Jagermeister Freezer Sessions
Midnight show with Protobaby and special guests My Empire
New Single/Video Launch - Keep Running With special guests Senakah, My Empire and DJ Eric
Fifa Records Presents: Protobaby Saint Yorda Elastic Sleep
Sounds Like: Editors, Depeche Mode, Joy Division, Muse, The National
Bio: In November 2013 Protobaby released their eagerly anticipated new single 'Keep Running'. The single was the first new release since the bands well received debut album 'The Spark'. It was also the first release to feature new front woman Aoife Mcloughlin (the Voice Of Ireland). Formally an all ma...See Full Bio
“Fresh from putting multiple cyber-noses out of joint with their video for recent single ‘Traditions’, Limerick outfit Protobaby unveil their debut album The Spark and it’s full of incendiary indie anthems and stadium-straddling rock numbers that sound absolutely massive. ‘Only A Spark’ is worth the price of admission alone, whilst tracks such as ‘Slight Obsession’ sound a little like Interpol and Editors high on Skittles (never a bad thing in this reviewer’s book). Singer Colm McGuinness has a wonderfully evocative baritone and his performances really lift ‘Microchip,’ the aforementioned ‘Traditions’. This is an Irish band with real potential. Check them out. ”
Ask Protobaby anything...
Q: Fluorescent is a great tune.... can you tell us how it was written and what the inspiration was?
A: I've often wondered how I would fair out if asked to do a soundtrack for a movie, so one day I gave myself a project To write a song for an upcoming movie. The movie that caught my eye at the time was a sequel to one of my favorite childhood movies, "Tron" science fiction has always been my favorite genres along with horror so I could relate to this movie. Most of the protobaby songs are very personal but I'm glad I wrote "fluorescent" with this new approach for me. Colm
Asked by PermaSmile. Answered on Mon Sep 10 2012All Questions