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    *Rogue!

    *Rogue!

    ” *ROGUE’s! songs are non stop party complete with unstoppable vocals…but if you listen to the lyrics theres (…)

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    Alfi

    Alfi

    Alfi are a fresh new trio combining American old-time and traditional Irish music and song to produce a (…)

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    Alice Jago / Jem Mitchell

    Alice Jago / Jem Mitchell

    Jem Mitchell is a singer-songwriter from North Dublin. Having fronted numerous indie rock outfits during the late 80’s (…)

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    BARQ

    BARQ

    In March 2016, BARQ released their debut single “Gentle Kind of Lies” to critical acclaim and a surge (…)

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    Ben Prevo

    Ben Prevo

    Genre busting grooves & soundz – Blues

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    Ben Reel

    Ben Reel

    Irish artist Ben Reel released his new album`Land Of Escape’ in the Spring of 2018 featuring 12 brand (…)

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    Bicurious

    Bicurious

    Bicurious are a confused, loud, instrumental and experimental duo based in Dublin.

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    Black Bank Folk

    Black Bank Folk

    Rising is an original 1916 concept album by Black Bank Folk, a compelling new addition to the Irish (…)

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    Brain Donation

    Brain Donation

    Brain Donation are a 3 piece powerhouse of hard hitting, no nonsense alternative rock. Their close harmonies, grungy (…)

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    Brand New Switcheroo

    Brand New Switcheroo

    Brand New Switcheroo play one of the finest roots sessions around – every Wednesday night at The Harbour (…)

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    Brian Meakin

    Brian Meakin

    Brian has always been a blues man but it to the Rock end of the blues that he (…)

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    Bring out the Chimp

    Bring out the Chimp

    Bring out the Chimp, born out of Dublin, is spreading a new wave of funk soul fusion to (…)

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    Broken Brass Ensemble

    Broken Brass Ensemble

    Broken Brass Ensemble injects the traditional New Orleans brass with a fusion of hiphop, funk, soul, dance, jazz (…)

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    Buckshot Amber

    Buckshot Amber

    Buckshot Amber are a Dynamic Rock band hailing from their local town of Bray located on the doorstep (…)

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    Bunoscionn

    Bunoscionn

    Based in Ireland the band consists of five musicians brought together from jams, sessions and the craic to (…)

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    Cathy Davey

    Cathy Davey

    We’re delighted to announce Cathy Davey to headline the final day of this year’s Banjo & Bovril: Trad (…)

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    Chief Keegan

    Chief Keegan

    A little bunch of salmony lads playing some juicy funk. Inspired by Lettuce, Vulfpeck, The New Mastersounds, On (…)

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    CoalTrain

    CoalTrain

    Blues, rock n roll

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    Cula Bula

    Cula Bula

    Trad/rock/craic. Based in Galway City, after a lengthy summer of sessions, jams, chance happenings, house warmings and house (…)

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    Cult Called Man

    Cult Called Man

    The art rock quintet have always held an appreciation for the strange side of the human condition. ‘When (…)

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    David Bellew

    David Bellew

    Blues David Bellew, 24 year old bluesman, hailing from the borderland town of Dundalk has been forging his (…)

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    Declan O’Rourke

    Declan O’Rourke

    Declan O’Rourke was a latecomer to the Dublin singer-songwriter scene. A native of Dublin, when he was ten (…)

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    Des Hopkins

    Des Hopkins

    The Des Hopkins Dixieland Band features some of Ireland’s and the UK’s finest musicians. Presenting a programme of (…)

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    Dick Valentine [Electric Six]

    Dick Valentine [Electric Six]

    Dick Valentine of hit-machine Electric Six rides into town on a Satanic horse to break it down for (…)

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    Dysfunktional

    Dysfunktional

    lots of brass and funky riffs we’ll keep you groovin all night long

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    Early House

    Early House

    Groovy six-piece soul & funk band. Influences: Etta James, Doobie Brothers, Aretha Franklin, Amy Winehouse, Adele, James Brown, (…)

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    East Coast Jazz Band

    East Coast Jazz Band

    The East Coast Jazz Band perform a high energy mix of popular jazz styles, with influences from 1920’s (…)

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    East Coast Jazz Band

    East Coast Jazz Band

    Described as the “lively band with cool sounds from the sunny side”, the East Coast Jazz Band perform (…)

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    EHCO

    EHCO

    EHCO is the music of Wicklow based electronic musician and producer Eoin Whitfield.

