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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 – 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: 23rd – 29th September 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 23rd – 29th September 2019 Monday 23rd Ariana Grande @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM (SOLD OUT)   Tuesday 24th Khalid @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Brendan Grace – Thanks for the Memories @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Tiny Moving Parts @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Wednesday 25th Little Hours @ Whelan’s – 8PM Jessie Buckley @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Thursday 26th Pixies @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT) Amy Montgomery @ Whelan’s – 8PM Alcatrazz @ Button Factory – 6.30PM   Friday 27th The Soul Tree Mini-Festival @ The Sound House – 7PM Nealo

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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: 1st – 7th July 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 1st – 7th July 2019 Monday 1st Vampire Weekend @ Trinity College – 6PM   Tuesday 2nd Foals @ Trinity College – 6PM Charlotte @ Grand Social – 8PM   Wednesday 3rd Janelle Monae @ Trinity College – 6.30PM Eddie Vedder @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Laura Stevenson @ Whelan’s @ 8PM   Thursday 4th Tash Sultana @ Iveagh Gardens – 7PM   Friday 5th Westlife @ Croke Park – 5PM Daryl Hall & John Oates @ Iveagh Gardens – 6.30PM   Saturday 6th Stereophonics @ Trinity College – 8PM Damien Dempsey @ Iveagh Gardens – 6.30PM

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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: 20th – 26th May 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 20th – 26th May 2019   Monday 20th Alice In Chains @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM (SOLD OUT)   Tuesday 21st Oh Sees @ Button Factory – 7.30PM (SOLD OUT) Big Thief @ Vicar Street – 8PM LP @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT)   Wednesday 22nd Mariah Carey @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Paul Young @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Thursday 23rd Hatchlings @ The Sound House – 7.30PM Less Than Jake @ Whelan’s – 8PM Walking On Cars @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Friday 24th Spice Girls @ Croke Park – 6PM

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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: 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: 11th – 17th March 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 11th – 17th March 2019 Monday 11th The Gloaming @ National Concert Hall – 6.30PM (SOLD OUT) Jack & Jack @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM   Tuesday 12th Bastille @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Alexis Kings @ The Workman’s Club – 7PM   Wednesday 13th Christy Moore @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Thursday 14th P.O.D & Alien Ant Farm @ Button Factory – 7.30PM   Friday 15th Royal Yellow & Senu @ The Grand Social – 7.30PM Paul Woolford @ Pygmalion – Doors from 6.30PM Nicki Minaj & Future @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Saturday 16th

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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: 28th January – 3rd February 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 28th January – 3rd February 2019 Monday 28th Hobo Johnson @ Vicar Street – 8PM Brame & Hamo @Button Factory – 10PM   Tuesday 29th Hayley Kiyoko @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT)   Wednesday 30th Ozzy Osbourne & Judas Priest @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM CANCELLED   Thursday 31st Tears for Fears @ 3 Arena – 8PM Public Service Broadcasting @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Friday 1st Feb Nightmares On Wax @ Pygmalion – 11PM Setaoc Mass @ Index – 11PM   Saturday 2nd Hannah Wants @ Index – 11PM Nicki Bluhm @ The Grand

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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: 7th – 13th January 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 7th – 13th January 2019 Monday 7th Space Oddity @ National Concert Hall – 7.30PM   Tuesday 8th Christy Moore @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Wednesday 9th Leah Louise @ Crowbar – 8PM   Thursday 10th DJ Deeon @ Wigwam – 11PM The 1975 @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Friday 11th Fjaak @ District 8 – 11PM David Keenan @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Saturday 12th 2manydjs @ District 8 – 11PM JC Stewart @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Sunday 13th Russell Jackson @ Arthur’s Blues & Jazz – 4.30PM

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Dublin Gig Guide: December 24th – January 6th 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: December 24th – January 6th 2019 Monday 24th Whelan’s Song Cycle @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Tuesday 25th   Wednesday 26th DVS1 & friends @ Wigwam – 9PM MellaDee @ District 8 – 11PM John Gibbons @ The Wright Venue – 11PM   Thursday 27th Kerri Chandler @ District 8 – 11PM Aslan @ Vicar Street – 8PM   Friday 28th Vulpynes @ The Underground – 8PM Ben Klock @ District 8 – 11PM Roman Flugel @ Pygmalion – 11PM   Saturday 29th Groove Armada @ District 8 – 11PM DJ Deece & Jimmy Rouge B2B @

