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African Child

African Child

Sat 1 Jul / Doors: 20:00€4 People Before Profit fundraiser, upstairs

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Bon Voyage, Arveene, Mitch

Bon Voyage, Arveene, Mitch

Sat 1 Jul / Doors: 21:00Free

Bon Voyage are an international Hip-House 3 piece from Brooklyn, London & Dublin respectively: Dropping bass lines and spilling rhymes, for your catwalk and dance floor excursions. They channel Fast ...

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Late Night Mashole / Mitch Presents

Mashole / Mitch Presents

Sat 1 Jul / Doors: 23:45Free

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Hipster Bingo

Hipster Bingo

Sun 2 Jul / Doors: 20:00€5

Have you ever felt that "guilty" and "salacious" urge to play BINGO? Well, now you can play it "ironically" at Hipster Bingo. Expect bingo, but not as you know it. Bipster ...

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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Sun 2 Jul / Doors: 21:00Free Upstairs

Whether you are a comedian, dancer, opera-singer, magician, singer-songwriter, Bruce Willis look-a-like or anything else for that matter....come in and hone your talents at Open Night at Roisin Dubh. Just ...

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John Conneely Inc.

John Conneely Inc.

Sun 2 Jul / Doors: 23:30€5

A collection of musicians and friends playing some unique renditions of some well known Jazz and Blues tunes along with some of John's original material. With a big voice ...

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No1se presents, Kurt Travis & guests

No1se presents, Kurt Travis & guests

Mon 3 Jul / Doors: 20:00€5 Upstairs

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Late Night That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 3 Jul / Doors: 23:00Free

That's What's Up is a hip hop night every monday night in the roisin dubh, All your favorites from classics to modern day belters.

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Tue 4 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5 Pay at the door - includes a FREE pint of Tuborg & Free Silent Disco

Róisín Dubh Comedy Showcase Every Tuesday at Róisín Dubh Featuring the very best emerging stand up talent Regular hosts in rotation: Bob Hennigan, Johnny Graham & Aine Gallagher Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

Tue 4 Jul / Doors: 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jagermeister

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Late Night Disappear Here

Disappear Here

Tue 4 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

No cheese, no filler, alternative, funk and pop anthems with Maxi Browne

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Future Islands, Sacred Paws

Future Islands, Sacred Paws

Wed 5 Jul / Doors: 19:30€35 Sold out. Black Box, Dyke Road.

Future Islands believe in true love, you can tell that because their songs speak through our lives. It's as if their music has always been with us, soundtracking every great ...

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The Curly Organ, como usar los cubiertos

The Curly Organ, como usar los cubiertos

Wed 5 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5 Upstairs

The Curley Organ (AKA "Donal McConon") is a long-standing member of Galway's artistic commmunity. For the month of July he will release one EP per week. Each work takes a ...

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Citóg, Strength NIA, Half Forward Line, The Kegs

Citóg, Strength NIA, Half Forward Line, The Kegs

Wed 5 Jul / Doors: 21:00Free

Citóg is an old Irish term denoting a left-handed person. Sinistrality being considered a sign of the devil, the term Citóg was often ascribed in a derogatory manner to those ...

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A Different Thread

A Different Thread

Thu 6 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5 Upstairs

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Late Night Strange Brew

Strange Brew

Thu 6 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

Indie beats, alternative rock and good vibrations from the past, the present and the not too distant future with gugai.

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh presents Paul Currie, Paul Crowley, Sean Nolan and Steve Bennett (mc)

Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh presents Paul Currie, Paul Crowley, Sean Nolan and Steve Bennett (mc)

Fri 7 Jul / Doors: 21:00€8 €10 in advance / €12.50 on the door (first 30 advance tickets €8)

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Club GASS

Club GASS

Fri 7 Jul / Doors: 23:30€5

Coming out to you monthly in the Roisin Dubh .....Galways LGBT club night CLUB GASS hosted by resident Drag Queen Kiki St Clair with DJ SHAZZA RANKS playing club tracks ...

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The Deans, Sinéad Murphy

The Deans, Sinéad Murphy

Sat 8 Jul / Doors: 21:00€10

"Musically speaking, what exactly are The Deans? What if we told you that it’s the million-dollar question? No? You still wanna know? Mind you, we could have guessed... the problem ...

