Téada and Séamus Begley for free gig at Clifden festival

The fourth annual Clifden Traditional Music Festival will take place from Thursday, April 4 to Sunday, April 7. Clifden will be immersed in music for the weekend, with sessions in the pubs and hotels,...

Spuds, nudity and pathos in Famine circus show

Delicious O’Grady, a circus theatre show containing potatoes and nudity, comes to the Town Hall Theatre on Thursday next, April 4. Written by actor and street performer Colm O’Grady, it is inspired by the...

Album hits right note despite tough birth

Stephen Young & the Union, an Irish band steeped in Americana, play Monroe’s Live this Sunday, November 23. Duty Free 200 is the latest single from Dublin based five-piece, an old song Stephen found...

Renmore’s Little Red Riding Hood proves to be real labour of love

There’s dedication and then there’s dedication. And the award for most deserving mother must surely go to the woman who rang the city’s Town Hall Theatre on December 30 to cancel her family ticket...
My Fellow Sponges.

Time to expect the unexpected as My Fellow Sponges play free show

One of Galway’s most exciting original acts, My Fellow Sponges play a free show in Róisín Dubh on Thursday, February 2. They are a relentlessly inventive live band, which means no two Sponges shows are...
The legendary Brian Wilson.

Brian Wilson and band promise Good Vibrations in Festival Big Top

If you have any plans for Sunday, July 23, then cancel them pronto, because that’s the day Brian Wilson and his band are playing the Galway International Arts Festival. Wilson is the genius behind The...


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