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The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide – June 12th to 19th

The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide – June 12th to 19th


Highlights: Festivals – Beyond The Pale, Body & Soul, Sea Sessions. Death Grips, Depeche Mode, Young Fathers, Pet Shop Boys, Ben Howard, Kasabian, Paolo Nutini, Julia Jacklin, Becky Hill.

All door times are 7:30pm/8pm unless stated. Check links for full prices.

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Monday June 12th

Dogs @ Little Whelan’s
A collaborative project with Nick Kelly (The Fat Lady Sings, Alien Envoy) and Sean Millar (The Cute Hoors) ahead of their Glasto performance.

Tuesday June 13th

Ruby Sessions @ Doyle’s (8:30pm)
Weekly Tuesday acoustic night in aid of Simon Community. See link for acts playing every week.

Secret Agent: Buttercup @ BelloBar
Rock,pop and funk band. Support: Tadhg Williams, Gemma Cox

Ukraine Fundraiser @ Whelan’s
An evening of live music with Niamh Keane, Robert John Ardiff and Mary Bleeds, along with the Ukrainian poems and videos.

Kasabian @ 3Olympia
Brit indie rockers. Thumper support.

Goo Goo Dolls @ Vicar Street
The 90s nostalgia off those words are very real.

Wednesday June 14th

Depeche Mode.

Depeche Mode, Young Fathers @ Malahide Castle
80s & 90s rooted vintage synth pop band.

The Whileaways @ The Sugar Club
Irish vocal folk trio.

Who’s This? – Last Apollo + Anna Leah @ The Workman’s Cellar
A monthly curation of the ultimate “Who This?” acts in Ireland right now.

The Robert Cray Band @ NCH
Since 1974, The Robert Cray Band has been touring and recording their unique groove, born from a love of Soul, R&B, Gospel, Blues and Rock n Roll.

Pizza Jazz @ Lucky’s
Live jazz trio on Meath Street.

Jazz @ Juno
Andre Antunes

Liquid Beat  @ Dashi
Free in queer electronic night, weekly.

Depeche Mode Memento Mori After Show Party @ Button Factory (11pm)
101 Depeche Mode Party presents the Malahide Castle afterparty.

Thursday June 15th

Ben Howard.

Ben Howard, Talos @ Fairview Park
English singer-songwriter.

Bongzilla @ The Grand Social
American stoner band.

Italian Records Night 2023 @ the Big Romance
Vinyl-only Italian music.

TraviS & Elzzz, Celaviedmai, Reggie B @ The Workman’s
Hot Press Monster Sessions.

Joseph Chester @ the Joyce Tower & Museum, Sandycove
A solo guitar performance of Fragments of Lucia

KLDD, Blue State @ The Workman’s Cellar
“new wave, psychedelic, groove – based rock and indie”.

Live Jazz @ Dashi
Weekly live jazz night in the basement with band leader Dylan Lynch of Soda Blonde/Moondiver and friends.

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Friday June 16th

Jon Hopkins


Beyond The Pale @ Glendalough Estate, Wicklow
Jon Hopkins, Thundercat, Flight Facilities, For Those I Love, Joy Orbison and more.

Body&Soul Festival @ Ballinlough Castle, Meath
Kojaque, Fabio & Grooverider, The Murder Capital, Avalon Emerson, HAAI, Daddy G & more.

Sea Sessions @ Bundoran, Donegal
Kasabian, Inhaler, Le Boom, 49th & Main, Ben Hemsley, Pete & Bas & more

Paolo Nutini, Julia Jacklin, NewDad @ Malahide Castle
Also Cork and Belfast this week.

Becky Hill @ Fairview Park
UK pop artist

Keeley @ The Workman’s Cellar
Irish indie-rock artist.

Genma, Wifeswap, Dryeyes @ The Workman’s Club
Debut single launch from Dublin band.

INGOODFRM, Stupid Son, Actress @ Bello Bar
Dublin-based post-dream / shoegaze band lead this bill.

