Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

The Wood Burning Savages launch their debut album at The Limelight 2 in Belfast on Sunday May 26


Orbital, Beck, The Breeders etc – BBC Music Biggest Weekend, Titanic Slipway, Belfast

United Bottles, Takers & Users, Neamhní etc – Dancing With The Fallen Fest Warzone Centre, Belfast

Emer Maguire – Strand Arts Centre, Belfast

Clive Barnes – American Bar, Belfast

Pearl Natasha – Nerve Centre, Derry

The 4 of Us – Courtyard Theatre, Antrim

Saturday May 26

Underworld, Ash, First Aid Kit etc – BBC Music The Biggest Weekend, Titanic Slipway, Belfast

Boss Sound Manifesto, The Nilz, Madhouse etc – Dancing With The Fallen Fest Warzone Centre, Belfast

Volbeat – Telegraph Building, Belfast

Ronnie Greer's Almost Big Band – Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Don McLean – Millennium Forum, Derry

Brian Houston – Braid Arts Centre, Ballymena

Sunday May 27

The Wood Burning Savages, Wynona Bleach, Waldorf & Cannon etc – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Andy Votel – The Menagerie, Belfast

Aria Sail, String Ninjas, Benny Fyfe etc – Marrion's Bar, Randalstown

Monday May 28

Blue Rose Code – The Black Box, Belfast

Tuesday May 29

Thirty Seconds To Mars, Keywest – SSE Arena, Belfast

Cora Kelly, Black North, Eilis Mulholland – The Sunflower, Belfast

Thursday May 31

Brooke Candy – The Empire, Belfast

Ben Glover – Town Hall, Larne

Friday June 1

Ben Glover, Anthony Toner, Malojian etc – The Black Box, Belfast

Unyielding Love, Nomadic Rituals, No Great Loss etc – Voodoo, Belfast

Joshua Burnside – Strand Arts Centre, Belfast

State Funeral – Warzone Centre, Belfast

Gerry Cinnamon – The Limelight, Belfast

Mongrel State – The Empire, Belfast

Reef, Toploader, Rews etc – Harmony Live, Holywood Rugby Club

The Hardchargers – Down Arts Centre, Downpatrick

Saturday June 2

Monster Magnet – The Limelight, Belfast

Electric Octopus – Artcetera Studio, Belfast

Metá Metá – The Black Box, Belfast

The Boomtown Rats, The Tragedy of Dr Hannigan, The Wood Burning Savages etc – Harmony Live, Holywood Rugby Club

Hunkpapa – Market Place Theatre, Armagh

Sunday June 3

Lindi Ortega – The Empire, Belfast

Oracle, Cursed Sun, Rupturation – Voodoo, Belfast

Robb Murphy & The Ulster String Quartet etc – 101 Donegall St, Belfast

Ryan McMullan, Joshua Burnside, Michael Kerr etc – Harmony Live, Holywood Rugby Club

Enjoy reading the Irish News?

Subscribe from just £1 for the first month to get full access