Sound of the Nation

15 Years of the RTE Choice Music Prize – Documentary this Sunday at 10pm

Over the past 15 years, the RTE Choice Music Prize has become synonymous with the first week of March on Ireland’s music calendar. It’s where Irish albums and songs are celebrated with the Irish Album of the Year, and Irish Song of the

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Dan’s Playlist – Wednesday, October 2

Grimes – ‘Violence’ All Tvvins – ‘Divine’ Garbage – ‘I Think I’m Paranoid’ QuestionmarQ – ‘Inside Of Me’ Otherkin – ‘Tombstone’ Otherkin – ‘Ay Ay’ Vulpynes – ‘It Washes Out’ Buck 65 – ‘Wicked & Weird’ Tebi Rex – ‘Kronos’ Rejjie Snow –

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Dan’s Playlist – Monday, September 30

Basement Jaxx – ‘Where’s Your Head At?’ Grimes - ‘Violence’ Kormac - ‘Rainstorm’ Mint Royale - ‘Singin’ In The Rain’ Just Mustard - ‘Seven’ The White Stripes – ‘Icky Thump’ Sprints - ‘The Cheek’ Sultans Of Ping F.C. - ‘Where’s Me

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Dan’s Playlist – Tuesday, September 17

Le Boom – ‘What We Do’ (Mix & Fairbanks Remix) Skepta – ‘Pure Water’ Crystal Castles – ‘Good Time’ Kokoko – ‘Kitoko’ Happyalone – ‘Bodybags’ UNKLE (feat: Ian Brown) – ‘Reign’ TOYGIRL – ‘Reign’ Sam Fender – ‘That Sound’ PJ Harvey – ‘Big

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Dan’s Playlist – Wednesday, September 11

DJ Shadow (feat De La Soul) – ‘Rocket Fuel’ Jain – ‘Makeba’ (Dirty Ridin’ Remix) God Knows (feat: Outsider YP) – ‘Clout9’ Death In Vegas – ‘Dirge’ Just Mustard – ‘Feeded’ Daniel Johnston – ‘Without You’ Daniel Johnston – ‘Fake Records Of Rock N

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2020 Eurosonic Festival Applications

It’s called Eurosonic, and it’s Europe’s premiere new music festival. Don’t expect green fields and sunshine; this festival takes place in the depths of the Dutch winter. Applications for the 2020 (January 15 to 18) event are open, but not for much

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Dan’s Playlist – Wednesday, August 21

Wolf Alice – ‘Don’t Delete The Kisses’ Foo Fighters – ‘Breakout’ Foo Fighters – ‘Monkey Wrench’ The Clockworks – ‘Can I Speak To A Manager?’ BARQ – ‘Bear’ G-Flip – ‘About You’ U2 Vs Kygo – ‘You’re The Best Thing About Me’ Warriors of The

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Dan’s Playlist – Thursday, June 6

Foals – ‘Inhaler’ Inhaler – ‘My Honest Face’ Beth Ditto – ‘Fire’ Gossip – ‘Jealous Girls’ SYLK – ‘Am I Alone (After Dark)’ Le Galaxie – ‘Pleasure’ !!! – ‘Off The Grid’ Metallica – ‘The Unforgiven’ Fangclub – ‘Heart-Shaped Box’ (Session -

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