Weekly Dublin Gig Guide

With artists such as Sigrid, Erykah Badu and All Tvvins playing sold-out shows across the city this week, it couldn’t be any more obvious that the people of Dublin live for live music events. For those that missed out on a ticket, fear not! The Irish music scene is currently BURSTING with talent and there are plenty of gigs dotted around the city center this week to keep your ears occupied. Here’s Melosity’s Weekly Dublin Gig Guide:

Melosity brings you your weekly gig guide for the 20th – 25th of March.


Tuesday 20th

Ruby Sessions

Erica Cody, Molly Sterling, Nile St. James and Liam Geddes.

An incredible collection of artists hot on the music scene right now. Get there early to confirm a seat – it’ll be a busy one.

Venue: Doyle’s Pub College Green.

Doors: 9pm.

Price: €7 – all proceeds towards the Dublin Simon Community.


All in this Together

Feat. Carron, Safari and Brian Whittington

A brand spanking new gig series showcasing the best Irish music in town.

Venue: Whelan’s upstairs, Camden Street.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €10 – proceeds towards Pieta House.


Wednesday 21st

Open Mike Eagle & Milo

Rising LA hip-hop artist modifying hip-hop to discuss his own personal experience.

Venue: The Sugar Club.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €15.


Galway Street Club – Album Launch ‘Sovereign State of Madness’.

13-piece band of buskers originating from seven countries come together to create a collection of songs under the title, ‘Sovereign State of Madness’. The album combines a fusion of genres such as Folk, Gypsy Jazz, Blues and Rock; one that will suit everyone in the audience.

Venue: Whelan’s Main Room.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €8 online / €10 Door.


The Niall McCabe band

Set to release album number two, four-piece The Niall McCabe Band bring what they call ‘Translantic Soul’ from the West Coast of Ireland to the heart of the City Centre.

Venue: Whelan’s Upstairs.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €10 advanced / €15 Door.


Thursday 22nd

BIMM Dublin Midnight Hour

Presenting: Kyro Jones & Pixie Cut Rhythm.

A night showcasing some of the best and upcoming talent the capital has to offer. Affiliated with Dublin’s only Commercial Modern Music College, BIMM Dublin, you’re guaranteed to spot some of the best new acts circulating the Irish music scene at the moment.

Whelan’s Upstairs.

Doors: 11.45pm.

Price: Free Entry.



Four-piece Indie/Garage Rock group celebrating the release of their first self-titled EP.

Venue: Workman’s Club.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €5.


Guerrilla Gigs

Presenting: Kandce

Alternative Disco-Pop six-piece gifting their tribal show to the people of Bray.

Venue: Harbour Bar Live Lounge, Bray.

Doors: 9pm.

Price: Free Entry.


Friday 23rd

Little Hours

Celebrating their newest single release ‘Heavy on You’, Little Hours kick off their Irish tour with the first stop right here in the City Centre.

Venue: The Button Factory.

Doors: 7.30pm.

Price: €22.90.


Glasdrum presents: New Sounds in an Old Place

Presents: Ailbhe Reddy & Roe

Showcasing Ailbhe and Roe, two of Ireland’s most exciting and emerging acts in one venue. This is definitely not a gig you want to miss!

Venue: Drumcondra Church of Ireland.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €15.


Oh Bryan

Three-piece Indie/Rock Group ready to bring the house down in Bellobar.

Venue: Bello Bar, Portabello.

Doors: 7pm.

Price: €9.90.


Saturday 24th

Paloma Faith

To hear ‘Architect’, Faith’s highly anticipated fourth album release before anyone else, treat yourself and head along to the Three Arena for this whopper show.  Whenever Paloma’s involved, you won’t be disappointed.

Venue: Three Arena, Dublin.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €50 upwards.



BARQ celebrate the release of two brand new singles this Saturday night. Head along to Whelan’s to join a party-infused of agro-soul and slick grooves to keep you bopping the whole night.

Venue: Whelan’s Main Room.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €10.


*ROGUE! & Guests

*ROGUE! present the release of their newest single ‘Sober’ with an electrifying live show that will absolutely blow your mind.

Venue: The Harbour Bar, Bray.

Doors: 9pm.

Price: Free entry.


TOUTS & Guests

Get ready to get LOUD as Punk Rock three-piece TOUTS take over the Grand Social this Saturday night.

Venue: The Grand Social.

Doors: 7.30pm.

Price: €8.


Sunday 25th

Moon looks on

Moon looks on presents Soul/Folk/Pop to all that are lucky to hear.

Venue: Harbour Bar Live Lounge, Bray.

Doors: 9pm.

Price: Free entry.


Dream Wife

British/Icelandic born and London-based punk-rock trio bringing attitude to lift your Sunday night and finish the week with a bang.

Venue: Workman’s Club.

Doors: 8pm.

Price: €13.


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