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ANT AND DEC - DUBLIN
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ANTHRAX
ARCADE FIRE
ARCHITECTS
ARCTIC MONKEYS
ASKING ALEXANDRIA
ASLAN
BALLYTURK
BAND OF SKULLS
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BEING AS AN OCEAN
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BOY AND BEAR
BRAD PAISLEY
BRODINSKI
BURY TOMORROW
CHRIS REA
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
CLUTCH
COACH OPERATORS AT SLANE
CRONIN
CROSSFAITH
CYRIL HAHN, DUKE DUMONT FEAT. MNEK
DARLING
DARYL HALL AND JOHN OATES
DAWN FRENCH
DEAF HAVANA
DEREK RYAN
DISNEY ON ICE
DIVERSITY
DIXIE CHICKS
DON WILLIAMS
DRAGONFORCE
DRALION
EELS
ELBOW
ELECTRIC SIX
ENNIO MORRICONE
FAT WHITE FAMILY
GARDA MARLAY PARK CONCERTS 23RD, 24TH AND 25TH AUGUST 2012 DAY 3
GARETH EMERY
GERRY SINNOTT TRIBUTE
GROUPLOVE
GUESTLIST CHARITY DONATION
HANDS LIKE HOUSES
HISTORY OF SLANE CASTLE
HOWIE THE ROOKIE
ICONA POP
IL DIVO
JACK WHITE
JAGWAR MA
JAKE BUGG
JASON DERULO
JEFF BECK
JIMI GOODWIN
JIMMY CARR
JON RICHARDSON
KACEY MUSGRAVES
KANYE WEST AND PHARRELL WILLIAMS
KATY PERRY
KINGS OF LEON
KYLIE MINOGUE
LADY GAGA
LE GALAXIE
LEE EVANS
LITTLE MIX
LONGITUDE
MACKLEMORE AND RYAN LEWIS
MADINA LAKE
MAN IN THE MIRROR
MARC O REILLY
MARIA DOYLE KENNEDY
MARIO ROSENSTOCK
MATTHEW AND THE ATLAS
MCBUSTED
MICHAEL BOLTON
MICHAEL BUBLE
MIDDLE CLASS RUT
MILEY CYRUS
MILO GREENE
MODEST MOUSE
MY BROTHER JOE
NATHAN CARTER
NATIVES
NEIL FINN
NEW JERSEY NIGHTS
NO SINNER
NOEL FIELDING
O.R.B
OMID DJALILI
ONE DIRECTION
ONEREPUBLIC
ONLY RIVALS
OXEGEN
OXEGEN CHARITY DONATION
OXFAM IRELAND
PANIC! AT THE DISCO
PAUL HEATON AND JACQUI ABBOTT
PAUL HOLLYWOOD GET YOUR BAKE ON
PAUL POTTS
PAUL WELLER
PENTATONIX
PEPPA PIG
PETE TOWNSHEND
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PHOENIX PARK PUBLIC INFORMATION NOTICE
PHOENIX PARK REPORT 2012
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RADKEY
REAL ESTATE
REBEL REBEL
RICH HALL
RICHIE SAMBORA
ROBBIE WILLIAMS
ROBIN THICKE
ROSS NOBLE
ROUTE 94
SAGE FRANCIS
SAMANTHA CRAIN
SANTAS PLAYLAND
SAXON
SCOTT MATTHEWS
SINGLEHOOD
SIX60
SLANE - THANK YOU
SLAYER
SUGGS
TANDEM FELIX
TENNENTS VITAL FESTIVAL
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THE DOORS ALIVE
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news

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.

BOY AND BEAR WHELANS 9TH NOVEMBER 2014
News last updated: 24-04-2014
It was on the road in America that BOY & BEAR began to write their 2013 sophomore full-length and Nettwerk debut Harlequin Dream

ONLY RIVALS WITH SPECIAL GUESTS RED ENEMY AND WATCH THE SKY | ACADEMY 2 15TH MAY 2014
News last updated: 24-04-2014
They're opened the massive All Time Low tour with Tonight Alive last month and there were two London dates at Brixton Academy (8th & 15th March).

