gig guide, The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide // July 30th – August 5th
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The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide // July 30th – August 5th

gig guide, The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide // July 30th – August 5th

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

Highlights:  Bank Holiday festival season with Castlepalooza and Indiependence (and Oxegen), Blur @ IMMA, a Monster Hero gig in an opticians, the Hot 8 Brass Band, a Harmless Noise gig, Damson Diner hosts 20 DJs and Forza Italo.

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

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Tuesday July 30th


Wednesday July 31st


Thursday August 1st


Friday August 2nd

Festivals
  • Castlepalooza @ Charleville Castle, Tullamore (€50 for moat camping, €65 no camping, €35 for Sunday ticket)
    An eclectic lineup of Irish and international bands with lots of good bands,electronic acts & DJs. Feturing Ghostpoet, Le Galaxie, Ships, CSS, Fight Like Apes, Luke Vibert & more. Stage times.
  • Indiependence @ Mitchelstown, Cork (€99 for camping, €79 no camping, €45 day ticket)
    Indie-rock leaning festival featuring BellX1, Kodaline, De La Soul, Bastille, We Are Scientists, ASIWYFA, Toby Kaar & more. Stage times.
  • Oxegen @ Punchestown, Kildare (€149 for weekend, €49 for Saturday/Sunday ticket)
    Chart, pop and dance take over the franchise. Calvin Harris, Gueta, Snoop Dogg. Stage times.

  • Blur 21: The Exhibition @  Irish Museum Of Modern Art (12pm-8pm daily, Free)
    [Exhibition] Runs til August 6th.
  • Bad Manners @ The Village (€20)
    [Ska] 2-tone party band still at it.
  • Hot 8 Brass Band, Ajo Arqestra @ The Sugar Club (€17.50)
    [Brass] Plus Handsome Paddy & Lil Dave on the decks.
  • PEST (Ninja Tune) @ The Grand Social (€12)
    [Electro/jazz/funk] Plus Bebop & Rocksteady, Fedka the Irritant & thatboytim (Bop Gun)
  • Lunar Disko Birthday @ Sweeney Mongrel (€5, 10pm)
    [DJ] 8th birthday in the basement: John Heckle LIVE, Andrew Ingram & Jasper Shaw. 

Saturday August 3rd

Festivals
  • Castlepalooza @ Charleville Castle, Tullamore (€50 for moat camping, €65 no camping, €35 for Sunday ticket)
    An eclectic lineup of Irish and international bands with lots of good bands,electronic acts & DJs. Feturing Ghostpoet, Le Galaxie, Ships, CSS, Fight Like Apes, Luke Vibert & more. Stage times.
  • Indiependence @ Mitchelstown, Cork (€99 for camping, €79 no camping, €45 day ticket)
    Indie-rock leaning festival featuring BellX1, Kodaline, De La Soul, Bastille, We Are Scientists, ASIWYFA, Toby Kaar & more. Stage times.
  • Oxegen @ Punchestown, Kildare (€149 for weekend, €49 for Saturday/Sunday ticket)
    Chart, pop and dance take over the franchise. Calvin Harris, Gueta, Snoop Dogg. Stage times.


Sunday  Bank Holiday August 4th

Festivals
  • Castlepalooza @ Charleville Castle, Tullamore (€50 for moat camping, €65 no camping, €35 for Sunday ticket)
    An eclectic lineup of Irish and international bands with lots of good bands,electronic acts & DJs. Feturing Ghostpoet, Le Galaxie, Ships, CSS, Fight Like Apes, Luke Vibert & more. Stage times.
  • Indiependence @ Mitchelstown, Cork (€99 for camping, €79 no camping, €45 day ticket)
    Indie-rock leaning festival featuring BellX1, Kodaline, De La Soul, Bastille, We Are Scientists, ASIWYFA, Toby Kaar & more.. Stage times.
  • Oxegen @ Punchestown, Kildare (€149 for weekend, €49 for Saturday/Sunday ticket)
    Chart, pop and dance take over the franchise. Calvin Harris, Gueta, Snoop Dogg. Stage times.

  • Maker: DIY workshop @ Storm Studios, Rathmines (€39 up, (9:30am/1pm)
    [Make/do] Build and customise your own musical instruments, effects and equipment.
  • Gung Ho @ Damson Diner (5pm, €7 late entry )
    [DJs] 20 DJs playing house and disco in the basement and outdoor terrace.
  • 12 Sundays  @ The Bernard Shaw (3pm, Free)
    [Party] Tim Blake [Kleine Reise], Ger Z, Conor L, Conor Dunne
  • Tandem Felix, Jetsetter, My Mind Races & more @ The Workman’s Club (7pm, Free)
    [Live] Irish bands play a free gig for Bank Holiday Sunday.
  • Bedlam and Abstract present David August @  Button Factory (€15, 11pm)
    [Dance] Berlin producer // Soundcloud.
  • Forza Italo: Rago & Farina @ Odessa Club (€15/€12 advance, 6pm)
    [Italo] First live set in 25 years from Italo legends and more.
  • Derrick May @ Twisted Pepper (€16/€14, 11pm)
    [Dance] Detroit legend plays 3/4 hour set.

Monday August 5th

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