April 2018

(Updated 4/12/2018)

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Date Concert/Fest Location TIme Amt
April 12 (Thursday)

A Celebration of Rory Gallagher! featuring: Davy Knowles, Gerry McAvoy, Ted McKenna-"Band of Friends" The Birchmere

Alexandria, VA

7:30pm Ticket price

$25

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4/24

We Banjo 3

w/ Brian Gaffney

Ramshead Tavern

Annapolis MD

7pm Tickets $20
June 3 Sean McCann (of Great Big Sea)

 

Jammin Java

Vienna, VA

7:30 pm $25

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    Pub Music

Washington DC Metro Area

April 2018

   
    Virginia    
Date Event Location Time FB link
4/1-30 Contact venue P.J. Mulligan's Public House, Herndon, VA  
4/1-30

 

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

Formerly Irish Isle Restaurant

Music 7pm most nights
4/12 The Wing Its Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/13 Aine O'Doherty Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/14 Bobby Stevens Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/19 Mike Leverone Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/20 Shane Hines Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/21 Danny Burns Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/26 19th Street Band Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/27 Aine O'Doherty Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/28 Huntley Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/1-30 Contact Venue Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
4/7-8 Judge Smith Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm
4/14-15 The Rockets Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm
4/20 DC-4 Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm
4/21-22 Down Wilson Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm
4/27-28 The Leftovers Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm
4/12-14

Pat Carroll

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/13-14

 

Fighting Jameson's Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/15-16 Siobhan O'Brien Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/17-21 Pat Garvey Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/20-21 Both Sides Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/22-23 Martin Marron Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/24-28 Sanford Markley Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/27 Billy Wilde Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/28 Diplomatic Immunity Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  

4/29-30 Greg S. Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
4/12 Conor Malone Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/13 Practically Einstein Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/14 Shag Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/15 Tender Polman Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/19 19th Street Band Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/20 Britton James Duo Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/21 High Five Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/22 Tender Polman Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/26 Pete Baker Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/27 Irresponsible Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  
4/28 Nick, Ian and the Machine Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA

 

 
4/29 Brian Gaffney Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA

 

 
4/13-14 Rocky Guttmann Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA 8:30 pm 
4/20 Dan Barry Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA 8:30 pm 
4/21 Joe Chiocca Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA    
4/27-28 Rocky Guttmann Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA    
4/13-14 Siobhan O'Brien Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 700-11pm
4/20-21 Sean Fleming Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 700-11pm

 

4/27-28 To Be Announced Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va    
Every Mon Pub Quiz Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA 9:00 pm
Every Tues Open Mike Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA 9:00 pm
4/1-30 Not Available at Post Time. Contact venue. Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA 9:00 pm
Saturday afternoons Traditional Irish Session for Brunch 12pm-3pm Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 12pm-3pm
4/13-14 The Quietmen Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
4/13 Tejas Singh Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
4/20-21 Brian Gaffney Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
4/20 Kat Somers Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
4/27-28 Flying Cows of Ventry Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
4/27 Acoustic Soul Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
4/12 Mostly Irish The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
4/13 Sky Henry Band The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
4/14 Torry B The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
4/19 Open Mike with Dusty Rose The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
4/20 Sanford and Lena The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
4/21 Tom Blood and Late as Usual Band The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
4/27 Shartel & HUme The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
4/28 Tender Polman The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA    
Monday's Traditional Irish Sessiun Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 8pm
Wednesday's Trivia with Geeks who drink Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA

 

7 - 10pm
4/12 Sea Shanty Pub Sing Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 7pm
4/14 Dominic Preston Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 8pm
4/21 Acoustic Ayre Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 6-9pm  
4/28 Josh Allen Band Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 7pm  
    Maryland

April 2018

   
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  
4/14 Seamus Kelleher Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
4/18 19th Street Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
4/19 Matt Slocom & the Gravel Road Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
4/21 Sligo Creek Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
4/26 Celtic Rose Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
4/28 Chug a Lug Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm  
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  
4/18 Siobhan O'Brien Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD  
4/25 In House Band Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD

 

   
4/1-30 Not available at post time.  Contact venue

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

7-10pm
 

4/1-30

Not available at post time.  Contact venue.     

 Finnegan's Wake, Rockville, MD

 
Every Wed Traditional Irish Sessiun The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
4/13 Paul Gannon & Bob Spates The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
4/14 Misbehavin' Maidens The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
4/19 Folk Sing IN The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
4/20 Gina & the Moaners The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 8on
4/21 Brendan Pelan & Chick Hall The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 9pm
4/27-28 The Bag O'Vaughan's The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md    
Every Wed Karaoke Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD 830-11pm
Every Sunday Mary Ann Redmond Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD  
4/12 One Lane Bridge Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD  
4/13 19th Street Band Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
4/14 Scorpion Rose Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
4/19 Pussy Talk Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
4/20 The DCEivers Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
4/21 Rhythm Bandits Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
4/26 Drew Stevyns Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
4/27 Mercury's Velvet Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
4/28 Too Damn Big Orchestra Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
Every Wed  Trivia Kings Molloy's Irish Pub and Grill, Crofton, MD  
4/1-30 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
4/15 Gary Eurice Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
4/22 Ciaran Quinn Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
4/29 Pat Garvey Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
4/13 Pete Best Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  830pm-1230am
4/14 Melanie & Andres Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  830pm-1230am
4/17 TIPSC Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 7-10pm
4/20 Brendan Pelan Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 730pm
4/21 Mike Meade Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 8:30-12:30am
4/27 John Luskey Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 8:30-12:30am
4/28 Meg & Angie Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 4-8pm  
4/12 Ciaran Quinn Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7-11pm
4/13 Meg & Brian Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8-12am
4/14 Pete Best Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8-12am
4/15 St. Baldrick's Shave Party Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 3-630pm
4/19 Drew Vervan Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7-11pm
4/20 Amber North Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
4/21 Siobhan O'Brien Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8-12am  
4/26 Ciaran Quinn Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
4/27 The Chesapeake Baes Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
4/28 Meg & Angie Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm  
    Wash. DC    
 Music sometimes Live music.  Contact venue Duffy's Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
4/8-14 John McGrath the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
4/15-21 John McGrath the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
4/22-28

 

Brian Gaffney 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
4/12-14 Pete Baker Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
4/18-21 Conor Malone Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
4/25-26 Siobhan O'Brien Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
4/27-28 Whiskey Promise Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
4/1-30 Not available at post time.  Contact venue  Kirwan's on the Wharf

749 Wharf Street SW, DC

New pub opened Oct 2017, owned by Mark Kirwan of Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA
Every Thur Local artist Fado Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
Every Sat Live Music Local Bands Fado Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
4/19 Brian Gaffney Nanny O'Brien's, Washington, DC    
4/12 The Foggy Dudes Rira, Georgetown, DC 930pm
4/17-19 The Brayzen Heads Rira, Georgetown, DC  930pm
4/24-26 The Diddley Idols Rira, Georgetown, DC 930pm