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All pictures by Brid O’Donovan (Facebook | Twitter | Instagram) Emmet Condon, organiser of Another Love Story, which took place last weekend at Killyon Manor, Co Meath, was telling me recently that the done thing with a ‘successful’ festival is to expand things, to grow bigger the following year. But ALS isn’t like other festivals. […]

Body & Soul lineup

The fourth outing of Body & Soul takes place this weekend at Ballinlough Castle, Co Westmeath. You’ve probably heard about the big international artists playing over the three days: James Murphy, Kurt Vile, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, PiL, Charles Bradley, Solange and Jon Hopkins (seriously don’t miss Solange and Jon Hopkins). This is […]

Camden Crawl Dublin returns this weekend for its second year of showcasing the best of Irish and international acts. There are about 150 acts and comedians performing in tonnes of venues around the capital. To help you navigate your way from venue to venue, I’ve put this guide together of the Irish artists that should […]

It’s been a while since we heard from Overhead, The Albatross, a Dublin-based instrumental six-piece. The last new material we heard from the group, which is still in its relative infancy, was the Mr Dog single last August, made up of two tracks with twists and turns around every corner. ‘Think, Thank, Thunk’ does not […]