Nice For What

Last week saw the release of two songs using the same sample, Ms. Lauryn Hills Ex Factor. Drakes Nice for What and Cardi B’s Be Careful, what this says about the state of the mainstream music industry I’ll let you come to your own conclusions. On the year of the 20th anniversary of its release[…]

Feengurls New Music Picks for Yo Ears

It’s rainy and grey and upsetting. Walking to the bus and its only March, but also its fucking March? Wild son. I’m also a bartender so there’ll be no reckless carryon by me the weekend, screaming baseless smack talk at rugby players on tv, placing bets that would put Frankie four fingers to shame, asking[…]

GRRL GANG

Recently having to write a piece for my internship about the music scene in Cork I was running fairly tight on a deadline (so unlike me, it’s crazy roooght?) so I enlisted the help of my good lady friend Aoife O’Neill. She’s kicking ass and taking names on the DJ sceeeeeeeene (absolute scenes too I’ll have[…]

Yop Westmeath!

Ah January…in my overdraft and in my feelings, FINALLY, the end of January is nigh. It has been an emotional rollercoaster. I have laughed, cried, made a fool of myself in front of the good looking bus driver, pulled the push door three times in a ROW, and that was all just this morning. Not[…]

Everybody Wants to be Famous

So, week three of January and week two of music because I’m a little disorganized and that’s who I am as a person amIrite? But perhaps millennials should stop “relating” so much. That is some low-grade intellectual banter. The OhmyGod that is so me, no mate it’s so everybody, everyone likes to sleep, binge drink,[…]

A City of Culture: Limerick Jazz Festival

On the journey to reimagining Limerick and reawakening the appreciation and celebration of arts and culture in the city, Limerick Jazz Festival holds centre stage. In its sixth year, the festival, which is run by Limerick Jazz, has become a well-established component of both the jazz and the music scene in Ireland, having been nominated[…]

G O R I L L A Z

Everyone lost their collective minds during the week when statements came out saying Gorillaz new music. Featuring feature rapper du jour Vince Staples (see him with Flume on this little beaut) Hopping on a twisted flow that is his characteristic, but I think features too much of the chorus “the sky is fallin baby/drop that[…]