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News: LISTEN: 12 Alternative Valentine's Songs

2018-02-14 12:29:00


Fed up with all that syrupy schlock? Here are twelve love songs with attitude and bite...

News: Watch : The hilarious new animated Irish sitcom Ends Meet

2018-02-12 17:36:00


Ends Meet will premiere tonight on RTÉ 2 at 11.30pm

News: Spin 103.8 launch first of its kind dating initiative to help singletons find love.

2018-02-12 12:18:00


How far are you willing to go to find love?

Singles: Justin Timberlake is the top new entry in this week's Irish Charts

2018-02-09 15:31:00


Things may be relatively static in the Irish Charts – but the re-emergence of the Memphis-born star is to be celebrated!

News: Production gets underway on George RR Martins Nightflyers at Troy Studios in Limerick.

2018-02-09 12:47:00


The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan T.D launched the start of production on the new big budget TV series Nightflyers in Dublin today.

News: Longitude Festival line-up announced

2018-02-09 12:23:00


Longitude returns to Marlay Park this summer from Friday July 13th to Sunday July 15th with a whopper line-up of acts that have just been announced today.

News: The Beach Boys announce Dublin and Belfast summer dates

2018-02-09 11:52:00


Expect nothing but Good Vibrations .

News: Hot Press Track Of The Day : Æ Mak Glow

2018-02-09 11:08:00


Incandescent electro art-pop performer Æ Mak is back with a new single, Glow a complex tale of self-doubt, yearning and inner reflection.

News: Listen to Franz Ferdinand cover Angel Olsen track 'Shut Up Kiss Me'

2018-02-08 14:23:00


The Scottish indie five piece have been doing the rounds in different countries promoting their forthcoming album Always Ascending due for release on 9th February.

News: Puddles Pity Party plays Tivoli Theatre this April

2018-02-07 14:31:00


Make way for the new IT clown in your life.

News: Watch Kendrick Lamar and SZA's end of days music video for track "All The Stars"

2018-02-07 11:21:00


As if we needed more of a reason to be excited about Kendrick Lamar's 3 Arena performance tonight, the incredible new music video from the 'Black Panther' movie 'All The Stars' has just dropped.

Album: Album: Weird Weekends, Laurie Shaw

2018-02-05 17:09:00


Eclectic effort from prolific Irish artist.

News: Isle of Man Abortion Reform Bill passes new hurdle

2018-01-30 16:31:00


The Abortion Reform Bill in the Isle of Man has passed a "significant" hurdle in the House of Keys on Tuesday.

News: Hot Press Track of the Day: Pillow Queens 'Favourite'

2018-01-29 14:53:00


Irish all women quartet are all set to take over in 2018.

News: Kodaline annouce Cork date

2018-01-29 13:48:00


Good news for fans of the Irish quartet.

News: Castlepalooza announce first round of acts

2018-01-29 13:01:00


As the month of January comes to a blustery close, we've got some good news on the festival front to keep your sprits high!

News: Dolores O'Riordan post mortem results due to be released tomorrow

2018-01-17 11:52:00


Following the singers sudden death on Monday in London, post mortem results are now due on Thursday.

News: Hot Press Track of the Day: FREAKK LTD 'P.3.Y.C.H.O'

2018-01-16 12:34:00


We've had this one on repeat all day.

News: Eastenders villain releases new single

2018-01-10 12:40:00


Yeah, you read that correctly.

News: The Breeders announce Irish tour date

2018-01-09 16:15:00


Rejoice! Our alternative rock muses are back!

News: Art auction in aid of homelessness featuring well-known Irish and international artists happening this month

2018-01-08 12:41:00


Taproot art auction, taking place January 27 at MART in Rathmines will feature a range of some of Ireland’s best known artists with proceeds going to Inner City Helping Homeless.

News: Iceland make it illegal to pay men more than women

2018-01-03 16:17:00


Under this ground breaking legislation it is against the law to pay men more than woman since 1st January 2018.

News: Our First Fortnight Festival picks

2018-01-03 10:38:00


The festive season can undoubtably be a conflicting time for many of us, when social and financial expectations are high coupled with what seems like a race into the new year to be the most pious/thin/vice-less versions of ourselves.

