A group of music artists come together tonight Saturday 13th October to show their support for the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins in the upcoming election. The line-up of presidential support includes Mary Coughlan, Alan Connor, Steve Wickham, Don Stiffe, Frank Kilkelly, Michelle Lally, Corina Carrick, members of the Stunning, Sean Smyth, Sean Regan, Cora Smyth, Breda Smyth, Eleanor Shanley, Tommy and Louise McCarthy and surprise guests. Tickets are €20 or €12 for student/unwaged, with proceeds going towards Michael D. Higgin’s reelection campaign
‘Second Wind’ and great CRAIC this Easter Sunday with a comeback of the Blizzards from Westmeath in Monroe’s Live. Irish band originally from Mullingar in County Westmeath formed by Niall Breslin and Killian Egan in late 2004 managed to rock the audience of Galway’s Premier Live Music Venue, Monroe’s Live with their extatic blistering show. ‘Are you Sound?’ ‘He is Sound’ was the motto of the night and Niall Breslin, the frontman and former GAA and Leinster Rugby footballer had the crowd in his possession for the most of the gig. As a photographer and 360 degree video producer working in the crowd I know I must say the Blizzards energy […]
The Best Irish Led Zeppelin Tribute rocking the home stage for the first time in 2017. ‘No Stairway’ Live with great energy, vocals, guitar solo performed by bow and ecstatic base and drums just like you’d expect from the legends… VR360˚
GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry. The 1916 Rising is often referred to as a ‘poet’s revolution’. Taking this as her starting point, poet Emily Cullen PhD, will introduce the work of international poets of revolution – historic and contemporary – including Anna Akhmatova, Osip Mandelstam and Rafeef Ziadah. After that Galway-based Albanian poet Ndrek Gjini MA, who lived through the oppressive Enver Hoxha regime in the 1980s, will talk about Communism in the Balkans in the middle of the 20th Century and will discuss the work of Visar Zhiti and Vaclav Havel. He also will read from his work. All Are Welcome!
IMRO Live Music Venue of the Year Awards 2015 took place today, 16th February in Dublin. Galway was in prestigious public award poll represented by two venues located at the WestEnd of the town, Roisin Dubh and award winner from 2013 Monroe’s Live, who has won again. This Time is Monroe’s Live awarded The Best Live Music Venue of the Year 2015 in Connacht. Congratulation Monroe’s Live!
The IMRO Live Music Venue of the Year Awards 2015 will take place on Tuesday, February 16th in Dublin. Give your voice to the best one here: https://goo.gl/hiqwBkPictured in @MonroesLive Saturday 6th February entertained by the ‘Top of the Popz’ and DJ Macca. Photo by Darius Ivan Source: MONROE’S LIVE Saturday 06/02/2015
The IMRO Live Music Venue of the Year Awards 2015 will take place on Tuesday, 16th February in Dublin. Galway is in prestigious public award poll represented by two venues.
One of the best live acts to come out of Ireland in recent years, the multi-awarded winning We Banjo 3 combine supergroup credentials with a breath-taking command of the emotive power of fiddle, guitar, mandolin and banjo launched this weekend, Thursday 14th January, in Monroe’s Live. Full Facebook album from the night here: Ireland’s best Led Zeppelin tribute band got Monroe’s Live to 90 minutes orgasm, on Friday the 15th of January! Playing all the tunes you know, and most of the ones you don’t, No Stairway recreated the stage presence of Zeppelin at their best. From Page’s blistering guitar work, and Plant’s soaring vocals; to Jones’ multitasking, and Bonham’s thunderous drums; […]