Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

OTR column – music’s new generation gap New surveys show that those over 35 years of age are not pivoting to streaming services for a range of reasons
The science of events Second in the Event Talks series shows how science can help event organisers
The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Tracks for the weekend from Factory Floor, Whitney, Moses Boyd, Melanie De Biasio, Paul Simon, Miles Davis and many more
New Music – Gang Of Youths, Chloe Leone, Two Another New music to check out from Sydney, Birmingham and London
Beatyard’s bucket and sand brigade All the fun of the fair at the Dun Laoghaire festival over the August bank holiday weekend
Why tomorrow could be a bad day for ticket touts The British government's long awaited review into the secondary ticketing market is set for publication on Thursday
When is the DJ who plays the bangers on? Stage times announced for Forbidden Fruit and Life festivals
Punk rock wine A Banter discussion about - and sampling of - the new school of wines