Electric Picnic

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Seaweed: a nutritious and delicious food. Photograph: iStock

How can we get more seaweed in our daily diet? It’s a question I was asked a few weeks ago while on stage at the Theatre of Food at Electric Picnic. I(...)

Versatile’s crude and catchy songs are accompanied with millions-viewed music videos on YouTube

New artist of the week: Versatile What: The comedic rap duo are already huge. Where: Dublin Why: The big winners of Electric Picnic earlier this (...)

The chief executive of Galway’s European Capital of Culture 2020 Hannah Kiely  has announced she is stepping down.

Galway’s European Capital of Culture 2020 project is in further turmoil over the loss of its chief executive, Hannah Kiely. The development comes ju(...)

Bono  is seen on stage during a 2017 concert  in Berlin, Germany. File photograph: Frank Hoensch/Getty Images

As Bono stood onstage last weekend in Berlin, presumably horrified as he felt his voice go, did the irony of his nickname pass through his mind? “Bono(...)

An extra 2,500 people will be able to attend the festival in 2019 Picture: Aerial.ie/Electric Picnic

The first batch of tickets for Electric Picnic 2019 have already sold out, just four hours after going on sale. Sales opened at 9am Friday morning (...)

St Vincent: imperious in orange PVC, Annie Clark manipulates a selection of primary-colour guitars with demonic zest. Photograph: Dave Meehan

ST VINCENT Electric Arena The final curtain beckons at Electric Picnic 2018, but there’s still time for an impressively out-there performance from An(...)

St Vincent: imperious in orange PVC, Annie Clark manipulates a selection of primary-colour guitars with demonic zest. Photograph: Dave Meehan

ST VINCENT Electric Arena The final curtain beckons at Electric Picnic 2018, but there’s still time for an impressively out-there performance from An(...)

On the way to the Jerry Fish tent. Submitted by Gwen Frazer

Don’t leave Stradbally without entering your best shot from this year’s festival weekend in our photo competition. If you spotted something weird or w(...)

Electric Picnic: the festival will be bigger in 2019, according to Melvin Benn of Festival Republic, who was reading The Irish Times’ daily Ticket festival newsletter. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Electric Picnic is to expand for 2019, the organisers of this year’s sold-out music and arts festival say. An extra 2,500 people will be allowed into (...)

Garbage: Shirley Manson is a force of nature with a streak of introversion. Photograph: Dave Meehan

GARBAGE Main Stage It’s almost too perfect that the skies above Stradbally open as Shirley Manson sings the opening lines of Only Happy When It Rains(...)

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