Highlights: Le Galaxie+Young Wonder, ASIWYFA, Deltron 3030, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, J Rocc, HAIM, The Blades.
If you’re looking for tickets to sold out gigs try #ticketfairy on Twitter. Ticket freebies this week: Thursday: Discovery Gospel Choir @ St. George and St. Thomas Church, Cathal Brugha Street Friday: And So I Watch You From Afar, Ghosts, Tvvins @ Button Factory Friday late show: Nialler9 8th Birthday: Le Galaxie, Young Wonder, Nialler9 DJ set @ Olympia Theatre Saturday: Ocho,… Read more »
Posted on December 10th, 2013
A special pre-NYE chilled night out.
Sometimes New Year’s Eve can be a bit of a hassle. That’s why New Year’s Thieves exists this year, the night before on December 30th. It’s a chance to have some relaxed festive fun with some great music, film, A/V surprises, food and drink. Because New Year’s Thieves is a collaborative night featuring some of… Read more »
Posted on December 5th, 2013
An hour showcasing Hebden's multi-faceted musical styles.
Mr. Kieran Hebden has had a very productive year on the recorded front and in a live context, his sets this year have been among my favourite of any times I’ve seen him in the past: striking a great balance between his experimental, ambient and dancefloor sides. For anyone who thinks he just opens up… Read more »
Posted on December 4th, 2013
NYE in one place.
The New Year’s Eve gig announcements are upon us so if you decided to go out on the night here’s what’s on offer so far. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re got a suitable event around the country to add to this. For non-music events hit up Visit Dublin for a guide. On December 30th, there’s also… Read more »
Posted on December 3rd, 2013
Highlights: London Grammar, Yo La Tengo, YHRF's Yule!, The Magician, Escort, Floating Points vs Edan, Little Green Cars, Hozier, John Talabot.
If you’re looking for tickets to sold out gigs try #ticketfairy on Twitter. Ticket freebies this week: Friday: Floating Points vs. Edan the Deejay @ The Sugar Club Saturday: Braids @ The Workman’s Club Sunday: Escort @ Twisted Pepper How to enter – Email email@example.com with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along… Read more »
Posted on December 2nd, 2013
Young Hearts Run Free annual shindig Yule! at the Dublin Food Co-op on Newmarket Square, Dublin 8 is always one worth getting down to as it’s always a great atmosphere and packed with performers. This year’s edition next Saturday, December 7th is no different. The night will feature: David O’Doherty Dónal Lunny The Jimmy Cake… Read more »
Posted on November 29th, 2013
See Mogwai, Willis Earl Beal, Lulu James and more in a church.
It’s only a weekend away now. Other Voices returns to Dingle in Kerry for its 12th season and the annual pilgrimage to the town has become one of the events that music people look forward more to anything. A weekend in Dingle in December signals the start of Christmas season: of hot ports, whiskeys and… Read more »
Posted on November 28th, 2013
One of the makers of the best albums of November with Drone Logic, Daniel Avery will be over in Dublin with his Phantasy Sound label boss Erol Alkan for a tasty double bill courtesy of Hidden Agenda. The gig takes place on Saturday January 25th in Button Factory. Doors at 11pm and tickets €15 plus… Read more »
Posted on November 28th, 2013
I shared details of Inni-K’s Fundit campaign a few weeks ago and now the Kildare singer has a new video for her EP track ‘Find Your Beat’ sung in Irish and shot in her living room. Inni-K, real name Eithne, has been available to book for house parties in the past and this time around,… Read more »
Posted on November 27th, 2013