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Emma O'Reilly - Purge

Emma O’Reilly – Purge

Songwriter Emma O’Reilly produces a haunting take on the alternative-pop and folk genres with her latest E.P. Purge.

Opening with a howl of harmonic texture that encapsulates the scratching uneasy folk that dominates Purge, ‘Winter’ finds Emma O’Reilly pulling together the diverse array of influences and sounds that form the core of her music. 169 more words


The Midnight Union Band - Of Life & Lesser Evils

The Midnight Union Band – Of Life & Lesser Evils

Alternative-trad outfit the Midnight Union Band produce a big, full-on folk sound with their first album  220 more words


Cloud Castle Lake to headline the Workman's Club

Cloud Castle Lake have confirmed they will headline a show at the Workman’s Club in Dublin on Friday, March 27th.

The trio impressed with their stellar debut E.P.  119 more words


'Get Folked' at the Grand Social

Eat A Peach have announced the line-up for Get Folked, the first night in a series of monthly live music events at the Grand Social. 100 more words


Fia Rua - Darkness

Alternative-folk songwriter Fia Rua has released the new music video for this latest single ‘Darkness’.

Directed by Fia Rua and Verena Kandler, the video is described by the songwriter as “The song and video might seem dark at first, but it’s about facing the demons, talking to the ‘Darkness’, which I believe is a positive exercise. 104 more words


C Duncan - Deput LP..sometime in 2015

Known as C Duncan, Christopher Duncan is a Glasgow-based composer and recording artist.

With a degree in music composition under his belt, Duncan is also a multi-instrumentalist and has had his music featured on various TV programs such as ‘Waterloo Road’.  225 more words


Astronauts - 'Hollow Ponds' - (Plus interview)

It may be hard to conceive how one broken leg and a long stay in a hospital could inspire one to write a single song let alone a whole album, but in Dan Carney’s case, he has achieved just that.  974 more words