Quiet Arch founder Lyndon Stephens has passed away

by - January 11, 2020

We were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Quiet Arch founder Lyndon Stephens yesterday morning. Lyndon was a giant of music in Belfast and beyond, with a legacy that stretched far beyond the recent years of Quiet Arch....

Fresh Northern Irish Music

Premiere: Big Daisy – Go Outside

by - February 27, 2020

Petalled with familiar faces, newly blossomed Big Daisy are a peculiar type of fun. Fronted by Problem Patterns’ Ciara King, the four piece’s first single ‘Go Outside’ is expectedly ferocious; tinged with sad, but held firmly in the catchy noise-pop...

Live Reviews

Anna’s Number – 1st February 2020

by - February 20, 2020

Little over a week ago, Matty Burke got onstage in a bustling Black Box with...

Music Reviews

Happy Out – Is, Was, Wasn’t

by - February 23, 2020

Much has been made of this post-rock trio from Letterkenny. A popular spawning point for...


Interview: Stop Stop Start Again

by - November 25, 2019

Stop Stop Start Again were one of the highlights of the local scene over the past decade. Taking the glam rock of Marc Bolan/T Rex as their starting point, they had a sound that embraced punk, post punk and hard...


2020: On The Rise

by - January 28, 2020

Ones to watch lists can sometimes be a flawed endeavour as there are undoubtedly artists...


Charity Shop Vinyl – 02/02/2019

by - February 7, 2019

Photos from Charity Shop Vinyl’s show in the Nerve Centre, Derry on Saturday 2nd February...