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Music | Gig News: 12 August 2016


To celebrate the launch of his debut EP, Rocstrong is back with his biggest headline show on 12 August 2016 at the Grand Social, Dublin 1.

Tickets are €10 plus €2 booking fees on tickets.ie

Limited tickets are available at the door on the night

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Super Furry Animals will play Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on Thursday 1 December.

Tickets priced from €28.50 inclusive of booking fee and restoration levy go on sale at 9am this Friday, 12 August from Ticketmaster outlets and

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The Blades have announced a Christmas show at The Academy on Saturday 17 December.

Tickets €30 incl. booking fee are on sale on Thursday 11 August at 9am from Ticketmaster outlets and online

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Mick Flannery has announced a fully seated headline performance at The Olympia Theatre, Dublin on Saturday 22 October 2016

Tickets priced €29 inclusive of booking fee and restoration levy go on sale at 9am this Friday, 12 August from Ticketmaster outlets and

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Dublin soul sensation Emma Lou & The Agenda have announced a headline show Upstairs in Whelan’s on Thursday 8 September.

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Dublin 5 piece Sack get ready for their first ever Electric Picnic performance they’ve decided to play a pre Picnic appetiser in The Grand Social on Friday 2 September with Pony Club as special guests.

Tickets €12 (also available online: + booking fee)

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Simone Felice plays The Workman’s Club, Dublin, on Tuesday, 18 October 2016.

Tickets €18 available now from

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The Harbour Bar in Bray and The Hotspot Music Club in Greystones have come together to put on a five-day festival of roots in August.

The Harbour to Hotspot – Roots Revival Festival will see I Draw Slow | Dr. Bluegrass & The Illbilly 8 | Amazing Apples | Old Hannah | The Young Folk | The BQ Trio | Dermot Byrne and Danny Tobin | Malojian | Gavin Glass & The Shakers | The Whileaways | N.C.Lawlor | Paddy Dennehy and The Red Herring | An Acoustic Ramble with Old Hannah & Friends | The Louisiana 6 perform.

The best thing? All shows are free for your listening pleasure. Check out Twitter @theharbour_bar and Facebook for up to the minute news of each show.

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Ensemble Economique plays The Workman’s Club, Dublin on Friday, 18 October.

Tickets €8 available now from

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The Boomtown Rats  return to Dublin’s Olympia Theatre, 25 March 2017. Having celebrated their 40thAnniversary earlier this year, they are back to mark their first ever single Looking after number one” as it’s 40 years since it hit the radio airwaves.

Tickets €40 includes booking and facility fee and will go on sale Friday, 19 August at 10am