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The INEC – Kerry

Oct 10, 2010 10 Comments

The INEC, Killarney is now firmly established as one of Ireland’s leading entertainment venues. Since first opening its doors in 2000 the INEC has hosted a selection of the world’s most popular artists including Meatloaf, Stereophonics, Jose Carreras, David Gray, Morrissey and UB40. The INEC’s flexibility and state-of-the-art technical capabilities enable it to regularly host [...]

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The Stables – Westmeath

Oct 09, 2010 1 Comment

The Stables is one of the main music venues in the county of Westmeath dedicated to original live music. It was opened in 1990 and to date has presented performances featuring The Blizzards, The Frames, Damien Rice, Bell X1, Damien Dempsey, and Joe Dolan among other big name Irish acts. It generally tends to catch acts [...]

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DC Tempest

Oct 09, 2010 No Comments

Hailing from Dublin, Ireland, DC Tempest are an indie-rock band known for their eclectic blend of rock and electronica. The band burst onto the music scene in May 2008 with the release of the Into the Light EP, which was received with critical acclaim by Hotpress Magazine who described the EP as an “impressive statement [...]

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Irish Singles Chart – Week Commencing October 8th 2010

Oct 09, 2010 No Comments

This week sees Tinie Tempah being knocked from the top spot by Bruno Mars and his catchy new single ‘Just The Way You Are’ while we have three new entries stepping into the limelight including the new single from Robbie Williams & Gary Barlow.

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Irish Album Chart – Week Commencing October 8th 2010

Oct 09, 2010 No Comments

Our Irish boys are still standing tall at the top of the Irish album charts and there was a surprise entry in at No.18 this week – we’re guessing that HMV must have had this artist’s album on sale last week… Who is it? (No pun intended)

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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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