Dig EP

Posted 11 Jul 2011 in Music

My Favourite Samples by Danny

Posted 09 May 2011 in Blog

There was a time when Hip-Hop and I didn’t get on. In fact, I actively disliked the genre. This immature whimsy was loosely based on the premise that a rapper or producer must be devoid of any creativity – they are openly using another artist’s song, merely speaking/singing on top of it. Where is the craft of songwriting? It’s lazy, isn’t it? The short answer is “no”. If I continued this deluded analogy, then artists like Aretha Franklin and Frank…

The Village – August 2010

Posted 30 Aug 2010 in Music

Dig
Funk Epidemic

Meeting House Square 19/08/2010

Posted 23 Aug 2010 in Music

A Little Soul
Let\’s Stay Together (Al Green)
Black Capricorn Day (Jamiroquai)
The Thought Of You
Jungle Boogie (Kool And The Gang)

Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On

Posted 13 Aug 2010 in Blog

 
Enough has been written about this masterpiece, and yet it is strangely absent from the general public’s consciousness. Most will recall the title track from this album being crassly reproduced by Bono and several other self-righteous egoists as a charity Christmas single several years ago. They even introduced a rap verse at the obligatory point – 2/3rd’s of the way through the song, in an attempt to make it more commercial. Nothing short…

A Musical Journey – Danny’s Top 9 Influential Albums

Posted 11 Aug 2010 in Blog

Its not a list of my favourite albums, more a list of the albums that affected me the most at particular turning points in my life, which is slightly more interesting i think.

The Mob at Knockanstockan

Posted 06 Aug 2010 in Music

Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder
I Feel Good by James Brown
Hang Up Your Hangups (Herbie Hancock), A Little Soul

Mob Interview – Maynooth Kairos Radio Special

Posted 28 Jun 2010 in Music

Edited by Kristina Peacocke
Mob Radio Interview – Part 1
Mob Radio Interview – Part 2
Mob Radio Interview – Part 3
Mob Radio Interview – Part 4

The People They Will Dance

Posted 28 Jun 2010 in Music

The People They Will Dance

Rock You Baby

Posted 28 Jun 2010 in Music

Rock You Baby