Seven Drunken Nights is most closely associated with The Dubliners.
This is a video of the band performing the song at a concert in Dublin and includes an interesting introduction from singer Ronnie Drew. There’s also a nice musical twist at the end – much gentler than you might imagine.
Singer songwriter Ed Sheeran performed an Irish language version of his smash single Thinking Out Loud on RTÉ 2fm. It was a great gesture from Sheeran to learn his own song in another language – and his performance came after a classic radio prank. Find out more.
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A stunning former schoolhouse in Co Sligo was sold in 2017 and turned into a beautiful home. Take a look inside.
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‘The man who couldn’t be killed’ - firefighter Mike Molloy was an Irish emigrant living in New York in the early 20th century. He was the victim of a consistent series of murder attempts by an insurance fraud gang. Find out more.