A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening this weekend (Friday, January 30th – Sunday, February 1st).
FRIDAY, JANUARY 30th
Tradfest: The Undertones at the Button Factory
Punk legends the Undertones will headline the Button Factory as part of this year’s Tradfest.
Tickets: €27.99 Doors: 8pm
Subplots at the Workman’s Club
Subplots will celebrate the release of their new album Autumning this Friday night. Support comes from electro-pop duo Voids.
Tickets: €10 Doors: 8pm
The Late Sessions: Otherkin at the Workman’s Club
The first event in the ‘Late Sessions’ series at the Workman’s Club with a live set from alternative-rock act Otherkin.
Tickets: €6 (door) or €5 (cheap-list via their Facebook event page) Doors: 11.30pm
Neville Staples in Whelan’s main venue
Legendary member of the Ska greats the Specials, Neville Stables will headline a show in Whelan’s main venue.
Tickets: €20 Doors: 8pm
SATURDAY, JANUARY 31st
Popical Island 5th Birthday Bash in Whelan’s upstairs venue
Music collective Popical Island celebrate their 5th birthday with a day-long show in Whelan’s including sets from The Run Ons, Paddy Hanna, Ginnels, Groom, Me & My Dog, Oh Boland, Land Lovers, Skelocrats, Switzerland, Squarehead & Walpurgis Family.
Tickets: €5 Doors: 3.30pm
Darling at the Sugar Club
Indie-rock duo Darling will headline the Sugar Club in Dublin this weekend to celebrate the release of their new E.P. II.
Tickets: €12 Doors: 7.30pm
New Wave: Spines, the Klares, Radio Room & Able Archer at the Bello Bar
New Wave kicks-off it’s run of monthly shows this year at the Bello Bar with an exciting line-up including Spines, the Klares, Radio Room & Able Archer.
Tickets: €5 Doors: 8pm
Girl Band in the Twisted Pepper
Noise-rock act Girl Band will play a special late-night show at the Twisted Pepper on Saturday night with support from Princess & Peaks.
Tickets: SOLD-OUT Doors: 10.30pm