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Sinead O’Connor has been awarded €4,700 through the €1.7 million Music Industry Stimulus Package. File photograph: Christie Goodwin/Redferns via Getty Images

Sinead O’Connor, Sharon Shannon and Damien Dempsey are among hundreds of musicians who will receive Government assistance to cope with Covid-19. O’Co(...)

Shake’s co-founder Kevin Holler: “We went straight for the US . . . aiming to ‘go big or go home’.”

What happens to start-ups that don’t quite make it? We’re all familiar with the various competitions and academies to help advise start-ups in their(...)

A Le Cool cover featuring the Pigeon House by Brendan McCarey

‘It was too late and we were too tired to carry out our project of visiting the Pigeon House. We had to be home before four o’clock lest our advent(...)

Illustration: Thinkstock

Native advertising, according to Twitter, is “a more seamless and less intrusive ad experience for users”, which certainly sounds lovely. That’s wh(...)

Colm Williamson, founder of the increasingly popular satire site Waterford Whispers News

With headlines such as “Ryan Tubridy Found Dead Inside”, “Michael Bay to Direct 1916 Rising Movie” and “Jesus Not Coming Back By the Looks of It, A(...)

Incoming chair of the Arts Council Sheila Pratschke  was most recently the director of the Centre Culturel Irlandais in Paris. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Sheila Pratschke is to be the new chair of the Arts Council, as announced yesterday by Minster for the Arts Jimmy Deenihan. She succeeds Pat Moylan, w(...)