The Riptide at Academy2 THIS SATURDAY Win a pair of tickets to the evening show!

Congratulations to Brian Dunne who won two tickets to the evening show.

You may know The Riptide Movement from Grafton street, You may know The Riptide Movement from Electric Picnic, Indiependence, Sea Sessions, Glasgowbury. You may know The Riptide Movement from supporting Doves, The Coronas, Frightened Rabbit, The Blizzards, Lissie, Jack L, Johnny Flynn.

You may have picked up one of the 9,000 albums sold by The Riptide Movement or one of the 12,000 singles they released.

You may know The Riptide Movement from spending 13 weeks in the Irish Charts. You may know them from airplay on Today FM, 2fm, Dublin's 98, fm 104, Phantom. You may have read about The Riptide Movement in hotpress, The Irish times, The Star, The Sun. Or you may know them from the 200 odd watering holes they play in annually.

But either way….. You know The Riptide Movement.

"A Thrilling live proposition, that leaves crowds wondering how they haven't passed out" Hot Press.

"An Awesome band, Hendrix himself would be shaking in his boots!" Eric Bell- Thin Lizzy.

"The Irish Rolling Stones, 5 stars!!"- Bee Hive City

Tickets priced 10 euro (per show, inclusive of booking fee) are on sale now from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide and

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