Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

Banter 101: the hunter turns hunted Banter's tribute to George Orwell's Room 101 sees the tables getting turned
New Music – Heymoonshaker, Carmen Villain, Jordie Sunshine New music to check out from here, there and everywhere
The music industry’s generation gap Two panels at Eurosonic illustrated some interesting generational gaps, especially when it comes to the live music sector
The importance of a music festival to Iceland’s economy 10 things we learned about Iceland Airwaves and the festival's relationship with the country at last week's Eurosonic
Any producers, DJs or musicians in the audience? Red Bull Music Academy heads to Paris in 2015 and the application process opens this week
The Jam Sessions go inside the song A week of electronic, punk and trad music dissections from THEATREclub
The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Tracks from Romare, Curtis Harding, Ghost Culture, The Unthanks, Murli, Kormac, Frank Ocean, Jack J and more
New Music – Oh Wonder, Tobias Jesso Jr, Favela This week's new music collection with acts from London, Vancouver and Leeds