Mon Jul 23

Traditional Irish Dinner and Show

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett Traditional Irish and Dinner Show! Relax and enjoy delicious food, local beers...read more

Mon Jul 23

The Americhanics Monday Music Session

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

Join us for our weekly Monday night gig with The Americhanics - an intimate harmony driven trio session with...read more

Mon Jul 23

Andy Dunne Full Circle

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

The Oliver Plunkett presents 'Andy Dunne Full Circle'. Andy Dunne is an Entertainer / Songwriter from Cork...read more

Mon Jul 23

Sara Bear

Reardens, Washington St.
8:00 pm :: adm FREE

Sara Bear (Sara Ryan) is a singer- songwriter from Kildare originally but now living in the heart of Cork ...read more

Tue Jul 24

Leif

The Welcome Inn, Parnell Place
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

LEIF comprise of Eoin O’ Brien and Conor O’ Sullivan, two of Corks finest musicians. They will take you on an ...read more

Tue Jul 24

Traditional Irish Dinner and Show

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett Traditional Irish and Dinner Show! Relax and enjoy delicious food, local be...read more

Tue Jul 24

The Lee Sessions

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Su...read more

Wed Jul 25

We Are Scientists

Cyprus Avenue
9:00 pm :: adm 16

We Are Scientists, the Brooklyn, New York based power pop troupe are set to return this coming April 22nd ...read more

Wed Jul 25

Traditional Irish Dinner and Show

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett - Traditional Irish and Dinner Show Relax and enjoy delicious food, local b...read more

Wed Jul 25

The Ill Winds

The Oliver Plunkett
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

Downstairs at The Oliver Plunkett at the Frisky Irish Whisky Bar. The Ill Winds are a three piece traditional/...read more

Wed Jul 25

J90

Reardens, Washington St.
10:30 pm :: adm FREE

J90 are a band who incorporate the huge popularity of the club scene and the ever changing world of rock a...read more

Thu Jul 26

Traditional Irish Dinner and Show

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett - Traditional Irish and Dinner Show Relax and enjoy delicious food, local b...read more

Thu Jul 26

The Cameros

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett - An Irish 2/4 piece band based in Munster. Playing old groves from the li...read more

Thu Jul 26

The Midnight Rambles

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
11:30 pm :: adm FREE

The Midnight Rambles' are The Oliver Plunkett's jamming sessions! Join Edel Curtin and some of Cork's fine...read more

Fri Jul 27

Beardyman

Cyprus Avenue
10:00 pm :: adm 20

A Beardyman live show is always different, every single show is completely unique because its completely m...read more

Fri Jul 27

Hank Wedel

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

Hank Wedel needs no introduction to the people of Cork. A legend on the Live scene for the last 20+ years ...read more

Fri Jul 27

The Guilty Judges

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
11:30 pm :: adm FREE

The Guilty Judges are a 3-Piece Pop covers band that are quickly making a name for themselves as one of th...read more

Fri Jul 27

Ceol Coolroe

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
7:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett - 'Ceol Coolroe' will be playing. The Traditional Irish Music Session is s...read more

Fri Jul 27

Masons Apron

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett - Masons Apron are a lively band with plenty of experience in playing for ...read more

Fri Jul 27

Kirby & Glav

Reardens, Washington St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Kicking off the weekend with live music from Kirby & Glav in Reardens. Unwind from the week with a cold dr...read more

Sat Jul 28

The Olllam

Cyprus Avenue
8:00 pm :: adm 20

The Olllam were formed in 2012 as a collaboration between Belfast piper John McSherry and seminal Detroit ...read more

Sat Jul 28

Booka Brass

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm €20

Booka Brass

Booka Brass’ debut album captures the live energy of the band lauded as one ...read more

Sat Jul 28

The Lee Sessions

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
5:00 pm :: adm FREE

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Su...read more

Sat Jul 28

Bedrock

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

Over 300,000 years ago during the Palaeolithic Era, dinosaur’s roamed the land, cavemen hunted for their p...read more

Sat Jul 28

Andy Dunne

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
11:30 pm :: adm FREE

First and foremost Andy Dunne is an Entertainer. So many years of playing in pubs and keeping up with the ...read more

Sat Jul 28

The Frets

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
7:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett "The Frisky Irish Whiskey Bar" "It can be tricky to pin down an absolute d...read more

Sat Jul 28

Scapa Flow

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett - Live traditional Irish music from Scapa Flow.

