So I think I finally figured it out. And by 'IT' I mean the reason for my absence from this self built web-presence (not the Stephen King novel about scary clowns). This blog is over 4 years old. I created it, set it up with its imaginative title (ahem), wrote some blog posts and here … Continue reading The Hassle
Bluegrass, folk, a big double bass and an ole banjo thrown in for good measure. Sound familiar? Of course it does! Corner Boy are relatively new kids on the tweed covered block, can a block be covered in tweed? We'll it was only a metaphor, but disprove me if you must. The 'Irish Folk Rockers' formed under … Continue reading Corner Boy – Morning Morning E.P.
In this stellar year for Irish music its only right that the number seven slot be filled by the up and coming Dublin indie-poppers, Raglans. Raglans - Digging Holes Digging Holes is taken from the band's debut EP, Long Live. The track itself is fun, energetic and a true sign of things to come. With … Continue reading Top 10 Tracks of the Year – Digging Holes
You'd never guess from the title but I have some exciting news to share with you this week. You may or may not remember but last month I was nominated for four categories in the Irish Blog Awards. Well anyway, to cut a long story short, the shortlist came out the last day and I … Continue reading Exciting News