w/ Mike Noga (The Drone’s)
plus special guests
Mike Noga (The Drone’s)
Vanishing Lakes – Adrian Crowley / Matthew Nolan (3epkano) / Kevin Murphy (Seti the First)
Mick Turner, the legendary guitarist for Dirty Three play’s Dublin’s Whelans on Friday 8 August. For this Performance he will be accompanied on drums by Mike Noga The Drones. Mike will also be playing a set of his own material. Also performing on the night are Adrian Crowley / Matthew Nolan (3epkano) / Kevin Murphy (Seti the First) Trio.
Australian artist and musician, known as guitarist with acclaimed instrumental group Dirty Three, along with being a seminal figure in Australian 1980’s post punk being a member of Venom P Stinger, Sick Things and Fungus Brains, has also lent his unique musical prose upon recordings by Catpower, Bonnie Prince Billy and Nick Cave
Mick has been making solo instrumental records since 1997 for Chicago label Drag City.
Now touring in support of his 5th solo album “Don’t tell the driver” released on Drag City records in November 2013.
Mick’s guitar playing is like, “The way that stars are spaced out in the sky.” -Bobby Gillespie
“Mick Turner is an inimitable force, a man whose creative legacy continues to defy and mystify. His work with Dirty Three, his artwork, his collaborative projects – all have an extraordinarily strong voice emanating from within, accentuated by that stuttering, chugging, interminable guitar.” Brendan Telford, http://themusic.com.au
After 8pm strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.
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).