Tuesday February 20th AWOL presents: Wagwan & Codai @ Pharmacia (€5) Codaí, the Don of Donegal, graces the decks at Pharmacia. Wednesday February 21st Limerick Jazz Society presents: The Carole Nelson Trio @ Upstairs Dolans (€10) Listen to the jazz trio here. Thursday February 22nd The Last Yupper @ Pharmacia Sinful Music hosts DJ Evan Quaid,… Read more »

Posted on February 19th, 2018

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Monday February 12th A Weekend Away @ Costellos (€5) AWA play the famous Limerick club for its first live gig in years. Diction Vol. 3 @ The Library With Dale Nolan (Flashmob Records) and Ciaran (Afterlife) Tuesday February 13th Prescription: Dose #5 @Pharmacia (€10) Performing is RTÉ 2FM presenter and District Magazine senior contributor, Tara Stewart…. Read more »

Posted on February 12th, 2018

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Limerick’s post-punk four-piece Slow Riot’s new double A-side ‘Voyeur/Burn in the City’ is out tomorrow February 2nd via Straight Lines Are Fine. ‘Burn in the City’ is a catchy hypnotic journey with a sentimental tone and droning melody. The artwork in the video is by Darragh Dempsey, inspired by Francis Bacon’s ‘Study after Velazquez’s Portrait… Read more »

Posted on February 1st, 2018

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Monday January 29th Dictation @ The Library. Vol.2 of Dictation see’s Dale Nolan and Jack Herlihy take to the decks.  Friday February 2nd Bad Reputation presents: Destroyer 666 @ Dolans Warehouse (€20) The Australian group play in Limerick for the first time.  Saturday February 3rd Bongo Steve @ The Library Stephen Healy mixes his talents in percussion… Read more »

Posted on January 29th, 2018

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Monday January 22nd Cabal 006 – Jimmy Rouge @ Dolans Warehouse. (SOLD OUT) The 6th edition of Cabal moves to a bigger venue for their biggest gig yet.  Dictation @ The Library. The launch of this new weekly night brings Dale Nolan, Ned5Four and Jack Herlihy to the decks. Tuesday January 23rd Subtech presents: Brame & Hamo… Read more »

Posted on January 22nd, 2018

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There’s scarcely any more need to talk up Limerick hip-hop at this stage: the efforts of the MusicGeneration crew and Unscene Music platform in the city have resulted in a generation of innovative and empowered creators doing their thing on their own terms. Rappers like Jonen Dekay, Same D4ence and producers like Co. Clare’s Mankyy… Read more »

Posted on January 18th, 2018

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Tuesday December 19th Patrick Topping @ Habitat. (SOLD OUT) Listen to the UK house guru’s feature track here. Shaun O’Reilly @ Charlie Malone’s Bar (FREE) This weeks Acoustic Club features the folk/blues artist.  Wednesday December 20th Seoda Shows presents: Talos @ Upstairs Dolans (€15) Talos plays the Dolans stage as part of his December tour…. Read more »

Posted on December 18th, 2017

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Vol. 3 of the Limerick gig guide shows us an impressive portfolio of local acts performing in aid of different charities from Limerick Suicide Watch to ADAPT.  Also to be seen are performances from the internationally acclaimed HamsandwicH, Aslan and Declan O’Rourke. Tuesday December 12th Christmas with Judy Supperclub @ Upstairs Dolans. (SOLD OUT) With… Read more »

Posted on December 11th, 2017

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Tuesday December 5th Roy Daly at The Acoustic Club @ Charlie Malone’s Bar. (Free) Indie singer-songwriter from Cork has a curious sound that mixes funk with rock and soul. Wednesday December 6th Luan Parle @ Chez Le Fab. (Free) Meteor & Tatler Award winner plays at the cosy cafe. Thursday December 7th Lankum (Formerly Lynched)  @… Read more »

Posted on December 5th, 2017

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Monday, November 27th Funk’N’Filth W/Myler @ Dolans Warehouse (€6/8, 10pm) A first birthday celebration of Limerick’s fastest growing techno night. Tuesday November 28th Castleconnell Autumn Concert Series: Katherine Hunka and Finghin Collins @ All Saints Church. (€25) The leader of the Irish Chamber Orchestra will also be performing. Wednesday November 29th Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh @… Read more »

Posted on November 27th, 2017

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Dublin alternative 4-piece Delorentos will play 4 intimate Irish shows in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Limerick in April. They are set to release a new single  ‘In Darkness We Feel Our Way’ – featuring Richie Egan of Jape is to drop very soon. Tickets go on sale this Friday November 17th from Ticketmaster.ie Dates include: Tuesday April 3rd @… Read more »

Posted on November 15th, 2017

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Dublin-based singer-songwriter Paddy Hanna has released a new track ‘Mario Lanza’ off his forthcoming album set to be released next year. The song is very upbeat and joyful with an underlining sorrowful tone as it reflects his emotions relating to a illness that left his father in a coma for two weeks. My Father, not… Read more »

Posted on November 14th, 2017

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Golden Discs are to open a new shop this Saturday 17th June, at 34 Cruises Street in Limerick. The chains cites it as “(continuing) the unprecedented expansion of Golden Discs”, after the launches of The Vinyl Lounge in Cork and their new flagship in Dundrum Town Centre. That adds to Steamboat’s recent addition to Limerick,… Read more »

Posted on June 13th, 2017

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Limerick music retailers Steamboat Music opened their new superstore on the city’s Steamboat Quay over the weekend, complete with ribbon-cutting ceremony. Having opened record operations last year, Steamboat’s move to a new showroom moves its longstanding instrument shop and its nascent record business together to one location. Stocking a mixture of independent and major label… Read more »

Posted on April 4th, 2017

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As an introduction for a Limerick band, the song ‘City Of Culture’ is an apt title. The city’s mantle got off to a shaky start but largely was perceived as a success by the end of 2014. It’s hard to tell what side of the fence, Niall Clancy (vocals/bass), Aaron Duff (guitars) and Paul Cosgrave… Read more »

Posted on June 9th, 2015

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