After a list of summer festivals under their belt, including a tour of The Hard Rock Cafes in Germany and a reckoning show at Download Festival in The UK along with a stomping set at Westport Music Festival last month,Kopek have announced that they will perform at the legendary Dublin venue ‘Whelans’ on August 3rd.
The powerhouse trio that is Kopek, returned from the USA earlier this year to release debut album ‘White Collar Lies in Europe. The album has since, received critical acclaim from UK and Irish Press. Various tracks from the album have been synced across TV and Film; such as the new American Pie film “American Reunion” along with “Saw 3D”. Syncs within TV include “Sky Sports” and various MTV shows such as “Punk’d, The Real World, Jersey Shore and The Challenge” to name a few.
Kopek have been touring the U.S for the past year in support of ‘White Collar Lies’ US Release. Their U.S released single “Cocaine Chest Pains” reached #25 in the American Active Rock Charts and went Top 10 in Canada in Active Rock Station for ten weeks. They are now back in Ireland and will be touring Nationally in the coming weeks along with multiple single releases taken from their album ‘White Collar Lies’, which is now available in Ireland, the UK and Europe.
What the press say:
“An energetic blend of good old fashioned rock n’ roll ” – The Sunday Times
“A band who mean business. ‘White Collar Lies’ holds the attention from start to finish” – THE IRISH TIMES
“Polished and perfect” – The Daily Star Newspaper
“A Powerful Debut”- Hotpress
“The soundtrack to your summer 2012″ – The Mirror newspaper
“Dynamic and soulful debut album” – Classic Rock Magazine
“A refined display of power” – Kerrang Magazine
“Every single song counts” – Metal Hammer
AFTER THE GIG
Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue (FREE ENTRY, 12am).