Van Morrison and Phoenix set to light up Dublin’s music scene in summer 2024


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This summer, the exquisite Iveagh Gardens in Dublin are set to become a bustling hub of music and entertainment as a truly impressive array of musical acts prepare to take the stage. With a lineup that spans the musical spectrum, from the legendary crooning of Van Morrison to the electrifying energy of Phoenix, attendees are in for a truly unforgettable season of live music, all under the beautiful, wide-open sky.

Van Morrison: A Journey Through Decades of Song

The legendary Van Morrison needs no introduction. A titan of the music industry for over six decades, his influence transcends genres and generations. This July, Dubliners have the privilege of witnessing this living legend live. With a career peppered with iconic tracks like “Brown Eyed Girl” and a discography boasting over 30 albums, Van Morrison’s concert promises a captivating journey through his musical tapestry.

His latest release, “Accentuate The Positive,” hints at the enduring passion that continues to fuel his creative fire. For fans, this concert is a golden opportunity to experience the magic of Van Morrison’s timeless classics alongside his latest sonic explorations. Stay tuned to Stereoboard for the confirmed concert date, ticket details, and any upcoming presales. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Phoenix: A French Indie Reunion Ignites Dublin

Following the magic of Van Morrison, the French indie outfit Phoenix swoops in on July 18th as part of their Alpha Zulu tour. Dublin audiences haven’t had the chance to witness the band’s infectious energy live since their Electric Picnic performance seven years ago.

After a cancelled show at the Olympia Theatre in 2018, this highly anticipated gig promises to be a night to remember. Their latest album, “Alpha Zulu,” delves deep into the band’s creative core, recorded within the historic walls of Paris’ Musée des Arts Décoratifs. Expect their signature blend of synth-driven melodies, captivating hooks, and thought-provoking lyrics to take centre stage.

Tickets go on sale for €54.65 (plus fees) through Ticketmaster starting on Thursday, March 28th. Mark up your calendars and save your spot to witness this iconic French band light up Iveagh Gardens.

Beyond the Headliners: A Summer Celebration of Music

While Van Morrison and Phoenix undoubtedly steal the spotlight, Iveagh Gardens has much more to offer this summer. The stage will be graced by a diverse range of talent, ensuring there’s something for every musical palate.

Irish music fans can look forward to energetic sets by Pillow Queens and the legendary Damien Dempsey. The British pop group Sugababes will also be bringing their girl-power anthems to the Dublin stage. This carefully curated lineup promises a summer symphony of established artists and rising stars, all within the picturesque backdrop of Iveagh Gardens.

A Dublin Summer Steeped in Musical Magic

Dublin is renowned for its rich musical history, and this summer at the Iveagh Gardens, you can immerse yourself in this legacy. The season has something for everyone, offering a diverse range of musical styles that span the spectrum from the timeless classics of Van Morrison to the cutting-edge sounds of Phoenix.

This unique opportunity will leave you with unforgettable memories of experiencing live music unlike anywhere else. Whether you’re a die-hard music fan or just looking for an exceptional summer evening under the Dublin sky, the Iveagh Gardens promises to offer an unparalleled musical experience. So grab your friends, pack a picnic blanket, and prepare yourself to be swept away by the magic of music this summer in Dublin.

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