Gigs 2 Go 2: May 23rd - 29th [ft Iron & Wine, Max Greenwood, runaway GO & more]

This week is one of the best weeks for gigs so far in 2013. Here's the pick of the gigs to go to ....

Thursday May 23rd

Laura Elizabeth Hughes, Whelans, Dublin, €5

The first ever headline gig for Dubliner Laura Elizabeth Hughes with able support from Eoin Glackin and Eamonn Barrett of Royseven.


Thursday May 23rd

Elder Roche, Odessa Club, Dublin, €10

& support from Lou McMahon


Friday May 24th

Runaway GO, Whelans Upstairs, €6


Runaway GO release their new single ‘I Would Go” on Friday 24th of May in Ireland and Monday 27th of May in the UK.

To celebrate the release Runaway GO will tour Ireland starting on Wednesday the 22nd of May in Dundalk before making their way further south to Cavan and Dublin, from there west to Galway and then south to Cork and Limerick.


Friday May 24th

Max Greenwood, The Roisin Dubh, Galway, €5

Originally from Yorkshire, Max Greenwood grew up in Nottingham and moved to Dublin in 2005. In demand as a piano player, he has played live and on record for Vyvienne Long, Adrian Crowley, Charlie Winston, Sam Semple and Tom Baxter, appearing on both Irish chart-topping albums ‘Feather and Stone’ and ‘Skybound’. This May he releases his second album 'Soul of a Man' and it's really good!


Sat & Sun May 25th & 26th

The Soul Picnic, Merrion Square, Dublin 12-6 pm, €5 Donation


I'll be here on the Sunday and I'm really looking forward to seeing Rackhouse Pilfer in particular live:


Irish Tour:

This is the Kit

In The Roisin Dubh on Tuesday and in Whelans on Wednesday night, This is the Kit is supported by Mossy Nolan and Twin Headed Wolf.


Wednesday May 29th

Iron & Wine - The Olympia, Dublin

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The geography teachers of folk promote their new album in Dublin's finest live music venue The Olympia.