by / October 16th, 2009 /

Hard Working Class Heroes & The City free gigs line-up

In addition to providing a damn fine line up of gigs for its usual venues over the next three nights, this year’s Hard Working Class Heroes festival brings an extra dimension with the introduction of HWCH & The City, which will see acts who are performing at the festival take to the streets, record stores, bookshops and a few surprise venues across Dublin city centre. These special performances will take the form of FREE acoustic gigs over the course of the three days of the festival offering a bite-sized taste of all the talent on offer at this year’s event.

The line-up is as follows:

Friday 16 October:
Northside:
12.15-12.30 MIDATLANTIC EASONS, O’Connell Street
1.15-1.130 MIRACLE BELL THE WINDING STAIR, Lower Ormond Quay
2.00-2.15 THE DEAD FLAGS BUDDHA BAG, 3 Jervis Street
2.30-2.45 SERGEANT MEGAPHONE BUDDHA BAG, 3 Jervis Street

Southside:
12.00-12.15 HIRED HANDS THE BALD BARISTA, Aungier Street
1.00-1.30 THE AMBIENCE AFFAIR TOWER RECORDS, Wicklow Street
2.30-2.45 I HEART THE MONSTER HERO SIMON’S PLACE, Georges Street
3.00-3.15 NOLADY MUSIC MAKER, Drury Street
3.25-3.40 LADYDOLL MUSIC MAKER, Exchequer Street
4.00-4.30 NEOSUPERVITAL ROAD RECORDS, Fade Street

Saturday 17 October:
Northside:
1.00-1.15 CUTAWAYS THE WINDING STAIR, Lower Ormond Quay
1.45-2.00 GOATBOY CHAPTERS, Parnell Street
2.30-2.45 LAND LOVERS BUDDHA BAG, Jervis Street
3.30-3.45 THE POORMOUTH CHAPTERS, Parnell Street

Southside:
11.00-11.15 RORY GRUBB Cow’s Lane
12.00-12.15 FINGERSMITH THE BALD BARISTA, Aungier Street
12.30-12.45 THE SPOOK OF THE THIRTEENTH LOCK SIMONS PLACE, Georges Street
1.00-1.30 THE HOLY ROMAN ARMY TOWER RECORDS, Wicklow Street
1.45-2.00 O EMPEROR TASTE, South William Street
2.30-2.45 KYON MUSIC MAKER, Exchequer Street
3.00-3.15 LIZ IS EVIL MUSIC MAKER, Exchequer Street
3.30-3.45 THE HOLY ROMAN ARMY ROAD RECORDS, Fade Street
4.00-4.15 ALI & THE DT’S MUSIC MAKER, Exchequer Street
4.00-4.15 FINGERSMITH WALTONS, Georges Street
4.30-5.00 SWEET JANE ROAD RECORDS

Sunday 18 October:
Northside:
12.30-12.45 EXIT THE STREET EASONS, O’Connell Street
1.15-1.30 GO PANDA GO THE WINDING STAIR, Lower Ormond Quay
2.00-2.15 BIGGLES FLYS AGAIN CHAPTERS, Parnell Street
2.45-3.00 VERONA RIOTS BUDDHA BAG, Jervis Street
3.20-3.35 PRIMO BUDDHA BAG, Jervis Street

Southside:
12.00-12.15 PLANET PARADE TASTE, South William Street
1.00-1.30 PEARSE MCGLOUGHLIN ROAD RECORDS, Fade Street
2.00-2.30 THE BRAD PITT LIGHT ORCHESTRA TOWER RECORDS, Wicklow Street
2.00-2.30 FUNERAL SUITS ROAD RECORDS, Fade Street
2.30-2.45 TINY MAGNETIC PETS MUSIC MAKER, Exchequer Street
3.00-3.30 FIONA MELADY ROAD RECORDS, Fade Street
3.30-3.45 HASSLE MERCHANTS MUSIC MAKER, Exchequer Street
3.30-4.00 GRAN CASINO BT2, Grafton Street
4.00-4.30 HAM SANDWICH ROAD RECORDS, Fade Street