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Late Night Idioteque / Mitch Presents

Idioteque / Mitch Presents

Sat 8 Jul / Doors: 23:45Free

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Underage Open Mic

Underage Open Mic

Sun 9 Jul / Doors: 15:00Free

Tracy and Steve are delighted to announce the return of the underage open mic to the Róisín Dubh. If you are a musician of secondary school age, get in touch ...

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Super Fancy Open Mic

Super Fancy Open Mic

Sun 9 Jul / Doors: 20:00Free

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John Conneely Inc.

John Conneely Inc.

Sun 9 Jul / Doors: 23:30€5

A collection of musicians and friends playing some unique renditions of some well known Jazz and Blues tunes along with some of John's original material. With a big voice ...

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Bounce Club Night

Bounce Club Night

Mon 10 Jul / Doors: 20:00€5

That's Life are proud to present Bounce Club Night- a new club night for people with intellectual disabilities. Our aim is to create a fun, safe and accessible space for ...

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Late Night That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 10 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

That's What's Up is a hip hop night every monday night in the roisin dubh, All your favorites from classics to modern day belters.

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Tue 11 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5 Pay at the door - includes a FREE pint of Tuborg & Free Silent Disco

Róisín Dubh Comedy Showcase Every Tuesday at Róisín Dubh Featuring the very best emerging stand up talent Regular hosts in rotation: Bob Hennigan, Johnny Graham & Aine Gallagher Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

Tue 11 Jul / Doors: 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jagermeister

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Galway Film Fleadh : Little Cinema

Galway Film Fleadh : Little Cinema

Wed 12 Jul / Doors: 18:00€6

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The Curly Organ, Buzzkill

The Curly Organ, Buzzkill

Wed 12 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5 Upstairs

The Curley Organ (AKA "Donal McConon") is a long-standing member of Galway's artistic commmunity. For the month of July he will release one EP per week. Each work takes a ...

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Citóg, Rusted Rail

Citóg, Rusted Rail

Wed 12 Jul / Doors: 21:00Free

Citóg is an old Irish term denoting a left-handed person. Sinistrality being considered a sign of the devil, the term Citóg was often ascribed in a derogatory manner to those ...

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Late Night Disappear Here

Disappear Here

Wed 12 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

No cheese, no filler, alternative, funk and pop anthems with Maxi Browne

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Happy Abandon

Happy Abandon

Wed 12 Jul / Doors: 23:45Free Upstairs

The stage is awash in deep red hues, splashing an ominous glow on the walls surrounding the band as smoke billows from the floor and begins to fill the room. ...

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Percolator

Percolator

Thu 13 Jul / Doors: 21:00Free Feast / Strange Brew

Percolator play rock and roll music that is noisy but always melodic, occasionally abrasive but rarely harsh. Taking some cues from bands such as Neu! and Stereolab and the Creation/ Cheree/ ...

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Late Night Strange Brew

Strange Brew

Thu 13 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

Indie beats, alternative rock and good vibrations from the past, the present and the not too distant future with gugai.

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Galway Street Club

Galway Street Club

Fri 14 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh presents Gearoid Farrelly, Cian McGarrigle, Luke Kelly and Steve Bennett (mc)

Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh presents Gearoid Farrelly, Cian McGarrigle, Luke Kelly and Steve Bennett (mc)

Fri 14 Jul / Doors: 21:00€8 €10 in advance / €12.50 on the door (first 30 advance tickets €8)

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Late Night TGISimon / DJ Joe

TGISimon / DJ Joe

Fri 14 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

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The Dirty Circus

The Dirty Circus

Sat 15 Jul / Doors: 20:00€15 Burlesque & Cabaret

Finally ! Here we have the ultimate nights entertainment our friends from down south The Art Crimes Band will be bringing some sultry sounds to the infamous Roisin Dubh stage ...

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Late Night Idioteque / Mitch Presents

Idioteque / Mitch Presents

Sat 15 Jul / Doors: 23:45Free

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Lol Tolhurst (The Cure) & Fire In Cairo

Lol Tolhurst (The Cure) & Fire In Cairo

Sun 16 Jul / Doors: 19:00€14 (€12 members) Book reading, signing and Q&A

On Sunday 16th of July, Lol Tolhurst is launching his new book at Róisín Dubh, with a signing, Q&A and followed by FIRE IN CAIRO, a tribute to The Cure. Lol ...

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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Sun 16 Jul / Doors: 21:00Free Upstairs

Whether you are a comedian, dancer, opera-singer, magician, singer-songwriter, Bruce Willis look-a-like or anything else for that matter....come in and hone your talents at Open Night at Roisin Dubh. Just ...

