Our RTÉ Radio 1 Album Of The Week comes from Cork-born John Blek.

On Ether & Air is the final part of his 'Catharsis' project, a four album exploration of themes of the sea, the earth, the embers and the air - listen to it below.

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Written over a period of six weeks and recorded throughout the second half of 2019, collaboration was key to the creation of On Ether & Air.

It's a fine album that's intimate and reflective, and you will hear tracks from the album across RTÉ Radio 1 music programmes for the next week.

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