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Radio Rod a Sign Of the Digital Times

Rod Stewart has recorded a series of specific jingles for a new online radio station dedicated to the star ahead of his appearance at Pairc Uí Chaoimh at the end of May. Radio Rod is live as part of the C103 website and is also on the station's apps for online...

PwC on Board with Vincent Wall

PwC is to be the first time sponsor of Vincent Wall's new 'Taking Stock business programme. The show is part of the station's weekend schedule and will go out live on the station on Sunday mornings as well as on Podcast. The sponsorship was brokered by Core...

Tommy Tiernan’s Perfect Timing

It's so often all about timing and Tommy Tiernan's clock seems to pretty well synchronised. His innovative TV show moves to Saturday night primetime this weekend and the promotional bandwagon is moving at speed. Making the most of the exposure Aiken Promotions have...

Beyoncé’s Streaming Takeover

Three years to the day after it was first released, Beyoncé's Lemonade album has made it onto Apple Music and Spotify. Up until now the only way to hear the album, legally, was through buying the album or streaming via Tidal, the service owned by her husband Jay-Z....

50+ For Body and Soul

The Body and Soul Festival at Ballinlough In Westmeath celebrates its 10th birthday this year and has added 50 new acts to those already announced for the three day affair. There are still tickets available at a price of €199 as well as family and camper van passes....

Commercial Free Player?

The Irish Film Institute launched the Loopline Collection on the IFI Player this week. It is a loving look back on another era in Dublin, with property developers zeroing in on local communities and more. Footage of an early U2 Concert as part of a Looking On Festival...

Game of Thrones Takeover

The Billion Dollar entertainment juggernaut that is Game of Thrones has commenced its victory lap with the first episode in the final series airing in the US on Sunday night and here in Europe again on Monday evening. Northern Ireland, where so much of the show has...

Wexford and Texaco Winners in Children’s Art

It is one of the longest running art competitions in the world and one of the longest running commercial sponsorships in the art world. Generations have grown up having entered or remembered The Texaco Children's Art Competition over the past 65 years. It works...

Picture This for Xmas Ball

Picture This are to headline the 2FM Xmas Ball at the 3Arena on Saturday, December 21st. They will be supported by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra with many more acts to be announced in the coming weeks. All money raised on the night will go to the ISPCC and tickets will go...

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