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The Blizzards among acts for Indie-Pendence '08

The first group of acts have been announced for this year's Cork Indie-Pendence festival.

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NEWS: 11 Nov 2009
Meteor has announced the arrival of the Meteor Music Store in Ireland, giving music fans the chance to download their favourite songs – anytime, anywhere.

NEWS: 08 Oct 2009
The Blizzards will release the single 'And Another Thing...', inspired by The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy , on October 9 to celebrate the 30th...

NEWS: 21 Aug 2009
Mullingar's finest have also scored a major label UK deal.

NEWS: 28 Jul 2009
UPDATE: Pre-sale is on now!

NEWS: 26 May 2009
One off web gig and prizes to be won

NEWS: 21 Jan 2009
The Blizzards, Director and Dirty Epics will take over Dublin’s Olympia on April 26 for the 2009 FM104 Help a Dublin Child gig in aid of Temple Street...

NEWS: 13 Nov 2008
Christmas means but one thing – the release of the latest FM104 Strawberry Alarm Clock album.

NEWS: 03 Nov 2008
The Blizzards have just confirmed that they will be playing a set of Irish shows at the end of November

NEWS: 10 Oct 2008
The Blizzards have rescheduled their weekend date at the Academy, Dublin.

NEWS: 26 Sep 2008
Ireland is dispatching a crack squad of bands to this year’s CMJ Music Marathon in New York.

NEWS: 19 Sep 2008
Current HP cover stars The Blizzards, and Metallica – who featured on the front cover of our previous issue – are currently riding high in the top two...

INTERVIEW: 17 Sep 2008
Niall Breslin hit the wall – both metaphorically and physically – during the recording of The Blizzards’ latest album.

REVIEW: 15 Sep 2008
Despite their meteorological moniker, The Blizzards are no musical flakes. Ultimately, The Domino Effect should see plenty more fans falling at their...

NEWS: 15 Aug 2008
With The Blizzards' second album less than a month away, the Mullingar band are gearing up for a new assault on the charts and live venues across the country.

NEWS: 07 Aug 2008
The Blizzards have been confirmed as the musical headliners on August 23 as Bundoran attempts to make it into the Guinness Book Of Records by staging the...

NEWS: 28 Jul 2008
The Blizzards have announced a comprehensive Irish tour and an online pre-order of The Domino Effect .

NEWS: 24 Apr 2008
Meteor Award winners also recording new LP

NEWS: 13 Feb 2008
A stellar lineup of Irish bands has been confirmed for the forthcoming FM104 benefit gig for Temple St. Children's Hospital.

NEWS: 07 Sep 2007
The Blizzards have announced a December date in Dublin.

NEWS: 22 Jun 2007
The Blizzards are continuing their busy summer touring schedule with another round of Irish dates, including several festival appearances.

REVIEW: 11 Jun 2007
It’s The Blizzards! But without the gigantic choruses! The monotonic nature of ‘On The Right Track’ never made it an obvious contender for a single,...

NEWS: 08 Jun 2007
After cancelling several tour dates following bereavement, The Blizzards say fans’ tickets are still valid for their new summer gigs.

NEWS: 30 May 2007
Mullingar lads The Blizzards have cancelled several upcoming gigs.

NEWS: 26 Apr 2007
Mullingar ska rockers The Blizzards have announced the 58th leg of their never-ending tour!

REVIEW: 05 Feb 2007
The Irish band of last year by some measure, the Blizzards’ ascent is most notable for how far they’ve come in such a short space of time. ‘Fantasy’...

NEWS: 03 Jan 2007
Determined to hang on to the ‘Hardest Gigging Band Of The Year’ accolade they picked up in ’06, The Blizzards spend February on the road.

NEWS: 01 Dec 2006
Mike Knightson and Limerick's Live 95FM celebrate their 2006 PPI Music Broadcaster Of The Year award by throwing a free, invite-only hooley in Dolan's...

INTERVIEW: 15 Nov 2006
It wasn't too long ago that The Blizzards were unknown outside of their native Mullingar. Now they've three top 10 Irish singles to their credit and an...

REVIEW: 27 Oct 2006
A remarkably confident and infectiously upbeat indie salvo, A Public Display Of Affection throws many familiar shapes but wins the listener over...

NEWS: 23 Oct 2006
Mullingar's finest The Blizzards have announced they're to play instores to coinicide with their album launch.

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