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# nightmare gig
Dozens of fans at the infamous Swedish House Mafia gig are suing for damages
A number of fans were attacked and stabbed at the 2012 concert.
# Swedish House Mafia
Man stabbed at infamous 2012 Phoenix Park concert settles damages claim
Fan Niall Davey had lodged a €60,000 claim against a number of defendants, including concert promoter MCD Productions.
# Swedish House Mafia
This new IKEA furniture will charge your phone for you*
*As long as the device is compatible with its wireless standard, that is.
# Phoenix Park
This is the hotline number for Phoenix Park residents as concerts start today
Justin Timberlake kicks off a series of concerts at the Dublin park this week as authorities hope to avoid a repeat of the violence which marred last year’s Swedish House Mafia gig.
# MCD
Phoenix Park concerts given go-ahead, subject to strict new conditions
It follows widespread criticism of the security operation at last year’s show by Swedish House Mafia.
# need to know
The Evening Fix... now with added ways to leave your job
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
# Phoenix Park
Swedish House Mafia concert death: gardaí appeal to taxi driver
The 21-year-old died suddenly hours after attending the Phoenix Park ad.
# review 2012
Here are the top 10 most read articles on TheJournal.ie in 2012
Stabbings at the Swedish House Mafia gig, Ireland’s copyright laws under threat, and topless Kate Middleton – these are the stories you read this year.
# review 2012
Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012
From Maeve Binchy to the fatal Swedish House Mafia concert, these are TheJournal.ie stories which were shared the most on Twitter this year.
# Courts
Man due in court over Swedish House Mafia assault
The 22-year-old will appear in the Criminal Courts of Justice in relation to a Phoenix Park assault on July 7.
# concert review
Gardaí respond to MCD criticism - say they stand by their report
An Garda Síochána have tonight released a statement, just hours after MCD issued one of their own.
# need to know
The Evening Fix... now with added superheroes
Things we learned, loved and shared today.
# concert review
MCD slams Garda over Phoenix Park gig
“No evidence to suggest the Concert Site was unsuitable and Gardai were aware from February2012 of the identity of the headline act” says concert promoter.
# Concerts
Swedish House Mafia fallout: Gardaí and MCD praise successful Marlay Park operations
The enhanced security and policing operations have been praised and welcomed.
# Marlay Park
Fans urged to arrive early to Marlay Park for Van Morrison gig
Gardaí have thanked people for their co-operation and good behaviour while attending concerts at the south Dublin venue over the last two nights.
# electric music
'Full body search': How Twitter saw the new security at Marlay Park
Apparently you shouldn’t try to climb any walls.
# Swedish House Mafia
Swedish House Mafia: MCD chief links violence to cheap alcohol
Denis Desmond tells Today FM that he believes the availability of discount drink is to blame for increased concert violence.
# Swedish House Mafia
Ikea plans new budget hotel chain across Europe
The furniture maker is looking to get its products into hotels and student residences. What better way than to build your own?
# Swedish House Mafia
VIDEO: Old people listen to Swedish House Mafia's fearsome 'electric music'
Gardaí singled out the group’s music as a factor in the Phoenix Park disorder. So what did these fine upstanding citizens think?
# MCD
MCD ‘should face ban on similar music events until it answers SHM Garda report’
Dublin councillor Mary Fitzpatrick, head of a joint policing committee, calls on OPW junior minister to force response from concert promoter on Swedish House Mafia debacle.
# Swedish House Mafia
Swedish House Mafia fallout: MCD control centre ‘not fit for purpose’
The Garda Commissioner’s report also says the Phoenix Park is not appropriate to hold electro gigs in future; MCD says the report is “unbalanced”.
# Swedish House Mafia
Three stabbed at Swedish House Mafia concert in southern England
The incident came a week after violent scenes marred the electronic dance group’s performance in Phoenix Park.
Voices
Column: Discussing teen drinking... over a bottle of vino
“Alcohol, to a child, must seem like some sort of guaranteed treat for grown-ups. It’s advertised as being fuel for wit, a stylish accessory, or a national heritage.”
# Dublin
Call for Dublin 'task force' after armed raids and Phoenix Park violence
Fianna Fáil’s Niall Collins has said that a Dublin Task Force needs to be established in order to make the streets of the capital safer following a number of recent incidents.
# Your Say
Poll: Should certain gigs have 'airport-style' security checks?
A Fine Gael TD has called for certain concerts to have ‘airport-style’ security checks if they present a risk of violence – do you think they should be introduced?
# Phoenix Park
Phoenix Park: Call for 'airport-style' security checks at some concerts
Fine Gael TD Derek Keating has said that certain concerts should have security checks carried out that are akin to those which take place at airports.
# need to know
The Evening Fix: Wednesday
Things we learned, loved and shared today.
# Phoenix Park
Shatter: MCD should apologise for 'level of disorder' at Phoenix Park gig
The Justice Minister was speaking in the Dáil today in response to questions about the violent scenes at the Swedish House Mafia concert on Saturday.
# Phoenix Park
Gardaí and MCD hold preliminary review of Phoenix Park concert
Gardaí say there were 33 arrests at the Swedish House Mafia concert on Saturday.
# Phoenix Park
Bring me your weapons: Dublin councillor announces knife amnesty
Meanwhile the Minister for Social Protection has called for an investigation into what happened at the Phoenix Park on Saturday, where nine people were stabbed at a gig.
# Phoenix Park
Phoenix Park: Shatter promises 'developments' in event security licensing
The Justice Minister has said that he’s concerned about the “series of disturbing incidents” which took place on Saturday night.
# Stabbing
Man charged with Phoenix Park stabbing
Raymond Donnan was refused bail as he appeared before Dublin District Court today charged in connection with a stabbing at the Swedish House Mafia concert on Saturday.
# Phoenix Park
Swedish House Mafia make statement following Phoenix Park incidents
Swedish House Mafia have said that they’ve been asked to remain “quiet and respectful” of event safety processes at the gig.
# attacks
Phoenix Park stabbings: Man charged over attacks at concert
Nine people were injured in a series of knife attacks at the Swedish House Mafia concert on Saturday night.
# Phoenix Park
MCD issues statement after stabbings at Phoenix Park concert
Nine people were stabbed at last night’s gig. MCD has expressed its disappointment at a ‘small number’ engaging in anti-social behaviour.
# stabbings
Update: Nine stabbed at Phoenix Park concert
One man has been arrested as part of an investigation into nine stabbing incidents at the Swedish House Mafia concert.