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THE DRIFTERS OPTIMUM TOUR COMING FOR IRISH SHOWS THIS OCTOBER
News last updated: 30-07-2014
Fans can expect a setlist loaded with sixty years of massive hits such as Up On The Roof, Stand By Me, Be My Baby, Under The Boardwalk, Save The Last Dance For Me and many, many more.

JAKE BUGG LIVE AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE, OCTOBER 13 - EXTRA SHOW ADDED – OCTOBER 14
News last updated: 30-07-2014
Due to popular demand Jake Bugg has added an extra night at the Olympia Theatre on October 14th to his originally scheduled date the previous night. Jake will be joined by special guests, Northern Irish duo, Southern.

LIMITED NUMBER OF BEST SEATS RELEASED FOR ENNIO MORRICONE AT THE O2
News last updated: 29-07-2014
A limited number of hospitality packages for Ennio Morricone’s hugely anticipated O2 concert on Friday 12th December have just become available.

JIMMY CARR ADDS EXTRA OLYMPIA THEATRE DATE DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND - TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY
News last updated: 29-07-2014
Jimmy Carr has announced a brand new tour Funny Business coming to The Olympia Theatre - much to his Irish fans delight.

THE FRAY WITH SPECIAL GUESTS RAGLANS THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 28-07-2014
Grammy nominated band The Fray will play a headline show in The Olympia Theatre on the 23rd of September. Tickets priced at €30 are on sale now from ticketmaster. New album Helios is out now.

ASLAN ANNOUNCE OLYMPIA THEATRE SHOW - SATURDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 2014 - TICKETS ON SALE THIS THURSDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 28-07-2014
Following their spectacular comeback shows at The Olympia this past May, Aslan have just announced a new date at the iconic Dublin venue on Saturday September 20th 2014

NICKY BYRNE & PETER ANDRE JOIN ANT & DEC TO DELIVER DUBLIN TAKEAWAY ON TOUR
News last updated: 25-07-2014
NICKY BYRNE AND PETER ANDRE REVEALED AS STAR GUESTS FOR DUBLIN DATES WITH ANT AND DEC ON FIRST EVER LIVE TOUR

GOGOL BORDELLO RETURN TO DUBLIN FOR DECEMBER SHOW AT THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 25-07-2014
If there was ever a way to round off the year this is it. Gogol Bordello are coming back to Dublin on December 16th to play The Academy.

THE ORIGINAL RUDEBOYS ADD FRESH RE AS SPECIAL GUESTS FOR OLYMPIA
News last updated: 25-07-2014
The Original Rudeboys play an all ages headline show at The Olympia Theatre on Friday 5th September. Fresh Re have just been confirmed as special guests.

JEDWARD ANNOUNCE FULLY SEATED OLYMPIA SHOW - FRIDAY 24 OCTOBER - TICKETS ON SALE 9AM THIS FRIDAY
News last updated: 24-07-2014
Renowned for their live shows, Jedward have just confirmed a special live date at the Olympia Theatre on Friday October 24th 2014. Tickets for the show, priced €30 inclusive of booking fee go on sale this Friday at 9am through Ticketmaster outlets nationwide, www.ticketmaster.ie and the Olympia Theatre box office. VIP packages will also go on sale this Friday via Ticketmaster.

THE AMAZING SNAKEHEADS TO PLAY A HEADLINE SHOW IN THE GRAND SOCIAL ON THE 19TH OF OCTOBER!
News last updated: 23-07-2014
The Amazing snakeheads have announced a headline show in The Grand Social on the 19th of October. Tickets are priced at €15 and go on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster.

PAUL HEATON AND JACQUI ABBOTT ANNOUNCE IRISH TOUR DATES INCLUDING AN OLYMPIA THEATRE PERFORMANCE ON 28 OCT - TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 23-07-2014
Following their ecstatically received, sold out performance at Dublin’s Academy this past June, Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott have announced details of extensive Irish tour dates this Autumn including a show at The Olympia Theatre on 28th October 2014.

MASTODON LIVE AT ACADEMY, 19TH NOVEMBER WITH SUPPORT FROM BIG BUSINESS & KROKODIL – NOW SOLD OUT!
News last updated: 22-07-2014
Heavy rock icons Mastodon, announced a headline show at Dublin’s Academy later this year to support the bands sixth album called “Once More ‘Round the sun”.

GEORGE EZRA WILL PLAY A HEADLINE SHOW IN THE ACADEMY ON THE 13TH OF OCTOBER!
News last updated: 22-07-2014
Following an outstanding performance at Longitude George Ezra has announced he will return to Dublin to play a headline show in The Academy on October 13th.

