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Noel Gallagher set to support U2 on forthcoming European tour?

Jan 06, 2017 No Comments

Okay, so first off – we already know that U2 shall be releasing their new LP ‘Songs Of Experience‘ later this year… and we also know that the band will be celebrating the 30th Anniversary of their acclaimed studio album ‘The Joshua Tree‘ by performing some “very, very special shows”, according to Bono himself. Therefore, [...]

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Simple Minds Acoustic Tour set to hit Dublin’s Olympia Theatre this coming June 2017!

Jan 05, 2017 No Comments

Scottish heroes, Simple Minds, have announced an extremely well received acoustic tour for 2017 which will include a two night stint at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre this coming June! Heralded as a “refined take on many of their classics” – this new touring schedule is bound to delight their fanbase on so many levels. In association [...]

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Elbow Marquee Cork 2017 live concert date confirmed for Wednesday June 21st!

Jan 04, 2017 No Comments

All set to promote the release of their 7th studio album ‘Little Fictions‘; Elbow are returning to Cork in 2017, bringing their mammoth sound to the South once again for a headline show at The Marquee this coming June! In association with Aiken Promotions, Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Elbow will be performing [...]

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Coldplay unveil official music video for ‘Amazing Day’: Watch!

Jan 04, 2017 No Comments

Ahead of their completely sold out live concert date at Croke Park in Dublin on Saturday, July 8th 2017 – the mighty Coldplay have unveiled a new promo video for yet another ‘Head Full Of Dreams‘ album track… this time in the form of live encore favourite ‘Amazing Day‘. Believe it or not, but this [...]

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Deftones Vicar Street Dublin 2017 live concert dates confirmed for May 9th & 10th!

Jan 03, 2017 No Comments

Following the 2016 release of their eighth studio album ‘Gore‘, California rockers; Deftones, have announced a duo of headline shows at Dublin’s Vicar Street – scheduled for this coming May 2017. In association with Aiken Promotions, Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Deftones will be performing live on stage at Vicar Street in Dublin [...]

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Ed Sheeran is set to drop new music on Friday January 6th 2017…

Jan 03, 2017 No Comments

Happy new year folks – especially if you’re an Ed Sheeran fan of course! So, the ginger haired songbird is apparently going to unveil some new music this coming Friday, January 6th 2017… according to his Twitter feed nonetheless. Since Sunday (January 1st), Ed Sheeran has dropped some major bombs in terms of a possible [...]

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Vinyl record sales reach 25 year high!

Jan 03, 2017 No Comments

In a decade where streaming music has absolutely dominated, 2016 has proved to be the a great year for vinyl record sales, mainly due to the illustrious careers of the deceased. Reaching a 25 year high – it has been reported that 3.2 million vinyl LP’s were sold legitimately in the UK alone, surpassing a [...]

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Phil Collins Aviva Stadium Dublin 2017 live concert date confirmed for Sunday June 25th!

Jan 03, 2017 No Comments

Big news! After 12 long years – Phil Collins is coming to Dublin for an outdoor spectacular at The Aviva Stadium this coming June 2017 as part of his ‘Not Dead Yet‘ Greatest Hits touring schedule. In association with MCD Promotions, Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Phil Collins will be performing live on [...]

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Emeli Sande 3Arena Dublin 2017 live concert date confirmed for Friday October 27th!

Dec 08, 2016 No Comments

As part of her forthcoming ‘Long Live The Angels‘ touring schedule, Emeli Sandé has officially confirmed her largest Irish tour date yet… with a 3Arena Dublin headliner scheduled for October 2017! In association with MCD Promotions, Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Emeli Sandé will be performing live on stage at The 3Arena in [...]

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Review of Ocean Colour Scene live at The Olympia Theatre in Dublin on Tuesday December 6th 2016: by Stephen Vaughan

Dec 08, 2016 No Comments

After the false start of their orphaned eponymous debut record in 1992, Ocean Colour Scene went back to the drawing board. ‘Moseley Shoals‘ was the fruit born of their reinvention. It was one of the biggest albums of 1996, spending 92 weeks on the chart, back when charts actually mattered. Twenty years later… they’re playing [...]

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