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Noise Annoys: FIghting talk from Belfast band Duellists

Noise Annoys: FIghting talk from Belfast band Duellists

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WHOSE idea was the video for your new single Into The Fade? Was it fun to shoot your own tribute to the classic Stephen King-penned horror, Christine? It's no surprise that Mike [Barr, drums] was the architect: He owns a ‘57 Chevy which I’m told is very similar to the Plymouth Fury from Christine, so it all made sense.
Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

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Today 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 .
Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

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Today Garganjua, Hornets, Elder Druid etc – Crypt of The Riff, Bar Sub, QUBSU, Belfast David Ford – The Empire, Belfast Colm Mac Con Iomaire, In Their Thousands, Lemoncello etc – Blas Ceoil Live, An Culturlann, Belfast Foreign Owl, Ember Trails, Jo Jo O' & The Woods etc – The Pavilion, Belfast Simone Felice – Wesley Centenary Church, Bangor Saturday May 19 The Late Twos, Vokxen, Hand Models etc – Foundry, Belfast New Atlas, Fox Colony, Paper/Boy etc – Oh Yeah, Belfast (2pm) Cut in Blinks, Hand Models, Strange New Places etc (8pm) – Oh Yeah, Belfast Lonesome George – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast The Skallions, Electric Octopus, Belwood – The Empire, Belfast The 4 of Us – Ardhowen Gallery, Enniskillen Sunday May 20 Snow Patrol – The Ulster Hall, Belfast Monday May 21 The XX, Karyyn – The Ulster Hall, Belfast Girls Names, Roe, ASIWYFA etc – BBC Blackstaff House, Belfast Tuesday May 22 Nathan O'Regan, Larks – The Black Box, Belfast Wednesday May 23 Damo Suzuki & Electric Octopus, BlumeHaus, Unbelievable Lake – The Menagerie, Belfast Travis Is A Tourist, Rebekah Fitch – Babel, Belfast Jealous of the Birds, Owen Lamont, Susie Blue – The Empire, Belfast Arborist, Sonja Sleator, Malojian – Ralph McLean Live From The Palm House, Botanic Gardens, Belfast Thursday May 24 Demi Lovato – SSE Arena, Belfast Django Django, Therapy? – The Limelight, Belfast Hot Cops, Just Mustard, Junk Drawer – The Art Department, Belfast Northlane – The Limelight 2, Belfast Xylouris White – The Black Box, Belfast Sister Ghost, Alpha Twin, Surf Green etc – 39 Gordon Street, Belfast Emerald Armada, Orchid Collective – Voodoo, Belfast Monkey Bath, MOSA, Average Swine etc – The Empire, Belfast Friday May 25 Orbital, Beck, Manic Street Preachers etc – BBC 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 Saturday May 26 Underworld, Ash, First Aid Kit etc – BBC Music The Biggest Weekend, Titanic Slipway, Belfast .

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