The rain put a damper on the outdoor events at Kilkenny Arts Festival, but there were plenty stand-outs among the classical music events, writes Cathy Desmond.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
They met at turbulent street protests in their homeland, and now this married couple bring their politically-charged stage-show to Ireland, writes Cathy Desmond
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
Cathy Desmond talks to Liam Byrne, who is to bring the sound of the viola da gamba to Kilkenny as part of the city’s arts festival.
Fri, 11 Aug, 2017
Beverley Craven had a worldwide hit, but found raising a family didn’t fit with the life of a pop star, writes Ed Power
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
First Sunday in September and Kilkenny’s hurlers win the All-Ireland. Nothing to see here, move along, as you were.
Mon, 07 Sep, 2015
Kilkenny Arts Festival
Wed, 20 Aug, 2014
MUSIC NEWS: Ex Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl has announced the latest of his supergroup projects, the Sound City Players.
Fri, 18 Jan, 2013
In its third year, the Kilkenny economics and comedy festival has attracted a host of dissident number-crunchers and academics to tackle the ongoing economic crisis.
Sat, 03 Nov, 2012
NEWLY-crowned Masterchef Ireland champion Mary Carney will turn the tables on her counterparts when she appears at the Savour Kilkenny Food Festival over the October bank holiday weekend.
Tue, 18 Oct, 2011
A MOUTH-WATERING programme of events was unveiled at the weekend for the fifth annual Savour Kilkenny Food Festival which takes place over the October bank holiday weekend.
Thu, 06 Oct, 2011
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