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  • The future of live music: shops, apartments and restaurants

    AEG’s plans for its venues may well be a template for live music operators in the future

  • Live Nation’s Irish takeover continues

    Now that Live Nation have purchased Dublin’s O2 outright, what can we expect next from the live music behemoth?

  • The five stages of Longitude – and August shows for Marlay Park?

    The licence application for the capital’s newest festival reveals more details of what to expect in Marlay Park in July – and there’s also an application from MCD for shows at that venue on the Oxegen weekend

  • The re-up (now with extra jalapeƱos)

    Question for Roger Federer: are you next, dude? Venuewatch (1): while Eamon Doran’s has been shuttered since the summer, the financial losses incurred by the venue have now come out in the wash. The company behind the Temple Bar, Dublin …

  • Expect a quiet summer in the fields

    Sometimes, predictions do come to pass. Last summer at the height of the festival and outdoor gig season, On The Record made an educated guess that we’d see less and less gigs in fields in 2009. At the time, the …

  • The Monday morning re-up

    New blogs on the block, people, so step on up and don’t be shy. There’s some smashing stuff from Dublin indie promoters Skinny Wolves at their new joint and we also welcome Hot Press writer (and dude with his “John …

  • Choice Music Prize – 10 out of 10

    Thanks to the grand fine weather we’re having at the moment and some interesting photos which the organisers have acquired, all 10 acts who have been nominated for this year’s Choice Music Prize will be performing at Vicar Street on …

  • Harry’s game

    Big-potatoes venue owner Harry Crosbie, who has had an unexpected starring role in On The Record of late, has clarified some of his recent comments about who will be running his various Dublin rooms. Speaking to Hot Press, Harry confirms …

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