Our weekly trad session has a mix of jigs and reels and great Irish songs in both Irish and English. With a bit of gypsy jazz and hillbilly thrown in the mix it's always a lively session.
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. Join them upstairs in The Frisky Whiskey Bar where a selection of Traditional Irish meals are served as part of a three-course dinner. Top class entertainment by some of the best local traditional musicians and dancers performing the finest in jigs, reels and other Irish music styles will accompany your meal for the ultimate Irish entertainment experience.
The Hecklin’ Dogs are a Cork city based four-piece rhythm and blues/rock and roll outfit. Featuring Robbie Barron and Declan Hogge on guitars and vocals, Brian Hennessy on Bass and John Quirke on drums, the band covers a wide range of goodtime rocking hits from Muddy Waters, Neil Young, Peter Green, The Beatles and many more.
Craic agus Ceol with live music from 3 of a kind from 10:30 pm in Reardens Bar. Food served until late!
Leif comprise of Eoin O’ Brien and Conor O’ Sullivan, two of Cork's finest musicians. They will take you on an eclectic journey through some of Ireland's finest tunes and ballads. A candlelit, stove side trad session that really has to be seen to be believed.
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 brilliant session, featuring some of the country’s finest traditional musicians, takes place in The Oliver Plunkett, one of Cork's longest established trad music houses.
If you love music and you love Bingo, then there's nowhere else to be of a Tuesday. Drinks and prizes galore and fun to be had. Bring your friends and bring a parent to the Bru Bar for our Sm;)e Music Bingo Bonanza.
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