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December 5, 2016

Legendary (loves of my life) GUNS ‘N’ ROSES have announced their return to Slane Castle on May 27th next year – 25 years since they last played the venue. The group announced the dates this morning, along with an extensive European tour and additional US dates. Guns ‘N’ Roses will visit Ireland as part of […]


Slane 2015 officially announced

November 26, 2014

It’s official, MCD have announced The Foo Fighters will headline Slane castle on May 30th, 2015. Joining the most loveable rock band in the world at one of Ireland’s most iconic festivals will be Kaiser Chiefs, Hozier and two other bands still TBC. Tickets go on sale Dec 1st priced €79.50 including booking fees. Day […]

Foo Fighters to headline Slane 2015

November 12, 2014

According to Rick O’Shea, The Foo Fighters are set to headline Slane on May 30th 2015. The news apparently came from Dave G. Himself. More as we have it. UPDATE David Grohl himself confirmed the news live on the Rick O’Shea show. Get excited and except the official MCD announcement shortly. Apologies to everyone who […]

Bon Jovi to Headline Slane 2013

October 30, 2012

It’s just been confirmed Bon Jovi will headline Slane 2013. The one day festival will take place on Saturday, June 15th. The announcement has just been made at Slane castle with Jon Bon Jovi himself in attendance. Tickets priced €79.50 go on slane Nov. 8th… Yeah, we’re disappointed as well. Official press release: The best […]

SLANE 2013 Confirmed

October 26, 2012

Updated: 30/10/2012 – It’s just been confirmed – Bon Jovi will headline Slane 2013. Click Here for detials If you’ve been near a computer this morning you’ll know that Slane is coming back next year. The one day festival was last held in 2011 when (ugh – sorry to mention their name during your lunch), […]

No Slane 2010

April 3, 2010

According to Hotpress, this years Slane Festival (or show) has been cancelled as a suitable headliner hasn’t been found. After numerous reports that Kings of Leon or AC/DC (for the millionth year in a row) were due to take the top spot, it seems Ireland will just have to wait another year for Slane’s 30th […]

Guns N’ Roses For Slane 2010! – April Fools Day, Sorry!

April 1, 2010

Sorry folks, all an April Fools Day joke BUT, keep an eye on TT because we’re 99% sure an Irish date is coming…but it won’t be Slane Unconfirmed reports have tipped hard rock legends Guns N Roses to take the headlining spot at this year’s Slane Festival. The band who are already being confirmed to […]

The Rolling Stones – Slane Castle – Aug 18th 2007

March 13, 2008

  Thursday evening, I turn of my computer and finish work and head on over to my friend Niamh for a chat about how many Rolling Stones tickets she has left. After she shows me I fall in love. Saturday, about 1pm I am sitting down with a toasted ham and cheese sandwich and a […]

Going to The Academy soon? Something you should see

July 25, 2013

I had the privilege of attending three shows at The Academy over the past month (I say privilege because deadly bouncers, nice bar staff and great crowds always make it a pleasure to visit) and that always leads to one thing for Tickets There – wistful smoke breaks that generally devolve into drunken lectures as […]


June 24, 2010

*** UPDATED – 09-Jul-2010 *** Gig Was great – Review posted HERE. —- Live @ The Odessa is gearing up to present legendary brothers, Steve and Joe Wall’s two man show this July. The former Stunning chiefs will bring the music of The Walls and some special audio-visual theatrics together, to give fans an intimate […]


June 3, 2009

After months and months of pestering different publications and E-Zines to do an interview with us, we finally had to lie…and it worked. None other that Trebor Harrington from Rolling Stone magazine, agreed to meet us over the phone and conduct a short but published interview (take that Enya!). Read on.. ‘Hated by the mainstream, […]

The Police – Croke Park – October 2007

March 14, 2008

The Police were one of the first of the legendary groups to announce their reunion this year, ahead of Led Zeppelin and The Sex Pistols and have already played several dates across America and Europe before arriving in Dublin this weekend. I am not a fan of the Police, I should point that out before […]