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Doubling up as a Smalltown America showcase, Belfast’s 101 Central will host three exceptional songwriting acts on Friday, December 20.

Whilst we haven’t exactly been neglected of great shows of every conceivable kind all throughout 2013, there’s something about the Christmas period that somehow brings together some of the most downright irresistible line-ups of homegrown (and occasional international) musical talent. This year is no different, both across Belfast and much further afield. That said, keeping our eyes (and ears) firmly fixed upon the aforementioned hub of seismic musical happening, we present to you our eleven “must-see” shows in Belfast this festive period.

Doubling up as a Smalltown America showcase, Belfast’s 101 Central will host three exceptional songwriting acts on Friday, December 20. An all ages show, the line-up will feature arguably one of the country’s finest songwriting talents in the form of Chris McConaghy AKA 'Our Krypton Son', newcomers 'Sullivan & Gold', who will perform their debut album 'For Foes' for the first time in the city and headliners 'Little Bear' (above), a Derry-based band who have spent the year affirmed their ever-growing reputation as one of the country’s most bewitching live acts. A nigh on unmissable night for a mere seven pounds.

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