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Thursday 16th August - JOAN AS POLICE WOMAN

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VIA TICKETBOOTH.EU Selective Memory presents JOAN AS POLICE WOMAN DAMNED DEVOTION TOUR plus support _ Main Venue _ JOAN AS POLICE WOMAN ANNOUNCES 3 DATE IRISH TOUR THIS AUGUST TICKETS FOR DUBLIN GO ON SALE THIS FRIDAY 13 AUGUST AT 10AM Following the release of Damned Devotion, Joan As Police Woman is taking her captivating […] Doors: 7.30pm Tickets: €24.50

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    VIA TICKETBOOTH.EU

    Selective Memory presents

    JOAN AS POLICE WOMAN

    DAMNED DEVOTION TOUR

    plus support

    _ Main Venue _
    Facebook event

    JOAN AS POLICE WOMAN ANNOUNCES 3 DATE IRISH TOUR THIS AUGUST
    TICKETS FOR DUBLIN GO ON SALE THIS FRIDAY 13 AUGUST AT 10AM

    Following the release of Damned Devotion, Joan As Police Woman is taking her captivating live show on the road and has just announced a three date Irish tour with shows in Belfast, Galway and Dublin.

    Tickets for the Dublin date in Whelans on Thursday 16 August are priced €24.50 and go on sale at 10am this Friday 13th April from www.ticketbooth.eu.

    Already acknowledged as a thrilling live performer and starkly honest lyricist, new album Damned Devotion finds Joan Wasser at her rawest. While her 2014 album The Classic was a soulful celebration of life and her 2011 album The Deep Field a lush moody expansion, this new release sees her stripping her compositions back to the core, the bare-all lyricism and timeless melodies harking back to her accolade-winning album To Survive (2008) and the universally acclaimed debut album Real Life (2006). Joan: “My maxim is: if it feels scary to say it, it’s the thing you must say”. And on Damned Devotion the thoughtful lyricism is married to Joan’s most accessible music to date.

    Famously a collaborator and muse to artists as diverse as Anohni, Rufus Wainwright, Lou Reed and Beck, since the release of her last album Joan has worked alongside fashion designers Viktor & Rolf as well as a growing list of musicians including Sufjan Stevens, Lau, RZA and most recently Daniel Johnston.

    “I say yes to almost everything,” she admits. “I just want to be making music all the time. I can comfortably say that music has saved my life and continues to save my life. I am a devotee. It’s not something I can even choose or not choose, it’s just what is.” …Damned Devotion

    Praise for Joan As Police Woman:

    The Times – ‘The coolest woman in pop’ // Uncut – ‘This is breathtakingly good music’ // Mojo – ‘full of meditative beauty…ravishing and lovelorn’ // Sunday Times – ‘Sensational’ // The Guardian -‘a voice so wondrous and moving that it makes everyone else’s seem ordinary and mundane’

    TICKETS

    LAST REMAINING TICKETS FROM TICKETBOOTH.EU

    ON SALE FRI 13th APR, 10AM: €24.50 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 7:30pm
    • Tickets: €24.50

Thursday 16th August - ELIZABETH MOEN

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ELIZABETH MOEN “A Million Miles Away” LP release show plus support ^ Upstairs ^ The Culture Trip says, “Elizabeth Moen is one of those rare artists whose voice, from the first moment you hear it, consumes your entire being, doing away with all previous thoughts and concerns, and leaving you short of breath.” Little Village […] Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €10 adv / €12 door

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    ELIZABETH MOEN

    “A Million Miles Away” LP release show

    plus support

    ^ Upstairs ^

    The Culture Trip says, “Elizabeth Moen is one of those rare artists whose voice, from the first moment you hear it, consumes your entire being, doing away with all previous thoughts and concerns, and leaving you short of breath.”

    Little Village says, “Moen transfigures folk into an experience in the totality of instruments. But her vocals never shy away from the driver’s seat.”

    IPR(NPR) says, “Elizabeth is armed with a jaw-dropping singing voice, tasteful guitar playing, and songs that stay in your head for days.”

    — — — —

    Elizabeth Moen was raised in small town of the Midwest and went to the University of Iowa for teaching, international business, and French. With a full school schedule and three part-time jobs, she would still find time to go to open mics and sing covers with her guitar. Late September of 2015, she quit her jobs and began songwriting. She has since taken the scene by storm in the Midwest. With the release of her first vinyl LP in 2017, Moen toured solo and with her in band on regionally, the West coast, Europe, and is set to release her second vinyl LP in Ireland this August and the United States in September.

    TICKETS

    €10 adv / €12 door

    Advanced tickets available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.

    AFTER THE GIG

    Indie & Alternative Dance Party | Drinks Promos | 11pm til 3am or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm.

    • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €10 adv / €12 door

     

Friday 17th August - THE DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL

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Whelanslive.com presents; in association with O’HARA’S Craft Beers DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL 20+ Bands over 3 Days FRI 17th, SAT 18th & SUN 19th AUG FREE ENTRY _ Main Venue & Upstairs ^ The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival returns for its 4th year, bringing some of the best and most unique acts from around the world […] Doors: 7pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

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    Whelanslive.com presents;

    in association with O’HARA’S Craft Beers

    DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL

    20+ Bands over 3 Days

    FRI 17thSAT 18th & SUN 19th AUG

    FREE ENTRY

    _ Main Venue & Upstairs ^

    Facebook event

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival returns for its 4th year, bringing some of the best and most unique acts from around the world to perform at this FREE ENTRY festival from 17th– 19thAugust.

