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Noise Annoys: Touts release debut EP, Citizen Nobody deliver debut LP

David Roy
IN THE wake of last week's misery soundtracked by the bracing grind of Hornets, today finds Noise Annoys in a slightly more positive frame of mind – especially as the cat is now slowly on the mend, thankfully (your emails and texts of concern were, as always, much appreciated).

Just announced: Weezer and Blink 182 tribute double-bill for Belfast

David Roy
DO YOU like the music of alt rock icons Weezer and pop punk revivalists Blink 182? Are you dying to hear their songs done live and getting increasingly frustrated by the few and far between nature of their Irish gigs? If the answer to some of these questions is 'sort of', then Voodoo Belfast's forthcoming double-bill of cover band action is for you.

Audio/visual stimulation: AVA Festival 2017

David Roy
BELFAST'S annual celebration of electronic music-inclined audio/visual art is back next weekend with a two day rave-up featuring Jeff Mills, Ben UFO and Denis Sulta.

Just announced: Open House Festival 2017

David Roy
THE programme for this year's Open House Festival in Bangor is being launched tomorrow with a special Festival Sundown Market on Bangor Seafront between 4pm and 10pm featuring a live turn by the Open House Festival Choir.

Gigs of the week: Women's Work Showcases

David Roy
THE Women's Work Festival got under way at Oh Yeah in Belfast this week with a programme of events dedicated to 'celebrating and showcasing women in music'.

The Staves quizzed ahead of Irish dates

David Roy
HI JESS, what have The Staves been up to recently? We've [Jess and her sisters Emily and Camilla] been doing a bunch of touring across America and Canada this past year as we've been living out here in Minneapolis.

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