Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Tunes for the weekend from Mark E, Jamie xx, Session Victim, The Gaslamp KIller, Despacio, Low, Battles, Terence Blanchard and others
A journey through Dublin’s gay clubland A Banter discussion to accompany a screening of Paris Is Burning and a NYC disco night
Raving, we’re raving A review of "The Underground Is Massive". Michaelangelo Matos' book on the history of US dance music before and after EDM
Archive: Grace Jones Ahead of her appearance at the Electric Picnic at the weekend, some words from the archive with Ms Jones
What’s that sound? After much advance muttering over the venue, Sufjan Stevens' show at Dublin's Helix on Saturday night turned out to be a triumph
Rave on Van Morrison Tipping the hat to the Belfast Cowboy at 70
The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Tracks from Jidenna, Beach House, Nathaniel Rateliff, Willis Earl Beal, Jack Garratt, Gavin Turek with TOKiMONSTA and others