Volleyball @ Chamomile Studios / Fade Street
‘Lost’ Release Party with DJ sets, drinks.

One Roof Presents – Unify @ Button Factory
Rap night with Fortune Igiebor, Joexxvincy, Kid Kuba, Danzi

Gav Elsted @ Hang Dai Chinese (11pm)
Lumo Club Dj behind the decks.

Swiftogeddon @ The Grand Social (11pm)
The Taylor Swift Club Night

Unworld @ Wigwam (11pm)
Baliboc headlines. Unworld is a (non)space for the synthesis, performance, and publishing of transdisciplinary work

Fatboy Tim @ The Sound House (11pm)
Yes, it’s a Fatboy Slim tribute act.

Saturday June 17th

Alison Goldfrapp.


Beyond The Pale @ Glendalough Estate, Wicklow
Leftfield, Hot Chip, Little Dragon, Oneohtrix Point Never, Marie Davidson, Jungle Dj set and more.

Body&Soul Festival @ Ballinlough Castle, Meath
Moderat, Alison Goldfrapp, The Blessed Madonna, Denise Chaila, Gerd Janson, Nightmares on Wax and more.

Sea Sessions @ Bundoran, Donegal
Becky Hill, Moncrieff, Obskur, King Kong Company, Girls Of The Internet

California Love @ The Workman’s Terrace (1pm – 5pm)
Summer daytime Hip Hop and R&B Terrace Party

The Coronas, All Tvvins @ Fairview Park
Irish pop band.

See Also

MT. JOY @ The Academy
Five-piece psychedelic indie rock band based in Los Angeles. ‘Johnson Song’

Silver Branch @ Whelan’s Upstairs
Alternative Indie/ folk act based in Dublin.

Jools Holland & his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra @ 3Arena
Jools and his boogie woogie.

Alba @ Lucky’s
Dj set vibe on Meath Street.

Tutti Frutti 1st Birthday Presents: New Members @ Wigwam (11pm)
Producer with releases on Pear, Prozpektiva, Drifted Records and his own imprint New Members.

Bakey @ The Racket (11pm)
Solo debut from the garage producer.

Mother @ Lost Lane (11pm)
Queer clubbing in the heart of Dublin, playing electro & disco every Saturday night.

Reflex: Stuck in a 80’s Time Warp.. @ Fibbers Basement (11pm)
A night of 80’s music from bands such as Duran Duran, The Smiths, Billy Idol, ZZ Top, David Bowie, Ramones, A.B.C., A Flock of Seagulls, The Human League…

Morgan Seatree @ Button Factory (11pm)
The Manchester DJ & Producer recently signing to Patrick Topping’s TRICK label and plays blends of 90s – house

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Sunday June 18th

Fever Ray.


Beyond The Pale @ Glendalough House, Wicklow
Grace Jones, Pillow Queens, Morcheeba, Just Mustard, Horse Meat Disco B2B Luke Una, Squid, Lumo Club and more.

Body&Soul Festival @ Ballinlough Castle, Meath
The Blaze, Fever Ray, Kneecap, Kurt Vile, Tinariwen, Gemma Dunleavy, Gilles Petersen & more.

Sea Sessions @ Bundoran, Donegal
The Coronas, Groove Armada DJ Set, The Mary Wallopers, Joesef, Grooverider & MC Fokus & more.

Death Grips @ The Academy
2 nights from the US visceral punk electronic noisemakers.

Ocean Alley @ Vicar Street
Australian alternative psychedelic rock band.

Hans Zimmer Live @ 3Arena
The rock star of film composers

Monday June 19th

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Pet Shop Boys.

Death Grips @ The Academy
2 nights from the US visceral punk electronic noisemakers.

Pet Shop Boys @ 3Arena
Dreamworld – the Greatest Hits Live

Joey McIntyre @ The Sugar Club
From New Kids On The Block.

Gio, Viscose, Zeo @ The Grand Social
Queer Monday gig series.

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