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Smashing Pumpkins confirm 7th studio album release details!

Mar 27, 2012 No Comments

It’s been a long time coming but finally Smashing Pumpkins have released details regarding their seventh studio album. Due for release in Ireland on Friday the 15th of June 2012, ‘Oceania’ by Smashing Pumpkins will be distributed by EMI. The new LP which was produced by Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan, has been described by [...]

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Noel Gallagher & The Enemy confirm Belsonic 2012 Belfast live concert date for Monday August 20th!

Mar 27, 2012 1 Comment

With an already stunning line-up including Skrillex, Emeli Sande, Madness, Thin Lizzy, The Darkness, Tom Jones, Two Door Cinema Club, James Morrison and many more, Music Scene is delighted to reveal another addition to Belsonic 2012 which takes places at Custom House Square in Belfast, Northern Ireland this August. Yes, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds [...]

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Bressie confirms 2012 Olympia Theatre Dublin live concert date for Saturday September 29th!

Mar 27, 2012 1 Comment

Ahead of his sold out Academy Dublin concert date this coming June 28th 2012, the popularity of the man known as Bressie (aka Niall Breslin – ex Blizzards frontman, judge from The Voice Of Ireland TV show and national heart-throb…) has stepped up a notch, and now he has confirmed that he shall be performing [...]

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Leonard Cohen confirms Dublin 2012 live concert dates at The Royal Hospital Kilmainham for September 11th & 12th!

Mar 27, 2012 No Comments

The legendary Leonard Cohen has officially confirmed a return to Dublin this September 2012 which will see him re-visiting the amazing settings of The Royal Hospital in Kilmainham. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Leonard Cohen will be performing live on stage at The Royal Hospital in Kilmainham Dublin on Tuesday the 11th & [...]

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The Coronas O2 Dublin 2012 live concert date confirmed for Friday December 14th!

Mar 27, 2012 2 Comments

Following their impressive 6 night stint at The Olympia Theatre in Dublin last December 2011, Music Scene is delighted to reveal that The Coronas shall be performing their largest headline concert date in Dublin’s O2 this coming December 2012! The Coronas will be performing live on stage at The O2 in Dublin for a Christmas [...]

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Van Morrison plus Tom Jones & Bobby Womack Marlay Park 2012 live concert date confirmed for Saturday August 25th!

Mar 27, 2012 6 Comments

Please Note: Bobby Womack has since been forced to postpone his performance at Marlay Park in Dublin with Van Morrison and Tom Jones. Don Baker has been added to the line-up to replace Bobby Womack. Click here for the full story. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Marlay Park in Dublin is coming into [...]

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Franz Ferdinand confirm Galway Limerick & Cork Irish Tour Dates for May 2012!

Mar 26, 2012 No Comments

With their fourth studio album due for release this year Franz Ferdinand have announced a brand new list of Irish Tour Dates for May 2012 which will see them stop off in Galway, Cork and Limerick respectively. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Franz Ferdinand will be performing live on stage at Roisin Dubh [...]

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Explosions In The Sky & Low confirm Vicar Street Dublin 2012 live concert date for Tuesday July 10th!

Mar 25, 2012 1 Comment

Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Explosions In The Sky have officially confirmed a new Irish Tour Date featuring Low as the main support act! Explosions In The Sky will be performing live on stage with special guests Low at Vicar Street in Dublin on Tuesday the 10th of July 2012. Tickets for Explosions [...]

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Green Day provide fans with another insight to their latest studio album recording!

Mar 25, 2012 2 Comments

Currently working on the follow up to their 8th studio album release ’21st Century Breakdown’, punk rock legends Green Day have released the second installment of their recording updates which give fans an insight into how the recording process is developing. This new clip which you can view right here on Music Scene, features commentary [...]

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Sonik Kicks by Paul Weller: Review by David Mc Partlin

Mar 25, 2012 2 Comments

The Modfather returns with his latest offering & eleventh solo album blending electronic rock with a slight reggae feel to his more autonomous jazz vibes, offering a throwback to his Style Council days. While most of his peers are content to trade on past glories & play it safe without venturing from their comfort zone, [...]

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