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The Academy

The Academy

The Academy

The Academy (57 Middle Abbey Street, Dublin 1) – this unique downtown Dublin venue has four levels of entertainment, including live music (with acts ranging from The Killers, to Sam Sparro, Buzzcocks, mega club DJ Calvin Harris, and hip hop pair Macklemore & Ryan Lewis appearing here). A popular event here is “Propaganda club nights” (held every Saturday) — the best new and classic indie music from the likes of MGMT, The Arctic Monkeys, Vampire Weekend, Hot Chip, The Wombats, The Pigeon Detectives, Bloc Party, La Roux, The Kaiser Chiefs, and others.