FFF It might have been unexpected but McFly and Busted coming together to make McBusted has been an incredible success.
And now they've announced a new arena tour for next year. The boys have a new album on the way and have just released a new single, 'Air Guitar' and will be taking to the stage at the 3Arena on April 21, 2015. Tickets for this fun gig will go on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide.
FFF All Beatles fans should note that the Dublin Beatles Festival is taking place this weekend with gigs at venues across the city centre from Friday to Sunday. There will be tribute bands, table quizzes and interviews with performers across the weekend. For more information or to book tickets to see the finest tribute acts in town, head to www.entertainment.ie.
FFF Arts buffs will love the Hennessy Portrait Exhibition in the National Gallery of Ireland which will be open to the public from this Saturday until Sunday February 8.
The prize aims to encourage interest in contemporary portraiture and the winning artist, who will be announced at an event on Tuesday, November 11 in the National Gallery, will receive a prize of €15,000 and a commission worth €5,000 to produce a portrait of an Irish sitter for inclusion in the National Portrait Collection.
Entrance to the exhibition is free.
FFF Due to phenomenal demand, Damien Dempsey has added a second date at Vicar Street on his nationwide tour.
The Almighty Love singer will be playing two dates at the Thomas Street venue before Christmas on December 19 and 20. Tickets for the December 20 gig are €30 and are on sale now from www.Ticketmaster.ie and Ticketmaster outlets.