From Eurosonic With Love writer Cailean Coffey profiles the rapid rise of Waterford musician Alex Gough When it comes to music in Ireland, there are few things more mesmerizing than an Alex Gough live show. Joined by a band of three, the 20-year-old Waterford artist raps, sings and drums simultaneously in a way only he and Anderson .Paak can. You can see the raw energy, passion and conviction … Continue reading From Eurosonic With Love

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