Month: October 2014

COLUMBIA MILLS

AwkwardSilence presents COLUMBIA MILLS plus guests – Upstairs – New single “Never Gonna Look at You The Same Again”, taken from the EP “Factory settings” will be released on Fri November 28th followed by a launch gig in Whelan’s on Nov 29th.

ROCSTRONG

Whelanslive.com presents ROCSTRONG plus guests – Main Venue – Andre J.P Bangala AKA Rocstrong is a singer songwriter from Dublin, Ireland. With music in his blood he writes and co-produces all his music!

RYAN BINGHAM (SOLO ACOUSTIC)

Aiken Promotions presents RYAN BINGHAM (SOLO ACOUSTIC) plus guest – Main Venue – Tomorrowland, the title of Ryan Bingham’s new album, sounds futuristic, but the Oscarwinning singer/songwriter hints, “Maybe it’s not so much about looking ahead as it is about leaving things behind.”

CHRIS SMITHER

Raglane presents CHRIS SMITHER plus guests – Main Venue – A profound songwriter, Chris Smither draws deeply from the blues, American folk music, modern poets, and philosophers. Reviewers continue to praise his dazzling guitar work, gravelly voice and songwriting.

JERRY FISH ELECTRIC SIDESHOW

Whelanslive.com presents THE JERRYFISH ELECTRIC SIDE SHOW HALLOWEEN SPECIAL plus guests – Main Venue – “The Jerry Fish Electric Sideshow” Never one to do things by halves, Jerry Fish will be recreating his tent and stage at The Electric Picnic “The Electric Sideshow” with some assistance from Rarely Seen Above Ground drummer Jeremy Hickey

NIGHT HOWL w/ GO SWIM + GALANTS

Pickled Onion Records presents GO SWIM + GALANTS Sign up for guest list HERE Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:30pm Pickled Onion Records mark a year of gigs upstairs in Whelanslive with the 3rd offering of Night Howl Helping us celebrate in style are the brilliant Go Swim and GALANTS

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ GEORGE “Spanky” McCURDY & FRIENDS

featuring – GEORGE “Spanky” McCURDY 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. ——— Almost two years ago to the date George “Spanky” McCurdy and his Spanktabulous friends put on a spontaneous and unrehearsed show upstairs in… Read more »

MIRIAM DONOHUE

MIRIAM DONOHUE plus guests – Upstairs – Miriam Donohue is a songwriter from Galway, now based in Dublin. Her beautiful mellow voice, and an ability to write quirky, catchy folk tunes make for an enchanting live performance.

ULTAN CONLON & THE BLUEBIRDS

ULTAN CONLON & THE BLUEBIRDS plus guests – Upstairs – ‘The Golden Sands’ is the latest single from singer-songwriter Ultan Conlon which will be released on 31 October. Taken from Ultan’s second album Songs Of Love So Cruel, the acclaimed album co-produced and mixed in Sheffield by Colin Elliot (Richard Hawley).

LEO&ANTO

LEO&ANTO plus guest – Main Venue – It was May 1st, 1988, in Galway, the largest city on on the West coast of Ireland and fledgling local band from the small town of Tuam, twenty miles due North, The Saw Doctors, were playing at ‘The Late Late Breakfast Show’