What's on: Thursday, May 9

It's a busy night across Cork city tonight with gigs by Simone Felice, De Temps Antan, Electric Six, Big Miz and more
What's on: Thursday, May 9
French-Canadian folk super group De Temps Antan are at Triskel Arts Centre tonight.


Coughlan's, Douglas St. Simone Felice 9pm, adm €18.50

The last few years have been busy for Simone Felice with producing award–winning albums for The Lumineers and Bat for Lashesand, new projects with Conor Oberstand and Pheobe Bridgers. He returns to Cork with new material of his own and his highly acclaimed album, The Projector.

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St. Electric Six 7.30pm, adm €22.50

With its fourteenth studio album Bride of the Devil, Electric Six examines the concepts of evil and corruption, humanity’s various falls from grace, the nine circles of purgatory and of course, the internet itself. 

Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. De Temps Antan 8pm, adm €17 / €14

The incredible De Temps Antan have captured the hearts of audiences across the globe with their stunning interpretations of time-honoured melodies from Quebec’s musical past. Driven by the stomping “tac-tic-a-tac” of “les pieds” (a type of clog), their rough-hewn sound is an utterly infectious mix of boundless energy and joie de vivre. The group’s live shows are dosed with catchy honkytonk tunes, uncontrolled laughter, and sudden, impromptu shifts in rhythm and harmony – so expect the unexpected! 

Dwyers Of Cork, 28 Washington St. Dwyers Traditional Irish Session 7pm, adm free

Join them for the best in authentic trad played by Ireland's best musicians.

Dwyers Of Cork, 28 Washington St. Dwyers Warehouse Sessions 9.30pm, adm free

The Guilty Judges and The Ill Winds are having a jam session. Musicians welcome to come along and jump in for a tune.

The Welcome Inn, Parnell Place Ballads & Banjos 9.30pm, adm free

One of Cork's finest traditional and folk sessions. A different blend of musicians every week but always the same result, daecent music, and mighty craic! come check it out for yourself.

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St. Traditional Irish Dinner and Show 6pm and 8pm, adm free

Upstairs at The Oliver Plunkett! Welcome to The Traditional Irish and Dinner Show at The Oliver Plunkett. Performances at 6pm and 8pm sharp Sunday to Thursday. For bookings please email info@theoliverplunkett.com

The Corner House, Coburg St. Lee Delta Blues Club 9.30pm, adm free

Tonight resident band The Dizzy Blues entertain, a great night of Blues music.

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St. Music Cork: Old Oak - Josh Gray, Aimee, Ryan Mack 8.30pm, adm free

Music Cork presents Josh Gray, Aimee, Ryan Mack.

Reardens, Washington St. The Guilty Judges 10pm, adm free

The Guilty Judges are a three piece Pop covers band that are quickly making a name for themselves as one of the most coveted wedding bands in the country. With high-energy live shows the Guilty Judges perform a wide range of genres that is sure to keep you on the dancefloor from start to finish.

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St. The Midnight Rambles 12 am, adm free

'The Midnight Rambles' are The Oliver Plunkett's jamming sessions. Join Edel Curtin and some of Cork's finest musicians for an almighty shindig! An acoustic session in the middle of the downstairs bar covering all styles of music. All musicians and music lovers are welcome to join us to play or just sit back and listen!

Sin É, Coburg St. The Lee Sessions 6.30pm and 8pm, adm free

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

The Corner House, Coburg St. The Lee Sessions 6pm, adm free

Features giants of trad music, Eoin Ó Riabhaigh, Johnny McCarthy and Aidan Coffey with special guest musicians every week.


Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St. Jive Presents: Big Miz 11pm, adm €10/€12.50/€15

The Glaswegian producer and DJ has achieved great success very early on in his career through his longstanding appearance on the house and techno scene within his home city. His current Rinse FM residency and past project and highly respected club night Offbeat, have been integral to his flexibility as an artist with the continued showcasing of diverse and wide-ranging electronic dance music. 

Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. Stephen Dunne: Shackled To Belligerent Ghosts 10 am, adm free

Triskel Gallery Space, Stephen Dunne’s work operates across the registers of painting, drawing and moving image. He produces his work in a spontaneous manner and attempts to draw upon the unconscious as source material. 

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