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Ceol Review: Percolator – Sestra

Lofty reviews the new release from Percolator – Sestra Percolator are a 3 piece band from Dublin featuring Ian Chestnutt (guitar & vocals), Eleanor Myler (drums & vocals), and John ‘Spud’ Murphy (bass). Opening with a wall of sound that My Bloody Valentine would be proud of, Percolator kick off their debut album ‘Sestra’ with a deafening […] The post Ceol Review: Percolator – Sestra appeared first on Ceol Caint.

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Ceol Review: Elly D – Rise

Review of the new EP from Elly D – Rise Feast your ears on Elly D – Rise, the solo undertaking from the Riot Tapes singer. From the offset the EP offers compelling listen, instantly comparable to Morcheeba, with Elly’s haunting voice not too far off Skye Edwards. A four track EP, Rise has a […] The post Ceol Review: Elly D – Rise appeared first on Ceol Caint.

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Lofty Reviews: windings – Be Honest and Fear Not

Lofty reviews the highly acclaimed new album from windings, ‘Be Honest and Fear Not’ With only their split album Land Lovers to keep us sated over the past few years, it’s with much anticipation that the latest long player from Limerick’s windings is finally released. Thankfully it does not disappoint. ‘Be Honest and Fear Not’ […] The post Lofty Reviews: windings – Be Honest and Fear Not appeared first on Ceol Caint.

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Ceol Review: Hvmmingbyrd – Know My Name EP

Review of Know my Name EP from Hvmmingbyrd Know my Name is the first EP from the newly formed Hvmmingbyrd line-up. With alt-pop melodies that transcend the boundaries of quintessential cutting-teeth releases, Deborah and Suzette quickly found their feet with this confident sound. A powerful effort, Hvmmingbyrd have made a declaration with Know my Name. They certainly have […] The post Ceol Review: Hvmmingbyrd – Know My Name EP appeared first on Ceol Caint.

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Lofty Reviews: Lisa Hannigan – At Swim

Lofty takes a look at the new Lisa Hannigan album ‘At Swim’ It’s been five years since Lisa Hannigan’s last album the Choice Music Prize nominated “Passenger”. However, with her gorgeous third solo long player “At Swim”, she has returned with an album that is well worth the wait. “At Swim” came to fruition after […] The post Lofty Reviews: Lisa Hannigan – At Swim appeared first on Ceol Caint.

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