An artist’s impression of Vicar Street South, Gorey, Co Wexford. The Market House building will have the new name in  neon and the front car-parking spaces will be removed

Entrepreneur Harry Crosbie has put together €1 million in funding for his latest music venue, Vicar Street South, in Gorey, Co Wexford. The venue is(...)

Randy Newman has been forced to cancel his European tour, which included two Irish dates. File photograph: Walter McBride/Getty Images

Veteran singer-songwriter Randy Newman has been forced to cancel his European tour, which included two Irish dates, due to a knee condition. The 74-y(...)

Jim Aiken: “You keep hearing that you have to have big productions, and someone like Ed Sheeran comes along and sells 160,000 tickets – and it’s just him and a guitar”. Photograph: Jesse Dittmar/ The New York Times

The family business was always going to be Peter Aiken’s calling. He tried accountancy, but the trade kept beckoning him back. The business of putting(...)