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Troubled waters: A history of the discordant pairing of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel

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Great adaptations: The tricky art of channelling Charles Dickens -- Armando Iannucci is better known for his TV work than film, but in recent years has been branching out into cinema. In 2017 he released the fine satirical drama Death of Stalin, and his latest film is even better.

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Music -- Controversy and chaos: Why the Grammy Awards 2020 may be the most troubled ever -- Controversy and chaos are raging behind the scenes of tonight's 62nd Grammy Awards.

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Who's been nominated in the key Grammy categories?

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Lizzo prepped for success at 2020 Grammys

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Book Reviews -- Highfire: Eoin Colfer's debut novel for adults leaves this reviewer scratching his head -- It's hard to know what to make of Highfire, the debut book for adults from Eoin Colfer. On one level it's a sort of pastiche of - or tribute to - the freewheeling, funny, picaresque crime capers of American writers such as Carl Hiaasen or, in his more whimsical moods, Elmore Leonard. On a whole other...

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TV Reviews -- John Boland's week in TV: Dr Eva Orsmond's fraught family interactions are highlight of new series -- After spending two irretrievable hours with Dermot Bannon as he dithered over rejigging his run-down Drumcondra home, we're now being asked to spend even more time with Eva Orsmond as she agonises about restoring a...

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How George Orwell predicted Brexit and Boris Johnson's victory

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Film 2020 - the top 25 movies and stars to watch out for this year

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Robert Pattinson explains why he thought Twilight was a 'weird' story

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Jim Sheridan seeks actress to play Sophie Toscan du Plantier in new documentary

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'The last time someone used the N-word, he wasn't even Irish... It just didn't affect me' -...

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A new chapter: the independent book stores taking on Amazon

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Seven minutes that shook the world: Riverdance creators talk love, cancer and...

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Cheer: The gritty Netflix series exposing the truth about cheerleading

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Terrence Malick: the extraordinary career of a fearless filmmaker

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SAG Awards: 2020 Highlights -- Parasite was a shock winner at the Screen Actors Guild Awards as Joaquin Phoenix and Renee Zellweger...

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'Leek under the sink' prank on Dublin dad goes viral -- Dublin woman's 'leek under the sink' prank gets priceless reaction from her...

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Chef Richard Corrigan had no time for veganism on last night's Late Late -- Chef Richard Corrigan discusses veganism.

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Dracula: Official Trailer - BBC -- From the makers of Sherlock, Claes Bang stars as Dracula in this brand new mini-series inspired by Bram Stoker's classic novel.

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Tom Hanks overcome with emotion at the Golden Globe awards -- Actor Tom Hanks is overcome with emotion...

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Golden Globes – Olivia Colman wins best actress in a TV drama -- Olivia Colman reacts to winning the 2020...

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Footage from 1970 shows late Marian Finucane as a student activist -- Archive footage shows a 19-year-old Marian Finucane...

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In Pictures: The life and times of legendary broadcaster Larry Gogan

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In pictures: Irish Book Awards 2019

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In Pictures: An Post Irish Book Awards - THE SHORTLIST for this year's An Post Irish Book Awards was announced on...

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In Pictures: Posing up a storm at Electric Picnic 2019

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In Pictures: Festival-goers kick off Electric Picnic 2019 in style

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In Pictures: On stage with the Roses at the Rose of Tralee 2019

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In pics: Dáithí Ó Sé launches Rose of Tralee 2019 at Castletown House

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In Pictures: Brendan Grace, his life and career in photographs

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Longitude 2019 in pictures

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Glastonbury Festival 2019: all the must-see pictures

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'Greedy' Emerald Fennell wants to balance acting and directing -- Rising star Emerald Fennell said she is a "greedy...

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Oscars voting system not working, Carey Mulligan says -- Carey Mulligan has said the existing format of the Academy Awards is not working,...

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'The more I tried, the less I got' - Amy Huberman on actor's life -- Amy Huberman feared her acting career was over...

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Doctor Who star Jodie Whittaker: I believe in aliens -- Doctor Who star Jodie Whittaker has said she "100%" believes in aliens.

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Love Island's Connagh still keen on Rebecca despite dumping -- Love Island's Connagh Howard has not ruled out a...

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Dear White People creator 'not surprised' by lack of Oscar nominations...

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Moment wedding singer's powerful rendition of Nessun Dorma brings...

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Monty Python star Terry Jones dies aged 77

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Joaquin Phoenix attends pig vigil hours after winning SAG Award

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Ozzy Osbourne diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

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Brian May presents new Queen five pound coin

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Lost footage of David Bowie shown for first time

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Helen Mirren and Olivia Colman voice turtles in 'heartbreaking'...

