Ciaran Lavery & Ryan Vail Sea Legs launch – 18th April 2015

Ciaran Lavery & Ryan Vail with support from Arborist Saturday 18th April 2015 – SS Nomadic, Belfast Every now and then Belfast is host to a different kind of gig. A gig where the artists, the music, the crowd and...

Chordblossom Presents: Owen McGarry – South EP Launch

Our ambition for our live shows was that we could host special occasions whether in the form of offering bands their first show in Belfast or hosting EP or album launches. So far we think we have done quite well...

Hidden Machine 10 – 9th April 2015

Patrick Gardiner & Susie Blue EP launch, with support from The Sea Close By & Jess Edlin Thursday 9th April 2015 – Voodoo, Belfast Voodoo Belfast plays the part of this evening’s host venue as Hidden Machine showcase their exciting...

Chordblossom & Hidden Machine Present: Silences – ‘The Sea’ Single Launch

We are delighted to announce that we are teaming up with local promoter Hidden Machine to host a very special gig. On Friday 8th May 2015 Silences will launch their new single, ‘The Sea‘ at a special show in the...

Gross Net – Cassette

  When members of two bands you’re a fan of coalesce into one, then you know it’s going to be something special. Gross Net are one of those bands. Girls Names guitarist Phillip Quinn has teamed up with Autumns’ Christian...

Trucker Diablo – Rise Above the Noise

  NI rockers Trucker Diablo led a truly charmed life almost from the moment they formed in early 2008. They toured relentlessly and wrote some truly fantastic songs, resulting in a huge fan base and some spectacular gigs (Download, anyone?)...

Chordblossom Presents: Exposure #05

  After a detour into the realm of singer songwriters,  Exposure #005 is firmly planted into the rock variety. Chordblossom Presents: Exposure #005: Shoot The Preacher, Petty Youth & The Twenty Friday 24th April 2015 – The Bar With No Name...

BeeMickSee – Belfast Yank

When you think of hip hop, you think of NYC, Compton and the Dirty South. Belfast isn’t somewhere that springs to mind and It doesn’t take Einstein to work out that rap isn’t a genre we’re really known for up...

News

Hot Cops at Smalltown America

by - April 21, 2015

As part of their recent series of live shows Smalltown America have been recording special sessions with each of their artists. The latest band to get the STA session treatment is Hot Cops. #1 Babes by Hot Cops Seen by...

Music Reviews

Down To Level – Snake Eyes

by - April 23, 2015

  When we reviewed Down To Level’s debut EP, we had to speak about it...

Singles Club

We, The Oceanographers – ‘Same Old Story’ b/w ‘The Ocean’

by - April 19, 2015

  ..or to give it its official title ‘A Single by We, the Oceanographers’, is the...

Live Reviews

Ciaran Lavery & Ryan Vail Sea Legs launch – 18th April 2015

by - April 20, 2015

Ciaran Lavery & Ryan Vail with support from Arborist Saturday 18th April 2015 – SS...

Blogs

Rob’s Gig Guide: 13th – 19th April 2015

by - April 12, 2015

  Given the excitement surrounding Record Store Day this Saturday (18th April), you’d be forgiven...

Interviews

Interview: Melyssa Shannon – R51

by - March 8, 2015

  Ahead of last Saturday’s Her World event in the Oh Yeah centre, Laura Heather...

Introducing

Introducing #63: CQD

by - April 24, 2015

Name: CQD Formed: Summer 2012 Hometown: Belfast Genre: Alt Rock Line-up: Daithi Greene, George Patterson, Ryan Hart & Peter...

NI Music Weekly

Sessions

Chordblossom Sessions: Those Ghosts – We’ll Take Time

by - January 6, 2015

CB Kickstart ’13 winners Those Ghosts released their second EP ‘Delays’ at the end of...

    Photosets

    A Plastic Rose Album Launch – 26th February 2015

    by - March 5, 2015

    Photos from A Plastic Rose‘s album launch in the Mandela Hall, Belfast. Support from Hot...