Person: Phil Coulter
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Phil Coulter is one of Ireland’s most successful songwriters and producers, selling millions of records and going on to enjoy international solo success with his Tranquility albums.
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019
We’ll also take a look at why things are looking prickly for Ireland's hedgehogs, and there’ll be music from The Blizzards and Phil Coulter.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2018
Aidan Vaughan dancing a reel in the flickering light of a crackling fire; the nimble fingers of US piano virtuoso David Syme cascading over the notes of Moonlight Sonata under the night sky; the gossamer voices of Cork sean nós-singer Máire Ní Chéileachair and Anna Mhoireach from the Isle of Lewis floating through the ether.
Sat, 04 Aug, 2018
Music lovers are being invited to nominate their favourite songs or ballads for the first-ever EU songbook.
Fri, 06 Apr, 2018
Another week, another Late Late Show line-up.
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018
There have been renewed calls for Cork’s stalled €72m events centre project to be scrapped following confirmation that an alternative could be built within weeks for a fraction of the cost.
Mon, 29 Jan, 2018
Fri, 17 Nov, 2017
Tue, 22 Nov, 2016
Thu, 29 Sep, 2016
Tommy Fleming’s musical show tells of the Irish who had to change and adapt to their new home in London in the 1960s, writes
Wed, 07 Sep, 2016
Fri, 19 Aug, 2016
THIS evening as the light dies we’ll go looking for the reindeer in the Phoenix Park with our kids, writes.
Thu, 24 Dec, 2015
Thu, 19 Nov, 2015
Thu, 15 Oct, 2015
When Irish players lined up for a World Cup debut in 1987 — chests puffed out, ready to make history — they were played into battle by... ‘The Rose of Tralee’.reports
Fri, 02 Oct, 2015
HE has a string of hits to his name but Scottish singer-songwriter Midge Ure couldn’t be less interested in the hype about being a star.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2015
The traditional lethargy of the losing provincial finalist was on full display on Saturday evening.
Mon, 27 Jul, 2015
Being the son of a billionaire means Emin’s music career comes from a place of love, says.
Tue, 21 Apr, 2015
The Cork tenor is celebrating a quarter of a century as a professional singer, writes
Wed, 14 Jan, 2015
The world is full of talented losers. Talent in itself entitles you to bugger all. Don’t congratulate yourself. It is a gift from God. Congratulate yourself when you do something with it.
Sat, 08 Nov, 2014
“Myself and Fran, we’re here to make sure the job is done properly, alright.”
Thu, 06 Nov, 2014
Cork people are long convinced of the county’s delights, but the rest of the world seems stunned that Kimye would consider a honeymoon in the Rebel county.
Mon, 26 May, 2014
Did you hear the one about General Franco rigging the Eurovision? It’s the subject of a new radio documentary by
Fri, 02 May, 2014
The first point worth making about my trip to meet the good folk of Waterford City RFC has nothing to do with rugby and more to do with musical appreciation.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2014
WHAT have Gordon Ramsay, Edna O’Brien, Nicky Byrne and Phil Coulter got in common? They’re just some of the celebrities who were born within the Year of the Horse in the Chinese zodiac.
Fri, 31 Jan, 2014
ONE of the things friends remember about Luke Kelly — who passed away 30 years ago next Thursday — were his teeth. He got them fixed up in England where he went to live for a few years at 17 years of age.
Fri, 24 Jan, 2014
Christmas highlights include Mrs Browns Boys and a documentary on Dermot Morgan.
Sat, 21 Dec, 2013
Few people know the words of ‘Amhrán na bhFiann’, and fewer still know what they mean, so why, asks Ryle Dwyer, is playing ‘Ireland’s Call’ at rugby matches such a big deal?
Tue, 26 Mar, 2013
THERE’S something in the air in Derry. The great city of St Columcille is the first UK City of Culture, a cultural extravaganza that began in January and will extend all year.
Mon, 11 Mar, 2013
Protestants and Catholics have set aside their fractious past and are united for The 2013 City of Culture, 338 arts events that symbolise progress, says Alan O’Riordan
Fri, 08 Mar, 2013
Girls Aloud star Nadine Coyle and Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody will help kick off celebrations in the North's first City of Culture, it has been confirmed.
Tue, 15 Jan, 2013
It’s hard to believe, but moody musician Van Morrison wanted to be a vet before he was bitten by the music bug.
Sat, 29 Sep, 2012
Family and friends of Daniel O’Donnell gathered for what the singer said was the biggest honour of his career.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2012
The last original member of The Dubliners was buried yesterday in a funeral attended by hundreds of people, including family, friends and renowned names from the world of music.
Tue, 10 Apr, 2012
Mourners at the funeral of Barney McKenna, the last of the original Dubliners, have heard how his memory will be treasured.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2012
The survivor of the sinking of the Tit Bonhomme and a daughter of missing skipper Michael Hayes lay five bouquets of roses in the water at Union Hall pier last night, one for each life lost.
Mon, 23 Jan, 2012
SHANAGARRY ICA have taken to the small screen, delighted to be one of the local groups invited to take part in Rachel Allen’s Easy Meals television series.
Thu, 05 Jan, 2012
Yes, says Donal Lenihan
Sat, 08 Oct, 2011
ONE of Ireland’s greatest musical heroes, the late composer Seán Ó Riada, is to be commemorated with a festival in his adopted home of Cúil Aodha.
Mon, 04 Jul, 2011
VETERAN performer Sean Dunphy has died aged 74.
Wed, 18 May, 2011
A RANGE of courses for unemployed professionals is already yielding work for students who returned to study at Cork Institute of Technology.
Fri, 18 Feb, 2011