Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 15°C Monday 21 June 2021

#Music

# music - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Lily Allen paid a visit to Zaytoon after her Dublin gig last night
# Falafel
From The Daily Edge
# Falafel

Lily Allen paid a visit to Zaytoon after her Dublin gig last night

Dec 12th 2018, 3:19 PM 8,753 Views 2 Comments

Obviously had to be done.

# music - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

I'll go to Cher's 3Arena gig if she just reads her tweets for two hours
# Turn Back Time
From The Daily Edge
# Turn Back Time

I'll go to Cher's 3Arena gig if she just reads her tweets for two hours

Dec 11th 2018, 4:07 PM 4,263 Views 0 Comments

The best Twitter on Twitter.

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 16,363 Views 42 Comments

Tickets go on sale this Friday.

# music - Monday 3 December, 2018

Electric Picnic tickets sell out 15 minutes after going on sale
# All Gone
# All Gone

Electric Picnic tickets sell out 15 minutes after going on sale

Dec 3rd 2018, 12:10 PM 23,112 Views 25 Comments

It is the first time the festival has sold out before any acts were announced.

# music - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Meet Mona-Lxsa: The 26-year-old DJ and founder of an Irish all-female creative collective
# Gxrl Code
From The Daily Edge
# Gxrl Code

Meet Mona-Lxsa: The 26-year-old DJ and founder of an Irish all-female creative collective

Dec 1st 2018, 8:00 PM 4,644 Views 0 Comments

The Spice Girls have nothing on Gxrl Code.

# music - Saturday 24 November, 2018

What has Solange been up to since her last album?
# Solange
From The Daily Edge
# Solange

What has Solange been up to since her last album?

Nov 24th 2018, 8:00 PM 4,586 Views 2 Comments

Answer: everything.

# music - Saturday 17 November, 2018

How Well Do You Remember The Number 1 Singles of 2018?
# Singles
From The Daily Edge
# Singles

How Well Do You Remember The Number 1 Singles of 2018?

Nov 17th 2018, 6:00 PM 5,170 Views 2 Comments

Have you been paying attention to the charts?

# music - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

The Strypes are splitting up
# Spitting Image
# Spitting Image

The Strypes are splitting up

Nov 14th 2018, 8:35 AM 32,500 Views 61 Comments

The young band had Irish and international success in recent years.

# music - Monday 5 November, 2018

What's Your Spice Girl Name?
# Music
From The Daily Edge
# Music

What's Your Spice Girl Name?

Nov 5th 2018, 7:00 PM 12,748 Views 0 Comments

We can tell you.

# music - Saturday 6 October, 2018

'We're starting afresh': Meet the woman breathing new life into Cork Jazz Festival after 40 years
# And All That Jazz
# And All That Jazz

'We're starting afresh': Meet the woman breathing new life into Cork Jazz Festival after 40 years

Oct 6th 2018, 9:45 AM 13,557 Views 22 Comments

It’s the 41st year of the festival and there’s a new woman at the helm.

# music - Monday 1 October, 2018

Charles Aznavour, 'France's Frank Sinatra', dies aged 94
# RIP
# RIP

Charles Aznavour, 'France's Frank Sinatra', dies aged 94

Oct 1st 2018, 1:19 PM 15,177 Views 9 Comments

His most famous songs include She and Dance in the Old Fashioned Way.

# music - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Festivals, escaping Dublin and Jurassic Park: How the National Symphony Orchestra is finding a new audience
# Rté Nso
# Rté Nso

Festivals, escaping Dublin and Jurassic Park: How the National Symphony Orchestra is finding a new audience

Sep 30th 2018, 8:30 PM 9,921 Views 1 Comment

Some big changes are on the way for the NSO – it’s new general manager has the job of making sure that goes well, and getting more bums on seats.

# music - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Musician Chas Hodges dies after cancer battle
# Chas And Dave
# Chas And Dave

Musician Chas Hodges dies after cancer battle

Sep 22nd 2018, 2:10 PM 25,086 Views 9 Comments

The British star, one half of the musical duo Chas and Dave, had oesophageal cancer.

# music - Friday 7 September, 2018

Early bird tickets for next year's Electric Picnic sell out
# Stradbally Calling
# Stradbally Calling

Early bird tickets for next year's Electric Picnic sell out

Updated Sep 7th 2018, 2:33 PM 46,751 Views 77 Comments

More tickets will go on sale in 2019.

