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YEARS & YEARS OLYMPIA THEATRE, DUBLIN FRIDAY - NOVEMBER 6TH
News last updated: 30-06-2015
BBC Sound Of 2015 winners Years & Years have today announced news of their first headline Irish show at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Friday November 6th 2015.

LIANNE LA HAVAS, LIVE AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE THIS DECEMBER!
News last updated: 30-06-2015
Lianne La Havas made a huge breakthrough with her Top 5 debut album ‘Is Your Love Big Enough?’ which sold 200,000 copies and won Album of the Year at iTunes as well as Barclaycard Mercury Prize and Ivor Novello Best Album nominations.

OLIVER CALLAN ANNOUNCES LIVE SHOW AT SOLSTICE ARTS CENTRE
News last updated: 29-06-2015
Award-winning satirical impressionist Oliver Callan has added a live show at Solstice Arts Centre on 10th October due to demand.

AVICII MARLAY PARK - EXTRA TICKETS RELEASED AND ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 29-06-2015
Avicii has released a limited number of extra tickets for his sold out concert at Marlay Park next Friday 3rd July. Extra tickets are available now from Ticketmaster.

LONGITUDE 2015 - ONLY 3 WEEKS TO GO!
News last updated: 26-06-2015
With the countdown to Longitude well and truly underway even more acts have been added to this summer’s stellar line up alongside the return of the Red Bull Music Academy to Marlay Park.

LADY LAMB WILL RETURN TO DUBLIN THIS SEPTEMBER!!
News last updated: 26-06-2015
Lady Lamb (formerly Lady Lamb The Beekeeper) is the moniker of Maine-raised now Brooklyn based singer/songwriter and multi-instumentalist Aly Spaltro,

RHODES UPSTAIRS AT WHELANS, 15TH JULY
News last updated: 25-06-2015
Upstairs at Whelans, 15th July
Tickets will go on sale Friday, 26th June at 9am
€15 inclusive of booking fee – This show is over 18’s I.D will be required

NEW EVENT LICENSING ARRANGEMENTS
News last updated: 23-06-2015
MCD are currently reviewing the new event licensing arrangements following this afternoon's release.

KACEY MUSGRAVES THE ACADEMY – THURSDAY 12 NOVEMBER 2015 - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 23-06-2015
Country starlet Kacey Musgraves has just announced details of her much anticipated Irish return with a show at The Academy, Dublin on Thursday 12 November 2015

BAILEY MCCONNELL LIVE AT THE ACADEMY 2 AUGUST 20TH
News last updated: 23-06-2015
Bailey McConnell has announced a headline gig at The Academy 2 Dublin on August 20 as part of his UK and Ireland #Crystalise Tour.

EUROVISION 2015 WINNER MÅNS ZELMERLÖW ANNOUNCES OLYMPIA THEATRE SHOW - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 22-06-2015
Måns Zelmerlöw, Swedish winner of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, has today announced that he will kick off a 17 date European tour at The Olympia Theatre.

BEST COAST, LIVE AT THE ACADEMY THIS OCTOBER!
News last updated: 22-06-2015
If you have ever lived in California, you know what nighttime here feels like. You know what the sky looks like when those epic sunsets begin, and you understand that feeling and the way things change when the sun finally sets.

SONGHOY BLUES LIVE IN WHELANS OCTOBER 21ST
News last updated: 22-06-2015
Songhoy Blues released their debut album, Music in Exile, on Transgressive Records in February 2015. Following their album release and their incredible performance at Body and Soul,

EZRA FURMAN THE WORKMANS CLUB OCTOBER 20TH
News last updated: 20-06-2015
Tickets priced at €14.35 incl. booking fee on sale now from Ticketmaster.ie and outlets nationwide

EAGLES OF DEATH METAL ANNOUNCE A HEADLINE DUBLIN SHOW!
News last updated: 19-06-2015
Californian rock legends Eagles Of Death Metal have announced their long awaited Irish return with a show at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on 10 November 2015.

