Kris Allen Quartet

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Kris Allen- Alto Sax ( US) Jen Allen- Piano- (US) Dan Bodwell- Bass- ( Ireland) Shane O’Donovan- ( Ireland)

doors 9 music 9.30 entry 10e “Allen and his quartet tied up Manhattan’s jazz past and its vibrant jazz present with contagious grooves and kinetic compositions. Pray this quartet hits your town soon.” – Ken Micallef, Downbeat http://www.downbeat.com/default.asp?sect=news&subsect=news_detail&nid=3348 “Today’s saxophone dream band”- Jazziz Magazine http://www.jazziz.com/pageflip/sept-2016live/html5/index.html?page=1 “One of the better new releases to come out this year.”- ★ ★ ★ ★ Ed Enright, Downbeat http://www.downbeat.com/default.asp?sect=reviews#8 “Startling Creativity”- Mike Greenblatt, Classicalite.com http://www.classicalite.com/articles/40791/20160718/sax-man-kris-allen-composes-performs-beloved- ones-life-review.htm Writing strong compositions for a simpatico quartet with its own sound and identity, Kris Allen goes from strength to strength. – New York City Jazz Record

Square Pegs

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Colm Quearney, Graham Hopkins, Keith Duffy, Justin Carroll & Conor Brady gather as often as poss, when not touring with other artists, to pay homage to the sound of Chicago Blues, 50′s R&B, New Orleans Blues. At their gigs a good-time is always had!

Doors 9.30 Music 10 Entry 10e

Dean Friedman 23rd/24th

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Hailed by critics and fans alike as a one of the finest songwriters of his generation, Dean Friedman has achieved legendary, pop-icon status for chart-topping hits, Ariel, Lucky Stars, Lydia, Woman of Mine, McDonald’s Girl and more.

Dean celebrates the 40th anniversary of ‘Well,Well, Said The Rocking Chair’ and will preform the album live in its entirety

Saturday doors 9 music 9.30 Sunday doors 4 music 4.30 Tickets from www.deanfriedman.com

A Tribute to Brian Smyth of JJ’s

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In memory of Brian Smyth who did so much for the blues and jazz scene over the decades in JJ Smyths we host a night of Blues and Jazz music at Arthur’s.

All funds that are raised on the night will go into the Brian Smyth Fund of Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland (SBHI), which Brian supported over a number of years. Money raised will be used to support funding application SBHI receive from their members for urgent materials or appliances they may need. They will let the members know where the money has come from and, if it is not confidential, SBHI will ask them if they are happy for them to share their information with the public. The Line up: The Nigel Mooney Quinet The Richie Buckley Quintet Donal Kirk and Anto Drennan plus guests! Doors 7pm and music from 7.30  # SOLD OUT!! “if you would like to make a donation please visitwww.sbhi.ie and cite the Brian Smyth Fund when donating Please arrive early!

Location

  • 28 Thomas Street
    D08 VF83 - Dublin

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Opening Hours

Mon-Thu: 12pm - 11.30pm
Fri-Sat: 12pm - 00.30pm
Sun: 12pm - 11pm