Wednesday 15th June

"Music Books", a series of concerts by Louth Contemporary Music Society

Swiss composer Jurg Frey and Eamon Quinn from the Louth Contemporary Music Society with a preview of “Music Books”, a series of five concerts that will be performed over the ...

Tuesday 14th June

"Songs of Joyce" by Darina Gallagher and Sinead Murphy

Darina Gallagher and Sinead Murphy explain their show “Songs of Joyce”, inspired by the music featured in the work of James Joyce, it is part of this week's programme of events for the ...

Arts News - Henry McCullough RIP

Tony Clayton Lea remembers the career of Northern Irish guitarist Henry McCullough who died today

Friday 10th June

Album reviews

Simon Maher and Eithne Shortall review “Strange Little Birds” from Garbage, “Why Are You OK?” from Band of Horses and “This Is Your Life” from Augustines

Thursday 9th June

"Starboard Home", a musical celebration of Dublin Port and the river Liffey

Colm Mac Con Iomaire and John Sheahan who are collaborating on “Starboard Home”, a musical celebration inspired by the history of Dublin Port, the river Liffey and its relationship to ...

Wednesday 8th June

Natty Wailer in session

Natty Wailer chats about being a keyboard player with Bob Marley & The Wailers, life in Ireland and his own band The Reggae Vibes and their latest album "Destiny" Official website: ...

Review: "Porcelain", a memoir by Moby

Róisín Dwyer reviews “Porcelain”, a memoir by Moby (published by Faber)

Tuesday 7th June

Blas International Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance 2016

Pianist and composer Mícheál Ó Suilleabháin chats about this year's Blás Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance which takes place at the University of Limerick and the annual bursary which ...

Monday 6th June

William Butt, cellist

William Butt chats about his love of Bach and performing at the Great Music in Irish Houses Festival this week Further details: 

"Songs In The Key Of Life" by Stevie Wonder

Rachel Breslin explains why the 1976 album “Songs In The Key Of Life” by Stevie Wonder is a classic



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