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Jimi Hendrix: died 50 years ago this week

Fifty years ago this week Jimi Hendrix joined the 27 Club – that melancholy list of rock stars who died at that age. It wasn’t known as that when Hen(...)

Mumford & Sons: their latest album, Delta, made the top five in 13 countries, including the United States, so it’s little surprise they’re playing two back-to-back Irish dates. Photograph: Erika Goldring/Getty

Who is playing? After the opening gigs by Snow Patrol and The Cure, this summer’s Malahide Castle series continues with Mumford & Sons, who st(...)

Prophets of Rage: ‘We make banging music that’s saying something about the world’

Chuck D has been around the block long enough to know when an opportunity is worth passing on. But it’s not every day that a musician of the calibre o(...)

Renay Davis holds up a sign showing support for Chelsea Manning in the Castro District of San Francisco, California on May 17, 2017, during a celebration for Manning’s release.   JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images

Yesterday morning, Chelsea Manning walked out of military prison a free woman. I’d be lying if I said that I always thought this day would come. Over(...)

Leonard Cohen, the influential singer-songwriter, at the Mayflower Hotel by Central Park in New York  2001. Photograph: Suzanne DeChillo/The New York Times

President Michael D Higgins was among those to pay tribute to musician Leonard Cohen whose “lasting legacy and his work will continue to inspire curre(...)

 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Ringo Starr and Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day perform with Sir Paul McCartney and Gary Clark Jr onstage during the 2015 ceremony. Photograph: Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a solo artist - the last of the four bandmates to earn the(...)

Bruce Springsteen: High Hopes
  • Music
  • January 10, 2014, 00:00

On the face of it Bruce Springsteen’s 18th studio album is an unlikely collection of covers, re-recordings and surplus songs loosely themed around (...)

Ben Shepherd and Chris Cornell of Soundgarden perform an acoustic set in Seattle earlier this year.

Ben Shepherd was born in Okinawa Japan (where his father served in the US army), in 1968. When Ben was 3-years-old the family moved to Texas where (...)