Ian Maleney runs the record label Quarter Inch Collective and writes for just about anybody who will have him. He is a biscuit connoisseur and believes in the healing power of a strong cup of tea.
Website URL: http://quarterinchcollective.com/
Monday, 21 October 2013 18:05
Hunter's Moon, The Beatyard & Bring To Light - Ian Maleney takes a look at the festivals happening in Leitrim, Dublin and Birmingham this October Bank Holiday weekend.
Wednesday, 25 September 2013 11:19
'It's not three musicians and a dancer, it's four musicians and one of them happens to be playing feet' - This Is How We Fly's Caomhín O'Raghallaigh speaks to Ian Maleney ahead of their album launch this Friday.
Thursday, 19 September 2013 15:09
Bill Callahan's Dream River is evidence of an artist growing more imaginative, more intimate and "ever more comfortable with his vernacular", says Ian Maleney.
Tuesday, 10 September 2013 16:09
'All that's left by the end is a shambling corpse, a steady, unsettling gaze from dead eyes' Helm's new EP is no fun at all.
Thursday, 29 August 2013 11:00
Chris Watson's recordings from Lindisfarne Island form "an imagined historical document, an abstract and fictional manifestation of what a particular place might have sounded like at a particular time".
Monday, 12 August 2013 11:31
Wisconsin drone artist's first LP in two years doesn't quite live up to its grand ambitions, says Ian Maleney.
Wednesday, 10 July 2013 15:50
'Listen close and listen well; you won't be able to half-ass this.' Ian Maleney reviews the new LP of improvised synth drone from Billy Gomberg.
Monday, 27 May 2013 13:32
Monday, 20 May 2013 15:57
'There is definitely an element of trying to control things that are not controllable' - Norwegian avant-jazz guitarist Stian Westerhus talks to Ian Maleney ahead of his date in Dublin this week.