    Although a relative newcomeer to the scene, the festival has gone from strength to strength, and has become a must for those who like down home Blues, Roots and Brass music.

    This year’s lineup includes; Bronagh Gallagher and her band, highly rated blues guitarist Mike Brookfield and his band, local blues legends The Mary Stokes Band, Australia’s Ukulele Death Squad, Catfish Blues Orchestra, US band The 502’s and more TBA…

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival is an annual event, which takes place in the iconic Whelan’s on Wexford Street, in the Camden Quarter district of the city, and is supported by the good people at O’Hara’s Irish Craft Beer.

    Seamus O’Hara, CEO and Founder of Carlow Brewing Company commented on the partnership,

    “O’Hara’s is delighted to support the Blues, Roots and Brass Festival again this August, as an independent craft brewery we understand the drive to be pioneers in your field, and to do things a little bit different. The team at Whelan’s consistently work towards offering their customers high quality music and entertainment, they are an institution on the Irish music scene and deservedly so. I personally look forward to checking out some of this fantastic line-up, all the more so with a pint of O’Hara’s in my hand!”

    Whelan’s can always be relied on to put on a great show, and with three stages going at once, there will be plenty of choice to keep people entertained. The Main Stage, newly revamped Upstairs Venue and The Front Bar Stage will be home to over 30 bands throughout the weekend, with performances taking place from 7.00pm to the wee hours.

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival is one of the few FREE ENTRY festivals on the summer calendar so there is no need to book tickets, but early attendance is advised to avoid disappointment.

    For more information check out www.facebook.com/dublinbluesrootsbrass.

    TICKETS

    // FREE ENTRY //

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 7pm
    • Tickets: FREE ENTRY

     

Saturday 18th August - THE DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL

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Whelanslive.com presents; in association with O’HARA’S Craft Beers DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL 20+ Bands over 3 Days FRI 17th, SAT 18th & SUN 19th AUG FREE ENTRY _ Main Venue & Upstairs ^ The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival returns for its 4th year, bringing some of the best and most unique acts from around the world […] Doors: 7pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

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  • Free Entry 2016

    Whelanslive.com presents;

    in association with O’HARA’S Craft Beers

    DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL

    20+ Bands over 3 Days

    FRI 17thSAT 18th & SUN 19th AUG

    FREE ENTRY

    _ Main Venue & Upstairs ^

    Facebook event

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival returns for its 4th year, bringing some of the best and most unique acts from around the world to perform at this FREE ENTRY festival from 17th– 19thAugust.

    Although a relative newcomeer to the scene, the festival has gone from strength to strength, and has become a must for those who like down home Blues, Roots and Brass music.

    This year’s lineup includes; Bronagh Gallagher and her band, highly rated blues guitarist Mike Brookfield and his band, local blues legends The Mary Stokes Band, Australia’s Ukulele Death Squad, Catfish Blues Orchestra, US band The 502’s and more TBA…

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival is an annual event, which takes place in the iconic Whelan’s on Wexford Street, in the Camden Quarter district of the city, and is supported by the good people at O’Hara’s Irish Craft Beer.

    Seamus O’Hara, CEO and Founder of Carlow Brewing Company commented on the partnership,

    “O’Hara’s is delighted to support the Blues, Roots and Brass Festival again this August, as an independent craft brewery we understand the drive to be pioneers in your field, and to do things a little bit different. The team at Whelan’s consistently work towards offering their customers high quality music and entertainment, they are an institution on the Irish music scene and deservedly so. I personally look forward to checking out some of this fantastic line-up, all the more so with a pint of O’Hara’s in my hand!”

    Whelan’s can always be relied on to put on a great show, and with three stages going at once, there will be plenty of choice to keep people entertained. The Main Stage, newly revamped Upstairs Venue and The Front Bar Stage will be home to over 30 bands throughout the weekend, with performances taking place from 7.00pm to the wee hours.

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival is one of the few FREE ENTRY festivals on the summer calendar so there is no need to book tickets, but early attendance is advised to avoid disappointment.

    For more information check out www.facebook.com/dublinbluesrootsbrass.

    TICKETS

    // FREE ENTRY //

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 7pm
    • Tickets: FREE ENTRY

     

Sunday 19th August - LIVE FROM THE WINDOW w/ THE DUBLIN BLUES CARTEL

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Whelanslive.com presents THE DUBLIN BLUES CARTEL – PLAY THE FRONT BAR – 10:30pm – FREE ENTRY Dublin Blues Cartel formed a year and half ago, after a long association. They began playing every Monday in the Leeson Lounge, playing mostly a version of New Orleans R’n’B with a classic rock twist, sandwiched with swing, Rock’n’Roll, […] Doors: 10:30pm in Whelan's Bar Tickets: NO COVER CHARGE

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    THE DUBLIN BLUES CARTEL

    – PLAY THE FRONT BAR –

    10:30pm – FREE ENTRY

    Dublin Blues Cartel formed a year and half ago, after a long association. They began playing every Monday in the Leeson Lounge, playing mostly a version of New Orleans R’n’B with a classic rock twist, sandwiched with swing, Rock’n’Roll, Soul, Funk, Blues and rap of all eras.Their sets consists of radical reworkings of well known R’n’B standards which segue into lengthy improvisations that are one minute, blues jazz crescendo, the next a funk dervish, one minute a pyschedelic freak out, next a country boogie twist, the next a dark ascension of Wagnerian majesty.

