Archive for The Button factory

EXODUS announce Belfast and Dublin return!

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on October 12, 2015 by Tickets There

12095252_885791658156234_3740034466003808318_oEveryone at ticketsthere.com would like to thank the crew at DME for the following announcement. You may made Monday morning worth getting up for.

Statement from DME: Monday mornings suck….on that we can all agree. So here’s some news to cheer you up! Thrash masters Exodus will return to Ireland next year! See them at Limelight Belfast on Monday 29th February and Dublin’s Button Factory on Tuesday 1st March. Tickets on sale NOW via http://www.ticketmaster.ie & usual outlets nationwide along with http://www.tickets.ie & Sound Cellar for Dublin.

Can you believe that? Anyone who was at that last show in the button factory will remember it as one of the greatest metal shows this country has seen in many a moon. Now they’re back and Steve Souza will be rteturning with them. Having a little difficulty containing the excitement right now. Well done all at DME!

Exodus play the Limelight, Belfast and The Button Factory, Dublin on Feb 29th and March 1st 2016 respectively. Tickets on sale now!

Visit the Official Event Page now.

Annihilator announce Irish date for 2015

Posted in Gig Listing, News with tags , , , , , on December 16, 2014 by Tickets There

10848850_740908152644586_6088347999351670475_oCanadian thrashers Annihilator have announced a show in the Button Factory for October 1st 2015. The legendary band will play an extensive tour and haven’t forgotten their auld Irish pals who seem like they’re in for a proper thrash metal spoiling next year.

Support details are still TBC, but tickets go on sale this Friday priced €25 from Ticketmaster, tickets.ie and Sound Cellar. Keep an eye on DME’s page for details.

ICED EARTH Announce 2014 Dublin Show

Posted in Gig Listing, Music with tags , , , , on April 22, 2013 by Tickets There

733987_470450613023676_1082888200_nLegendary American metallers ICED EARTH have announced a full European tour for 2014. The 34 date tour will visit England, Belgium, Spain, Ireland, Romania, Turkey, Croatia, Greece, Bulgaria. Germany and several other stops. We can expect them January 13th at The Button Factory. Tickets go on sale this Thursday, April 25th priced €25. (Keep an eye on D.M.E. Event Page for more on support bands)

ICED EARTH are excited to announce the first part of their 2014/2015 World Tour, with the tour kicking off on January 9, 2014 in Saarbrücken, Germany. Tickets and VIP packages for these shows will be on sale by the end of April 2013.

The band has been hitting it relentlessly, with the recent studio album “DYSTOPIA” being the most toured album in the band’s illustrious history.

One of the many highlights of the “WORLD DYSTOPIA TOUR”, a headline show at the historic Kourion Amphitheatre in Cyprus was recently released as BluRay, DVD and in many other formats, entitled “LIVE IN ANCIENT KOURION”.

The band is currently writing a new studio album with a slated release date for late 2013.

They will be recording and mixing in between a string of European festivals this summer.

Photos: TURN – Live @ The Button Factory (December 21st 2012)

Posted in Gig Review, IRISH NOISE! with tags , , , , on February 19, 2013 by Tickets There

After writing about TURN back in September, I think I’ll let a few poor photo efforts sum up one of the best things in Ireland over the past 11 years for this writer; TURN live! It was a great show and I regret not reviewing at the time. Apologies to all who were misled by the misleading title.

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Lordi Return to The Button Factory in May

Posted in Gig Listing, Music with tags , , , , on February 19, 2013 by Tickets There

858563_444373348964736_486886228_oFinnish Eurovision legends, Lordi, will return to Dublin’s The Button Factory on May2nd as part of their ‘Tour Beast or Not Tour Beast’ European trek this year.  The band are set to release their new album, ‘To Beast or Not to Beast’ (see where the tour tile is coming from?) in March.

Tickets are on sale now from all Ticketmaster outlets, Into The Void Records and Sound Cellar priced €25. Since we didn’t get to see GWAR last time, this will just have to do. Follow the official Dublin Metal Events Event Page on Facebook for latest details on support.

GWAR: D.M.E. Add Dublin Gig Poster

Posted in Gig Listing, Music with tags , , , , on September 27, 2011 by Tickets There

This may not really be news – but who cares! Dublin Metal Events have added a poster to the event page for GWAR’s Dublin show which happens January 17th @ The Button Factory. Click on the wee thumbnail image and you’ll get the bigger version (Internet for dummies 101 right there). For all those as excited about this gig as we are, enjoy this little taste 🙂

Tickets for the gig are on sale now through Ticketmaster.ie (other outlets to be confirmed) priced €25 (plus booking fees)

Le Galaxie Announce FREE Show in Dublin’s Button Factory – Friday, Sept. 23rd

Posted in Gig Listing, IRISH NOISE!, Music with tags , , on September 20, 2011 by Tickets There

The excellent Le Galaxie round of a great summer of promotion for their incredible Laserdisc Nights II album this week when they play a free show in The Button Factory. This will be the band’s first Dublin show since the album was launched back in June and promises to be a late night of drinking, dancing and major tunage.

Helping the band along on the night will be Three Trapped Tigers, Diamond Dagger, Seams and Nanobot.

It all kicks off at 8pm sharp and again, it’s completely free so get their early!