Month: February 2014


Live from the Window at Whelan’s FOLK CLUB featuring JUSTINE NANTALE – Whelan’s Bar – 8:30pm – The best of Trad, Folk, Americana, World Music and more every Tuesday at 8.30pm live from the window at Whelan’s. Entrance free! —– JUSTINE NANTALE has performed at high-profile events with various artists, including a concert to mark… Read more »


U:Mack presents NO SPILL BLOOD plus guest CROWHAMMER The excellent No Spill Blood play their first Dublin gig this year on saturday march 15 in Whelans. Support comes from Dublin’s premiere narrative driven sci-fi/fantasy stoner rock/krautrock music group, Crowhammer NO SPILL BLOOD Ireland’s vitalic rock scene has once again created musical alchemy in the form… Read more »

LAURA ELIZABETH HUGHES presents LAURA ELIZABETH HUGHES plus guest Laura Elizabeth Hughes today announced a run of new dates, which will see her tour around Ireland and the UK in March and April. Fri 28 March: KERRY, INEC Acoustic Club, Killarney (special guest to Lumiere)


Skinny Wolves presents ANGEL OLSEN (USA/ Jagjaguwar Records) plus guest JAYE BARTELL SOMERVILLE Many of the superlatives describing Angel Olsen refer to how seemingly little it takes for her to leave an audience speechless, even spellbound. But Olsen has never been as timid as those descriptors imply, and the noisy, fiery hints in her earlier… Read more »

KAN, ATHRÚ + TWELFTH DAY presents KAN plus guests ATHRÚ + TWELFTH DAY Kan is a unique melding of the bold and beautiful flute virtuosity of Brian Finnegan with the expressive and daring fiddle deftness of Aidan O’Rourke cemented by the organic and intuitive drumming of Harrogate’s James Goodwin and the unfettered, playful guitar reinventions of Ian Stephenson. Between… Read more »


WORKHOUSE BRIDES plus guest NEIL McNAMEE + DEAN GARDNER Workhouse Brides: a difficult band to pigeon-hole and a group of musicians who create self-indulgent music that’s both melodic and volatile. Their first recording, ‘Trial By Fire’, introduced the band with a pounding drum beat, grizzly guitar lines, staccato vocals and ambiguous lyrics. The song’s video features… Read more »


FOX JAW plus guest SLOW RIOT New Single ‘Kerosene’ out 28th February 2014. Available on Digital Download & Limited Edition Transparent Blue 7” Vinyl Fox Jaw are a modern band with an old soul. Producing a trend shaking, majestic deep growl, which swaggers from the terrific to the sublime.

THE DELINES presents THE DELINES plus guest THE LOST BROTHERS New album ‘Colfax’ will be release in Ireland on Friday 25th April 2014 on Décor Records. The Delines are: Willy Vlautin & Sean Oldham from RICHMOND FONTAINE Amy Boone from THE DAMNATIONS Jenny Conlee from THE DECEMBERISTS Tucker Jackson from THE MINUS 5


THE STATICS plus guests The last 6 months have been an up-climbing whirlwind for The Statics. With their debut single “Alone” being picked up by Regional and National Radio Stations, it’s hard to turn on the radio without hearing the infectious sound of The Statics these days.


TOY SOLDIER plus guests ALIBI TRAX Irish based ElectroRock trio Toy Soldier will be releasing their latest single “Animal” on 21st February. Taken from their forthcoming E.P. ‘Love Buzz’, the track has already been chosen by the famed Munster Rugby team as this season’s official entry song.