Jim Carroll

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Here comes the Hard Working Class Heroes Class of 2016

The line-up for Ireland’s annual music showcase has been announced

One in a hundred: Young Earth

Wed, Aug 17, 2016, 14:23

   

Here’s the line up for Hard Working Class Heroes 2016 which takes place across Dublin from October 6 to 8:

A.S. Fanning
Adultrock
AikJ
Ailbhe Reddy
Alana Henderson
BARQ
Basciville
Beach
Birds of Olympus
Bitch Falcon
Black Wing Bird
BlueMusic
Brian Casey
Buffalo Woman
Callum Stewart
Chris Kabs
Clarence & The Winters
Comrade Hat
Cormac O Caoimh
Craig Gallagher
Cult Called Man
Dammy Ari
Damola
Daniel McDermott
Davina and the Messengers
ELE
Elephant
Ella Naseeb
Elm
Eoin Dolan
Erica-Cody
Evvol
Exiles
EXPLODING EYES
Fangclub
Fontaines
Galants
Ger Fox Sailing
HAIL THE GHOST
Half Of Me
handsome eric
Harbouring Oceans
HAWK
Hiva Oa
JAFARIS
Jealous of the Birds
Junk Drawer
Kid Karate
Le Boom
Loah
Maija Sofia
Maria Kelly
Miles Graham
moossmann
Naoise Roo
New Pope
New Portals
New Valley Wolves
Nocturnes
Oh Boland
Oh Joy
Orchid Collective
Paddy Dennehy & The Red Herring
Paddy Mulcahy
PALE RIVERS
Participant
Patrick Freeman
Paul Creane
Peppy
Petty Youth
R.S.A.G.
Rocstrong
Rosie Carney
Rusangano Family
Samyel
SARAMAI
Search Party Animal
Slow Riot
Soule
Stephen Robinson
Strength
Super Silly
swords
Tablets
Talos
Tara Lee
Tebi Rex
The Blizzards
The Ocelots
The Shaker Hymn
Tiz McNamara
TOUTS
Train Room
Tuath
Video Blue
Vulpynes
Wake America
Wastefellow
We, the Oceanographers
whenyoung
Whim
WOLFF
Wyvern Lingo
Yonen
Young Earth

Venues: you’ll find the above acts playing in The Workman’s Club, Wigwam, The Chocolate Factory, Odessa, Tengu and The Mezz.

Tickets: weekend tickets are €45.00, nightly tickets are €20, venue tickets are €10 and all are now on sale here.

Conor Walsh Memorial Bursary: the inaugural Conor Walsh Memorial Bursary, to commemorate the Co Mayo musician who died earlier this year, will be awarded during the festival. “At HWCH this year we will ask all 100 bands participating to vote for the act who most embodies Conor’s talent and bravery among their number. That act will be awarded €2,500 toward a recording or tour bill.”