Psych folk songstress Alela Diane will play an intimate date at Crawaddy on July 21st. She plays in support of her recently released second album "To Be Still". Tickets priced €14-€17 are on sale now.

New York folk and blues singer Nell Bryden has announced at date at Whelan's on June 30th. Tickets priced €15 are on sale now.

Latin jazz musician Chucho Valdes has announced dates in Dublin and Cork this July. The Grammy award winning Cuban pianist will play with his eight piece band at the Cork School of Music on July 20th and Vicar St on July 21st. Tickets for both shows are priced €28. All proceeds go to Una Corda, a voluntary organisation who aim to provide materials to Havana's music schools.

Choice Music Prize nominated Cork singer-songwriter Mick Flannery will return to the INEC, Killarney, on July 11th. Tickets priced €20 will be on sale soon.