Saturday, February 26, 2011

Saturday, February 5, 2011


Solar Bears - Crystalline (Be Again)

Solar Bears play Pod, Dublin on 19 February and Workman's Club, Dublin on 29 April.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Saturday, January 8, 2011

Top 10 Albums - 2010

10. Beach House Teen Dream

9. Four Tet There Is Love In You

8. Gold Panda Lucky Shiner

7. Foals Total Life Forever

6. Lcd Soundsystem This is Happening

5. The National High Violet

4. Mount Kimbie Crooks & Lovers

3. Caribou Swim

2. Villagers Becoming a Jackal

1. Arcade Fire The Suburbs

Sunday, November 14, 2010


James Blake - 'Limit To Your Love'

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Donal Dineen - Stir the Melting Pot

A fantastic video featuring Donal Dineen, Liam Ó'Maonlai and Niwell Tsumbu culminating with Body and Soul in flying form on Friday night at EP. Delighted to say I was there. You have to appreciate the great work of all at on this. To see more from them check out their website and particularly this beauty.

Monday, October 25, 2010

Talking Heads - Psycho Killer

Taken from Stop Making Sense shot at Hollywood's Pantages Theatre in December 1983. Awesome.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Thank You!

Caribou, LCD Soundsystem, The National, Fever Ray, Janelle Monáe, Hot Chip (both times), Reneck Manifesto, Jape, Four Tet, R.S.A.G., Villagers (both times), Dirty Projectors, Wild Beasts, Efterklang, Tunng, Donal Dineen and friends, NSO, Channel One, Greg Wilson, Gold Panda, Pantha du Prince, Yeasayer, Kele, Armand Van Helden, Friendly Fires, Two Door Cinema Club, Foals, Girls.

Now that's what I call a summer, 2010.

Saturday, September 11, 2010

It's here!

Gold Panda's new record is available to stream here. Been waiting on this for months; plan on giddily overplaying it for longer...

Four Tet FACT mix

Tasty. Íoslódáil anseo (mp3).

Muto Leo - One Trick Pony available to buy on iTunes

Muto Leo (formerly SextonBlake) have been putting in the hard hours recording their first 4 track EP and single. The fruits of their labour are, I'm ecstatic to report, well worth a trip across to their MySpace page. Their first single 'One Trick Pony' is now available to buy on iTunes. Give it a lash.

Friday, August 27, 2010

BTBW Playlist - U've Really Got You - August 2010

1. Girls - 'Curls'

2. Neon Indian - '6669 (I Don't Know If You Know)'

3. Broken Social Scene - 'All to All'

4. The New Pornographers - 'Sweet Talk, Sweet Talk'

5. Egyptian Hip Hop - 'Hazel Groove (Modernaire Remix)'

6. Matthew Dear - 'You Put A Smell On Me'

7. Gil Scott-Heron - 'Me And The Devil'

8. Daniel Wang - 'Not Feeling It'

9. To Rococo Rot - 'Seele'

10. Arcade Fire - 'Rococo'

11. Best Coast - 'Summer Mood'

12. The National - 'Lucky You'

13. Philip Selway - 'By Some Miracle'

14. Girls - 'Hellhole Ratrace'

This one is for Gisele. Title contender.

Sunday, August 8, 2010

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

BTBW Playlist - Take The Edge Off - August 2010

1. HEALTH - Die Slow (Pictureplane Rmx)

2. Caribou - Odessa (Junior Boys Remix)

3. Caspa - Born To Do iT

4. Floating Points - Argonaut

5. Foals - Spanish Sahara (Mount Kimbie Remix)

6. Gold Panda - I Suppose I Should Say 'Thanks' Or Some Shit

7. Bombay Bicycle Club - Evening/Morning

8. The Antlers - Kettering

9. Massive Attack - Paradise Circus (Gui Boratto Remix)

10. Outputmessage - Bernard's Song

11. Crystal Castles - Vietnam

This one is for Natalie. Title contender.