WEDNESDAY APRIL 25TH MusicCork Showcase @ Cork Opera House (8pm, free) Free showcase gig at the Opera House for the MusicCork conference. Hermitage Green, The Strypes, Stephanie Rainey and Fontaines D.C. performing. Tickets still available at the link. Slacker Club Night @ Cyprus Avenue (11pm, free) BBC Radio 1’s Phil Taggart keeps the proceedings running… Read more »

Posted on April 25th, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Now in its second-year Girls Rock Dublin camp which is taking place from July 3rd to 7th have announced the details on their launch party being held at Whelan’s on May 4th. All proceeds from the night will go towards funding this year’s summer camp for girls aged 12-17. For more details on Girls Rock… Read more »

Posted on April 25th, 2018

Tags:

Artists: , , ,

Trust Massive Attack to mark the 20th anniversary of their claustrophic 1998 album Mezzanine by encoding it in DNA. In a press release, the band say that Mezzanine was “the first album to be made available as a free stream from the internet using Real Audio player” (remember that?) and to mark 20 years, they… Read more »

Posted on April 24th, 2018

Artists:

Today punk-funk icons A Certain Ratio have announced a Dublin date, heading for The Sugar Club on the 15th of September. The group originally formed in the late ’70s and are considered to be among the most influential bands of that era, going on to inspire the likes of The Happy Mondays, LCD Soundsystem and… Read more »

Posted on April 24th, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Kurt Vile has announced a show at Vicar Street on November 14th as part of his UK and European tour. The gig will mark two years since the American singer-songwriter has played in Ireland. Last year he released a collaborative album titled Lotta Sea Lice with Australian singer Courtney Barnett which featured tracks such as… Read more »

Posted on April 24th, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Bodytonic have announced a string of gigs for this June, July and August at Wigwam. Gigs include: Avalon Emerson on June 29th. Tickets priced at €12+ Horse Meat Disco on June 30th. Tickets priced at €12+ Leon Vynehall (All night long) on July 27th. Tickets priced at €12+ Optimo on August 18th. Tickets priced at… Read more »

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Skip to day:Mon | Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri| Sat | Sun Monday April 23rd No gigs of note this Monday Tuesday April 24th Eden @ The Olympia (Sold Out) Dublin native multi instrumentalist and producer touring his debut album Vertigo. ‘Float’ Ruby Sessions @ Doyle’s Bar (€7) A night in aid of… Read more »

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

Tags:

Artists: , , , , , ,

Following a sell-out launch gig at Cork’s Poor Relation early last week, and a pair of singles that have built serious momentum on streaming services, Leeside electronic outfit Happyalone’s third single ‘bodybags’ sees them begin to expand their sound. The band’s story is an example of how artists can garner serious traction in the streaming… Read more »

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Queens Rapper and F*ck, That’s Delicious host Action Bronson is coming back to Dublin on Wednesday July 18th at The Academy this summer. Bronson’s latest album Blue Chips 7000 was released last August and F*ck, That’s Delicious is an excellent food book. Tickets €42.50 Inc. booking fee go on sale at 10am this Friday April… Read more »

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Vinyl is a cultural event taking place at the IMMA/ Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin from May 5th to 7th which will see a host of big names in music coming together to talk about all things Vinyl including Kevin Shields, Cosey Fanni Tutti, Shane MacGowan, Chrissie Hynde, Bob Geldof, Geoff Barrow, Cillian Murphy, Tracey… Read more »

Posted on April 20th, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Vinyl Love For Repeal is an initiative by the Vinyl Love crew around Ireland to support the Repeal the 8th campaign and Together For Yes as the vote to remove the 8th amendment from the constitution nears on May 25th. There’s will be 7 simultaneous Vinyl Love for Repeal Events in 7 cities across Ireland… Read more »

Posted on April 19th, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Fleetmac Wood are back in Dublin on May 25th at The Button Factory with Sisters of The Moon. The night is expected to be filled with exclusive edits and remixes of Fleetwood Mac and solo projects from DJs Roxanne Roll & Smooth Sailing. To get you in the mood go to this post on the… Read more »

Posted on April 19th, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Death In Vegas have announced a show at District 8, The Tivoli on July 20th as part of Richard Fearless European tour which is set to deliver ‘a series of intimate and curated shows featuring acts who represent his vision of club culture.’ Tickets priced at €27.50 go on sale Tuesday April 24th via Eventbrite.ie…. Read more »

Posted on April 19th, 2018

Tags:

Artists:

Winner of the IMRO small festival of the year award for 2017 and one of the most endearing festivals in Ireland, Another Love Story is back once more and have announced their music lineup for the festival which takes place at the grounds of Killyon Manor, Co Meath from August 17th – 19th 2018. The… Read more »

Posted on April 19th, 2018

Artists: , , , , , , , , , , , ,