Month: March 2014

JACE EVERETT

Whelanslive.com presents JACE EVERETT plus guest HIDDEN HIGHWAYS Jace Everetts theme song from True Blood “Bad Things” Terra Rosa is Jace Everett’s most ambitious album to date, a raucous, revelatory song cycle exploring tales and themes from the Old and New Testaments.

AMANDA SHIRES

Roadworks Tours presents AMANDA SHIRES plus guest ARCTIC TERN Amanda Shires is someone you simply can’t ignore and she’s back in Ireland 2014 to support her extraordinary new album “Down Fell The Doves”. She supported and accompanied husband, Jason Isbell, during his Dublin appearance late last year and now the Texas “Artist of the Year… Read more »

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ KEITH MOSS & THE TIGHTROPE WALKERS

featuring – KEITH MOSS & THE TIGHTROPE WALKERS plus guests THE RIOT TAPES Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:30pm Sign up for guest list HERE Whelanslive.com is proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland.

SARAH JAROSZ

Raglane presents SARAH JAROSZ plus guest Since signing to Sugar Hill Records at age 16, Sarah Jarosz has barely stopped to catch her breath, even as she leaves audiences and critics alike breathless. Rolling Stone has compared her to Gillian Welch; Mojo labeled her a “newgrass prodigy” for her skills on banjo, guitar and mandolin;… Read more »

GIRLS NAMES

Skinny Wolves presents: GIRLS NAMES (Slumberland / Tough Love) plus guests SQUAREHEAD Formed in January 2009, Girls Names quickly garnered recognition outside of the confines of their hometown of Belfast with the release of their eponymous debut EP in 2010 through New York’s Captured Tracks. A mini album through London imprint Tough Love soon followed,… Read more »

OLD SKOOL – ST PATRICK’S DAY

OLD SKOOL the evolution of hip-hop 9PM – MAIN VENUE – GUEST LIST HERE Live seven-piece hip-hop group, oldskool, play classic to modern rap & hip-hop by artists such as Grandmaster Flash, DJ Kool Herc, Sugarhill Gang, Run DMC, N.W.A., Missy Elliot, Kanye West, Eve and Jay-Z http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HiknxdwCFTM TICKETS FREE via FACEBOOK EVENT HERE (JUST CLICK ATTENDING)… Read more »

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ ECHOTAPE & BEACH

THE MIDNIGHT HOUR @ WHELANS featuring – ECHOTAPE & BEACH Get guest list HERE 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. ——– **FEB / MAR UK & IRELAND TOUR** UPSTAIRS @ WHELANS – The Midnight Hour Event SAT 15 MARCH ECHOTAPE… Read more »

PAUL BYRNE [ALBUM LAUNCH]

I-NV-U Records presents PAUL BYRNE [ALBUM LAUNCH] plus guests Catchy-country-soul, thats what he calls his music. Most people would love to have just the vocal or drumming talents of the ex In Tua Nua writer/drummer but to play drums and sing at the same time the way he does live has to be seen. TICKETS… Read more »

SHARON SHANNON

As part of the Revisited series for Whelans 25th Anniversary Sharon will be playing her debut album in its entirety. SHARON SHANNON plus guest Sharon played her first post Waterboys shows in Whelan’s during the summer of  1992 to celebrate the release of her debut album.

THE JON SPENCER BLUES EXPLOSION!

u:mack Present THE JON SPENCER BLUES EXPLOSION! plus guests SEPTEMBER GIRLS Judah Bauer – guitar | Russell Simins – drums | Jon Spencer – vocals & guitar Meat And Bone is the first studio album by The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion in eight years. This is straight-up, Grade A Blues Explosion, mixed by Mr. Spencer himself, with no special guests. Meat And Bone is… Read more »