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Elaine Howley on the best electronic song ever made in Ireland

The Cork singer/songwriter picks the ten tunes that mean the most to her creatively and artistically, including Roger Doyle’s Spring is Coming with a Strawberry in the Mouth

Elaine Howley: ‘I love how Laurie Anderson makes the mundane sound so exciting and romantic’

“Using our iconic spaces in new ways” is one of Minister for Culture Catherine Martin’s self-declared ambitions as she aims to develop Ireland’s night-time economy. Haunted Dancehall is a festival that does just that. Taking place at the National Concert Hall next weekend, its line-up includes more than 40 artists from beyond the classical world to embrace electronica, ambient and more.

Oneohtrix Point Never, Caterina Barbieri, Blackhaine, Coby Sey, Roger Doyle, Debit and R Kitt ...