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How to enter ticket comp - Email [email protected] with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along with your full name and phone number in the body of the message. Full info on each show below. Draw closes at 6pm the day before the gig or Friday 3pm latest for weekend gigs.


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Tuesday July 29

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Wednesday July 30

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Thursday July 31

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Friday August 1

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Festivals

  • Castlepalooza @ Charleville Castle, Tullamore (€129 for moat camping, day tickets sold out) An eclectic lineup of Irish and international bands with Norman J, Andrew Weatherall, Ships, We Cut Corners, Gruff Rhys, Summer Camp, Gilles Peterson. Stage times.
  • Indiependence @ Mitchelstown, Cork (€99 for weekend camping, €49 Friday/Saturday ticket) Indie and pop leaning festival featuring Tom Odell, Walking On Cars, Tvvins, Dan Le Sac vs Scroobius Pip, Vann Music Stage times.

  • Mobb Deep @ Voodoo Lounge (€25.40) [Rap] Yes, that Mobb Deep in Voodoo.
  • Martin Hayes, Denis Cahill with RTE Concert Orchestra @ National Concert Hall (€11-€38) [Trad/orchestra] The Gloaming’s   fiddle and guitar duo return.
  • Sisters @ Whelan’s (€10) [Alt-rock] 80s and 90s alt-rock/noise-pop. 
  • C Ó D E D @ The Sugar Club (Free, 9pm) [Showcase] Códed aims to put the spotlight on the producers who populate the underground electronic Irish music scene. Tutorials included
  • Pintapalooza @ The Pint (€10)
    [Battle of the bands] Judges include Niamh Farrell( Ham Sandwich) and Dee Reddy( TXFM 105.2 FM)
  • Daniel Martin Moore @ The Workman’s Club (€10) [Folk] Kentucky folk singer / Mountain Dew sound man.
  • Alabama 3 acoustic @ Whelan’s (€19) [Country/gospel/delta blues] The original 3-piece and soul singer  Aurora Dawn.
  • Legend: The Bob Marley Experience @ Button Factory (€15) [Reggae] Musicians who played with The Mighty Diamonds, The Original Wailers, Dennis Brown, Rankin Roger, The Beat, Burning Spear, Desmond Decker, Musical Youth & more.
  • Legends Of The Old Skool @ The Academy (€20, 11pm) [Old-school] Feat. Livin Joy, Shena of JX & Mark Kavanagh
  • Late Nite Tuff Guy @ Button Factory (€10, 11pm) [Dance] Disco/funk/dance/house from Aussie DJ.
  • Abstract Present Route 94 @ Opium Rooms (The Village) (€10/€15, 10pm) [Dance] 3 Rooms with Southpaw, Abstract DJs and current house music boyo.
  • Abstract presents David August @ Pygmalion (€10-€15, 10pm) [Dance] The house producer’s rescheduled date.
  • MUD: Funkadelic Present LTJ Bukem @ Twisted Pepper (€15, 10:30pm) [Drum and bass] D&B dance DJs.
  • Torque present Shane Linehan @ Pacino’s (€10, Midnight) [Dance] House, disco and techno with Al Murphy, Vampyre Cyclist Ensemble and Shane.

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Saturday August 2

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Festivals

  • Castlepalooza @ Charleville Castle, Tullamore (€129 for moat camping, day tickets sold out) An eclectic lineup of Irish and international bands with Norman J, Andrew Weatherall, Ships, We Cut Corners, Gruff Rhys, Summer Camp, Gilles Peterson. Stage times.
  • Indiependence @ Mitchelstown, Cork (€99 for weekend camping, €49 Friday/Saturday ticket) Indie and pop leaning festival featuring White Lies, Delorentos, The Sultans Of Ping, Horse Meat Disco, Hudson Taylor and more. Stage times.


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Sunday August 3

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Festivals

  • Castlepalooza @ Charleville Castle, Tullamore (€129 for moat camping, day tickets sold out) An eclectic lineup of Irish and international bands with Norman J, Andrew Weatherall, Ships, We Cut Corners, Gruff Rhys, Summer Camp, Gilles Peterson. Stage times.
  • Indiependence @ Mitchelstown, Cork (€99 for weekend camping, €49 Friday/Saturday ticket) Indie and pop leaning festival featuring Public Enemy, Hozier, Fun Lovin Criminals, Lisa O’Neill and more. Stage times.


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Monday August 4

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  • Breakfast Club @ The Dark Horse Inn (€TBA, 7am) [Early club] Ben Start, Johno Oflaherty, Con Allen & Cian Coburn , Shaun Darcy/small>
  • Sim Simma!  @ The Twisted Pepper (6pm, Free) [Reggae, dancehall and Afrobeat] Richie Kaboogie and T-Woc

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