Shame return with absolute belter “Alphabet”

Shame, one of post-punk’s most promising bands in recent years, have returned with “Alphabet”, the first release off their upcoming second album. Back in 2018, Shame released their critically acclaimed debut record, Songs of Praise. Purposeful, energetic and downright brilliant, Shame were an instant hit. An extensive and tiring tour followed, after which the band took a deserved break. Fans have been anxiously awaiting a … Continue reading Shame return with absolute belter “Alphabet”

Movie Club release first single off upcoming debut album

Movie Club, Venice Beach’s genre-bending instrumentalists, have just released “Thunder”, the first single off their upcoming debut album, Black Flamingo. If you’ve read my previous posts covering Movie Club, you’ll have a good idea of what this duo is all about. Having already released a plethora of psychedelic rock singles, they’ve just added another banger to their repertoire with, “Thunder“. Featuring special guest Tim Lefebvre … Continue reading Movie Club release first single off upcoming debut album

Elina Filice releases powerful video for hit single “Thinking of You”

Back in May, Elina Filice released her latest single, “Thinking of You”. The song has become her most successful to date, garnering nearly a quarter of a million plays on Spotify. To complete the single, she’s released a powerful music video to match. “Thinking of You” is a funky track with an infectious chorus, blending pop and funk influences with modern hip-hop sounds. Listening to … Continue reading Elina Filice releases powerful video for hit single “Thinking of You”

Fintan McKahey: Goodbye

Cork-based low-fi indie singer/songwriter Fintan McKahey is no big secret. He’s everywhere at the minute. If you had gone along to a Junior Brother, Róisín O or The Scratch show pre-lockdown, there’s a good chance you would have seen him in support. And, as his stock keeps rising, he’s released a new single, “Goodbye“.  “Goodbye” is a love song in which McKahey explores the struggle … Continue reading Fintan McKahey: Goodbye

The Suncharms shine again

Bands come and go. They begin and end for many reasons, sometimes all too soon. For The Suncharms, that end felt too sudden. So, when a call came from a US record label back in 2016 looking to pull together a compilation album, they saw a second chance and grabbed it.  Formed in Sheffield in 1990, shoegaze/indie rockers The Suncharms went on to support indie-pop … Continue reading The Suncharms shine again

Craig Cooney: Young Forever

Dublin-based freestyle rapper Craig Cooney is dropping a brand new track on July 17th titled “Young Forever”, and we have the inside scoop.  Recorded in Windmill Lane Studios by engineer and producer Cormac Kavanagh, “Young Forever” finds Craig reminiscing and reflecting on his childhood. A laid-back track, its mellow beat and catchy chorus create nostalgic vibes. If the beat wasn’t enough, a choir of youths … Continue reading Craig Cooney: Young Forever

Yana releases debut EP, Distant Shore

Singer-songwriter Yana has released her debut EP Distant Shore, a powerful collection of folk songs inspired by friends and the sounds of Ireland.   Distant Shore features four carefully formed tracks, three of which, “Distant Shore”, “Will You Be There” and “Trapped In A Cage” have all been released previously and played extensively on radio. Distant Shore also contains “The Book Of Your Life”, a song … Continue reading Yana releases debut EP, Distant Shore

Gatton releases powerful new single “Soliloquy”

Hello friends and happy Friday! I’ve a new release by Gatton to share with you and I’ve a feeling you’ll love it.  “Soliloquy” is the Floridonian’s latest release and his third single of 2020. This time however, he’s brought on board the diverse talents of Wyn Starks, Jenna Bataller, Abigail Joy and Kennedy Brown, with each contributing their own flavour of pop vocals.  “Soliloquy” begins … Continue reading Gatton releases powerful new single “Soliloquy”