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The Nialler9 weekly Dublin gig guide

The Nialler9 weekly Dublin gig guide


A list of personally recommended events taking place over the next seven days in Dublin. All times are 7.30pm/8pm unless stated. Feel free to leave your picks in the comments. Tracks can be heard in the full post.

Top 3 gigs this week:

  1. Tue 24th August: Beirut, Adrian Crowley @ Tripod (€28.50/€34)
  2. Wed 25th August: Bear In Heaven, Halves,Cloud Castle Lake @ Crawdaddy (€12)
  3. Sat 28th August: Grand Pocket Orchestra, Girls Names, Hipster Youth @ Whelan’s (€10/15 with CD)

Tuesday 24th August
Beirut, Adrian Crowley @ Tripod (€28.50/€34)
Besnard Lakes @ Academy 2 (€16.50)
– Hefty Horse: David Dondero, You Kiss By The Book & Biggles Flies Again @ Whelan’s Upstairs (€8)
The Ruby Sessions: Gypsies on the Autobahn, Millie & the Sundance Kid @ Doyle’s (9pm)
– Limp Bizkit @ Olympia Theatre (€39.50)

Wednesday 25th August
Bear in Heaven instore @ Tower Records (1pm, Free)
Father Ted Pub Quiz @ The Bernard Shaw
Harlem, Yeh Deadlies @ Whelan’s (€14.50)
Mark Lanegan @ The Academy (€24)
Bear In Heaven, Halves, Cloud Castle Lake @ Crawdaddy (€12)
One More Robot Magazine presents The Indecent Cigar Emporium & Spies Live @ Twisted Pepper (€10)

Thursday 26th August
Fight Like Apes album launch party @ Tower Records (Pick up passes from Tower at 9am)
A Plastic Rose, The Dead Flags, Pearse McGloughlin @ Whelan’s (€10)
Skinny Wolves Present: Tussle, Sarsparilla, Meljoann @ Twisted Pepper (€12)

Friday 27th August
Mud & Reach: Appleblim, Exxon Valdez & more @ Twisted Pepper (€10)
– B-MUSIC @ Thomas House (FREE)
– Ivan Smagghe & Jon Averill @ Kennedy’s (€7/€12, 10pm)
Glider @ The Odessa Club (9.30pm, Free)

Saturday 28th August
Music Maker New Floor party: Estel, Groom, Land Lovers, Owensie, DJ set from Nialler9 @ MusicMaker (1pm – 7pm)
Grand Pocket Orchestra, Girls Names, Hipster Youth @ Whelan’s (€10/15 with CD)
– Any Other City Club: Hired Hands, James Vincent McMorrow, @ Whelan’s Upstairs (€7)
Yes Cadets, Talulah Does The Hula, Funeral Suits @ Crawdaddy (€8)