2015 music quiz: How well do you know your tunes?
An end-of-year quiz to see just how much you love music
By Sasha Brady Guns n' Roses Slane Castle gig tickets are already on sale through touting websites for several times the original price.
Britpop is back in Belfast, in the form of cheeky Liverpudlian quartet Cast. Formed in 1992 by John Power, previously the lead singer and guitarist of The La's, who scored a Top 20 hit in 1990 with Here She Goes, and Shack bass player Peter Wilkinson, Cast's 1995 debut album, All Change, launched their career just as the Britpop movement was taking off.
By Andrea McVeigh The guys behind Scottish record label and club night Numbers hit Belfast for a festive party, featuring the best that the Glasgow-based outfit has to offer. Label bosses Jackmaster and Spencer headline, so expect the unexpected. Support comes from a Tiger and Woods.
Simple Minds are going on tour with their new album - and will be stopping off in Belfast.