Wednesday 4th Jul
LALAH HATHAWAY
Aiken Promotions presents LALAH HATHAWAY plus support _ Main Venue _ honestly – a fitting title for the new album from artist, songwriter, producer and DJ, Lalah Hathaway. Both low-key and legendary, the gentle power of Hathaway’s irrepressible and boundary-defying voice has gone unmissed by those with their ear to the ground…
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €39.05

Wednesday 4th Jul
THE BINGO w/ STEVE BENNETT
THE BINGO w/ STEVE BENNETT ^ The Parlour ^ Join Steve and friends for a madcap comedy gameshow with great prizes, mystery boxes and bloody good craic! From musical bingo to crazy mini games to ‘normal bingo’ that’ll frustrate the hell out of your gran, this is a great night of silly good fun.
Doors: 8pm in The Parlour Tickets: €6 / €11

Wednesday 4th Jul
ALL IN THIS TOGETHER ft. DREAMING OF JUPITER & ALEX SMYTH
in aid of Pieta House ALL IN THIS TOGETHER featuring DREAMING OF JUPITER & ALEX SMYTH ^ Upstairs ^ A very special third edition of All In This Together, a double header with hour long sets from the amazing Dreaming of Jupiter and Alex Smyth. This is gonna be amazing and definitely not to be […]
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €10

Thursday 5th Jul
BIMM DUBLIN MIDNIGHT HOUR
BIMM DUBLIN MIDNIGHT HOUR in association with O’HARA’S CRAFT BEERS presents TBC plus support Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm, FREE ENTRY The Manuscript & O’Hara’s Craft Beers are proud to bring you The BIMM Dublin Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.
Doors: 11:30pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

Thursday 5th Jul
FEUDS + PAINTED SKIES
FEUDS plus support PAINTED SKIES ^ Upstairs ^ FEUDS https://www.facebook.com/feudstheband/ https://twitter.com/feudsband Feuds by Feuds — — — — — PAINTED SKIES https://www.facebook.com/PaintedSkiesOfficial/ https://twitter.com/Painted__Skies TICKETS €5 on the door. Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required. AFTER THE GIG Indie & Alternative Dance Party | Drinks Promos | 11pm til 3am […]
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €5

Thursday 5th Jul
MUTEFISH + BICURIOUS
Live at Whelan’s MUTEFISH plus support BICURIOUS _ Main Venue _ MUTEFISH https://www.mutefish.ie/ https://www.facebook.com/mutefishband/ MUTEFISH are culturally diverse six piece band from Ireland, Poland, Lithuania, Portugal and Ukraine. They fuse the musical sounds and cultures of Eastern Europe with traditional Irish influences resulting in an engaging melodic compilation of tracks. Each […]
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €7

Friday 6th Jul
MARK DIGNAM
MARK DIGNAM plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Northside Dublin born, US resident, Mark Dignam returns home for a one off performance. His first album in the early 90’s was voted a top ten Debut by Hot Press magazine and he has since become well known, for his lyrically charged anthemic, Alt Folk Rock, and a voice that routinely sweeps from a […]
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €10

Friday 6th Jul
THE CLASSIC BEATLES
Whelanslive.com presents THE CLASSIC BEATLES perform the hits of THE WHITE ALBUM _ Main Venue _ The White Album incredibly turns 50 this year and to celebrate, The Classic Beatles (the only Beatles tribute act endorsed by Sir George Martin) are doing what they do best and taking it out on the road. Join them for […]
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €20

Saturday 7th Jul
CHRIS HAZE
ON SALE FRI 6th APR, 9AM CHRIS HAZE plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Chris Haze has just released RECIPE the Single & EP. RECIPE debuted at No. 2 on The Irish Singer-Songwriter Charts and at No. 5 on the Official Irish Album Charts. Catch him in Whelan’s upstairs on Sat 7th July. Tickets go on […]
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €12

Monday 9th Jul
CHERRY COMEDY
CHERRY COMEDY Every Monday Upstairs at Whelan’s featuring TBC ^ Upstairs ^ Cherry Comedy bring you a truly electric night in Whelan’s every Monday – This is stand-up comedy brought to you by young, new and emerging talent on the Irish comedy scene.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €5

Thursday 12th Jul
BIMM DUBLIN MIDNIGHT HOUR in association with O’HARA’S CRAFT BEERS presents TBC plus support Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm, FREE ENTRY The Manuscript & O’Hara’s Craft Beers are proud to bring you The BIMM Dublin Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.
Doors: 11:30pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

