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Forbidden Fruit announced six additions today to the festival taking place on June Bank Holiday weekend. acts added today: Wild Beasts, Captain Murphy (Fly Lo’s rap alterego), Thundercat, Kid Karate, The Range and To Kill A King. Saturday: The Flaming Lips, Bell X1, Flying Lotus 3D show, F*** Buttons, Nils Frahm, Thundercat, Captain Murphy, The… Read more »

Posted on April 23rd, 2014

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Indiependence have added some more names to the festival on August 1st to 3rd in Deer Farm, Mitchelstown. Names added: Hozier, The Minutes, Hudson Taylor, Dan Croll and Tvvins (see here) while there’s been a spate of Cork bands included The Altered Hours, Elastic Sleep, The Vincent(s), Toy Soldier and Slow Motion Heroes. There’s also… Read more »

Posted on April 23rd, 2014

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Gruff Rhys, Summer Camp, We Cut Corners, Giles Peterson, Ships, Dan Croll...

Gruff Rhys, Summer Camp, We Cut Corners, Giles Peterson, Ships, Dan Croll… One of the best small festivals in the country, Castlepalooza Music and Arts Festival has announced its first lineup for the festival taking place in Charleville Castle, Tullamore, Co. Offaly from August 1-3rd. Highlights include: Gruff Rhys, Dan Croll, We Cut Corners, Summer Camp, Giles… Read more »

Posted on April 22nd, 2014

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Over the weekend, the rumours circulating about Oxegen not taking place this year was confirmed by a statement from MCD on the website: It is with regret that MCD announce that OXEGEN will not take place this year due to lack of suitable Headline Acts which combined with the financial demands by local agencies make… Read more »

Posted on April 22nd, 2014

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Barndance festival, the BYOB festival in a secret location has shared some stage times and festival info for Friday’s event. STAGE TIMES GARDEN STAGE THE BARN TIME ACT TIME ACT 00:45-02:15 Fritz Kalkbrenner 00:00-2:00 Jamie Jones 00:00-00:30 King Kong Company 22:00-00:00 SNEAK 22:55-23:45 Smash Hits 20:30-22:00 Krystal Klear 21:45-22:45 Dj Yoda 19:00-20:30 Fish Go Deep… Read more »

Posted on April 17th, 2014

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Dublin Writers Festival is happening around the city over nine days in May from may 17th to 25th and in the programme this year are a number of events of interest to the music fan, as well as the literary one. Sat May 17 – Polar Bear spoken word workshop @ Axis, Ballymun (Free but… Read more »

Posted on April 15th, 2014

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More names for the festival taking place on June Solstice weekend.

More names for the festival taking place on June Solstice weekend. Body&Soul have added a second round of acts to its lineup today including: Gary Numan The Field Of Montreal Paddy Keenan (Bothy Band) & Steve Cooney Ballet School Slow Magic They’ve also announced Reckless In Love, the late night woods party featuring Mother, Nightflight/Airbound… Read more »

Posted on April 10th, 2014

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Glastonbury announced its first lineup today and as well as they marquee headliners above it’s the usual everyone working in music like Skrillex, John Grant, Lana Del Rey, Chromeo, Jurassic 5, Blondie, James Blake, Kodaline, The Black Keys, Chance The Rapper, Warpaint, Parquet Courts, ESG and Wolf Alice. Tickets are already allocated so if you’re… Read more »

Posted on April 4th, 2014

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Photo: Megan Gallagher Photography Phase One Festival takes place Easter Bank Holiday weekend on the river Shannon in Carrick-On-Shannon, Leitrim with the likes Terranova, Andrea Parker, Donal Dineen, White Collar Boy, Nanu Nanu, Daithí, Disco Na Mbo, Kubo, Clu, and Nialler9 (yes me) playing over the weekend. As part of the weekend, there will be… Read more »

Posted on March 27th, 2014

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