Festival Guide – We’ve Only Just Begun

 

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We’ve Only Just Begun, happening at Whelans in Wexford St., Dublin from 9th – 11th August.

This festival will host 26 acts on 2 stages across 3 nights and will feature an range of remarkable Irish acts.

 

 

 

Music Picks

 

 

 

 

Friday 9 August 

 

 

ELKAE

 

 

ELKAE incorporates 70’soul vibes with electronic elements and the result is a fresh, upbeat sound.

 

 

22:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wyvern Lingo

 

 

Haunting harmonies and funky, bass beats from the talented Bray trio.

 

 

23:00

 

 

 

Elaine Mai

 

 

Atmospheric electronic artist Elaine Mai is acclaimed for her evocative vocals and live performances and through her work remixing for artists such as Loah and Pillow Queens.

 

 

00:45 (Upstairs)

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday 10 August

 

 

Cherym

 

 

Punky pop-rock trio whose attitude filled vocals and catchy riffs have influences ranging from Pixies to Hole and Placebo.

 

 

20:30

 

 

 

Laura Duff

 

 

Hailing from Limerick, Laura  Duff is a skilled singer-songwriter influenced by the likes of Daughter and Ben Howard.

 

 

21:45

 

 

 

 

Pillow Queens

 

 

A combination of their strong vocals and sharp guitar riffs make this alternative/indie four piece a must see.

 

 

23:00

 

 

 

 

Sunday 11 August

 

 

Sive

 

 

Alternative-folk artist Sive’s otherworldly sound is influenced by acts Joni Mitchell and Tori Amos.

 

 

20:00

 

 

Elkin 

 

 

Indie-pop act whose sound has been compared to Billie Eilish among others.

 

 

21:00 (Upstairs)

 

 

Soda Blonde

 

 

Alt-pop act Soda Blonde’s atmospheric sound and soul-stirring vocals are reminiscent of Lykke Li and Little Dragon.

 

 

22:15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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