Month: July 2014

Bank Holiday SONNTAGS (DJs)

SONNTAGS (DISCO/HOUSE) [EVERY SUNDAY 11PM TIL LATE] Upstairs @ Whelan’s Introducing Sonntags! A weekly Sunday night event held in the upstairs venue of Whelans, concentrating on a mix of underground electronic music with some throwback classics and future favourites. Geared towards the like minded Sunday revellers who don’t want to finish their weekend so early… Read more »

I DRAW SLOW

I DRAW SLOW plus guest ‘Captivating’ (Irish Times) ‘Achingly beautiful’ (Hotpress) ‘Polished & gutsy’ (Sunday Times) I DRAW SLOW have been playing and recording together since 2008 when siblings Louise and Dave Holden were joined by Adrian Hart (violin), Colin Derham (clawhammer banjo) and Konrad Liddy (Double Bass). WHITE WAVE CHAPEL is their third release… Read more »

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ THE ELEPHANT ROOM & THE EULOGYS

featuring – THE ELEPHANT ROOM THE EULOGYS 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. ——— The Elephant Room play upstairs in Whelans, gig starts at midnight, support from Eulogys Body by The Elephant Room Hush by Eulogys TICKETS… Read more »

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ FAUX KINGS

featuring – FAUX KINGS 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. ——— DING DING DING! Gather round, turkeynecks! On Saturday August 2nd, the fabulous Faux Kings bring their relentless brand of rough’n’tumble wrestle’n’roll back to Whelan’s

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ :HOUNDS: + BITCH FALCON

featuring – :HOUNDS: BITCH FALCON 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. ——— :Hounds: http://hounds.bandcamp.com Having established a gruesome forfeiture system to impose discipline, :Hounds: were able to reach an acceptable level of musical understanding in… Read more »

VOXX

VOXX plus guests VOXX are a Dublin based Rock n’ Roll band Music inspired by The Spiders from Mars’ moon boots Jim Morrisson’s leather pants Michael Hutchence’s hair Josh Homme’s shirt Joe Strummer’s bolo tie Bryan Ferry’s smoking Jacket TICKETS €5 on the door Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required AFTER THE GIG Whelan’s… Read more »

KATE’S PARTY

KATE’S PARTY [TOUR FUNDRAISER] plus special guests CHEWING ON TINFOIL THE WINTER PASSING  Kate’s Party are going on a UK tour and need help funding it! We’ve got our lovely pals to agree to play a gig with us on a Saturday night in Whelan’s and have loads of fun. We’ll have special offers on… Read more »

THE OFFICIAL JEFF BUCKLEY TRIBUTE NIGHT

Whelanslive.com presents THE OFFICIAL JEFF BUCKLEY TRIBUTE NIGHT featuring Dave McGuinness (Lir) & band plus very special guests This year’s Official Jeff Buckley Tribute Night Ireland will be held on Saturday 23rd of August in Whelan’s, 20 years to the day that Jeff played the venue on the night his debut album Grace was released… Read more »

EL TEN ELEVEN

Whelanslive presents in association with Demented Promotions EL TEN ELEVEN plus guests “I really hope people don’t say that we are a math rock band!” doubleneck guitar/bass virtuoso Kristian Dunn exclaims while discussing his duo, El Ten Eleven’s, new album Transitions.

SPIRIT OF FOLK LAUNCH – ‘WE ARE MADE OF STAR STUFF’

Spirit Of Folk presents SPIRIT OF FOLK LAUNCH ‘WE ARE MADE OF STAR STUFF’ 7pm-late, €10 Almost every element that we are made from was birthed at the heart of a star… …so come and be part of a very special constellation at Whelan’s on Wexford Street on Saturday 16thAugust for a night of incredible… Read more »