Cork Gig Guide

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Fleet Foxes - Cork Opera House (11 & 12 July)
*All dates subject to change

Monday 10th July
Emeli Sandé w/ Stephanie Rainey
Live at the Marquee
8pm, €54.65

The Americhanics
Coughlan’s
9pm, FREE

Tuesday 11th July
- Bryan Adams, Live at the Marquee, 8pm, From €81
- Fleet Foxes, Cork Opera House, 8pm, €40
- Sean Murphy, Brú, 9pm, FREE
- Jazz Improv, Crane Lane, 8.30pm, FREE

Wednesday 12th July
- Fleet Foxes, Cork Opera House, 8pm, €40
Sitting Room, DeBarras (Clonakilty), 9pm, €5


- The High Lonesome, Connolly's (Leap), 8pm, €5

Thursday 13th July
- Theo Katzman, Cyprus Avenue, 8pm, €15
- Happy Abandon and Small Dose, Coughlan’s, 9pm, €5
- Míde Houlihan, Brú, 9pm, FREE
- Crojayn, Crane Lane, 11.50pm, FREE
- The Midnight Rambles, The Oliver Plunkett, 11.30pm, FREE


- The High Lonesome, Connolly's (Leap), 8pm, €5

Friday 14th July
- Christy Moore, Live at the Marquee, 8pm, From €30
- Nicole Maguire, Sirius Arts Centre (Cobh), 8pm €15
- Valerie June, Connolly's (Leap), 8.30pm, €25

Saturday 15th July
- Valerie June & John Blek, Live at St. Luke's, 8pm, €25
- Hot Blooded Animals, Coughlan’s, 10pm, FREE
- Ian Whitty & The Exchange, Levis' (Ballydehob), 7pm, €PTH
- Fish Go Deep all day takeover, Connolly’s (Leap), TBC

Sunday 16th July
- Strange Attractor, Crane Lane, 11.50pm, FREE
Jack Doherty, Brú, 9pm, FREE
- Sunday Afternoon Jazz Session with Runaway Retros, Connolly’s (Leap), 4pm, €15

Monday 17th July
- Full Moon Club, The Abbey Tavern, 9.30pm, FREE
- Hank Wedel & Ray Barron, Charlie’s, 9.30pm, FREE
- The Americhanics, Coughlan’s Live, 9pm, FREE
- MOJO Rising, Crane Lane, 11.50pm, FREE
- Ó Bhéal – Poetry, Films & Music, The Long Valley, 8.30pm, FREE
- Andy Dunne Full Circle, The Oliver Plunkett, 9.30pm, FREE

Tuesday 18th July
Saul Williams
Cyprus Avenue
9pm, €20

Anna-Liese
Crane Lane
11.50pm, FREE

Acoustic Session
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9.30pm, FREE

Wednesday 19th July
Lol Tolhurst (The Cure) & The Fire in Cairo
Crane Lane
7.30pm, €13.58

Thursday 20th July
Stephen Springhall
Brú
9pm, FREE

Jawbone
Charlie’s
9.30pm, FREE

The Midnight Rambles
The Oliver Plunkett
11.30pm, FREE

Rónán Ó’Snódaigh
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9pm, €10

Friday 21st July
Soundgarden & Chris Cornell Tribute
Cyprus Avenue
8pm, €10

Crazy Chester
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

Townlands Carnival: Hermitage Green, Le Boom, Rubber Bandits & more
Leades House (Macroom)
€140

Orchid Collective
Levis' (Ballydehob)
8pm, €PTH

Grunge Night: Paradox, Screenreader & Neon Atlas
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
10pm, FREE

My House presents: Soothsayers
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €13
           
Saturday 22nd July
Roll Over Beethoven
Crane Lane
8pm, €10

Fish Go Deep
Cyprus Avenue
11pm, €10-€12

Crojayn
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

Horse, Demeter, Onkalo & SHITHäTT
El Fenix
9pm, FREE

Paddy Casey
Triskel Christchurch
8pm, €19

Hot Guitars
Coughlan’s Live
10pm, FREE

Townlands Carnival: Hermitage Green, Le Boom, Rubber Bandits & more
Leades House (Macroom)
€140