THE AMAZING SNAKEHEADS; WITH SPECIAL GUESTS; NEW VALLEY WOLVES | PLAYING WHELANS 30TH APRIL 2014
News last updated: 24-04-2014
Hailing from Glasgow, the Amazing Snakeheads - Dale Barclay, William Coombe & Jordan Hutchison - look like they sound.

MARC O'REILLY AT ACADEMY 2 SATURDAY 7TH OF JUNE
News last updated: 23-04-2014
Irish folk/blues troubadour Marc O'Reilly will play The Academy 2 on Saturday 7th of June. Tickets €13 incl. booking fee go on sale this Thursday from Ticketmaster and Ticketmaster outlets nationwide.

LIMITED NUMBER OF HOSPITALITY PACKAGES RELEASED FOR ENNIO MORRICONE AT THE O2
News last updated: 23-04-2014
A limited number of hospitality packages for Ennio Morricone’s hugely anticipated O2 concert on Friday 12th December have just become available.

THE FRAY WILL PLAY A HEADLINE SHOW IN THE OLYMPIA THEATRE ON THE 23RD OF SEPTEMBER!
News last updated: 23-04-2014
Grammy nominated band The Fray will play a headline show in The Olympia Theatre on the 23rd of September. Tickets priced at €30 go on sale this Friday at 9am from ticketmaster. New albumHeliosis out now.

ONEREPUBLIC LIVE AT THE O2 – SUNDAY 19 OCTOBER 2014
News last updated: 23-04-2014
Fresh from their sold-out run of shows at The Olympia Theatre in March, OneRepublic have announced their return to Dublin with their biggest Irish headline show to date at The O2 on Sunday, October 19th 2014.

GARETH EMERY THE ACADEMY - FRIDAY 30 MAY **TICKETS ON SALE NOW**
News last updated: 22-04-2014
Voted the UK’s #1 DJ for 5 years running, Gareth Emery’s meteoric rise to EDM’s elite shows no signs of slowing down. Irish fans can see the DJ at The Academy on Friday 30th May. Tickets are on sale now priced €23.90 incl. booking fee from Ticketmaster.ie

SLAYER PLAYS ACADEMY, 1ST JULY 2014 – TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY AT 10AM
News last updated: 21-04-2014
For nearly three decades, Slayer's onslaught of sheer brutality has proven them to be the supreme thrash-metal band on the planet.

VANCE JOY: WHELANS 21ST SEPTEMBER IS NOW SOLD OUT
News last updated: 16-04-2014
Vance Joy has an original voice which at first he kept to himself. Feeding on a diet of The Pogues, Paul Kelly, and whatever else was playing, he cut his teeth performing at open mike nights in Melbourne.

THE ACADEMY PRESENTS BRODINSKI - LOUISAHHH!!! & CLUB CHEVAL SATURDAY 10 MAY **TICKETS ON SALE NOW**
News last updated: 16-04-2014
Bromance records comes to The Academy on Saturday 10th May with top DJs Brodinski, Louisahhh!!! and Club Cheval. Tickets €19.90 including booking fee are on sale now from Ticketmaster outlets and online at www.ticketmaster.ie

BAND OF SKULLS ANNOUNCE UK AND IRELAND TOUR!
News last updated: 15-04-2014
Band of Skulls will play The Academy Dublin on the 29th of October! Tickets priced at €17 go on sale this Thursday at 9am via ticketmaster

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.

