Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

The wrap watched the football yesterday US presidental debates, Donald Glover's Atlanta, Air Force One, wheelchair rugby, Hajj diary, music to get shit done etc
OTR column – in search of the real James Brown James McBride's "Kill 'Em & Leave" seeks to find the real godfather of soul amidst the caricatures and cartoons
The playlist – the tracks of the week at OTR HQ Tracks from Camille, Ted Hawkins, Byron the Aquarius, Cam & China, Beastie Boys, Anderson .Paak and many more
The best in the North Which of these 12 albums will win this year's Northern Ireland Music Prize?
Roll up for HWCH Convention 2016 Dozens of discussions, workshops, conversations and encounters at Ireland's music convention
Archive: Glen E. Friedman A 2010 close-up with the photographer behind many iconic hardcore and hip-hop shots
The wrap is back in the gaff Jamaican patois, Shazam, urban cycling, laundering money, Prince Buster, dopamine, Danny Lyon, Pastor T.L. Barrett etc
HMV exits Ireland and leaves a bad smell behind Workers left in the lurch as owners Hilco Capital liquidate the company the night before payments fall due