It’s Official!! The Skylite Room is Northern Ireland’s Best Live Music Venue!

And they have the NI Hospitality Award to prove it! This fledgling venue has been open for just over three years, yet it’s fast gaining a reputation as the place to beat for great live music.  While there is plenty … Continue reading It’s Official!! The Skylite Room is Northern Ireland’s Best Live Music Venue!

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Review: The Hardchargers – Belfast Nashville Songwriters’ Festival

Thanks to Belfast Saturday night traffic, I managed to miss The Hardchargers’ opening number tonight, which I’m told was Muddy Waters’ “Can’t Be Satisfied”. While sorry to have missed that classic, in the next ninety odd minutes there was no … Continue reading Review: The Hardchargers – Belfast Nashville Songwriters’ Festival

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Review: Matt McGinn – Belfast Nashville Songwriters’ Festival

Now in its fourteenth year, the Belfast Nashville Songwriters’ Festival is something of an institution and this year’s line-up is impressive. Billed as “5 Days, 30 Concerts and 120 Songwriters”, and all within Belfast’s Clayton Hotel, this is my kind … Continue reading Review: Matt McGinn – Belfast Nashville Songwriters’ Festival