The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - Weekly Guide To Entertainment Friday 13.11.2009 -

Record sales: City Discs, the in­die mu­sic shop in Dublin’s Tem­ple Bar, is cel­e­brat­ing its sev­enth an­niver­sary this week. In­stead of cake, they’re of­fer­ing cus­tomers 30 per cent off new vinyl from to­day un­til next Fri­day only.­

Breath­ing in suc­cess: Ox­e­gen picked up the ti­tle of “Best Fes­ti­val” at the in­ter­na­tional Bill­board Tour­ing Awards last week­end. The event beat off com­pe­ti­tion from Bon­na­roo and Coachella. U2’s Croke Park gigs also nabbed an award for “Top Boxs­core”.

Morn­ing have bro­ken: My Morn­ing Jacket will fea­ture on My Morn­ing Strait­jacket, an episode of the an­i­mated com­edy Amer­i­can Dad

Mon­key­ing around: Word is that Da­mon Al­barn and Jamie Hewlett have en­listed Alan Moore ( Watch­men) to write a li­bretto for their next project, Carousel, an opera/ film that will ex­ceed 2008’s Mon­key: Jour­ney to the West in am­bi­tion.

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