Bronagh Gallagher to play Monroe's Live

Mon, Mar 27, 2017

AS AN actor she has appeared in The Commitments, Pulp Fiction, Grabbers, Shooting For Socrates, and You, Me, and The Apocalypse. She is also a powerful blue-eyed soul singer, and as The Irish Times said, you, "overlook her musical career at your peril".

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No Monster Club play Strange Brew this week

Mon, Mar 27, 2017

NO MONSTER Club, the cartoonish art-pop brainchild of Dublin songwriter and vocalist Bobby Aherne, have songs which NYLON described as "a stripped-down, sugar high Pet Sounds", and which The Irish Times said have "the kind of tunefulness that makes a joke of so much contemporary pop music".

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Harvester - championing classic metal values

Thu, Mar 09, 2017

WHEN IT comes to metal I am unapologetically old school. When I hit play I want the riffs of a Tony Iommi, the leads of Murray/Smith or a Gorham/Robertson, and all that topped with the voice of a Bruce Dickinson or Rob Halford.

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Coole Music Orchestra Festival - celebrating 10 years

Thu, Mar 09, 2017

THE COOLE Music Orchestra Festival, which celebrates it's 10th anniversary this year, returns on Saturday March 11, with a series of afternoon and evening concerts, in the Gort Community Centre, south Galway.

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Coirmcheoil Phadraig 2017

Thu, Mar 09, 2017

COIRMCHEOIL PHADRAIG 2017, the annual St Patrick's Festival concert of music and song of the nation, featuring the renowned Irish composer and pianist Tom Cullivan, takes place this weekend.

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Bob Skeleton - and the sound of 'Midnight Pop'

Thu, Mar 09, 2017

THEY DESCRIBE themselves as playing "Midnight-Pop", with late night grooves and melodies that "create a dynamic blend of West Coast cool and Mancunian mood".

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Stomptown Brass play Monroe’s on St Patrick’s Day

Thu, Mar 09, 2017

STOMPTOWN BRASS have released a new single, 'I Got A Plan', and the 10-piece urban street-funk band are touring Ireland this month, taking in Galway next week.

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Ilenkus - new EP out next month

Thu, Mar 09, 2017

HUNGER, THE new EP from Galway post-metal band Ilenkus will be released next month on vinyl, and officially launched at an upcoming FEAST show in the upstairs bar of the Róisín Dubh.

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Cooney, Byrne, and Harper for Monroe's Live

Thu, Mar 09, 2017

STEVE COONEY, Altan's Dermot Byrne, and Bríd Harper, three outstanding Irish trad musicians, are coming to Galway to play Monrtoe's Live next week.

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Free concert ahead of European Day of Early Music

Thu, Mar 09, 2017

A FREE concert, to take place next week in St Joseph’s Church, on the Presentation Road, will launch a week of pan-European celebrations ahed of the European Day of Early Music.

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Lee 'Scratch' Perry - reggae legend for Strange Brew

Thu, Mar 02, 2017

VISIONARY, ECCENTRIC, legend - Lee 'Scratch' Perry, the man who produced the early music of Bob Marley and The Wailers, and an enormously influential and significant figure in reggae music in his own right, is coming back to Galway.

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The Blossoms - 'guitar pop's shooting stars' for Róisín Dubh

Thu, Mar 02, 2017

“WE WANT to be as mainstream as Will Smith, as great as The Smiths, and as uplifting as Mr Smith Goes to Washington.” So said The Blossoms who play Galway next week.

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Beethoven, Brahms, and Haydn at NUIG

Thu, Mar 02, 2017

THE MUSIC of Beethoven, Brahms, and Haydn, will be heard in the Emily Anderson Concert Hall in NUI Galway's Aula Maxima when the Trio Dali and Nathan Braude play the next Music For Galway concert.

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The Stoles to play Monroe’s

Thu, Mar 02, 2017

DUBLIN ALTERNATIVE rock band, The Stoles, who "have a Black Keys vibe going on, but with maybe more of an emphasis on heavy rock than blues" according to TXFM, will play Galway.

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No Stairway - Led Zeppelin tribute @ Monroe's Live

Thu, Mar 02, 2017

NO STAIRWAY, the brilliant Galway tribute act to Led Zeppelin, featuring the flamboyant Steven Sharpe on vocals, play the main stage at Monroe’s Live on Friday March 10.

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Elvis is alive and well in Monroe's

Thu, Mar 02, 2017

AUGUST 2017 will mark the 40th anniversary of the death of 'The King of Rock'n'Roll' - Elvis Presley, and in advance of that, a major Elvis tribute show is coming to Monroe's Live.

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Mícheál Darby Ó Fátharta to launch new album

Thu, Mar 02, 2017

AFTER A 17 year hiatus, Connemara melodeon player, Mícheál Darby Ó Fátharta, returns with a new album, An Rithim Réidh, which he will launch at a show in Indreabhán next week.

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Distortion final to take place at The Quays

Thu, Mar 02, 2017

CONMAN, DEAD Horse Jive, Foxy Boxxing, Patrick Conneely, and Tobi will fight to be the first winner of Distortion, the new music competition organised by NUI Galway Music Society.

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Passenger to play Galway International Arts Festival in 2017

Wed, Mar 01, 2017

HE HAS amassed 1.3 billion views on YouTube for his hit single 'Let Her Go', won the Independent Music Award in 2013 and an Ivor Novello Award in 2014, and enjoyed a No 1 album with 2016's Young as the Morning Old as the Sea. This year he plays Galway.

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Frankie Gavin and Liam Ó Maonlaí headline Éigse an Spidéil

Thu, Feb 23, 2017

FRANKIE GAVIN and Liam Ó Maonlaí will headline Éigse an Spidéil 2017, the village's annual arts festival, which has been running for more than 30 years, and which runs from Thursday March 2 to Sunday 5.

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