...read more

Sun Jul 29

Traditional Irish Dinner and Show

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett Traditional Irish and Dinner Show! Relax and enjoy delicious food, local be...read more

Sun Jul 29

Big Swinging Mikies

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Born in the Folk House and a neighbouring apartment in Kinsale in the hot summer of 2013, the Big Swingin'...read more

Sun Jul 29

What's That Sound?

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

What's that sound? What's that sound are a 4 piece Funk and Blues acoustic outfit consisting of 4 well est...read more

Sun Jul 29

The Kilkennys

Reardens, Washington St.
10:30 pm :: adm FREE

The Kilkennys are a 4-piece traditional Irish ballad group, who have been entertaining audiences all over ...read more

Sun Jul 29

The Lee Sessions

Charlie's, Union Quay
3:00 pm :: adm FREE

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Su...read more

Mon Jul 30

The Americhanics Monday Music Session

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

Join us for our weekly Monday night gig with The Americhanics - an intimate harmony driven trio session with...read more

Mon Jul 30

Andy Dunne Full Circle

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

The Oliver Plunkett presents 'Andy Dunne Full Circle'. Andy Dunne is an Entertainer / Songwriter from Cork...read more

Mon Jul 30

Sara Bear

Reardens, Washington St.
8:00 pm :: adm FREE

Sara Bear (Sara Ryan) is a singer- songwriter from Kildare originally but now living in the heart of Cork ...read more

Tue Jul 31

Leif

The Welcome Inn, Parnell Place
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

LEIF comprise of Eoin O’ Brien and Conor O’ Sullivan, two of Corks finest musicians. They will take you on an ...read more

Tue Jul 31

Traditional Irish Dinner and Show

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett Traditional Irish and Dinner Show! Relax and enjoy delicious food, local be...read more

Tue Jul 31

The Lee Sessions

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Su...read more

Wed Aug 1

Big Swinging Mikies

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Born in the Folk House and a neighbouring apartment in Kinsale in the hot summer of 2013, the Big Swingin'...read more

Wed Aug 1

What's That Sound?

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

What's that sound? What's that sound are a 4 piece Funk and Blues acoustic outfit consisting of 4 well est...read more

Sat Aug 4

Hot Blooded Animals

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Hot Blooded Animals are one of Coughlans favourite cover bands. A real goodtime classic rock group with years ...read more

Sun Aug 5

The Lee Sessions

Charlie's, Union Quay
3:00 pm :: adm FREE

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Su...read more

Mon Aug 6

The Americhanics Monday Music Session

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

Join us for our weekly Monday night gig with The Americhanics - an intimate harmony driven trio session with...read more

Tue Aug 7

Leif

The Welcome Inn, Parnell Place
9:30 pm :: adm FREE

LEIF comprise of Eoin O’ Brien and Conor O’ Sullivan, two of Corks finest musicians. They will take you on an ...read more

Tue Aug 7

Traditional Irish Dinner and Show

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett Traditional Irish and Dinner Show! Relax and enjoy delicious food, local be...read more

Fri Aug 10

John Blek & Ari Sheehan

Coughlan's
9:00 pm :: adm €12

John Blek will be performing two very special shows in August with long time friend Ari Sheehan. John came...read more

Sat Aug 11

Crazy Chester

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Crazy Chester have been rocking County Cork for some time now, as all you Johnny Cash, Neil Young and Bob ...read more

Sun Aug 12

The Lee Sessions

Charlie's, Union Quay
3:00 pm :: adm FREE

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Su...read more

Mon Aug 13

The Americhanics Monday Music Session

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

Join us for our weekly Monday night gig with The Americhanics - an intimate harmony driven trio session with...read more

Tue Aug 14

A Hawk and A Hacksaw

Cyprus Avenue
8:00 pm :: adm 15

A Hawk and A Hacksaw return with new record ‘Forest Bathing’ this year, inspired by the Japanese medical t...read more

Tue Aug 14

Traditional Irish Dinner and Show

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St.
6:00 pm :: adm FREE

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett Traditional Irish and Dinner Show! Relax and enjoy delicious food, local be...read more

Thu Aug 16

Yorkston Thorne Khan

Coughlan's
9:00 pm :: adm €18.50

An experimental collaborative group that includes James Yorkston one of the most “influential singer/songw...read more

Fri Aug 17

Conan

Cyprus Avenue
9:00 pm :: adm 15

Subtle Beast Promotions presents:

CONAN (Napalm Records)

special guests...read more

Sat Aug 18

Hot Guitars

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Hot Guitars. 10 pm. Adm. Free. The renowned Cork based blues band Hot Guitars regularly perform in a wide v...read more

