Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Dea Matrona play The Black Box in Belfast this afternoon


Dea Matrona – The Black Box, Belfast, 1pm

Ryan Robson-Bluer – Oh Yeah, Belfast

Cup O'Joe – Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Saturday January 4

Nine Below Zero – The Black Box, Belfast

The Utopia Strong – Ulster Sports Club, Belfast

Sunday January 5

Malojian, Andy McGibbon (The Bonnevilles) – The American, Belfast, 2pm.

Tuesday January 7

Gary Edward Jones – Something About Simon, The Black Box, Belfast

Thursday January 9

King Creeper, Anto & The Echoes, The Caged Hearts etc – The Empire, Belfast

Friday January 10

Ryan Vail & Elma Orchestra, Joshua Burnside, Malojian etc – Goodbye Quiet Arch, The Empire, Belfast

Paco Pena – The MAC, Belfast

Glasshouse – Bowie's Berlin Trilogy, The Black Box, Belfast

Saturday January 11

And So I Watch You From Afar – Jettison, The MAC, Belfast

Blue Rose Code, Malojian – The Black Box, Belfast, 2pm

Martin Stephenson & The Daintees – The Black Box, Belfast

David Keenan – The Empire, Belfast

Rixe, United Bottles, Takers & Users, The Jollars – Oh Yeah, Belfast

Rhys Lewis – The Glassworks, Derry

Sunday January 12

David Lyttle, Joseph Leighton – The Black Box, Belfast

Friday January 17

Elder Druid, Slomatics, Nomadic Rituals etc – Voodoo, Belfast

Snow Patrol – The Limelight, Belfast

The Mary Wallopers – The Sunflower, Belfast

Portico Quartet – The Black Box, Belfast

Happy Out – Nerve Centre, Derry

Saturday January 18

Badly Drawn Boy – The Black Box, Belfast

Altan – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast

Saint Sapphire – The Speakeasy, Belfast

Rachael Boyd, Junk Drawer, Conor Mason – Figure 8 by Elliott Smith, Oh Yeah, Belfast

Sunday January 19

The Darkling Air – The Black Box, Belfast, 2pm

Tuesday January 21

Petrol Girls, Sister Ghost – McHugh's, Belfast

Ryan Bingham – The Black Box, Belfast

Wednesday January 22

The Felice Brothers – The Limelight 2, Belfast

Seth Lakeman – The Empire, Belfast

Buí, Junk Drawer, Adrian Crowley, A Night For Daniel Johnston – The Duncairn, Belfast

Jonah Tolchin – Green Room, The Black Box, Belfast

Thursday January 23

Cup O'Joe – The Black Box, Belfast, 1pm

Xylouris White – The Black Box, Belfast

Enjoy reading the Irish News?

Subscribe now to get full access