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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

The London Ear on RTE 2XM Show 20: 05/02/2014


Show 20 already on The London Ear, where does the time go? Really enjoyed the show this week, loved catching up with Brian Ashe from Leaders of Men and with Patrick Freeman. It’s always good, too, when I’m thinking to myself that I don’t have enough time, there’s so much [...]

February 5, 2014 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) The London Ear on RTE 2XM 0

Free Download: Miss Kate – You Took The Life


I’ll be honest, I had heard the name Miss Kate but never took the time to investigate what was going on or who Miss Kate was. Then I heard this. This is the Black Magic Mix of Took the Life and is a intelligent, sophisticated piece of music taking elements [...]

February 5, 2014 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Free Music Downloads, Music 0

George Michael: Let Her Down Easy (Video)


George Michael today revealed the video to his new single, a cover of Terence Trent D’arby’s ‘Let Her Down Easy’. The video was directed by Vaughan Arnell who previously directed ‘Fastlove’ and ‘Outside’ for Mr. Panayiotou and is a simply stunning black and white affair. George’s vocals are immense on [...]

February 4, 2014 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Music 0

Leaders of Men: For Want Of A Better Word (Video)


Leaders of Men are finally releasing their debut single, ‘For Want Of A Better Word’ and to be fair it’s a cracker. This a cracking driving track that just keeps building. The video is a change to the ‘regular performance video’ with the band playing while a story unfolds in [...]

February 3, 2014 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Music 0

Tune of the Week: Chvrches – Bela Lugosi’s Dead


Chvrches have done a very brave thing indeed. They’ve taken Bela Lugosi’s Dead by Bauhaus, yes, from the 80s and given it the Chvrches rework for the soundtrack of Vampire Academy. Before you even listen to a track like this, you’re always going to have the purists knocking those who [...]

February 3, 2014 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Music, Tune Of The Week 0

Free Download: The Family Rain – Vulpicide


The Family Rain launch their debut album ‘Under The Volcano’ on Monday February 3rd and in the run up to the release have offered a free download of their track, ‘Vulcipide’, which will appear in a Spotify only version of the album. It’s a great intro to the trio, a [...]

January 31, 2014 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Free Music Downloads, Music 0

Arctic Monkeys, Jake Bugg & Guests at Marley Park – On Sale Now


It’s not often that I actually post about gig and ticket announcements but to be honest, this line up is a bit special. On July 12 Arctic Monkeys will play Marley Park in Dublin. Alongside them on the day will be Jake Bugg, Miles Kane and Royal Blood. The line [...]

January 31, 2014 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Music 0

Competition: Win Tickets to Little Comets at The Academy, Dublin [CLOSED]


Who fancies an awesome night out? Little Comets are a fantastic band live, I last saw them in April 2013 in The Academy 2 and loved it. This time round, they’ve moved upstairs to the main room in The Academy and rightly so. Little Comets just last week revealed details [...]

January 29, 2014 Vanessa Monaghan (Nessy) Competition 11