Month: March 2018

Hothouse Flowers & Paddy Casey with special guest Saoirse Casey kick off Bulmers Live At Leopardstown 2018

Hothouse Flowers and Paddy Casey with special guest Saoirse Casey are the latest acts to be revealed for this summer’s Bulmers Live At Leopardstown series, taking place at the famous Dublin racecourse throughout June to August on Thursday evenings.    Kicking off this year’s festival, Hot House Flowers return to the racecourse stage on Thursday June 7. Hot House Flowers have remained a consistent live force on the music scene and remain huge fans’ favourites to this day. The band stormed the UK Charts last year when ‘Don’t Go’ reached Number 1 following the huge attention received from the launch of...

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Townlands Carnival announce fresh acts

Disco legends Sister Sledge and Kila join Leftfield and King Kong Company as headliners at Townlands Carnival 2018, taking place at Rusheen Farm, Co Cork this July.   In the history of music, there have been only a handful of musical groups which have managed to transcend time, genre, and culture . . . and Sister Sledge is without question one of them. Sisters Debbie and Kim have created some of the most defining tracks of the disco era, with ‘Lost in Music’ (co-written and produced by Nile Rogers) and ‘We Are Family’ spanning decades of playlists; dazzling audiences with a heady mix...

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Music Cork Showcase announces musical lineup

  Music Cork presents an all-ages seated gig at Cork Opera House on Wednesday April 25th to showcase some of the most successful and upcoming Irish artists to delegates from Ireland and around the world.    Four top artists from around the country will play the Opera House stage, featuring Limerick’s Hermitage Green, Cavan’s The Strypes, Cork artist Stephanie Rainey and Fontaines D.C. from Dublin.   Returning for its second year to Leeside, Music Cork once again welcomes a host of music industry professionals to the city for a three-day event comprising insightful discussion, workshops, high calibre panels and some fantastic...

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Rebel Rebel – The David Bowie Experience set for Cork Opera House

Celebrating the songs and legacy of one of the most influential artists of the last 50 years, Rebel Rebel are a 6 piece David Bowie tribute faithfully recreating the most popular songs from Bowie’s extensive back catalogue. The band themselves are fans and have a deep respect for the man and his music.  ‘Scary Monsters & Super Creeps’  is a new two and a half hour show built around David Bowies 14th studio album “Scary Monsters” and also features Bowie’s hits from 1969 right up to the present day. Scary Monsters was released in 1980  and achieved the perfect...

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New Announcements for Bulmers Live at Leopardstown 2018

Following the announcements of The Waterboys (August 16) and Paul Young (July 19) for this summer’s Bulmers Live at Leopardstown, the famous Dublin racecourse this week reveals the next three artists set to play the 8-week racing and music festival. Hudson Taylor (June 21), Keywest (July 26) and Smokie (August 9) join a fantastic line-up for one of Dublin’s fastest growing and most exciting nights out. From busking on the streets of Dublin in their early days, to sold out shows in Ireland, the UK and Europe, Hudson Taylor have been one of this country’s great success stories in...

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