A foretaste of Electric Picnic with FREE djs competition nights at the Tripod, Dublin

To get you into the mood of the so much anticipated ecletic and family Electric Picnic Festival, an organisation called Banquet is organising djs competition nights with mixes based on hip-hop, indie and alternative this month. So, this is a call to all djs based in Ireland who would like to enter into this competition and win a …

Lixx: Glam Rock is back in Dublin!

For those of you, who don't know an awful lot about Lixx, here is a little biography about the band. Lixx is a 5-piece Dublin based cover band. They have been playing all the songs from the 80's and early 90's that used to kick your ass on the Headbangers Ball, by the likes of Motley …

“Intinn” great Irish reggae band

I've had the chance to listen to the Galway Intinn band on Sunday 13th June 2010 at the Button Factory. I heard about them through Worries Outernational Facebook wall, who published their event page and from where I have been able to view some of their videos. I enjoyed a lot discovering this original/creative West Irish Band mixing traditional reggae tunes and Irish Harp melodies. If, like …

Groovalizacion world music downloadable podcasts

I have been getting to know through nights out in Dublin a nice world music website called http://www.groovalizacion.com. It has quite a few nice blogs and podcasts on it recorded in the "Podcasts" tab. After a bit of playing around, i have been able to get the tracks i liked the most from the following podcast: Mosaico 069: …