HamsandwicH Live @ St Luke’s, Cork 29th Oct 2016...

Tricks and treats in Cork for the Bank Holiday weekend with perennial live favourites HamsandwicH. Anthony Kelly was there.

Richer Sounds: The TXFM Years Oct25

Richer Sounds: The TXFM Years...

A sad day for those that have followed this pioneering Irish radio station from its early years in the guise of Phantom: Keith McGouran with some words on the demise of TXFM.

Interview: Ryan Óg – Kolibrí...

One of Ireland’s most talented new musicians Ryan Óg aka Kolibrí talks to betweenthebars.net about his new EP ‘Eulogies’.

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – The Skeleton Tree...

Destined to be remembered as his masterpiece – The Skeleton Tree by Nick Cave.

Teenage Fanclub – Here...

Heart-warming stuff from one of the best bands of the nineties, Teenage Fanclub.

Angel Olsen – My Woman...

Angel Olsen follows up her acclaimed 2nd album ‘Burn Your Fire For No Witness’ with another stunning record.

Indiependence 2016

Anthony Kelly reviews the best of the action from Indiependence 2016.

DIIV – Is The Is Are...

Brooklyn Dreampop outfit DIIV return with a sprawling, enthralling follow up.

Foals Live At The Marquee, Cork 5 July 2016...

Anthony Kelly reviews Foals live at the Marquee, Cork.

Big Thief – Masterpiece...

If you are going to call your debut album Masterpiece, it better be good. Big Thief deliver.

Lisa Hannigan @ White Horse, Ballincollig, Cork 11 June 2016...

The ever popular Lisa Hannigan returns to Cork: Anthony Kelly reviews.

M Craft – Blood Moon...

One of the best albums of 2016: M Craft – ‘Blood Moon’

Primavera Sound 2016

Keith McGouran with an – depth, excellent review of one of Europe’s most prestigious music festivals.

Marissa Nadler – Strangers...

Another bewitching effort from Boston born singer songwriter Marissa Nadler.

Little Green Cars live @ The Milk Market, Limerick 13 May 2016...

Little Green Cars do their thing in Limerick’s The Milk Market – Anthony Kelly reports.

Julianna Barwick – Will...

The long awaited follow up to one of the best albums of 2013 ‘Nepenthe’ from the brilliant Julianna Barwick.

Ryan Vail live @ Fumbally Stables, Dublin, 28 April 2016...

Mairéad McGuinness reports from the launch of new album ‘For Every Silence’ by experimental composer Ryan Vail.

Frank and Walters live @ Opera House, Cork 15 April 2016...

A sort of homecoming: Anthony Kelly watches the evergreen Frank and Walters woo the crowd in their home town.

Tim Hecker – Love Streams...

It won’t appeal to all tastes, but Canadian composer Tim Hecker’s ‘Love Streams’ is a strangely beautiful listen.

Mogwai – Atomic...

Prolific Scottish Post Rock innovators Mogwai release their third soundtrack album.