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ANIMAL INSIDE OUT - OPEN EVERY DAY OVER EASTER INCLUDING GOOD FRIDAY AT THE AMBASSADOR
News last updated: 31-03-2015
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.

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.

LONGITUDE ANNOUNCE FESTIVAL DAY BY DAY BREAKDOWN OF ACTS 11 NEW ACTS ADDED TO THE FESTIVAL WEEKEND
News last updated: 27-03-2015
Longitude today unveils its day-by-day breakdown for the Marlay Park festival weekend of 17-19 July. Fans can now start planning what days they can see their favourite acts this summer. In addition, 11 new acts have been added to the festival line up.

SEAN WHEELER AND ZANDER SCHLOSS ANNOUNCE ACADEMY GREEN ROOM SHOW - THURSDAY 28 MAY
News last updated: 27-03-2015
MCD is delighted to announce a very special double headlining bill with Sean Wheeler & Zander Schloss + UK legend Bob Derwood Andrews at The Academy Green Room on Thursday 28 May 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.

REVOLUTION 1916 – THE EXHIBITION AT THE AMBASSADOR THEATRE
News last updated: 27-03-2015
LAUNCHES SATURDAY 27 FEBRUARY 2016 - OPENING 10AM DAILY

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.

VAN MORRISON ANNOUNCES 70TH BIRTHDAY CONCERT AT 3ARENA - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 26-03-2015
Today, Van Morrison announced he will perform a fully seated concert at 3Arena on Friday 20November as part of his 70th birthday celebrations. This announcement will come as fantastic news for all of his fans who couldn’t get tickets for his last sold out Dublin show at The O2 three years ago.

SARAH MILLICAN ANNOUNCES MAMMOTH NEW TOUR - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 26-03-2015
British Comedy Award Winner Sarah Millican has announced her very welcome return to Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Saturday 11 June 2016.

SPIES ANNOUNCES SPECIAL GUEST: O SISTER
News last updated: 26-03-2015
Amassing recognition via spins on Zane Lowe’s Radio One show and shout outs from the likes of NME and The Guardian, SPIES looked to build on recent acclaimed releases with news of their new EP, entitled Sea Creature, due March, which will be available on a limited run of 12” coloured vinyl.

KORMAC’S BIG BAND - THE ACADEMY, 23RD MAY
News last updated: 25-03-2015
Kormac’s second album, Doorsteps, was released in October 2014 and went straight in at No.1 in the Hip Hop and No.5 in the main Irish charts. The first two singles, Wake Up, a kaleidoscopic blast of vintage instrumentals and saturated, soaring melodies and Another Screen voiced by legendary author, Irvine Welsh,

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.

GEMMA HAYES LIVE AT WHELANS, 27TH JUNE
News last updated: 24-03-2015
Gemma Hayes latest album entitled Bones + Longing is out now.

Bones + Longing is the Tipperary native’s fifth album. She was Mercury Prize nominated for her debut, Night On My Side, in 2002, and won the Meteor award in Ireland for The Roads Don’t Love You in 2006.

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.

MOGWAI - 20TH ANNIVERSARY SHOWS - NEW DATES ADDED IN CORK AND DUBLIN
News last updated: 23-03-2015
Mogwai today announce two new shows in Ireland as part of a run of dates to mark the band’s 20th anniversary. They also announce the full supporting line-up for their two night run at Glasgow’s Barrowlands, with Loop, Prolapse

FOO FIGHTERS ADD ASH AND THE STRYPES AS FINAL GUESTS TO SLANE CASTLE LINE UP
News last updated: 23-03-2015
Foo Fighters have announced two new additions to this summers Slane Castle concert line up. Northern Irish trio Ash and Cavan blues rockers The Strypes will join the Foos along with Kaiser Chiefs and Hozier at the iconic venue on Saturday 30th May.

JON ALLEN UPSTAIRS AT WHELANS - MAY 23RD
News last updated: 23-03-2015
Jon Allen is back! He will play upstairs at Whelans on Saturday May 23rd. Tickets €15 are on sale now via Ticketmaster.ie. *Over 18s show

BRANDON FLOWERS ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN TOUR TO KICK OFF AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 23-03-2015
Brandon Flowers gears up for the release of his brand new single with the announcement of a European headline tour for this May, which kicks off in Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on the 19th May.

