Sunday, 01 December 2013 16:54
"Chris de Burgh? Albini's impression of Timo? You had to be there" - MacDara Conroy reports from Shellac's gig at Whelan's on 20th November
Sunday, 04 August 2013 14:33
"The thought occurs that it’s an audacious move to casually throw out one of their biggest hits as a set opener, until you remember they have loads of them" says Neill Dougan of Blur's Royal Hospital gig last week.
Monday, 03 June 2013 21:49
'By the end of the set, he's whooping away, and the half-full venue chants for one more tune in a way that Dublin crowds don't really tend to since everybody became cool.' - Joss Moorkens on This Is The Kit's recent gig in Whelan's.
Monday, 13 May 2013 21:09
'He knows his way around a melody the way Jimmy Savile knows his way around a sweet shop' - Annabel Minsk-Treacham popped into The Dudley Corporation's album launch last Saturday.
Friday, 03 May 2013 13:47
'This is really what makes this concert so astonishing, the sense of free, almost combustible artistry, the coaxing sensuality coupled with a sense of boundary and mystery' - Siobhán Kane on Angel Olsen's Thursday night Whelan's gig.