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Robert Brown

Editor of Chordblossom. Local music aficionado. Amateur League Footballer. Long Distance Runner

Chordblossom Output Belfast Showcase 2019 Poster

Evening Showcases Announced For Output 2019

The evening showcases for Ireland’s largest one-day music conference and showcase have been announced. With over forty artists and bands playing in across Belfast in the evening, Output 2019 should be unmissable This year Chordblossom will be teaming up with…

February 10, 2019

Jealous of the Birds Fresh Music From Northern Ireland Spotify

Fresh Music From Northern Ireland – December 2018 & January 2019

Our Fresh Music From Northern Ireland spotify playlist has received its latest update. Check out new tracks from SOAK, Tommy Jag, Problem Patterns and many more.

February 5, 2019

Kelan Galligan Far Away The Castle_Master 3 Reevah

Premiere: Kelan Galligan Featuring Reevah – Far Away The Castle

Having impressed with debut singles of ‘Brightens Me’ and ‘Snowball’, Derry songwriter Kelan Galligan starts off 2019 with his latest release ‘Far Away The Castle‘. Reminiscent of early offerings from Joshua Radin, ‘Far Away The Castle’ sees Galligan teaming up…

January 31, 2019

Outsourced 2018

Outsourced: Top Northern Irish Songs Of 2018

Whether you are a regular or a casual visitor to Chordblossom we hope our passion for local music comes across loud and clear. Thankfully it isn’t just us that are passionate about Northern Irish music, there are a wide variety…

January 15, 2019

Emerald Armada Fresh Music From Northern Ireland

Fresh Music From Northern Ireland – November 2018

Our Fresh Music From Northern Ireland spotify playlist has received its latest update. Check out new tracks from Gemma Bradley, Cormac Neeson, TOUTS and many more. 

December 3, 2018

The Wood Burning Savages - Northern Ireland Music Prize 2018

NI Music Prize 2018 – The Wood Burning Savages Do The Double

The NI Music Prize stepped up to the big leagues for 2018 with a move to the legendary Ulster Hall and a host of new prizes up for grabs. Hannah Peel had the task of opening proceedings and put togehter…

November 16, 2018

Pale Lanterns Photo

Stream: Pale Lanterns – Driftwood

Pale Lanterns left quite an impression on us when they appeared on our radar earlier this year. The Darragh Donnelly fronted four piece dazzled us with the enchanting alt folk of single ‘In the Dark We Are’ and subsequently walked…

November 15, 2018

Wynona Bleach Fresh Music From Northern Ireland

Fresh Music From Northern Ireland – October 2018

Our Fresh Music From Northern Ireland spotify playlist has received its latest update. Check out new tracks from Rebekah Fitch, Vokxen, Wynona Bleach and many more. 

November 4, 2018

john andrews music

Introducing: #99 – John Andrews

Name: John Andrews Formed: 2018 Hometown: Belfast Genre: Singer Songwriter ◀ Q & A ▶ ▶ Tell us about your band name My artist name is my own name, John Andrews. Most of my songs are about first hand experiences…

November 2, 2018

atlantic sessions 2018

Atlantic Sessions Celebrate Ten Years

It requires a certain tenacity and commitment to producing special events that allows an organisation to reach a tenth anniversary. After nine great years of live music around the North Coast, Atlantic Sessions reach that milestone in 2018. To celebrate…

October 29, 2018

Jordan Adetunji Fresh Music From Northern Ireland

Fresh Music From Northern Ireland – September 2018

Our Fresh Music From Northern Ireland Spotify playlist has been updated with 25 fresh new tracks including new releases from SOAK, JC Stewart, Gnarkats and Documenta. 

October 7, 2018

fiona harte

Watch: Fiona Harte – White Picket Fence

It is nice to see musicians from Northern Ireland spreading their wings and taking their music to foreign shores. Currently residing in New York, Fiona Harte has just released her debut single ‘White Picket Fence‘. Having worked alongside Duke Special…

September 25, 2018

Pavilion BOTB 2018

Pavilion’s BOTB Returns

After being shut briefly to allow for refurbishment, the Pavilion has re-opened its doors and is once again hosting their usual Battle of the Bands competition. Open to bands and solo musicians from across Northern Ireland, the Pavilion BOTB gigs…

September 17, 2018

Molto Vivo 2 Fresh Music From NI

Fresh Music From Northern Ireland – August 2018 Playlist

What looked initially to be a quiet month for our Fresh Music From Northern Ireland playlist, turned out to be a belter. Featuring tracks from Son Of The Hound, Hand Models, Molto Vivo and Ciara O’Neill there is something for…

September 9, 2018

Stendhal Festival 2018 Crowd Shot Woodland

Stendhal Festival 2018 Photo Gallery

Photos from Stendhal Festival 2018 by Robert Brown. You can read the full review here. “Relive the wonderful occasion that was Stendhal Festival 2018 in Limavady. Photos by Robert Brown.” From Stendhal Festival 2018. Posted by Chordblossom on 8/13/2018 (78…

August 19, 2018