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Westlife – Live at The O2

Oct 09, 2010 No Comments

After a hugely successful UK tour in early 2010, chart-toppers Westlife have announced that they will be hitting the road once again in March/April 2011 to wow audiences up and down the UK & Ireland including Dublin dates at The 02 on Saturday the 2nd as well as Sunday the 3rd of April 2010. And [...]

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Louis Walsh gives the public his thoughts on the Irish music scene!

Oct 07, 2010 No Comments

Speaking at the RDS on Saturday October 2nd 2010, Louis Walsh – the veteran manager of multi-platinum pop acts like Boyzone and Westlife said he had to “grovel” to Irish stations to get his artists’ records played. “They think they’re doing you a favour by playing an Irish record,” Walsh said, adding that he believed [...]

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The Commitments

Oct 06, 2010 1 Comment

Yes, the rumours are true! The Commitments are back together for a 20th anniversary tour to celebrate the critically acclaimed movie. The re-assembled cast including Andrew Strong, Robert Arkins, Bronagh Gallagher, Angeline Ball, Glen Hansard and the rest with the exception of Maria Doyle Kennedy, will perform various live shows throughout Ireland in 2011. Tickets [...]

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Christy Moore & Declan Sinnott – Live

Oct 05, 2010 No Comments

Following 8 sold out shows in Vicar Street last December and 2 sold out shows at the Grand Canal Theatre in April, Christy Moore with Declan Sinnott will return to play Vicar Street on the 19th & 20th of December 2010 and the Grand Canal Theatre on the 3rd & 4th of January 2011. Due to phenomenal [...]

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Two Door Cinema Club – Live at The Olympia Theatre

Oct 05, 2010 1 Comment

After a sold out date at Tripod in December, Northern indie rock trio Two Door Cinema Club have announced two dates at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on the 18th and 19th of March 2011. The band have been so overwhelmed by the phenomenal amount of requests for an all ages show that they are pleased to [...]

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The Saturdays – ‘Headlines’ Tour 2011

Oct 05, 2010 No Comments

The Saturdays have announced a couple of dates in Ireland this February 2011 as part of their ‘Headlines’ Tour. They will perform dates at The Waterfront Hall in Belfast on February 28th & March 1st as well as a date at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on March 2nd. Tickets for all Irish shows are on sale [...]

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Kerrang! Relentless Energy Tour 2011

Oct 05, 2010 2 Comments

The Kerrang! Relentless Energy Tour returns to Dublin’s Academy venue on Friday the 4th of February with this years amazing headline act Good Charlotte. They are also joined by Four Year Strong and Framing Hanley. With more acts to be announced, the Kerrang! Relentless Energy Tour 2011 is sure to be the best yet. Tickets [...]

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Mogwai – Live at The Olympia Theatre

Oct 05, 2010 No Comments

Scottish post rockers Mogwai return to Dublin for one very special show at the Olympia Theatre on Tuesday the 15th of February 2011. Tickets priced from €29 are on sale now through ticketmaster and usual outlets nationwide. Mogwai’s last visit to Ireland in 2009 saw them sell out three successive Academy headliners on the back [...]

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Kanye West provides fans with the title of his new album!

Oct 05, 2010 2 Comments

According to the Twitter profile of Kanye West recently, the official title for his 5th studio album will be ‘My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’. It is now scheduled to be released on November 22nd 2010 which will make it a really nice stocking filler this Christmas. Judging by the recent releases of ‘Power’ and ‘Runaway’, [...]

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Kings of Leon fans – Please be patient!

Oct 02, 2010 No Comments

Kings of Leon fans will not have to wait much longer now as their 5th studio album ‘Come Around Sundown’ will be released in Ireland on Friday the 15th of October. As with all previous albums, the Irish and UK versions will come with its own unique artwork. The album will be available on download, [...]

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