The Vaselines know how to rock without even trying; we just hope they come back sooner next time.
Demented Promotions have been coming up trumps lately, banking great US acts and matching them with emerging Dublin bands.
A band composed of only drums, vocals, a hint of trumpet and echoing vocals droning is a recipe for some interesting progressive post punk.
The FMC Tour (First Music Contact) is the latest initiative by The Arts Council to promote engagement with the arts
Lisa Hannigan played Whelans June 8th 2011.
Despite complaints of jet-lag the set was energetic, and a pleasure to behold, as the band were obviously enjoying themselves.
Don’t be fooled by the lilting twang and shuffling twee persona, here is a comedienne with brilliant skills of observation and delivery.
Noah & The Whale played to a sold out Whelans on Sunday night.
Marcus reviews the charismatic Justin Townes Earle in Whelans, January 25th.
The music Ben Frost is about contrast; influenced as much by Classical Minimalism as by Punk Rock and Metal.