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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Sun 1 May / 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 1 May / 23:30€3

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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Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Tue 3 May / 21:00€5 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 & Eoin Burns Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Tue 3 May / 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jager

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Citóg presents, Knoxville Morning, Publicity Machine, Fuzzy Hel

Citóg presents, Knoxville Morning, Publicity Machine, Fuzzy Hel

Wed 4 May / 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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Disappear Here

Disappear Here

Wed 4 May / 23:30Free

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

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TooFools

TooFools

Thu 5 May / 21:00Free Strange Brew

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All Is Full Of Dubh WILLOW SEA, Pourtr8s & Stepgen McLoughlin

All Is Full Of Dubh WILLOW SEA, Pourtr8s & Stepgen McLoughlin

Thu 5 May / 21:00Free Upstairs

On Thursday the 5th of May get really to feel that "All is full of Dubh". We have another outstanding line up with Galway music producer and legend Willow ...

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Strange Brew

Strange Brew

Thu 5 May / 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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Terry Reid

Terry Reid

Fri 6 May / 20:00€20

TERRY REID, or Superlungs as he’s affectionately known, is without doubt one of the greatest rock/soul voices the UK has ever produced. A Terry Reid concert should be a cherished ...

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh, Totally Wired, Stephen Ryan, Steve Bennett

Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh, Totally Wired, Stephen Ryan, Steve Bennett

Fri 6 May / 20:30€8 €8 in advance, €10 at door (Includes a FREE JAGER at start)

Róisín Dubh Comedy Clubh (say it out loud), is a new night of top quality comedians from home and abroad. Our resident host is musical comedian Steve Bennett, bringing ...

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Mashole

Mashole

Fri 6 May / 23:30Free

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T.G.I.S.

T.G.I.S.

Fri 6 May / 23:30Free Upstairs

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The Young Folk

The Young Folk

Sat 7 May / 21:00€12.50 (€10 members)

The video for Irish band, The Young Folk’s new single “Home” features actors Gus McDonagh and Paul Reid, both recently having appeared in RTÉ’s hit series Rebellion. “Home” is released ...

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To Gaze Upon Us (Steven Sharpe and Katie O'Connor)

To Gaze Upon Us (Steven Sharpe and Katie O'Connor)

Sat 7 May / 21:00€5 Upstairs

Katie O'Connor and Steven Sharpe are two of Galway’s most prolific and established gay musicians. On 7th of May Sharpie and Katie bring their out and proud act to the ...

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Idioteque

Idioteque

Sat 7 May / 23:30Free

Every week Graham Dolan plays a discerning selection of vintage gems, future classics and everything in-between. Expect to hear indie, alternative, soul, garage rock, new wave and more.

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Groove.Shake

Groove.Shake

Sat 7 May / 23:30Free Upstairs

Bass. Electronic. Disco. House with Mitch & Killian

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Underage Open Mic

Underage Open Mic

Sun 8 May / 15:00Free

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Super Fancy Open Mic

Super Fancy Open Mic

Sun 8 May / 20:00Free

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John Conneely Inc.

John Conneely Inc.

Sun 8 May / 23:30€3

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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The Burning Hell, My Fellow Sponges

The Burning Hell, My Fellow Sponges

Mon 9 May / 21:00€8

The Burning Hell is the alter-ego of Canadian songwriter Mathias Kom, and the band has been on the road in one form or another since 2007, playing everywhere from festivals ...

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Silent Disco

Silent Disco

Mon 9 May / 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jager

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That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 9 May / 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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Daniel Champagne

Daniel Champagne

Tue 10 May / 20:00€12.50

One reviewer recently wrote – ‘Daniel Champagne exudes a natural ease on stage, as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies that invariably whisk the heart up with grand ...

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Roisin Dubh Comedy Showcase

Tue 10 May / 21:00€5 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 & Eoin Burns Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Tue 10 May / 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jager

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Edwin Sammon vs Cancer

Edwin Sammon vs Cancer

Wed 11 May / 20:30€10 (€8 members) Upstairs, starts at 9pm.

Offaly native Edwin Sammon has established himself as one of the most popular comedians in the country over the last few years, his unpredictable and crowd pleasing style saw him ...

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Citóg presents, Molly, El Hodad, Aidan Breen

Citóg presents, Molly, El Hodad, Aidan Breen

Wed 11 May / 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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Disappear Here

Disappear Here

Wed 11 May / 23:30Free

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

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Little Green Cars

Little Green Cars

Thu 12 May / 20:00€24 (€22 members) Seapoint Ballroom, Salthill

LITTLE GREEN CARS return with The Song They Play Every Night, the first taster from their extraordinary new album, Ephemera. The Song They Play Every Night is the opening track ...

