It's reasonably quiet this weekend - especially tonight, given the day that's in it - but there are still some top-notch gigs happening around the country.

See below for our pick of the live music taking place across this Bank Holiday weekend.


Damien Dempsey @ Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray
BD Festival @ Glendalough Estate, Wicklow 



Courtney Barnett @ Whelan's, Dublin
Rory and the Island @ The Academy, Dublin
DJ Koze @ District 8, Dublin
We Banjo 3 @ Dolan's, Limerick
Túcan @ The Button Factory, Dublin
King Kong Company w/ Donal Dineen @ The Button Factory, Dublin [Late show]
Alarmist @ The Workman's Club, Dublin
Kerbdog @ Cyprus Avenue, Cork [TICKETS]
Stephen James @ Roisin Dubh, Galway
Damien Dempsey @ Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray



An Evening with Melanie McCabe @ National Concert Hall, Dublin
Rebel Rebel [David Bowie tribute] @ The Spirit Store, Dundalk
The Wolfe Tones @ INEC, Killarney
Spies @ Cyprus Avenue, Cork [TICKETS]
Interskalactic @ Twisted Pepper, Dublin



Skream & Jimmy Edgar @ The Limelight, Belfast