May 2019

(Updated 5/2/2019)

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Date Concert/Fest Location TIme Amt
5/4

Eileen Ivers Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 West Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 8pm Tickets $16.75-$31.75

Click here for Tickets

5/20 Steve Earle and the Dukes The Birchmere

Alexandria, VA

730pm Tickets $59.50

Click Here for Tickets

6/11

Gaelic Storm Ramshead Tavern,

Annapolis, MD

8pm Tickets $40

Click here to buy tickets

8/25 (Sunday)

Deirdre (Dee) Reilly Concert

Dee Reilly Concert Murphy's Pub

Old Town Alexandria, Va

7pm

doors open 530pm

Tickets $25

payable in cash at the door!

Email reservations to: musiclinkco@msn.com

Note: There is no handicap access to the upstairs room at Murphy's Old Town Alexandria, VA!

    Virginia    
    Pub Music

Washington DC Metro Area, separated by State (VA, MD, DC)

May 2019

   
Date Event Location Time FB link
5/1-31 Contact venue P.J. Mulligan's Public House, Herndon, VA  
5/1-31

 

Contact Venue Nana's Irish Pub, 7843 Main Street, Middletown, VA   

Formerly Irish Isle Restaurant

Music 7pm most nights
5/2 James Stevens Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/3 Mojo Widget Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/4 Aine O'Doherty Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/9-10 Sanford Markley Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/11 Pete BAker Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/16 Will Bryne Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/17 Broseph Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/18 Britton James Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/22-23 Andrew Burleson Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/24-25 TBA Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
5/31 TBA Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
 5/3-4 TBA Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 8pm
5/10-11 Sean Fleming Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 730-1030  
5/17-18 TBA Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 730pm-1030pm  
5/24-25 TBA Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 730-1030  
5/31 TBA Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va    
5/4 Mark Werblin Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA  
5/10-11 Rocky Guttmann Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA  
5/17 Dan Barry Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA 830pm
5/24-25 Rocky Guttmann Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA  
Now Open! Music TBA Fiona's Irish Pub, 567 South 23rd Street, Crystal City, VA  
5/1-31 TBA Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm
5/2-4

5/3-4

Siobhan O'Brien

Both Sides

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
5/5-9 Pat Garvey

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
5/10-14

5/10-11

Pat Carroll

Fighting Jameson's

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
5/15-18

5/17-18

Rocky Guttmann

Pohemia

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
5/19-20 Pete Baker

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
5/21-24

5/24-25

Sanford Markley

DCEivers

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
5/26-27 Sean Chyun

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
5/28-6/1

5/31-6/1

Siobhan O'Brien

Both Sides

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
Mondays and Wednesdays Irish session Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 8pm
Sunday's Live Irish music Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 5-8pm
5/2 Human Country JukeBox Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
5/3 DJ Infinite Sounds 80's Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
5/4 Irresponsible Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
5/5 Brian Gaffney Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 5-8pm  
5/12 Fergus & Stevie Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
5/19 Fergus & Stevie Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
5/26 Brian Gaffney Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
Please check website for entertainment weekly Thurs-Sat. TBA Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
Saturday afternoons Traditional Irish Session for Brunch 12pm-3pm Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 12pm-3pm
5/3-4 The Quietmen Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
5/3 Jamie Ratchford Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
5/10-11

 

Brian Gaffney Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm

 

5/10 Phil Selz Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
5/17-19

 

Brendan's Voyage (Fergus & Steve) Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va

 

   
5/17 Radio NV Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close  
5/24-25 Flying Cows of Ventry Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
5/25 Jerry Irwin Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
5/31-6/1 Pat Garvey Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm  
5/31 Will Baskin Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close  
 5/2 Open Mike with Dusty Rose The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA 8pm
5/9-6/1 TBA The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA 8 pm  
4/19-27 TBA The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA    
This Pub is Closed as of the end of April 2019!   Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA  
    Maryland

May 2019

   
Friday's Traditional Irish Music & Culkin School of Irish Dance Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-10 pm
Every Monday Pub Quiz Lahinch Tavern and Grill

7747 Tuckerman Lane, Potomac, MD

730pm  
5/3 OMG Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill  8pm
5/4 Dead Cat Bounce Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm
5/8 Open Mike w/ Bryan K Lahinch Tavern and Grill 6:30pm
5/9 Chugalug Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7pm
5/11 The Acme Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm
5/15 Open Mike w/ Bryan K Lahinch Tavern and Grill 630pm
5/16 Open mike w/ Bryan K Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
5/17 Bruce Ewan Blues Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm  
5/18 Sligo Creek Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 6pm  
5/22 Open mike w/ Bryan K Lahinch Tavern and Grill 630pm  
5/24 Marsh Brothers Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill    
5/25 Still Standing w/ Linwood Talor Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm  
5/29 19th Street Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm  
5/31 Big Boy Little Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm  
Every Sunday Brooks Tegler Jazz Group Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD  
Every Monday The Irish Innmates-traditional Irish sessiun Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD  
5/1-31 Not available at post time.  Contact venue

The Irish Whisper, National Harbor (Oxon Hill, MD)

 
5/10 Siobhan O'Brien The Irish Whisper, National Harbor, Oxon Hill, MD    
 

5/1-31

Not available at post time.  Contact venue.     

