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It’s not all EP 09 and giving 2fm a dig in the mush round here, you know In case you haven’t read it, Eircom to block access to the soon-to-be-legal Pirate Bay. Other ISPs say “show us the court order” …

Thu, Aug 20, 2009, 12:16

   

It’s not all EP 09 and giving 2fm a dig in the mush round here, you know

In case you haven’t read it, Eircom to block access to the soon-to-be-legal Pirate Bay. Other ISPs say “show us the court order”

Shock, horror: record labels own 18 per cent of Spotify!

Today is JNLR Day which means Quarterly Judgement Day for the folks in your favourite radio stations up and down the land. Each station will spend the next few hours examining those figures and working out how best to spin the changes (if any) to their advantage. It’s going to be FUN!

Josh Ritter and the Love Cannon String Band hit the road in October with dates at the Pavillion, Cork (15); Balor Theatre, Ballybofey, Co Donegal (17); Empire, Belfast (18); Riverbank Hotel, Wexford (20); Whelan’s, Dublin (21, 22 and 23 – performing songs from the “Golden Age Of Radio”, “Hello Starling” and “The Animal Years” albums respectively); Sea Theatre, Kilkenny (24) and Clary Chuch, Sligo as part of the Sligo Live fest (25).

Incoming: OTR Tune of the Week picks, New Music stars and Oxegen hits, the Phenomenal Handclap Band. They play Dublin’s Academy 2 on September 25.

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