Eastbound is about capturing the spirit of new and breaking artists and capturing the imagination of a devoted, music-hungry city like Dublin and bringing it all together to create making meaningful beginnings. In its first year running, Aiken Promotions will host Dublin's New Music Festival, Eastbound - it promises to bring you the best of new and breaking artists to Dublin's favourite venues:
The Grand Social
The Workman's Club
The Sound House
Maisie Peters, Kara Marni, Steam Down, Whenyoung, Rhys Lewis, The Snuts, Lion, Men I Trust, Wild Front
Werq the World: The Official RuPaul's Drag Race World Tour comes to Dublin for two nights with an all new production for 2019!
Mission leader Michelle Visage takes voyagers on a journey to save the universe with the help of her intergalactic queens including Aquaria, Kameron Michaels, Asia O'Hara, Kim Chi, Naomi Smalls, Monét X Change and Violet Chachki!
Recommended for ages 14+. U16s must be accompanied by an adult (aged 18+) who is also attending the performance.
Squarehead formed in 2010. Since then they've released a slew of albums, singles and EPs. Their sound ranges from 1950's-tinged bubblegum pop to a more aggressive 1990's alt rock, with space jams in-between. Vocalist/guitarist Roy Duffy and Bass player/backing vocalist Ian McFarlane met in the oppressive environment of an all-male Catholic boys' school. The grey uniforms and greyer Dublin skies inspired the pair to find colour and beauty in music. Having tried out numerous percussionists, they eventually settled on local drummer-for-hire Ruan Van Vliet.
After nearly a decade in the game, t