I, KEANO THE SMASH-HIT COMEDY RETURNS TO THE OLYMPIA THEATRE NEXT WEEK
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Roy Keane is, as we all know, very much back - and now so is I, Keano the smash-hit comedy musical as it returns to Dublin’s Olympia theatre this March 2015.

DYNAMO LIVE - EXTRA SHOW AT 3ARENA ADDED DUE TO DEMAND - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Dynamo has added a second 3Arena date on 17 March 2016, due to phenomenal public demand.

TONY VISCONTI & WOODY WOODMANSEY WITH GLENN GREGORY PERFORM DAVID BOWIE'S
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Tony Visconti, Woody Woodmansey’s Holy Holy and Glenn Gregory will perform David Bowie’s seminal ‘The Man Who Sold the World’ album plus a new set of other classic Bowie songs from 1969-73, with very special guests at The Olympia Theatre on 24 June.

SIMPLY RED ANNOUNCE 30TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR COMING TO DUBLIN AND BELFAST
News last updated: 20-03-2015
At his sold out show in the Olympia Theatre last year, Mick Hucknall was blown away by the reaction to the Simply Red songs he performed. So much so, that he said he would have to come back with Simply Red next time.

MICHAEL McINTYRE HAPPY & GLORIOUS LIVE AT THE 3ARENA NOVEMBER 2015 - TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Michael McIntyre returns to The 3Arena Dublin for two nights with his hotly anticipated brand new stand-up show Happy & Glorious.

FRANCES BLACK AND KIERAN GOSS TO REUNITE AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Two of Ireland’s best-loved performers come together for a special night at The Olympia Theatre on Saturday 7th November.

BILL BAILEY LIMBOLAND SOLD OUT -­ EXTRA OLYMPIA DATE ADDED DUE TO DEMAND
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Bill Bailey’s new show Limboland on 01 October at The Olympia Theatre went on sale this morning and sold out.

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.

SCALA & KOLACNY BROTHERS LIVE IN CORK AND DUBLIN - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Belgian all girl choir phenomenon Scala & Kolacny Brothers have announced two Irish dates. They will perform in concert at Cork Opera House on 26 June and Olympia Theatre Dublin on 27 June.

WYVERN LINGO ANNOUNCE NEW DUBLIN DATE DUE TO DEMAND
News last updated: 20-03-2015
Due to their Dublin show in the Sugar Club selling out six weeks in advance, Wyvern Lingo have confirmed a new date at Whelan’s on Friday 5th June.

ALAN CARR RETURNS TO DUBLIN FOR FOUR NIGHT OLYMPIA THEATRE RESIDENCY NEXT JUNE - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 20-03-2015
The Chatty Man & Spexy Beast, Alan Carr makes his first return to Dublin since he sold out The O2, with a brand new stand up show for four nights at The Olympia Theatre next June!

CHRIS DE BURGH LIVE AT THE BORD GAIS ENERGY THEATRE ON 6TH MAY 2015
News last updated: 20-03-2015
In support of his new studio album, The Hands of Man, 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.

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.

TELEVISION, AT THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 19-03-2015
TELEVISION were one of the most innovative bands to emerge from New York's underground scene of the mid-70s, creating an influential new guitar vocabulary.

DARLING - LIVE AT WHELANS
News last updated: 18-03-2015
Armed with their second EP ‘It’s Just One Look’ which was released earlier this year, DARLING will return to play a headline show in Whelans on Friday May 1st

THE CRIBS HEADLINE WHELANS, 18TH MAY
News last updated: 18-03-2015
The Cribs mark a welcome return and are pleased to finally announce details of their new album ‘For All My Sisters

ARCANE ROOTS - THE ACADEMY 2 | TUESDAY APRIL 21ST
News last updated: 18-03-2015
ARCANE ROOTS will play their first headline show in Ireland on Tuesday April 21st at the Academy 2. Tickets, €12 incl. booking fee, are on sale now via Ticketmaster.

KEITH BARRY ANNOUNCES BRAND NEW LIVE SHOW "OUT OF CONTROL" FOR THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 13-03-2015
Internationally acclaimed mentalist Keith Barry brings a brand new live show OUT OF CONTROL to The Olympia Theatre for 4 shows this October and November.

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.

THE 'LIVE' LAST WALTZ RETURNS TO THE OLYMPIA THEATRE PRESS RELEASE
News last updated: 12-03-2015
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

THE CHARLATANS LIVE AT THE ACADEMY, 1ST MAY 2015
News last updated: 12-03-2015
Yet Modern Nature, The Charlatans' twelfth album and their first for new label BMG, nearly didn't happen at all. Following the death of drummer Jon Brookes after a long battle with brain cancer in August 2013, Tim Burgess, Mark Collins, Martin Blunt and Tony Rogers struggled not to feel deflated, and the songs wouldn't come.

