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The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide: Nov 7th to 13th

The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide: Nov 7th to 13th

Highlights: Barry Can’t Swim, Jayda G, A Love From Outer Space, Wednesday, Dublin Folk Festival, The Scratch, Ben Klock, Secretsundaze, Eliza Rose, Inhaler, Four Tet listening party, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Skyrager, I Have A Tribe, Nicole Moudaber.

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

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Tuesday November 7th

50 Cent @ 3Arena
Billed as The Final Lap tour.

The Cult Presents Death Cult @ 3Olympia
The evening, while centered around Death Cult and their eponymous EPs, will boast a setlist that spans the three phases of the band, from Southern Death Cult, to Death Cult, and The Cult’s first two albums: Dreamtime (1984) and Love (1985).

Loreen @ The Academy
Two-time Swedish Eurovision electro pop winner.

Off! @ The Grand Social
American hardcore punk supergroup.

Dublin Beatles Festival @ The Workman’s Club
Tribute bands to mark the band’s only Irish gig 60 years ago.

Song Cycle @ Little Whelan’s
Whelan’s singer songwriter night offers a platform for acts to experiment, sing and share…

Ruby Sessions @ Doyle’s (8:30pm)
Weekly Tuesday acoustic night in aid of Simon Community. See link for acts playing every week.

Wednesday November 8th

The Scratch

The Scratch @ Vicar Street
Two nights from the Dublin trad metallers with the new album Mind Yourself.

Four Tet – Rounds [Listening Party] @ The Big Romance (SOLD OUT)
Nialler9 and BR present the Listen Closely series with hosts Nialler9 and Andrea Cleary.

Bala Desejo @ The Sugar Club
ChoiceCuts presents Rio de Janeiró band Bala Desejo draw on MPB, reggae, chula, salsa, rock and frevo.

Gemma Hayes @ Liberty Hall Theatre
Dublin Folk Festival. Irish singer-songwriter.

Black Belt Eagle Scout, Aoife Wolf @ The Workman’s Club
Swinomish/Iñupiaq singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist based in Portland, Oregon influenced by post-rock, alternative rock, and Native American traditional music.

Chubby Cat, Sasha Samara & Ferna @ Whelan’s Upstairs
Northern Irish-based indie pop artist triple header.

Sasquatch @ The Grand Social
Heavy rock night with Two Tales of Woe, Burning Realm, Steiner

Somewhere Else @ Bow Lane Social
Somewhere Else is the new midweek club happening every Monday + Wednesday night.

Thursday November 9th


Wednesday @ Opium Rooms
North Carolina-based band is a melting pot of alternative rock, shoegaze, and country influences.

The Scratch @ Vicar Street
Two nights from the Dublin trad metallers with the new album Mind Yourself.

Bob Vylan, Meryl Streek @ Whelan’s
Rock-rap duo.

John Francis Flynn Listening Party @ The Big Romance
Look over the Wall, See the Sky album preview with Donal Dineen hosting.

Lo Moon @ The Workman’s Club
American indie rock band.

John Spillane, Len Collective @ Liberty Hall Theatre
Dublin Folk Festival. Folk singer-songwriter.

Nothing Is Real @ The Sugar Club
A Beatles Podcast live show

Hidden Love @ Pawn Shop (11pm)
Erik Burka B2B Niall Kelly All Night Long

Hotboxx @ The Sound House (11pm)
Student Rave in a Cage techno party.

Prozak @ Wigwam (11pm)
DUDJ presents Dublin born Garage DJ/Producer.

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Friday November 10th

Barry Can’t Swim

Barry Can’t Swim @ Centre Point
Early show from the Scottish electronic producer Ninja Tune. ‘Sunsleeper’

I Have A Tribe @ Whelan’s
Irish singer-songwriter Patrick O’Laoghaire’s just released second full-length album Changing of the Guard of sprightly piano-lead songcraft. ‘Oh Man’

Peer Pleasure, The Amniotics @ Anseo
Double headliner with support Spud Guns

Max Greenwood @ Fumbally Stables
Live Album launch featuring solo piano compositions from new album In The Quiet of the Evening, and other material.

Elvana @ The Academy
Elvis Fronted Nirvana cover band. Support Strangers With Guns.

Daoiri Farrell Trio, Niamh Bury @ Liberty Hall Theatre
Dublin Folk Festival. Dublin-born traditional singer and bouzouki player

Hungry Heart @ the Workman’s Club
A Brice Springsteen early club night. Much cheaper than the real deal.

Dougie Poole @ Workman’s Cellar
Country songwriter from Brooklyn’s indie underground

A Love From Outer Space @ The Sound House (10pm)
Sean Johnson comes to town for a night of the club he started with Andrew Weatherall (RIP). Sold Out.

Club Obsidian @ The Grand Social (10pm)
Industrial beats, EBM pulsations, haunting darkwave melodies, futuristic pop vibrations and gothic club anthems and dark alternative music.