FRNKIERO ANDTHE CELLABRATION, MOVED TO MAIN ROOM AT THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 19-06-2015
UPGRADES TO MAIN ROOM AT ACADEMY.
THE ACADEMY WEDNESDAY: 2ND SEPTEMBER
€18.50 INCUSIVE OF BOOKING FEE – OVER 14S SHOW
TICKETS ON SALE NOW

FINAL WEEKS – ANIMALS INSIDE OUT RUN AT THE AMBASSADOR IS COMING TO AN END.- MUST CLOSE 9TH AUGUST
News last updated: 17-06-2015
This March, Dublin’s Ambassador Theatre, will offer a unique chance to explore the intricate biology and physiology of some of the world’s most spectacular creatures as ANIMAL INSIDE OUT will arrive in Ireland for the first time ever.

PUTTIN ON THE RITZ - THE ALL SINGING ALL DANCING STAGE SHOW - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 17-06-2015
‘Puttin’ On The Ritz’ is coming to The Gaiety Theatre for six shows only this November! The most famous songs of the Golden Age of Hollywood will be recreated live on stage with award winning singers and dancers.

KING KONG COMPANY’S ALBUM LAUNCH PARTY AT THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 16-06-2015
With a couple of sold out Dublin gigs under their belt, King Kong Company, will play their biggest Irish show to date with their Album Launch Party on Friday November 27th at The Academy.

PETER HOOK & THE LIGHT 27TH NOVEMBER AT THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 16-06-2015
Performing New Order’s “Lowlife” & “Brotherhood”
plus an opening set of ‘Joy Division’ material

DIXIE CHICKS LIVE AT 3ARENA, DUBLIN - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 16-06-2015
Dixie Chicks, the highest selling female group in history, have announced their return to Ireland on 4th May 2016 at Dublin’s 3Arena.

LITTLE HOURS ANNOUNCE IRISH TOUR
News last updated: 15-06-2015
Having sold out all of their Dublin shows, Little Hours will return to one of Dublin’s iconic music venues, Whelans this October 15th.

VAN MORRISON RECEIVES KNIGHTHOOD FROM THE QUEEN
News last updated: 15-06-2015
Van Morrison will perform a fully seated concert at 3Arena on Friday 20 November as part of his 70th birthday celebrations.

LEON BRIDGES WHELANS - SEPTEMBER 25TH
News last updated: 15-06-2015
Fort Worth-based artist LEON BRIDGES has announced that his debut album Coming Home will be released via Columbia Records on June 23rd, 2015.

TICKETS FOR FLORENCE + THE MACHINE ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 11-06-2015
Following the chart topping success of her critically acclaimed third album, Florence + the Machine have announced two headline dates at the Odyssey Arena, Belfast on Wednesday 9th and Dublin’s 3Arena on Thursday 10th September.

NATALIE IMBRUGLIA ANNOUNCED AS SPECIAL GUEST FOR SIMPLY RED AT 3ARENA THIS DECEMBER
News last updated: 11-06-2015
Simply Red mark their 30th anniversary with a world tour which includes Irish shows at Dublin’s 3Arena on 1st December and The Odyssey Arena, Belfast on 2nd December.

AGAINST THE CURRENT - ACADEMY 2 | OCTOBER 13TH
News last updated: 10-06-2015
New York pop rockers Against the Current, who formed in 2011, will bring The Gravity World Tour to Dublin with a headline gig at The Academy 2 on October 13th.

JASON DERULO SECOND WEEK AT #1 IN UK WITH SINGLE ‘WANT TO WANT ME’
News last updated: 09-06-2015
Jason Derulo has just entered his second week at No.1 in the UK singles chart with ‘Want To Want Me’ (the song is flying up the Irish airplay charts also, now in the Top 5!). Jason Derulo has also just announced details of his biggest arena tour to date which includes 3Arena, Dublin, January 26th and The Odyssey, Belfast, January 27th

WALKING ON CARS - DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND AN EXTRA SHOW HAS BEEN ADDED!
News last updated: 08-06-2015
Following their ecstatically received sold-out show at The Olympia theatre this past March, much acclaimed Walking On Cars have announced their highly anticipated Dublin return!

TIM FINN LIVE AT WHELANS THIS SUMMER!
News last updated: 08-06-2015
Acclaimed singer/songwriter to perform songs from his time in Split Enz & Crowded House as well as his incredible solo career

DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND: 2ND SHOW ADDED FOR JANOSKIANS ON 30TH AUGUST
News last updated: 05-06-2015
Proving to be an unstoppable force, Melbourne-born masters of ‘social disturbance’ and pop punk mischief makers, THE JANOSKIANS will embark on a packed European run called “The Jahoo Jahaa Tour”.

