Month: January 2013

ENEMIES

ENEMIES plus guests CROUPIER SPIES Enemies return for their first Dublin headliner in 2 years, kicking off an extensive European tour.

SONNTAGS (DISCO/HOUSE)

SONNTAGS (DISCO/HOUSE) [EVERY SUNDAY 11PM TIL LATE] Upstairs @ Whelan’s Introducing Sonntags! A weekly Sunday night event held in the upstairs venue of Whelans, concentrating on a mix of underground electronic music with some throwback classics and future favourites. As 2013 gets into the swing of things Sonntags is gearing towards showcasing the city’s best… Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW
w/ THE OLD TIRE SWINGERS

Live from the Window at Whelan’s THE OLD TIRE SWINGERS [Bluegrass / Old Time String Band from California] – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm // FREE ENTRY When Paul Chesterton first heard bluegrass music back in 2003, he fell in love with the banjo.

FOSSIL COLLECTIVE

MCD.ie presents FOSSIL COLLECTIVE + guests Fossil Collective, a two-piece from Leeds, consists of multi instrumentalists David Fendick and Jonny Hooker.

THE YOUNG FOLK

THE YOUNG FOLK plus guests GENTRY MORRIS & SINEAD WHITE The Dublin five piece have been touring parts of Ireland, Scandinavia and North America over the past 9 months whiles performing at some of Irelands well known festival such as Electric Picnic, Sea Sessions, Valentia Isle Festival and The Spirit of Folk Festival. The Young… Read more »

WE BANJO 3

Whelanslive.com presents WE BANJO 3 & special guests “Traditional Album Of The Year 2012” Irish Times

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW
w/ EARLY HOUSE

Live from the Window at Whelan’s EARLY HOUSE 7 Piece Funkalicious Band – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm – FREE ENTRY AFTER THE GIG Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue (FREE ENTRY, 12am).

DARKEN THE DISTANCE

DARKEN THE DISTANCE + guests Their lineup of striking vocal, two guitars, piano/keys, bass, drums/percussion and harmonies gives a huge yet intimate sound.

THE MILK CARTON KIDS

Harmonic presents THE MILK CARTON KIDS plus guest MOSSY NOLAN The Milk Carton Kids, a harmonizing, minimalist duo, use two guitars and two voices to create a new combination of back-porch Americana and classic folk.

NEW REST ALBUM STREAM

Rest release their second LP I Hold The Wolf on Out On A Limb on February 1st but you can hear it right now streaming on soundcloud. They play Whelan’s Upstairs on Saturday 9th February with Wizards of Firetop Mountain, Ilenkus & Guilty Optics.