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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(...)

Other Voices presenter MayKay and Westport singer-songwriter Maria Kelly in St Michael’s Church in Ballina, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

For the first time ever, the Other Voices crew and team are heading west to set up shop for the weekend of September 28th and 29th in Ballina, Co Mayo(...)

Another Love Story takes place in Killyon Manor, an 18th century house in Co Meath.
Another Love Story: Our New VBF

The main purpose of this VBF column is to celebrate the things in the sphere of pop culture that make you feel good about yourself. Mostly championing(...)

As the headline act, there’s no doubt that Solange Knowles (recently named 2018 Harvard Foundation Artist of the Year) will grab all of the attention at Longitude.

Saturday, July 14th Katie Laffan Tricky’s, McGarrigles, Sligo 10pm, €12 cairdefestival.com Appearing as part of Sligo town’s Cairde Arts Festival, Du(...)

Galway International Arts Festival: Stanley Townsend stars in Paul Muldoon’s Incantata

World premieres of Paul Muldoon’s Incantata, two new plays, by Sonya Kelly and Cristin Kehoe, from Druid, and a new theatre installation from Enda Wal(...)

The Halawa family look at the latest photograph of Ibrahim while celebrating at home in Firhouse, Dublin. From left: Nosayba, Omaima, (with her baby Abdullah), Khadija, Fatima and Somaia. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Pandemonium took over in a Dublin sitting room on Monday as Ireland’s happiest family realised that, after a tortuous four-year battle, their son, bro(...)

Start making your main stage schedules now. Photograph: Ruth Medjber

MAIN STAGE Friday 10.30-12.00 The xx 9.00-10.00 London Grammar 7.30-8.30 The Divine Comedy 6.15-7.00 Hudson Taylor 5.00-5.45 Little Hours Satur(...)

While drinks companies and sporting bodies never made any secret of their disdain for any sponsorship ban, the FoI records point to a concerted push by a well-resourced and well-informed industry to bring its concerns directly into the heart of Government. Photograph: Inpho/Lorraine O’Sullivan

The drinks industry engaged in a sustained effort to dissuade the Coalition from banning the sponsorship of major sporting events by drink companies, (...)

The  aim of the €6 million Limerick City of Culture project is to “permanently increase the engagement of citizens with arts and culture”, Minister for Arts Jimmy Deenihan told the Dáil last month.

The Government’s inaugural city of culture initiative is no stranger to controversy and confirmation yesterday that three key organisers have jumped s(...)