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John Conneely Inc.

John Conneely Inc.

Sun 16 Jul / Doors: 23:30€5

A collection of musicians and friends playing some unique renditions of some well known Jazz and Blues tunes along with some of John's original material. With a big voice ...

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West Cork Ukulele Orchestra, Steve Bennett

West Cork Ukulele Orchestra, Steve Bennett

Mon 17 Jul / Doors: 20:00€18 (€16 members) Sold Out. Galway International Arts Festival

The West Cork Ukulele Orchestra is a nine-piece juggernaut of musical excess, brought together for one purpose: to rock the planet, ukulele-style! Leapfrogging over barriers of genre, time and taste, ...

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Late Night That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 17 Jul / Doors: 23:00Free

That's What's Up is a hip hop night every monday night in the roisin dubh, All your favorites from classics to modern day belters.

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Lisa Hannigan, Tracy Bruen

Lisa Hannigan, Tracy Bruen

Tue 18 Jul / Doors: 20:00€28 (€26 members) Sold Out, Galway International Arts Festival

Singer, songwriter, and musician, Lisa Hannigan is set to embark on a highly anticipated Irish tour this summer. Previewing songs from her forthcoming third studio album, to be released later ...

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Tue 18 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5 Pay at the door - includes a FREE pint of Tuborg & Free Silent Disco

Róisín Dubh Comedy Showcase Every Tuesday at Róisín Dubh Featuring the very best emerging stand up talent Regular hosts in rotation: Bob Hennigan, Johnny Graham & Aine Gallagher Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

Tue 18 Jul / Doors: 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jagermeister

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Loah, Shookrah

Loah, Shookrah

Wed 19 Jul / Doors: 20:00€14 (€12 members) Galway International Arts Festival. Standing

LOAH. The Mystères. The Invisibles. Intermediaries for a distant Bondye. Spirits of Haitian Vodou. Loah is Sallay Matu Garnett, a singer songwriter of Sierra Leonean / Irish origin who grew ...

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The Curly Organ, Untitled

The Curly Organ, Untitled

Wed 19 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5 Upstairs

The Curley Organ (AKA "Donal McConon") is a long-standing member of Galway's artistic commmunity. For the month of July he will release one EP per week. Each work takes a ...

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Late Night Disappear Here

Disappear Here

Wed 19 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

No cheese, no filler, alternative, funk and pop anthems with Maxi Browne

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Gavin James, Craig Gallagher

Gavin James, Craig Gallagher

Thu 20 Jul / Doors: 19:00€35 Absolut Big Top

Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present GAVIN JAMES Absolut Big Top Thursday 20th July 7pm. €35 On sale this Wednesday Galway International Arts Festival and Róisín Dubh are delighted to announce that Irish singing ...

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Overhead, The Albatross, Grounds For Invasion

Overhead, The Albatross, Grounds For Invasion

Thu 20 Jul / Doors: 20:00€20 (€18 members) Galway International Arts Festival. Standing

“widescreen, skyscraping melodies that define the word “bliss… an intuitive blend of psych-influenced rock and numerous staggering sonic declarations. ****” – The Irish Times “...it’s clear the tentative growl may ...

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Tom OMahony : Buckshot

Tom OMahony : Buckshot

Thu 20 Jul / Doors: 20:00€12 upstairs, show starts 8:30pm

Since starring in the hit TV comedy series “Damo & Ivor”, as the intolerable toff “Tarquin” alongside the late and legendary Rik Mayall, Tom has become one of the busiest ...

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Late Night Strange Brew

Strange Brew

Thu 20 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

Indie beats, alternative rock and good vibrations from the past, the present and the not too distant future with gugai.

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Deirdre OKane, Paraic Breathnach, Steve Bennett

Deirdre OKane, Paraic Breathnach, Steve Bennett

Fri 21 Jul / Doors: 20:00€20 (€18 members) Galway International Arts Festival. Limited seating

Star of SKY1's Moone Boy, Intermission & the 2014 award-winning biopic: Noble DEIRDRE O'KANE enjoying her long-awaited return to stand up comedy

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Late Night TGISimon / DJ Joe

TGISimon / DJ Joe

Fri 21 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

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Passenger, Hudson Taylor

Passenger, Hudson Taylor

Sat 22 Jul / Doors: 19:00€35 Sold Out. Absolut Big Top

Passenger to play Galway International Arts Festival in 2017 ‘Let Her Go’ singer-songwriter to play Absolut Big Top Galway International Arts Festival and Róisín Dubh are delighted to announce that Mike ...

