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INTERVIEW: PALE WAVES ON TOURING, SONGWRITING, AND COMMUNITY

INTERVIEW: PALE WAVES ON TOURING, SONGWRITING, AND COMMUNITY

Aoife Burke October 14, 2018 1

Pale Waves are one of the most talked about newcomers in the Brit indie-pop scene. Having earned a cult following in their hometown of Manchester they signed to Dirty Hit last year, one of

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PALE WAVES AT CORK’S CYPRUS AVENUE

PALE WAVES AT CORK’S CYPRUS AVENUE

Aoife Burke October 13, 2018 0

Outside Cork’s Cyprus Avenue, groups of young fans elicit inquisitive stares from pub-goers. A longstanding local venue, but of humble stature, it doesn’t often attract queues of fans before doors have even opened. Yet

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ALBUM REVIEW: PALE WAVES – MY MIND MAKES NOISES

ALBUM REVIEW: PALE WAVES – MY MIND MAKES NOISES

Aoife Burke September 11, 2018 2

Pale Waves’ highly anticipated debut album could not have arrived at a better time. In 2018 nostalgia is more marketable than ever, and is something My Mind Makes Noises channels in abundance. The Mancunian

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PALE WAVES ANNOUNCE UK & IRELAND AUTUMN TOUR

PALE WAVES ANNOUNCE UK & IRELAND AUTUMN TOUR

Aoife Burke June 8, 2018 0

Following the release of their debut EP All the Things I Never Said earlier this year, indie-pop newcomers Pale Waves have announced an extensive UK and Ireland tour, including dates in London, Dublin, and

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MUSIC VIDEO REVIEW: WOLF ALICE – SPACE & TIME

MUSIC VIDEO REVIEW: WOLF ALICE – SPACE & TIME

Aoife Burke June 3, 2018 0

Left: Bassist Theo Ellis. Centre: Drummer Joel Amey and Lead Singer/Guitarist Ellie Rowsell. Right: Guitarist Joff Oddie. Eight months ago, Wolf Alice released their critically acclaimed sophomore album Visions of a Life. Since then

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Fangclub at Cork’s Cyprus Avenue

Fangclub at Cork’s Cyprus Avenue

Aoife Burke January 16, 2018 0

Fresh off the release of their critically acclaimed debut album, support slots with the likes of Pixies, festival slots alongside Muse and Biffy Clyro, and a UK tour of their own; Dublin trio Fangclub

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Wolf Alice are Beautifully Unconventional at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre

Wolf Alice are Beautifully Unconventional at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre

Aoife Burke December 2, 2017 0

Dublin’s Victorian style Olympia Theatre has hosted a number of iconic music and stage personalities throughout the years, from Charlie Chaplin to David Bowie and Radiohead. Black and white portraits adorn its ornate corridors,

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Album Review: Wolf Alice – Visions of a Life

Album Review: Wolf Alice – Visions of a Life

Aoife Burke September 9, 2017 2

Wolf Alice are – in a word – unpredictable. Originally pinned as 21st century grunge, they proved such labels redundant on their masterful debut album My Love is Cool; flitting seamlessly from shoegaze to

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Wolf Alice return with new single ‘Yuk Foo’, album announcement, and tour dates

Wolf Alice return with new single ‘Yuk Foo’, album announcement, and tour dates

Aoife Burke June 13, 2017 0

L-R: Bassist Theo Ellis, Guitarist Joff Oddie, Lead Singer/Guitarist Ellie Rowsell, Drummer Joel Amey Two years after the release of their critically acclaimed debut, Wolf Alice return with explosive anthem ‘Yuk Foo’ and details

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Album Review: White Lies – Friends

Album Review: White Lies – Friends

Aoife Burke October 4, 2016 0

Just as fans had started to grow impatient, London trio White Lies announced their follow-up to the success of 2013’s Big TV. A concept album based around the changing dynamic between a small-town couple

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