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20 Years of the Irish Singles Chart

Linda Coogan Byrne and her team over at WhyNotHer have put together a startling report on the state of the Irish Singles Chart over the last 20 years and how it practically ignored Women and BIPOC.  It's an incredible piece of work, one that, had all things been fair and equal, should never have had to be complied. Unfortunately, like most things, the Irish Music Industry isn't a fair and equal place... Anyway, don't take my word for it, click here to read the report.

Daithi - Nobody New Around You

I mentioned previously that I first saw Daithí gigging in a tent on Achill Island back in 2015 and was blown away by his set...
Daithi playing Dolans in Limerick back in April 2016
Anyway, Daithí is releasing a new album on October 18th called L.O.S.S. and as a but of a teaser, has released a new single today called 'Nobody New Around You'.

According to Hotpress, the album will include contributions from long time collaborator Sinead White, Paul Noonan of Bell X1, Ailbhe Reddy and many others.

It sounds like it's going to be another great release from him!

I don't like plagiarism, so you can check out the full Hotpress article here.

Check out the video below:

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