House producer and DJ Deadmau5 is to play a headlining show in Dublin ahead of his Fatboy Slim supporting slot in Belfast this May. The live show "consist[s] mainly of his own material, assembling tracks on the fly, using cutting edge computer technology, including software he’s helped develop himself" Catch Deadmau5 at the Olympia Theatre on Friday May 7th. Tickets priced €39.20 go on sale this Friday February 12th at 9am.

Due to public demand, disco legends Chic have announced an extra date at Dublin's Tripod this May. They will now play Saturday 29th May as well as the previously scheduled date on May 28th. The 70s stars were a hit at the summer's Electric Picnic, but this will be the first time they play the capital. Tickets €37.50/42.50 go on sale tomorrow, Tuesday February 9th.

Following last week's news that Idlewild would play Belfast this April, the Scottish indie rockers have now also announced a date in Dublin. Roddy Woomble and co. will play The Academy on Thursday April 29th. Tickets priced €18 go on sale this Wednesday February 10th.