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Peter Cinnamond

Radio raconteur. Irish League anorak. Dabbler of moving pictures. Suplex advocate.

Interview: Axis Of

“Playing it safe is pointless.” We didn’t see much of Axis Of in 2014, in fact we hadn’t really heard much news from the North Coast trio since summer ’13. That was until late last year when the band came…

January 14, 2015

Chordblossom Sessions: Those Ghosts – We’ll Take Time

CB Kickstart ’13 winners Those Ghosts released their second EP ‘Delays’ at the end of 2014 and were promptly invited to celebrate its unveiling to the world by playing one of our fine shows in Belfast at The Bar With…

January 6, 2015

Chordblossom’s Top 25 Northern Irish Songs of 2014

  Top 25 Northern Irish Songs of 2014 by Chordblossom on Mixcloud Taking a look back at what was a mighty year in Northern Irish music, Peter and Rob close out 2014 by counting down the top 25 tracks from…

December 29, 2014

Premiere: Aspen Pales – Blue

From the the depths of rural southern Co. Down emerges brand new four-piece Aspen Pales with their rather delightful debut single ‘Blue‘ The eagle eyed of you will recognise the name immediately, the band first coming to our attention as one of the shortlisted…

December 11, 2014

NI Music Weekly: Future NI ‘Sound Of…’ Contenders + Christmas Shows Galore

NI Music Weekly: Future NI ‘Sound Of…’ Contenders + Christmas Shows Galore by Chordblossom on Mixcloud The Christmas trees are up and the lights have been turned on, there’s no hiding from it – Christmas time is here. And with…

December 10, 2014

NI Music Weekly: The Best Pledge Campaign Exclusives + Sonic Highways NI?

NI Music Weekly: The Best Pledge Campaign Exclusives + Sonic Highways NI? by Chordblossom on Mixcloud This week delivers us a fine collection of new tunes as some of our local big hitters release fresh material to help us through the…

November 26, 2014

Interview: Callum Stewart

Interview: Callum Stewart – Nov 2014 by Chordblossom on Mixcloud Following in the footsteps of fellow Mid-Ulster natives Shauna Tohill (Silhouette) & General Fiasco, hotly tipped teenager Callum Stewart is the latest fresh-faced songwriter to emerge from just south of the Maiden City with…

November 26, 2014

NI Music Weekly: NI Music Prize 2014 recap, Scratch My Progress look back + Callum Stewart chat

NI Music Weekly: NI Music Prize 2014 recap, Scratch My Progress look back + Callum Stewart chat by Chordblossom on Mixcloud Featuring some of our favourite new music of the year so far, this week we look back at the…

November 19, 2014

NI Music Weekly: NI Music Prize 2014 Preview Special

NI Music Weekly: NI Music Prize 2014 Preview Special by Chordblossom on Mixcloud Ahead of the glorious NI Music Prize 2014 award ceremony which closes out Belfast Music Weekly, Peter & Rob are joined by Captain of the Metaphorical Boat…

November 14, 2014

Watch: Owen McGarry – Soon Feat. Conor Scott

Recently back from a trek touring across various parts of Europe, Belfast singer-songwriter Owen McGarry has released the second single from his recent colab-EP ‘Stray’. This time featuring the vocal talents of fellow Belfast native Conor Scott, ‘Soon’ is a…

November 3, 2014

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…

October 29, 2014

NI Music Weekly: 1 Year Anniversary of the Podcast + 11 Free Gigs in One Night Preview

NI Music Weekly: 1 Year Anniversary of the Podcast + 11 Free Gigs in One Night Preview by Chordblossom on Mixcloud 12 months on and thirty podcasts later, Rob and I are still riding the CB Podcast town with a bagful…

October 15, 2014

NI Music Weekly: The Wood Burning Savages ‘EP’ Launch Preview, Big Music Project + #NILightsOut

NI Music Weekly: The Wood Burning Savages ‘EP’ Launch Preview, Big Music Project + #NILightsOut by Chordblossom on Mixcloud It’s mere days before we launch CB live gigs with some the best bands we’ve heard all year. But before that we’ve…

October 8, 2014

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…

October 1, 2014

Introducing #59: Cadaver Club

Name: Cadaver Club Formed:  2012 Hometown: Fermanagh Genre: Funeral Punk Line-up: Mister Crowe (vocals), Boom Chic Chic (Bass), Dirge (Guitar), Draggle (Drums) ◀ Q & A ▶ ▶ What’s the story behind your stage name? Stage name? What stage name? – Mr. Crowe…

September 26, 2014