Dermot Kennedy

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Stars of 2018 (from left, top): Saint Sister, Rejjie Snow, Lisa O'Neill, Kojaque. Front row: Grian Chatten of Fontaines DC, Le Galaxie and Wyvern Lingo

The return of garage bands, a rap scene coming of age, increasingly sophisticated electronic music, burgeoning mainstream stars, precise pop. In the p(...)

Rosalía has increased her scope and vision

What A breaking flamenco R&B artist. Where Catalonia. Why Flamenco music isn’t recognised globally for its contemporary releases, but Rosalí(...)

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

Grab your tents, rain coats and suncream; Electric Picnic 2018 is right around the corner. The festival will see more than 50,000 people descend on St(...)

Dermot Kennedy performing at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. Photograph: Jesse DeflorioTwitter

Even past its peak, the annual South by Southwest Music Festival was a prodigious thing, with some 2,000 acts performing in clubs, theatres, hote(...)

Electric Picnic 2018: headline acts include Kendrick Lamar, Massive attack, Dua Lipa, St Vincent and Pharrell Williams with N.E.R.D

Kendrick Lamar, St Vincent, Massive Attack, N.E.R.D, Dua Lipa and King King Krule are among the acts announced in the lineup for this year’s Electric (...)

Dermot Kennedy: transposes heartbreak and longing into songs that burn with mainstream pop flavour. Photograph by Nicole Nodland

What: Ireland’s fastest-rising artist Where: Dublin Why: Last October, Dermot Kennedy stepped on to the first of two sold-out Dublin shows in the Bu(...)

Saturday, February 17 Word Up Gala Bernard Shaw, Dublin; 2pm; free; also Sunday; facebook.com/wordupcollective Is there such a thing as authentic Iri(...)

The Ticket Awards 2017 is entering the final straight, but there is still everything to play for in this year’s poll. Voting across all categories f(...)

Our critics have picked their best beats from 2017 and now it’s over to you. Click on irishtimes.com/ticketawards to vote for your favourite arti(...)

Grime artist Stormzy performs at the TRNSMT music festival in Glasgow  on July 8th, 2017. Photograph: Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images

We should know by now to expect the unexpected from Stormzy. In a week when he was infamously mistaken for Manchester United signing Romelu Lukaku by (...)

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