Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Weekly Cork Gig Guide: 2nd-8th June 2015


This week in Cork: Alistair McKay & Rupert Edwards, Cian Nugent, Toy Soldier and more.

Alistair McKay & Rupert Edwards, half of laid-back indie pop foursome Dick Diver, are in Gulpd Café this weekend, a long way from their sunny Melbourne homes. Keeping them company will be Dublin guitarist Cian Nugent of Cian Nugent & The Cosmos not to mention multiple different projects.


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, 2nd June 
- Jazz Improv (9pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre
- Tom Baxter in The Pav

Wednesday, 3rd June 
- Paula Drozd in Bru
- Psychedelic Pill (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre

Thursday, 4th June 
- Don McLean in Cork Opera House
- Featuring X (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre
- The Midnight Ramble (12am) in The Oliver Plunkett
- Special Olympics Gig in The Roundy


Friday, 5th June 
Cork Rocks for Rory in Cyprus Avenue
- Declan Sinnott in The Pav
- Míde Houlihan in The Roundy
- Niall McCabe (solo) in Pine Lodge (Myrtleville)

Saturday, 6th June
- Orchestral Society: Vanbrugh Quartet in Aula Maxima (UCC)
Cork Rocks for Rory in Cyprus Avenue
- Alistair Mckay & Rupert Edwards and Cian Nugent in Gulpd Café
- Pat Coldrick and Cormac O'Caoimh in Triskel Christchurch



Sunday, 7th June
- Toy Soldier (11.30pm) in The Crane Lane Theatre
- Colin McLean Trio in Bakestone (Carrigtwohill)
- My Fellow Sponges in De Barra's (Clonakilty)


Monday, 8th June
- Monday Session in Coughlan's
- Colin Deady (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
17th-20th Sept - Sounds From A Safe Harbour

- 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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