Michael will be performing in arenas across the UK and Ireland as well as revisiting Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa and Norway and heading to America, Canada, Switzerland, Iceland, Sweden, Malta and the Netherlands for the first time. In the UK, Michael has performed three arena tours selling over 1.5 million tickets, including a record 28 times at London’s 16,000 capacity O2 Arena where he was awarded the keys to the venue along with Prince, Take That and One Direction. Around the world, Michael has previously sold out arenas in New Zealand, Australia and Dubai and holds the record for the biggest selling comedy shows in South Africa and Norway. Michael currently presents his own television show Michael McIntyre’s Big Show on BBC1. The last series averaged over 6.5 million viewers and recently received two BAFTA nominations. Extra show Thursday 07 June added due to demand
The “Flight of the Conchords sing Flight of the Conchords Tour,” is their first U.K. & Irish headlining tour in over 7 years. Jemaine and Bret will showcase new material at these shows. The arena and theatre tour will make stops in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Dublin, Glasgow, Leeds, and Liverpool. About Flight of the Conchords: In 2005, Bret and Jemaine received an invitation to perform at the Aspen Comedy Festival, in Colorado, USA. Against tradition they left New Zealand’s summer to go to the northern hemisphere’s winter and were shocked by the snow when they stepped off the plane in t-shirts and jandles. The HBO executives liked their act and asked them to film a half hour performance for a stand-up comedy show called One Night Stand. Over the next four years they made a TV pilot, a sitcom, released an EP (The Distant Future) and a full length album (self-titled LP), toured North America, made a sandwich, filmed a second season of the sitcom, toured North America again, released a second album (I Told You I Was Freaky), and went back to New Zealand. The HBO sitcom became a hit. This, along with the praise for the subsequent album […]
Roger Waters will return to Europe in 2018 with a pioneering new tour, Us + Them, featuring classic Pink Floyd, some new songs and solo work. The European Tour will include a date at Dublin’s 3Arena on 26 June. Tickets go on sale Thursday 12 October at 9am from all usual outlets. Roger Waters – Us + Them will showcase highlights from Waters’ groundbreaking body of work, with songs from Pink Floyd’s greatest albums (Wish You Were Here, The Wall, Animals, Dark Side of The Moon), along with songs from his critically acclaimed new album “Is This the Life We Really Want?,”. The tour title is derived from the 1974 track “Us And Them,” from the multi-million selling Pink Floyd album The Dark Side of the Moon. “We are going to take a new show on the road,” said Roger Waters. “It’ll be a mixture of stuff from my long career, stuff from my years with Pink Floyd, some new things. Probably 80% of it will be old material and 20% will be new, but it will be all connected by a general theme. It will be a cool show, I promise you. It’ll be spectacular like all my shows […]
This will be the WOODSTOCK of live speaking & debate. Harris has mentioned that he strongly disagrees with many philosophical positions that Peterson holds and believes that some of those positions are dangerous. British author and political commentator Douglas Murray will be tasked with refereeing this heavyweight bought, whilst providing his own insight into the contentious issues that will arise. There will be 1.5 hours of discussion and 1 hour of audience Q&A. Premium ticket holders will have access to the book signing that will occur after the event.
2017 has been an incredible year for The Coronas. Their album ‘Trust The Wire’ went to No. 1, they sold out all Irish shows including their biggest ever headline show in Royal Hospital Kilmainham, and their hit singles ‘Reel Feel’ & ‘We Couldn’t Fake It’ were among the top songs played on Irish radio. They also enjoyed sold out tours in the U.S., Europe and Australia. “We’re unbelievably excited to play 3Arena this July. It’s been over 3 years since we played there last and we’re already planning how we’re gonna make this show extra special for yis. It will be our biggest show of the year and we cannot wait! Love Danny, Dave, Knoxy and Conor”
The League of Gentlemen will return to the stage this year for their first UK tour in over 12 years with their brand new live show ‘The League of Gentlemen Live Again!’. Bringing their tour to Dublin’s 3Arena, Friday 17th August 2018 and SSE Arena, Belfast, Saturday, 18th August 2018. The critically acclaimed black comedy which originally ran from 1999 – 2002 on BBC Two, also returned to our television screens last Christmas to celebrate 20 years since the show began with three special episodes in December 2017. Reece Shearsmith, Steve Pemberton, Mark Gatiss and Jeremy Dyson said: “The League of Gentlemen started as a live show over 20 years ago and in many ways performing in front of an audience gives us the biggest thrill of all. We’re overjoyed to be taking the citizens of Royston Vasey on a road-trip and can’t wait to see all the wonderful local places in our increasingly local country. Plus we’d already gone to the trouble of getting the costumes and learning the voices again for the TV show so we thought why not? Something to do isn’t it?” Tubbs Tattsyrup added: “I’m so eccited to take my preshus things on tour agen […]
Pop singer Britney Spears has announced the final tour of her award-winning ‘Britney: Piece of Me’ show, which will include a visit to the 3Arena in Dublin on August 20th, 2018. Spears performed the show in Las Vegas from 2013 until December 31st 2017, selling nearly a million tickets in more than 250 shows, placing it as one of the most popular residences in the city. Britney Spears is one of the most successful and celebrated entertainers in pop history with nearly 150 million records worldwide. She became a household name in 1998 as a teenager when she released her first single ‘…Baby One More Time’, an international hit that broke sales records with more than 20 million copies. Despite struggles that often made her personal life bigger news than her music, Spears is one of the best-selling music artists of all time with over 100 milion record sales. Tickets start at €69.50 and go on sale Saturday at 9am.
