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#garth brooks

# garth-brooks - Monday 7 July, 2014

Coláiste Lurgan do Garth Brooks as Gaeilge
# Callin Colaiste Lurgan
From The Daily Edge
# Callin Colaiste Lurgan

Coláiste Lurgan do Garth Brooks as Gaeilge

Jul 7th 2014, 4:55 PM 6,386 Views 2 Comments

Well, they kind of had to, didn’t they?

Garth Brooks has announced a press conference on Thursday
# Thunder Rolls
From The Daily Edge
# Thunder Rolls

Garth Brooks has announced a press conference on Thursday

Jul 7th 2014, 2:48 PM 28,332 Views 61 Comments

It’s not known whether it will include a resolution to the Irish concerts.

'Put your country first, let Garth Brooks play'
# Workin On A Full House
# Workin On A Full House

'Put your country first, let Garth Brooks play'

Jul 7th 2014, 12:07 PM 24,001 Views 181 Comments

The gigs are worth €50 million to the Dublin economy, it has been claimed.

Garth Brooks concert debacle has "major impact on Ireland's reputation"
# In Pieces
# In Pieces

Garth Brooks concert debacle has "major impact on Ireland's reputation"

Jul 7th 2014, 8:48 AM 17,668 Views 104 Comments

The chief executive of Dublin Chamber of Commerce said that it was “not acceptable” for the concerts to be cancelled at this stage.

# garth-brooks - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Publicans and residents call for five concerts to go ahead - but Labour say they have a solution
# Compromise
# Compromise

Publicans and residents call for five concerts to go ahead - but Labour say they have a solution

Jul 6th 2014, 4:21 PM 50,284 Views 130 Comments

The political party has suggested that three concerts should go ahead this year and the final two next year.

Work ongoing to find "amicable solution" to Garth Brooks drama
# Standing Outside The Fire
# Standing Outside The Fire

Work ongoing to find "amicable solution" to Garth Brooks drama

Jul 6th 2014, 11:53 AM 19,756 Views 109 Comments

It is hoped that a solution will be found within the next 24 hours.

# garth-brooks - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Dublin City Council to be asked to reconsider Garth Brooks licence conditions
# If Tomorrow Never Comes
# If Tomorrow Never Comes

Dublin City Council to be asked to reconsider Garth Brooks licence conditions

Jul 5th 2014, 8:20 PM 37,431 Views 130 Comments

An emergency motion is being tabled at Monday’s meeting of Dublin City Council.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Jul 5th 2014, 7:55 PM 10,169 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about a fatal house fire in Cork, the upcoming Cabinet reshuffle and Garth Brooks (still).

Facebook friends, prostitutes, and Garth Brooks: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Facebook friends, prostitutes, and Garth Brooks: The week in numbers

Jul 5th 2014, 7:30 PM 14,998 Views 6 Comments

Plus: How many Irish students say they’re not having sex?

Step aside Garth Brooks, here's Gerry Adams singing If Tomorrow Never Comes
# Gerry Adams
From The Daily Edge
# Gerry Adams

Step aside Garth Brooks, here's Gerry Adams singing If Tomorrow Never Comes

Jul 5th 2014, 2:44 PM 17,184 Views 62 Comments

Sometimes late at night…

Final decision by Tuesday: Everything we know so far about the Garth Brooks concerts
# Thunder Rolls
# Thunder Rolls

Final decision by Tuesday: Everything we know so far about the Garth Brooks concerts

Jul 5th 2014, 12:24 PM 29,115 Views 152 Comments

Peter Aiken of Aiken Promotions said that Brooks will be out by millions if all the concerts don’t go ahead.

Aaron McKenna: The good times must be back if we’ll turn away 400,000 concert goers
# Column
# Column

Aaron McKenna: The good times must be back if we’ll turn away 400,000 concert goers

Jul 5th 2014, 8:05 AM 23 Views 116 Comments

We’re clearly feeling more bullish about the economy if we’re cancelling sold-out shows. But should we be so confident?

# garth-brooks - Friday 4 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Jul 4th 2014, 10:55 PM 19,404 Views 15 Comments

Everyone’s talking about whether the Garth Brooks gigs will go ahead, the new Labour leader and the jail sentence for Rolf Harris…

Council says Garth Brooks decision 'cannot be amended or appealed'
# Brinkmanship
# Brinkmanship

Council says Garth Brooks decision 'cannot be amended or appealed'

Jul 4th 2014, 10:50 PM 56,843 Views 232 Comments

The singer said last night that it’s five shows or nothing. The tourism minister says there’s no reason why the three scheduled gigs shouldn’t take place.

