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The Nialler9 weekly Dublin gig guide

The Nialler9 weekly Dublin gig guide


joker A list of recommended events taking place over the next seven days in Dublin.

Highlights this week include Joker, Two Door Cinema Club, Choice Music Prize, Field Music, Crash Ensemble, The Cast of Cheers (again as their first two gigs were awesome) and Ed Devane’s album launch. Also, Delphic (who I caught an impressive live set from in London last week) will play Propaganda on Saturday in the Button Factory.

Also, ASIWYFA are planning a secret show in the Mercantile after the Choice Music Prize main event in Vicar Street even if they win. Not so secret anymore! Sample MP3s below.

Tuesday 2nd March
And So I Watch You From Afar @ Tower Records instore (7pm)
Brendan Benson @ The Button Factory (€17)
Land Lovers, Squarehead, Feed the Bears @ Anseo (€6)
Trashed (Indie/Electro club) @ Andrew’s Lane Theatre (10.30pm, €5)
C U Next Tuesday (indie/electro/pop/dance) @ Crawdaddy (11pm, €3/5)

Wednesday 3rd March
Choice Music Prize @ Vicar Street (€27, 7.30pm first band)
Antics with The Minutes live (indie club @ Crawdaddy (€5, 11pm)
– ASIWYFA secret show @ The Mercantile Bar (post-Choice time)

Thursday 4th March
Soundchick @ Spy (7pm, Free before 11pm/€5)
For the Love Of @ Mill Street Studios (€5)
Come As Soon As You Hear @ The Bernard Shaw (Free, 8.30pm)
Choice Cuts: The Beatdown – T-Woc, Jamie, Fruitman @ The Pygmalion (Free, 10pm)
The Midnight Hour: Betamax Format – Whelan’s Upstairs (Free, 11.30pm)
Jinx Lennon, Captain Moonlight @ The Sugar Club (€10)
– The K! Club @ Good Bits (8:30 -12:30, Free)
MUSIK @ The Button Factory (10.30pm, €6)

Friday 5th March
Sidetracked (Indie, Dancey Disco) @ Chocolate Bar, The Pod (8pm – 11pm, Free)
Crash Ensemble Presents Free State V: Young Irish composers – Samuel Beckett’s Theatre, Trinity (€22/€18)
Field Music, Jerome’s Law @ Crawdaddy (€12)
Phantom First Friday: Oliver Cole, Innercity Pirates, The Red Labels, Zealots @ The Academy (€5 after 10pm, Free before)
Barrettstown Inspirations: David Gray, Paddy Casey, Mundy, DLM, Lir, Gemma Hayes, Jape @ The Olympia Theatre (€30)
Joker, Mo-T, Exxon Valdez @ Twisted Pepper (€10/8, 11pm)
The Midnight Hour: Reader’s Wives – Whelan’s Upstairs (Free, 11.30pm)

Cassette @ Wax (Free before 10pm)
NoDisko (Indie and electro) @ Crawdaddy (11pm, €8/€6)

Saturday 6th March
The Cast of Cheers, Jupe, Cabin Fever @ Whelan’s (Free)
Erland And the Carnival @ Crawdaddy (€13)
Two Door Cinema Club @ The Button Factory (€13)
The Midnight Hour: Robotnik – Whelan’s Upstairs (Free, 11.30pm)
Ed Devane album launch, Kachanski [Live], Thatboytim, Eomac, Noid The Droid @ Kennedy’s (€10)
Propaganda with live set from Delphic @ The Academy (€10)
Shoebox Disco (rave and cheese) @ Twisted Pepper (€10/8, 11pm)
Groovalizacion radio presents Dublin Tropical (Global urban beats) @ Shebeen Chic (Free from 10pm)
Transmission Mark Lam EP launch @ The Button Factory (€10)

Sunday 7th March
M.A.S.S. at Hogans
Hefty Horse Presents: Golden Ghost @ Anseo (€5)
Monday 8th March
– Nada

MP3: Reader’s Wives – Beautiful Angel

MP3: Joker – Do It

MP3: ASIWYFA – Clench Fists Grit Teeth Go!

MP3: Two Door Cinema Club – I Can Talk

MP3: The Cast of Cheers – Derp

MP3: Captain Moonlight – Sale of the Century

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