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Paloma Faith confirms Vicar Street Dublin 2013 live concert date for Monday January 21st!

Jun 11, 2012 1 Comment

The beautiful Paloma Faith has officially confirmed a brand new Irish Tour Date which will see her visit the intimate surroundings of Vicar Street in Dublin this January 2013. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Paloma Faith will be performing live on stage at Vicar Street in Dublin on Monday the 21st of January [...]

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Black Sabbath close Download Festival 2012 in style!

Jun 11, 2012 No Comments

On Sunday the 10th of June 2012, metal legends Black Sabbath brought the historic annual Download Festival at Donington Park to a close, belting through a total of 18 hits from their illustrious career. It was definitely a landmark gig judging by the reaction from fans online, and not to mention the presence of guitarist [...]

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Green Day confirm Uno Dos Tre studio album release details!

Jun 11, 2012 6 Comments

Music Scene is delighted to reveal that punk rockers Green Day have unveiled the official release dates for their upcoming trilogy release Uno Dos Tre, or ‘¡Uno! ¡Dos! ¡Tré!‘ as it has been labelled. Billy Joe Armstrong and his pals have been hard at work in their studio for the past few months and have [...]

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The Stone Roses hit Barcelona first on new tour!

Jun 10, 2012 No Comments

On Friday the 8th of June 2012, The Stone Roses performed live on stage at Razzmatazz venue in Barcelona in front of a sold out 2,000 capacity crowd. This was the first night of their 27 date re-union tour which will also see them visiting their Irish fans in Dublin on July 5th 2012 at [...]

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Declan O’Rourke confirms Olympia Theatre Dublin 2012 live concert date for Thursday December 6th!

Jun 10, 2012 No Comments

Critically acclaimed Irish singer songwriter Declan O’Rourke has confirmed a brand new Irish Tour Date which will see him returning to The Olympia Theatre in Dublin for a headline show. Following a couple of years shaping a new batch of songs, Declan O’Rourke returned in April with his third & triumphant studio album, Mag Pai [...]

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Irish Singles Chart Top 20 Week Commencing June 8th 2012

Jun 09, 2012 No Comments

No real heat in the Irish Singles Chart this week as we have a total of… wait for it… zero new entries making light in the Top 20. However, their was an extremely impressive climb for Gary Barlow as his new track ‘Sing’ moved up 41 places to reach #12. Loreen still remains in pole position though. Click through for the full rundown…

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Irish Album Charts Top 20 Week Commencing June 8th 2012

Jun 08, 2012 No Comments

After roaming the Irish Album Charts for a total of 39 weeks since it’s release, ‘+’ by Ed Sheeran has managed to climb into pole position this week to claim the title of number one album, taking the limelight from ‘Valtari’ by Sigur Ros which falls 14 places. Only one brand new entry from the legendary Neil Young as his new LP ‘Americana’ debuts at an impressive #4. Click through for the full rundown…

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Bob Welch dies aged 65…

Jun 08, 2012 No Comments

Music Scene is sad to reveal that ex Fleetwood Mac guitarist and founding member Bob Welch has died aged 65 at his home in Nashville, Tennessee. It is reported that Bob Welch committed suicide with a self inflicted gun-shot to his chest. His body was discovered by his wife at 12:15pm local time on June [...]

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The Killers reveal video trailer for Battle Born studio album release!

Jun 07, 2012 1 Comment

Ahead of their headline festival performance at Electric Picnic here in Ireland this coming September 2012, The Killers have just launched an official video trailer promoting their fourth studio album release Battle Born. The album is due for release at a later stage in 2012, but no official release date has actually been announced yet. [...]

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Aslan cancel 2012 Tallaght Stadium Dublin gig!

Jun 07, 2012 3 Comments

Music Scene is sad to reveal that Irish legends Aslan have been forced to cancel their upcoming 30th Anniversary gig which was due to take place at Tallaght Stadium in Dublin on Saturday the 30th of June 2012. Unlike most cancelled gigs which are usually “due to unforeseen circumstances”, without hesitation, promoters Raglane Entertainment revealed [...]

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