Saturday 17th Oct
Aiken Promotions presents SPEEDY ORTIZ plus guest _ Main Venue _ LISTEN TO THEIR NEW ALBUM >>HERE<< Fresh from conquering SXSW in Austin, Texas, despite Hannibal Buress’ best attempt to ruin their career with his guest-drumming stint, Speedy Ortiz return with a hugely accomplished new album, Foil Deer. The album follows last year’s Real Hair EP [...]
Sunday 18th Oct
Whelanslive.com presents SALES (USA) plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Whelans Live are thrilled to present American pop newcomers SALES to Whelans, Upstairs on Sunday, October 18th. This two piece consists of wonderfully sweet lead vocals from Lauren, paired with head spinning hooks from Jordan on guitar and electronics.
Monday 19th Oct
Harmonic presents THE SOFT MOON ALBUM ‘DEEPER’ OUT NOW ON CAPTURED TRACKS plus guest _ Main Venue _ Tickets priced €16 (incl booking) on sale Friday June 19th @ 9am – — – — – “‘Deeper’ pushes the drum machines to the fore, cranks up the BPM and serves up leather-hearted industrial-dance anthems” 8/10 – NME
Wednesday 21st Oct
MCD.ie presents SONGHOY BLUES plus guest _Main Room_ http://songhoy-blues.com/ Once one of the most prominent and powerful of Mali’s many ethnic groups, the Songhoy, who hail from the banks of the Niger River between the ancient cities of Timbuktu and Gao, have suffered a long slow decline since their apogee in the 6th and 17th centuries. Now [...]
Saturday 24th Oct
Aiken Promotions presents JESS & THE BANDITS plus guest ^ Upstairs ^ Country music really is a powerful thing. It unites fans, and it brings bands together too. Jess and the Bandits are the living proof. Frontwoman Jessica Clemmons, the singer-songwriter from Houston, Texas with the big voice and the warm personality
Saturday 24th Oct
Whelanslive.com presents DAVID KITT plus guests _ Main Venue _ Following two hugely successful sold out shows in Dublin’s Odessa Club, David Kitt will embark on a nationwide tour this August along with headline show at Whelan’s this October.
Monday 26th Oct
Skinny Wolves presents LITURGY (USA, THRILL JOCKEY) plus support _Main Room_ https://www.facebook.com/liturgynybm Liturgy is a Brooklyn-based, self-styled “Transcendental Black Metal” band whose yearning, energetic music exists in an uncanny space between avant rock, black metal, fine art and shamanic ritual.
Friday 30th Oct
Aiken Promotions presents JAMIE LAWSON plus guest _ Main Venue _ Jamie Lawson announces headline show for Whelan’s this October. Jamie Lawson’s reputation as an artist and writer has soared in the last year.
Sunday 8th Nov
THE GEDDES plus guests _ Main Venue _ Following the recent success of their debut EP launch and debut headline show at Whelans , we are delighted to announce the return of The Geddes to Whelans on Sunday Nov 8th. Their debut EP ‘Human’ was released on May 29th last and went straight to the [...]
Friday 13th Nov
HAIL THE GHOST plus support _ Main Venue _ http://www.hailtheghost.com/ Kieran O’Reilly (Love/Hate) unveils his new alternative band, Hail The Ghost at Whelan’s, with their first ever live show. Their debut album ‘Forsaken’ is out March 6th. “Hail The Ghost’s sound hosts a prevalent brooding ambience intertwined with elegant piano, baritone vocals and a luring understated alt-rock quality”. They have been compared [...]