Month: March 2015


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 »

VANN MUSIC presents VANN MUSIC plus guest _ Main Venue _ **TICKETS ON SALE THIS THUR 26th MAR, 9AM** With a recent No.1 EP and “Boy” still making radio waves this band are continuing the Rise. Returning to Whelans – where their last show sold out


LITTLE XS FOR EYES ‘Everywhere Else’ Album Launch plus PADDY HANNA (SOLO) _ Main Venue _ little xs for eyes release their sophomore album Everywhere Else on the 13th April, following on from Love Gets Lost – one of the songs / videos of 2014 in many lists.


Aiken Promotions presents THE GO! TEAM plus guest _ Main Venue _ **TICKETS ON SALE THIS THUR 26th MAR, 10AM** The Go! Team announce UK & Ireland June Tour + week of videos in association with Buzzfeed. The Go! Team’s new album The Scene Between, the band’s first in 4+ years, will be out on 30th March


Aiken Promotions presents THE LONE BELLOW plus guests OLD HANNAH _ Main Venue _ ON SALE THUR 26th MAR, 9AM Brooklyn three-piece The Lone Bellow released their stunning 2nd album ‘Then Came The Morning’ on Febuary 2 2015. The new album, released through Descendant Records / Sony RED, follows on from their critically acclaimed self-titled debut

UNKNOWN MORTAL ORCHESTRA presents UNKNOWN MORTAL ORCHESTRA plus guest _ Main Venue _ **TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRI 27th MAR AT 9AM**  Portland based psychedelic rock group Unknown Mortal Orchestra have announced their much anticipated Irish return with a headline show at Whelan’s, Wexford Street on Saturday, September 26th 2015.


LILY ANDY EARLEY DANIEL DE BURCA KERENICA ^ Upstairs ^ Start the bank holiday weekend right in Whelan’s upstairs on Friday 1st May, where four of Ireland’s best and brightest singer songwriters hit the stage for a magical evening of song.

TOM RUSSELL presents TOM RUSSELL NO SUPPORT – SHOW 8:30PM Tom Russell songs have been recorded by such icons as Johnny Cash, Dave Van Ronk, Jerry Jeff Walker, Doug Sahm, Joe Ely, Nanci Griffith, Iris Dement, and Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, among others.


The Headline Agency presents ANDY IRVINE plus support _ Main Venue _ Legendary Irish singer/songwriter Andy Irvine is coming to perform at a venue near you. With his impressive repertoire of Irish traditional songs and dexterous Balkan dance tunes, he creates an exciting new fusion of Irish and World Music not to be missed.

JON ALLEN presents JON ALLEN plus guest ^ Upstairs ^ Tickets available from Ticketmaster and €15 includes booking fee Jon Allen has a voice you don’t forget. Just ask Jools Holland, who demanded Jon appear on “Later…” after hearing him on the radio.