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Up and coming Irish original bands playing all genres and styles of music, who are based in Ireland. Listed randomly.

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Happyalone Featured Photo
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Dec 2018 5K views 3:15
Happyalone
Cork

Definitely, one of the most unique sounds, Happy Alone’s idiosyncratic alternative pop sound is both memorable and expressive. Their...

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Keith John Featured Photo
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Jan 2017 169 views 4:35
Keith John
Galway

Keith John began his journey as a songwriter, in a small room in Listowel Co. Kerry, with Glen Hansard sharing his thoughts and...

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The Murder Capital Featured Photo
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Apr 2019 145.1K views 6:39
The Murder Capital
Dublin

The Murder Capital is a rock/punk band from Dublin Ireland. in 2019 the band is making a europe tour where the gonna be playing in...

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Moxie Featured Photo
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Aug 2014 70.8K views 9:43
Moxie
Sligo

Since their debut album Moxie have been busy touring internationally and have so many highlights to remember including their...

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True Tides Featured Photo
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Mar 2019 154 views 0:26
True Tides
Dublin

True Tides are Cian, Conor and Eoghan MacSweeny. The 3 Irish brothers have been playing music together their whole lives, developing an...

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Zrazy Featured Photo
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Apr 2016 1.3K views 4:00
Zrazy
Dublin

Musically sophisticated and lyrically smart, Zrazy inhabit a unique place in Irish contemporary music. The garlanded song-writing team...

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Walking On Cars Featured Photo
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Feb 2016 461K views 2:35
Walking On Cars
Kerry

In October 2015, the band released Speeding Cars. It was their most successful release to date and opened the band up to a new...

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Wolfe Tones Featured Photo
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Dec 2014 312.4K views 7:20
Wolfe Tones
Dublin

Multi-Platinum Award winning Irish Folk Legends The Wolfetones are now in their 56th year: Tommy Byrne, Brian Warfield and Noel Nagle....

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Talking Waves Featured Photo
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Jun 2018 2K views 4:35
Talking Waves
Cork

​Joey Weidner (guitars) and Jonathon ‘JR’ Russell (vocals) are TALKING WAVES. Inspired by the Muscle Shoals Alabama story that...

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Altan Featured Photo
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Nov 2008 611.7K views 3:41
Altan
Donegal

With a career at the pinnacle of Irish music for nearly 35 years Altan has achieved legendary status in a genre that has been equally...

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Velvet Alibi Featured Photo
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Jan 2018 769 views 9:20
Velvet Alibi
Derry

Formed in 2015, Velvet Alibi is the result of a musical collaboration between Anna Nolan, Vocals – (born Croydon, Surrey) and Rohan...

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Heroes in Hiding Featured Photo
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Sep 2016 8.1K views 3:57
Heroes in Hiding
Dublin

Heroes in Hiding are an alternative rock band with a vibrant touch of electronics. Based in Dublin, the 4-piece formed as it is today...

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The Sacreblues Band Featured Photo
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Mar 2017 73 views 2:54
The Sacreblues Band
Dublin

The Sacreblues Band is an Irish-French project based in Dublin brought to the world in 2011. Though influences are many, their sound...

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Shrink Like Alice Featured Photo
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Jan 2017 405 views 4:31
Shrink Like Alice
Meath

Shrink like Alice are a four piece band from Navan, Co.Meath, Ireland. Based out of Dublin, Ireland. Formed by frontman Gary Clerkin...

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Identity Thief Featured Photo
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Oct 2016 1.8K views 4:29
Identity Thief
Dublin

Taking Influence from artists such as Brand New, Paramore and Biffy Clyro, Identity Thief are a band who are not afraid to wear their...

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Dissension Rising Featured Photo
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Jun 2016 5K views 4:19
Dissension Rising
Kildare

Dissension Rising are an Exciting forward thinking International Touring Hard Rock Band who hail from Ireland. Originally formed by...

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The Ocelots Featured Photo
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May 2018 6.1K views 4:12
The Ocelots
Wexford

Situated in Wexford, twins Brandon and Ashley combine to create The Ocelots. They have crafted their songwriting and musical experience...

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The Fugues Featured Photo
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Sep 2017 984 views 5:40
The Fugues
Down

The Fugues are an indie-rock band based in Belfast. Influenced by the indie and pop-rock music of the 90s and 2000s, their colourful...

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Crome Yellow Featured Photo
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Jan 2018 682 views 4:49
Crome Yellow
Waterford

Crome Yellow are a band from Waterford who tend towards the psychedelic. Combining a modern sound with that of the 60s and 70s, the...

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Erra P Featured Photo
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Feb 2019 9 views 1:55
Erra P
Tipperary

Our electronic music was driven by a quest to find radical and exciting sounds using both traditional instruments and modern music...

