Month: October 2015

MIDNIGHT HOUR HALLOWEEN SPECIAL w/ BLUE WHALE, SHRUG LIFE, THAT SNAAKE

HALLOWEEN SPECIAL featuring BLUE WHALE (BELFAST) SHRUG LIFE THAT SNAAKE Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:30pm Get guest list HERE Whelanslive.com is proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland. ——– BLUE WHALE http://bluewhaleband.co.uk/ Blue Whale are an experimental band from Belfast. To celebrate the launch of their new single… Read more »

DECLAN O’ROURKE

Whelanslive.com presents DECLAN O’ROURKE plus guests SAT 5th + SUN 6th DEC _ Main Venue _ ON SALE THUR 22nd OCT, 9am from Wavtickets.ie Declan O’Rourke was a latecomer to the Dublin singer-songwriter scene.But, in his mid-twenties, within months of discovering Dublin’s bustling songwriter open-mic circuit

THE EVERTIDES

THE EVERTIDES No support – Show 9pm ^ Upstairs ^ The Evertides will play our third annual Christmas show, this time in the cozy setting of Whelans Upstairs. We’ll reinvent some Christmas classics, premier some original music and be joined by some VERY special guests. Come join us for a special evening!

NIGHT HOWL w/ PRANKS & TANK GENERAL

Pickled Onion Records presents PRANKS TANK GENERAL Sign up for guest list HERE Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:30pm ////// Night Howl returns Friday 30th October with Pranks and Tanks General, upstairs in Whelans at Midnight     PRANKS http://www.pranks.band — — — — — TANK GENERAL http://www.tanksgeneral.com Entry is FREE before 10.30pm. To be added… Read more »

JOANNE McNALLY (Comedy)

Lisa Richards presents JOANNE McNALLY (Republic Of Telly) plus guests ^ Upstairs ^ Joanne McNally is one of Ireland’s fastest rising comedy stars. She is currently touring “Separated at Birth” with PJ Gallagher, a double headline stand up show that premiered in Vicar Street to great acclaim. Joanne is definitely one to watch.

TIERNEY-BUKSPAN-BOYLE

TIERNEY – BUKSPAN – BOYLE Songs about Love, God & Chickens plus guests Basciville & Clara Byrne ^ Upstairs ^ Mick (Pyro) Tierney, Shelley Bukspan & Ray Boyle, fused together by their musical blends and an affinity for each other’s individual lyrics, vocals and production, play upstairs in Whelans on Wednesday 28th October.

MOTHER MOOCH (Album Launch)

MOTHER MOOCH plus guests JEM MITCHELL SLOUCH ^ Upstairs ^ MOTHER MOOCH ANNOUNCE LAUNCH PARTY FOR THEIR SELF PRODUCED DEBUT ALBUM “NOCTURNES” Tickets priced €7 and €12 (+CD) in advance (incl booking) from www.wavtickets.ie or €8 on the night WATCH MOTHER MOOCH “MY SONG 21” OFFICIAL VIDEO, PRODUCED BY DANNI NOLAN HERE:

AN EVENING WITH GREG DULLI

MCD.ie presents AN EVENING WITH GREG DULLI plus support _ Main Venue _  Greg Dulli To Embark On Solo Tour In Early 2016 With a Date In Whelans on 7th February!! 31-City Tour To Make Stops In Eleven Countries Free Download Of “A Crime” Available Beginning Today At www.gregdulli.com

LE BOOM

LE BOOM plus guest ROSA NUTTY ^ Upstairs ^ ‘Upbeat vibes and great vocals.’ Mmosaic Records NYC Rigsy: “Billed as a demo, but I think they were being a little kind of modest there, recorded… in a warehouse in Brooklyn and they’re signed to a New York label….and playing Electric Picnic next month…very, very promising.”

BRIAN CASEY

BRIAN CASEY plus guest ACTOR ACTOR ^ Upstairs ^         BRIAN CASEY https://www.facebook.com/briancaseymusic https://www.twitter.com/briancaseymusic “Songwriter Brian Casey provides an E.P. steeped in mood and atmosphere with his new record Rain Songs. Opening with the melodic, country inflected feel of ‘Believe’, Brian Casey mature and crafted songwriting takes centre stage within the stylish production of Rain Songs.”