Maria McCambridge crosses the line in second place in the women’s race at the SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon 2014. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

“I’m gutted – but it’s a happy gutted,” said Maria McCambridge after her outstanding Dublin Marathon performance last month, which earned her the Iri(...)

Up until now, The Twilight Sad have tended to obscure their songwriting chops with layers of enveloping guitar noise or, as on their last outing, a(...)

Maria McCambridge on her way to winning the Dublin Marathon last year. “I do feel very competitive again. The confidence is back.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho 3:38

Noel Carroll always said it’s not the distance that kills, it’s the pace. There is another rule the founder of the Dublin Marathon might have added wh(...)

Peaking Lights: Cosmic Logic
  • Music
  • October 1, 2014, 15:55

With their 2012 remix album (Lucifer in Dub), Peaking Lights took their signature sound – hazy alt.pop with depth-charge bass lines – to its ultimate (...)

Al Spx burst into the wider consciousness through one of those heart-stoppingly arresting performances that Jools Holland’s BBC show still throws u(...)

Drone flying:  LAPD   to hold  public hearings  on the use of drones. Photograph: Philip Toscano/PA Wire

The Los Angeles Police Commission is set to hold a series of public hearings to give the public a chance to weigh in on the use of drones by the loca(...)

The building at Hanover Reach in Dublin docklands, currently occupied by Facebook

Ireland’s fastest growing property pension fund IPUT has shelled out a further €63 million in the past week on two high-quality Dublin office block(...)

If I was Sir Roger Bannister, the thought of what’s coming down the track next May would be terrifying. Imagine every sporting media outlet in the wor(...)

Ireland’s Fionnuala Britton won in Antwerp last weekend. Photograph: Inpho

Plans to add some international flavour to Sunday’s Intercounties Cross County Championships haven’t materialised, at least not in any significant way(...)

Ireland’s Fionnuala Britton looks in good form for the European Cross Country championships in Belgrade. Photograph: Inpho

As opening races go it couldn’t have been more comfortable and suddenly Fionnuala Britton is bang on schedule to challenge for a third successive E(...)