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Dan Cusack Featured Photo
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Aug 2018 6.1K views 4:36
Dan Cusack
Wicklow

The band was first founded in the summer of 2015. Adopting a traditional blues/funk rock-based sound, the group immediately hit onto...

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Tribal Dance Featured Photo
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Dec 2018 426 views 5:13
Tribal Dance
Dublin

From forming initially to perform at house parties to being hailed as Dublin math-rock revival and named as one of the top 50 acts of...

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Slyrydes Featured Photo
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Mar 2017 1.3K views 2:44
Slyrydes
Galway

Formed in late 2013 as a side project, Slyrydes is now the main focus for all concerned. The project started as a reaction to what we...

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Future Stops Featured Photo
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Oct 2017 118 views 9:50
Future Stops
Dublin

Future Stops are a five-piece indie rock band from Dublin, Ireland. Their energetic performance and sprawling sound is driven by the...

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Hit The B Button Featured Photo
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Jun 2016 78 views 3:51
Hit The B Button
Down

Hit The B Button are a venomous four piece who thrive on ripping apart the conventional and frankensteining it back together to create...

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5 Dollar Shakes Featured Photo
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May 2016 1.8K views 5:11
5 Dollar Shakes
Wexford

Following the successful Summer they had in 2014, had an even bigger Summer in 2015. They made their Festival Main Stage debut at their...

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Barefoot Magicians Featured Photo
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Feb 2018 1.3K views 4:15
Barefoot Magicians
Dublin

Barefoot Magicians formed in early 2017 after a recording session In Dublin’s prestigious Windmill Lane Studios. The band dedicates...

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Lore Featured Photo
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Aug 2016 2.1K views 3:40
Lore
Derry

Having been nominated for ‘Best Irish Band’ and ‘Best EP’ by the Pure M Awards 2015 for their self-titled debut EP, the now...

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Wild Youth Featured Photo
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Jan 2019 537.6K views 3:30
Wild Youth
Dublin

Wild Youth are a four-piece who stormed the Spotify Viral Charts and held the #1 spot for two weeks with their first single. With...

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Greywind Featured Photo
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Jan 2017 2.2K views 3:00
Greywind
Kerry

Greywind are a two-piece alternative rock band from Killarney in Ireland formed by siblings Steph and Paul O'Sullivan. In their first...

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Hudson Taylor Featured Photo
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Jan 2012 774.2K views 3:12
Hudson Taylor
Dublin

Irish duo, Hudson Taylor released their long-awaited debut album “Singing for strangers” in 2015. The multi-instrumentalists honed...

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Fangclub Featured Photo
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Feb 2017 156.2K views 3:45
Fangclub
Dublin

Steven King (guitar and vocals) & Kevin Keane (bass) were school friends and spent their teens playing in bands in Dublin. The pair...

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The Southern Fold Featured Photo
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Jul 2016 918 views 5:33
The Southern Fold
Kilkenny

Formed by Kilkenny native Emlyn Holden in 2014, and joined by Dubliner Laura Hand as co-vocalist the following year, The Southern Fold...

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Monster Monster Featured Photo
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Feb 2016 9.7K views 3:35
Monster Monster
Dublin

Mick and Ríona went on to collaborate on a number of projects. Their latest and boldest is Monster Monster, an alternative pop act...

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Aidan Bolger & Band Featured Photo
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Mar 2017 284 views 3:10
Aidan Bolger & Band
Mayo

Castlebar based singer-songwriter Aidan Bolger has been playing on the live music scene in Ireland and UK for over a decade with...

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Foreign Owl Featured Photo
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Sep 2016 7.7K views 2:23
Foreign Owl
Donegal

Foreign Owl comprises three young souls born EXACTLY at the stroke of 3 bells, born PRECISELY on the land border between Japan and...

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Royal Autumn Featured Photo
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Apr 2014 918 views 3:13
Royal Autumn
Dublin

In 2012, Neill, Adam and Rodge, who formerly had played all over the country, held residencies in Dublin, recorded and released an...

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Lλmbdancer Featured Photo
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Jun 2016 338 views 4:23
Lλmbdancer
Cork

Lλmbdancer is an intergalactic collaboration between Darqhorse and Moonbird, two space & time travelers who crash landed on earth...

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Spring Tides Featured Photo
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May 2016 3.9K views 4:05
Spring Tides
Donegal

A rowdy folk hop n roll band from the hills of Donegal hellbent on world domination. Born and raised on a diet of pub singsongs and...

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Kern Featured Photo
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Jul 2017 3.4K views 3:23
Kern
Louth

KERN is a folk/trad trio that blends the driving uilleann pipes and poignant whistles of Brendan McCreanor with the dynamic fiddle...

