Tag: not squares

Last Friday in Cyprus Avenue, Antlers played a sold-out show, which saw all tickets gone before I got my act together. Afterwards saw the first in a series of late-night gigs in the Cork venue and you would have thought there’d have been a good-sized crowd for it. But there wasn’t, which was disappointing because […]

Not Squares took to the airwaves on Sunday night for a session on BBC Introducing in Northern Ireland with Rory McConnell. The two-hour show, broadcast from 12am to 2am may have been on after some people’s bedtime so you can listen back to the show here (which you really ought to do). Not Squares played […]

Making this list of 40 of the best songs of 2010 was one of the tougher things I have done in the almost-year I have been running the blog. It has coincided with the best year in Irish music that I can remember (and that Harmless Noise can remember too). There were so many one-off […]

Just when you though that the list of Irish albums released this year couldn’t get any longer, Not Squares turned up with a few keyboards and proceeded to blow minds. Not Squares début album has just been released on Richter Collective, which it must be said, has had an absolutely phenomenal year, but must be […]