Dublin based, electronic music producer BENJAMYN is making waves with his newly coined genre of surf-house. He has previously performed live sets at Body & Soul and The Lighthouse, drawing comparisons to artists such as Chet Faker, Milky Chance and Tom Misch.
RTE 2FM is excited to announce the third RTE 2FM BIMM Institute Dublin Diploma in Music & Audio Production Scholarship at BIMM Dublin. The scholarship is part of the college’s continued commitment to supporting and shaping the Irish music scene through market-leading courses, unrivalled connections and innovative scholarships with some of the industry’s biggest brands.
Oh Yeah now recruiting for Scratch 2020 with support from YouTube Music
U.S. Embassy Dublin is soliciting proposals from musicians and musical acts based in Ireland to participate in 30-minute online performances and potentially interviews as part of the Embassy’s new Calling All Musicians initiative. Each successful applicant (individual musician or entire musical act) will receive €1,000.
The goal of the new YouTube Analytics for Artists is to give creators the “most comprehensive and complete view of their audience, global reach, and performance” across the platform.
Four piece electronic indie-pop group Pyro Villas have released their highly anticipated debut single, ‘Nova Scotia Pipelines’. Being hailed as an alternative to Tame Impala, MGMT and The 1975, the band are already climbing the ladder having secured testimonials from leading Irish tastemakers including Kayte O'Malley at iRadio, and Sarina Bellissimo, Graham O'Toole and Nathan O'Reilly at Spin1038.
The BIMM Institute Dublin, have announced the launch of the Spotify BA Music Business Scholarship at BIMM Institute Dublin for the academic year 2020/2021. The Scholarship will offer one lucky student a coveted place on its new innovative three-year BA (Hons) Music Business undergraduate course.
Really candid discussion that covers everything from startups, to how musicians can improve how they pitch their music to media outlets.
Darragh O'Dea is a songwriter known for his narrative lyrics and idyllic poetry on life in an ever-changing Ireland. Hailing from Tuam, Darragh's songs capture the moods and elements of his surroundings and are delivered with an alluring honesty.
Having spent the last five years touring the world’s most iconic stages from the Sydney Opera House to Radio City New York, Dublin based musician Brian McGrane is set to return home to headline Whelan’s on Friday, April 3rd. With a wealth of international experience under his belt, the up and coming artist has written and produced tracks for some of the biggest names in the Irish industry, collaborating with the likes of Gavin James, Celtic Woman, Phil Coulter and Sharon Corr.
Mayo singer songwriter, Faraway Martin, has a voice that according to Hot Press Magazine ‘leaves an instant mark on the listener’. He is releasing the first single of his debut EP entitled ‘The Lights Turn On’.
JJ Bloom, the alias of Irish songwriter Conor McQuaid, has spent the last three years building up his home studio and honing his craft to now announce his debut release, ‘Always You’.
Ciarán Moran’s willingness to write songs, that according to Christy Moore “very few will write or sing about”, has allowed him to explore the darker side of society’s issues with references to substance abuse, domestic violence and homelessness. His latest release ‘Falling Down’ encompasses a number of issues affecting those that start off at a disadvantage.
Deoraí, fronted by writer, producer, and singer Jack Delaney, are an independent project combining contemporary modern music and the Irish language to create something new and exciting. “I feel that although there are some Irish language acts and music” Jack notes, “there is only a small amount of Irish language music which is breaking creative ground”.
After a busy 2019, in which they released three singles, Dublin rock band Oh Bryan are back with their newest single ‘It’s Not Easy’, which has been given a “10 out of 10” by Billy McGuinness (Guitarist, Aslan).