MAN IN THE MIRROR - TRIBUTE TO MICHAEL JACKSON THE OLYMPIA THEATRE - 1ST NOVEMBER 2014
News last updated: 22-07-2014
To mark the fifth anniversary of Michael Jackson's untimely death, MCD Productions and The Olympia Theatre are proud to present MAN IN THE MIRROR, a musical tribute to Michael Jackson live in The Olympia Theatre on Saturday 1st November 2014

EAGULLS ANNOUNCE A DUBLIN SHOW AT ACADEMY 2: 23RD OCTOBER WITH SPECIAL GUESTS THE #1’S
News last updated: 22-07-2014
Following an incredible performance at Longitude Festival, Eagulls have announced a Dublin headline show at Academy 2

INTERPOL LIVE AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE: DUE TO DEMAND THIRD & FINAL SHOW ADDED ON FEBRUARY 12
News last updated: 22-07-2014
Interpol have announced a third & final date at the Olympia Theatre on February 12th having sold out the previously announced dates on February 10th and 11th.

ISRAEL NASH PLAYS UPSTAIRS AT WHELANS 6TH SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 21-07-2014
Israel Nash plays upstairs at Whelans
6th September | Tickets on sale Friday 25th July at 9am €12.60 inclusive of booking fee

SETH TROXLER THE ACADEMY // FRIDAY 19 SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 21-07-2014
Seth Troxler is bringing his world renowned show to Dublin on Friday September 19th. Tickets €25.40 including booking fee are on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster outlets and online at www.ticketmaster.ie

ELLA EYRE ANNOUNCES ACADEMY DUBLIN DATE ON OCTOBER TOUR
News last updated: 21-07-2014
With her magnificent mane of leonine hair, ferocious powerhouse soul vocal and impressively energetic live show, Ella Eyre has become an unstoppable force within British music.

MARIO ROSENSTOCK - GIFT GRUB LIVE 3 DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND 15 EXTRA DATES ADDED!
News last updated: 21-07-2014
We are delighted to announce that due to phenomenal demand an extra 15 dates have now been added for MARIO ROSENSTOCK GIFT GRUB LIVE 3 TOUR.

ROBERT PLANT CONFIRMS THE LAST INTERNATIONALE AS SPECIAL GUESTS FOR BELFAST AND DUBLIN
News last updated: 21-07-2014
Robert Plant And The Sensational Space Shifters will tour the UK and Ireland for 13 dates this November, stopping off at The Ulster Hall, Belfast on 23 November and Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on 24 November.

CLANNAD'S IRISH TOUR – TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
News last updated: 18-07-2014
Clannad, the Irish family group responsible for such timeless music as ‘Theme from Harry’s Game’, ‘In A Lifetime’, ‘I Will Find You’ and the sound track to the ‘Robin Of Sherwood’ TV series, have announced an Irish tour.

THE MIGHTY STEF AT THE SUGAR CLUB - 26TH SEPTEMBER 2014
News last updated: 17-07-2014
The Mighty Stef are currently in the US playing some summer shows in the run up to an Irish Tour, the centerpiece of which will be an evening in The Sugar Club, Dublin.

THE LINDISFARNE STORY 20TH FEBRUARY 2015 AT THE OLYMPIA
News last updated: 16-07-2014
Lindisfarne was Tyneside's best-loved band for over thirty years and The Lindisfarne Story is a celebration of the group's music and achievements.

SUMMER HEART IS COMING TO WHELANS FRIDAY OCTOBER 3RD!
News last updated: 14-07-2014
With over half a million plays on sound cloud, Summer Heart is bringing his summerwave anthems live to Whelans.

HOW NOW MRS BROWN COW AT THE O2 - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 09-07-2014
Following the release of D’Movie the Award Winning Mrs Brown’s Boys will be returning to The O2 December 15-19th 2015 with another hit show ‘How Now Mrs Brown Cow’ (Mrs Browns Boys sold out 5 nights at The O2 last December!).

WATSKY RETURNS TO THE ACADEMY - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 09-07-2014
Watsky has announced he will return to The Academy on Sunday 28th of September. Tickets €17 incl. booking fee are on sale now from www.ticketmaster.ie and Ticketmaster outlets nationwide. This is an over 14's show – strictly no alcohol.

THE BOXER REBELLION ANNOUNCED AN ACADEMY HEADLINE SHOW – 4TH OCTOBER 2014
News last updated: 08-07-2014
The Boxer Rebellion announced an Academy headline show – 4th October 2014

MICK FLANNERY ANNOUNCES OLYMPIA THEATRE SHOW - SATURDAY 18 OCTOBER 2014 - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 08-07-2014
Fresh from his stunning support slot for Elbow at Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Mick Flannery has announced a headline show at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Saturday 18 October 2014.

LUCIUS ANNOUNCE THEIR RETURN TO DUBLIN!
News last updated: 08-07-2014
Lucius return to Dublin with a headline show in Whelans, October 25th. Tickets €15 go on sale this Monday, the 23rd of June at 9am from ticketmaster.

CHRISTINA PERRI ANNOUNCES AN OLYMPIA THEATRE PERFORMANCE - 19 NOVEMBER 2014 - TICKETS ON SALE 9AM THIS FRIDAY
News last updated: 08-07-2014
Christina Perri has announced her highly anticipated Irish return at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on 19 November 2014 in support of her incredible new album ‘Head Or Heart’.

