Hamell on Trial at Cyprus Avenue

Friday, April 25th, 2008 Posted in corkgigs, Cyprus Avenue, Ireland, Live Music, Music, Photography | No Comments »

The irreverent New Yorker Hamell on Trial came to town back in February and is always a must-see.  I hadn't seen him since the days of the long-gone Lobby where I had been warned by friends not to sit up ...

Honest Spud Leonard at Cyprus Avenue

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008 Posted in corkgigs, Cyprus Avenue, Ireland, Live Music, Music, Photography | 1 Comment »

One of Cork's finest, Honest Spud Leonard, opened up for Hamell on Trial back in February for Hamell on Trial.  Sweet gig to get, especially as he had made the trip to London to see Hamell play on the same ...

Skinny Patrini at Cyprus Avenue

Monday, April 21st, 2008 Posted in corkgigs, Cyprus Avenue, Ireland, Live Music, Music, Photography | No Comments »

Polish duo Skinny Patrini (be warned, some photos on their MySpace are NSFW but then who gets away with MySpace at work???) played Cyprus Avenue at the start of April with Elk opening up the night. I'm not too ...

Elk at Cyprus Avenue

Sunday, April 20th, 2008 Posted in corkgigs, Cyprus Avenue, Ireland, Live Music, Music, Photography | 1 Comment »

Cork band Elk played in Cyprus Avenue back on April 1st as part of the Melting Pot series of gigs.  They're a bit heavy for my liking but they know how to put on a good show all the same.  ...

Reasons to be Beautiful at Cyprus Avenue – NSMA 2008

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008 Posted in corkgigs, Cyprus Avenue, Ireland, Live Music, Music, Photography | No Comments »

Reasons to be Beautiful were the third act up at Cyprus Avenue last week for the NSMA after Sonus and Philtre.  Nay has a good write-up on all the acts on the night and some great photos to boot. See some ...