    Featuring some the best musicians Ireland has ever produced, Dublin Blue cartel are:

    James delaney (James has played with Sharon Shannon, Van Morrison, Paul Brady, Chuck Berry, Andrew Strong)

    Pat Farrell: Lead Guitar (The Business, Red Peters). Pat had shared stages with B.B. King, Jeff Healy, John Primer and Carlos Johnson

    John Quearney: Bass (Donovan, Heavy Waits, The Business, Left right n Centre,)

    Noel Bridgeman: Drums. Noel was a founding member of Skid Row, one of the most important Irish rock bands, whose members included Gary Moore, Phill Lynott and Brush Shields. He has also recorded with Van Morrison, Steve Earle, Sharon Shannon and has played with Mary Black and many other legendary Irish artists.

    Mick Pyro is a member of Republic of Loose who have had three top ten albums in Ireland, one reaching number 2. Mick has supported U.2., The Roots, Ian Brown, The Neville Brothers, Guns n Roses, Snow Patrol and the New York Dolls. He has Co- produced a track for Sinead O, Connor and has appeared with her on stage several times. He has recorded with Camp Lo, Styles P (I like Music) and U.2. (Tribute to Ronnie Drew)

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie DJ in the bar and Sonntags [Disco/House/Funk] upstairs from 11pm til late (Free Entry).

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 10:30pm in Whelan's Bar
    • Tickets: NO COVER CHARGE

     

Sunday 19th August - THE DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL

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Whelanslive.com presents; in association with O’HARA’S Craft Beers DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL 20+ Bands over 3 Days FRI 17th, SAT 18th & SUN 19th AUG FREE ENTRY _ Main Venue & Upstairs ^ The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival returns for its 4th year, bringing some of the best and most unique acts from around the world […] Doors: 7pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

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  • Free Entry 2016

    Whelanslive.com presents;

    in association with O’HARA’S Craft Beers

    DUBLIN BLUES, ROOTS & BRASS FESTIVAL

    20+ Bands over 3 Days

    FRI 17thSAT 18th & SUN 19th AUG

    FREE ENTRY

    _ Main Venue & Upstairs ^

    Facebook event

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival returns for its 4th year, bringing some of the best and most unique acts from around the world to perform at this FREE ENTRY festival from 17th– 19thAugust.

    Although a relative newcomeer to the scene, the festival has gone from strength to strength, and has become a must for those who like down home Blues, Roots and Brass music.

    This year’s lineup includes; Bronagh Gallagher and her band, highly rated blues guitarist Mike Brookfield and his band, local blues legends The Mary Stokes Band, Australia’s Ukulele Death Squad, Catfish Blues Orchestra, US band The 502’s and more TBA…

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival is an annual event, which takes place in the iconic Whelan’s on Wexford Street, in the Camden Quarter district of the city, and is supported by the good people at O’Hara’s Irish Craft Beer.

    Seamus O’Hara, CEO and Founder of Carlow Brewing Company commented on the partnership,

    “O’Hara’s is delighted to support the Blues, Roots and Brass Festival again this August, as an independent craft brewery we understand the drive to be pioneers in your field, and to do things a little bit different. The team at Whelan’s consistently work towards offering their customers high quality music and entertainment, they are an institution on the Irish music scene and deservedly so. I personally look forward to checking out some of this fantastic line-up, all the more so with a pint of O’Hara’s in my hand!”

    Whelan’s can always be relied on to put on a great show, and with three stages going at once, there will be plenty of choice to keep people entertained. The Main Stage, newly revamped Upstairs Venue and The Front Bar Stage will be home to over 30 bands throughout the weekend, with performances taking place from 7.00pm to the wee hours.

    The Dublin Blues, Roots and Brass Festival is one of the few FREE ENTRY festivals on the summer calendar so there is no need to book tickets, but early attendance is advised to avoid disappointment.

    For more information check out www.facebook.com/dublinbluesrootsbrass.

    TICKETS

    // FREE ENTRY //

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 7pm
    • Tickets: FREE ENTRY

     

Monday 20th August - OZOMATLI + BOOKA BRASS

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Selective Memory presents OZOMATLI 20th Anniversary Tour ft. Chali 2Na plus BOOKA BRASS _ Main Venue _ Ozomatli have announced their first Irish show since their famous show in Dublin in 2004. Ozomatli are celebrating the 20th anniversary of their self titled debut album with a worldwide tour. Having performed in 54 countries, the three […] Doors: 7.30pm Tickets: €22.50

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    Selective Memory presents

    OZOMATLI

    20th Anniversary Tour ft. Chali 2Na

    plus

    BOOKA BRASS

    _ Main Venue _
    Facebook event

    Ozomatli have announced their first Irish show since their famous show in Dublin in 2004. Ozomatli are celebrating the 20th anniversary of their self titled debut album with a worldwide tour. Having performed in 54 countries, the three time Grammy Award winners are bringing their anniversary tour to Whelans, Dublin on 20th August coinciding with the remastered release of their 1998 debut album. Jurassic 5’s Chali 2Na is touring with Ozomatli and performing on some tracks in what will be their first shows together in years.
    Tickets priced €22.50 go on sale this Wednesday 23 May at 10am from www.ticketbooth.eu.

