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Irish Singles Chart Top 20 Week Commencing December 2nd 2011

Dec 04, 2011 No Comments

After a couple of weeks at number one in the Irish Singles Chart, Rihanna & Calvin Harris have been knocked from the top spot by none other than this years X Factor Finalists! Yes, their debut charity single of the Billie Ray Calvin penned hit ‘Wishing On A Star’ has debuted straight in at #1. Unfortunately, there are no other new entries but you can click through for the full rundown…

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Irish Album Charts Top 20 Week Commencing December 2nd 2011

Dec 04, 2011 No Comments

There are three brand new entries in the Irish Album Charts this week – Il Divo debut at #15 with their new lp ‘Wicked Game’, while our very own Mary Byrne debuts at #10 with her sophomore album ‘With Love, but it’s Olly Murs who is our highest new entry this week with his new lp ‘In Case You Didn’t know’ reaching #6. Oh, and did we mention Michael Buble is #1 with his new album ‘Christmas’. Click through for the full rundown…

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The Specials confirm Marquee Cork live concert date for June 11th 2012!

Dec 02, 2011 2 Comments

Another fine act has been announced for the line up of Live At The Marquee in Cork this Summer 2012. Aiken Promotions are proud to announce that ska’s finest act The Specials will be performing live on stage at The Marquee in Cork on Sunday the 11th of June 2012. This is the 4th installment [...]

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Deadmaus RDS Dublin live concert date confirmed for June 6th 2012!

Dec 02, 2011 1 Comment

Following his acclaimed December 20120 sell-out show at The O2 in Dublin, Deadmaus is set to return to the capital for an Irish Tour Date in 2012. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Deadmaus will be performing live on stage at The RDS in Dublin on Wednesday the 6th of June 2012. This live [...]

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Noel Gallagher confirms new single release details for ‘If I Had A Gun’!

Dec 02, 2011 No Comments

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds have officially announced the third single release to be taken from their debut studio album. A dead cert from our point of view, ‘If I Had A Gun’ will be released here in Ireland on December 23rd 2011. Taken from their number 1 eponymous debut album which was recently certified [...]

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Bonnie Prince Billy confirms Vicar Street Dublin live concert date for January 31st 2012!

Dec 02, 2011 No Comments

Music Scene is delighted to reveal that the legendary Will Oldham aka Bonnie Prince Billy is returning to Dublin in January 2012! Harmonic presents Bonnie Prince Billy performing live at Vicar Street in Dublin on Tuesday the 31st of January 2012. Tickets for Bonnie Prince Billy live at Vicar Street are priced from €28 including booking [...]

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Green Day American Idiot Musical confirmed for Grand Canal Theatre Dublin November 2012!

Dec 01, 2011 1 Comment

Yes, the rumours are true! Plans have been confirmed to bring Green Day’s Broadway musical ‘American Idiot’ to Ireland in November 2012. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Green Day’s ‘American Idiot’ will be performed live at The Grand Canal Theatre in Dublin from Monday November 5th until Saturday November 10th 2012. Tickets for [...]

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Extra date added for Bruce Springsteen RDS Dublin 2012!

Dec 01, 2011 2 Comments

Bruce Springsteen has officially confirmed a return to Ireland with an extra live concert date at The RDS in Dublin now confirmed for Wednesday the 18th of July 2012. This Irish Tour Date will obviously include his world renowned E Street Band! This follows the demand for his original date at the same venue on [...]

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Royseven confirmed as support act for Duran Duran live at The O2 Dublin!

Dec 01, 2011 2 Comments

Following their sell out show at Dublin’s Academy venue, Royseven have been officially confirmed as special guests / support act for Duran Duran when they return to Dublin for a live concert date at The O2 on December 20th 2011. Quite an achievement for a band who aren’t particularly used to playing on stage in [...]

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Cast confirm new studio album release details for February 2012!

Nov 30, 2011 No Comments

Remember that classic album ‘All Change’ which shaped the teenage years of many Britpoppers? Well, those liverpudlian legends Cast have officially confirmed a release date for their first studio album in over 10 years! ‘Troubled Times’ is the new studio lp from John Power & Co. and shall be released here in Ireland on Friday [...]

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