Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Tracks from Bruce Springsteen, Mulatu Astatke, Nu Shooz, Hannah Holland, Gil Scott-Heron and others
New Music – The Magic Gang, Ruth, Frances Rose New music to make you smile from Brighton, Kerry/Dublin and New York
Banter’s general election review A review of the action, cliches and characters of the campaign 36 hours before the polls open
Bruce Springsteen, Croke Park, May 2016 More excitement ahoy than an All Ireland football final
The Gloaming in studio New video of the band performing "The Pilgrim's Song" from forthcoming second album
Fergus O’Farrell RIP The Interference singer and artist has died at the age of 48
The reality gap 2016's general election campaign will not engage as many people as you think, as election day turnout will show
The wrap is doing the floral dance Including northern soul, Chris Earnshaw, sick days, spin, Sir Henry's 2001, headphones, bring your own device, peak car parking etc