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The Stunning will brighten up your life

The Stunning will brighten up your life

| August 17, 2017

Steve Wall of The Stunning took time out from his holiday on Inishbofin to talk to Limerick Post Newspaper this week. Steve has travelled regularly to this small island off Connemara since the 1990s. His first visit was there was a mission to inspire a follow up album to The Stunning’s debut LP which had spent […]

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Limerick Voices album launched

Limerick Voices album launched

| August 3, 2017

MUSIC Generation Limerick has compiled an album of original material written and recorded by participants in the Limerick Voices song-writing programme. The initiative, launched in 2014, aims to foster creative musical expression in young people according to Music Generation Limerick coordinator Boris Hunka. “The music on the album reflects this wide ranging and individually oriented approach. […]

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Ten years of Bad Reputation Ireland

Ten years of Bad Reputation Ireland

| August 3, 2017

HARDWORKING collective Bad Reputation Ireland bring live heavy metal music to Limerick city and celebrate their tenth year in existence this weekend with a show at Dolan’s Warehouse. The collective has helped to establish the city’s credentials on the international metal scene and today, Limerick is right up there with Dublin and Belfast on the […]

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Mungret Music Festival Returns for Second Year in a Row

Mungret Music Festival Returns for Second Year in a Row

| July 31, 2017

There are only 5 weeks left until the Mungret Music Festival kicks off at Mungret St Pauls GAA club, with huge names like Nathan Carter set to hit the stage. Mungret St Pauls GAA club will once again host the Mungret Music Festival this year to help raise funds for the club. Nathan Carter will […]

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Happy Abandon play Limerick

Happy Abandon play Limerick

| July 9, 2017

Happy Abandon trade in high drama. From soaring songs to string-laden production, the New York trio bring with them a sense that much more is at stake than just writing and playing songs. There is something deeper at play here, something far more important. “It’s a show,” insists lead singer, guitarist and songwriter Peter Vance, […]

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Limerick’s DeLorean Suite on remix duties

Limerick’s DeLorean Suite on remix duties

| July 6, 2017

LIMERICK producers DeLorean Suite have a new remix made for Soulstar Records. The track is a house stomper called ‘Titanic Emotions’ by Tete De La Course. So far it’s been put on regular rotation by Freak31 Amsterdam, NYC House Radio, SSRadio London and Ibiza Global Radio, say the group. Tete De La Course features DJ/producer […]

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Future Islands: chest thumping intensity at Dolan’s

Future Islands: chest thumping intensity at Dolan’s

| July 6, 2017

THE buzz of anticipation at Dolan’s Warehouse was palpable last Monday night as fans of Future Islands – who had snapped up tickets for this show in minutes – would finally see the Baltimore based band on stage. Dolan’s was  the most intimate venue of this quartet’s tour. The trio of Samuel T. Herring (vocals, […]

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Angela’s Ashes: Behind the musical

Angela’s Ashes: Behind the musical

| July 5, 2017

FRANK McCourt’s autobiographical account of growing up in Limerick has sold over ten million copies worldwide since it was released in 1996. The original musical version of this story was first seen in Limerick in 2013. That version was a student production from the University of Derby and forms the basis of the new musical […]

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Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott to play Limerick in October

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott to play Limerick in October

| July 2, 2017

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott will release their third album, since rekindling their musical partnership, on July 21. The duo and band return to play Limerick, Live at The Big Top on Friday October 27. Tickets go on sale this Friday 6. Paul Heaton’s band Beautiful South sold 15 million records through the 90s/00s before […]

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Super Sharp Shooters: Wardance crew celebrate three years and a Subtle Audio release

Super Sharp Shooters: Wardance crew celebrate three years and a Subtle Audio release

| June 28, 2017

“The S, the U… the P, the E, the R” – jumping around to DJ Zinc’s ‘Super Sharp Shooter’ in dark rooms 20 years ago ’til your clothes were wet through are some of this writer’s happy memories of underground drum and bass clubs in the 90s. The jungle beats are still happening in the city today […]

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