Thursday 12th Jul
ALEIGH
ALEIGH SINGLE LAUNCH plus support GRAINNE HUNT BRENDAN CARVILL ^ Upstairs ^ ALEIGH is a Dublin based, alternative indie, blues rock band and musical guise of singer/songwriter Aoife Leigh. Once a former student of Ballyfermot Rock School, Aoife began her musical journey during her school years preforming regularly around Dublin.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €8

Friday 13th Jul
THE INNOCENT BYSTANDER
THE INNOCENT BYSTANDER plus support ^ Upstairs ^ After the success of their first 7’” single selling out exclusively to Rough Trade shops and their rammed shows at Forbidden Fruit and Electric Picnic The Innocent Bystander do their first Dublin headliner in Whelan’s upstairs on July13th.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €11

Friday 13th Jul
GAVIN GLASS
GAVIN GLASS plus support _ Main Venue _ “Heart-tuggingly good” Johnnie Craig, Sunday Business Post “A master songwriter” Joe Breen, The Irish Times
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €15

Friday 13th Jul
MIDNIGHT HOUR w/ KRAPO BRASS BAND (FRA)
MIDNIGHT HOUR in association with O’HARA’S CRAFT BEERS presents KRAPO BRASS BAND (FRA) Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm, Sign up for GUEST LIST Whelanslive.com & O’Hara’s Craft Beers are proud to bring you The Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 11:30pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY*

Saturday 14th Jul
SEO LINN
SEO LINN plus support _ Main Venue _ SEO LINN ARE AN ENERGETIC AND FUN YOUNG BAND THAT ARE BURSTING ONTO THE IRISH MUSIC SCENE WITH THEIR POWERFUL ORIGINALS AND UNIQUE TAKE ON CONTEMPORARY SONGS WITH A PARTICULAR PASSION FOR GAEILGE. Not only have they had continuous success with their involvement in Coláiste Lurgan’s
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €16.50

Saturday 14th Jul
PUNCH FACE CHAMPIONS (Album Launch)
PUNCH FACE CHAMPIONS ALBUM LAUNCH plus support SHITHäTT ^ Upstairs ^ After far too long procrastinating and considering packing it in and starting a UB40 cover band Punch Face Champions have decided to continue appealing to some of their mates and hardly anyone else. Punch Face Champions have finally completed their album “You Just Can’t […]
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €7

Monday 16th Jul
CHERRY COMEDY
CHERRY COMEDY Every Monday Upstairs at Whelan’s featuring TBC ^ Upstairs ^ Cherry Comedy bring you a truly electric night in Whelan’s every Monday – This is stand-up comedy brought to you by young, new and emerging talent on the Irish comedy scene.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €5

Tuesday 17th Jul
SOFI TUKKER
ON SALE FRI 11th MAY, 9AM Aiken Promotions presents SOFI TUKKER plus support _ Main Venue _ Following SOFI TUKKER’s debut album Treehouse, the band has announced a headline show in Whelans, 17th July 2018. Tickets on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster and outlets Nationwide.
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €22

Thursday 19th Jul
ANNA BURCH
Aiken Promotions presents ANNA BURCH plus support ^ Upstairs ^ Anna Burch announces date for Whelans, Dublin this July Through the deceptively complex pop of Quit The Curse marks the debut of Anna Burch, it’s anything but the green first steps of a fledgling new artist.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €15

Thursday 19th Jul
BIMM DUBLIN MIDNIGHT HOUR
BIMM DUBLIN MIDNIGHT HOUR in association with O’HARA’S CRAFT BEERS presents TBC plus support Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm, FREE ENTRY The Manuscript & O’Hara’s Craft Beers are proud to bring you The BIMM Dublin Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.
Doors: 11:30pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

Friday 20th Jul
SUMMER WATCH 2018
Whelanslive.com presents; in association with Hop House 13 SUMMER WATCH 2018 30+ Bands over 3 Days FRI 20th, SAT 21st & SUN 22nd JULY FREE ENTRY Whelan’s Summer Watch is back! Showcasing the best and brightest acts over 3 days in the middle of July. The entire festival is free entry
Doors: 7:45pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

Saturday 21st Jul
SUMMER WATCH 2018
Whelanslive.com presents; in association with Hop House 13 SUMMER WATCH 2018 30+ Bands over 3 Days FRI 20th, SAT 21st & SUN 22nd JULY FREE ENTRY Whelan’s Summer Watch is back! Showcasing the best and brightest acts over 3 days in the middle of July. The entire festival is free entry
Doors: 7:45pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

