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# concert - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Snow Patrol cancel tonight's sold-out Olympia gig due to illness

Tickets can be refunded in full at point of purchase, according to promoter MCD.

# concert - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Venezuela's government to stage concert to rival Richard Branson's charity one Aid

Venezuela's government to stage concert to rival Richard Branson's charity one

The concert will be held on the Simon Bolivar bridge which links San Antonio, Venezuela with Cucuta, in Colombia, where aid sent by the US is being held up and stored.

# concert - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Mariah Carey is coming to Dublin for One Sweet Day this May

The US singer will perform in the 3 Arena on 22 May.

# concert - Friday 25 January, 2019

Fast-tracked: Ticket touting law to ban above-face-value resales to come before the Dáil next week

The proposed legislation would ban the above-face-value resale of tickets for sporting and entertainment events.

# concert - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Cher to return to Dublin for first Irish gig in 15 years

Tickets go on sale this Friday.

# concert - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Eight police hurt in clashes at far-right gig in Germany

Police also recorded 22 instances of the use of banned Nazi insignia.

# concert - Friday 18 May, 2018

Pictures: Man charged after car chase that ended near Croke Park as thousands filed out from Rolling Stones

The man in his 20s was due to appear in court this morning.

# concert - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Aiken blames problems at Ed Sheeran gig on people who arrived late

A number of fans complained about being unable to see or hear the concert properly.

# concert - Monday 2 April, 2018

Kim Jong-un was treated to some K-pop during a rare concert in Pyongyang

It was the first concert by South Korean performers in North Korea for more than a decade.

# concert - Monday 5 February, 2018

Paul Simon to play his penultimate touring gig at Dublin's RDS this July

The concert will take place on 13 July.

# concert - Friday 2 February, 2018

Irish U2 fans left disappointed as all Dublin tour dates sell out in under five minutes

Tickets for U2′s European sold out dates quickly appeared on Seatwave for up to triple the original price.

# concert - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Randy Newman cancels two Irish tour dates due to 'severe knee condition'

The 74-year-old was set to perform shows in Dublin’s Vicar Street on 9 and 10 March.

# concert - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Liam Gallagher gig at Kildare airport gets go-ahead over objections of residents

Liam Gallagher is set to headline the Samhain festival at Kildare’s Weston Airport at the end of the month.

# concert - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

If you missed U2, here are some of the best bits from their homecoming gig in Croke Park

The crowd was treated to a spectacular tri-colour themed fly-past

# concert - Saturday 22 July, 2017

# concert - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Ed Sheeran praised for 'protecting his true fans' by recalling 10,000 tickets

The recall only affected UK tour dates, according to a statement from Sheeran’s team.

# concert - Monday 10 July, 2017

Promoters issue warning as Ed Sheeran tickets pop up on resale websites at inflated prices

Over 300,000 tickets have been sold for the singer’s seven dates in Cork, Galway, Dublin and Belfast.

# concert - Friday 23 June, 2017

Tony Bennett's sell-out Dublin concert has been cancelled

The 19-time Grammy winner was due to perform this Sunday.

# concert - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Ariana Grande to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester

The singer organised a benefit concert for the victims of the bomb attack at her concert in the city on 22 May.

# concert - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Police arrest 18th person in connection with Manchester bombing

22 people were killed in the attack and dozens more were injured.

# concert - Saturday 3 June, 2017

German rock festival resumes after 'terrorist threat' proves false

The event was evacuated yesterday.

Police arrest 24-year-old man in connection with Manchester bombing

He is the 17th person to be arrested in connection with the attack in which 22 people died.

Ariana Grande visits injured fans in hospital

The singer will play at a star-studded benefit concert tomorrow.

# concert - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Gardaí step up security for Guns N' Roses Slane gig GNR

Gardaí step up security for Guns N' Roses Slane gig

Guns N’ Roses make their return to Slane after 25 years.

# concert - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Ireland's terrorism threat assessment under continuous review following Manchester attack

The meeting between a variety of state departments assessed the situation here.

# concert - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

'There was heat on my neck and when I looked up there were bodies everywhere': Chaos after Ariana Grande gig explosion

Eyewitnesses described the incident at the Ariana Grande gig as one of terror and panic.

# concert - Monday 24 April, 2017

Love Parade organisers to face trial over stampede deaths

A stampede at the music festival killed 21 people and injured over 650 others.

# concert - Monday 5 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge Guns N' Roses (with Slash) will return to Slane Castle next summer Welcome To The Jungle

Guns N' Roses (with Slash) will return to Slane Castle next summer

They last played in Ireland with the original lineup in 1992.

# concert - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Sting reopens Bataclan on eve of Paris attacks anniversary as Eagles of Death Metal refused entry

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Paris attacks in which 130 people lost their lives.

# concert - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

# concert - Monday 17 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge Beyoncé's earring got ripped out at her gig and she just kept on singing Boy Bye

# concert - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Say what? Total ban on mobiles at Don Henley's Dublin concert

Henley has previously urged fans to enjoy the concert “with their eyeballs, rather than through a viewfinder”.

# concert - Saturday 28 May, 2016

The ties that bind: Here's how Bruce superfans get their front row spots

An ultra-democratic system of lists and roll calls means true fans always get the places they deserve.

WATCH: Enda Kenny plays air guitar at Springsteen gig

Kenny is said to be a big fan of The Boss.

# concert - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Dozens of fans at the infamous Swedish House Mafia gig are suing for damages

A number of fans were attacked and stabbed at the 2012 concert.

# concert - Friday 11 March, 2016

Bataclan rejects 'senseless' Eagles of Death Metal frontman claim that security knew about shooting

The venue said that the singer’s comments were because he was traumatised.

# concert - Thursday 11 February, 2016

"Bruce doesn't just come here for the gigs - he comes for the pints too"

On his many journeys to Ireland Bruce Springsteen has made a habit of frequenting the Long Hall pub on Dublin’s George’s Street.

Both Bruce Springsteen shows have now sold out

The Boss plays two shows in Croke Park this May.

# concert - Sunday 17 January, 2016

'We're so obsessed with documenting our life on social media, we're forgetting to live it'

Put your phones away and live your life without the lens, writes Andrew McGinley.

# concert - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Police arrest man selling fake tickets to Adele and Justin Bieber gigs in Dublin and Belfast

Did you buy tickets from Gumtree for the concerts in Belfast or Dublin? The police want to hear from you.

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