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Charlie Whisker, photographed  for an Irish Times interview in 2007.  Photograph: Eric Luke

Charlie Whisker, who has died at the age of 71 in the Fern Dean nursing home in Blackrock, was one of Ireland’s most highly regarded painters whose wo(...)

Paul Simon has sold his entire songwriting catalogue to Sony Music Publishing, in the latest blockbuster transaction in the music publishing business. Photograph: New York Times

Paul Simon has become the latest music star to cash in on their songbook, selling his catalogue to Sony for an undisclosed sum. Announcing the deal, (...)

Scotland’s  Finn Russell  is shown a red card by referee Wayne Barnes  during the Guinness Six Nations  match against France  at Stade de France. Photograph:Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images

Scotland’s win in Paris was a good result, for France. I’ll try to explain. There has been a recent whiff of something in the air, maybe arrogance? E(...)

Bluebeard’s Last Wife, Harry Clarke stained glass set in a cabinet by James Hicks – Adam’s (€80,000-€120,000).

From mice to musketeers, the rule of three – omne trium perfectum – suggests that a trio of events is far more satisfying than other numbers. This is (...)

Beyoncé: Freedom, featuring Kendrick Lamar, is on Paschal Donohoe’s soundtrack. Photograph: Ivy Park/Adidas

I’ve probably listened to music less recently, because the last year has been dominated by my duties as Minister for Finance. But I’ve taken on a few (...)

Don’t let them impose Boomer status on Brad and your current Shoulder

Obviously I am not a boomer, but, if I were, you would expect me to be permanently apoplectic about some outrage that young people – Gen X, millennial(...)

Music biographer Johnny Rogan nourished his love of pop and rock on visits to relations in Ireland  through the years. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Johnny Rogan Born: February 14th, 1953 Died: January 21st, 2021 Johnny Rogan, who has died unexpectedly aged 67, was among the most prolific and well(...)

 Colombian singer Shakira performs during the  Super Bowl  halftime show in February  2020. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Images

Colombian pop superstar Shakira has become the latest artist to sell the rights to her catalogue of 145 songs to London-listed Hipgnosis Songs Fund, t(...)

Neil Young performs at Madison Square Garden in 2008 in New York.

Neil Young has sold half of the rights to his song catalogue to Hipgnosis, in the same week the publishing house has acquired catalogues by former Fle(...)

 Boston Common  rock festival, 1971. The music writer David Hepworth argues that 1971 saw the release of more defining albums than any other year. Photograph: Spencer Grant/Getty Images

In his 2016 book Never a Dull Moment, David Hepworth, among the most engaging of music writers, argues that most of us feel the greatest year for musi(...)

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