An easy catch-up guide to new gigs announced in the past week:
Justin Vernon can’t stay away! His other band Volcano Choir is on a European tour soon and hits Dublin’s Vicar Street on Saturday November 9th. Tickets €20 & €24.50 on sale this Friday at 9am.
The Magician plays Button Factory on Friday December 6th with support from Clancy. 11pm Tickets €15 plus charges on sale now.
Bella Union indie-rock girls Pins play The Workmans Club on the same night, December 6th. Tickets €13 plus charges on sale now.
Slow Skies play The Unitarian Church on Friday November 8th. Tickets €13 on sale now.
Haim’s debut Days Are Gone is also out and they’ll play Olympia Theatre five days after Chvrches on March 10th. Tickets €22 plus charges on sale this Friday.
Harmonic presents Gary War (“zonked-out future music oozing with a psychedelic soul and draped in heavy drones”) and Purple Pilgrims (“super-fuzzy psychedelic outsider dream pop’) at The Workmans Club on October 30th Tickets priced €12 plus fees on sale now.
65DaysofStatic’s new one Wild Light is out too and they’ll play Button Factory on January 10th to try and claw back some finances as everybody’s going to download it or stream it on Spotify anyway.
Harmonic presents Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip at Vicar Street on Saturday February 15th. Tickets €18.50 plus any fees on sale now.
If you’re really ahead of yourself, Jagwar Ma are playing Whelan’s next MAY. Tickets €15.50 for the May 8th show on sale this Friday.