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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: 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: 15th – 21st October 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: October 15th – 21st Monday 15th Alt-J @ Olympia Theatre – 7PM Tuesday 16th Editors @ Vicar Street – 8PM Wednesday 17th Dream Wife @ Whelan’s – 8PM Low w/ Katie Kim @ Vicar Street – 8PM Thursday 18th Jon Hopkins @ Vicar Street – 8PM Harlem Gospel Choir @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM   Friday 19th Camelphat @ District 8 – 11PM Paul Woolford @ Opium – 11PM Teleman @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Saturday 20th Beach House @ Vicar Street – 8PM Clap Your Hands Say Yeah! @ Button Factory – 8PM   Sunday 21st

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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: 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: 27th August – 2nd September 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 27th August – 2nd September 2018 Monday 27th GZA @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Monday Jazz Jam w/Salt Peanuts @ The Grand Social – 8.30PM Tuesday 28th Roots & Blues @ Arthur’s Blues & Jazz Club – 8PM Wednesday 29th Shannon & The Clams @ Whelan’s – 8PM Supafreak @ House Dublin – 8PM Thursday 30th Garageland – Fade to Light, Elkin, Cado & the Delta Cats @ The Bowery – 8PM Track Dogs @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Friday 31st Maria Rita @ Vicar Street – 8PM Markas Carcas & the Trail Gang @

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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: 9th – 15th July 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 9th – 15th July 2018 Monday 9th Leila Jane @ Crowbar – 8PM Tuesday 10th Tune Yards @ Tivoli Theatre – 8PM At The Drive-In @ Vicar Street – 8PM Wednesday 11th Foil, Arms & Hog @ Whelan’s – 8PM (SOLD OUT) Thursday 12th Soul Brass Band – New Orleans @ The Sugar Club – 8PM And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead @ Button Factory – 8PM Bruno Mars @ Marlay Park – 5.30PM Friday 13th Longitude @ Marlay Park – 1PM Ejeca @ District 8 – 11PM Saturday 14th Longitute @ Marlay Park

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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 – 11th -17th June 2018

Monday 11th Don McLean @ Vicar Street – 8PM Buckcherry & Stone Broken @ Voodoo Lounge – 8PM Tuesday 12th Haim @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM (SOLD OUT) – 8PM Alex Smith @ CrowBar – 8.30PM Wednesday 13th Billy Joel @ Aviva Stadium – 8PM Thursday 14th Souls Of Mischief @ The Sugar Club – 8PM Skyfever @ Whelan’s – 8PM Flight Of The Conchords @ 3 Arena – 8PM Friday 15th The National @ Donnybrook Stadium – 5PM Liam Gallagher @ Malahide Castle – 6PM Taylor Swift @ Croke Park – 6PM Saturday 16th Chic. Feat Nile Rogers @

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Dublin Gig Guide: May 28th – June 3rd 2018

Monday 28th Father John Misty @ Vicar Street – 8PM Broken Social Scene @ Tivoli Theatre – 7.30PM 5 Seconds Of Summer @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Tuesday 29th Blue Rose Code @ Whelan’s – 8PM Ezra Furman @ Tivoli Theatre – 7.30PM   Wednesday 30th 30 Seconds to Mars @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM Thursday 31st Hermitage Green @ Whelan’s – 8PM Yungblud @ Whelan’s (Upstairs) – 8PM Sam Smith @ 3 Arena – 6.30PM   Friday 1st June Christian Smith & Cristain Varela @ Button Factory – 11PM Saturday 2nd Forbidden Fruit @ Royal Hospital Kilmainham Sunday 3rd

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Dublin Gig Guide: 14th – 20th May 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 14th – 20th May 2018   Monday 14th Trad Session @ Mother Reilly’s Bar & Restaurant – 9pm The only place to be if it’s a good ol’ trad session you’re after! Kicks off around 9/9.30pm and can have anywhere from 2-15 players! Tuesday 15th Snow Patrol @ Olympia Theatre – 8PM Snow Patrol return with a new album “Wildness” and a tour around the Ireland, UK & Europe! They’ve already sold out a number of shows and the Olympia show is one of them! Wednesday 16th Ed Sheeran @ Phoenix Park – 6PM Ed Sheeran performs

