David Turpin – The Bone Dance video

October 14th, 2009 by

David Turpin’s second album Haunted! is out this Friday and ‘The Bone Dance’ is the first single from the album. The video is by David Turpin and Blue Hair Productions. http://www.myspace.com/davidturpin

Bryan Adams brings solo tour to Ireland

October 13th, 2009 by

Originally interspersed between his larger band gigs, Bryan Adams has developed his solo acoustic shows to great acclaim. Now he brings his Bare Bones tour to Ireland for six intimate dates in January 2010: Thursday 14 Dublin, Olympia Theatre Friday 15 Dublin, Olympia Theatre Saturday 16 Derry, Millennium Forum Sunday 17 Belfast, Waterfront Hall Monday […]

Hard Working Class Heroes schedule

October 12th, 2009 by

The Schedule for Hard Working Class Heroes has been announced on the site – http://www.hwch.net/schedule.html For those planning their weekend though, here’s the lowdown: FRIDAY 16TH OCTOBER ________________________________ ANDREWS LANE 7.30 – 8.00 – MIRACLE BELL 8.10 – 8.40 – WE CUT CORNERS 8.50 – 9.20 – SUBPLOTS 9.30 – 10.00 – THE DEAD FLAGS […]

Peter Doherty’s Irish gigs POSTPONED

October 12th, 2009 by

Peter Doherty’s scheduled dates in Ireland this week have been postponed. A statement was issued today from the artist’s agent: ‘Last night Peter Doherty was admitted to Swindon Hospital with exhaustion and breathing difficulties. He is currently under observation by doctors.’ The shows are currently being rescheduled with dates to be announced. Tickets can be […]

Hadouken! to play Tripod

October 12th, 2009 by

Leeds’ young nu-rave favourites Hadouken! are set to play Tripod this December 5th. The band will release their second album next year. It was recorded with Nosia, the drum and bass trio from the Netherlands. Doors – 7:30pm Tickets €20 (inc. booking fee) available from Ticketmaster, City Discs, Sound Cellar and usual outlets. www.ticketmaster.ie. Here’s […]

Dark Room Notes sign to BBE Records

October 12th, 2009 by

Congrats to Dark Room Notes who have announced that their debut album We Love You Dark Matter will get a worldwide release on Berlin/London label BBE. BBE’s artist roster includes John Morales, Dimitri From Paris and Henrik Schwartz, Ame and Dixon and an initial single release in January will feature remixes by artists from the […]

Florence & The Machine’s Gear Destroyed in Fire

October 11th, 2009 by


Florence & The Machine lost all their equipment when their trailer went on fire some time before their Copenhagen gig tonight. Details are patchy but they took to the stage in the Danish capital announcing the incident and saying that everything they were playing on was borrowed. As there wasn’t a any merchandise available it […]

Stephen Gately dies in Majorca

October 11th, 2009 by

Boyzone’s Stephen Gately has died in his sleep on holiday in Majorca. Details are unclear but it seems that the 33 year old singer went out for drinks, came home and fell asleep but didn’t come round. The remaining members of Boyzone are expected to fly out to the Spanish island today to join Gately’s […]

Sunbear EPs Available Online

October 8th, 2009 by


90s Dublin shoegazing legends Sunbear have re-released their old EPs online on www.indiecater.com, joining their classic eponymous 1994 debut album, which has been available on the site since last year. “This collection of songs is pretty much in chronological order from the Bits and Pieces EP in 1996 and includes almost everything we recorded up […]

Ash announce two Irish dates

October 8th, 2009 by


Ash have announced on their website that they play two Irish dates in November. Wed 25 November – The Button Factory, Dublin – Tickets priced €23 incl. booking fee are on sale now. Thurs 26 November – Spring & Airbrake, Belfast Prices etc when they become available.

Jamie T tour postponed

October 8th, 2009 by


Jamie T’s upcoming gig in Dublin has been postponed due to laryngitis and doctor advice to rest up. The shows affected are: October 9th – Glasgow, Barrowland 10th – Preston, 53 Degrees 11th – Sheffield, O2 Academy 13th – Manchester, Academy 14th – Leeds, O2 Academy 15th – London, Brixton O2 Academy 23rd – Belfast, […]

Peter Doherty Galway ticket giveaway

October 7th, 2009 by

Pete Doherty (Baby Shambles), Paris, August 2005

This gig has been postponed. We hope to keep the competition on track once the date is rescheduled. Following Peter Doherty‘s performance at the Heineken Green Spheres stage at Oxegen, the Libertines and Babyshambles front man is back in Ireland for a further encounter of the green kind with a Heineken Green Sphere’s show in […]

Fight Like Apes for special wrestlemania Dublin gig

October 7th, 2009 by

Fight Like Apes round off another amazing year with a special show at the Academy in Dublin on December 18th. And when we say special, we mean kind of unhinged. For one night only the band will be bringing a wrestling ring into the venue for a fight night of body-slamming, gut-grappling, seconds out, no […]