DYK: ‘World Without Face’

by Danielle Holian DYK have released their debut album World Without Face. The prog-rockers’ seven-track album is accompanied with a video for ‘All Criminals’. This single showcases the main themes off the record, dealing with topics like social and political issues and responsibility affecting global humanity. Indie Band Guru said, “The power of the song will … Continue reading DYK: ‘World Without Face’

Single Review: Jack And The Darling Ones ‘Great And Terrible End’

by Danielle Holian ‘Great And Terrible End’ is a great beginning to Jack and The Darling Ones’ recording career. Ciarán’s scat singing and an aggressive snare-rim beat kickstart their psychotic first single. A dissonant, ear-catching guitar riff pulls the listener in and doesn’t let them go. The curtain has been raised on a freakshow you … Continue reading Single Review: Jack And The Darling Ones ‘Great And Terrible End’

Live Review: Farmer Michael and Kathleen @ The Corralea Court Hotel

by James Fleming Two barstools set facing each other at slight angles on the stage, a microphone resting on each one. A three-quarters full room in a hotel in the centre of Tuam, Co. Galway. The scene is set for an evening of humour of the most low-brow sort… There’s an art to the insult, … Continue reading Live Review: Farmer Michael and Kathleen @ The Corralea Court Hotel

Planet Parade Announce Debut Album!

by James Fleming Planet parade are all set to release their debut album Mercury on February 24. But, they’ve graciously shared their new single Zodiac with us which will be available digitally next week. Zodiac features Oisin Murtagh, Paul Kiernan and James Doherty (Booka Brass), Graham Hopkins (The Frames, Glen Hansard), Joe Furlong (James Vincent … Continue reading Planet Parade Announce Debut Album!

The Little Kicks: ‘Don’t Get Mad Get Even’

by Danielle Holian The Little Kicks share ‘Don't Get Mad Get Even’ video on Northern Transmissions. Their brand new album Shake Off Your Troubles will be released on March 3 via Loosen Up Records. Read our review here. Steven Milne (singer) commented on the track: “For me “Don’t Get Mad Get Even” is the sound of … Continue reading The Little Kicks: ‘Don’t Get Mad Get Even’

Sweet Gum Tree: ‘Sustain The Illusion’

by Danielle Holian   Sweet Gum Tree has announced their brand new album Sustain The Illusion, which is due for release March 31 via The Orchard / Plastic Head. Their new single ‘Twinkle’ was premiered via For Folk’s Sake. Praise: “A thing of delicate beauty... Sweeping cinematic strings, classical structures, and wonderfully textured acoustics provide the … Continue reading Sweet Gum Tree: ‘Sustain The Illusion’