What's on: Thursday, April 11

From trance anthems, to soulful blues and roots... there's something for all musical tastes in Cork tonight.
What's on: Thursday, April 11
Showhawk Duo are at Cyprus Avenue


Cyprus Avenue, Caroline St. Showhawk Duo 7.30pm, adm €20

The Showhawk Duo will be tearing it up across Ireland and the UK in 2019 on their biggest and best tour to date. Featuring trance anthems, crazy guitar licks and more subwoofer than you can handle, it shall be epic!

Charlie's, Union Quay Eileen Healy & Friends 9.30pm, adm free

Soulful duo playing a mix of Neil Young, Dylan, Martyn and lots more with some originals thrown in for good measure. Guitar, vocals and fiddle. Folk, blues and roots.

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!

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! Will be an interesting one. Musicians welcome to come along and jump in for a tune.

Reardens, Washington St. Gypsy Sons 10pm, 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.

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St. Plectrum Electrum 10pm, adm free

Live music downstairs in The Oliver Plunkett Bar, Plectrum Electrum take to the stage from 10pm.

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St. The Midnight Rambles 11.30pm, adm free

'The Midnight Rambles' are a new jamming session! Join 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 Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St. Traditional Irish Dinner and Show 7pm, adm free

Upstairs at The Frisky Whiskey Bar - Come and experience the amazing The Oliver Plunkett Hooley and take part in the Traditional Irish Dinner and Show experience Sunday to Thursday from 7pm.

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

Come in and join them at Dwyers for the best in authentic trad played by Ireland's best musicians.

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

Tonight its a great guitarist for some real show-stopping music.

Crane Lane Theatre, Phoenix St. Stuart Wilde & The Birdmen 11.50pm, adm free

The Birdmen are a four piece band playing everything from Bob Dylan to The Beastie Boys. Blues/Folk/Rock & Hip Hop. The Birdmen are Stuart Wilde, Herbie Macken, Dan Thornhill & Wally.

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!


Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. Foxtrot (15a) 8.30pm, adm €9.50 / €7.50 113 mins – Israel/Switzerland/Germany/France 2017 – Subtitles. Dir: Samuel Maoz Starring: Lior Ashkenazi, Sarah Adler and Yonaton Shiray

This award-winning film charts the story of a troubled family who are forced to confront difficult truths when they receive shocking news from their son's desolate military post.

Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St. Border (16) 1.30pm, adm €6.50 / €5.50 111 mins – Sweden/Denmark 2018 – Subtitles – Dir: Ali Abbasi Starring: Eva Melander, Eero Milonoff and Jörgen Thorsson

Customs officer Tina is known for her extraordinary heightened sense of smell which can detect guilt, fear and unease. When Vore crosses her path, she finds herself instinctively drawn to him.

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

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. His new exhibition, Shackled to Belligerent Ghosts is running at the Triskel.  Monday - Saturday 10am - 8pm Sunday 12pm - 8pm

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