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The Grand Social Dublin


Dutch alternative rock band rolled into or should I say strutted into Dublin’s The Grand Social, bringing with them Brighton’s three piece electro punk outfit CLT DRP.The night was a total sell out and the room was rammed. Opening the night were as mentioned Brighton band CLT DRP, taking to the stage at 8pm to …

London’s rock/punk outfit False Heads played a blistering set in support of their album Sick Moon only released last month. Support on the night came from  Belfast/Antrim indie rock boys Red Eye Pariah & Dublin grunge lads Strangers With Guns both bands warming the audience up nicely.

Dr Robert and the guys that are The Blow Monkeys brought their 40th anniversary show to Dublin’s The Grand Social opting for no support and having the DJ Superfly Funk and Soul from Belfast before they were to play.It was a night spanning their 11 album career and the odd song from Dr. Roberts solo, …

New York blackened death metal band Imperial Triumphant graced the stage of Dublin’s The Grand Social for their Mother of Greed tour.Starting the show with an intro where each member took to the stage separately starting with Kenny Grohowski – drums, then Steve Blanco – bass, vocals, keyboards and finally Zachary Ilya Ezrin – vocals, …

Aggrotech masters Combichrist brought their Europe Not My Enemy tour to Dublin and with them were synthwave maestro’s Priest and doom trap mistress Mimi Barks Opening the night was Mimi Barks and hailing from Berlin now based in London since 2019 and a two piece, backed by a drummer, between the pair of them they …

I have waited since 2020 for this show to happen and man it didn’t disappoint, Bridge City Sinners lived up to everything I had hoped. It was a rowdy mix of upright bass, violin, guitar, banjo, mandolin & ukulele folksy punk rockBut the venue could have done with a few more fans going on the …

Stoner Rock / Psychedelic Rock filled the main venue of The Grand Social Dublin as Nebula ( Los Angeles) and The Atomic Bitchwax (New Jersey) played a double header.Things were delayed for maybe half an hour as one of the bands were held up as Irish customs and arrived to venue later then excepted.But hey …

The fantastic punk as F***! Bridge City Sinners are soon to embark on a large European tour and stopping off in the UK for a number of date and also jumping the channel for some Irish dates.Hailing from  Pacific Northwest their sound has been described as prohibition era jazz to Appalachian death folk. The band …

The Road to The Great Escape a series of live music showcases held across England cities and Dublin in various venues.I manged to catch the second night in The Grand Social Dublin where on the bill were. Highschool / English Teacher & The Clockworks.Opening the show fall on Melbourne band Highschool, now I think are …