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Gig Review: Nile Rodgers and Chic at St Anne’s Park!

Gig Review: Nile Rodgers and Chic at St Anne’s Park!

Review By Frances Winston Nile Rodgers and Chic St Anne’s Park, Raheny, June 2nd, 2019 I have seen Nile Rodgers so many times at this stage that I could probably write the review in advance of the gig. He always puts on a wonderfully polished and feel-good show, that is full of some of the […]

3Arena Dublin: Boy George & Culture Club – Review

3Arena Dublin: Boy George & Culture Club – Review

Frances Winston reviews: Boy George & Culture Club 3Arena Dublin, 25th November 2018 Boy George bounces onto the stage of the 3Arena, and within seconds announces that the band are like “a live soap opera”. If you don’t know their tumultuous history, that might seem an odd statement, but very little about their ups-and-downs hasn’t […]

Gig Review: U2 Experience & Innocence Tour – 3Arena

Gig Review: U2 Experience & Innocence Tour – 3Arena

Frances WInston reviews U2’s Experience & Innocence gig at the 3Arena on Friday last, 9th November U2 finally touched down in Dublin for what was to be the finale of their Experience and Innocence Tour. Unfortunately, like all the best-laid plans, it didn’t quite work out like that, as they had to reschedule their Berlin […]

Review: A Very Emotional Jerry Fish!

Review: A Very Emotional Jerry Fish!

On Thursday last (9th July) I went to see Jerry Fish (aka Gerard Whelan) and his band perform at the opening of the new venue downstairs at The Empire Bar in Swords. What a treat! The consummate showman entertained the crowds, in spite of adverse circumstances in the placing of the ‘stage’,