GAVIN JAMES LIVE AT WHELANS 21 – 23 DECEMBER
News last updated: 05-06-2015
One of Irelands biggest rising stars, Gavin James, has announced he will perform three intimate headline shows this Christmas at Whelans on December 21st, 22nd and 23rd. Tickets €22.90 including booking fee are on sale this Monday at 9am from Ticketmaster and WAV box office.

ENNIO MORRICONE ANNOUNCES “60 YEARS OF MUSIC WORLD TOUR - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 04-06-2015
Internationally renowned Italian film composer Ennio Morricone announced today that he will bring his 60 Years of Music Tour to Dublin’s 3arena on 14 February 2016.

WILL YOUNG - ‘LOVE REVOLUTION’ UK & IRELAND TOUR
News last updated: 03-06-2015
Will Young announces a UK & Ireland tour to take place during October and November 2015, see Will live at The Olympia Theatre on the 8th of November and the Waterfront Belfast on the 9th November

THE STRYPES - THE ACADEMY | SEPTEMBER 24TH
News last updated: 03-06-2015
Cavan 4-piece, who were the youngest band to ever play Slane, have announced their own headline gig at the Academy in September. The gig will follow the release of their second album ‘Little Victories’

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE ANNOUNCES THEIR RETURN TO THE UK AND IRELAND THIS SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 02-06-2015
Welcome to Night Vale - the wildly popular serial podcast that brings its dedicated listeners stories from the strange desert town of Night Vale - has announced a return to the UK and Ireland this September.

THE PRODIGY WITH SPECIAL GUESTS PUBLIC ENEMY
News last updated: 01-06-2015
The Prodigy have announced a headline show at 3Arena on November 30th and Odyssey Arena December 1st

DARWIN DEEZ THE WORKMAN’S CLUB – 14 OCTOBER
News last updated: 28-05-2015
Brooklyn based Darwin Deez has announced his first Irish show since 2010 with a date at The Workman’s Club, Dublin on October 14th 2015.

SOJA PLUS GUESTS THE ACADEMY, 19TH AUGUST TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 28-05-2015
SOJA are D.C area band, who blend reggae, go-go, D.C. hardcore, Latin, rock and hip-hop. Originally formed by a group of friends while still in middle school and has built a massive, dedicated fanbase around the world since.

STATE CHAMPS AT THE ACADEMY 2 - SEPTEMBER 16TH
News last updated: 27-05-2015
Following the release of their explosive debut EP in 2013 and ‘The Acoustic Things’ late last year, New York pop-punkers STATE CHAMPS have announced a headline show at the Academy 2 on September 16th.

SARAH MILLICAN ADDS EXTRA SHOW AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE DUE TO DEMAND TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 27-05-2015
British Comedy Award Winner Sarah Millican has added a second date at The Olympia Theatre due to phenomenal demand. Tickets for Sunday 12 June 2016 go on sale now.

TENNENT’S VITAL DAY TWO - THE SCRIPT VERY SPECIAL GUESTS KODALINE, ANNIE MAC, CLEAN BANDIT, JACK SAVORETTI
News last updated: 26-05-2015
TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY 29TH MAY AT 9am FROM WWW.TICKETMASTER.IE

TOUCHE AMORE AT THE ACADEMY 2 | AUGUST 12TH
News last updated: 24-05-2015
Californian post-hardcore band TOUCHE AMORE have announced a European Tour in August 2015 including a date at Dublin’s Academy 2!

MICHAEL McINTYRE AT 3ARENA - SATURDAY 07 NOVEMBER SOLD OUT - TICKETS FOR FRIDAY 06 NOVEMBER SELLING FAST!
News last updated: 22-05-2015
Michael McIntyre comes to 3Arena for two nights with his hotly anticipated brand new stand-up show Happy & Glorious on 06 & 07 November.

JOSH WIDDICOME - THE OLYMPIA THEATRE 13 DECEMBER - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 21-05-2015
Josh Widdicombe, that guy from the TV comedy shows with the curly hair, is coming to Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on 13 December with a brand new tour

WET WET WET AT 3ARENA - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 20-05-2015
conic British band Wet Wet Wet announced today (Friday May 15th) The Big Picture Tour, an extensive 17-date arena tour in February and March 2016. The tour reaches as far south as Plymouth and as far north as Inverness whilst covering all of England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland, giving fans all over the chance to see Wet Wet Wet play live.

