In Context – My New Radio Show

Tonight is the very first broadcast of my new Radio show – In Context. My show will be looking at contemporary classical music and all of the related genres linked to it so you could hear solo piano music, orchestral, alternative band music and electronic music too. On tonights show I have a feature interview with Fergal Dowling Continue reading In Context – My New Radio Show

PVT – Camden Crawl Dublin Review

This review was written for and was originally posted to Louderthanwar.com on 19/05/2013. PVT The Button Factory, Dublin May 4th 2013 Australian experimentalists PVT are on tour in Europe – Chris Ledwidge caught their show in Dublin. Camden Crawl Dublin is a strange little mini festival. Your ticket gets you either a one or two day pass which Continue reading PVT – Camden Crawl Dublin Review

Get your band gigging this Autumn.

This morning I came across this newly set up Facebook page called ‘Underage Bands Dublin’. It was set up by local drum teacher and drummer from Bennett vs. Matrix, Martin Cullinan. He is looking for bands with members under the age of eighteen to play at monthly gigs at the Draíocht Arts centre’s Studio space (Blanchardstown) from Continue reading Get your band gigging this Autumn.

One thing you should watch this week. A documentary on Irish independent music

If you’re going to watch one thing this week, just put an hour aside to watch this documentary on the independent music culture which has been building in Ireland. It has interviews with everyone involved in creating great new music that it’s even worth hearing from. This includes Niall Byrne from Nialler9.com which is where Continue reading One thing you should watch this week. A documentary on Irish independent music