Ireland’s Got Talent: Part 3

We’re back with Part 3 of our Ireland’s Got Talent series! Hopefully you’ve found some new music to fall in love with in parts 1 & 2, but if you’re still looking for that new sound, fear not, Part 3 should take care of that. Silverbacks Silverbacks are a band with massive potential. They’ve released a number of singles and EPs to date, the most … Continue reading Ireland’s Got Talent: Part 3

Ireland’s Got Talent: Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of our Ireland’s Got Talent series. Part 1 featured our first 4 up-and-coming acts, and today we’ve got 4 more great bands and artists for you to check out. The Murder Capital The Murder Capital are one of the many bands I’ve been dying to see live, and I’m not the only one. They spent the guts of 2018 playing their post-punk … Continue reading Ireland’s Got Talent: Part 2

Ireland’s Got Talent: Part 1

We’ve produced some great acts here in Ireland, haven’t we? It’s a long list that takes in the internationally known and locally beloved. Today, I want to stay local to a certain degree and talk about some of our up-and-coming acts. Having finally bought a ticket to All Together Now I’ve been running through the list of performers, taking note of the Irish acts who will be … Continue reading Ireland’s Got Talent: Part 1

Post-Punk Revival Revival?

What does post-punk revival revival mean? Did post-punk fade away? Why is it even important? Was that a typo? These are all questions you might have asked yourself when you read the headline. What do I mean by post-punk revival revival? Let me explain. We all remember the heyday of the early 2000’s when post-punk/alt-rock bands such as The Strokes, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Franz Ferdinand, … Continue reading Post-Punk Revival Revival?