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# gig - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Tickets for James Vincent McMorrow pilot gig sell out in 30 minutes after 'phenomenal' demand
# Sold Out
# Sold Out

Tickets for James Vincent McMorrow pilot gig sell out in 30 minutes after 'phenomenal' demand

Jun 3rd 2021, 12:38 PM 14,077 Views 12 Comments

The gig, which will also feature Sorcha Richardson, is the first in a series of pilot events held as Ireland comes out of lockdown.

# gig - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Micheál Martin announces the new 'Living with Covid' roadmap on Tuesday - here's what to expect
# New Roadmap
# New Roadmap

Micheál Martin announces the new 'Living with Covid' roadmap on Tuesday - here's what to expect

Sep 12th 2020, 12:05 AM 156,078 Views 64 Comments

The detailed plan is expected to set out how we’ll proceed over the winter and into next spring.

# gig - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Some fans weren't at all happy about the sound at last night's Stevie Wonder gig
# Stevie Wonder
# Stevie Wonder

Some fans weren't at all happy about the sound at last night's Stevie Wonder gig

Jul 10th 2019, 7:48 AM 36,060 Views 72 Comments

The concert was his first show Irish show in over nine years.

# gig - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Cher to return to Dublin for first Irish gig in 15 years
# Turn Back Time
# Turn Back Time

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

Dec 11th 2018, 12:12 PM 16,367 Views 42 Comments

Tickets go on sale this Friday.

# gig - Thursday 12 July, 2018

'If you look at U2... they kind of belong to the world at this stage, where we still belong to Ireland'
# Aslan
# Aslan

'If you look at U2... they kind of belong to the world at this stage, where we still belong to Ireland'

Jul 12th 2018, 9:15 PM 23,503 Views 42 Comments

After over 35 years in the business, Irish rock band Aslan are still going strong.

# gig - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Christy Dignam: The bankers are still up here making millions... and we've 4,000 kids in homeless accommodation
# Aslan
# Aslan

Christy Dignam: The bankers are still up here making millions... and we've 4,000 kids in homeless accommodation

Jul 11th 2018, 8:30 PM 22,619 Views 73 Comments

Christy Dignam had some strong words in relation to bankers and homelessness when we sat down with him.

# gig - Monday 9 April, 2018

Poll: Is it okay to chat through a gig?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Is it okay to chat through a gig?

Apr 9th 2018, 2:09 PM 20,617 Views 49 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# gig - Monday 5 February, 2018

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

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

Feb 5th 2018, 2:16 PM 22,295 Views 34 Comments

The concert will take place on 13 July.

# gig - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

If you missed U2, here are some of the best bits from their homecoming gig in Croke Park
# A Sort Of Homecoming
# A Sort Of Homecoming

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

Jul 25th 2017, 11:49 AM 13,520 Views 17 Comments

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

# gig - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus among stars to play Manchester gig on Sunday
# Manchester Attack
# Manchester Attack

Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus among stars to play Manchester gig on Sunday

May 30th 2017, 6:04 PM 19,762 Views 42 Comments

Fans who were at the concert by 23-year-old Grande that was hit by the attack will be given free tickets.

# gig - Monday 26 December, 2016

Here were our best gigs, books, TV shows and films of 2016 - what were yours?
# Best Of 2016
# Best Of 2016

Here were our best gigs, books, TV shows and films of 2016 - what were yours?

Dec 26th 2016, 8:15 PM 13,685 Views 6 Comments

Solange, the RTÉ Orchestra and Stranger Things are on all our lists.

# gig - Monday 5 December, 2016

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

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

Dec 5th 2016, 10:08 AM 30,452 Views 81 Comments

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

# gig - Thursday 30 June, 2016

It turns out recording gigs on your phone is something that irks Apple too
# Annoyance
# Annoyance

It turns out recording gigs on your phone is something that irks Apple too

Jun 30th 2016, 10:12 AM 18,968 Views 40 Comments

The tech giant has been given a patent for technology that could prevent anyone from taking photos or recording footage at a performance.

# gig - Monday 30 May, 2016

Bono did a surprise duet with Bruce Springsteen at his gig in Croke Park last night
# Because The Night
From The Daily Edge
# Because The Night

Bono did a surprise duet with Bruce Springsteen at his gig in Croke Park last night

May 30th 2016, 7:31 AM 48,316 Views 94 Comments

The lads!