    “A kinetically feel-good performance” – LA TIMES

    Their debut album Ozomatli was released on June 16, 1998 on Almo Sounds. The album reached mainstream success following an appearance on the late night talk show “Vibe!” Featuring MC Chali 2na, turntablist Cut Chemist, drummer William Marrufo, and saxophone player Jose Espinoza. The album reached No. 7 on the Billboard Latin Albums chart (71 weeks) and No. 4 on the Billboard Latin Pop Albums chart (50 weeks). Two singles released from the album were “Cut Chemist Suite”, featured on Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 3, and “Super Bowl Sundae”. Ozomatli also made an appearance on Billboard’s Heatseekers chart, peaking at number 25.

    Ozomatli’s latest recording is an album of classic and contemporary Mexican hits reimagined with a Jamaican feel. Titled Nonstop: Mexico → Jamaica, it pays homage to the music that many of the band members grew up listening to, inspiring them to reconnect and reinterpret songs that defined their youth. Produced by drum & bass reggae legends, Sly & Robbie (Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Peter Tosh, Jimmy Cliff, Madonna, No Doubt) and featuring various high profile guest vocalists, the album reflects the bands multi-genre influences as well as their travels around the world.

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    BOOKA BRASS

    https://www.facebook.com/BookaBrass/

    “Something magical happened at the Button Factory last Friday night. When fans of Booka Brass Band assembled in the venue for their late-night show, they had no idea that they were there to bear witness to a gig more awe-inspiring than Dublin had seen in months. Even though many had seen them play live before, nothing could have prepared us for the sheer brilliance of Friday’s set.” – InDublin.ie

    ‘Booka Brass Band have every right to be claimed as Ireland’s best live act right now’, – Golden Plec

    ‘If you can only take in one new act this festival season, make it Booka Brass Band’ – The Irish Independent

    TICKETS

    €22.50 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Silent Disco, now every Mon, Tue & Wed from 11pm – 2 DJs, just pick the one you like best [Free Entry] plus Late Bar.

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 7:30pm
    • Tickets: €22.50

Monday 20th August - SONG CYCLE

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Whelanslive.com presents SONG CYCLE SINGER SONGWRITER SESSION – BOURKE’S BAR – 8:30pm – FREE ENTRY Whelan’s Singer songwriter session ‘Song Cycle’ continues to offer a platform for local and non local acts to experiment, sing and share in the friendly informal setting of Bourke’s Bar at Whelan’s.
Doors: 8:30pm in Bourke's Bar Tickets: FREE ENTRY

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    Whelanslive.com presents

    SONG CYCLE

    SINGER SONGWRITER SESSION

    – BOURKE’S BAR –

    8:30pm – FREE ENTRY

    Facebook event

    Whelan’s Singer songwriter session ‘Song Cycle’ continues to offer a platform for local and non local acts to experiment, sing and share in the friendly informal setting of Bourke’s Bar at Whelan’s.Taking our cues from our favourite artists musings on the creative process (Van Dyke Parks lends us the title from his seminal 1967 opus) this night offers artists a fresh new stage to breath life into songs, experiment with ideas or simply just play for the sheer enjoyment of it.

    The Format of Song Cycle has developed a little since moving to Bourke’s. More of an impromptu session in the round than a stage and a line-up. Your host John Byrne helps to curate the evening along with performing some old standards.

    Song Cycle takes place in Bourke’s Bar at Whelan’s every Monday, admission is free and all are welcome to play.

    CONTACT

    [email protected]

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s DJ w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm (Free Entry)

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8:30pm in Bourke's Bar
    • Tickets: FREE ENTRY

Monday 20th August - CHERRY COMEDY

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CHERRY COMEDY Every Monday Upstairs at Whelan’s featuring TBC ^ Upstairs ^ Cherry Comedy bring you a truly electric night in Whelan’s every Monday – This is stand-up comedy brought to you by young, new and emerging talent on the Irish comedy scene.
Upstairs in Whelans   Doors: 8pm  Tickets: €5

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    CHERRY COMEDY

    Every Monday Upstairs at Whelan’s

    featuring

    TBC

    ^ Upstairs ^

    Facebook event

    Cherry Comedy bring you a truly electric night in Whelan’s every Monday – This is stand-up comedy brought to you by young, new and emerging talent on the Irish comedy scene.

    In the meantime check out our YouTube channel to get a taste of what you can expect.

    ‘These lads are a good laugh’ – Irish Examiner
    ‘Hilarious’ – Spin 1038
    ‘One to watch’ – Irish Daily Mirror
    ‘This shite is meant to pass for comedy’ – WhyteyIRL

    TICKETS

    €5 on the door or available online from eventbrite

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie DJ w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm til late | Drinks Promos available | Free Entry

    • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €5

Tuesday 21st August - ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER

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Aiken Promotions presents ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER plus support _ Main Venue _ Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever has announced a headline show this August 21st at Whelan’s. Tickets €16 includes booking fee, go on sale this Friday at 10am.
Doors: 8pm Tickets: SOLD OUT

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    Aiken Promotions presents

    ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER

    plus support

    _ Main Venue _

    Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever has announced a headline show this August 21st at Whelan’s. Tickets €16 includes booking fee, go on sale this Friday at 10am.

