Melosity brings you your weekly gig guide for the 6th – 12th of August.

Monday 6th (Bank Holiday)

We-Bloom @ The Workman’s Club

Presenting: Silverbacks, Making County and Ivy Bloom.

A diverse and popular music night showcasing the best upcoming talent in Dublin City.

Venue: The Workman’s Club.

Time: 8pm.

Price: Free entry.


Huntertones, Live at Whelan’s

Ensemble Huntertones high energy, horn-driven sound fuses inspired improvisation and adventurous composition melding a variety of genres such as jazz, funk, rock, and soul.

Venue: Whelan’s Main Venue.

Time: 8pm.

Price: €10 advanced // €12 general.


Crowbar Presents: SYLK

Crowbar goes dark pop with electro duo SYLK.

Venue: Crowbar, Temple Bar.

Time: 8.30pm.

Price: Free entry.


Tuesday 7th

Summer Lunchtime Concert with Killian White

Join the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and welcome back to the main hall of the National Concert Hall the amazing young cellist Killian White with Sinead Hayes conducting.

Venue: National Concert Hall.

Time: 1pm.

Price: €12.


Wednesday 8th

AMS Records Official Label Launch

AMS Records Official Label hold their official launch with performances from AMS bands Vernon Jane, Shelley Bukspan, The Creators and SELK.

Venue: The Sugar Club.

Time: 7.30pm.

Price: €10.


The Lennon Effect 

Rock and Roll band The Lennon Effect travel down from Meath to put on a rockin’ night.

Venue: The Workman’s Club.

Time: 8.30pm.

Price: €5.

Thursday 9th

We’ve Only Just Begun Festival 

A Summer festival taking place over four nights showcasing incredible talent across two stages. Some of the biggest and best upcoming Irish acts including Vernon JaneCathy DaveySorcha RichardsonÆ MAK and ROE.

Venue: Whelan’s (Main Venue and Upstairs).

Time: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th August.

Price: €10 per night // €20 for weekend.


ChoiceCuts presents: Bishop Nehru

American rapper and producer Bishop Nehru brings fresh hip-hop from New York with a headline show right here in the city centre.

Venue: The Sugar Club.

Time: 8pm.

Price: €15.


The Murder Capital

Quintet Murder Capital get ready to rock Whelan’s upstairs.

Venue: Whelan’s upstairs.

Time: 7.30pm.

Price: €10.

Art School Girlfriend

Fresh from the Great Escape and BBCs Biggest Weekend, Art School Girlfriend plays as part of Irish music blog the Last Mixed Tapes new series of live music events, Hyphen Pop.

Venue: The Sound House.

Time: 8pm.

Price: €10.


Friday 10th

SPIES at The Workman’s Club

Following their sold-out show in Whelans last month, Indie quintet SPIES have announced a headline show in Dublin’s Workman’s Club.

Venue: The Workman’s Club.

Time: 7pm.

Price: €13.


Saturday 11th


The Melt Sessions presents a one day festival celebrating the best in Irish raw talent. From acoustic acts / live bands / comedy / spoken word / pop up art exhibits / art & more all happening across three floors.

Venue: The Workman’s Club.

Time: 6pm.

Price: €8.95.


Boots & Kats presents Yurt City at District 8

Presenting: Adult StoreGeorge FeelyJordanKarl GuestMARK BLAIRMix & FairbanksQueen & DiscoQuinton Campbell plus more.

Yurt City is an all-day party from 5pm. Boots & Kats have specially curated a line up of their friends who also happen to be the most prominent producers and DJ’s in Ireland at the moment. This is without a doubt going to be one of the biggest parties District 8 has ever witnessed.

Venue: District 8.

Time: 10.30pm.

Price: €25.


Sunday 12th

Live From the Window: The Dublin Blues Cartel

The Dublin Blues Cartel end your Sunday night with a mixture of genres played by the finest musicians Dublin has to offer.

Venue: Whelan’s front bar.

Time: 10.30pm.

Price: Free Entry.


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