Month: December 2018


LNT & SYNK plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Alternative rock outfits LNT & Synk join forces and kick off the new year with a double headliner in the Whelans upstairs venue on January 22nd. — — — — — LNT LNT use their own brand of alternative-rock to deliver impactful performances, full of… Read more »


MCD proudly presents TOM SPEIGHT plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Londoner singer/songwriter Tom Speight announces headline Dublin show. As a kid, Tom Speight listened endlessly to those early Leonard Cohen albums, even going as far as to borrow his older sister’s classical guitar.


TIJ EVENTS presents MONDO MARCIO plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Mondo Marcio, AKA Gianmarco Marcello, born in Milan on the 1st December 1986. Rapper, beatmaker and music producer. His rapper career began quite early:


  * * * * * THIS SHOW HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE ACADEMY SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED ORIGINAL TICKETS STILL VALID * * * * * MCD proudly presents YOLA plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Yola to make Dublin Debut at Whelan’s. For a girl raised on the coast of Southwest England, where she… Read more »


  * * * * * THIS GIG HAS BEEN POSTPONED SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED * * * * * MCD proudly presents JOHN J PRESLEY plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Singer-songwriter John J Presley today releases his explosive new single ‘Rise And Fall’, the latest offering from the bluesman’s much anticipated forthcoming debut… Read more »

INNI-K (Album Launch)

INNI-K ‘The Hare & the Line’ Album Launch plus support LEMONCELLO _ Main Venue _ Named by RTÉ.ie as “one of ten fierce women defining Irish culture”, Dublin-based singer, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Inni-K has received consistent praise


Whelanslive and Lisa Richards presents AIDAN GREENE STUTTER ISLAND plus support ^ Upstairs ^ After his third successful sold out Edinburgh Fringe run Cavan comedian Aidan Greene returns with his acclaimed show Stutter Island.

101 BEATS PER MINUTE (Album Launch)

Countersunk presents 101 BEATS PER MINUTE ALBUM LAUNCH featured on the night: MARGIE JEAN LEWIS (LIVE) MINCED OATH (LIVE) TWOC (LIVE) DEASY & KARLA HEALION (DJs) _ Main Venue _ 101 Beats Per Minute is a collection of electronic music producers working in varying techniques and styles. Each week a new track is released through Bandcamp accompanied… Read more »


VIA DICE.FM THE SCRATCH plus support _ Main Venue _ “These lads are very good. This is pure original and weird, makes me uncomfortable. Every box ticked” – Rubberbandits “When Metal meets Trad” –


THE INNOCENT BYSTANDER plus support ^ Upstairs ^ The Innocent Bystander announce Whelan’s upstairs show 25th January After a successful year in 2018 with airplay for their single Neon Lights gathering pace with Irish, UK and USA stations play listing the track and two rammed explosive Whelan’s shows.