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Irish Actress Katie McGrath to star in “Dracula”

Irish actress Katie McGrath is to star alongside Jonathan Rhys Meyers as Lucy Westenra in the new TV series Dracula. Digital spy named McGrath as the choice for leading role back in July 2012. Game of Thrones, Nonso Anozie has been cast as Renfield Dracula’s sidekick. The new TV production takes place in 19th century London, where Dracula poses as an American…

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Added by Niamh on February 1, 2013 at 10:30 — 3 Comments

Free WiFi for Dublin City starts today!

The Lord Mayor of Dublin, Naoise Ó Muirí will launch Dublin Free WiFi on Thursday 31st January at 11am.

Dublin Free WiFi will launch over twelve locations around the city. The first phase will be available from the Civic Offices, Wood Quay to St. Patrick’s Park and Barnardos Square, the rest of the locations will roll out over the city throughout the month of February…

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Added by Niamh on January 31, 2013 at 11:00 — No Comments

Monster Waves at Mullaghmore 27th Jan 2013

Added by Niamh on January 29, 2013 at 14:08 — No Comments

Mrs Brown D’Movie

Brendan O'Carroll has anounced above all things a new movie, Mrs Brown D’Movie. UK audiences have lapped up his hit show since its inception 2 years ago. US audiences will love it. The trailer has been done and now we await with glee for its release. The sitcom Mrs Brown’s Boys has seen its audience grow from 3m to the 8m mark since it first aired on BBC in November 2011. Standby for…

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Added by Niamh on January 29, 2013 at 9:00 — No Comments

Dublin revival Folk and Trad Scene, The Gloaming, Mossy Nolan and The spook on the thirteenth lock

The spook on the thirteenth lock

Mossy Nolan:

The Gloaming:

Added by Studio on January 28, 2013 at 13:00 — No Comments

liveIreland Podcast: Bunratty Castle:

Added by Studio on January 8, 2013 at 10:27 — No Comments

liveIreland podcast: The Uilleann Pipes

Added by Studio on January 2, 2013 at 11:56 — No Comments

LI 2013 Awards

Click below for the correct link to LI music awards 2013

http://my.liveireland.com/profiles/blogs/the-livies-liveireland-music-awards-2013

Added by Studio on December 28, 2012 at 17:30 — No Comments

The Livies. liveIreland Irish Music Awards 2013

Welcome to the 2013 Livies. Along with TG4, these are the most eagerly anticipated Irish Traditional Music Awards of the year. The reason? LiveIreland's unprecedented and instantaneous worldwide reach in its readership. When any site like LiveIreland is the 900 pound gorilla in the room, it's paid attention to. It is our honor to recognize the Best of the Best with…

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Added by Bill Margeson on December 27, 2012 at 1:00 — 9 Comments

Irish Christmas with DANU

I can not stay and chat now, but wanted to say my wife and I sent a wonderful afternoon celebratin "The Christmas" at Popejoy Hall in Albuquerque, NM (US) with the members of the musical group DANU!

Added by Rick Morlen on December 13, 2012 at 23:51 — No Comments

Bells O'er Belfast - A Limerick (Inspired by the Irish Rovers)

When you hear the bells o'er Belfast
You pray that the peace there will last
Perhaps the bells' pealing
Will help with the healing
And the past will remain in the past.

http://nothingbutlimericks.blogspot.com

Added by nothingbutlimericks on December 8, 2012 at 5:08 — No Comments

I can't hear you anymore?

I can't believe this. I'm gone for a few months, I come back and now I can't listen to you? Damn surf controls. Blast the uncultured heathens and tyrants.

Added by James McKernan on December 7, 2012 at 14:01 — No Comments

Margeson on the music Christmas Irish Music Review Dec 2012

Before we begin our annual Christmas column, respect must be paid to Paddy Homan and his army of volunteers who hosted such a well-run and enjoyable fundraiser for the iconic Irish fiddler, Maurice Lennon. Held a few weeks ago at the Irish American Heritage Center in Chicago, a terrific amount of money was raised to help pay some of Maurice’s medical…

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Added by Bill Margeson on November 19, 2012 at 16:30 — 2 Comments

Margeson on the music November 2012 - John McDermott My Gentle Harp A Tribute

John McDermott

Tenor, John McDermott has just released his 27th album, My Gentle Harp-A Tribute to Thomas Moore. That total of albums is somewhat staggering, and this is John’s best. For the few not aware, Thomas Moore (1779-1852) was, perhaps, the great Irish songwriter of all time. It is tempting to turn this into an article on Thomas…

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Added by Bill Margeson on October 31, 2012 at 8:30 — No Comments

posts don't go into the chat room

Hi Daithi:  Most of my posts in the chat room don't go into the room.  And I am just making polite conversat

ion.

Added by Clare de Loon on September 29, 2012 at 5:09 — No Comments

Margeson on the music October 2012

LI for October, 2012 We Banjo 3. For openers: They were absolutely the hottest show at this year's Irish Fest in Milwaukee. The group's album is Roots of the Banjo Tree. Audiences kept getting bigger and bigger and bigger for the band as the weekend featured the birth of a new force in Irish music, and boy!!, did everyone know it! The legendary Enda Scahill left the iconic…

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Added by Bill Margeson on September 20, 2012 at 12:00 — No Comments

LiveIreland Radio Mobile Version

LiveIreland Radio Mobile Version 

liveIreland Radio1 Irish Traditional & Folk (music copyright via submission unless otherwise stated) 



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Added by Studio on August 21, 2012 at 20:41 — No Comments

IrishFest Milwaukee with Bill Margeson and Imelda Bhroga

This weekend, Friday and Saturday, stay tuned to LI with LIVE updates from the biggest Irish festival in the world, Milwaukee's Irishfest! Our intrepid correspondents and our two favorite Yanks, Bill and Imelda will be there with tons of brief and newsworthy reports. We don't know EXACTLY when they'll be,. Bill and Imelda don't know exactly when…

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Added by Bill Margeson on August 16, 2012 at 13:30 — No Comments

6ft Tall Metal Sculpture of "Nellie" the Indian Elephant heading for Cork

Alert!!!!!!!!!!!! A 6ft Tall Sculpture of an Indian Elephant will be heading down the road to Cork tomorrow morning Friday 10th so if you're travelling along the M50 tomorrow and see us "HONK" your horn. you can then follow us on facebook.com/sculptorbilly

Added by William James McCaughern on August 9, 2012 at 20:05 — No Comments

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