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Maria Ryan writes:
As an avid reader of Broadsheet, I would like to take this opportunity to wish you a very happy sixth birthday. We here in the National Library of Ireland have archived your website since 2011 and we thought on this occasion you or your readers might like to take a trip down memory lane.
Earlier: Now We Are Six
On this day in 2010, and around this hour, Broadsheet started.
Thank you and a very happy birthday to one and all.
*sparks up fatty* *resumes jumping*
Drawing: EH Shephard
Funeral Suits – New single and upcoming Whelan’s gig
What you may need to know…
01. Dublin four-piece Funeral Suits offer up an artsy, electronica-inflected take on indie.
Verdict: One of the better-primed candidates for a bigger stage in Irish music, it certainly seems as though such ambitions are being carried in tunes the size of The Way Back.