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EP Review: Field Trip – Evening’s Over

Field trip is on Bandcamp. by Walter Price   Galway, Ireland’s pop-rock outfit Field Trip, not to be confused with the plethora of other bands of the same name, have a fresh five-track EP titled ‘Evening’s Over’ (Citog Records). The release is filled with Lemonheads, Dinsaur Jr., and Teenage Fanclub riffs and lyrical heft. Take those comparisons and add…

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Eoin Dolan Dear Brian

Eoin Dolan new single “Dear Brian”   by Walter Price   On September 22 Irish Surf-pop purveyor Eoin Dolan is set to release a new self-titled album (in association with Citóg Records).and the songwriter has released the first single “Dear Brian”. As with his previous tracks Dolan uses his brilliantly deceiving delivery to tell a tale…

Video Maija Sofia STAINS

Video Maija Sofia Stain fr The Sugar Sea   by Walter Price   Last November Irish singer.songwriter Maija Sofia released an EP of beautifully dark and subtle  pop songs called The Sugar Sea and the from the foundation of the second track, “Stains”, a new video was born. Conceptually Sofia’s and aided with editing and support from Ciarán O’Brien…

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JP Kallio Tangled Up In Dreams

Lonely lovers scream… by J.P, Kallio   Today’s new song is almost like a photograph. It is a moment in an argument. When I usually tell a story in a song, it comes from somewhere and ends somewhere. But this time I wanted to leave all of the before and after to your imagination. I…

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JP Kallio Impossible

Just one soul wondering what to do… by J.P, Kallio   Lately I have been more and more worried about the state of the world. I am worried about what we are leaving behind us. How many species are going to be hunted down to extinction in our life time? How much of the polar…

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JP Kallio Let Go

If I could only show you how to let go…. by J.P. Kallio   This song is probably as far as I have pushed the boat out musically from where I started from. Let’s just say that the younger version of me would just have laughed if he was told I’ll be making tracks like these…

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JP Kallio Loving You

But my feet won’t let me go… by J.P. Kallio   This week’s song is a love song, but with a twist. This song is all about the complexity of a relationships. This song is all about (wait for it) the confusing concept of make-up sex. It is all about the passionate fire between two…

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JP Kallio Blood On My Hands

I dreamt about seeing her one more time…… by J.P. Kallio   This weeks song is a final part of a trilogy. The story started with “Tell my darling” where a misguided young man thought expressing true love requires a diamond ring. As he did not have the money he resorted to breaking into a jewelry store…

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NEW JP Kallio Last Night

You are walking on the dark side of the road, where nothing seems to grow…. by J.P. Kallio   Let me ask you this, how often do you find yourself seeing the glass half empty, even when it is nearly full? How often do you give up on dreams before you even try to do…

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JP Kallio – I Often Wonder

Too often we build these invisible chains that keep us down… by J.P. Kallio   This song talks about how some of us feel like we need a constant home, where as others are more than happy to live on the road. It is no secret that love traveling, touring, exploring the world. And often I…

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JP Kallio – What’s Become

What’s become of you and I and all those dreams we left behind… by J.P. Kallio   This weeks song talks about one of the dreaded killers of a relationship, time. We are so worried about all the other stuff, infidelity, loyalty, the excitement, security, that we miss the most dangerous element, time. Who you…

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Eoin Dolan Something Good

we’ve our dreams and the´sadness that won’t go away… by Walter Price   Ireland is a strange place to find remarkable 60’s flavored surf pop. Eoin Dolan seems to not understand the irony in it all and has new EP Something Good with four tracks exploring and celebrating a genre of music that is naturally…