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Top 3 for Monday

By Anna Buckley / November 5, 2018

Lemme Talk Launch Night at Poetry Ireland (€5) In partnership with Slam Sunday, Lemme Talk is a new open mic night held on the first Monday of every month at Poetry Ireland. It’s a non-competitive open mic, where all performers and poets are welcome to show their work in front of a friendly audience. Each […]


Top 5 for the Weekend

By Anna Buckley / November 2, 2018

If you’re not ready to hang up your witches hat just yet, we still have some ooky spooky Halloween themed events coming up this weekend, as well as performances from Babylon Radio favourites Elga Fox and Ailie Blunnie. Day of the Dead Fest at The Underground (€8) Come celebrate Dia de los Muertos at The […]


Nonso Muojeke deportation halted following campaign

By Anna Buckley / October 10, 2018

A 14 year old Offaly schoolboy who faced deportation after being denied asylum will be allowed to remain in Ireland along with his mother and college-going brother. Following a 21,000 signature-strong online campaign which was set up by his classmates at Tullamore College, Nonso Muojeke and his family will be allowed to remain in Ireland, […]


Top 3 for Wednesday

By Anna Buckley / October 10, 2018

Motherfoclóir & The Irish History Podcast at The Sugar Club (€16) Head down to The Sugar Club, where a double headliner of Motherfoclóir & The Irish History Podcast will be hosted as part of the Dublin Podcast Festival. You may hear Irish people complain about the way Irish is taught and how it’s a dead […]


A Soundscape of Solitary Starlight: Ailie Blunnie

By Anna Buckley / August 4, 2018

Carrick-on-Shannon native Ailie Blunnie talks to Babylon Radio about playing Knockanstockan, striking the balance for playing outdoors and the story behind her debut album West to the Evening Sun. “It was a bit mad.” Ailie Blunnie tells me over the phone. “There was a lad with fairy wings running around in front of the stage […]


Raise Your Flag and Raise it High: The Stoles Interview

By Anna Buckley / July 27, 2018

Two Italians and an Irishman walk into a bar…. Instead of waiting for the punchline of an old stereotyped joke, why not come catch The Stoles headline at tonight’s show at East Side Tavern, supported by Key, Elga Fox and Keeley. Babylon Radio caught up with the Dublin-based rock trio during rehearsals to find out […]


Slow Burner: Interview with Elga Fox

By Anna Buckley / July 26, 2018

Babylon Radio catches up with Leitrim native Elga Fox before Friday’s upcoming night in East Side Tavern. Nominated for PureM’s Best Irish Solo Act, and with the eminent release of the music video for Despite It All it’s been an exciting 2018 so far. The flame-haired actress/singer/Jack-of-all-trades speaks candidly to us about the evolution of […]