Culture

The Irish Rovers

There Irish Rovers were a traditional band formed in 1963 whose career would span over 40 years. Canada 1963 was the year when two young…


Playing Golf In Ireland

The GUI (Golfing Union of Ireland) was established in 1891, making Ireland the first country in the world to set up a Golfing Union. Today,…


U2

It would be safe to say that U2 has become the most successful band to travel the globe and still keep their unique sound that everyone loves. U2 concerts across the world are usually sold out within a matter of hours and the lads from Dublin wanting to please all their fans have no worries of playing an extra gig wherever they are playing.


Van Morrison

George Ivan Morrison is better known as Van Morrison and was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland on 31 August 1945. As a professional musician since…


Daniel O’Donnell

In Ireland you only have to say the words, ‘wee Daniel’, and everyone will know you are referring to Daniel O’ Donnell. Born on the…


Traditional Irish Flute

Traditional Irish music would not sound the same without the wonderfully high notes from the Irish Flute. They have long been a fixture in Irish…


The Boomtown Rats

The Boomtown Rats were an Irish rock band, which scored a series of UK hits between 1977 and 1980. They were led by vocalist Bob…


The Irish Language

Irish (Gaeilge) is an Indo-European language of the Celtic family. It is very similar to Scottish Gaelic (Gaidhlig) and Manx (Gaelg) and like them is…



Music Culture In Ireland

Music plays are large part in Ireland’s culture and has done for many years. Its not just about Irish traditional music but its also folk…




Pubs In Ireland

Renowned across the world for their friendly atmosphere and as a place where the craic is brilliant, amazing Irish pub grub. Almost in any country you’ll…