Month: February 2015

Niamh Crowther – Origins

Debut single from award winning singer songwriter from Co Meath. Origins is the new single from award winning Co. Meath singer songwriter Niamh Crowther At just 18 years old, Niamh has had more acclaim and praise than any of her peers. In 2013 she beat off 15,000 other young people to claim the Irish Youth Music Awards. The accompanying demo “bullets” was released to radio and received great coverage including “single of the week” on 4fm. A few weeks after that, Hotpress magazine singled her out as one to watch. This coverage earned prestigious support slots with PictureHouse, Blink...

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David King – Ruirteach Blues [Album]

Review by Bobby Green. If you like your blues with a stomp and a punch of Rock n Roll attitude then this album is for you. David King is a Dublin folk and blues singer with an E.P entitled “Dig my Own Hole”. Gigging and live performances started for David as part of Dublin Rock band Gracehopper where he played guitar and fronted the band as lead singer. Gracehopper had roots in Blues/Funk/Prog Rock and played around Ireland for 6 years until they disbanded in 2010. At the core of Led Zeppelin and Cream is the blues and through...

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Little Hours Interview

A little over six months ago a band from Killybegs, Donegal, entered and won a 2FM “Play at Picnic” competition. They have since supported acts such as Gavin James, James Bay and Tom Baxter, released their debut EP and their first single is on rotation on National Radio stations. Their star is shining bright yet John Doherty and Ryan Closkey of Little Hours remain modest and humble in their success. After playing in different groups around Killybegs then a joint project and later solo projects the two met up last Christmas “and started playing around with songs that both...

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Cronin New EP ‘Nelson Riddle’

Cronin have announced details of a new EP ‘Nelson Riddle’ The EP is available to download and limited edition CD on Live Transmission Records from 2nd March 2015.The band will play some live dates in support of the release. Sat 28th Feb – The Village Inn, Drumlish, Co Longford. With The Strypes. Fri 6th March – No1, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. Fri 13th March – The Boogallo, Highgate, London, UK. Sat 14th March – The Brudenell social, Leeds, UK Fri 20th March – The Mercantile, Dublin. Weds 1st April – The Crane Lane, Cork. Weds 6th April – Cobblestone Joes,...

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