New MySpace
MySpace has launched a new look site that is more in line with social media platforms than its once popular but now outmoded incarnations. Is this new MySpace the platform that musicians and artists... Read More
Foxhunters at SciLens
Video of Yurodny with the Dublin Laptop Orchestra and Dan Trueman, performing Alex Dowling's The Foxhunters live at Sci-Lens, July 2012. More videos of the concert, including pieces by Nick Roth and... Read More
A Track from New Group, Moxie
Made up of the Sligo musicians from JPTrio, namely Ted Kelly, Paddy Hazleton and Jos Kelly, along with Cillian Doheny on guitars and banjo and Darren Roche on accordion, Moxie are currently recording... Read More
3epkano and Iarla Ó Lionáird on Live Film Score
Dublin-based collective 3epkano, formed by Cameron Doyle and Matthew Nolan, are working with Iarla Ó Lionáird on a live score for the 1920 film, Der Golem to be screened on 1... Read More
Gerhard Markson Warns Against Cuts to RTÉ NSO
The German conductor Gerhard Markson is quoted at length in a recent Irish Independent piece about potential cuts to the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra — the broadcaster is said to need to save €25... Read More
New Laura Sheeran Video
The Dublin-based musician Laura Sheeran just released this music video for her song 'Into the Fire', the fourth song from her album What the World Knows.
Why Architects Need to Use Their Ears
Julian Treasure, chair of Sound Agency, a firm that advises business on how to use sound, presented a talk at the TED conference in June. He talks about how poor sound environments affect our ability... Read More
The Complete Composer
What are composers doing when they're not composing? They're uploading. It took him two weeks, but Roger Doyle has now uploaded all eighteen albums, twenty-two hours in total, and they're available... Read More
The Economics of the Orchestra
Peter Day's World of Business on BBC Radio 4 explores the growing pressure on orchestras in a prolonged recession, including interviews with Mark Pemberton, Director of the Association of British... Read More
Conor Linehan Music for The Playboy
Conor Linehan’s music for The Playboy of the Western World can be heard in the Lyric Theatre production of the play currently running in Belfast. These recording features Zoe Conway on fiddle and... Read More