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The Soul Rebels, Shuffle

The Soul Rebels, Shuffle

Sat 22 Jul / Doors: 20:00€20 (€18 members) Sold Out. Galway International Arts Festival. Standing

“The Soul Rebels, New Orleans’ finest brass ensemble…” – VICE “The Soul Rebels are the missing link between Public Enemy and Louis Armstrong.” – VILLAGE VOICE THE SOUL REBELS are riding ...

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Late Night Idioteque / Shuffle

Idioteque / Shuffle

Sat 22 Jul / Doors: 23:45Free

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Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds, with Al Jardine & Blondie Chapman

Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds, with Al Jardine & Blondie Chapman

Sun 23 Jul / Doors: 19:00€65 Absolut Big Top

Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present BRIAN WILSON presents PET SOUNDS along with rare cuts & greatest hits Special guests Al Jardine & Blondie Chaplin Absolut Big Top Sunday 23rd July. Gates 7pm. ...

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Dublin Gospel Choir

Dublin Gospel Choir

Sun 23 Jul / Doors: 20:00€18 (€16 members) Sold Out. Galway International Arts Festival. Limited seating

“A must-see – who’d have thought gospel would be this cool?” (Irish Times) “Gladdens the heart and brings a smile to the face……Uplifting stuff” (Hot Press) “Ireland’s foremost gospel musicians” (Metro) The ...

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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Sun 23 Jul / Doors: 21:00Free Upstairs

Whether you are a comedian, dancer, opera-singer, magician, singer-songwriter, Bruce Willis look-a-like or anything else for that matter....come in and hone your talents at Open Night at Roisin Dubh. Just ...

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John Conneely Inc.

John Conneely Inc.

Sun 23 Jul / Doors: 23:30€5

A collection of musicians and friends playing some unique renditions of some well known Jazz and Blues tunes along with some of John's original material. With a big voice ...

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Wallis Bird, Anna Mullarkey

Wallis Bird, Anna Mullarkey

Mon 24 Jul / Doors: 20:00€25 (€22.50 members) Galway International Arts Festival. Standing

Meteor Award winner and Choice Music Prize nominee, Wallis Bird mines personal relationships as well as acute observations on life and love for her rich songs. Home, her fifth studio album ...

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Late Night That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 24 Jul / Doors: 23:00Free

That's What's Up is a hip hop night every monday night in the roisin dubh, All your favorites from classics to modern day belters.

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Beoga, Eve Belle

Beoga, Eve Belle

Tue 25 Jul / Doors: 20:00€22.50 (€20 members) Galway International Arts Festival. Standing

Beoga (gaelic for ‘lively’) are based in County Antrim, in the north of Ireland. The bedrock of their sound lies firmly within the Irish tradition. However, they are not afraid ...

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Tue 25 Jul / Doors: 21:00€5 Pay at the door - includes a FREE pint of Tuborg & Free Silent Disco

Róisín Dubh Comedy Showcase Every Tuesday at Róisín Dubh Featuring the very best emerging stand up talent Regular hosts in rotation: Bob Hennigan, Johnny Graham & Aine Gallagher Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

Tue 25 Jul / Doors: 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jagermeister

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New Orleans Swamp Donkeys, My Fellow Sponges

New Orleans Swamp Donkeys, My Fellow Sponges

Wed 26 Jul / Doors: 20:00€20 (€18 members) Sold out. Galway International Arts Festival. Standing.

This is a resolutely New Orleans style from the beginnings of jazz. You've found the hottest band to do the earliest jazz in years. The New Orleans Swamp Donkeys are ...

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Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Wed 26 Jul / Doors: 20:00€35 Absolut Big Top, Unreserved seating

The joyous and uplifting musical voices of Ladysmith Black Mambazo, referred to by Nelson Mandela as ‘South Africa’s cultural ambassadors’ marry the intricate rhythms and harmonies of their Zulu traditions ...

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Late Night Disappear Here

Disappear Here

Wed 26 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

No cheese, no filler, alternative, funk and pop anthems with Maxi Browne

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A Night at the Proms - RTE Concert Orchestra

A Night at the Proms - RTE Concert Orchestra

Thu 27 Jul / Doors: 19:30€28 (€25 members) Absolut Big Top, Unreserved seating

To celebrate GIAF’s 40th Festival, and under the baton of David Brophy, the RTÉ Concert Orchestra returns to the spectacular setting of the Absolut Big Top for A Night at ...