An Evening with Vincent Moon ft. Special Guests
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €20

Sunday 23rd July
Fintan Lucy
Brú
9pm, FREE

Lee Trad Music Session
Charlie’s
3pm, FREE

Townlands Carnival: Hermitage Green, Le Boom, Rubber Bandits & more
Leades House (Macroom)
€140


Zrazy
Levis' (Ballydehob)
8pm, €PTH

Monday 24th July
David Gray
Cork Opera House
8pm, €50

Bob Wayne & The Outlaw Carnies
Crane Lane
11.50pm, FREE

Full Moon Club
The Abbey Tavern
9.30pm, FREE

Hank Wedel & Ray Barron
Charlie’s
9.30pm, FREE

The Americhanics
Coughlan’s Live
9pm, FREE

Open Mic
Brú
9pm, FREE

Ó Bhéal – Poetry, Films & Music.
The Long Valley
8.30pm, FREE

Andy Dunne Full Circle
The Oliver Plunkett
9.30pm, FREE

Tuesday 25th July
Tongue & Groove
Brú
9pm, FREE

Acoustic Session
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9.30pm, FREE

Wednesday 26th July
Beyond The Wash
Brú
9pm, FREE

Hymn For Her
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9pm, FREE

Thursday 27th July
Freddie White
Triskel Christchurch
8pm, €20

Yorkston Thorne Khan
Coughlan’s Live
9pm, €16

Míde Houlihan
Brú
9pm, FREE

Snaggletooth
Charlie’s
9.30pm, FREE

The Midnight Rambles
The Oliver Plunkett
11.30pm, FREE


Hymn For Her
Levis' (Ballydehob)
8pm, €PTH

Sharon Shannon Band
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9pm, €22.50

West Cork Rapid Response Charity Gig with Driftwood
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €10 donation

Friday 28th July
The Mashed Potatoes
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

Cork Ska & Reggae Festival feat. The Service
Crane Lane
9pm, FREE

Trigger – album launch
Cyprus Avenue
8pm, FREE

The Vercittis
Brú
10pm, FREE

JFDR (Jofridur)
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €12

Saturday 29th July
Cork Ska & Reggae Festival feat. Natty Wailer & The Reggae Vibes
Crane Lane
From 3pm, FREE

Soul Driven
Coughlan’s Live
10pm, FREE

Little Indigo
Brú
9pm, FREE

Dr. Dec & The Side Effects
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

Bastardo Electrico
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €10

Sunday 30th July
Cork Ska & Reggae Festival feat. The Gypsyfish
Crane Lane
From 5pm, FREE

Sara-Beth O’Mullane
Brú
9pm, FREE

Lee Trad Music Session
Charlie’s
3pm, FREE

Céilí Allstars
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
3pm, FREE

Monday 31st July
Full Moon Club
The Abbey Tavern
9.30pm, FREE

Hank Wedel & Ray Barron
Charlie’s
9.30pm, FREE

The Americhanics
Coughlan’s Live
9pm, FREE

Open Mic
Brú
9pm, FREE

Ó Bhéal – Poetry, Films & Music.
The Long Valley
8.30pm, FREE

Andy Dunne Full Circle
The Oliver Plunkett
9.30pm, FREE

Tuesday 1st August
Abrústic Sessions
Brú
9pm, FREE

Acoustic Session
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9.30pm, FREE

Wednesday 2nd August
The Death Do Us Part Danger Show
Crane Lane
7.30pm, €13.79

Mark Daly
Brú
9pm, FREE

Thursday 3rd August
Sara Bear Ryan
Brú
9pm, FREE

Clare Sands
Charlie’s
9.30pm, FREE

The Midnight Rambles
The Oliver Plunkett
11.30pm, FREE

John Spillane
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9pm, €10

Saint Caoilian
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €10

Friday 4th August
Techno Fridays
Cyprus Avenue
11pm, €6-€8

Crojayn
Brú
10pm, FREE

Crow Black Chicken
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

Indiependence: Manic Street Preachers, The Coronas, Wild Beasts & more
Deer Farm (Mitchelstown)
€119 (day tickets also available)

