The Jack of Diamonds Rhythm and Roots Festival

Jack of Diamonds Festival

Before I forget, there is a great free music festival taking place in Dublin this weekend coming. It's called the Jack of Diamonds Rhythm and Roots Festival and boasts an impressive line up including 'The Hot Sprockets' and 'John Blek & The Rats' spread throughout the city in a number of prestigious music venues. Here's what … Continue reading The Jack of Diamonds Rhythm and Roots Festival

Top 10 Tracks of the Year – History Book

Dry The River

So naturally I decided to continue this top 10 with number 9. 9. Dry The River - History Book Dry The River are an English folk band who formed back in 2009. They have released three albums to date and have done well to establish a unique and incomparable sound.  History Book is taken from … Continue reading Top 10 Tracks of the Year – History Book

Mumford and Sons – Babel

Mumford and Sons have done well over the years to forge a solid and comfortable throne for themselves. As the undisputed kings of modern day folk, they have brought the humble genre to new heights. With their previous musical offering, Sigh No More, reaching Quadruple Platinum success and their new album, Babel, looking very likely … Continue reading Mumford and Sons – Babel