    Since the band’s inception, Rolling Blackouts C.F. have carved out a unique place in the local musical landscape with their penchant for hooky guitars and undeniable melodies, married to lyrics that are intelligent and wide-eyed, with an unmistakably-Australian dry wit. The French Press EP landed on many ‘Best Of 2017’ lists, including The Guardian/The Observer ‘Hidden Gems’. Meanwhile, lead single ‘French Press’ made countless end of year lists including coming in at #10 on Rolling Stone’s Best Songs of 2017, while the band came in at #13 in Paste Magazine’s Best New Artists.

    Having made waves internationally – they inked a deal with iconic US label Sub Pop at the start of last year and received high-rotation airplay on UK tastemaker BBC6 – the band spent much of 2017 on the road, including multiple sold out shows on their first ever EU tour.

    The band kick off 2018 in much the same way, heading out as part of the massive Laneway Festival this February. Having just announced spots on Coachella and Shaky Knees festivals and with more new music on the horizon, Rolling Blackouts C.F.

     

    TICKETS – SOLD OUT

    ON SALE FRI 4th MAY, 10AM: €16 are available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Silent Disco, now every Mon, Tue & Wed from 11pm – 2 DJs, just pick the one you like best [Free Entry] plus Late Bar.

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: SOLD OUT

Tuesday 21st August - SHH DIAM!, GIRLFRIEND & TIMETHIEVES

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SHH DIAM!, GIRLFRIEND & TIMETHIEVES ^ Upstairs ^ Shh…Diam! – Malaysia’s first openly queer band are proud to play Whelan’s as part of their European tour. As well as the island of Ireland they are performing in the UK, Netherlands, Germany and Denmark to promote their second album, Eat Your Local Fruits.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €10 adv / €12 door

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    SHH DIAM!, GIRLFRIEND & TIMETHIEVES

    ^ Upstairs ^

    Facebook event

    Shh…Diam! – Malaysia’s first openly queer band are proud to play Whelan’s as part of their European tour. As well as the island of Ireland they are performing in the UK, Netherlands, Germany and Denmark to promote their second album, Eat Your Local Fruits.

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    SHH DIAM!

    https://www.facebook.com/shhdiam.music
    https://twitter.com/shhdiam

    Shh…Diam! formed in 2009 and are actively involved in promoting LGBT rights in Malaysia, a country where colonial-era sodomy laws are still enforced. When they first formed they were all female but the lead singer Faris transitioned to male and the trans woman drummer left Malaysia due to the pressures trans women face. The band is now 50% male but remains 100% queer.

    This will be the second time Shh…Diam! has toured Europe, having played a three-week tour through Germany, Sweden, and Finland in 2016 to promote their previous album Attack of the Kongketron. Shh…Diam! have also played shows and festivals in Thailand and Singapore.

    They are delighted to be joined by

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    GIRLFRIEND

    https://www.facebook.com/girlfriendband/

    Hana Lamari on vocals, Sophie Dunne on guitar, Lisa Rogers on bass and Lahela Jones on drums, Eilis Mahon on synth. Formed in late 2015, gf have been playing music together since they were 17. Their home recorded, experimental EP, 3AM rituals was released in 2016. Since then they have been gigging relentlessly around Dublin and elsewhere with friends, including a DIY sold out benefit show for Dublin Rape Crisis Centre. They released their double A-side, spitkissing//small smile grow on July 27th 2018.

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    TIMETHIEVES

    https://www.facebook.com/TIMETHIEVESband

    5 piece femband with a gritty soulpop style, playing as band based in Dublin for just over a year. Debut single ‘In the Night’ released in Feb 2018 with second single ‘Livewire’ to be released later in the year.

    Get your €10 tickets in advance from whelanslive.com or €12 on the door.

    TICKETS

    €10 adv / €12 door

    Advanced tickets are available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Silent Disco, now every Mon, Tue & Wed from 11pm – 2 DJs, just pick the one you like best [Free Entry] plus Late Bar.

    • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €10 adv /€12 door

Wednesday 22nd August - I ❤ JEFF BUCKLEY

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I ❤ JEFF BUCKLEY featuring VERY SPECIAL GUESTS _ Main Venue _ Dublin’s finest musicians gather to pay tribute to the great Jeff Buckley. On the anniversary of his last Whelans show and Grace release. A must for all fans.
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €16.50

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    I ❤ JEFF BUCKLEY

    featuring

    VERY SPECIAL GUESTS

    _ Main Venue _ Facebook event

    Dublin’s finest musicians gather to pay tribute to the great Jeff Buckley.

    On the anniversary of his last Whelans show and Grace release.

    A must for all fans.

    TICKETS

    €16.50 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or credit card bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Silent Disco, now every Mon, Tue & Wed from 11pm – 2 DJs, just pick the one you like best [Free Entry] plus Late Bar.