Kings of Kudos
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €10

Saturday 5th August
Crazy Chester
Coughlan’s Live
10pm, FREE

Fenton & The Phantoms
Brú
9pm, FREE

Freeman Folly
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

Indiependence: Manic Street Preachers, The Coronas, Wild Beasts & more
Deer Farm (Mitchelstown)
€119 (day tickets also available)

Evolution Bass and Techno - All Day Takeover
Connolly’s (Leap)
4pm-1am, €10

Sunday 6th August
Dan O’Keefe Band
Brú
9pm, FREE

Sugar Mountain
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

Lee Trad Music Session
Charlie’s
3pm, FREE

Indiependence: Manic Street Preachers, The Coronas, Wild Beasts & more
Deer Farm (Mitchelstown)
€119 (day tickets also available)

Sim Simma All Day Summer Party
Connolly’s (Leap)
4pm-1am, €10 

Monday 7th August
Full Moon Club
The Abbey Tavern
9.30pm, FREE

Hank Wedel & Ray Barron
Charlie’s
9.30pm, FREE

The Americhanics
Coughlan’s Live
9pm, FREE

Open Mic
Brú
9pm, FREE

Ó Bhéal – Poetry, Films & Music.
The Long Valley
8.30pm, FREE

Andy Dunne Full Circle
The Oliver Plunkett
9.30pm, FREE

Tuesday 8th August
Kevin Robert
Brú
9pm, FREE

Acoustic Session
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9.30pm, FREE

Wednesday 9th August
Emily Donoghue
Brú
9pm, FREE

West Cork Ukulele Orchestra
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €15

Thursday 10th August
Tootawl
Brú
9pm, FREE

Mick Daly & Martina Stafford
Charlie’s
9.30pm, FREE

The Midnight Rambles
The Oliver Plunkett
11.30pm, FREE

Hermitage Green
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm

Friday 11th August
Kate Murphy
Brú
5.30pm, FREE

Tres Hombre
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

The Uplifter
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
9.30pm, FREE

Lisa O’Neill
Sirius Arts Centre (Cobh)
8pm, €15

Saturday 12th August
Diffract
Sago Restaurant (behind RTE building)
10pm, €12

Hunter Shy
Brú
9pm, FREE

Bad Boy Blues
Charlie’s
10.30pm, FREE

Luminos
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
10.30pm, FREE

Stevie G – Connolly’s Takeover
Connolly’s (Leap)
8pm, €10

Sunday 13th August
Sideways on Planet Piano
The Quay Co-op
7.30pm, DONATIONS

Christina May’s Jazz & Blues
Brú
9pm, FREE

Lee Trad Music Session
Charlie’s
3pm, FREE

Brewhouse Jazz,
Franciscan Well
6pm, FREE

Jack L
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)
8.30pm, €22

Monday 14th August
Full Moon Club
The Abbey Tavern
9.30pm, FREE

Open Mic
Brú
9pm, FREE

Hank Wedel & Ray Barron
Charlie’s
9.30pm, FREE

The Americhanics
Coughlan’s Live
9pm, FREE

Ó Bhéal – Poetry, Films & Music.
The Long Valley
8.30pm, FREE

Andy Dunne Full Circle
The Oliver Plunkett
9.30pm, FREE

Tuesday 15th August
Holy Fuck
Cyprus Avenue
9pm, €15

Abrústic Sessions
Brú
9pm, FREE

Acoustic Session
De Barra’s (Clonakilty)

9.30pm, FREE

Monday 21st August
Boris
Cyprus Avenue
8pm, €22.50

Thursday 24th August
Grant Lee Phillips
Cyprus Avenue
8pm, €22.50

Saturday 7th October
Micah P. Hinson
Cyprus Avenue
8pm, €15

Wednesday 8th November
Sam Amidon
Cyprus Avenue
8pm, €16

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