Month: September 2013

NEW MUSIC w/ BILLY’S BOOTS, BOOM CHILD, CROSSFIRE & OTHER CREATURES

Whelan’s Newest Music Night TUESDAYS | 4 BANDS | €5 BILLY’S BOOTS BOOM CHILD CROSSFIRE OTHER CREATURES Confirm on facebook HERE ____________ WhelansLive is proud to present a celebration of new Irish music. Every Tuesday will see the upstairs venue play host to a series of the best of new music this country has to… Read more »

THE LATCHIKÓS

THE LATCHIKÓS plus guests Credited as the originators of “Gyp-Hop” (Gaelic gypsy hip-hop!) the Latchiko’s blend a raw mix of Virtuoso violin, Spoken Word and Raw driving Gaelic beats with humour and gusto. A rare fusion of spoken word and crunchy Gaelic beats, set alight with a gypsy violin, blues harmonica and west of Ireland theatrics…. Read more »

ARTHUR’S DAY

Guinness presents ARTHUR’S DAY LINE UP TBA ARTHUR’S DAY ®, the celebration of the remarkable legacy of Arthur Guinness, the creator of GUINNESS, will make a welcome return on September 26th 2013. As ever, this year will see an incredible lineup of Irish and international music stars raising a glass to Arthur in a series… Read more »

LISA O’NEILL
[ALBUM LAUNCH]

Aiken promotions presents LISA O’NEILL [ALBUM LAUNCH] plus guests New Album:  Same Cloth or Not Release Date: October 18th (Song Seeds Records) To celebrate the release of her new album Same Cloth or Not, spellbinding Cavan folk singer and raconteuse Lisa O’Neill will launch the album with a headline show at Whelans on October 19th… Read more »

ZEBRA w/ I’M YOUR VINYL & SAINT YORDA

Whelanslive presents a new, exciting & exceedingly busy night… ZEBRA Every Thursday At Midnight this week featuring I’M YOUR VINYL SAINT YORDA 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***

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW
w/ NAYMEDICI

Live from the Window at Whelan’s NAYMEDICI – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm – FREE ENTRY Described as ‘sounding like a bar room brawl between The Pogues & Gogol Bordello’, Naymedici have burst on to the UK and Irish music scene with an original fresh sound that is both in your face, and a… Read more »

MICHAEL BUCKLEY BAND

MICHAEL BUCKLEY BAND Michael Buckley: ‘It Is What It Is’ Album Review “Michael Buckley has had the “best jazz saxophonist in Ireland” title pretty well sewn up for more than a decade (with a little competition from his older brother Richie). But Buckley has also steadily gained a reputation as a producer and sound engineer, and… Read more »

DUBLIN AFROBEAT ENSEMBLE

humanmusic-ireland.com presents DUBLIN AFROBEAT ENSEMBLE & Dancers. Dublin Only 16 piece experimental Afrobeat Band With Support from the Legendary: NIWEL TSUMBU & BAND Ajo Arkestra (Dublin Afrobeat Ensemble) are a 14 strong outer-national group of Afrobeat exponents from the four corners of the world. They are a musical crossroads made up of musicians that have… Read more »

NC LAWLOR + GEORGE BOROWSKI & THE FABULOUS WONDERFULS

NC LAWLOR GEORGE BOROWSKI & THE FABULOUS WONDERFULS GEORGE BOROWSKI & THE FABULOUS WONDERFULS “I have never seen a rock ‘n roll performer so completely connected with what he was doing on stage” Frank Black – Pixies ” Great songs delivered with Pure Believable Passion” Tony Kirkham – Stereophonics ” It’s been a privilege for me to have known and worked with George Borowski for the… Read more »

JOHN SPILLANE

Whelanslive.com presents JOHN SPILLANE + guest John returns to Whelan’s for a special one off date. John also has a new TV series Spillane Na Fánaí on TG4 starting on Sept 15th (See Below) and releases a new album Life In An Irish Town. Tickets €15 including booking fee available to buy online from www.wavtickets.ie… Read more »