BLACK STONE CHERRY ANNOUNCE LIVE RETURN AT THE ACADEMY - 16 JUNE - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 11-03-2015
Following their incredible sold out show last October, Black Stone Cherry have announced their Irish return with a headline gig at The Academy, Dublin on June 16th 2015.

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.

RAE MORRIS AT ACADEMY GREEN ROOM MAY 15TH- TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY
News last updated: 09-03-2015
Rae Morris has announced a headline show at The Academy Green Room on Friday May 15th. Tickets €16 incl. booking fee go on sale this Friday at 9am.

BEN PEARCE LIVE AT THE ACADEMY, DOORS 11.30PM ON APRIL 24TH
News last updated: 09-03-2015
To many, Ben Pearce’s name is synonymous with ‘What I Might Do’, his oddly anthemic deep-house debut that dominated club floors across the world in 2012, whilst garnering support from the likes of Jamie Jones, Heidi and Pete Tong.

BECK WITH SPECIAL GUESTS JONNY GREENWOOD AND THE LONDON CONTEMPORARY ORCHESTRA - TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 06-03-2015
Fresh from the success of his recent landslide at The Grammy Awards (he won 3 Grammy's!) including “Album Of The Year” & Best Rock Album, Beck has just announced a very special concert at The Royal Hospital Kilmainham on June 17th with special guests Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood & The London Contemporary Orchestra (subject to licence).

THE BLADES ANNOUNCE THEIR RETURN TO THE OLYMPIA THEATRE THIS DECEMBER - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 05-03-2015
Wednesday 25 February: The Blades have announced their return to The Olympia Theatre for one night only on Saturday 05 December.

RON SEXSMITH TUESDAY, WHELANS, 23RD JUNE - TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 04-03-2015
Ron Sexsmith will headline a show at Whelans
23rd June, tickets on sale now via ticketmaster.ie and outlets nationwide
€25 includes booking fee

ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN AND MORE ANNOUNCED FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2015 - TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 04-03-2015
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.

A PLACE TO BURY STRANGERS - THE WORKMANS CLUB
News last updated: 03-03-2015
A place to bury strangers will play The Workmans Club on the 31st of March. Tickets €15 are on sale now

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.

THE OVERTONES TO APPEAR ON LATE LATE SHOW TONIGHT - NEW ALBUM "SWEET SOUL MUSIC" OUT NOW
News last updated: 27-02-2015
The Overtones make their much anticipated return to Ireland with shows at Cork’s Opera House on June 1st and Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on June 2nd 2015.

LE GALAXIE PRESENTS: LE CLUB 24TH & 25TH APRIL LIVE EXTRAVAGANZA ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 27-02-2015
Your favourite dancefloor tearjerkers LE GALAXIE present a 2-night live music takeover of the Academy...LE CLUB!

TWIN ATLANTIC PLAYS THEIR BIGGEST IRISH SHOW ON MAY 2ND AT THE ACADEMY – TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 23-02-2015
That much of Great Divide was written in the back of tour buses, late at night, after Twin Atlantic had stepped off yet another festival stage is evident from first listen.

AMBER RUN PLUS GUESTS LIVE AT ACADEMY 2, 6TH MAY 2015
News last updated: 23-02-2015
Having sold out upstairs at Whelans last November, the band are back for more!

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.

JIMMY CARR IRISH TOUR –TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 20-02-2015
Jimmy Carr has added a further three regional dates to his December tour due to phenomenal demand.

FINAL SHOWS NOW ADDED FOR DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS MAGICAL ICE FESTIVAL AT CITYWEST HOTEL & ODYSSEY ARENA THIS APRIL!
News last updated: 19-02-2015
Get ready to enter a world of enchantment as Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse bring the most magical moments from across the Disney kingdom to The Citywest Hotel, Dublin & Odyssey Arena, Belfast during the Easter school holidays in Disney On Ice presents Magical Ice Festival (for 5 days only!).