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €16.50

     

Thursday 23rd August - THE LONE BELLOW

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ON SALE FRI 20th APR, 10AM Aiken Promotions presents THE LONE BELLOW plus support _ Main Venue _ Tickets €20 includes booking fee on sale Friday at 10am The Lone Bellow burst onto the scene with their self-titled debut in 2013.
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €20

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    ON SALE FRI 20th APR, 10AM

    Aiken Promotions presents

    THE LONE BELLOW

    plus support

    _ Main Venue _

    Tickets €20 includes booking fee on sale Friday at 10am

    The Lone Bellow burst onto the scene with their self-titled debut in 2013.

    The Brooklyn-based band quickly became known for their transcendent harmonies, serious musicianship and raucous live performance – a reputation that earned them their rabid fan base. It’s been three years since the band’s victorious Then Came The Morning was released. Produced by The National’s Aaron Dessner, the album was nominated for an Americana Music Award.

    The band appeared on “Later…with Jools Holland,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “Late Show With David Letterman,” “Conan O’Brien,” “CBS This Morning,”  and “The Late Late Show With James Corden” in support of the album.
    In the years since the release, the band left their beloved adopted home of Brooklyn and moved to Nashville.

    Now, The Lone Bellow is back with Walk Into A Storm. Walk Into A Storm was produced by legendary music producer Dave Cobb (Chris Stapleton, Sturgill Simpson, and Brandi Carlile) and features their lead singles”May You Be Well” “Time’s Always Leaving.” The trio, featuring Zach Williams (guitar/vocals), Kanene Donehey Pipkin (multi-instrumentalist), and Brian Elmquist (guitar), recorded this album in only seven days.

    The Lone Bellow live at Whelan’s, 23rd August 2018
    Tickets on sale this Friday at 10am

    TICKETS

    ON SALE FRI 20th APR, 10AM €20 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or credit card bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €20

Friday 24th August - THOMAS WALSH (SOLO)

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THOMAS WALSH (PUGWASH)(SOLO) plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Thomas Walsh, of Pugwash fame, plays Whelan’s upstairs on Fri 24th Aug. Thomas is an Ivor Novello nominated songwriter whose co-writers and collaborators include Jeff Lynne, Andy Partridge, Ray Davies and Neil Hannon…
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €10

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    THOMAS WALSH

    (PUGWASH)(SOLO)

    plus support

    ^ Upstairs ^

    Facebook event

    Thomas Walsh, of Pugwash fame, plays Whelan’s upstairs on Fri 24th Aug.

    Thomas is an Ivor Novello nominated songwriter whose co-writers and collaborators include Jeff Lynne, Andy Partridge, Ray Davies and Neil Hannon…

    TICKETS

    €10 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos

    • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €10

     

Saturday 25th August - MIK PYRO

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MIK PYRO plus support _ Main Venue _ Mik Pyro returns to Whelan’s on Aug 25th following an excellent performance here in June. Playing tracks from him his upcoming debut solo album and hits from the Republic Of Loose back catalogue.
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €16

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    MIK PYRO

    plus support

    _ Main Venue _ Facebook event

    Mik Pyro returns to Whelan’s on Aug 25th following an excellent performance here in June.

    Playing tracks from him his upcoming debut solo album and hits from the Republic Of Loose back catalogue.

    TICKETS

    €16 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or credit card bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €16

     

Saturday 25th August - DOTT (Album Launch)

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DOTT “HEART SWELL” ALBUM LAUNCH plus support POWPIG & SHRUG LIFE _ Main Venue _ Dott are from Galway, Ireland and play shiny, harmony-driven guitar pop. Their music drips with luscious harmonies, fuzzy guitars and addictive feel-good pop melodies.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €8

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    DOTT

    “HEART SWELL” ALBUM LAUNCH

    plus support

    POWPIG & SHRUG LIFE

    _ Main Venue _

    Dott are from Galway, Ireland and play shiny, harmony-driven guitar pop. Their music drips with luscious harmonies, fuzzy guitars and addictive feel-good pop melodies.

    Their eagerly awaited album ‘Heart Swell’ was released on Graveface Records on June 8th 2018. The first single from the album ‘Like a Girl’ features Sadie Dupuis from Speedy Ortiz on guitar. The song has been heralded as ‘an anthem for the Repeal Movement’ with a beautiful video featuring many brave members of the Pro-Choice movement.

    Their sophomore record will follow up a string of releases including their bedroom demo’s release “Beverly Baldwin” (Mirror Universe Records, NYC 2016), Carousel EP (Split with Night School, Graveface Record US, 2015), Swoon LP (Graveface Record US, 2013) and their debut “Button” EP (Graveface Records US/Popical Island IRE, 2013)

    With an eager following on both sides of the Atlantic, Dott have appeared at international festivals such as SXSW, CMJ and CMW as well as Irish Festivals Electric Picnic, Indiependence, Camden Crawl and Westport Fest. They have recorded live sessions for Ireland’s Late Late Show, BreakThru Radio (NYC) 2FM Dan Hegarty, Arena RTE Radio 1, Ceol ar an Imeall TG4 and Community of Independents, DCTV. Dott have toured with and opened for bands such as Shellac, La Luz, Hinds, Chastity Belt, Sad13 and Honeyblood.

    Songs from Dott can be heard on stations such as NPR, USA, BBC Radio, Today FM, 2FM, RTE RADIO 1, RnaG, and 98FM.

    Press:
    “Glowing and infectious” David Dye, NPR.

