Category: News

EILEN JEWELL

Whelanslive.com presents EILEN JEWELL plus special guests “Sometimes as darkly damaged as Lucinda Williams, at others as defiant and teasing as prime Peggy Lee and always authentically Americana in the Gillian Welch tradition … She’s mighty good.” – The LA Times Inexplicably not yet a household name, alt-country starlet Eilen Jewell may be already known to more people… Read more »

ENEMIES

ENEMIES plus guests CROUPIER SPIES Enemies return for their first Dublin headliner in 2 years, kicking off an extensive European tour.

LIVE FROM THE WINDOW
w/ THE OLD TIRE SWINGERS

Live from the Window at Whelan’s THE OLD TIRE SWINGERS [Bluegrass / Old Time String Band from California] – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 7pm // FREE ENTRY When Paul Chesterton first heard bluegrass music back in 2003, he fell in love with the banjo.

FOSSIL COLLECTIVE

MCD.ie presents FOSSIL COLLECTIVE + guests Fossil Collective, a two-piece from Leeds, consists of multi instrumentalists David Fendick and Jonny Hooker.

THE YOUNG FOLK

THE YOUNG FOLK plus guests GENTRY MORRIS & SINEAD WHITE The Dublin five piece have been touring parts of Ireland, Scandinavia and North America over the past 9 months whiles performing at some of Irelands well known festival such as Electric Picnic, Sea Sessions, Valentia Isle Festival and The Spirit of Folk Festival. The Young… Read more »

WE BANJO 3

Whelanslive.com presents WE BANJO 3 & special guests “Traditional Album Of The Year 2012” Irish Times

THE MILK CARTON KIDS

Harmonic presents THE MILK CARTON KIDS plus guest MOSSY NOLAN The Milk Carton Kids, a harmonizing, minimalist duo, use two guitars and two voices to create a new combination of back-porch Americana and classic folk.

NEW REST ALBUM STREAM

Rest release their second LP I Hold The Wolf on Out On A Limb on February 1st but you can hear it right now streaming on soundcloud. They play Whelan’s Upstairs on Saturday 9th February with Wizards of Firetop Mountain, Ilenkus & Guilty Optics.

CAHALEN MORRISON & ELI WEST

MUSICLEE.IE presents CAHALEN MORRISON & ELI WEST When Cahalen Morrison & Eli West released their stunning debut album, The Holy Coming of The Storm it met with instantaneous reaction on both sides of the Atlantic.

GAVIN JAMES

MCD.ie presents GAVIN JAMES plus guests Dublin sensation Gavin James has just announced details of an exclusive headline performance at Whelan’s on Friday, March 22nd 2013