The numbers are out and it is time to rank all the best bands from Ireland over the past year, but here are some of the highlights from our top 10.1.
YAN AN, YANANAN: Two albums to their name, they have been releasing new material regularly and have been working on new songs since 2014.
The band have made their mark on Irish music and have sold over a million records.2.
YELLOWBIRD, THE: Their latest release is called YELLOBIRD and features some of their most popular songs.3.
BRADFORD, THE BIGGEST: They have released a number of albums and their latest, The Biggest, features some new material as well as their biggest hit “It’s Over”.4.
WALTON HILL, DUNLAP: A local boy band, they started out as a family, but since 2014, they’ve become a band and have released three albums.5.
JUDGMENT, THE WOLVES: They’ve released four albums and have toured the world with a huge following, with their most recent album ‘It’s Not Over’.6.
TANGERINE, DREAMING, THE LADIES OF TANG: They released their first album in 2015 and have since toured the country, and now they have a new album called ‘It Gets Better’.7.
CELESTE, THE BANKS: They are a local Irish band, with four albums under their belt, including two albums on their own label, the Banks, which are both excellent.8.
JENNY, THE COWBOYS: They release their second album on the Banks in 2017, which is their best yet.9.
WITCHES, WITCHCRAFT: A band formed in 2015, and they are a great example of the power of local talent.10.
CATHEDRAL, SACRED, SOUND OF THE SAND: They’re a local band that has released four records on their label, The Sands, and released their debut album, The Curse Of The Boneyard, in 2016.