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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The Gloaming may not be a conventional band, but they could win the Choice Music Prize, writes
Tue, 03 Mar, 2015
Geraghty has learned to stop worrying and embrace imperfection. “I have made the decision not to get bogged down in whether something is the best thing in the world,” says the Bell X1 guitarist, who will unveil his new solo project, Join Me In The Pines, tomorrow in Cork.
Thu, 09 Oct, 2014
Ed Sheeran made the trip to see musician cousin Laura wed Bell X1 keyboardist Marc Aubele last weekend.
Tue, 29 Jul, 2014
The organisers of this year's Forbidden Fruit festival have today announced the line-up for the Comedy Stage.
Thu, 01 May, 2014
Playing to a full house at Dublin’s Vicar Street is no mean feat.
Fri, 28 Feb, 2014
TWO weeks ago, the Choice Music Prize shortlist for best Irish album of 2013 was announced — how many can you name?
Mon, 20 Jan, 2014
NOBODY is quite sure when John Spillane began his residency in De Barra’s Folk Club in Clonakilty, West Cork.
Sun, 11 Aug, 2013
Rain may be forecast but a rainbow of colour is expected over Cork this bank holiday weekend as one of the country’s largest gay pride festivals takes place.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2013
Irish indie favourites Bell X1 join De La Soul and Bastille as headliners at the Indiependence festival in Mitchelstown, Co Cork next August Bank Holiday Weekend.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2013
Author Dan Brown has been confirmed for the Dublin Writers Festival from May 20-26.
Fri, 08 Mar, 2013
When Cork’s Live at the Marquee festival started nine years ago its chances of reaching a decade were slight to say the least, not because it wasn’t good but because music festivals tend to have a short life-span.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2013
The year-long salute to all things Irish got under way last evening with a torchlight procession through the streets of Dublin as the Gathering officially kicked-off with a New Year’s Eve festival.
Tue, 01 Jan, 2013
Organisers of the Gathering festival have defended giving a showpiece contract for the first official event in the year-long celebration of Irishness to a UK firm.
Mon, 31 Dec, 2012
Arthur’s Day promises top-class pub gigs. Tanya Sweeney recalls some great stories from Irish pubs
Wed, 26 Sep, 2012
MUSIC NEWS: Thom Yorke of Radiohead has unveiled some tracks from his Atoms For Peace project during a DJ set in the US.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2012
Final preparations are underway ahead of the annual Electric Picnic in Co. Laois this weekend.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2012
ONE OF the most popular home grown acts over recent years, there is a definite feeling that The Coronas are a band whose star is very definitely in the ascendancy.
Mon, 21 May, 2012
The Killers and The Cure will headline this year’s Electric Picnic festival.
Fri, 02 Mar, 2012
Costing north of €500, daytrips to Lapland aren’t exactly a holiday for the masses. Not to worry, writes, there are lots of winter wonderlands right here at home
Sat, 12 Nov, 2011
THE line of people looking for food parcels at the Capuchin Centre in Dublin city centre is getting longer, not shorter, more than two years after photographs of the queues made the front pages.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2011
Mary Robinson’s presence in Africa this week focused world attention on the famine in Somalia, demonstrating the crucial role the famous play in highlighting the plight of the poor and dispossessed, says Georgina O’Halloran.
Sat, 23 Jul, 2011
Builders battled lashing rain and muddy conditions today to put the finishing touches to this weekend's Electric Picnic festival.
Wed, 02 Sep, 2009
The long-awaited line-up for this year’s Electric Picnic was revealed tonight with a stellar mix of acts for music fans.
Wed, 15 Apr, 2009
ONE of the country’s best loved arts shindigs, The Galway Arts Festival, was launched last night but the gloss was taken from the event with news that an alternative programme was to be announced by a fringe group unhappy with the official proceedings.
Thu, 08 Jun, 2006
Tickets for this year's Oxegen Festival at Punchestown Racecourse have sold out.
Mon, 06 Mar, 2006
The line-up for the Oxegen music festival at Punchestown this summer has been announced.
Mon, 20 Feb, 2006
U2 STOLE the show at last night’s Meteor Ireland Music Awards as the country’s legendary rock group swaggered away with a hat-trick of awards from the event, held in the band’s hometown of Dublin.
Fri, 03 Feb, 2006
U2 stole the show at tonight’s Meteor Ireland Music Awards as the rock band swaggered away with three awards at their home town event.
Thu, 02 Feb, 2006
The Sugababes are set to make their first Irish performance with new member Amelle Berrabah at the Meteor Ireland Music Awards at The Point on Thursday, February 2.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2006
Golden Globe winner Jonathan Rhys-Meyers is to present one of the awards at next month’s Meteor Ireland Music Awards ceremony in Dublin, organisers confirmed tonight.
Mon, 23 Jan, 2006
The Pogues, famed for controversial frontman Shane McGowan’s antics, will be presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s Meteor Ireland Music Awards, organisers said tonight.
Thu, 19 Jan, 2006