Category: Gig of the Week

Zaska, The Nova Collective & Ailbhe Reddy to play The Workmans | #GoldenBeck

Zaska, The Nova Collective & Ailbhe Reddy to play The Workmans | #GoldenBeck

  Artists: Zaska, Nova Collective & Ailbhe Reddy Venue: The Workman’s Club, Dublin Date: Thursday, 31st July Doors: 8pm Tickets: €5 Tickets go on sale: Available on the door After the success of our fourth #GoldenBeck gig last month, we are back to bring you the fifth in our series […]

Delorentos Christmas Triple Header | Gig of the Week

Delorentos Christmas Triple Header | Gig of the Week

After a fantastic year, Delorentos are wrapping all things 2013 up with a triple whammy gig on Saturday. They must have all their Christmas shopping done and dusted so. If like them you do too, make sure you get down as it’s our Gig of the Week. They’ll kick things […]

Damien Dempsey in Vicar Street | Gig of the Week

Damien Dempsey in Vicar Street | Gig of the Week

There is a rake load of heavyweight homegrown talent playing this week, what with everyone making their way home for the Christmas. So it’s only right one of those should be our Gig of the Week. It’s not an easy task as they’re all a little bit whopper,  luckily we […]

Oh Land in The Button Factory | Gig of the Week

Oh Land in The Button Factory | Gig of the Week

It’s a busy old week ahead, with a lot of big hyped and sold out gigs to catch. To kick things off our Gig of the Week is Oh Land in The Button Factory on Sunday. Tickets to see this great Dane are still available and are €16. If you’re not […]

MS MR in The Academy | Gig of the Week

MS MR in The Academy | Gig of the Week

Having played a phenomenal set at Electric Picnic this year, new York duo MS MR return to these shores for a headline date on Saturday night in The Academy. The Indie pop rockers are the perfect soundtrack to get your Saturday night off to a flying start, so it’s this […]

Liza Flume at The Workman’s Club | Gig of the Week

Liza Flume at The Workman’s Club | Gig of the Week

Our favourite Aussie born, Dublin based folkster Liza Flume plays  The Workman’s Club on Thursday. It’s been an incredible year for her since the release of her debut EP ‘Full Steam Ahead’. Team GP rather enjoyed it so we’re bestowing the honour of Gig of the Week on Thursday’s gig. […]

The National at The O2 | Gig of the Week

The National at The O2 | Gig of the Week

One of the finest bands of the past decade The National play The O2 on Sunday night. After selling out a gig in minutes at Live at the Marque in Cork back in June, it’s a serious shocker that this weekend’s O2 date still has tickets available. It’s our Gig […]

Local Natives at The Olympia Theatre| Gig of the Week

Local Natives at The Olympia Theatre| Gig of the Week

When a band”s music is described as ‘afropop-influenced guitars with hyperactive drumming and hooky three-part harmonies’, it’s going to raise a lot of interest. When aforementioned band have already sold out Whelan’s on one occasion this year and are back to the capital a few months later, well that makes […]

Lisa O’Neill in Whelan’s | Gig of the Week

Lisa O’Neill in Whelan’s | Gig of the Week

Lisa O’Neill‘s new album Same Cloth Or Not is out on Friday. To celebrate this she’s playing a gig in Whelan’s on Saturday. To join in on the celebrations,  it’s this week’s Gig of the Week. Tickets to see Cavan’s rising folk star are still available and are only a […]

The Boomtown Rats at Vicar Street | Gig of the Week

The Boomtown Rats at Vicar Street | Gig of the Week

The Boomtown Rats are back and although Bob Geldof may be now more well known for his charitable ways, you can’t deny the band were once pioneers of punk and initiated an exciting time on the Irish music scene. It’s for those reasons the lads are this weeks Gig  of […]

Hard Working Class Heroes | Gig of the Week

Hard Working Class Heroes | Gig of the Week

There’s no denying it, we’re in a midst of a very exciting time on the Irish music scene, so we are especially excited for this weekend’s Hard Working Class Heroes. Now in their eleventh year, HWCH have once again come up trumps with a fully awesome, fully homegrown line up […]

Barry Gibb at The O2 | Gig of the Week

Barry Gibb at The O2 | Gig of the Week

Another week, another legend. This weeks Gig of the Week goes to Barry Gibb who rolls into town with his Mythology Tour on Wednesday. This marks his first tour without his beloved brothers so it’s going to be emotional as it’s described as a celebration of his brothers and their career. […]

Fleetwood Mac at The O2 | Gig of the Week

Fleetwood Mac at The O2 | Gig of the Week

This week is a very good week for live music but having said that the decision for this week’s Gig of the Week is glaringly obvious. That’s right, if you weren’t aware Fleetwood Mac are in town on Friday and Saturday night. The storied rockers bring their 2013 World Tour […]

Valentia Isle Festival | Gig of the Week

Valentia Isle Festival | Gig of the Week

Do you still have post EP blues? Or did you not get a ticket and still need to finish off your summer in style? By which we mean shivering in your wellies in a field. Well either way, why not get your skates or wellies on and head over to […]

Oriel Live | Gig of the Week

Oriel Live | Gig of the Week

In anticipation of a little picnic next weekend, why not head up to Dundalk for Oriel Live? It’s a one day festival in the heart of Louth. Bursting with top Irish acts and a bargain ticket price makes it our Gig of the Week. You’ll get to see Bressie, Raglans, […]