Young Irish artist Will Sliney,  who has been chosen by US giant Marvel Comics as their main artist on such as titles as Spider-Man, Avengers and X-Men, has been chosen as Cork Person of the Month for July. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

A young Irish artist who has been chosen by US giant Marvel Comics as their main artist on such as titles as Spider-Man, Avengers and X-Men has been c(...)

Donegal’s Odhrán MacNiallais after scoring a goal against Monaghan during the league campaign.

Last summer, Odhrán MacNiallais had a bird’s eye view of the slow disintegration of Donegal’s championship season. He trained with the squad and trav(...)

Eats anything, loves kids. So does the dog

‘Kevin. Stop annoying the Vikings,” a mother chastised her son last Sunday morning at Wicklow Arts Festival, as hairy marauders rubbed sleep from t(...)

Irish blues guitarist Rory Gallagher performing at the Rainbow Theatre in London in 1972. File Photograph: Debi Doss/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

The family of Irish rock and blues legend, Rory Gallagher have donated a replica of the guitarist’s famous Fender Stratocaster along with an original (...)

Irish blues guitarist Rory Gallagher performing at the Rainbow Theatre in  London in  1972. File Photograph:  Debi Doss/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

A campaign to rename Cork International Airport in honour of Irish blues legend Rory Gallagher is continuing to gain momentum, with over 10,000(...)

Rory Gallagher photographed with the guitar. Peter Drayne from Lisburn  bought the JS Berlin Legend at auction. The guitar was custom built for Gallagher who first made first headlines with his band, Taste.

An Irish entrepreneur and music fan has spoken of his delight at being able to bring a limited edition electric guitar specially crafted for Ir(...)

Rory Gallagher with the guitar

A limited edition electric guitar specially crafted for Irish-born blues and rock legend Rory Gallagher will go for auction in the UK tomorrow (...)

Avril MacRory: “People can make a film in their bedroom or on their iPhone that can reach the cinema.”

Better television may be one of the more unexpected benefits to come out of the global recession but, according to Avril MacRory, chief executi(...)

BB&C: Nels Cline (centre) with saxophonist Tim Berne and drummer Jim Black

You can blame Jimi Hendrix, says the American guitarist and composer Nels Cline, who freely admits that if it hadn’t been for Hendrix he might (...)

Donegal’s Karl Lacey looks dejected after his side’s All-Ireland quarter-final loss to Mayo. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

If 2012 will always be remembered in Donegal, last year will definitely go down as one to forget. The All-Ireland champions, hampered by chronic injur(...)