Katy Perry’s Roar Roars Up the Charts

Katy Perry’s Roar roared up the charts to reach number one on the Billboard Hot 100 list, bumping Robin Thicke to the number two position. Roar is Perry’s eighth song to hit number one. Will Roar and Perry’s upcoming album, Prism, cause people looking back at the MTV VMAs next year to think of more than suggestive sexual acts done with foam fingers? […]

Green light for concerts at Limerick’s Gaelic Grounds

DESPITE objections from four residents associations, Limerick City Council has given the go-ahead to plans to hold concerts in the Gaelic Grounds. The GAA has received conditional planning permission to hold concerts, which could see crowds of up to 49,000 people in Pairc na nGael. The proposals have proven unpopular with residents, and formal objections […]

Guitar Video Lessons Are The New Way To Learn To Play The Guitar

Download Free Beginners Guide here… Name: Email: Why Guitar Video Lessons? The popularity of online guitar video lessons is exploding. Industry leaders such as Guitar Superstars, now provide hundreds of hours of lessons from professional online instructors. Guitar video lessons offer a unique learning opportunity for anyone who wants to learn to play this popular […]

Limerick Rocker Makes Acting Debut

Mark O’Connor is no stranger to the stage having wielded his axe at maximum volume in Golf and many other bands and collectives but this time it is different as he will tread the boards for the first time in an acting role in CentreStage’s new studio production of Proof. The Pulitzer Prize winning Proof, […]

Recollections of a Limerick Musicman

My name is Ger Cusack. I come from Prospect in Limerick City and I’ve been involved in music for most of my life. I went to the Model School and sang in Mr. Silbourne’s class and due to him I sang solo on Radio Eireann. The programme was recorded at the Good Sheperd Convent and […]

Radio Daze

The working conditions in the early days of pirate radio during the 70s and 80s in Limerick were, to be honest, very basic in some stations. I remember as a presenter in a certain Radio Station that is still broadcasting, but from a better location, being highly embarrassed by having to escort down safely four […]