District Magazine / 11 hours ago

slowthai launches his own festival ‘Happyland’

The Northampton rapper has shared the line-up for the inaugural festival featuring Idles, Pa Salieu, Greentea Peng and more. Today, Northampton rapper slowthai has revealed he’s launching his own festival. ‘Happyland’ will take place in his hometown and features a line-up of heavy hitters including beabadoobee, Easy Life, Greentea Peng and more. Speaking on social […] The post slowthai launches his own festival ‘Happyland’ appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 11 hours ago

NCH and District present: Extraterrestrial

District and the National Concert hall have teamed up for a unique performance. Tune in on May 20 for a free live stream celebrating black Irish identity featuring some of the country’s most important acts. The National Concert Hall and District Magazine present a new production, spearheaded by acclaimed poet Felispeaks, Extraterrestrial. For as long […] The post NCH and District present: Extraterrestrial appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 3 days ago

10 Irish businesses supporting Darkness into Light 2021

The global event is taking place on May 8th, you can join by walking, running, swimming or cycling from the darkness into the sunrise. With fundraising events cancelled left, right and centre over the last year, funding has been drastically reduced for many of the country’s key charities. Making event such as Darkness into Light […] The post 10 Irish businesses supporting Darkness into Light 2021 appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 4 days ago

Dublin illustrator drops a new collection inspired by waiting and the DART

“Meanwhile“ Ever the champions of up and coming illustrators, Hen’s Teeth are stocking a new collection from Gav Connell. Called Meanwhile, the collection is inspired by the endless waiting that the never-ending lockdown has inflicted on all our lives. “Meanwhile is made up of drawings made throughout the seemingly everlasting lockdown in Ireland. The definition […] The post Dublin illustrator drops a new collection inspired by waiting and the DART appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 4 days ago

Bibi’s Café are opening another cafe on the Southside

🤐 Bibi’s Café is set to expand soon, with the keys for the new premises already secured. The new cafe is set to be open “soon” somewhere in the “south of the city” according to a post from the team. The photograph included in the post shows a seaside location, and their suppliers Tartine Organic […] The post Bibi’s Café are opening another cafe on the Southside appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 5 days ago

Aches x BiPolarBear rerelease their Darkness into Light charity t-shirt

Aches and BiPolarBear have once more combined creative forces to raise much-needed funds for Pieta House. With fundraising events cancelled left, right and centre over the last year, funding has been drastically reduced for many of the country’s key charities. Last year when Pieta House’s Darkness into Light event was cancelled, Irish clothing brand BiPolarBear […] The post Aches x BiPolarBear rerelease their Darkness into Light charity t-shirt appeared first on District Magazine.

District Magazine / 5 days ago

A new Mother-and-Daughter run coffee shop has opened in Clontarf

Ebbs & Flows lead to Surges There’s a new family run business launched on Clontarf’s seafront. Clontarf-natives will recognise the place as Ebbs & Flow cafe, which closed up over a year ago in March 2020 during lockdown one. Ebbs & Flow was run by Fiona Fitzgerald and David Smyth, for reopening it was decided […] The post A new Mother-and-Daughter run coffee shop has opened in Clontarf appeared first on District Magazine.