Without hope or agenda – Just because it’s Christmas – And at Christmas you tell the truth – here are five 100 word reviews just for you… Enjoy!
OK Go, eat your heart out. Irish rockers The Academic just wowed fans and observers alike.
She never leaves it in the studio, she never leaves it on the page. Awake me is another mournfully uplifting confessional from Rosie Carney, the Donegal-based singer songwriter. The 19-year-old has overcome more than many do in a lifetime, personally and professionally. Her velvety voice would surely draw envy from the most established vocalists and…
Too many young bands die because everyone is vying for the limelight, but Lowlight Gathering seems to be the perfect name. Their work indicates a mutual respect and a rapport for each other that is too often missing in bands.
“The luxury you have of being an artist is you can actually talk about that stuff, and deal with it. It’s not something I think about all the time, but it’s brilliant to be able to just take it away and write about it and play it; when you play it, you deal with the emotions and you can get on with the rest of your life.”