Five things to do tonight
The Dublin Blues Cartel, Gig
Patriot’s Inn, 760 South Circular Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8
21:00, Fri 24 Jun
The Dublin Blues Cartel will be in the Patriot’s Inn and will perform a version of New Orleans R’n’B with a classic rock twist, sandwiched with swing, Rock’n’Roll, Soul, Funk, Blues and rap of all eras. It’s free.
Davie Furey, Gig
Mother Reilly’s, 26-28 Upper Rathmines Road, Rathmines, Dublin 6
21:30, Fri 24 Jun
Davie Furey is fusing traditional roots with contemporary folk and rock. Admission is free.
White-Line Fever, Transmission Club, Gig
Whelan’s, 25 Wexford Street, Dublin 2
22:30, Fri 24 Jun
White-Line Fever is playing a gig in the Midnight Club with support from Transmission Club.
Before 22:30 admission is free or you can sign up for the guest list.
White-Line Fever is a folk rock and post rock band based from Cork. Transmission Club combines elements of indie, folk and grunge, textured with harmonium, violin, keyboards, drum machines, guitars and loops.
The Wellington Weekender, Gigs
Workman’s Club, 10 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2
19:00, Fri 24 Jun
A weekend long music festival is coming up in The Workman’s Club from 24 to 26 June.
On Friday it starts with hip hop, soul and R&B DJs. At 20:00 the live bands and performers The Altered House, Cian Nugent and Toby Kaar will perform.
On Saturday, live music will come from Beach, TooFools, Steven McCann and Locan O’Dwyer.
Finally on Sunday, Black Bank Fold will be on stage at 20:00. The weekend will be completed with the Workman’s Club Karaoke at midnight, with a variety of DJs spinning in between.
Live Trad Music, The Eastern Harps
Peadar Kearney’s, 64 Dame Street, Dublin 2
21:30 – 00:00, Fri 24 Jun
Traditional Irish Folk gig. Admission is free.