What's on: Friday May 24

Coughlan's host a BRIJ Cork Fundraiser -  integration for residents of Direct Provision tonight. Find out what else is on around Cork city
What's on: Friday May 24
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LIVE MUSIC

Reardens, Washington St. Bluemoose 10.30pm, adm Free before 10pm

Bluemoose are constantly on tour, both at home and in the UK, bringing their energetic and entertaining live show to thousands of frantic spectators, through an average of 240 shows annually. Consisting of four experienced professional musicians from various parts of Ireland, the cover band based out of Wexford, have been performing at some of Irelands highest profile events, headlining and also sharing stages with some top name chart acts both at home and abroad. Not only do Bluemoose put extraordinary energy into their stage performance but also into their show production as a whole. Top of the range sound equipment combined with state of the art lighting and effects separates them from the norm. The ability to cater for any occasion has seen Bluemoose build up an enviable following of supporters and their constant interaction with these loyal friends has seen their popularity and profile blossom.

Dwyers Of Cork, 28 Washington St. King K 10.30pm, adm free

Five-piece cover band that play all varieties of music specialising in good time tunes. They take pride in being able to play any style of music if requested! King K covers music of many styles from the 50’s right up to the present day. With an absolutely huge repertoire, we can cater to all ages and tastes!

Coughlan's, Douglas St. BRIJ Cork Fundraiser: Integration for residents of Direct Provision 8.30pm, adm €12

BRIJ CORK FUNDRAISER: Integration for Residents of Direct Provision. Featuring Elaine Malone / Laurie Shaw / Damsel / Saint Caoilian / Gadget and The Cloud.

The Welcome Inn, Parnell Place Kenny Live!

10.30pm, adm free

Kenny Live has long been a mainstay here at The Welcome. A powerful vocal performance coupled with vibrant acoustic guitar proves a massive hit with locals and visitors alike. A very wide range of songs with everything from Johnny Logan to the Dubliners involved.

Charlie's, Union Quay The Professional Blues Band 10.30pm, adm free

The Professional Blues (formerly quiet blues band) play the best of the blues with no guitar. Ribald rock 'n' roll and salacious soul. The gents line up on drums, electric bass, piano and tenor SAX with a selection of numbers from Little Richard, Ray Charles, Louis Prima, Ernie K Doe no more.

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

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. Supported by Cork City Council, this trad session series runs all year round, and features world-class musicians and singers, in Cork's most iconic bars. These renowned sessions, which enhance Cork's reputation as THE traditional music capital, are an absolute must-see, for locals and visitors alike! This weekly session takes place in one of Cork's most famous bars, An Spailpín Fánach, and features some wonderful musicians and singers!

DJ / NIGHTLIFE 

Crane Lane Theatre, Phoenix St. Fiesta Latina With DJ Wilros 9pm, adm free

Latin night event playing the best in, Reggaeton, Salsa, Merengue, Bachata & Samba.

 

COMEDY

City Limits, Coburg St. Andrew Ryan, Brian Gallagher, and Guests 9pm, adm €15/€18

Award-winning Andrew Ryan is a Cork comedian making it big in England. Andrew just won the 2018 Leicester Comedy Festival Best Show Award, this is a big deal. He has also appeared on the Russell Howard show.

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