Sun Aug 19

The Lee Sessions

Charlie's, Union Quay
3:00 pm :: adm FREE

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Su...read more

Mon Aug 20

The Americhanics Monday Music Session

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

Join us for our weekly Monday night gig with The Americhanics - an intimate harmony driven trio session with...read more

Thu Aug 23

Jim White & Clive Barnes

Coughlans
9:00 pm :: adm €15

Jim White gets around. When he’s not releasing his own critically acclaimed solo albums he splits time pro...read more

Sat Aug 25

One Horse Pony

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

From the muddy waters of Ireland’s deep south come One Horse Pony, an alt-roots outfit whose DNA can be traced...read more

Sun Aug 26

The Lee Sessions

Charlie's, Union Quay
3:00 pm :: adm FREE

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Su...read more

Mon Aug 27

The Americhanics Monday Music Session

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

Join us for our weekly Monday night gig with The Americhanics - an intimate harmony driven trio session with...read more

Sat Sep 1

Soul Driven

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Seven piece groove masters, Soul Driven, have been kicking down venue doors all over the country with their ha...read more

Mon Sep 3

The Americhanics Monday Music Session

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

Join us for our weekly Monday night gig with The Americhanics - an intimate harmony driven trio session with...read more

Thu Sep 6

Marsicans

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St.
9:00 pm :: adm 12.50

Marsicans are a young indie band from Leeds whose driving, harmony-laden sound and exciting live shows are...read more

Fri Sep 7

Quiet Lights : Cormac Begley

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
8:00 pm :: adm €10

Islander in association with Coughlan's Live presents; Quiet Lights : Cormac Begley. Cormac will perform his...read more

Sat Sep 8

Quiet Lights : Lisa O'Neill

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
7:00 pm :: adm €16:50

Islander in association with Coughlan's Live presents; Quiet Lights : Lisa O' Neill

...read more

Sat Sep 8

Crazy Chester

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Crazy Chester have been rocking County Cork for some time now, as all you Johnny Cash, Neil Young and Bob Dyla...read more

Sun Sep 9

Quiet Lights : Ye Vagabonds

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
4:00 pm :: adm €15

Islander in association with Coughlan's Live presents; Quiet Lights : Ye Vagabonds

...read more

Mon Sep 10

The Americhanics Monday Music Session

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm FREE

Join us for our weekly Monday night gig with The Americhanics - an intimate harmony driven trio session with...read more

Fri Sep 14

Mark Geary

Coughlan's
9:00 pm :: adm €12

One of the finest song-smiths of his generation, Dublin-born Mark Geary is an intoxicating mix of spontane...read more

Sat Sep 15

Hot Guitars

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Hot Guitars. 10 pm. Adm. Free. The renowned Cork based blues band Hot Guitars regularly perform in a wide v...read more

Thu Sep 20

Chasing Abbey

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St.
8:00 pm :: adm 15

Chasing Abbey are Ro, Bee and Teddy C; the breakout success story of the Irish music scene. The Tullamore grou...read more

Thu Sep 27

#clmf18 - Marc O' Reilly & Band + The Shaker Hymn

Coughlans
9:00 pm :: adm €12

Coughlans Live Music Festival '18

Marc O' Reilly & Band + The Shaker Hymn

Thursday Sept 2...read more

Fri Sep 28

#clmf18 O Emperor

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
11:00 pm :: adm FREE

Coughlans Live Music Festival 2018

O Emperor

We are giving away a limited numbe...read more

Fri Sep 28

#clmf18 I Draw Slow + Orchid Collective

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
7:30 pm :: adm €15

Coughlans Live Music Festival '18

I Draw Slow + special guests Orchid Collective

Friday ...read more

Sat Sep 29

#clmf18 Luka Bloom & Conor O' Sullivan

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
3:00 pm :: adm €20

Coughlans Live Music Festival '18

Luka Bloom + special guest Conor O' Sullivan

<...read more

Sat Sep 29

#clmf18 Mick Flannery & The Ocelots (Sold Out)

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
7:00 pm :: adm €20

Coughlans Live Music Festival '18

Mick Flannery + special guests The Ocelots

read more

Sat Sep 29

#clmf18 The Bonk

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:30 pm :: adm FREE

Coughlans Live Music Festival '18

The Bonk

Saturday Sept 29th. 10:30pm....read more

Sun Sep 30

#clmf18 - The Lost Brothers + Emma Langford (Sold Out)

Coughlans
3:00 pm :: adm €20

Coughlans Live Music Festival '18

The Lost Brothers + special guest Emma Langford

Sunday...read more

Sun Sep 30

#clmf18 Lisa Hannigan & Paddy Dennehy (Sold Out)

