Best tracks of the month: John Grant, Bllood Orange, Phoebe Bridgers, Teyana Taylor and Big Red Machine featuring The National’s Aaron Dessner and Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon

Jealous of the Birds – Russian Doll Having started her musical output with lo-fi acoustic folk, the Portadown artist Naomi Hamilton has moved on to in(...)

Athlone-based artist Sequence, whose music draws less inspiration from American counterparts than Nigerian Afrobeat and dancehall music.

What: Irish dancehall afrobeat pop Where: Ireland Why: While Irish hip-hop and rap acts have been getting their kudos through introductory pieces, p(...)