NYF Dublin is a new festival building up to New Year’s Eve celebrations in the city that will feature events in music, food, arts, culture, family-friendly events, trails and more over three days from 30th December 2014 to 1st January 2015. Some music-leaning highlights: This year’s NYF Countdown Concert at College Green will feature Kodaline,… Read more »
Choice Cuts are bringing Flying Lotus to Vicar Street next year for a full live band A/V show on April 19th. Tickets €27.50 plus TM fee (€30.40) are on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster. New album You’re Dead is one of his best – a psychedelic jazz electronic bumper release. EU tour dates… Read more »
Jessie Ware’s second album Tough Love is out in the world now and as a result, we’ve got some tour dates. It was announced today that she’ll play The Academy, Dublin on January 21st and Mandela Hall, Belfast the night before on January 20th. The singer last played The Sugar Club in Dublin in 2012. Tickets… Read more »
New Dublin band Sails (not to be confused with Let’s Set Sail) are a new three-piece formed last year in college studying music. The band, who you previously might have seen as three members of the newly rejuvenated Planet Parade, have their debut single out next week. The song, ‘Lakes’ is an elegant piano chamber… Read more »
The Magician, creator of the always must-listen mixes and the dude behind that ubiquitous Lykke Li remix is back in Dublin in December for a Pod gig in Button Factory on Friday 19th December. Tickets are €15 and on sale now from Ticketmaster.
Whoop, more good news this week. The creator of last week’s album of the week, Sinkane, has been announced for a gig here on December 3rd. Sinkane will play Opium Rooms (formerly The Village) on that date. Tickets are €12 plus fees from Ticketmaster.
The annual Culture Night where buildings, museums, galleries and more open their doors to the public for the night is happening this Friday night. Here’s a roundup of all the recommended musical events happening. Free unless stated otherwise. Full programmes. iPhone and Android apps are also available. Dublin Culture Night Concert with RTÉ Concert Orchestra / Sinead White / We Cut… Read more »
After their stonking Electric Picnic set and their subsequent Mercury Prize nomination, Jungle have been announced for a gig on February 24th 2015 in the Olympia. Tickets are €21 – €25 plus regular fees from Ticketmaster on sale Wednesday. Sign up to their site for early access tickets.
Aussie duo Flight Facilities have been working on an debut album Down To Earth and it’ll come out in October on Future Classic and Glassnote Records. and will feature their singles ‘ClairDe Lune’, ‘Crave You’ and the likes of Reggie Watts, Bishop Nehru, Owl Eyes, Emma Louise, Micky Green, Christine Hoberg, Giselle and Dublin-born singer… Read more »