This thread might be a useful library for refuting arguments from the many Irish folk making coin from promoting creepy, strident, ill-informed right-wing shit. Happy to merge with another thread if we already have such a thing.
Attached video is a beautiful, even-handed and careful...
Today some of the people at work were talking about going to see The Eagles, apparently tickets are €90 minimum. They're doing 2 nights, and they will be generating a fucking shitload of money. How much though?
I started to do a quick ballpark calculation to see how much money will be made by...
A friend of mine is currently living in Navan with her husband and daughter. They want to move out of their place and they are looking for another in the immediate area...anyone know someone in Navan with a place to let? I know there are a couple of people on here who are familiar with the area...
I could put this in the Minor Complaints thread, because that's kind of what it is, but I thought it might be worth a thread of its own...The music policy in Spar changed a few months ago. Whereas it used to be some crappy Dublin radio station, which was fine, it's now playlists of Muzak type...
It's nearly all here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1467678116787001/
This is the press release:
No machine can surpass Jaki. Jaki does not have a “humanising” function’. (Irmin Schmidt & Michael Karoli, CAN)
‘People keep saying my drumming is so reduced but there’s nothing minimalist...
The best-smelling band in Dublin - Beautiful Unit - are playing the second last night of our tour in Airfield House in Dundrum tomorrow night.
So for all the people who are (a) into the Idiots & Into Paradise & Grave Dweller, (b) not going to see Grouper/BOS/WHOK etc, (c) not heading...
Holy shit! Best news EVER!!!!
Damo Suzuki is on his way to Poole for a gig or some shit!!!!
But before that he stops for one night only at Crawdaddy to play with Makoto Kawabata from Acid Mothers Temple.
Fleshing out the sound will be:
Paul Condon (Bass)...
Here's one for you: Who are these people?
If you haven't noticed "ICN" sprayed all over Dublin, in eye-catching purple or dayglo yellow, well take a look around when you're walking around town next....it's EVERYWHERE. It's in all the places your gaze rests when you're not looking at anything...
Here is the final true word on the Damo Suzuki dates in Ireland.
Monday March 21 - Crawdaddy. Damo Suzuki Network featuring E + S = B
Support from Z'ev and Schroedersound. Tickets €12.50 available from Road records, Freebird and City Discs, www.tickets.ie and at the door on the night...
Soundin play their things as part of the Convergence of Sustainability event tonight at 7ish.
It takes place at the Viking Adventure Centre on Essex Street West or Pudding Row (Beside Christchurch).
That's all I know.
As I was saying, my friend Jim Lawler is launching the second Saso album in the Music Centre on Wednesday the 21st of April. Don't know how much it is, but there are tickets available in the usual ticket type places. Bus stations and cloakrooms etc.
His website is www.saso.co.uk, and although...
Anyone interested in going to this?
It's on next year (14th-16th May) in Pontin's in Camber Sands.
A block of four tickets including chalet accommodation for the weekend is a whopping £500.00
I'm booking a chalet as soon as I can, within the next week or two. If you are interested in...
Happy mothra fuckin’ gun totin’ buffy slayin’ bass playin’ birthday to Latex Lizzie, the best damn plum in the whole fruit bowl.
Ladies and gentlemen, and everyone on Thumped: Your glasses please, for a toast.
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Due to a booking cancellation in the International for this Friday, Papercop will be playing a gig.
It will be €5 admission, and will start early, probably around 7.
We'll be playing music and dj'ing for as long as we can.
If you're going...
Anyone going to the Storehouse thing tonight? A friend of mine is looking for tickets for her and her mates, and she is stumped. Anyone going? Anyone know anything about it? Most importantly, has anyone got 7 (well, I have to try!) tickets that they don't want?