Gig Listings

gig listings

Your guide to all the best music gigs from Northern Ireland. If you have a gig you would like us to list here please send the details to: gigs@chordblossom.com

Want to check out the awesome gigs that took place in Northern Ireland previously? Check out our archive gig listings for 20152016 and 2017.


Sun 27 May

  • Wood Burning Savages (album launch), Wynona Bleach, Molly Sterling, Waldorf & Cannon – Limelight, Belfast
  • Andy Votel – Menagerie, Belfast

Mon 28 May

  • Blue Rose Code – Black Box, Belfast

Tues 29 May

  • Cora Kelly, Black North, Eilis Mulholland – Sunflower, Belfast

Wed 30 May

  • Ichos – Empire Music Hall, Belfast

Fri 1 June

  • Reef, Toploader, Rews – Rugby Club, Holywood
  • Unyielding Love, Nomadic Rituals, No Great Loss, On Parole – Voodoo, Belfast
  • Ben Glover, Anthony Toner, Malojian, Matt McGinn, John McCullough – Black Box, Belfast
  • Gerry Cinnamon – Limelight, Belfast
  • Joshua Burnside – Strand Arts Centre, Belfast
  • The Sound of Revolution: Our Krypton Son, Reevah – Nerve Centre, Derry

Sat 2 June

  • The Boomtown Rats, Wood Burning Savages – Rugby Club, Holywood
  • Reevah (EP launch), Brash Isaac, Rebecca Mulhern – Bennigans, Derry
  • Meta Meta – Black Box, Belfast
  • Hunkpapa – Market Place Theatre, Armagh
  • Monster Magnet – Limelight, Belfast
  • The Sound of Revolution: Rosborough, Foreign Owl, Cherym – Nerve Centre, Derry

Sun 3 June

  • Ryan McMullan, Joshua Burnside, Michael Kerr, Rebekah Fitch – Rugby Club, Holywood
  • Lindi Ortega – Empire Music Hall, Belfast
  • Robb Murphy & The Ulster String Quartet, Randall Stephen Hall, Brigid O’Neill – 101 Donegall Street, Belfast

Tues 5 June

  • Black Moon: Girls to the Front – Black Box, Belfast

Wed 6 June

  • Siobhan Day, Lucy Bell, Eilis Mulholland – Sunflower Bar, Belfast
  • Wookalily – The Spaniard, Belfast
  • The Rooftop Sessions: Brigid Mae Power – Oh Yeah Music Centre, Belfast

Thurs 7 June

  • Black Stone Cherry, New Valley Wolves – Telegraph Building, Belfast
  • The Magic Numbers – Empire Music Hall, Belfast

Fri 8 June

  • Belfest – Bar Sub, QUBSU, Belfast
  • Soley – Strand Arts Centre, Belfast
  • Brigid O’Neill – Eastside Arts Centre, Belfast

Sat 9 June

  • Sound of the Shore Festival – Ballyronan
  • Women’s Work Showcase – Oh Yeah Music Centre, Belfast

Sun 10 June

  • Bird & Bramble: Joni’s Story – Oh Yeah Music Centre, Belfast
  • Rolo Tomassi – Empire Music Hall, Belfast
  • The Bar Stool Preachers, The Vibes, Anto Depresants, Madhouse, No Matter, Belwood – Foundry, Belfast

Tues 12 June

  • Lisa Hannigan, ROE – Guildhall, Derry

Thurs 14 June

  • The Mad Dalton (album launch), Lauren Bird, Giraffe Stairs – Black Box, Belfast

Fri 15 June

  • Girls Names (album launch) – Black Box, Belfast
  • Wynona Bleach, ROE, Ember Trails, Dirty Faces – Voodoo, Belfast
  • The Bonnevilles, Amy Montgomery – Mandela Hall, Belfast
  • Lunasa – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast

Sat 16 June

  • Kaz Hawkins & Sam York – Market Place Theatre, Armagh

Sun 17 June

  • CW Stoneking – Black Box, Belfast

Fri 22 June

  • No Oil Paintings, Buffalo Bay – Voodoo, Belfast
  • Malojian – The American Bar, Belfast

Sat 23 June

  • Peter McVeigh – Sunflower Bar, Belfast
  • WASPS (single launch) – Foundry, Belfast
  • Riley Pearce – The American Bar, Belfast
  • Paper/Boy, Oh Boland – Nerve Centre, Derry

Thurs 28 June

  • American Guinea Pig (EP launch), The Fake Flirtations, Search Party, Cherym – Love & Death, Belfast

Fri 29 June

  • Joshua Burnside (EP launch), Brash Isaac, Lambing Season – Empire Music Hall, Belfast


Sat 30 June

  • Our Back Yard festival – Plantation Road, Craigavon