by / February 14th, 2012 /

Sharon Van Etten for Whelan’s gig

One that has eluded Ireland for a while, Brooklyn’s Sharon Van Etten is lined up to play Whelan’s on Friday May 18th tickets priced at €16.50 plus fees. whelanslive.com, tickets.ie, ticketmaster.ie & Ticketmaster outlets nationwide.

Van Etten’s new and third album Tramp (and first on label Jagjaguwar) is out now and features production by The National’s Aaron Dessner along with an appearance from Beirut’s Zach Condon. ‘Serpents’ is the first single from the album: