Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Mastodon play the Ulster Hall in Belfast on January 14


The Emerald Armada, Travis Is A Tourist, Peter J McCauley – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Parapa Palace, Horse Tablet, The Strange Museum – Festivus 2, The Pavilion, Belfast.

Don't Fear The Natives – Rodden's, Buncrana

Sleeping Outside, Sweater Cult, Blxxd etc – North Coast Christmas Party, The Atlantic, Portrush

Saturday December 29

Villiers & The Villains – Atlantic Bar, Portrush

Monday December 31

Apartment A&B, The Soul Foundation – Terri Hooley's Good Time Hootenanny

The Skallions, Sister Kush, Swall Monkey – Voodoo, Belfast

The Vibes – The Empire, Belfast

Friday January 4

The Adventures – The Empire, Belfast

London Afrobeat Orchestra – London Afrobeat Orchestra perform Talking Heads, The Black Box, Belfast

Paul Casey, Paddy Nash & The Happy Enchiladas, Ports, The Inside Out – Homegrown, Millennium Forum, Derry

Saturday January 5

The Adventures – The Empire, Belfast

King Kong Company – The Black Box, Belfast

Mary Coughlan – Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

David Keenan – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast

The Henry Girls – The Black Box, Belfast (2pm)

Wednesday January 9

The 1975, Pale Waves, No Rome – SSE Arena, Belfast

Haiku Salut – Haiku Salut score The General, The Black Box, Belfast

Thursday January 10

Scott Matthews – The Black Box, Belfast

JC Stewart, Travis is a Tourist – McHugh's, Belfast

Friday January 11

Problem Patterns, Reevah, Gemma Bradley, Jess Edlin – Gifted, The Empire, Belfast

Mosa, Average Swine, Diamir – Alexander's, Lisburn

Saturday January 12

The Dodge Brothers – The Black Box, Belfast (2pm & 8pm)

The Allergies – Oh Yeah, Belfast

Monday January 14

Mastodon, Kvelertak, Mutoid Man – The Ulster Hall, Belfast

Tuesday January 15

Chris Smither – The Black Box, Belfast

Thursday January 17

The Sazeracs – The Black Box, Belfast, 1pm

Andy Irvine – The Black Box, Belfast

Arborist, Hand Models, Sister Ghost – Doolittle Revisited, Oh Yeah, Belfast

Ryan O'Shaughnessy – Market Place Theatre, Armagh

Friday January 18

Electric Octopus, Rab McCullough Blues Band – Voodoo, Belfast

The Cinelli Brothers – The Empire, Belfast

Rudimental – Waterfront Hall, Belfast

Saturday January 19

Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Bronagh Gallagher – The Black Box, Belfast

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