Newbridge Rocktober Fest

Newbridge Rocktober Fest McDonnell's Bar & JRB's presents 'Newbridge Rocktoberfest' in aid of 'Newbridge Day Care Centre' & 'Meals on Wheels'. 'BATTLE OF THE BANDS'.
10 bands will be selected to perform in the heats which will take place in' McDonnell's Bar'
Sept 25th & Oct 2nd
2 acts/heat + 1 wild card go through to the FINAL in JRB's 9th Oct.

Application forms are available from both venues plus competition rules. Both covers and original bands are welcome. All proceeds go to 'Newbridge Day Care' & 'Meals on Wheels'

Battle of the Bands winner VAGABONDS and THIEVES are in McDonnell's Bar Newbridge tonight from about 9pm. Super Super Su...
29/12/2015

Battle of the Bands winner VAGABONDS and THIEVES are in McDonnell's Bar Newbridge tonight from about 9pm. Super Super Super Newbridge band. Don't miss this gig!!!!

10/10/2015
Vagabonds and Thieves - Devil's Beat

BATTLE OF THE BANDS WINNER...
Congratulations to VAGABONDS AND THIEVES who were awesome last night and although they had some very stiff competition from all the other bands they were very worthy champions and the winners of 2000 euro, air time on KFM and a slot at the Druids MCC rally next summer. Check out their new video here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iP_7_2cqVe8

Vagabonds and Thieves promo video for "Devil's Beat" from their first EP. Thanks so much for all the amazing people who gave their time to this project. Dan ...

Newbridge Rocktober Fest
09/10/2015

Newbridge Rocktober Fest

'BATTLE OF THE BANDS' FINAL THIS FRIDAY..
Here is the line up for this Fridays final of the 'Battle of the Bands' in #JudgeRoyBeans NO COVER CHARGE!!!
BAND 1 THE FRESCO FUTURE @9PM.
BAND 2 CLUB WAR @9:45PM.
BAND 3 VAGABONDS AND THIEVES @10:30PM.
BAND 4 IVAN NICOLAS BAND @11:15PM.
BAND 5 WE WENT DOWN @12:00.
BAND 6 GHOST NOTES @12:40AM.
All money raised goes to 'Newbridge Day Care Centre' and 'Meals on Wheels'

09/10/2015
Vagabonds and Thieves - Devil's Beat

Vagabonds and Thieves - Devil's Beat

Vagabonds and Thieves promo video for "Devil's Beat" from their first EP. Thanks so much for all the amazing people who gave their time to this project. Dan ...

IT'S ALMOST SHOW TIME....Only 1 day to go to the 'Battle of the Bands' final in #judgeroybeans  .Good luck to all the ba...
08/10/2015

IT'S ALMOST SHOW TIME....
Only 1 day to go to the 'Battle of the Bands' final in #judgeroybeans .Good luck to all the bands taking part. Just to add a bit more pressure we have organised for the Kildare Post, the Leinster Leader and Kildare.tv to be there, so make sure you wear your good shoes. :-) There will be NO COVER CHARGE to the event and you can buy voting slips at the door for only 1euro. All monies raised go to 'Newbridge Day Care Centre' and 'Meals on Wheels'.

'BATTLE OF THE BANDS' FINAL THIS FRIDAY..Here is the line up for this Fridays final of the 'Battle of the Bands' in #Jud...
07/10/2015

'BATTLE OF THE BANDS' FINAL THIS FRIDAY..
Here is the line up for this Fridays final of the 'Battle of the Bands' in #JudgeRoyBeans NO COVER CHARGE!!!
BAND 1 THE FRESCO FUTURE @9PM.
BAND 2 CLUB WAR @9:45PM.
BAND 3 VAGABONDS AND THIEVES @10:30PM.
BAND 4 IVAN NICOLAS BAND @11:15PM.
BAND 5 WE WENT DOWN @12:00.
BAND 6 GHOST NOTES @12:40AM.
All money raised goes to 'Newbridge Day Care Centre' and 'Meals on Wheels'

THANK YOU!!!Thanks very much to all who took part in THE BATTLE OF THE BANDS in McDonnell's bar Newbridge  last night. T...
03/10/2015

THANK YOU!!!
Thanks very much to all who took part in THE BATTLE OF THE BANDS in McDonnell's bar Newbridge last night. The standard of music was amazing and it will be so hard to pick the winner of the competition. Thanks to Peter Lee and Beans Leamy for their superb job on sound. Thanks to the Judges PJ O'Connor, Beans Leamy and Tiernan O'Brien who was also MC for the night. We so have to do this again soon, so watch this space!!!

Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge
03/10/2015

Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

BATTLE OF THE BANDS RESULTS...
Through to next weeks final in Judge Roy Beans are as follows...
From heat 1...
IVAN NICOLAS BAND
WE WENT DOWN
THE FRISCO FUTURE
From heat 2...
VAGABONDS AND THIEVES
GHOST NOTES
CLUB WAR
You can check them all out in previous posts. Thanks to all who entered for making it an unbelievable 2 nights.

03/10/2015
Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...
Band 5 were THE DYNAMICS. Another savage Newbridge band. It's going to be hard to pick the best! What a night!

03/10/2015
Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...
Band 4 were GHOST NOTES. Well that woke the neighbours! Superb stuff!

03/10/2015
Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...
Band 3 were VAGABONDS AND THIEVES. Great to see such talent in Newbridge.

03/10/2015
Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...
Band 2 were THE WIZZARDS OF OSBERSTOWN. Nice bit of old school rock!

03/10/2015
Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

Mcdonnell's Bar Newbridge

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...
Band 1 were CLUB WAR. All I can say is keep an eye out for these guys. WOW. (Recording sound not great, sorry about that)

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...Only 1 hour to go till heat 2 kicks off in McDonnell's bar Newbridge. Hope you can make it!
02/10/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...
Only 1 hour to go till heat 2 kicks off in McDonnell's bar Newbridge. Hope you can make it!

BATTLE OF THE BANDS HEAT 2 TONIGHT IN McDONNELLS BAR...Band 1 CLUB WAR @9PM,Band 2 THE WIZZARDS OF OSBERSTOWN @9:40PM,Ba...
02/10/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS HEAT 2 TONIGHT IN McDONNELLS BAR...
Band 1 CLUB WAR @9PM,
Band 2 THE WIZZARDS OF OSBERSTOWN @9:40PM,
Band 3 GHOST NOTES @10:30pm,
Band 4 VAGABONDS AND THIEVES @11:15PM,
Band 5 THE DYNAMICS @12:00.

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S..Band 5  is THE DYNAMICS. Check them out here http://www.bandmix.ie/thedy...
01/10/2015
The Dynamics

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S..
Band 5 is THE DYNAMICS. Check them out here http://www.bandmix.ie/thedynamics/

The Dynamics: Band in Kildare, Ireland.The Dynamics started in March 2013 with the disbandment of two of the members old bands. The idea to continue making music was decided impromptu during an acoustic session at Soulworks, Naas. Soon after, the originals...

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S BAR...Band 4 is VAGABONDS AND THIEVES. These guys are no strangers to ent...
01/10/2015
Vagabonds and Thieves

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S BAR...
Band 4 is VAGABONDS AND THIEVES. These guys are no strangers to entertaining a crowd and have a pretty big following around the country. Check them out here for yourslef https://www.facebook.com/Vagabondsandthieveshome/timeline

Formed in Kildare in April 2014, Vagabonds and Thieves setup of guitar, bass, drums and bouzouki through a Marshall has made this band stand out

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S BAR...Band 3 is GHOST NOTES. Check them out here for yourself  https://ww...
01/10/2015
Ghost Notes

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S BAR...
Band 3 is GHOST NOTES. Check them out here for yourself https://www.facebook.com/BandGhostNotes/videos

Ghost Notes are a new and upcoming Dublin based rock band. Drawing on a wide range of influences including; hard rock, punk, blues and psychedelia.

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S BAR...Band 2 is THE WIZARD OF OSBERSTOWN. With some members of the extrem...
01/10/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S BAR...
Band 2 is THE WIZARD OF OSBERSTOWN. With some members of the extremely talented WHOLE HOG BAND this should be a great set.

