Tuesday 2nd May
CIRCLE SESSIONS featuring Natasha Helen Crudden, Joshua Dowling, Tommy Keyes, Bobby Burke, Meg LaGrande, Charlie McAuley, Liam Oragh, Sean McComish, Clare Brennan & Justin McCann _ Main Venue _ The Circle Sessions is a not-for-profit performance collective based in Dublin, established in February 2014. We are known embracing the individual’s creative talent and nurturing through advice and respect, in small intimate venues.
Sunday 14th May
I DRAW SLOW plus support _ Main Venue _ Brand New Studio Album out 12 May / Whelan’s, Dublin – 14 May / Cyprus Avenue, Cork – 20 May ‘Gritty as it is beautiful’ – Country Music Television (US)
Thursday 27th Apr
PADDY SHERLOCK AND BAND plus support _ Main Venue _ Dynamic frontman, actor, singer, songwriter and trombone hero, Paddy was born and bred in Dublin, Ireland and buttered in Paris. A prolific songwriter, his show is 100% original songs
Friday 12th May
ON SALE FRI 24th MAR, 9AM FROM EVENTBRITE Knockanstockan Presents FARAH ELLE ROBOCOBRA QUARTET more to be announced 8pm-2am _ Main Venue _ While KnockanStockan the festival is having a year off this year, “KnockanStockan Presents” will be a series of events throughout 2017 to give you a taste of the festival in different cities […]
Thursday 30th Mar
SOMA #006 featuring EASY TIDE plus SOMA Resident DJs ^ Upstairs ^ Big love to everyone who tore it up to Nerrves and a tasty DJ set from our pals Pleasure Beach at SOMA #005.
Tuesday 28th Mar
FROM EVENTBRITE COMMON GROUNDS COLLECTIVE presents THE POET & THE PLAYER featuring ALANNAH THORNBURGH JASON McGUINNESS NAVY CUT plus many more ^ Upstairs ^ Common Grounds Collective is delighted to announce a return to the Poet & the Player. Following a packed show in Whelan’s last summer we’ve remade and improved
Wednesday 17th May
THE NEEDABLES EP LAUNCH plus support ^ Upstairs ^ This Americana duo bring their harmony bulging, foot tap inducing, melodies to the stage in celebration of their new EP release ‘Deep down at the bottom of it all’
Sunday 25th Jun
PIERCE TURNER plus support _ Main Venue _ Pierce Turner hits the Tables again with A Whelan’s Special on Sunday 25th June. “Turner breaks down the barrier between audience and performer and really gives himself in a way that makes him naked” Irish Times “The grand and refreshing Irish contemporary music found on Turner’s new album (Love can’t […]
Wednesday 30th Aug
ON SALE WED 22nd MAR, 9AM Aiken Promotions presents NADIA REID + JULIE BYRNE (double headliner) plus support _ Main Venue _ Tickets priced €16 (incl booking) on sale Wed March 22nd @ 9am www.ticketmaster.ie www.whelanslive.com Very special double-headliner featuring two of the music world’s foremost new song-writing talents.
Friday 28th Apr
ALEX JORDAN & Co. ‘LOCK & KEY’ SINGLE LAUNCH plus guests TOM TONER BEYOND CASTLES NEW CALIFORNIA REPUBLIC ^ Upstairs ^ Alex Jordan & Company return to Whelan’s to launch their new single ‘Lock and Key’. Alex Jordan & Company are a Country Rock band from Dublin.