ViolinThe music scene in Dublin is lively and vibrant. Dublin prides itself on being a musical city and has produced such famous musical acts as U2, The Frames and The Dubliners. There are many live music venues in Dublin where you can listen to a range of bands from heavy metal to traditional.

Traditional music is what a lot of people want to hear when they visit Dublin, and there is ample opportunity. The most common place to hear live traditional music is in a pub, but you should also check any of the regular listings in the newspapers and our Events Calendar.

Interested in finding out about the music scene in Dublin? Learn more about bands and musicians who are performing in Dublin soon. Find your nearest music venue and check out the upcoming gigs in the Dublin area!

Links and Resources

  • Ticketmaster
    Offers information on venues and ticket prices for the upcoming concerts in Ireland. Ticketsmaster is the main Irish agency for purchasing tickets to concerts, gigs, festivals and shows in Ireland. more >>
  • TradConnect_ TradConnect
    The aim of the TradConnect site is to connect people that are learning and playing traditional Irish music with other players in their area...more >>
    MCD is a music promotional company in Ireland who offers information on gigs and events in Dublin and around the country.Their website also includes reviews and competitions. more >>
  • Dublin Tourist
    This website offers a detailed alphabetical list of concert and music venues throughout Dublin.
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    Information on live music and music news in Dublin and around the country. Gives comprehensive listings of whats on where and how much it costs.
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