by / March 24th, 2014 /

Showtime: State’s gigs of the week, 24th-30th March

BELFAST

Saturday

Royal Blood | 7pm, Limelight | £14 | Catch the Brighton duo before they support Arctic Monkeys this summer.

Sunday

Simone Felice | 7:30pm, Empire | €12-15 | Felice Brother goes solo.

CORK

Thursday

Stay Still Pills | 9pm, Pavilion | FREE | Grunge-y hometown pair.

Friday

I Draw Slow | 8pm, Triskel Christchurch | €14-16 | Bluegrass group promoting latest effort,  White Wave Chapel.

Marc O’Reilly | 8pm, Cyprus Avenue | €8 | Folk artist, noted friend of Marx.

Saturday

Omar | 9pm, Pavilion | €20 | Soul singer who has worked with Stevie Wonder and Erykah Badu.

Sunday

House of Cosy Cushions | 9pm, DeBarra’s, Clonakilty | FREE | Downbeat folk productions from Richard Bolhuis.

DUBLIN

Monday

OneRepublic | 7:30pm, Olympia | €27.90 | Ryan Tedder’s soft rock outlet.
Stu Larsen | 8:30pm, Workman’s Club | €9 | Nomadic singer-songwriter.

Tuesday

Darkside | 7:30pm, Button Factory | SOLD OUT | Nicolas Jaar’s much-touted Psychic side project.

Wednesday

Earl Sweatshirt | 8pm, Academy | €30 | Odd Future enfant terrible.
Pantha du Prince & the Bell Laboratory | 8pm, National Concert Hall | €22.50-30 | Hendrik Weber in experimental, orchestral guise.

Thursday

Otherkin, Other Creatures, Women’s Murder Club | 8pm, Grand Social | €5-7 | New Natives’ first anniversary.

Friday

Booka Brass w/Lisa Hannigan and Jerry Fish | 8pm, Button Factory | €8-10 | Brass + folk = fun?
Tokyo Police Club | 8pm, Whelan’s | €15 | Canadian garage-punk upstarts of yesteryear return.

Omar | 8pm, Sugar Club | €19.25 | Soul singer who has worked with Stevie Wonder and Erykah Badu.
House of Cosy Cushions | 8pm, Workman’s Club | €8 | Downbeat folk productions from Richard Bolhuis.
The Viking Project | 8pm, Purty Kitchen, Dun Laoghaire | €10 | Album launch for the group.
SCNTST | 10pm, Twisted Pepper | €10-12 | Another vowel-hating mystery.

Saturday

Raglans | 7pm, Academy | €12.50 | Digging Holes, playing gigs.
The Ambience Affair | 7:30pm, Button Factory | €5 | Pleasing indie group make their comeback.
Wild Beasts | 7:30pm, Olympia | €23.40-25.40 | Maestros at work.

 
Simone Felice
| 8pm, Whelan’s | €18 | Felice Brother goes solo.
The Crayon Set, Carriages | 8pm, Upstairs in Whelan’s | €5 | Single launch with good support.
Dean Blunt | 8pm, Sugar Club | €15 | One half of Hype Williams.

Pachanga Boys | 11pm, Button Factory | €12 | Hippy dance at Hidden Agenda.

Sunday

Royal Blood | 8pm, Workman’s Club | €11.75 | Catch the Brighton duo before they support Arctic Monkeys this summer.
Yung Lean | 8pm, Twisted Pepper | €14.35 | Swedish internet rapper.

GALWAY

Thursday

Tvvins | 11:30pm , Róisín Dubh | FREE | Robotic, interstellar synth-pop band.

Saturday

Little Green Cars | 8pm, Seapoint Leisure Centre | €20 | The Absolute Zeroes continuing their trek round Ireland.
Daithí | 11:30pm, Róisín Dubh | FREE | Dance-pop fiddler.

  • The G-Man

    Omar in Cork has been cancelled folks. House of Cosy Cushions in The Roundy is still going ahead though! Details here – http://ow.ly/uV1LO

  • Roger Woolman

    Marc O’Reilly is also in Dublin Thursday – Whelans 🙂