Events: summer is coming
Anne O'Donoghue
With summer gradually getting underway, there are plenty of events happening and things to get out and do around the country, writes Anne O’Donoghue.
2 February 2022 Around the country
What’s On: your events guide for February
Embrace the return to full capacity venues this month and take your pick from a few events Ilka Denker has rounded up for you
5 January 2022 Around the country
What's On: Your January events guide
Don’t mind the January blues and join some events; from opera, to theatre and puppet shows, there is plenty to choose from, writes Ilka Denker.
Katherine’s Country: forcing ourselves to relax
Having recently attended a concert at the Cork Opera House, Katherine O’Leary writes that – while it is a positive thing to be back at live music – it is hard to completely relax at it.
3 November 2021 Katherine O'Leary
Country Sound: the new kid in town
Young Tipperary country singer Aisling Rafferty has a bright future ahead of her, writes Michael Commins.
13 October 2021 Country Sound
Events guide: we’re back, baby
After an 18 month hiatus, our events guide is finally back, and it’s busier than ever. Here’s what’s going on around the country. Compiled by Anne O’Donoghue
8 September 2021 Living Life
Country Sound: country music comes together
After the huge success of the Reach Out initiative by country music singers, a live stream concert has been organised on Easter Sunday, writes Michael Commins
31 March 2021 Country Sound
The Front Row: let’s hear it from the girls
Leo Powell takes a look at a virtual event in the National Concert Hall to mark International Women's Day
3 March 2021 Sport
Living Life: the rebel violinist
Vladimir Jablokov travelled to Ireland on a whim many years ago, unsure of the career he was pursuing as a violinist. Playing on Grafton Street to make ends meet, his love of music was rekindled, writ
30 December 2020 Living Life
Oh no it isn’t, oh yes it is: online pantos this Christmas
Just because it’s going to be different this year, doesn’t mean Christmas is cancelled. Here are some online pantomime options to check out.
27 November 2020 Living Life
Nashville memories and a near miss on the Opry
Country singer Michael O’Brien reflects with Michael Commins on the time he very nearly sang at the Grand Ole Opry.
28 October 2020 Country Sound
Are you dancing?
Could drive in concerts help fill the gap for the thousands of people, for whom a night’s dancing was their main social outlet and the highlight of their week. Mairead Lavery writes
30 September 2020 Features