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The lineup for Electric Picnic has just been revealed for Stradbally from Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th September this year. Lineup for Electric Picnic 2016 LCD Soundsystem Lana Del Rey The Chemical Brothers New Order HAIM Super Furry Animals  Years & Years Todd Terje Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Animal Collective Gavin James Wolf… Read more »

Posted on March 2nd, 2016

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Knockanstockan returns to Blessington Lakes, Wicklow for its 10th year of the festival for a three day event from July 22nd – 24th and as part of their landmark decade year, they have a few surprises up their sleeves. Promising, a combo of new Irish artists (as is their MO) and well-known bands, the latter… Read more »

Posted on March 2nd, 2016

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Email to be in the draw for free entry: Friday: Molly Nilsson, Somerville, Menage A Trois @ The Grand Social (€12) 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…. Read more »

Posted on March 1st, 2016

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Belfast’s Ava Festival is an electronic city festival happening on Saturday June 4th in T13 Belfast, Titanic Quarter on Saturday June 4th. Last year’s event had the Boiler Room down on the docks, where this happened and this year it returns along with: RØDHÅD Bicep Live (UK Debut) Mano Le Tough Gerd Janson Optimo Phil… Read more »

Posted on February 26th, 2016

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Castlepalooza today has announced a new partnership with Aiken Promotions for its 10th year that sees them bring in bigger names and move the festival from the August bank holiday weekend to Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd July. On the way to a redesigned site at the haunted Charleville Castle in Tullamore this year are:… Read more »

Posted on February 25th, 2016

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Wigwam (formerly Twisted Pepper) is increasing its club activity slowly since turning the tables and chairs and this Sunday sees the launch of Alamo, a new gay club night. Alamo purports to by a night unlike any other on the gay club scene with “Scandinavian Electro, Louisiana Bounce, Chicago House” singled out among classics and… Read more »

Posted on February 24th, 2016

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Body&Soul have revealed first acts for the Summer Solstice music, arts and culture festival in Ballinlough Castle, Co. Westmeath from June 17 – 19th: The lineup is, so far: Mercury Rev Santigold Wolf Parade Sun Kil Moon Floating Points (Live) Badbadnotgood St Germain Junior Boys Slow Magic Bitch Falcon Cassy Tanya Tagaq Nah Ho99o9 Rusanagano… Read more »

Posted on February 24th, 2016

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Cork indie festival Indiependence has revealed its first lineup today (is it announcement day?) The festival returns for its 11th year to Deer Farm, Mitchelstown from Friday July 29 – Sunday July 31 and playing will be: Editors Bell X1 Ash The Strypes The Kooks Pleasure Beach Idlewild Hudson Taylor The Blizzards Little Hours King… Read more »

Posted on February 24th, 2016

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