THE LIBERTINES WITH SPECIAL GUESTS COURTEENERS - 3ARENA - 9 JULY 2015
News last updated: 20-05-2015
The Libertines have announced that they will play Dublin’s 3Arena on 9 July. Tickets €49.50 incl. booking fee are on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster outlets and online at www.ticketmaster.ie

RICKY ROSS - THE SUGAR CLUB - NOVEMBER 5TH 2015
News last updated: 18-05-2015
In November 2015 Ricky Ross will embark on his most intimate tour yet which will see him draw from his extensive song writing catalogue. 30 years of songs, from Deacon Blue and beyond.

BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE - THE OLYMPIA THEATRE, SEPTEMBER 29TH
News last updated: 18-05-2015
Metal titans Bullet For My Valentine have just announced they will headline The Olympia on September 29th in support of their upcoming brand new full- lenght album Venom, which is due for release this August.

THE DANDY WARHOLS ANNOUNCE ACADEMY, DUBLIN DATE
News last updated: 15-05-2015
Portland alt rock icons The Dandy Warhols have just announced details of a live date at The Academy, Dublin on August 3rd 2015.

KEITH BARRY - OUT OF CONTROL - EXTRA DATES ADDED TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 14-05-2015
Keith Barry brings a brand new live show OUT OF CONTROL to The Olympia Theatre this October and November.

BILL BAILEY ADDS GALWAY SHOW TO “LIMOBOLAND” IRISH TOUR TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 14-05-2015
Bill Bailey has added a date at The Black Box, Galway with his brand new show Limboland.

MINI MANSIONS THE WORKMANS CLUB | AUGUST 24TH
News last updated: 12-05-2015
Mini Mansions have announced a headline show at the Workmans Club, Dublin on Monday August 24th. Tickets €15 including booking fee go on sale this Friday from Ticketmaster. *This is an over 18s show – ID required.

LIFEHOUSE WILL PLAY THE OLYMPIA THEATRE THIS SEPTEMBER!
News last updated: 12-05-2015
Lifehouse have announced a headline show at The Olympia Theatre on the 28th of September. Tickets priced from €26.50 go on sale this Friday at 9am from ticketmaster outlets nationwide and online from www.ticketmaster.ie.

MONTY PYTHON STAR MICHAEL PALIN ANNOUNCES DUBLIN AND BELFAST SHOW - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 12-05-2015
Following the success of his landmark tour in 2014 and to celebrate three decades of diaries, Michael Palin will mark the paperback publication of the final volume with a brand new show at The Olympia Theatre on Thursday 29 October.

DUE TO DEMAND PAUL WELLER ADDS SECOND OLYMPIA THEATRE DATE ON NOVEMBER 18TH - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 11-05-2015
Due to public demand Paul Weller has added a second date at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on November 18th.

UNCLE ACID AND THE DEADBEATS ANNOUNCE WHELANS DATE
News last updated: 10-05-2015
The legendary Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats continue their other-worldly adventures with the announcement of a full UK/ Euro tour for October and November.

SUNSET SONS JOIN IMAGINE DRAGONS AS SPECIAL GUESTS AT 3ARENA ON NOVEMBER 18
News last updated: 08-05-2015
Sunset Sons have announced they will support Imagine Dragons on their European Arena tour later this year.

OF MONSTERS AND MEN OLYMPIA THEATRE - 22 NOVEMBER 2015
News last updated: 07-05-2015
Icelandic indie folk band OF MONSTERS AND MEN are back and return to Ireland this November 22nd for a date at the Olympia Theatre. Tickets €28.50 incl. booking fee are on sale from 9am tomorrow, Friday 8th May.

KORMACS BIG BAND: SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 26TH SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 05-05-2015
Due to recording commitments for his next album, Kormac & the big band are forced to reschedule the planned Academy date on May 23rd.
to Saturday September 26th.