BLITZ KIDS THE ACADEMY 2 FRIDAY 26TH OF SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 08-07-2014
We’re pleased to announce that Blitz Kids are making a return to Ireland this September! Catch them in Belfast at the Oh Yeah Centre on Thursday 25th September, and in Dublin at the Academy 2 on Friday 26th

THE MAGIC NUMBERS ANNOUNCE AN ACADEMY PERFORMANCE - SATURDAY 27 SEPTEMBER - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY 9AM
News last updated: 08-07-2014
Much beloved UK rockers The Magic Numbers have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with a show at The Academy, Dublin on Saturday September 27th 2014

PAOLO NUTINI ANNOUNCES IRISH DATES ON BIGGEST TOUR
News last updated: 07-07-2014
Paolo Nutini has announced dates at the Odyssey Arena, Belfast on November 2nd and The O2, Dublin on November 3rd. Tickets on sale this Thursday at 9am

SUPPORT ANNOUNCED FOR VANCE JOYS UPCOMING SOLD OUT ACADEMY SHOW, 22ND SEPTEMBER IS EXRA VINE !
News last updated: 04-07-2014
VANCE JOY announces support from Ezra Vine
For his sold out show at Academy, Dublin 22nd September 2014

PAUL POTTS WITH GUEST SOPRANO MARGARET KEYS ADDS CASTLEBAR CONCERT TO IRISH TOUR
News last updated: 03-07-2014
Paul Potts has added a fourth concert to his upcoming Irish tour. Tickets for Royal Theatre, Castlebar go on sale on Thursday 10 July at 9am.

JJOE ELLIOTT’S DOWN N OUTZ COMES TO ACADEMY WITH SUPPORT FROM VEGA – ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 03-07-2014
DEF LEPPARD’S JOE ELLIOTT FRONTED PROJECT ANNOUNCE UK & EIRE TOUR DATES

WE WERE PROMISED JETPACKS WHELANS, 14TH SEPTEMBER 2014
News last updated: 03-07-2014
Following closely in the footsteps of The Twilight Sad and Frightened Rabbit, We Were Promised Jetpacks are yet another hugely talented young Scottish band added to the FatCat roster.

THE TERRACOTTA ARMY OF THE “FIRST EMPEROR OF CHINA” AT THE AMBASSADOR THEATRE OPENS TOMORROW 4TH JULY
News last updated: 03-07-2014
MCD Announcement Monday June 9th 10am: The world renowned exhibition Terracotta Warriors (The Terracotta Army of the "First Emperor of China" is coming to The Ambassador Theatre from July 4th.

​NEW FOUND GLORY LIVE AT THE ACADEMY – 12 NOVEMBER 2014
News last updated: 02-07-2014
New Found Glory have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with an exclusive headline performance at The Academy, Dublin on November 12th 2014

THE WHO ANNOUNCE "WHO HITS FIFTY" TOUR THIS NOVEMBER
News last updated: 01-07-2014
The WHO HITS 50 tour will see the band take their audience on an ‘Amazing Journey’ through their entire career from the days of THE HIGH NUMBERS to classic albums such as WHO’S NEXT, TOMMY, QUADROPHENIA, MY GENERATION, LIVE AT LEEDS up to the present day.

GLASTONBURY HEADLINERS KASABIAN ANNOUNCE IRISH TOUR DATES WITH SPECIAL GUESTS THE MACCABEES
News last updated: 01-07-2014
Kasabian have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with dates at The O2, Dublin on 8 December and Odyssey Arena, Belfast on 9 December 2014.
The Maccabbees are confirmed as special guests for both dates.

SMASH HIT COMEDY - 51 SHADES OF MAGGIE - THE OLYMPIA THEATRE THIS OCTOBER!
News last updated: 27-06-2014
The smash hit comedy Fifty One Shades of Maggie is coming to The Olympia Theatre for a limited run from the 7 - 11th October (it already has two hugely succesful Irish tours under it's belt!).

WALLIS BIRD ANNOUNCES A RETURN TO DUBLIN'S ACADEMY AS PART OF HER IRISH TOUR!
News last updated: 26-06-2014
Tickets for Wallis' headline Dublin show in The Academy are priced at €23 inclusive of booking fee and go on sale this Friday at 9am from ticketmaster.

SPIES HAVE ANNOUNCED A HEADLINE DUBLIN SHOW
News last updated: 25-06-2014
Dublin outfit Spies have announced a headline show in Whelans on Saturday, August 2nd. Tickets priced at €12 go on sale tomorrow at 9am from ticketmaster.

SHARON CORR ANNOUNCES A SUGAR CLUB PERFORMANCE - SATURDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 2014 - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 24-06-2014
Irish songstress Sharon Corr has just announced details of a highly anticipated live date at Dublin’s The Sugar Club on Saturday 20 September 2014.

SHANE FILAN - ‘YOU & ME' TOUR THE OLYMPIA THEATRE, 02 DECEMBER
News last updated: 19-06-2014
MCD are delighted to announce that Shane Filan is finishing his 'You & Me' Tour with a night at The Olympia Theatre Dublin on December 2nd. He sold out three nights at The Olympia when the tour launched last March, so this is sure to come as welcome news to fans who missed out the first time around.