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Movies - Obituary: Terry Jones - Terry Jones, who died last Tuesday aged 77, was one of the six original members of the Monty Python team, alongside John Cleese, Eric Idle, Michael Palin, Graham Chapman (who died in October, 1989)...

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The Personal History of David Copperfield: 'A delightful, cinematic carousel; a... -- This could have gone sideways. -- Movie Reviews

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The Turning: 'Barely in a releasable state - a confusing, discombobulated mess' -- Well now, this is bizarre. An iconic 19th-... -- Movie Reviews

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Movies - 'Those who take on the Holocaust should be ready for trouble'

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The Rise of the Nazis: If a fascist announces himself, you'd better believe him

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Ciara O'Connor: 'Even Laura Whitmore can't redeem this cold Love Island'

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COBRA review: Armageddon has never looked as uneventful and lacking in bite

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Yewande dismisses racism claims as she exits Dancing with the Stars

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[TICON-A VIDEO] Normal People's sexy trailer 'too raunchy' for US

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John Boland's week in TV: The New Pope is hypnotic, but what is The Style Counsellors about?

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Music - Obituary: Iain Sutherland - Iain Sutherland, who has died aged 71, was a musician who, with his younger brother Gavin, formed the band Sutherland Brothers and Quiver, and provided Rod Stewart with one of his biggest hits, Sailing.

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How Hynde's rock Pretenders became real deal

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Nadine: Girls Aloud return 'like moving a mountain'

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Spotify launches chill out playlists for pets including dogs, cats, iguanas, hamsters and birds

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'James Bond is the coolest film franchise ever to exist' - Billie Eilish to be youngest artist ever to record Bond theme

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Liam O Maonlai: 'I got into running, in my own kind of mad way... One day I ran a marathon on my own'

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'I hate being contrived' - Aoife Nessa Frances is among the hotly tipped acts of 2020

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Reviews - Ancestors, Humankind Odyssey review: Growing pains - Oh, what a modest project - just an attempt to simulate aeons of evolution, from ape to human

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Shenmue III review: Blast from the past

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2019 in review: Play the ones that slipped under the radar

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Star Wars Jedi, Fallen Order review: Full of Force

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Donegal gaming pioneer Greene makes play for second €1bn hit

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Predicting a Riot: League of Legends maker turns publisher

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Need for Speed Heat review: Back in the race

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Reviews - Simulacra review: A ghost in the machine

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Irish News - 'We won the lottery to have him as a dad and granddad' - hundreds gathered to pay respects to Larry Gogan - The trick to success...

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'It was pop or nothing for me': Remembering Larry Gogan

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[TICON-A VIDEO] -- Family 'feel the love' as king of radio remembered

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[TICON-A VIDEO] -- 'We've lost three iconic broadcasters in just two months' - Ryan Tubridy

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From the Just a Minute Quiz to being 'noisy' - Gogan's best moments

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Mark Cagney: 'Larry's eternal youth and optimism means that his death is still impossible to believe'

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Radio - Darragh McManus on radio: Sorrows come not as single spies in week of radio loss

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Books - All the write stuff: Literary awards can be a lucrative return for authors - Literary award prizes can be a lucrative source of income for...

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The Great Reversal: European pupil learning the lessons that teacher forgot

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The Hungry Road: Myriad small, moving details illuminate tragedy of the Famine

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Six Wicked Reasons: Family secrets in an Agatha-style thriller

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Now That You've Gone: Double murder mystery set in Dublin

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Yoga's journey from spiritual discipline to €16bn industry

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Threshold: Rob Doyle returns with a psychotropic odyssey through sex, drugs, and philosophy

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Theatre & Arts - The Sound of Music at BGE Theatre: Darkness of story is swamped by saccharine optimism - First produced on...

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Admin at Smock Alley Theatre: Irishman in London traces emotional map of loneliness

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What lies beneath: Cows and flies by Jack Hogan

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48 at Viking Theatre: Young lives in the shadow of horror in Stardust tragedy

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What lies beneath: Morrigan's Bee by Gabhann Dunne

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Heavenly highlights in theatre and dance for 2020

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Theatre & Arts - It's Miss Havisham in the 21st Century

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Music - Glastonbury's Emily Eavis follows in dad Michael's footsteps with top award - Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis has...

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Coachella 2020 line-up revealed

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Electric Picnic sells out in record time - before any of the acts are even confirmed

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Sunstroke 2020: New alternative rock festival announced for Punchestown next summer

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LEAF 2020: Brand new electronic arts festival to launch in Limerick

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The ultimate last-minute guide to Halloween

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Sligo Live 2019 highlights: Wild Youth, Coronas, Willie Watson, Blindboy Podcast and more

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Music News - 'It's much more intimate going to see a gig in Kilmainham Gaol than the 3Arena' - Tradfest to attract 27,000 revellers

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