Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

Banter goes to The Beatyard Two days of pow-wows, conversations and talks in Dun Laoghaire from Banter and friends
The residents versus the revellers Complaints from Marlay Park residents highlight that not everyone welcomes the sight of revellers coming down the road
The wrap is sizzling Featuring headphones, Six Degrees of Musical Seperation, Lollapalooza, Hootie & The Blowfish, Vivien Goldman, playlists, Schoolboy Q etc
Meet the connectors The men and women joining the dots in modern pop
Laurie Anderson’s Dublin residency Three nights on Earlsfort Terrace for the innovative composer
OTR column – the Rollercoaster effect Willie Meaghan is the last cat standing in Kilkennt when it comes to selling records and he's going nowhere
The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Tracks from Xenia Rubinos, Willow, Schoolboy Q, Nigeria Freedom Sounds, ÌFÉ, Francis & The Lights and more
New Music – Masasolo, Kelsey Lu, Mali Hayes New music to check out from Copenhagen, North Carolina and Manchester