Rock Against Homelessness

Rock Against Homelessness was a gig with a purpose. With an already terrible homeless situation in Ireland worsening, eight Irish acts came together under the lights of the Olympia to help fight it. Curated by Fontaines D.C., the gig ended up raising almost €70,000 for Focus Ireland.  The show The show itself was a spectacle. Most acts played 2-4 songs for the sell-out crowd, with … Continue reading Rock Against Homelessness

The Murder Capital live at Vicar Street

The Murder Capital returned Thursday night for their first show on Irish soil since Other Voices in November of last year. The venue for their return would be Vicar Street, a stage graced by many of the world’s best and biggest acts. They arranged a hell of a lineup too, giving the night a festival atmosphere. Junior Brother, Unorthodox Coolock and Egyptian Blue in support … Continue reading The Murder Capital live at Vicar Street

Sharpson drops new video for “Kate Bush”

Dónal Sharpson, aka Sharpson, is a Dublin-based music producer and DJ. He’s just dropped a new video for his single “Kate Bush“, and we have it. Directed by Niall Cutler and featuring Irish comedian Hannah Mamalis (Dream Gun), the trippy, warping video pays homage to Kate Bush’s own trippy music videos. Press play below! Oh, and Sharpson is everywhere, you might just not know it … Continue reading Sharpson drops new video for “Kate Bush”

Shady Nasty: Bad Posture

A few weeks ago, Shady Nasty released their single “AA”, which I had on repeat and covered. Today they’ve released their latest EP Bad Posture, and I’m excited to tell you about it. If EPs are intended to lay down a marker, Shady Nasty makes a hell of a statement. Brooding, brash and bruising, Bad Posture only leaves you wanting more. Previously released “AA” maybe … Continue reading Shady Nasty: Bad Posture

WOB!: Stay Together

The best part about running reclessreviews is the new music I’m either introduced to or find and can’t wait to tell you about. WOB! is a perfect example of that. A Serbian/Irish multi-instrumentalist and electronic music producer, WOB! has his first EP, Odysseus coming out this April and after a sneaky listen, it’s definitely a release to get excited about. Ahead of the Odysseus, WOB! … Continue reading WOB!: Stay Together