NATIVES ANNOUNCE IRISH TOUR DATES FOR BELFAST AND DUBLIN
News last updated: 15-04-2014
BELFAST: OH YEAH CENTRE – 10 JUNE 2014
DUBLIN: ACADEMY 2 - 11 JUNE 2014

RADKEY AT ACADEMY 2 - 26TH JUNE
News last updated: 15-04-2014
Radkey is a punk band from St. Joseph, Missouri that is made up of three brothers. Typical brothers who love the simple things in life from customer games to learning Japanese

MARGARET KEYS TO SUPPORT PAUL POTTS ON IRISH TOUR THIS NOVEMBER - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 14-04-2014
Tickets on sale now.

THE TREATMENT ACADEMY 2 -18TH JUNE 2014
News last updated: 14-04-2014
The Treatment are inspired by the great traditions of the hard rock genre, with a dash of punk spirit.

THE ACADEMY PRESENTS LE GALAXIE
News last updated: 14-04-2014
As one of Ireland’s most renowned live acts,
LE GALAXIE
have conquered stages nationwide from sold-out headline shows to euphoric festival sets.

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

ONE DIRECTION - FINAL NUMBER OF EXTRA TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 11-04-2014
Following on from the announcement of 5 Seconds of Summer supporting One Direction on their North American stadium tour, they have announced that they will also be supporting One Direction on the 28-date, European leg of their sold-out ‘Where We Are’ World Tour, including three dates at Croke Park.

THE SMASH HIT SHOW NEW JERSEY NIGHTS RETURNS TO DUBLIN FOR SEVEN NIGHTS FROM 18 JULY
News last updated: 11-04-2014
Following a sold out run at The Gaiety Theatre last February, the international smash hit show New Jersey Nights returns to Dublin for seven nights at The Olympia Theatre this July due to phenomenal demand.

RICHIE SAMBORA WITH SPECIAL GUEST ORIANTHI
News last updated: 10-04-2014
American rock icon Richie Sambora has just announced details of his highly anticipated return to Ireland with dates at The Olympia Theatre, Dublin on June 30th and Ulster Hall, Belfast on July 1st 2014.

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

A MESSAGE FROM ASLAN
News last updated: 09-04-2014
Due to the overwhelming demand for tickets the band have decided to release their own ticket allocation for the two Olympia shows

DON WILLIAMS TO PLAY LAST EVER IRISH TOUR THIS MAY – HE WILL RECORD LIVE DVD AT THE OLYMPIA
News last updated: 09-04-2014
Don Williams’ new studio album “Reflections” has gone directly in to the number 1 position in the UK Country Music charts. This is an amazing achievement ahead of his UK and Irish Tour.

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’.

FAT WHITE FAMILY WILL PLAY THE WORKMANS CLUB ON THE 6TH OF MAY!
News last updated: 09-04-2014
The south London six-piece have announced they'll play a headline show in the Workmans Club on the 6th of May. Tickets priced at €13 including booking fee and go on sale today at 2pm via ticketmaster.

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.

WALK OFF THE EARTH AT ACADEMY 27TH APRIL | SOLD OUT |
News last updated: 08-04-2014
Canadian rock band Walk Off The Earth have just announced details of an exclusive headline performance at The Academy, Dublin on 27 April 2014

Tickets priced €20 inclusive of booking fee are on sale NOW from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide and www.ticketmaster.ie

JACK WHITE AT ROYAL HOSPITAL KILMAINHAM – THURSDAY 26 JUNE 2014
News last updated: 07-04-2014
Jack White has just announced details of a special outdoor performance at Royal Hospital Kilmainham on Thursday 26 June 2014, subject to licence

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.

ROUTE 94 AT TWISTED PEPPER – FRIDAY 20th JUNE
News last updated: 07-04-2014
Route 94, the producer behind the chart topping hit “My Love” (feat. Jess Glynne) has announced a date at the Twisted Pepper on Friday 20th June.

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.

KANYE WEST & PHARRELL WILLIAMS PLAY MARLAY PARK ON JULY 2ND
News last updated: 07-04-2014
Two of the worlds biggest stars are coming to Ireland for the summers biggest concert when Kanye West & Pharrell Williams perform at Marlay Park on July 2nd.

