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Various Artists: Lampaign – Ireland – Album review

This Lampaigh compilation from Dead Lamb Records gives a taste of what the current Irish punk scene has to offer in the form of 12 bands.

Interview: Girls Names – the Belfast post punk band talk to...

Interview: Girls Names - the Belfast post punk band talk to Louder Than War on the day their brilliant third album drops

Paranoid Visions: Two Black Eyes – album review and band...

It’s easy to gravitate to lyrics in a Paranoid Visions tune, and Bloody Road to Freedom are some of the best. Deko tears through the history of "the troubles" in Ireland, demonstrating every side's accountability. Recently a fan made light of the band's history of punning U2, and their pastiche of similar dialogue with some clever video editing. Bono and co weren't happy. U2 use it as background to elevate trite, Paranoid Visions are intertwined in it's tapestry. .

Mohican Jack: Out to Win – ep review

Belfast's Mohican Jack release Out to Win, an EP filled with the rage, the aggression and the passion that one's come to expect from a hardcore band. Louder Than War's Andy Carrington reviews.

Classic gig photo Review : The Ramones : Ulster Hall :...

Without argument The Ramones are one of the greatest live bands ever. Here they are captured in their prime at the Ulster hall in Belfast in 1980 by Buck Defect who also plays in the classic Irish punk The Defects- please fo an support them and join The Defects facebook page.

LIVE

OtZvuki Mu- Live in St Petersburg – Review

In a continuing series, Louder than War explores the Russian live scene, which, despite COVID-19, is carrying on pretty much as normal...

INTERVIEWS

Dub Sex: IKON rare video footage – Interview with Mark Hoyle

Dub Sex
Wayne AF Carey speaks to Dub Sex front man Mark Hoyle about The Underground videos at Strawberry Studios and the great compilation album.

NEWS

Louder Than Words festival announce details of online version of this November’s music and books fest

Louder Than Words Fest has been described as 'The UK's biggest music based literature festival'. Our 2020 on-line festival weekend brings together authors, artists, poets, performers, lyricists, journalists, DJs, bloggers, publishers, fans and aficionados of music and popular culture for in conversations, panel dscussions, meets and greets, workshops and more!

MEDIA

Made in Hong Kong – film review

Made in Hong Kong (1997) Director: Fruit ChanCast: Sam Lee, Yim Hui-Chi, Wenders Li Running time: 108 minutes Language: Cantonese...

FESTIVALS

11 Band Podcasts You Need to Hear

Podcasts
With the live music scene ground to a frustrating halt, bands and musicians are finding innovative ways...