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The XX O2 Dublin 2013 live concert date confirmed for Wednesday June 26th!

Dec 18, 2012 2 Comments

Following a main stage performance at Electric Picnic 2012, and two sold out Olympia Theatre shows in December 2012, The XX have officially confirmed a brand new headline Irish Tour Date. Promoting their second studio album ‘Coexist’, The XX will hit The O2 Dublin this coming June 2013! Music Scene is delighted to reveal that [...]

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Simple Minds announce extra Olympia Theatre Dublin 2013 live concert date for Tuesday March 26th!

Dec 17, 2012 1 Comment

There we were, thinking that they were only visiting Belfast in 2013! Well, the good news is that Simple Minds have officially confirmed some brand new Irish Tour Dates. Returning to Dublin’s Olympia Theatre in March, Simple Minds will make a welcomed return to one of Ireland’s favourite live music venues as part of their [...]

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Jessie J reschedules 2013 O2 Dublin & Odyssey Arena Belfast Irish Tour Dates!

Dec 17, 2012 7 Comments

Bad news for Jessie J fans in Ireland… Due to extended recording commitments Jessie J’s sold-out March 2013 arena tour has now been rescheduled for a much later stage in 2013. This affects both her O2 Dublin and Odyssey Arena Belfast live concert dates. All tickets will remain valid for the new Jessie J live [...]

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Slash announces extra Olympia Theatre Dublin 2013 live concert date for Monday March 4th!

Dec 15, 2012 1 Comment

Legendary axeman Slash has officially confirmed a couple of brand new Irish Tour Dates! Heading for Dublin’s Olympia Theatre this coming March 2013, Slash shall be visiting Ireland with Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Slash will be performing live on stage at The Olympia Theatre in Dublin on [...]

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The Gaslight Anthem announce extra Olympia Theatre Dublin 2013 live concert date for Tuesday June 18th!

Dec 15, 2012 2 Comments

Following the release of their stunning 4th studio album ‘Handwritten’, New Jersey natives The Gaslight Anthem have officially confirmed a couple of brand new Irish Tour Dates. Stopping off at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre for two headline shows this coming June 2013, The Gaslight Anthem are no strangers to entertaining their legion of fans here in [...]

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Irish Singles Chart Top 20 Week Commencing December 14th 2012

Dec 15, 2012 No Comments

Our very own bunch of local artists have been knocked from pole position in the Irish Singles Chart this week, as ‘Tiny Dancer: A Song For Lily-Mae’ steps down to #2 to make room for X Factor winner James Arthur, with his debut release ‘Impossible’ achieving the highest status possible. Click through for the full rundown…

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Irish Album Charts Top 20 Week Commencing December 14th 2012

Dec 15, 2012 No Comments

One Direction can sit tight in the comfort of that beautiful number one placement for the fifth week running as Bruno Mars’ second studio LP ‘Unorthodox Jukebox’ debuts at #4, becoming the only new entry in the Top 20 of the Irish Album Charts this week. Other than that, there is not much else happening since we reported 7 days ago, but you can click through for the full rundown…

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The Script announce Original Rudeboys as support act for European Tour Dates in 2013!

Dec 14, 2012 4 Comments

A very fitting support act we must say! Music Scene has received more good news regarding the ever increasing popularity of Dublin hip hop trio The Original Rudeboys. Not that they need to add any more status to an extremely successful 2012, but The Script have invited the lads to join them as special guests [...]

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Man dies ‘Gangnam Style’…

Dec 14, 2012 No Comments

So kids, do not try this at home. Below is the video for ‘Gangnam Style‘ by South Korean superstar Psy. Possibly the biggest single release of 2012, with over 1 Billion views on YouTube, it has become a dancefloor hit for millions of music lovers worldwide. Unfortunately the dance moves that correspond with this track [...]

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Jon Bon Jovi performs live on stage with Bruce Springsteen in New York!

Dec 14, 2012 1 Comment

As always, The Boss is epic live – but we couldn’t let this performance pass by our community of music lovers when we viewed it on YouTube yesterday. As part of a benefit concert in aid of the Hurricane Sandy Disaster, Bruce Springsteen took to the stage for a performance of his massive hit single [...]

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