reveals plans to rock the planet this week

12 Dec 2011

Squarehead, one of the bands playing The Button Factory and whose performances will be streamed globally this weekend

Magnet’s online TV service will be making webcasts of bands belonging to Irish indie label The Richter Collective available globally for the first time later this week. The bands include O Emperor, Bats, Squarehead Jogging, Hands Up Who Wants to Die and Logikparty.

The event can be watched live from 8.30pm, on the ‘Aertv Live’ channel on on any PC, smartphone or tablet computer.

Streaming live from The Button Factory on 16 December, the line-up features Richter Collective favourites Bats, who have been getting rave reviews since 2009, and Logikparty, who recently released a preview of their album due out next year. Squarehead, Jogging and Hands Up Who Wants To Die are also on the line-up for the night.

On 17 December, O Emperor will perform from the same venue and from 8pm the gig will be broadcast to worldwide audience on ‘Aertv Live’.

John Kennedy is a journalist who served as editor of Silicon Republic for 17 years