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Dublin Gig Guide: 9th – 15th December 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 9th – 15th December 2019   Monday 9th Primal Scream @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Clairo @ The Academy – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Tuesday 10th Wild Youth @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM TiLT – CC Brez, Abbacaxi, Stomptown Brass & Bajjna @ Button Factory – 7.30PM     Wednesday 11th Hozier @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM     Thursday 12th Junior Brother @ Whelan’s – 8PM     Friday 13th Villagers @ Vicar Street – 7.30PM Fangclub @ Button Factory 7.30PM SPFDJ, Nur Jaber & TainT @ Index – 11PM     Saturday 14th The Scratch

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Dublin Gig Guide: September 25th – December 1st 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: September 25th – December 1st 2019 Monday 25th Larkins (+14 show) @ The Academy – 7.30PM   Ezra Collective @ Button Factory – 8PM   Tuesday 26th TiLT @ Button Factory – 7.30PM   Snow Patrol @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM   Blanco White @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Wednesday 27th Skepta @ Jam Park – 7.30PM (SOLD OUT)   Yungblud @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Steve Mason @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 28th Björk @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Julia Jacklin @ Button Factory – 7.30PM (SOLD OUT)   Friday 29th The Lumineers @

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Dublin Gig Guide: 18th – 24th November 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 18th – 24th November 2019 Monday 18th Trad Session @ Mother Reilly’s – 9.30PM   Tuesday 19th Cass McCombs @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Sorry @ The Sound House – 7PM Rex Orange County @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT)   Wednesday 20th Ghost @ 3 Arena – 6PM Sofi Tukker @ Vicar Street – 8PM Sorcha Richardson @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 21st Wallis Bird @ Vicar Street – 8PM Chk Chk Chk @ Whelan’s – 8PM Lewis Capaldi @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT)   Friday 22nd Girl Band @ Vicar Street – 8PM

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Dublin Gig Guide: 11th – 17th November 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 11th – 17th November 2019 Monday 11th Tinariwen @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Lucy Spraggan @ Button Factory – 7.30PM   Tuesday 12th Jessica Pratt @ The Sugar Club – 8PM LAOISE @ Lost Lane – 8PM Snarky Puppy @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Wednesday 13th Foy Vance @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM GoldLink @ The Academy – 7PM All Tvvins @Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 14th She Drew The Gun @ The Sound House – 8PM Nick Helm @ Whelan’s – 8PM Lacuna Coil @ The Academy – 6PM   Friday 15th Thumper @ The

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Dublin Gig Guide: 4th – 10th November 2019

Dublin Gig Guide – 4th – 10th November 2019   Monday 4th Marc Rebillet @ Whelan’s – 8PM Friendly Fires @ The Academy – 7PM Greta Van Fleet @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Tuesday 5th Christina Aguliera @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Tom Walker @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Wednesday 6th Aurora @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Priests @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Thursday 7th whenyoung @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Giggs @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Mallrat @ The Academy – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Friday 8th The Tallest Man On Earth @ Vicar Street

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Dublin Gig Guide: October 28th – November 3rd 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: October 28th – November 3rd 2019   Monday 28th KLLO @ The Workman’s Club – 8PM Blackbear @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Girl In Red @ The Academy – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Tuesday 29th A-ha @ 3 Arena – 7PM Midge Ure @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Wednesday 30th Lloyd Cole @ Vicar Street – 8PM Marina @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT) Reverend & The Makers @ The Academy Green Room – 7PM   Thursday 31st Paddy Hanna @ The Grand Social – 8PM Hermitage Green @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Friday 1st November

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Dublin Gig Guide – 21st – 27th October 2019

Dublin Gig Guide – 21st – 27th October 2019 Monday 21st Third Eye Blind @ The Academy – 7PM Self Esteem @ The Sound House – 8PM   Tuesday 22nd Chromatics @ Vicar Street – 8PM Everyone You Know @ Whelan’s – 8PM Orville Peck @ The Grand Social – 8PM (SOLD OUT)   Wednesday 23rd Of Monsters & Men @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) MoStack @ The Academy – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Thursday 24th Lethal Dialect & Friends @ Whelan’s (Main Room) – 8PM Skinny Pelembe @ Whelan’s (Upstairs) – 8PM Battles @ Button Factory – 8PM  

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Dublin Gig Guide: 14th – 20th October 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 14th – 20th October 2019 Monday 14th Tim Hecker @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Two Door Cinema Club @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM   Tuesday 15th The Blizzards @ Tower Records (live in-store)- 7PM Headie One @ The Academy – 7.30PM   Wednesday 16th John Mayer @ 3 Arena – 6PM Black Star Riders @ The Academy – 7PM The Twilight Sad @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Thursday 17th Hot Chip @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Cry Monster Cry @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Friday 18th VINCI @ The Grand Social – 8PM Cyril Hahn @

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Dublin Gig Guide: September 30th – October 6th 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: September 30th – October 6th 2019 Monday 30th Richard Hawley @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM JAY1 @ The Academy Green Room – 7PM   Tuesday 1st Tom Baxter @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Ashley McBryde @ The Academy – 8PM   Wednesday 2nd D Cullen @ Whelan’s (Upstairs) – 8PM   Thursday 3rd Toy Girl @ The Workman’s Club – 8PM Kneecap @ The Academy – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Friday 4th Deborah De Luca @ District 8 – 11PM Volbeat @ Olympia Theatre – 6PM Hootie & The Blowfish @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM  

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Dublin Gig Guide: August 26th – September 8th 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: August 26th – September 8th 2019   Monday 26th Lazy Band @ Dame Tavern – 7PM   Tuesday 27th The Faim @ The Academy – 7.30PM RTE National Concert Orchestra @ National Concert Hall – 1PM   Wednesday 28th Ella Fitzgerald – Just One Of Those Things @ The Sugar Club – 7.30PM Dysania @ The Workman’s Club – 8.30PM   Thursday 29th Tomike @ The Sound House – 7.30PM Ellemeno @ Berlin D2 – 6.30PM   Friday 30th New Jackson @ Pygmalion – 6PM Electric Picnic @ Stradbally   Saturday 31st Electric Picnic @ Stradbally Nick

