The Irish rock equivalent of hell freezing over occurred last year when Bell X1 were joined on stage by their former collaborator Damien Rice.
You’d have thought that Ireland had filled its 80s nostalgia quota this week alone. Stranger Things season 3 and its references to the decade of excess streamed just last Thursday.
Acts due to perform at the Marquee in the coming weeks include Hall and Oates, Kris Kristofferson, Toto, David Gray, Tommy Tiernan, Bros, Christy Moore and Nathan Carter.
As they get ready to play the Marquee in Cork, Hall and Oates tell Ed Power about the mad times of their 1980s heyday, and having Bowie support them for his first US gig.
Whether it’s for health reasons or a lifestyle choice, quitting alcohol has become a mindful movement.
Ed Power looks at the state of popular music which is increasingly dominated by performers working their back catalogues to death.
Butterflies and bees have struggled in the latest year of a decade of unsettled weather, the National Trust has said.
The gallant endeavours of Cork and Kerry explorers enriched our national heritage, writes Brendan Cardiff
Galway 2-8 Roscommon 0-13: January silverware is no guarantee of a golden summer but Galway fans will be suitably heartened by this FBD League success, the first trophy they have brought home since they last won it in 2009.
A handful of Miami Beach police officers sent hundreds of racially offensive and pornographic emails and possibly jeopardised dozens of criminal cases in which they are witnesses, the department’s chief said.
A certain American pop duo perhaps?
An American cereal firm is being taken to court over one of its cereal names by American singers Hall and Oates.
Like the too-perfect smile of a 1950s housewife, Sarah Joyce’s upbeat pop offers glimmers of something darker just beneath a flawless surface.
Robin Thicke believes he is "blue-eyed soul" like John Lennon, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.
Police say Batman shooting suspect James Holmes is refusing to co-operate with authorities.
US police have begun the intricate process of disarming booby traps in the apartment of the suspect behind the Colorado cinema shootings, hoping to find clues to the motive for the rampage without causing an explosion that could destroy key evidence.
Investigators looking for clues to the motive behind a shooting rampage at a screening of the new Batman movie sought to enter the suspect's elaborately booby-trapped apartment today.
A Colorado suburb shocked and saddened by a deadly shooting spree at a midnight premiere of the latest Batman movie grieved for the victims today.
Seventy-one people were shot in the Colorado cinema during midnight screenings of the new Batman movie, police said.
The man arrested in connection with today's fatal shootings in a Colorado cinema has been named by police as local man James Holmes.
A gunman wearing a gas mask has killed 12 people when he opened fire at a Colorado cinema on the opening night of the latest Batman movie.
Fourteen people have died in Colorado after a gun attack at a midnight screening of the latest Batman movie, police said today.
Saturday mightn’t have been an afternoon for purists in Pearse Park, but there was enough pluck about Roscommon’s display to ensure they will contest an All Ireland U21 final for the first time since 1982.
Roscommon 2-7 Cavan 2-2
Donal Smith’s 45th minute penalty helped Roscommon extinguish Sligo’s challenge in Saturday’s Connacht U21 final at Dr Hyde Park.
Roscommon 1-13 Sligo 0-8
A jury has heard that a man accused of plotting to steal from a cash-in-transit van had been told by Eamonn Dunne that he would be shot if he did not get involved.
A dog that was stolen from its British owners five years ago has been found on a bus.
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