Month: July 2015

GRACE WILDE

GRACE WILDE plus guest _ Main Venue _ GRACE WILDE! !! 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… Read more »

ELEVATION FALLS, GROUND WILL SHAKE & DIVIDE OF EVERYTHING

ELEVATION FALLS, GROUND WILL SHAKE & DIVIDE OF EVERYTHING _ Main Venue _               ELEVATION FALLS https://www.facebook.com/ElevationFalls — — — — — GROUND WILL SHAKE https://www.facebook.com/TheGroundWillShake — — — — — DIVIDE OF EVERYTHING https://www.facebook.com/DivideOfEverything http://www.soundcloud.com/divideofeverything TICKETS €5 at the door Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required AFTER… Read more »

PETER BRUNTNELL w/ CLIVE BARNES

PETER BRUNTNELL w/ CLIVE BARNES ^ Upstairs ^ Peter Bruntnell is joined by guitarist Clive Barnes for a short Irish Tour Sept 2015:     Thursday 17th Coughlans Cork Friday 18th Cleeres Theatre Kilkenny Saturday 19th Phil Grimes Waterford City Sunday 20th Upstairs at Whelans Wexford St Dublin

THOMAS LEEB & GARY LUTTON

THOMAS LEEB & GARY LUTTON plus guest ^ Upstairs ^ Have your minds blown by Thomas Leeb the master virtuoso Percusive Fingerstyle guru and Gary Lutton the Winner of Sky Arts Guitar Star

THE ACADEMIC

Aiken promotions presents THE ACADEMIC plus guests CRY MONSTER CRY AMANO _ Main Venue _ Ireland’s new indie-rock sensation The Academic have just announced details of their biggest headline show to date with the band set to perform at Whelan’s this October.

SCULLION

Whelanslive.com present SCULLION plus guest _Main Venue_ http://www.scullion.com/ “Three decades equals a remarkable repertoire in Scullion’s world, most of it drawn from the creative genius of Condell, whose subtle lyricism and matchless melody lines bear scant kinship to anyone else on the planet”

SUMMER SESSIONS #3

SUMMER SESSIONS w/ Complimentary Beer Flights ^ Smoking Area ^ The last Friday of each month we’re hosting our summer sessions – Free Burgers* & a Complimentary Beer Flights*, what more could you want? Don’t forget to tell your friends. FREE ENTRY

NIGHT BLIND

NIGHT BLIND plus guest ^upstairs^ https://www.facebook.com/NightBlind.Band?fref=ts Night Blind is an originals Rock Band from Dublin. Formed in in Dublin in 2011 with the aim of playing original Rock Music with a bluesy edge in the vein of Alice In Chains, Soundgarden, Gun’s N’Roses, Captain Beefheart, ACDC, Faith No More, The Doors etc etc “We work… Read more »

ROCK N ROLL CLOSING PARTY w/ THE HOT SPROCKETS

THE HOT SPROCKETS THE MIGHTY STEF THE 45s FREE ENTRY BEFORE 10:30pm _ Main Venue _ The Rock N Roll Festival & Marathon weekend comes to an end with its closing party at Whelan’s. Come out on August 2nd to hear some of the best bands in the area: THE HOT SPROCKETS

KILA

Whelanslive.com presents KILA plus guest _Main Venue_ http://kila.ie/ Hailed as one of Ireland’s most innovative and exciting bands. The seven members, all from Dublin, come from different musical backgrounds and share a passion to create great music with an ability to absorb influences from across the globe.