MASTODON THE OLYMPIA THEATRE - 26TH JUNE 2015
News last updated: 19-02-2015
Heavy rock icons Mastodon, announce a headline show at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre Friday 26th of June

TOM BAXTER - THE SUGAR CLUB | MAY 29TH - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 19-02-2015
Having done a number of Irish dates late last year Tom Baxter will return to Ireland to play a headline show at the Sugar Club Dublin

LITTLE MAY - ACADEMY 2 WEDNESDAY MAY 27TH - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 18-02-2015
Little May will play a headline show at The Academy 2 on Wednesday May 27th. Tickets €13 including booking fee go on sale this Thursday, February 18th, at 9am via Ticketmaster.ie.

ASH ANNOUNCE LIVE DATE AT WHELAN'S - SUNDAY 7 JUNE - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 18-02-2015
NI rock icons Ash have announced details of a special live show at Whelan’s, Wexford Street on Sunday 7 June 2015.

LAURA MARLING ANNOUNCES IRISH RETURN AT OLYMPIA THEATRE - 7 MAY - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 10AM
News last updated: 18-02-2015
Laura Marling has announced her much anticipated return with headline shows at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Thursday May 7th & The Waterfront Hall, Belfast on Friday, May 8th 2015.

THE AIRBORNE TOXIC EVENT ANNOUNCE ACADEMY SHOW - SUNDAY 19 APRIL - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 17-02-2015
The Airborne Toxic Event have just announced details of their highly anticipated Irish return with a show at The Academy, Dublin on Sunday 19 April 2015.

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.

COUNTING CROWS WITH SPECIAL GUEST: SEASICK STEVE ROYAL HOSPITAL KILMAINHAM - 24 JUNE 2015
News last updated: 16-02-2015
Alt rock icons Counting Crows have announced a spectacular outdoor concert at Dublin’s Royal Hospital Kilmainham on June 24th 2015 with special guest Seasick Steve

DERMOT KENNEDY LIVE AT THE WORKMAN’S CLUB
News last updated: 16-02-2015
Having already sold out a headline show at Dublin’s Unitarian Church. Dermot Kennedy has been captivating audiences throughout his solo career to crowds on Dublin busiest streets.

VILLAGERS ADD SECOND OLYMPIA THEATRE DATE DUE TO DEMAND
News last updated: 13-02-2015
Tickets went on sale today for Villagers Irish tour in May, and due to demand, an extra date for Dublin, May 21st, has just been added.

CALEXICO - THE OLYMPIA THEATRE -MAY 4TH
News last updated: 12-02-2015
ickets for Calexico live at The Olympia Theatre are priced from €27 including booking fee and are on sale now from ticketmaster.

SOAK ANNOUNCED IRISH DETAILS AND IRISH TOUR DATES – INCLUDES PEPPER CANISTER CHURCH
News last updated: 12-02-2015
SOAK has unveiled the video to new single ‘Sea Creatures’, alongside plans for her debut album and further live dates.

SYLVAN ESSO ANNOUNCE IRISH RETURN AT WHELAN'S - 09 JUNE 2015 - TICKETS ON SALE NEXT WEDNESDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 10-02-2015
Following their ecstatically received sold-out show at The Workman’s Club this past October, much acclaimed electro-pop duo Sylvan Esso have announced their highly anticpated Irish return at Whelan’s, Wexford Street on June 9th 2015.

KITTY DAISY AND LEWIS ACADEMY GREEN ROOM MAY 22ND - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 10-02-2015
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis will return to Dublin to play a headline show at The Academy Green Room on May 22nd 2015

OTHERKIN LIVE AT GRAND SOCIAL
News last updated: 10-02-2015
Dublin based grunge pop band OTHERKIN have marked their first 12 months of existence by playing slots at Longitude, Electric Picnic, Hard Working Class Heroes,

LITTLE HOURS PLAYS WHELANS, 28TH MAY 2015
News last updated: 10-02-2015
Following on a two sold out shows in Pepper Canister Church. We are delighted to announce a headline show in Whelans on May 28th 2015.

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.

WILKO JOHNSON PRESENTS: “STILL KICKIN” TOUR AT THE ACADEMY, DUBLIN 29TH MAY 2015
News last updated: 06-02-2015
So said Wilko in a recent interview, having been diagnosed in late 2012 with terminal pancreatic cancer. But despite the doctors' worst predictions he continued to perform and present himself with vigour and a new zest for life.

AND SO I WATCH YOU FROM AFAR - THE OLYMPIA THEATRE, 19TH JUNE
News last updated: 04-02-2015
Today Northern Irish rockers And So I Watch You From Afar (ASIWYFA) have announced their return with their new forthcoming album ‘Heirs’. This will be the eclectic quartet’s fourth full length album following on from their widely acclaimed album ‘All Hail Bright Futures’.

