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The best gigs in Dublin this week – April 16th – 21st

The best gigs in Dublin this week – April 16th – 21st

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What gigs are on in Dublin tonight?

The Nialler9 Gig Guide is published weekly every Tuesday and details the best gigs in Dublin city.



Gig Guide highlights: Adrianne Lenker, Thundercat, Sunday Times, Sleepover Club presents April Showers, Girl Unit, Beans, Ethereal Skies, Polygonia, Jerron Paxton, Cosmo Sheldrake, Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin, 49th & Main, Soundmate31.


All door times are 7:30pm/8pm unless stated. Check links for full prices.


Tuesday April 16th

Thundercat

Thundercat @ Vicar Street
Second Dublin shows from the jazz funk bassist.

Martina And The Moons @ Whelan’s
Four-piece all-female band based in Dublin

Jerron Paxton @ The Sugar Club
1902s blues-inspired singer. 2 nights.

Bimm Presents: NOFOMO @ The Grand Social
A live music party featuring SRSHA, MOMO, Bayviin, Fox In Rain, Title TK, Han, The Satisfaction and Ibernia.


Wednesday April 17th

Adwaith

Elaphi @ The Workman’s Club
Robust indie alt-rock from Dublin band. ‘Diamond Walls’

Jerron Paxton @ The Sugar Club
1902s blues-inspired singer. 2 nights

Flublah, Raining in December, Dotwork, Fly Parts @ Fibber’s
Alternative rock shoegaze and more.

Ceol na Cathrach @ The Annesley House
The Five Lamps Arts Festival weekly trad gig on North Strand Road.

Cosmo Sheldrake @ The Academy Green Room
London musician, composer, and producer. ‘The Feet Are The Link’

Pizza Jazz @ Lucky’s
Live jazz in the nice bar spot on Meath Street

Paul Brady @ Vicar Street
Irish singer-songwriter.


Thursday April 18th

Mercorn

Digg Deep @ Whelan’s Upstairs
‘Crushed Your Dreams’ is the latest from Julia Mahon. ‘Before We Were Born’ feat. Heathers’ Louise Macnamara

Mick Flannery @ Whelan’s
Three nights in the venue from the Cork singer-songwriter.

Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin, Varo, Ispiní na hEireann and more @ The Grand Social
People Before Profit Candidate for Dublin and folk singer fundraiser.

Ailsha @ The Grand Social
Recent Eurovision hopeful. ‘Go Tobann’

Mercorn @ Love Tempo
DJ vibes in Thomas Street.


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Friday April 19th

Sleepover Club presents April Showers @ The Workman’s Cellar
Dreamcycles, Elaine Malone (DJ Set), Fran Lusty, Dumb Posh Hippies, Awesimon Lark Lepage.

49th & Main @ Lost Lane
Kilkenny dance pop duo. Two nights. ‘Self Sabotage’

Mick Flannery @ Whelan’s
Three nights in the venue from the Cork singer-songwriter.

Bálordabreen @ Sin É
Wicklow rapper Fódhla Tape Release. Also featuring Curtisy, Alan McKee, Aymann and Mags

Gig for Palestine @ Crowbar
All Things Eve, Azerty, Jade Augis, Jaime Orr, Miranda Faul, Skull The Pierre, and Vendela Brask

Ten Hail Marys @ Academy 2
Irish indie-rock band. ‘So Young’

New Purple Celebration @ Button Factory
The Music Of Prince Live. 2 nights.

Strut @ Farrier & Draper (8pm – 11pm)
Kelly-Anne Byrne and Fingerman’s new weekly residency.

Ruby Red @ Lucky’s (8:30pm)
DJ bar vibes on Meath Street

Ruth Kavanagh @ Love Tempo
Mother DJ in the new bar on Thomas Street.

This Is It! @ The Grand Social (10pm)
Indie Club Night

Club Comfort presents: Girl Unit @ Yamamori Tengu (11pm)
Night Slugs producer. Plus OneCanChan + Selky. ‘Wut’

Ethereal Skies: Amor Satyr, JWY, Gaffa @ Wigwam (11pm)
Parisian bass producer Amor Satyr Irish debut along with Foxgluv club JWY and Gaffa co-founder of Lost Dublin.


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Saturday April 20th

Sunday Times

Soundmate 31 @ Boombridge Luas Stop (1.30pm – 10.30pm)
Open air rave party. Travel from Luas Meeting point.

THC presents BLAZE 420 @ The Sound House (4pm – late)
Aurora, Choki Biki, Sharpson, HRLA, Kulturelles Kollektiv,Music Machines Masters, Nocturnal Dublin THC DJs & more.

Beans @ The Workman’s
AntiPop Consortium rapper.

Mick Flannery @ Whelan’s
Three nights in the venue from the Cork singer-songwriter.

Moon Looks On @ Whelan’s Upstairs
Folk artist Stephen Gormley.

49th & Main @ Lost Lane
Kilkenny dance pop duo. Two nights. ‘Self Sabotage’

Shobsy @ The Workman’s Club
Dublin electro pop singer, songwriter and live performer. ‘Lotus Sessions’

SexyTadhg @ The Grand Social
My Parade The Live Tour from the Cabaret-leaning piano songwriter.

See Also
nilerodgers

New Purple Celebration @ Button Factory
The Music Of Prince Live. 2 nights.

Faceplant @ The Academy 2
Five piece pop punk/emo cover band

Billy Scurry @ Love Tempo
Vinyl loving DJ in the new bar on Thomas Street.

Féile Na Gréine DJs @ Lucky’s
Limerick boyos causing a ruckus after The High Maintenance Record Store Day.

Secret Sessions @ The Sound House
Secret lineups. Past editions featured Sarah Crean, MOIO, Decarteret, Tebi Rex, Jafaris & Shiv to name a few..

Sunday Times @ Hen’s Teeth
Cork’s finest DJ selectors are in the city.

Polygonia & Aldar Agd @ Tengu (11pm)
Munich producer Lindsey Wang. I’m a sucker for bright arpeggiated synths.

X-Press 2 live @ Button Factory (11pm)
PHEVER-Electric presents UK House legends. Support: Dean Sherry Charlie & Collie

Cassö & Darie @ Index (11pm)
Index x Research presents. Prada.

Swiftogeddon @ The Grand Social (11pm)
The Taylor Swift Club Night


Sunday April 21st

adrianne Lenker
adrianne Lenker

Werk @ Street 66 (2pm – 5pm)
WERK is a new event happening this Sunday aimed at the “evolving independent network for womxn and LGBTQ+ DJs, and electronic music and event industry professionals.”

Adrianne Lenker @ Vicar Street
Big Thief musician plays a solo Irish tour.

Colin Devine @ Love Tempo
DJ sets on Thomas Street.

Sophie Hutchings, Gareth Quinn Redmond @ Pavilion Theatre
Australian pianist and composer.

Carsie Blanton @ Whelan’s
American singer-songwriter.

Alfie Hudson Taylor @ The Workman’s Club
Solo and acoustic from the artist.

The Love Buzz @ The Workman’s Cellar
EP launch from the indie alt garage pop band.

Bam Margera @ The Grand Social
Former Jackass man is in town to do a Live Q & A with Matt Stocks. Sold Out.


Monday April 22nd

Seaforth @ The Grand Social
Australian-born, Nashville-based singer/songwriter duo

Take That @ 3Arena
Two nights in Dublin.

Song Cycle @ Whelan’s Bar
Whelan’s weekly singer songwriter night



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