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Dublin Gig Guide: 5th – 11th August 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 5th – 11th August 2019 Monday 5th Angie McMahon @ The Workman’s Club – 7.30PM   Tuesday 6th Tiz McNamara @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Wednesday 7th Airbourne @ The Academy – 7.30PM Haiku Hands @ The Grand Social – 8PM Counter Intelligence  @ Whelan’s – 7.30PM   Thursday 8th Russian Circles @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Oren Ambarchi @ The Sound House – 8PM   Friday 9th Lethal Dialect @ The Workman’s Club – 8PM Bleeding Heart Pigeons @ The Sound House – 8PM   Saturday 10th Ylofi @ The Grand Social – 8PM Richard Thompson

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Dublin Gig Guide: 22nd – 28th July 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 22nd – 28th July 2019 Monday 22nd Binkbeats @ The Sugar Club – 8PM   Tuesday 23rd The Wailers @ Vicar Street – 8PM The Kila Sessions @ Whelan’s – 8PM Wednesday 24th Little Hours @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Eve Belle @ Whelan’s – 8PM Ezra Furman @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Thursday 25th Something Happens @ Leopardstown Racecourse – 4PM Saving Grace @ The Helix – 7PM Friday 26th An Evening with Shaun Ryder @ The Sugar Club – 7.30PM Rival Sons @ The Academy – 7.30PM Olympia @ The Sound House – 8PM

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Dublin Gig Guide: 8th – 14th July 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 8th – 14th July 2019 Monday 8th The Eagles @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Tuesday 9th Stevie Wonder @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Mattiel @ Whelan’s – 7.30PM   Wednesday 10th Bob Skeleton @ The Workman’s Club – 8PM Moving Hearts @ National Concert Hall – 7PM   Thursday 11th IDLES @ Iveagh Gardens – 6.30PM The Stunning @ Leopardstown Racecourse – 5PM   Friday 12th KRS-One @ Voodoo Lounge – 7.30PM Villagers @ Iveagh Gardens – 6.30PM Mongoose @ Lost Lane – 8PM Sharon Shannon @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Saturday 13th Aslan @ Iveagh

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Dublin Gig Guide: 24th – 30th June 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 24th – 30th June 2019 Monday 24th King Princess @ The Academy – 7.30PM (SOLD OUT) The New Brass Kings @ Lost Lane – 8.30PM   Tuesday 25th Stereolab @ Vicar Street – 8PM Clementino @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Wednesday 26th Tame Impala @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Thursday 27th Hatchlings//Sky Atlas//Alta Cura @ Whelan’s – 8PM Matt Corby @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Friday 28th Chasing Abbey @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Saturday 29th The Living End @ The Living End – 8PM Roy Ayers @ The Sugar Club – 8PM  

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Dublin Gig Guide: 17th – 23rd June 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 17th – 23rd June 2019 Monday 17th Gladys Knight @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Il Divo @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Tuesday 18th P!nk @ The RDS – 6PM Beartooth @ The Academy – 7.30PM The Magic Numbers @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Wednesday 19th Billy Corgan @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Christy Moore @ National Concerts Hall @ 8PM   Thursday 20th Cult Called Man @ Whelan’s – 8PM The Blizzards @ Leopardstown Racecourse – 6PM   Friday 21st George Ezra @ Malahide Castle – 7PM Fanacanta @ Sin E – 8PM (Single launch)  

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Dublin Gig Guide: 10th – 16th July 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 10th – 16th July 2019 Monday 10th Gunna @ The Academy – 7PM   Tuesday 11th Backstreet Boys @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Midnight Oil @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Brí @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Wednesday 12th The Interrupters @ The Academy – 7PM Chance McCoy @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 13th Sophie Ellis-Bextor @ Vicar Street – 8PM Elton John @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Friday 14th Mumford & Sons @ Malahide Castle – 5PM Shalamar @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Saturday 15th Overmono @ Index – 11PM Bon Jovi @ RDS

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Dublin Gig Guide: 3rd – 9th June 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 3rd – 9th June 2019 Monday 3rd Forbidden Fruit w/Elbow, Fontaines & many more – 3.30PM   Tuesday 4th Blow The Dust Orchestra @ National Concert Hall – 1PM The Kila Sessions @ Whelan’s – 7.30PM   Wednesday 5th Galway Street Club @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 6th The Bonk & Cian Nugent @ Tengu – 8PM Michael Bublé @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Fantastic Negrito @ The Academy – 7PM   Friday 7th Crazy P @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Snow Patrol & The Kooks @ Malahide Castle – 5PM   Saturday 8th The

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Dublin Gig Guide: May 27th – June 2nd 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: May 27th – June 2nd 2019 Monday 27th Dido @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Tuesday 28th HEALTH @ The Grand Social – 8PM Rico Nasty @ The Academy Green Room – 7PM The Milk Carton Kids @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Wednesday 29th The Vamps @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Lyra @ The Grand Social – 8PM Filthy Friends @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Eagle-Eye Cherry @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 30th Hugh Jackman – the Man. the Music. the Show. @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM SOAK @ Button Factory – 7.30PM  

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Dublin Gig Guide: 13th – 19th May 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 13th – 19th May 2019 Monday 13th Olly Murs @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Tuesday 14th Wu-Tang Clan, Public Enemy & De La Soul  @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Dermot Kennedy @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Wednesday 15th The Nude Party @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 16th Mongoose @ Whelan’s – 8PM Alex Lahey @ The Grand Social – 8PM Mick Flannery @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Friday 17th Oh Bryan @ Whelan’s – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Kid Trunks X Craig Xen @ The Academy Green Room – 7PM   Saturday

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Dublin Gig Guide: 6th – 12th May 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 6th – 12th May 2019 Monday 6th Dick Valentine (Electric Six) @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Tuesday 7th Halfnoise @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Wednesday 8th Fat White Family @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Boyce Avenue @ Vicar Street – 8PM milk. @ Whelan’s (Upstairs) – 8PM   Thursday 9th The Little Things – Charity Album Launch @ Button Factory – 7PM Unloved @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Friday 10th dEUS @ The Academy – 7PM   Saturday 11th ELKAE @ Whelan’s – 8PM Richey Ahmed & Ejeca @ Index – 11PM  

