Weekly Cork Gig Guide: 13th-19th May 2014

Circuit Des Yeux (Tuesday)
Ben Frost (Friday)
This week in Cork: Circuit Des Yeux, Ben Frost, Kasabian and more..

Iconic vinyl hub Plugd Records hosts two excellent shows over the coming seven days. First up is Chicago-based Haley Fohr who visits Cork for the first time later this evening. Making music beneath the moniker Circuit Des Yeux, the Indiana native plays a solo show in Gulpd Café where she will be showcasing material from fifth studio record Overdue. Entry fee is €5 or absolutely FREE if you are already in possession of a Ben Frost. A founding member of Iceland's Bedroom Community collective, the Australian is set to appear in Triskel TDC only three nights later (Friday).

Also going down around town this week:
For a day-by-day breakdown of gigs taking place in both Cork city and county over the next seven days see below.

For those more interested in independent cinema visit the Triskel cinema listings here

Tuesday, 13th May
- John Lowell Bluegrass Band (11.30am) in Rory Gallagher Library
- Paul Solecki & Band in Coughlan's
- Jazz Improv (9pm), My Fellow Sponges (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre
- Rattlesnake County in El Fenix
- Circuit Des Yeux in Gulpd Café

Wednesday, 14th May
- Kasabian in Cork Opera House
- John Spillane in Coughlan's
- Stereogen in El Fenix
- Jazz Fusion in The Roundy

Thursday, 15th May
- Neil Young Tribute Night in Coughlan's
- Slow Motion Heroes in The Pavilion Bar
- EP Launch: Wasps Vs Humans in The Roundy

Friday, 16th May
- The Grunts, Johnny Horne and Ger O'Sullivan in Bradley's of Barrack Street
- Turin Brakes in Cyprus Avenue
- Frank B in The Pavilion
- Ben Frost in Triskel TDC
- Elastic Sleep in De Barra's (Clonakilty)

Saturday, 17th May
- Gene & The Pools in Bradley's of Barrack Street
- Saxy Lady Boys in Coughlan's

Sunday, 18th May
- Tumbleweed Sessions (6.30pm) in L'Attitude 51
- Jim Rooney , Mick Daly and Arty McGlynn in Coughlan's
- The Octopus Project (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre
- Cork Improvised Music Club in Gulpd
- Sunday Session in The Roundy (6pm)

Monday, 19th May
- Casey Black in Coughlan's
- Clare Sands & Aisling Urwin (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre

If I have forgotten a show or listed a gig incorrectly feel free to let me know! Please make sure to confirm gig details with the official site in advance.

Upcoming G-Man Presents shows:

7th June - Angel Olsen in Triskel Christchurch Buy tickets here

- For more gigs and dates see the overall gig guide here

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