Tag: Irish music
10 months ago
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Sinead O'Connor fans to gather in New York for special memorial event

Sinead O'Connor will be remembered during a special evening of music, poetry, and art in New York next week

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10 months ago
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Watch: Shania Twain brings sings with young fan on stage at concert in Ireland

Mia Murphy performed with her idol at the 3Arena in Dublin

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10 months ago
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New York Irish Center unveils its cozy and creepy fall events ahead of Halloween

Halloween events, children's book readings and documentary screenings are among the events taking place this fall

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10 months ago
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Hudson Valley Irish Fest returns with live music and plenty of craic

A wonderful array of Irish music, dance, food, and culture will be on the agenda at The Hudson Valley Irish Festival ...

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10 months ago
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Irish DJ hails Barry Keoghan after his song features in Netflix's Top Boy

Dublin DJ Shane Codd's song Get Out My Head features in the new season of the crime drama

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10 months ago
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Series exploring Ireland's most musical families returns to TG4

The show is a celebration of traditional Irish music from all over the country

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10 months ago
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Watch: Niall Horan gets special 30th birthday surprise on set of The Voice US

The former One Direction singer received a special surprise from his The Voice US colleagues

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10 months ago
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Watch: Throwback to Niall Horan's X Factor audition as Irish popstar turns 30

The singer credits Katy Perry with making his audition a success

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10 months ago
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New folk album tells stories of immigrants to the US from Irish Famine to today

Wolf Loescher's album Immigrant Stories was inspired by immigrants who came to the US in search of a better life

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10 months ago
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Fox Cities Irish festival returns to Wisconsin

The festival will feature Irish music, dance and more

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10 months ago
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U2 rumoured to be releasing new music

The band will open their Sphere in Las Vegas on September 29

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10 months ago
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The Irish musician whose students have played the Ole Opry and Carnegie Hall

Dawn Doherty opened her namesake music academy in Yonkers after moving there from Co Mayo

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10 months ago
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FULL INTERVIEW: ‘Barrfite’ breaks out at Electric Picnic

Ciarán Mather reports on a rising rock band that was handpicked for this year's iteration of the beloved festival

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10 months ago
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Leo Varadkar believes a United Ireland will become a reality in his lifetime

The Irish Taoiseach says that the future success of any United Ireland will be judged on how it treats its minorities

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10 months ago
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The Wolfe Tones announce special concert after record-breaking festival set

Irish trad group The Wolfe Tones have announced a special 60th anniversary concert after they drew in thousands of fa...

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10 months ago
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Politician who brokered Northern Ireland peace deal likes The Wolfe Tones' music

Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern, who was a key figure in securing the Good Friday Agreement, said he often went to the ...

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10 months ago
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Irish Glee star expecting first child with American wife

Damian McGinty, who played Rory Flanagan in the hit TV show, is expecting a baby girl with his wife Anna Claire

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10 months ago
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The Wolfe Tones: History of the Irish band that formed nearly 60 years ago

The Wolfe Tones are one of the most successful Irish trad bands of all time

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11 months ago
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Irish pipe band travels to Lake Michigan for historic performance

Many immigrants moved to Beaver Island from Arranmore, Co Donegal during the famine

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11 months ago
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San Francisco Irish turn out for Rock the Gates festival

Over 1,500 people headed to the United Irish Cultural Center for a day of music and dance

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11 months ago
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Watch: Irish musicians break out in song while waiting for flight at JFK Airport

Don Stiffe, Trevor Sexton, Ger O'Donnell, Hughie Boyle and The Shevlin Twins put on a show for other passengers

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11 months ago
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Irish band Snow Patrol 'heartbroken' as two bandmates quit

Snow Patrol will continue as a trio

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11 months ago
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Music, dance, axe-throwing and more craic to be had at Pittsburgh Irish Festival

2023 sees Pittsburgh Irish Festival returning with a number of love music stages, cooking and baking demos, childrens...

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11 months ago
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Irish trad music group The Friel Sisters to perform in Philadelphia

The Friel Sisters, who have Co Donegal ancestry, are heading to the US concerts in September

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11 months ago
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Westlife star Nicky Byrne and Georgina Ahern renew vows on 20th anniversary

Nicky and Georgina tied the knot at a 16th-century castle in France in August 2003

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11 months ago
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Guinness heir Garech Browne became an unlikely purveyor of Irish music

Real to Reel: Garech Browne & Claddagh Records recounts the life of the music lover

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11 months ago
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Westlife visit Central Park and Radio City while promoting first ever US tour

Shane Filan, Nicky Byrne, Mark Feehily and Kian Egan are taking in New York's sights

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11 months ago
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Irish musician goes from busking on Grafton Street to top US music festivals

Dubliner Enda Reilly said moving to the US in 2019 'broadened his musical horizons'

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11 months ago
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Westlife could tour in Ireland after US shows, manager Louis Walsh hints

The boyband is touring in North America for the first time next year

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11 months ago
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Irish singer Somebody's Child announces US tour

Cian Godfrey's music is inspired by his experiences growing up in modern day Dublin

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11 months ago
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Chicago gets ready for Irish Fest 2023 with music and dance acts on show

A range of talented Irish and Irish American acts will perform at Chicago Gaelic Park

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11 months ago
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Visit the 'most picturesque' village in Ireland

Roundstone is a favorite amongst Galway locals

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11 months ago
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Review: Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová at Radio City Music Hall, New York

The Dublin-born musician and Czech singer-songwriter brought The Swell Season to the iconic 6th Avenue venue

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11 months ago
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Westlife announces North America tour 'for the first time ever'

The Irish band will have US dates in Boston, New York, and Chicago, as well as a date in Toronto, Canada

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11 months ago
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Daniel O'Donnell to perform 40 US shows during world tour later this year

The Co Donegal singer is preparing to release How Lucky I Must Be

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11 months ago
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US couple in music hall of fame after 50 years of dedication to Irish music

Kathy DeAngelo and Dennis Gormley have been performing Irish traditional music together since 1979

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11 months ago
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Listen: Daniel O'Donnell releases new single ahead of 57th album

Track title How Lucky I Must Be is now available

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11 months ago
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Meet the Irishmen who opened New York pub where the reviews speak for themselves

Conor, Kevin, Neil, and James say The Banshee "looks and feels like a bar you'd find in Belfast or Dublin city center"

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11 months ago
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There's something for everyone at the Minnesota Irish Fair

The Irish Fair welcomes 30,000 people every year

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