Month: February 2014

LAURA ELIZABETH HUGHES

MCD.ie 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)

ANGEL OLSEN

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

Musiclee.ie 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

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

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

Whelanslive.com 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

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

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. 

NICOLE MAGUIRE

Aiken Promotions presents NICOLE MAGUIRE plus guest Championed early by fans such as Damien Dempsey and Nanci Griffith, who both took her under their wing with prestigious frontline support slots – wowed by the quality of her songwriting – Ireland’s Nicole Maguire now steps out into the limelight with her debut for label IRL

STEPHEN KELLOGG

Aiken Promotions presents STEPHEN KELLOGG plus guest My name is Stephen Kellogg. I’m thirty-six years old. I say that I’m from Northampton, MA because that’s where I got my start, though now I live in Southern Connecticut.