REVOLUTION 1916 – THE EXHIBITION AT THE AMBASSADOR THEATRE
News last updated: 30-04-2015
LAUNCHES SATURDAY 27 FEBRUARY 2016 - OPENING 10AM DAILY

POLYPHONIC SPREE SPECIAL GUESTS NO MONSTER CLUB THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 28-04-2015
Polyphonic Spree Special guests No Monster Club The Academy, Monday 31st August Tickets are on sale now

THE SELECTER NEW ALBUM TOUR CONFIRMED & BAND ON TV THIS FRIDAY
News last updated: 28-04-2015
Legendary 2-Tone artists, The Selecter, release their new studio album ‘Subculture’, on 15th June 2015. Recorded and produced by Neil Pyzer and expertly mixed by Prince Fatty Pelanconi (Lily Allen, Graham Coxon & Gregory Isaacs etc ), ‘Subculture’ is the calling card of a ‘classic’ band that are completely tuned into the issues and challenges of the modern world.

EDITORS ANNOUNCE LIVE RETURN WITH OLYMPIA THEATRE DATE - SATURDAY OCTOBER 10TH
News last updated: 27-04-2015
Editors have announced their highly anticipated live return with a show at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Saturday October 10th 2015.

JIMMY CARR IRISH TOUR –TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 23-04-2015
Jimmy Carr has added a further three regional dates to his December tour due to phenomenal demand.

FRANCES BLACK & KIERAN GOSS REUNION THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 23-04-2015
Two of Ireland’s best-loved performers come together for a special night at The Olympia Theatre on Saturday 7th November.

RYAN SHERIDAN ANNOUNCES HEADLINE SHOW LIVE IN WHELANS AUGUST 28TH
News last updated: 23-04-2015
Ryan Sheridan has announced ‘The Here and Now Tour’ with a headline show in Whelans on August 28th ! Tickets for each of his Irish dates go on sale Monday April 27th at 9am

THE DRIFTERS ANNOUNCE RETURN TO DUBLIN FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY
News last updated: 23-04-2015
Following a sold out Irish tour last year, The Drifters have announced their return to The Olympia Theatre on Saturday 24 October for one night only.

BAD MANNERS AT THE ACADEMY, 28TH DECEMBER
News last updated: 21-04-2015
Bad Manners, composed of vocalist Buster Bloodvessel(born Douglas Trendle), Louis Cook (guitar), David Farren(bass), Martin Stewart (keyboards), Brian Tuitti (drums), Gus Herman (trumpet), Chris Kane (saxophone), and Andrew Marson (saxophone), were one of the many bands to take their inspiration from the Specials and the ska revival movement in England in the late '70s.

GUN AT THE ACADEMY - OCTOBER 2015
News last updated: 20-04-2015
Following on from the great 2012 release, Break The Silence, Glasgow rockers GUN are back with a new album ‘Frantic’. GUN will be bringing their new album to the Academy 2 on Wednesday October 7th. Tickets €20 go on sale next Friday May 1st at 10am from Ticketmaster.

SUFJAN STEVENS LIVE AT THE HELIX, DUBLIN
News last updated: 20-04-2015
Following the release of his critically acclaimed new album ‘Carrie & Lowell’, Sufjan Stevens has announced two shows at The Helix, Dublin on Friday 28th and Saturday 29th August.

ANTON NEWCOMBE & TESS PARKS ANNOUNCE SHOW AT THE SUGAR CLUB ON JULY 15TH
News last updated: 20-04-2015
Born in Berlin in early 2014 and nurtured over the following summer, ‘I Declare Nothing’ is the spine-tingling collaboration between Tess Parks and Anton Newcombe (Brian Jonestown Massacre), due for release on Anton’s A Recordings label on 29th June.

SIMPLE MINDS ANNOUNCE 3ARENA DUBLIN SHOW
News last updated: 20-04-2015
Following the acclaim of their 16th album BIG MUSIC and current tour, due to demand and to cap off what has been a remarkable year for the band, Simple Minds will play arena shows this November including a date at 3Arena, Dublin on Sunday, November 29th. Very special guests are The Stranglers

MARYLAND ROCKERS CLUTCH ANNOUNCE OLYMPIA THEATRE SHOW THIS NOVEMBER
News last updated: 14-04-2015
CLUTCH
THE OLYMPIA THEATRE // NOVEMBER 20TH

Tickets priced from €23.00 (including booking fee) go on sale this Thursday, April 16th at 9am

CC SMUGGLERS ANNOUNCE UPSTAIRS @ WHELANS DATE
News last updated: 13-04-2015
CC SMUGGLERS have announced a headline show Upstairs @ Whelans on September 3rd! Tickets €13 will go on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster.

