Between now and September, a weekend will not pass without a festival or big music show of some stripe or other to tempt you with its wares. The bi(...)

Fans Cara Cottam, Nicole Gleeson and Sean Og Maguire from Tipperary enjoy Calvin Harris’s performance at Oxegen. Photograph: Patrick O’Leary

The final day of Oxegen saw the numbers in Punchestown increase dramatically on the downsized site. With memories from a pyrotechnic-assisted set from(...)

Among the headliners today is the hugely popular Kosovo-born London-based artist  Rita Ora. Photograph: Getty

“She’d be a great country if you could roof her.” As the so-called VIPs by virtue of their wristbands surveyed the rain pummeling Punchestown outside (...)

French DJ David Guetta is headlining this year’s Oxegen festival. Photograph: Getty

Dance music dominates this year’s Oxegen line-up which returns to Punchestown, Co Kildare this August Bank Holiday weekend. French DJ Da(...)