KODALINE - ROYAL HOSPITAL KILMAINHAM - FRIDAY 26 JUNE 2015
News last updated: 03-02-2015
Following their storming NYF Dublin Countdown show and ahead of their much anticipated album release this Friday, Kodaline have announced a spectacular outdoor concert at Dublin’s Royal Hospital Kilmainham on Friday June 26th 2015. Subject to license.

ROO PANES - THE ACADEMY 2 | THURSDAY APRIL 9TH 2015
News last updated: 03-02-2015
Roo Panes will return to Dublin on April 9th to play a headline show at the Academy 2. Tickets €13, incl. booking fee go on sale Wednesday February 4th via Ticketmaster.

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.

HUDSON TAYLOR DUE TO DEMAND EXTRA DATES ADDED TO IRISH TOUR
News last updated: 03-02-2015
Following the release of their highly anticipated debut album and selling out their biggest tour to date Hudson Taylor have added an additional seven Irish dates this May, due to demand.

SUNSET SONS ANNOUNCE HEADLINE SHOW AT WHELAN'S - SATURDAY MAY 9TH - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 02-02-2015
Sunset Sons have announced details of a headline tour of the UK and Ireland in May. The hotly-tipped four-piece will play eight dates throughout May with a London date at Scala on May 12th.

THE LIBERTINES - 3ARENA - 9 JULY 2015
News last updated: 02-02-2015
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

IMAGINE DRAGONS - 3ARENA - 18 NOVEMBER
News last updated: 29-01-2015
Imagine Dragons bring their Smoke + Mirrors tour to Dublin’s 3Arena on November 18th

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

WILL BUTLER ANNOUNCES WHELAN'S SHOW ON APRIL 25TH - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 27-01-2015
Will Butler will play a headline show at Whelans on the 25th of April. Tickets are €24 including booking fee and go on sale this Friday at 9am from ticketmaster.

INDIANA PLAYS THE WORKMANS CLUB, 17TH MAY
News last updated: 26-01-2015
LIVE AT THE WORKMANS CLUB, 17 MAY 2015

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.

SAN FERMIN WILL RETURN TO DUBLIN THIS APRIL!
News last updated: 21-01-2015
Brooklyn-based San Fermin, now an eight-piece touring enterprise, did not start that way.In December of 2012, the initially makeshift project performed a single concert—from sheet music—and signed a record deal.

LUCY SPRAGGAN WILL PLAY WHELANS ON THE 3RD OF MAY! - ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 19-01-2015
Songwriter Lucy Spraggan has already impressed X Factor judges, Radio 1 DJs, festival organisers across the world and Columbia Records, who immediately signed her to their roster.

DUE TO DEMAND CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN'S WHELAN'S SHOW HAS MOVED TO THE ACADEMY - TICKETS ON SALE 9AM TOMORROW
News last updated: 08-01-2015
Due to phenomenal demand Catfish And The Bottlemen’s April 8th show at Whelan’s has moved to The Academy.

THE STAVES AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE RESCHEDULED FROM FEB 9TH TO MAY 6TH
News last updated: 19-12-2014
From The Staves
“To our friends in Dublin, we regret to announce that we've had to postpone our Dublin show at The Olympia on Feb 9th. All tickets purchased will still be valid for the rescheduled show on Wednesday 6th May. We look forward to seeing you all then.”

AVICII PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS RUDIMENTAL LIVE AT MARLAY PARK - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
News last updated: 17-12-2014
Avicii is one of the most in-demand and elite artists on the planet. His last Irish appearance at Vital in Belfast last summer sold out 37,500 tickets.

THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM THE OLYMPIA THEATRE, 8 JUNE 2015
News last updated: 17-12-2014
One of New Jerseys finest rock bands The Gaslight Anthem make their long awaited return to Dublin this coming June 8th at the Olympia Theatre.

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

LOWER THAN ATLANTIS ANNOUNCE ACADEMY 2 SHOW ON APRIL 17 2015 - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 09-12-2014
Lower Than Atlantis have just announced their much anticipated Irish return with shows at The Academy 2, Dublin on April 17th and Bar Sub at Queens University, Belfast on April 18th 2015.

