Trinity Ball, a rite of passage for many students is back this year with a stellar line-up. Check out this gallery in the DailyEdge for some of its antics over the years. Tickets this year sold out in record time but here is what to expect if you were lucky enough to get your hands… Read more »

Posted on February 21st, 2018

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The IMRO live music venue awards took place last night in IMRO HQ on Pembroke Row in Dublin. It was the tenth edition of the awards recognising Irish venues and festivals. The main prize was the National Live Music Venue of the Year 2017 , which was decided by public vote and went to Mike The… Read more »

Posted on February 21st, 2018

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In 1976 during the birth of the punk era in London, This Heat played their first gig. The band  would go on to influence a new generation of artists from their experimental and innovative style of progressive avant-garde post-punk that incorporated various other genres and styles of music. Charles Bullen, Charles Hayward, and Gareth Williams… Read more »

Posted on February 20th, 2018

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Irish festival KnockanStockan is back this year from August 27th-29th in Blessington, Co Wicklow and they have just revealed the first 30 acts. First line-up announcement includes: Bantum Humans of the Sesh ROE JyellowL Navá Sim Simma Sound System Bicurious Akora Chancer The Olllam Moon Looks On Spudgun Munky Farah Elle Deborah Yankari The Scratch… Read more »

Posted on February 20th, 2018

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Skip to day: Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon Tuesday February 20th Wiley @ The Academy (€27+) UK grime rapper celebrates the release of his Godfather album TeaParty XII with Kyle, Ois, Lamaj, Oisin Meehan, VSN @ Wah Wah Club (€6+) Five DJs causing a stir Wednesday February… Read more »

Posted on February 20th, 2018

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Ireland’s longest running TV series Other Voices, now in its sixteenth year will return to RTÉ 2 this Thursday February 22nd with the first episode featuring Sigrid, Wyvern Lingo, Picture This and Maria Kelly. The 10 part series every Thursday will showcase performances from artists such as Lankum, Pillow Queens, Dermot Kennedy, Mount Kimbie, Talos… Read more »

Posted on February 19th, 2018

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Glasdrum are back with the third instalment of New Sounds In An Old Place featuring Dublin-native singer-songwriter Ailbhe Reddy and Derry-native electro-pop artist Roe on Friday March 2nd in St. John the Baptist Church Drumcondra. Tickets priced at €15 euro are available from Eventbrite or at Cregan Library, DCU St. Patrick’s Campus, Drumcondra (cash only).

Posted on February 19th, 2018

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The line-up has been announced for new Irish festival All Together NoW which takes place from August 3rd to 5th at Curraghmore Estate, County Waterford. Line-up Features: Fleet Foxes Underworld Roisín Murphy Mura Masa First Aid Kid Chaka Khan Nils Frahm Mogwai Jimmy Cliff The New Power Generation Grove Armada (DJ set) Kelela The Black… Read more »

Posted on February 19th, 2018

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Tuesday February 20th AWOL presents: Wagwan & Codai @ Pharmacia (€5) Codaí, the Don of Donegal, graces the decks at Pharmacia. Wednesday February 21st Limerick Jazz Society presents: The Carole Nelson Trio @ Upstairs Dolans (€10) Listen to the jazz trio here. Thursday February 22nd The Last Yupper @ Pharmacia Sinful Music hosts DJ Evan Quaid,… Read more »

Posted on February 19th, 2018

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SZA has been added to the line-up for Longitude this year on Sunday July 15th she will be joined by the likes of Solange, Anderson .Paak, J.Cole, Travis Scott, Cardi B, Post Malone, Tyler, The Creator & Migos. For full line up information check out the previous post here.

Posted on February 15th, 2018

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Homebeat are back with a string of live shows for their Spring 2018 programme. Gigs include: Christian Loffler, Ensemble at The Sugar Club on February 21st – (Sold Out, limited number of tickets on the door) Mount Alaska (Live) at Fumbally Stables on March 9th – Tickets priced at €13+ from Eventbrite. Stimming, Lambert at… Read more »

Posted on February 15th, 2018

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A new monthly night called Unscene is coming to Dublin with the first instalment taking place at the Underground on March 15th. Musician Ailbhe Reddy and Broadcaster and Promoter Dwayne Woods have teamed up to deliver a live music night for live music event for ‘Queers and Pals.’ “Some people have asked why are you… Read more »

Posted on February 15th, 2018

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No Disco tribute music video night is back for its second installment with Nine Niches taking place at MVP, Clanbrassil street on Thursday February 22nd. No Disco is a former television show on RTÉ that was presented by Donal Dineen, Uaneen Fitzsimons (RIP) and Leagues O’Toole. The night will consist of nine niche genres in… Read more »

Posted on February 14th, 2018

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