Having recorded their eponymous debut release in Westland Studios we had been looking forward to seeing them play here this evening and they didn’t disappoint. Tonight the entire 8 track offering was played from start to finish in the form of... Read more
MILITARY ROAD are a Dublin outfit who are relatively new band and similarly to the local music scene. However they are fast getting gigs under their belt to smooth out the rougher edges, while they are also working with Gavin Glass at... Read more
Just like The Ruby Sessions on a Tuesday night, Gigonometry is another club night on the Dublin music map that is steeped in a rich musical history. The opening act on the first ever night was Valentine black, who are sadly no... Read more
We have been sponsoring Gigonometry all year long and tonight was an exceptional level of music with Cat Dowling headlining and Silent Interlude opening proceedings. Yet sandwiched in between the two was Grace Wilde. We have to admit to being bowled over by how good this performance was. In... Read more
One of the newest venues that has opened up in Dublin recently, this quaint little café is very much tailormade for these kind of music nights. One of the good things it has going for it in terms of its size is how it really suits an acoustic performance... Read more
The music scene in Munster is rightly thriving at the moment and that is down in part to a diversification of homegrown artists who are currently feeding into the scene. One such act is Limerick’s Silent Noise Parade who were tonight’s headliners. Everything got underway with the New Wave... Read more
Now and then we have the great honour here at U&I of coming across an emerging act while they are in a state of infancy that suggests an incredible degree of potential. From listening to their impressive self-titled debut EP last year The Dyatonics have been a band that... Read more
The closing act at Sweeney’s this evening was Beatnik Hurricane. Fronted by Barry Sutton of The Las they played just four songs. However this wasn’t a case of them playing four songs for the sake of music. Instead each one held it together and the first of which was... Read more
Tonight was all about getting back onto the live music scene and seeing what it is all about. Sweeney’s is something of a second home for us and that is down to Dimestore Recordings and Retro Revival. They are two club nights we like to check out because they... Read more
A wonderful Saturday evening of live music in Dublin last night left us spoiled for choice it must be said and our first port of call tonight was The Twisted Pepper to catch this very impressive New Zealand band for the Dublin leg of their Irish tour. Also playing... Read more