Hard Working Class Heroes ’09

Dublin this weekend = music central. Hard Working Class Heroes Festival is back for another year, and the line up is schedule great.


100 Bands, 3 Days, 6 Venues
. Taking place around Dublin from 16-18 October. Tickets are €40 for the full weekend or €18.50 per day. Pretty pretty good.

Also taking place over the weekend as part of the festival are a number of Industry Discussion Sessions and a Photography exhibition.

The full schedule of events is available over on the HWCH’s website – click here.

Super Extra Bonus Party

I’ve had a glance through the jam-packed schedule and there’s a couple of acts / talks worth checking out.

My pick of the bunch are:
DARK ROOM NOTES @ The Button Factory, Fri 16th, 10.00 – 10.35pm.
TALULAH DOES THE HULA @ Twisted Pepper, Fri 16th, 10.45 – 11.15pm.

HWCH Industry Pane Discussion, Sat 17th @ The Button Factory, 2pm > ‘Why the first, last and middle words are online’, on the panel – Anthony Volodkin (Hype Machine), Sean Adams (Drowned In Sound), Una Mullally (Unarocks / Sunday Tribune), Niall Byrne (Nialler9), James Foley (Record of the Day).

THE BRAD PITT LIGHT ORCHESTRA @ Button Factory, Sun 18th, 9.30 – 10.00pm.
HAM SANDWICH @ Twisted Pepper, Sun 18th, 10.55 – 11.30pm.
SUPER EXTRA BONUS PARTY @ Andrew’s Lane, Sun 18th, 11.50 – 12.30pm.

Are you going? If so share you’re must sees! 🙂


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