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Introducing: Daithí

The sounds of Galway production whiz Daithí aren’t exactly what his SoundCloud profile picture might let on. Perhaps it’s just me who was misled by his highlighted, side-swept hair and violin prop, assuming the accompanying music to be fiddle-heavy and introspective. Alas, how wrong I was. Blissfully joyful synth textures …

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Album Review: Major Lazer – Free the Universe

For someone who has never really bought into that whole ‘Sean-de-Paul and Blue Cantrell’, faux-Jamaican thing, Major Lazer have repeatedly surpassed expectations. Take their 2009 smash ‘Pon De Floor’ for instance, which still gets even the most rigid of movers to lose their shit on the dance floor …

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Tips For 2013 Advent #6: Mikky Ekko

Mikky Ekko had entered the Notion radar for all of a few minutes before we realised that he must be quite a big deal. Despite being relatively unknown, his hook-up with Clams Casino fir Ekko’s first single ‘Pull Me Down’ seemed to have lead to multiple collaborations with some very …

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Preview: Converse Represent gigs

The fashion x music love affair continues; this time in the form Converse Represents – a series of incredible gigs taking place at the infamous 100 Club in London. There are 9 gigs taking place over 12 days, kicking off tonight with Plan B, L Marshall, Jacob Banks, Yuna, and …

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ME And Their Reputable Scavenger Hunt

ME, Australian alternative rock band from Melbourne possess one of the most un-googleable band names around – and they’re still making a fuss. Signed to Lizard King Records, who The Killers and Santigold called home when they started out, and a pretty special debut single, Like A Fox, being described

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Download: Lissy Trullie – ‘Madeline’

Today’s free music is in the form of Lissy Trullie, the quietly confident, pixie-like singer-songwriter. A lush and arresting introduction to her debut album, the enchanting new track Madeline coaxes you through dirty guitars, new wave drums and swirling synths – all topped off with layers of soft vocals.

And …

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Interview And Video Stream: Ruby Goe – ‘Get On It’

Singer Ruby Goe hasn’t had a day off since ‘forever’ as she spends most of her waking hours in the studio working her socks off to create infectious, fresh sounds for her debut album. But today the charmingly animated Ruby is being treated to some much overdue chillaxing time.

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Review: Bestival

A bounty of rock stars, pop stars and divas paraded through the majestic grounds of Robin Hill Country Park this weekend for the most wonderfully eclectic party of the year. 50,000 Bestivalers immersed themselves in an imaginative world of relentless musical activities, filling their ears with the finest sounds around.…

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Vantigold! Santigold makes some shoes

Santigold burst onto the music scene back in 2008 with her genre-defying album which gained critical acclaim from mega-artists such as M.I.A,  Jay-Z and Beastie Boys . The album sat pretty in many ‘Best of 2008’ lists around the world.
Accompanying her fresh sound, was her eye catching style and …

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