Ranelagh/Rathfarnham, County Dublin
TabloidTv are a 5 piece indie rock band from Ranelagh and Rathfarnham, Dublin, Ireland.
Made up of Mark Young (vocals) Senan Dobey (Bass guitar, backing vocals) Ultan Murray (Drums) Ian Rankin (Rhythm guitar) and Paddy O’Donohoe (Lead Guitar) TabloidTv met in school, but did not begin to play together until they begun college. We are now all 20/21 years of age and recently released their well received debut EP Mixed Messages recorded and mixed by Francesco Gatti (sound and production for All Tvvins).
Our influences include Vampire Weekend, Bombay Bicycle Club, The Smiths and Raglans.
What People have said about our Music
"TabloidTv succeed in grabbing your attention by the first track on their debut EP Mixed Messages but they are not content to rest on their laurels... indie rock to make you dance, it sounds great. For a band in their formative stages TabloidTv show an assured ear for a catchy tune" Goldenplec.com
"A strong EP with a distinct sound, stuck in my head from the first listen, the harmonies are tight and each track made me want to get up and dance" Dublin Concerts
"Mixed Messages is an energetic mix of catchy riffs and clever lyrical ideas, each song is cleverly crafted, chock full of melodic hooks and deserves to be a hit" PureM Music & Culture Magazine.
"8/10, Boisterous guitar licks, innate charm, a very impressive band" Unsigned and Independent Music Magazine.