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After the release of their new video for “Are You Bored?” Chinese Newspaper are headlining Whelans (upstairs) with support from Nerves & Hales Lake on March 27th.

€7 entry

Chinese Newspaper is a 4 piece fuzz pop band from Navan Co.Meath built of Nathan Merriman on drums, Killian Barrett on vocals/guitar, Aran McGilick on bass & Steven Rafferty on lead guitar, over the last year has gained some traction since the release of their last single “If Not Now Then When” playing shows such as Vantastival festival, opening for Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes at the Tivoli Theatre & being part of an all Irish line up at the Button Factory on Halloween night. Chinese Newspaper set to release their first EP as a 4 piece band mid 2019 following the release of their latest video “Are You Bored?” released on March 2nd.

“the Navan trio are an extremely tight operation, loud, order within the disorder” – Remy

“It’s all very unhinged and raucous but in a clearly very tight and honed manner.” –


€7 on the door

Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required


Whelan’s Silent Disco, every Mon, Tue & Wed from 11pm – 2 DJs, just pick the one you like best [Free Entry] plus Late Bar.