Competition – Down with Jazz – 31st May – Ticket Giveaway

Down with Jazz

More tickets I hear you scream? Yes indeedy. This time it’s for the first day of the Down with Jazz festival (Saturday 31-05-14). There are two tickets for one person to be won.

To be in with a chance of winning, just email your name and address to and tell us where in Temple Bar the festival happens (hint: look below). Make sure you put ‘Jazz Saturday’ in the subject line of the email! Deadline for entries is May 27th at 6PM.

You can also follow us on twitter and retweet this tweet for a second chance to win. You can find us on twitter here.

You can find our other ticket comp for Down With Jazz – day two here.

Down With Jazz
31st May – 1st June 2014
Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, Dublin
Tickets €10 nightly

Down With Jazz, the festival that reels back the decades to the anti-jazz movement of the 1930’s, is back for a third edition; this time over the June Bank Holiday weekend.

The 2014 Down With Jazz festival is a feast of creative rebellion, opening with a rhythmic bang on Saturday night with the African tinged chamber pop songs and vocal harmonies of DFF, with Niwel Tsumbu, Vyvienne Long, Dave Flynn and their sunshine ensemble. Legendary Irish jazz guitarist Tommy Halferty will follow with his trio of top Irish jazzers – Dave Redmond on bass and Kevin Brady on drums. Dublin foursome OKO present delicately sculpted electro acoustic sounds as well as gritty streetwise funk, with Djackulate on the decks. New Orleans’ style Booka Brass Band play contemporary RnB as well as the old big band playbook, both styles bringing big bite. Saturday night will close with Alarmist embracing jazz, math rock, electronica and formal composition in their vibrant new sound.

Find our  OKO Album Review here

Find our DFF Gig review here.

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