Gig listings for Laois and beyond from September 26 to October 3

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 26

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 26

Heathers

Dolan’s Warehouse Limerick

Joan Armatrading and Chris Wood

UCH Limerick Limerick

Levon Vincent and Hawthorn Headhunters

Twisted Pepper Dublin

Lionel Richie

The Odyssey Arena Belfast

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 27

Trad session

Square Bar Portlaoise

DJ Keith Osbourne

Coppers Portlaoise

The Valves from 4.30pm

Sallys Portlaoise

Arthur’s Day

Various venues Portlaoise

Irish Chamber Orchestra

UCH Limerick Limerick

OM: Irish Debut

The Twisted Pepper Dublin

Scullion

Triskel Christchurch Cork

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 28

The Little Smoke EP launch

Kavanaghs Portlaoise

Pat McManus

Bar Habana Portlaoise

DJ Richie Shirley

Coppers Portlaoise

Monsieur Lazhar

Dunamaise Portlaoise

Amadans and Bodhrans

The Oliver Plunkett Cork

Session Americana

Whelan’s Dublin

World Service: Low Profile

The Twisted Pepper Dublin

SATURDAY SPETEMBER 29

James O’ Connor

Bar Habana Portlaoise

Macy South

Square Bar Portlaoise

DJ Keith Osbourne

Coppers Portlaoise

Paul Norton

Welcome Inn Portlaoise

DJ Lou Lou

Coppers Portlaoise

Jack L

Dunamaise Portlaoise

Spring Break

Set Kilkenny

Bressie

Olympia Theatre Dublin

Declan O’Rourke

The Nerve Centre Derry

Jerry Fish

Roisin Dubh Galway

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 30

Brian O’ Mahoney

Square Bar Portlaoise

DJ Snoop

Coppers Portlaoise

The Big Bamboo

Welcome Inn Portlaoise

Galway Jazz Festival

Various Venues Galway

Steve Cooney

Vicar Street Dublin

Yeasayer

The Button Factory Dublin

MONDAY OCTOBER 1

Bastille

The Academy 2 Dublin

Beamish Cork Folk Festival

Beamish and Crawford Brewery

Devon Sproule

Whelan’s Dublin

Scissor Sisters

Olympia Theatre Dublin

TUESDAY OCTOBER 2

It Happened One Night

Dunamaise Portlaoise

Chris Isaak, Paul Freeman

Olympia Theatre Dublin

The Temper Trap

The Academy Dublin

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 3

Sinnerboy

Whelan’s Dublin