Music & Words

Indie music blog. Their music, our words, in perfect harmony.

Kodaline #30bandsin30days

QUICK FACTS Started in: 2005–11 (as 21 Demands with Conor Linnane and without Jason Boland), 2011–present (as Kodaline) Hometown: Swords (Dublin) and Celbridge (County Kildare) Released albums: In a perfect … Continue reading

13 April, 2016 · 6 Comments

Hudson Taylor: stays in the family

Two brothers from Ireland: meet Harry and Alfie Hudson-Taylor. “Only time will tell if we’re all just cynics on the run, if we’re all just cynics come undone” (Battles) Quick … Continue reading

10 April, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Coronas

Indie rock band from Ireland.   One of their best lines: “Will you wait ’til you see me before you do something that we could never get over?”   Quick … Continue reading

4 April, 2016 · 13 Comments

The Blizzards (with a special podcast)

One of the Irish bands that brought indie rock to the radio waves paving the road for the likes of Kodaline, The Script and Hozier. She’s trouble… and expensive pension … Continue reading

2 April, 2016 · 17 Comments

An evening of pure emotion. Glen Hansard live in Erlangen

Glen Hansard THE busker from Ireland. I finally had the pleasure to see one of my favourite artists live in a small club in Erlangen, Germany. I was anxiously waiting … Continue reading

10 March, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fallible and Thin Lizzy as a Depp Purple cover band

Word of the day: fallible 1: liable to be erroneous 2: capable of making a mistake Band of the day: Funky Junction I’ve learned today that they were “an Irish … Continue reading

6 January, 2015 · Leave a comment

O Emperor, sea, obdurate

Word of the Day Obdurate adj. Stubbornly refusing to change one’s opinion or course of action. Band of the Day: O Emperor The 5-piece band from Waterford has two albums … Continue reading

4 January, 2015 · Leave a comment

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