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The Saw Doctors confirm Olympia Theatre Dublin 2012 live concert date for Saturday November 24th!

Apr 17, 2012 No Comments

The Saw Doctors, who have recently returned from a six week Coast to Coast Tour of the US and Canada, which included sellout concerts in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles, have just confirmed a brand new Irish Tour Date! Music Scene is delighted to reveal that The Saw Doctors will be returning to take [...]

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Prince forced to pay out millions of dollars for perfume blunder!

Apr 17, 2012 No Comments

How often do fragrances and music collide? Well, let us explain a recent episode… World superstar Prince has been officially ordered (in a court of law) to pay out damages to a perfume company for failure to promote one of their fragrances. Revelations Perfume and Cosmetics Company filed a lawsuit back in 2008 after the [...]

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Listen to the debut solo studio album from Jack White!

Apr 17, 2012 No Comments

White Stripes frontman Jack White has placed his debut solo studio album ‘Blunderbuss’ online for all to hear! Yes, it’s true. Although the new LP is not scheduled for release on iTunes until next week (Monday April 23rd 2012), you can listen to the album in full via iTunes from this moment in time. ‘Blunderbuss’ [...]

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Helium Music Festival 2012 confirmed for Saturday June 9th!

Apr 16, 2012 No Comments

Now in its fourth year, Helium Music Festival continues to grow from strength to strength while raising much needed funds for Antaxia Ireland, and returns to Ballymahon in Co. Longford on Saturday the 9th of June 2012. In 2011, Helium attracted a sell out crowd of over 1,200 music lovers who descended on the small [...]

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Editors announce departure of guitarist Chris Urbanowicz!

Apr 16, 2012 2 Comments

On April 16th 2012, Birmingham indie rockers Editors announced that they have parted ways with their long term guitarist (and synth-man) Chris Urbanowicz. Editors who are currently working on their 4th studio album which is the follow up to their 2009 LP ‘In This Light And On This Evening’, released the below statement through their [...]

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Linkin Park release new track ‘Burn It Down’ online!

Apr 16, 2012 No Comments

Taken from their 5th studio album entitled ‘Living Things’, Californian rockers Linkin Park have released the first single to be taken from their new LP. The track is called ‘Burn It Down’ and you can check it out right here on Music Scene. ‘Living Things’ will be released here in Ireland on Friday the 22nd [...]

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Have you seen the stage set up for Lady Gaga’s new world tour yet?

Apr 16, 2012 No Comments

For those of you who have already purchased a ticket for Lady Gaga live at The Aviva Stadium in Dublin this September 2012, here’s something to add to the excitement! Below are some images of the stage set up / layout plan for her ‘Born This Way Ball’ touring schedule, which will see Lady Gaga [...]

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3D version of Tupac Shakur performs live on stage with Snoop Dogg at Coachella!

Apr 16, 2012 2 Comments

On Sunday the 15th of April 2012, Snoop Dogg performed live on stage with a ‘life-like’ hologram of the legendary Tupac Shakur at Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in California. With plenty of hype surrounding the rumours last week, the performance left fans worldwide stunned, with thousands of attendees being reduced to tears. The [...]

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Robin Gibb in serious condition at West London hospital…

Apr 15, 2012 No Comments

Music Scene is sad to reveal that Bee Gees legend Robin Gibb (pictured here) is currently in a coma in a West London hospital after contracting pneumonia. The 62 year old vocalist is currently battling liver and colon cancer, and although his condition was apparently improving in recent weeks, a second tumour has been located. [...]

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Irish Singles Chart Top 20 Week Commencing April 13th 2012

Apr 13, 2012 No Comments

Taken from his brand new studio album ‘Strange Clouds’, B.O.B is our only new entry this week as his catchy new single ‘So Good’ debuts at #9. It’s the ever growing success of Carly Rae Jepsen that sits at the top of the pile though, as her single ‘Call Me Maybe’ continues to achieve phenomenal sales nationwide. Click through for the full rundwon…

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