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    The London Ear on RTE 2XM Show 30: 16 April 2014

    This week I had the opportunity to go Alexandra Palace to chat to Young Kato. They were opening for You Me At Six on their

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    The London Ear on RTE 2XM: Show 29 April 2 2014

    On this week’s show I made my 14 year old self extremely happy. I got to chat to Greg Kane from Hue and Cry. Lovely

Barbarellas: Body Rock

Barbarellas: Body Rock

B*Witched are back! Well, not quite but The Lynch Sisters, Keavy and Edele are back performing together under the moniker Barbarellas. It’s over a decade since the twins Blamed It on the Weather and all that. Since then Edele has been busy writing for Xenomania and has co-written songs for Girls [...]

January 4, 2011 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Music 2

Carosel: Take Me (Live and Unplugged)

Carosel: Take Me (Live and Unplugged)

I know I’ve posted about Carosel before, I love their music. This video was shot for French music website LeTransistor. Apart from the fact there’s good music I also love the location and the way Benjamin Lemaire shot the piece. Brillliant, Ok, who’s coming down to George’s Street Arcade til [...]

January 3, 2011 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Film / Video / Television, Music 1

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Virgin Atlantic Advertisement

I’m not sure why I haven’t seen this before, it’s the most lush over the top, taking the piss out of themselves advert I’ve ever seen. Saw it on Sky News this morning featuring the fantastic sounds of Muse. Richard Branson is a legend! [...]

January 2, 2011 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Multimedia 0

Roll Up Your Sleeves:The DIY Counterculture

Roll Up Your Sleeves:The DIY Counterculture

I remember Dylan Haskins telling me he was going to do this, he was just getting cameras sorted. An inspirational 27 minutes about D.I.Y  culture, get a cuppa, sit back and enjoy. Roll Up Your Sleeves: A Documentary About Do-It-Yourself Counterculture (2008) from Dylan Haskins on Vimeo. [...]

January 1, 2011 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Film / Video / Television, Music 0

Google’s Doodle

Google’s Doodle

This is extremely clever, it’s been on Google.com since yesterday for 2011. Great inclusion of Roman Numerals. Fair play to the Googlebots that came up with this… Nice! [...]

January 1, 2011 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Multimedia 0

Tune of the Week: 1/1/11

Tune of the Week: 1/1/11

Happy New Year! Let’s start it off with good vibes and loads of positivity.. The past is behind us, we can only control the future! Amazing in the 90′s, amazing remix in ’08, still kicking ass in 2011.. Utah Saints [...]

January 1, 2011 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Tune Of The Week 0

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2010 has been a strange year. It’s had its up and downs and some stuff happened that made me really think about what matters most. Fcuk it! It’s been a year for the Old Spice man and the iPad. A nerd had a movie made about him and Wikileaks leaked [...]

December 31, 2010 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Life and such 0

Terence Rowlands: Beta Review

Terence Rowlands: Beta Review

There are albums that come along, without fuss or hype and grow into our consciousness through word of mouth firstly, then by the immense talent that drips from every note played. Beta by Terence Rowlands is such an album. From the first notes of the opener ‘Overplayed’, its obvious the [...]

December 30, 2010 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Music Review 3