New Albums Released this week: Lady Gaga, R.S.A.G., Daughters Of Reykjavik & more

The best new releases out this week.

The National Campaign For The Arts launches a ’13 Point Proposal for the Survival and Recovery of the Irish Arts Sector’

The National Campaign For The Arts is a volunteer-led, grassroots body which aims to “make…

Serbia’s EXIT Festival is planning on proceeding in August

We are fans of Serbia’s EXIT festival having been brought along to check out the…

Primavera Sound re-announce lineup for 2021 with new names Tame Impala, FKA twigs, Gorillaz, Jorja Smith, Jamie xx and Charli XCX

After optimistically rescheduling this year’s Primavera Sound in Barcelona and then cancelling it outright until…

A mix between a Hazmat suit & a Daft Punk tribute act – the Micrashell is a purpose-built protective suit for festivals & gigs in the time of COVID-19

The return of live performances, despite some hopeful progress made here on the home front,…

Drive-In Concerts with Gavin James planned for Limerick, Cork, Waterford and Kilkenny

COVID-19 safety concerns means we can’t have nice things like proper live concerts right now,…

Members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra to perform live for care home residents across the nation this week

A positive news story for your afternoon. A new scheme, entitled ‘Magic Moments’ will be…

The best online live streams happening this week

Highlights: Charli XCX, Gus Dapperton, Viagra Boys & more.

The best online live streams happening this week

Highlights: Christine & The Queens, Nialler9 Music Quiz, Lilla Vargen & more.

Did the CIA write The Scorpions’ Wind of Change as a propaganda tool? This podcast aims to find out

Wind of Change is a new podcast from Pineapple Street Media, Crooked Media, and Spotify…

Cabal are hosting a 3-day live stream event this weekend in Dublin, Galway and Limerick

Limerick music and DJ collective Cabal are hosting a three-day livestream event this weekend called…

The Nialler9 Quiz is back this Sunday

Our next Youtube music quiz happens on Sunday May 24th! Join me for a livestream…

Announcing the winner of the Youth Music Video Competition 2020

First Cut‘s Youth Music Video Competition is an annual project in partnership with Feel Good…

Silverbacks announce debut album Fad; hear new track ‘Muted Gold’

Irish indie-rock five-member band Silverbacks today announced their debut album Fad will be released on…

The Mary Wallopers are back livestreaming a gig this Friday night

The Mary Wallopers were one of the first Irish acts to gain traction with live…

Here’s what gigs will possibly look like after lockdown according to US Ticketmaster restrictions

With restrictions starting to lift around the world post first wave of COVID-19, our thoughts…