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TURN Announce Additional 2012 Tour Dates

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 25, 2012 by Tickets There

The mighty TURN have expanded their list of shows this December by adding on Cork, Galway and Dundalk shows to the previously announce Button factory gig. Tickets There expects a few more announcements before they’re through with Limerick and Sligo likely to feature in (potentially) their final tour together.

The band, comprised of Oliver Cole, Ian Melady, Gavin Fox and Ciaran Kavanagh, made their live return in late August with a warm up show in Whelan’s before venturing down to Laois to play in front of a packed tent at this year’s Electric Picnic. The band currently have no plans to record new music together or continue this tour past December, so fans this could be your last chance to catch one of Ireland’s legendary live acts.

Full list of currently announced dates are below and tickets for all shows are on sale now through (except Dundalk, but these can be purchased HERE)

Dec. 20th Roisin Dubh, Galway
Dec. 21st The Button Factory, Dublin
Dec. 27th Cyprus Avenue, Cork
Dec. 31st The Spirit Store, Sundalk

TURN Live @ The Button Factory – December 21st – TIX ON SALE NOW!

Posted in Gig Review, IRISH NOISE!, Music with tags , , , , , , , , on October 5, 2012 by Tickets There

Just click HERE for TURN tickets.

Oh really, we’ve written about this before? Don’t care! TURN are coming back for one last show down and Tickets There won’t rest until everyone in the country hears about it. Tickets on sale now, check out the awesomeballs poster they’ve put together for the gig and enjoy some TURNAGE (trying to do the whole TURN – TUNEAGE thing there) below.

Oh, very soon Tickets There will publish a list on the best places to find TURN material on-line so all you folks searching will be sorted – propers!

UPDATED: TURN Announce Button Factory Show

Posted in Gig Listing, IRISH NOISE!, Music, News with tags , , , , , , on September 26, 2012 by Tickets There

The wonderful TURN have announced a show in Dublin’s Button Factory for this December. It hasn’t been confirmed if more shows will be added to make this TURN’s first fill Irish tour in seven years, but they confirmed this will be their last show ever. The band announced the show through their official Facebook page. It all takes place at The Button Factory, December 21st 2012.

UPDATED (02/10):Tickets are on sale from Wednesday, Oct. 3rd from and all the usual outlets for €15 plus booking fees. Click here to purchase.

Last month the original lineup of TURN (Oliver Cole, Gavin Fox and Ian Melady) reformed with 2005 era bassist (Ciaran Kavanagh) to perform at Whelan’s and Electric Picnic. Fans of the band will fondly remember the Temple Bar Music Centre as being the epicentre of their early career where the band would launch their debut album plus singles and EP’s afterwards.

Hank Williams III Announces 2012 Dublin Date

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , on February 22, 2012 by Tickets There

This is what you call very good news. Hank Williams III, grandson of the legendary country and western performer, has announced he’s coming to Dublin’s Button factory on June 24th 2012. The country hero, doom master and all out tattooed outlaw is schedule to play a three hour set starting at 19:30 with no opening acts, nuttin’ except the man himself in full glory.

Tickets are ridiculously cheap for a musician of this calibre and will only set you back €20 and go on sale this Friday, February 24th. Dublin Metal Events are arranging the show so visit their event page for more details – D.M.E.: HANK3. If you save now, the gig works out at €0.16 a day! This is going to be a good one folks, TT is very happy. Oh what a feeling…

ICED EARTH Announce First Ever Irish Shows

Posted in Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on February 15, 2012 by Tickets There

American metal heavyweights Iced Earth have announced their first ever Irish gigs. The group are currently touring their latest album, 2011’s Dystopia and will arrive on these shores to play Dublin’s Button Factory (August 7th) and Belfast’s Spring & Airbrake (August 8th). Tickets for both shows go on sale this Friday @ 09:00 from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide priced €25 and £20 respectively (plus booking fees y’all).

7/08 – Dublin, IRE @ The Button Factory (Support TBC – Promoted by Dublin Metal Events)
8/08 – Belfast, N.I. @ Spring & Airbrake (Support TBC
– Promoted by The Distortion Project)

Ham Sandwich Confirm New Album Title and Launch Show Details

Posted in IRISH NOISE!, Music, News with tags , , , on September 17, 2010 by Tickets There

Meath rockers Ham Sandwich have confirmed the title of their second album will be White Fox and it’s coming to a record store near you on October 1st.

Track-listing and more details will be confirmed shortly but if the material released so far is anything to go by, White Fox is going to bury Carry The Meek and finally show the public what they’re capable off. To celebrate the release, the band will be holding a Launch Party in Dublin’s Button Factory on October 30th with tickets on sale now from and priced €15.

If you’re not in Dublin, you can catch the band playing around the country in a few weeks,

September 21st – Limerick Arts College
September 23rd – GMIT Galway with Delorentos
September 24th – Weavers, Drogehda
September 25th – The Forum, Waterford
October 8th – Barcode, Tipperary
October 14th – The Spirit Store, Dundalk

Tickets There would like to wish the guys (and Niamh :)) the best of luck with the tour and release, cannot wait to hear what they’ve got in store for us!