Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

The real Cork jazz festival The ECM Weekend Festival brings one of the world's finest record labels to Cork
If you only read one interview with a music manager today… Career advice galore from Scott Rodger as he kicks the truth to bands and managers about the current state of play within the industry
Reliving the Hard Working Class Heroes Convention Videos from some of the discussions from this month's music convention in Dublin
The Adele effect She's back, but you, your mother, your neighbour and your bank manager knew that already
An evening with Brand New Retro A miscellany of Irish pop culture from the pre-internet age
The playlist – the tunes of the week at OTR HQ Tunes for the weekend from Savages, Coldcut, Grace Mitchell, Julian Bahula, Iarla Ó Lionáird, Lawrence Rothman, Lucie Silvas and others
New Music – Apothek, Coast Modern, Wild Honey New acts for you to check out from Oslo, Los Angeles and Sydney
Banter at The Back Page Two nights of sports talks in the heart of Phibsboro