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Christine  and The Queens play the main stage at Electric Picnic. Photograph: Dave Meehan for The Irish Times

FLORENCE + THE MACHINE: AN INCANDESCENT FINALE  Main stage, Sunday ★★★★☆ Electric Picnic 2019: everything is eclipsed by Florence Wel(...)

Electric Picnic 2019: David Keenan’s songs are mini epics. Photograph: Dave Meehan

DAVID KEENAN Main stage As Irish as a game of hurling and as smart as a fox, David Keenan is playing on the biggest stage of his career so far – and (...)

Snow Patrol: the band are followed at Malahide this summer by The Cure, Mumford & Sons, Noel Gallagher, George Ezra and Lana Del Rey. Photograph: Alexandre Schneider/Getty

Who is playing and when? This year’s summer concerts in Malahide Castle, in north Co Dublin, kick off on Friday with Snow Patrol’s gig. It’s alw(...)

Other Voices returns, with plenty of Irish acts including the hotly tipped David Keenan. Photograph: Other Voices

The long-running live music series Other Voices returns to RTÉ 2 on Thursday with a host of performances and interviews recorded in Dingle, Ballina, E(...)

Jimothy Lacoste: his appeal  is his deadpan vocal delivery that is at once amateurish and endearing

What Strangely inspirational humorous rapper  Where UK  Why The long month of January can be a good time to immerse yourself in new music af(...)

Dublin band Thumper “have spent the past few years honing the kind of granite-hard rock that requires earplugs”.

You could add 20 names to the ones listed below and still fall short of the number of Irish music acts that will, in some shape or form, emerge this y(...)

Damien Dempsey does two nights in Vicar St on Saturday and Sunday

SATURDAY 22 DAMIEN DEMPSEY Vicar St, Dublin 7.30pm €32.50 (sold out) ticketmaster.ie; also Sunday December 23rd, same venue Between seeing Dublin so(...)

Bram Stoker Festival: the Dublin event runs from Friday until Monday. Photograph: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall

The final bank-holiday weekend before we give up the ghost for the year has, happily, plenty of ghostcentric events – and a whole lot more besides, ri(...)

Fans watch  Gang Of Four perform live on stage during the Rock Against Racism Red Rhino tour, at West Runton in  England, on  March 20th, 1979. Photograph: Virginia Turbett/Redferns

I haven’t been really and truly bored since sometime about 1997. Childhood was a horizonless sprawl of dead time and understimulated confinement, from(...)

Time to pick your favourites and write your  timetable. Photograph: Ruth Medjber

We’re back with even more stage times for Electric Picnic 2018. The festival takes place this weekend, from Friday, August 31st, until Sunday, Septemb(...)

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