Grammy award winners Dream Theater arrived in Belfast on Wednesday Night (20th April 2022) for their first ever gig in the city, and their first show on the island of Ireland in twenty years. The neo progressive icons were in town at the SSE Arena to kick off the European leg of their tour in support of 2021 release ‘A View from the Top of the World’.
Indie superstars James, led by renowned showman Tim Booth, have joined the line up for 2022's Black Deer Festival. The latest additions also include Grammy-nominated Nashville star Cam, Americana poster boy Hiss Golden Messenger and folk-pop favourites Darlingside, who will join Van Morrison, Wilco, The Waterboys, Jake Bugg, Imelda May, Drive-By Truckers and Foy Vance at the event which takes place from 17th -19th June at Eridge Park, Kent.
Six strong genre blending collective Bare Jams are taking their heady brew of reggae, dub, soul, pop and ska across the UK for some Spring tour dates. Kicking off in Brixton on 14th April 2022, the run takes in seven stops across the UK.
Recent Grammy Award winners Dream Theater are due in Belfast next week, for their first ever Northern Ireland date. The show, taking place on Wednesday 20th April 2022 at the SSE Arena forms part of a wider UK tour that also takes in dates in Newcastle, and London.
Download Festival has today announced major site improvement plans for 2022, including unparalleled accessibility improvements and sustainability initiatives. Making its highly anticipated return with its first full-capacity festival in three years, Download 2022 is the big reunion of the UK rock community and will take place on 10th – 12th June at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire.