Month: February 2015


Musicmaker and Whelans presents AARON SPEARS _ Main Venue _ Tickets now on Sale for our “Evening with Aaron Spears” in Whelans on Thursday March 19th at 8:30pm Doors 8pm Over 18 Event Bio: Aaron was born October 26, 1976. He was just in time for Halloween where I’m sure his wish was to be… Read more »


Improvised Music Company presents: Tom Rainey’s ‘OBBLIGATO’ PLUS SUPPORT The CEO Experiment _ Main Venue _ Tom Rainey – DRUMS Ralph Alessi – TRUMPET Ingrid Laubrock – TENOR SAX Kris Davis – PIANO Drew Gress – BASS “A cutting-edge lineup and a no-prisoners approach…” – The GuardianIntrepid percussionist Tom Rainey is at the helm of this… Read more »


JENN GRANT plus guest ^ Upstairs ^ Compostela out April 3rd 2015 – Nominated for 2 JUNO 2015 Awards for Best Songwriter and Best Adult Alternative Album “Music is the connector that binds us all” Says Grant, “To be able to create music, and share the power it can hold is one of life’s greatest gifts.”


REDWOODS EP LAUNCH plus guests ^ Upstairs ^ Redwoods are Elliot Crampton (Lead Vocals, Guitar), Killian Dunne (Lead Guitar, Vocals), Paul Sheehy (Bass, Vocals) and Tristan Gresty (Drums). Formed in 2010, the band took off to a great start, racking up over 10,000 hits on their then Myspace and playing sold out shows to crowds of over 500 in their home… Read more »

WYVERN LINGO presents WYVERN LINGO plus guest SINEAD WHITE _ Main Venue _ Due to their Dublin show in the Sugar Club selling out six weeks in advance, Wyvern Lingo have confirmed a new date at Whelan’s on Friday 5th June.


Ubangi Stomp Club presents JIM LAUDERDALE plus guest _ Main Venue _ Ubangi Stomp Club presents Jim Lauderdale at Whelans on 3rd March. €15 available in advance from WAV tickets at 1890 200 078 Jim Lauderdale is a multiple Grammy® and Americana Music Association Award-winning musician and one of the most respected artists

SUNSET SONS presents SUNSET SONS plus guests _ Main Venue _ “They’re going to be big” **** The Times “Have huge anthems up their sleeves” The Sun Tickets for Sunset Sons live at Whelans are priced at €13 incl. booking fee and go on sale this Fri 6th Feb at 9am from ticketmaster.