Original, alternative music gig listings

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Next gigs in Ipswich, Felixstowe, Colchester, Stowmarket, Bury St.Edmunds and nearby!

Date/Time Artists Flyer Music Category
16/08/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Kaddal Merrill
Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester Essex, CO1 1NF, United Kingdom
This gig is for a seated audience. The music and projects of Egyptian flautist Fayrouz...

kaddall merill
17/08/2019
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
FyreSky + Walk in Coma + White Raven Down
Queen St Brewhouse, 7 Queen Street, Colchester Essex, CO1 2PG, United Kingdom
with support from Walk In Coma and White Raven Down. Watch this space for more...

FyreSky
19/08/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
OVAL
Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester Essex, CO1 1NF, United Kingdom
Trailblazing glitch masterpieces (1990s), delicate, hyperreal, futuristic post-rock vignettes (after 2010) and now abstract club...

oval
31/08/2019
8:30 pm
Firewild
The County, 29 St Helens Street, Ipswich Suffolk, IP4 1HH, United Kingdom
2 hours of all-original rock music

firewild
19/09/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Chaines + Julia Reidy + Suze Whaites
Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester Essex, CO1 1NF, United Kingdom
CHAINES (Cee Haines) is a composer and multi-instrumentalist who writes surreal and fantastical electronica and electro-acoustic...

chaines
28/09/2019
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
[NOISE] ExBURYMental 5
The Rehearsal Rooms, 4 St Andrews Street South, Bury St.Edmunds Suffolk, IP33 3PH, United Kingdom
Line up TBA

Trench Art
05/10/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
CUD + support
John Peel Centre, Church Walk , Stowmarket Suffolk, IP14 1ET, United Kingdom
Emerging from the same art/design cauldron that produced fellow Leeds legends Soft Cell, Scritti Politti,...

cud
18/10/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs
John Peel Centre, Church Walk , Stowmarket Suffolk, IP14 1ET, United Kingdom
“The pig has several connotations. Most civilisations and cultures have seen them as arbiters of...

Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs
24/10/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Rozi Plain + Support
The Smokehouse, 6 South Street, Ipswich Suffolk, IP1 3NU, United Kingdom
“Seductively off-kilter pop... lovely stuff” Uncut “Exquisitely blissed-out” MOJO The Smokehouse is delighted to be...

rozi plain
25/10/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Deeper
The Smokehouse, 6 South Street, Ipswich Suffolk, IP1 3NU, United Kingdom
The Smokehouse is proud to present a FREE show with headliners Deeper. “Well-oiled and worn-in...

Deeper
25/10/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Mentulls
John Peel Centre, Church Walk , Stowmarket Suffolk, IP14 1ET, United Kingdom
Award-winning British contemporary prog rock blues band The Mentulls have carved out a niche for themselves...

The Mentulls
05/11/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Steve Mason
Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester Essex, CO1 1NF, United Kingdom
Ex Beta Band member Steve comes to Colchester! Steve Mason released his new album, About...

Steve Mason
12/11/2019
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Hawkwind
Corn Exchange, Cornhill, Ipswich Suffolk, IP1 1DH, United Kingdom
Hawkwind have announced a 50th Anniversary tour to accompany their concert at the world famous...

hawkwind
22/11/2019
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tilly Moses
John Peel Centre, Church Walk , Stowmarket Suffolk, IP14 1ET, United Kingdom
Join Tilly Moses and her band on the first date of her UK tour as...

Tilly Moses
23/11/2019
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Straighten Up + Smart Alex + DJ Luna Junkie
Manor Ballroom , Ipswich, St Stephens Lane, , Ipswich Suffolk, , United Kingdom
The ALTERNATIVE #2... with STRAIGHTEN UP,  with support from the brilliant local heroes,SMART ALEX and all the...

punk gig poster
29/11/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mike Peters presents The Alarm – Hurricane Of Change Tour 2019
John Peel Centre, Church Walk , Stowmarket Suffolk, IP14 1ET, United Kingdom
The Alarm lead singer and songwriter Mike Peters, will present The Alarm – Hurricane of Change...

Mike Peters
06/12/2019
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Colina Pearl
Queen St Brewhouse, 7 Queen Street, Colchester Essex, CO1 2PG, United Kingdom
Colina Pearl head to the queen st brewhouse for the first time, get yourself down...

corina rock
22/12/2019
12:00 am
The Blockheads
Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester Essex, CO1 1NF, United Kingdom
A Colchester Arts Centre Fundraiser This gig is for a standing audience The Blockheads are...

blockheads
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