Fanning at Whelan’s will to return to Virgin Media Television this December, with 25 Irish acts set to chat with Dave and perform in one of Dublin’s favourite venues.

The show kicks off on Saturday 3rd December at 10pm on Virgin Media Two with performances from The Coronas, Maija Sofia, Dark Tropics, Cian Ducrot, and Farah Elle.

Each week Dave Fanning will be joined by a special guest in the iconic venue for a chin wag, with the legendary Bob Geldof kicking off the first show.

Speaking about the upcoming show, Dave Fanning said: Fanning at Whelan’s is an important and vital platform for new upcoming and established Irish acts. It wouldn’t be possible without the continuing support of Guinness and Whelan’s. With this series we have another 25 great acts throughout December and January. A splendid time is guaranteed for all.”

Dave Allen of Whelan’s adds:It’s great to see the show go from strength to strength and give much needed support to new fresh talent alongside some of our best loved musicians.”

Fanning at Whelan’s returns on Saturday 3rd December at 10pm on Virgin Media Two.