THE NIGHT JOE DOLAN'S CAR BROKE DOWN - THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 19-06-2014
MCD Announcement 19 June: The hit music & comedy show The NIght Joe Dolan's Car Broke Down is returning to The Olympia Theatre from November 25th until November 29th

UB40 CONFIRMED FOR OLYMPIA THEATRE SHOW THIS OCTOBER - TICKETS ON SALE THURSDAY
News last updated: 19-06-2014
Reggae legends UB40 have confirmed a date at the Olympia Theatre on Wednesday 22nd of October.

THE MINUTES - RESCHEDULED DATE SATURDAY AUGUST 9TH
News last updated: 18-06-2014
Dublin's finest rock 'n' roll renegades are delighted to announce details of their rescheduled Dublin show.They'll play Whelans on Saturday the 9th of August.

GLASS ANIMALS ANNOUNCE WHELANS DATE - TICKETS ON SALE THIS WEDNESDAY
News last updated: 16-06-2014
Glass Animals are pleased to announce they will play Whelan's on Saturday 18th of October .

CLOUD BOAT ANNOUNCE DATE FOR UPSTAIRS AT WHELANS - TICKETS ON SALE TODAY
News last updated: 13-06-2014
British duo Cloud Boat will play Upstairs at Whelan's on Friday 17th of October as part of their upcoming tour to celebrate the release of their highly anticipated second album Model of You which is out on 21st July 2014.

MICHAEL McINTYRE HAPPY & GLORIOUS LIVE AT THE O2 NOVEMBER 2015 - TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
News last updated: 13-06-2014
Michael McIntyre returns to The O2 Dublin for two nights with his hotly anticipated brand new stand-up show Happy & Glorious.

ENRIQUE IGLESIAS & SPECIAL GUEST DEMI LOVATO SEX AND LOVE AT THE O2 - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 13-06-2014
Enrique Iglesias & special guest Demi Lovato brings his Sex and Love tour to The O2 on 23 November.

BOY & BOY ANNOUNCE DANCING YEARS AS SUPPORT FOR NOVEMBER HEADLINER
News last updated: 12-06-2014
It was on the road in America that BOY & BEAR began to write their 2013 sophomore full-length and Nettwerk debut Harlequin Dream

CHET FAKER LIVE AT ACADEMY, DUBLIN 18TH NOVEMBER 2014
News last updated: 11-06-2014
Following the success of debut album Built On Glass, Australia’s Chet Faker releases 1998, on 28th July through Future Classic and Opulent.

TWENTY ONE PILOTS GIG ANNOUNCEMENT
News last updated: 11-06-2014
Twenty one pilots have announced their highly anticipated return to Dublin! They'll play an over 14's headline show in The Academy on the 16th of November

ALT-J LIVE AT THE O2, DUBLIN ON SATURDAY, 27 SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 09-06-2014
alt-J today announce the release of their second album, This Is All Yours, the highly anticipated follow-up to their million-selling Mercury Prize-winning debut record, An Awesome Wave.

MILTON JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DAFT - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 06-06-2014
Yes him with the loud shirts and messed up hair from Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo, Michael McIntyre’s Roadshow and multiple series on Radio 4.

FRESH RE AT THE ACADEMY 2 23RD AUGUST 2014
News last updated: 06-06-2014
End of summer party with Fresh Ré and very special guest Jordan O’Keefe from BGT

SOJA HAVE ANNOUNCED A HEADLINE SHOW IN THE ACADEMY OCTOBER 21ST
News last updated: 06-06-2014
Soja have announced a headline show in The Academy on the on the 21st of October.

NOEL FIELDING & FRIENDS - EXTRA OLYMPIA THEATRE DATE ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 06-06-2014
Expect a magical mix of Noel's unique brand of stand up comedy, live animation, music and some of Fielding's best known TV characters (such as The Moon and Fantasy Man).

AVI BUFFALO TO PLAY WHELANS THIS OCTOBER!
News last updated: 03-06-2014
Avi Buffalo will release At Best Cuckold on CD / LP / DL September 5th in Ireland, 8th in Europe and 9th in North America via Sub Pop.

PHOX ANNOUNCE SHOW AT THE SUGAR CLUB - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 03-06-2014
PHOX will play The Sugar Club on November 9th. Tickets €13 incl. booking fee are on sale now from Ticketmaster and Ticketmaster outlets.

THE SUBWAYS ANNOUNCE ACADEMY 2 SHOW
News last updated: 03-06-2014
THE SUBWAYS are one of the most exciting live bands on the current touring circuit, thrilling crowds with their explosive rock sound and wild stage performances.

BLACK VEIL BRIDES WEDNESDAY 15TH OCTOBER AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 03-06-2014
Black Veil Brides, have announced they will release their fourth album (Title TBC) on 27th October 2014 via Lava/Island Records.

DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND ERASURE HAVE ADDED SECOND OLYMPIA THEATRE DATE - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 30-05-2014
Due to phenomenal demand Erasure have announced a second show at the Olympia Theatre on November 10th. Tickets €39.50 incl. booking fee on sale now from www.ticketmaster.ie and Ticketmaster outlets nationwide. Erasure (Vince Clarke and Andy Bell) announced details of a worldwide tour in autumn to coincide with the release of their brand new album,The Violet Flame, out on 22 September 2014 on Mute Records.

