Galway Gig Guide – Week ending September 21, 2014


Thursday, September 18: Music from Eoin Glackin.

Friday, September 19: AMA Emerging Tour 2014 presents. Jemson Green, Red Empire and Toy Soldier followed by Pearl Jam tribute band. Pearl Gem play Monroes.

Saturday, September 20:  AMA Emerging Tour 2014 presents. Marvel DVO, Answer, Fresh Me and Mai followed. Later it’s hip hop tribute Gin & Juice from the mainstage.

Check out for admission prices and times of shows

Galway’s Blue Note Bar

Saturday, September 20, 9pm: Galway’s Blue Note Bar will host ‘Contempo Quartet’ with DJ Anthony C who together will take you on a journey through classic and funk with visuals provided by Ferg Flannery from the ‘Studio Say Do’. This special event has been funded by The Blue Note and The Galway Music Residency to support the Simon’s Community in Galway. Entry is Free.

Galway Greyhound Stadium

Saturday, September 20: Kelly Family Killimor Fundraiser Night in Galway Greyhound Stadium in aid of Cancer Research Crumlins Childrens Hospital is on this Saturday Night. Gates are open 6:30pm. First Race 7:50pm.

Regans of Clonboo

Thursday, September 18: Regans of Clonboo. Coffee morning for Galway Hospice. All welcome.

The Forge, Moycullen

Saturday, October 4: The Alan Kelly Gang with Eddi Reader and John Douglas will play in The Forge Moycullen. Tickets  €20 Now on sale in The Forge.

Raheen Woods Hotel, Athenry

Every Saturday: Live music  night in McHales Bar.

Saturday, September 20: Paul Burns.  Night music by Dave Dooley from 10pm, and catch all the big matches live on their screens in the sports bar.

Saturday, September 27: Mike Burke

The Thatch Pub and Cafe The Square, Headford

Every Thursday: The Thatch Pub and Cafe The Square, Headford welcomes all new musicians to their Irish music night this and every Thursday night starting from 9pm.

The Lough Rea Hotel & Spa, Loughrea

 Friday, September 19, 9pm:  Seo Linn, famed for their Irish language cover of Avicii’s ‘Wake Me Up’, Macklemore’s ‘Can’t Hold Us’ and Robin Thicke’s ‘Blurred Lines’, will be playing in the Loughrea Hotel & Spa, Loughrea,  at 7pm.

Della’s Tea Dance, The Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam

Sunday, September 21: Music by Brendan & Patricia Lee. Time: 3-6 pm. Funding: The Benevolent Fund.

New Park Hotel, Cross Street, Athenry

Every Monday: Irish Trad night.

The Abbey Inn, Abbeyknockmoy

Friday, September 19: Welcomes back Declan Nerney and his band. Doors 9:30pm.

Haydens Hotel, Ballinasloe

Thursday, September 18: Kevin Rohan.

Saturday, September 20:  Last Man Standing followed by dj John.