“Music is the brandy of the damned”

George Bernard Shaw

Although we have DJs in Thursday – Sunday, the rest of the time we have playlists curated by Bodytonic Music and updated weekly. Check them out below – the first is for the early evenings – the second is for the late nights.

Love them, or hate them, let us know what you think info@thebernardshaw.com

Mix of the week


19 / 9 / 19

This weeks mix of the week goes to an undeniable classic – Carista at Dekmantel 18′. What a set! We can practically list of the set list by now, and it still never gets old



This weeks mix goes out to Larry – alt/lo-fi band that just released on Pizza Pizza Records. They’re hitting the Shaw on Friday the 13th, followed by DJ Wastefellow


New to the playlist this week – Kornél Kovács with Marathon.
Any tunes you want to hear in the bar when you’re having AWP’s with your pals? Let us know >> info@thebernardshaw.com



Howareyas. It’s been a while but we’re back from our festival slumber. This week’s mix coming in hot and heavy with this weeks mix from Shaw veteran DC “I am the Shaw” FSL Man and ELLLL live on Red Light Radio earlier in the week.

Give her a listen, as always let us know what you think and hit us back with anything you want us to listen to > info@thebernardshaw.com

Find DC FSL MAN here

Find ELLLL here



This weeks mix goes out to this whopper rendition of Superstylin’ by Groove Armada. We are fecking BUZZING to see the GA live band this weekend at Beatyard in Dun Laoghaire. Catch us having a bop all weekend at the main stage x


Easy breezy listening curtesy of Cinema – who’s hitting the Shaw TONIGHT for Papaya Live 5.  He’s not a stranger to the Shaw, and one of our favourites to be honest. Raw Irish talent at it’s finest


This weeks tune is a curtesy of Hunting Hall – a project from Dundalk native Tim Shearwood. Perfect Indie beats for the midweek slump.

Catch Hunting Hall in the Shaw this Thursday w/ Homebeat Selects: Hunting Hall | Homebeat DJs, 8pm kick off.


Our mix of the week this week goes out to Yaeji and her latest live broadcast; Beats in Space (NY). Very casual listening, we dig it!


The only thing getting us through this work week.. Bloody Mary’s killer set on Radio Buttons. Give er a listen! Any good mixes for us? Send them to info@thebernardshaw.com



This weeks mix of the week goes out to our main gal sohotsospicy. Swerving between Jersey Club, Vogue House & Breakbeats, S.H.S.P proves in this mix why she is one of the most sought after & least boring DJs in Dublin right now. She’s also the number 1 barista in our hearts 💞

Catch sohotsospicy playing THIS SATURDAY – JUNE 29TH during Pride🏳️‍🌈



This weeks playlist is curtesy of Bodytonic’s office messer and master booker Chris. The perfect summer easy listening’ – Cheers Chris


This week’s mix of the week is curtesy of our lovely pal Reveller (Sam Boylan) of HotHouse Label.

From Detroit Swindle to Tensnake and Prymary Colours (*cough* catch them at Beatyard this year *cough*) the playlist has all your classic session bops. Gwan Reveller⚡️




Our aul pal Daphni knocking it out of the park once again! After playing a stellar set at Beatyard in 2018 he comes back with this banging track, his first since 2017’s Joli Mali.

Daphni’s “Sizzling” is based around Bermudian band Paradise’s 1981 song “Sizzlin’ Hot.” According to a press release, Dan Snaith originally made “Sizzling” for his DJ sets. “From the very first time I played it on New Year’s Eve 2018, it lights up the room every time I play it,”

“Sizzling” is set to appear on a forthcoming Daphni EP



Our mix of the week goes out to Miss Kate, who’ll be releasing her EP ‘Walk for me‘ this Saturday in our gaff. Big tingz!


A moment of silence for Peggy Gou’s latest EP ‘Moment’ released this morning on Gudu records. We can already taste the Fentiman’s gingerbeer whilst this is getting pumped into the beer garden with the sun belting!




Guilty Pleasure Week

James Blake is a controversial topic amongst the office, but he’s definitely one of our guilty pleasures. James released the video for this absolute banger with Spanish singer and producer Rosalía (the topic of conversation this week at BT HQ) off his latest album Assume Form.

Love him or hate him, you can’t deny this is song is one of his best.




This weeks mix goes out to Citzen Black who’ll be dishing out the bangers this Thursday in the Shaw along with those Tuff guys at Tuff Gang. Check em out




Our aul pal and Pear Co-Founder Fio Fa releases his first banger in a while after a short break off. Backed up by remixes from New Jackson & Fold, Dead Money Groove is sure to be a must-get banger. Set to be released March 25th 2019, it’s on the hit list in the office

1 / 3 / 19

This week’s mix goes to the lovely Aoife O’Neill of Out of space origin. She’ll be playing the Shaw this Saturday for WGFM #14 with our favourite melt; DC FSLMAN

Check the deets out for that here



14 / 2 / 19

We couldn’t not give this mix a shout – DC’s killer set from The Shaw in January.

