Jazz Kicks Off With Day of the Dead

The Guinness Cork Jazz festival is just around the corner and will open with a bang next Thursday. Over 100 musicians, artists and performers will leave Grand Parade at 7 pm in a macabre 'Dia de Los Muertos' parade with jazz to the fore. The Day of the Dead parade is...

Superbowl Rejection from Rihanna

It's arguably the biggest free gig on the planet, for the artists that is, with massive spikes in sales following on from a 15-minute show. But word from America today is that Rihanna turned down the opportunity to perform at Superbowl 2019 in a protest surrounding...

James Hitting Road in Album Launch

Gavin James has announced a series of Album signings and in-store appearances to celebrate the launch of his Only Ticket Home album over the next couple of weeks. He made the announcement on Instagram today having used the same medium to announce his UK and Ireland...

Little Mix Kicking Off in Dublin

Little Mix are to kick off their 2019 UK and Ireland Arena Tour in Dublin and Belfast next October. They will play Dublin's 3 Arena on 10th October 2019 and at Belfast's SSE Arena three days later. They will then move onto Scotland and England finishing up in Leeds on...

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Jazz Kicks Off With Day of the Dead

The Guinness Cork Jazz festival is just around the corner and will open with a bang next Thursday. Over 100 musicians, artists and performers will leave Grand Parade at 7 pm in a macabre 'Dia de Los Muertos' parade with jazz to the fore. The Day of the Dead parade is...

Superbowl Rejection from Rihanna

It's arguably the biggest free gig on the planet, for the artists that is, with massive spikes in sales following on from a 15-minute show. But word from America today is that Rihanna turned down the opportunity to perform at Superbowl 2019 in a protest surrounding...

James Hitting Road in Album Launch

Gavin James has announced a series of Album signings and in-store appearances to celebrate the launch of his Only Ticket Home album over the next couple of weeks. He made the announcement on Instagram today having used the same medium to announce his UK and Ireland...

Little Mix Kicking Off in Dublin

Little Mix are to kick off their 2019 UK and Ireland Arena Tour in Dublin and Belfast next October. They will play Dublin's 3 Arena on 10th October 2019 and at Belfast's SSE Arena three days later. They will then move onto Scotland and England finishing up in Leeds on...

Westlife Return Confirmed for SSE Arena and Croke Park

Westlife are back and have been unveiled as the first act to be scheduled for Croke Park in the Summer of 2019. The UK & Ireland’s top-selling album group of the 21st century will be in Dublin's biggest venue on July 5th with tickets on sale next Thursday, October...

Could You be a Mediacon Star?

RTÉ is partnering with international industry conference MediaCon, and is calling on young video creators based in Ireland to submit their work and be in with a chance of winning a tailored creative mentorship development programme in RTÉ and full access to the...

Cork Offers Lessons in Corporate Support

The 63rd Cork Film Festival has announced its full programme for next month. The festival is backed by a number of state agencies but has also attracted corporate backing through a well structured Corporate membership scheme. The bulk of funding comes from the Arts...

Picture This to Play 5 at 3Arena

Picture This have announced an unprecedented 5-night run at 3Arena Dublin through the last five nights of March next year. The band have also announced a new single entitled “One Drink.” The song heralds the arrival of the bands second full-length album, MDRN LV,...

Belfast Author Lands Man Booker

Ireland is home, kind of, to the Man Booker Prize for the first time since 2007. Milkman by Anna Burns was last night named winner of the prestigious accolade. It is her third full-length novel and her first major award. Burns, 56, was born in Belfast and lives in...

Pink to Play RDS in June

The line up of major summer concerts for 2019 is beginning to take real shape with Pink the latest name added to the list. She will play the RDS Arena on 18th June as part of a major world tour. The date may be one of the last for a while at the RDS if plans to...

Late Late London a Ratings Winner

The Late Late Show’s London Special may have generated a few complaints about overbooking but it also delivered the biggest audience of the year to date with 52 per cent of those watching TV on Friday night tuning in. It was the most watched Late Late Show so far in...

Innocent Choir to Make Connolly Sing

Innocent Drinks have teamed up with the Brightside Choir to bring a musical flavour to commuters arriving at Dublin's Connolly Station on Monday morning, November 5th. They have issued an open invitation to anyone who wants to 'release their inner diva' and shake off...

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