Fianna Fáil writes new piece of legislation for Garth Brooks
# Unanswered Prayers
# Unanswered Prayers

Fianna Fáil writes new piece of legislation for Garth Brooks

Jul 4th 2014, 4:28 PM 28,615 Views 82 Comments

The legislation would create an appeals process where local authorities have refused an event licence.

Peace process should not be put at risk over parades - Adams
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Peace process should not be put at risk over parades - Adams

Jul 4th 2014, 1:29 PM 6,029 Views 84 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking in the wake of yesterday’s negotiation walk-out by Unionist parties.

Garth Brooks debacle: The international coverage
# The Dance
From The Daily Edge
# The Dance

Garth Brooks debacle: The international coverage

Jul 4th 2014, 9:31 AM 39,254 Views 99 Comments

Obligatory ‘friends in low/high places’ gag here.

The Garth Brooks headline in today's Metro Herald is pretty excellent
# Garthgate
From The Daily Edge
# Garthgate

The Garth Brooks headline in today's Metro Herald is pretty excellent

Jul 4th 2014, 9:28 AM 4,047 Views 1 Comment

*applause*

Some Croke Park residents are signing a petition to reinstate all five concerts
# Hope
# Hope

Some Croke Park residents are signing a petition to reinstate all five concerts

Jul 4th 2014, 8:09 AM 51,374 Views 248 Comments

The organiser said that ‘most residents are fuming that a minority are speaking on behalf of the whole area’.

Leo and Phil to the rescue? Government told to get involved in Garth Brooks debacle
# Unanswered Prayers
# Unanswered Prayers

Leo and Phil to the rescue? Government told to get involved in Garth Brooks debacle

Jul 4th 2014, 7:53 AM 10,611 Views 69 Comments

Fianna Fáil say Ireland’s tourism reputation is at stake.

Have a ticket to a cancelled Garth Brooks gig? Here's how you can get a refund
# Big Money
# Big Money

Have a ticket to a cancelled Garth Brooks gig? Here's how you can get a refund

Jul 4th 2014, 7:05 AM 21,599 Views 40 Comments

You might also be able to get that hotel booking refunded.

Garth Brooks: 'For us, it is five shows or none at all'
# And The Thunder Rolls
# And The Thunder Rolls

Garth Brooks: 'For us, it is five shows or none at all'

Jul 4th 2014, 6:34 AM 89,525 Views 429 Comments

Earlier today, Dublin City Council gave permission for just three of the five scheduled Garth Brooks concerts in Croke Park.

# garth-brooks - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Jul 3rd 2014, 11:15 PM 18,101 Views 32 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the cancelled Garth Brooks gigs, Enda in Germany and the price of cigarettes….

Opinion: Fiends in high places - Garth Brooks and the national malaise
# Column
# Column

Opinion: Fiends in high places - Garth Brooks and the national malaise

Jul 3rd 2014, 7:45 PM 29 Views 74 Comments

“Unless you’re holding tickets for Brooks I, II, or III, you are Children of a Lesser God,” writes Joe O’Shea.

Promoters "don't know" if remaining Garth Brooks concerts will go ahead
# AIKEN BREAKIN' HEARTS
# AIKEN BREAKIN' HEARTS

Promoters "don't know" if remaining Garth Brooks concerts will go ahead

Jul 3rd 2014, 6:56 PM 21,362 Views 107 Comments

Peter Aiken has told RTÉ that he is “trying to come with answers” for the situation.

Could the Garth gigs be saved? Here are the options...
# Unanswered Prayers
# Unanswered Prayers

Could the Garth gigs be saved? Here are the options...

Jul 3rd 2014, 5:30 PM 33,986 Views 116 Comments

Meanwhile, solicitor for Croke Park residents claims disgruntled fans considering legal action against promoters.

Cavan GAA club writes excellent open letter offering up grounds for cancelled Garth Brooks gigs
# Garth Brooks
From The Daily Edge
# Garth Brooks

Cavan GAA club writes excellent open letter offering up grounds for cancelled Garth Brooks gigs

Jul 3rd 2014, 4:00 PM 10,738 Views 2 Comments

They’ve recently installed a toilet.

