Month: May 2013

KACEY MUSGRAVES

MCD.ie presents KACEY MUSGRAVES plus guest Kacey Musgraves has just announced details of an exclusive headline performance at Whelan’s, Wexford Street on Friday, 11th of October 2013 24-year-old Texan singer/songwriter Kacey Musgraves released her debut album, Same Trailer Different Park on April 15. Musgraves co-wrote every track on the album and produced the record with Shane McAnally (Lady… Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ THE RED BLOOD MOUNTAIN BAND

Live from the Window at Whelan’s THE RED BLOOD MOUNTAIN BAND – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm – FREE ENTRY     Formed in a cellar during a howling storm, The Blood Reds have been popping up at festivals all over Ireland for the last couple of years. In 2009 they were awarded the accolade… Read more »

THE ANSWER

MCD.ie presents THE ANSWER plus guests   Northern Irish hard rock band THE ANSWER are back in a big way! To celebrate the band will play a number of dates including a headline show at Whelan’s on Saturday 12th October.

BONGOLOIDZ

BONGOLOIDZ INVADES DUBLIN! One more chance to catch the Loidz play a solo show in Ireland at the  World Famous WHELAN’S!!! Come hear songs from the upcoming self-titled debut album & some funky loop improv!

BATS, JOGGING & CROUPIER

BATS JOGGING CROUPIER   BATS BATS are a group of mammals comprised of various molecules based mainly on carbon. They began their musical quest in 2006, releasing an EP ‘Cruel Sea Scientist’ in 2007 and their debut LP ‘Red In Tooth & Claw’, produced by Converge’s Kurt Ballou, in 2009. Sporting their own brand of science… Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ SONG CYCLE

Live from the Window at Whelan’s presents KEVIN RYAN RUFUS COATES WOODLARK LUCKY BONES     “Songs stay alive …… and being alive they grow up and undergo changes and develop. .” Nick Cave – The Secret Life Of The Love Song Well into it’s second year, Whelans Singer songwriter night ‘Song Cycle’ continues to… Read more »

FULLSET [Album Launch]

FULLSET [Album Launch] plus guests  All accomplished young musicians in their own right, FullSet create a stunning and unique sound that is full of energy and innovation, whilst all the time remaining true to their traditional roots.

TRASH TALK

***POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE*** REFUNDS AVAILABLE FROM POINT OF SALE MCD.ie presents TRASH TALK + guests WOUNDS & VACANT “Trash Talk took the stage with pounding drums, searing guitars and screaming vocals.The crowd immediately jumped into a frenzy of stage dives and mosh pits” Rolling Stone magazine. Formed in the fall of 2005, Trash Talk hit the ground… Read more »

CASSIA AND MILO [EP LAUNCH]

Pickled Onion Records present CASSIA and MILO [‘Boo Radley’s Tree’ EP Launch] plus guests DITCHIN QUINCY & UNDERGROUND FOXES Cassia + Milo release their debut EP “Boo Radley’s Tree” on Pickled Onion Records on Monday 24th June and will be perform upstairs in Whelan’s on Wednesday 26th to launch the EP. While they describe themselves… Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ THE GREASY COAT STRINGBAND

Live from the Window at Whelan’s THE GREASY COAT STRINGBAND – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm – FREE ENTRY     The Greasy Coat Stringband comprise a melange of fiddles (sawmill and standard), cello, banjos (5-string and tenor), guitar, rising the roots of the music which makes them tick, from the holler of the… Read more »