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    Elizabeth Moen

    Elizabeth Moen

    Singer Songwriter, Blues, Folk, Rock Elizabeth recently graduated from the University of Iowa in Iowa City. She taught (…)

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    Elizabeth Moen

    Elizabeth Moen

    Folk Rock. With a sultry and intoxicating voice, Elizabeth Moen lures you in. Paired with introspective lyrics that (…)

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    Erin Fornoff

    Erin Fornoff

    Erin Fornoff, an American-born, new Irish citizen from the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina. Called a ‘story-telling poet’ (…)

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    Fade To Light

    Fade To Light

    Alternative / Modern Rock

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    Fiach Moriarty

    Fiach Moriarty

    Dubliner Fiach Moriarty released his debut record ‘So i’ in 2010 to critical acclaim landing support slots with (…)

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    Frank Ryann

    Frank Ryann

    60s and 70s Soul Pop

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    Gangsters

    Gangsters

    Originally formed in Kilbarrack, Dublin 1991, now re-formed and ready to SKANK !!! Members: Coco John Cantwell Bres (…)

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    Gavin Povey

    Gavin Povey

    New Orleans Style Piano Rhythm & Blues, Boogie Woogie, Rock n’ Roll, R&B, Country, Jazz, Soul Swing & (…)

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    Gin N Juice

    Gin N Juice

    Hip hop classics

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    Glittering Things

    Glittering Things

    Rock, Folk, Country, Soul. Glittering Things is the songwriting collab of Niall K Donnelly and Esa Taponen with (…)

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    Grouse

    Grouse

    Dubby electronica. Starting in San Francisco as a studio project, Grouse has recently emerged as a highly impressive (…)

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    Haiku

    Haiku

    African Rock. Forged from playing together for years with countless bands and artists. The band came together to (…)

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    Harry Hoban and the Brothers Kane

    Harry Hoban and the Brothers Kane

    They are a 4 piece band consisting of Harry Hoban , Gar Kane and Gerry Kane all hailing (…)

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    Hold Up

    Hold Up

    Hold Up were formed in the Summer of 2014 by five of Ireland’s top session musicians. Playing a (…)

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    Howlin’ Hawks

    Howlin’ Hawks

    4 piece Blues/Soul/Jazz cover band featuring members from Crafty Fuzz and Mescalito

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    Hubert Murray

    Hubert Murray

    Irish raconteur Hubert Murray has a voice bursting from the soul. His songs feature lost loves, inner demons, (…)

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    I Have A Tribe

    I Have A Tribe

    I Have A Tribe is led by Patrick O’Laoghaire. The songs begin with the piano and the voice (…)

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    Interskalactic

    Interskalactic

    Hailed as “the future of ska in Ireland” (Ryan Tubridy, The Late Late Show), Interskalactic have firmly marked (…)

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    Itziarren Semeak

    Itziarren Semeak

    Basque Rebel Musik

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    Jerry Fish

    Jerry Fish

    Jerry Fish is one of Ireland’s most enigmatic and entertaining performers, a ringmaster of exceptional renown, curator of (…)

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    Junior Brother

    Junior Brother

    “He sings in a voice that makes no concession to the conventional approach of knocking off corners to (…)

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    Kíla

    Kíla

    Hailed as one of Ireland’s most innovative and exciting bands, the seven members of Kíla, all from Dublin, (…)

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    Leila Jane & The Heartbreakers

    Leila Jane & The Heartbreakers

    Leila Jane comes from both London and Donegal. Her passion for songwriting came to her after listening to (…)

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    Lemoncello

    Lemoncello

    “Lemoncello’s blend of mystical & contemporary folk sounds conjure images of moving Harry Clarke characters from ancient Irish folklore. It is colourful, thought-provoking & vivid.”

