Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

ABBAesque at Factory Waterford

Saturday, November 30th ABBAesque are undoubtedly Ireland’s number one tribute show ever! Their success over the past 21 years has been phenomenal making them without question Ireland’s most successful tribute show performing in excess of 150 sell out concerts each year.Previously Headlining Dublin’s 11000 capacity Point theatre on New Year’s Eve in 1998 and playing Saturday [...]

Don Baker at Theatre Royal

Don Baker plays the Theatre Royal on Saturday, November 16th.
Born and bred in Dublin, Don Baker first learnt to play harmonica as a young lad in hospital recovering from a bout of TB. While convalescing, unable to go out like the other boys of his age, he immersed himself in The Blues and most especially The Blues Harmonica listening to the recordings Sonny Boy [...]

Magical Mozart by Candelight

Magical Mozart at Theatre Royal on November 6th
The producers of A Viennese Strauss Gala, bring you ‘Magical Mozart by Candlelight’ this sumptuous fully costumed show immerses us in the wonderful music and the classical baroque world of one of the world’s greatest romantic composers- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.With beautiful settings, costumes, lighting, and of course candles, the European Baroque Ensemble and world class [...]

Stomptown Brass at Central Arts,

Having emerged as one of the most unique live acts in Ireland in recent times with an array of diverse projects to their name urban street funk band Stomptown Brass are back this autumn with a fresh sound, a tighter line-up, and are bringing the second line on a tour around Ireland. The eight piece [...]

The Greatest Show Presented by Barrack St Band

The highly anticipated annual concert from the Barrack Street Concert Band takes place on Friday next, October 18th at the Tower Hotel at 8pm. Anyone who attends the bands annual concert down through the years will know what a fantastic nights’ entertainment it is, and this year is no exception. The Barrack Street Concert Band is [...]

Central Arts presents Ruairí de Leastar

This Sunday September 22 Central Artws presents a night with a unique talent on the Irish Music scene as Ruairí de Leastar and band stop by as part of their National Tour in support of their brand-new EP. For the past fifteen years Ruairí de Leastar has been honing his craft and enrapturing audiences with [...]

The Big Sing at the Sacred Heart Church

Choirs, choral groups, singing groups and any individual who likes to warble a tune are invited to register now for the Big Sing which takes place at the Sacred Heart Church on Friday, November 15th at 8pm. For further information or to register, email or contact Catherine on 087 2824996. Past experience of singing is [...]

Music of the highest calibre in New Ross

New Ross Piano Festival gives a unique opportunity to the audience in the South East to hear artists who normally play in the bigger cities and concert halls of the world. For example, this year one of its guest pianists is Matan Porat, who recently played in distinguished venues including Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall in London, [...]

White Horse Guitar Club play Central Arts

The White Horse Guitar Club play Central Arts on Saturday, September 14th
The renowned – and quite spectacular – White Horse Guitar Club are taking their show on the road around Ireland and hit Waterford on Saturday September 14 for an intimate gig at Central Arts. Selling out shows all around the country, White Horse Guitar Club are an eleven-piece band born in the Cork venue The [...]

Kilkenny Arts Week Rview

Martin Hayes
Martin Hayes quartet perform brilliantly at St. Canice’s Cathedral Martin Hayes is becoming recognised as one of the best traditional musicians in Ireland of his generation , from Clare he performed again for the sixth h year in a row at Kilkenny arts week. .Based now in Madrid wiht his wife [...]