Forbidden Fruit announced some details of its night parties in Dublin city to take place once the Kilmainham festival is over in Dublin 8.
Announced so far?
SATURDAY 3RD Booka Shade @ Button Factory Mall Grab & 67 @ The Grand Social Snakehips & LUI @ Opium Rooms Special Guest to be announced @ Tengu Hot Chip (DJ Set) @ Wigwam Ghost Culture & More @ Wah Wah Club Mother Club SUNDAY 4TH Maceo Plex & Gardens Of God @ Button Factory District Magazine with Brame & Hamo + more to be announced @ The Grand Social KiNK & Hybrasil @ Opium Rooms Peggy Gou and more @ Tengu Special Guest to be announced @ Wigwam Denis Sulta and more @ Wah Wah Club Special Guest to be announced @ Chelsea Drug Store Special Guest to be announced @ Xico MONDAY 5TH DJ Deece @ Button Factory Wastee @ The Grand Social Orange Tree Edits @ Chelsea Drug Store Tickets
Entry for all these events require tickets bought at the festival only and you can only buy a ticket for the days you’re at the festival..
The Forbidden Fruit After Party Bus leaves Kilmainham at 11:00pm sharp and heads into the city.
Posted on May 17th, 2017
6 new acts were added to Forbidden Fruit Festival today for the festival on from Saturday 3rd to Monday 5th Juneat The Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin.
Booka Shade, Tycho, Jax Jones, Hot Chip (DJ Set), Fatima Yamaha and Snakehips
Headliners include Aphex Twin, Bon Iver and Orbital.
More announcements next week along with the day-by-day breakdown. Tickets on Ticketmaster are.
3 Day Tickets (Sat / Sun / Mon)
General Sale – €145.50 (On Sale)
2 Day Weekend Tickets (Sat / Sun)
Tier 2 – €109.50 (ON SALE)
Saturday Day Tickets
Tier 2 – €59.50 (ON SALE) Tier 3 – €64.50
Sunday Day Tickets
Tier 2 – €59.50 (ON SALE) Tier 3 – €64.50
Monday Day Tickets
General Sale – €59.50 (ON SALE)
Posted on March 10th, 2017
Forbidden Fruit weekend so to keep things going after the stage times were announced earlier, here’s a two hour Spotify playlist to get you in the mood. Listen on Spotify Tracklisting Jamie xx – I Know There’s Gonna Be Good Times Run The Jewels – Close Your Eyes (and count to fuck) Kelela – Guns & Synths Tensnake – Love Sublime (feat. Nile Rodgers & Fiora) Jessie Ware – Tough Love (Cyril Hahn remix) Joey Bada$$ – Teach Me (feat. Kiesza) Fatboy Slim – Gangsta Trippin’ Wu-Tang Clan – A Better Tomorrow Onra – Love Tip (feat. MC Melodee) Fatima – Family Tei Shi – Bassically Sleep Thieves – You Want The Night East India Youth – Turn Away Nicolas Jaar – No One Is Looking At U Floating Points – Nuits Sonore Damian Lazarus – Sacred Dance of the Demon Gorgon City – Ready For Your Love (feat. MNEK) Waze & Odyssey – Bump & Grind 2014 Hot Since 82 – Restless Ejeca – Jalek Baths – Ocean Death Booka Shade – Line Of Fire (feat. Karin Park) Booka Brass Band – BBB Mr Scruff – Get a Move On! Lorenzo Senni – Elegant and Never Tiring Maya Jane Coles – Comfort Blooms – Skin Earl Sweatshirt – Grief Nialler9 x Forbidden Fruit Spotify Playlist
Posted on May 26th, 2015
Forbidden Fruit have announced their lineup for the festival to take place in Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin city from Friday May 29th – Sunday May 31st.
