A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening this Friday, August 7th to Sunday, August 9th.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 7th
Summer Social at the Grand Social (Fri – Sun)
Three-day festival at the Grand Social with live music from Paddy Hanna, Mongrel State, Kicking Bird & more, as well as DJ sets from Kelly-Anne Byrne, Claire Beck & T/A/S/T/E.
Animal Fest 2015 at Fibber Magee’s (Fri – Sat)
Two-day charity festival in aid of the Ash Animal Foundation including sets from Bitch Falcon, No Spill Blood, the Winter Passing, Crows & more.
Lilla Vargen at the Odessa Club
Debut Dublin show from singer-songwriter Lilla Vargen. Support: Sails
Tickets: €7 Doors: 8pm
Oliver Cole in Whelan’s main venue
Album launch for Oliver Cole’s second album Year of the Bird (read TLMT’s review – here)
Tickets: €10 Doors: 8pm
Red Moon Bayonets at the Bello Bar
Red Moon Bayonets launch their new E.P. A Silent Companion at the Bello Bar.
Tickets: €7.50 Doors: 8pm
SATURDAY, AUGUST 8th
Blues, Roots & Brass festival 2015 (Sat – Sun)
Two-day FREE music festival this Saturday & Sunday across sevevral venues in the Camden street area (Whelan’s, Opium Rooms & the Warehouse) including music from Gavin Glass, Jem Mitchell, the Eskies, Mutefish & more.