Tag Archives: Ireland

Stone Trigger, Wolf Regime and Standby Lullaby at the Czech Inn

Three of Dublin’s top underground hard rock bands brought their A game to Temple Bar’s Czech Inn. Here’s a few photos and videos worth czeching out…   Advertisements

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The Eurovision should be more like the EU (really!)

So Eurovision 2012 came and went, ticking the usual boxes along the way. There was enough musical cheese to paralyze the most lactose tolerant dairy cow, Ireland failed yet again and landlocked countries found themselves surrounded by neighbours willing to give … Continue reading

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Ghost Estates Album review

The indie five-piece from Dublin have pulled off a masterstroke with their debut effort.

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A quickie with legendary album artist Jim Fitzpatrick

You cannot talk about album art without mentioning Jim Fitzpatrick. Best known for that Che Guevara image, Fitzpatrick is the brainchild behind many of Thin Lizzy’s album covers as well as designing cover art for Sinead O’Connor and The Darkness. … Continue reading

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Fixed Penalty crowned new Kings of College Rock

In the end it wasn’t a fix and it didn’t come close to going to the dreaded penalty kicks. Dublin City University’s Fixed Penalty blasted their way to glory in tonight’s Intervarsity Battle of the Bands. And it was fully … Continue reading

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Is radio-friendly really that friendly at all?

Dublin is getting it’s very own School of Rock this September. No, it’s not the one run by Jack Black in the movie of the same name. It’s the BIMM Dublin course which will be on offer at the Dublin Institute … Continue reading

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LBM make waves in a cut-throat music scene

The Lynchburg Mob have come a long way since forming in the summer of 2007. From winning Dublin City University’s Battle of the Bands 2010 and reaching the finals of the King Kong Klub bands competition, the four-piece headlined last … Continue reading

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