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#Buskers

# buskers - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Poll: Should buskers be banned from using amps until after 6pm?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should buskers be banned from using amps until after 6pm?

Sep 18th 2019, 10:14 AM 18,307 Views 50 Comments

That’s one of several new rules due to come into effect in Galway next year.

# buskers - Monday 28 May, 2018

No coins? London buskers now accepting contactless payments
# I Can Tap
# I Can Tap

No coins? London buskers now accepting contactless payments

May 28th 2018, 5:39 PM 19,377 Views 16 Comments

London mayor Sadiq Khan called it an “innovative, first-of-its-kind scheme”.

# buskers - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Poll: Do you give money to buskers?
# Street Performance
# Street Performance

Poll: Do you give money to buskers?

Nov 21st 2017, 9:57 AM 21,073 Views 37 Comments

Galway city council are looking at new laws to restrict the performances of buskers.

'Vague and poorly written': Galway buskers are irate at council plans for new restrictions
# City Centre
# City Centre

'Vague and poorly written': Galway buskers are irate at council plans for new restrictions

Nov 21st 2017, 6:10 AM 18,385 Views 37 Comments

Galway City Council has opened a public consultation for people to have their say on proposed new bye-laws.

# buskers - Friday 7 October, 2016

There's a new pub in Temple Bar and it looks like every sports fan's haven
# On The Ball
From The Daily Edge
# On The Ball

There's a new pub in Temple Bar and it looks like every sports fan's haven

Oct 7th 2016, 4:06 PM 6,142 Views 6 Comments

There is a pool room. Ready yourselves.

# buskers - Monday 1 August, 2016

A comedian in Killarney is going viral with his song about Donald Trump
# Build That Wall
From The Daily Edge
# Build That Wall

A comedian in Killarney is going viral with his song about Donald Trump

Aug 1st 2016, 10:40 AM 9,513 Views 4 Comments

It’s uncanny.

# buskers - Friday 10 June, 2016

Buskers Bar in Temple Bar investigating after students refused entry told 'no blacks allowed'
# No Admission
# No Admission

Buskers Bar in Temple Bar investigating after students refused entry told 'no blacks allowed'

Jun 10th 2016, 7:09 AM 52,381 Views 279 Comments

It’s alleged the three students asked to speak to a manager, but were refused.

# buskers - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

11 daily inconveniences all Dubliners must face
# Street Juice
From The Daily Edge
# Street Juice

11 daily inconveniences all Dubliners must face

Sep 2nd 2015, 1:06 PM 9,980 Views 8 Comments

Where is the south side Penneys? Where is it?

# buskers - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

These Drogheda lads' song about being on the dole is your unlikely summer jam
# Buskers
From The Daily Edge
# Buskers

These Drogheda lads' song about being on the dole is your unlikely summer jam

Aug 25th 2015, 1:29 PM 4,811 Views 1 Comment

ALL THE BOYS ON THE FÁS COURSE! ALL THE BOYS ON THE DOLE!

# buskers - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

This busker had some harsh words for the kid who tried to knock him down
# Way Harsh
From The Daily Edge
# Way Harsh

This busker had some harsh words for the kid who tried to knock him down

Aug 4th 2015, 10:31 PM 4,417 Views 2 Comments

Don’t mess with the balancing man.

# buskers - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Councillor's office vandalised with 'horrendous graffiti of a sexual nature'
# Busking
# Busking

Councillor's office vandalised with 'horrendous graffiti of a sexual nature'

Feb 5th 2015, 4:35 PM 27,776 Views 55 Comments

Mannix Flynn’s office was targetted early on Wednesday morning.

# buskers - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

9 excellent busking moments from Irish streets
# Busking
From The Daily Edge
# Busking

9 excellent busking moments from Irish streets

Jan 21st 2015, 10:10 PM 5,548 Views 3 Comments

Brightening up the concrete.

