Month: December 2014

JOEY GAVIN, POCKETS & OISIN FURLONG

Chandelier Sessions Present JOEY GAVIN ‘Circles’ Ep Fundraiser plus guests POCKETS & OISIN FURLONG _ Main Venue _ Come for evening of songwriting, psychedelia, indie, and bottomed out basement folk. This gig promises to display the next wave of Irish bands in a craftily considered setting.

COME ON LIVE LONG

COME ON LIVE LONG plus guests T O N G U E   B U N D L E _ Main Venue _ Come On Live Long have had a busy year touring Canada and playing a host of Irish festivals. The band play their first show of 2015 with a return to Whelans on the… Read more »

HONNINGBARNA

Whelanslive.com presents HONNINGBARNA plus guests THE KLARES ^ Upstairs ^ “Well i’m a man that has seen some punk rock bands in his time and some rock and roll bands in his time, and let me tell you:

ALDOC

ALDOC plus guest ^ Upstairs ^ ALDOC – Global Sounds Breaking the Sound Barrier ALDOC is the new band led by ex-Gráda frontman and Lord of the Rings soloist Alan Doherty. Produced by his long time collaborator Gerry Paul

I DRAW SLOW

I DRAW SLOW plus guest _ Main Venue _ 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).

GYPSY REBEL RABBLE (Album Launch)

GYPSY REBEL RABBLE ‘Gypsy-Over-Rebel-Under-Rabble’ Album Launch plus guest Chas Palmer-Williams & more _ Main Venue _ Dublin’s hardest working folk-punk band Gypsy Rebel Rabble are back Saturday the 17th of January to launch their newest album Gypsy-Over-Rebel-Under-Rabble.

SHAWN SMITH

Aiken Promotions presents SHAWN SMITH plus guest _ Main Venue _ Shawn Smith has been heralded as one of the best Rock Vocalists of all time. (Mojo Magazine). This intimate tour will be his first solo tour in the UK since 2008. Described by Greg Dulli (Afghan Whigs, Twilight Singers) as ‘Seattle’s Best Kept Secret’

THE MIDNIGHT UNION BAND (Album Launch)

THE MIDNIGHT UNION BAND ‘Of Life and Lesser Evils’ album launch plus guest IN THE WILLOWS THE RATTLING KIND ^ Upstairs ^  Celebrating the release of their latest album ‘Of Life and Lesser Evils’, The Midnight Union Band are hosting a launch party at Whelan’s Live (upstairs) on Thursday 5th February, 2015!

POND

MCD.ie presents POND plus guest THE KLARES _ Main Venue _ Australian psychadelic rock group POND have just announced details of a show at Whelan’s Wexford Street on Thursday February 19th 2015

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ EXPLODING EYES

featuring – EXPLODING EYES plus guests I <3 THE MONSTER HERO 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. ——– FREE GIG!!! Join us for some festive space jams! Just click attending to the event page to get… Read more »