Photograph: Ellen von Unwerth

A very tired man is on the other end of the phone. David Guetta is somewhere in Peru. Later today he’ll be in Guayaquil, in Ecuador, for a gig. Tomorr(...)

It’s Q4 and we all know what that means. Between now and December 24th, the race is on in the retail world to flog enough stuff to keep everyone ha(...)

Avicii: ‘massively worried’

The Forbes magazine list of the highest paid DJs in the world over the past 12 months throws up many significant pointers. First is that number one on(...)

The funny thing about viral videos and being a smash on the internet is that, despite all those who try to make it happen and all those who claim t(...)

 Budapest’s Sziget music festival is on an island in the Danube River

Sónar Barcelona, Spain, June 12th-14th There’s no shortage of music festivals to choose from in and around Barcelona, but Sónar might be (...)

€249 Aiming to change the world one music lover at a time isn’t an easy feat, but that’s what Sol Republic has set out to do. The goal: t(...)

When SOL Republic was founded almost three years ago, it was with one aim in mind: to improve headphones for music lovers without costing the e(...)

Behold, it’s the titans. For Irish followers of the superstar DJ game, this is the big one on the seasonal calendar – unless Santa and his reindeers d(...)

 A night in: the music is deafening, the air smells like dry ice and socks, and a surprising number of people are wearing sunglasses on the dance floor of the  Wright Venue nightclub, in Swords. Photograph: David White Photography

Airside Retail Park is a gaudy shopping fortress perched on an unlovely hillside and encased within a spaghetti knot of ring roads, bypasses and motor(...)

Danielle Haim of Haim

The summer of 2013 was a season of stellar musical highs from David Byrne and St Vincent at the Electric Picnic to Bruce Springsteen’s Irish tour to C(...)