WYE OAK WILL PLAY THE SUGAR CLUB ON SATURDAY THE 14TH OF JUNE - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 03-04-2014
Wye Oak have announced a headline show in The Sugar Club on Saturday the 14th of June.
Tickets priced at €16 including booking fee go on sale now from ticketmaster.

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

PAUL WELLER WITH SPECIAL GUEST TOM ODELL AT ROYAL HOSPITAL KILMAINHAM – 24TH OF JUNE 2014
News last updated: 01-04-2014
The Jam and Style Council star who has forged a hugely successful solo career will play as part of a series of unique shows taking place in the intimate and historic setting of Royal Hospital Kilmainham Dublin June 2014, subject to licence.

THE OLYMPIA STARS SALUTE TO GERRY SINNOTT SUNDAY 18 MAY 2014 THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 01-04-2014
The Olympia Theatre has announced a very special evening honoring it's former owner, Managing Director and producer Gerry Sinnott on Sunday, May 18th 2014.

MARIA DOYLE KENNEDY LIVE IN THE SUGAR CLUB MAY 29TH
News last updated: 31-03-2014
Maria Doyle Kennedy will play an intimate headline show in The Sugar Club on Thursday the 29th of May. Tickets €25 including booking fee go on sale this Thursday this 3rd of April at 9am from ticktemaster.

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.

ANTHRAX LIVE AT ACADEMY
News last updated: 31-03-2014
Over the past 30 years, Anthrax has achieved sales in excess of 10-million. The band has also received multiple Gold and Platinum albums, multiple Grammy nominations, and a host of other accolades from the media, industry and fans.

MARIO ROSENSTOCK GIFT GRUB LIVE 3 FINAL 50 TICKETS FOR UCH LIMERICK MAY 01 HAVE JUST BEEN RELEASED!
News last updated: 28-03-2014
FINAL 50 TICKETS FOR UCH LIMERICK MAY 01
HAVE JUST BEEN RELEASED!

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.

THE MINUTES LIVE AT WHELANS, FRIDAY MAY 16TH
News last updated: 28-03-2014
Dublin's finest rock 'n' roll renegades The Minutes return with a headline show in Whelans on the 16th of May.
Tickets €15 go on sale Today, the 28th of March at 12pm from Ticketmaster.

JUST ANNOUNCED! YOU ME AT SIX AND LITTLE MATADOR WILL BE SPECIAL GUESTS FOR BIFFY CLYRO'S UPCOMING DUBLIN HEADLINE SHOW!
News last updated: 26-03-2014
Biffy Clyro are delighted to announce details of a special performance at Royal Hospital Kilmainham on Saturday the 28th of June 2014.

O.R.B ANNOUNCE INTIMATE DUBLIN LAUNCH GIG TO CELEBRATE BRAND NEW ALBUM AT THE GRAND SOCIAL
News last updated: 26-03-2014
O.R.B (formerly Original Rudeboys) are proud to announce the release of their brand new album. “All We Are”

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.

THE KILLERS AND BASTILLE ARE FIRST ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2014
News last updated: 25-03-2014
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
when they headline Tennent’s Vital 2014.

NO SINNNER AT THE WORKMANS CLUB 21ST MAY
News last updated: 25-03-2014
Workmans Club, 21st May
Tickets on sale Friday 28th March at 10am

DARLING AT WHELANS - FRIDAY 23RD OF MAY
News last updated: 24-03-2014
DARLING have announced their biggest headline show to date at Whelans on Friday 23rd of May. Tickets €11 on sale now from Ticketmaster outlets and www.ticketmaster.ie.

JUST ANNOUNCED! OKLAHOMA SINGER-SONGWRITER SAMANTHA CRAIN WILL PLAY A HEADLINE SHOW UPSTAIRS IN WHELANS ON THE 24TH OF JULY
News last updated: 24-03-2014
One of the 5 Best Things we Saw atSXSW ... impossible not to be charmed…” – SPIN
Rolling Stone Magazine “Must See Act” at SXSW – in Austin, Texas 2013.

