Month: October 2012

IDEL HANDS, KILLER CEOL & NIGHTLESS DAYS

Whelan’s Newest Music Night TUESDAYS | 3 BANDS | €5 IDEL HANDS KILLER CEOL NIGHTLESS DAYS Confirm on facebook HERE __________________________ Whelanslive is proud to present a celebration of new Irish music. Every Tuesday will see the upstairs venue play host to a series of the best of new music this country has to offer.Three hand-picked… Read more »

BRIAN DEADY

Whelanslive.com presents BRIAN DEADY + guests “Album pick of the month” – – Aaron Byrd, KCRW Los Angeles “Our new crush” – Hot Press “Brian has a voice that triggers memories of comfort , just lie back and enjoy” – DJ Ease – Nightmares on Wax

QUEEN HEROD

QUEEN HEROD + SAMUEL & TICKLY TEETH Queen Herod is a musical project of Holly Pereira, an artist and musician from Dublin.

PLAY ON THE DAY – REGIONAL FINAL

PLAY ON THE DAY – Regional Final, East – Brought to you by Guinness Arthur’s Day, Hot Press & RTÉ 2fm featuring STEWART AGNEW THE HOT SPROCKETS THE JUICE THE THOMAS DONOGHUE BAND To get your FREE TICKETS go to www.playontheday.com ——————- NATIONAL WINNER’S PRIZE PACKAGE will include: • A full recording session with a senior… Read more »

THE MIDNIGHT HOURw/ NANU NANU

featuring – NANU NANU Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Whelanslive.com is proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland. Dublin duo Nanu Nanu have been gaining quite a reputation for their unusual electro pop anthems and fabulous lightshow. Despite Nanu Nanu existing less than a year, they’ve had a meteoric rise. Invitations… Read more »

JOHN SPILLANE

Whelanslive.com presents JOHN SPILLANE + guests Twice winner of the meteor award in the best folk/trad category, John Spillane has toured the country and the world spreading joy with a mix of melodic tunes, entertaining stories and poetic lyrics. Described as ‘one of the truest Irish voices of his generation’ by Irish music magazine, Spillane… Read more »

THE SHOOS

THE SHOOS + guests “Panic Slowly” is the new album by The Shoos. “Panic Slowly” has become a saying within the band about how to live day to day as a band who want to make a mark on the lives of those who listen whilst trying to retain their sanity.

THE STRYPES

MCD.ie presents THE STRYPES + guests No.1 in NME’s list of Top 5 bands to watch THE STRYPES make a welcome return to Dublin this December.

THE STATICS

THE STATICS + guests After a busy Summer gigging all around the country, including their performance at Castlepalooza, which has been described as the “highlight of the weekend” by music blogger Barry Gruff there is no better time for The Statics to release their debut single “Holiday”.

FROSTED FIRE

Wells for Zoë benefit featuring FROSTED FIRE BLIND WILLIE BROWN & THE LIGHTING KIDS MOTIVES FOR MOMENTS + DJ SAM STOTT Wells for Zoë is a small, Irish, sustainable development organisation working with some of the world’s poorest in Northern Malawi. It is almost irrelevant now that it was founded by John and Mary Coyne… Read more »