LA ROUX TO PLAY A HEADLINE SHOW IN THE ACADEMY THIS NOVEMBER!
News last updated: 30-05-2014
La Roux has announced ‘Uptight Downtown’ as the first single to be released from her forthcoming new album ‘Trouble In Paradise’.

BETH NIELSEN CHAPMAN: CONFIRMS A REGIONAL TOUR, WITH HER HEADLINE SHOW AT WHELANS
News last updated: 29-05-2014
Beth Nielsen Chapman will be releasing her latest single “Simple Things” on 26 September. Taken from her 2014 album Uncovered, the release of the single will coincide with a nationwide tour of Ireland.

ASKING ALEXANDRIA ANNOUNCE SPECIAL GUESTS FOR OCTOBER OLYMPIA SHOW
News last updated: 28-05-2014
After TWO sold out Academy, Dublin dates in 2013, ASKING ALEXANDRIA return to play Dublin’s Olympia Theatre in October! The Ghost Inside, Crown The Empire and Secrets have been added as special guests.


THE AUSTRALIAN PINK FLOYD SHOW ANNOUNCE BELFAST AND DUBLIN DATES
News last updated: 26-05-2014
The Australian Pink Floyd Show has announced Belfast & Dublin dates for February 2015. They will perform live at The Waterfront Hall on 15 February and The Olympia Theatre on 16 February.

SLASH KICKS OFF EUROPEAN TOUR AT THE O2, DUBLIN ON NOVEMBER 10TH - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY
News last updated: 26-05-2014
SLASH feat. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators have announced that they will open their European at The O2, Dublin on November 10th.

BAND OF SKULLS ANNOUNCE DZ DEATHRAYS AS SPECIAL GUESTS FOR THEIR UPCOMING DUBLIN SHOW
News last updated: 23-05-2014
Band of Skulls will play The Academy Dublin on the 29th of October! DZ Deathrays will be special guests on the night. Tickets priced at €17 are on sale now via ticketmaster

THE HOLD STEADY ANNOUNCE IRISH RETURN AT THE ACADEMY - SATURDAY 18 OCTOBER - TICKETS ON SALE TUESDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 23-05-2014
The Hold Steady have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with a show at The Academy, Dublin on Saturday 18 October 2014.

SYLVAN ESSO ANNOUNCE A HEADLINE SHOW IN THE WORKMANS CLUB OCTOBER 7TH
News last updated: 22-05-2014
Tickets €13 go on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster.

Sylvan Esso was not meant to be a band. Rather, Amelia Meath had written a song called "Play It Right" and sung it with her trio Mountain Man. She's met Nick Sanborn, an electronic producer working under the name Made of Oak, in passing on a shared bill in a small club somewhere.

REAL ESTATE LIVE AT THE ACADEMY – 22 OCTOBER 2014
News last updated: 22-05-2014
Ahead of their sold out show at Whelan’s next Tuesday, New Jersey’s Real Estate have announced a new Irish headline date at The Academy on October 22nd 2014.

THE 'LIVE' LAST WALTZ THE OLYMPIA THEATRE – FRIDAY 26 SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 16-05-2014
A spectacular live 2 hour re-creation of one of the most iconic concerts in rock history, THE BAND'S "THE LAST WALTZ"With a ten piece band, full brass section, and all the special guests.

CHRIS DE BURGH AT BORD GAIS ENERGY THEATRE – TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 14-05-2014
In support of his brand new studio album, The Hands of Man, out this Autumn, Chris de Burgh brings his European tour to The Bord Gais Energy Theatre on 6th May 2015 for a night of his best loved hits and live cuts from his new record.

BRENDAN GRACE LIVE AT THE GAIETY THEATRE – TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 14-05-2014
Irish comedian and singer Brendan Grace has announced a short run of dates at The Gaiety Theatre with his new show “An Audience With His Grace” from 25th – 28th March 2015.

MØ RESCHEDULED DATE ANNOUNCEMENT - THE ACADEMY DUBLIN – 4 NOVEMBER 2014
News last updated: 14-05-2014
Danish songstress MØ has announced a new rescheduled date at The Academy on November 4th 2014.

All previously bought tickets remain valid for the new show.

THE JANOSKIANS GOT CAKE TOUR 2014 *DUE TO DEMAND – SECOND OLYMPIA DATE ADDED*
News last updated: 13-05-2014
Due to Phenomenal public demand The Janoskians have added a second Dublin date at The Olympia Theatre on September 2nd 2014. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster

FIRST AID KIT ANNOUNCE OLYMPIA THEATRE PERFORMANCE - THURSDAY 18 SEPTEMBER 2014 - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 13-05-2014
Swedish duo First Aid Kit have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with a show at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Thursday September 18th 2014.

