It was a solid lineup of new music at Dublin’s Academy last night as Rocstrong headlined a ‘five band bash’. Harbouring Oceans got things started before AE Mak, Barq and Zaska (featuring Jess from Barq, who is, instantly, one of the most arresting live performers in Irish music) showed why they’re likely to be on a lot of acts to watch in 2017 lists. You can check out photos of the latter four groups below, courtesy of Brid O’Donovan (Facebook | Twitter | Instagram)

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