Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party: the rapper has already been nominated for an Emmy with his VH1 cohost

Snoop Dogg is to publish his first cookbook, From Crook to Cook: Platinum Recipes from Tha Boss Dogg’s Kitchen. The rapper, who has presented a weekly(...)

Kate Maher, Emma Keeley-Kawesha, Kenya Dempsey and Kevin Byrne at the Longitude Festival in Marlay Park, Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

On the first night of Longitude, taking place in Dublin’s Marlay Park from Friday to Sunday, the weather gods smiled. Close, muggy air and a rare stre(...)

Action Bronson: peerless rapping chops paired with emotion

FLOATING POINTS Body and Soul, June 17-19 The act that made the most surprising impact over the weekend. Sam Shepherd has put musical muscle on to (...)

HOT Pickle Yet another new Camden Street joint, this time serving north Indian food. Wild boar vindaloo and guinea fowl masala all the way Pay it(...)

 Viceland’s  Creative Director Spike Jonze with Balls Deep host Thomas Morton. (Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images for A+E Networks)

The launch of Viceland is near, and the trailer for Vice’s new 24-hour cable channel makes most other outlets’ programming look lame. The channel, (...)

Kendrick Lamar at  Roskilde Festival in Denmark. The rapper will headline this year’s Longitude festival in Marlay Park, Dublin. File photograph: Simon Laessoee/Scanpix Denmark/Reuters

Kendrick Lamar, Major Lazer and The National are among the first acts announced for this year’s Longitude festival. The festival will return to Marla(...)

Hozier: Spotify predicts big things for the Wicklow musician in 2014

Time was when “industry experts” (aka lazy music journalists and hangers-on) would shove out the annual bore-athon that is “Ones To Watch Next Year In(...)