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Moira Calling - Arborist

Arborist – A Northern View

We live in a unique part of the world. Our views about what it means to live in Northern Ireland today are diverse and conflicted and torn. Arguably more so than ever post-Brexit. But still we love it, and know…

April 8, 2020

the divine comedy

The Divine Comedy – Office Politics

Just when we thought we’d heard it all from Neil Hannon, he surprises us with another curveball. The king of quirk is back. And he’s at his creative and colourful best. Office Politics is a unique offering. The twelfth album…

October 20, 2019

The Crossfire Hurricanes photo

The Crossfire Hurricanes – Break Through The Sky

In his infamous speech at the 2014 Brit Awards, Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner took it upon himself to fight the corner for rock n’ roll, dropping the mic as he proclaimed that although “it seems like it’s faded away…

May 24, 2019

Jeff Buckley Revisited

Jeff Buckley Revisited​: Grace – 11th May 2019

There are very few albums as unique and special as Jeff Buckley’s Grace.  Since his untimely death in 1997, this body of work has taken on a life of its own and many now recognise it as one of the…

May 21, 2019

Photography by Stephen Collins

brand new friend, Little Arcadia, Sleeping Outside, Villa In France – 26th April 2019

Ask anyone living around the North Coast what their first trip to Kellys was like, and you’ll get a list of stories coming back at you about overcrowded uni buses, fake ID’s, fake tan, and other extremely hazy memories of…

April 28, 2019