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#garth brooks

# garth-brooks - Friday 16 September, 2022

Heading to see Garth Brooks? Here's everything you need to know for his remaining shows
# Garth Brooks
# Garth Brooks

Heading to see Garth Brooks? Here's everything you need to know for his remaining shows

Sep 16th 2022, 3:32 PM 25,583 Views 23 Comments

His penultimate show takes place this evening.

Larry Donnelly: Garth Brooks can't fix US politics, but he deserves credit for taking a stance
# US After Trump
# US After Trump

Larry Donnelly: Garth Brooks can't fix US politics, but he deserves credit for taking a stance

Updated Sep 16th 2022, 11:00 AM 38,887 Views 12 Comments

Our columnist looks at Ireland’s favourite country and western singer and finds Brooks has a lot more political depth than you might expect.

# garth-brooks - Monday 12 September, 2022

Man appears in court accused of breaking Garda's nose during Garth Brooks concert
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Man appears in court accused of breaking Garda's nose during Garth Brooks concert

Updated Sep 12th 2022, 1:22 PM 71,228 Views 0 Comments

Gary Doyle was released on €1,000 bail pending directions from the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# garth-brooks - Friday 9 September, 2022

Review: Tears from Garth Brooks as he takes to the stage for long-awaited Croke Park gig
# Live From Dublin
# Live From Dublin

Review: Tears from Garth Brooks as he takes to the stage for long-awaited Croke Park gig

Sep 9th 2022, 11:38 PM 64,911 Views 46 Comments

How did the much-anticipated gig go? We were there – here’s our verdict.

Garth Brooks sheds tear on stage as long-awaited gig kicks off for cowboy-hatted fans
# 'till The Sun Comes Up
# 'till The Sun Comes Up

Garth Brooks sheds tear on stage as long-awaited gig kicks off for cowboy-hatted fans

Updated Sep 9th 2022, 8:29 PM 94,510 Views 39 Comments

A busy night was expected for public transport in Dublin as fans headed towards the stadium.

The Explainer: Why is Ireland so obsessed with Garth Brooks?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why is Ireland so obsessed with Garth Brooks?

Sep 9th 2022, 3:15 PM 6,989 Views 3 Comments

Listen in to hear Christina Finn and Alan Corr explain more.

Does Garth Brooks really love us? An hour with the man shines a light on our mutual weirdness
# Garth Brooks
# Garth Brooks

Does Garth Brooks really love us? An hour with the man shines a light on our mutual weirdness

Sep 9th 2022, 8:21 AM 44,562 Views 22 Comments

Brooks is a consummate showman who has identified something that Ireland needs.

Heading to see Garth Brooks at Croke Park? Here's everything you need to know
# Friends In Croke Places
# Friends In Croke Places

Heading to see Garth Brooks at Croke Park? Here's everything you need to know

Sep 9th 2022, 6:00 AM 27,814 Views 10 Comments

It will be the first time Brooks has played in Ireland in 25 years.

# garth-brooks - Wednesday 7 September, 2022

Dublin Airport 'bringing in friends from high places' as Garth Brooks arrives in Ireland
# Garth Brooks
# Garth Brooks

Dublin Airport 'bringing in friends from high places' as Garth Brooks arrives in Ireland

Sep 7th 2022, 1:26 PM 47,618 Views 25 Comments

Dublin Airport is ready for ‘The Dance’.

# garth-brooks - Tuesday 6 September, 2022

Garth Brooks: Why fans might find it hard to stream his music before Croke Park gigs
# Streaming Giants
# Streaming Giants

Garth Brooks: Why fans might find it hard to stream his music before Croke Park gigs

Sep 6th 2022, 8:00 PM 33,249 Views 14 Comments

Brooks signed an exclusive contract with Amazon in 2016.

# garth-brooks - Monday 5 September, 2022

'An extravaganza': Everything you need to know ahead of Garth Brooks' five nights in Croke Park
# Return Of The Garth
# Return Of The Garth

'An extravaganza': Everything you need to know ahead of Garth Brooks' five nights in Croke Park

Sep 5th 2022, 2:01 PM 27,936 Views 10 Comments

Organisers have said that the five concerts could be “the biggest cultural event in Ireland in the history of music”.

Poll: Do you like Garth Brooks' music?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you like Garth Brooks' music?

Sep 5th 2022, 8:14 AM 41,366 Views 40 Comments

He’s set to play five shows in Croke Park this month.

# garth-brooks - Saturday 3 September, 2022

Why does Ireland have such a connection with Garth Brooks?
# No Fences
# No Fences

Why does Ireland have such a connection with Garth Brooks?

Sep 3rd 2022, 8:00 PM 43,348 Views 58 Comments

Fans and a music expert have their say.

