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The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide // July 16th – 22nd

The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide // July 16th – 22nd



The 7-day gig guide to Dublin music and events this week.

Highlights:  Longitude Festival, Grizzly Bear, Beach House and more in Iveagh Gardens, Jeffrey Lewis, Amanda Palmer, last ever Altars Of Plagues Dublin show,  Space Dimension Controller.

If you’re looking for tickets to sold out gigs try #ticketfairy on Twitter.

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Tuesday July 16th

Wednesday July 17th

  • The Black Seeds @ Whelan’s (€20)
    [Reggae] New Zealand dub/reggae troupe.
  • Somewhere? @ The Workman’s Club (Free before 11pm, €5 after)
    [Club] Hip-hop/house night’s been packing 400/500 people in this summer.

Thursday July 18th

  • Grizzly Bear, Matthew E. White @ Iveagh Gardens (€33.50. 6:30pm)
    [Outdoor] The Grizzle Bizzle play the Ivizzle Garizzle. Sorry.
  • Anna Jordan @ Whelan’s Upstairs (€10)
    [Outdoor] Launch of multi-genre musician’s new Dust EP. Support Denis Cassidy. 
  • Uncon Si @ The Bernard Shaw (Free, 9pm)
    [DJ] Unconventional Science, LA Producer / DJ / Tiger Mustache
  • Altar Of Plagues @ Whelan’s  (€12)
    [Experimental black metal] Last ever Dublin gig after this week’s announcement of disbandment in October.
  • Amanda Palmer @ The Academy (€20)
    [Punk cabaret] And Her Grand Theft Orchestra. Special guest Gavin Friday.
  • Jeffrey Lewis & The Rain @ The Grand Social (€12)
    [Folk] The ever-interesting folk storyteller/comic artist makes a welcome return.

Friday July 19th

  • Longitude Festival @ Marlay Park (€54.50 per day, €149.50 for weekend)
    Phoenix, Foals, TEED, Jessie Ware, Rhye, Alunageorge, Toby Kaar, The Cast Of Cheers and more. Timetable.

  • Patrick Groenland & Clara Grimes @Monster Truck Gallery (7:30am-8am, Free)
    [Morning gig] Have breakfast with members of a jazz sextet.
  • Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band @ Iveagh Gardens (€33.50, 7pm)
    [Outdoor] He’s big in Ireland. Support TBA.
  • DJ Izem @ The Bernard Shaw (Free, 9pm)
    [DJ] Global and worldwide sounds
  • Madu and Firehouse Skank Sound System @ The Sugar Club (€8 before 10pm, €10 after)
    [Psychedelic roots] Irish/Malaysian brother and sister team dub and beats controller Salim and vocalist Aminah
  • Red Bull Longitude Afterparty: Foals DJs, White Collar Boy, Colm K @ The Academy (11pm, €5 with ticket/wristband, €10 otherwise )
    [DJsl] Headliner DJ set and support. 
  • MUD: KOWTON @ Twisted Pepper (€10, 11pm)
    [Dance] Emergence & Bruce Willis Present the Hessle Audio producer in the house with support Effy and Brian Mooney.

Saturday July 20th

  • Longitude Festival @ Marlay Park (€54.50 per day, €149.50 for weekend)
    Vampire Weekend, Villagers, MO, Gold Panda, Le Galaxie, Local Natives, Frank B and more. Timetable

Sunday July 21st

  • Longitude Festival @ Marlay Park (€54.50 per day, €149.50 for weekend)
    Kraftwerk, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Hot Chip, SBTRKT, Flume, The Minutes, New Jackson, Nialler9 and more. Timetable.

  • Glen Hansard, Sam Amidon, Lisa O’Neill @ Iveagh Gardens (€35, 5:30pm)
    [Outdoor] The Frames man solo plus the awesome Amidon and awesome Irish folk lady.
  • Red Bull Longitude Afterparty @ The Academy (11pm, TBC  )
    [DJsl] Headliner DJ set and support. 

Monday July 22nd

  • Nothing to see here.

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