Video: New Enemies Single – Play Fire

Enemies - Irish Band - Play Fire

Irish band Enemies have re-emerged from a two-year hiatus with a new single. Play Fire, a somewhat rejuvenated track which draws a fine line between the meticulous world of mathematically inspired rock (too far with genre specifics?) and joviality of pop music, sees the four-piece pick up from where they left off almost 24 months ago. Bearing … Continue reading Video: New Enemies Single – Play Fire

GANGS – London Calling (Video)

Interview with GANGS

  I recently sat down with GANGS, one of Ireland's most exciting new bands, for a bit of a chat. Fresh from a short stint over in London where they played the prestigious Dublin Castle, the lads certainly had a lot of interesting stuff to say. I could rabbit on but you'd be better off … Continue reading GANGS – London Calling (Video)

A song for the long weekend: 5 To 1

Five to one, baby, One in five, No one here gets out alive... Yes that's right, it's The Doors. Once again I have decided to be economical with my blog space and merge my 'song for the weekend', or long weekend in this case, post with my '30 day song challenge'. Today's post is 'A song … Continue reading A song for the long weekend: 5 To 1

Day 03 – A song that makes you happy

Now this should be an easy one. A song that makes me happy. More than one immediately springs to mind. So I'll keep this one short today.   OK.. maybe that was a bit too short. The song that makes me feel happy is of course, 'She moves in her own way' by The Kooks. … Continue reading Day 03 – A song that makes you happy

Irish Rail Safety Ad (What were they thinking?)

I spotted this television ad last summer and haven't stopped laughing since. I know this sounds odd seeing as I am talking about a rail safety advertisement. But If you watch it I'm sure you'll be laughing for the next few mouths also. Ireland is not a country synonymous with rail disasters, and we sure … Continue reading Irish Rail Safety Ad (What were they thinking?)