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A House to Zerra One - The Ultimate List Of Irish Rock Groups And Artists

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Artist ArtistNameNotes
Ka tetKa tet are a nationally touring altenative rock band from the west of Ireland.
Katie KimFormer member of Dae-Kim, Katie Kim wen ther seperate ways and realeased the album Twelve in 2008
KaydeeFour-piece band from Kilkenny
KerbdogGrunge/Metal band from Kilkenny
Kevin BarrySolo artist based in Dublin, debut album released in 2008 with all instruments played by Barry
Kiernan McMullanIrish based singer/songwriter who grew up mostly in Boston
KílaLong running experimental Celtic crossover group formed in 1987. Two members of the early lineup went on to join The Frames.
Kill City DefectorsFour piece from Kildare play their electro rock with a funky edge
KopekHard rockin' trio from Dublin
KyonElectro driven Drum Loops fused with Sonic Post Rock Riffery!!!
La RoccaPop/rock band formed by Irish lads and one English guy who met at Cardiff University and relocated to Los Angeles
Ladydoll4-piece rock band from Cork
Large MoundLarge Mound is a 4-piece rock group based in Dublin. Their music combines elements of indie, classic rock and and metal.
Last Known AddictionHard rock/metal band from N. Ireland
LatitudeDublin based hard rock band
Lauren GuilleryFrench-born Dublin-based female artist with attitude
Le BienDublin based synth & guitar duo
Le GalaxiePurveors of atmospheric spacy layered compositions; formerly known as 66e
LeanbhElectro-acoustic duo from Meath, fromed in 2006
Leanne HarteYoung rock guitarist from Sutton, Dublin, released debut album in 2006
LernerCork band formerly known as 'The Martin Ryan Band' formed officially in 2004
Les EnfantsA new-wave group active in the 1980s
Liam Ó MaonlaíFormer Hothouse Flowers frontman, released a Celtic inspired solo album 'rian' in 2005
LightLate 70's N.I. rock band formed by Jim Armstrong (ex Them)
Light A Big FireEamonn Carr of Horslips fame was the manager of this 80's band
LiRHard rock / prog rock band from Dublin active in the nineties
Lisa HanniganAfter parting ways with Damien Rice in 2007 Lisa Hannigan has focused on her solo career
little xs for eyesIndie pop/rock group featuring current and former members of Life After Modelling, Butterfly Explosion and 66E; Launched their debut EP in 2007
Loko ParentisDublin based band blending turbo-charged pop-punk ditties, screaming feedback, twisted funk and mangled dark groove
Los LangerosCrazy punk psychobilly outfit based in Cork
Lotus Crown90's group founded and fronted by Jimi Shields, ex-Rollerskate Skinny and brother of Kevin Shields (My Bloody Valentine)
Loudest WhisperFolk rock/progressive folk group formed in the early 1970s
Love Notes And AshesFour piece band formed in 2010 in Dublin
Ludwig O'NeillFormer frontman with Belfast bands Chalice, The Bush Turkeys and Reeferadio... now on a solo career
Luka BloomKnown in Ireland as 'Christy Moore's brother', Luka Blook is a talented writer and passionate preformer of folky rock and who also has a gift for uniquely interpreting other artists songs and make them his own.
Mael MordhaMael Mordha mixes elements of Celtic Rock, Doom Metal and Irish Folklore and Mythology and incorporates traditional Irish instrumentation into their unique sound which they call 'Gaelic Doom Metal'
MainlineFormed in 2003 by 3 brothers and 3 lifelong friends
MakoGroup formed by ex-Cyclefly members Declan O'Shea and Christian Montagne
Mamas BoysMcManus brothers from Fermanagh were originally playing traditional music but turned to rock after being inspired by Horslips. They turned out some good metal music on the early and mid 80
mannikinUp and coming unsigned 4 piece rock/pop/indi/grunge from Cork
Marc CarrollFormer member of Puppy Love Bomb and The Hormones; branched out on his own in 2000
Mark GearyDublin born, based in New York
Martin FinkeCritically acclaimed indie singer/songwriter who was born in Germany and grew up in Clifden, Co. Galway
Mary CoughlanJazz and Blues singer from Galway who began her performing career in 1984
Mass ExtinctionDublin based thrash metal band formed in 2003
Mellow CandleFolk rock band of the early 70's
Mellow DropsInteresting alt/prog/experimental rock band from Dunshaughlin Co Meath, on the go since 1989, released their first album in 2007
MesnerIrish band that relocated to Los Angeles in 2006
Messiah J And The ExpertDublin hip hop duo
Mexican PetsDublin guitar rock band formed in 1990 and disbanded in 1997, back together in 2006
Mic ChristopherHis aclaimed debut solo album Skylarkin' was released in 2002, a year after his death
Michael KnightIndie pop group led by Richard Murphy; formed in 2001, released debut album in 2005; based between Dublin & Berlin
Mick DuffySinger and songwriter from Ballymun, Dublin; released debut album 'Awakening' in 2007
MicrodisneyFormed in Cork in 1980 by vocalist Cathal Coughlan and guitarist Sean O'Hagan. Coughlan later went on to form 'The Fatima Mansions'.