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    Level Heads

    Level Heads

    Inspired by the sounds of modern and classical soul, jazz, blues and funk records, Level Heads are 5 (…)

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    Long Beach Jazz Band

    Long Beach Jazz Band

    Popular covers jazz style

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    Lovely Day – The Bill Withers Experience

    Lovely Day – The Bill Withers Experience

    Jesse John Heffernan and friends will warm your delicate soul, performing music off the Bill Withers back catalogue, (…)

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    Mark Geary

    Mark Geary

    Dublin-native Mark Geary is a celebrated musician who began his career more than 20 years ago. In 1992, (…)

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    Markas Carcas & The Trail Gang

    Markas Carcas & The Trail Gang

    Markas Carcas and the Trail Gang is a Roots/Jam Band led by guitarist and vocalist Mark Flynn. Its (…)

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    Miles Graham

    Miles Graham

    Miles Graham is a musician & Indie Soul Singer/Songwriter that has been described as a talent rarely found. (…)

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    Montauk Hotel

    Montauk Hotel

    Montauk Hotel are an indie-pop act based in Dublin. Taking influence from the glimmer of early 80s indie-pop, (…)

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    Moon Looks On

    Moon Looks On

    “moon looks on” are an Irish band based primarily in Dublin. Their sound encompasses a fusion of both (…)

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    Morrisey and Marshall

    Morrisey and Marshall

    “People are drawn to their song-writing, the clever melodies and in particular the sound of their voices singing (…)

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    Mr. Upfull feat. Aminah

    Mr. Upfull feat. Aminah

    Dub music with roots in jazz, psychedelic, trad and soulful overtones.

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    Mutefish

    Mutefish

    MUTEFISH are culturally diverse six piece band from Ireland, Poland, Lithuania and Ukraine. They fuse the musical sounds (…)

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    Nialler 9 – Lumo Club

    Nialler 9 – Lumo Club

    DJ, broadcaster and Irish internet pioneer Niall O’Byrne better known as Nialler9, brings his monthly club night ‘Lumo (…)

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    Niwel Tsumbu

    Niwel Tsumbu

    “This duo had a cataclysm of moods and moves to share, unveiling a cavernous stash of redemptive music, (…)

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    No Audio Dialogue

    No Audio Dialogue

    No Audio Dialogue is a Dublin based trio that takes its influences from indie rock, 90’s post punk (…)

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    October Fires

    October Fires

    Harmonic Dark Pop Band. “October Fires have been described as ‘Radiohead meets Tori Amos.’ Yet, even that doesn’t (…)

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    October Fires

    October Fires

    Dark Pop / Indie

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    Old Hannah

    Old Hannah

    Renowned for bringing audiences to a standstill with their stunning four-part harmonies, Old Hannah will also whip them (…)

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    Paddy Casey

    Paddy Casey

    *As written by Paddy* Born in Dublin, Ireland, I got my first guitar when I was 11 or (…)

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    Paddy Dennehy

    Paddy Dennehy

    References to Nick Cave, Randy Newman and Leonard Cohen can be heard throughout

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    Parchman Farm

    Parchman Farm

    After disbanding some years back Parchman Farm are back on the road again playing their distinctive Chicago/Texas style (…)

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    Pete Cummins

    Pete Cummins

    Pete Cummins, seen here with friend Gavin Glass is best known for his work with his band Fleadh (…)

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    Pointbreak

    Pointbreak

    Pointbreak was conceived somewhere in the strange corridors of Stefano’s brain in Dublin, in the autumn of 2014. (…)

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    Police Dog Hogan

    Police Dog Hogan

    With 8 members in the full line-up and instruments including guitar, accordion, banjo, mandolin, fiddle and trumpet, Police (…)

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    Proteus

    Proteus

    Proteus are a jazz band [ 2 saxes, piano, guitar, bass, drums, vocals] and play music from the (…)

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    Red Kid

    Red Kid

    Original Rock, Pop, Ska band

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    RETRO FIX

    RETRO FIX

    RetroFix… “A bunch of highbrow savages..” aptly described by our original drummer and poet, Kenny Doran. The band (…)

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    Rewind

    Rewind

    Reggae & Dub.

