Dublin cultural space Jigsaw has closed – the city needs spaces like it

The pandemic’s effects on our city’s landscape is currently hard to ascertain when everything is…

You can’t go to a gig yet but you can apparently go to a Bon Jovi drive-in concert screening

While we wait for clarification around live events, New Jersey’s finest Bon Jovi are seemingly…

National Campaign for the Arts ask for timeline from government for reopening of arts & live sector

The National Campaign for the Arts steering committee has put out a statement calling on…

Kojaque announces Irish tour

Kojaque has followed up last week’s debut album announcement with news of an Irish tour…

New releases out today: Field Music, Jinx Lennon, Alfa Mist, Sufjan Stevens & more

The best new releases out this week.

“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.”

Django Django, Stendhal Festival, Offica & Alfa Mist announce gigs

With the end of the pandemic in sigght, gigs are being announced again. Here’s some…

Jai Paul marks 10 years of ‘BTSTU’ with new “Myspace” profile page & unreleased track ‘Super Salamander’

It was 2011 when the truly enigmatic Jai Paul arrived with the track ‘BTSTU’ and…

Billie Eilish at Electric Picnic. Photo credit: Charles Reagan
Government approves ticket touting bill & bans the resale of tickets above face value for large events

Ticket touting and the reselling of tickets above ticket price could be a thing of…

The best live stream gigs & events happening this week

All times are Irish / GMT. Wednesday April 21st Tame Impala announce InnerSpeaker Live @…

18 new releases out today: London Grammar, Eomac, Sharon Van Etten, Andy Stott & more

The best new releases out this week.

Music Generation seeking musicians to create and lead new work for children and young people

The organisation is now inviting professional musicians and artists to tender for a role…

Ships release track ‘Ode To The Ward’ commissioned by the Source Arts Centre

For Ships’ first song since their Choice Music Prize-winning album Precession in 2017, Sorca McGrath…

The best live stream gigs & events happening this week

All times are Irish / GMT. Thursday April 15th Cathy Davey live @ Pepper Canister…

Brockhampton add show & reschedule Dublin dates

The hip-hop boy band who just released their sixth studio album Roadrunner: New Light New…

Gemma Dunleavy among recipients of the Markievicz Award 2021

The 10 recipients of the Decade of Centenaries Markievicz Award bursary scheme for artists were announced today…

There’s now a Thin Lizzy colouring book

Colouring books, jigsaws and board games saw an increase of sales during lockdown in the…

Julien Baker announced for two Whelan’s 2022 shows

Julien Baker has been announced by the rekindled promoter name Foggy Notions for two shows…

New releases out today: Dry Cleaning, Lauer, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Iglooghost & more

The best new releases out this week.