The Shires are the UKs best selling and fastest selling Country act and have released two albums to date: the brilliant debut ‘Brave’, and the record breaking ‘My Universe’. Not only that but they became the first English act to sign to a major label in Nashville, the Home of Country Music, and will continue their upward momentum with an upcoming UK tour taking in not only the legendary Royal Albert Hall but also featuring a support slot with Michael Buble and Van Morrison at Hyde Park this summer. Having seen them play live, I’d really recommend trying to see them.Continue reading »
Essentially Pop Meets: Inhaler And Talks About Music, Their Future, And The Elephant In The Room #IrishMusicParty
Four piece Dublin rock band Inhaler formed in 2016 and have released one single, ‘I Want You’. With inspiration including the likes of Joy Division and The Stone Roses, the band have a strong yet laid back musical style and are known for their powerful stage presence.Continue reading »
Indie-rock trio Desert Mountain Tribe release ‘Wide Eyes’, the debut single from their upcoming second album, ‘Om Parvat Mystery’.Continue reading »
Young Earth are four guys who met at BIMM and decided to put together a band in late 2016. Their take on indie pop is fresh and new, with a fusion of the heavier elements of rock alongside hooky pop. In other words, a great sound.Continue reading »
Lisa recently had the opportunity to attend the first ever #IrishMusicParty Showcase, held at Dublin’s famous Workmans Club. Before the show she spoke to Rofi James, a pop rock band from Galway City.Continue reading »
Already an up and coming favourite in the indie pop music circuit, The Tailormade served as the Radio 1 Breakfast Show house band having been head hunted for their ‘Secret Busker’ feature to perform with The Vamps and James Arthur. They have supported names such as Olly Murs, Louisa Johnson, CeeLo Green, Busted, Jess Glynne and Mullally as well as the legend that is Tom Jones and are now back with their second release of the year, another masterpiece, entitled ‘Primrose Hill.’Continue reading »
Los Angeles metal band Bad Wolves have yet to release an album (their LP ‘Disobey’ however is out this May), but they’re certainly no strangers to the world of rock and roll, with members of the band all associated with other rock bands.Continue reading »
New York City trio Acting Natural remind us that the second coming of Rock’N’Roll is upon us with their wonderfully crafted love song, ‘Nicole’.Continue reading »
Seattle’s Arisen From Nothing are back with their new single, ‘Better Off Dead’. The five piece band, comprising Jessie Brigham, Troy Elmore, Steven Pontius, Eric Hanson, and Brandon Fuller released their hard-hitting album ‘Broken’, in the autumn of 2017. The record came out on Montreal-based label Collective Wave Records.Continue reading »
London six-piece band Mono Club will release their debut album ‘Sky High And Submarine’ on 30 March, through LGM Records.Continue reading »
Check out ‘Signs’, the latest single from the new EP, ‘Rear View Mirror’, by Dublin rockers, Skyfever. The track comes with a rollicking good video directed and produced by Ray Keogh.Continue reading »
Following the success of their debut single ‘Grown Ups’ and emotive B-side track ‘Goodbye’,:PM kick-start 2018 with another solid pop smash, ‘Feel Like A Fool’. The fivesome are lined-up to support The Vamps on their headline UK tour this April/May.
‘Feel Like A Fool’ reaffirms :PM’s effortless talent to take their energy-packed sound to create ultimate pop gems with instantly infectious hooks. The single is packed with the northern mischief that we have come to know and love the boys for, with playful, witty lyrics that tell the story of young, unrequited love and all that comes with it.
We caught up with :PM and found out how they tick.
With a sound that’s not too dissimilar to the late and much lamented Dolores O’Riordan of The Cranberries, Montauk Hotel are back with their new single, ‘Hands’, which follows on from the success of their debut self-titled EP and single ‘Sense Of Place’.Continue reading »
“Beaux Cheveux” translates as “beautiful hair” in English and the band comprising Adrian Conner and Clementine could as easily be named “Beaux Voix” as they also have very fine voices.Continue reading »
Legendary Minneapolis band The Suburbs are back with their new album, ‘Hey Muse!’, and the single, ‘When We Were Young’.Continue reading »