Galway’s shame comes under the spotlight in US premiere of play

Lifestyle - Judy Murphy travelled to Denver in the foothills of the Colorado Rockies to see a production of ‘Stained Glass at Samhain’ It’s a long way from Galway to Denver, Colorado – 4,310...

Celebrating Magic of the Mundane with Foy Vance

Bangor born singer Foy Vance has made one of the most stirring albums of 2013 – it’s as simple as that. And he will be showcasing songs from Joy of Nothing when he plays...

New political satire show is no laughing matter

Ten minutes into the first instalment of the new series of the political satire show on RTÉ 1 and enough was enough. It was time to flick the switch on this unfortunate programme. ...

Trad group Triúr on CD promotion tour

The traditional music group Triúr have just published a new CD and are undertaking a nationwide tour, to include a concert at St Nicholas’ Collegiate Church in Galway City next Monday. ...

In Profile: Caroline Downey

Tuam native Caroline Downey is the incoming National President of BPW (Business and Professional Women’s Club). After completing a diploma in Business Studies at GMIT, she moved to Dublin to work...

Night of toe tapping blues with The Hot Sprockets

The Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell The Hot Sprockets play a free show in Monroe’s Live, as part of the Hot Press Jagermeister Freezer Sessions. Also playing on the night are O Emperor, Raglans...


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