Sunday 22nd Jul
SUMMER WATCH 2018
Whelanslive.com presents; in association with Hop House 13 SUMMER WATCH 2018 30+ Bands over 3 Days FRI 20th, SAT 21st & SUN 22nd JULY FREE ENTRY Whelan’s Summer Watch is back! Showcasing the best and brightest acts over 3 days in the middle of July. The entire festival is free entry
Doors: 7:45pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

Monday 23rd Jul
CHERRY COMEDY
CHERRY COMEDY Every Monday Upstairs at Whelan’s featuring TBC ^ Upstairs ^ Cherry Comedy bring you a truly electric night in Whelan’s every Monday – This is stand-up comedy brought to you by young, new and emerging talent on the Irish comedy scene.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €5

Wednesday 25th Jul
GALWAY STREET CLUB
GALWAY STREET CLUB plus support _ Main Venue _ This June, Galway Street Club return to Ireland fresh off the back of the release of their first Album ‘Sovereign State of Madness’ and a successful tour through Germany.
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €8 adv / €10 door

Thursday 26th Jul
JERRY DAMMERS DJ Set
Thomas House & Whelanslive Presents JERRY DAMMERS DJ Set [THE SPECIALS / 2 TONE RECORDS] Doors 9pm til Late _ Main Venue _ The founder of Coventry band The Specials and the man behind 2 Tone Records returns to Dublin, Dee Jaying the main room in Whelan’s of Wexford Street, in association with The Thomas […]
Doors: 9pm Tickets: €15

Thursday 26th Jul
BIMM DUBLIN MIDNIGHT HOUR
BIMM DUBLIN MIDNIGHT HOUR in association with O’HARA’S CRAFT BEERS presents TBC plus support Upstairs@Whelan’s from Midnight. Doors: 11:45pm, FREE ENTRY The Manuscript & O’Hara’s Craft Beers are proud to bring you The BIMM Dublin Midnight Hour. Showcasing the best new talent in Ireland & beyond.
Doors: 11:30pm Tickets: FREE ENTRY

Friday 27th Jul
THE WEDDING PRESENT
ON SALE THUR 17th MAY, 10AM MCD.ie presents THE WEDDING PRESENT 30th ANNIVERSARY OF “TOMMY” plus support _ Main Venue _ The Wedding Present are touring to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the release of their first singles collection, Tommy. Fans can expect to hear tracks from the compilation, as well as favourites from across the […]
Doors: 7:30pm Tickets: €23.50

Friday 27th Jul
BIRDS OF CHICAGO
BIRDS OF CHICAGO plus support THE REMEDY CLUB ^ Upstairs ^ Birds Of Chicago Announce New Album | Love In Wartime Out May 4 on Signature Sounds “Birds of Chicago seduce us with their joyous, intimate, spare, rousing, soaring vocals and their hauntingly evocative lyrics.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €24

Sunday 29th Jul
BEARDYMAN
ON SALE WED 25th APR, 9AM Onhand Bookings presents BEARDYMAN plus support _ Main Venue _ “A phenomenally gifted performer.” – Hot Press “Manipulates any conceivable sound with manic wit” – Chortle Imagine a machine that can let you record and mix music in real time
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €22.50

Monday 30th Jul
HOBO JOHNSON & THE LOVEMAKERS
Aiken Promotions presents HOBO JOHNSON & THE LOVEMAKERS plus support _ Main Venue _ Sacramento, CA alternative hip-hop artist Hobo Johnson is Frank Lopes Jr; often backed by his bandmates “The Lovemakers.” In November 2017, Hobo Johnson released the record The Rise of Hobo Johnson
Doors: 8pm Tickets: SOLD OUT

Monday 30th Jul
CHERRY COMEDY Every Monday Upstairs at Whelan’s featuring TBC ^ Upstairs ^ Cherry Comedy bring you a truly electric night in Whelan’s every Monday – This is stand-up comedy brought to you by young, new and emerging talent on the Irish comedy scene.
Upstairs in Whelans Doors: 8pm Tickets: €5

Tuesday 31st Jul
THE OLLLAM
Oldflattop.com presents THE OLLLAM plus support _ Main Venue _ The Olllam were formed in 2012 as a collaboration between Belfast piper John McSherry and seminal Detroit musicians Tyler Duncan, Michael Shimmin, Joe Dart, Theo Katzman and Woody Goss. A resulting album was released on Compass Records.
Doors: 8pm Tickets: €23