The lineup leans heavily on electronic and hip-hop with:
Wu Tang Clan, Fatboy Slim, Run The Jewels, Booka Shade, Joey Bada$$, Ejeca, Earl Sweatshirt, Cyril Hahn, Mr Scruff, Dusky and Bakermat. Tickets
Early bird tickets are €99.50+ are on sale Thursday at 9am from
Posted on January 28th, 2015
Skip to day: Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon Ticket giveaways this week: How to enter to win – Email with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along with your full name and phone number in the body of the message. Full info on each show below. Draw closes at 6pm the day before the gig or Friday 3pm latest for weekend gigs. [email protected] Tuesday April 29th Wednesday April 30th The Amazing Snakeheads @ Whelan’s Upstairs (€15) [Rock] Snarling Glasgow Begbie psychedelic rock. Joan As Policewoman @ Button Factory (€20) [Pop/rock] Joan Wasser has returned with a more soulful set. Yuck @ The Workman’s Club (€16,.50) [Rock] London based, shoegaze noise rockers Thursday May 1st Friday May 2nd The Beatyard: Mo Kolours, All City DJs @ The Bernard Shaw (Free, 8pm) [Hip-hop] Free show from the Mauritian UK rapper/beatmaker. Has a song about his dog. May Day Fest @ Twisted Pepper (Free, 8pm) [Hip-hop] We’re Not Leaving present talks/workshops on topics impacting the youth crisis in Ireland, followed by live music/DJs: Fox E And The Good Hands, Gi, Costello and more. ( Details) Lake Street Dive @ Whelan’s (€17) [Jazz/soul pop] Boston band on the rise. Barretstown Inspirations @ Olympia Theatre, Dublin (€36.50) [Charity] Jack L, The Riptide Movement, The Stunning, The 4 Of Us, Paddy Casey, Republic Of Loose, The Hot Sprockets and the Barretstown Allstars. Good Vibrations Screening with Terri Hooley & Guests @ The Sugar Club (€12) [Folk/pop] Screening of the film about Terri Hooley’s musical escapades in Belfast. Plus Q&A. The Beatyard: Young Hearts Run Free: Normski @ Twisted Pepper (€13, WIN TICKETS) [Rap] British rapper, DJ, and businessman, known for his work as a BBC television presenter. Q+A and afterparty. F ree to DJ Jazzy Jeff for first 30 people. The Beatyard: DJ Jazzy Jeff @ Twisted Pepper (€20, 10pm) [DJ] Will Smith’s former partner in crime. Black Dot – “TIME” Single Release Party @ The Pygmalion (Free before 12, 10pm) [Dance] Black Dot will guest at White Collar Boy’s residency in Pygmalion to launch his first release. Unfinished Business @ Mabos, Hanover Quay, Dublin (€11-€15, BYOB) [Electronic] Electronic hypnotics from Adultrock, folk multi-instrumentalist Sive and a debut show from dream-poppers Lyttet. Saturday May 3rd The Big Blue Festival: Feather (Live) + DJ sets from Richie Kaboogie and T-woc, @ The Bernard Shaw (4pm, Free) Manma Saor [All-dayer] A day long event of pizza, experimental food, talks, workshops, live music, DJs, Free pizza and craft beer tasting during the day. May Day Fest @ Twisted Pepper (Free, 8pm) [Hip-hop] We’re Not Leaving present talks/workshops on topics impacting the youth crisis in Ireland, followed by live music/DJs: Fox E And The Good Hands, Gi, Costello and more. 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Bank Holiday Sunday May 4th The Gentleman’s Academy Disco Brunch @ Damson Diner (€25, 2pm) [Club] DJs, nice food and a high propensity for messing. Forza Italo @ The Odessa Club, Dublin (€10 – €15) [Club]Giro d’Italia-theme with Helena Hauff new wave synth music from Gib Elastic Witch and mutant Italo from Antoni Maiovvi. Kan @ Whelan’s (€16.50) [Trad] Highly-regarded modern trad band. Matthew & The Atlas @ Academy 2 (€11) [Folk] Textured Americana on Communion Records. The Beatyard: Tim Sweeney @ The Bernard Shaw, Dublin (Free) [DJs] Beats in Space DJ. Support from Joma and Grosstadlichter. Ibibio Sound Machine @ The Sugar Club (€14/€16, 9pm) [African Dance music] West African highlife, disco, post-punk & psychedelic electro soul.. Grandmaster Flash @ The Villager (€15) [Hip-hop] He basically started hip-hop DJing. Hidden Agenda and Bruce Willis: Maribou State, Pedestrian @ Button Factory (€8-€12, 11pm) [Electronic] I really like Pedestrian’s Hoyle Road tune. Major Problems presents: Torn Hawk (Live) / TR-One / Boya + Daire Carolan @ Undisclosed Warehouse (€8/€10, 10:30pm, WIN TICKETS) [Party] L.I.E.S. released DJ and Rising by Pitchfork. May Bank Holiday Special : Crazy P (DJ Set), Billy Scurry & This Greedy Pig DJs @ The Hub (€8 up, 10:30pm) [Party] Does that venue still have THAT smell? Find out tonight. Network #4 @ The Grand Social (€15-€20) [Party] Dave Clarke, DJ Jus-Ed, Marquis Hawkes, Lunar Disko and more. The Beatyard: Bodytonic & Bedlam Present: Kolsch, Adultrock [EP Launch Party], Bedlam DJs @ Twisted Pepper (€15, 10:30pm) [Electronic] Kompakt DJ ( ‘Goldfish’ is epic) and launch of Adultrock’s Chants EP. Plus special guest DJs. Monday May 5th
