Search Results for 'Counterculture of the 1960s'

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Take a Long Strange Trip with the Grateful Dead

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THE GRATEFUL Dead's music "touches on ground that most other groups don't even know exists," said Patti Smith guitarist Lenny Kaye; while Allmusic.com called them, "the ultimate cult band, creating a self-styled universe all their own".

Peter Mark reveals the secret to great-looking hair on the go

Almost half of Irish women spend an average of 4.3 days a year blow-drying their hair.

Do you want to put a smile on a sick child’s face?

Do you have two to three hours to spare weekly? Would you like to make hospital a happier place for a sick child? Children in Hospital Ireland (CHI) would love to hear from you. CHI is one of Ireland’s leading children’s charities providing play and fun for sick children in hospital around the country for 45 years.

Do you want to put a smile on a sick child’s face?

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Do you have two to three hours to spare weekly? Would you like to make hospital a happier place for a sick child? Children in Hospital Ireland (CHI) would love to hear from you. CHI is one of Ireland’s leading children’s charities providing play and fun for sick children in hospital around the country for 45 years.

Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson to perform iconic album at Galway International Arts Festival

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He is revered by Beatles and rock royalty, the main creative force behind some of the most cherished recordings in rock history and one of the most influential composers of the last century.

'So many passages in Playboy are almost songs anyway'

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A PRIZE-winner in New York and an audience hit at Cúirt, Justin McCarthy and Diarmuid de Faoite’s rollicking musical version of Playboy of the Western World hits the Town Hall Theatre next week for a five night run.

Lillies Boutique to open its doors this Friday

There is more good news on the retail front for Athlone with the new Lillies set to open its doors this coming Friday, September 23.

The Woodstock of the west remembered

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This month marks the 35th anniversary of one the boldest and most imaginative private ventures to be undertaken in Mayo. The year was 1981 and the plan was to transform a 65 acre site outside Castlebar into the biggest two-day rock festival ever staged in the province. The proposal was the brainchild of brothers Tommy and John Staunton and local hotelier Tony McHugh. The substantial sum of £120,000 was invested in the festival with half going toward enticing major acts to play over the August bank holiday weekend.

The Lucia Comnes Band to play Monroe’s

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THE LUCIA Comnes Band, a four-piece folk powerhouse fusing rock, blues, Irish trad, and bluegrass, led by a singer with a "singular voice", according to the San Francisco Chronicle, are coming to Galway.

Jam Shugar Sessions presents a Jim Morrison tribute night

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This July it will be 45 years since the passing of the rock legend, Jim Morrison. Jam Shugar will be hosting a tribute night to Morrison on Saturday, July 2, with Mayo band, Na Doirse.

 

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