News: Watch - Imelda May New Years Special tonight

2017-12-31 17:44:00


Straight off the back of an astonishing performance in the 3arena, Imelda May is back tonight with a special show chock-a-block with Irish musicians.

News: Hot Press Track of the Day: Bad Bones You

2017-12-31 13:06:00


If you haven't heard Dublin based electronic producer Bad Bones yet, it's about time you got acquainted.

Club: Alternative club guide to NYE in Dublin

2017-12-31 12:29:00


If the thoughts of being wedged in a crowded bar with the faint scent of fake tan and Paco Rabanne while everyone loses their shit to Despacito sends you into a tailspin, fret not, Hotpress has compiled a handy guide to ringing in the new year for the alternative party goer.

News: Abortion referendum may be pushed back until after Pope visit

2017-12-31 11:38:00


There is growing concern in the Government that the abortion referendum will not happen before next summer due to time frame concerns.

News: King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard release fifth studio album of 2017 Gumboot Soup

2017-12-31 10:50:00


Gumboot Soup is available to stream now.

Live: Imelda May Rocks 3Arena

2017-12-23 16:18:00


For the quintessential Dublin chanteuse, it was a triumphant Christmas homecoming

News: Nigel Farage to lead Irexit event in Dublin next year.

2017-12-20 13:24:00


Britain's notorious rabble rouser will speak at the event in Dublin entitled Irexit:Freedom To Propser on 3 February at the RDS.

News: Saoirse Ronan scoops top prize at Vancover Film Festival

2017-12-19 12:25:00


Saoirse Ronan has won the Best Actress accolade at the Vancouver Film Critics Circle for her stellar performance in Lady Bird.

News: Impressive line up for charity gig in aid of homelessness this Thursday

2017-12-13 10:50:00


For Folk's Sake - An Evening of Music for Homelessness will take place Thursday 14th December.

News: Life Festival announces headline act

2017-12-11 16:01:00


Life festival have announced their first few acts in a Facebook post earlier today.

News: Irish Netflix habits for 2017 unveiled

2017-12-11 14:36:00


Netflix have just released their users habits for 2017, including the most binge watched television shows, series that we just couldn’t wait for our significant other to come home before watching and some of our more unusual quirks.

News: The Academic announce new Dublin show date

2017-11-27 11:41:00


The Academic have just announced a new show date in The Iveagh Gardens on Friday 20th July 2018.

News: Rihanna lends support to case of Cyntoia Brown

2017-11-22 12:34:00


American celebrities including Rihanna, Kim Kardashian and Rick Ross are lending their platform to campaign for the release of Cyntoia Brown, a young woman who is serving a life sentence for killing a man who paid her for sex.

News: Radiohead's Ed O'Brien announces details on debut solo album

2017-11-14 15:45:00


Radiohead Guitarist Ed O’Brien confirms he is recording his debut solo album, set for release in Summer 2018.

News: Here's a unique and fun way to help Repeal the 8th.

2017-11-14 13:36:00


Who says that Repealing the 8th Amendment can’t be fun?

News: Preview Irish rockers Bitch Falcon's heavy new track ‘Of Heart’

2017-11-14 11:55:00


And turn the dial up to 11.

News: Notes On A Rave In Dublin Screening taking place December 1st

2017-11-13 13:37:00


Nostalgia heads and newbie ravers are in for a treat for what is set to be a fully immersive night of all things dance culture.

News: Brand New cancel Olympia Theatre show amid sexual misconduct allegations against frontman Jessie Lacy

2017-11-13 10:52:00


Cult rock band Brand New have cancelled the Irish and British leg of their tour amid allegations of sexual misconduct with underage teens made against frontman Jessie Lacy.

News: New York dance duo Sofi Tukker set to play their Irish Debut show early January

2017-11-08 17:56:00


Sofi Tukker are an infectious guitar laden electronic duo making waves in the music industry with their own brand of jungle pop.

News: Stars turn out in force for Leonard Cohen memorial concert

2017-11-08 14:16:00


Sting, Courtney Love and Lana Del Ray shine in tribute concert dedicated to the legendary polymath.

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