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S...Band 1 is CLUB WAR. They are only newly formed but have some serious ta...
01/10/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELL'S...
Band 1 is CLUB WAR. They are only newly formed but have some serious talent in the from of Dan 'the man' Shanahan and Mark Byrne so we expect some great things.

BATTLE OF THE BANDS HEAT 2 FRIDAY 2 OCT IN McDONNELLS BAR...Band 1 CLUB WAR @9PM,Band 2 THE WIZZARDS OF OSBERSTOWN @9:40...
01/10/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS HEAT 2 FRIDAY 2 OCT IN McDONNELLS BAR...
Band 1 CLUB WAR @9PM,
Band 2 THE WIZZARDS OF OSBERSTOWN @9:40PM,
Band 3 GHOST NOTES @10:30pm,
Band 4 VAGABONDS AND THIEVES @11:15PM,
Band 5 THE DYNAMICS @12:00.

BATTLE OF THE BANDS HEAT 2 THIS FRIDAY IN MCDONNELL'S BAR.
29/09/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS HEAT 2 THIS FRIDAY IN MCDONNELL'S BAR.

26/09/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS....
Band 5 were WE WENT DOWN. These guys made the final. They had a lovely sound mixing guitar with the beautiful sound of the Mandolin and the lead singer could nearly have made the final on his confidence alone. Watch out for this band!!

26/09/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...
Band 4 were KEY. Lovely grundgey funk feel to them and were thoroughly enjoyed by the crowd. Good stuff!!

26/09/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS...
Band 3 were THE OUTFIT. All round talented band with a super female vocalist. Might just make the final through the wild card draw.

26/09/2015

BATTLE OF THE BANDS....
Band 2 were THE FRESCO FUTURE. They didn't make it to the final in 2 weeks but you will be hearing more from these very talented guys.

26/09/2015

Band 1 in the Battle of the Bands was THE IVAN NICOLAS BAND and they sounded great and were picked to go through to the finsl. 4 more bands to come.

ONLY 3 HOURS TO GO TO THE ' BATTLE OF THE BANDS '. 5 live music acts this evening in McDonnell's Bar fighting it out for...
25/09/2015

ONLY 3 HOURS TO GO TO THE ' BATTLE OF THE BANDS '.
5 live music acts this evening in McDonnell's Bar fighting it out for a place in the final with an overall prize of 2000 euro and some air time on KFM.

'BATTLE OF THE BANDS' THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELLS BAR...Band 4 is KEY. check them out here on sound cloud https://soundclo...
24/09/2015
KEY

'BATTLE OF THE BANDS' THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELLS BAR...
Band 4 is KEY. check them out here on sound cloud https://soundcloud.com/keyy_band

4 piece band from Dublin, Ireland. Edgy alternative rock sound.. sometimes we take it down a few levels and sometimes our songs get up in your face. What are you waiting for?

'BATTLE OF THE BANDS' THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELLS BAR...Band 3 is THE OUTFIT. Check out their website for info videos and ...
24/09/2015
home

'BATTLE OF THE BANDS' THIS FRIDAY IN McDONNELLS BAR...
Band 3 is THE OUTFIT. Check out their website for info videos and lots more. http://www.theoutfitband.net/

5 BANDS THIS FRIDAY NIGHT IN McDONNELL'S BAR!!!!!!!ROCKTOBER FEST 'BATTLE OF THE BANDS'...Heat 1 kicking off this Friday...
24/09/2015

5 BANDS THIS FRIDAY NIGHT IN McDONNELL'S BAR!!!!!!!
ROCKTOBER FEST 'BATTLE OF THE BANDS'...
Heat 1 kicking off this Friday 25th Sept at 9pm sharp.
Band 1 IVAN NICOLAS BAND
Band 2 THE FRESCO FUTURE
Band 3 THE OUTFIT
Band 4 KEY
Band 5 WE WENT DOWN
If it's live music your after then look no further!!!!

BAND REQUIRED URGENTLY....We need 1 more band for this Friday's 'Battle of the Bands'. 2-5 piece band required to do cov...
23/09/2015

BAND REQUIRED URGENTLY....
We need 1 more band for this Friday's 'Battle of the Bands'. 2-5 piece band required to do cover/original music. All sound equipment provided and you could win yourselves 2000 euro. If you are interested ring 0876394978 asap

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