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Rufus Coates & The Blackened Trees

Rufus Coates & The Blackened Trees

Thu 12 May / 21:00€5 Upstairs

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Slow Place Like Home, Beach

Slow Place Like Home, Beach

Thu 12 May / 22:00Free Strange Brew

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Strange Brew

Strange Brew

Thu 12 May / 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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The Tonemasons

The Tonemasons

Thu 12 May / 23:45Free Upstairs

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DAVID ODOHERTY : We Are All in the Gutter But Some of Us Are Looking at David ODoherty

DAVID ODOHERTY : We Are All in the Gutter But Some of Us Are Looking at David ODoherty

Fri 13 May / 20:00€18 Town Hall Theatre, starts at 8pm

David O?Doherty, the Lidl Enya, the broken Bublé, is delighted to present a new hour of talking and songs played on a stupid keyboard from 1986. Life is like a box ...

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GASS Eurovision Party

GASS Eurovision Party

Fri 13 May / 20:00€8 Free before 12.

Join us for a Eurovision Extravaganza in the Roisin Dubh on the big screen, live from Sweden the Eurovision Finale ......Hosted here by actor extraordinaire Patrick Fagan.The night will have ...

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Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh, Colum McDonnell, Darach McGarrigle , Steve Bennett

Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh, Colum McDonnell, Darach McGarrigle , Steve Bennett

Fri 13 May / 20:30€8 €8 in advance, €10 at door (Includes a FREE JAGER at start)

Róisín Dubh Comedy Clubh (say it out loud), is a new night of top quality comedians from home and abroad. Our resident host is musical comedian Steve Bennett, bringing ...

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The Underscore Orkestra & Suadela Bellydance

The Underscore Orkestra & Suadela Bellydance

Fri 13 May / 21:00€10 (€8 members)

The Underscore Orkestra Portland, Oregon based band with members hailing from many corners of the globe, playing a blend of Balkan, Klezmer, Hot Jazz, Swing and Americana music, both original and ...

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T.G.I.S.

T.G.I.S.

Fri 13 May / 23:30Free

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Feast presents, Race The Flux, Robocobra Quarter, Onwards Upwards

Feast presents, Race The Flux, Robocobra Quarter, Onwards Upwards

Sat 14 May / 21:00€5 Upstairs

Feast Presents is an independent promotion company and booking agency based primarily in Galway, Ireland. Originally set up to run and promote DIY gigs in Galway City, Feast also book ...

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Idioteque

Idioteque

Sat 14 May / 23:30Free

Every week Graham Dolan plays a discerning selection of vintage gems, future classics and everything in-between. Expect to hear indie, alternative, soul, garage rock, new wave and more.

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Groove.Shake

Groove.Shake

Sat 14 May / 23:30Free Upstairs

Bass. Electronic. Disco. House with Mitch & Killian

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Hot 8 Brass Band

Hot 8 Brass Band

Sun 15 May / 21:00€24 (€22 members)

Due to the overwhelming success of their autumn 2015 UK & Ireland tour, New Orleans’ Hot 8 Brass Band are back by popular demand and ready to toast their 20th ...

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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Sun 15 May / 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 15 May / 23:30€3

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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The Sound Lads present

The Sound Lads present

Mon 16 May / 21:00Free

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That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 16 May / 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 17 May / 21:00€5 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 & Eoin Burns Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Tue 17 May / 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jager

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Citóg presents, Fonda, Bob Skeleton, Emma Langford

Citóg presents, Fonda, Bob Skeleton, Emma Langford

Wed 18 May / 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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Paraic Breathnach; Straight Outta Connamara

Paraic Breathnach; Straight Outta Connamara

Wed 18 May / 21:00€8 upstairs

Straight Outta Connamara is a new version of Stand Up Comedy by Páraic Breathnach in which he tells the story of his long and difficult journey from the wind ...

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Disappear Here

Disappear Here

Wed 18 May / 23:30Free

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

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An intimate evening with Maverick Sabre

An intimate evening with Maverick Sabre

Thu 19 May / 20:00€21 (€19 members) Strange Brew

Fans of the east London-born, rural Ireland-raised singer, still just 23, eagerly anticipate a follow up to his 2012, Top 2, gold-selling debut, Lonely Are The Brave. Since two ...

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Grainne Cotter

Grainne Cotter

Thu 19 May / 21:00€5 Upstairs

" A mixture of Jazz, pop and moody singer-songwriter lyrics, why not pop into the "Tales" E.p Launch of Grainne Cotter and her five piece band"

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Strange Brew

Strange Brew

Thu 19 May / 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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ABANDOMAN - Life + Rhymes, Steve Bennett, Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh

ABANDOMAN - Life + Rhymes, Steve Bennett, Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh

Fri 20 May / 20:30€15 Show starts at 9pm

Ireland’s top comedy hip hop improv team, Abandoman, are back in Ireland for their biggest show to date. Using their trademark blend of audience interaction and razor-sharp improvisation, ...

