Massive Attack are embarking on their first headline tour in five years next January and February with a date at the Olympia Theatre on Tuesday January 19th. Support comes from Young Fathers, tickets are €50.65+fees and on sale from Ticketmaster on Friday at 9am (as is Grimes and Foals). Full live dates below. Youth Lagoon… Read more »
The makers of my album of 2011, Aaron Jerome aka SBTRKT and his vocal partner Sampha will return to Dublin after a successful show in The Workman’s Club in December and an Other Voices performance in Dingle. The pair will play The Academy on May 6th priced at €19.90 plus fees and on sale this… Read more »
Highlights: Crystal Stilts, Azari & III, Richmond Fontaine, Benjamin Francis Leftwich, Sert One & Simon Bird, The Redneck Manifesto, Nathan Fake, Charlie Parr. A list of recommended events taking place over the next seven days in Dublin. All times are 7.30/8pm unless stated. Feel free to recommend gigs in the comments as this post gets… Read more »
Welcome to the spiritual rhinestone home of American country music – Nashville, Tennessee. Largely responsible for the renaissance of country music in the the late 1950s and its transformation into the popular commodity it is today through the assimilation of modern pop productions, the city has bred the likes of Tammy Wynette, producer Chet Atkins,… Read more »
It’s short notice and all but Monday night (27th June) will see Owen Pallett play Whelan’s, Dublin after his show with Fleet Foxes and Agnes Obel tonight in Cork. Tickets are only available on the door and are only €5 so get there early (doors 8pm) to ensure you get in.
Congratulations to !Kaboogie who this week celebrate five years of putting on some of the best bass-driven music nights in town and releasing music through their label. Friday night sees !Kaboogie celebrate in The Twisted Pepper from 10.30pm with Scratcha DVA (Hyperdub), Mungo’s Hi-Fi, MC Soom T, !Kaboogie DJs and All City DJs. Admission is… Read more »
Heads up for a four day mini-festival taking place on Wexford Street from this Wednesday to Saturday. Ones To Watch 2011 will see a buttload of new Irish acts playing over three venues: Whelan’s, Upstairs in Whelan’s and The Village. Tickets are just €10 each for four nights or €5 per night. Full lineup broken… Read more »
A list of personally recommended events taking place over the next seven days in Dublin and beyond. All times are 7.30pm/8pm unless stated. Feel free to leave your picks in the comments. Don’t forget our FREE State vs Out on a Limb gig this week with Funeral Suits, Windings and Meljoann. FREE FREE FREE. Also,… Read more »