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POLL: MEAT LOAF Bat Out of Hell I Vs Bat Out of Hell II – Best?

April 23, 2013

Clash of the titans? Not sure I’d go that far, but Meat Loaf’s Dublin and Belfast shows are only a few weeks ago and I have questions for ye. I’m currently listening to my Essential Meat Loaf Spotify playlist and ‘It Just Won’t Quit’, ‘Objects In The Rear View Mirror’, ‘Rock N’ Roll Dreams Come […]

Meat Loaf: Farewell Tour Confirmed for Dublin & Belfast

February 25, 2013

Word is in folks, MCD have confirmed Meat Loaf will be playing Belfast’s Odyssey Arena and Dublin’s O2 Arena on May 14th and 17th respectively. Tickets are priced €58.70 for Dublin (no confirmation on Belfast prices yet) and go on sale this Friday, march 1st at 09:00 am. This will be Meat Loaf’s last visit […]

7 Essential Meat Loaf Accessories For Farewell Tour

February 19, 2013

It seems there’s a bit of excitement building over Meat Loaf’s semi-official confirmation that he’s coming to Belfast and Dublin later this year, as part of his ‘Last At Bat’ farewell tour. While we all wait for either MCD or Aiken to confirm the shows, let’s see what accessories gig goers will need in order […]

Meat Loaf Coming to Dublin and Belfast in 2013?

February 17, 2013

These shows have now been CONFIRED Meatloaf is apparently coming to Dublin and Belfast this year. The singer just posted news on his Facebook page, although it appears he’s ahead of the game. More news will follow when they’re officially announced. For now here’s the shows… May 14: Belfast (Venue TBC, probably The Odyssey) May […]

Meat Loaf Announces Dublin & Belfast Shows

September 7, 2010

The legendary (all intellectual properly rights respected) Loaf is returning to Ireland for the gazillionth time this year. The man who was a staple of Tickets There’s youth has announced shows in Dublin’s O2 Arena on December 18th and Belfast’s Odyssey Arena on the 20th. Responsible form two of rocks greatest albums, Bat Out of […]


June 3, 2009

When you’re a fan of a genre, it’s generally because you found one band you fell head over heels in love with and you try desperately to find similar bands in order to discover new areas the sound can be brought to. My love for Irish music started with a truly legendary three piece from […]


November 5, 2009

Just reading Hot Press and what pops up, only the news that legendary legends Deep Purple are playing Cork on June 30th. The British classic rock / Heavy Metal pioneers are performing as part of the annual Live At The Marquee Festival which has seen the likes of Nick Cave, Bob Dylan, Robert Plant, Slayer, […]

Paul McCartney – The O2, December 20th

October 22, 2009

Ever wanted to see The Beatles live but you were born too late? Well never fear because one half of the McCartney / Lennon (edited from Lennon / McCartney after John’s death at Paul’s insistence..seriously, look it up) is coming to town. What’s better than a hand full of Beatles classic thrown in-between a set […]

Tickets There Likes: Iron Maiden – Powerslave

September 1, 2009

I tried writing this review last night and have about three paragraphs done at home but I can’t stand the idea of that Radiohead chaps face at the top of my blog so I’m rushing through this one to replace his fecking hideously boring presence with the mighty Maiden’s Powerslave cover. I hope all of […]

Tickets There Likes: Def Leppard – Adrenalize

August 9, 2009

What? You were expecting the third Def Leppard Likes to be about Hysteria? Sorry, one more to cover first. Adrenalize gets a very special place in my heart as it’s the very first album I ever owned. This is the mother of all my music tastes and the big bang that caused the chain of […]

Tickets There Likes: Guns N Roses – Use Your Illusion I

August 8, 2009

There is one band in the world that has always come close to beating Def Leppard to the top spot in my all time favorites.  A band that I consider to be the greatest hard rock band of all time. I first discovered Guns N Roses in 1992, just a couple of months after Def […]

Marilyn Manson – The High End of Low (Album Review)

June 4, 2009

‘Forbidden in Heaven, useless in Hell’ Anyone who knows me has a pretty good idea that I hold Def Leppard up high as the greatest rock band of all time (well, my personal favorite) but few know that I attribute Marilyn Manson as being directly responsible for my association with the music world today. How, […]