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G.A.S.S. Tribute to Prince

G.A.S.S. Tribute to Prince

Fri 20 May / 23:30€10 (€8 members)

We sadly lost one of our truly talented, legendary pop stars prince last month. So we decided at G.A.S.S to do a night in remembrance of this iconic star . We ...

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T.G.I.S.

T.G.I.S.

Fri 20 May / 23:30Free Upstairs

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The Academic, Fangclub, MKAI

The Academic, Fangclub, MKAI

Sat 21 May / 20:00€16 (€14 members)

In 2014 word started spreading throughout the flatlands of Westmeath and beyond about 4 kids who played really fast and short sets that sometimes just fell apart but sometimes were ...

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Idioteque

Idioteque

Sat 21 May / 23:30Free

Every week Graham Dolan plays a discerning selection of vintage gems, future classics and everything in-between. Expect to hear indie, alternative, soul, garage rock, new wave and more.

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Groove.Shake

Groove.Shake

Sat 21 May / 23:30Free Upstairs

Bass. Electronic. Disco. House with Mitch & Killian

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Hipster Bingo

Hipster Bingo

Sun 22 May / 20:00Free

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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Sun 22 May / 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 22 May / 23:30€3

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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That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 23 May / 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 24 May / 21:00€5 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 & Eoin Burns Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Tue 24 May / 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jager

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Little Cinema

Little Cinema

Wed 25 May / 20:30€5

Little Cinema is a short film showcase running since 2010, set up by three film-maker friends who met in college in Galway. It showcases films of all genres made by ...

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Disappear Here

Disappear Here

Wed 25 May / 23:30Free

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

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Windings

Windings

Thu 26 May / 21:00Free Strange Brew

windings are set to return in 2016 with new live dates, festival appearances and a brand new collection of songs that will comprise the bulk of their fourth studio album, ...

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Dubh Is The Drug, Bob Skeleton, The Clockworks, Habits

Dubh Is The Drug, Bob Skeleton, The Clockworks, Habits

Thu 26 May / 21:00Free Upstairs

On Thursday the 26th of May get really to find that "Dubh is the Drug". We have another outstanding line up with not one, not two but three up ...

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Strange Brew

Strange Brew

Thu 26 May / 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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Andrew Maxwell, Sean Nolan, Steve Bennett, Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh

Andrew Maxwell, Sean Nolan, Steve Bennett, Roisin Dubh Comedy Clubh

Fri 27 May / 20:30€12.50 Show starts 9pm, €15 AT THE DOOR

Andrew Maxwell is more than a stand up comedian - he's an intrepid social commentator and political protagonist on a mission to liberate minds with the power of comedy. Renowned ...

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February & Mars, John Daly, Don Williams

February & Mars, John Daly, Don Williams

Fri 27 May / 23:00€5

Following the release of January's aponymously titled debut album, February & Mars have taken to the road. With a full live line up, the core duo of Carl Ramberg ...

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T.G.I.S.

T.G.I.S.

Fri 27 May / 23:30Free Upstairs

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Luan Parle, Clive Barnes

Luan Parle, Clive Barnes

Sat 28 May / 21:00€15 Upstairs

Meteor Award Winner Luan Parle is embarking on a tour of Ireland & Europe with the wonderful Clive Barnes. Parle who’s best known for her top 10 hit single Ghost will ...

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No Stairway, A Led Zeppelin Tribute

No Stairway, A Led Zeppelin Tribute

Sat 28 May / 21:30€10

Comprised of 4 musicians with a love of Zeppelin, they aim to recreate Zeppelin’s live presence and studio albums as faithfully as possible. From Plant’s soaring vocals, Bonham’s thunderous drums, ...

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Idioteque

Idioteque

Sat 28 May / 23:30Free

Every week Graham Dolan plays a discerning selection of vintage gems, future classics and everything in-between. Expect to hear indie, alternative, soul, garage rock, new wave and more.

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Groove.Shake

Groove.Shake

Sat 28 May / 23:30Free Upstairs

Bass. Electronic. Disco. House with Mitch & Killian

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Disconauts Live

Disconauts Live

Sat 28 May / 23:30Free

‘Disconauts’ - the Galway / London live house music collective remain at the forefront of Ireland’s electronic music scene. The formula is simple, the results combustible: two brilliant DJ’s spinning ...

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TEDxGalway

TEDxGalway

Sun 29 May / 20:00€10 Rescheduled date. Info at https://www.facebook.com/TEDxGalway

TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Our event is called TEDxGalway, where x = independently organized TED event. TEDxGalway aims to be a beacon for all that is ...

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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Sun 29 May / 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 29 May / 23:30€3

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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That's What's Up

That's What's Up

Mon 30 May / 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 31 May / 21:00€5 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 & Eoin Burns Doors 9pm, Show at ...

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Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Silent Disco on Tuesdays!!

Tue 31 May / 23:00€5 Admission includes a free shot of Jager

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