Music Festival Infographic

music festivals

So festival season is well and truly upon us. And to mark the occasion here's an interesting Infograph from the guys over at Oxygen8. It's packed with some strange and unusual facts about smart phone usage at music festivals. The most notable of which being that "Almost double the number of men preferred their outfits … Continue reading Music Festival Infographic

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

Tara Rocks! Music Festival Line Up

Tara Rocks

The line up for the Tara Rocks! Music festival has been announced. Taking place on the 24th of August, the legendary Hill of Tara  is set to come alight with a whole host of Irish music. The venue, famous for its tradition of Irish Royalty, will now see Irish Rock Royalty The Stunning take to the hills. … Continue reading Tara Rocks! Music Festival Line Up

Summer Music Festivals Round-up

music festivals

So this Summer is shaping up to be one of the biggest yet for Music Festivals in Ireland. Be it the recently announced Oxegen and Electric Picnic line-ups, the newcomers Longitude or the small but reliable host of boutique festivals, it's safe to say that there is something to suit all musical tastes (unless of … Continue reading Summer Music Festivals Round-up

Top 10 Tracks of the Year – Nothing Arrived

nothing arrived

I had planned to finish this top 10 with at least a couple days spare before the year ended. But sure what can you do? So pressing on, in  a timely fashion, here is the number three song in my tracks of 2012 list. Villagers - Nothing Arrived   Villagers are an Irish band fronted … Continue reading Top 10 Tracks of the Year – Nothing Arrived

Busy Times

  This blog is starting to get seriously neglected. But at least this time writer's block is not responsible. Rather than have nothing going on in my life to talk about, I now have too much. Well not exactly too much, but the point of this story is that I am in fact busy, with … Continue reading Busy Times

Introducing: Raglans

Raglans

Introducing is a new section I have decided to add to my blog. It is like the radar only the bands I will feature will be a bit more established. Think of it as the Introducing stage at a music festival. For the first segment I have decided to feature 'Raglans'. Raglans are an Irish … Continue reading Introducing: Raglans