# gig - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

James Vincent McMorrow played a secret gig in a Dublin pub last night
# Doyles
From The Daily Edge
# Doyles

James Vincent McMorrow played a secret gig in a Dublin pub last night

Apr 6th 2016, 9:12 AM 3,115 Views 0 Comments

And it looked class.

# gig - Thursday 31 December, 2015

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

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

Dec 31st 2015, 5:42 PM 13,014 Views 31 Comments

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

# gig - Monday 19 October, 2015

Robbie Williams got flirty with a fan at a gig... then realised she was 15
# She's The One
From The Daily Edge
# She's The One

Robbie Williams got flirty with a fan at a gig... then realised she was 15

Oct 19th 2015, 8:13 AM 5,565 Views 0 Comments

She was also with her mam. NO ROBBIE.

# gig - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

"Curb your expectations and just run with it" - Joseph Panama from Overhead, The Albatross on Irish festivals
# Sponsored
# Sponsored

"Curb your expectations and just run with it" - Joseph Panama from Overhead, The Albatross on Irish festivals

Aug 4th 2015, 7:15 PM 2,803 Views 2 Comments

We chatted to the bassist from the six-piece, who you can catch at festivals all summer.

# gig - Sunday 19 July, 2015

This band stopped a gig to boot out a man in the audience who shoved a woman
# Halt
From The Daily Edge
# Halt

This band stopped a gig to boot out a man in the audience who shoved a woman

Jul 19th 2015, 5:01 PM 8,458 Views 4 Comments

And are winning plaudits all over the place for it.

# gig - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Michael Cera played a gig in Dublin last night and everyone was so confused
# Que Cera Cera
From The Daily Edge
# Que Cera Cera

Michael Cera played a gig in Dublin last night and everyone was so confused

Jul 1st 2015, 2:55 PM 7,225 Views 1 Comment

But also THRILLED.

# gig - Monday 1 June, 2015

Rotten weather has forced Patti Smith's Dublin gig indoors
# Because The Night
# Because The Night

Rotten weather has forced Patti Smith's Dublin gig indoors

Jun 1st 2015, 3:48 PM 23,646 Views 33 Comments

Patti’s performance will now take place in ‘two tented structures’ at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham.

# gig - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

U2 gig to go ahead as scheduled following death of Larry Mullen's father
# RIP
# RIP

U2 gig to go ahead as scheduled following death of Larry Mullen's father

May 13th 2015, 8:17 AM 17,239 Views 6 Comments

The band are due to play a concert in Vancouver tomorrow night.

# gig - Friday 27 March, 2015

This Vine of a stage invader getting annihilated by rapper's bodyguard is hypnotising
# Can't Touch This
From The Daily Edge
# Can't Touch This

This Vine of a stage invader getting annihilated by rapper's bodyguard is hypnotising

Mar 27th 2015, 10:00 PM 5,729 Views 0 Comments

Painful in so many ways.

# gig - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Rapper Afroman arrested for punching female fan on stage
# Because I Got High
From The Daily Edge
# Because I Got High

Rapper Afroman arrested for punching female fan on stage

Feb 18th 2015, 8:02 PM 3,616 Views 5 Comments

Police interrupted his gig in Mississippi last night to arrest him.

Rapper Afroman arrested after punching female fan on stage
# Because I Got High
# Because I Got High

Rapper Afroman arrested after punching female fan on stage

Feb 18th 2015, 5:55 PM 18,612 Views 56 Comments

Police interrupted his gig in Mississippi last night to arrest him.

# gig - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Thai girl starts social media campaign to find Wexford lad who photobombed her selfie
# 21st Century Love
From The Daily Edge
# 21st Century Love

Thai girl starts social media campaign to find Wexford lad who photobombed her selfie

Feb 1st 2015, 11:45 AM 13,331 Views 4 Comments

The girl met DCU student David Atkinson at a gig in Bangkok earlier this month – and she wants to find him again.

# gig - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

What was your favourite live performance of 2014?
# On Stage
# On Stage

What was your favourite live performance of 2014?

Dec 31st 2014, 7:30 PM 8,472 Views 86 Comments

Music, theatre, and more.

# gig - Monday 8 December, 2014

Peter Crouch went crowd-surfing at a Kasabian gig after scoring against Arsenal
# Club Foot
From The42
# Club Foot

Peter Crouch went crowd-surfing at a Kasabian gig after scoring against Arsenal

Dec 8th 2014, 10:47 AM 5,088 Views 4 Comments

The Potters striker treated himself to a night out after their win over the weekend.

