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 one song to the next, mixing his many records together. While … Continue reading Kurt Vile-Childish Prodigy
Kurt Vile & The Violators made their way to Vicar Street last Wednesday night and I was lucky enough to get myself a ticket. I’d been looking forward to this gig for quite a while so by the time it came around, I was ready for some good old indie-folk rock! Venue Vicar Street, one of my favourite Irish venues. I’ve seen Joe Bonamassa here … Continue reading Get all mushy and lovey-dovey Kurt Vile Live at Vicar Street
VOTE VILE! Or at least get a ticket to his Vicar Street show on November 14th. I’m going, and isn’t that reason enough to get one!? Only messing! Kurt Vile’s been making great music for almost two decades, firstly releasing two records as lead guitarist of The War On Drugs and four solo records since. His first two comprised of home recordings that stretched back … Continue reading VOTE VILE!
One of the catchiest songs you’re ever likely to hear, Kurt Vile’s ‘Pretty Pimpin’ comes from his sixth record ‘b’lieve i’m goin down’ and it’s our Track Of The Week. That record is a few years old now but I don’t think it could ever actually age! Check out ‘Pretty Pimpin’ below. Photo Credit: Pinterest Continue reading Kurt Vile-Pretty Pimpin