Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

OTR column – the changing nature of music management It’s a sign of the times that so many of today’s savvy superstars are paying straight salaries to their managers rather than percentages
The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Tracks from U.S. Girls, Roy Ayers, MLIR, Lesser Pieces, The Neighbourhood, Denis Sultra, Talos, The Smoke Clears and more
New Music – Bonnie Banane, Olivier St. Louis, Bad Fit New music to blow your socks off from Paris, Washington DC and Belfast
The future of streaming A Banter discussion about music, mobile and streaming in conjunction with Three and Deezer
Banter goes to The Beatyard Two days of pow-wows, conversations and talks in Dun Laoghaire from Banter and friends
The residents versus the revellers Complaints from Marlay Park residents highlight that not everyone welcomes the sight of revellers coming down the road
The wrap is sizzling Featuring headphones, Six Degrees of Musical Seperation, Lollapalooza, Hootie & The Blowfish, Vivien Goldman, playlists, Schoolboy Q etc
Meet the connectors The men and women joining the dots in modern pop