Can Slane Castle hold the two cancelled Garth Brooks gigs?
# No Friends In Royal Places
# No Friends In Royal Places

Can Slane Castle hold the two cancelled Garth Brooks gigs?

Jul 3rd 2014, 1:22 PM 32,182 Views 80 Comments

Unequivocally, no.

Poll: Is Dublin City Council right to refuse permission for two Garth Brooks gigs?
# Over To You
# Over To You

Poll: Is Dublin City Council right to refuse permission for two Garth Brooks gigs?

Jul 3rd 2014, 12:54 PM 28,534 Views 133 Comments

The council says the five shows would be too disruptive – but are they right?

The documents: Here's exactly why the Garth Brooks gigs were refused permission
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

The documents: Here's exactly why the Garth Brooks gigs were refused permission

Jul 3rd 2014, 12:28 PM 26,110 Views 68 Comments

Dublin City Council says two of the gigs have been refused ‘to minimise disruption to the neighbourhood’ around Croke Park.

'Guaranteed' Garth Brooks tickets are ALREADY selling at inflated prices
# If Tomorrow Never Comes
From The Daily Edge
# If Tomorrow Never Comes

'Guaranteed' Garth Brooks tickets are ALREADY selling at inflated prices

Jul 3rd 2014, 12:16 PM 20,130 Views 21 Comments

The ads appeared within minutes of the announcement.

Permission granted for just THREE of the scheduled five Garth Brooks concerts
# No Show
# No Show

Permission granted for just THREE of the scheduled five Garth Brooks concerts

Jul 3rd 2014, 12:01 PM 69,039 Views 358 Comments

400,000 tickets have already been sold.

The 11 most important Twitter reactions to the Garth Brooks news
# Garth Brooks
From The Daily Edge
# Garth Brooks

The 11 most important Twitter reactions to the Garth Brooks news

Jul 3rd 2014, 11:36 AM 36,998 Views 35 Comments

Bring your ‘friends in high places’ jokes here.

# garth-brooks - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Ten more years: Sunshine 106.8 gets to keep Dublin 'niche' radio licence
# Little Bit Country
# Little Bit Country

Ten more years: Sunshine 106.8 gets to keep Dublin 'niche' radio licence

Jul 2nd 2014, 3:55 PM 7,619 Views 9 Comments

The station formerly known as ‘Dublin’s Country Mix’ has beaten out competition from a rival consortium and will continue to broadcast to the city and surrounds…

Hotels have fingers crossed that Garth gigs go ahead
# Friends At High Prices
# Friends At High Prices

Hotels have fingers crossed that Garth gigs go ahead

Jul 2nd 2014, 6:35 AM 15,498 Views 63 Comments

Many hotels in Dublin have sold out – and hiked prices – to cater for the hordes who have bought tickets for the five nights.

# garth-brooks - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Croke Park residents vow to file court injunction to stop Garth Brooks concerts
# Summer Gigs
# Summer Gigs

Croke Park residents vow to file court injunction to stop Garth Brooks concerts

Jul 1st 2014, 5:24 PM 19,235 Views 82 Comments

The residents said they are willing to go to court to ask a judge to ‘take charge of the situation’

# garth-brooks - Monday 30 June, 2014

Croke Park residents could go to court to stop Garth Brooks gigs
# Garth Brooks
# Garth Brooks

Croke Park residents could go to court to stop Garth Brooks gigs

Jun 30th 2014, 8:17 AM 18,329 Views 106 Comments

They say that the promoters and the GAA are promoting the gigs without a license.

# garth-brooks - Friday 27 June, 2014

"Disgusted": Some residents not happy, but others welcome Croke Park peace deal
# Garth Brooks
# Garth Brooks

"Disgusted": Some residents not happy, but others welcome Croke Park peace deal

Jun 27th 2014, 1:35 PM 36,097 Views 101 Comments

Mulvey’s proposals say that in “no circumstances” should 4 or 5 concerts in a row be organised at the venue again…

Poll: Would you live beside a large stadium?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Would you live beside a large stadium?

Jun 27th 2014, 9:55 AM 13,065 Views 103 Comments

Fancy some noisy neighbours like Garth Brooks or One Direction?