NI Music Weekly: NI Music Prize 2014 Shortlist Recap + Freshers Week Gig Review

  NI Music Weekly: NI Music Prize 2014 Shortlist Recap + Freshers Week Gig Review by Chordblossom on Mixcloud Rob returns to the podcast this week, and just in time to chat about the biggest news since summer – the...

Creative Belfast Presents Output

  Belfast City Council has announced eleven free showcases will take place in venues throughout the city centre and Cathedral Quarter, following Northern Ireland’s largest ever one day music conference, being hosted by on Thursday October 16.    ‘Creative Belfast presents Output’...

Million Dollar Reload – 20th September 2014

  Million Dollar Reload with support from St. Hellfire. Saturday 20th September, 2014 – The Diamond Rock Club, Ahoghill. It’s not one of the bigger crowds tonight at the local mecca for all things hard and heavy, which is no reflection on the bands on...

Northern Ireland Music Prize Shortlist Announced

The twelve albums have been shortlisted ahead of the  Northern Ireland Music Prize 2014. The winning album will be announced at a special awards night on November 15th at the  Mandela Hall.  A 70+ panel of Northern Irish industry experts were...

Watch: A Plastic Rose – Move Islands

  A Plastic Rose are back with a vengeance with their highly anticipated new single ‘Move Islands.’ Taken from forthcoming album ‘Flickering Light Of An Inner War,’ it is a treat for all APR fans and will certainly win the lads...

NI Music Weekly: Freshers Week Gig Preview + Guinness Amplify Review

NI Music Weekly: Freshers Week Gig Preview + Guinness Amplify Review by Chordblossom on Mixcloud Students have taken over Belfast and Derry this weekend, which means nobody is getting a good nights sleep but luckily there is loads of excellent...

Metallic Elements: Never mind the length, feel the metallic breadth

  Never mind the length, feel the metallic breadth SINCE the first tolls of the bell on the eponymous Black Sabbath début of 1969 introduced an unsuspecting world to the hellish tones of ‘heavy metal’ the genre, so derided by...

Volume Control: Clash Of The New Breeds Line-up Announced

  The mighty Volume Control are back with their Clash of the New Breeds this Friday 26th September at Oh Yeah Music Centre. Launched in 2013, after the team decided they wanted to run an annual event that offered new...

News

Sick Records and Aether & Echo Present The High Dials

by - October 1, 2014

Sick Records are launching the first of a series of gigs next Thursday 9th October at Aether & Echo,  Lower Garfield Street, Belfast ‘Sick Records Presents’ will feature The High Dials, with support from Thee Dreadfuls and Ryan Fitzsimmons (DJ Set)....

Music Reviews

Don’t Shoot – The Wonderkid

by - October 1, 2014

  There are many who would argue that indie rock is on the decline. Indie...

Singles Club

Molarbear – ‘Fierce Brosnan’

by - September 22, 2014

  Call it what you will – a band, a project, a who’s-who of local...

Live Reviews

Nils Frahm – 28th September 2014

by - September 30, 2014

  Nils Frahm & Ryan Vail Sunday 28th September 2014 – City Hall, Belfast To...

Blogs

Rob’s Gig Guide: 29th September – 5th October 2014

by - September 30, 2014

  My evenings are filled with finalising the details of our first monthly gig night...

Interviews

Interview: Stendhal Festival

by - August 6, 2014

Earning a sterling reputation over the years for its stand out collection of bands, beautiful surroundings...

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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