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St. Paddy's Day LIVE from Chicago!

TOMORROW 8pm Dublin/3pm Chicago Bill and Imelda LIVE! 3 hours for St. Paddy's Day. Join Liveireland and join us!"

Added by Bill Margeson on March 16, 2013 at 19:40 — No Comments

Cheers from New Orleans,Louisiana

Hey Folks,

Have a great & safe St.Patricks day.I know I will.

Cheers from the Irish Bayou,New Orleans Louisiana.

They will be throwing cabage & Trinkets from the Parade Sunday.

Sl'ainte

Added by Mike on March 16, 2013 at 11:47 — No Comments

Eric McGrath Album Art by Graffiti Artist Maser

 

Maser Art:The striking cover artwork of Little Ripples by Eric McGrath is…

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Added by mrbaxteria on March 13, 2013 at 4:00 — No Comments

St Patrick's Day in Dublin

Added by Niamh on March 11, 2013 at 13:53 — 2 Comments

Book Review: Naked in New York by Emmy Winning Irish actor/poet Alan Cooke.

A beautiful journey...

It seems that all great literary pieces of the world always include a rite of passage. Of a story about leaving the familiar and walking into the unknown. Dante's The Divine Comedy starts with

"In the midway of this our mortal life,

I found me in a gloomy wood,…

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Added by mrbaxteria on March 9, 2013 at 4:30 — No Comments

Emerald Radio 2013

http://mixlr.com/emerald-radio-2013/crowd

Added by Daithi Locha on March 7, 2013 at 13:00 — No Comments

Dublin Timelapse 2013

Dublin Timelapse 2013 from Eoghan Hanrahan on Vimeo.

Added by Niamh on February 28, 2013 at 9:42 — No Comments

Daoiri Farrell & Karen Tweed "Van Dieman's Land"

Added by Studio on February 27, 2013 at 11:24 — No Comments

Guinness Tanks on the move

Guinness has moved its new large brewing vats from Dun Laoghaire to James’s Gate Brewery last night. The tanks are some 22 metres long x 6.6 metres wide and 5.4 metres in height [30 tons each] [a total of 10 this sailing] for the Guinness brewery extension. It was also the first commercial [cargo] vessel in Dun Laoghaire Harbour since 1988…

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Added by Niamh on February 27, 2013 at 11:00 — 2 Comments

Daniel Day Lewis to head for the Wicklow hills after Oscar nomination

It looks like the esteemed Irish actor will take a 5 year break to his Annamoe hideaway in Co Wicklow after winning his third Oscar in Lincoln. Annamoe ( Irish: Áth na mBó, meaning "Ford of the Cows" )  is a small tranquil village situated between Roundwood and Laragh on the road to Glendalough. If you ever visit Glendalough from Dublin, Annamoe is…

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Added by Niamh on February 25, 2013 at 10:00 — No Comments

St Patrick's Day Radio Special on liveIreland

Added by Niamh on February 25, 2013 at 9:53 — 3 Comments

Ready for a technologically error-free program with serious philosophical discourse about the roots of Irish Traditional Music?  Well, for the rest of us...be sure to catch Bill & Imelda LIVE: Two Ya…

Ready for a technologically error-free program with serious philosophical discourse about the roots of Irish Traditional Music? 

Well, for the rest of us...be sure to catch Bill & Imelda LIVE: Two Yanks from Chicago.  TODAY 6pm GMT, 12 noon Chicago time, and YOU figure it out everywhere else!  Join us in the chat room! See you there!…

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Added by Bill Margeson on February 24, 2013 at 16:19 — No Comments

St Patrick's Day Flashmob in Sydney

Added by Niamh on February 22, 2013 at 13:30 — No Comments

Canadian astronaut tweets "Dublin glowing at night" in Irish

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfeild made history by being the first person to use the Gaelic language from outer space.

Hadfeild tweeted a photo of Dublin at night with the following tweets:

“@Cmdr_Hadfield: Tá Éire fíorálainn! Land of green hills & dark beer. With Dublin glowing in the Irish night.”

This was followed by Irish…

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Added by Niamh on February 21, 2013 at 9:30 — No Comments

Guinness Brewery to extend brewing operations at Dublin James's gate.

Ten 28 ton brewing vessels have arrived at Dun Laoghaire harbour to be trucked to the Guinness Brewery at James's Gate in one of the biggest expansions at the brewery in years.

It's expected that the brewery will consolidate itself as the primary brewing area for Guinness for the foreseeable future as a result of this installation.

The…

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Added by Niamh on February 19, 2013 at 13:30 — No Comments

Opening Track Síocháin na Tuaithe (New album from Enda Seery)

Enda Seery worked extensively in this new traditional album since last year. This is his follow up to The Winding Clock which received positive reviews. For the first time, Enda enhanced his repertoire which includes singing. This is the first track off Síocháin na Tuaithe(Peace of the Countryside).

Added by mrbaxteria on February 18, 2013 at 18:37 — No Comments

Margeson on the music March, 2013

The roof has caved in. I’ve whined for years that I’m falling so far behind that soon I will be buried under 18 feet of cd’s and unable to find my way to the surface. It has happened. Therefore, this is a cop-out column. It will be filled with little short, proclamations with no backup or analysis of anything. By the end of it, however, you’ll know about some terrific new albums!

There…

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Added by Bill Margeson on February 18, 2013 at 12:30 — No Comments

Cromwell's Army remains found

Four skeletons were found in the grounds of Terryland Castle in Co Galway two weeks ago and experts are now saying that the graves may belong to Oliver Cromwell's army.

Historians and forensic scientists are very excited by the find. The site dates back to 1691 when French and Irish forces fought Cromwellian troops. It is believed that some of the remains may have noble and…

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Added by Niamh on February 18, 2013 at 9:00 — 2 Comments

Golden Brown (cover) – Fiach Moriarty

:) Heeelllo Dublin. Meet Dublin's local hero.

Originally recorded for US tv show ‘The Carrie Diaries’. Recorded in Studio 2, Kinsealy,…

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Added by mrbaxteria on February 16, 2013 at 13:57 — No Comments

Gold coins found in the basement of Cooney's Bar in Tipperary

The National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology 

Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Find of 17th Century Gold Coins, Carrick on Suir, Co. Tipperary.

National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology, Kildare Street, D2.

Background Information:

The Acting…

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Added by Niamh on February 14, 2013 at 16:30 — No Comments

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