SOAK, Saint Sister’s Gemma Doherty & Ellius Grace collaborate on “antidote to anxiety” spoken word visual ‘I’m Alive’

Spoken word is all the rage with musicians at the moment with Lana Del Rey…

Reducing the €350 Covid Pandemic Unemployment Payment will decimate the arts & entertainment industry; sign the petition

The Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) was brought in by Fine Gael in March to provide…

The best online live streams happening this week

Highlights: Dermot Kennedy, All Together Now, Lollapalooza, Powpig, Angie McMahon, Transmission Festival, Mavis Staples 80 and more.

Transmission online music festival to host 18 Irish acts this Saturday

The Transmission online music festival is to host 18 Irish acts this Saturday online across…

Whelan’s share details of what a gig will be like when the venue reopens on August 10th

The iconic Whelan’s bar and venues is to reopen on reopens on August 10th, pending…

Here’s the nominees for this year’s Mercury Music Prize 2020

The shortlist for the annual Mercury Music Prize 2020 has just been announced on Lauren…

Live at The Drive In shows featuring Gavin James, Aslan & more can no longer go ahead

The planned Drive In shows featuring Gavin James, Aslan, Hermitage Green and more to take…

The best online live streams happening this week

Highlights: Nick Cave, Songs from An Empty Room, Lucius, Lumo Club, Guerrilla Studios, Tebi Rex, Other Voices Courage:

Cork venues The Kino & Dali are re-opening with reduced capacity this month

News from Cork City today, as two of its venues have announced gigs will take…

Here are the safety measures that a Northern Irish socially-distant festival is putting in place

Stendhal is putting on a socially distant music festival called Unlocked this August that hopes…

EXIT Festival cancels its 2020 edition a second time amidst second COVID-19 spike and anti-government protests

Serbia’s EXIT Festival is the last European summer festival to cancel its proceedings this August.…

Arts4All campaign hosting a Zoom meeting this afternoon about Irish musician issues during COVID-19

Arts4All is a campaign from People Before Profit featuring a working group of artists and…

The best online live streams happening this week

Highlights: Fontaines D.C., Angel Olsen, NZCA LINES, Charlotte Adigéry, NCH Livestream Series

Irish Women In Harmony single raises €215,000 for Safe Ireland

The recent Irish Women In Harmony charity single featuring 40+ Irish women musicians covering The…

Georgia for Dublin 2021 show

Looking for something to look forward to? UK electro-pop artist Georgia, who released one of…

Other Voices announce Fontaines D.C. will play live from Kilmainham Gaol next week

With Other Voices Courage back and into week two (tonight’s show features Saint Sister and…

There’s a micro-festival for 110 people called Home happening in August in Westmeath

With every other festival on the Irish festival calendar other than dance festival Fuinneamh cancelled…