Jake Bugg | Olympia, Dublin (7:30pm, 4th and 5th November) | €26.40
Stickin’ two fingers up at manufBLAH BLAH BLAH.
Womens Murder Club | Whelan’s, Dublin (8pm, 5th November) | €5
Jack the Ripper found some like-minded friends and started directing his darker urges into macabre experimental indie.
Mark Lanegan | Sugar Club, Dublin (8pm, 5th and 6th November) | €29.50
The voice you wished to develop when you started smoking.
Leaders of Men | Cyprus Avenue, Cork (9pm, 6th November) | €6.30
Tallght indie group.
Le Youth | Button Factory, Dublin (11pm, 6th November) | €8
American producer best known for mashing house and 90s RnB together. For fun, like.
Beady Eye | Olympia, Dublin (7pm, 7th and 8th November) | €37.05
Liam takes a break from his custody battle to prove how very un-rock and/or roll he is.
Depeche Mode | Odyssey, Belfast (7:30pm, 7th November)/O2, Dublin (6pm, 9th November) | £38-60/€65.45-76
The best thing to come out of Essex bar vajazzling.
Omar Souleyman | Button Factory, Dublin (8pm, 7th November) | €18
He may look like a Sacha Baron Cohen creation but the music is something else.
Floor Staff, Eulogys, Pelicans | Whelan’s (upstairs), Dublin (11pm, 7th November) | FREE until 10:30pm
Experimental pop duo headline this week’s Zebra.
Gary Numan | Button Factory, Dublin (8pm, 8th November) | €25
Electronic pioneer here to show you a good time.
Phosphorescent | Empire Bar, Belfast (8pm, 7th November)/Whelan’s, Dublin (8pm, 8th November) | £13.50-16/SOLD OUT
Yearning, spectral Americana from the Athens, Georgia Muchacho.
Rabit, Murlo | Twisted Pepper, Dublin (10pm, 7th November) | €5-8
The Glacial Sound label show off their wares at Junior Spesh.
Slow Skies | Unitarian Church, Dublin (8pm, 8th November) | €13
Fragile indie from Karen Sheridan and friends.
The Urges, the Vincent(s) | Workman’s Club, Dublin (8pm, 8th November) | €8
Garage/psych rock and heavy, idiosyncratic indie at the Wellington Quay venue.
Dusky | Twisted Pepper, Dublin (10:30pm, 8th November) | €13.95
Joris Voorn | Button Factory, Dublin (11pm, 8th November) | €20
Amsterdam techno DJ makes the trip over for Hidden Agenda.
Volcano Choir | Vicar St, Dublin (7:30pm, 9th November) | €20-24.50
Justin Vernon returns with his other band in tow.
Girls Names, September Girls, Princess | Whelan’s, Dublin (8pm, 9th November) | €12
Girls! Girls! Royal girls!
Mount Kimbie | Button Factory, Dublin (9pm, 9th November) | €10-15
The Cold Fault Less Youth duo finally get round to doing a Dublin headlining show.
Mike Huckaby, Joy Orbison | Bunatee, Belfast (10pm, 9th November) | €22.50
Post-dubstep beacon and Mike Huckaby, presumably not the American social conservative.
Truss | Twisted Pepper, Dublin (10:30pm, 9th November) | €10-12
Kinetic techno for your Saturday night.
The National | Odyssey, Belfast (8pm, 9th November)/O2, Dublin (8pm, 10th November) | £30/€39
I wonder if Tom got his roadie job back. God loves a tryer.
Colin Hay | Whelan’s, Dublin (7:30pm, 10th November) | €28
Former Men at Work singer and regular Scrubs guest star.