Geography of Ireland

  1. Sony U.S. Latin Partners with Volvo Ocean Race

    November 07, 2011 5:00 PM EST Volvo Ocean Race, an extreme global sailing race that takes contestants around the world, will partner with Sony Music Entertainment U.S. Latin for its only U.S. stop. It's planned to take place in Miami in May. Sony will produce four major e ...

  2. MTV U.K. Reveals Oxegen Fest Broadcast Details

    July 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks U.K. has announced details of its coverage of Oxegen 2009, to be held at County Kildare's Punchestown Racecourse in Ireland from July 10 to 12. As official broadcast partner for the 2009 event, MTV will feature performance footag ...

  3. Irish Promoter Aiken Dies

    March 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST One of Ireland's leading concert promoters Jim Aiken died Tuesday after a short illness. He was 74. A popular man in a sector not known for its chivalry, the Belfast music impresario acquired the nickname "Gentleman Jim" from his co ...

  4. Global Pulse

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Major and independent labels in Ireland and the United Kingdom are calling Galway-based singer/songwriter Julie Feeney in the wake of her unexpected Feb. 28 win of the Irish music industry's inaugural Major and independent labels in Ireland a ...

  5. Outsider Feeney Wins Ireland's Choice Music Prize

    March 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Galway singer Julie Feeney was the surprise winner of Ireland's inaugural Choice Music Prize, announced during a ceremony at Dublin's Vicar Street music venue last night (Feb. 28). Ahead of the gala, Galway singer Julie Feeney was the su ...

  6. Outsider Feeney Wins Ireland's Choice Music Prize

    March 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Galway singer Julie Feeney was the surprise winner of Ireland's inaugural Choice Music Prize, announced during a ceremony at Dublin's Vicar Street music venue last night (Feb. 28). Ahead of the gala, Galway singer Julie Feeney was the su ...

  7. Tynan Exiting Irish Tenors

    May 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Vocalist Ronan Tynan will exit the Irish Tenors later this year to focus on his solo career. Tynan's last tour with the group will commence July 1 in Wolf Trap, Va. The tenors will be touring in suppo Vocalist Ronan Tynan will exit the Irish ...

  8. Bowie, The Darkness Headline Ireland's Oxegen Fest

    February 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST David Bowie and the Darkness are set to headline this year's Oxegen music festival in Ireland. The two-day outdoor event, previously known as the Witnness Festival, will take place July 10-11 at the P David Bowie and the Darkness are set to h ...