Thumper, Girlfriend, SENU & more announced for Electric Picnic 2018 2FM Play the Picnic Stage

The first wave of acts performing as part of the 2FM Play the Picnic Stage line-up at Electric Picnic 2018 has been announced today.  Returning once again to Stradbally for Electric Picnic 2018 this summer, the 2FM Play the Picnic stage will showcase independent Irish artists curated by Abner Browns, the Musicmaker and King Kong Club.…

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IMRO First Cut showcases set for Abner Brown’s

IMRO has just announced First Cuts, a series of monthly music showcases at Abner Brown’s Barbershop in Rathmines. The first of the First Cuts live music showcases will take place at the famed Rathmines’ barbershop/music venue on Thursday, March 2nd with performances from indie-folk songwriter Ailbhe Reddy and blues artist Marc O’Reilly. Doors are at 8pm. IMRO First Cuts Showcases…

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The Young Folk set to play Jam For Syria at Abner Browns

Irish folk outfit the Young Folk will play Abner Brown’s Barbershop in Rathmines for the Jame For Syria charity night. The event will take place this Thursday at the acclaimed barbershop with support on the night coming from spoken word artist John Cummins, and donations going towards the Red Cross Syrian Fund. The Young Folk recently released…

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Stomptown Brass, Jerry Fish, Interskalactic & more to play the Bowery’s grand opening

The first acts set to play Rathmines brand new live music venue the Bowery later this month. Opening this Halloween bank holiday weekend, the ship shaped venue (see photos below) will celebrate in style with live music from Stomptown Brass, Jerry Fish, Interskalactic and some very special guests chosen by promoter Abner Brown. The Bowery will also welcome…

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Electric Picnic 2016 | Oxjam tent timetable

Electric Picnic 2016 is only mere weeks away and the festival continues to take shape with the Oxjam tent stage times being released today. Curated each day by Abner Browns, State.ie and Homebeat the Oxjam Tent line-up includes The Optimists, Constant Supply, KKC, Brave Giant, Colour Canyon, Monster Monster, Jem Mitchell, Ivan Nicolas, Military Road,…

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Electric Picnic 2016 | Oxjam Tent line-up announced

The different stages and line-up for Electric Picnic 2016 continue to take shape with the Oxjam Tent bill announced.  Curated each day by Abner Browns, State.ie and Homebeat the Oxjam Tent line-up and daily breakdown at Electric Picnic 2016 will be: Friday: (Abner Brown’s) Daft as Punk | ROCSTRONG | Vernon Jane | WOLFF |…

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K-Fest 2016 | Katie Laffan, White Mice & more join line-up

The music line-up for K-Fest 2016 has been revealed with the addition of Katie Laffan, White Mice and more. White Mice (fronted by Sinead White), Katie Laffan & Naoise Roo will all play K-Fest 2016 as part of an outdoor stage (Lower Bridge Street) curated by Abner Browns. The full list of acts announced to…

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Competition | Win a pair of tickets to Fox.E and the Good Hands & Rosa Nutty

The Last Mixed Tape is giving reader’s the chance to win TWO guest passes to see Fox.E and the Good Hands. Coming as part of Abner Brown in conjunction with IMRO & Musicmaker’s ‘Celebration of women in music’ series, Fox.E and the Good Hands will headline the main venue in Whelan’s this Saturday night (February…

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i am niamh, Sinead White & more set for ‘Women In Music’ at Abner Brown’s

Next week will see the beginning of a month long FREE live gig series celebrating and showcasing some of the best women on the Irish music scene at Abner Brown’s. Starting on Saturday, January 16th until February 18th at the iconic Abner Brown’s barbershop in Rathmines, the Women In Music live series will feature a host of…

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Doctor Millar & friends set for Whelan’s

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Doctor Millar is set to headline a show in Whelan’s this Friday (November 27th).  With a sound that rests between alternative-country and folk Sean Millar will bring his back catalog of work (including his most recent album C48) to the stage this weekend and will be joined by Gavin Glass (piano, guitar), Brian Flemming(percussion), Zeenat…

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