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# Music Industry

This year
Liquidation of Ireland's only vinyl record maker 'bit of a disaster' for local music industry
One Irish music producer described the news of the closure as a surprise, especially given the growing demand for vinyl records.
Last year
Opinion: As Lewis Capaldi pulls back, he cuts through an unspoken form of ableism
Niamh Jimenez
All time
Opinion: Today's announcement was a shambles - the live events sector is now on its knees
Shane Dunne
Unwinding of Covid-19 restrictions to begin next week, says Minister McGrath
Music industry warns of 'ticking time bomb' as PUP cuts set to kick in next month
Support package worth millions for live gigs and music industry to form part of Budget
'If Drake can't shift a bulk of physical albums, what hope have Irish musicians?'
Peter McPartlin
Challenging the music industry: 'We'd get a cheque in the post for 10c'
A new Bill is calling for a quota of Irish music on the radio - and the music industry isn't happy about it
This singer was called "too PC" because her video featured gay couples
In this day and age, how do small bands make money?
Hologram concerts are coming, but would you pay to see 'Michael Jackson'?
Ireland's biggest home-owned chain of record stores is still growing
Ever dreamed of starting your own record label? Here's how one duo did it
How vinyl is saving the humble record store
Mick Wallace: Irish bands need more support so they don't rely on the dole
That US jury's Blurred Lines verdict could change the entire music business
Illegal downloading and recession led to "hollowing out" of Irish music industry
Believe it or not, CDs and vinyl made a big comeback last year
Column: Passionate or possessive? Shakira forbidden from appearing in videos with men
Lisa McInerney
Singer's image retouched before your eyes in striking music video
Lily Allen and dancers respond to accusations of racism in her new video
Lily Allen lays into Robin Thicke and the music industry in new video
TD who called Sinéad O’Connor ‘mad as a brush’ apologises
Lisa McInerney: It’s patronising to say Miley Cyrus is being exploited by evil executives
Lisa McInerney
'Massive blow' to music industry as Eircom anti-piracy measures rejected
Blow to music industry after Sony warehouse burns
HMV to take on Apple