Despite complaints of jet-lag the set was energetic, and a pleasure to behold, as the band were obviously enjoying themselves.
Based on this showing, the band deserve a higher billing come Punchestown in July.
If you haven’t listened to O Emperor yet, buy the album and go to their next gig… you wont be disappointed.
The charm of Heidi and Alister’s harmonies are balanced out by the rawness of the fuzzy guitars and organ, making for a really interesting sound.
Noah & The Whale played to a sold out Whelans on Sunday night.
The Saw Doctors bring something to the stage which is quite unique to the Irish psyche – wry self-deprecating wit.
Elbow played the O2 last night and Killian Laher was there for meg.
Marcus reviews the charismatic Justin Townes Earle in Whelans, January 25th.
This is a band that actually mean something. Who are important. Down tools and follow them.