Month: May 2013

THE OLLLAM

Old Flat Top presents THE OLLLAM plus guests Belfast-born uilleann piper John McSherry and Detroit natives Tyler Duncan and Michael Shimmin have been dreaming of .the olllam. for the last decade. With a name inspired by the king’s own ollam bards of Irish lore, the trio wanted an ensemble that naturally represented their combined experiences in a… Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ THE ESKIES

Live from the Window at Whelan’s THE ESKIES – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm – FREE ENTRY   The Eskies formed not so much as a band but as a gentleman’s club come minor social movement in Germany in late 2006. Known then as Die Bierin Coolers, they passed the long days in the… Read more »

THE ESKIES

Whelanslive.com presents THE ESKIES 9pm – FREE ENTRY – MAIN VENUE   The Eskies formed not so much as a band but as a gentleman’s club come minor social movement in Germany in late 2006.

DUKE SPECIAL

Whelanslive.com presents DUKE SPECIAL plus guests GENERAL FIASCO & QUEER GIRAFFES Duke Special is an artist aptly named. Dynamic, musically ambitious & bracingly eccentric, with his inimitable style and lush musicality. Hailing from Belfast with a sound that is self-confessed “hobo-chic”, Duke Special – AKA the endlessly inventive Peter Wilson – is once heard, never… Read more »

HOGAN

MCD.ie presents HOGAN plus guests KAPITALS & DWELLING FOR JACKALS **Tickets €10 including booking fee on sale this Friday at 9am** HOGAN is a band that is constantly evolving music wise & quite clearly not keen on staying in one place for too long or said in another way…. LOVE touring.

KATE NASH

MCD.ie presents KATE NASH plus guests VULKANO Tickets on sale Friday at 9am Kate Nash makes a welcome return to Dublin with a headline show in Whelans on the 15th of October. Tickets €17.50 including booking fee and go on sale this Friday the 31st of May at 9am from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide and online… Read more »

WOB, KAPITALS, RICHARD RICHARD & FEATURING X

Whelanslive.com presents TUNAGE featuring: WOB KAPITALS RICHARD RICHARD FEATURING X 3 AMAZINGLY INCREDIBLE BANDS playing under one roof of complete high octane membership! ——————– IT IS LIKE READING OF THE HOT LIST RIGHT NOW. ——————– WOB – www.facebook.com/wobdublin ——————– KAPITALS – www.facebook.com/kapitalsOFFICIAL ——————– RICHARD RICHARD – www.facebook.com/RichardRichardBand ——————– FEATURING X – www.facebook.com/FeaturingX

ROYAL WOOD + PETER KATZ

ROYAL WOOD plus guest PETER KATZ Royal Wood’s career has been established with critical acclaim and impressive musical achievements.His latest release WE WERE BORN TO GLORY debuted in the Top 25 charts in Canada and was recently nominated for “Adult Alternative Album of the Year” at the 2013 Juno Awards. The single “ I Want… Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ KIDNAP ALICE

Live from the Window at Whelan’s KIDNAP ALICE – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm – FREE ENTRY       “Astonishingly brilliant” Max Reinhardt A smokin’ band from East London, mixing up bluegrass, old time, blues and folk. With soulful vocals and tight arrangements from a classic acoustic line up, Kidnap Alice bridge the… Read more »

THE MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ PUNCH FACE CHAMPIONS

Whelanslive.com presents PUNCH FACE CHAMPIONS plus guests  WOB The Midnight Hour showcases the best new talent in Ireland. Sign up for guest list on Facebook HERE TICKETS FREE before 10:30pm, Club entry applies after 10:30pm (Thur/Fri/Sat)