Jim Carroll

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Now Playing – the tunes of the week at OTR HQ

Autumn Owls “Acrobatics of A Patchwork Heart” (Self release) A tune unlike anything the Dublin-based band have put their name to before. Its electronic buzz and fascinating dynamics bodes well for new material. Jonathan Wilson “Gentle Spirit” (Bella Union) Last …

Fri, Mar 9, 2012, 09:00

   

Autumn Owls “Acrobatics of A Patchwork Heart” (Self release)

A tune unlike anything the Dublin-based band have put their name to before. Its electronic buzz and fascinating dynamics bodes well for new material.

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Jonathan Wilson “Gentle Spirit” (Bella Union)

Last year’s beautiful album from the Electric Picnic-bound dude is perfect for late-night drives from Dublin to Tipperary.

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Chilly Gonzales “You Can Dance (Edwin Van Cleef remix)” (Arts & Crafts)

Hat-tip to Cillian McDonnell from the Glider club in Dublin for introducing us to this sublime sizzler.

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Twin Terrace “Plural” (Self release)

Excellent album of melancholic, slow-motion indie-pop gems from Dublin musician – and recent OTR New Music pick – Gavin Redmond

Joe Goddard “Gabriel (Soulwax remix)” (Greco-Roman)

One of the finest tunes of 2011 gets upgraded and reupholstered by those dastardly Belgians.

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