Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival 2017

by - February 26, 2017

The Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival returns from Wednesday 1st March 2017 and culminates on Sunday 5th March 2017. As ever, it is a packed programme of events for all. The programme is dominated by a series of live music events, with...

Fresh Northern Irish Music

Watch: Amanda St John – Grow

by - February 24, 2017

2016 saw numerous debut albums from Northern Irish musicians, from folk to rock to electronic. One release back in May had a particular story to tell. Fast forward to the present and the soulful Amanda St John has just released a new...

Live Reviews

Frightened Rabbit – 7th February 2017

by - February 10, 2017

Frightened Rabbit Tuesday 7th February 2017 – Limelight 1, Belfast It’s still relatively early in...

Music Reviews

Car Chase City – Captain Gravity & The Wasters

by - February 20, 2017

  Fans of Tenacious D may recognize the name of this spunky, alternative-pop-punk quartet from...


Interview: Aislinn Logan

by - February 2, 2017

Last year London-based songwriter Aislinn Logan released her debut EP in the form of ‘Lost or Gone’. Across its four tracks, the release wedded more traditional elements such as acoustic guitar and piano with an array of electronic and slaved-over...


Influences & Inspirations: Owen Denvir

by - February 8, 2017

It is becoming increasingly harder to avoid Owen Denvir these days. On the back of...


Billy Bragg & Joe Henry – 29/01/2017

by - February 2, 2017

Photos from Billy Bragg and Joe Henry’s show in the Ulster Hall, Belfast on Sunday...