BIG SEPTEMBER AT THE ACADEMY - SAT 17TH MAY
News last updated: 19-03-2014
Big September return to The Academy on Saturday 17th of May. Tickets €12 incl. booking fee go on sale this Thursday at 9am from Ticketmaster outlets and www.ticketmaster.ie

ARCHITECTS PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS ISSUES 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.

KACEY MUSGRAVES LIVE AT THE ACADEMY – THURSDAY 10 JULY
News last updated: 18-03-2014
Following her sold out show at Whelan’s last year, country music starlet Kacey Musgraves has just announced a show at The Academy on the 10th of July 2014

SIX60 LIVE WITH SPECIAL GUEST DAVID DALLAS AT THE ACADEMY 16TH MAY 2014
News last updated: 18-03-2014
Their sound is an untamed blend of soul, rock, dubstep, and drum and bass. Their songs are just as much fun listening to via headphones, as they are soaked in sweat at one of their celebrated live shows.

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.

REAL ESTATE DUE TO DEMAND VENUE MOVED TO WHELAN’S – MAY 27TH
News last updated: 11-03-2014
Due to demand New Jersey’s Real Estate have moved their headline show from The Workman’s Club to Whelan’s on May 27th 2014

WILKO JOHNSON - THE ACADEMY - 30TH OF MAY
News last updated: 11-03-2014
Wilko Johnson who can only be described as a musical legend has announced he will play The Academy on Friday 30th of May.

MATTHEW AND THE ATLAS THE ACADEMY 2 4TH MAY 2014
News last updated: 10-03-2014
After two EPs of dreamy, textured Americana on Communion Records (the label's first ever releases back in 2011) and a subsequent year of touring in Europe and the US, Hegarty retreated home - and to his sometime day job as a landscape gardener - to mull over the songs developing in his head and how best to present them to the world.

AN EVENING WITH NOEL FIELDING ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 07-03-2014
Noel Fielding (The Mighty Boosh, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Luxury Comedy) is embarking on his first live tour in five years: An Evening With Noel Fielding.

GROUPLOVE REGRETFULLY ANNOUNCE THAT THEY WILL BE POSTPONING THEIR UPCOMING UK AND IRELAND TOUR DUE TO ILLNESS
News last updated: 07-03-2014
It’s with deep regret that Grouplove have postponed their upcoming UK and Ireland headline tour due to singer, Hannah, having to undergo a procedure to repair her vocal chords.

MASSIVE ATTACK, RUDIMENTAL, THE 1975 & MORE ADDED TO LONGITUDE
News last updated: 05-03-2014
Longitude picked up awards for Best New Festival and Best Medium Festival at this weekends Irish Festival Awards crowning a hugely successful first year for the July weekender.

DUE TO DEMAND EELS ADD SECOND OLYMPIA THEATRE DATE - 2 JULY 2014 - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 04-03-2014
Due to demand Eels have added a second performance at The Olympia Theatre on July 1st & 2nd 2014

THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE ANNOUNCE AN ACADEMY PERFORMANCE - 9 JULY 2014 - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY
News last updated: 03-03-2014
The Brian Jonestown Massacre have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with a show at The Academy on the 9th of July 2014.

RICH HALL ANNOUNCES OLYMPIA DATE FOR THIS JUNE - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 28-02-2014
Rich Hall is the star of the critically acclaimed BBC 4 documentaries ‘Rich Hall’s Continental Drifters’, ‘Rich Hall’s The Dirty South’’, ‘How The West Was Lost’ plus Channel 4’s topical late night show ‘Stand Up For The Week’ .

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.

THE DRIFTERS ADD KERRY AND CORK DATES ­ TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 28-02-2014
The Drifters have added Kerry and Cork dates as well as Dublin for this October.

