Indiependent Fun!

While Body & Soul, Longitude, and Electric Picnic tend to receive the most publicity of the music festivals that happen in Ireland every year, it is important not to forget about Indiependence Music and Art Festival that takes place every August bank holiday weekend in Mitchelstown, County Cork. Smaller than many of the other festivals that happen around Ireland every year,…

I Can’t Shake It Off, You Feel Threatened By Me

From Karen Marie Ørsted (known by her stage name of MØ); and  Icona Pop; through to Lykke Li and Monica Birkenes (Mr. Little Jeans), it seems that there is no end to the number of talented female vocalists that the region of Scandinavia can produce lately. The most recent of these to emerge is Sigrid Solbakk Raabe, and from the start…