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In today’s musical climate, any band that has endured for 30 years without a split, hiatus or implosion of any kind is a cause for celebration. Northe(...)

You may well have thought that you’d heard the last of Squarehead. The Dublin trio released three albums in three years, including a super debut. 2011(...)

The Gloaming Live at the National Concert Hall in March 2018. Photograph: York Tillyer

The Late Late Show Friday, RTÉ One, 9.35pm Rock star and charity campaigner Bob Geldof leads the names joining Ryan Tubridy on Good Friday’s Late La(...)

Exchange of ideas: Kormac’s  collaborators on the project include Sierra Leonean/Irish singer Loah, Cork musician Jack O’Rourke and US-based Galway native Eimear Noone

To say that Cormac O’Halloran is a man who loves a challenge is a bit like saying Mo Farah enjoys a spot of jogging in his spare time. To date, the Du(...)

Tommy Tiernan: “I wouldn’t be surprised if I came to consciousness in three minutes’ time in a carpet factory in Navan, with some foreman shouting ‘Cop on Tiernan! Stop daydreaming!’”

If you were wondering how Tommy Tiernan prepares for gigs – a spot of shadow-boxing, perhaps; maybe screaming into a bag for half an hour, or listenin(...)

 Chef Gavin McDonagh’s roast turkey with herb butter, and stuffed boned legs. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Three weeks from today, we will be sitting down to one of the most hotly anticipated meals of the year. For most of us, that means there will be a bir(...)

He has spent the past 20 years shepherding the careers of other artists via his label Bella Union, but now it’s time for Simon Raymonde to plug his ow(...)

Irish band Jiggy’s music video, featuring dance clips from around the world,  has been watched more than 11 million times since it was posted on social media last week

A music video by the Irish band Jiggy has been watched more than 11 million times since it was posted on the band’s Facebook page last week. In the vi(...)

A “fusion of Indian rhythms, Irish traditional music and cutting-edge dance grooves” sounds like a recipe for disaster – but if Ed Sheeran can debase (...)

Since the tragic death of their bandmate Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes in 2002 and the subsequent release of their album 3D, Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozond(...)

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