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The best recommendations for gigs this week. As published every Tuesday.
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Tuesday April 1st


Wednesday April 2nd


Thursday April 3rd

Friday April 4th

  • The Joinery off-site: European Sensoria Band  and more  @  Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall (€10)
    [Improvised] & Colm O’Hara David Donohoe, Ailbhe Nic Oireachtaigh, Gavin Duffy, Cian Nugent.
  • The Riptide Movement @ Vicar Street (€19.50)
    [Rock] Former buskers find fame and chart success.
  • YoungheartsRunFree DJ night @ Project Arts Centre (9:30pm – 12:30am, Free in )
    [DJS] Siobhán Kane, Daragh O’ Halloran and Peter Toomey for Simon Community.
  • Skinny Wolves: Girls Names and Squarehead @ Whelan’s (€12)
    [Indie-Rock] Two of the best bands in Ireland.
  • Rocstrong, AudioFires @ 4 Dame Lane (Free)
    [Irish] A chance to see the guy behind ‘Go Head‘ play live. Plus Jelly Mouth and KRB.
  • Duke Dumont @  The Academy (€19.90, SOLD OUT, 11pm)
    [Dance] Chart-topping dance producer’s gig is well sold out.
  • Gary’s Gang: Mark Forshaw, Paudi Ahern @ Sweeney’s (Free, 10:30pm)
    [Dance] Wild house and techno UK DJ.
  • MUD: Bodytonic & Bedlam: Shadow Child [email protected] Pepper (10:30pm, €12/€10)
    [DJs] Plus Bedlam DJs, Absys Records w/ Reza (Metalheadz) Ricky Force,  Sho & Domel
  • Alias Empire @  Whelan’s (€TBC, After midnight, Guestlist)
    [Alternative] Irish electro-rock.

Saturday April 5th

Sunday April 6th


Monday April 7th

  • Kurt Vile & Pall Jenkins @ Whelan’s (€20, SOLD OUT)
    [Indie/rock] The American alt-musician plays solo with the Black Heart Procession member on support.

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