Archive for December, 2011

Irish Singles Chart Top 20 Week Commencing December 30th 2011

Dec 31, 2011 No Comments by Musicscene

Little Mix can end 2011 on a high since they enjoy another week at number 1 in Ireland with their debut single ‘Cannonball’. Only one new entry this week from the beautiful Rihanna with her new single release ‘You Da One’ which enters the charts at a disappointing #17. Climbers this week include the likes of Ed Sheeran, Flo Rida, Olly Murs and LMFAO. Click through for the full rundown…

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Irish Album Charts Top 20 Week Commencing December 30th 2011

Dec 31, 2011 No Comments by Musicscene

It’s been a very quiet affair in the Irish Album Charts this week as no new entries appeared and Michael Buble still clings onto that all important top spot. The only thing worth noting is that Adele has just reached 300,000 album sales in Ireland throughout 2011, while also ending the year with her 2 studio LP’s in the Top 20. Click through for the full rundown…

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Caleb Followill is going to be a father!

Dec 30, 2011 2 Comments by Musicscene

After getting hitched in Santa Barbara last May 2011, Music Scene is delighted to unveil the news that Kings Of Leon frontman Caleb Followill is going to be a father! Yes, 29 year old Caleb and his new wife Lily (26) have revealed that they are expecting their first child in June 2012. The couple [...]

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Beyonce Knowles is ready to give birth!

Dec 29, 2011 No Comments

Ex Destiny’s Child leading lady Beyonce Knowles is apparently reading to ‘pop’ at any stage now as she awaits the arrival of her first child with her hip hop husband Jay-Z. Although we cannot confirm the exact due date of her child, Beyonce revealed that she was 6 months pregnant in September 2011 while shooting [...]

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The Phoenix Park Dublin

Dec 29, 2011 15 Comments

The Phoenix Park is an area of land boasting 707 hectares (1752 acres), and  is one of the largest enclosed recreational spaces within any European capital city. The Phoenix Park was established in 1662 by one of Ireland’s most illustrious viceroys, James Butler, Duke of Ormond, on behalf of King Charles II. Conceived as a Royal deer [...]

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Adele achieves record album sales in the US throughout 2011!

Dec 29, 2011 1 Comment

2011 been a massive year for Adele who has reigned at the top of the Irish Charts for weeks on end while becoming the most talked about artist / musician of the past twelve months. Not only that, but Music Scene just received news that the 23 year old singer songwriter has officially become the [...]

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The Ulster Hall in Belfast

Dec 29, 2011 5 Comments

Situated in the heart of Belfast City, The Ulster Hall is one of Northern Ireland’s treasures – a building of grace and distinction. The historic venue is perfectly placed in the heart of Belfast city centre, and is accessible to all main transport networks while holding close proximity to many of the city’s attractions. A [...]

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Sinead O’Connor splits from new husband after 16 days!

Dec 28, 2011 1 Comment

After a total of 16 days being married to each other, Sinead O’Connor has revealed that she has officially split up with her fourth husband Barry Herridge. After getting hitched at the Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, Sinead herself revealed online that the couple called it a day amicably after their marriage caused [...]

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Florence & The Machine want Tom Waits to cover ‘Shake It Out’!

Dec 28, 2011 No Comments

On Tuesday the 27th of December 2011, Florence & The Machine performed an acoustic set live in store at Harrods in Knightsbridge, London, to promote their post Christmas sale. They became the first rock group in history to perform live in store promoting the world famous annual sale. It was an early morning set which [...]

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Slane Castle – Co. Meath

Dec 28, 2011 10 Comments

Slane Castle is one of Ireland’s most renowned live concert settings which serves as a massive outdoor venue for various international acts on an annual basis. Set in the middle of a 1,500 acre estate in the heart of the Boyne Valley, the venue lies only twenty-five minutes from Dublin Airport and is the perfect [...]

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