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Dublin Gig Guide: 29th April – May 5th 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 29th April – 5th May 2019   Monday 29th Richard Ashcroft @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Take That @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Tuesday 30th Catfish and the Bottlemen @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM The Antlers @ The Sugar Club – 8PM   Wednesday 1st Sticky Fingers @ The Academy – 7PM (SOLD OUT) Blaenavon @ The Grand Social – 7PM   Thursday 2nd Felonies @ Whelan’s (Upstairs) – 8PM Newton Faulkner @ The Academy – 7PM RIOT @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Friday 3rd Eats Everything @ Index – 11PM Jafaris @ Button Factory –

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Dublin Gig Guide: 22nd – 28th April 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 22nd – 28th April 2019   Monday 22nd Jack Rua / ELKIN / Gutnic @ Workman’s Club – 8PM   Tuesday 23rd The Kila Sessions @ Whelan’s – 7.30PM   Wednesday 24th Devlin @ The Grand Social – 8PM Mark Guiliana’s BEAT MUSIC – FutureJazzSeries @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Thursday 25th Bowling For Soup @ The Academy – 7PM Josh Gray @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Friday 26th True Tides @ Whelan’s – 8PM Collabro @ The Sugar Club – 7.30PM Aly & Fila @ Button Factory – 11PM   Saturday 27th RuthAnne @ Whelan’s

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Dublin Gig Guide: 15th – 21st April 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 15th – 21st April 2019 Monday 15th Billy Lockett @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Tuesday 16th Dropkick Murphy’s @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Wednesday 17th Gavin James @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT) Christian Löffler @ Button Factory – 8PM   Thursday 18th Emily Burns @ The Academy 2 – 7PM Brian Deady @ The Sugar Club – 8PM   Friday 19th Jamie Adam @ Whelan’s – 8PM Chewing On Tinfoil @ The Workman’s Club – 7.30PM (SOLD OUT)   Saturday 20th Liam Geddes @ Whelan’s – 8PM Vulpynes @ The Academy 2 – 7PM

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Dublin Gig Guide: 8th – 14th April 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 8th – 14th April 2019 Monday 8th Dave @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT)   Tuesday 9th Glen Hansard @ Vicar Street – 8PM Gabriel Kahane @ National Concert Hall – 8.30PM   Wednesday 10th Bear’s Den @ The Academy – 7PM Somebody’s Child @ The Sound House – 8PM   Thursday 11th Erica Cody @ The Grand Social – 8PM Inni-K @ Whelan’s – 8PM The Specials @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM   Friday 12th Interference @ Whelan’s – 8PM Damien Dempsey @ Vicar Street – 7.30PM   Saturday 13th Shawn Mendes @ 3 Arena –

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Dublin Gig Guide: 1st – 7th April 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 1st – 7th April 2019 Monday 1st Trad Session @ Mother Reilly’s Rathmines – 9PM   Tuesday 2nd Watsky @ The Academy – 7PM IDLES @ Vicar Street – 7.30PM   Wednesday 3rd ROE @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 4th James Morrison @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Ziggy Alberts @ Whelan’s – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Friday 5th Sunil Sharpe, Tommy Holohan & Another Alias @ Opium – 10.30PM Swimming Tapes @ Whelan’s – 8PM Jimmy’s Cousin @ The Sugar Club – 8PM   Saturday 6th Dusky @ Index – 11PM Etta Bond @ The Sound

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Dublin Gig Guide: 25th – 31st March 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 25th – 31st March 2019 Monday 25th The World of Hans Zimmer @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM The Cinematic Orchestra @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Tuesday 26th The Internet @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM White Lies @ Button Factory – 7.30PM   Wednesday 27th Picture This @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Finbar Furey @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Thursday 28th Sundara Karma @ The Academy – 7PM   Friday 29th Leila Jane @ The Workman’s Club – 7PM Victor Ruiz @ Index – 11PM Keywest @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM   Saturday 30th Honey Dijon

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Dublin Gig Guide: 18th – 24th March 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 18th – 24th March 2019 Monday 18th Dodie @ Vicar Street – 7PM Smokeasac @ The Academy 2 – 7PM   Tuesday 19th Dr John Cooper Clarke @ Vicar Street – 8PM Drake @ 3 Arena @ 6.30PM Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM   Wednesday 20th TOUTS @ The Academy – 7PM   Thursday 21st Alice Merton @ Whelan’s – 8PM Benjamin Francis Leftwich @ Button Factory – 7.30PM   Friday 22nd Molly Sterling @ Whelan’s – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Tourist @ The Academy – 7PM Gabrielle @ Olympia Theatre –

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Dublin Gig Guide: Feb 25th – March 10th 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: Feb 25th – March 10th 2019 Monday 25th Sleeping With Sirens @ The Academy – 7PM Fredo @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM   Tuesday 26th Catfish & The Bottlemen @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT) GusGus @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Tamino @ The Sugar Club – 7.30PM   Wednesday 27th Brass Against @ Button Factory – 7.30PM   Thursday 28th Steely Dan & Steve Winwood @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Hayseed Dixie @ Button Factory – 7.30PM   Friday March 1st The Stranglers @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Advance Base @ The Sound House – 8PM

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Dublin Gig Guide: 18th – 24th February 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 18th – 24th February 2019   Monday 18th Jungle @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Microdisney @ Vicar Street – 7PM   Tuesday 19th Razorlight @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Geoff Tate @ Button Factory – 8PM   Wednesday 20th David Duchovny  @ The Academy – 7.30PM Eddi Reader @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Thursday 21st Searchlight 2019 @ Button Factory – 6.30PM CHVRCHES @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Friday 22nd Cromby @ Pygmalion – 11PM Randomer @ Index – 11PM Amine @ The Academy – 7PM Jay Rock @ Button Factory – 7.30PM   Saturday

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Dublin Gig Guide: 11th – 17th February 2019

 Dublin Gig Guide: 11th – 17th February 2019 Monday 11th Jacob Henley @ The Workman’s Club – 8PM Ian Sweet @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Tuesday 12th The Definitive RatPack @ National Concert Hall – 8PM Saint Sister @ The Douglas Hyde Gallery – 6PM   Wednesday 13th Odette @ The Grand Social – 8PM Kudos @ Bello Bar – 8PM   Thursday 14th Maggie Rogers @ The Academy – 7PM (SOLD OUT) Post Malone @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Cub Sport @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Friday 15th Ennio Morricone @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Waze & Odyssey

