Community of Independents is a Dublin Community Television (DCTV) series in which six acts will feature in an exploration of independent music in Ireland. A gig takes place in Whelan’s on Tuesday September 6th and the bands that have been chosen by a panel to play and be featured in the series are: Patrick Kelleher & His Cold Dead Hands, Axis Of, Lafaro, Owensie, Windings and Junior 85.
Community of Independents is produced by Barry Lennon of Richter Collective and is being made in partnership with First Music Contact (FMC) and funded by the Broadcasting Authority Of Ireland (BAI). A panel of people involved in independent Irish music including Angela Dorgan (FMC) , Michael Roe (Richter Collective) and Niall Byrne (Nialler9 Blog) selected the six stories from more than 40 applicants that they felt best represented this community .
Tickets for the gig are €5 on sale are through the WAV box office.