# Music

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Why does Ireland have such a connection with Garth Brooks?
Lamont Dozier, writer of Motown classics You Can't Hurry Love and Heat Wave, dies aged 81
Quiz: How much do you know about Taylor Swift?
Irish Oscar-nominated actress Jessie Buckley shortlisted for major music prize
'It's really special': Kate Bush on the return of 'Running Up That Hill' to the charts
Irish musician Cathal Coughlan dies aged 61
Favourites Ukraine and nine other countries qualify for Eurovision final
Iggy Pop leads tributes to 'huge talent' Mark Lanegan
Betty Davis, hard funk pioneer, dies aged 77
Joni Mitchell joins Neil Young in boycotting Spotify over Covid 'lies'
Quiz: How well do you know these Meat Loaf lyrics?
'The vaults of heaven will be ringing with rock': Tributes paid to Meat Loaf who has died aged 74
Poll: Do you like U2's music?
Quiz: How well do you remember 20 years of Other Voices?
Quiz: How well do you know these classic Christmas hits of the 1990s?
Derek Chisora tapes mouth and opts to play music in bizarre press conference
Mick Rock, 'the man who shot the 70s', has died aged 72
Elvis drummer Ronnie Tutt dies aged 83
Opinion: Hip-hop culture has been misunderstood - it's not about misogyny or glorifying crime
Varadkar criticised for attending music festival in London on Electric Picnic weekend
Abba have just released new music for the first time in 40 years - have a listen
Concerts, Communions and the return to offices: The key dates for lifting Covid restrictions
The Taoiseach announced four key dates, with all restrictions on events and indoor activities lifted from 22 October.
In September indoor events and entertainment venues will be subject to capacity limits.
Gigs to return next week with 60% indoor limit - but no full return of nightclubs until late October
Opinion: How Charlie Watts infused one of the greatest rock bands with jazz
Minister wants indoor arts and dance classes back in September in line with schools reopening
Aoife Scott: The past 18 months have been like The Hunger Games for us in the music industry
Entertainment Industry group 'disappointed' after meeting with Minister
Seven in 10 people think live outdoor music events should go ahead this year
The majority of people think live music events should go ahead this year, according to a new opinion poll
Three in 10 people disagree, citing concerns about Covid-19
Younger people are more likely to think concerts should take place, Órla Ryan writes
Three Irish artists nominated for Ivor Novello music awards
Live music allowed in outdoor settings under updated hospitality guidelines
Slipknot co-founder Joey Jordison dies aged 46
Gavin James and Denise Chaila to headline pilot festival today
Musicians call for clear plan to reopen live entertainment industry
'Exhausted all possibilities': All Together Now festival cancelled until next year
Phil Lynott documentary tells the story of the 'shy, sensitive man behind the showman image'
'We're confident the festival can take place': Electric Picnic announces new dates for September
Paul McLoone leaves Today FM after 22 years in evening schedule shake up
Here is the full list of pilot music and sport events confirmed for June and July
Minister defends live performance ban for pubs and restaurants but musicians criticise 'sledgehammer approach'
The chair of the Musicians' Union of Ireland has described the latest guidance as "outrageous", write Orla Dwyer and Christina Finn.
Government sources have indicated that the Fáilte Ireland guidelines could be modified during the summer.
Minister Catherine Martin said every restriction is guided by public health advice.
President leads tributes to 'captivating' soprano Veronica Dunne who has died aged 93