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Dublin Gig Guide: 4th – 10th February 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 4th – 10th February 2019 Monday 4th Trad Session @ Mother Reilly’s – 9PM   Tuesday 5th Steel Panther @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Wednesday 6th The Lemonheads @ The Academy – 7PM JigJam & Imar @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Thursday 7th Sorcha Richardson @ The Sound House – 8PM Gorgon City @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Another Sky @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Friday 8th Zaska @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Tincy Stryder @ Voodoo Lounge – 10PM The Magician @ Opium – 10PM   Saturday 9th God Is An Astronaut @ The Academy –

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Dublin Gig Guide: 21st – 27th January 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 21st – 27th January 2019 Monday 21st Years & Years @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Walking On Cars @ Whelan’s – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Tuesday 22nd Azelia Banks @ The Academy – 7.30PM (SOLD OUT) Wednesday 23rd Marc Rebillet @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM Fisher @District 8 – 11PM Thursday 24th Death Cab For Cutie @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Boyzone @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Friday 25th Ejeca & Friends @ District 8 – 11PM Ben Howard @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Saturday 26th Oscar Blue @ Whelan’s – 8PM Mark Laird

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Dublin Gig Guide: 14th – 20th January 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 14th – 20th January 2019 Monday 14th Christy Moore @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Tuesday 15th Mastodon @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Wednesday 16th Neil & Liam Finn @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Adrianne Lenker @ Button Factory – 8PM   Thursday 17th Keep Schtum @ Izakaya Basement – 10.30PM Marco Ramelli @ National Concert Hall – 7.30PM   Friday 18th DJ Stingray @ Index – 11PM Sam Paganini @ District 8 – 11PM Quebonafide @ Button Factory – 7PM   Saturday 19th Hidden Flux @ Button Factory – 10.30PM Route 94 @ District 8

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Dublin Gig Guide: 17th – 23rd December 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 17th – 23rd December 2018 Monday 17th Hozier @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Tuesday 18th Christy Moore @ Vicar Street – 8PM Hudson Taylor @ Whelan’s – 8PM Wednesday 19th Kölsch @ Distrct 8 – 11PM Ash @ The Academy – 8PM Glen Hansard @ Vicar Street – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Thursday 20th Amelie Lens @ District 8 – 11PM (SOLD OUT) Friday 21st Solardo @ District 8 – 11PM The Ocelots @ Whelan’s – 8PM Fontaines DC @ Button Factory – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Saturday 22nd Blawan @ Index – 11PM Detroit Swindle @ District

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Dublin Gig Guide: 10th – 16th December 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 10th – 16th December 2018 Monday 10th Travis @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Christy Moore @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Tuesday 11th Lily Allen @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Snow Patrol @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Wednesday 12th Ocean Colour Scene @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Damien Dempsey @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Thursday 13th HamsandiwcH @ Whelan’s – 8PM Ryan McMullan @ The Academy – 8PM YG @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Friday 14th SPIES @ Button Factory – 8PM Surgeon @ Index -11PM Dixon @ District 8

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Dublin Gig Guide: 3rd – 9th December 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 3rd – 9th December 2018 Monday 3rd Kylie @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM The Fratelllis @ The Academy – 7PM   Tuesday 4th The Coronas @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) The Waterboys @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Wednesday 5th Carrron @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Thursday 6th Kojaque @ Button Factory – 8PM (SOLD OUT) The Blizzards @ Whelan’s – 8PM Little Green Cars @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Friday 7th Skream @ District 8 – 11PM Corner Boy @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Saturday 8th Tess Parks @ The Grand Social

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Dublin Gig Guide: November 26th – December 2nd 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: November 26th – December 2nd 2018 Monday 26th Jem Mitchell @ Arthur’s Blues & Jazz – 8PM Mother Reilly’s – Trad Session – 9.30PM   Tuesday 27th Jess Glynne @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM SOAK @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Wednesday 28th Signal:Reality @ Science Gallery Dublin – 6PM Mabel @ The Academy – 7PM   Thursday 29th Dreaming Of Jupiter @ Button Factory – 8PM Wheatus @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Friday 30th Lauryn Hill @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Thumper @ The Workman’s Club – 11.45PM Wild Youth @ The Academy

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Dublin Gig Guide: November 19th – 25th 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: November 19th – 25th 2018 Monday 19th Florence + The Machine @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Tuesday 20th Interpol @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Dashboard Confessional @ The Academy – 8PM Wednesday 21st Shame @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM ZAPHO @ The Grand Social – 8PM Thursday 22nd The Coral @ The Academy – 8PM Friday 23rd Ailbhe Reddy @ Whelan’s – 8PM Dax J @ District 8 – 11PM   Saturday 24th Motor City Ensemble @ District 8 – 11PM The Music of Hans Zimmer vs. John Williams @ National Concert Hall – 8PM Laoise @

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Dublin Gig Guide: 12th – 18th November 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: November 12th – 18th  Monday 12th Courtney Barrett @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Tuesday 13th Slaves @ The Academy – 7PM Greg Fox Quadrinity  @ The Workman’s Club – 8PM   Wednesday 14th Deadmau5 @ District 8 – 10PM VINCI@ Whelan’s – 8PM Deacon Blue @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Thursday 15th Vance Joy @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Friday 16th Nelly @ The Wright Venue – 10PM Mumford & Sons @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Saturday 17th Less Than Jake // Reel Big Fish @ Button Factory – 8PM Grigory Leps @ 3

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Dublin Gig Guide: 5th – 11th November 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 5th – 11th November 2018 Monday 5th Sigrid @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) U2 @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Talib Kweli @ The Academy – 7.30PM Tuesday 6th Anti-Flag / Cancer Bats /Worriers @ Whelan’s – 8PM Neko Case @ Vicar Street – 8PM Wednesday 7th Leon Bridges @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Badly Drawn Boy @ Liberty Hall Theatre – 8PM Thursday 8th RAYE @ The Academy – 7.30PM Friday 9th Le Boom @ District 8 – 11PM (SOLD OUT) Bicep @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Ansome @ Index – 11PM Ellen Allien @

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Dublin Gig Guide: 29th October – 4th November 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 29th October – 4th November 2018 Monday 29th Stanley Clarke @ The Sugar Club – 8PM The Chemical Brothers @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Jake Carter @ Vicar Street – 6.30PM Tuesday 30th Andrea Bocelli @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Elder Island @ The Grand Social – 8PM Wednesday 31st Halloween Fest @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Kakkmaddafakka @ The Grand Social – 8PM Thursday 1st Slayer @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Martin Sexton @ Whelan’s – 8PM Solomon Grey @ The Grand Social – 8PM Friday 2nd Vulpynes @ Whelan’s – 7.30PM Bicep @ Olympia Theatre