# gig - Friday 17 October, 2014

Collapse of ventilation grate at South Korean pop concert leaves 16 dead
# Accident
# Accident

Collapse of ventilation grate at South Korean pop concert leaves 16 dead

Oct 17th 2014, 12:08 PM 8,782 Views 2 Comments

It’s believed the concert goers standing on the grate fell 65 feet.

# gig - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Everyone's angry at Kanye West for telling a fan in a wheelchair to 'stand up' at a gig
# Yeezus
From The Daily Edge
# Yeezus

Everyone's angry at Kanye West for telling a fan in a wheelchair to 'stand up' at a gig

Sep 14th 2014, 4:55 PM 6,010 Views 6 Comments

The rapper is in the middle of an arena tour of Australia.

# gig - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Ed Sheeran fans are literally turning orange to win tickets to his 2fm gig
# Orange You Glad
From The Daily Edge
# Orange You Glad

Ed Sheeran fans are literally turning orange to win tickets to his 2fm gig

Jul 30th 2014, 3:30 PM 1,870 Views 0 Comments

And it’s gas.

# gig - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Computer issues call a halt to Macklemore's biggest ever show at Marlay Park
# Maklmor Pls
From The Daily Edge
# Maklmor Pls

Computer issues call a halt to Macklemore's biggest ever show at Marlay Park

Jul 10th 2014, 10:02 PM 73,226 Views 84 Comments

Thrift shop computer?

Brooks will 'crawl, swim, fly' to meet Taoiseach over Croke Park gigs
# Garth Speaks
# Garth Speaks

Brooks will 'crawl, swim, fly' to meet Taoiseach over Croke Park gigs

Jul 10th 2014, 6:03 PM 46,687 Views 128 Comments

“Anyone in Ireland, anyone on the planet who is sad about this, you’re not one-billionth as sad about this as I am.”

# gig - Friday 4 July, 2014

Fianna Fáil writes new piece of legislation for Garth Brooks
# Unanswered Prayers
# Unanswered Prayers

Fianna Fáil writes new piece of legislation for Garth Brooks

Jul 4th 2014, 4:28 PM 28,609 Views 82 Comments

The legislation would create an appeals process where local authorities have refused an event licence.

Man headbangs so hard at Motörhead gig his brain bleeds
# Hardcore
# Hardcore

Man headbangs so hard at Motörhead gig his brain bleeds

Jul 4th 2014, 7:00 AM 13,635 Views 15 Comments

Though headbanging is generally harmless, doctors have said it can cause some serious injuries.

# gig - Monday 30 June, 2014

Concert-goers walk hours home after Marlay Park gig (or get lift from pizza delivery man)
# No Cars Go
# No Cars Go

Concert-goers walk hours home after Marlay Park gig (or get lift from pizza delivery man)

Jun 30th 2014, 4:04 PM 79,441 Views 122 Comments

Some had to walk along the M50 in order to try and get home.

# gig - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

So Pharrell is making an appearance at a nightclub in Newry next week
# Because He's Happy
From The Daily Edge
# Because He's Happy

So Pharrell is making an appearance at a nightclub in Newry next week

Jun 25th 2014, 6:40 PM 3,233 Views 1 Comment

We don’t know why. Why not?

# gig - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Couple in 1D crowd entertain Croker with their amazing dance moves
# Ye Little Dancer
From The Daily Edge
# Ye Little Dancer

Couple in 1D crowd entertain Croker with their amazing dance moves

May 27th 2014, 1:45 PM 5,357 Views 5 Comments

All eyes off the stage please.

# gig - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Damien Rice completely wowed fans at his gig in Whelan's last night
# Cheers Darlin
From The Daily Edge
# Cheers Darlin

Damien Rice completely wowed fans at his gig in Whelan's last night

May 14th 2014, 5:20 PM 3,488 Views 0 Comments

The singer-songwriter has been under the radar for years now, but resurfaced to celebrate the venue’s 25th anniversary.

# gig - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Hardwell gig in Edinburgh cancelled after safety fears at Irish shows
# Hardwell
From The Daily Edge
# Hardwell

Hardwell gig in Edinburgh cancelled after safety fears at Irish shows

Feb 8th 2014, 12:34 PM 19,590 Views 39 Comments

Local authorities cited safety concerns after trouble around the DJ’s appearance in Belfast.

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