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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: 19th – 25th February 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 19th -25th February 2018 Starting off the week on Monday evening, we have Galantis playing at the Olympia Theatre! Galantis is a Swedish production duo, Christian Karlsson (also of Bloodshy & Avant and Miike Snow) and Linus Eklow (Style of Eye). The Pharmacy reached No. 1 on the Billboard Dance Chart and spawned hit singles “Peanut Butter Jelly” and “Runaway (U&I),” the latter of which is RIAA certified gold in 7 countries and earned Grammy nominations! Tickets from €26.40! Tuesday is a busy night around the city with indie rock ban The Xcerts playing in Whelan’s and UK Grime superstar Wiley playing at

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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: 5th – 11th February 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 5th – 11th February 2018 It’s that time of the week once more! So let’s not hang around and get straight into it! The hit music & comedy show The Night Joe Dolan’s Car Broke Down is returning to The Olympia Theatre from Monday 5th to Saturday 10th February 2018 (including a matinee performance on Sat 10th Feb). This will be the show’s 7th run at The Olympia, where it has been enjoyed by over 50,000 people to date! This December marks the tenth anniversary of Joe’s passing. Tickets from €29.50! Tuesday evening, George Evelyn better known as Nightmares On Wax plays at District 8! Iconic Warp

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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 : 4th – 10th December 2017

Dublin Gig Guide: 4th – 10th December 2017 With Friday fast approaching, we’re back with another Dublin Gig Guide! Many of the gigs on this week are unfortunately sold out! Not sure why, possible as the lead up to Christmas more people are deciding to head out for a night out? Who knows, but at least it’s good news for the artists performing as the venues will be full! Anyway, enough digressing, let’s get on with whats going on around town! Monday night as always kicks us off with Dr. Hook playing a sold out show in the Olympia! For

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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 : 6th – 12th November 2017

Kicking us off this week is pop sensation’s Little Mix! They will be performing two sold out shows at the 3 Arena! The X-Factor season 8 winners, who were the first group to win the series still to this day headed out on tour last May and finishes at the end of this month. The Glory Days Tour has been a huge success so far and included shows in Australia, New Zealand, Netherlands and Belgium! Electro-pop sensation Zola Jesus will also be performing on Monday night in Whelans. Zola Jesus, (real name Nika Roza Danilova) has been recording music as

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Dublin Gig Guide : 30th October – 5th November 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 30th October – 5th November 2017 It’s that spooky time of the year again, all the trick-or-treaters will be out in force and everyone will be in good spirits! Gig-wise it’s a jam packed week, and on Tuesday evening there is a number of Halloween themed events going on around the city so be sure to check your local listings for more information. Kicking off with Monday, we have Steely Dan performing their second show over the course of the weekend! The second show as part of the BlueFest gigs alongside The Doobie Brothers! Tickets quickly

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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 : 2nd – 8th October 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 2nd – 8th October 2017 It’s that time of the week once more where we lay out all the gigs happening this week around the city! Lots to get through as usual so let’s get on with it! Kicking off the week we have All Them Witches who will be playing at Whelan’s! After announcing that their new album “Sleeping Through The War” will be released in early February. Their usual brand of big fuzz, deep grooves and comsic vision will ring out for the evening and tickets are only €13! Meanwhile, we have Trevor Sensor

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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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Dublin Gig Guide : 11th – 17th September 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 11th – 17th September 2017 We’re back with another instalment of our Dublin Gig Guide! Plenty to see this week! As the summer months become a distant memory and those cold long winter nights begin to settle in hopefully it won’t deter you from going out! Let’s start off as always on Monday night where we have Ryan Adams performing the first of two sold out gigs at the Olympia Theatre! Described as “one of the most elegant singer-songwriters of his generation.” by the New York Times. Adams released his 15th studio album in February of

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Dublin Gig Guide : 28th August – 3rd September 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 28th August – 3rd September 2017 The most important musical weekend of the year has finally come around! Yes folks, this week sees the return of Electric Picnic! The countries most popular music & arts festival hits Stradbally once again! But let’s not get ahead of ourselves! Monday night we have the ex-One Direction-er Niall Horan playing at the Olympia Theatre! Horan rose to fame as part of the 5-piece boyband and since their split has gone on to release two successful singles, however the release date for an album is yet to be announced! Singles

