Mick Flannery (Sold Out)

Thu 23rd Nov, 9:00 pm

€20

In the end of the day and the heel of the hunt, you’re left with the songs. Everything else comes and goes – the shows and the tours and the applause and the acclaim which goes with them, the prattle and the palaver which accompany an album release. Everything else fades out of view. Everything else doesn’t matter in the long run. But the songs remain. The songs you write on your own stick around. They’re going to be here for many years to come so they deserve to be treated .....more info

Mick Flannery (Sold Out)

Fri 24th Nov, 9:00 pm

€20

In the end of the day and the heel of the hunt, you’re left with the songs. Everything else comes and goes – the shows and the tours and the applause and the acclaim which goes with them, the prattle and the palaver which accompany an album release. Everything else fades out of view. Everything else doesn’t matter in the long run. But the songs remain. The songs you write on your own stick around. They’re going to be here for many years to come so they deserve to be treated .....more info

Bruce Molsky’s Mountain Drifters

Sun 26th Nov, 9:00 pm

€16:50

Molsky’s Mountain Drifters – Tradition steeped in possibility. Bruce Molsky, “one of America’s premier fiddling talents” (Mother Jones) and Grammy-nominated artist on fiddle, banjo, guitar and song is delighted to present his new group already on tour in the US. Bruce’s previous collaborations, with Anonymous 4, 1865 – Songs of Hope and Home from the American Civil War, was released to rave reviews and was on the top 10 Billboard charts for weeks. He is also a special guest .....more info

The Shaker Hymn & Patrick Freeman & Band

Thu 30th Nov, 9:00 pm

€12

THE SHAKER HYMN The Shaker Hymn are a five-piece alternative rock band from Cork, Ireland. Having known each other since childhood, the catalyst for what would become The Shaker Hymn was a two- month American excursion early in 2012. A remarkable road trip ensued, involving acoustic support slots to Chelsea Crowell (daughter of Rodney). It was on this trek that brand new, future-embracing songs were crafted; songs that would shortly enter the repertoire of the fledgling Sha.....more info

Malojian & Mark Mckowski (The Lost Brothers)

Fri 1st Dec, 9:00 pm

€12

Malojian ' Let Your Weirdness Carry You Home' album launch tour with Mark Mckowski ( The Lost Brothers) “A few months ago the British Film Institute & Northern Ireland Screen contacted me to see if I’d be interested in playing a gig at a coastal location, with coastal-themed visuals from their archive to be used as a backdrop. This sounded very cool to me and the more I thought about it, I began to get really into the idea of recording some new material to.....more info

Pierce Turner

Thu 7th Dec, 9:00 pm

€20

Hello and welcome to my humble home. I will try to give you an idea of who I am, it’s been a long circuitous road to a pinnacle that I don’t want to see until I am incapable of climbing any further, so it’s impossible to tell you everything. I made my first solo album for the English label Beggars Banquet Records in 1987. There was great excitement around it here in Greenwich Village. My previous lives with a futuristic folk-rock duo (Turner and Kirwan of Wexford) and post p.....more info

The Eskies 'And Don't Spare The Horses' album launch show

Fri 8th Dec, 9:00 pm

€10

Having been cast out, blacklisted, rejected and ejected from gentlemen’s clubs far and wide, five dejected cast asides joined forces in what was to be their own celebration of commonality. Purveyors of music that meanders from sea soaked waltz to Italian tarantella, from Brassy funeral march-esque lament to weep along Klezmar knees up, from chain gang holler to rag time finger snap. Skipping through the dark side of anything that makes you want to dance, steeped in .....more info

Marc O'Reilly & Band

Thu 14th Dec, 9:00 pm

€12

Marc O'Reilly will be promoting his incredible new single 'Enemy Of' with a full band show in Coughlans on 14th Dec. The track is taken from his forthcoming new album 'L'etre Politique' which is scheduled for release in Feb 2018. Marc has enjoyed some recent international success with his track 'Bleed' streamed 1.5 million times on Spotify and featured on the soundtrack of the movie 'Whatever Happens'. His track 'Healer' was also recently used in the US TV s.....more info

Elly O' Keeffe

Wed 27th Dec, 9:00 pm

€8

“This fresh voice has every reason to find an international audience as broad and enthusiastic as she has found at home.” This quote from Nicki French Davis of the Irish Examiner perfectly describes the bright future that lies ahead for Irish singer/songwriter Elly O’Keeffe, whose unique and awe-inspiring vocal talent has captivated audiences both at home and abroad. Elly first made her mark on the Irish music scene at a very young age, singing in various v.....more info

Shane Hennessy & Atlas

Fri 19th Jan, 9:00 pm

€15

Great Double Bill line up of Shane Hennessy & Atlas. SHANE HENNESSY Shane Hennessy is a virtuoso guitarist and composer from Ireland, whose unique approach to the acoustic guitar has amazed audiences all over the world. His playing style and compositions have caught the attention of big names like guitar legend Tommy Emmanuel, with whom he has shared the stage, and super-producer Nile Rodgers (CHIC). He also works as a songwriter, and is an in-demand session musician. At the young ag.....more info

Willy Vlautin (Richmond Fontaine, Delines)

Thu 25th Jan, 9:00 pm

€14

Richmond Fontaine and Willy Vlautin new vinyl LP soundtrack releases Feb 2nd 2017 on décor plus tour. Richmond Fontaine - Don’t Skip Out On Me – DECOR45LP Willy Vlautin – Northline DECOR46LP Willy Vlautin’s fifth novel, ‘Don’t Skip Out On Me’ is scheduled for release on Feb 1 2018 on Faber and Faber. Like his previous novel ‘Northline’ it will have an accompanying soundtrack included with t.....more info

James Or & Band

Fri 26th Jan, 9:00 pm

€8

After a sell out show in March 2017, James OR returns to Coughlans for a full band show. In the eighteen months since the release of “Cold Open”, James has made appearances on the Indiependence and Live at the Marquee line ups, and supported the likes of The Coronas, Damien Dempsey, Ham Sandwich, Alexis Taylor (Hot Chip) and more. His latest single, “Berlin” was also included as one of Hotpress ’“Best Tracks” in their re.....more info

Anna Mitchell & Band - Album Launch Show

Thu 8th Feb, 9:00 pm

€10

Anna Mitchell's reveals the release of her self titled second album in Ireland in January 2018. Anna Mitchell intertwines fragility and power, a record made with confidence, intuition and empathy, assuredly alternating between sparse, atmospheric grooves and slightly gnarled, expansively lovely distorted grungy folk, rock. The album was recorded independently in Cork, Ireland under the watchful eye of engineer and co producer Brendan Fennessy (O Em.....more info

Jim Rooney, Arty McGlynn & Mick Daly

Sun 18th Feb, 9:00 pm

€10

The Grumpy Old Men ;) 3 Legends playing together on for one night! Jim Rooney , a pioneer in the genre that would come to be labeled as "Americana". is an American instrumentalist, songwriter and producer whose credits include Nanci Griffith's Other Voices, Other Rooms (which earned Rooney a Grammy Award for production), Hal Ketchum's Past the Point of Rescue, Iris DeMent's Infamous Angel, John Prine's Aimless Love and many other widely hailed albums. In recogniti.....more info