Hozier had a wholesome reunion with the guy who gave him his dungarees during a show
# Hozier Is My Brozier
From The Daily Edge
# Hozier Is My Brozier

Hozier had a wholesome reunion with the guy who gave him his dungarees during a show

Sep 7th 2018, 10:17 AM 4,727 Views 0 Comments

What a guy.

# music - Monday 3 September, 2018

Statement trousers, Cher from Clueless and 'All Black Everything': The fashion trends at Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

Statement trousers, Cher from Clueless and 'All Black Everything': The fashion trends at Electric Picnic

Sep 3rd 2018, 4:45 PM 6,222 Views 0 Comments

Which trend was Roz Purcell rocking?

There's a viral Twitter theory that Drake's new album is all about having an affair with Kim Kardashian
# Kiki
From The Daily Edge
# Kiki

There's a viral Twitter theory that Drake's new album is all about having an affair with Kim Kardashian

Sep 3rd 2018, 10:37 AM 25,669 Views 0 Comments

‘Kiki, do you love me?’

# music - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

10 Spice Girls inspired looks to rock at Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic
From The Daily Edge
# Electric Picnic

10 Spice Girls inspired looks to rock at Electric Picnic

Aug 28th 2018, 9:01 PM 5,706 Views 0 Comments

Spice up your life.

Bono says he's proud of how European countries 'rallied behind Ireland on the border issue'
# U2 On Brexit
# U2 On Brexit

Bono says he's proud of how European countries 'rallied behind Ireland on the border issue'

Aug 28th 2018, 7:45 PM 21,965 Views 112 Comments

The U2 frontman made the comments in an article he wrote for a German newspaper.

17 things we learned from a sneak peek at this year's Electric Picnic site
# EP
From The Daily Edge
# EP

17 things we learned from a sneak peek at this year's Electric Picnic site

Aug 28th 2018, 6:30 PM 7,017 Views 0 Comments

Featuring MudWatch.

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin is being laid to rest in a ruby-red pair of heels
# Music
From The Daily Edge
# Music

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin is being laid to rest in a ruby-red pair of heels

Aug 28th 2018, 5:45 PM 7,165 Views 1 Comment

Didn’t even know there was such a thing as ‘casket goals’.

7 rainjackets under €40 to keep dry for the Sunday of Electric Picnic
# Festivals
From The Daily Edge
# Festivals

7 rainjackets under €40 to keep dry for the Sunday of Electric Picnic

Aug 28th 2018, 4:16 PM 4,212 Views 1 Comment

Keep dry, folks.

# music - Monday 27 August, 2018

15 cheap but vital products that'll actually save your life during Electric Picnic
# Pee Bags
From The Daily Edge
# Pee Bags

15 cheap but vital products that'll actually save your life during Electric Picnic

Aug 27th 2018, 4:35 PM 8,927 Views 0 Comments

It’s almost time.

# music - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Steel cups and banning plastic cutlery: How music festivals are trying to combat waste
# Sustainability
# Sustainability

Steel cups and banning plastic cutlery: How music festivals are trying to combat waste

Aug 18th 2018, 11:00 AM 17,334 Views 27 Comments

Litter is a big problem at many festivals.

# music - Friday 17 August, 2018

Jennifer Lopez is crediting her 'realness' for the noughties Juicy Couture tracksuit trend
# Music
From The Daily Edge
# Music

Jennifer Lopez is crediting her 'realness' for the noughties Juicy Couture tracksuit trend

Aug 17th 2018, 7:15 PM 5,714 Views 0 Comments

J-Lo says she ‘ shocked everyone when I decided to wear it!” – it was simplier times.

Hozier tickets went on sale this morning and by the sounds of it, nobody got near them
# Take Me To The Academy
From The Daily Edge
# Take Me To The Academy

Hozier tickets went on sale this morning and by the sounds of it, nobody got near them

Aug 17th 2018, 12:56 PM 5,870 Views 0 Comments

He’s set to play three dates in the Academy all for charity.

# music - Thursday 16 August, 2018

It's time we talked about why Leona Lewis' 'Bleeding Love' resonated so hard with us as teenagers
# Keep Bleeding
From The Daily Edge
# Keep Bleeding

It's time we talked about why Leona Lewis' 'Bleeding Love' resonated so hard with us as teenagers

Aug 16th 2018, 3:14 PM 5,993 Views 0 Comments

It was number one in Ireland for eight weeks back in 2007.