JOHN B KEANE'S THE MATCHMAKER ANNOUNCED FOR SEVEN NIGHTS ONLY AT THE GAIETY THEATRE THIS NOVEMBER - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 13-04-2015
The Matchmaker based on the novella “Letters of a County Matchmaker” by John B. Keane, one of Ireland’s most celebrated writers, will play at The Gaiety Theatre for six nights from 09 November.

DYNAMO RECEIVES THIRD BAFTA NOMINATION FOR HIT TV SHOW DYNAMO: MAGICIAN IMPOSSIBLE
News last updated: 08-04-2015
Dynamo: Magician Impossible has been nominated for a BAFTA 2015 Award in the “Best Entertainment Programme” category. Competition comes from Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, Strictly Come Dancing and The Voice. The BAFTA 2015 Awards take place on 10 May.

DISNEY ON ICE PESENTS WORLDS OF ENCHANTMENT AT CITYWEST THIS NOVEMBER
News last updated: 08-04-2015
Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment takes Families on a Captivating Adventure to Four Magical Locations

DANKO JONES WHELANS, 18TH SEPTEMBER 2015
News last updated: 31-03-2015
Eighteen years. Twelve albums. Thirty-plus transatlantic treks. Fifteen Top 40 singles. 350,000 podcast downloads and counting. Arena tours across 11 countries with Guns N Roses.

ACTION BRONSON ANNOUNCES HEADLINE SHOW AT THE ACADEMY - 10TH SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 30-03-2015
Action Bronson, the Flushing, Queens chef-turned-rapper / food show personality, has announced his major label full length debut ‘Mr. Wonderful,’ out March 20th via Vice/Atlantic

JAMES BAY ANNOUNCES BELFAST & DUBLIN DATES ON HEADLINE TOUR
News last updated: 30-03-2015
To celebrate the release of his No.1 debut album ‘Chaos And The Calm’ in both Ireland and the UK, rising star ‎James Bay announces the ‘Chaos And The Calm Tour’ in September/October 2015.

ONCE - THE MULTI AWARD-WINNING MUSICAL COMES HOME TO DUBLIN
News last updated: 27-03-2015
Set in Dublin, Once is the smash-hit, award-winning musical that has captured hearts around the world with its touching love story, glorious music and irresistible humour. It’s a celebration of music, love, and the city that inspired it. Now it’s coming home.

DEF LEPPARD AND WHITESNAKE WITH SPECIAL GUESTS BLACK STAR RIDERS 3ARENA DECEMBER 6 //ODYSSEY ARENA BELFAST DECEMBER 7
News last updated: 27-03-2015
Rock icons Def Leppard and Whitesnake today announce a joint headline UK & Ireland arena tour including 3Arena December 6th & Odyssey Arena December 7th, with support from Black Star Riders.

PROFESSOR GREEN CONFIRMED AS SPECIAL GUEST TO FALL OUT BOY AT 3ARENA
News last updated: 24-03-2015
Multi platinum selling band Fall Out Boy have announced they’ll return to Ireland on October 1st to play Dublin’s 3Arena.

UNKNOWN MORTAL ORCHESTRA WHELAN’S – SATURDAY 26 SEPTEMBER
News last updated: 23-03-2015
Portland based psychedelic rock group Unknown Mortal Orchestra have announced their much anticipated Irish return with a headline show at Whelan’s, Wexford Street on Saturday, September 26th 2015.

CHRIS YOUNG LIVE AT THE ACADEMY – TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Country music singer songwriter Chris Young has announced his Irish debut to take place at The Academy Dublin, on Thursday 17 September 2015.

TYLER, THE CREATOR- THE ACADEMY AUGUST 26TH
News last updated: 19-03-2015
Tyler, The Creator returns to Dublin for a solo show in The Academy on Wednesday 26th August.

CALVIN HARRIS, ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN AND MORE ANNOUNCED FOR TENNENT'S VITAL 2015
News last updated: 19-03-2015
Tennent’s Lager and MCD last night announced that superstar DJ Calvin Harris will headline Tennent’s Vital 2015, and joining him on Saturday 29th August at Boucher Road Playing Fields are special guests Ellie Goulding, John Newman, Disciples and Burns.

