Music

Blossoms Bring Feel-Good Manchester Pop to the Olympia

The Blossoms will be supported by gritty Derry-based Touts.
By Alison Traynor

At Winter Showcase, Yeezus Comes to Town

From the Charleston to a Kanye West mashup, the Winter Showcase staged an event filled with festivities and surprises.
By Molly Furey

Dublin’s Brightest and Best Set to Folk It Up

A concert run by Trinity start-up Applaud Events will feature some of the country's most exciting folk talent this evening.
By Alison Traynor

Putting the Party in the Political

The latest offering from the Ents team promises to redefine what a club night in Dublin could be.
By Michael Dooley

Interpol Bring Moody Post-Punk to the Olympia

Following the success of their latest album, Interpol will complete the Irish leg of their tour this evening.
By Alison Traynor

Kurt Vile’s Sunburnt Symphonies Light Up Vicar Street

In a packed Vicar Street, Kurt Vile is at his best when the subtlety of his guitar playing is given room to breathe over the vigour of his band.
By Michael Dooley

Vinyl Festival Spins Into Dun Laoghaire

Musicians, filmmakers and writers will unite over a shared love of vinyl this weekend, at the Dun Laoghaire Vinyl Festival.
By Alison Traynor

Bob Dylan, Books and the Blues

Michael Gray, the author of several books on Bob Dylan, delivered a lecture this week defending Dylan's right to be considered a literary figure.
By Katy Poole

Dublin’s Best Affordable Live Music Nights

Experience Dublin's thriving music scene for less than €10.
By Alison Traynor

The Legacy of Irish Festivals’ Founding Father

The unexpected death of John Reynold's led to an outpouring of gratitude for his dedication to the Irish music scene.
By Alison Traynor