# music - Monday 13 August, 2018

Hozier to play three charity gigs in Dublin next month
# Take Me To Churrch
# Take Me To Churrch

Hozier to play three charity gigs in Dublin next month

Aug 13th 2018, 9:43 PM 21,307 Views 20 Comments

Three charities will benefit.

O'Hara's Brewery is launching a reusable steel pint cup at an Irish Festival this weekend
# Festivals
From The Daily Edge
# Festivals

O'Hara's Brewery is launching a reusable steel pint cup at an Irish Festival this weekend

Aug 13th 2018, 5:45 PM 3,172 Views 0 Comments

Another Love Story is one step closer to being a waste-free festival.

300 injured after promenade collapses at Spanish music festival
# Vigo
# Vigo

300 injured after promenade collapses at Spanish music festival

Aug 13th 2018, 1:19 PM 21,506 Views 4 Comments

The audience were watching a rap artist when the promenade caved in.

# music - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Cher is releasing an ABBA covers album and Twitter has a lot of feelings about it
# Dancing Queen
From The Daily Edge
# Dancing Queen

Cher is releasing an ABBA covers album and Twitter has a lot of feelings about it

Aug 9th 2018, 7:19 PM 3,521 Views 0 Comments

She IS the dancing queen.

# music - Friday 3 August, 2018

Pink's calling out paps who accused her of flaking on gigs to "chill" on the beach
# Pink
From The Daily Edge
# Pink

Pink's calling out paps who accused her of flaking on gigs to "chill" on the beach

Aug 3rd 2018, 3:15 PM 3,736 Views 0 Comments

The singer cancelled a concert in Sydney this week.

A Britney Spears fan made her laugh on stage and it's started a gas new concert trend
# Music
From The Daily Edge
# Music

A Britney Spears fan made her laugh on stage and it's started a gas new concert trend

Aug 3rd 2018, 2:15 PM 10,870 Views 0 Comments

It’s Britney, bitch.

Saint Sister just released a new music video by the same director as Hozier's 'Take Me To Church'
# Music
From The Daily Edge
# Music

Saint Sister just released a new music video by the same director as Hozier's 'Take Me To Church'

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:06 PM 2,315 Views 0 Comments

It’ll make you nostalgic for lost love, even if you’ve always been a single cat lady.

# music - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

10 Instagrams to follow if you need some style inspo for Electric Picnic
# Festival Fashion
From The Daily Edge
# Festival Fashion

10 Instagrams to follow if you need some style inspo for Electric Picnic

Aug 1st 2018, 9:00 PM 6,085 Views 3 Comments

Time to get outfit-planning.

# music - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Irish Country music and dancehalls: 'The cause of the ruin of hundreds of young girls'
# Column
# Column

Irish Country music and dancehalls: 'The cause of the ruin of hundreds of young girls'

Jul 28th 2018, 7:30 PM 43,601 Views 37 Comments

The Catholic Church campaigned against informal house dances and crossroads dances, seeing them as opportunities for immorality, writes Kevin Martin.

Mary Berry joined Rick Astley on stage to play drums at a UK festival last night
# Silly Season
From The Daily Edge
# Silly Season

Mary Berry joined Rick Astley on stage to play drums at a UK festival last night

Jul 28th 2018, 1:50 PM 3,977 Views 0 Comments

No, you are not about to be rick-rolled.

Sean Kingston has been spotted in Liffey Valley several times and people on Twitter are really confused
# Sean Kingston
From The Daily Edge
# Sean Kingston

Sean Kingston has been spotted in Liffey Valley several times and people on Twitter are really confused

Jul 28th 2018, 9:45 AM 13,955 Views 0 Comments

Yes, Sean Kingston the singer.

# music - Friday 27 July, 2018

Which Sugababe Are You?
# Sugababes
From The Daily Edge
# Sugababes

Which Sugababe Are You?

Jul 27th 2018, 9:00 PM 5,582 Views 1 Comment

There’s plenty to choose from, anyway.

7 of the most unmissable songs to hear at All Together Now
# Festivals
From The Daily Edge
# Festivals

7 of the most unmissable songs to hear at All Together Now

Jul 27th 2018, 4:09 PM 5,612 Views 1 Comment

The best choons from Fleet Foxes to Kelela to Villagers