The Spotify Controversy

Is Spotify worth it for musicians? Taylor Swift doesn’t seem to think so. Are her fans having the wool pulled over their eyes? Or is it just another scam on the big market of freely available music? Ellen Desmond posed the popular question to some fan favourite Irish bands.    Mark Prendergast, Kodaline:        “We’re the kind of band, the more music we can … Continue reading The Spotify Controversy

The Big Interview: Hermitage Green

Motley Editor Ellen Desmond meets with Darragh Graham of Hermitage Green Hermitage Green is a prime example of a fresh new generation of Irish music emerging from the scene. It’s an industry that’s booming with talent at the minute, if you haven’t noticed, and Hermitage Green are just one of many Irish names that we’re going to see creating a stir in 2015. I sat … Continue reading The Big Interview: Hermitage Green