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Villagers – Borderline, London – 23 October 2012

Written for The Music Fix. It’s two years since Dubliners Villagers made their first real impact, when their mostly acoustic debut album picked up a deserved Mercury Prize nomination. London’s Borderline is as good a spot as any to give … Continue reading

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Albums of 2010: 20-11

20. Dirty Projectors + Björk – Mount Wittenberg Orca It’s probably because of their innovative use of vocal techniques that Dirty Projectors can count Björk among their fans, and her interest led to the composition of this collaborative song cycle. … Continue reading

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The Playlist, pt. 4

Listen on: Spotify / we7* 19.  Villagers – ‘I Saw the Dead’ Villagers the band is really just one man – Dubliner Conor J. O’Brien – so it’s unsurprising that the material takes on the singular quality of a solo … Continue reading

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