Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

This week in The Ticket – and your plugs

Cork: how did the southern capital become the capital of quirk? Aoife Barry maps out the city’s subterranean scene. Warpaint: why the Los Angeles all-girl band are packing their parkas for next week’s visit to Dublin Shlock Horror!: You can …

Fri, Oct 15, 2010, 08:02

   

Cork: how did the southern capital become the capital of quirk? Aoife Barry maps out the city’s subterranean scene.

Warpaint: why the Los Angeles all-girl band are packing their parkas for next week’s visit to Dublin

Shlock Horror!: You can tell a lot about a culture by sifting through its garbage, such as good-bad movie, a beast that is equal parts blood-curdling badness and giggle-inducing greatness, writes Tara Brady ahead of the Horrorthon at Dublin’s Irish Film Institute.

Plus: reviews of music releases from Brendan Begley and Caoimhin O Raghallaigh (CD of the Week for “Le Gealaigh/A Moment of Madness”), Belle & Sebastian, Kings Of Leon, Phantom Band, Kort, Preacher’s Son, Chiddy Bang, Paul Heaton, Aloe Blacc, Jan Garbarek with the Hilliard Ensemble and more, plus new movies on the block including Despicable Me, The Social Network and Vampires Suck.

All this and more in The Ticket, in print, online and the best of The Ticket on the app.

The OTR plugs service is now open for business. Please feel free to plug and recommend stuff away to your heart’s content, but remember some simple rules. Declare an interest where one should be declared. Plugs are accepted on the whim of OTR and may be edited for length/clarity/common sense. Plugs which mention a commercial sponsor are really ads and will probably not be published in this slot. Plugs which plug the same stuff every week will also be deleted – if people ain’t interested by now, you should really get the message. Right, we’re off to Mr Scruff’s cafe for breakfast.

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