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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.
Friday 9 August
ELKAE incorporates 70’soul vibes with electronic elements and the result is a fresh, upbeat sound.
Haunting harmonies and funky, bass beats from the talented Bray trio.
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.
Saturday 10 August
Punky pop-rock trio whose attitude filled vocals and catchy riffs have influences ranging from Pixies to Hole and Placebo.
Hailing from Limerick, Laura Duff is a skilled singer-songwriter influenced by the likes of Daughter and Ben Howard.
A combination of their strong vocals and sharp guitar riffs make this alternative/indie four piece a must see.
Sunday 11 August
Alternative-folk artist Sive’s otherworldly sound is influenced by acts Joni Mitchell and Tori Amos.
Indie-pop act whose sound has been compared to Billie Eilish among others.
Alt-pop act Soda Blonde’s atmospheric sound and soul-stirring vocals are reminiscent of Lykke Li and Little Dragon.