Month: February 2014

THE MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ WACO

featuring – WACO plus guest 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.

GRACE WILDE

GRACE WILDE plus guest Every so often, a band comes along that makes you sit up and take notice. Dublin based outfit Grace Wilde, are one such band.

BIMM DUBLIN – LIVE & LYRICAL

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

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

CORNER BOY

CORNER BOY plus guest Whelan’s ‘One’s to watch 2014’ & Top10 most most promising act for 2014 – Hotpress magazine. ‘Exuberant. It’s hand clapping, foot stomping stuff with more rousing choruses than a pub full of balled singers.

KEEPERS OF DOUBT

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

Whelanslive.com 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

Whelanslive.com 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

Whelanslive.com 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

Whelanslive.com 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 »