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Dublin Gig Guide: 22nd – 28th October 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 22nd – 28th October 2018 Monday 22nd Bloc Party @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM IDLES @ Button Factory – 8PM (SOLD OUT)   Tuesday 23rd First Aid Kit @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Grace Carter @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Wednesday 24th Freya Ridings @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM David Byrne @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Thursday 25th Jeff Lyne’s ELO @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Elderbrook @ The Academy (Green Room) – 8PM Friday 26th Leila Jane @ Whelan’s – 8PM Hot Since ’82 @ District 8 – 11PM Saturday 27th Metropolis Festival @

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Dublin Gig Guide: 8th – 14th October 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 8th -14th October 2018 Monday 8th Pale Waves @ The Academy – 8PM Tuesday 9th Anthony D’Amato @ Whelan’s – 8PM Enslaved & High On Fire @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM Wednesday 10th The Rumjacks @ Whelan’s – 8PM Bodhi (DJ set) @ Wigwam – 11PM Thursday 11th Saint Sister @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM James Holden & The Animal Spirits @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Tom Walker @ The Academy – 8PM Friday 12th Jeff Mills @ District 8 – 11PM Echo & The Bunnymen – Olympia Theatre – 7PM Maya Jane Coles @ Opium

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Dublin Gig Guide: 24th – 30th September 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 24th – 30th September 2018 Monday 24th Arctic Monkeys @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Signal: Mobile @ Science Gallery Dublin – 6PM Tuesday 25th Straight No Chaser @ Vicar Street – 8PM Frankenstein Bolts @ CrowBar – 8PM Wednesday 26th Shania Twain @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Thursday 27th Alex & Echoes @ Button Factory – 8PM Julien Baker @ Vicar Street – 8PM Friday 28th Wyvern Lingo @ The Academy – 8PM Anna Calvi @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM Three Trapped Tigers @ Bello Bar – 8PM  Saturday 29th Mano Le Tough B2B Amé @ District

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Dublin Gig Guide: September 17th – 23rd 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 17th – 23rd September 2018 Monday 17th Why? @ Button Factory – 8PM Tuesday 18th Meltybrains? @ Abbey Theatre – 8PM Wednesday 19th Jason Derulo @ 3 Arena – 6PM Halestorm @ The Academy – 8PM  Mulatu Astake @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Thursday 20th Nick Mulvey @ Whelan’s – 8PM Friday 21st Chris Liebing @ Distrct 8 – 11PM Jimothy Lactose @ The Academy Green Room – 8PM Ross From Friends @ Button Factory – 7PM Saturday 22nd Elliot Adamson B2B Big Miz @ District 8 – 11PM Mitski @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM Wild

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Dublin Gig Guide: 10th – 16th September 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 10th – 16th September 2018   Monday 10th slowthai @ The Workman’s Club – 8PM Heather Nova @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Tuesday 11th Xavier Rudd @ The Academy – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Incubus @ Bord Gais Energy Theatre – 8PM   Wednesday 12th Europe @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Thursday 13th Sonny Fodera @ District 8 – 11PM   Friday 14th Fatai @ Whelan’s – 8PM Fuinneamh Festival @ Bellurgan Park, Dundalk Hilary Woods @ The Sugar Club – 8PM   Saturday 15th Brame & Hamo @ District 8 – 11PM Against The Current @

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Dublin Gig Guide: 3rd – 9th September 2018

Monday 3rd Hozier @ The Academy – 8PM Tuesday 4th Brent Cobb @ Whelan’s – 8PM Wednesday 5th Ugly Kid Joe @ Whelan’s – 8PM Peking Duk & Naations @ The Grand Social – 8PM Thursday 6th Jimmy Carr @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Dara O’Briain @ Vicar Street – 8.30PM Tuesday At Six @ Whelan’s (Upstairs) – 8PM Friday 7th Soccer Mommy @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Saturday 8th Inhaler @ Whelan’s – 8PM Perc @ Index – 11PM   Sunday 9th Titus Andronicus @ Whelan’s – 8PM Gwenifer Raymond @ Whelan’s (Upstairs) – 8PM

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Dublin Gig Guide: 20th – 26th August 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 20th – 26th August 2018 Monday 20th Britney Spears @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Tuesday 21st Brian Wilson @ Vicar Street – 8PM Billy Talent @ The Academy – 7PM (SOLD OUT) Wednesday 22nd Skid Row @ The Academy – 7PM Thursday 23rd The Lone Bellows @ Whelan’s – 8PM Electric Shore, Barefoot Magicians & Norma Manly @ The Grand Social – 8PM Friday 24th Stiff Little Fingers @ The Academy – 7PM Duke Dumont @ The Wright Venue – 10PM Saturday 25th Immortal Technique @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Mik Pyro @ Whelan’s – 8PM

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Dublin Gig Guide: 30th July – 5th August 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 30th July – 5th August 2018 Monday 30th Hobo Johnson @ Whelan’s – 8PM Tuesday 31st The Olllam @ Whelan’s – 8PM Graham Nash @ National Concert Hall – 8PM Wednesday 1st August Killswitch Engage @ The Academy – 7PM Fields @ Whelan’s – 8PM (Upstairs) Thursday 2nd Dweezil Zappa “Choice Cuts” @ Vicar Street – 8PM Friday 3rd Castlepalooza 2018 @ Charleville Castle – Tullamore All Together Now @ Curraghmore House – Co. Waterford Indiependence Music & Arts Festival  Mitchlestown, Co. Cork Saturday 4th Castlepalooza 2018 @ Charleville Castle – Tullamore All Together Now @ Curraghmore House

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Dublin Gig Guide: 23rd – 29th July 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 23rd – 29th July 2018 Monday 23rd The Gaslight Anthem @ Vicar Street – 8PM Grace Jones @ Trinity College Summer Series – 6PM Tuesday 24th Il Divo @ Trinity College Summer Series – 6PM HRVY @ The Academy (Green Room) – 8PM Steve Earle & The Dukes @ Vicar Street – 8PM Wednesday 25th Rag ‘n’ Bone Man @ Trinity College Summer Series – 6PM Galway Street Club @ Whelan’s – 8PM Thursday 26th Jerry Dammers Dee Jay Night @ Whelan’s – 8PM Keywest @ Leopardstown Festival – 6PM Friday 27th Knockanstockan @ Blessington Circles: Day