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

JIMI GOODWIN (DOVES) ANNOUNCES IRISH DATES
News last updated: 24-02-2014
Doves frontman Jimi Goodwin has just announced live dates in Ireland including shows at Belfast’s Black Box on May 11th and Whelan’s Dublin on May 12th

SCOTT MATTHEWS AT THE SUGAR CLUB, 28TH MAY 2014
News last updated: 24-02-2014
Upon acquiring his first guitar at the tender age of seven, it didn't take long before Scott realised that music was his true calling in life.

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.

ARCTIC MONKEYS WIN BEST BRITISH GROUP AND BEST ALBUM OF THE YEAR AT THE BRITS - THEY PLAY MARLAY PARK - SATURDAY 12 JULY
News last updated: 20-02-2014
Arctic Monkeys are to headline an open-air concert at Marlay Park on Saturday 12 July subject to licence.

ELBOW AT THE ROYAL HOSPITAL KILMAINHAM – 25 JUNE 2014 - SPECIAL GUEST: MICK FLANNERY
News last updated: 20-02-2014
Elbow are delighted to welcome Mick Flannery as special guest for their performance at Royal Hospital Kilmainham on 25 June 2014.

REBEL REBEL AT THE ACADEMY FRIDAY 16TH MAY
News last updated: 19-02-2014
It’s been an incredible year for David Bowie. The man has fallen back to Earth in an unbelievable 12 months of recording, releasing, videoing and proving that there is plenty of creative juice left in the cannon.

ANDY JORDAN PLAYS ACADEMY 2 SUNDAY 6TH JULY - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 19-02-2014
Singer songwriter Andy Jordan star of Made In Chelsea has confirmed a number of summer tour dates in the UK & Ireland this Summer. He will play the Academy 2 on Sunday 6th of July.

ANT & DEC TAKEAWAY ON TOUR ADD EXTRA O2, DUBLIN DATE DUE TO DEMAND
News last updated: 18-02-2014
EXTRA DATE ADDED DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND
**THE O2, DUBLIN ON FRIDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER**

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.

YOUNG KATO WITH SUPPORT FROM PIXEL FIX WILL PLAY THE ACADEMY 2 ON THE 1ST OF MAY 2014, TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 12-02-2014
British indie pop band Young Kato have just announced details of a headline performance at The Academy 2 , Dublin on the 1st of May 2014

PAUL HEATON & JACQUI ABBOTT (THE BEAUTIFUL SOUTH) ANNOUNCE AN ACADEMY PERFORMANCE - SATURDAY 7 JUNE - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 11-02-2014
Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott (The Beautiful South) have just announced details of a special headline concert at The Academy on Saturday, 7th June 2014.

DEAF HAVANA HAVE RESCHEDULED IRISH TOUR DATES TO JUNE
News last updated: 07-02-2014

Over 14's show
Tickets on sale now

Deaf Havana play an over 14's show in The Academy on the 27 June 2014. Tickets are priced at €22 including booking fee

DATE RESCHEDULED FROM 25TH MARCH TO THE 27TH JUNE

DAWN FRENCH TO RETURN TO IRELAND FOR FIRST LIVE SHOWS IN EIGHT YEARS - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 06-02-2014
The first lady of British TV comedy, Dawn French has confirmed two dates at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on 9th & 10th July.

COUNTRY MUSIC AWARD WINNER DEREK RYAN LIVE AT OLYMPIA THEATRE - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 06-02-2014
Having received his award for “Best Original Song” at The Irish Country Music Awards last Monday, Derek Ryan has announced his biggest headline show to date at The Olympia Theatre on 17 July.

THE CORONAS LIVE AT ROYAL HOSPITAL KILMAINHAM ON FRIDAY 27 JUNE
News last updated: 05-02-2014
The Coronas play a headline show at Royal Hospital Kilmainham on Friday 27 June.

