Golden B.C. Interview (Part 2)

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What’s more important to you at the moment, Live gigs or studio sessions? Right now, live appearances.  I’ve written music for years without ever intending to try and recreate anything live.  Now that I’m doing just that, I realise how incredibly fun it can be once you get over the whole “nervous shakes” thing.  But … Continue reading Golden B.C. Interview (Part 2)

New Facebook Page

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Hey guys, this is just a quick post to let you know that I have launched a Facebook page for my blog. You can find this illusive page on the right of your screen under the Join The Club tab or you could just follow this link. Like my blog, this page will be a … Continue reading New Facebook Page

Introducing – Golden BC

I get a lot of emails from bands and PR companies alike asking me to listen to their album and possibly write a review. Regrettably I do not always have time to get through all these requests. But I'm hoping to rectify this, a little bit anyway, by showcasing some of the very talented bands … Continue reading Introducing – Golden BC

Why Skyfall Is Not A Good Film

With Bond reaching the ripe ole age of fifty this year, something special was needed to mark the landmark occasion. And taking both the critical acclaim and the box office success into account, it seems that 007 may have thrown the party of the year with Skyfall. But in this stellar year for ‘films longest … Continue reading Why Skyfall Is Not A Good Film

John Spillane Photos

Below are a selection of photographs taken from the John Spillane gig at the Sol y Sombra Tapas Bar, Read the full review here. The photographs were taken by the very talented Mike Foley (and I'm not just saying that because he's my father, well maybe just a little). He is fairly new to the … Continue reading John Spillane Photos

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

Back to Blog(ging)

Hey guys, I know its been a while, and I know I keep saying this but I have been really busy lately. With college starting  this week I just haven't found the time to write anything. Hopefully we will be able to work out some kind of balance over the coming weeks. So why don't I outline … Continue reading Back to Blog(ging)

I’ve Got Soul But I’m Not A Soldier

"I've Got Soul But I'm Not A Soldier" Yes this is a post about The Killers. And why not sure. The Vegas rockers have been on the music scene for over 11 years now (well discounting their four year musical hiatus after the release of Day & Age). They have released three very successful albums … Continue reading I’ve Got Soul But I’m Not A Soldier

Blog Awards Ireland

Hey guys just want to let you know that I have been nominated for four categories in the Blog Awards Ireland. The categories are: Best Blog Of A Journalist Best Newcomer Blog Best Arts / Culture Blog Best Music Blog Thanks to anyone who nominated me, I am extremely grateful. Also thanks to everyone for … Continue reading Blog Awards Ireland

Writer’s Block

I have had a serious bout of writers block for the past week which you may have noticed. I am not entirely sure why but every time I went to write something I just drew a blank. So then I came up with the extremely clever and unique idea of 'writing about not having anything … Continue reading Writer’s Block