Month: August 2018

MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ TAYNE + END OF NEW

MIDNIGHT HOUR in association with O’HARA’S CRAFT BEERS presents TAYNE plus support END OF NEW Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm, Sign up for GUEST LIST Whelanslive.com & O’Hara’s Craft Beers are proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.

A NIGHT FOR NOLLAIG ft. HIGH HOPES CHOIR & FRIENDS

in aid of Focus Ireland A NIGHT FOR NOLLAIG featuring HIGH HOPES CHOIR with special guests AMI GRADY, EAMONN THOMPSON & MORE ^ Upstairs ^ A Night for Nollaig Noel Mc Mahon (1955 – 2017) was born on Christmas Day, known to many singer songwriters as ‘Nollaig.’ His life was his songs and looking after… Read more »

ALL IN THIS TOGETHER ft. ELKIN

in aid of Pieta House ALL IN THIS TOGETHER featuring ELKIN, AMY ELLEN + PETE PAMF ^ Upstairs ^ It’s back! The next All In This Together in aid of Pieta House! We have another 3 amazing acts. Headlined by the incredible Elkin, been trying to work these into a lineup for a while now

TOSHÍN

VIA EVENTBRITE.IE TOSHÍN “BOY LISTEN” SINGLE LAUNCH plus support REGROOVANATION BOBBY & THE BLUNTS ^ Upstairs ^ Toshín will be bringing their soul-infused pop-funk to Whelan’s on the 2nd of October to celebrate the release of their début single “Boy Listen”. This will be their biggest headline show to date, having built a buzz across… Read more »

WHITE DENIM

ON SALE FRI 31st AUG, 9AM MCD Proudly presents WHITE DENIM plus support LYLO _ Main Venue _ Tickets €22.90 including booking fee on sale Friday 31st August at 9am from Ticketmaster ‘In his 1942 essay The Myth of Sisyphus, Camus wrote that “All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning.”

YUNGBLUD

Aiken Promotions presents YUNGBLUD plus support CARLIE HANSON CARLIE 8:30 // YUNGBLUD 9:30 _ Main Venue _  DEBUT ALBUM ‘21ST CENTUARY LIABILITY’ OUT NOW Following on from the sell-out success of Yungblud’s UK tour, the Yorkshire-born singer-songwriter has announced additional tour dates which includes a headline show for Whelans, 6TH March 2019.

BODEGA

MCD proudly presents BODEGA plus support GONG GONG GONG _ Main Venue _ New York art-pop five-piece Bodega will bring their highly hyped live show to Whelan’s Dublin, February next year. Bodega are filmmakers and vocalists Ben Hozie and Nikki Belfiglio with Montana Simone (drums), Madison Velding-Vandam (guitar) and Heather Elle (bass).

SOMA #021 ft. VERNON JANE & DRIVELIGHT

SOMA #021 featuring VERNON JANE & DRIVELIGHT plus SOMA Resident DJs DOORS 11PM CLICK HERE FOR GUEST LIST ^ Upstairs ^  Last month was an absolute shred fest with killer sets from Bullet Girl and Girlfriend. We return this month with Vernon Jane and Drivelight, these have been two SOMA favourites for a long time and we… Read more »

DEEP SKY OBJECTS

DEEP SKY OBJECTS plus support THE KERBS ^ Upstairs ^ “…unleashing an impassioned and dramatic chorus that pulls the listener in by the throat” – Hotpress “One of Ireland’s best up-and-coming bands” – Irish Examiner

AISLINN LOGAN

ON SALE FRI 17th AUG, 10AM MCD Proudly presents AISLINN LOGAN plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Aislinn Logan has that rare ability to meld disparate sounds into a cohesive whole that makes unlikely genre bedfellows a natural fit. Her scene-setting lyrics are delivered with a vocal that conveys someone who has lived through her subject… Read more »