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Managing Creativity is a one-day seminar on Saturday February 27th in the Irish Writers Centre put together in association with Jim Carroll’s Banter talk series. It’s all about managing, selling and marketing your own creative projects. The day features speakers like Bren B (Offset), myself (Nialler9), Angela Dorgan (First Music Contact), Penny Harte (RTE Radio)… Read more »

Posted on February 5th, 2016

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Recent gigs not listed below? Bruce / BD Festival / Sigur Ros & James McMorrow. The Bernard Shaw is hosting its Tinder Party again next Saturday Feb 13th. Love Me Tinder is a free event where everyone will be on their phones, pretending not to look at someone across the smoking area, self-consciously dancing to… Read more »

Posted on February 4th, 2016

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Is something in the Irish Water? Fianna Fáil councillor Trevor Gilligan is following in the footsteps of Michael Healy Rae and Paul ‘Fuck You Deputy Stagg’ Gogarty before him and is making some sweet pop jams for your ears. Over on his Soundcloud, he’s posted 11 tracks he’s worked on that range from the dance… Read more »

Posted on February 4th, 2016

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Taking place the week after Primavera Sound in Barcelona, Primavera Porto has a similar if scaled-down vibe. This year’s festival takes place from June 9th to 11th and features headliners Air, Sigur Ros, PJ Harvey, Beach House, Brian Wilson, Moderat, Animal Collective and more among them. No Radiohead or LCD Soundsystem as Barcelona but that… Read more »

Posted on February 4th, 2016

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Aiken have announced that Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band will be back in Dublin on May 27th this year for a date at Croke Park as part of his The River Tour. Tickets are on sale Thursday February 11th morning at 9am from Ticketmaster. Ticket price to be confirmed. The last time, Springsteen… Read more »

Posted on February 4th, 2016

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The Good Friday BYOB party in Glendalough House is back. BD Festival (formerly Barn Dance) had the likes of Leftfield, Benoit & Sergio, Ben Sims, Omar S,Jape and The Academic on its lineup last year. Last night, it revealed its first act for 2016: Dimitri From Paris. Tickets are €42 + fee from Eventbrite right… Read more »

Posted on February 3rd, 2016

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The End Of The Road festival has announced its first acts for its schedule from September 2nd to 4th later this year in Larmer Tree Gardens in the South of England. Yes, that’s the same weekend as Electric Picnic so at the very least even if you don’t go to this, some of this may make… Read more »

Posted on February 2nd, 2016

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Independent promoter Homebeat took over an office on Lennox Street and over the last few months, they’ve been offering coffee (Full Circle Roasters by Brian Birdy ☕️ 👏) out of the space downstairs called Thirty Four. As part of that space, Emmett has just announced a series of Saturday afternoon gigs starting this week, that returns… Read more »

Posted on February 2nd, 2016

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Email for free entry: Saturday: Youth Lagoon @ Whelan’s – last ever Irish gig as YL How to enter free entry comps – Email [email protected] with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along with your full name and phone number (for late contact) in the body of the message. Full info on each show… Read more »

Posted on February 2nd, 2016

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