keeping live music alive
The events are a great opportunity to meet up with old friends and make some new ones. The HOT SPOT MUSIC CLUB is a friendly and relaxed venue. Read below for details of all of the events taking place.
Roll Over Beethoven – July Tour Dates
Daniel Jeanrenaud alias ‘The Camden Cat’ and Rockin’ Roll king of the London underground is heading your way for a short Irish tour. He has assembled a band of Irish musicians to augment his sound of the greats! The Hot Spot Music Club is proud to present this first ever Irish tour.
If you like Chuck Berry, Eddie Cochrane, Elvis or Fats Domino do not miss this tour! Daniel Jeanrenaud is fronting James Delaney on keyboard who has played with Chuck Berry himself as well as Van Morrison; Simon Farrell on double bass who toured with Imelda May in 2008 and Shane Atlas on drums. Other bands under their collective belts include Gavin Povey & the Pavement Kings.
The ‘Roll Over Beethoven Tour’ rolls into the STOCKHOUSE in Trim on Wed July 19; The DALKEY DUCK – Thurs 20; The HOT SPOT MUSIC CLUB – Fri 21; CRANE LANE THEATRE Cork Sat 22 & The SPINNAKER, Dunmore East Sun 23
Every Sunday from September to June
Drop up to the Hot Spot for our weekly Sunday Jam from 4pm. Sometimes it’s jazz, sometimes it’s ukulele and sometimes it’s just plain ol’ roots! To participate, perform or promote – email firstname.lastname@example.org
Host your private party – It’s the hottest spot in Greystones! For smaller party numbers e.g. 20 – 25 you can reserve the upper deck at a gig of your choice & bring your own nibbles!
You can buy discount tickets to most events online, in person at the venue during opening hours or by phone 087 2917519 (cr. card)
Brian Dunning & Sean Whelan
Playing a variety of musical forms including classical, contemporary Celtic, world and jazz, Brian Dunning is one of the world's most respected flutists. He is perhaps most recognized for his talent and skill in improvisation. A tune composed by Brian and Jeff Johnson from their album "Byzantium" is featured in the movie "Gangs of New York" During his 30 year professional career, Brian Dunning has appeared on numerous releases for Windham Hill Records, Hearts of Space and Celtic Heartbeat as a composer and player, with the acclaimed contemporary Celtic band, Nightnoise, in collaboration with keyboardist, Jeff Johnson ,as a solo artist and as a leader with his band Puck Fair
Seán Whelan is a guitarist and producer working in the Celtic and World music arena and is now much in demand as both a studio and touring musician. He has played guitar through a cross-section of styles from Irish Music/ Jazz /GypsySwing/Classical/World music and has established himself as a forerunner in Acoustic music by the passion, creativity and versatility of his playing. Seán has toured extensively with various artists including KOKIA,PUCK FAIR,HOTFOOT,CAFE ORCHESTRA in Sandinavia, Germany, Italy, Spain, Eastern Europe, North America and Japan.