Donegal songstress Rosie Carney lays her past bare in ‘Awake Me’

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…


Hesitation Makes – Art Nikels

‘Hesitation Makes‘ begins as the name suggests, hesitantly. Peeling slugs from stones, with radiant waves, like echoes of an underwater earthquake a thousand miles away. The waves continuously approach with more urgency. Art Nikels are a San Francisco band that describe their work as a “blend of electronically fused psych-rock,” and “fuzz-folk morphology.”