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The Irish government has just announced that they will be able to pay "basic income" to nearly 2,000 artists.  The fund that will allow for artists to receive this type of payment comes from a project entitled 'Basic Income To The Arts Project', and vouches for entertainers such as DJs, musicians, and actors alike.  The project was created in order

On St Stephen's Day (26 December) when the country of Ireland was under strict new restrictions, hundreds of partygoers gathered at the Skyrne Castle to attend an illegal rave. The castle, which is around 21 miles (35km) from Dublin, was built sometime between 1172 and 1175 and was rented by the rave organiser from popular holiday accommodation site Airbnb. It was reported

Nightclubs and other night-time venues in the Republic of Ireland can officially open their doors at 100% capacity. Although clubs reopened early September at a 60% capacity and other restrictions in place, this lifting of restrictions see clubs full for the first time in almost 20 months. The Irish government previously stated that the lift of restrictions would only come into

It’s no secret that due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, huge support is needed to help keep the struggling businesses of live entertainment afloat. Luckily, The Republic of Ireland has given its entertainment sector a much-needed boost with €50 million of new funding given to help the countries' live entertainment sector which was announced recently by Catherine Martin, the country's minister for tourism,

During this COVID-19 time, it's uncertain whether things will get back to normal any time soon, or even this year at all. With nothing open right now, it feels like a very bleak time and even though this would be the time where everyone would be planning their summer festivals and holidays, everyone is stuck at home instead. Where some

British DJ and producer Adam George Dyment, better known by his stage name Duke Dumont, has today announced via his social media channels that he will need to cancel all remaining shows for the rest of the year due to health reasons. Andrew underwent an operation during the week and was all set to perform his last couple of shows up until the

Hailing from the city of Cork, DJ and Record Producer Mick Verma returns to the symbolic Vision Collective Recordings for the release of his 'Universal' EP. The Irish DJ has been one of the mainstays of Deep House scene in and around Southern Ireland and has also been an iconic member of the Vision Collective Recordings label - being the