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Dublin Gig Guide: 16th – 22nd July 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 16th – 22nd July 2018 Monday 16th Clara Byrne w/Matilda O’Mahony @ Crowbar – 8PM Syrens @ The Wiley Fox – 8PM Tuesday 17th Sofi Tukker @ Whelan’s – 8PM Wednesday 18th Sara Ryan @ Whelan’s – 8PM (Upstairs) Abner Brown’s Underground Showcase @ The Underground – 8PM Thursday 19th Garageland Presents @ The Grand Social – 8PM Anna Burch @ Whelan’s – 8PM Jet @ The Academy – 8PM Friday 20th Death In Vegas @ District 8 – 11PM The Academic @ Iveagh Gardens – 6.30PM Saturday 21st The Coronas @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Aslan

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Dublin Gig Guide: 2nd – 8th July 2018

Monday 2nd Trad Session @ Mother Reilly’s Bar & Restaurant – 9PM Tuesday 3rd Tremonti @ The Academy – 8PM Carron @ Crowbar – 8PM Bomba Estéreo @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM Wednesday 4th The Cadillac Three @ The Academy – 8PM Sons Of Apollo @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM Thursday 5th Alanis Morissette @ Iveagh Gardens – 7PM Mutefish & Bicurious @ Whelan’s – 8PM Friday 6th EELS @ Iveagh Gardens – 7PM Ray Scully @ The Bowery – 8PM Saturday 7th Micheal Bublé @ Croke Park – 5PM The The @ Iveagh Gardens – 6.30PM Sunday 8th Obie

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Dublin Gig Guide: 25th June – 1st July 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 25th June – 1st July 2018 Monday 25th Beth Rowley @ Whelan’s – 8PM Tuesday 26th The Killers @ RDS – 6PM Roger Waters @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Wednesday 27th IMRO First Cut’s @ Abner Browns Barbershop, Rathmines – 8PM Little Steven & His Disciples of Soul @ Button Factory – 8PM Thursday 28th Roy Ayers @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Kris Kristofferson @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Friday 29th Gui Boratto @ District 8 – 11PM Avalon Emerson @ Wigwam – 11PM Saturday 30th Mother Pride Block Party @ Tivoli Theatre – 4PM (SOLD OUT)

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Dublin Gig Guide: 18th – 24th June 2018

Monday 18th LANY @ The Academy – 7PM C.W Stoneking @ The Grand Social – 7.30PM Tuesday 19th TBF @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM Hatchlings @ Crowbar – 8PM   Wednesday 20th Christy Moore @ National Concert Hall – 8PM Angie McMahon @ Whelan’s (upstairs) – 8PM Thursday 21st Moon Looks On @ Whelan’s – 8PM Jenny Green & RTÉ Concert Orchestra @ Energie Park – 7.30PM Friday 22nd Sea Sessions Festival (all weekend) Body & Soul Festival (all weekend) Todd Terje @ District 8 – 11PM Inhaler @ Button Factory – 8PM Saturday 23rd Crazy Town @ The Bowery (Rescheduled date)

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Dublin Gig Guide: 7th – 13th May 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 7th – 13th May 2018 Monday 7th Molly Sterling @ Crowbar – 8PM Molly Sterling music takes on a dark and deep direction, and has been compared to Lana Del Ray & Hannah Reid from London Grammar! Support from Jackie Beverley on the night! Tuesday 8th Ray LaMontagne @ Bord Gais Energy Theatre – 8PM Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter Ray LaMontagne brings his Just Passing Through acoustic tour to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre as part of his first UK & Ireland tour in seven years. Brad Mehlua Trio @ National Concert Hall – 8PM Brad Mehlua will

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Dublin Gig Guide: 9th – 15th April 2018

Monday 9th April Dua Lipa @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT) With her new single dominating the charts, Dua Lipa performs a sold out show at the Olympia to get the week started! Support on the night from Lxandra! Jessica-Lea Mayfield @ Whelan’s – 8PM Jessica Lea Mayfield performs at Whelan’s as part of her small European tour which includes gigs in the UK, Denmark & Sweden! Doors at 8pm!   Tuesday 10th Epica @ Tivoli Theatre – 10PM Symphonic metal giants Epica, will be coming to Dublin’s Tivoli Theatre on Tuesday! This is their Irish debut so be sure to

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Dublin Gig Guide: 2nd – 8th April 2018

Monday 2nd John Gibbons @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Irish house DJ John Gibbons takes the stage at the Olympia Theatre for his biggest headline show to date, tickets €21.50. Tuesday 3rd Macklemore – 3 Arena – 6.30PM With his most recent album Gemini which features an abundance of artists including Lil’ Yatchy, Kesha & OFFset  from Migos! Macklemore will perform two shows at the 3 Arena this week, some tickets still available! Wednesday 4th Dr. John Cooper Clarke @ Whelan’s – 7PM SOLD OUT The multi faceted Dr John Cooper Clarke will be performing a sold out show at Whelan’s.

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Dublin Gig Guide: March 26th – April 1st 2018

Monday 26th MØ @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Danish singer-songwriter MØ plays the Olympia Theatre after her show at The Academy got rescheduled. A familiar blend of electro and synth-pop, tickets €21! Tuesday 27th  Django Django @ Tivoli Theatre – 7.30PM Quirky indie-rock is what Django Django do, and they do it very well! Tickets from the original date of March 2nd still valid. Phoenix @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Alternative French indie-pop rockers Phoenix will play a SOLD OUT show at the Olympia Theatre. New album “Ti Amo” has done very well since it’s release in late 2016. Wednesday 28th 

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Dublin Gig Guide: 19th – 25th March 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 19th – 25th March 2018 Starting off the week, we have Steven Wilson playing at the Olympia Theatre! His album “To The Bone” is a pop-rock album filled with tastes of his all his influences and has been described as “Fusing driving futurist rock and spectral electronics to elegiac hyper-space ambience and dizzying, squalling guitars, To The Bone is Steven Wilson’s hat-tip to the hugely   ambitious progressive pop records of his youth.” Catch him at the Olympia from 8PM. Tuesday night sees Vance Joy place the first of his two sold out shows this year! Due to this show being

