Iggy Pop stars as Male Coffee Zombie in  Jim Jarmusch’s The Dead Don’t Die. Photograph: Frederick Elmes / Focus Features © 2019 Image Eleven Productions, Inc

 The early trailers for Jim Jarmusch’s latest movie suggested the distributors were a bit nervous about the content. Edited with zany fury, the p(...)

Musician Seamus Fogarty is among those who will play at the 21st Smithwick’s Kilkenny Roots Festival

When the Smithwick’s Kilkenny Roots Festival started 21 years ago, there was little doubt that it was with a wish and a hope that it would continue. A(...)

John Prine on throat cancer: “In a strange way it was a blessing”

“We’ve been busy,” says John Prine. “I just turned 70 last year and I thought that by the time I’d turn 70 things would have slowed down, but they’ve (...)

Happy Mondays are at Leopardstown Racecourse on Thursday as part of Bulmers Live

Culture Vultures Set Theatre, Kilkenny, Friday August 11, 7.30pm €15 set.ie Beaulieu House, Baltray, Drogheda, Co Louth, Saturday August 12th, 8pm, (...)

Impressive showing: Beyoncé, Chance the Rapper, Drake, Rihanna, Kanye West and Adele

The nominations for the 59th annual Grammy awards, which will be handed out on February 12th, had some expected outcomes – Beyoncé dominated, with Le(...)

Lucinda Williams: “Nobody would sign me because they didn’t know how to market me.” Photograph: David McClister

If there is one person who can make an album about a motorway interesting it is Lucinda Williams. All right, even though Interstate 20 sounds margina(...)