JOE’s 5 go-to gigs in Ireland this week (June 20 – June 26) 4 years ago

JOE’s 5 go-to gigs in Ireland this week (June 20 – June 26)

The best of the live music gigs in Ireland this week.

Who: Joe Satriani
Date: June 20
Where: Vicar St, Dublin


The biggest-selling instrumental rock guitarist of all time rolls into town for a night of high quality music in the wonderful venue that is Vicar Street. He's sold around 10 million albums so he must be doing something right.

Clip via joesatrianiVEVO

Who: Rihanna
Date: June 21
Where: Aviva Stadium, Dublin

Robyn Rihanna Fenty from Barbados is in town for a big stadium gig in the Aviva. Better known simply as Rihanna, there will be lots of costume changes and some serious shapes being thrown.

And that's only the crowd.


Clip via RihannaVEVO

Who: Chic featuring Nile Rodgers
Date: June 21
Where: Live at the Marquee, Cork

The godfather of funk and all things shiny, Nile Rodgers and his band Chic are Leeside this week to bring some funk and grooves to the rebels. This will be a very get up and dance kinda gig.

Clip via Nile Rodgers


Who: Foals
Date: June 23
Where: Belsonic - Titanic Belfast

Radiohead aren't the only cool band to come from Oxford you know. These lads have been killing it everywhere and bring their unique sound to the lucky folk in Belfast this week.

And at the Titanic centre no less!


Clip via Foals

Who: Lisa Hannigan
Date: June 25
Where: Roisin Dubh, Galway

The former Damien Rice protégé is a star in her own right with a couple of critically acclaimed albums under her belt and a new one out later this summer. Lisa Hannigan is a brilliant live act and this gig in the Roisin will be spellbinding.


Clip via Lisa Hannigan