NI Music Weekly: Output Showcase Report, New Pledge Campaigns + Atlantic Sessions Line Up

NI Music Weekly: Output Showcase Report, New Pledge Campaigns + Atlantic Sessions Line Up by Chordblossom on Mixcloud With Halloween days away, the Brothers Grimm spill the news on new pledge campaigns from Trucker Diablo & Duke Special and report...

7.5 Tonnes of Beard – 23rd October 2014

  7.5 Tonnes of Beard with Hornets & Zlatanera Thursday 23rd October 2014 – Voodoo, Belfast BEARDS grown at approximately half a millimetre per day. In 20 days a beard will have on average grown 10mm. To cultivate 7.5 tonnes...

Chordblossom Sessions: The Wood Burning Savages – Premier League

Earmarked by CB as one of the most essential Northern Irish live bands of the past few years  (a viewed shared by 6Music’s Tom Robinson) you can now see for yourself what all the fuss is about as the incomparable The Wood Burning Savages perform...

Rainy Boy Sleep – 24th October 2014

  Rainy Boy Sleep with support from Chelsey Chambers Friday 24th October 2014 – Mason’s, Derry Having recently signed to Universal, this is the penultimate Northern Irish show for the singer-songwriter Rainy Boy Sleep. Promoting his new EP, “Ambulance”, he...

Chordblossom Sessions: His New Atlas – Pillars

  His New Atlas is one of our youngest yet hardest working musicians, notching up over 200 shows in the space of 18 months across the UK and Ireland. His ambient acoustic stylings have won him plenty of plaudits not least...

Metallic Elements: Time For the Extreme

  Time For the Extreme LET’S face it heavy metal is regarded as an extreme sub-genre of what is euphemistically called popular music. It exists in an underground cavern of wailing guitars and pounding drums. Yet, even the term heavy...

Talking Tatts

  From family connections to first loves and cultural differences, tattoos offer a unique insight into a person’s interests and personality in a way that no other art form can. And it IS an art form, as the ‘Talking Tatts‘...

Chordblossom Presents: LORIS

  We promised our first gig wouldn’t be a one off, and since we don’t like to go back on our word we can now reveal that LORIS will headline our second show! LORIS have been working hard to finish...

News

Watch: 7.5 Tonnes of Beard – The Fear

by - October 29, 2014

  From the opening 30 seconds it is blatantly obvious that this new single from 7.5 Tonnes of Beard is going to be a bruising encounter. Not surprisingly the band are based in Portstewart (Dear help any one living next...

Music Reviews

Paper Man – Midfield Modern Argument

by - October 14, 2014

  Herein lies the second EP from Ballyclare alt rockers Paper Man, following on from...

Singles Club

Tiny Vinyls – ‘Black Eyes’

by - October 29, 2014

  Hailing from Dublin and approaching their second anniversary, 5 piece Alt Rock band, Tiny...

Live Reviews

Creative Belfast Presents Output

by - October 28, 2014

A who’s who of Northern Irish music was on display for a series of free...

Blogs

Rob’s Gig Guide: 27th October – 2nd November 2014

by - October 28, 2014

  All eyes are firmly glancing at the Sound of Belfast programme of events as...

Interviews

Talking Tatts

by - October 19, 2014

  From family connections to first loves and cultural differences, tattoos offer a unique insight...

Introducing

Introducing #59: Cadaver Club

by - September 26, 2014

Name: Cadaver Club Formed:  2012 Hometown: Fermanagh Genre: Funeral Punk Line-up: Mister Crowe (vocals), Boom Chic Chic (Bass),...

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