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Dublin Gig Guide: 12th – 18th March 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 12th – 18th March 2018 Ah it’s Sunday once again! Time to wash away those blues with our weekly Dublin Gig Guide! With Saturday being St. Patrick’s Day there will be an abundance of music across all the pubs & clubs so get your Green on and get out for some Trad! Let’s start the week off on Monday as always! We’ve got Rejjie Snow playing in the Olympia Theatre, Rejji is an Irish hip-hop artist, his debut album, Dear Annie, hit the shelves back in February and is very, very impressive. It’s executive produced by Rahki, who won

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Dublin Gig Guide: 5th – 11th March 2018

At the time of writing we are still heavily snowed under and with a number of shows postponed last week hopefully by the time you’re reading this Storm Emma will be a thing of the past! Kicking us off on Monday is experimental Trad act The Gloaming who will be performing a string of dates over the course of the week and all of them are sold out! They are due to be on-stage at 8PM sharp! Tuesday night, we have Squeeze frontman Chris Difford performing at Whelan’s. As a member of one of London’s best-loved bands, the Squeeze co-founder

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Dublin Gig Guide: 26th February – 4th March 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 26th February – 4th March 2018   Let’s kick off this week’s Dublin Gig Guide with Indie-Pop act Imagine Dragons! They will be playing a SOLD OUT show as part of their Evolve Tour! The tour includes shows in America, Europe and the UK! Tickets flew out the door for this one! Also on Monday night composer Nils Frahm will be playing another SOLD OUT show at the National Concert Hall! After spending much of 2017 in hibernation in preparation for a busy period ahead, Nils will commence 2018 with his first live performances since 2015, and will

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Dublin Gig Guide: 12th – 18th February 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 12th – 18th February 2018      It’s the month of Love and Valentines day is nearly upon us! Whether you’re spoken for our are a Bachelor/Bachelorette there’s loads of great gigs on this week to celebrate your love (or being single!) Starting off with Paul Weller at the Olympia Theatre! 2017 marked the 40th anniversary of Paul Weller’s first album, “In The City”, which he released with The Jam in May 1977. For most artists such a landmark would be greeted with extensive retrospective celebrations: lavish reissues and all that jazz. But Paul Weller is not like most

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Dublin Gig Guide: 29th January – 4th February 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 29th January – 4th February 2018 Since releasing their first single in 1985, Erasure have sold more than 25 million albums worldwide. Their 30th anniversary celebrations saw them deliver a Top 10 collection of singles, a 13-disc career-spanning box set and vinyl editions of their entire back catalogue. Since then, they’ve been busier than ever. In addition to recording World Be Gone, in 2016 Vince Clarke set up his own label, Very Records, releasing 2Square, his collaboration with Paul Hartnoll, and the Reed & Caroline debut, Buchla & Singing. Andy Bell continued to explore the character of

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Dublin Gig Guide: 22nd – 28th January 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 22nd – 28th January 2018 There aren’t many events that unite a City, whether it’s with visitors, tourists or natives of the land, but one of those events that does, is the Temple Bar TradFest! The TradFest runs every year towards the end of January and this year the running dates are 24th-28th January. There is so much on over the course of the four days that’s it too difficult to pick out favourites. Many of pubs around Temple Bar and surrounding areas will have an abundance of trad music on. There is so much on for

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Dublin Gig Guide: 15th – 21st January 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 15th – 21st January 2018 It’s Thursday once again which can mean only one thing! It’s one day until the weekend and even better, it means our Dublin Gig Guide is here! We scour the internet to find you all the best gigs and shows on around the city every week! This week is no different with an eclectic mix of stuff on this week – let’s get started! We’ll kick off on Tuesday night as there was slim pickings on Monday evening! Motionless In White will be performing at The Academy on Middle Abbey Street, the

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Dublin Gig Guide: December 18th 2017 – January 8th 2018

With the Christmas period upon us, we will be closing from the 20th December until January 4th so this weeks Dublin Gig Guide will cover everything that’s on up to and including January 8th! It’s a double helping of Gigs!! Plenty of stuff on for all the family, but as you know we focus on live gigs! As many of you will expect, there is a lot of familiar faces around Dublin at Christmas time with performances from the likes of Glen Hansard, Damien Dempsey before Christmas and the one and only, Christy Moore playing a number of dates in

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Dublin Gig Guide: 11th – 17th December 2017

Dublin Gig Guide: 11th – 17th December 2017 Christy Moore will make a very welcome return to Vicar Street for a brace of gigs this December & January 2018, good news for all who have made it an annual visit, Christy returns with a new album On The Road, which was released on November 17th. Over the past two years, Christy has recorded all gigs and gleaned this collection which features 24 songs recorded at 17 venues (including 3 tracks from Vicar St). Christy looks forward to returning to this great venue where he has performed almost 200 times, with no

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Dublin Gig Guide : 27th November – 3rd December 2017

Nostalgia is the theme of this weeks gigs with a number of artists who would have been considered top of their game  in the past so let’s kick of as always with Monday evening. Singer-songwriter Jame Blunt performs at the 3 Arena promotion his newest album The Afterlove which hit the shelves in March of this year. His fifth studio album to date, Blunt, who is known for his quick wit and jokes, announced in January 2017 via twitter “Check out my 12 inch…” with a clip of himself in the bathtub! Tickets still available for this one! Tuesday evening,

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Dublin Gig Guide : 20th – 26th November 2017

With Christmas just around the corner distract yourself with this weeks gigs! Loads on this week so let’s get on with it! Monday night we have indie rockers Wolf Parade performing at Button Factory! The 4-piece are currently embarking on a worldwide tour and are booked to play one show on Irish soil, their most recent album Cry Cry Cry was released last October and has fared very well in charts and has seen some very favourable reviews. Doors from 7.30PM! Over in Vicar Street, we have everybody’s favourite 00’s rapper Nelly! Nelly has fallen on some hard times recently

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Dublin Gig Guide : 23rd – 29th October 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 23rd – 29th October 2017 It’s time for another weekly Dublin Gig Guide! Loads on this week, and just a note for last week, due to Hurricane Ophelia around the country, The Breeders gig in Vicar Street was cancelled and it’s not looking likely that it will be rescheduled as refunds were being offered at point of sale and the remainder of their European tour was coming up quick and fast. Unfortunate as it was their first tour in three years so who knows where we’ll get to see them again. Anyway, let’s get started as