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Ember Trails Featured Photo
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Dec 2017 626 views 4:40
Ember Trails
Antrim

Formed in late 2016 as a musical experimentation outlet, for the past year Ember Trails have been cascading on to Belfast’s local...

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Electric Shore Featured Photo
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Feb 2018 687 views 3:19
Electric Shore
Meath

Electric Shore are a three piece indie rock band from Ratoath Co.Meath Ireland. Formed in 2013, the growth and development of Electric...

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The Saw Doctors Featured Photo
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Jun 2009 2.3M views 5:12
The Saw Doctors
Galway

The Saw Doctors are an Irish rock band. Formed in 1986 in Tuam, County Galway, they have achieved eighteen Top 30 singles in the...

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Félim Featured Photo
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Jul 2016 823 views 17:44
Félim
Dublin

FÉLIM is an indie/folk-rock singer/song writer from Dublin, often accompanied by a band of last minute heroes, who all together create...

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Nerves Featured Photo
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Jan 2019 2.7K views 4:26
Nerves
Dublin

Nerves are a band from the west of Ireland but based in Dublin writing music with a diverse set of sonic templates ranging from clean...

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Megacone Featured Photo
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Jan 2015 16.2K views 5:26
Megacone
Dublin

Megacone are a 5 piece instrumental band from Dublin, Ireland. The band are best known for their triple lead guitars and energetic live...

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Arco Arena Featured Photo
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Jun 2017 1K views 4:36
Arco Arena
Louth

Formed in early 2015, Arco Arena are a 4 piece riff-rock band from County Louth in Ireland. Mixing shifting time signatures with...

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Slow Riot Featured Photo
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Sep 2015 12.3K views 5:45
Slow Riot
Limerick

Slow Riot have worked tirelessly since their inception towards their soaring shoegaze guitars and a lyrical darkness reminiscent of the...

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Oracle Featured Photo
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Feb 2018 1.6K views 4:29
Oracle
Down

Oracle are a five piece groove metal band from Belfast, Northern Ireland. Oracle's debut ep “Tales Of Pythia” touches on topics...

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Electric Octopus Featured Photo
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May 2017 1M views 53:24
Electric Octopus
Antrim

Aptly defining themselves as an exciting new music cabal, the playfully psychedelic Electric Octopus (and their Electric Octopus...

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Pranks Featured Photo
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Jan 2016 494 views 4:09
Pranks
Dublin

Pranks are a two piece grunge rock band based in Dublin. Friends since childhood, Micheal Sheil (Guitar and Vocals) and Gearoid...

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Little Green Cars Featured Photo
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Feb 2013 906K views 3:38
Little Green Cars
Dublin

Little Green Cars were formed in Dublin in 2008. The band members are Stevie Appleby on guitar and vocals, Faye O'Rourke on vocals,...

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Ignition Featured Photo
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Nov 2016 1.1K views 3:43
Ignition
Galway

Ignition have been writing and performing together since 2014. Their diverse sound is brought about by a variety of musical interests,...

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Rogue Opinions Featured Photo
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Feb 2018 116 views 1:01
Rogue Opinions
Dublin

Rogue Opinions are a three-piece rock band from Dublin. Taking inspiration from the English punk rock movement of the 70's, Rogue...

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October Fires Featured Photo
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Jun 2018 362 views 4:09
October Fires
Kildare

October Fires are a four-piece group consisting of Carol Somers on piano, vocals and percussion, Lisa Baker on piano, vocals and...

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Stone Sea Featured Photo
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May 2019 340 views 4:42
Stone Sea
Dublin

After the release of an EP (Demo (n) - 2014) with the original members and an album (Origins - 2015) totally recorded by Elvis, where...

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Fresco Future Featured Photo
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Oct 2017 231 views 3:16
Fresco Future
Kildare

Fresco Future are a young band hailing originally from Newbridge, Co. Kildare. School friends Cormac Dowdall, Dillan Hughes and Evan...

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Pinhole Featured Photo
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Apr 2016 3.1K views 4:25
Pinhole
Cork

Pinhole are a quirky Cork-based 4 piece, brandishing the alternative flag but deliberately skating over genre boundaries creating their...

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There is an Island Featured Photo
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Nov 2016 1K views 3:43
There is an Island
Dublin

There is an Island combine rich vocals, earthy violin textures, minimal piano and etherial soundscapes to form songs inspired by the...

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The Chieftains Featured Photo
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Jun 2012 327.5K views 7:02
The Chieftains
Dublin

2019 marks the 57th Anniversary of The Chieftains beginning. Since 1962 they have been six-time Grammy Award winners and been highly...

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Billy Treacy & The Scope Featured Photo
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Oct 2014 25.7K views 3:43
Billy Treacy & The Scope
Dublin

Billy Treacy is a Folk singer/songwriter from Dublin's Inner City. A modern day Balladeer with contemporary story songs using...

