Glenda Gilson models a full length white silk organza halter neck bridal gown during a Bride Of The Year competition several years ago. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Model and TV presenter Glenda Gilson turned up a fashionable 36 minutes late for her wedding today in an overcast but mainly dry Kilrush in Co Clare.T(...)

Kodakid

Whatever you do, don’t confuse Kodakid with Kodaline; the only similarity the two bands share is a penchant for glossy, high-end production. You wo(...)

Not quite an outright pop heartthrob, not quite a household name, not quite cool enough to get the seal of approval from discerning musos: it’s safe t(...)

Here’s a second volume of hits and singles from Paul Weller, culled from Heliocentric (2002) up to Sonik Kicks (2012). It’s sometimes easy to forget j(...)

British musician Paul Weller has won over €12,000 (£10,000) privacy damages for three of his children whose faces were ‘plastered’ on Mailonline: Photograph: John Stillwell/PA Wire

British musician Paul Weller has won over €12,000 (£10,000) privacy damages for three of his children whose faces were “plastered” on The Dail(...)

Pete O’Hanlon and Ross Farrelly of The Strypes performaning at IMMA  in Dublin in August. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

For Cavan teenage band The Strypes, 2013 has been a year that they hoped would never end. Twelve months ago, they were just another promising young ba(...)

Most musicians would agree that a sense of humour comes in useful in the crazy, surreal, occasionally vacuous world that is the music business. If you(...)

Aaron Paul    and Brian Cranston in Breaking Bad

Remember that small-town girl living in a lonely world? She took the midnight train and was joined by the city boy. Their story, as we know, goes on a(...)

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers at the start of  their European tour at the O2 last year. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Music promoter Peter Aiken has revealed that he plans to release a classic Live in the Marquee album next year to mark the 10th anniversary of the con(...)

Most of Miles Kane’s teenage years were spent in AJ Skelly’s butcher shop in Liverpool Market. Not your typical breeding ground for a dapper yo(...)