Jayda G @ Index (11pm)
Index x DJ Mag present a DJ set from the fun performer, producer, selector (not to mention environmental toxicologist and campaigner) who has released the album Guy this year. Support Ricky Chong, JWY.

Ben Klock @ Centre Point (11pm)
Techno maestro first Dublin show since 2019. Support: Mode_1, Seboro & Deni_Sova.

California Love @ The Workman’s Club (11pm)
90s/00s Hip Hop and R&B

Skyrager @ Hang Dai (11pm)
one half of the acclaimed production duo Psychemagik

Recto Verso @ Here & Now (11pm)
London-based queer DJ and producer Ms.G + Puzzy Wrangler, S-Agenda, Trix

Reboot @ Red Cow Warehouse (9pm)
John O’Callaghan, Bryan Kearney, Scot Project & more.

Slither x LOST: SWIM & Crush3d, Trudge @ Wigwam (11pm)
Two Melbourne-based trance-inspired electronic artists.

Afro Dance Party II @ Yamamori Tengu (11pm)
Afro house & Afro Tech night.

LENS @ The Racket Space (11pm)
Drum and bass UK DJ.

Saturday November 11th

Jayda G

Inhaler, SOAK, Blossoms @ 3Arena
Dublin rock band’s biggest show yet.

Shakalak @ The Workman’s Club
Single launch from the Dublin spoken-word-lead alternative band.

Ria Rua, Drying Weather, Orchid Feeder @ The Racket
Goth-tinged electropop artist headlines.

Secretsundaze @ Hen’s Teeth
DJ James Priestly from the iconic London Secretsundaze crew

Leo Miyagee @ The Sugar Club
Outstraight presents Northern Irish rapper and band.

Selu & Living Things @ Thomas House
Sometimes It’s So Easy (Single Launch) from Afropunk band. Support by the Sara Yamit, and DJ Hewan Mulugeta

Scattered Ashes, TV People, Owls @ the Workman’s Cellar
Dublin Irish post-punk band.

Ralph McTell @ Liberty Hall Theatre
Dublin Folk Festival. English singer-songwriter and guitar player

Versatile, Yasmin Gardezi @ RDS
Dublin comic rap dance duo.

Wargasm @ Opium Rooms
UK electronic rock band.

Showhawk Duo @ Button Factory
Young British guitarists play old-school trance dance house classics.

Gemma Cox @ Whelan’s Upstairs
Irish pop singer-songwriter ‘Immune’

Adjunct Ensemble with Felispeaks @ The Cooler @ The Complex
Belfast composer & musician Jamie Thompson has Sovereign Bodies / Ritual Taxonomy album on Diatribe Records.

ELMNTS 4th Birthday 10hr Day & Night Party @ Yamamori Tengu / Hyde (6pm/11pm)
Olga Korol, Dublime B2B Lynchie. Hyde Rooftop early night party to kick off.

Eliza Rose @ Centre Point (11pm)
East London’s DJ and vocalist+ January Winters and Sahana. ‘Take You There’

Seasamh le Gaza: Pagan B2B SHEE @ The Racket Space (11pm)
Ayolxi B2B Emmie, Groove Controlla, Rowdiboi, Pagan B2B Shee

Fionn Curran @ Index (11pm)
Galway DJ/Producer. Support: Cassö, DJ Chargesheet

Mother @ Lost Lane (11pm)
Weekly old-school club night for disco-loving LGBTQ+ family & their friends.

Swiftogeddon @ The Grand Social (11pm)
We recently chatted to the Taylor Swift Club night DJ Anna Jacob on the podcast.

Nicole Moudaber @ Here & Now (11pm)
Nicole delivers a dark and emotive blend of techno to clubbing institutions worldwide including DC-10 in Ibiza, London’s Fabric, New York’s Output.

Soulnezz, Spagnol & more @ So Below (11pm)
10 Eden Quay gig also with VKT B2B Mae, Belen G, Nazareno.

Salvaged presents: UFO95 with MAV666 & Flores @ Wigwam (11pm)
French artist finds his inspiration in the psychedelic rock from the 60s and 70s, and in the techno scene from the 90s or even the IDM scene, such as Aphex Twin… He also draws from the jungle and experimental scenes to propel a hypnotic, alienating and decidedly unique sound.

Foundations X MOAN presents: Artslaves @ The Cellar (11:30pm)
The founders of the Italian record label MOAN Recordings. Moan is focused on House and Tech House, with Funky, Minimal, and Techno influences.

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Sunday November 12th

Willie J Healey

The Mersey Beatles @ 3Olympia
Liverpool-born tribute to the Fab Four.

Scullion, Pádraig Jack and Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh @ Liberty Hall Theatre
Dublin Folk Festival. Philip King, Sonny Condell and Robbie Overson

Willie J Healey @ Whelan’s
English indie soul singer-songwriter

Gem Beag @ Anseo
Experimental alt music night. the next new low, Gar Cox.

Monday November 13th

Lucia and The Best Boys @ The Grand Social
Scottish indie rock band. ‘Care’

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