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Sillk Featured Photo
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Jan 2017 2.4K views 3:23
Sillk
Cork

The band formed out of Orla Travers’ necessity; a necessity to tell stories and to write songs. She and Julian Halpin got together in...

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Darragh O'Dea Featured Photo
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Nov 2017 1.4K views 2:19
Darragh O’Dea
Galway

Darragh O'Dea is a songwriter known for his narrative lyrics and descriptive portrayals of small town Ireland. Hailing from Tuam,...

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Pine Marten Featured Photo
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Jun 2016 2.9K views 3:03
Pine Marten
Dublin

Pine Marten are an innovative modern string band drawing on folk music from around the world. With influences ranging from bluegrass...

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Revue Featured Photo
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Feb 2019 62 views 3:51
Revue
Down

Revue are a Belfast duo - singer Emma Loudon and multi-instrumentalist Marty Price. ...

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Bodies Featured Photo
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Jul 2017 7.2K views 3:54
Bodies
Dublin

Beginning 2019 on a high note after the success of their debut album Drench (released November 2018), the Dublin band were chosen to...

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Majestic Bears Featured Photo
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Oct 2013 3.1K views 5:01
Majestic Bears
Galway

Majestic Bears are a folk band from Galway with a varying range of influences from Irish/American folk music, Trad, surf, pop and...

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The Burma Featured Photo
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Oct 2018 2.4K views 3:00
The Burma
Cork

The Burma are an indie rock n’roll band based in Cork City. Influenced by the American Indie scene of the early 2000’s and British...

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Ports Featured Photo
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Mar 2015 1.8K views 5:33
Ports
Derry

PORTS are a four piece band from Northern Ireland. They consist of Steven McCool (Bass and Vocals), Mark O'Doherty (Drums), Ryan...

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The Years Featured Photo
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Sep 2017 746 views 3:24
The Years
Kildare

The Years are an Indie/Pop band from Athy, Co.Kildare. ...

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The Shaker Hymn Featured Photo
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Oct 2013 4.6K views 2:48
The Shaker Hymn
Cork

As a five piece, The Shaker Hymn craft sharp and thoughtful pop songs - reminiscent of the lush and warm guitar music of the late...

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Just Like Us Featured Photo
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May 2018 16.6K views 3:23
Just Like Us
Kildare

Just Like Us is a three-piece up-and-coming Irish pop band. Consisting of lead singer and guitarist Liam Óg Ó hOistín, drummer James...

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Columbia Mills Featured Photo
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Feb 2017 15.9K views 5:16
Columbia Mills
Wicklow

Columbia Mills are an independent 5 piece band based in Dublin, Ireland. ...

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Rofi James Featured Photo
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Feb 2017 2.2K views 3:58
Rofi James
Galway

Rofi James are a pop/rock band from Galway city, Ireland. Comprised of Ronan Flaherty, Jamie Murray and Joseph Flaherty. Rofi James...

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More Than Machines Featured Photo
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Jan 2019 2.5K views 4:27
More Than Machines
Dublin

More Than Machines started their lives as Beware Of You. In the short time as a band they have played gigs all around Dublin and...

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Stray Melody Featured Photo
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Dec 2018 3.8K views 2:33
Stray Melody
Dublin

Stray Melody are a recently formed act who are following in the footsteps of acts such as Glen Hansard, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Hudson...

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Without Willow Featured Photo
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Nov 2018 2.5K views 4:31
Without Willow
Donegal

Without Willow are a folk duo from Co Donegal, Ireland. The pair have performed several times at The Earagail Arts Festival, The Swell...

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Orchid Collective Featured Photo
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Mar 2016 11.2K views 4:21
Orchid Collective
Dublin

Orchid Collective consists of four musicians from each corner of Ireland, taking a wide range of influences from the likes of Alt J,...

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Newfoundland Featured Photo
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May 2017 33.8K views 6:02
Newfoundland
Waterford

Newfoundland are a traditional/folk/contemporary fusion band hailing from the South East of Ireland. ...

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Dyad Featured Photo
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Oct 2018 164 views 10:22
Dyad
Tyrone

From the small town of County Tyrone, Cookstown’s quote ‘Looking good, Looking ...

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The Winter Passing Featured Photo
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Feb 2018 3.6K views 3:14
The Winter Passing
Dublin

The Winter Passing created an infectiously raw mix of garage punk energy and indie rock quirks that garnered critical acclaim. When the...

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Strange Attractor Featured Photo
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Apr 2018 1.6K views 4:29
Strange Attractor
Cork

Strange Attractor are a Funk/Pop outfit formed in Dingle, Co. Kerry. The band feature Fionn o' Neill on lead vocals and guitar, Mattie...

