Month: October 2018


CÚIG plus support _ Main Venue _ This Irish five piece band, with members from Armagh and Tyrone, are tearing up the rule book with their bold approach to Irish Traditional music. Following the release of their critically acclaimed debut album, ‘New Landscapes’


SARABETH + GLEN MITCHELL ^ Upstairs ^           SARABETH The familiar saying “everything is bigger in Texas” comes to mind when describing powerhouse Country vocalist and Texas native, SaraBeth.  Born and raised in Dallas, SaraBeth is a contemporary country singer- songwriter who is making her mark in Nashville


MCD proudly presents SILVERBACKS plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Hailing from Dublin, Silverbacks are a thrilling prospect, delivering their own louche take on NYC-indebted rock: slack enough for the tastemakers while also mining a particularly poppy vein, catching the ears of those with a taste for a good hook.


MCD proudly presents OSCAR BLUE plus support ^ Upstairs ^ “The lilting melodies and commanding songwriting of Oscar Blue’s ‘Madrugada’ portray an artist far longer in the tooth than just 19… With a set of sweet lyrics delivered perfectly underneath the artist’s vocal delivery


MCD proudly presents HamsandwicH plus support 3rd & FINAL SHOW THUR 13th, FRI 14th & SAT 15th DEC _ Main Venue _ One of Ireland’s most enthralling live acts in recent times, Kells, Co. Meath band HamsandwicH are well known for their incendiary live performances which has established them as one of the top touring acts in the country.


MCD proudly presents ZIGGY ALBERTS (AUS) plus support HARRISON STORM _ Main Venue _ Ziggy Alberts is an independent singer/songwriter, free-surfer & environmental enthusiast from the East Coast of Australia.

BLEEDING HEART PIGEONS presents BLEEDING HEART PIGEONS plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Join Bleeding Heart Pigeons for an intimate performance in Whelan’s upstairs on Sat 15th Dec. Tickets €12 are on sale now from


* * * * * THIS GIG HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 29th NOVEMBER SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED ORIGINAL TICKETS STILL VALID OR REFUNDS FROM POINT OF SALE * * * * * Statement from the band: “Due to personal rearrangements and unforeseeable circumstances, we have had to reschedule some of our UK and Ireland dates to… Read more »


CCCAHOOTS plus support DOORS 8PM _ Main Venue _ CCCahoots, Cork’s best loved comedy troupe (Tadhg Hickey, Dominic MacHale & Laura O’ Mahony) whose work has been described by Channel 4 Comedy Dept. as, ‘Brilliant, such a great range’, are back with a brand new live show!


ON SALE TUE 23rd OCT, 3PM MCD proudly presents ANOTHER SKY plus support CLOUD CASTLE LAKE ^ Upstairs ^ Tickets €13 Inc. booking fee on sale today October 23rd at 3pm from Ticketmaster. Another Sky Release New Single ‘Avalanche’ | Begin their ‘Open Rehearsals’ residency at Servant Jazz Quarters tonight (sold out)