JOE’s 5 go-to gigs in Ireland this week (May 23 – May 29) 3 years ago

JOE’s 5 go-to gigs in Ireland this week (May 23 – May 29)

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

Who: The Last Shadow Puppets
When: May 25, 26
Where: Olympia Theatre, Dublin

British supergroup The Last Shadow Puppets arrive in Dublin with a pretty stellar lineup for a two night residency at the Olympia

Featuring Alex Turner (Arctic Monkeys), Miles Kane (The Rascals, solo artist), producer and drummer James Ford (Simian Mobile Disco, Simian, producer), and Zach Dawes (Mini Mansions).


Who: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
When: May 27
Where: Croke Park, Dublin

The Boss is back in town and Croke Park will be the venue for what's sure to be an epic gig.

Springsteen gigs rarely, if ever, fail to deliver and his many Irish fans will all come to worship at the Bruce altar this Friday night.

Clip via BruceSpringsteenVEVO

Who: The Dandy Warhols
When: May 27
Where: Limelight2, Belfast

Portland rock veterans The Dandy Warhols arrive in Ireland for a bit of a tour and you can catch them in all their glory at the Limelight in Belfast.

Clip via emimusic

Who: Hugh Cornwell
When: May 27
Where: Dolan's Warehouse, Limerick

Lead singer with cult British band, The Stranglers, Hugh Cornwell brings his delicious vocal chords to Ireland for a few dates.

Dolan's is a great venue and perfect for a great up close gig with a musical legend.

Clip via ZUrlocker

Who: Luan Parle, Clive Barnes
When: May 28
Where: Roisin Dubh, Galway

Meteor Award Winner Luan Parle is embarking on a tour of Ireland & Europe with the wonderful Clive Barnes.

Clive Barnes who is highly regarded as one of the finest performers on the roots circuit will accompany Luan on stage for what promises to be a very special night of music and a rare opportunity to see both these performers together.

Clip via Luan Parle