And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead have announced that they will come to Dublin for one intimate show this May. The Texas rockers will play Whelan's on May 25th. Tickets priced €19 go on sale this Friday March 11th at 9am.

The Beta Band's Steve Mason has added a second Irish date to his schedule. Now, not only will he play the previously announced date at The Button Factory on April 16th, he will also head to Galway for a set at Roisin Dubh the following night, April 17th. Tickets priced €18 are available from

Following a recent North American tour with David Gray, Cavan songstress Lisa O Neill is to play her first full band show in Dublin. She will play The Grand Social on April 8th. Tickets priced €10 are on sale from and usual ticketmaster outlets.

Upcoming UK singer songwriter Benjamin Francis Leftwich will play two shows in Dublin and Belfast next week in support of his brand new EP 'Pictures'. Leftwich plays the Academy 2 on Monday March 14th and McHughes Bar in Belfast on Tuesday March 15th.