Cathy Davey, at the Hard Working Class Heroes gig in Dublin in 2007. File photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

Singer-songwriter Cathy Davey has said her charity My Lovely Horse Animal Rescue is €70,000 in debt this year despite a surge in abandoned animals as (...)

Eleanor McEvoy  said the €50 million which has been given to the live music sector marks an “unprecedented” in attitudes to the unfunded sector.  Photograph : Aidan Crawley

Singer-songwriter Eleanor McEvoy has said she expects musicians and crew to benefit directly from the €50 million allocated to the live music sector i(...)

Singer-songwriter Lesley Roy has been chosen to represent Ireland in the 2020 Eurovision in the Netherlands.

Singer-songwriter Lesley Roy has been chosen to represent Ireland in the 2020 Eurovision in the Netherlands. The 33-year-old Balbriggan, Co Dublin, na(...)

Singer-songwriter Sarah McTernan has been chosen to represent Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest, which takes place in Tel Aviv, Israel in May. Photograph: Lili Forberg

Singer-songwriter Sarah McTernan has been chosen to represent Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest, which takes place in Tel Aviv, Israel in May. M(...)

David Kitt: ‘I do think it is sad that so many creative/artistic/bright people are being forced to leave this city and the country in general.’ Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Singer-songwriter David Kitt has said his family background in Fianna Fáil is of no relevance in his comments about the cost of living in Dublin. Kit(...)

Ed Sheeran  on stage at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles earlier this month. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images

Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran is to play Croke Park on Friday July 24th. The announcement was made by the singer this morning on 2fm. Sheeran said his(...)

British soldiers lined up in a narrow trench during World War I (28th October 1914) . Photograph:Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Singer-songwriter Eric Bogle said he wrote The Green Fields of France as a response to the anti-Irish sentiment in Britain during the IRA bombing camp(...)

Singer-songwriter Johnny Duhan. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Singer-songwriter Johnny Duhan has accused his former solicitor of attempting to “bully and coerce” him over unpaid royalties for his most famous song(...)