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Pale Rivers

Cork-based five piece Pale Rivers return with their fourth single in just over a year, ‘My Own Comeback’. They still sound as big as ever, with the four-minute track (exactly) drifting along nicely on some 80s synths and punctuated later by some saxophone. Eoin Hally’s low, distorted, almost strained vocals are only needed for about […]

In no particular order, here are some of the acts I’m looking forward to hearing a lot more from in the next 12 months. Some are already established artists while some are just starting out and haven’t even released a single yet. So hopefully you’ll find something new with which to fall in love. I […]


Brid O’Donovan (Facebook | Twitter | Instagram) was back behind the camera for Hard Working Class Heroes last week. Here are her shots from Friday, featuring Pale Rivers, Soule, Jealous of the Bird, Touts, Tara Lee, Talos and Adultrock.


Cork five-piece Pale Rivers have just unveiled their debut single. ‘August 6th’ sounds big. Like really big. You can imagine the call-and-response choruses being a big moment live. However, there’s a bit of a Rear Window vibe about the “polaroids of the neighbourhood”, a place where “you don’t know me but I know you”. “Would […]