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LIVE MUSIC: Na Cruithne, Snowblind, Afterlife To Ashes, Stonecarver, August 4th, The Cellar Bar, Galway.

Friday 4th August 2017 the Cellar Bar Galway, Cranium Titanium Metal Show on Galway’s Flirt FM 101.3 brings you a Metal Show to remember, accounting for all metal tastes from Alternative, to Thrash to Doom to Death To Folk. Headliners, Na Cruithne, a six piece Folk Metal group from Galway City, well known  for their exciting and intense performances, have become an unstoppable  tour-de-force of late  with not only securing a position on the new blood stage at this years Bloodstock Festival in the U.K  but playing the main stage at this years world renowned Metal Days festival in Slovenia sharing the stage with metal superstars such as Amon Amarth, Opeth, […]

Cllr. Conneely has his hands on €4.400 Goat

Former mayor of Galway City, Cllr. Pádraig Conneely was captured with his hands on €4.400 goat as he officialy opened the Design Work Exhibition 2017 in Niland Gallery on Merchant Road, Monday 17th July. | Sculptur art by Donnacha Cahill, photo by Darius Ivan  

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar on the Pilgrimage at Galway Fleadh Tonight

In 13th century Ireland, a group of monks must escort a sacred relic across an Irish landscape fraught with peril. Tells the story of the Pilgrimage  released in Ireland today 13th July 2017 at 29th Galway Film Fleadh Prime minister Leo Varadkar Is at the premiere in Galway tonight to support his schoolmate, screenwriter of the newest Irish movie with budget estimated to €4,749,500 just few hours after he tells ‘Time’ Europe: ‘I want Ireland to be a light unto the world’ While Taoiseach hopes UK will change mind  The storyline of the Pilgrimage is bringing us to Ireland, 1209. An island on the edge of the world. A small group of monks begin […]

29th Galway Film Fleadh 2017 | Screening Today

Day 2 of the 29th Galway Film Fleadh “Between being both a UNESCO City of Film and the destined European Capital of Culture in 2020, we felt more pressure than ever to deliver a programme to satisfy the cineaste audiences in Galway but I think we’ve put together something for everyone across the six days,” he said. O’ Brien is playing one of his personal favourites, Southland Tales, at this year’s festival and admonishes those of us who incorrectly critically maligned it the first time around. The underseen alt-history satire is playing, along with cult hit Donnie Darko, as writer/director Richard Kelly delivers a screenwriter’s masterclass. Also on hand will be […]

Galway’s Reaction to French Bistronomy Movement | ARMORICA Officially Open in Oranmore

Armorica opened officially in Oranmore. New management, updated every detail of the gastro business at the beginning of the Main Street of the town. New name, new decor, new style, new menu and the very new spirit of the restaurant, following the most recent French movement of a Bistronomy. New Owners Nicholas and Natasha believe a combination of the Bistro and Gastro is the way for a sparkle in the dining scene of East Galway. The first official bistro style evening in Armorica with delicious canapes, wine and musical entertainment by Blues artists, Alex de Vree & Erwan le Fichant. Mighty Craic… Photo by Darius Ivan Introduction to Armorica’s Bistronomy basics […]

Trad On The Prom | Season 13 with Theatre Experience

Trad on the Prom are excited to announce that they are bringing their World Class Irish Music, Song and Dance extravaganza to it’s new venue in Galway at Leisureland Theatre, Salthill. The state of the art venue boasts wonderful balcony seating giving excellent views throughout the auditorium. Now in its 13th consecutive season, the contemporary production of Irish traditional music, song and dance continues to enthrall audiences from all around the globe. Acclaimed artists and performers who have captivated audiences in productions such as Riverdance, The Chieftains and Lord of the Dance join forces to create the number one show in Ireland. Mairin Fahy, featured soloist for over 8 years in […]

Premier American Metal Act Of Virtue LIVE In The Cellar Bar This May!

This May the 19th in The Cellar Bar, Galway, get set for stellar  night to satisfy all tastes in Metal music! Travelling all the way from Lansing, Michigan, U.S.A, Of Virtue set the standards in the field of powerful, progressive and melodic modern metal and metalcore.  Their energetic performances have been winning over fans of all genres and continue to do so throughout the years this in turn  has guaranteed them support. slots with other metal heavyweights such as Everytime I Die, The Acacia Strain. This May 18th  finally sees the band’s first ever Irish performance in Cork before heading West to Galway and North to Belfast. Joining Of Virtue  in […]

Éamon Ó Cuív, TD and former Minister to launch The Galway Review 5

Éamon Ó Cuív, TD and former Minister to launch The Galway Review 5 on Thursday, 27th April, 2017 at 7:30pm @ NUIG

Delicious Dining at TGO Falafel Bar – By Food Photographer Sita O’Driscoll

Originally posted on Sita O'Driscoll Photography:
Vegetarian and vegan food prepared with ethics and care. The Gourmet Offensive or better known as TGO Falafel has been trading on the Galway Market since 2005. They made a name with their falafel both locally and nationally. Last year TGO opened a falafel bar which is located on Mary Street in Galway, where they offer a much broader range of delicious vegetarian and vegan food. It is a must try for anyone to experience quality vegetarian and vegan cuisine. The atmosphere is casual and friendly, with the option to take out or eat in their cosy dining area upstairs.  ? http://www.sitaodriscoll,com