Record Store Gay 2016 artists announced and new dates

  Record Store Gay is set to return this year but with a new weekend running time and covers compilation album.  Moving away from its annual event on Record Store Day in April, which helped raise helped to raise funds for Outhouse  LGBT community resource centre and supported YES Equality by raising a ton of money through…

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Little Gem Records release 1st year compilation album

Dublin-based independent record label and store Little Gem have released a compilation album to celebrate their first year. Following a busy first year for Little Gem, the Irish record label has marked its first birthday with Little Gem 1 (which is out now via bandcamp). A retrospective compilation album that encompasses tracks from acts who featured on…

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Twinkranes, Fierce Mild & more to play Little Gem’s 1st birthday party

An exciting line-up of artists will come together to celebrate Little Gem Records first year.  Taking place at the Grand Social in Dublin on December 17th, the independent label and record shop will mark it’s first twelve months with a live performances from psych-duo Twinkranes, electronic act Patrick Kelleher, indie-folk artist Cal Folger Day, post-punk band Fierce Mild and experimental-psych…

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Watch | Night Trap – Someone Like You

Synth-pop outfit Night Trap have unveiled their new music video for ‘Someone Like You’, which is one half of the duo’s new double a-side single.  With its big, swirling synth-pop sound ‘Someone Like You’ is an urgent mood filled single from Night Trap. The production is large, as is the spectrum of melodic and rhythmic…

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New record store ‘Little Gem’ to open off O’Connell Street this Saturday

A joint venture between Monster Hero & Record Store Gay, ‘Little Gem Records’ will open at 5 Cavendish Row, Dublin 1 this Saturday (December 6th). Aiming to support musicians and artists looking to have their music heard, ‘Little Gem Records’ will specialize in independent bands and labels, the store stocks records, cassettes, CD’s, tangible and intangible…

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