by / May 2nd, 2015 /

Full Canalphonic details

Curated by our friends and Oxjam Electric Picnic colleagues Abner Browns, next weekend sees the inaugural Canalaphonic Festival – taking place in and around the canal in Rathmines and Portobello – and it’s certainly an impressive debut line-up of homegrown talent. Taking place across 22 venues and two outdoor stages, here’s what awaits and all for free too…

Friday 8th May

Gavin Glass & the New Shakers – Viking Project – New Secret Weapon – Mother Mooch – Corner Boy – Third Smoke – The Ground Will Shake – Wild Rocket – Mongrel State – Tell No Foxx – Nick Kelly Presents “See Hear” – Carol Keogh (pictured) – Mick Heslin – Jemson Green – Marcus Carcus & The Trail Gang – Carriages – Red Moon Bayonets – Monster Monster – The Dodgy Few – My Tribe Your Tribe – Buffalo Sunn – Elephant – Ailbhe Red – Gypsy Rebel Rabble – Solid Gold Rocketship – Sommerville – Created By Comets – Enda Reilly – Colour II Sound – Crafty Fuzz – Mikey McDonnell – Basciville – Davina – We Went Down – Glimmermen – The Needables – Wilbury Music – Comedy Night (Mc George Fox, Bernard Casey, Áine Gallagher, Edwin Salmon, Pauline Shanahan) – Trad Sessions (Trad Rocks & Sugán) – Spoken Word: Colm Keegan & Guests

Saturday 9th May

The Hot Sprockets – Sinead White – Stompton Brass Kicking Bird – Johnny Stewart – Mongoose – Suzanne Savage – Blue Moon Barbershop Choir – Steve Young & The Union – Silent Noise Parade – Featuring X – White Chalk – Electric Taurus – River Jane – Cave Ghosts – The North Sea – Franko Franko In The Willows – Cc Brez – Pine Martin – Ray Scully – The Daily Howl – Twinkranes Touchwood – Statics – Cut Once – Johnny Stormcrow – Jem Mithcell Venus Sleeps – Riot Tapes – Selk – Participant – Mannequin Sex Drive – Those Responsible – Gillis – Reverend JM’s Panic Worship Swimmers – Barefoot Magicians – Shades -Sarah Gleeson – Laura Ann Brady – We Raise Bears – Miriam Donohue – Akytera – The Last Garcias – Oisin Furlong – Amano – Paul Timoney – Nella Dwyer – Ailie Blunnie – Al Marshall – Steve Duffy – Staring At Lakes – Brona Keogh – Dan Bradley – Daniel Vezoja – Dylan Walshe – Chase Nova – Schrubbs- Niall Thomas – Jesse – Gar Tiernan – Neev Kennedy – Sarah Red – Guerilla Poetry ( Stephen James Smith, John Cummins) – Spoken Word (Hibernians & Guests) – The Swing Kings.

Trad Sessions (Trad Rocks & Arís Arún)

Beckett’s “All In A Dream” by Declan McGauran – Aerial Geurillas – Acorophobia – Open Air Trad Session & Céili – Street Céili with Shay McGovern and Ceoltóir Traditional Group BCFE – The Dorians. Daoirí Farrell – Eleanor Shanley – Paul Kelly – Mike Hanrahan

Carol Keogh photographed by Suzanne Thompson.