Familiar faces in Galway’s newest rock band

The Cabin Collective, a new nine-piece Galway rock band, will play a showcase concert on Friday April 26 at 10pm in Galway’s Taibhdhearc Theatre. The show is part of the Cúirt Festival of Literature....

Ari Hest planning to make his mark as he plays Campbell’s

Brooklyn-based songwriter Ari Hest plays Campbell’s Tavern this Saturday, April 20. Last year the singer, whose music spans the folk-rock genre, released his seventh album, The Fire Plays, which he feels is his best...

Galway is central character in new collection of short stories

Arts Week with Judy Murphy - judymurphy@ctribune.ie Galway is the central character in a new book of short stories which is being launched in the city’s Monroe’s Pub next week as part of...

Roots and rock at Monroe’s

Dublin singer-songwriter Eoin Glackin plays Monroe’s Live on Friday, April 19. He recently released his new single New World Blue, a taster track from his second LP, which will be released in early 2013....

Traditional and classical on menu from West Ocean String Quartet

The West Ocean String Quartet, made up of Seamus McGuire and Niamh Crowley on violin, Ken Rice on viola and Neil Martin on cello, will perform in the Aula Maxima at NUI Galway on...

Writers share insights in Cúirt discussions

Four unique themed discussions are being presented at this year’s Cúirt Festival of Literature, which runs from April 23-28. Each will feature a special pairings of authors whose shared experiences should offer lively discussions...


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