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Jake Clemons Irish Tour

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A few years ago, Jake Clemons filled some pretty big shoes when he joined The E-Street Band after the untimely death of his Uncle Clarence. A high-pressure job which has seen him complete world tours with Bruce Springsteen’s backing band and showcased his talents to huge international audiences. Undeterred by his busy E-Street schedule, Jake has […]

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Anthony Toner album release show

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Anthony Toner will release his much anticipated new long-player ‘Ink’ with an album launch show at Belfast’s Lyric Theatre on 23rd April 2017. He will be joined on this very special evening by some of Northern Ireland’s best-known musicians with Eilidh Patterson, Ciaran Lavery, and John McCullough announced for the show. With seven albums and more […]

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Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox Tour

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New York jazz pianist Scott Bradlee may have struggled to break the big time back in 2011 but since then he, and his band Postmodern Jukebox have become nothing short of a global sensation. With piano-led, vintage-pop mashups, they provide a unique take on today’s pop standards with an old-time feel. I’ve been known to […]

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Arcade Fire to hit Belfast

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Arcade Fire will make a first ever appearance in Northern Ireland this summer with a show at Belsonic 2017. The outdoor headlining set has been announced for the Ormeau Park venue in Belfast on 13th June 2017. Finding a music fan who isn’t familiar with the genre-spanning, eclectic back-catalogue of Arcade Fire is almost an […]

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Valerie June announces spring tour

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Tickets are on sale for the recently announced UK and European tour from Valerie June. The talented singer-songwriter kicks things off in Brighton on 22nd April 2017. This tour will see the Tennessee-based multi-instrumentalist perform tracks from her latest album ‘The Order Of Time’. You can get your hands on a copy of the new […]

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The Staves headline Bushstock 2017

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It’s been almost two years since those memorable London shows from The Staves. 2015 saw them headline London’s Roundhouse venue and a hearty west London awaits them at Bushstock 2017. Bushstock returns to Shepherd’s Bush, London on Saturday 10th June 2017 curated by Communion Presents. It’s one of our must-see opportunities to catch established names […]

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The Saw Doctors announce Belfast show

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After a break of almost three years, folk-rockers The Saw Doctors have announced they will play a show at Belfast’s iconic Ulster Hall in January 2017. From humble beginnings playing pub gigs in the 1980s, the band burst onto the international scene when they were discovered by and toured with Mike Scott of The Waterboys. […]

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The 4 of Us announce album and shows

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It’s hard to believe that the Murphy brothers from Newry first achieved massive success with their debut record ‘Songs For The Tempted’ twenty-seven years ago.  Hit singles ‘Mary’ and ‘Drag My Name Down’ still get regular air play on radio stations across Europe and secured the brothers a well-earned place in the history of Irish music. […]

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Emerald Armada prepare to get festive

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Don’t worry people, we’re not going to be the first people this year to drop the “C” bomb. It’s only just October and there are pumpkins to carve before all that madness ensues. In a similar vein, The Emerald Armada have stayed clear of the C-word this week as they announced their annual “Winter Show”. […]

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Saint Sister Announce Belfast Show

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Fresh from wowing the audience at Electric Picnic, Saint Sister have announced a Belfast headline show to take place on 7th November 2016 at The Empire Music Hall. Since their formation in 2014 band members Morgan MacIntyre and Gemma Doherty have been on a roll.  They’ve creatively adapted their own influences of Celtic harp traditions, 1960s folk and electronic pop to […]

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