Kevin Hart has become one of the foremost actors & comedians in the Entertainment industry today. Hart has continued to work non-stop and 2014 is no exception. Hart recently starred in About Last Night, a re-make of the iconic 1986 film, which opened to huge box-office success, and Ride Along, opposite Ice Cube, which grossed over 100 million, already spawning a sequel for which he is currently shooting. Kevin will also star in Get Hard alongside Will Ferrell, and can be seen later this year in Miramax Films’ The Wedding Ringer, and his highly successful series, Real Husbands of Hollywood which premiers its third season in September. Kevin’s determination and work ethic is simply a roll-over from a banner 2013 where he starred in Grudge Match for Warner Brothers, opposite Sylvester Stallone and Robert DeNiro, and Think Like a Man Too, the sequel to its enormously successful predecessor, for Screen Gems.
One of the biggest names in hip hop, 50 Cent returns to Europe for four arena shows in September, celebrating the 15th anniversary of Get Rich Or Die Tryin’. The record that took him from the streets to the top of the charts after being discovered by Eminem and Dr Dre. ‘Get Rich Or Die Tryin’ spawned a slew of hit singles including the platinum smash ‘In Da Club’, ‘P.I.M.P’ and ‘21 Questions’. The album produced by Eminem and Dr Dre, inspired the successful biopic of the same name and kicked off one of the biggest careers in Hip Hop. Over 10 million copies sold worldwide 6 x Platinum and multiple Grammy awards. 50 Cent’s early years were spent growing up in Queens, New York, his meteoric rise to fame saw him become one of the most influential rappers of the 21st Century, bringing Hip Hop culture into the mainstream and growing his own global business empire with a career that has included founding his own record label G Unit, big screen and HBO drama acting roles, real estate, investments, sports promotion and a powerful entrepreneur in technology, entertainment, lifestyle and fitness goods.
Arctic Monkeys are a four-piece indie rock band from the suburbs of Sheffield. These northern roots are a key element of their style which has been compared to The Jam, Pulp and The Streets, and labelled then as a “northern Libertines”. After forming in 2002, the band achieved their initial success via the internet, through fan-made demo tapes and online file-sharing. At the time, they were one of the first acts to make a name for themselves in this way, leading to a change in the way new bands are promoted and marketed. Their debut single “I Bet You Look Good On the Dancefloor” and the follow up “When The Sun Goes Down” reached number one in the UK Singles Chart and five of their singles hit the UK top five. Their debut album, Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not, was among the fastest-selling debut album in British music history. Among other awards, the album won the 2006 Mercury Prize and was chosen as the best album of year by Q Magazine. The band’s second album, Favourite Worst Nightmare, has seen similar success, selling over 225,000 copies in its debut week and it has also recently been […]
Shania Twain comes to Dublin for the first time in 13 years! With Friday’s release of her stunning new album ‘NOW’ ( out today on Virgin/EMI) and three decades into her storied career, Shania Twain has never sounded better. Containing the singles ‘Swingin’ With My Eyes Closed’ and the joyful lead track and radio mainstay ‘Life’s About to Get Good’, ‘NOW’ is the first time Shania has assumed the role of sole songwriter and co-producer. Shania is a five-time GRAMMY Award-winner and the reigning Queen of Country Pop. With 90 million albums sold worldwide, Shania remains the top-selling female country artist of all time. Shania’s albums include her Platinum-selling 1993 debut, Shania Twain; the GRAMMY Award-winning, Double Diamond-selling 1995 release, The Woman in Me; Come On Over, the best-selling studio album in Soundscan history by a female artist in any genre and the best-selling country album of all time with over 40 million units sold worldwide; and UP!, Shania’s third consecutive Diamond-selling album release. Recognizing her indelible impact and achievements in music, Shania is the first and only female artist to receive CMT’s Artist of a Lifetime Award. She was also honoured with the Icon Award at Billboard’s Women in […]
With 103 album releases, 123 single hits and the equivalent of 20 years spent in the UK charts, voted Britain’s “Ultimate Pop Star”, Sir Cliff Richard will be celebrating his 60th Anniversary in the music business. “To sustain any career for 60 years is amazing. To do it in the field of music is rare indeed and Cliff has achieved it with style and quality throughout.” says BBC Radio 2’s Ken Bruce. This morning Cliff Richard announced that he will be touring Ireland and the UK again in 2018, he had the following to say: “I am so happy to announce that I will be doing a tour to celebrate my 60th Anniversary in the music business. I cannot believe it is already 10 years since my 50th Anniversary in 2008 – so much has happened, and I’m very grateful that you have kept me busy! I am truly delighted to be performing the 58-18=60 Tour in 2018. I hope you will join me….. I simply can’t wait! – see you next year!”