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Little One Featured Photo
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Mar 2017 4.8K views 6:03
Little One
Dublin

Little One are a Post/Indie group formed in Dublin. The collective made their Glastonbury and Electric Picnic debuts this past Summer,...

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The Kerbs Featured Photo
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Jan 2018 5K views 4:15
The Kerbs
Mayo

The Kerbs is a rock band from Foxford , Co.Mayo consisting of Mark McHale (vocals and guitar) as well as Alex Stupar (lead guitar),...

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Collides Featured Photo
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Jun 2018 1.3K views 4:32
Collides
Waterford

A powerhouse of pure unadulterated, genuine rock and roll! Collides are energetic and a tight live band that are not to be taken...

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Black Bank Folk Featured Photo
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Jan 2016 4.4K views 2:53
Black Bank Folk
Dublin

Black Bank Folk burst onto the Irish music scene in 2016 with their critically acclaimed debut album 'Rising'. They spent 2016 and...

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Daviis Featured Photo
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Sep 2017 2.6K views 4:02
Daviis
Dublin

Having sold out their debut release gig in Whelans, DAVIIS (previously 'Davis') have already received widespread acclaim from Ireland's...

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The Optimists Featured Photo
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Jan 2016 3K views 3:52
The Optimists
Dublin

The Optimists are Dublin’s newest alt-pop band. Despite forming just under two years ago the band has already made a significant...

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Kessler Effect Featured Photo
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Nov 2018 215 views 4:18
Kessler Effect
Donegal

A modern progressive rock band with a throwback vibe to the great 70's progressive band. Out of a similar vein to that of Dream Theater...

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NCX Featured Photo
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Jun 2016 261 views 5:13
NCX
Louth

‘NCX’ are a four-piece rock unit hailing from Drogheda, Co. Louth. A unique blend of ACDC-esque driving guitar riffs &...

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Callous Crows Featured Photo
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Jun 2017 861 views 3:53
Callous Crows
Kildare

Callous Crows are a wild and loud two-piece band from the Kildare/Offaly area. From gritty and powerful vocals to winding ''roller...

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Not Monsters Featured Photo
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May 2016 3.1K views 4:43
Not Monsters
Dublin

Not Monsters is what happens when you smash the melodic experimentalism of CFIT together with the powerhouse riffing of Punch Face...

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Kodaline Featured Photo
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Sep 2012 131.1M views 5:20
Kodaline
Dublin

Is an Irish rock band. Originally known as 21 Demands, in 2012 the band adopted their current name. The group comprises Steve Garrigan,...

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Celtic Thunder Featured Photo
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Apr 2011 16M views 4:06
Celtic Thunder
Dublin

In 2007 producer Sharon Browne filmed the first ever Celtic Thunder show at the Helix in Dublin, Ireland. The concept was to feature a...

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Rough Sunday Featured Photo
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Nov 2017 1.5K views 3:26
Rough Sunday
Cork

Rough Sunday are the songrwiting duo Amhlaoibh McSweeney & Diarmuid Wolfe, two young musicians from the West Cork Gaeltacht. ...

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A Cow in the Water Featured Photo
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May 2019 507 views 2:48
A Cow in the Water
Cork

A COW IN THE WATER - Formed in Blarney, Co Cork, Ireland in 1986. The Cows were part of the Post-punk movement in Cork, Ireland,...

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Boye PapaGee & Colours Afrobeat Featured Photo
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Jul 2013 1K views 10:39
Boye PapaGee & Colours Afrobeat
Dublin

Launched originally as Colours Afrobeat Foundation; Boye (PapaGee) & Colours Afrobeat is Ireland’s Foremost multicultural band...

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Cúig Featured Photo
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Oct 2013 8.8K views 4:24
Cúig
Tyrone

Cúig, formed in late 2011, have established themselves among the most promising artists on the Irish traditional music scene. They...

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Penrose Featured Photo
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Jul 2017 1.2K views 4:34
Penrose
Dublin

Penrose are a 4 piece band put together by Darragh McGrane and can now be described as a solid Indie Pop band with catchy uplifting...

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The Crossfire Hurricanes Featured Photo
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Dec 2016 3.1K views 5:49
The Crossfire Hurricanes
Antrim

Belfast four piece The Crossfire Hurricanes are driving their own tanked-up style of blues-infused Indie Rock&Roll, and they rarely...

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The Temps Featured Photo
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Jul 2017 2.5K views 3:52
The Temps
Dublin

We are a four-piece indie band from Dublin and we call ourselves The Temps. We’ve been together properly as a band for about a year...

