Month: October 2016

DANNY O’BRIEN

DANNY O’BRIEN “Who breaks up with Stella?” Plus special guests Fri 18th & Sat 19th Nov ^ Upstairs ^ Following in the footsteps of Simon Pegg, Dylan Moran and Dara Ó Briain – Danny was hand picked this year to perform as part of the iconic “Best of The Edinburgh Fest” Show and has just… Read more »

JUDE JOHNSTONE

* * * * * THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED REFUNDS FROM POINT OF SALE SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED * * * * * Oldflattop.com presents JUDE JOHNSTONE w/ Dave Keary (guitar) & Linley Hamilton (trumpet & flugal horn) ^ Upstairs ^ Jude Johnstone: The story so far… Born in Bar Harbor, Maine, Jude Johnstone began writing… Read more »

THOMAS LEEB, GARY LUTTON & MICKEY MURPHY

THOMAS LEEB, GARY LUTTON & MICKEY MURPHY Percussive Fingerstyle Acoustic Virtuosity ^ Upstairs ^ THOMAS LEEB Thomas Leeb is one of the world’s foremost Percussive Fingerstyle Guitar Virtuoso’s, Austrian born Thomas Leeb plays a style he calls ‘the bastard child of acoustic fingerstyle’. This style owes as much to percussive techniques as traditional fingerstyle guitar… Read more »

DREAMING OF JUPITER

DREAMING OF JUPITER LIGHT OF MY LIFE Single Launch and Art Exhibition plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Dreaming Of Jupiter are set to release Alt-Pop influenced debut single ‘Light Of My Life’ in Whelan’s Dublin on October 20th. The band have collaborated with a team of Dublin’s most talented artists

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ GHOST ROBOTS

featuring – GHOST ROBOTS plus support BOB SKELETON Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm – Free b4 10:30pm Sign up for guest list HERE Whelanslive.com is proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ LONG TAIL

featuring – LONG TAIL plus support JACKDAWS Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm – Free b4 10:30pm Sign up for guest list HERE Whelanslive.com is proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.

KING KONG CLUB

The Home of Enthusiasm returns for Season 11! KING KONG CLUB featuring Monkey Bath Montauk Hotel The Ya Ya Vuze Catriona F Vulpes The Ennis Brothers & more tbc ^ Upstairs ^ 8pm // FREE ENTRY The King Kong Club is a weekly battle of the bands with a twist; The Clap-O-Meter! The band that… Read more »

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ THE HARDCHARGERS

Live from the Window at Whelan’s THE HARDCHARGERS – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 10:30pm – FREE before 10:30pm “It’s so quirky and unique even I find it difficult to describe, so here’s the closest analogy I can think of: it’s what might ensue if Jimi Hendrix met Velvet Underground on Muddy Waters’ front porch… Read more »

HARDWICKE CIRCUS

HARDWICKE CIRCUS plus support ^ Upstairs ^ From their base in the border city of Carlisle, Hardwicke Circus are 7 piece group well versed in the dark arts of Rock and social music.

PETER BYRNE & CONOR MAHONY (Album Launch)

Conor Byrne presents PETER BYRNE & CONOR MAHONY LAND & SEA ALBUM LAUNCH plus guests EILISH MOORE, CHRISTY MOORE & LUKE CHEEVERS plus poet THEO DORGAN _ Main Venue _ Performance: 8.30pm (approx.) CELEBRATING THE RELEASE OF ‘LAND AND SEA’ Together for just two years, singer Peter Byrne and guitarist Conor Mahony have worked steadily to… Read more »