by / January 13th, 2014 /

Showtime: State’s gigs of the week, 13th-19th January

BELFAST

Sunday

65daysofstatic | 8pm, Limelight | £14.50 | Electronic post-rock from the Steel City.

CORK

Wednesday

65daysofstatic | 9pm, Cyprus Avenue | €16 | Electronic post-rock from the Steel City.

Thursday

Une Pipe | 9pm, Pavilion | FREE | Heavy art-rockers promoting the new Serge de Plaisir EP.

Friday

Sunil Sharpe, Defekt, James Behan, Jonezy | 10:30pm, Pavilion | €5-8 | Underground DJ + support.

Saturday

September Girls | 9pm, Pavilion | FREE | Dark, druggy, Spectoresque pop.

DUBLIN

Monday

Iced Earth | 7:30pm, Button Factory | €25 | Floridian heavy metal. As if there isn’t enough of that.

Thursday

Maroon 5 | 6:30pm, O2 | €29.50-180 | Adam Levine and assorted goons moving like Jagger and such.

Deer Tick, Great Cynics | 8pm, Whelan’s | €17.50 | Gentle, shabby indie with a hint of sadness.

Friday

Fun Lovin’ Criminals | 8pm, Academy | €22.10 | The singer stormed off Buzzcocks last year. Nothing else to report.

Lone, Blonde | 10pm, Twisted Pepper | €10-12 | Your usual mix of dubstep, house and whatnot.

Saturday

65daysofstatic | 7:30pm, Button Factory | €15 | Electronic post-rock from the Steel City.

Moscow Metro, Floor Staff, Simi Crowns, Maria Somerville | 8pm, Mercantile | FREE | Get to know a few of State’s Faces of 2014.

Boddika | 10:30pm, Twisted Pepper | €10-13 | Rough and ready techno.

Tourist | 11pm, Button Factory | €5-10 | Soulful dance.

GALWAY

Friday

65daysofstatic | 9pm, Róisín Dubh | €12-14 | Electronic post-rock from the Steel City.

LIMERICK

Thursday

65daysofstatic | 8pm, Dolan’s | €17.35 | Electronic post-rock from the Steel City.