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    Robot Rock

    Robot Rock

    Classic Dance, Electro

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    Rye River Band

    Rye River Band

    The Rye River Band are a 5-piece live and recording band from Ireland. Formed originally in Leixlip Co. (…)

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    Sam Vas Y

    Sam Vas Y

    Acoustic, Flamenco, Folk

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    Scott And The Wild Cards

    Scott And The Wild Cards

    Scott Williamson (Rhythm & Vocals) James Williamson (Lead Guitar & Vocals) Daniel Noonan (Drums) Jack-Rufus Kelly (Bass) Scott (…)

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    Seamus Fogarty

    Seamus Fogarty

    “You know when a song is good enough to let go,” muses Seamus Fogarty of his patient and (…)

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    Shogunz of Stank

    Shogunz of Stank

    Soul Funk & Blues – Shogunz Of Stank are a groovacious outfit of Funky HipHop bandits fronted by (…)

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    Souljackers

    Souljackers

    Soul / Lounge

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    Southern Xpress

    Southern Xpress

    Funky Blues featuring Danny Tobin, Paul Lynch, Gerard Farrelly and Joe Lahart.

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    Square Pegs

    Square Pegs

    Colm Quearney, Graham Hopkins, Keith Duffy, Justin Carroll & Conor Brady gather as often as poss, when not (…)

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    Stephen James Smith

    Stephen James Smith

    Stephen James Smith is a Dublin poet and playwright central to the rise of the vibrant spoken word (…)

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    Supafreak

    Supafreak

    Bringing Funk & Disco back!

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    Susan Tomelty

    Susan Tomelty

    Susan Tomelty, one of the finest singers to come out of N. Ireland, hails from Portaferry Co. Down (…)

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    Syd Arthur

    Syd Arthur

    Syd Arthur – Liam Magill, his brother Joel (bass, vocals), Raven Bush (violin, keyboards, mandolin), and Fred Rother (…)

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    The 4 of Us

    The 4 of Us

    The 4 Of Us have been a steadfast part of Irish music history for over a quarter of (…)

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    The Achievers

    The Achievers

    The Achievers are a highly dynamic and unique 5-piece band from Gloucestershire, UK – hugely experienced, energised musicians (…)

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    The Barefoot Magicians

    The Barefoot Magicians

    Post Blues Groove Music. Barefoot Magicians formed in early 2017 after a recording session In Dublin’s prestigious Windmill (…)

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    The Ben Prevo Band

    The Ben Prevo Band

    New Yorker Ben Prevo is one of Ireland’s best kept secrets! The genre bending guitarist, vocalist and composer (…)

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    The Bionic Rats

    The Bionic Rats

    The Bionic Rats are five men who attempt to play musical instruments in tune and in time together, (…)

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    The Catfish Blues Orchestra

    The Catfish Blues Orchestra

    Introducing Ireland’s definitive Blues Big Band “The Catfish Blues Orchestra”. Comprised of some of the finest blues talents (…)

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    The Clandestinos

    The Clandestinos

    Roots, Reggae, Dub, Latin, Ska

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    The Covers

    The Covers

    Classic RnR/funk/soul & good time classics

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    The Dead Levees

    The Dead Levees

    Bray locals, who bring down the house with their blend of soul, blues and swampy rock grooves.

