Win Tickets to Swordfishtrombones Revisited @ National Concert Hall


On Tuesday, October 29th, Dublin’s National Concert Hall will play true to a special one-off event commemorating Tom Waits’ seminal seventh studio album, Swordfishtrombones.

Featuring a veritable dream team of musicians in Nadine Shah, Soap&Skin, Lisa O’Neill, Dorian Wood and Matthew E. White, British instrumentalist David Coulter will oversee Swordfishtrombones Revisited on the night. With a six-piece band in tow, Coulter & co. will reinterpret tracks including ‘6 Shells From a Thirty-Ought-Six’ and ‘In The Neighborhood’ from the critically-acclaimed 1983 album.

We’re teaming up with NCH to give away a pair of tickets to the show.

To enter, simply Like our Facebook page here and send your answer to the following question to

In which Hollywood studio was Swordfishtrombones recorded?

Go here to buy tickets to the show.

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