IMRO First Cut showcases set for Abner Brown’s

IMRO has just announced First Cuts, a series of monthly music showcases at Abner Brown’s Barbershop in Rathmines. The first of the First Cuts live music showcases will take place at the famed Rathmines’ barbershop/music venue on Thursday, March 2nd with performances from indie-folk songwriter Ailbhe Reddy and blues artist Marc O’Reilly. Doors are at 8pm. IMRO First Cuts Showcases…

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Ciaran Lavery & Marc O’Reilly set to embark on Irish tour

Songwriters Ciaran Lavery and Marc O’Reilly have announced plans to team up and tour Ireland together this month. Ciaran Lavery and Marc O’Reilly are highly promising new songwriters on the Irish music scene and have both impressed in their own right of late with Lavery recently performing at Glastonbury and O’Reilly’s brilliant album Human Herdings. The…

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New acts confirmed for Other Voices 2014 & Other Voices Music Trail

The next four acts for the Other Voices 2014 line-up have been confirmed today. As well as the first four acts for the Other Voices Music Trail 2014. The artists confirmed as part of today’s announcement are Wild Beasts, King Creosote, Melanie De Biasio and Ibeyi. These group’s will join Young Fathers, Delorentos, All We Are and Damien Rice, who…

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The Hard Ground announce Irish tour dates

Cork based alternative-folk outfit the Hard Ground have announced details of their upcoming Triptych: 2 Irish tour. Following on from this week’s UK tour announcement (click here for more details), the Hard Ground have now confirmed dates across the country including shows in Dublin, Cork, Galway, Waterford and Wexford. For the full list of Irish tour dates see…

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Marc O’Reilly & the Hard Ground announce double-headline shows

Songwriter Marc O’Reilly and alternative-folk five-piece the Hard Ground are set to perform a pair of double-headline shows in Cork and Dublin this October. The two acts will combine forces for a show at the Grand Social in Dublin on October 8th and will perform the following night (October 9th) at the Oliver Plunkett in…

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Marc O’Reilly – Human Herdings

Singer-songwriter Marc O’Reilly’s sophomore album Human Herdings vividly captures the artist’s deep-seated talent. The frantic shuddering rhythms of ‘Same Side’ fade into focus building to the electric, dynamic jumps in pace that populate the track. Performed and delivered with a brooding aggression the opener alludes to the broad stylistic range found within Human Herdings that blends a myriad…

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Marc O’Reilly set for the Academy 2

Irish singer-songwriter Marc O’Reilly is set to perform at the Academy 2 in Dublin on Saturday, June 7th. Marc O’Reilly is currently touring his stellar sophomore studio album Human Herdings, which was released on March 28th of this year. The follow-up to O’Reilly’s critically acclaimed début record My Friend Marx, the musician’s latest material captures the husky…

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