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    The Eskies

    The Eskies

    The Eskies have brought this unique brand of folk noir/gypsy jazz/sea shanty and swaggering stage spectacle to ballrooms (…)

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    The False and the Fair

    The False and the Fair

    Folk rockers with psychedelic souls, The False and the Fair formed in 2013 while Tommy Cullen, Cormac Feeley, (…)

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    The Harbour Ukuleles

    The Harbour Ukuleles

    A group of ukulele enthusiasts that meet every Tuesday in the Harbour Bar in Bray. Learning and jamming (…)

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    The Hardchargers

    The Hardchargers

    An electrified reimagining of Country Blues, Roots/Blues and Roadhouse Rock. Featuring: Lonesome Chris Todd – Vocal, Elec Gtr, (…)

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    The Hot Sprockets

    The Hot Sprockets

    The Hot Sprockets are five brethren who came together with a shared love of rock n’ roll music; (…)

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    The Light Runners

    The Light Runners

    Reggae Band with members from Ireland and Africa, The Light Runners combine fluid vocal harmonies with tight instrumentals! (…)

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    The Rebel Souls

    The Rebel Souls

    THE REBEL SOULS….Back with some fresh faces and a new energy since supporting ‘The Wailers’ in THE OLYMPIA. (…)

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    The Remedy Club

    The Remedy Club

    The Remedy Club are an Americana/roots duo from Ireland. T hey have been described as ”a classic, rich (…)

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    The Skalps

    The Skalps

    THE SKALPS, some of the best musicians stolen from the wilderness and brought together to form the most (…)

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    The Skatuesques

    The Skatuesques

    All Female 5 piece Ska Band, currently covering some of your favourite classic ska tunes and their own (…)

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    The Sketch Pistols

    The Sketch Pistols

    Punk rock classics and more

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    The Souljackers

    The Souljackers

    Soul, Lounge

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    The Stonecutters

    The Stonecutters

    A top-notch covers band based in Dublin, The Stonecutters perform an eclectic mix of the greatest songs from (…)

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    The Sun Shakers

    The Sun Shakers

    In 2013 among the midst of a very busy Dublin music scene, Davina Brady and Conall Heffernan met (…)

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    Thinner Lizzy

    Thinner Lizzy

    Thinner Lizzy are a 5 piece Thin Lizzy tribute band from Co. Wicklow. The band features Johnny Dillon (…)

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    Tiny Quartet

    Tiny Quartet

    The Tiny Quartet are an instrumental group who put a jazz/balkan twist on your favourite pop, rock and (…)

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    Toasted Special

    Toasted Special

    Covers & Craic

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    TPM

    TPM

    T.P.M. are brothers Charles & Andrew Hendy. Anarchic performances that scare people who are dry. Best summed up (…)

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    Trainman Blues

    Trainman Blues

    Trainman blues is the brainchild of Irish blues artist Richard Farrell and Danish bass player and producer “Krudtmejer” (…)

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    Upbeat Generation

    Upbeat Generation

    The five-piece bring their own authentic take on soul, funk & disco classics.

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    Urban Mojo Blues Band

    Urban Mojo Blues Band

    Heavy Soul & Blues with Paddy Meyler, Pat O’Raw,Michael Cavanagh, Declan Casey, Fran Dowling.

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    Vintage Boombox

    Vintage Boombox

    We take songs from the ’80s to Now, strip them down to Double Bass, Piano, Drums and Powerhouse (…)

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    Watson ACE

    Watson ACE

    Watson ACE are Colm Lynch, Peter Maguire, Russell Smyth, Aongus Ralston, Tom Domican, Briain de Gras.

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    Wyvern Lingo

    Wyvern Lingo

    Wyvern Lingo is made up of Saoirse Duane (guitar, vocals) Caoimhe Barry, drums, vocals) and Karen Cowley (keys, (…)

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    Yankari

    Yankari

    Combining rhythms, melodies and lyrics from Yoruba and Igbo tribes Yankari have a sound reminiscent of the Afrobeat (…)

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