 Finnegan's Wake, Rockville, MD

 
Every Wed Traditional Irish Sessiun The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
5/4 Wild Rumpus The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 8pm
5/11 Mark Walbridge & Zan McLeod The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md    
5/16 Folk Sing-In The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md    
5/18 Brendan Pelan & Chick Hall The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md    
5/25 Best of Pandora The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md    
Every Wed Karaoke Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD 830-11pm
5/5 Mary Ann Redmond Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD  
5/3 2nd Sole Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD  
5/7 TK & Sean Chyun Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/9 Colleen Marie Scarlet Begoniag & Friends Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/10 The DCeivers Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/11 Tom Blood & Late as Usual Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/14 TK & Sean Chyun Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/16 The Devaney Brothers Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/18 The Too Damn Big Orchestra Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/21 TK & Sean Chyun Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/23 Pussy Talk Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/24 Chute Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/25 The Leftovers Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/28 TK & Sean Chyun Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/30 Johnny Wilson Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
5/31 Bongo District Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
Every Wed  Trivia Kings Molloy's Irish Pub and Grill, Crofton, MD  
5/1-31 TBA.  Contact venue.  Not available at post time. Molloy's Irish Pub and Grill, Crofton, MD 930pm
Every Tues Trad Irish Sessiun McGinty's, Silver Spring, MD  
Every Wed Karaoke McGinty's, Silver Spring, MD  
Every Thurs Live Local Music McGinty's, Silver Spring, MD  
Every Sun Live Irish Music from 4-8pm Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4:00-8:00 pm
Every Wed Irish Sessiun Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 8pm
5/12 Ray Weaver Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
5/19 Drew Vervan Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
5/25 Ciaran Quinn Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
Thursdays Irish Trad night Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD

 

   
5/3 Ryan Forrester Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  830pm-1230am
5/4 Meg & Angie Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm
5/10 Ray Weaver Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 8:30-12:30am
5/11 Alex Peters Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  
5/17 John Luskey Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD    
5/18 Steve Matthews Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  
5/21 TIPSC Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 7pm 
5/24 Anna Burgess Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm  
5/25 Ciaran Quinn Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD    
5/31 Seamus Kelleher Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD

 

830pm  
5/2 Brian Gaffney Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7pm
5/3 Dan Haas Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
5/4 AcousTK's Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
5/7 TIPSC Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7pm
5/8 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6pm  
5/9 Ray Weaver Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7pm
5/8 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6pm
5/9 Ray Weaver Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7pm
5/10 Meg & Bryan Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
5/11 Joey Harkum Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
5/12 Cyprus Creek Trad Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 3pm  
5/15 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6pm  
5/16 Ray Weaver Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7pm  
5/17 Dana B Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
5/18 Slow Jim & the Madman Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
5/22 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6pm  
5/23 Ciaran Quinn  

Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD

7pm  
5/24 Ira Ostrowski Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
5/25 Parks Edge Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
5/29 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6pm  
5/30 Seamus Kelleher Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
5/31 Meg & Angie Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
5/3 Eddie Rogers Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 6pm  
5/4 Eddie Rogers Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8pm  
5/5 Eric Scott & Doug Segree

Jazz Perpetrators

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 3pm  
5/10- Pete Best

Melanie Vanderlee

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 6pm

8pm

 
5/11 Vicki Roberts

The Beatless

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 6pm

8pm

 
5/17 Melanie Vanderlee Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8pm  
5/18 Dana B

John Luskey

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 6pm  
5/19 Shelli & Kurt Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 3pm  
5/24 3 of a Kind

Melanie Vanderlee

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD  6pm

8pm

 
5/25 John Luskey Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD  6pm  
5/31 Melanie Vanderlee Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD  8pm  
    Wash., D.C.

May 2019

   
5/1-31 Contact venue Duffy's Irish Pub, Washington, DC

New Location 9/2018: 1016 H St, NE, Wash, DC

 
5/1-4 Pat Garvey the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
5/5-11 Brendan's Voyage (Fergus & Stevie) the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
5/12-18

 

Pat Garvey the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
5/19-25 Brian Gaffney the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm  
5/26-6/1 Conor Malone the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm  
Every Tues Trivia Kings Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
Every Wed District Trivia Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
5/1-4 Conor Malone Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
5/9-11 Ciaran Quinn Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
5/12-18 Brian Gaffney Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
5/22-25 Pete Baker Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm  
5/30-31 TBA Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm  
Sundays (3:00-6:00pm)

Thurs/Fri/Sat nights (9:30-12:30am)

Traditional Irish Session

LIve acoustic music.

 Kirwan's on the Wharf

749 Wharf Street SW, DC

 
Every Thur Local artist Fado Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
Every Sat Live Music Local Bands Fado Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
5/9 Brian Gaffney Nanny O'Brien's, Washington, DC    
Wednesdays Underground Comedy DC Rira, Georgetown, DC

 

8pm  
5/5 Siobhan O'Brien Rira, Georgetown, DC 6-9pm
5/6 Siobhan O'Brien Rira, Georgetown, DC 8-11pm
5/3 The Clare Ramblers Rira, Georgetown, DC 930pm
5/7 The Baskethouse Rira, Georgetown, DC 6-9pm  
5/9-10 The Basket House Band Rira, Georgetown, DC 8-11pm  
5/12-13 Siobhan O'Brien Rira, Georgetown, DC 930pm  
5/14-17 The Red Hand Band Rira, Georgetown, DC 8-11pm  
5/19-20 Siobhan O'Brien Rira, Georgetown, DC    
5/21-24 Achill Sound Rira, Georgetown, DC    
5/26-27 Siobhan O'Brien Rira, Georgetown, DC    
5/28-31 The Clare Ramblers Rira, Georgetown, DC