The Coronas are the second artists to be confirmed as part of a series of unique shows which take place in the intimate and historic setting of Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin June 2014 subject to licence.

JASON DERULO - ODYSSEY ARENA, BELFAST: WED 25TH JUNE
News last updated: 04-02-2014
MCD is pleased to announce multi-platinum global superstar Jason Derulo is coming to the Odyssey Arena, Belfast on June 25th

This is part of a massive European tour in support of his brand new smash hit album Tattoos.

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.

KINGS OF LEON w/special guests KODALINE - Live at MARLAY PARK on FRIDAY 4TH OF JULY
News last updated: 31-01-2014
Kings of Leon make a highly anticipated return to Ireland this summer to perform at Marlay Park on Friday 4th July. Joining them on the line up are special guests Kodaline.

NATHAN CARTER SELLS OUT CORK OPERA HOUSE MONTHS IN ADVANCE
News last updated: 30-01-2014
The new year brings a new single release from Nathan Carter ‘SIMPLE LIFE’.

MICHAEL BOLTON ADDS SECOND OLYMPIA THEATRE SHOW DUE TO DEMAND
News last updated: 28-01-2014
Grammy Award Winner Michael Bolton will play a second show at the Olympia Theatre on Tuesday 27th of May.

MACKLEMORE & RYAN LEWIS WITH VERY SPECIAL GUEST ELLIE GOULDING MARLAY PARK - JULY 10TH
News last updated: 28-01-2014
Tickets €49.50 (inc. b. fee) go on sale this Saturday, February 1st at 10am.

CHOICE MUSIC PRIZE WALLIS BIRD RETURNS TO IRELAND FOR DUBLIN, GALWAY & CORK THIS APRIL
News last updated: 20-01-2014
The Wexford Wunderkind winds her way back to her homeland for a short Irish tour next April to coincide with the release of her 4th album “Architect”

BURY TOMORROW PLAYS ACADEMY 2 16TH MAY!
News last updated: 20-01-2014
They five piece British melodic hard core are set to return to The Academy. They played Slam Dunk Ireland festival in May 2013 and they are back in Academy 2 on 16th May 2014!

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.

JIMMY CARR - BRAND NEW TOUR FUNNY BUSINESS FOR THE OLYMPIA IN FEBRUARY 2015
News last updated: 20-01-2014
Jimmy Carr has announced a brand new tour Funny Business coming to The Olympia Theatre - much to his Irish fans delight.

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

PENTATONIX COMING TO THE ACADEMY ON 18 MAY - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 15-01-2014
*All ages show*

HANDS LIKE HOUSES ANNOUNCE ACADEMY 2 SHOW
News last updated: 13-01-2014
Friday 2nd of May

DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES THE OLYMPIA THEATRE JULY 15TH
News last updated: 13-01-2014
TICKETS FROM €33.50 INC BOOKING FEE ON SALE THIS FRIDAY 9AM.

TRIVIUM HAVE ANNOUNCED A DATE AT THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 13-01-2014
**Tickets €28 including booking fee go on sale this Monday 13th of January at 10am**

JEFF BECK NAMES HIS STELLAR BACKING BAND FOR OLYMPIA THEATRE CONCERT
News last updated: 09-01-2014
Guitar legend Jeff Beck has confirmed a red hot band line up for his Olympia Theatre show on 21 May. Band members include Rhonda Smith – Bass ( Prince / Beyonce ), Jonathan Joseph – Drums , Nicolas Meier – Guitar & Lizzie Ball – Violin.

CLUTCH ANNOUNCE DATE AT THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 07-01-2014
American rock band Clutch have confirmed their return with a date at Dublin's The Academy on Friday 9th of May. Support from Lionize.

LITTLE MIX THE O2 JUNE 8TH
News last updated: 16-12-2013
Global pop sensations Little Mix will be embarking on their biggest tour to date in May-June 2014. The tour sees them headline some of the UK’s & Ireland's biggest arenas and includes The O2 Dublin, June 8th.

