ALBUM REVIEW: Fontaines D.C. – Dogrel. Dubliners’ Debut Does Not Disappoint, Much Of It Familiar Like The Comfort Of A Favourite Jacket.

The last six months have resounded with the constant presence of Fontaines D.C. There has been the string of critically-acclaimed single releases and their ever-expanding live juggernaut smashing through venues of increasing size. The rise has been relentless and inescapable for the Dublin quintet, who now drop their debut long-player Dogrel on a salivating public. Continue Reading

LIVE REVIEW: Fontaines DC; The Only Question Is Whether Or Not You Can Handle It – And As Far As They’re Concerned, It’s Your Fucking Problem.

Fontaines DC, Sisteray, Happy 2000: The Joiners, Southampton 14.01.2019.  Happy 2000 may or may not be named after the Southampton Chinese takeaway of the same name but have the undoubted privilege of opening up for Fontaines DC on a night where they (or anyone else for that matter) may have otherwise expected to have been Continue Reading

INTERVIEW: FONTAINES DC: Currently The Second Most Important Dublin Export to Guinness

Last year it was emotionally honest IDLES that were everyone’s ‘new favourite band’ and this year FONTAINES DC (who will be touring with IDLES in America this year) seem set to take this title. With every announced UK date sold out and Facebook event pages full of posts with people desperate for tickets, FONTAINES DC Continue Reading