Posted on April 28th, 2014
Skip to day: Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon Ticket freebies this week: How to enter – Email with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along with your full name and phone number in the body of the message. Full info on each show below. Draw closes at 6pm the day before the gig. [email protected] Tuesday April 22nd Wednesday April 23rd Thursday April 24th The Beatyard: Revolver Project Presents Gangs + The Clameens @ Twisted Pepper (€8) [Rock] Dublin garage rock / Derry pop rock. GoldenBeck: The Barley Mob, Miss Kate & the Higher State, Mongoose @ The Workman’s Club (€5) [Indie/alternative] Second in the series of ‘GoldenPlec & Claire Beck Presents. Si Schroeder, Dylan Tighe, Brian Mooney @ The New Theatre (€5) [Folk/indie] part of Beyond The Bookshelf festival. See also Friday: The Statics, Matthew Nolan & Kevin Murphy / Saturday: Rufus Coates & The Blackened Trees, Niall Thomas Eli Paperboy Reed @ Whelan’s (€16.50) [Soul] Vintage soul and R&B – ‘Come and Get It’ THE CLUBHOUSE launch night @ The Grand Social (€5, 11pm) [Ne club] Feat. midnight screening of David LaChapelle dance doc Rize, 90’s covers band Gin ‘N Juice, DJs Clean Bandit @ The Academy (€19.90) [Pop] ‘Rather Be’ chart makers. Junior Spesh & CNTRL Present: Greymatter @ Twisted Pepper (€8/€5) [Electronic] & KRL (Wolf Music, UK) Southpaw DJ. Friday April 25th Saturday April 26th The Beatyard: The Animators Day Out @ The Bernard Shaw (2pm, Free) [Rap] Irish rap group. Come On Live Long, Toast Cat Trio @ Whelan’s (€10) [Alternative] First headline show of 2014 as a fundraiser for upcoming Canadian mini tour. Sinead White @ Whelan’s Upstairs (€5) [Singer-songwriter] Charming performer with a knack for audience participation involving kazoos. Flaming June Records presents Patrick Kelleher + Haüer @ The MART, Rathmines (€7, BYOB) [Alternative] Gallery fundraiser Let’s Set Sail @ St. Werburgh’s Church (€10) [Alternative] A copy of the EP and free entry into Whelan’s after the gig. Staring At Lakes @ Bello Bar, Portobello (€5) [Alternative] Staring at Lakes are a six piece alternative band based in Dublin. Margie Lewis, Maria Somerville @ The Joinery (€8/€10/BYOB) [Alternative] Lewis is a classically trained violinist and jazz vocalist who uses loop pedals / Somerville is Connemara native singer. Booka Shade @ Vicar Street (€27.50 up) [Dance] Large scale stage show by the long-standing German duo. Punch Face Champions, Between Screams @ The Grand Social (€6.50) [Alternative/rock] Double A Side launch & Exhibition by Kevin Goss-Ross. Neon Disco Club @ Pacino’s (€10, Midnight) [DJs] TXFM’s Kelly-Anne Byrne, Claire Beck and The Phantom Vandal DJ. Subject/POGO: Perc @ Twisted Pepper (€12, 10:30pm) [Electronic] Album launch. Plus Niall Cleary. Hidden Agenda: Flight Facilities @ Button Factory (Sold out) [Dance] Still tickets left for Up Up Buffet. Darklight Festival Party 2014 @ The Generator (€15, 10pm) [Party] AV/DJ sets from disco doyens Forza Italo and post-punk pros Gib & Peter (Elastic Witch/Skinny Wolves). Sunday April 27th Monday April 28th Watch Game Of Thrones and Mad Men?
Posted on April 22nd, 2014
Ticket giveaway time:
Booka Shade have been around for 25 years now and their music has always had a captive audience. They return to Vicar Street next Saturday April 26th with a brand new stage show that is supposed to be pretty insane looking.
Finally, French DJ/producer
Brodinski is hitting The Academy on Saturday May 10th with his bromance buddies Louisahhh!!! and Club Cheval. How to enter to win tickets
Win tickets to one of these shows by mailing
with your name and then preference of the three in the subject. Include a phone number in case we need to contact you at short notice. [email protected]
An don’t forget
to check the gig guide every week for more giveaways.
Posted on April 17th, 2014