What's on: Thursday, May 30

From Tasty Thursday Sessions, to traditional folk sessions, check out what is on in Cork city tonight
What's on: Thursday, May 30
Mild Orange.


Charlie's, Union Quay Jawbone 9.30pm, adm free

Tasty Thursday’s Sessions with Jawbone an acoustic folk and blues band, with your host Phil Christie and Alan Comerford. They are often joined by a host of guest performers playing all things blues, country, rock ‘n’ roll and bluegrass.

Reardens, Washington St. Gypsy Sons 10.30pm, adm free

Gypsy Sons are a two-piece function based in Ireland. They play a wide variety of music all across the country and abroad.

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!

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 - Thursday. For bookings please email info@theoliverplunkett.com

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

Tonight it's session night for all musicians who like to perform, a great night assured.

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.

The Roundy, Castle St. Mild Orange (Nz) & Guest 8.30pm, adm €12

Plugd are super excited to welcome Mild Orange to Cork, extra special guest announcement imminent. Mild Orange is an eclectic of 'melting melodies'–an energy and vibrancy derived from a lust for smooth sounds. Tickets €12 instore or at uTicket.ie

Crane Lane Theatre, Phoenix St. The Tan Jackets 11.50pm, adm free

The Tan Jackets perform covers of song by bands often to referred to as punk rock and 60s psychedelia, from Them, The Sonics, MC5 and a few more. Dirty Dancing for Dirty Dancers.

Dwyers Of Cork, 28 Washington St. The Lee Sessions at Dwyers 7pm, adm free

Get a taste of real authentic trad music at one of Dwyers Sessions. The best of Irish musicians accompanied from time to time by talented Irish dancers.

Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St. Smooth Sailing: A Voyage Through Yacht Rock 9pm, adm €10

‘Smooth Sailing: A Voyage Through Yacht Rock’ is a loving tribute to all things yachty, docking Thursday may 30 in Cork’s recently revamped Cyprus Avenue. An homage to the music of Steely Dan, Christopher Cross, Kenny Loggins and the undisputed Lord High Admiral of yacht rock, Michael McDonald, all proceeds from the concert go to Noah’s Wish To Walk. Tickets from eventbrite

Franciscan Well Brew Pub, North Mall Colin McLean Latin Trio 7pm, adm free

Colin McLean has been performing throughout the country for the past 15 years. He has played classical guitar in every major concert hall in Ireland including National Concert Hall, Cork Opera House and the Concert Hall Limerick. He has toured with many different groups encompassing various genres. He has played concertos with orchestras and given solo, duo, trio and quartet recitals both at home and abroad.

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

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Features giants of trad music, Eoin Ó Riabhaigh, Johnny McCarthy and Aidan Coffey with special guest musicians every week.

An Spailpín Fánach, South Main St The Lee Sessions 9.30pm, adm free

Features some wonderful musicians and singers led by Cork’s own William Hammond!


Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. High Life (18) [f-rated] 8.30pm, adm €9.50 / €7.50

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche and André Benjamin. A man and his infant daughter live together aboard a spacecraft as they approach the black hole in which all time and space cease to exist.

Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. Mid90s (16) 6.30pm, adm €9.50 / €7.50

Starring: Sunny Suljic, Katherine Waterston and Lucas Hedges Stevie is a thirteen-year-old boy in LA who spends his summer navigating between his troubled home life and a group of new friends that he meets at a Motor Avenue skate shop.

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