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James Lavelle presents UNKLE Sounds, Slow Place Like Home

James Lavelle presents UNKLE Sounds, Slow Place Like Home

Thu 27 Jul / Doors: 20:00€26 (€24 members) Galway International Arts Festival. Standing

Everything James Lavelle has created and initiated has been driven by the same irrepressible sense of curiosity and an incorruptible willingness to take risks. The music released today under the ...

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Late Night Strange Brew

Strange Brew

Thu 27 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

Indie beats, alternative rock and good vibrations from the past, the present and the not too distant future with gugai.

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An Irishman Abroad Podcast LIVE

An Irishman Abroad Podcast LIVE

Fri 28 Jul / Doors: 14:45€5 Jarlath Regan is joined by Coronas frontman DANNY O’REILLY

An Irishman Abroad Podcast LIVE Comedian Jarlath Regan is joined by Coronas frontman DANNY O’REILLY to discuss his life, writing, inspiration and the shared experience of the Irish abroad Doors 2:45, ...

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Jenny Greene & The RTE Orchestra : Dance Anthems

Jenny Greene & The RTE Orchestra : Dance Anthems

Fri 28 Jul / Doors: 19:00€49.50 Sold Out, Absolut Big Top

In what promises to be a great End of Festival party weekend, Jenny Greene and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra will tear the roof off the Absolut Big top with their ...

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Jarlath Regan, Tom Rhodes, Emma Doran, Steve Bennett

Jarlath Regan, Tom Rhodes, Emma Doran, Steve Bennett

Fri 28 Jul / Doors: 20:00€15 (€13 members) Galway International Arts Festival. Limited seating

Following appearances on Russell Howard Good News on the BBC Jarlath Regan has gained a reputation with audiences across the UK for his uplifting, inventive and relentlessly funny stand-up. In ...

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Late Night TGISimon / DJ Joe

TGISimon / DJ Joe

Fri 28 Jul / Doors: 23:30Free

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The Coronas

The Coronas

Sat 29 Jul / Doors: 19:00€35 Sold Out. Absolut Big Top

Headlining on Saturday 29 July, and closing GIAF 2017 will be firm festival favourites The Coronas, who make a welcome return to the Absolut Big Top. One of Ireland’s biggest selling ...

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Saint Sister, Jealous Of The Birds

Saint Sister, Jealous Of The Birds

Sat 29 Jul / Doors: 20:00€22.50 (€20 members) Galway International Arts Festival

Saint Sister, formed in November 2014, is the new project from Morgan MacIntyre and Gemma Doherty. Their music draws from early Celtic harp traditions, 60s folk and electronic pop to ...

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Late Night Idioteque / Mitch Presentsresents

Idioteque / Mitch Presentsresents

Sat 29 Jul / Doors: 23:45Free

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JFDR, Elaine Mai

JFDR, Elaine Mai

Sun 30 Jul / Doors: 20:00€14 (€12 members) Galway International Arts Festival. Standing

“I got obsessed with her band Samaris a few years ago,” says Björk, “and then it was amazing to see her do her own stuff. She’s surrounded herself with a ...

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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Sun 30 Jul / Doors: 21:00Free Upstairs

Whether you are a comedian, dancer, opera-singer, magician, singer-songwriter, Bruce Willis look-a-like or anything else for that matter....come in and hone your talents at Open Night at Roisin Dubh. Just ...

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John Conneely Inc.

John Conneely Inc.

Sun 30 Jul / Doors: 23:30€5

A collection of musicians and friends playing some unique renditions of some well known Jazz and Blues tunes along with some of John's original material. With a big voice ...

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Late Night That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 31 Jul / Doors: 23:00Free

That's What's Up is a hip hop night every monday night in the roisin dubh, All your favorites from classics to modern day belters.

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THIS WEEK

25 Jul / Doors: 21:00

Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

€5

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25 Jul / Doors: 23:00

Silent Disco On Tuesdays!!

€5

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26 Jul / Doors: 20:00

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

€35

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29 Jul / Doors: 19:00

The Coronas

€35

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Late Night
This Week

Doors: 24 Jul / 23:00

That's What's Up

More Free

Doors: 26 Jul / 23:30

Disappear Here

More Free

Doors: 27 Jul / 23:30

Strange Brew

More Free

Doors: 28 Jul / 23:30

TGISimon / DJ Joe

More Free

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