Month: November 2018

WELCOME TO THE NEW WORLD ft. NINA HYNES • DELUSH • AILIE. & MORE

Born Optimistic proudly presents WELCOME TO THE NEW WORLD A Transcendental Music Experience w/ NINA HYNES • DELUSH • AILIE. • NATALYA O’FLAHERTY • STRANGE BY NATURE • SILA • DUTCH DILIGENCE • CHRISTOPHER COLM MORRIN _ Main Venue _ Welcome to the new world. An invitation to an interactive / participatory concert with planetary… Read more »

PADRAIG JACK

PADRAIG JACK plus support ^ upstairs ^ Born and raised on the largest Aran island, the music of bilingual artist Padraig Jack is influenced by his surroundings as much as it is by James Taylor, Van Morrison, Paul Brady and The Eagles.

SKINNY LIVING

MOVED TO MAIN VENUE DUE TO DEMAND Aiken Promotions presents SKINNY LIVING plus support _ Main Venue _ Off the back of a sold-out UK tour in September, Skinny Living announce an extensive UK and Ireland headline tour for March 2019. A Dublin date is announced for Upstairs at Whelans, 8th March 2019.

LAURA GIBSON

ON SALE FRI 16th NOV, 10AM Aiken Promotions presents LAURA GIBSON plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Laura Gibson is an internationally acclaimed multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter, born and raised in the small Oregon logging town of Coquille.

THE OCELOTS

Whelanslive.com presents THE OCELOTS plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Situated in Wexford, twins Brandon and Ashley combine to create The Ocelots. They have crafted their songwriting and musical experience together to produce a forceful blend of rich harmonies and bare, raw acoustic folk. The Ocelots started originally through busking around Ireland, before playing their music… Read more »

JIGJAM + ÍMAR

JIGJAM + ÍMAR plus support _ Main Venue _ JIGJAM http://www.jigjam.ie https://www.facebook.com/jigjamlive https://twitter.com/jigjamlive https://instagram.com/jigjamlive JigJam are a multi-award winning quartet from the heart of the midlands in Ireland. Blending the best of traditional Irish music with Bluegrass and Americana in a new genre which has been branded as ‘I-Grass’ (Irish influenced Bluegrass)

WHISKEY MYERS

Aiken Promotions presents WHISKEY MYERS DIE ROCKIN’ TOUR plus support WARTOAD _ Main Venue _ NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Genre-bending band Whiskey Myers have built a loyal following through their hard-rocking live shows and will soon take the in-demand set overseas for the 2019 Die Rockin’ Tour.

COLUM TYRRELL & SEAN FINNERTY

COLUM TYRRELL & SEAN FINNERTY plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Whelan’s presents a night of hilarity with two of New York’s funniest Irish Comedians. Colum Tyrrell and Sean Finnerty are two of the most talked about and exciting acts in the New York comedy scene today.

MODERNLOVE. + LOVE GHOST

MODERNLOVE. plus support LOVE GHOST ^ Upstairs ^ MODERNLOVE. https://www.facebook.com/modernloveband/ Drogheda based outfit who are crafting some seriously catchy upbeat indie & alt-pop anthems. Formed in 2014, Modern Love. have played support slots to the likes of The Academic, Apella & Hudson Taylor and have earned a firm following for their ethereal and energetic live shows…. Read more »

A.J. CROCE

Whelanslive.com presents A.J. CROCE plus support _ Main Venue _ We are proud to announce that A.J. CROCE will be playing Whelan’s on Sun 17th Feb 8pm. Tickets are available now from Whelanslive.com According to Willie Nelson, “A.J. Croce has wisdom beyond his years.