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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 : 14th – 20th August 2017

Dublin Gig Guide 14th – 20th August 2017 It’s time or this week’s Dublin Gig Guide! Brought to you by Sound Training! A fairly busy week this week, so let’s get straight into it! Kicking off the week in style, we have Mr. Glen Hansard who will be playing at Vicar Street. Hansard is a household name around Ireland and more than likely more further a-field also! He added a second show (15th) due to the demand! Performing solo, Hansard is know for his captivating performances and this will be no different! 14th is sold out, however tickets for the

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Dublin Gig Guide : 26th June – 2nd July 2017

Dublin Gig Guide 26th June -2nd July 2017 It’s that time again folks! All the information that you need to plan your week’s gigs around the city! Not too much mainstream stuff on this week but it’s usually the smaller less popular gigs that are more entertaining! So let’s get into it! Monday night kicking us off we have Jazz group BadBadNotGood playing in the familiar surroundings of the Sugar Club. Because of it’s layout, The Sugar Club is the perfect venue for a Jazz group because of the cinema-style seating arrangement and it still has room a the front

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Dublin Gig Guide : 19th – 25th June 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 19th – 25th June 2017 After a fantastic amount of gigs last week including Arcade Fire (who also played a surprise song at an after-party in Whelan’s) Aerosmith, The 1975, Paramore, Robbie Williams to name a few! We have another amazing week of gigs this week for you to sink your teeth into! So without further delay let’s get on with it! Kicking us off this week on Monday night, we have a great double header of the hip-hop genre with $uicideboy$ playing at Whelan’s, and Ho99o9 (pronounced as horror) performing at The Workman’s Club. Both

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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 : 8th – 14th May

Dublin Gig Guide 8th – 14th May As the sun sets on the best week of the year so far (weather wise) it’s a small reminder that when it’s nice and sunny outside this is the best country in the world! So with that in mind, let’s crack on with this weeks Dublin Gig Guide! A couple of very special shows throughout the week, covering pop, metal, blues and a gig for the fantastic charity Aware! Anyway without further ado, let’s crack on! Monday night sees The Vamps take the stage at the 3 Arena, the young English four-piece began out

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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 : 24th – 30th April 2017

  With a number of big acts recently announced including Paramore, Adam Lambert & Queen, The Hot Sprockets & Imelda May, there’s no better time for this week’s Dublin Gig Guide! Kicking us off on Tuesday evening there’s a very special gig for the people who are looking for some nostalgic Irish punk band Therapy? make their return for an acoustic set!! They will be performing at one of Dublin’s most famous venues, Whelan’s. The band have been together since 1989 and have gone through a small number of line-up changes over the years but are still going strong, and

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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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Dublin Gig Guide : 10th – 16th April

Dublin Gig Guide 10th – 16th April It’s that time of the week again, our weekly instalment of the Dublin Gig Guide! This week we have a varied selection of gigs for you to sink your teeth into! It’s Easter this week so Good Friday means no pubs or clubs will be open but fear not as the people behind one of the best one day festivals are putting on the BD festival again this year. A huge variation of artists will be performing at the Glendalough location, including Huxley, Format : B, Heroes In Hiding, Smash Hits, Jimmy Rouge to

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Dublin Gig Guide : 3rd – 9th April

Dublin Gig Guide : 3rd – 9th April It’s that time of the week again where we provide you with all the information you need for the upcoming weeks gigs! A seriously good selection of gigs this week as always, loads of gigs to cover so let’s get started! Starting us off on Monday the 3rd, Olly Murs the former X-Factor runner-up brings his latest tour the the 3 Arena for a one-off show! Murs hit the big time after coming second on the popular reality show The X-Factor, and his career has grown massively since then. Achieving major label

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Dublin Gig Guide : 27th March – 2nd April

Dublin Gig Guide : 27th March – 2nd April   We are back here at Sound Training to bring you all the hottest gigs from around the capital! Another great week this week of eclectic gigs to suit all tastes! After a jam packed week last week with shows from All Time Low, Jack Savoretti, some of the Dave Matthews Band and more this week will be no different so lets get into it! Kicking us off on Monday night we have Car Seat Headrest, an American Indie Rock group who are making waves with their laid-back style of alternative

