Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Weekly Cork Gig Guide: 5th-11th May 2015

The Staves (Everyman)
Peter Broderick (Sirius Arts Centre)
This week in Cork: The Staves, Peter Broderick, Tandem Felix, Daddy Long Legs and more.

Following a hectic bank holiday weekend it's still full stream ahead on the live gigging front down south beginning with The Staves' long-awaited return to Cork. The Watford sisters play Everyman Palace on Thursday evening. Read a recent interview I did with Camilla here.

Everybody's favourite multi-instrumentalist and looper Peter Broderick is the latest to play a seaside show down in Cobh's Sirius Arts Centre on Friday as featured on the blog last month and then Dublin quartet Tandem Felix go searching through the bric-a-brac in Mother Jones Flea Market on Saturday evening. Stay tuned for an interview with the latter later this week.

Also try catch Daddy Long Legs who recently rocked it up at Kilkenny Rhythm & Roots. "New York City’s most blueswailing trio" play The Crane Lane Theatre (Wednesday) and Myrtleville's Pine Lodge (Thursday).





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 three weeks see below.

Day-by-day
Tuesday, 5th May 
- Jazz Improv (9pm), Little Hoots (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre
- Alcest in Cyprus Avenue

Wednesday, 6th May 
- College Jam Session (8.30pm), Daddy Long Legs (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre
- Sitting Room Session in De Barra's (Clonakilty)


Thursday, 7th May 
- Elly O'Keefe in Coughlan's
- Orchestral Society: Kaleidoscope Night – Songs That Fall On The Turn (7.30pm), John Fairhurst (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre
- Kate Miller-Heidke in Cyprus Avenue
- The Staves in Everyman Palace
- Daddy Long Legs in Pine Lodge (Myrtleville)


Friday, 8th May 
- Pierce Turner in Coughlan's
- Jerome Hill and Defekt in Cyprus Avenue
- Fenton & The Phantoms in The Roundy
- Noel Redding Experience in De Barra's (Clonakilty)
- Peter Broderick in Sirius Arts Centre (Cobh)

Saturday, 9th May
- Negura Bunket in Cyprus Avenue
- Tandem Felix and Patrick Freeman in Mother Jones Flea Market
- April Verch Band in Triskel Christchurch
- Declan O'Rourke, Roesy and The Young Folk in The White Horse (Ballincollig)
- Noel Redding Experience in De Barra's (Clonakilty)



Sunday, 10th May
- Noel Redding Experience in De Barra's (Clonakilty)

Monday, 11th May
- Monday Session in Coughlan's
- Black Pope (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.

Coming in 2015:
16th June - Beck Live at the Marquee
17th June - Mogwai in Cork Opera House
13th July - St. Vincent in Cork Opera House

- For more gigs and dates see the overall gig guide here
- For those more interested in independent cinema visit the Triskel cinema listings here

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