Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Mark Lanegan and band play The Empire in Belfast on December 18


Torche – The Palm House, Belfast

Tuskar, Elder Druid, Hornets etc – Crypt of the Riff Vol 4, Voodoo, Belfast

Pascalwillnotsurvivethis – The Berliner, Belfast

The Skallions – The Black Box, Belfast

Electric Octopus + Utropics – The Menagerie, Belfast

Saturday December 14

Josie Duncan, Emma Langford – The Duncairn Songbook, Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast

Dinosaur Pile Up, Fangclub – Voodoo, Belfast

Hannah Williams & The Affirmations – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Malojian – Vinyl Island, The Beatles' Abbey Road, Island Arts Centre, Lisburn

Sunday December 15

Malojian plus guests – The American, Belfast, 2pm

Grainne Duffy – Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Tommy Feeney etc – The Music of Woody Guthrie, Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast

Jordan O'Keefe – Sandinos, Derry

Monday December 16

Scouting For Girls – The Limelight, Belfast

Valium, Villa in France – Love & Death, Belfast

Tuesday December 17

Sam Fender – The Ulster Hall, Belfast

Wednesday December 18

Mark Lanegan Band – The Empire, Belfast

Thursday December 19

Beoga, Travis Is A Tourist – The Ulster Hall, Belfast

More Than Conquerors – The Limelight, Belfast

David C Clements with Arco String Quartet & Open House Choir – First Bangor Presbyterian, Bangor

Reevah, Christian McNeill – Brickwork, Derry

Friday December 20

Hermitage Green – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Valium – The Sunflower, Belfast

Gin Palace, Red House, True Kolours etc – The Empire, Belfast

Sleeping Outside – The Atlantic, Portrush

Saturday December 21

The Outcasts, Nineteeneightyfour, The Dead Ritons – The Black Box, Belfast

Waylander – Voodoo, Belfast

John Corabi, Dea Matrona, Davy K – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Sugarwolf, Cherym, Fast Thursday – Nerve Centre, Derry

Jackmaster, Stephen Porter – St Columb's Hall, Derry

Hermitage Green – Skylite Room, Warrenpoint

Sunday December 22

New Pagans, Careerist, Catalan – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Brand New Friend, Felonies – Katy's Bar, Belfast

Junior Brother, The Mad Dalton, Ethan Hanna etc – The Palm House, Belfast

Maria Somerville – Green Room, The Black Box, Belfast

Friday December 27

Conor Scott – The Sunflower, Belfast

The Unholy Gospel Band, Both Barrels Betty, Drew Hamill Band etc – The Liggers Ball, Kellys, Portrush

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