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Orbital return to Belfast

Dance legends Orbital will make a return to Belfast in May as part of BBC’s Biggest Weekend extravaganza, which will take place on Friday 25th, and Saturday 26th at Titanic Slipways.

7 February 2018 Music  News Read more

AVA Festival returns

AVA Festival, Ireland’s marquee electronic music festival, will return for its fourth instalment on the 1st and 2nd of June 2018, and will feature a closing party on the 3rd.

16 November 2017 Music  News Read more

Music Training Boosts Children’s Decision Making Skills

A new neurological study (see below) conducted by the University of Southern California (USC) has concluded that in as little as two years of learning, music can change the structure of the brain’s white matter and boost networks implicated in decision making in children.

14 November 2017 Music  News Read more


Tonight see’s The Underground  Show return to Belfast Underground. With special guests Ryan Dornan of Thompson’s Garage, Stereo Sesions and Hijaxx, also joining us is Ryan Macfarlane from Collate. We’ll be having a chat with both guys about what they are up to and upcoming gigs. We also run through the upcoming gigs in your area and select out Local Classic and Future Monster so get tuned in at 6pm-8pm here at

22 June 2017 Music  News  The Underground Show Read more

Bicep debut album beckons

Local heroes Bicep have announced the release of their debut album, due for release on September 1st on Ninja Tune.

21 June 2017 Music  News  Video Read more


Redbull Music Academy do it again with this brilliant interview with Teddy Riley. Shaping R&B as we know, Teddy masterminded work from Keith Sweat, Guy, Blackstreet and Bobby Brown, while also co-producing Michael Jackson’s Dangerous album and giving The Neptunes their first break. In short this man knows his stuff.

1 June 2017 Music  News  Video Read more

AVA Emerging DJ Final @ Belfast Underground

Monday 29th May see’s the final of this year’s AVA Festival emerging DJ competition. From 4pm in-store at Belfast Underground Records, the 3 final DJs will perform LIVE on air to thousands of viewers worldwide. All 3 finalists mixes were seriously impressive, so this is all down to the day.

29 May 2017 Music  News Read more