Sweeney’s bar in Dublin will begin an ambitious trio of charity shows this holiday season with twelve bands set to the play the venue this month.
Starting this Friday (December 5th) and continuing on the following Friday’s (December 12th & 19th) the venue will host a gig in aid of a different charity each night. The charities are SpunOut, ISPCC and Teen Line Ireland.
The line-up will feature performances from Blind Yackety, Gypsy Rebel Rabble, Markas Carcas, Conor Linnie, The Quakers, Bunoscionn, The Wood Burning Savages, The Magpies, Cocaine Ponytail, Fox Jaw, The Vincent(s) and Bagels.
Doors on each night are at 9pm, admission is FREE. For more information visit the event’s Facebook page. See full list of bands and dates below.
FRIDAY 5th DEC
GYPSY REBEL RABBLE
working with SpunOut.ie
SpunOut.ie is Ireland’s youth information website that promotes general wellbeing and healthy living among people aged 16-25.
Their not-for-profit website provides access to relevant and non-judgmental information on areas like mental health and physical health as well as education and employment.
FRIDAY 12th DEC
THE WOOD BURNING SAVAGES
working with www.ispcc.ie
Young people contact Childline for all sorts of reasons including abuse, bullying, mental health issues and loneliness. Together we can ensure that this vital lifeline remains open 24 hours a day for brave children who need us.
FRIDAY 19th DEC
working with Teen Line Ireland
Teen-Line Ireland is a free-phone, non judgmental and confidential help line for teenagers in need of someone to talk to, no matter how big or small the problem. The number for Teen-Line Ireland is 1800833634, the helpline is open from 8 pm – 11 pm everyday except for Wednesdays, where it is open from 4 pm – 11 pm.