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Sufjan Stevens for two nights in The Helix

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...

‘I Don’t Want To Let You Down’ – Sharon Van Etten

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...

‘Here in the Wild’ – August Wells

Rollerskate Skinny/Favourite Sons maestro Ken Griffin’s latest project August Wells will release a new single on 24th April.

Deerhoof dates

Deerhoof have added a second Irish date to their late Summer tour, confirming an 18th August date for Cyprus Avenue, Cork to go with the previously announced Skinny Wolves show in Whelan’s on the 19th. Currently readying themselves to tour North America, the Californian noise-pop natives will be playing songs from what is staggeringly their 12th studio...

‘Everything I Am Is Yours’ – Villagers

With a new album released today (13th April), Villagers have unveiled a new video for ‘Everything I Am Is Yours’. Darling Arithmetic contains by far the most confessional, intimate songs pulled from Conor O’Brien’s pocket notebook. A full European tour commences in Bristol on 14th April with nearly half a dozen Irish shows confirmed for the end of May. www.darlingarithmetic.com Villages...
End of the Road announcement

End of the Road announcement

 As if Sufjan Stevens, Tame Impala and Future Islands were not enough, Dorset’s End of the Road festival has gone and added

Mogwai 20th Anniversary Dates

Glaswegian post-rockers Mogwai have announced a number of live dates to celebrate turning 20 including a couple for Ireland.

‘Future People’ – Alabama Shakes

Alabama Shakes are back with a new video from upcoming record Sound and Colour. Future People will appear on the Atlanta soul-rockers sophomore release which is on the way in April 2015, giving fans plenty of time to acquaint themselves with the new songs ahead of their Irish Summer show at Marlay Park on 4th July. www.alabamashakes.com

Iceland Airwaves additions

Iceland Airwaves have unveiled new additions to the 2015 line-up

Colleen’s Captain of None

7th April 2015 is the date set for the official release of Cécile Schott’s fifth studio album. Captain of None will set sail for land guided by none other than Thrill Jockey who appear to have formed quite a bond with Cork over the past couple of years with various artists (Mountains, White Hills etc.) playing live shows on...