Ana Gog At The Unitarian Church – Review

Ana Gog At The Unitarian Church – Review

Ana Gog haven't had the best of times lately. Last month, the band's van was stolen which is making it harder to transport equipment for rehearsals and gigs. Some people

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We Cut Corners At The Button Factory – Review

We Cut Corners At The Button Factory – Review

What happened?" drummer Conall Ó'Breacháin asks guitarist John Duignan after a false start to their second song of the night. It's actually the only thing to go wrong on

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So Long Leonard. Your Life Is A Lesson In Dignity

So Long Leonard. Your Life Is A Lesson In Dignity

In July of this year, an e-mail Leonard Cohen wrote to his ex-partner and great love Marianne Ihlen, who was days away from death, went viral. In it, Cohen wrote: "

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Grandaddy at Vicar Street – Review

Grandaddy at Vicar Street – Review

It takes Grandaddy frontman Jason Lytle about 40 minutes to say something to the Vicar Street crowd. When he does, it's to explain that this is only their second show

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Otherkin at Whelan’s – Review

Otherkin at Whelan’s – Review

A little over two years ago, Otherkin played this same venue to a modest crowd at the Ones To Watch festival. While they certainly showed promise then, it's incredible to

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Whelan’s Ones To Watch 2016 – Thursday Review

Whelan’s Ones To Watch 2016 – Thursday Review

The Ones To Watch festival in Whelan's has become the go-to event for what's new in the Irish music scene. As usual, this year threw up a few highlights, with

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Train Room – Horizons – Review

Train Room – Horizons – Review

A chance meeting in their native Mayo in the summer led Joe Monaghan and Catherine Maguire to form Train Room. Since then they've been working on their debut EP Delicate

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Richard Hawley At Vicar Street – Review

Richard Hawley At Vicar Street – Review

There's a lot of love for Richard Hawley tonight and honestly, what's not to love? Rocking the double denim, quiff and Gibson semi, he looks effortlessly cool and seems to

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