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
7:00 pm :: adm €25

Coughlans Live Music Festival '18

Lisa Hannigan + special guest Paddy Dennehy

Sunday Sept ...read more

Sun Sep 30

#clmf18 Niall McCabe Band

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:30 pm :: adm FREE

With their genesis on a small Island off the West Coast of Ireland, The Niall McCabe Band have honed a sound...read more

Sat Oct 6

Pale Waves

Cyprus Avenue
7:00 pm :: adm 16

...read more

Sat Oct 6

Crazy Chester

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Crazy Chester have been rocking County Cork for some time now, as all you Johnny Cash, Neil Young and Bob Dyla...read more

Sun Oct 7

Joan Shelly & guests Maiden Radio

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
8:00 pm :: adm €12

The stunning, self-titled fourth album from the Kentucky singer, songwriter, and guitarist Joan Shelley began,...read more

Thu Oct 11

John Smith

Coughlan's
9:00 pm :: adm €20

Born in Essex and raised in Devon, John Smith has gained a reputation through relentless touring as one of...read more

Sat Oct 13

Hot Blooded Animals

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Hot Blooded Animals are one of Coughlans favourite cover bands. A real goodtime classic rock group with years ...read more

Sun Oct 14

Le Galaxie

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St.
9:00 pm :: adm 17.50

LE GALAXIE don’t come from the stars but to experience them is utterly stellar. They established themselves as...read more

Tue Oct 16

Suuns & Special Guest: Vive La Void (Moon Duo'S Sanae Yamada)

Cyprus Avenue
8:00 pm :: adm 16

This record is definitely looser than our last one," says Suuns singer/guitarist Ben Shemie. "It's not as ...read more

Thu Oct 18

Kate Bush Song Book with Cloudbusting & Special Guest Del Palmer

Cyprus Avenue
7:30 pm :: adm 16

THE KATE BUSH SONG BOOK - 40th ANNIVERSARY TOUR with DEL PALMER

As a young girl Kate Bush...read more

Sat Oct 20

Soul Driven

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
10:00 pm :: adm FREE

Seven piece groove masters, Soul Driven, have been kicking down venue doors all over the country with thei...read more

Sun Oct 21

Kris Drever (Lau, BBC Folk Singer of the Year 2017) + John Blek

Coughlan's
8:00 pm :: adm €17

KRIS DREVER (Lau, BBC Folk Singer of the Year 2017)

with special guest John Blek

read more

Tue Oct 23

Mutual Benefit

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St.
8:00 pm :: adm 15

Mutual Benefit - AKA Jordan Lee - has announced he will headline Cyprus Avenue this October. Lee is current...read more

Thu Oct 25

Vieux Farka Toure

Cyprus Avenue
7:00 pm :: adm 25

Often referred to as “The Hendrix of the Sahara”, Vieux Farka Touré was born in Niafunké, Mali in 1981. He...read more

Sat Oct 27

Hudson Taylor

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St.
7:00 pm :: adm 22.50

Irish duo, brothers Harry and Alfie Hudson Taylor, have just released their ‘Feel It Again’ EP. Their first ne...read more

Sun Oct 28

Delorentos

Cyprus Avenue
7:00 pm :: adm 17.50

Delorentos’ determined rise has been a wonderful (and, at times, tortuous) chaos – break-ups, labels colla...read more

Sun Nov 4

Whenyoung

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St.
9:00 pm :: adm 10

whenyoung are Aoife Power (Vocals/Bass), Niall Burns (Guitar) and Andrew Flood (Drums) who originate from ...read more

Sun Nov 11

Ian Felice

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St.
9:00 pm :: adm 15

Ian Felice, lead singer with Americana heavyweights The Felice Brothers, announces a solo show at Cyprus Avenu...read more

Fri Nov 16

Stephen James Smith Feat Enda Reilly 'My Ireland' Tour

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm €12

Stephen James Smith featuring Enda Reilly 'My Ireland' tour. Stephen James Smith is a Dublin poet and play...read more

Sat Nov 17

Dubioza Kolektiv

Cyprus Avenue
7:30 pm :: adm 30

Politically incorrect Balkan, Ska, Punk, Reggae extravaganza on tour 2018

...read more

Fri Nov 23

Dar Williams

Coughlan's, Douglas St.
9:00 pm :: adm €12

Every new album from Dar Williams represents her thoughts and feelings about both her own life and larger ...read more

Mon Dec 17

Ryan McMullan

Cyprus Avenue
7:30 pm :: adm 15

Ryan McMullan is the real deal. Having been blessed with a voice that can shift effortlessly between the a...read more