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By: Meg  05/12/2011
Keywords: Irish Music, Indie Pop

The Buzz Aldrin Allstars are a collection of like-minded musicians looking to keep the kraut rock tradition alive.

On Monday Lee Ranaldo said Sonic Youth are “ending for a while”. We take a look back at their lasting musical impact.

The Olympia Theatre was heaving when Californian indie pop sensation Foster the People played their sell-out show on 28 November.

Having greatly enjoyed Thurston’s previous visits to these shores, tonight’s experience felt a little like “Sonic Youth Unplugged”.

runaway GO have just released an official video for their new single ‘Delicate Man’. They also released this lovely piano version. runaway GO play Whelans, Dublin tonight.

With performances like this, there’s no doubt that Ryan Sheridan will remain a permanent fixture in the Irish music scene.

If you haven’t succumbed to the delights of Miss Calvi yet, what are you waiting for?

It’s been a while since I’ve witnessed four standing ovations but that’s what they got. It was clear that Welch and Rawlings enjoyed themselves as much as the lucky audience.

Soundproof launch their second single ‘Lonely Heart Brigade’ in the Workman’s Club this Friday 25th. Door open at 8pm and tickets are €8.

The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011

Keywords: Indie Pop, Irish Music,

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Having greatly enjoyed Thurston’s previous visits to these shores, tonight’s experience felt a little like “Sonic Youth Unplugged”. The Olympia Theatre was heaving when Californian indie pop sensation Foster the People played their sell-out show on 28 November. With performances like this, there’s no doubt that Ryan Sheridan will remain a permanent fixture in the Irish music scene.


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The glistening hub of festive gifts, food and fun is a real treat for the senses featuring traditional Bavarian and Irish stalls selling a range of Christmas delights. The festival would like to reward returning picnickers, what is music, art and theatre without an audience to appreciate & celebrate it after all. Expect a treasure map of surprises filled with creative whims, undiscovered musical gems and decadent fancies.