HAVING entertained the crowd at Glastonbury (well, at least those who weren't hoping to see Harry Styles instead) with a surprise 'greatest hits' set on the John Peel Stage and played a sold-out Hyde Park gig in London last week, The Killers have done a decent job of drumming up publicity for their upcoming run of 'proper' British and Irish tour dates for later in the year.
US COMEDIAN Patton Oswalt will be one of the top draws at this year's Galway comedy festival – or the 'Vodafone Comedy Carnival', as its sponsors prefer it to be known – which takes place between Tuesday October 24 and Monday October 30.
Zelda: Master Trials (Switch/Wii U) By: Nintendo NOT ones for milking punters with paid additional content, Nintendo has leapt, like a fey trout, into the world of Zelda DLC with the first of two significant Breath of the Wild updates.
Irish novelist, journalist and essayist Colm Tóibín is this year's winner of a US lifetime achievement award that celebrates the power of literature to foster peace, social justice and global understanding.
AN EVOCATIVE image of an excited group of Belfast children stepping down from an Ulsterbus coach clutching plastic bags of belongings and bags of crisps is one that is forever etched in the mind of Derry-born poet and author Shaun Traynor.
ONLY a true optimist could bring light out from the darkness of the power-crazed murder lust that drives Shakespeare's Macbeth but that's exactly what Omagh-raised screenwriter Maire Campbell succeeded in doing last year as artistic director of Youth Action Northern Ireland.
1) Up and at it – what is your morning routine? I don’t generally have a routine every morning, as I’m gigging a lot at weekends and don’t get to bed until the wee small hours, so my alarm is set for different times every morning.
Chaith Robert McMillen seal in Barcelona an tseachtain seo caite agus fuair sé cuireadh nach dtiocfadh leis a dhiúltú - cé gur thug sé iarraidh - ó fhear as Baile Átha Cliath a dhéanann curaí i bpríomhchathair na Catalóine.
Ach tá níos mó ná bádaí Éireannacha le suim a chur iontu sa chathair álainn seo ...