Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

The Pixies play Belfast for the first time in 29 years at The Ulster Hall on September 25


Mary Black – The Ulster Hall, Belfast

New Pagans, Careerist (formerly Hot Cops), Problem Patterns – The Black Box, Belfast, 8pm

Eilís, Martin Connon, Ronan McSorley etc – The Berliner (main bar), 5pm

Valium, The Crossfire Hurricanes, Psychic Eyes – The Berliner (upstairs), Belfast, 5.45pm

Acid Granny – Ulster Sports Club, Belfast, 6pm

Blxxd, Susi Pagel Acoustics – The Bear & Doll, Belfast, 6pm

Johnny Hammond, Conor Marcus, Ulster Youth Orchestra – Oh Yeah, Belfast, 4pm

Mob Wife, Kyoto Love Hotel, Cherym – Oh Yeah, Belfast, 8pm

Robyn G Shiels, Hatchet Field, Oisín O’Scolaí – Voodoo, Belfast, 8pm

Boom Strutt Brass – Cornmarket, Belfast, 8pm

Dani etc – John Martyn Remembered, Sinclair Seamen’s Church, Belfast, 7pm

Amanda St John – Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Emma Reynolds, Reevah, The Rising – Belfast Barge

Kneecap – Sandinos, Derry

Brand New Friend – Bennigans, Derry

Gas Hands, Happy Out – Cottage Bar, Derry

Saturday September 21

Sister Ghost – Power NI Stage, Buoy Park, Belfast, 2pm

Jah Wobble – Ulster Sports Club, Belfast

Rodrigo Y Gabriela – The Limelight, Belfast

Brand New Friend, New Pagans, Sean McGowan – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Anto And The Echoes, The Dangerfields, Aeons etc – The Berliner, Belfast

Slow Moving Clouds – The Duncairn, Belfast

Rosco's Riot, The Irontown Diehards, Like A Hawk – Voodoo, Belfast

Civil Simian, Darren Doherty & The Heathen Choir, Ethan Hanna Band etc –Whites, Belfast

Orwell's 84 –The Sunflower, Belfast

Samana, Bairie, Seeds Of The Oak Tree – Bennigan's, Derry

Adam Grant & The Open Doors, Comedown, Romeo Indigo Romeo etc – Anchor Bar, Newcastle

Sunday September 22

Malojian, Matt McGinn – The American, Belfast, 2pm

The Night Cafe – McHugh's, Belfast

Tuesday September 24

Manchester Collective presents Sirocco – Sonic Arts Research Centre, Belfast

Wednesday September 25

Khalid, Mabel, Raye – SSE Arena, Belfast

Pixies, The Big Moon – The Ulster Hall, Belfast

Spiral Stairs (ex-Pavement) – Voodoo, Belfast

Rachel Sermanni, The Maes – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast

Friday September 27

Melanie C feat Sink The Pink – The Limelight, Belfast

Beats & Pieces Big Band – The Black Box, Belfast

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