MAY 8: TOWER RECORDS – Little Green Cars Park Up, Daft Punk Madness


MAY 8, 2013


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Tower Live Summer Sessions

We have performances and signings with some brilliant bands this month. Some are in the store and others are in Madison just next door.  They’re all free and you’ll get to pick up their records, meet the bands, get your swag signed and generally be a groupie for an hour or two. Make sure to check our Facebook and Twitter for details of more Tower Live Summer Sessions added.


May 10/6pm           Wicklow Street                   Little Green Cars  – performance and signing to launch their debut album Absolute Zero

May 11/1pm           Wicklow Street                   The Dudley Corporation – launching their new LP Everyone Does Everything Wrong

May 18/1pm           Wicklow Street                   Fallen Rule – celebrating the release of their debut record No Way To Know Why

May 24/1pm           Wicklow Street                   Ben Reel – in support of his new album Darkness & The Light

May 29/1pm           Wicklow Street                   Public Service Broadcasting – promoting their debut album Inform – Educate – Entertain

May 30/7pm           Madison                                Nanu Nanu – launching their debut album Unit 1


Coming up at Tower Live Summer Sessions during the summer – BellX1, Parlour Flames, O Emperor, Tieranniesaur and many more to be announced.

Tune into Finest Worksongs with John Caddell on Phantom 105.2 for all your Tower Records news and catch Finest Worksongs live broadcasts from Wicklow Street throughout the Summer.


Special In-Store Happenings…Frends Weekend & Street Style Competition , Daft Punk Day and Longitude Festival Promotion

May 9th to 12th is FRENDS WEEKEND at Tower Records. We’re celebrating the fact that the ultra-super sexy headphone brand FRENDS are now exclusively available in Ireland at Tower Records. As seen wrapped around the ears of cool people across the globe, we’re delighted to be the only place you can get these beauties in Ireland. From Thursday May 9th through Sunday May 12th, drop into the Wicklow Street store and try our FRENDS collection on for size. FRENDS people will be here to help you get your head around the various offerings and you’ll be able to test drive these beautiful design pieces for yourself. We’ll have the wonderful Alex Donald playing a few tunes too. Check for a sneaky peak. Throughout May, Tower Records will be running a Tower Frends Real Street Style competition on Facebook and Twitter. We’re looking for folks with real street style – we mean mega hairdos, beautiful tats and piercings, unique fashion sense, that kind of look. Delectable Frends headphones will be awarded to those judged most Real Street Stylie by our esteemed panel of judges (so esteemed in fact that we haven’t asked them to judge yet…). We’ll have Taylor, Layla, Ella and Alli headphones up for grabs. Just post a seriously excellent photo on your own Facebook page, then tag Tower Dublin on the photo (make sure to make the photo public after you’ve uploaded it). You can also enter on Twitter by tweeting us your photo. We’re @TowerDublin . Make sure to include #TowerFrendsStreetStyle so we can find it! We’ll pick four winners at the end of May and make a crazy hullaballoo about it all!


Daft Punk madness has struck and we’ll be celebrating the release of Random Access Memories all day long on Friday May 17th with one funky Phantom Live Broadcast from the window of Tower HQ in Wicklow Street. John Caddell will be bringing his Finest Worksongs with him and playing the new album through no doubt. We’ll have plenty of on the spot prizes and Daft Punk goodies just for you, so make sure to drop in and get down!


We’re going to have a kick ass LONGITUDE FESTIVAL promotion at the end of May. We’ll be gathering up all the albums and LPs we have by Longitude acts and over the course of a week, everyone who buys two Longitude artist albums will go into a daily draw to win tickets to the festival. We have daily tickets, as well as super-duper weekend tickets! Total bargain: two deadly albums AND the chance to win tickets to see them live! Check in-store, on Twitter and Facebook for details on when the promotion will run.


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