Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

Goodbye and thanks for all the fish OTR pulls the plug after 10 years on the go.
New Music – Her’s, Charlotte Cardin, The Regrettes New music to wow about from Liverpool, Quebec and Los Angeles
People talking about music and other matters A round-up of recent interviews from the paper including Christy Dignam, Loyle Carner, Jofriður Ákadóttir, Hurrah For the Rfff Raff and David Sax
The wrap is looking for a mean-eyed cat Boutique hotels, Atlanta, Kellyanne Conway, Guy Fieri, Christopher Knight, grunge tours, Alice Coltrane, abandoned shopping malls, lean etc
The playlist – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ Starring Hurray For the Riff Raff, Anohni, Kelly Lee Owens, Feist, Hallelujah Chicken Band, Anna Meredith and many more
Banter at Cruinniú na Cásca Four free Banter events on the GAA novel, the role of the critic, the demon drink in Irish culture and an interview with a storied music manager
New Music – Jess Williamson, Snail Mail, Running Touch Three more acts who impressed us at last week's SXSW festival
U2 and the question which won’t go away An interview with their ex-manager Paul McGuinness is a reminder of new realities in the ticket selling business