FONTAINES D.C.-Dogrel

Every once in a while a band comes along who create a buzz without having dropped a record. The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Killers and The Strokes had developed followings before any major releases, mainly thanks to their live shows and exposure through early reviews. What followed were the releases of acclaimed debuts that areContinue reading “FONTAINES D.C.-Dogrel”

Show Me The Body-Dog Whistle

Do you suffer from the 3 o’clock slump? Do you also find one day slowly running into the next? If you answered “Yes” to the questions above, Dog Whistle is for you. Comprising of 11 reinvigorating ingredients, Dog Whistle has the power to shake you free from the clutches of boredom and perpetual numbness. ThisContinue reading “Show Me The Body-Dog Whistle”

Kurt Vile-Childish Prodigy

I was one of the lucky ones who got to see Kurt Vile live at Vicar Street late last year. If you’ve heard his most recent record, Bottle It In, you might get the impression that he’s pretty laid back. That wasn’t the case on the night however. Vile was relentless during his set, tearing from oneContinue reading “Kurt Vile-Childish Prodigy”

Show Me The Body-Arcanum

This week has been tough. I haven’t been able to find much free time to get up to my usual tricks, or any out of office activities really. So why the lack of free time? “Arcanum” by Show Me The Body that’s why. I can’t stop listening to it. I’ve it on Spotify, on theContinue reading “Show Me The Body-Arcanum”

Ciarán Moran Releases Debut EP

Dublin wordsmith Ciarán Moran has today released his debut EP & I Haven’t Even Started Yet. Featuring 5 tracks, the EP, for reclessreviews anyway, is an improvement for an artist who’s songs are influenced by both personal and social issues. His distinctive accent also sets him apart, forming a correlation between his music and hisContinue reading “Ciarán Moran Releases Debut EP”

The National-Light Years

Ah, The National. The gift that keeps on giving. They’ve gone and done it again with the release of yet another beautiful single, “Light Years”. The last track on the upcoming record I Am Easy To Find, “Light Years” is an easy choice for our Track of the Week. Enjoy “Light Years” below.

The National – Sleep Well Beast

It’s finally here!! All is well in this world again with the release of The Nationals seventh album ‘Sleep Well Beast’. It’s been four years since ‘Trouble Will Find Me‘ and on first appearances, the wait is worth it. Four singles preceded the release of the album, the best in my opinion being ‘Carin InContinue reading “The National – Sleep Well Beast”

The Killers – Hot Fuss

Ah yes. The Killers. The early Killers actually just to clear things up. Back when Brandon Flowers was fresh faced and Mr. Brightside took over the world of radio. They came flying out of the traps with their early singles and became one of the biggest bands in the world in a pretty short spaceContinue reading “The Killers – Hot Fuss”