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The August Bank Holiday Cork Gig Guide

The August Bank Holiday Cork Gig Guide

Mike McGrath-Bryan



  • Indie ’19 @ Deer Farm, Mitchelstown (all day, €59)
    Day tix still available for Saturday and Sunday. Headlining at the Main Stage are Catfish and the Bottlemen, while this parish recommends Cherym and Happyalone. Say hello to Ray Wingnut at the Heineken Stage at 6pm, for your writer, also.
  • The Monolith @ Cyprus Avenue (1pm, €50)
    An all-day festival of metal in the heart of Cork city, including international headliners like Rotting Christ, Terzij de Horde and Hundred Year Old Man, plus the cream of Irish heaviosity, including zhOra and Malthusian.
  • Club Comfort x Out of Space @ The Roundy/PLUGD (8pm, €5)
    Acclaimed Dublin night Club Comfort’s Roo Honeychild takes the wheels of mechanised steel, alongside certified Cork city legend Aisling O’Riordan, providing a Pride-weekend alternative.
  • Mother @ Dali (9pm, €15)
    Another big Dublin night down for Pride, as Mother residents serve up synth, electronics and disco ’til close.


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