Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Shania Twain plays SSE Arena in Belfast on Saturday September 29


Electric Octopus – Culture Night main stage, Royal Avenue, Belfast

Girls Names, Hiva Oa – Voodoo, Belfast

Librarian, Real J, Lathropus – The Menagerie, Belfast

Decomposing in Paris – Fresh Garbage, Belfast

Brigid O'Neill, Arborist, Dani etc – Nick Drake, A Celebration, St Joseph's Church, Belfast

Mosmo Strange, Anto & The Echoes, The Mannerly Hoods etc – 39 Gordon Street, Belfast

Rebekah Fitch, New Pagans – The Black Box, Belfast

Saturday September 22

Nathan O'Regan, Peter J McCauley – The Black Box, Belfast

Molarbear, So Much For The Sun, Duellists – The Limelight 2


The LaFontaines – McHugh's, Belfast

Bridget St John – American Bar, Belfast

Brooke Candy – The Empire, Belfast

Donal Scullion & band – Astral Weeks at 50, The MAC, Belfast

Mosmo Strange, Wasps, Charity Shop Vinyl – The Nerve Centre, Derry

Aslan – Skylite Room, Warrenpoint

Ethan Hanna, Sonja Sleator – Fealty's Back Bar, Bangor

Grainne Duffy – Ardhowen Theatre, Enniskillen

The Defects, Part Time Pilots – Bogans, Omagh

Sunday September 23

Healthy Junkies, Wynona Bleach, Cherym etc – Voodoo, Belfast

Pilgrim St – The Black Box, Belfast

Jun Tzu – Goat's Toe, Bangor

Liam Ó Maonlaí – The Playhouse, Derry

Ethan Hanna, Sonja Sleator – Dicey's, Strabane

Tuesday September 25

Crown The Empire, Volumes, Coldrain – Oh Yeah, Belfast

Thursday September 27

Anna Calvi – The Empire, Belfast

Anna's Anchor, Fox Colony, Brash Isaac – McHugh's, Belfast

Friday September 28

Sea Pinks, Music City – The Black Box, Belfast

Bairie, Little Poca, Dena – Oh Yeah, Belfast

Larks, Wynona Bleach, Susie Blue – Speakeasy, QUBSU, Belfast

Eilidh Patterson – Old Courthouse, Antrim

Saturday September 29

Shania Twain, The Shires – SSE Arena, Belfast

Three Trapped Tigers, Arvo Party, Wasps – The Empire, Belfast

Tom Baxter – The Black Box, Belfast

Glenn Hughes – Waterfront Hall, Belfast

Robocobra Quartet, Isobel Anderson, John D'arcy & The Hive Choir, Documenta – Uprising: Spirit of '68, Carlisle Circus Methodist Church, Belfast

Run In Red – Sandinos, Derry

Eilidh Patterson – Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart

Paddy Casey – Strule Arts Centre, Omagh

Trenchtown, The Skallions – The Pavilion, Belfast

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