MUNKY-Un, Deux, Trois, Cat

Calling all fans of, well, all music I guess, MUNKY have recently released their highly anticipated debut EP Un, Deux, Trois, Cat! The Dublin rockers have been steadily building a following over the last 2 years, releasing a number of rock, funk and blues inspired bangers. I say “all fans” because MUNKY are one of the most diverse bands to come out of Ireland in recent … Continue reading MUNKY-Un, Deux, Trois, Cat

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 one song to the next, mixing his many records together. While … Continue reading Kurt Vile-Childish Prodigy

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 his message.  Against a cheerful, swinging composition, & I Haven’t Even … Continue reading Ciarán Moran Releases Debut EP

John Grant-Why Don’t You Love Me Anymore

John Grant plays the Bord Gais Energy Theatre this Sunday and reclessreviews will be there looking on in awe. I’ve been a fan of Grant since his fantastic debut Queen of Denmark, with each release since taking us further into the mind and life of this great artist. In honour of his upcoming show, this week’s Track of the Week is Pale Green Ghosts‘ “Why Don’t You … Continue reading John Grant-Why Don’t You Love Me Anymore