The Daily Edge uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 0 °C Sunday 1 February, 2015

#Music

# music - Friday 30 January, 2015

From Business ETC Jay Z is going head to head with Spotify Music

Jay Z is going head to head with Spotify

The rapper is taking over the premium music streaming service WiMP for €49 million.

# music - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

10 signs that you were once a teenage grunger

Wallet chains and skate shoes. \m/

Taylor Swift responds to Lizard Squad’s hacking attempt in perfect fashion

The hacking group took over her Twitter and Instagram accounts earlier today.

Are these the 10 best Irish songs of 2014?

The Meteor Choice Irish Song of the Year nominations are out.

# music - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

# music - Thursday 15 January, 2015

This year’s Brit Awards nominees were announced and our Hozier is among them

The Wicklow man is up for Best International Male.

# music - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

U2′s ‘worst song’ has been revealed, but do you agree? Welcome To Miami This post contains a poll

U2′s ‘worst song’ has been revealed, but do you agree?

Rolling Stone have picked one out.

# music - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

This woman’s song about the Creme Egg drama will speak to your soul

Why did they have to go and change?

# music - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Ed Sheeran will play an intimate gig in Whelan’s later this month

The singer-songwriter will perform for just 400 fans when he rolls into town with VH1′s Storytellers series.

Are these the 10 best Irish albums of the last year?

The Meteor Choice Prize nominations have been announced.

# music - Sunday 4 January, 2015

11 music artists who are going to be massive in 2015

The acts you need to know for 2015.

# music - Friday 2 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Deborah Bone, the woman who inspired Pulp’s song Disco 2000, has died RIP

# music - Thursday 1 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Open thread: What are your go-to feel good tunes? First Fortnight

Open thread: What are your go-to feel good tunes?

First Fortnight, Ireland’s mental health music festival, starts today.

# music - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie What was your favourite live performance of 2014? On Stage

What was your favourite live performance of 2014?

Music, theatre, and more.

From TheJournal.ie QUIZ: How Much Of A Music Snob Are You? Quiz

QUIZ: How Much Of A Music Snob Are You?

Have we even heard of your favourite band?

From TheJournal.ie This celeb-packed Irish music video sums up all your New Year’s resolutions 2015 Here I Come

# music - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Christy Moore cancels another gig due to severe lung infection Get Well Soon

Christy Moore cancels another gig due to severe lung infection

The musician has postponed his Castlebar concert.

From TheJournal.ie What was your favourite album of 2014? Listening Post

What was your favourite album of 2014?

What got your ears twitching this year?

# music - Thursday 18 December, 2014

From Business ETC The Pav is back! And it’s got a new name… Cork

The Pav is back! And it’s got a new name…

…It’s ‘The Pav’.

# music - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

# music - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

# music - Friday 5 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s an unusual way to raise €20k for the homeless (and see a new side to Dublin) Young Hearts Run Free

# music - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Hozier’s anthem Take Me To Church named world’s most viral song of 2014

Spotify singled out the Bray lad’s breakout hit. And here are the world’s top 10 most streamed tracks…

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how Gangnam Style changed YouTube forever Op Op Op Op

Here’s how Gangnam Style changed YouTube forever

*does the riding a horse dance*

# music - Monday 1 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie U2′s album is the best of the year* Songs Of Innocence

U2′s album is the best of the year*

*According to Rolling Stone, anyway.

# music - Monday 24 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie It’s official: Irish Water now has its own theme song Sharing A Bath

It’s official: Irish Water now has its own theme song

“When I go to the loo, I’m quick at what I do because a bill is due.”

# music - Sunday 16 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This man plays piano faster than the speed of sound Ukraine's Got Talent

This man plays piano faster than the speed of sound

Lubomyr Melnyk says he’s the faster pianist on the planet.

# music - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From Business ETC Watch out Spotify! YouTube makes its music service official Game On

Watch out Spotify! YouTube makes its music service official

And Ireland is one of the first countries to get access to the beta version.

From Business ETC YouTube takes its biggest step towards launching its own music service All Systems Go

YouTube takes its biggest step towards launching its own music service

The site has signed a deal with Merlin, the network which represents the licensing rights for 20,000 independent music labels.

# music - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

From Business ETC Spotify CEO defends free streaming after Taylor Swift removes music catalogue Spotify

Spotify CEO defends free streaming after Taylor Swift removes music catalogue

Daniel Ek defended the company saying it paid out $2 billion in royalties since it started in 2008, half of which was generated in the last twelve months.

# music - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Confirmed: Beyoncé IS releasing new music

But rumours that the singer will release another surprise are only kind of true.

# music - Monday 3 November, 2014

Rita Ora says she got ‘hacked’, but was it just a huge Twitter fail?

Meanwhile, the world sniggers behind their hands.

# music - Saturday 1 November, 2014

# music - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Temple Bar residents: “We’re not anti-busker but bands are now in a nuclear arms race” Culture Quarter

Temple Bar residents: “We’re not anti-busker but bands are now in a nuclear arms race”

“Twelve years ago, it was bongos, now it’s generators and drum kits.”

# music - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

# music - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘I joined the circus to escape The Troubles’ Tumble Circus

‘I joined the circus to escape The Troubles’

Meet the performers from Tumble Circus.

1 2 3 4 5