MigalinkDublin based electronica trio
Mike BartlettSinger/songwriter with a great voice, worked as a backline tech for many years, now performing and recording his own music
Million Dollar ReloadTyrone based hard rock band in the vein of Aerosmith, AC/DC, GnR; formed in 2005
Miriam IngramFormer member of now defunct Wild Oscars, Miriam Ingram released her debut solo album 'Trampoline' in 2006
Miss Paula FlynnSinger with angelic voice from Co. Armagh garnered attention in 2007 for her version of Bowie's Let's Dance
MocracFive piece, Dublin based indie pop/electronica outfit
mojoFURYBelfast/Lisburn rock trio
MolokoElectronica duo based in Sheffield comprising of Irish-born singer Roisin Murphy and Mark Brydon
Mono BandSolo project of Noel Hogan, ex-The Cranberries
MontageEarly 80's Indie pop rock 4 piece from Ballymun Finglas Area
MorelloAlt. hard rock band from Dublin, relaesed debut album in Aug 06.
MoskowitzFour piece indie/alternative/blues rock band based in Tallagh originally formed in 2002
Mourning BelovethDeath/doom metal band formed in 1992
Moving HeartsBlended Irish folk with rock. Members included Donal Lunny, Davey Spillanne, Christy Moore, Declan Sinnott.
MrnorthFormed in Dublin in the late 1990's, released their debut Lifesize in 2004.
Mugger DaveGalway trio formed in 2007
Mumblin' Deaf RoStage name of Dublin singer/songwriter Ronan Hession
MundySinger/songwriter from Birr, Co. Offaly
MushroomPsychedelic folk prog band originated in Dublin in 1972
My Bloody ValentineHighly acclaimed for their unique trippy densly layered guitar drone topped by delicate breathy vocals.
My Brother WoodyVehical of Dublin indie pop songwriter Michael Cleare
My Little FunhouseHard rock group from Kilkenny formed in 1991
myp et jeepKilkenny band formed in 2005
N.C. LawlorNial Lawlor is a gifted blues & bluegrass slide guitarist, peforms as a busker and session musician
NeosupervitalFour piece Dublin based electronica act
New AmusementDublin alternative/indie band made up of former school mates
New Sunset HotelMayo band whose debut single in 2010 The Bitter End went to No 10. in Irish Charts
Nick KellyFormerly frontman with The Fat Lady Sings
Nina HynesNina Hynes released her critically acclaimed debut album 'Staros' in May '02.
Ninebar InternationalFrom Northern Ireland, predecessors of Roque Junior
No SweatDublin-based hard rock group from late 80s early 90s
Noise ControlTechno mixed with guitar rock in the vein of The Prodigy/Chemical Brothers/Rage Against The Machine
Not Men But GiantsIndie/electronica group from Co. Westmeath
ODiAcoustic folk-rock pop fantastic vocals
OffshoreFive piece band from Swords, Co. Dublin
Old SeasonEpic, melodic, doom-laden Irish Heavy Metal
OMB and the Furious TreeFormed in 2005 by former Ravines members and ex-Ripleys frontman
One Day InternationalDublin band formed in 2007
One SeptemberFive peice melodic rock band from Ennis, played around the circuit in early 80s
OppenheimerIndie/electronica duo from Belfast

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