Kian Egan

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More than three years since Westlife’s last concert, Kian Egan, Nicky Byrne, Mark Feehily and Shane Filan are returning for a new world tour. Photograph: Mike Lewis Photography/Redferns via Getty Images

Westlife has announced the band will return to touring next year with the first date planned for the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on July 8th, 2022. The I(...)

Felix Lutalo stands outside his music store in the bus park in Gulu, northern Uganda, holding a Westlife compilation he’s selling. Photograph: Sally Hayden.

From his small music store in the main bus park in Gulu, northern Uganda, Felix Lutalo has provided the soundtrack to 27 years of his region’s life. I(...)

Markus Feehily, Shane Filan, Kian Egan and Nicky Byrne from Westlife at the announcement of their upcoming show in Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Cork in August 2020. Photograph: Darragh Kane

Westlife are bringing their reunion tour back to Ireland with a gig at the €70 million revamped Páirc Uí Chaoimh in Cork in August 2020. Shane Filan,(...)

Westlife in Belfast. Photograph: Christie Goodwin

AHEAD OF THEIR CROKE PARK GIGS NEXT WEEKEND, PATRICK FREYNE SPENDS THE DAY HANGING OUT BACKSTAGE WITH THE BOY BAND TURNED ‘MAN BAND’ AT THE START OF(...)

File photograph of Westlife stars (left to right) Mark Feehily, Shane Filan, Nicky Byrne and Kian Egan. File photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Westlife have announced they have reunited and plan to embark on a stadium and arena tour next year, along with releasing a new album. The group sha(...)

Rusangano Family:  a sound and a scene that has energised spaces up and down the land. Photograph: Eric Luke

RUSANGANO FAMILY It is indeed a long, long way from Clare to here. Some of the most exciting music going under the umbrella with its 40 shades of gre(...)

‘The Voice of Ireland’ winner Patrick Donoghue reacts to his victory with coach Una Foden in The Helix

Dubliner Patrick Donoghue has won the final of RTE’s The Voice of Ireland after impressing viewers with a rendition of Michael Jackson’s Man in the Mi(...)

Journalist Tracie Joyce in the Athlone office of Travellers’ Voice magazine. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

According to Tracie Joyce’s mother, she “came out talking”. Often asking questions. It made journalism an obvious career choice. “Writing is so(...)