GUERILLA DAYS IN IRELAND AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE: AUGUST 27 – 31 2014
News last updated: 12-05-2014
Following its sell-out run at The Olympia Theatre last year, the smash hit sell-out show Guerilla Days in Ireland returns to the Dublin venue this August for another highly anticipated run. Tickets are on sale now from Ticketmaster.ie and directly from the venue.

FRAMING HANLEY AT ACADEMY 2 - 25TH OCTOBER 2014
News last updated: 12-05-2014
Nashville, TN based four piece Framing Hanley release their album The Sum Of Who We Are in the UK today. The band can now also announce they will be back for a headline tour of the UK this October.

THE ANTLERS ANNOUNCE AN OLYMPIA THEATRE PERFORMANCE - THURSDAY 30 OCTOBER - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 06-05-2014
The Antlers have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with a show at The Olympia Theatre on Thursday October 30th 2014.

JOSHUA RADIN LIVE AT THE ACADEMY – 6 AUGUST 2014
News last updated: 02-05-2014
Ohio native Joshua Radin has just announced details of his highly anticipated return to Ireland with a show at The Academy. Dublin on August 6th 2014

DAVID GUETTA AND STEVE ANGELLO FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2014
News last updated: 30-04-2014
Tennent’s Lager and MCD are hugely excited to announce that David Guetta will headline this year’s Tennent’s Vital on bank holiday weekend Sunday 24th August. He’ll be joined by fellow dance music icon Steve Angello. Bringing the atmosphere of some of the world’s biggest superclubs to Boucher Road Playing Fields, Tennent’s Vital fans are in for an unforgettable night of electronic music over the August bank holiday weekend.

ONEREPUBLIC LIVE AT THE O2 WITH SPECIAL GUESTS: KONGOS – SUNDAY 19 OCTOBER 2014
News last updated: 29-04-2014
OneRepublic have announced Kongos as main support for their biggest Irish headline show to date at The O2 on Sunday, October 19th 2014.

ANDREA BOCELLI TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT 2014 BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARDS
News last updated: 24-04-2014
Prolific singer/songwriter and Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli is receiving a lifetime achievement honour at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards.

SAXON AT THE ACADEMY DUBLIN – FRIDAY 5 DECEMBER 2014
News last updated: 15-04-2014
Metal legends Saxon have announced a Dublin date as part of their 35th Anniversary World Tour at The Academy on Friday 5th of December 2014.

IL DIVO ANNOUNCE TONY AND OLIVIER AWARD WINING SINGER LEA SALONGA AS A SPECIAL GUEST FOR THEIR UPCOMING O2 SHOW
News last updated: 11-04-2014
IL DIVO "IL DIVO - A MUSICAL AFFAIR:
THE GREATEST SONGS OF BROADWAY LIVE" ON THE ROAD

SINGLEHOOD ANNOUNCES A 3 NIGHT RUN IN THE OLYMPIA THEATRE THIS SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 10-04-2014
After a sell out run at the Dublin Fringe Festival, the show that had people queuing down the streets of Temple bar for return tickets is coming to The Olympia theatre this September!

DISNEY ON ICE CELEBRATES 100 YEARS OF MAGIC
News last updated: 09-04-2014
A One-of-a-Kind Skating Spectacular Features More Than 60 Disney Stars

JON RICHARDSON COMING TO THE OLYMPIA THEATRE IN OCTOBER
News last updated: 09-04-2014
2013 British Comedy Award Best Male Comic nominee Jon is checking his tyre pressures, hoovering his floor mats and putting an emergency packed lunch in the boot of his car, ready to hit the road again with a brand new tour ‘Nidiot’.

BLACK STONE CHERRY LIVE AT THE ACADEMY – THURSDAY OCTOBER 23 2014
News last updated: 08-04-2014
Black Stone Cherry have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with an exclusive headline performance at The Academy, Dublin on Thursday October 23rd 2014

CHRIS REA THE LAST OPEN ROAD TOUR AT OLYMPIA THEATRE SAT 6TH DEC AND WATERFRONT, BELFAST SUN 7TH DEC
News last updated: 08-04-2014
Chris Rea 'The Last Open Road Tour' comes to the Olympia Theatre on Saturday 6th and The Waterfront Belfast on Sunday 7th of December and a New Album Due in September.

BALLYTURK - A NEW PLAY BY ENDA WALSH STARRING CILLIAN MURPHY, MIKEL MURFI & STEPHEN REA - LIMITED RUN AT OLYMPIA
News last updated: 07-04-2014
MCD, in association with Landmark Productions and Galway Arts Festival, is delighted to announce that the hugely anticipated play Ballyturk by Enda Walsh will come to The Olympia Theatre this August.

ELECTRIC SIX PLUS GUESTS THE ACADEMY SATURDAY NOVEMBER 29TH 2014
News last updated: 07-04-2014
Electric Six return to The Academy on Saturday 29th of November. Tickets €20 incl. booking fee go on sale from Ticketmaster.ie and Ticketmaster outlets.

SAGE FRANCIS AT THE SUGAR CLUB 12TH OCTOBER 2014
News last updated: 07-04-2014
After a 4-year hiatus, the indie rap icon is taking his signature style of hip-hop and performance art back on the road to support the June 2014 release of “COPPER GONE” on STRANGE FAMOUS RECORDS.