# buskers - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Poll: Buskers ... Public nuisance, or an essential part of urban life?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Buskers ... Public nuisance, or an essential part of urban life?

Jan 20th 2015, 8:41 AM 13,138 Views 51 Comments

New busking by-laws for Dublin come into effect in the spring. But do you ever throw them a few quid as you walk by?

# buskers - Monday 19 January, 2015

Busk in Dublin? Here's how new rules will affect you
# Turn That Down
# Turn That Down

Busk in Dublin? Here's how new rules will affect you

Jan 19th 2015, 12:43 PM 20,645 Views 31 Comments

Fines of up to €1,500 could be imposed.

# buskers - Monday 22 December, 2014

Iron Man was disco dancing on Grafton Street yesterday
# Iron Man
From The Daily Edge
# Iron Man

Iron Man was disco dancing on Grafton Street yesterday

Dec 22nd 2014, 12:08 PM 3,076 Views 0 Comments

Bust a move.

# buskers - Friday 19 December, 2014

Glen Hansard joins busking students to sing a lovely rendition of The Auld Triangle
# Went Jingle Jangle
From The Daily Edge
# Went Jingle Jangle

Glen Hansard joins busking students to sing a lovely rendition of The Auld Triangle

Dec 19th 2014, 3:35 PM 3,994 Views 1 Comment

Beautiful.

# buskers - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

No ban on busking in Temple Bar
# Sing Away
# Sing Away

No ban on busking in Temple Bar

Nov 4th 2014, 7:15 AM 12,085 Views 25 Comments

A permit system for all buskers will go out for public consultation.

# buskers - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Galway buskers brilliantly cover the Game of Thrones theme
# The Westeros
From The Daily Edge
# The Westeros

Galway buskers brilliantly cover the Game of Thrones theme

Aug 10th 2014, 12:01 PM 6,062 Views 5 Comments

Euros are coming.

# buskers - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Patrick Stewart got his hat robbed by a Yoda impersonator
# Short I Am
From The Daily Edge
# Short I Am

Patrick Stewart got his hat robbed by a Yoda impersonator

Jun 21st 2014, 7:00 PM 2,540 Views 0 Comments

They’re a menace.

# buskers - Saturday 31 May, 2014

It's-a really him! Mario is busking on Henry Street
# 1up
From The Daily Edge
# 1up

It's-a really him! Mario is busking on Henry Street

May 31st 2014, 2:30 PM 3,146 Views 0 Comments

Fighting bowsies all over the city.

# buskers - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Gardaí could soon have the power to arrest 'bad' buskers
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí could soon have the power to arrest 'bad' buskers

Jan 26th 2014, 5:17 PM 16,173 Views 52 Comments

The new changes to the City Council bye-laws are due to be discussed this week.

# buskers - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Epic musical battle between two buskers in NY subway
# Sax-ual Healing
From The Daily Edge
# Sax-ual Healing

Epic musical battle between two buskers in NY subway

Apr 2nd 2013, 3:38 PM 640 Views 1 Comment

This carriage ain’t big enough for two saxophone players.

# buskers - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Poll: Do you enjoy watching buskers?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you enjoy watching buskers?

Jul 31st 2012, 9:51 AM 7,329 Views 60 Comments

Street performers are intrinsic to Ireland’s fair cities…but do you like them?

# buskers - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Over-loud buskers could be banned from streets of Killarney
# Buskers
# Buskers

Over-loud buskers could be banned from streets of Killarney

Jul 1st 2012, 8:15 AM 3,655 Views 20 Comments

The tourist town’s council will consider barring loud street performers, after they were described as a “nuisance” for residents.

# buskers - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Living statues in bloody street fight over prime busking spot
# Turf War
From The Daily Edge
# Turf War

Living statues in bloody street fight over prime busking spot

May 10th 2011, 1:23 PM 1,237 Views 0 Comments

Gold-painted street performer ‘The Invisible King’ jailed after battering rival ‘Silver Wizard’ as tourists looked on.