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Tickets There: Gig / Festival Guide (June 2011)

Posted in Gig Listing, IRISH NOISE!, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 31, 2011 by Tickets There

Welcome back to the Tickets There gig guide. It’s been a long time since we did one of these but hopefully it’s ‘back for good’. Keep in mind, this guide will be updated throughout the month of June, so check back from time to time 馃檪


Dublin Gig Guide

Friday 3rd: Alarmist We Are Losers & Avalanche Ammo (Whelan’s)
Friday 3rd: Retarded Cop (The Workman’s)
Monday 6th: ASH & Guests (Whelan’s)
Wednesday 8th: Def Leppard, Alice Cooper, Thin Lizzy(The O2)
Wednesday 8th: Lisa Hannigan (Whelan’s)
Saturday 11th: Adebisi Shank, Heathers & O Emperor (Whelan’s)
Saturday 11th: Oddsocks Revival (The Grand Social)
Thursday, 16th: The J脛germeister Freezer Sessions (General Fiasco, The Shoos, The Kanyu Tree, The Danger Is)
Friday 17th: Le Galaxie: plus guests. Album launch party (The Workman’s)
Wednesday 22nd: Ladydoll & guests (Whelan’s)
Thursday 23rd: Dirty Epics (Crawdaddy)
Thursday 30th: The Walls (Grand Social)

The West!

Thur 2nd: The Minutes (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Thur 2nd: Bipolar Empire (Monroe’s Tavern)
Fri 3rd: North Atlantic Oscillation (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Fri 3rd Imelda May (TF Royal Theatre, Castlebar)
Sun 5th Thin Lizzy (TF Royal Theatre, Castlebar)
Sat 4th: Adebisi Shank, Heathers, O Emperor (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Thu 16th: Dinosaur Pile-Up, Zombie Computer, Toby Kaar (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Fri 17th: Lite, Terra Melos (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Wed 22nd: Lowlands (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Thur 23rd: Windings (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Fri 24th: Artful Renegade (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Sun 26th Grada (Monroe’s Tavern)
Mon 27th: Janelle Monae (R贸is铆n Dubh)
Thur 30th Pugwash (Monroe’s Tavern)

Festival Guide

Saturday 4th – 5th: West Fest (Co. Mayo):
FATURING – Imelda May, The Coronas, Republic of Loose, Sharon Shannon, Bagatelle, Ryan Sheridan plus more.

Saturday 4th 鈥 5th: Forbidden Fruit Festival (Kilmainham, Dublin):
FEATURING 鈥 The Flaming Lips, Ham Sandwich, Aphex Twin, Jape, Dan La Sac, The Subs, Battles, Squarehead, The Cast of Cheers & any more

Friday 10th – 12th: Temple House Festival (Co. Sligo):
FEATURING 鈥 ASH, Stereo MCs, Something Happens, Aslan, Declan O鈥橰ourke, Lisa Hannigan, Kerbdog, Sweet Jane, The Riptide Movement and many more.

Sunday 19th: Danny Byrnes Music Festival (Co. Westmeath):
FEATURING 鈥 The Aftermath, Sweet Jane, The Vibes, Icon on Fire, Dave Peyton, Peter Doran, Arrow In The Sky, We Go Go and Ricotta.

Friday, 24th 鈥 26th: Sea Sessions: (Co. Dongeal):
FEATURING – The Villagers, Bell X1, Ziggy Marley, The Walls, Riptide Movement, The Go Team, The Danger Is, The Minutes and many more.

West Fest 2011 – A June Bank Holiday to Remember

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on May 20, 2011 by goodgutterpress

Tickets There is proud to announce West Fest 2011. This is Mayo’s answer to Oxegen/Electric Picnic but without the mud and traffic jams!

Guaranteed to be Mayo’s biggest music event of 2011, West Fest is a two day event running over the 4th and 5th of June. This will be a bank holiday to remember with the line up including amazing acts such as Imelda May, The聽Coronas,聽Republic of Loose, Sharon Shannon Big Band and special guest Damien Dempsey, Ryan Sheridan, Bagatelle, Big Generator, Brush Shiels, The Kilkennys and i102-104 Dj Fergal D’arcy.

Camping will also be available for anybody wishing to attend both nights. And there鈥檚 no need to worry about the Irish weather folks, as all the acts are under a Big Top tent which can hold up to 5000 people!聽聽聽

The line up for聽the weekend is as follows:

Saturday 4th聽June: Imelda May, Republic of Loose, Brush Shiels, Big Generator, Microlip, DJ Set Hi Jackers, The Kapitals, R&B’s, The Stunts, Town Crier, Microlip, Key West

Sunday 5th June: 聽The Coronas, Sharon Shannon, Ryan Sheridan, Bagatelle, The Kilkennys, The Craic, Capture, N’Deed, Leaving Las Vegas, TKO, John & Emma, DJ Fergal D’arcy

West Fest will be located just off the main N17 in Aghamore, Co. Mayo and is only 2 miles from both Knock and Ballyhaunis

For further details go to www.westfest.ie

Tickets available now from www.ticketmaster.ie and they’re going fast!

For more information on accommodation and amenities in the Mayo area, check out www.discoverireland.ie

Choice Music Prize 2011 Shortlist Announced

Posted in IRISH NOISE!, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 12, 2011 by Tickets There

The Choice Music Prize shortlist for 2011 has been released. Encompassing some of the finest records released by Irish bands鈥ait, you don鈥檛 want to see me attempt a nice big intro? Fine then, list below.

  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 Adebisi Shank – This is the Second Album By A Band Called Adebisi Shank
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 Cast of Cheers – Chariot
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 Cathy Davey 鈥 The Nameless
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 Fight Like Apes 鈥 The Body of Christ and the Legs of Tina Turner
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 Halves 鈥 It Goes It Goes
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 Imelda May – Mayhem
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 James V McMorrow 鈥 Early In The Morning
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 O Emperor 鈥 Hither Tither
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 Two Door Cinema Club 鈥 Tourist History
  • 聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽 Villagers 鈥 Becoming A Jackal

The prize winner will be announced on march 3rd at Vicar Street. Last years award was won by Adrian Crowley for his album, Season of the Sparks