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Xo Mo Featured Photo
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Sep 2018 1.2K views 3:47
Xo Mo
Dublin

Xo Mo are a Pop Duo Presently Featured on Spotify's Editorial Playlists such as New Pop Revolution, A Breath of Fresh Éire and A New...

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Sun Shakers Featured Photo
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Mar 2019 1.2K views 5:41
Sun Shakers
Dublin

Music is there to be experimented with, tampered with and moulded in all shapes and sizes. Sun Shakers do just that. Not restricted by...

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Invaderband Featured Photo
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Dec 2017 74 views 2:49
Invaderband
Derry

Invaderband are a garage/artrock band assembled in 2012 in Derry, Northern Ireland by Mancunian singer, guitarist and songwriter Adam...

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Versive Featured Photo
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Sep 2016 13.3K views 3:44
Versive
Dublin

VERSIVE are a Dublin based alt-rock band. Having formed in late 2015 after a group of friends who'd all played in different bands...

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Pineto Cats Featured Photo
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Jul 2019 1.2K views 7:12
Pineto Cats
Wicklow

Pineto Cats are a 5 piece, electro indie rock (ish) music group from Wicklow. The band was formed many years ago and has undergone many...

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Navá Featured Photo
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Nov 2016 15.6K views 2:44
Navá
Dublin

Navá is a group of young musicians exploring the relationship between the ancient musical cultures of Ireland and Persia. It is...

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Orwells '84 Featured Photo
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Apr 2019 1K views 4:31
Orwells ’84
Louth

Like a phoenix formed from the ashes of 2015, Orwells ’84 are a unique musical outfit based in Dundalk. With a huge variety of...

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Feb 2017 468 views 4:24
Lowlight Gathering
Monaghan

LOWLIGHT GATHERING are purveyors of electric indie-folk music that stirs emotions and touches hearts wherever they travel. The Monaghan...

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Mar 2019 3.1K views 3:51
The Riptide Movement
Dublin

The Riptide Movement are an Irish rock band formed in Dublin, Ireland in 2006 by vocalist and guitarist Mal Tuohy, guitarist John...

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Apr 2019 44.8K views 3:03
Just Mustard
Louth

Just Mustard are a five-piece band from Dundalk, Co. Louth. Mining influence from post-punk, trip-hop and lo-fi electronic music they...

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Pecking Party Featured Photo
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Jan 2015 1.3K views 3:19
Pecking Party
Dublin

Pecking Party are a Dublin based four-piece heavy electronic rock band with a sound that blends some of the heavier elements of...

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Galants Featured Photo
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Jun 2019 1.1K views 4:03
Galants
Dublin

In the summer of 2015 the band released a trilogy of singles showcasing an aesthetic of cascading guitars, riotous drums and low lying...

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May 2017 1.4K views 2:45
Cruiser
Limerick

Cruiser from Limerick City specialize in blending shoegaze with wham-bam punk rock at an ear- shattering volume. The band have gained a...

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Emerson Featured Photo
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Dec 2014 1.3K views 4:04
Emerson
Cork

Emerson are a Rock'n'Roll band from Cork. The band has been together for 3 years and have achieved plenty of recognition in Cork and...

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Jan 2018 4.8K views 3:48
Wynona Bleach
Antrim

Wynona Bleach declared their arrival in 2018 with a song called ‘Eyes Burning’. The guitars rise up like fuzz-mountains and the...

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Brand New Friend Featured Photo
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Jan 2019 7K views 2:39
Brand New Friend
Antrim

brand new friend are probably one of the most uplifting prospects on the Belfast scene, they've got hints of American bands like The...

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Gender Chores Featured Photo
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Feb 2019 436 views 6:26
Gender Chores
Down

Gender Chores is a Northern Irish Punk Rock band from Bangor, formed by Samantha McCann, Sophie Price, and AJ Mawhinney in June 2018....

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Oh Bryan Featured Photo
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May 2018 2.5K views 3:42
Oh Bryan
Dublin

Oh Bryan are a high energy alternative rock band consisting of Steve O’Brien (Lead Vocals, Guitar, and Drums), Shane Power (Guitar)...

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Columbia Featured Photo
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May 2019 175 views 3:43
Columbia
Cork

Columbia are a four-piece Indie rock band from Cork, Ireland who have set the scene in the south for a new wave of indie pop/rock...

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Red House Featured Photo
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Nov 2017 977 views 3:05
Red House
Antrim

Red House are a four piece Indie Rock unit: two guitars, bass, drums and vocal. They are an exciting young band with lots of fresh...

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Socks in the Frying Pan Featured Photo
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Feb 2015 1.6K views 3:01
Socks in the Frying Pan
Clare

This young trad trio from Country Clare blend Irish traditional melodies with and innovative rhythmic and melodic garnish. These socks...

