Month: August 2013

LEAFZANG

LEAFZANG plus guests MANDEN EXPRESS LEAFZANG is an acoustic ‘alt-trad’ outfit that weaves threads from jazz and world music into re-imagined Irish traditional and folk songs. Join them to wish the best to their bassist, Barry Donohue, as he leaves Dublin for one year. ————- Support on the night comes from MANDEN EXPRESS, a relatively… Read more »

ED ROMANOFF & RACHAEL YAMAGATA

Whelanslive.com presents ED ROMANOFF & RACHAEL YAMAGATA plus guest www.edromanoff.com Ed Romanoff has lived in VA, WY, and NY collecting an array of songs ranging from cattle ranches to carnivals. He co-wrote and toured internationally with Mary Gauthier. “The Fifth of July,” with Mary Gauthier and Crit Harmon, won First Place for ‘Best Lyrics’ in the… Read more »

PRESTON REED

PRESTON REED plus SARAH RED & MARKAS CARCAS Rulebreaker. Trailblazer. Visionary. Phenomenon. And yet, even the breathless plaudits of the world press don’t quite do him justice. When Preston Reed picks up an acoustic guitar,words will fail you. To watch Reed perform is to witness the bending of reality. The New York master tweaks the nose… Read more »

NIRVANA – IN UTERO 20TH ANNIVERSARY

NIRVANA – IN UTERO 20TH ANNIVERSARY To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of Nirvana’s In Utero a bunch of Limerick musicians decided to get together to pay tribute to this great & influential album. Members of Fox Jaw Bounty Hunters, The Hip Neck Blues Collective, Fire In Cairo, Cluairichaun and friends have joined… Read more »

MYLES MANLEY

Whelanslive.com presents MYLES MANLEY plus guests Myles Manley is a popstar from county Sligo, based in Dublin. Myles took the decision to flush the toilet on popular music around July 2010. Amid scenes of personal and societal upheaval, he wrote a load of songs in Dublin, London and New York City, and set about finding… Read more »

TRIGGER AND THE HITMEN

Trigger and The Hitmen Having spent the summer traveling the highways and by-ways of Ireland in support of their debut album “What Tiger”, Trigger & the Hitmen have their sights set firmly on Dublin. The group will bring their much lauded live show to the home of Irish music, Whelan’s of Wexford St. Dublin 2… Read more »

LITTLE MATADOR

LITTLE MATADOR no support TICKETS Free Entry Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required. AFTER THE GIG Whelan’s Indie DJ in the bar and Sonntags [Disco/House/Funk] upstairs from 11pm til late (Free Entry).

ZEBRA w/ THE DISCONNECTED BLISS

Whelanslive presents a new, exciting & exceedingly busy night… ZEBRA Every Thursday At Midnight this week featuring THE DISCONNECTED BLISS HOLY GHOST | HOLY GRAIL & more Confirm on facebook HERE + CLUB ZEBRA DJs [main room] + LIVE VISUALS [everywhere] + DRINKS PROMOTIONS [everywhere] TICKETS FREE before 10:30pm, Club entry applies after 10:30pm (Thur/Fri/Sat)… Read more »

ZEBRA w/ DEARLY BELOVED & HASSLE MERCHANTS

Whelanslive presents a new, exciting & exceedingly busy night… ZEBRA Every Thursday At Midnight this week featuring DEARLY BELOVED HASSLE MERCHANTS Confirm on facebook HERE + CLUB ZEBRA DJs [main room] + LIVE VISUALS [everywhere] + DRINKS PROMOTIONS [everywhere] TICKETS FREE before 10:30pm, Club entry applies after 10:30pm (Thur/Fri/Sat) ***email zebra@whelanslive.com for free entry***  

DIABLO DC

DIABLO DC plus guests TARANTELLA FALL DDC records in association with Diablo DC are delighted to announce the release of debut single ‘The Losing Game’. In what’s been a busy year for the fast rising Dublin band so far, they look forward to your company on Fri Sept 13th upstairs in Whelan’s for the official… Read more »