Month: April 2015

HAMSANDWICH (Matinee)

HMV presents HamsandwicH – Matinee 1pm Show – We are delighted to announce HamsandwicH will perform a live matinee show at Whelans on Saturday 18th April @ 1pm! Buy the album ‘Stories from the Surface’ on Friday 17th April from hmv

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ NEW ANCESTORS

featuring – NEW ANCESTORS plus guest 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. — — — — — New Ancestors are a Belfast based pop rock/folk outfit, dedicated to writing an edgy brand of pop… Read more »

FEATURING X

FEATURING X plus guests ^ Upstairs ^ Announce Whelans Headline Show on Thursday 28 May Check out their new video ‘More Than You Can Chew’ Pre-order ‘More Than You Can Chew’ (Thurs 16 April release) on iTunes now HERE

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ CROWHAMMER

featuring – CROWHAMMER plus guest VATICAN II 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. — — — — — The mystical source which inspires the oeuvre of Dublin’s premiere narrative driven sci-fi/fantasy stoner rock/krautrock music… Read more »

UNCLE ACID & THE DEADBEATS

MCD.ie presents UNCLE ACID & THE DEADBEATS plus guest SPIDERS _ Main Venue _ The UK’s greatest cult band Uncle Acid & the Deadbeats return with their fourth album The Night Creeper and their biggest tour to date. Recorded at Toe Rag Studios in early 2015 with engineer Liam Watson (White Stripes, Tame Impala, Electric… Read more »

CC SMUGGLERS

CC SMUGGLERS plus guests CRY MONSTER CRY ALEX JORDAN ^ Upstairs ^ Tickets €13 go on sale this Friday at 9am – Original music inspired by American Word and Folk Music – Listen to ‘How Long’ : CC SMUGGLERS have announced a headline show Upstairs @ Whelans on September 3rd! Tickets €13 will go on… Read more »

THE MOUNTAIN GOATS

Aiken Promotions present THE MOUNTAIN GOATS plus guest THE WEATHER STATION _ Main Venue _ Tickets priced €20 (incl booking) from www.whelanslive.com www.ticketmaster.ie & outlets nationwide on sale Friday April 17th @9am In 2014, John Darnielle’s novel Wolf in White Van spent several weeks on the New York Times Bestseller List

GRACE WILDE

GRACE WILDE plus guest ^ Upstairs ^ A new phenomenon on the Irish music scene, Grace Wilde are a North Co. Dublin based band showcasing the music of singer songwriter Audrey Fay. Although elements of jazz, blues, soul, folk and rock can be detected, the songs are highly original and the voice is stunning.

MARTIN CARTHY

Whelanslive.com presents MARTIN CARTHY plus guests ANDERSON _ Main Venue _ `Arguably the greatest English folk song performer, writer, collector and editor of them all’ Q Magazine For more than 40 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial… Read more »

ROSS BROWNE

* * * * * THIS GIG HAS BEEN CANCELLED REFUNDS FROM POINT OF SALE * * * * * Comedy w/ ROSS BROWNE plus guest ^ Upstairs ^ Ross Browne is one of the best emerging stand up comedians in the country. He is one of the stars of RTE 2’s hit hidden camera… Read more »