MusicTown

Online, Thursday 15th April - Sunday 25th April

Over the past four years MusicTown has celebrated all genres of live music in Dublin City, both in established venues and unorthodox locations. Our programme has celebrated diversity, community, history, youth, and the collaboration that exists not just amongst musicians themselves but also with practitioners of other artistic disciplines. In 2020, under the circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic, MusicTown, like many arts festivals, had to adapt its programme to an online-only format, broadcasting original work and live performances on a variety of internet platforms over a 10-day period in September.

This year’s festival will focus on community, durability, and adaptability. As we continue to live and work within the public health guidelines designed to suppress COVID-19, our programme will be online-only again this year. Knowing one day, we will return to live music performed in venues to physical people, for now we ask our contributing producers and artists to present their work online in imaginative ways to engage audiences.

Brought to you by Dublin City Council and Aiken Promotions, the programme covers an array of musical styles and genres. Setting out to explore and celebrate the diverse constellation of music cultures that exist in Dublin City, MusicTown aims to unify the city, making its music relatable and accessible, instilling a sense of pride in Dublin’s musical heritage, whilst welcoming newcomers and visiting artists.


Date:
Thursday 15th April - Sunday 25th April
Time:
Varies
Price:
Varies

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