Your President Needs You!

Ahead of his visit to Sea Sessions on Saturday June 30th, President of Ireland, Michael D.Higgins is asking you to help shape the future of the country!

President Higgins invites young people to offer their vision for Ireland

The Presidency Seminars – 2011 to 2018

Shaping Ireland’s Shared Future

President Higgins is inviting young Irish people to make multimedia […]

By |June 13th, 2012|Blog (2015), News|0 Comments

Red Bull Bedroom Jam Festival tour bands announced

Earlier this year Sea Sessions Battle of the Bands teamed up with Red Bull to bring you the Red Bull Bedroom Jam. We can now announce that three young Irish bands will be heading out on the road for the best summer of their lives.

From  January 19th, fledgling Irish bands from Belfast to Bundoran and […]

By |June 1st, 2012|Blog (2015), News, Red Bull Bedroom Jam|0 Comments

Tick, tick, tick, tick BOOM (7 wks to go)

What an action packed crazy fun month it has been. The inaugural Sea Sessions tour stopped off in Galway with Crazy P, Belfast with Tieranniesaur and Fujiya & Miyagi, then Kinsale and lastly Lahinch with the beat match master Ollie Teeba (The Herbaliser). We have made plenty of new friends along the way and hope […]

By |May 11th, 2012|Blog (2015), News, Sea Sessions Heineken Tour|0 Comments

3 good reasons to come to Sea Sessions

1. We have announced our line-up and we’re super excited to welcome the 2012 acts to Ireland’s biggest beach party. More acts to be announced next week, including day by day breakdown.

Memories OR some of what you missed from Sea Sessions 2011.

2. President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins is to pop by on the Saturday […]

By |April 30th, 2012|Blog (2015), News, The Minutes|0 Comments

Beach Sports and Beach Olympics (how to enter)

This year Sea Sessions will once again host Ireland’s most high-octane surf event (See Surfing page for more details)
Barefoot Wine Beach Sports
The beach soccer and tag rugby events are again being run by local clubs – Erne Wanderers and Ballyshannon Rugby Club. There is €500 prize money up for grabs at both events, registering a […]

By |April 26th, 2012|Beach Games, Blog (2015), News|0 Comments

Sea Seassions Heineken Tour with Fujiya & Miyagi and 24hrs in Belfast

The Sea Sessions crew arrived in Belfast on Saturday to set up and run the second leg of our Heineken Tour events. What follows are 24hrs with us in Belfast.

Top night in The Black Box with Brighton wonder boys Fujiya & Miyagi and almost local, Tieranniesaur. The Dublin collective warmed the crowd up nicely with […]

By |April 24th, 2012|Blog (2015), News, Sea Sessions Heineken Tour|0 Comments

Surfing & Action Sports Events

Barefoot Wine Expression Session in association with Billabong
The water is going to be just as hot as the music this year with Ireland’s largest cash prize in surfing on offer. Barefoot Wines have pulled out all the corks to get behind the landmark ‘Expression Session’ event which is the only surf competition in Ireland to […]

Sea Sessions on tour with Heineken | Crazy P

We were thrilled when Crazy P announced they’d do the first night of the Sea Sessions tour. The legendary live dance act hit the stage in the Roisin Dubh in Galway on Friday 13th, and were met by a wedged crowd who turned up to see the high-energy live show.

Front woman Danielle Moore said,
“It was […]

Are you as excited about #SS12 line-up as Spandy Andy?

With a week to go till the launch of our line-up – Spandy Andy, international entertainer and YouTube sensation, sent us his ‘Tricky’ dance. Now shut your brain off and DANCE!!! Full line-up will be announced on 30th March. Keep an eye on the website for full info.

By |March 20th, 2012|News|0 Comments

Sea Sessions on tour with Heineken this April/May in Galway, Belfast, Kinsale & Lahinch

Not content with establishing ourselves as one of Ireland’s best new festivals, Sea Sessions, in association with Heineken, is hitting the road.

The past four years has seen our surf music festival grow and develop a great line-up of music, action sports and the best beach party with a chilled surf inspired vibe. This April/May will […]

By |March 12th, 2012|Blog (2015), News, Sea Sessions Heineken Tour|0 Comments

Dreams are made of… XXL photos

Surf Photographer and Co. Clare native David Olsthoorn tells Sea Sessions about his rollercoster winter in the North West, capturing the many moods of the waves that crash against its coastline.

The last few months have been a rollercoaster of mad events. I left my Clare home in mid November to spend two or three days […]

By |March 11th, 2012|Guest Blog, News|0 Comments

The Minutes name Sea Sessions their best festival

Dublin rockers The Minutes, played to a jam packed tent at Sea Sessions 2011 and recently told that they hope to be booked again for #SS12.

The full set list from ‘The Minutes’ sold-out gig from The Academy, Dublin is available here, search for ‘The Minutes’ OR to watch selected songs and the full interview […]

By |March 9th, 2012|News|0 Comments

Red Bull Bedroom Jam 2012 Update

Earlier this year Sea Sessions joined forces with Red Bull Bedroom Jam to bring you a battle of the bands with a difference. Latest news – Possibly Intoxicated Gents are the 5th band through to Red Bull Bedroom Jam 2012!

The RBBJ team were in Dublin on Wednesday to film the band’s live bedroom set, which […]

By |March 9th, 2012|Blog (2015), News, Red Bull Bedroom Jam|0 Comments

Red Bull Bedroom Jam finalists Stonefree joined Ocean FM’s Karen Spellman on ‘The Wave’

The lads played 3 tracks live on air, including their debut single ‘Into the Night’, had a chat about competing in Red Bull Bedroom Jams first Irish competition, filming with the Red Bull Crew, their hopes of playing this year’s Sea Sessions Surf & Music Festival & some general messing in the Ocean FM studio.

Stonefree […]

By |March 9th, 2012|News, Podcast, Red Bull Bedroom Jam|0 Comments

Sea Sessions Nominated for ‘Best Small Festival’ & announces battle of the bands

Sea Sessions has been nominated for the 'Best Small Festival' award in the Irish Festival Awards 2011. Check it out here
By |January 19th, 2012|Blog (2015), News, Red Bull Bedroom Jam|0 Comments