Category : Festivals

Belsonic: Chic feat Nile Rodgers – 19th August 2014

  When discussing the wider Belsonic billing for this year with other music lovers, the general consensus seems to be that it’s a little ‘hit or miss’, and maybe this is shown in the lack of sell-out nights (only Biffy…

August 21, 2014

Stendhal Festival Of Art 2014

  As Friday evening and the start of Stendhal 2014 drew closer most people’s thoughts were directed towards the weather. Thankfully with the rain largely kept at bay thoughts could turn to a weekend of music and entertainment. One of…

August 15, 2014

Stendhal Festival Of Art 2014 In Photos

  Photos of Stendhal Festival Of Art 2014 on Friday 8th & Saturday 9th August 2014. Featuring Frightened Rabbit, The Undertones, PORTS, The Wood Burning Savages, Making Monsters and many more. In An Instant In An Instant In An Instant…

August 12, 2014

Interview: In Their Thousands @ Swell Festival 2014

They’ve spent a majority of the year in recluse, but our hearts have only grown founder for Letterkenny’s In Their Thousands. Tipped as one of the top Irish music acts to emerge over the past few years we chatted to ‎Ruairí…

July 27, 2014

Interview: The Wood Burning Savages @ Swell Festival 2014

From Glastonbury to Arranmore Island, Derry’s The Wood Burning Savages have blazed a trail this summer they couldn’t have imagined at the start of the year. We caught up with frontman Paul Connolly to chat about gracing the most iconic festival in…

July 27, 2014

Interview: Freak’s @ Swell Festival 2014

From hymns to songs about 5p crisps, Swell was the weekend when Strabane’s Freak’s announced themselves on the Irish festival scene. Fresh off the Main Stage we caught up with Ronan Doherty and Ronan Duffy from the self proclaimed Strabanimals…

July 26, 2014

Swell Festival 2014

Swell Festival 2014 Arranmore Island, Co. Donegal Arranmore Holiday Village July 11-13 Surrounded by worn old fishing boats at a rustic ferry port, your weekend begins at a westerly tip of Co. Donegal – waiting for a sea-sailing vessel to…

July 17, 2014

Swell Festival Announces Stage Times

Taking place on the picturesque Arranmore Island just off the coast of Co. Donegal, Swell Festival have announced the stage times for their inaugural bash this weekend. Featuring a bill of quality musical talent (with a heavy North West focus)…

July 10, 2014

Tanglewood Festival 2014 In Photos

Taking place in Narrow Water Castle, the CB team were at Tanglewood Music Festival which kicked off this summer’s festival season. Tag Yourself ► Facebook Album Silences Gascan Ruckus Gascan Ruckus Gascan Ruckus Gascan Ruckus Gascan Ruckus Oxybubbles.com La Dolce Vita Pizzeria…

July 9, 2014

More Additions to Belsonic 2014 Line-up

  The organisers of Belsonic have announced the details of the final night of Belsonic as well as confirming a number of the support slots for the big guns. The last night will be headlined by Chic featuring Nile Rodgers;…

June 20, 2014

Two Local Festivals Add More Acts

  Two of our biggest local festivals have confirmed another host of acts who will be joining their already announced line-ups. Limavady’s Stendhal Festival of Art have added Join me in the Pines, The Wonder Villains, Rachel Sermanni, Mark Geary,…

June 20, 2014

Mojo Fury & The Emerald Armada added to Tanglewood 2014

  Tanglewood Music Festival have announced the addition of two local festival heavyweights to their line-up for next month. Lisburn’s almighty heroes of riffage Mojo Fury and the five-piece folk riot-machine The Emerald Armada will both make their debut at the…

June 11, 2014

Spectrum Festival 2014

Spectrum Festival 2014 Saturday 7th June 2014 – Speakeasy, Belfast It was an event that many had been talking about for weeks in advance, helped in large part by the tremendous line-up of eight local bands. A bill headlined by…

June 9, 2014

Sunflowerfest 2014 Headliners Announced

The wait is over as the headliners for Sunflower Fest 2014 have been announced. The Friday night will see The Orb take to the stage with their hypnotic electronic sound that is definitely in fitting with the vibe of the…

June 2, 2014

Stendhal Festival of Art 2014 Line-up

  When a general consensus of people in the local music scene agree it usually points to something spectacular and this is undoubtedly the case with the announcement of the 2014 line-up of Stendhal Festival of Art. They ran out…

May 28, 2014