With no gigs in nearly over a year since the COVID-19 pandemic started, I started looking back on my gig tickets and created a new almost daily post on Twitter, #gigoftheday. This is a snapshot of all gigs that I have been to over the years in month of April. #gigoftheday - looking back at … Continue reading April Gigs
What's the greatest album of all time by a northern Irish act? This question was posed by David O’Reilly also known as Rigsy from BBC NI’s Across the Line. He’s doing a poll for the Daily Mirror and Belfast Live and it will be interesting to see who makes the list. Using the hashtag #NIALBUMS … Continue reading My top 10 NI albums
100 albums, 2 weeks to listen to them and then pick your top 7 #7albums10s
The contenders for #3albums03 Twitter poll.
Looking back at the best albums from 2003.
Back for another instalment of what I have been listening to during the Covid-19 lockdown. Working from home has given me the freedom to raid my CD collection and to date I have been enjoying browsing through my collection, picking stuff out that I haven't listened to in ages and creating some themes. This is … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 4
The new year didn't kick off with the traditional NME tour in 2004. There wasn't one coming to Ireland that year so January was a very quiet month for gigs. February turned out to a be a busy month. First up was a visit by Black Rebel Motorcycle Club to Mandela Hall. BRMC had just put … Continue reading 2004 – January to June