Black Dog Music Ltd presents:
The Opium Sessions
Featuring live performances across four nights are headliners
Mary Coughlan - Paranoid Visions - SACK - A Lazarus Soul (Acoustic)
From Thursday, October 7th - Sunday, October 10th, 2021
Live at The Opium Rooms, Wexford Street
Supported by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sports & Media
Black Dog Music Ltd proudly presents The Opium Sessions taking place across five nights in Opium Dublin, Wexford Street from 7th to 10th October 2021.
Kicking off the series, Irish singer Mary Coughlan will headline 7th October. She will perform songs from her latest album ‘Life Stories’ which went straight to number 1 on the iTunes chart. With amazing reviews including a four-star rating in Business Post, Sunday Times, and Irish Times. Support comes from Roo Elizabeth.
On Friday, 8th October is Irish punk band Paranoid Visions with special guests The Nilz. Appeared on the East and West coasts of America, Canada, Japan, and all over Europe at headline shows and performing at some of the biggest festivals in the world (Rebellion, Riot Fest, Punk Rock Bowling, ’77 Fest, Amnesia to name but a few).
Sack is a Dublin-based 5-piece band comprising Martin McCann on vocals, John Brereton (guitar), Tony Brereton (drums) Derek Lee (bass) and Ken Haughton (guitar). The band celebrated their brand-new single ‘What A Way To Live’ last month which is already making waves at Irish Radio. Sack will perform a special show on Saturday, October, 9th with special guests The Pale. The Pale also returns with a brand-new single entitled ‘Dog For Life’. This will be the first track taken from the band’s first-ever best of
compilation album entitled ‘Paleanthology’, due for release 22nd October.
Finally, on Sunday, 10th October, A Lazarus Soul will perform live at Opium Rooms with special guests Zeztra. 2019 saw the release of their fifth album ‘The D They Put Between The R & L’, it brought them to universal acclaim. With a more Irish folk influence than its post punk predecessors, it was an album the nation took to its heart. Join them in this special acoustic performance in Opium Rooms.
FULL DATES ARE BELOW:
Thursday 7th October - Mary Coughlan and special guest Roo Elizabeth
Friday 8th October - Paranoid Visions and special guests The Nilz
Saturday 9th -Sack special guests The Pale
Sunday 10th - A Lazarus Soul (acoustic) and special guests Zeztra
Inline with Government restrictions this gig will be limited capacity and patrons will be required to provide proof of immunity (Being fully vaccinated or recovered from COVID-19 within previous 6 months).
This show has been funded with special thanks to the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media: Live Performance Support Scheme.