Music

Tuesday 25th July

"Cassette vs Vinyl", an exhibition by Horace Panter

Horace Panter (co-founder and bassist with The Specials) who is now a pop artist; his exhibition "Cassette vs Vinyl" can currently be seen at the Ebow Gallery Dublin 8 Full details: ...

Monday 24th July

Ruba Shamshoum in session

Chat and live music from Palestinian jazz singer Ruba Shamshoum Official website:   http://ruba.land/

Review: "Soul Of A Nation: Afro-Centric Visions In The Age Of Black Power"

Jim Carroll reviews "Soul Of A Nation: Afro-Centric Visions in the Age of Black Power", an album which coincides with an exhibition currently running at the Tate London exploring art ...

Friday 21st July

Album reviews

Lauren Murphy and Simon Maher review "Lust For Life" from Lana del Rey, "Raskit" from Dizzee Rascal and "Sacred Hearts Club" from Foster The People

Thursday 20th July

Dublin International Piano Festival 2017

Dr Archie Chen, founder and artistic director of the Dublin International Piano Festival which takes place over the next week Full details:   www.pianofestival.ie 

Wednesday 19th July

Zoe Conway, John McIntyre and the Coohe brothers at the National Opera House Wexford

Traditional musicians Zoe Conway and John McIntyre (Ireland) and brothers Shaháb and Sháyán Coohe (Persia/Iran) who will perform in a Music Network residency at the National Opera House Wexford tomorrow  ...

A profile of Karen Dalton

Donal Dineen with a profile of the Cherokee folk/blues singer Karen Dalton who was born 80 years ago today; she was a favourite on the Greenwich Village folk scene in ...

Monday 17th July

Live from the Galway International Arts Festival 2017

Tonight the programme comes live from the opening night of the Galway International Arts Festival, with guests including theatre-makers Enda Walsh + Donnacha Dennehy, visual artists Anna Maria Pacheco, Maeve ...

Friday 14th July

Album reviews

Róisín Dwyer and Eamon Sweeney review "4.44" from Jay Z, "Hug of Thunder" from Broken Social Scene and "Something’s Changing" from Lucy Rose

Thursday 13th July

Tara Erraught Opera Gala with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Mezzo soprano Tara Erraught who will be performing tomorrow night in an Opera Gala at the National Concert Hall, with the RTÉ Symphony Orchestra conducted by Gavin Maloney Full details: ...

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