Mother Is Coming To Limerick For Mother X I.NY

Mother is bringing it's unique brand of disco to Limerick to celebrate Ireland's connection with New York

The Mother DJs shrouded in violet light

As part of the I.NY festival, a festival which celebrates Ireland and New York’s relationship, Mother will be taking their DJs on a road trip to Limerick for I.NY presents: Mother x I.NY // Limerick.

The I.NY festival runs over eleven days this month and celebrates the “deep and vibrant connection between Ireland and New York City.”

Disco fans in Limerick will be delighted to learn that they have two chances to catch the Mother DJs at their finest this weekend and next.

Mother will host the I.NY Festival Club at The Granary this Friday, October 6 (Mother x I.NY) from 10pm-1am and next Friday, October 13, again with Qool DJ Marv from 10pm-1am.


Deep Connection

The Dublin club made the Irish Times list to become one of the top five clubs in Ireland as the self-proclaimed “most colourful Saturday night party in Dublin City.”

Inspired by the likes of Studio 54 in New York’s disco scene, the connection between Ireland’s colourful club night and the big apple runs deep.

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“Conceived in June 2010, Mother is an old-school club night for gays and their friends, where the focus is solely on good times and good tunes heavily influenced by the glory days of New York City disco,” the event’s page declares.

But music isn’t the only element that draws on Ireland’s connection with NY, the Mother Team revealed.

“Mother was the name of a club night in New York, so we take our name from that” said the Mother Team.

With some blockbuster events under their belt including this year’s incredible Mother Pride Block Party with Loreen, disco-lovers can expect some incredible music from Mother DJs: DJ Ruth and DJ Rocky.

Here’s some more info about the night’s from Mother and I.NY’s event page:

“Over 11 days in October, I.NY explores and celebrates the deep and vibrant connection between Ireland and New York City. The festival invites artists, writers, musicians, educators, entrepreneurs and more to tell the story of how the Ireland New York relationship has impacted their personal, professional and creative lives.It invites as well an audience, from home and abroad, to share their own stories, hear those shared by others, and experience the broader Ireland New York story through a diverse programme of cultural events. […]

For two nights this October I.NY is bringing Mother to Limerick for a New York disco like no other. Mother will host the I.NY Festival Club at the Granary on Friday 6 – Mother x I.NY – and Friday 13 October with Qool DJ Marv. Tickets are €10 and available in advance from the link above.

For more information about the I.NY festival, check out their website here.

Tickets for Mother x I.NY on October 6 are available on Eventbrite. Tickets for Mother with Qool DJ Marv on October 13 are also available on Eventbrite.


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