"Depending on who you talk to, the so-called Golden Age of Irish music have taken place at various stages of different decades. But surely there's been more than one!
The last two years has been a really special time for music; whether you're talking about Eps, albums or one-off tunes. Below is a list of what's made 2013 a great year for music for me – the brilliant, the surprising, and the previously unknown..."
30. Tieranniesaur 'DIYSCO'
29. Cian Nugent & The Cosmos 'Born With The Caul'
28. Geisha 'Further/Closer'
27. Bell X1 'Chop Chop'
26. Little Green Cars 'Absolute Zero'
25. PolyDROID 'Machines Of Pure And Loving Grace'
24. Somadrone 'The First Wave'
23. I Am The Cosmos – 'Monochrome'
22. Swords 'Lions & Gold'
21. Band Of Clouds 'Appear To Float'