Festivals

AVA Festival announces grand return with stacked lineup for September featuring Helena Hauff, Kink, Optimo, Jayda G, Kojaque, Or:la & many more

The leading electronic festival on the island, AVA Festival has announced its return on September…

Musictown announce live stream programme featuring Cathy Davey, Junior Brother, Fears, rooftop singers, an exploration of sexual identities in Irish music & more

Musictown announced its programme for this unusual year which will feature 10 days of live…

365 Days of Darkness: Watch the video highlighting an entire year of closure for Ireland’s live music industry

EPIC Working Group have put together a video narrated and written by Bressie which highlights…

9 Irish acts showcasing online for SXSW 2021

9 Irish acts have announced for this year’s online showcase for the Austin festival South…

Primavera Sound 2021 edition postponed to 2022

Primavera Sound Barcelona has postponed 2021’s planned edition to June 2022. The news was no…

St. Patrick’s Festival announce 2021 digital events featuring Pillow Queens, Gemma Dunleavy, New Jackson, Lisa O’Neill, Gruff Rhys, Grian Chatten, Michael Fry & many more

St. Patrick’s Festival has announced that the 2021 edition will be embracing its digital environment…

Other Voices heading back to Wales with Berwyn, Sinead O’Brien & more

Other Voices is back in Wales next month for a live streamed show from National…

Glastonbury 2021 is now cancelled

It’s hardly the biggest surprise that one of the biggest festivals in the world at…

First Fortnight hosts My Story, My Song event this Sunday with Wyvern Lingo, Nealo, Emma Langford & more

The Mental Health Art & Culture Festival First Fortnight is running virtually at the moment…

Eurosonic 2021 digital edition will host 8 Irish acts this week + some recommended acts to catch

Eurosonic, the annual new music showcase and conference festival that takes place in the relative…

SoFFT Nights announce Pillow Queens, ROE, Art Of Algebra for Dunderry Park shows

For the third announcement of SoFFT Nights’ weekends in Dunderry Park near Navan, Pillow Queens,…

SoFFT Nights announce Jape, Columbia Mills & Dani Larkin for Dunderry Park shows

After last week’s announcement of Soda Blonde, Cormac Begley, Maija Sofia and more from the…

Underworld announced for All Together Now 2021

It’s not clear how much of this 2020 lineup will eventually make its way to…

Lisa Hannigan, Æ MAK, Saint Sister, Paul Noonan & many others are making a musical pilgrimage to Doolin for Hibernacle live stream series

Lisa Hannigan, Æ MAK, Saint Sister, Paul Noonan and Brian Mac Glionn (Ye Vagabonds) are…

SoFFT Nights returns to Dunderry Park with Soda Blonde, Cormac Begley, Maija Sofia and more

After its inaugural weekend out in Dunderry Park, Co. Meath, where SoFFT Nights ran a,…

Longitude Festival announces 2021 lineup

If you can, cast your mind back to when Longitude announced its first lineup for…

Spilt Milk Festival is happening online this weekend and features a big lineup of alternative music offerings

Spilt Milk Festival is a west of Ireland festival that debuted last year with a…

Other Voices announces full lineup for Dingle digital festival including Damien Dempsey, Mark Lanegan, CMAT, Ailbhe Reddy & more

Other Voices have revealed the full lineup of artists to play their virtual festival this…

The Road To The Great Escape announces Berwyn, Baby Queen, Oscar Lang, CMAT, Denise Chaila and more for Dublin weekender

With a bit of optimism in the air regarding a vaccine, some 2021 events are…

Wild Roots announces Kaiser Chiefs, Damien Dempsey, Soda Blonde, Daithí, Booka Shade for COVID-19 compliant Sligo festival in 2021

Wild Roots is a new festival bravely planning to debut post-COVID-19 on the shores of…