Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

OTR column: where did all the colourful interviewees go? How house-trained stars and media-wary PR agents are destroying rock‘n’roll (and sports)
The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Including Vince Staples, Planxty, Sarathy Korwar, Wrabel, David Axelrod, Liyv, Alice Coltrane etc
New Music – Wilsen, Our Girl, 7th Obi New music to check out from Brooklyn, Brighton and Tramore/Northampton
Just what is going on with Longitude? And is Frank Ocean set to play Marlay Park this summer?
Arcade Fire to play Dublin in June The Canadian ensemble will be at large in north county Dublin
All eyes on Trinity in July Pixies, Bell X1, Alt-J, James Vincent McMorrow, Two Door Cinema Club and Gregory Porter to play in the middle of the city
The wrap got up early this morning Including David Axelrod RIP, Ibiza 2017, horology, Diamond Supply Co, the White Horse, Mike D's house, Kraftwerk 1970 etc
OTR column – how Apple Music lost its groove Can Apple Music ever make up the ground it has lost to Spotify?