Babelfish change their name to Alphastates, and celebrate with a knees up in Whelan's
Having changed their names to Alphastates, ambient Dublin popsters Babelfish hold a rechristening party at Whelan's on June 27.
Catherine Dowling, Gerry Horan and Karl Odlum have also been added to the Witnness bill and are set to embark on a nationwide tour.
Scour the shops and you should be able to find a copy of last year's Phantom FM endorsed single, 'Conversations With Robots'.
There's also a dance monster of a single and a Whelan's show to look forward to.Read More
Alphastates’ fans will get a taste of their forthcoming album when they release their new single, ‘Human Nature’, on October 3.Read More
Alphastates, The Berries, Fred and Ten Past Seven are among the bands performing as part of next month's Murphy's Live seriesRead More
Alphastates celebrate their new single with live dates in Mulligar, Dublin, Cork and LimerickRead More
Made In Sand has been home to a string of fine singles so far, yet ‘Top Of The World’ probably marks the album’s last hurrah.Read More
Alphastates, Headgear, La Rocca and Republic Of Loose are among the bands that will have music videos made by students at New York's Tisch School of the ArtsRead More
Only a team like Alphastates could masterfully create an ‘anthem’ for the Irish summer replacing the spirit of Ibiza with the all too familiar feeling of being stood up by the sunRead More
Alphastates, The Answer, Fighting With Wire (and BYO beer) are among the attractions of the unsigned artists music festivalRead More
Sonically ambitious and not afraid to stretch the possibilities of the form, you imagine them sitting around and thinking deeply about arrangements, mixes and beats even before they pick up an instrument.Read More
Alphastates step out of their self-imposed isolation with a subtle, sexy and self-confident debut.Read More
Alphastates’ ‘Sometimes’ is still a supremely elegant electro-acoustic number that convincingly explains their esteemed status in the Dublin independent scene.Read More
While nobody was looking, a silent revolution happened in the Irish music scene. Out of the singer-songwriter pact and shoegazing electro posse, a cross-breed sprang up..Read More
Alphastates and an impressive line-up of friends will hold a fundraising event at The Sugar Club this Friday nightRead More
Single of the Fortnight.Read More
Phil Udell catches up with AlphastatesRead More
An unassumingly infectious series of songs.Read More