About Us

Onhand Bookings and Events

Onhand bookings is an independent booking agency and promotions company based in Dublin. It was founded by Dubliner Ray O’Donoghue who’s experience varies from label and artist management to festival ownership. Ray started out in the Music Industry managing and founding Quadraphonic records who’s artists included Calibre and Cork heroes Bass Odyssey. From there he ran Coastal Beats (a homegrown music and surf festival) and Remedy promotions with fellow Dubliner Anthony Mooney. Remedy along with finding much critical appraisal put on some of the biggest DJ’s and acts on the planet including Ricardo Villalobos, Pendulum, Miss Kittin, Roni Size and countless others. More recently Ray’s known for being a co-owner and booker for the highly acclaimed Sea Sessions Surf and Music Festival. Previous acts include Paul Weller, Bastille, The Coronas, Seasick Steve and countless others. Sea Sessions is recognised as one of Irelands premier Music festivals.  Ray and Onhand also book for several venues and festivals throughout the country, from Belfast to Cork and Derry to Limerick. Onhand Bookings use their extensive contacts, knowledge and relationships within the industry to find  the right act for the right event or venue. The emphasis is on quality, suitability and of course pulling power. The continuation and recurrence of business is testament to Onhand’s ability to achieve this.