Alain Delon presents:
Ben Salter (Aust)
Stand-up from Sean Coughlan.
And some fine indie rock from New Zealand and Australia because everyone loves The Go-Betweens and should love The Clean.
This Thursday @ The Roundy.
Ben Salter: Best known as a founding member of The Gin Club, Giants of Science and The Wilson Pickers, Brisbane-based singer-songwriter Ben Salter has also been a solo performer in his own right for over ten years. He has played throughout Australia and Europe, where his striking vocal range and captivating lyricism have drawn comparisons to Neil Finn, Elliot Smith and Nick Drake.
The Painkillers: A newly emerging 2 piece band, combining folk, rock and jazz. Influences from 40's jazz, 50's rockabilly, garage 60's and late 70's punk. We wanna kill your pain, by having you dance.
Diarmuid O Leary: was born just a quater of a century ago in cork city in a hospital someplace. Only the last four years however have been any use to him at all, following the birth of his creative life. His music career is in its infancy at this moment but plans are afoot.
Sean Coughlan: Is an up and coming comedian based in Cork. He has played all over Ireland and in London. He has just returned from Kilkenny where he performed during The Cat Laughs Fringe. Sean is also the subject of a documentary about stand-up comedy, Stand Up or Die Trying, which is currently filming.