Month: February 2014


BIMM Dublin presents LIVE & LYRICAL Show The BIMM College Live and Lyrical gigs are held once every term for the college’s songwriting students to showcase their material backed up by the other music students from the BIMM College.


PRISON LOVE plus guest “Prison Love bring their barnstorming bluegrass, outrageous oldtime and confounding cajun music to the luxurious upstairs stage of Whelans. Expect the relentless tempo of David Holden’s mandolin, aching melodies of Adrian Hart’s fiddle


KEEPERS OF DOUBT plus guests Keepers of Doubt (commonly referred to as The Keepers) are an Irish indie rock band. Formed in 2010 Dublin Ireland

PADDY HANNA, OTHER CREATURES + ME & MY DOG presents PADDY HANNA plus guests OTHER CREATURES ME & MY DOG CHEAPLIST AVAILABLE HERE Paddy Hanna is one of the most prolific musicians in Dublin, the lead singer in Grand Pocket Orchestra he’s also heavily involved in independent label Popical Island. Grand Pocket Orchestra can be quite frantic onstage, a live show you won’t… Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ DEJA BOO presents DEJA BOO – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm – NO COVER CHARGE   AFTER THE GIG Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue (FREE ENTRY, 12am).

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ THE POOR BOYS presents THE POOR BOYS – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm – NO COVER CHARGE The Poorboys is a four piece all male group, featuring some of Ireland’s most talented musicians. John Colbert regularly plays bass with Damien Dempsey, Paddy Casey and Mundy; drummer Tim McGrath was a member of Paddy Casey’s band on U2’s… Read more »

DUBLIN AFROBEAT ENSEMBLE presents DUBLIN AFROBEAT ENSEMBLE Dublin Only 14 piece experimental Afrobeat 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 washed up on our shores and share an ancestral understanding of… Read more »

SAN FERMIN presents SAN FERMIN plus special guests SLOW SKIES + SPIES San Fermin play a headline show in Whelans on the 16th of April. Tickets €15 including booking fee go on sale tomorrow morning at 9am from ticketmaster outlets. A pastiche of post-rock, chamber-pop and contemporary classical composition, San Fermin is the work of Brooklyn… Read more »


BOSS LEVEL SERIES PRESENTS GENESIS ELIJAH & TENCHOO feat. APARTMENT SIX CLUB THIS SIDE UP SIYO & COLLIE Boss Level part 1, is a cypher featuring 8 Dublin based MC’s that has reached over 10k views since it’s release mid November 2013 BOSS LEVEL – Part One (Official Music Video) Since the overwhelming response to… Read more »


PLUTONIC DUST plus guests Plutonic Dust is a live jackin new disco act. Their sound is completely original, fusing heart-hitting synth melodies with punk/funk style bass lines, lo-fi analogue disco beats and sensual vocals, creating a cinematic quality to their music. The music is upbeat, fresh, ambient and creative. The band comprises of Paddy MacAdam… Read more »