Month: May 2014

CONOR O’BRIEN [VILLAGERS] ADDED TO SONGS I WISH I’D WRITTEN LINE UP

Conor O’Brien the brains behind Villagers has been added to SONGS I WISH I’D WRITTEN, a special night in aid of Cystic Fibrosis which will see each of the artists performing original and classic songs. The line up so far includes: CONOR O’BRIEN [VILLAGERS] | NIAMH & PODGE [HAM SANDWICH] | THE WALLS | GAVIN GLASS… Read more »

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ KATE’S PARTY + BITCH FALCON

featuring – KATE’S PARTY (http://katesparty.bandcamp.com/) BITCH FALCON (http://breakingtunes.com/bitchfalcon) FFO St. Vincent, The Knife, Good Music. 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. ///////// ——– TICKETS FREE before 10:30pm, Club entry applies after 10:30pm (Thur/Fri/Sat)

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ THE STONEY BROKES

featuring – THE STONEY BROKES ATLANTIS FIRE DEPARTMENT 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. ///////// ——– TICKETS FREE before 10:30pm, Club entry applies after 10:30pm (Thur/Fri/Sat)

FUTURE PHANTOMS, TRAVIS OAKS & MOO!

Charity fundraiser gig in aid of Nurture Africa FUTURE PHANTOMS TRAVIS OAKS MOO! Future Phantoms, alternative rock band from Dublin. Travis Oaks, blues rock from Maynooth. Moo!, Post Western rock from Dublin, and everywhere else. Neil Doyle is off to Uganda for 3 weeks in June, all are welcome and bring as many friends as you… Read more »

ALABAMA 3 (Acoustic & Unplugged)

Whelanslive.com presents ALABAMA 3 Acoustic and Unplugged plus guest OLD HANNAH Alabama 3 Acoustic and Unplugged is a four-piece outfit consisting of Larry Love (vocals), Aurora Dawn (vocals), Rock Freebase (guitar), and Harpo Strangelove (harmonica).

WE WERE PROMISED JETPACKS

MCD.ie presents WE WERE PROMISED JETPACKS plus guest In 2009 Adam Thompson (Vocals / Guitar), Darren Lackie (Drums), Sean Smith (bass) and Michael Palmer (Guitar) were a band of nineteen year old University Students, bunked up together in a tenement flat in the West End of Glasgow, Scotland. On signing to Fat Cat Records later the… Read more »

SLEEP THIEVES [Album Launch]

SLEEP THIEVES plus guests NANU NANU COVE Album You Want the Night will be released worldwide on June 17th via Minty Fresh Records (US). 2014 has been an exciting year for Sleep Thieves as the band have enjoyed positive attention from influential blogs for their advance singles City of Hearts and You Want the Night… Read more »

THE REVELATOR ORCHESTRA

THE REVELATOR ORCHESTRA plus guest PAT BARRETT Weird, cool, majestic, dark, brooding, intense. These are the kinds of words used to describe the Revelator Orchestra’s universe. Their performances can – in a heartbeat – lift you from the space you inhabit to a crimson throbbing place, a place with a soundtrack of primal beats and web-like words,… Read more »

SUMMER BEATS w/ MY TRIBE YOUR TRIBE, WOB! & CARRIAGES

Pickled Onion and Homebeat presents SUMMER BEATS featuring MY TRIBE YOUR TRIBE WOB! CARRIAGES Summer Beats! Pickled Onion and Homebeat have joined forces to bring you a unique night of electronic acts. ///////// MY TRIBE YOUR TRIBE http://mytribeyourtribe.bandcamp.com/ My Tribe Your Tribe is the latest music release by Irish songwriter/recording artist, George Mercer. Originally active… Read more »

PADDY HANNA

Whelanslive.com presents PADDY HANNA plus guests BLADES CLUB + GROOM With a pedigree that includes Grand Pocket Orchestra and Ginnels, Popical Island protege Paddy Hanna releases ‘Rattling Chains’, the first track from his debut solo album Leafy Stiletto. Recorded in three days with Mark Chester (Ginnels/GPO), Paddy’s intention was to create an album of “considerable warmth”… Read more »