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# rubberbandits - Monday 7 April, 2014

# rubberbandits - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

The Rubberbandits’ new video is here

And it’s hilarious and terrifying in equal measure.

# rubberbandits - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Bad news: Rubberbandits turned down the Limerick City of Culture job*

*OK, not really. But they were too busy to take it anyway.

# rubberbandits - Friday 3 January, 2014

6 times Rubberbandits truly represented Limerick as City of Culture

Limerick’s greatest cultural export?

# rubberbandits - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

The Rubberbandits’ latest song offers some advice to Boyzone

They’ve got nothing to lose, apparently.

# rubberbandits - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

WATCH: The Rubberbandits talk about Halloween

The Limerick lads tell you all about the Halloweens of their childhood.

# rubberbandits - Sunday 9 December, 2012

21 reasons to be happy here in Ireland

It’s been a tough week, but we’re still happy. Here’s why.

# rubberbandits - Friday 30 November, 2012

Rubberbandits reveal themselves!

Rubberbandits, sans plastic bags.

# rubberbandits - Friday 16 November, 2012

How the Rubberbandits deal with offensive YouTube comments

Clue: In the best possible way.

# rubberbandits - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Rubberbandits set to hit Channel 4… here’s a taster

That Danny Dyer is SUCH a liar…

# rubberbandits - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

VIDEO: Rubberbandits use dubstep to explain physics

Keep a special eye out for the dancing at 01.12.

# rubberbandits - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Rubberbandits ask: “Are communion wafers haunted by the ghost of Christ?”

They’re trying to find the truth as part of Science Week 2012.

# rubberbandits - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

“Back home it’s called being weird”: Rubberbandits win award at Edinburgh Fringe

Sonya Kelly and Fishamble also celebrated their win at the Scottish festival this week.

# rubberbandits - Thursday 23 August, 2012

# rubberbandits - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Welcoming England’s finest… the Rubberbandits!

The Edinburgh Fringe appear to have got a little confused about the Limerick rappers’ origins.

# rubberbandits - Thursday 19 July, 2012

From 18th ABSOLUT Fringe festival announced Absolut Fringe

18th ABSOLUT Fringe festival announced

16 day festival will run from September 8 – 23.

# rubberbandits - Monday 4 June, 2012

Where is Chuck Norris? Who are Rubberbandits?… what Google wants you to know Dear Uncle Google This post contains images

Where is Chuck Norris? Who are Rubberbandits?… what Google wants you to know

Have a look at some of the unusual suggestions Google makes in your search bar…

# rubberbandits - Monday 16 January, 2012

From The Score Saturday Night Lights: Dubs return to Croker for 2012 “Spring Series” Blue Is The Colour

Saturday Night Lights: Dubs return to Croker for 2012 “Spring Series”

Dublin GAA have announced details of three Croke Park double-headers for the 2012 National Football and Hurling League campaigns.

# rubberbandits - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Talking dogs and babies: what Ireland watched on YouTube in 2011

Google has released details of the most-watched videos in Ireland in 2011, with talking dogs and babies high on the list.

# rubberbandits - Friday 11 November, 2011

Rubberbandits launch new Channel 4 shorts

It is being reported that the Limerick duo – Blind Boy Boat Club and Mr Chrome – are also working on a TV pilot.

# rubberbandits - Sunday 4 September, 2011

From The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In tonight’s Fix: What Diarmuid Martin wants the Taoiseach to explain; Celia Larkin’s earfuls for Bertie; why McDonald’s is ‘Lovin’ It’ in Ballymun; and what did the Rubberbandits get upto at Electric Picnic?

# rubberbandits - Thursday 18 August, 2011

From Take 5: Thursday Take 5

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Channel 4 hires Rubberbandits

Britain’s Channel 4 has commissioned Irish company Sideline Productions to make three comedy shorts with The Rubberbandits for a new online talent series.

# rubberbandits - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Underworld and M. Ward join Electric Picnic roster… as does Geldof

Sir Bob is among a number of new acts added to the festival line-up, organisers revealed today.

# rubberbandits - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

From Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Tuesday

In today’s Fix: Ireland’s first female Chief Justice is named; News International heads face questioning over alleged phone hacking; and the Rubberbandits take New York…

# rubberbandits - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Rubberbandits vs Jersey Shore: There can only be one winner MTV

Rubberbandits vs Jersey Shore: There can only be one winner

MTV channel is following the terrible twosome from Limerick in four-part web series as they take on New York… and yes, the Jersey Shore.

# rubberbandits - Friday 8 July, 2011

Not-so-easy rider: 7 Oxegen acts and their backstage demands Oxegen This post contains images

Not-so-easy rider: 7 Oxegen acts and their backstage demands

What do hot dogs, champagne and parrots have in common? We’ve got the answers…

In numbers: the Oxegen festival

Free wellies, bottles of champers, miles of fencing and Rubberbandits saying mass…

# rubberbandits - Saturday 2 July, 2011

From The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In this evening’s fix: The latest on the Gaza flotilla saga, pictures galore from Dublin and beyond, the Vatican is back in black…and the luckiest squirrel alive

Must love horses…Rubberbandits want an intern

Do you have “the horn” for media and TV? Then this could be the job for you.

# rubberbandits - Friday 20 May, 2011

One loves a good chooooon – A soundtrack for the Queen’s visit

The Queen has been entertained by Riverdance, Westlife and Mary Byrne at the Convention Centre in Dublin, but what songs might President McAleese have put on an iPod playlist for her visit?

# rubberbandits - Thursday 24 February, 2011

From Take 5: Thursday Take 5

Take 5: Thursday

Five things you need to know: Gaddafi says Libyan uprising is al-Qaeda’s fault, government denies ‘three strikes’ downloading rumours, and who’s that girl in the Rubberbandits video?

Who’s that girl? Meet the Rubberbandits’ new ‘love’ interest Rubberbandits This post contains images

Who’s that girl? Meet the Rubberbandits’ new ‘love’ interest

Republic of Telly comedy duo’s Horse Outside made a star of model Madeline Mulqueen – can it do the same for the female lead of their new single?

# rubberbandits - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

From Daily Fix: Tuesday GE11

Daily Fix: Tuesday

Ten days to go now – so let’s catch up with the winners and losers from another day on the trail.

From Take 5: Tuesday Take 5

Take 5: Tuesday

Five things you really should need know as you wrap up work this Tuesday evening…

From Rubberbandits’ Horse Outside is big in… Cambodia Rubberbandits This post contains images

Rubberbandits’ Horse Outside is big in… Cambodia

Comedy duo are not only trendy in Asia – a Labour election candidate has been criticised for using the tune of Horse Outside for his campaign song.

# rubberbandits - Saturday 25 December, 2010

Top 10: Musical Moments of 2010

It’s been a pretty decent year in the musical stakes… here’s our pick of the best (and worst) bits of 2010.

# rubberbandits - Friday 24 December, 2010

No luck for Bandits as Cardle claims Irish top spot

The rubbery Limerick hip-hop duo will have to make do with second best: the X Factor champion is Number One for Christmas.

# rubberbandits - Saturday 18 December, 2010

Christmas Number One? ‘Bandits sit second with a week to go

The plastic bag wearing Limerick lads are pipped by Matt Cardle, but there’s a week to go before Christmas…

# rubberbandits - Friday 17 December, 2010

From The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

Some of the week’s biggest stories – in pictures.

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