Metropolis Festival has announced its first acts for 2017’s edition on October Bank Holiday Weekend on Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 October at The RDS, Dublin First acts: TLC Richie Hawtin Leftfield Performing Leftism Jungle Death In Vegas  Mount Kimbie,  bonzai  Booka Brass  DJ Deece with more to be announced. Tickets Weekend Tickets go on sale… Read more »

Posted on June 28th, 2017

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This review is sponsored by Visa to celebrate Metropolis’ first year of being a fully enabled #contactless festival. It’s a wonder no-one did it sooner. Ireland’s insatiable appetite for festivals doesn’t just stop because the sun goes away. Metropolis Festival offers an indoor occasion for the festival calendar at the start of November, right when… Read more »

Posted on November 8th, 2016

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Metropolis Festival will pay tribute to two of the greatest who were lost this year at the festival in the RDS from November 3rd – 5th. Alexis Taylor (Hot Chip) will perform a Prince tribute DJ Set while the Trinity Orchestra will perform the works of David Bowie. Taylor performs on the Friday night November… Read more »

Posted on October 14th, 2016

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Metropolis Festival have announced another rake of artists to play the festival in the RDS from November 3rd to 5th. New additions are: Jack Garratt, Paul Kalkbrenner, Cyril Hahn, Jessy Lanza, DJ Deece, White Collar Boy and Superpoze. Mount Kimbie will play the opening party alongside DJ Shadow. That adds to recent additions. Ticket info…. Read more »

Posted on September 14th, 2016

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Last week, Metropolis announced a day-by-day breakdown for the festival taking place in the RDS on November 3rd to 5th and this week they’ve added some choice acts including Clams Casino, Novelist, Floating Points (DJ Set), Shura, Klangkarussell & Groove Armada (DJ set). Friday Groove Armada (DJ Set) Clams Casino Novelist Mall Grab Saturday Floating… Read more »

Posted on August 24th, 2016

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POD & Hidden Agenda are bringing back Metropolis Festival in the RDS on November 3rd to 5th this year. The Mother City festival takes place indoors at the RDS and this year the music will include: Grace Jones DJ Shadow Solomun Moderat SBTRKT (DJ Set) Booka Shade – Movements 10 BADBADNOTGOOD Crystal Castles The Sugarhill… Read more »

Posted on August 9th, 2016

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Metropolis have already announced an impressive lineup of music but they’re following up on the spoken word and talk element with some cool sounding events alongside it to be held in The Library and The Concert Hall in the RDS. The lineup includes: Giorgio Moroder, electronic music pioneer Howard Marks – Mr Nice Sir David… Read more »

Posted on October 7th, 2015

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Metropolis Festival in the RDS in Dublin on 7th and 8th of November has just added a load of acts to its lineup: Hot Chip, Vic Mensa, Le Galaxie, Formation, Booka Brass Band, Flight Facilities, Omar Souleyman, Vince Staples, Trinity Orchestra (performing LCD Soundsystem), Floating Points, Four Tet, White Collar Boy, Gemma Dunleavy, CLU, Benji… Read more »

Posted on September 10th, 2015

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