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# musician - Monday 29 October, 2018

'I did one gig and 12 people turned up': Irish musicians make documentary about reality of touring

The documentary looks at what happened when three independent musicians teamed up to tour Ireland.

# musician - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Musician Chas Hodges dies after cancer battle

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

# musician - Saturday 3 February, 2018

'He was the One Direction of his day': These musicians want to resurrect the almost-forgotten Thomas Moore

Thanks to Moore, we have Irish songs and music that would have died with end of oral history.

# musician - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Singer Tom Petty dies aged 66 RIP

Singer Tom Petty dies aged 66

The iconic musician was rushed to hospital on Sunday night after going into cardiac arrest.

# musician - Monday 20 February, 2017

Musician loses damages claim after falling into moat while allegedly 'spinning around looking at the stars'

Philippe Clark fell into the moat at a Martello Tower in south Dublin where he had been given permission to perform.

# musician - Saturday 12 November, 2016

"He watched the Late Late Show": The night an unknown Jeff Buckley played the Trinity Ball

The musician, who covered Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah, died in 1997.

# musician - Friday 22 April, 2016

Police have "no reason to believe" Prince took his own life

The iconic musician was found unresponsive in a lift at his Paisley Park estate

# musician - Monday 22 February, 2016

Irish musician in induced coma following an accident in Portugal

Niall Dennehy is a member of the soul and jazz group Art Crimes.

# musician - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

American Pie singer Don McLean arrested on domestic violence charge

He posted bail yesterday.

# musician - Friday 18 December, 2015

Elderly musician overwhelmed with responses to ad asking for people to jam with him

“I’ve missed playing, and when I do play now it makes me feel better and young again.”

From The Daily Edge An elderly musician put out a request for people to jam with, and got loads of responses Let's Jam

An elderly musician put out a request for people to jam with, and got loads of responses

“I’ve missed playing, and when I do play now it makes me feel better and young again.”

# musician - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Lady Marmalade writer and influential New Orleans musician Allen Toussaint has died RIP

Lady Marmalade writer and influential New Orleans musician Allen Toussaint has died

He penned hundreds of hits, including Working in a Coal Mine.

# musician - Friday 17 July, 2015

Imelda May reveals marital split on Facebook to "dispel any bad rumours"

She said that “the papers are running with it soon”.

# musician - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

The trailer for the critically acclaimed Amy Winehouse documentary is finally here

Some critics say it could be headed for an Oscar.

# musician - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

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

Rapper Afroman arrested for punching female fan on stage

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

Rapper Afroman arrested after punching female fan on stage Because I Got High This post contains videos

Rapper Afroman arrested after punching female fan on stage

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

# musician - Thursday 5 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge So Michael Stipe was hanging around a barbershop in Dublin last night... Shiny Happy Barbers

# musician - Monday 29 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge You need to hear this majestic French horn cover of Outkast's Hey Ya Like A Polaroid Picture

You need to hear this majestic French horn cover of Outkast's Hey Ya

Lend us some sugar. We are your neighbours.

# musician - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guy remixes annoying iPhone ringtones into surprisingly good dance tune Marimba

Guy remixes annoying iPhone ringtones into surprisingly good dance tune

You can make music out of ANYTHING.

# musician - Friday 16 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish singer Hozier to appear on The Ellen Show Take Us To Church

Irish singer Hozier to appear on The Ellen Show

The Wicklow man is the toast of the US.

# musician - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here's Gay Byrne interviewing Kate Bush in 1978 This Woman's Work

Here's Gay Byrne interviewing Kate Bush in 1978

The singer had just released Wuthering Heights, at the tender age of 19.

# musician - Thursday 24 October, 2013

"Taidhg, my beloved, was an organ donor": Mother of musician killed in car crash in heartfelt appeal

Taidhg Burke, bass player with recent Hot Press cover stars The Calvanists, died following a car crash in Bantry last weekend.

# musician - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Musician Jim Corr settles €1.4m debt with ACC Bank

The only male member of Irish family band The Corrs was due to be cross-examined by ACC Bank at the Commercial Court today.

# musician - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Kid's cymbal breaks mid-performance, hilarity ensues Star Spangled Banner

VIDEO: Kid's cymbal breaks mid-performance, hilarity ensues

No one could have predicted that reaction.

# musician - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

And the winner is... Video about fatal shop fire wins Turner prize Art

And the winner is... Video about fatal shop fire wins Turner prize

Relative unknown Elizabeth Price won the £25,000 Turner prize last night for her work based on a fire at a high street shop in Britain in the 1970s.

# musician - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Remember MySpace? It's got a new face The Social Network This post contains images

Remember MySpace? It's got a new face

The Justin Timberlake-owned site has a new look as it tries to pull itself out of the doldrums.

# musician - Saturday 4 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Stevie Wonder and wife to divorce Celeb Split

Stevie Wonder and wife to divorce

The legendary singer is to divorce from his second wife, Kai Miller Morris.

# musician - Monday 7 February, 2011

From The Daily Edge Former Thin Lizzy guitarist Gary Moore dies at 58 RIP

Former Thin Lizzy guitarist Gary Moore dies at 58

The Belfast-born guitarist – who played with Thin Lizzy, Bob Dylan, George Harrison and many others – has passed away while on holiday in Spain.