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 2015 and 2016.


Wed 17 May

  • The Cranberries – Waterfront Hall, Belfast

Thurs 18 May

  • Gavin DeGraw – Limelight, Belfast
  • Anthony Toner, John McCullough, Matt McGinn – Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart
  • J Hus – Limelight, Belfast

Fri 19 May

  • Ulaid & Duke Special – Culturlann, Belfast
  • Sofar Sounds – Secret Venue
  • Elixir 2 Feat Strange U – Voodoo, Belfast

Sat 20 May

  • The Beach Boys – SSE Arena, Belfast
  • Declan McKenna – Oh Yeah Centre, Belfast
  • Triggerman, Lady J – Nerve Centre, Derry
  • The Velvet Underground & Nico (anniversary tribute) – The MAC, Belfast

Sun 21 May

  • Angel Olsen, Tim Darcy – Empire Music Hall, Belfast

Tues 23 May

  • Glass Wings – Bennigans, Derry

Wed 24 May

  • Enter Shikari, Crossfaith – Limelight, Belfast
  • Aaron Shanley & The Horrortongues (album launch), No Oil Paintings, Bronagh Broderick – McHugh’s, Belfast


Thurs 25 May

  • Talos – Voodoo, Belfast
  • Andy Irvine, Paul Brady – Millennium Forum, Derry
  • Alana Henderson, Rosie Carney, Hannah McPhillimy, LARKS – Oh Yeah Centre, Belfast

Fri 26 May

  • Wookalily – Adrhowen Theatre Gallery Bar, Enniskillen
  • Damo Suzuki with Blue Whale, Robocobra Quartet – Black Box, Belfast

Sat 27 May

  • The Skids, The Defects – Limelight, Belfast
  • Imelda May – Waterfront Hall, Belfast
  • Girls Rock School afternoon – Oh Yeah Centre, Belfast
  • Women’s Work Showcase – Oh Yeah Centre, Belfast
  • Neo Neo: Fears – Black Box, Belfast

Sun 28 May

  • Andy Irvine, Paul Brady – Ulster Hall, Belfast
  • Bird & Bramble launch – Oh Yeah Centre, Belfast

Tues 30 May

  • Garry Talent, Kevin Montgomery – Errigle Inn, Belfast
  • Clean Cut Kid – Voodoo, Belfast

Wed 31 May

  • Glass Wings (EP launch), Our Krypton Son, Sam Wickens – McHugh’s, Belfast

Thurs 1 June

  • The Staves, Mikaela Davis – Limelight 1, Belfast
  • The Rifles – Empire Music Hall, Belfast
  • JP Cooper – Mandela Hall, Belfast
  • Carcer City, Dream Awake, Ketos

Fri 2 June

  • AVA Festival – T13, Belfast

Sat 3 June

  • Jarlath Henderson – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast
  • Musician In Residence (album launch) – Nerve Centre, Belfast

Fri 9 June

  • Life Goals, Peter McVeigh, Nathan O’Regan – McHugh’s, Belfast
  • No Oil Paintings (EP launch) – Black Box, Belfast

Sat 17 June

  • Via Barvikha (EP launch), Junk Drawer, Hand Models, Brash Isaac – McHugh’s, Belfast
  • Sea Pinks (album launch), Oh Boland – Black Box, Belfast