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Music

# music - Monday 20 January, 2014

Garth Brooks confirmed to play Croke Park dates in July

Tickets go on sale on January 30th at 9am.

From Business ETC Spotify allowing artists to sell merchandise on site Merch

Spotify allowing artists to sell merchandise on site

The feature allows Irish artists to sell their own merchandise and highlight concert listings on the site.

# music - Sunday 19 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how New Orleans musicians protested against proposed noise laws Protest

Here’s how New Orleans musicians protested against proposed noise laws

A proposed noise ordinance has led to a petition set up by musicians.

# music - Thursday 16 January, 2014

From Business ETC Spotify introduces unlimited streaming for web users Music

Spotify introduces unlimited streaming for web users

The announcement comes days after Beats music announced its own music streaming service will arrive at the end of the month.

# music - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

10 defining characteristics of an Irish audience

10 defining characteristics of an Irish audience

Whether you’re at a gig, show, panto, you’re bound to spot a few of these.

# music - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Girl bands of the 1990s, ranked from brutal to brilliant

Will your favourite come out on top?

From TheJournal.ie Was Beethoven inspired by birdsong? Young Sci 2014

Was Beethoven inspired by birdsong?

A project by a Carrick on Shannon student shows that the classical maestro may have taken much inspiration from nature.

# music - Friday 10 January, 2014

On this night in 1997 you were listening to… No Mercy

A Friday Flashback to get your weekend started…

# music - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

From Business ETC Five Irishmen make the Forbes 30 under 30 list Top 30

Five Irishmen make the Forbes 30 under 30 list

A golfer, a businessman a boyband member and two entrepreneurs from Limerick featured on the ones to watch list.

# music - Saturday 4 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Everly Brother singer Phil Everly dies at 74 RIP

Everly Brother singer Phil Everly dies at 74

He and brother Don, who survives him, had smash hits such as Wake Up Little Susie, Bye Bye Love, All I Have To Do is Dream.

# music - Friday 3 January, 2014

On this night in 1994 you were listening to… Take That

A Friday Flashback to get your weekend started…

# music - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what you’ll be reading, watching and listening to in 2014 What To Watch

Here’s what you’ll be reading, watching and listening to in 2014

Looking for new books, music, films and TV shows this year? We’ve got you covered.

5 times Spotify Private Session ruined somebody’s life*

*Or at least their credibility. And how to avoid it!

# music - Sunday 29 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Lisa McInerney: Pop culture in 2013 was full of wacky antics, highs, lows… and deceptive depth Opinion

Lisa McInerney: Pop culture in 2013 was full of wacky antics, highs, lows… and deceptive depth

Appropriated Twerking, Joffrey Bieber and the Reign of The Selfie… 2013 was full of ostensibly casual moments over which we could bond and track how our society is changing.

# music - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Glen Hansard and Bono busk on Grafton St for Simon Community Busking

WATCH: Glen Hansard and Bono busk on Grafton St for Simon Community

Hansard asked those listening to “dig in and keep a few people off the street”.

# music - Friday 20 December, 2013

On this night in 1994 you were listening to… Mariah Carey

A Friday Flashback to get your weekend started…

From TheJournal.ie 23 arrested, one garda injured at Calvin Harris concert in Dublin’s O2 Public Order

23 arrested, one garda injured at Calvin Harris concert in Dublin’s O2

Five people were arrested over drugs offences, and two O2 staff were injured during public order incidents.

# music - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Need guidance from Beyonce? This website will show you the way

Whether you’re happy, sad or feelin’ fierce, Beyonce has a song for you.

Kodaline join Bernard O’Shea to sing 22 Verses Song on Republic of Telly

Let me tell you a story 22 verses long…

# music - Monday 16 December, 2013

How many of these misheard song lyics did you notice this year?

What do you mean, Daft Punk weren’t singing about Mexican monkeys?

Astronaut Chris Hadfield plays with The Chieftains again…on Earth

They previously played together while Cmdr Hadfield was still aboard the ISS.

# music - Friday 13 December, 2013

The 20 most overplayed songs of 2013

… as played by one man, on one guitar, in one minute.

# music - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: Heartbreak, misery and cloying sentimentality – the ingredients of any good Christmas song Christmas

Column: Heartbreak, misery and cloying sentimentality – the ingredients of any good Christmas song

We spend an entire month gearing ourselves up to the best day of the year with songs that document heartbreak, war, loneliness and The Wombles. Have we all gone mad?

# music - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Turn it down: Deafness charity warns of hearing risk from loud earphones Pump Down The Volume

Turn it down: Deafness charity warns of hearing risk from loud earphones

DeafHear.ie say that that early results of a new study show that three out of five young people are listening to earphones at unsafe levels.

From Business ETC Soundwave hits 750,000 downloads as it adds YouTube music update Music Profile

Soundwave hits 750,000 downloads as it adds YouTube music update

The Irish-based music app now allows users to sync songs they listen to on YouTube onto their profiles.

# music - Monday 9 December, 2013

Arcade Fire will be playing Marlay Park next year

They’ll be joined by the Pixies. Excited yet?

# music - Saturday 7 December, 2013

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a new way to shop, a slick app that helps keep your life organised and one of the best photo editing apps out there.

# music - Friday 6 December, 2013

On this night in 1999 you were listening to… Macy Gray

A Friday flashback to get your weekend started…

7 of the best bits from Noel Gallagher’s Rolling Stone interview

He doesn’t think much of music this year.

# music - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

From Business ETC YouTube delays music streaming service until early 2014 Streaming

YouTube delays music streaming service until early 2014

YouTube music streaming service is now expected to arrive early next year.

# music - Monday 2 December, 2013

Happy birthday Britney Spears! Here’s why we love you

The Princess of Pop is 32 today.

# music - Saturday 30 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: Londoners had The Clash, Mancunians had The Smiths – and we had The Blades Opinion

Column: Londoners had The Clash, Mancunians had The Smiths – and we had The Blades

Dublin Stewart Smyth remembers The Blades, the band that played the soundtrack to his youth, ahead of their reunion this month – and underlines how some of the social issues they addressed in 1980s Ireland persist today.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Music changes lives – every young person should have the chance to learn Opinion

Column: Music changes lives – every young person should have the chance to learn

Through music education, many of society’s most vulnerable young people dare to dream of greater things for their futures, writes Chris Maher.

# music - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Lostprophets lead singer pleads guilty to attempted baby rape Guilty

Lostprophets lead singer pleads guilty to attempted baby rape

The 36-year-old admitted to 11 offences at Cardiff Crown Court yesterday.

# music - Monday 25 November, 2013