Gigs & Festivals

Real Lies for debut Irish show in December

Real Lies, the London duo who have released some absolute belters over the years from…

AVA Festival announce one-day conversations and live event this May

AVA Festival is already full steam ahead for September in Belfast which means it’ll likely…

Are gigs coming back to Ireland this year? Here’s the latest

There has recently been – whisper it – some positivity around the vaccination rollout and…

Longitude Festival is not going ahead this summer

it won’t be a asurprise to those paying attention to the easing of restrictions and…

Denise Chaila, Thumper & Smoothboi Ezra among Irish artists heading for Iceland Airwaves this November

Iceland Airwaves looks set to actually happen in 2021 Reykjavík despite Corona and an active…

“When writing electronic music you never have to consider when someone needs to take a breath.” ELLLL on creating music for Crash Ensemble to perform at New Music Dublin

“When writing electronic music you never have to consider when someone needs to take a breath.”

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…