Month: November 2017


PEPPY plus support CONOR MASON ^ Upstairs ^ Peppy plays his first Whelan’s Upstairs headline show on Wed 15th December. Tickets are available now from TICKETS €5 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F) – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or credit card bookings. Final ticket price may be… Read more »


TRINITY BELLES plus support _ Main Venue _  This all female a cappella group were founded in 2013 in Trinity College Dublin, and have since become a part of the Trinity Singers Society. The girls involved hail from all different faculties of the college, ensuring an eclectic mix of personalities all brought together by the love… Read more »


MIDNIGHT HOUR in association with O’HARA’S CRAFT BEERS presents EMPATHY plus support Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm, FREE every Thur & O’Hara’s Craft Beers are proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.


VIA EVENTBRITE.IE MESCALITO, SHUNYA & SARAH RED ^ Upstairs ^ MESCALITO Mescalito play their final show with their current line-up on the 24th of November upstairs in Whelan’s. Bassist Kevin Higgins is moving on to other things and will celebrating his time with the band in what promises to be a night filled with… Read more »


ATTENTION BÉBÉ CHRISTMAS PARTY No support – Show 8:45 _ Main Venue _ From the airy but moist chambers of a quaint kitchen in the renowned Portobello, a 12-piece band were born, kicking and screaming with brass in one hand and well wrapped parcels in the other.


OnHand Booking presents LEE SCRATCH PERRY plus support _ Main Venue _  Regarded with awe throughout the music world Lee “Scratch” Perry holds status as one of the most enduring and original reggae producers and artists of all time. From his early days in Kingston Jamaica through to his production of some Wailers classics and… Read more »


Aiken Promotions presents THE SECRET SISTERS plus support DANNI NICHOLLS _ Main Room _ There are two ways of handling a dangerous, raging river: you can surrender and let it carry you away, or you can swim against the flow. For The Secret Sisters, there was a point after the release of their last record when… Read more »


Aiken promotions presents I’M WITH HER plus support _ Main Venue _  Delighted to announce the incredible trio I’m With Her will perform at Whelans on 12th May 2018. A band of extraordinary chemistry and exquisite musicianship, I’m With Her features Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O’Donovan.


ON SALE FRI 10th NOV, 10am Aiken Promotions presents MARLON WILLIAMS plus support CUT WORMS _ Main Venue _ Delighted to announce the incredible Marlon Williams will perform at Whelans on Saturday the 24th February 2018. Marlon Williams returns with his first headline tour in over a year, supporting his new single ‘Vampire Again’

DR. JOHN COOPER CLARKE present DR. JOHN COOPER CLARKE plus support MIKE GARRY _ Main Venue _ POET; MOVIE STAR; ROCK STAR; TV & RADIO PRESENTER; COMEDIAN; SOCIAL & CULTURAL COMMENTATOR “I say to people, have you heard of John Cooper Clarke and if they say, yes, yeah he’s an absolute genius and you just go, ‘oh –… Read more »