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Interview | Naoise Roo

Caoimhe Gaskin talks to Naoise Roo about her latest EP, Sick Girlfriend, music as a source of therapy, and the changing face of live music. Your EP, Sick Girlfriend, is the follow-up to your critically acclaimed 2015 album Lilith. Was the process different for you this time, and did you find there were any significant […]

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Interview | Aislinn Logan

Aislinn Logan talks to Ema Stapleton about her most recent EP, Look I’m Flyin’, overcoming imposter syndrome, and her future musical projects. Your latest EP, Look I’m Flyin’, builds upon this unique, experimental pop sound you’ve been developing since your previous tracks such as ‘Spree and ‘Fair Game.’ What was the main inspiration behind Look […]

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Interview | FiCat

Ciara Brennan catches up with Dublin born artist FiCat who is gearing up to take the pop world by storm. Having played in bands for years and living in Berlin, she is now back in Ireland and is going out on her own. Her debut single, ‘All My Love‘, received lots of attention getting radio […]

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Uploaded | New A&R Platform Launches Songwriting Competition

Andrson are a new A&R platform that is based in Dublin. This is digital A&R. The platform uses “predictive analytics and audio AI to link unsigned, unmonetized talent with music industry professionals.”. To celebrate their launch the new platform is running the ‘Uploaded‘ songwriting competition. With a grand prize of €10,000 this is not a competition that […]

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Interview | Cheylene Murphy of Beauty Sleep

Ciara Brennan chats to Cheylene Murphy, songwriter and producer with indie pop outfit Beauty Sleep, about creativity, working with young people in music and the importance of representation in the music industry. Beauty Sleep have been playing together since 2016, what has kept you guys going and excited about playing together? Beauty Sleep was created […]

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Antidote Playlists

We know, now more than ever, that art and music are essential and that there are real people behind the creativity, art and music we so admire. So please, support your artists and musicians by buying, streaming and sharing their music, buying their merch, pre saving new releases, following them on social media and telling […]

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The X Collective

Ireland’s newest creative platform, The X Collective, focuses on the promotion of Irish artists and industry creatives.  The X Collective, founded by Emily Shaw of Oíche Events and Ele Breslin aka ZAPHO, is a community of over 70 artists and creatives offering a broad spectrum of music industry skills and expertise. According to Emily Shaw, […]

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A Letter From The Editor

Hello There Lovely Readers, How are you all? I’m digging you’re Quarantine-Chic look I have to say! Nice top knot! My blood is 90% tea at this stage too. As you may know, given the current situation, a lot of peers, friends, family and hard working artists have had to endure a significant loss of […]

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The Awesome List

The Awesome List includes organisations, communities and people that are supporting and advocating for women and girls in the music industry and beyond. This list is by no means complete, just somewhere to start. Listed below in alphabetical order, each entry is hyperlinked so you can easily access the ones that pique your interest… Aidlink […]

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Video Interview Series | Lizzie Fitzpatrick

Lizzie Fitzpatrick of Bitch Falcon chats to MNÁSOME about her songwriting process, playing style and how she got into music… Interview by Sinéad Furlong Filmed and edited by Shannon Donoghue Filmed at Troubadour Rehearsal Studios