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# listening - Sunday 9 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 truly iconic sounds of Ireland Do Do Dooooo

15 truly iconic sounds of Ireland

Staaand clear, luggage doors oppperhaatin’.

# listening - Thursday 4 June, 2015

You may have spotted Dublin's newest priest pulling pints at Tramco

Listening to locals’ problems… Occasionally serving wine… Could Dublin’s pubs be the Church’s next recruiting ground?

# listening - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Will Tidal save music? Here's the reaction to its launch so far

A group of glittering celebrity musicians launched the service last night.

# listening - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Here's what Ireland needs to do if it wants more Hoziers

The challenges facing Irish musicians.

# listening - Monday 8 September, 2014

Using Spotify for free? Expect video ads to make an appearance soon

The music streaming service will offer two video ad formats, one for desktop and one for mobile, as it capitalises upon the 30 million using it for free.

# listening - Monday 4 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge 20 podcasts you need to bookmark for your morning commute Podcasts

20 podcasts you need to bookmark for your morning commute

The best in comedy, storytelling and more.

# listening - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Facebook adds audio-recognition to its app to help identify songs and TV shows

The feature will be made available to US users initially, but when activated, it will recognise what song, TV show or film is on in the background.

# listening - Monday 13 May, 2013

Column: Insinuating that young people ‘aren’t bothered’ with politics is insulting and false

Various political scandals and our current economic woes have increased levels of mistrust in politicians among young people. This does not mean we are apathetic, we just need to be engaged, writes Órla Ryan.

# listening - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Column: I don’t help people for a ‘feelgood factor’ – it’s just what’s right

Perhaps it was my own tough background that made me want to help others out, but people should put themselves in a homeless person’s shoes, says Tony Kane, a volunteer with Dundalk Simon Community.