Month: April 2015

HYPNO PUPPET (EP Launch)

HYPNO PUPPET EP LAUNCH plus guest ^ Upstairs ^ Hypno Puppet are launching their debut E.P., “Rivers of Time” upstairs in Whelan’s on May 3rd. Hypno Puppet are an alt/ rock band currently based in Dublin city. Formed by actress/vocalist, Klara McDonnell from Dublin (Hidden Faces) and melodic guitarist/vocalist Sean Cray from Liverpool (Admission)

GERRY QUIGLEY & THE NOMADIC DRUIDS

GERRY QUIGLEY & THE NOMADIC DRUIDS ALBUM LAUNCH plus guests GERRY QUIGLEY & THE SHINKICKERS ^ Upstairs ^ The Nomadic Druids’ debut album Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow is an instrumental concept album, a story told with music in seven captivating chapters. The Nomadic Druids experience will take you on a musical journey.

ATHRÚ

ATHRÚ plus guest THE MAGUIRE BAND ^ Upstairs ^ Athrú are a new, vibrant, award winning, contemporary Irish Trad group that draw upon influences from Belfast and beyond to deliver music that is a combination of powerful accompaniment fused with modern tunes and delicate harmonies that is dynamic, energetic and fresh.

THE BONNY MEN

THE BONNY MEN plus guest _ Main Venue _ This seven-piece have musical credentials admired by many, holding a long list of individual awards including multiple World Bodhrán Championship winner, Conor Lyons, and recently-crowned TG4 Young Musician of the Year 2015, Maitiú Ó Casaide.

YOUNG WONDER

MCD.ie presents YOUNG WONDER plus support EMBRZ _ Main Venue _ TICKETS €13 ON SALE WED 22nd APR, 9AM | TICKETMASTER & WHELANSLIVE.COM *this is an over 18s show – ID required Young Wonder have announced a headline show in Whelans on Friday May 22nd to celebrate the release of their long awaited debut album ‘Birth’

RACHEL SERMANNI / ROSE COUSINS / MAE TRIO

Blue Grace Music presents RACHEL SERMANNI ROSE COUSINS MAE TRIO ^ Upstairs ^ Rachel has been bringing her beautifully crafted folk-noir across the globe for the last four years. She has supported likes of John Grant, KT Tunstall, Stornoway, Mumford and Sons, Ron Sexsmith and Elvis Costell

REFLEKTOR w/ HEROES IN HIDING

REFLEKTOR Inide & Alternative Dance Party – Every Thursday this week featuring HEROES IN HIDING & NEV FLYNN 22:30-03:00 | Bands Upstairs | DJs Downstairs Want free entry? Comment “Reflektor” on this page and share the event! _______________________________________________ HEROES IN HIDING https://www.facebook.com/heroesinhiding Following the release of their debut EP, “Hush”, they took to the Irish festival… Read more »

MUSIC TO HELP THE HOMELESS

Man in Hat & Inner City Helping Homeless present MUSIC TO HELP THE HOMELESS WHOPPER Irish Music Auction LAUNCH PARTY: APRIL 21st, WHELAN’S, WEXFORD STREET, DUBLIN – ALL WELCOME!! — — — — — Man in Hat & Inner City Helping Homeless present a once off event that has never been achieved before, if not… Read more »

WHEATUS

Whelanslive.com presents WHEATUS 15TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR plus support MIKE DOUGHTY THE HIPTONES / GABRIELLE STERBENZ _ Main Venue _ PLAYING DEBUT ALBUM IN FULL + MORE! Those Teenage Dirtbags are back! This time Wheatus are celebrating their 15th anniversary with a show in Whelan’s on Sept 28th. Tickets go on sale at Fri 17th Apr, 9am… Read more »

MUNDY (Matinee)

HMV presents MUNDY – Matinee Show, 4:30pm – hmv live presents Mundy Whelan’s Sunday 19th April @ 4.30pm. Buy Mundy’s new album Friday 17th April from hmv