Month: October 2013

THE IKONICS

  THE IKONICS plus guest The iKonics were formed a little over a year ago by three friends who all came from very different musical backgrounds. Dean, the singer, is a born performer heavily influenced by pop, R & B and soul he has an incredible, utterly distinctive. From huge, anthemic choruses to soft, falsetto… Read more »

MAX GREENWOOD

  MAX GREENWOOD plus special guests Growing up in Yorkshire, Nottingham and London, Max moved to Dublin in 2005. He has released 2 critically acclaimed albums of songs, (2008’s ‘In The Blood’ and 2013’s ‘Soul of a Man’) and also plays piano for other artists including Vyvienne Long, Adrian Crowley, Jack L and Tom Baxter…. Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ THE DUB LINERS

Whelanslive.com presents THE DUB LINERS – PLAY THE MAIN VENUE – 7pm – FREE ENTRY         AFTER THE GIG Whelan’s Indie DJ in the bar and Sonntags [Disco/House/Funk] upstairs from 11pm til late (Free Entry).

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ RICHARD FARRELL AND THE LAST TRIBE

featuring – RICHARD FARRELL AND THE LAST TRIBE Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:30pm Whelanslive.com is proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland. ——– Taking the nectar from blues, latin and funk music, this sleek modern band flowers to create an unique sound.Influenced by Beck, Tom Waits, Quantic.. They… Read more »

ZEBRA w/ FLOOR STAFF, EULOGYS, PELICANS

Whelanslive presents a new, exciting & exceedingly busy night… ZEBRA Every Thursday At Midnight this week featuring FLOOR STAFF | EULOGYS | PELICANS     + 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***

PETE MOLINARI

Whelanslive.com presents PETE MOLINARI plus guests STU DALY **VENUE HAS BEEN CHANGED FROM THE VILLAGE TO WHELANS! ALL ORIGINAL TICKETS ARE STILL VALID!** Pete Molinari’s fourth album Theosophy sits at that point where, as Muddy Waters put it, the blues had a baby and they called it rock ‘n’ roll. Here soul, country, blues and… Read more »

BADGER HILL, DIRECT APPROACH, CIAN & ROB SHANNHAN

  BADGER HILL, DIRECT APPROACH, CIAN & ROB SHANNHAN BADGER HILL – A five piece band from Dublin made up of 18-year-olds Bobby, Geoff Conor, Steve and Dave. Play Acoustic/Rock music, both covers and original work. Have played in venues around Dublin such as Academy, Whelans, Button Factory, Sugar Club and many more. DIRECT APPROACH –… Read more »

MARK HUFF and JOHN BYRD

  MARK HUFF and JOHN BYRD plus guests PETE CUMMINS Prescedent Entertainment and Exodus Records announce the release  of Feels Like California, the follow up to Mark Huff’s critically acclaimed release Gravity. Mark Huff joins forces again with Nashville producer Adam Landry at  his Playground Sound studio, bringing in session stalwarts Fred Eltringham (drums), James… Read more »

S.I.L.

  S.I.L. plus guest S.I.L ‘I Don’t Mind’ Single Launch with guests 5 Dollar Shakes. I Don’t Mind is the second single to be taken from debut album ‘Red Horizon’ by Gorey based band S.I.L. The track is available on itunes from November 8th  with a single launch taking place at Whelan’s Upstairs Venue. It… Read more »