Tag: music

Song of the Day: Institut National Des Arts

For some reason Vox won't allow me to upload this file. So I'm just going to link to it and you can download it if you like. Download Institut National Des Arts Damon Albarn brought out an interesting solo album in 2002 called Mali Music, working with a number of musicians from Mali, including guitarist […]

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Hotel Ballymun

I recently played a gig at Hotel Ballymun. It was a fairly laid back affair, with a small audience and a variety of art work and installations located around the Hotel. So what is it? From their site: Guests at Hotel Ballymun will be able to appreciate the spectacular views over Dublin, just weeks before […]

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Song of the day: Emerge

Emerge Fischerspooner #1 – Album Cover Fischerspooner – Emerge I love this track. It's a song that has always struck me could be a hit with people that aren't crazy about electronic music. It's eminently catchy and a lot of fun! Check it out. Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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Song of the Day: Princes of the Universe

Queen – Princes Of The Universe Queen It's time for some solid brilliantly produced rock from my childhood favourites: Queen! These guys are the best. Tongue in cheek and serious every time. Brian May had a truly unique guitar sound that many have tried to replicate over the years, but no-one had the right amplifier […]

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5am the day before a gig

Well it's 5am and I'm about to hit the sack. Very tired now. I have a gig in about 14 hours or so in Hotel Ballymun. It sounds like an interesting place to play a gig (a building designated for tearing down that has been temporarily turned into a hotel as an art project), and […]

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REM do Moon River

REM – Reckoning – 15 – Moon River Theres such a lot of world to see We♥Music has posted an extensive collection of Moon River covers I thought I'd add to it with this REM cover, which I found was on the extended version of their 2nd album, Reckoning. I'm not sure where it originally […]

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Legend

We got our tickets. I never even saw a glimmer of a page load, but Jenny got through and was able to buy tickets for Pob, myself, Gaia and herself. We is going to Glastonbury! (and I'm going back to bed) Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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Glastonbury ticket attempt

That time of year again. Glastonbury festival tickets are on sale as of 9am GMT this morning. I should point out that there is no point trying unless you registered on their site over a month ago! I dragged myself out of a very cosy, warm, Sunday bed just calling out for a lie-in. Without […]

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Autechre helping me down from a caffeine high!

I drank too much coffee this morning. Totally wired was I. It all kicked in about 12.30 as I had a late morning laté to wake me up a little. I had only slept for about 5 hours last night, and was having trouble focussing or motivating myself at all. Then I put too much […]

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The sweetest download

I just arrived at the end of my first month's subscription to emusic. So far I'm very happy with what I've come across on the site, and I've downloaded 10 albums from 9 different artists: Asian Dub Foundation – Facts And Fictions beatsystem – Beatsystem2297 Keith Fullerton Whitman – Track4 (2waysuperimposed) Matmos – Matmos Matmos […]

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