HAMSANDWICH LIVE AT THE OLYMPIA THEATRE 29TH MAY 2015
News last updated: 08-12-2014
Fresh off the back of a successful Irish tour promoting their latest single “Apollo”, HamsandwicH return to the Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Friday May 29th, 2015.

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.

THE RETURN OF TOM CREAN ‘ANTARCTIC EXPLORER’ THE OLYMPIA THEATRE
News last updated: 02-12-2014
Written and performed by Dooley the story, a testament of human fortitude against all the elements of Antarctica, is brought to life in this dramatic solo performance.

THE DISTRICTS LIVE AT ACADEMY 2 – SATURDAY, 2ND MAY 2015
News last updated: 02-12-2014
Lancaster County, PA foursome The Districts signed with Mississippi based label Fat Possum back in 2013. The young band has perfected their own brand of authentic, soulful rock .

HOLLIE MCNISH, THE 1ST POET TO RECORD AT ABBEY ROAD STUDIOS IS COMING TO THE SUGAR CLUB!
News last updated: 24-11-2014
At a time when the live entertainment industry is saturated with acts that are formulaic and predictable, internationally acclaimed poet and spoken word artist Hollie McNish is a breath of fresh air.

PAUL SIMON & STING ON STAGE TOGETHER - BELFAST DATE ANNOUNCED
News last updated: 14-11-2014
it was announced today that Sting & Paul Simon, two of music’s most prolific and seminal artists, will bring their critically-acclaimed On Stage Together tour to Belfast’s Odyssey Arena on Thursday 9th April.

TAKE THAT ANNOUNCE TOUR FOR 2015 24 DATES IN EIGHT CITIES INCLUDING DUBLIN & BELFAST
News last updated: 08-11-2014
Take That, the UK’s most successful live act ever, confirmed today that they are heading back out on the road in 2015. Four years since the band's last record-breaking tour Progress Live, next April will see Mark Owen, Gary Barlow and Howard Donald commence a 24-date UK tour.

ROXETTE AT 3ARENA, DUBLIN – 01 JUNE 2015 - TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 9AM
News last updated: 07-11-2014
Roxette have today revealed details of their much anticipated return to Ireland with a show at 3Arena, Dublin on June 1st 2015 as part of their 30th Anniversary Tour.

THE SCRIPT SELL OUT CROKE PARK SHOW
News last updated: 06-11-2014
The Script today announced that they will play the biggest concert of their career to date at Croke Park on Saturday 20th June.

AHEAD OF HIS TWO SOLD OUT OLYMPIA THEATRE SHOWS, BEN HOWARD HAS ANNOUNCED A HEADLINE DATE AT 3ARENA DUBLIN, APRIL 14TH.
News last updated: 28-10-2014
The shows, in support of Ben’s forthcoming second album, I Forget Where We Were, will kick off In Manchester on 3rd December and concludes with two nights at London’s Brixton Academy on the 10th and 11th December.

THE WHO HITS 50 TOUR DUBLIN & BELFAST DATES RESCHEDULED TO JUNE
News last updated: 20-10-2014
Due to unforeseen logistical difficulties The Who’s Irish tour dates in Dublin and Belfast on 26th and 28th November have been rescheduled to next summer and will now play at the Odyssey Arena, Belfast on June 21st and 3Arena Dublin on June 23rd.

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

BRYAN FERRY ANNOUNCES SHOW WEDNESDAY 6TH MAY - WATERFRONT, BELFAST
News last updated: 07-10-2014
After an impressive set of performances around the world throughout 2014 including the lauded Glastonbury and Coachella debuts, British musical icon Bryan Ferry has announced a UK tour in May and June 2015, which includes a Belfast date at the Waterfront on May 6th.

NEEDTOBREATHE ANNOUNCE LIVE DATE AT WHELAN'S ON MAY 20TH
News last updated: 06-10-2014
South Carolina-based rock-n-roll outfit NEEDTOBREATHE are pleased to reveal details of an Irish headline show at Whelan’s, Wexford Street on 20 May 2015.

BEN AND HOLLY’S LITTLE KINGDOM LIVE ON STAGE
News last updated: 08-09-2014
BAFTA award winning television animation Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom, which is brought to you by the creators of Peppa Pig will make its live Irish stage debut at The Olympia

UFO ANNOUNCES SPECIAL GUESTS FOR THEIR UPCOMING SHOW AT THE ACADEMY
News last updated: 25-08-2014
These experienced and ambitious musicians are interested in the present, their love of creativity and the active continuation of their celebrated band history

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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