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There you have it. Glastonbury’s lineup is here. Main headliners for the festival on Worthy Farm from June 22 – 26 are Adele, Coldplay, Muse followed by Foals, LCD Soundsystem, Jeff Lynne’s ELO, Beck, PJ Harvey, ZZ Top, Disclosure, New Order, Earth Wind and Fire, The Last Shadow Puppets, Skepta, Ellie Goulding, The 1975, Annie… Read more »

Posted on March 29th, 2016

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Having kicked off as a one-day festival in 2014, BARE in the Woods is back for its third year on June 11 in Garryhinch Woods, Portarlington, Co Laois  and they are hosting some legends after bringing Roots Manuva last year. Hip-hop originators The Sugarhill Gang are coming to Laois to headline and will be no doubt playing hip-hop classics… Read more »

Posted on March 24th, 2016

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Lumo is back in Tengu for its monthly party this Easter Sunday for dance-friendly club of music assortments. Last month we had tunes from Anderson Paak, MJ, Daft Punk, Fatima Yamaha, Caribou, Deacon Blue, Monika, Daphni, Disclosure, James Brown, Four Tet, William Onyeabor, Grimes and Kraftwerk in the mix. Resident DJs are Nialler9, Simon Roche… Read more »

Posted on March 23rd, 2016

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2016 takes another one.  A Tribe Called Quest rapper Phife Dawg has passed away at the age of 45. Cause of death is unconfirmed but Malik Taylor aka Phife Dawg had Type 1 diabetes and ill health over the last number of years that included to a kidney transplant from his wife in 2008. Malik Taylor was part… Read more »

Posted on March 23rd, 2016

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Email to be in the draw for free entry: Sunday: Lumo Easter Sunday @ Tengu (€10, 10pm) 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… Read more »

Posted on March 22nd, 2016

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Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop have teamed up for a collaborative record entitled Love Letter, to be released on April 15th on Sub Pop. Today, the pair have announced a fully-seated Dublin date, live at the Olympia on Tuesday August 30th. Tickets €26 – €28.50 including booking fee & restoration levy are on… Read more »

Posted on March 22nd, 2016

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BD Festival is the only Good Friday BYOB festival in Ireland this Friday in Glendalough House. The lineup includes Mylo, Dmitri In Paris, Smash Hits, R.S.A.G, Cut Once and more – stage times are above and below. Tickets are €45 + fees on sale with bus tickets too from the BD Festival site. You can… Read more »

Posted on March 21st, 2016

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On Saturday April 16th, I am putting on a gig as part of Musictown, the festival celebrating music talent and culture in the capital of all genres by Dublin City Council. It’ll be a part of the Minimum Maximum series of special events in unique spaces and it will take place in the Dublin Food… Read more »

Posted on March 16th, 2016

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Email to be in the draw for free entry: Wednesday: Mother with Crazy P, Kelly-Anne Byrne &  Nialler9 @ The Church (€16, 10pm) Wednesday: Out To Lunch with Young Marco & Intergalactic Gary @ Bar Tengu (€12.50, 10pm) Paddy’s Day: Local Talk Records with Mats & Tooli @ Tengu (10pm) Saturday: BoNs Synth Ensemble: Rounds @ St Patrick’s Cathedral (€8) How to enter free… Read more »

Posted on March 15th, 2016

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