Broadcasting on the internet 24/7 can be done cheaply and DDR’s presenters are still finding their voice. Photos: Killian Broderick, Brian Mc Namara

(...). “Now she’s played Electric Picnic, Body&Soul, is doing regular gigs and is so confident now. She(...)

The happy pair: Brothers Stephen and David Flynn on the seafront in Bray, Co Wicklow. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

(...) publishing. When we featured the brothers recently at Electric Picnic, you couldn’t have swung a cat in the(...)

 Sting and Andy Summers performing with The Police at Croke Park in 2007, one of the gigs safety officer and event controller Sophie Ridley was responsible for. Photograph: Eric Luke

(...). “It was green rolexes and green apples, which by the time they got to Electric Picnic were blue ghosts(...)

There is something graceful about leaving the future in the hands of the young

Electric Picnic in September I saw his ghost again, in fields drenched with soft rain, where young men(...)

Any tickets lads? LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy on stage at Electric Picnic last year. Photograph: Dave Meehan

(...) later, a reunion tour happened and they played Electric Picnic in 2016. We treated it like it was the(...)

President Michael D Higgins shakes hands with field steward Jim Dempsey from Kells, Co Meath. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

(...)’s Jim O’Callaghan. Murphy was even sporting a pair of wellies (last seen, we suspect, at Electric(...)

The Rubberbandits: Strange pivot to Spar-bagged activists

(...) characters is fine for comedy. But does it work for activism? At a Q&A session at Electric Picnic earlier(...)

Kari Cahill and Hazel McCague are behind Tombolo, a month-long residency for eight artists on Brow Head. Photograph: Ashley Beer

(...) festivals, including the Electric Picnic, Body and Soul and Bloom, to painting and weaving: a recent(...)

Marian Keyes has a new book out called The Break, about a woman with a husband who takes a year long “break” from their marriage. Photograph: Alan Betson

(...) look younger, they go to Electric Picnic, they wear Converse . . . and people are unpredictable. Lizard(...)

 Ivan Yates has had more comebacks than Sinatra.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

(...) his first visit to Electric Picnic the previous weekend, using locker-room terminology to characterise(...)