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Cranky Face Featured Photo
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Jan 2018 853 views 3:00
Cranky Face
Galway

If there is such a thing as a Galway ‘4 piece Supergroup’, Cranky Face just might be it, being made up of guitarist Stephan Curran,...

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Bitch Falcon Featured Photo
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Nov 2017 13K views 6:15
Bitch Falcon
Dublin

Four years on from an initial explosive emergence, the Dublin-based three-piece haven’t so much discovered their voice as...

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PeachFace Featured Photo
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Dec 2018 1.8K views 3:30
PeachFace
Dublin

PEACHFACE have dusted down their 90s MIDI enabled synths, plugged in a couple of shiny neon guitars and programmed a drum machine to...

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Drivelight Featured Photo
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Jul 2017 853 views 3:15
Drivelight
Kildare

Upcoming Kildare-based band Drivelight have just released their most anticipated debut EP ...

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Pillow Queens Featured Photo
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Nov 2018 151.5K views 4:22
Pillow Queens
Dublin

Having first come together in Autumn of 2016 on a basketball court in a Dublin city park, the four members of Pillow Queens, soon...

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Thumper Featured Photo
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Sep 2018 8.8K views 7:18
Thumper
Dublin

THUMPER are a noise-pop quintet from Dublin, delivering bubblegum pop through a wall of sonic death. With a reputation for raucous and...

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Classic Yellow Featured Photo
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May 2018 525 views 3:24
Classic Yellow
Dublin

Classic Yellow are an alternative/ psychedelic quartet based in Dublin, Ireland. While maintaining a cohesive and recognisable sound,...

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Casavettes Featured Photo
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Mar 2018 906 views 3:49
Casavettes
Limerick

Casavettes are an emotive alternative rock band hailing from Limerick, Ireland. They have spent the past few years honing their craft...

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Hello Casanova Featured Photo
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Mar 2017 1.4K views 2:52
Hello Casanova
Armagh

Hello Casanova are an alternative pop rock act hailing for Armagh, Northern Ireland. Since their first release, ‘I’ll Be Waiting’...

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The Shades Featured Photo
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Jul 2014 3.3K views 2:17
The Shades
Dublin

The Shades are a young 5 piece rock'n'roll/blues band from West Dublin/Kildare. Formed in late 2013, They started gigging around the...

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Vernon Jane Featured Photo
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Apr 2018 6.9K views 4:40
Vernon Jane
Dublin

Vernon Jane are here to kick the living daylights out of you and your loved ones and teach you a lesson while your at it (THE THIN...

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Barq Featured Photo
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May 2018 384 views 4:17
Barq
Dublin

BARQ are a high energy four-piece, shoving groove into the belly of the rock-beast and creating agrosoul. This is music to dance...

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Angular Hank Featured Photo
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Jan 2019 520 views 4:57
Angular Hank
Dublin

Angular Hank are a Dublin based Rock Band. Forming in the summer of 2018, the group spent a year of heavy writing and gigging to find...

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Niall McCabe Band Featured Photo
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May 2014 2.7K views 3:55
Niall McCabe Band
Cork

With their genesis on a small Island off the West Coast of Ireland, The Niall McCabe Band have honed a sound that is structured around...

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Ham Sandwich Featured Photo
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Apr 2014 51.2K views 3:59
Ham Sandwich
Dublin

One of the most enthralling live acts in recent times, Ham Sandwich are well known for their incendiary live performances which has put...

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Saint Sister Featured Photo
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Jul 2015 58.9K views 4:18
Saint Sister
Dublin

Saint Sister, formed 2014, is the creation of Morgan MacIntyre & Gemma Doherty. Mixing celtic harp, 60s folk and electronic pop...

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Le Boom Featured Photo
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Aug 2016 105.7K views 3:14
Le Boom
Dublin

LE BOOM are an electro-indie-house-pop duo based in Dublin, Ireland who have developed a formidable live reputation. ...

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Shrug Life Featured Photo
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May 2018 1.2K views 4:51
Shrug Life
Dublin

In May 2018, the group featured in The Guardian for their politically charged song 'Your Body', while July saw the group release new...

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Alan Kavanagh Featured Photo
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Nov 2017 166 views 5:15
Alan Kavanagh
Meath

Alan Kavangh is a 29 year old musician from Ashbourne Co.Meath. His latest single 'Bitter Man' has just won IMRO's Christy Hennessy...

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Stolen City Featured Photo
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Jan 2018 2.1K views 3:33
Stolen City
Dublin

Having started out as two solo artists and a marching band drummer from various parts of Dublin, These three young energetic acoustic...

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The Pogues Featured Photo
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Dec 2011 66.8M views 4:03
The Pogues
Dublin

The Pogues are a band of mixed Irish and English background, playing traditional Irish music with influences from punk rock, formed in...

