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Slane is usually home to the biggest gigs of the year, but not this year. It has just been announced that...
The Unforgettable Fire is the fourth studio album by U2. It was released in October 1984. The band wanted a different musical direction following the harder-hitting rock of their 1983 album War and was U2's first studio collaboration with Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois.The resulting change in direction was at the time the band's most dramatic.
Guns N’ Roses hotly anticipated return to Ireland is almost upon us. Axl, Slash & Co. are set to headline Slane 2017 this summer as part of their Not In This Lifetime tour.The band will play the Co. Meath venue for the first time since 1992. This summer’s gig, which sold out in 24 hours, will take place on Saturday May 27, 2017. It’s hard to believe it was 25 years ago that Guns’ N Roses played Slane! The support bill for next’s month’s gig has now been revealed and it’s a cracker.
Kings of Leon have revealed that they were once asked to sign a fan’s newly-broken arm. The band – made up of brothers Caleb, Nathan,Jared Followill, and their cousin Matthew Followill shared the story during a recent interview with Radio X. Asked by host Gordon Smart to describe the maddest thing they have ever seen on stage, Caleb Followill replied, “We’ve seen somebody come over the front with a badly broken arm.”
Ireland’s 9th IMRO Live Music Awards ceremony was held last night at the Irish Music Rights Organisations Headquarters in Dublin.