The Music Show 2009

The Music Show, Day 2

The second day of the Music Show brought together James Bond composer David Arnold, Enya producer Nicky Ryan, Christy Moore, Sharon Corr and… The Blizzards. Day Two at The Music Show opened with a panel on The Arts Under Attack, with poet Theo Dorgan providing a hugely colourful commentary on the proposals in the McCarthy...

Saturday & Sundays full Music Show timetable announced!!

To view the complete Music Show timetable click on the link below the-music-show-timetable

Localmusic.ie launches this weekend with incredible giveaways and prizes

Register on-line with localmusic.ie and be in with a chance to win some fantastic prizes, including: Beautiful hand-crafted McBrides Acoustic Guitars, Bass & Electric Guitar Packs and Zoom GI and GIX pedals.

Primera Technology Europe at The Music Show

Primera Technology, Inc., the world’s leading developer and manufacturer of CD/DVD duplication and printing equipment, is presenting its Disc Publisher SE at Dublin’s Music Show, October 3-4, 2009. With the Disc Publisher SE music artists, bands, music school and small record studios can be very flexible and independent and produce their own record easily and...

Musico at The Music Show

MusiCo the Irish distributors for Orange Amps are proud to present the new Compact Smart Power design Bass Cabinets using ultra-light but powerful Neo-Dineum speakers including the  SP212 600watt Isobaric 2×12″ Bass Speaker Cabinet (pictured above) at this weekends Music Show  

Can you beat ‘The Shred’? with X-Music at this weekends Music Show

  Sign up on the XMusic stand to test your guitar skills against The Shred! The winner will receive a Peavy Vypr Amp worth €549  – and the kudos of being The Music Show’s best guitarist!  Entrants will get one opportunity on to enter  – first come first served.

Theo Dorgan for Arts Under Attack Panel

  Theo Dorgan is a poet, prose writer, editor, documentary screenwriter and broadcaster. His most recent collection is WHAT THIS EARTH COST US (Dedalus Press, 2008). He had a parallel life for many years as an arts manager, including stints as co-Director of Cork Film Festival and as Director of Poetry Ireland/Éigse Éireann. He has...

Jim Killock on Illegal Filesharing Panel

Before joining the Open Rights Group in January 2009 as Executive Director, Jim worked as External Communications Co-ordinator of the Green Party. At the Green Party, he promoted campaigns on open source, intellectual property, digital rights and campaigned against the arms and espionage technologist Lockheed Martin’s bid for the UK Census. Lockheed Martin have since...

AMP Distribution at The Music Show this weekend

  A.M.P. Distribution will be showcasing their new range of Galaxy Digital Pianos at this year’s show. The flagship piano of the range is the DGP-900, a digital grand piano which will be on display at the their stand. With an RRP of €1699, they expect huge interest in this particular model. Be amoung the first to...

Sunday October 4th The Music Show Seminars & Panel Discussions

12pm THE ARTS UNDER ATTACK: A RESPONSE An Bord Snip has recommended swinging cuts in the budgets allocated to all of the arts organizations. So how important are the arts to a country like Ireland? And how will musicians, film-makers and creative workers be affected if the knife is applied? JAMES MORRIS (Irish Film Board),...

Noise Control at The Music Show Academy gig After Dark in association with Hot Press

  Dublin five-piece Noise Control fuse rock and dance to create their trademark incendiary sound. Personally selected by Liam Howlett to support The Prodigy on one of their Irish dates, the band have also shared the stage with Bassment Jaxx, Asian Dub Foundation, Mylo and Calvin Harris. One of the participants in this year’s Raw...

Saturday’s Lineup for The Music Show announced

THE LIVE STAGE – SATURDAY 3rd October IMELDA MAY THE CORONAS DIRECTOR THE CHAPTERS BIPOLAR EMPIRE COMPETITION WINNER Masterclasses, Workshops & Public Interviews PUBLIC INTERVIEW: HAVE GUITAR, WILL TRAVEL A Conversation about Life, Work and Music with GLEN HANSARD IRISH YOUTH MUSIC AWARDS Presentation and performance featuring the winning band of the Irish Youth Music...