Archive for December, 2012

Kings Of Leon drummer Nathan Followill becomes a father!

Dec 28, 2012 No Comments by Musicscene

Some great news for the Followill brothers before they head into a busy schedule for 2013… Kings Of Leon drummer Nathan Followill has become a father! On Thursday the 27th of December 2012, Nathan Followill and his wife Jesse Baylin introduced their first child Violet Marlowe Followill to the world. The ever so proud father [...]

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Irish Singles Chart Top 20 Week Commencing December 28th 2012

Dec 28, 2012 1 Comment by Musicscene

Enjoying his third week at #1 in the Irish Singles Chart, X Factor Winner James Arthur sits comfortably at the top for another 7 days with his debut release ‘Impossible’. However, it looks like he may have some trouble next week as that hilarious Korean, Psy, has managed to creep up to #2 with the infectious ‘Gangnam Style’. Click through for the full rundown…

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Irish Album Charts Top 20 Week Commencing December 28th 2012

Dec 28, 2012 1 Comment by Musicscene

After six weeks at the top, One Direction have finally lost their battle for pole position as the beautiful Rihanna takes the lead with her stunning 7th studio album ‘Unapologetic’ heading into the new year. With no new entries this week, their has not been much movement elsewhere, but you can click through for the full rundown…

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Liam Gallagher reveals Beady Eye are “experimenting” with new album…

Dec 28, 2012 2 Comments

Currently working on their second studio album release, the follow up to their impressive debut ‘Different Gear, Still Speeding’, Liam Gallagher has revealed some insight into how his band Beady Eye are getting on with the process which is currently being produced by Dave Sitek. In an interview with The Sun earlier this week, Liam [...]

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Blondie Olympia Theatre Dublin 2013 live concert date confirmed for Tuesday June 25th!

Dec 28, 2012 No Comments

Music Scene is delighted to reveal that the iconic Blondie have officially confirmed a brand new Irish Tour Date. Heading for The Olympia Theatre in Dublin this coming June 2013, Blondie, fronted by new wave goddess, pin-up and pioneering frontwoman Debbie Harry, will entertain their legion of fans in Ireland for what promises to be [...]

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Nathan Carter Olympia Theatre Dublin 2013 live concert date confirmed for Friday March 29th!

Dec 27, 2012 1 Comment

Award winning Liverpool native and country singing sensation Nathan Carter has officially confirmed a brand new Irish Tour Date. With his Irish roots, Nathan Carter will return to visit his fans in Ireland this coming March 2013. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Nathan Carter will be performing live on stage at The Olympia [...]

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Josh Ritter Iveagh Gardens Dublin 2013 live concert date confirmed for Friday July 19th!

Dec 24, 2012 1 Comment

American singer / songwriter Josh Ritter has officially confirmed a brand new Irish Tour Date. Returing to Dublin for a live show at The Iveagh Gardens, Josh Ritter will be bringing his Royal City Band with him! Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Josh Ritter will be performing live on stage within the unique [...]

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Images of The Original Rudeboys performing live at The Academy in Dublin on December 22nd 2012

Dec 24, 2012 1 Comment

On Saturday the 22nd of December 2012, hip-hop trio The Original Rudeboys headlined The Academy in Dublin for two intimate shows in order to keep their legion of fans happy coming into the new year. Our photographer Dan Butler headed down to the afternoon show to get some pics of the lads – click through to view his handy work…

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Irish Singles Chart Top 20 Week Commencing December 21st 2012

Dec 23, 2012 1 Comment

As much as we wanted our very own collective of Irish artists to claim that all important Christmas #1 with ‘Tiny Dancer: A Song For Lily-Mae’, X Factor winner James Arthur managed to step it up a notch in sales this week, as ‘Impossible’ continues its reign at #1. Click through for the full rundown…

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Irish Album Charts Top 20 Week Commencing December 21st 2012

Dec 23, 2012 1 Comment

With absolutely no new entries entering the Irish Album Charts this week, the ever so popular One Direction are our #1 studio album for Christmas 2012, as their second LP ‘Take Me Home’ makes no movement outside of pole position. Lucky enough for the lads, as Michael Bublé could have easily scored #1 for the second year in a row! Click through for the full rundown…

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