An impulse during an improvisation 20 years ago caused Mike Nielsen to pluck the strings on the far side of the bridge of his guitar and in what he ca(...)

The Guilfoyle/Nielsen Trio play Bennigan’s in Derry on Wednesday
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  • August 3, 2019, 05:00

Saturday 03 Dirty Jazz Club   Arthur’s, Dublin, arthurspub.ie  Over the last year, these monthly Saturday nights with the Dirty Jazz Club h(...)

Tommy Halferty

SATURDAY JUNE 9 Carmel McCreagh/Flo McSweeney/Fiachra Trench Arthurs, Dublin, 9.30pm, €12, arthurspub.ie It sounds simple – two singers, one pianist(...)

The New Orleans Swamp Donkeys play the Sugar Club

Saturday 22 Blue Sky Music Listen. Arthurs, Thomas St, Dublin, 8pm, €10, listen.ie Composer Dylan Rynhart’s monthly music salon flies up into the (...)

Tim Berne

Cutting-edge US saxophonist Tim Berne is preparing for a trip to Ireland on a six-date tour with Dublin electro-jazz quartet Oko. But maybe “preparin(...)