Category Archives: Entertainment

Festival Watch: Melt!

  So you may be asking yourself, what is Melt! festival? Where does it go on? And if I’ve never even heard of it why does it get included in such an exclusive (or more realistically, lazy) list? Well it’s … Continue reading

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Festival Watch: Electric Picnic

Oxegen takes main stage next weekend as 80,000 music lovers and 160,000 slabs of Bavaria descend upon Punchestown to witness the likes of Eminem, Jay-Z, Arcade Fire and more. All the while the lineup to Oxegen’s somewhat more refined older cousin Electric … Continue reading

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Festival Watch: Oxegen

So I had these great plans to profile some of Europe’s biggest festivals giving my two cents on what’s the most exciting event to catch this summer. Alas time has passed me by and two of the super-heavyweights have already … Continue reading

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Making friends with Enemies

We’ve Been Talking is the eagerly anticipated debut album from Wicklow post-rockers Enemies. The album was officially launched last Friday the 11th June at Whelans but us sneaky Corkonians gone and grabbed ourselves a preview last Thursday when the quartet rocked the … Continue reading

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Bloc Who?

Despite the fact that I’m currently in the middle of exams which will determine my degree and I should therefore be either studying or sleeping right now, I feel obliged to share what I have just witnessed. Kele‘s performance in Cork’s … Continue reading

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In a Nutshell

  It’s all too easy to fall out of the habit of updating this when things genuinely worth time and attention, such as exams, come along. As my date with destiny looms I’ve decided to take an intermission from the books to … Continue reading

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Chew Lips – Unicorn

  Unicorn is the debut album of electronic trio, Chew Lips. The 10 tracks serve up a brand of low-fi electropop sure to gain the South-Londoners much attention in 2010. Fronted by charismatic singer “Tigs”, the band have drawn comparisons to the likes of … Continue reading

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