Â 10 IRISH ARTISTS TO LISTEN TO THIS WEEKEND
Our weekly pick of the top ten Irish artists we think are worth a listen!
This Dublin alt-pop band are certainly not to be missed if you’re heading to this year’s Electric Picnic. Check out â€˜Youâ€™re My fixâ€™ for a taste of what to expect…
Great song to kick off the weekend with!
Hot Press recently described this Galway Indie band as “a rising act you should be keeping an eye and an ear on”. Definitely worth a listen, here is a recent video of them playing live in Club K, Galway.
â€˜We need loveâ€™ is sure to get you excited for the weekend ahead and for Exploding Eyes’ debut LP due for release soon!
This 22 year old Irish music producer gained a lot of interest when he arrived on the scene a few years ago. Although he has gone slightly under the radar lately, Reuben has had some big hits and has some big Youtube channels playing his songs/mixes. Hereâ€™s a great mix from a few months ago, worth checking out this weekend!
JESSE JOHN HEFFERNAN
This soul singer is definitely someone to listen to over the weekend, perfect choice for easy listening on a lazy sunday afternoon! His latest song shelter is beautiful and hypnotic.
The latest catchy single from Lucie, â€˜Chatterboxâ€™, has a really summery sound. Sitting in a beer garden on a nice sunny day, Lucie overheard two guys having a chat, one chatterbox and another extremely bored chap which became the inspiration for this wonderful song!
PINE THE PILCROW
Since making waves with their debut EP in March, Pine The Pilcrow have secured four slots at Electric Picnic this year and several other gigs this summer. Another band not to be missed! Their latest song â€˜Itâ€™s Only Loveâ€™ is outstanding.
Hereâ€™s a song worth checking out from Dublin rock band Screaming Giants’ upcoming EP â€˜Found Footageâ€™. We canâ€™t wait to hear the new EP!
Making waves on Ireland’s hip hop scene, Zimbabwean born musician Mister KYB recently released â€˜Dreamerâ€™. Any hip hop fans be sure to give him a listen this weekend!
If you’re looking for some quality Irish folk music this weekend, give Dublin Irish folk duo The Fusiliers a listen!