THE SATURDAYS THE OLYMPIA THEATRE – SEPTEMBER 17 2014 - TICKETS ON SALE NEXT WEDNESDAY AT 10AM
News last updated: 03-04-2014
Pop Icons The Saturdays have announced their much anticipated return to Ireland with a show at The Olympia Theatre on September 17th 2014

MICHAEL BUBLE - DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND - EXTRA DATES ADDED
News last updated: 03-04-2014
MICHAEL BUBLE, LIVE at the Odyssey Arena, Belfast - tickets on-sale NOW

THE KILLERS AND BASTILLE ARE FIRST ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2014
News last updated: 01-04-2014
Tennent’s Vital is back for 2014 and Tennent’s Lager and MCD are hugely excited to announce that The Killers will bring the bright lights of Vegas to Boucher Road Playing Fields on Thursday 21st August when they headline Tennent’s Vital 2014

BLACKBERRY SMOKE LIVE AT THE ACADEMY, 15TH OCTOBER 2014
News last updated: 31-03-2014
Live at the Academy, 15th October 2014
Tickets on sale now from Ticketmaster, €17 inclusive of booking fee

DRAGONFORCE AT WHELANS, 21ST SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 31-03-2014
DragonForce are a band the vital statistics of which are well known by now. Album sales figures in the millions, the Grammy nod, the sold-out world tours, the lightspeed guitar work and that Guitar Hero tie-in.

DIVERSITY - LIMITLESS: THE REBOOT - THE O2 15 DECEMBER - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 28-03-2014
After wowing audiences last winter with their astounding ‘Limitless’ show, Diversity have announced ‘Limitless – The Reboot’ tour coming to the O2 Dublin on 15 December.

HOWIE THE ROOKIE AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE 11 NOVEMBER – 15 NOVEMBER 2014
News last updated: 26-03-2014
Landmark Productions in association with MCD will bring the multi award winning play Howie The Rookie by Mark O’Rowe starring Love/Hate’s Tom Vaughan-Lawlor to Dublin’s Olympia Theatre this November 2014.

ARCHITECTS PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS AT THE ACADEMY DUBLIN - 20TH AUGUST 2014
News last updated: 19-03-2014
Following the release of their brand new album “Lost Forever, Lost Together” Architects will travel to Dublin to headline an Academy Dublin show.

KYLIE ANNOUNCES HER EUROPEAN TOUR INCLUDING DATES IN DUBLIN & BELFAST
News last updated: 17-03-2014
Kylie, whose first single from her new album charted in the Irish Top 10 this weekend, today announces the Kiss Me Once Tour including dates at The O2, Dublin and Odyssey Arena, Belfast in November.

OMID DJAJILI ANNOUNCES OLYMPIA THEATRE DATE - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 28-02-2014
He’s back on tour with a new show, following a sell-out four week West-End residency and a sold-out season at the Edinburgh Festival.

BEN MONTAGUE HAS CONFIRMED ACADEMY 2 SHOW
News last updated: 26-02-2014
British singer songwriter Ben Montague has confirmed he will play The Academy 2 on Thursday 2nd of October

THE DOORS ALIVE RETURN TO THE ACADEMY ON FRIDAY 5TH DECEMBER
News last updated: 24-02-2014
The Doors Alive will return to The Academy for a very special midnight show on Friday 5th of December 2014. Tickets €15.00 including booking fee are on sale this Wednesday at 10am from www.ticketmaster.ie and Ticketmaster outlets. The Doors Alive never fail to impress, having garnered a strong fan base they continue to sell out shows in Dublin.

THE SPECIALS AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE DUBLIN ULSTER HALL BELFAST
News last updated: 18-02-2014
Coventry legends THE SPECIALS have announced a UK & Ireland tour for 2014, which sees them celebrate five years since they first reformed.

LADY GAGAS ARTRAVE: THE ARTPOP BALL - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 14-02-2014
Due to Overwhelming Demand, A Third and Final London O2 Concert Added to UK tourSupporting Number-One Bestselling Album ARTPOP

PAUL HOLLYWOOD - GET YOUR BAKE ON!
News last updated: 13-02-2014
Paul Hollywood’s first live tour, which promises an evening of fun stories, demos and audience participation, will span over 47 dates which include two shows at The Olympia Theatre on 17 & 18 November and The Waterfront Hall Belfast on 19 November.

AMON AMARTH PLUS GUESTS, AT THE ACADEMY WEDNESDAY 13TH AUGUST
News last updated: 03-02-2014
Swedish melodic death metal band Amon Amarth have announced they will play Dublin's The Academy on Wednesday 13th of August.

JEFF WAYNE'S MUSICAL VERSION OF THE WAR OF THE WORLDS AT THE O2 - NEW DOOR & SHOW TIMES ANNOUNCED
News last updated: 20-01-2014
Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour in 2012, one of the most ground-breaking tours of all time, Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War of The Worlds is to return for the sixth and final time to The O2 on 27th November 2014.

