Te Bruite... Rís's new song blog
Contemporary Irish-language group Rís – brothers Breandán and Richie Ó hEaghra, and PJ McDonagh – have set themselves the creative task of writing ten songs in one month and performing them at... Read More
Thought-Fox Launch New Album
The Irish jazz quintet Thought-Fox is launching a new album, My Guess at the Grand Social, Dublin, on Saturday, 1 December. The group comprises the singer Lauren Kinsella, trombonist Colm O'Hara,... Read More
Sfumato Album Launch at Unitarian Church
Sfumato, the Dublin group led by drummer Daithí Ó hÉignigh, is launching its first album at the Unitarian Church, Dublin, on Saturday, 1 December at 7.30pm. Sfumato will be a fourteen-piece band for... Read More
Hilliard Ensemble in Cork
Update: this concert has been postponed due to a back injury affecting one member of the Hilliard Ensemble. The concert will be rescheduled for 2013. The four-piece vocal group, the Hilliard Ensemble... Read More
Groove Theory/Irish Baroque Orchestra Tour
The Irish Baroque Orchestra today begins its three-day tour performing Groove Theory written by American fiddle player Hollis Taylor. Written especially for the Artistic Director of the IBO, Monica... Read More
Kirkos Ensemble Salon Performance
The recently established Kirkos Ensemble will perform in a salon event organised by the Contemporary Music Centre on Thursday, 22 November, at 8pm at the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Founded and... Read More
An Album of Commissioned Music for Fiddle and Guitar
Though she has featured significantly on a wide range of recordings, Zoë Conway’s back catalogue to date centres on two solo albums, the eponymous debut from 2002 produced by Bill Whelan, and the... Read More
Mornington Singers to Perform Frank Martin Mass
The Dublin choir Mornington Singers will perform the Swiss composer Frank Martin's Mass for Double Choir in a concert at Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, on Saturday, 24 November at 8pm. We found a... Read More
United Bible Studies at the Workman's Club
The experimental folk band United Bible Studies will play their first Dublin concert in a year at the Workman's Club, Dublin, on Tuesday, 20 November, at 8pm. The event, presented by Deserted Village... Read More
Music Without a Business Model
The musician Damon Krukowski of Galaxie 500 and Damon & Naomi wrote in Pitchfork recently about his income from music steaming services such as Spotify and Pandora. He has calculated that... Read More