Month: December 2012


MUSICLEE.IE presents THE QUICKSAND BAND + guests The Quicksand Band from Dublin have been playing in venues across the country over the last few years and they have developed a unique style and approach to their music


CANCELLED Milo Greene’s free show Upstairs at Whelan’s on January 26th has been cancelled due to promotional scheduling difficulties. MCD are endeavouring to have the band back later in the year for new Irish Tour dates. ———- featuring – MILO GREENE Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:30pm is proud to bring you The Midnight Hour…. Read more »

RECORD FAIR are having a RECORD FAIR Saturday 12th Jan at 1pm-5pm BUY | SELL | TRADE all your old VINYL | CDs | TAPES Come to Whelan’s on Saturday 12th January and show the 21st century that you won’t be intimidated. There will be a vast range of LPs, Cds, cassettes, cassingles and possibly even the odd cartridge for… Read more »

KAN presents KAN (featuring Aidan O’Rourke from Lau) plus guests Moxie TICKETS €11 including booking fee available online from WAV Tickets [Lo-Call 1890 200 078] (50c per ticket service charge applies on phone or creditcard bookings from WaV).

AOIFE O’DONOVAN presents AOIFE O’DONOVAN + guests Aoife O’Donovan and Jake Silver (Bass) with Jeffrey Foucault and Ry Cavanaugh. For 10 years, Aoife fronted the alt-bluegrass/string band Crooked Still, which she formed when she was 18.

ALBERT NILAND presents Virtuoso Guitarist and Singer/Songwriter ALBERT NILAND + guests Albert Niland is unquestionably one of Ireland ’s finest guitar talents. Blending various styles of intricate guitar playing, from flamenco to rock, and powerful vocals, this live show is not to be missed.

BOB DiPIERO, BRETT JAMES, CHRIS YOUNG & KRISTIAN BUSH with CMA, BMI & Gibson Guitar Present The CMA Songwriters Series featuring BOB DiPIERO BRETT JAMES CHRIS YOUNG KRISTIAN BUSH (of Sugarland) Presented by BMI, Gibson Guitar, and CMA, the Songwriters Series Features Kristian Bush, Brett James, Chris Young, and Host Bob DiPiero


DERMOT LAMBERT + Special guests A long time coming in fairness – I won’t be getting any awards for being prolific, but I’ve finished recording a brand new album, it’s called ‘Tiny’ and I’m aiming at an Autumn release, it’s gorgeous – I would say that of course.


Live from the Window at Whelan’s KORY QUINN From Portland, Oregen – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 8pm – FREE ENTRY


AVANT GARDAI + guests Avant Gardai burst on the Dublin music scene in 1988 straddling the crap with ponytail and crap without ponytail era. 20 years later they remain committed to their irreverent and idiosyncratic view of all things Irish- particularly Irish rock.  Musical influences straddle Wedding Present, Pixies and Rolf Harris. TICKETS €9 /… Read more »