Tag Archive | Whelans

Little Gem Records: Indie Label Day at Whelans – Sat October 14th

Little Gem Records: Indie Label Day at Whelans – Sat October 14th

Little Gem Records are excited to be a part of the first Indie Label Day, which is taking place this Saturday at Whelans of Wexford Street, Dublin. Indie Label Day is a day long fair, celebrating DIY music and culture on the island of Ireland. It is organised by Art for Blind and Penske, to throw […]

2nd Dublin Bowie Festival – January 2017!

2nd Dublin Bowie Festival – January 2017!

The 2nd Dublin Bowie Festival (2017) takes place citywide in Dublin, from Thursday 5th January, and ends on the first anniversary of David Bowie’s death, Tuesday January 10th. After last year’s success, the Festival program is greatly expanded, to include more events and more venues, and encapsulates the profound influence and inspiration that Bowie had […]

Watch& Listen: SkyBelow – Stunt Lover (Released as part of Trans-fusion/Pride Dublin)

Watch& Listen: SkyBelow – Stunt Lover (Released as part of Trans-fusion/Pride Dublin)

The music project, Stunt Lover, launched their first music video for their single SkyBelow last Friday at the Trans-fusion Trans Pride Festival 2016 at the Chocolate Factory, 26 King’s Inns Street, Dublin, where they will also be playing this coming Saturday 18th June. Trans-fusion Trans Pride will be running until 19th June. Stunt Lover is […]

Video: Róisín O – Give It Up

Video: Róisín O – Give It Up

In this morning’s music slot, we feature Give It Up, a new track by Róisín O. It was written by Róisín, bandmate John Broe (Miracle Bell) and Danny O’Reilly (The Coronas), the video concept is also the brainchild of the bandmates, and is directed by Broe. The video boasts a powerful performance from the singer […]

Don’t Miss: Stand Up for Humanity

“If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.” – Oscar Wilde. Various rights and community activists from around the country will create insurgency humour for a live Whelans audience with  Stand Up for Humanity, taking place next Monday, March 24. Donning stand-up hats for the first time, these activists […]

Thursday Tunes: Grace Wilde – In The Witching Hour

Thursday Tunes: Grace Wilde – In The Witching Hour

Gracing our Thursday Tunes slot this week, is north county Dublin band, Grace Wilde, singing In The Witching Hour. The band is made up of Audrey Fay on guitar and vocals,  Enda Duffy- Guitar, Shane Fitzsimons – Bass, Steve Hogan- Drums, and Vyvienne Long – cello.  Their live and acoustic album, Let Me In,  is due to […]

EXCLUSIVE Preview: Róisín O – ‘Hold On’

EXCLUSIVE Preview: Róisín O – ‘Hold On’

“Sometimes our minds take us to dark places and it gets hard to escape. A very close friend of mine was going through a tough time, as happens us all, and I found myself wanting, but unable, to help make things better for him. Sometimes all you can do for someone is to be there […]