ROSS NOBLE TO BRING BRAND NEW SHOW 'TANGENTLEMAN' TO CORK AND DUBLIN THIS DECEMBER
News last updated: 20-01-2014
7th December Cork Opera House
9th December 2014 The Olympia Theatre

GAME RESCHEDULES DUBLIN DATE TO NEXT FEBRUARY
News last updated: 27-11-2013
Game has been forced to reschedule his forthcoming tour which includes a Dublin date 18 December at The Academy.

TYLER WARD CANCELLED
News last updated: 15-11-2013
We regret to inform you Tyler Ward has been forced to cancel his two Irish dates this weekend.

Due to logistical issues, Tyler Ward's two Irish dates this weekend will not be going ahead. Refunds are available from point of purchase.

SANTA’S PLAYLAND - A MAGICAL CHRISTMAS PARADISE OPENS SATURDAY NOVEMBER 30TH AT THE AMBASSADOR THEATRE
News last updated: 11-11-2013
One of this Christmas' biggest events is here!

ANT & DEC TAKE TAKEAWAY ON TOUR - EXTRA SHOWS ADDED
News last updated: 08-11-2013
Due to phenomenal demand, two extra shows announced
Saturday 23rd August: matinee & evening

LEE EVANS MONSTERS TOUR - EXTRA O2 DATE ADDED - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 04-10-2013
WIRED AND WONDERFUL was huge… XL was big… BIG was even bigger… ROADRUNNER was record breaking… and now the legendary Lee Evans embarks on his most ambitious tour to date.

MADINA LAKE CANCELLATION OF SHOW
News last updated: 22-08-2013
Dearest River People, family and friends of Madina,
With regret, circumstances have forced us to trim a few dates from our Farewell tour in September.

80,000 - THANK YOU
News last updated: 19-08-2013
MCD Productions & Slane Castle wish to extend their gratitude and thanks to all those who made the Slane concert a great and enjoyable success.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR COACH OPERATORS RE. EMINEM AT SLANE CASTLE
News last updated: 16-08-2013
Click here to see the Coach & Bus Operators Information Notice

OXEGEN 2014 - ANNOUNCEMENT
News last updated: 06-08-2013
t is with regret that MCD announce that OXEGEN will not take place this year due to lack of suitable Headline Acts which combined with the financial demands by local agencies make it no longer viable to stage the Festival in its current form.

PHOENIX PARK 2013
News last updated: 15-07-2013
Following the conclusion of the Phoenix Park concerts 2013, MCD Productions & Festival Republic wish to extend their gratitude and thanks to all those who made the shows a great success, in particular the local residents and their local community, the Office of Public Works, Dublin City Council, An Garda Siochana & security personnel, Medical staff, Dublin Fire Brigade, the many Artists, crews and all those involved in running the event, not least the many thousands of very well behaved fans who made the whole experience special.

Thank you,

MCD Productions & Festival Republic

PHOENIX PARK PUBLIC INFORMATION NOTICE
News last updated: 12-07-2013
CLICK HERE FOR THE PUBLIC INFORMATION NOTICE

TRASH TALK WHELANS FRIDAY 12TH JULY POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
News last updated: 08-07-2013
Refunds available from point of purchase

MODEST MOUSE HAVE CANCELLED THEIR EUROPEAN TOUR
News last updated: 06-06-2013
Anyone who purchased a Sunday Day Ticket and wishes to obtain a refund due to the non appearance of Modest Mouse, can do so from point of purchase up to the 30th of June .

THE WHO'S PETE TOWNSHEND SENDS MESSAGE TO IRISH FANS
News last updated: 11-02-2013
Ahead of The Who’s highly anticipated arena shows in Dublin and Belfast this summer, Pete Townshend has sent a message especially to Irish fans.

MILO GREENE’S UPSTAIRS AT WHELAN’S SHOW CANCELLED DUE TO SCHEDULING DIFFICULTIES
News last updated: 16-01-2013
Milo Greene’s free show Upstairs at Whelan’s on January 26th has been cancelled due to promotional scheduling difficulties.

THE HISTORY OF SLANE CASTLE
News last updated: 12-09-2012
The History of Slane Castle

PHOENIX PARK REPORT
News last updated: 07-09-2012
Report Prepared on behalf of MCD Productions.

Garda Marlay Park Concerts 23rd, 24th and 25th August 2012 Day 3
News last updated: 25-08-2012
Marlay Park Concerts 23rd, 24th and 25th August 2012 Day 3

OXFAM IRELAND - ENDING POVERTY STARTS WITH WOMEN
News last updated: 23-07-2012
"Our team of festival volunteers braved the Irish summer to banter with gig-goers about our gender justice campaign, Ending Poverty Starts With Women. The campaign aims to reframe development and place women rights at the centre of the debate."

OXEGEN DONATES €70,000 TO LOCAL CHARITIES AND COMMUNITY GROUPS
News last updated: 20-02-2012
A total of twenty-four charities and community groups in the Naas area are to receive €70,000 between them thanks to a donation from Oxegen promoters MCD.

MCD GUESTLIST CHARITY DONATIONS
News last updated: 15-09-2009
Guests donate 2,178.50 euro for Hospice.


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