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District 8 may be closed officially for the season but that doesn’t mean there can’t be some sneaky Tivoli / District summer fun in there. After its 2014 edition featuring Daphni, DJ Harvey and Kerri Chandler, Dublin City Block Party is back in in District 8 & The Tivoli Grounds for two outdoor day events… Read more »

Posted on May 5th, 2016

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Sea Sessions takes place in Bundoran, Donegal from Friday 24th June to Sunday 26th June this year during Euro 2016 so there’s a few non-music things in store this year. First up, here’s the lineup of music: Primal Scream Tinie Tempah Gavin James 99 Souls Apres Match Bad Manners Ham Sandwich Sunset Sons DJ Yoda… Read more »

Posted on May 4th, 2016

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Canalaphonic will return to Rathmines later this year on on 23rd and 24th September this year. The festival will take place in the venues and shops of Rathmines, along the canal in Dublin city and this year, it will include an outdoor venue at the 5,000 capacity Leinster Cricket Club. Whelan’s,The National Concert Hall Quarter’s “Vaults” and… Read more »

Posted on May 3rd, 2016

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Longitude Festival just added a load of great acts to the festival today. The Lumineers Run The Jewels The Coronas Kurt Vile & The Violators Annie Mac Diplo Vic Mensa Daughter Stormzy Laura Mvula Nina Kraviz Christine & The Queens (YASS QUEEN) Perfume Genius Kelela Ryan Hemsworth Section Boyz Lucius The 2 Bears Shura Bears… Read more »

Posted on April 29th, 2016

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After the announcement of Forbidden Fruit night earlier this week, the city festival has announced new names for the June Bank Holiday weekend from Friday 3rd – Sunday 5th June at The Royal Hospital, Kilmainham. Friday Pusha T Leftfield DJ Set Kerri Chandler Detroit Swindle B2B Gerd Janson Octave One Trinity Orchestra Al Gibbs Jack… Read more »

Posted on April 29th, 2016

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Forbidden Fruit have announced their lineup of artists and parties for the late-night city part of the festival and it includes Jungle, Tale Of Us, Detroit Swindle, Tiga, Freddie Gibbs, Bondax and more playing at parties hosted by Lumo, Hidden Agenda, Discotekken, Sense, Telephones, This Greedy Pig and more. Entry for the below shows are… Read more »

Posted on April 27th, 2016

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Castlepalooza have revealed more acts for the impressive looking festival in Charleville Castle from Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd July in Tullamore. With new bargaining power in the form of Aiken Promotions, the festival has just added: New Jackson Daphni Field Music Little Scream I Am The Cosmos Lisa O’ Neill Son Lux Lynched Policia… Read more »

Posted on April 26th, 2016

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The Beatyard, Bodytonic’s festival by the sea on July 20th and 31st has revealed the first few things lined up for Dun Laoghaire harbour during the weekend. They are these: Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires [Sunday] George Clinton Parliament Funkadelic Snarky Puppy Roy Ayers Lee Scratch Perry Theo Parrish DJ Rahaan Reeps One Daniel Wang… Read more »

Posted on April 22nd, 2016

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Mary Hickson who recently finished her tenure at Cork Opera House has moved on to pastures new. Last year’s Cork city festival Sounds From A Safe Harbour was her first success and now as director of the Clonmel Junction Festival, she’s giving the festival, in its 16th year, a shot in the arm. A bunch… Read more »

Posted on April 19th, 2016

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