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The Lost Brothers Featured Photo
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Mar 2018 3.2K views 3:41
The Lost Brothers
Dublin

The Lost Brothers are an Irish musical duo consisting of Mark McCausland and Oisin Leech, formerly of The Basement and The 747s. In...

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OverLockers Featured Photo
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Apr 2018 1.2K views 3:26
OverLockers
Dublin

OverLockers are a hard-hitting, no bullshit Rock band coming out of Dublin, with a combination of heavy face melting riffs and a...

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Kyro Jones Featured Photo
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Jul 2018 359 views 3:54
Kyro Jones
Dublin

Kyro Jones have worked tirelessly on the Dublin live circuit refining their songs and perfecting their unique brand of Alternative...

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Stiff Little Fingers Featured Photo
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Oct 2017 18.5K views 7:51
Stiff Little Fingers
Antrim

Stiff Little Fingers are a punk band, originally based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, formed in 1977. Prior to becoming Stiff Little...

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Parliament Square Featured Photo
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Nov 2012 6.8K views 3:47
Parliament Square
Limerick

Parliament Square’s debut release “Forest Fire”, recorded by Owen Lewis (Snow Patrol / REM) was featured on national radio (RTE...

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Toshín Featured Photo
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May 2019 1.5K views 4:12
Toshín
Dublin

Founded in 2016, Toshín has evolved over the last 2 years into the vibrant 8-piece it is today. Taking inspiration from a variety of...

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King Bones Featured Photo
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Apr 2017 5.6K views 3:57
King Bones
Dublin

King  Bones  are a  6-piece synth-punk group from Dublin city. With some serious tunes under their belt, like Who’s Got The...

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Worn Out Featured Photo
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Dec 2017 4.6K views 3:18
Worn Out
Cork

WORN OUT are a 4-piece metal/hardcore band from Cork, Ireland. Since forming and releasing their debut single With False Hope in 2017,...

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Gorilla Troubadour Featured Photo
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Apr 2018 6.3K views 4:05
Gorilla Troubadour
Dublin

Following the release of their debut single 'The Apple Truck' and an ensuing tour around Ireland, Gorilla Troubadour have made a name...

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The Academic Featured Photo
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Oct 2017 2.6M views 6:19
The Academic
Westmeath

The Academic are an indie rock band from Westmeath, Ireland formed at the end of 2013 while all members of the band were at St...

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Screaming Orphans Featured Photo
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Feb 2014 7.1K views 3:37
Screaming Orphans
Donegal

Screaming Orphans, an all-sister band from Bundoran, Co. Donegal, Ireland, are one of the most sought after Celtic bands with a...

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Hex Hue Featured Photo
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Jun 2019 1.1K views 4:17
Hex Hue
Antrim

After spending a couple of years as a member of Choice nominated, Pleasure Beach, HEX HUE marks a clean break for the Belfast music...

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Robocobra Quartet Featured Photo
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Oct 2016 14.5K views 2:58
Robocobra Quartet
Antrim

Mining influence from jazz, hardcore and contemporary classical music, Robocobra Quartet sound like little else. Originally formed at...

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Fuzz Gigolo Featured Photo
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Jun 2015 499 views 1:06
Fuzz Gigolo
Louth

Fuzz Gigolo are a 5-piece LO-FI “Rock n’ Roll” band that pen and perform original compositions - while packing a quartet+ of...

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The Last Vinci Featured Photo
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Dec 2013 11.9K views 2:53
The Last Vinci
Cork

The Last Vinci is rock project headed by vocalist Alex Vinci, who moved to Ireland to release his own record. Alex was a member of a...

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Billow Wood Featured Photo
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Jul 2018 7.2K views 2:49
Billow Wood
Mayo

Billow Wood are an exciting new band committed to creating a new fusion sound for people of all ages to enjoy. ...

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Pilgrim St Featured Photo
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Jun 2015 4.1K views 3:32
Pilgrim St
Meath

Strongly influenced by Bruce Springsteen, Pilgrim St formed to bring these tunes to the live venues of Navan and surrounding areas but...

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All Tvvins Featured Photo
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Mar 2015 1.2M views 3:37
All Tvvins
Dublin

It’s not uncommon for bands to begin with grand dreams of future success, but for every realised ambition there are dozens that...

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No Oil Paintings Featured Photo
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Jul 2016 4.9K views 4:29
No Oil Paintings
Antrim

No Oil Paintings are a vivacious, dynamic alternative-folk band from Belfast. Using typical folk instrumentation and four-part...

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Fontaines D.C. Featured Photo
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Nov 2018 554.4K views 4:26
Fontaines D.C.
Dublin

Fontaines D.C. met as a quintet in Dublin, influenced and driven in equal measure by the rich history of their hometown’s...

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