    “Extremely catchy stuff, harmony-laden early-’60s-meets-early-’90s indie rock”, Bill Pearis, Brooklyn Vegan.

    “Sunny garage rock with dash, shizzle and superfly choruses from Galway-based underground supergroup” Jim Carrol, On the Record, The Irish Times.

    “Glowing garage pop, catchy and super fun” Niall Byrne, Nialler9.com

    “Brisk, brash and endearing, the sparkling debut of this Irish quartet will renew your faith in tuneful garage rock” Mother Jones.

    “Addictive melody and lyrics, and choruses that could stay stuck in your head for days” Insound.

    “The band‘s sound is so appealing and features hard-charging, distortion laden guitar, a killer melody and those delicious harmonies… Dott has a great future in front of them with immediate appeal to indie rock fans.” Pop Matters.

    What Critics are saying about Heart Swell:

    ‘The focus on Heart Swell is on the powerful, heartbreakingly clear vocals of Anna McCarthy. She could sing just about anything and make it sound like an urgent message from the angels.’ – Tim Sendra, Allmusic.com

    ‘It’s more than an album; it’s an agent of change’, Elizabeth Woronzoff, Spectrum Culture

    ‘… from start to finish it will make your garage-pop loving heart palpitate with glee. [Heart Swell] is a shimmering blur of optimism and adrenaline’ Kate Crudgington, Get in Her Ears

    TICKETS

    €8 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos

    • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €8

     

Sunday 26th August - JIM WHITE

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JIM WHITE w/ CLIVE BARNES ^ Upstairs ^ Jim White gets around. When he’s not releasing his own critically acclaimed solo albums he splits time producing records for other songwriters, exhibiting his visual art in galleries and museums across the US and Europe and publishing award-winning fiction.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €16.50

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    JIM WHITE

    w/ CLIVE BARNES

    ^ Upstairs ^

    Jim White gets around. When he’s not releasing his own critically acclaimed solo albums he splits time producing records for other songwriters, exhibiting his visual art in galleries and museums across the US and Europe and publishing award-winning fiction.

    His sixth solo studio album, the bizarrely titled Waffles, Triangles & Jesus, is a mind-bending joy ride of sonic influences featuring a bevy of his hometown Athens’ roots musicians, plus west coast indie darlings Dead Rock West, and rock and roll maverick Holly Golightly. Prior to Waffles, Triangles & Jesus, White (born Mike Pratt) released five eclectic, totally uncategorizable albums plus another six even stranger side projects. Numerous songs from his back catalog have appeared both in film and television, with his Primus-esque Word-Mule being featured in Breaking Bad, and more recently his cautionary rocker Crash Into The Sun appearing in Ray McKinnon’s highly praised Sundance Channel series Rectify. UK fans may recognize White as the narrator and defacto tour guide for the award-winning BBC documentary, Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus, a road movie set in the rural South, which the LA Times described as “Decidedly strange, delightfully demented.” Prior to becoming a musician, White led an aimless, diverse life, working countless menial labor jobs: dishwasher, landscaper, lifeguard, cook, surfboard laminator, road builder, culminating with thirteen long years driving a taxi cab in New York City. White is presently at work completing a memoir, Incidental Contact, based on a series of uncanny coincidences that befell him during his days driving that taxi in New York City. Two chapters of Incidental Contact, The Bottom and Superwhite, have been published in the literary music journal Radio Silence, with Superwhite being awarded a Pushcart Prize for short fiction. White was a pro surfer. He served as a literary commentator for the National Endowment of the Arts. He was a European fashion model. Samuel Beckett once played a practical joke on him. There’s lots more non-linear information that doesn’t really fit the usual bio format. But that’s Jim, —he gets around.

    Clive Barnes will accompany Jim, a guitarist of rare quality. Clive has toured and recorded with artists like Eric Bibb, Taj Mahal, Joe Cocker, Dr. John, Gary Clarke Jr. and Jeff Beck as well as his own solo career, he is the main songwriter and frontman of Haunted Head

    TICKETS

    €16.50 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie DJ in the bar and Sonntags [Disco/House/Funk] upstairs from 11pm til late (Free Entry).

    • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €16.50

Monday 27th August - CHERRY COMEDY

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CHERRY COMEDY Every Monday Upstairs at Whelan’s featuring TBC ^ Upstairs ^ Cherry Comedy bring you a truly electric night in Whelan’s every Monday – This is stand-up comedy brought to you by young, new and emerging talent on the Irish comedy scene.
Upstairs in Whelans   Doors: 8pm  Tickets: €5

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    CHERRY COMEDY

    Every Monday Upstairs at Whelan’s

    featuring

    TBC

    ^ Upstairs ^

    Facebook event

    Cherry Comedy bring you a truly electric night in Whelan’s every Monday – This is stand-up comedy brought to you by young, new and emerging talent on the Irish comedy scene.

    In the meantime check out our YouTube channel to get a taste of what you can expect.

