Capital Capers and Elsewhere Escapades (August 1st-August 7th)

Chic in The Button Factory, Thursday 2nd August
Click here to read part I of The G-Man interview with Nile Rodgers ahead of Chic's Button Factory appearance on Thursday. The show is sold out so a trip to Liss Ard down Cork-way may be in order for those who missed out. Click here to read the recent G-Man interview with the man himself.




Wednesday, August 1st
- TAC (Traditional Arts Collective) in The Grand Social
- Kaleidoscope: A Night of Music in the Odessa Club
- Spies, Girl Band and Bouts in Whelan's
- Yes Cadets and September Girls in Whelan's (Upstairs)
- Mayors of Miyazaki, Chirps and The Bridges of Madison County in The Pint




Thursday, August 2nd
- Perch Creek Family Jug Band in The Grand Social


- Musicmaker presents: EatenByBears and Hill Valley in Hard Rock Café (Temple Bar)
- Cfit in The Mercantile


- Cocophone in Whelan's
- Protobaby in Whelan's (Upstairs)
- The Carrivick Sisters in The Workman's Club
- Nile Rodgers and Chic w/ special guests Tieranniesaur in the Button Factory




Friday, August 3rd
- Feeder in The Academy
- Scribble: All City Records in The Bernard Shaw
- WAR in the Button Factory
- LTJ Bukem in Twisted Pepper
- Kopek in Whelan's
- Nuala Kennedy in Whelan's (Upstairs)
- Myles Manley in Whelan's (Midnight)



Saturday, August 4th
- Toejam with Frankie, Orlando, Nic James and Melodee in The Bernard Shaw
- Beardyman in the Button Factory
- Supernovas in The Grand Social
- Forward/Slash: Young Montana and Nouveaunoise in Twisted Pepper
- Foals (DJ set) in Twisted Pepper (10.30pm)
- Big September in Whelan's
- Fox Jaw Bounty Hunter in Whelan's (Midnight)
- Verona Riots in Whelan's (Upstairs)




Sunday, August 5th
- Nicolas Jaar in the Button Factory



Monday, August 6th
- Sami Moukaddem Sextet in Whelan's


Tuesday, August 7th
- Ruby Sessions in Doyle's
- The Grand Folk Club in The Grand Social
- The Slackers in Whelan's
- Skyward Rifles, K.N.O.T.S. and Choir Invisible in Whelan's (Upstairs)
- Slydigs in The Workman's Club
- Iced Earth and Absolva in the Button Factory




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