Garth who? Bruce on stage with Jake Clemons at Croke Park on Friday night

Bruce: "Dublin! I got a crush on you!"

27 May Bruce Springsteen played an epic three-and-a-half hour show in Croke Park on Friday night, opening his set with Darkness on The Edge of Town and charming the audience with a confession of love for Dublin city.

The ultimate rock `n' roll hero

Why Ireland was Born to Run with Bruce

27 May When Bruce Springsteen takes to the stage in Croke Park on Friday and Sunday night, it will be the latest chapter in a love affair with Ireland that began over thirty years ago. Alan Corr looks at how Ireland fell for The Boss

The choir and choir mistress Veronica McCarron had received a standing ovation from the judges and the audience

Kilkenny choir narrowly misses out on BGT final

26 May The Presentation Kilkenny Secondary School choir missed out on a place in the Britain's Got Talent final by finishing fourth in Thursday night's semi. There is still a place up for grabs with the judges' wildcard, but the competition is fierce.

Jesse Hughes has received more criticism for his controversial comments

Bataclan survivor hits out at Eagles of Death Metal

27 May An angry letter from a survivor of last November's terrorist attack at an Eagles Of Death Metal gig in Paris which criticises the band's frontman has gone viral and been shared more than 4,000 times.

Spot the pale Celtic-skinned one? Caitriona Balfe with Conan O'Brien

Caitriona Balfe says her skin is beyond the pale

27 May Irish actress and star of Outlander, Caitriona Balfe has spoken of her struggle with her pale Celtic skin during her previous career as a fashion model, which often required her to get two spray-tans.

Warm, funny, generous and The Boss. David McCullagh with Springsteen

Why The Boss is a Prime Time gentleman

26 May RTE Prime Time presenter David McCullagh, may be well used to grilling politicians, but he got to conduct his biggest interview several years ago when he met his musical hero Bruce Springsteen. Here he tells us about his encounter with The Boss.

Amber Heard has filed for divorce from Johnny Depp after fifteen months of marriage

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard to divorce

26 May Johnny Depp's wife Amber Heard has filed for divorce just over a year after the Hollywood couple were married. Heard filed for divorce in Los Angeles Superior Court citing irreconcilable differences.