At the end of Sept 2003, Cyprus Avenue flung open its doors as an intimate gig venue in the heart of Cork City.
Over the last 5 years, we have been lucky to have so many acts grace our stage including: Snow Patrol, The Thrills, Duffy, Laura Izibor, Editors, Ocean Colour Scene, Duke Special, Saul Williams, Delorentos, Cathy Davey, Dirty Pretty Things, Paddy Casey, The Automatic, The Pigeon Detectives, Republic Of Loose, Mundy, Sharon Shannon, Therapy?, Kila, The Blizzards, Damien Dempsey, New Young Pony Club, The Go! Team, The Bluetones, American Music Club, Marky Ramone (Ramones), The Beat, Chris Pontius (Jackass), Sultans Of Ping, Director, Frank & Walters, Rubyhorse, Stars, Asian Dub Foundation, Josh Rouse, Erin McKeown, Fionn Regan, British Sea Power, Sons & Daughters, The Twang, Cooper Temple Clause, Nine Black Alps, The Pharcyde, Buck 65, Reamonn, Future Kings Of Spain, The Wedding Present, House Of Love, Jack L, Sophie B Hawkins, Sandi Thom, Lloyd Cole, Richie Havens, Ronnie Drew, Gemma Hayes, Declan O Rourke, Lisa Hannigan...& many many more.
To celebrate our 5th birthday, we're putting together a special programme between end Sept, right through the month of October, selecting some of our favourite acts who have played with us over the years, and throwing in one or two of our heroes, while always looking forward to bringing fresh quality acts into Cork.
The first announcement for will be made at 11pm on Monday 16th June, and go on sale at midnight the same night.
They are quite an influential act and one of our personal faves......