    ‘These lads are a good laugh’ – Irish Examiner
    ‘Hilarious’ – Spin 1038
    ‘One to watch’ – Irish Daily Mirror
    ‘This shite is meant to pass for comedy’ – WhyteyIRL

    TICKETS

    €5 on the door or available online from eventbrite

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Indie DJ w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm til late | Drinks Promos available | Free Entry

    • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €5

Wednesday 29th August - SHANNON & THE CLAMS

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ON SALE FRI 11th MAY, 10am Aiken Promotions presents SHANNON & THE CLAMS plus support _ Main Venue _ It wouldn’t be wrong to say that Shannon and the Clams was formed by accident. Just outside the invisible borders of Oakland’s warehouse music scene, Shannon Shaw was absorbed in studying illustration at California College of […] Doors: 8pm Tickets: €15

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    ON SALE FRI 11th MAY, 10am

    Aiken Promotions presents

    SHANNON & THE CLAMS

    plus support

    _ Main Venue _ 

    It wouldn’t be wrong to say that Shannon and the Clams was formed by accident. Just outside the invisible borders of Oakland’s warehouse music scene, Shannon Shaw was absorbed in studying illustration at California College of the Arts, a 100-year-old institution that draws freaks into the city from across the country. For many, the school serves as a gateway into the sprawling music underground that agitates beneath the Bay Area, as a hub for fliers for illegal parties in backyards, basements, and overpasses. Shannon & The Clams will play Whelan’s, 29th August 2018. Tickets €15 includes booking fee.

    During a bout of depression, Shannon took up a neglected bass guitar that had been a gift from an ex-boyfriend years earlier and played it for the first time, writing in a raw and untrained way. The urge to perform these songs soon took her to open mic nights around the East Bay.
    “It was the perfect outlet,” Shannon says. “I never thought I’d be someone who played music, but one day I picked up this bass and started writing songs. I became addicted to it. It became my focus.”

    Word got around that she was performing and the instigators of art school parties, always hungry for new talent, convinced Shannon to throw a band together and play. It worked, and it pushed her to aim higher, but the band was only meant to be temporary. Now, ten years later, her path has revealed itself and Shannon and the Clams are releasing their fifth album, Onion, this time collaborating with producer Dan Auerbach and his label Easy Eye Sound.

    Over the last decade, Shannon and her chief collaborator, guitarist Cody Blanchard, have released four albums of 60s-inspired pop on indie labels, toured tirelessly and have gradually solidified a line up of devoted Bay Area musicians, Nate Mahan on drums and Will Sprott on keyboards.

    TICKETS

    ON SALE FRI 11th MAY, 10am: €15 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or credit card bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required

    AFTER THE GIG

    Whelan’s Silent Disco, now every Mon, Tue & Wed from 11pm – 2 DJs, just pick the one you like best [Free Entry] plus Late Bar.

    • Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €15

Thursday 30th August - FIVE GRAND STEREO

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FIVE GRAND STEREO plus support ^ Upstairs ^ “The idea behind Five Grand Stereo”, says lead songwriter Chris Singleton, “is to take a 1970s band, shove them in a time machine, deposit them in the present day and ask them to make a record about the world they find themselves in”.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €10

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    FIVE GRAND STEREO

    plus support

    ^ Upstairs ^

    “The idea behind Five Grand Stereo”, says lead songwriter Chris Singleton, “is to take a 1970s band, shove them in a time machine, deposit them in the present day and ask them to make a record about the world they find themselves in”. 

    The result: a darkly humorous and theatrical concept album (there’s even a Greek chorus) about sex, money and missing David Bowie.

    Four-part harmonies, duelling guitars, raspy sax and above all, soaring melodies abound; classic artists like Marc Bolan, Bryan Ferry, Frank Zappa, Lou Reed and the Thin White Duke himself are frequently referenced sonically, but put through Five Grand Stereo’s proprietary blender to create some delightfully quirky results. Taking aim at everything from reality TV to sexism, the band somehow manage to conjure up the sounds of 75…to take a pop at today. All while bashing some instantly memorable tunes into your eardrums.

    Five Grand Stereo are Chris Singleton (vocals, guitar, piano); Jane Fraser (vocals); Stelios Kalisperides (guitars); Michael Kirkland (sax and synths); Zane Maertens (bass) and Ben Woollacott (drums).

    Five Grand Stereo will be releasing their debut album, Sex and Money, on 26 January 2018.

    A four-track EP is currently available – see the store section for details.

    “A truly fantastic new rock band” – The Independent

    “Songs of real depth…A thrill ride for the head. Hop on” **** – The Irish Times

    “Singleton’s sprightly power pop and lyrics ensure he’s never less than genial company” – Q Magazine

    “A clever and witty concept album that deals with contemporary issues…this offering shows a band with the ambition and smarts to succeed” – Evening Herald

    “Glamorous, piano driven rock and roll…Enthralling” – Clash Magazine

    “A record rich in ideas, biting lyrics and sugary hooks” – Hot Press Magazine

    “This is is a fine piece of power-pop, like Marc Bolan impersonating Jeff Lynne on the way over to David Bowie’s house, full of clever hooks and surprising key changes.” – Classic Rock Magazine

    “Full of musical depth and packed with sure-fire radio hits”– Music Week

    TICKETS

    €10 available online from WAV Tickets or Lo-Call 1890 200 078 (1-7pm M-F)

    – 50c per ticket service charge applies on phone, internet or creditcard bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

    Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.

    AFTER THE GIG

    Indie & Alternative Dance Party | Drinks Promos | 11pm til 3am or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm.

    • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
    • Doors: 8pm
    • Tickets: €10

     

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