The metal world’s attention turns to the deep south – the deep south of Ireland that is – next weekend, with the fourth annual Cork Winterfest on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 December.

Waylander, Sorrowfall and Overoth are the local contingent appearing alongside the

Read more...

 
And So I Watch You From Afar - Belfast’s own four piece juggernaut - bring local music back to the Ulster Hall when they headline an all-star, all-local bill on Friday 18 December.

ASIWYFA will be joined at Belfast’s most prestigious rock ‘n’ roll venue by

Read more...

 
It may, or may not, be hard to believe, but it is just slightly more than three weeks to the dawn of the second decade of the 21st Century - and what a year 2010 is already shaping up to be.
From the might of Metallica and the legend that is Deep Purple (appearing in Belfast for the first time in their monumental 40-odd year career), to the

Read more...

 
It has been confirmed that Paradise City, Belfast's new classic rock club, will launch at Madison's, on Botanic Avenue, on Thursday 28 January. We will downstairs in the hotel's simply rocktastic night club - think the old Rock Bottom meets the Cavern Club! Doors open 9.30pm, and Monk will be

Read more...

 
At long last - the news you have been waiting for!Paradise City will launch at Madison's, on Botanic Avenue, on Thursday 28 January. We will downstairs in the hotel's simply rocktastic night club -

Read more...

 
Pearl Jam have confirmed Belfast's Odyssey Arena on 23 June as one of a handful of venues and dates for their summer 2010 tour. Tickets cost £41.50 for both seating and standing, and go on sale on Friday (11 December).
It's turning out

Read more...

 
Paradise City has been namechecked in the very first edition of the new 'City' newspaper. Our PR company, Pied Piper, also was named in the same article as one of the top three sources of news on the Belfast metal scene.

Read more...

 

According to seating plans posted on TicketMaster tonight, Metallica's gig at Belfast's Odyssey Arena will be an 'in the round' affair. Tickets are priced at £49 - £55 and on sale at 9am on Thursday.

Read more...

 
Finally, the mighty Metallica have confirmed their first Belfast appearance in almost two decades.
They play the Odyssey on 11 May, Metal Hammer confirmed this morning.

Read more...

 
Paradise City is launching at the end of January, all things being equal.
A permanent venue has yet to be confirmed, and more details will be announced in due course, through this blog, Northern Ireland's only heavy metal PR company, Pied Piper, at www.myspace.com/piedpiperbelfast and

Read more...

 
Paradise City is Belfast's new classic rock club, and it is launching at the end of January, all things being equal.
The club is the brainchild of legendary DJ Monk, who is stepping out of the darkness

Read more...