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Dublin Gig Guide : 16th – 22nd October 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 16th – 22nd October 2017 We have a jam packed week this week for you! An eclectic mix of gigs all around the city so you’ve no excuse not to get out and catch something! Let’s kick off as always with Monday night and we have The Breeders performing at Vicar Street! Pixies former bass player Kim Deal, started up The Breeders with Tanya Donnelly of Throwing Muses. alternative grunge rock is the order of the day here and doors for this one are at 8PM! Tuesday evening, The Sugar Club plays host to FORQ! FORQ

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Dublin Gig Guide : 9th – 15th October 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 9th – 15th October 2017 We’re back again with another instalment of our weekly Dublin Gig Guide! It’s its happening in Dublin we know about! All the info you need in one quick and easy guide! Loads happening around the city this week so lets kick off with Monday night! Nik Kershaw will be playing at Vicar Street! Kershaw had shown interest in music at a much later stage in his life than many others, not picking up a guitar until the age of 15 after watching a David Bowie documentary! With influences ranging from T-Rex

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Dublin Gig Guide : 25th September – 1st October 2017

It’s time for another Weekly instalment of Dublin’s Gig Guide brought to you by Sound Training! Quiet enough start to this week but then as always as the weekend rolls in there is more gigs on than you can shake a stick at! Let’s kick off as always with Monday! Quiet around town on Monday night, although if you’re looking for a good old fashioned Irish Trad Session there is only one place to be and that’s Mother Reilly’s in Rathmines. This open session has been running for a number of years and is always a great night, whether Trad

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Dublin Gig Guide : 18th – 24th September 2017

So as the winter begins to raise its cold ugly head once again our warm summer evenings are quickly becoming a distant memory, don’t be disheartened as we still have one final festival to get through which is taking place this coming weekend! Yes, Canalaphonic returns for it’s third year and has a whole host of great events for all the family to attend! That’s not the only decent thing on this week so let’s get going! Monday night, The National play Vicar Street for their second performance in Dublin for the “Sleep Well Beast” tour. With tickets for all

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Live Sound, Lighting and Stage Production Graduates 2017

We recently had the opportunity to catch up with the graduates from our most recent Live Sound, Lighting and Stage Production course. Keeping in touch with graduates and seeing how their careers are progressing is a major component of our ethos in the Sound Training College. Naturally we were extremely interested to see how our most recent class were faring in life post-STC! You can check out both video interviews and written accounts of the student experience below : Lauren Geary I had just finished a BA (Hons) in Music Production and was looking for a pathway into the live industry,

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Dublin Gig Guide : 21st – 27th August 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 21st – 27th August 2017   It’s that time of the week again! The Dublin Gig Guide brought to you by Sound Training! Lot’s going on this week covering all tastes, we’ve got Trad, Pop, Folk, Hardcore Punk and more! So let’s get in started! On Monday night at the National Stadium. With support on the night from JP Cooper who in his own right has gained a massive following over the last year or two and landing this support slot will only grow his popularity! The Script themselves have released a new album recently after

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Dublin Gig Guide : 24th – 30th July 2017

We’re back with another Dublin Gig Guide! Lots of great stuff going on this week, although we must start this off with a sad note. Chester Bennington of the nu-metal rock band Linkin Park was found dead at his home yesterday evening, our thoughts and prayers and with his family and friends. Chester was one of the leading vocalists of his time and was the voice of a generation for many. He will be sorely missed. 🙁 Let’s get on with this weeks gigs! Two great shows kicking us off on Tuesday night! First off we have Kate Nash performing

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Dublin Gig Guide : 10th – 16th of July 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 10th – 16th July As the Summer months continue we are spoilt for choice with the eclectic selection of gigs on! With Longitude in Marley Park just around the corner an Electric Picnic creeping up as well, we have to get the Trinity College Summer Series Gigs out of the way first! We had Gregory Porter playing last night to kick them off, and we have Jame Vincent McMorrow performing tonight, Bell X1 tomorrow and Pixies closing out the weekend on Sunday night! They continue into next week too with Two Door Cinema Club performing on

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Dublin Gig Guide : 12th – 18th June 2017

As we are well into June now, the Summer gigs are coming thick and fast! With Forbidden Fruit and Vantastival last weekend we have the Malahide Castle gigs and the Trinity Summer gigs only around the corner! But there’s loads of other great stuff happening over the week in Dublin so let’s crack on with it!   Kicking us off on Monday night we have American singer-songwriter Jackson Browne playing Vicar Street for a number of sold out shows! Browne has sold over 18 million albums worldwide and this time around himself his band will be performing all the hits

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Dublin Gig Guide : 15th – 21st May 2017

With some massive gig news recently as of one of the best alternative rock bands there has ever been announcing two headline shows later this year, The National will play Vicar Street in September as part of a worldwide tour and new album, ‘Sleep Well Beast’ which is also set for release in September! We can’t hide our excitement! Anyway, moving on to this weeks gigs! Two heavyweights kick off the week as we have Take That and Natalie Imbruglia! Take That were one of the most popular boy bands of their generation and probably all time. Performing as a

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Dublin Gig Guide : 1st – 7th May 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 1st – 7th May 2017 The weekend is upon once again AND it’s a bank holiday so why not celebrate extended periods off work with our weekly installment of the Dublin Gig Guide! Lots happening over the next week so let’s get straight into it! We’ll kick off on Monday night with While She Sleeps performing in The Academy. The British Metalcore act have recently released their third full-length album earlier this month and are embarking on a month long tour of the UK and Ireland. If Metal is your thing be sure to make it down, similar

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Dublin Gig Guide – 17th -23rd April

  Dublin Gig Guide – 17th -23rd April We’re back again with our weekly instalment of the Dublin Gig Guide! All the best headline shows from around the city all in one place! After the mania that was Ed Sheeran in the 3 Arena, this week is substantially quieter for big name acts, but none the less we have a number of fantastic shows throughout the week for you to sink your teeth into! Kicking us off on Monday we have Mutefish, an amalgamation of musicians from Ireland, Poland, Portugal, Lithuania and Ukraine. They categorise themselves as Progressive/Techno/Folk, so make of

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