Conor O’Toole gets chummy with Rozi Plain’s third LP, Friend.
Mmmm.. brownies. In her first recipe for lowtrees.net, Linda Coogan Byrne non-bakes up a batch of nutty treats.
Isn’t it always the case that our favourite bands just so happen to listen to the coolest music? But how did they stumble upon such great tunes? Concentric Circles takes a step through featured artists’ evolving sonic tastebuds, this week focusing on Mama Kin ahead of her International Guitar Festival appearance in Clonakilty.
Kieran O’Keefe takes a wander through Inventions’ Maze of Woods.
Huge mechanical elephants, monstrous merch tables and picking up surprise packages in Paris: Kate Stables reports from the French leg of This Is The Kit’s European tour. 13th March – Saint-Lô, Normandy Our first French gig of the tour. Quite a shock to the system to find ourselves in the huge swanky venue that is Le Normandy in...
Another cool – and coconutty – recipe courtesy of Maria Cleary aka Chickpea Girl.
Seán Ryan runs the rule over Foil Deer, the brand new Speedy Ortiz release.
Isn’t it always the case that our favourite bands just so happen to listen to the coolest music? But how did they stumble upon such great tunes? Concentric Circles takes a step through featured artists’ evolving sonic tastebuds, this week focusing on Thrill Jockey’s Haley Fohr aka Circuit des Yeux.
Built From Skratch: Ray Wingnut finds nirvana at The Community Skratch Games.
Seán Ryan gets lost in Jane Weaver’s The Silver Globe.
Sufjan Stevens will visit Ireland this year in the shape of two nights in Dublin’s, Helix. Friday 28th and Saturday 29th August are just two dates on the Detroit multi-instrumentalist’s European tour which should feature tracks from his 2015 record Carrie & Lowell. Special guests on the night are Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear and tickets go on sale...
Sharon Van Etten‘s European tour rumbles on with a solitary Irish date in Vicar Street finally starting to slide into view. Word of a new EP was announced recently with a live rendition of title track ‘I Don’t Want To Let You Down’ premiered on U.S. television. The EP – out 9th June on Jagjagwar...