Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Ryan McMullan has gigs coming up in Belfast and Derry


Mortiis, Drakonis, Oracle – The Palm House, Belfast

GBH, Buck Eejit, Confrontation Time – Voodoo, Belfast

Anthony Toner – Strand Arts Centre, Belfast

Mick Flannery, Brigid Mae Power – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast

The Lost Brothers – Strule Arts Centre, Omagh

Saturday December 15

Gin Palace, The Fake Flirtations, Red House – Voodoo, Belfast

Sinocence, Lock Horns, A Little Bitter – The Limelight 2, Belfast, 5pm

In Memory of Robert Holmes – The Menagerie, Belfast

Invaderband, Gatefolds, Dirty Faces – Bennigans, Derry

Stayne, Pearl Natasha, Cara Quinn etc – Roisin’s, Derry

Grainne Duffy – Market Place Theatre, Armagh

Divided Unfold, St Hellfire, Three Reasons etc – Hague's Bar, Lisburn

Sunday December 16

Flogging Molly, Skinny Lister – The Limelight, Belfast

Tuesday December 18

Ryan McMullan – The Black Box, Belfast

Wednesday December 19

Hozier – The Ulster Hall, Belfast

Sugarwolf, Ferals, Nolan AHHWB – The Speakeasy, Belfast

Jealous of The Birds, Cherym – McHugh's, Belfast

Thursday December 20

Ash, Brand New Friend – The Limelight, Belfast

Ryan McMullan – Guildhall, Derry, 5pm & 7.30pm

General Fiasco, A Bad Cavalier – Voodoo, Belfast

Skibunny House Band & Friends – The Skibunny Christmas Carol, The Menagerie, Belfast

Friday December 21

Joshua Burnside, Ryan Vail with Arco String Quartet, Malojian etc – Elmwood Hall, Belfast

Ryan McMullan – The Ulster Hall, Belfast

General Fiasco, Dugout – Voodoo, Belfast

Sheerbuzz, Sleeping Outside – Nerve Centre, Derry

Sugarwolf, Ferals, Nolan AHHWB – Bennigans, Derry

Saturday December 22

Documenta, Sea Pinks – Festivus, The Menagerie, Belfast

The Outcasts – The Black Box, Belfast

Buí – American Bar, Belfast

Waldorf & Cannon, Oscar Jennings – Bennigans, Derry

Sunday December 23

David C Clements & Arco String Quartet, Beulah Kim – The Black Box, Belfast

Friday December 28

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

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

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

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