More updates from the world of live music:
Soulfly play Dublin Academy, 1st August, with Canadian hardcore types Cancer Bats coming to the same venue on 3rd November.
Adrian Crowley has added Arab Strap’s Aidan John Moffat to the bill for his Button Factory show on July 24th.
Blondie play Belfast’s Nugent Hall next Wednesday 23rd June.
Australian hard rockers Airbourne have announced two Irish dates as part of their upcoming No Guts No Glory Tour 2010. They play the Ulster Hall Belfast on December 5th and Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on December 7th. Tickets priced from £22.50 for Belfast and from €23 including booking fee for Dublin are on sale now.
U:Mack are hosting a series of special shows over the October Bank Holiday this autumn. The first to be announced is the Dublin debut of seminal New York band Swans, returning to Europe after thirteen years. They play the Button Factory on Friday 22nd.
Mark Lanegan is back on Irish soil in double quick time after his Academy 2 show earlier this year, visiting The Roisin Dubh, Galway on August 24th and the main Academy the following night.