What’s Your Pleasure? Galway Opens Pioneering Record, Coffee & Club Spot
By theSharpeUser |
June 24, 2019 |
A change of pace and style on Abbeygate Street in Galway city with the opening of Pleasure. It’s a time of change, for clubs, for retail and the vinyl industry — as competition with cafes, pubs, online and festivals is tougher than it ever has been. There is now a need for a new kind of space… like Pleasure. After a decade making clubs and nightlife spaces in Galway, and seeing the ways in which people experience music and club culture change, John Gillen wanted to do something to make sen..
Homegrown Gigs Worth Checking Out in Cork this Summer!
By Kaleigh Ahern |
June 12, 2019 |
Summer is coming, and the ‘Rodfather’ has given us a taste of more in the Rebel County. On the banks of the lovely Lee, the current crop of Cork bands is making big waves, so much that it would lead you to think there must be something special in the water, like. The surge in homegrown talent is testament to the heart-rate of the People’s Republic and we at The Sharpe were delighted to catch up with lots of homegrown acts to find out more. So, let’s whet our appetites with some of th..
UFC 238 – The People’s Fight: Tony Ferguson vs Cowboy Cerrone
By Marc O'Loughlin |
June 6, 2019 |
Don’t make us choose! The first of, 3 rounds! Put simply, that is not enough for this fight. The upcoming encounter between Tony Ferguson and Cowboy Cerrone is the people’s main event at this weekend’s UFC 238. It is exactly what the fans have wanted for a very long time. Why didn’t it happen in the past? Not too sure, but it is happening now. The People’s Main Event The UFC 238 fight card was already in place. It already had two title fights in the card with Henry Cejudo taking on..
The Top Dogs of Straight Blast Gym – James Gallagher, BDK & Peter Queally
By Marc O'Loughlin |
June 4, 2019 |
We’re taking a look at some of the most established MMA names that have come out of Straight Blast Gym (SBG) in recent times. We have 3 top Irish fighters to focus on, and we’re going to see where they’ve been, what they have achieved to date and what we think the future holds. 1. Peter Queally Peter ‘The Showstopper’ Queally is a Veteran in MMA having competed in many promotions around the world. The Waterford native is one of the main training partners of Conor McGregor. He s..