Month: January 2018

THEO KATZMAN

Aiken Promotions presents THEO KATZMAN & FOUR FINE GENTLEMEN plus support BRIDGET KEARNEY _ Main Venue _ If you’ve heard the name Theo Katzman recently, you probably know him as the singing drummer and guitarist in the funk band Vulfpeck. But with his 2017 release, Heartbreak Hits, Katzman returns to his roots as a rock and… Read more »

ONES TO WATCH 2018 – EXTRA DAY

EXTRA DAY ADDED DAY TICKET // WKND TICKET Whelanslive.com presents in association with Hop House 13 & IMRO ONES TO WATCH 2018 50+ Bands across 3 stages THUR 18th, FRI 19th, SAT 20th, SUN 21st & MON 22nd JAN //////////// Whelan’s Ones to Watch festival is back! Now in it’s 8th year, we’re continuing our… Read more »

WOW – WOMEN ON WEDNESDAYS

WOW – WOMEN ON WEDNESDAYS Music from Claire Z, Niamh Regan & Mongoose Comedy with Laura Byrne MC Eve Darcy ^ Upstairs ^ Delighted to announce that WOW – Women on Wednesdays is back, kicking off 2018 on Wed January 31st upstairs in Whelan’s! We’ve another amazing line-up of music, comedy, conversation and celebration of female creativity from 8pm… Read more »

PINHOLE & SILLK

PINHOLE special guests SILLK ^ Upstairs ^   PINHOLE http://www.facebook.com/pinholemusic Pinhole are a quirky Irish-based 4 piece, brandishing the “alternative” flag but deliberately skating over genre boundaries with the result that they stand alone in their unique sound. Having tried and tested new material in venues in Dublin and Cork. (Whelans, The Bello Bar, Coughlans… Read more »

PAUL CURRIE: RELEASE THE BABOONS

PAUL CURRIE RELEASE THE BABOONS plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Paul Currie comes to Whelan’s with his anarchic, bread-filled masterpiece Release the Baboons after a triumphant run Fringe Festivals around the world. Enter a comedy sweat flume of mime puppets and crowd participation on an epic scale.

MERCURY REV

Aiken Promotions presents MERCURY REV Celebrates Deserter’s Songs 20th Anniversary with a very special acoustic and intimate Performance plus support LYLA FOY _ Main Venue _ Tickets priced €35 go on sale this Friday 19th January at 9am through www.ticketmaster.ie & usual outlets nationwide. An intimate, acoustic evening featuring many of the stories and songs

JOSH T. PEARSON (Band)

Aiken Promotions presents JOSH T. PEARSON (Band) plus support ERIKA WENNERSTROM _ Main Venue _ Josh T. Pearson has announced a date for Whelans on 18th May 2018 in support of his forthcoming album The Straight Hits! Out 13 April 2018 Listen to first track, ‘Straight to the Top!’

GRANDMASTER FLASH in OPIUM

Whelanslive & On Hand presents GRANDMASTER FLASH BRAND NEW A.V. SHOW HIP HOP PEOPLE, PLACES & THINGS ≈ OPIUM UPSTAIRS ≈ DOORS 9:30pm – SHOW 10pm In the past, whenever you saw your favourite hip hop DJ play, it has only been about what you hear, not what you see. But what if you could… Read more »

NIALL CASH

NIALL CASH plus support ^ Upstairs ^ ‘Singer-songwriter from Wexford Ireland, currently studying songwriting in BIMM Dublin. Niall has implemented many influences from the likes of Ben Howard, Damien Rice and James Bay to form a muse of folk/pop.

PETER OREN

MCD.ie presents PETER OREN plus support PATRICK M BARRETT (HEDGE SCHOOLS) ^ Upstairs ^ Tickets: €12.00 inc booking fee on sale Monday 15th January 10am from Ticketmaster Ireland Indiana-born, everywhere-based singer-songwriter Peter Oren possesses a remarkable singing voice, low and deep and richly textured