The Academic & Rosie Carney added to SXSW 2016 line-up

The first batch of artists set to play SXSW 2016 next March have been announced and includes two Irish acts the Academic and Rosie Carney SXSW 2016 will take place in Austin, Texas from Tuesday, March 15 through Sunday, March 20, 2016 in Austin, Texas and will include acts from across the globe all coming together…

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Bukspan-Tierney-Boyle to play Whelan’s

Musicians Shelley Bukspan, Mick (Pyro) Tierney & Ray Boyle are set to come together for a special night of solo and roots material entitled Songs About Love, God & Chickens. A collaborative night of music from Bukspan-Tierney-Boyle, this month’s show will follow the group’s recent appearances at the Blues, Roots & Brass festival in Whelan’s and the Oxjam stage…

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Villagers announce new album & Vicar Street show

With less than a year since the release of Villagers seminal third album Darling Arithmetic Conor O’Brien has already announced details of a new record. Entitled Where Have You Been All My Life? and due for release as soon as January 6th of next year, Villagers new album has been discribed as a “collection of songs that distils…

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Jerry Fish announces Vicar Street show

The Jerry Fish Electric Sideshow is set to take over Vicar Street in Dublin this holiday season with a headline gig on December 5th. Irish indie music legend and ringmaster of the Electric Sideshow, Jerry Fish, has confirmed he will bring his all encompassing live show to the Dublin venue this December promising the acclaimed…

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Hozier to headline 2fm Xmas Ball in aid of ISPCC

This morning Hozier has announced he will play the 2fm Xmas Ball in aid of the ISPCC on Wednesday, December 23rd at the 3arena.  Speaking on the Breakfast Republic show this morning Hozier stated. “We’re absolutely thrilled that ISPCC have chosen 2fm as their partner for this prestigious event. Not only does it give 2fm…

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Val Normal & Color//Sound set for Goldenbeck at the Workman’s Club

Both Val Normal and Color//Sound will be this month’s acts appearing at Goldenplec & Claire Beck’s live music showcase Goldenbeck. Taking place at the Workman’s Club on Thursday, October 29th the latest edition of Goldenbeck will see alternative-rock act Val Normal (see TLMT’s review of their album Fly the White Flag of War – here) and indie-folk band Color//Sound (listen to their…

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Margie Jean Lewis to play Fumbally Stables

Alternative-electronic artist Margie Jean Lewis is set to play an intimate headline show at the Fumbally Stables in Dublin on Friday, November 6th. An artist whose rare live appearances have made quiet an impression on those lucky enough to be in attendance, Margie Jean Lewis has been slowly making a name for herself as one…

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Somadrone to launch new album at the Unitarian Church

Electronic artist Somadrone is set to celebrate the release of his new album Oracle at the Unitarian Church in Dublin on Saturday, November 28th.  Presented by bespoke event organizers Homebeat, Somadrone’s (a.k.a Neil O’Connor) upcoming performance at the Unitarian Church will launch his fifth album, Oracle and will feature appearances from Richie Egan (Jape) and David Kitt. Somadrone’s…

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No Monster Club, Mr. Russo & more to play ‘Cassette Store Day’ show at the Pop Inn

This Saturday evening (October 17th) will see a special all-ages show take place at the Pop Inn as part of this year’s Cassette Store Day. The event will see indie record label Little L and Popical Island co-curate an evening of live music at the latter’s Dublin HQ on Little Britain Street, as well as…

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Odessa Club to host Halloween night party

This Halloween night (October 31st) the Odessa Club in Dublin will play host to 3 floors of DJ sets from Nialler9, Mike Pope & more. The access all areas, fancy dress party will take place over all three floors of the Dublin venue this month as they throw their biggest Halloween party to date. With…

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