PANIC! AT THE DISCO THE OLYMPIA THEATRE, MAY 12TH
News last updated: 16-12-2013
*Tickets €29 go on sale this Wednesday at 9am!*

ASKING ALEXANDRIA THE OLYMPIA THEATRE 29TH OCTOBER 2014!
News last updated: 16-12-2013
After TWO sold out Academy, Dublin dates in 2013, ASKING ALEXANDRIA return to Dublin’s Olympia Theatre in October 2014!

ARCADE FIRE WITH VERY SPECIAL GUESTS PIXIES - MARLAY PARK – SUNDAY 29TH JUNE
News last updated: 13-12-2013
Arcade Fire are bringing their Reflektor tour to Ireland next summer for one night only to Marlay Park on Sunday 29th June. Joining them on the line up are very special guests Pixies.

MY BROTHER JOE STARRING BEN DOLAN- THE OLYMPIA THEATRE - SUNDAY 25 MAY - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 11-12-2013
**TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM**

MCBUSTED EXTRA BELFAST DATE ADDED DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 10-12-2013
Due to phenomenal demand, pop supergroup McBusted have added an extra Belfast date

GLOBAL SUPERSTAR MILEY CYRUS BRINGS BANGERZ TOUR TO IRELAND
News last updated: 09-12-2013
Tickets On Sale December 13th

ROBBIE WILLIAMS EXTRA DATE ADDED DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND
News last updated: 06-12-2013
Saturday 14th June, 2014: Odyssey Arena, Belfast – ON SALE NOW
Friday 13th June, 2014: Odyssey Arena, Belfast

Show at 8pm sharp, no support.

DRALION, THE GROUNDBREAKING SHOW FROM CIRQUE DU SOLEIL COMING TO THE O2 - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 06-12-2013
Cirque du Soleil is pleased to announce that its signature production of Dralion, will come to The O2 Dublin from 28 May to 01 June 2014. This is the first time that Dralion, which celebrates its 15th Anniversary next year, will have toured UK and Ireland.

TORI AMOS DUE TO DEMAND EXTRA OLYMPIA DATE ADDED
News last updated: 02-12-2013
7 MAY 2014
8 MAY 2014

NEIL FINN - THE OLYMPIA THEATRE APRIL 30TH
News last updated: 27-11-2013
MCD are delighted to announce that Neil Finn will play The Olympia Theatre on April 30th as part of a European tour, in support of his first solo album since 2001.

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.

BARNEY & FRIENDS TO RETURN TO THE OLYMPIA THEATRE FOR 4 DAYS OF SHOWS
News last updated: 27-11-2013
Following a sold out Dublin visit last summer, Barney the world’s favourite purple dinosaur, returns to The Olympia Theatre for four days of sing-a-long fun next June!

KATY PERRY ADDS EXTRA SHOW DUE TO DEMAND
News last updated: 22-11-2013
Due to phenomenal demand a second date added & now on-sale
Thursday 8 May, Odyssey Arena – ON SALE NOW

DUE TO PHENOMENAL DEMAND EAGLES ANNOUNCE THIRD & FINAL O2, DUBLIN DATE ON 7TH JUNE
News last updated: 20-11-2013
Tickets on sale at 9am this Monday 25th November

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!

MAN IN THE MIRROR THE OLYMPIA THEATRE SATURDAY, 28TH OF JUNE
News last updated: 11-11-2013
Tickets on sale Friday at 10am

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

SUGGS - MY LIFE STORY IN WORDS AND MUSIC AT OLYMPIA THEATRE - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 22-10-2013
Tickets on sale NOW

MCD Presents PEPPA PIG'S BIG SPLASH
News last updated: 07-10-2013
The Olympia Theatre - 10th & 11th May 2014

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.

JAGWAR MA - WHELANS
News last updated: 30-09-2013
Thursday 8th May 2014

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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