After a final fair well to the Tivoli with District 8, we welcomed Techno & Electro legend – Dave Clarke back to The Shaw for the first time since 2013 and what a night it was! The atmosphere was stellar, with the whole venue packed and DC brought his usual energy.

For anyone that missed out, or just want to relive it – get it in to you👇👇

4 / 2 / 19

This weeks mix goes out to Shane Mannion,  a regular feature on the Shaw roster over the past 10 years. The mix was recorded during his recent set with us on December 30th. He killed it with this easy listening Sunday set, from disco to dubstep and everything in between – literally. Also accompanied on the night with visuals made by the man himself.

Check out his soundcloud below, and let us know what you think >> info@thebernardshaw.com


31 / 1 / 19

Mercy & Salvation have been killing it with Salvation Sundays. Check out resident DJ Cathal’s January mix below, it’s been getting us through this baltic week!

Catch the lads for some reggae buzz at The Shaw, Sunday Feb 3rd .

23 / 1 / 19

This weeks mix goes to non other than Electro / Techno legend Dave Clarke. He’s closing out the Tivoli this Saturday along with a line up of District 8’s greatest throughout the years, but he’ll also be joining us for an intimate electro set inside The Shaw. It’ll be Dave’s first time joining us since 2013, when he killed The Shaw after a banging set at The Twisted Pepper. Lucky for us that set was recorded.. Check it out below and grab sone tickets for Dave’s FREE IN set this Sunday here

25 / 11 / 18

This weeks mix goes out to our boy Leon Vynehall with his latest release ‘English Oak’ from his upcoming album Nothing Is Still. The track is based around a surreal dream that Vynehall’s grandmother had about falling from the top of the Chrysler Building during her time in New York. As well as the original, he has shared a Gerd Janson remix. Vynehall is finally making it over to us next weekend for a free gig in our lil aul beer garden. We’ve been waiting for this day for a long time – Sunday can’t come quick enough..

Find all the info on the gig here

12 / 11 / 18

Shaw veterans MOOT are launching their very own label launch. Join us in celebrating their first two releases (the second of which will be released the week of the party) in our gaff this Friday.

Check out Moot Tapes 001 below👇👇



This week’s mix goes out to Blue Niall’s first track from his EP ‘Rainbow’ starring 18 year old drag queen Nikki Stone. Check it out below and read more about it here He’ll be playing the Shaw on November 8th in an all-out 💙Blue Summer💙 Party.


This weeks mix of the goes out to our boy Leon Vynehall who’ll be doing a cheeky set in the Shaw after his Wigwam party on December 2nd. He’s doing a free in ting to aid them roll overs from the night before so fingers, toes and everything else crossed that third time Vynehall party is the one!


This weeks mix of the week goes out to Shaw Veteran Kenny Hanlon’s vinyl only Apartment Records. Established in 1996, the likes of New Jackson, TR one and Chase Smith have released under the electro label. Apartment releases have been charted by Milton Bradley, Palms Trax, Sunil Sharpe, Ryan Elliott. Check out a mix below and catch him playing the Shaw on September 7th.


The Optimo DJs have been favourites of ours since day one – for one reason – EVERY set is flawless. This time round we’ve put together something very special with a 3 hour daytime set in The Shaw to celebrate the last of the summer months – what a buzz?!?

So obviously our Mix of the week this week goes out to The Optimo’s. Check em’ out above at AVA festival.

The Shaw gig is free in. The Wigwam afters gig is ticketed but you can use the promo code ‘shawmates’ here for almost 50% off tickets to the Wigwam gig

Shaw line up
21:00 – Close Pablo (Bodytonic)
18:00 – 21:00 Optimo DJs
16:00 – 18:00 Pablo (Bodytonic)

Wigwam Basement lineup – 54 Middle Abbey Street
00:00 – 03:00 Optimo DJs
23:00 – 00:00 Lumo Club DJs

Advanced Tickets €13
On The Door €15


This weeks mix of the week goes out to LA native Jen Ferrer. We’re delighted to have her over in the emerald isle with All City X Bodytonic for a lil Summer shin dig here at the Shaw. Give er a listen, check the full line up here


This weeks Mix of the week goes out to JunglePussy over from NYC with the District Magazine lads for their relaunch of issue 004. Bound to be a buzz, catch more info on our blog section below.

This week’s mix of the week is courtesy of our boy Daniel Avery who just got announced for Beatyard in August. We are buzzing to see him hit the decks, what a good skin.



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