Dour kid: former Oasis singer Liam Gallagher plays two sold-out shows at Dublin’s 3Arena on Saturday November 25th and Sunday November 26th

Saturday November 16 PORT – SJ McARDLE Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, Co Louth An ambitious project undertaken without the benefit of a safety net,(...)

Sorcha Richardson has achieved 11 million Spotify streams, without the need for international road miles. Photograph: Cáit Fahey

About a mile from the centre of Birmingham, across the ring road and past isolated warehouses of England’s second city, is an Irish pub – you’d know, (...)

The London African Gospel Choir performs Paul Simon’s Graceland at the National Concert Dublin on Tuesday

Saturday 24 A4 Sounds presents: Hands Up Who Wants to Die   St Joseph’s Parade, Dublin   A4 Sounds is an alternative workspace that wants t(...)

All Tvvins: now with fewer tricks and effects

All Tvvins aren’t the first successful indie Irish group formed out of the ashes of other acts, but they are one of the most admired. Way back when, i(...)

Keaton Henson

Saturday, April 13th DUBLIN IS SOUND Pillow Queens Grand Social, Dublin, 1pm €12/€10 thegrandsocial.ie Co-presented by Nialler9 (ak(...)

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(...)

Electric Picnic: The Prodigy will play this year’s festival. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Prodigy have been added as headliners to the final Electric Picnic line-up which has just been announced. The English electronic dance band, who(...)

Karen Sheridan aka Slow Skies returns with Dancing

Hare Squead - Pure Jessy Rose, Tony Konstone and Lilo Blues are building on their major label connect and growing fanbase in UK and North America w(...)

Newfound Sounds for July
  • Music
  • June 28, 2013, 12:02

It’s the last Friday of the month – so it’s time to catch up on some of the best new releases from Irish acts, and Newfound Sounds is here to help. – (...)

How long have you been playing music?I took drum lessons all the way through secondary school; no one would have thought of me as a singer in school. (...)