# garth-brooks - Monday 22 August, 2022

Hostel beds cost hundreds as accommodation prices spike during Garth Brooks gigs
# Unanswered Prayers
# Unanswered Prayers

Hostel beds cost hundreds as accommodation prices spike during Garth Brooks gigs

Aug 22nd 2022, 6:29 PM 32,318 Views 38 Comments

Not going down ’til the Sun comes up might be the only affordable option when Garth comes to town.

# garth-brooks - Thursday 25 November, 2021

Poll: Did you get Garth Brooks tickets this morning?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you get Garth Brooks tickets this morning?

Nov 25th 2021, 11:47 AM 41,889 Views 70 Comments

Five concert dates have been confirmed for Croke Park next year.

Five Garth Brooks concert dates now confirmed as tickets go on sale
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Five Garth Brooks concert dates now confirmed as tickets go on sale

Updated Nov 25th 2021, 10:07 AM 49,056 Views 60 Comments

The initial two concert dates were confirmed last week after months of rumours.

# garth-brooks - Monday 22 November, 2021

'Time has passed, but the love for Garth hasn't': The dance continues for Brooks fans at Croker
# Standing Outside
# Standing Outside

'Time has passed, but the love for Garth hasn't': The dance continues for Brooks fans at Croker

Nov 22nd 2021, 7:00 PM 16,050 Views 22 Comments

The country singer was in Dublin today to promote his two gigs set for next year.

Garth Brooks returns to Dublin and says cancellation of 2014 gigs was like a 'death in the family'
# Didn't Miss The Pain
# Didn't Miss The Pain

Garth Brooks returns to Dublin and says cancellation of 2014 gigs was like a 'death in the family'

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 2:04 PM 40,145 Views 57 Comments

The country music superstar is confirmed to play at least two Dublin concerts next September.

Dust off your Stetson hat, Garth Brooks is back in Ireland today
# Party On Garth
# Party On Garth

Dust off your Stetson hat, Garth Brooks is back in Ireland today

Nov 22nd 2021, 6:30 AM 17,316 Views 21 Comments

After seven long years, he’s back on Irish shores.

# garth-brooks - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Garth Brooks due in Dublin on Monday as two Croke Park concerts announced for 2022
# He's Back
# He's Back

Garth Brooks due in Dublin on Monday as two Croke Park concerts announced for 2022

Updated Nov 18th 2021, 3:15 PM 66,499 Views 88 Comments

Brooks famously cancelled five planned shows at Croke Park in 2014.

# garth-brooks - Friday 5 November, 2021

Five Garth Brooks gigs approved for Croke Park next year
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Five Garth Brooks gigs approved for Croke Park next year

Nov 5th 2021, 7:24 PM 53,970 Views 75 Comments

The council has approved two additional dates on 16 and 17 September.

# garth-brooks - Friday 1 October, 2021

Croke Park residents could agree to Garth Brooks 'if neighbourhood is looked after' during concerts
# Rumbling On
# Rumbling On

Croke Park residents could agree to Garth Brooks 'if neighbourhood is looked after' during concerts

Oct 1st 2021, 2:53 PM 32,083 Views 66 Comments

There are plans for seven gigs at the stadium next year.

# garth-brooks - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Taoiseach says he would like to see Garth Brooks perform in Cork next year
# Garthgate
# Garthgate

Taoiseach says he would like to see Garth Brooks perform in Cork next year

Sep 23rd 2021, 5:37 PM 11,057 Views 29 Comments

In 2014, Micheál Martin called for legislation to allow Brooks to play five nights at Croke Park.

Garth Brooks saga: Three Croke Park concerts approved for 2022, applications in for two more
# Good Thing Going
# Good Thing Going

Garth Brooks saga: Three Croke Park concerts approved for 2022, applications in for two more

Sep 23rd 2021, 11:56 AM 31,890 Views 46 Comments

“If I get to play and go to Ireland and play music again, we will be the luckiest people on the planet,” Garth Brooks said this week.

# garth-brooks - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Poll: Would you buy tickets if Garth Brooks plays in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you buy tickets if Garth Brooks plays in Ireland?

Sep 14th 2021, 10:47 AM 101,054 Views 67 Comments

He’s not big on social graces but he might be coming back to Dublin.

# garth-brooks - Monday 13 September, 2021

Quiz: How much do you know about Garth Brooks?

Quiz: How much do you know about Garth Brooks?

Sep 13th 2021, 7:00 PM 91,502 Views 51 Comments

Good ol’ Garreth sorry I mean Garth.

# garth-brooks - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Quiz: How well do you know Croke Park's concert history?
# Let's Get Quizzical
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you know Croke Park's concert history?

Nov 18th 2018, 8:43 PM 25,233 Views 11 Comments

Do you remember GarthGate?

