Cork's cultural life is generally of a high calibre. To see what's happening, check out the WhazOn? listings website (www.whazon.com).
Cork's musical credentials are impeccable. Besides theatres and pubs that feature live music, there are also places that are dedicated music venues, and bars known particularly for their live gigs. For full listings, refer to WhazOn? (www.whazon.com), PLUGD Records, and the event guide at www.peoplesrepublicofcork.com.