WHEN it comes to what we see and what we take as read, then all too often we screw it up. Looking back on December 2010 all we'll remember is the week of snow and frosts. So much airtime was taken up talking about record low temperatures in Ballygobackward that we'll not remember that the last week of the year had temperatures well above the

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Dear blog, my apologies. I've been neglecting you. Distracted by the bright shiny instant world of Twitter and Bakebook I've stayed away from your considerable delights and my immeasurable ability to rant and rave at the slightest provocation.

But my pledge to you is this: whenever I am under the affluence of incohol or just plain bored

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Just thought I would wish you all a very blessed and merry Christmas!!!!
And also a very very very happy new year!

This year has been a blast and I thank the awesome God for all the people I have had the chance to work with and meet, i love you all!

See you all next year my friends! :P

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So here we go, the last gig before Christmas 2010. Ma Nelson’s have rocking the stage 3 totally brilliant rock/metal bands in Belfast.

Up first was SWEET SAVAGE who are known for supporting METALLICA, IRON MAIDEN, DEEP PURPLE & THIN LIZZY. Great set from these boys, especially

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Upcoming gigs. Updated 8th March 2018

 

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Last Updated (Saturday, 29 September 2018 15:31)

 

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So here we go, the last concert before Shanta Claus comes to town, and this show is going to be a belter down in Ma Nelson’s. 

To kick the night off will be the young metal band CONJURING FATE

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Oh the weather outside was freightful…. but the Empire was so delightful…. Something like that lol.

With Stormzone and Swanee River not being able to play, the boys of SO:NI weren’t sure what was gonig to happen, but in the end it ended up being STEVE HORNER (singer of Swanee River) performing an acoustic set to

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SO we now have it confirmed that the BIG FOUR are to play Sonisphere - and yes that capitalisation is well deserved. Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax and Megadeth changed the face of metal - and for younger readers who have a pop at the odd member of the BIG FOUR you really have no idea at the impact this group of musicians had on heavier music.<br

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Some great Christmas carols going to be played down in the Empire Hall on the 16th December, as SO:NI (Sounds of Northern Ireland) presents their Christmas show.

The original headliner PAY*OLA sadly couldn’t perform due to the guitarists’

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By my twisted nature I like Christmas - all that paganism, importedGermanic traditions, and echoes of both Ancient Celtic and Roman traditions it is one long celebration of Bacchanalian practices.

But, there also comes along that annoying over-hyped "race for Christmas Number 1". Last year the corporate numpties got a good kick in the

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