# garth-brooks - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Garth Brooks was impressed by the Mayo footballers' rendition of The River
# I Got Friends
From The42
# I Got Friends

Garth Brooks was impressed by the Mayo footballers' rendition of The River

Jul 31st 2018, 1:24 PM 17,543 Views 18 Comments

Aidan O’Shea came in for special praise from the country singer.

# garth-brooks - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Garth Brooks just promised a fan from Tyrone that he's going to return to Croke Park
# Garthgate
From The Daily Edge
# Garthgate

Garth Brooks just promised a fan from Tyrone that he's going to return to Croke Park

Jun 13th 2018, 2:26 PM 2,934 Views 1 Comment

#GarthGate rages on, four years later.

# garth-brooks - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

RTÉ has put up some *amazing* footage of a young Colin Farrell line dancing in 1994 From The Daily Edge

RTÉ has put up some *amazing* footage of a young Colin Farrell line dancing in 1994

Nov 28th 2017, 9:00 PM 7,423 Views 1 Comment

Truly it was a different time.

# garth-brooks - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Garth Brooks' rep has categorically denied reports he's coming to Ireland in 2018
# Garthgate
From The Daily Edge
# Garthgate

Garth Brooks' rep has categorically denied reports he's coming to Ireland in 2018

May 24th 2017, 4:28 PM 21,918 Views 32 Comments

Reports suggested that Garth could come to Ireland for three gigs next year, but his rep says it’s “not true at all”.

# garth-brooks - Sunday 14 August, 2016

'We need a directly elected mayor to deliver for Dublin. But not someone like Boris'.
# Total Mayor
# Total Mayor

'We need a directly elected mayor to deliver for Dublin. But not someone like Boris'.

Aug 14th 2016, 7:45 AM 7,531 Views 39 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview, Fianna Fáil’s Dublin spokesman John Lahart talks about a mayor for the capital, being a psychotherapist, and repealing the Eighth.

# garth-brooks - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Garth Brooks is still going on about Garthgate in his latest Facebook live
# Garth Brooks
From The Daily Edge
# Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks is still going on about Garthgate in his latest Facebook live

Aug 11th 2016, 7:49 AM 2,868 Views 1 Comment

He’s just obsessed with us.

# garth-brooks - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Fresh from the horse's mouth: 'I'd love to play in Dublin again'
# Return Of The Garth
# Return Of The Garth

Fresh from the horse's mouth: 'I'd love to play in Dublin again'

Aug 10th 2016, 1:12 PM 14,356 Views 61 Comments

It seems Ireland is still in Garth Brooks’ heart.

# garth-brooks - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Garth Brooks says he has no plans to play Cork
# False Alarm
# False Alarm

Garth Brooks says he has no plans to play Cork

Jul 28th 2016, 6:44 PM 18,410 Views 40 Comments

Sorry guys.

# garth-brooks - Saturday 17 October, 2015

24 things that mildly irritate Irish people every day
# Cupcakes
From The Daily Edge
# Cupcakes

24 things that mildly irritate Irish people every day

Oct 17th 2015, 4:34 PM 18,392 Views 15 Comments

Grrr, I’m so mildly irritated.

# garth-brooks - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Garth Brooks isn't coming to Dublin and he's not happy he's being 'used for publicity for a play'
# Finds It Sad
# Finds It Sad

Garth Brooks isn't coming to Dublin and he's not happy he's being 'used for publicity for a play'

Oct 15th 2015, 9:56 PM 35,282 Views 50 Comments

He’s not coming AGAIN.

# garth-brooks - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Here's how we're going to avoid another Garth Brooks 'fiasco'
# AIKEN BREAKIN' HEARTS
# AIKEN BREAKIN' HEARTS

Here's how we're going to avoid another Garth Brooks 'fiasco'

Jun 23rd 2015, 2:09 PM 13,652 Views 24 Comments

New rules are going to take effect from October.

# garth-brooks - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Clare music festival axed amid fears people will 'puke over walls and pee in gardens'
# Garthgate 2.0
# Garthgate 2.0

Clare music festival axed amid fears people will 'puke over walls and pee in gardens'

Apr 14th 2015, 6:15 AM 21,506 Views 44 Comments

Residents in Ennis were concerned INISFest would lead to a rise in anti-social behaviour.

# garth-brooks - Sunday 5 April, 2015

'It was absolutely ludicrous that the Garth Brooks fiasco was allowed to happen'
# Garthgate
# Garthgate

'It was absolutely ludicrous that the Garth Brooks fiasco was allowed to happen'

Apr 5th 2015, 8:15 AM 18,900 Views 50 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s biggest Garth Brooks fan* reflects on the saga that convulsed a nation.

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