Don Mescall.

Songwriter to the stars, Don Mescall, for city show

Singer, songwriter and producer Don Mescall will play Monroe’s Live on Tuesday, August 25. Hailing from Limerick, Mescall now divides his time between London, Dublin and Nashville, writing songs for and working with a host...
London songwriter Tom Hickox who has been compared to Tom Waits and Leonard Cohen.

Tom Hickox – determined to get the balance right

Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell – Tom Hickox has a sound that’s hard to pin down, but may it well appeal to fans of Duke Special, Tom Waits and English indie stars Wild Beasts....
ConTempo: giving a free lunchtime performance next Tuesday as part of the Galway Music Residency.

Classical, trad and jazz on menu with the Galway Music Residency

The ConTempo Quartet will perform Beethoven’s String Quartet Op 59, No 2 on Tuesday next, October 3, at St Nicholas’ Collegiate Church at 1.10pm. The concert is part of the Galway Music Residency’s new season...
The Whileaways: Noelie McDonnell, Nicola Jooyce and Noriana Kennedy.

Whileaways and Curly Organ kick off Druid Sessions

Galway band The Whileaways will kick off the Druid Sessions, a new monthly music club at The Mick Lally Theatre, on Saturday November 18. Their special guests will be The Curly Organ, made up...

Elly happy to wear her heart on her sleeve

Ambitious singer-songwriter Elly O’Keeffe plays Monroe’s Live this Sunday, May 3. Elly is currently based in London, having moved there from her native Cork. “I moved here just over a year ago because I’m recording...
The Streets are Ours: (from left) Jarlath Tivnan, ÓisÍn Robbins, Jerry Fitzgerald and Maria Dillon. PHOTO: JOE O'SHAUGHNESSY.

Enjoyable drama captures life in small-town Ireland

The most noticeable thing about the foyer of Mick Lally Theatre (Druid) last Friday, is the young age profile of the audience; it’s the opening night of the premiere of The Streets Are Ours,...


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