Youth Mass Announce Release Date for Next Single “Somebody Help Me”
Nov29

Youth Mass Announce Release Date for Next Single “Somebody Help Me”

Youth Mass have announced the release of the first single, Somebody Help Me, from their anticipated new EP, on the 09th December 2016. The single, which follows on from the critically acclaimed 2014 debut album “morning run / evening sun”, will be available on iTunes, Google Play Music, Spotify and usual outlets. The 4 piece will mark the release by playing The Midnight Hour in Whelan’s Dublin the following night, Saturday the 10th of December, with support coming on the night from Almost Ghosts....

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DAITHI New EP & Single Release Date
Feb11

DAITHI New EP & Single Release Date

Daithi releases his new EP Tribes on 26th February. The next single from the EP is Love’s On Top featuring Dublin singer-songwriter Sinead White. This follows the 2015 big single, Mary Keanes Introduction, which has been nominated for a Choice Music Prize. The EP will be available on limited 12” vinyl and well as digitally. The vinyl is available to pre-order from http://www.daithi.ie/ . The vinyl pre-order includes an immediate download of Mary Keanes Introduction and Love’s On Top. Daithi will tour the country in February and March, including the Tribes launch show in the Roisin Dubh on 26th February.   Tour Dates   Feb 17th: Electric, Galway Feb 19th: Generator Hostel, Dublin Feb 24th: HMV Sound Garden, Sligo Feb 26th: Roisin Dubh, Galway (Tribes launch) March 16th: Connolly’s of Leap, Cork March 19th: Cyprus Avenue, Cork March 26th: Swan Lane, Navan March 27th: SG1 Fermoy,...

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Toby Kaar live at M-NUS – Sat 2nd April
Jan29

Toby Kaar live at M-NUS – Sat 2nd April

Southern Hospitality Board presents TOBY KAAR GUMBRIELLE EP Launch + CHRIS POWER Saturday 2nd April M-NUS, Hanover Street Doors 
9pm Early Bird Tickets €10 / General Admission €12 tickets on sale soon Spread over four tracks, Gumbrielle EP is tensely arranged euphoric beat music, bastardised, alienised and revitalised for a future dancefloor. Produced on a broken nine year old computer, Gumbrielle EP features an eclectic mix of samples ranging from jazz blogs to Asian supermarkets. Despite the absence of any release until now, Toby has earned a reputation for his exhilarating live performances, which translates ferociously on the energetic Gumbrielle EP. Gumbrielle EP will be released on 12” & digital download by...

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The Choice Music Prize Irish Song of the Year 2015 Shortlist
Jan27

The Choice Music Prize Irish Song of the Year 2015 Shortlist

The Choice Music Prize, in association with IMRO and IRMA, today announces the shortlist for Irish Song of the Year 2015. The Shortlist for 2015 The Irish Song of the Year shortlist is compiled by combining selected songs from the Choice Music Prize Judging Panel, Today FM, and the Irish Airplay charts as compiled by Radio Monitor. The 2015 shortlist is: The Academic – Different (Room 6 Records) All Tvvins – Thank You (Warner Music) The Coronas – How This Goes (Universal Music) Daithi – Mary Keanes Introduction (Self Released) Fight Like Apes – Pretty Keen On Centrefolds (Alcopop! Records) Hozier – Someone New (Universal Music) Gavin James – Bitter Pill (Warner Music) Kodaline – Ready (Sony Music) Otherkin – Ay Ay (Rubyworks) Pleasure Beach – Go (Faction) How to Vote & Win Tickets to the Event It is the public who will decide the winner by voting online at www.choicemusicprize.ie/song  All voters are in with a chance to win tickets to the Choice Music Prize Live Event on Thursday March 3rd at Vicar Street and people can vote once a day until voting closes at midnight on February 28th. The winning entry will be announced at the Live Event and awarded the Choice Music Prize Irish Song of the Year trophy. The shortlisted songs will be profiled on air across Today FM The Choice Music Prize Live Event will be broadcast live on the night on the Paul McLoone Show on Today FM. Tickets for the Choice Music Prize Live Event are on sale from all Ticketmaster outlets and from http://www.ticketmaster.ie, priced at €25.50 including booking...

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OTHER VOICES Season 14  Broadcast Schedule
Jan14

OTHER VOICES Season 14 Broadcast Schedule

Other Voices is back with one of the most diverse and exciting series to date. The 14th season of the renowned music show, filmed on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, will return to RTÉ 2 on Saturday 23rd of January 2016 at 11:15 PM. Episode 1 / 23rd January 2015  Gavin James  Lapsley  Gaz Coombes  IMRO Other Room – Bitch Falcon    Episode 2 / 30th January 2015  Glen Hansard  Little Simz  Shakey Graves  IMRO Other Room – Talos    Episode 3 / 6th Feb 2015  Jack Garratt  Otherkin  Low  IMRO Other Room – Saint Sister    Episode 4 / 13th Feb 2015  The Academic  Richard Hawley  Keaton Henson  IMRO Other Room – HAWK    Episode 5 / 20th Feb 2015  Ane Brun  Bleeding Heart Pigeons  Mahalia  IMRO Other Room – Gavin...

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