Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

Anyone for a niche radio station in Dublin? Sunshine and Country are competing for a niche radio licence in Dublin, but perhaps we should be talking about having far more stations on air
From the paper: Ensemble Ériu A conversation about trad past, present and future with Jack Talty
18,000+ people have spoken: they want Pono Neil Young's new music service and player is a Kickstarter funding success story
From the paper: record shop ins and outs Ahead of the annual Record Store Day, what's the current state of play in the record store world?
A conversation about Frank Actor Domhnall Glesson, director Lenny Abrahamson and composer Stephen Rennicks join Banter for a conversation about Frank the film
Pop culture’s strange fondness for nostalgia Why events of the past carry a much greater heft than what’s going on today in terms of mainstream coverage.
Now Playing – the tunes of the week at OTR HQ Tunes for yo' ears from SZA, Kelis, Evian Christ, Hurray for the Riff Raff (pictured) and Daniel Avery
What’s in The Ticket today – and your plugs Music and movies from The Ticket every Friday with The Irish Times