Monday 4th May
Whelanslive.com presents THE POP GROUP plus guest _ MAIN VENUE _ “Reclaiming a space that is always, somehow, one step ahead” The Wire 2015 “A glorious monstrosity of industrial dub and panicky pop. These ballsy Bristolians are just as chaotic and system-defiling as they were when they first set the world on fire three decades […]
Tuesday 5th May
Raglane presents SARA WATKINS, SARAH JAROSZ, & AOIFE O’DONOVAN _ Main Venue _ ____________________ THE TOUR FEATURES ALL THREE ARTISTS PERFORMING TOGETHER All mainstays of the acoustic, folk and roots world, Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan crossed paths many times throughout their careers.
Wednesday 6th May
Hidden Agenda presents TOPS (Arbutus/CA) plus guest _ Main Venue _ Tickets available from ticketmaster and ticketABC: —————————————————————————— TOPS are a four-piece band from Montreal, equal parts girls and guys, delivering a raw punk take on AM studio pop. Their new record, Picture You Staring, is a lush array of timelessly crafted songs.
Saturday 9th May
MCD.ie presents SUNSET SONS plus guests _ Main Venue _ “They’re going to be big” **** The Times “Have huge anthems up their sleeves” The Sun Tickets for Sunset Sons live at Whelans are priced at €13 incl. booking fee and go on sale this Fri 6th Feb at 9am from ticketmaster.
Thursday 14th May
Raglane presents CHRIS SMITHER plus guests – Main Venue – A profound songwriter, Chris Smither draws deeply from the blues, American folk music, modern poets, and philosophers. Reviewers continue to praise his dazzling guitar work, gravelly voice and songwriting.
Friday 15th May
Aiken Promotions present DOC BROWN The Weird Way Round plus guest _ Main Venue _ Fresh from his sell-out UK tour Of Mic And Men, a starring role in the hit show Law and Order, as well as singing with Ricky Gervais on the youtube viral Equality Street, Doc Brown is back with his unique [...]
Saturday 16th May
Hidden Agenda & Palisade present JAM CITY (LIVE) plus support incl. Palisade DJ’s ^ Upstairs ^ Tickets priced €10 + fees from ticketabc.com, residentadvisor.net, ticketmaster.ie & WAV Hidden Agenda and Palisade team up to bring you the brand new live show from Night Slugs leftfield R’n’B artist Jam City for a very, very special intimate [...]
Wednesday 20th May
MCD.ie presents NEEDTOBREATHE Rivers In the Wasteland World Tour plus guest ON SALE FRI 9TH OCT – Main Venue – WATCH THE OFFICIAL VIDEO FOR PREVIOUS SINGLE ‘THE HEART’ South Carolina-based rock-n-roll outfit NEEDTOBREATHE are pleased to reveal details of an Irish headline show at Whelan’s, Wexford Street on 20 May 2015. Tickets priced €16.50 inclusive [...]
Thursday 21st May
Hidden Agenda presents DOLDRUMS (Sub Pop/CAN) plus guest _ Main Venue _ Tickets €12 + booking fee – available through ticketabc.com, ticketmaster.ie & Whelanslive.com Hidden Agenda are very proud to present Montreal natives ‘Doldrums’ to Whelan’s on Thursday, May 21st
Saturday 23rd May
MUNDY AND BAND plus guest _ Main Venue _ Brand New Studio Album out 10 April - Single ‘Shot In The Dark’ out 3 April With Mundy’s brand new single ‘Shot In The Dark’, the popular artist gives us a taste of his sixth studio album, which is due for release on 10th April. Mundy has [...]