GOJIRA LIVE AT THE ACADEMY 28TH AUGUST 2015
News last updated: 13-03-2015
On its fifth album and first for Roadrunner Records, L'Enfant Sauvage, French heavy metal goliaths Gojira certainly ask their fair share of questions. The title, which literally means "The wild child," connotes a big question for singer, songwriter, and guitarist Joe Duplantier.

CHANGE OF DATE NOTICE: MODEST MOUSE WILL NOW PLAY THE HELIX THEATRE ON FRIDAY 10 JULY - TICKETS ON SALE THIS THURSDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 09-03-2015
Due to a logistical change, the Modest Mouse show at The Helix Theatre, Dublin will now take place on Friday 10 July 2015.

THE BLADES ANNOUNCE THEIR RETURN TO THE OLYMPIA THEATRE THIS DECEMBER - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 05-03-2015
The Blades have announced their return to The Olympia Theatre for one night only on Saturday 05 December.

PAOLO NUTINI ANNOUNCES MARLAY PARK HEADLINER - TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 03-03-2015
Paolo Nutini is pleased to announce that he will headline a special outdoor show at Marlay Park, Dublin, Ireland on Saturday 4th July 2015.

NEIL DIAMOND TOUR 2015 - EXTRA DUBLIN DATE ADDED DUE TO DEMAND
News last updated: 23-02-2015
Neil Diamond, iconic Grammy Award®-winning Rock and Pop Singer/Songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, has added a SECOND Dublin date to his summer tour and will now also play at the capitals 3Arena on Sunday 5th July.

AN EVENING WITH THE LEGENDARY FRANKIE VALLI AND THE FOUR SEASONS
News last updated: 16-02-2015
The legendary Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons have announced a very special, fully seated, intimate show at 3Arena Dublin on July 8th, as part of their upcoming European tour.

DAVE MATTHEWS BAND ANNOUNCES FALL 2015 EUROPEAN TOUR PERFORMING TWO SETS EACH NIGHT
News last updated: 06-02-2015
Dave Matthews Band will return to Europe for a run of highly-anticipated shows this Autumn, marking the group’s first European dates since 2010.

KEVIN BRIDGES ADDS 7TH AND FINAL SHOW IN OLYMPIA THEATRE. ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 03-02-2015
Due to phenomenal demand, Kevin Bridges has added a sixth and final date, 23 November, to his run at The Olympia Theatre in 2015.

ELECTRIC SIX ANNOUNCES THEIR RETURN TO THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 28-01-2015
Electric Six return to The Academy on Saturday 28th of November. Tickets €20 incl. booking fee on sale from Ticketmaster.ie and Ticketmaster outlets this Friday at 10am

THE DOORS ALIVE RETURN TO THE ACADEMY ON FRIDAY 25TH SEPTEMBER’15
News last updated: 22-01-2015
The Doors Alive will return to The Academy for a very special midnight show on 25th September.

AC/DC SELL OUT AVIVA STADIUM IN MINUTES
News last updated: 17-12-2014
FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY​ THE BIGGEST GIG OF 2015!

Tickets from €87.50 Including Booking Fee (Limited To 8 Per Transaction) On Sale This Wednesday, December 17th at 9am

DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND THIRD DATE FLEETWOOD MAC DATE ADDED JULY 11TH
News last updated: 08-12-2014
On With The Show Tour Includes A Returning Christine McVie After 16 Year Absence

ONE DIRECTION - LIVE AT 3ARENA OCTOBER 16TH, 17TH & 18TH SOLD OUT
News last updated: 06-12-2014
The world’s biggest pop act return to their homeland next year with the eagerly awaited announcement of a brand new UK & Ireland tour in 2015.

STIFF LITTLE FINGERS ANNOUNCE THEIR RETURN TO DUBLIN'S ACADEMY
News last updated: 13-10-2014
Stiff Little Fingers at the Academy, 13th November 2015
Tickets on sale this Thursday from ticketmaster.ie and outlets nationwide €25 includes booking fee

HOW NOW MRS BROWN COW AT THE 3ARENA - 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 3Arena December 15-19th 2015 with another hit show ‘How Now Mrs Brown Cow’

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.


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