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Dublin Gig Guide : 13th – 19th March

Dublin Gig Guide 13th – 19th March Paddy’s Day as we all know is the 17th March which is Friday week, as always there will be an abundance of live music and events throughout the city around the 16th and continuing for that weekend, but we are here to provide you with all the headline acts from around the city for the days leading up to St. Patrick’s Day so lets get into it! Starting us off this week is The Gloaming and as mentioned last week they will be playing to another sold-out crowd on Monday the 13th of

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Dublin Gig Guide 27th February – 5th March

  Dublin Gig Guide 27th February – 5th March 2017 It’s the Dublin Gig Guide back once again on this fine Friday afternoon! We’re here to give you all the info you need for this weeks upcoming gigs to help ease you into the weekend! Good variety of gigs around the city this week. Starting off the week with their second successive sold out show at the Olympia is Elbow, playing another sold out show on Monday night, if you didn’t catch a ticket you can still catch them in Cork during the week as tickets are still available for

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Dublin Gig Guide 20th – 26th February

Dublin Gig Guide 20th – 26th February It’s Friday and that can mean only one thing…It’s the Dublin Gig Guide brought to you by Sound Training! As the year progresses on more and more headline gigs are being announced every week, Arcade Fire announced a massive show in Malahide Castle later on this year and it is sure to be a great show as they haven’t performed in Ireland since 2014! Also announced is a string of mouth-watering gigs this summer all set to take place over the span of 5 days. Acts announced include Pixies, Fangclub, Bell X1, Alt-J

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Dublin Gig Guide : 13th – 16th February

Dublin Gig Guide 13th – 16th February 2017 Hello and welcome back to our weekly Dublin Gig Guide brought to you by Sound Training! All the weeks best gigs from all around the city! First off kicking us off on Valentines Day is Australian singer-songwriter & multi-instrumentalist Carla dal Forno playing in the intimate setting of the Grand Social. Her album debut album “You Know What It’s Like” has been described as “ Smokey and ominous” as well as inhibiting the gloom into her tracks”. Minimal in nature, it should make sure an interesting gig! Next up on Wednesday evening,

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Dublin Gig Guide : 6th February – 12th February

Dublin Gig Guide 6th February – 12th February It’s that time of the week once more! We here at Sound Training are back with our weekly Gig Guide for all the info you need for all the best shows around the city for the up and coming week! First up on Monday evening at the Olympia Theatre, we have Icelandic folk-rockers Kaleo playing at 8PM, Kaleo have gathered a massive fan base over the last 2 or 3 years proving that there is more great Icelandic music out there other than Sigúr Rós! Again showing that they ain’t going anywhere

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Dublin Gig Guide : 29th January – 5th February

Dublin Gig Guide 29th January – 5th February  We’re back with this weeks Dublin Gig Guide! Everything you need to plan the weeks gigs! Kicking off this week we have a fantastic show in Vicar Street with Fun Lovin’ Criminals! The Scooby snackers will be playing all the hits and it’s not one to miss! Doors at 7PM, tickets are still available at €35! Next up on Thursday night we have Exmagician from Belfast. Things are looking good for the Belfast rockers, with a number of shows booked in Ireland and the UK throughout February Exmagician are ones to keep an

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Dublin Gig Guide : 23rd January – 29th January 2017

Dublin Gig Guide : 23rd January – 29th January 2017 I’m not sure about you, but I have got that Friday Feeling! That means it’s time again for our weekly Dublin Gig Guide! We’re here to give you all the information you’ll need to plan the weeks gigs accordingly! So let’s get started! Kicking off the week on Monday evening, we have four-time Grammy award winner Olivia Newton-John performing with special guests in the National Concert Hall, doors for this one are at 8PM so make sure to get down early! Tuesday night the Sugar Club hosts a very special

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Dublin Gig Guide : 16th – 22nd January 2017

Dublin Gig Guide 16th – 22nd January  We’re back with our weekly instalment of the Dublin Gig Guide brought to you by Sound Training Online! Fairly busy week for gigs around the city, and we have all the info you’ll need to plan the week accordingly! First off we have Kentucky rockers Cage The Elephant performing in The Academy on Monday night, followed by singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright playing Vicar Street the following night. Two different styles of music but both should draw big crowds and both gigs will be great! Wednesday night is one for fans of the heavier style

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