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OTL-The Sazeracs @ The Black Box
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-The Sazeracs @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Thursday 17 January, 1.00PM Tickets £8.00 (including Lunch) The Sazeracs are a band consisting of Linley Hamilton on trumpet, Kyron Bourke on vocals and piano and Steve Davis on drums. Each member of the band... Read more »
OTL- Andy Irvine @ The Black Box
Jan 17 @ 8:00 pm
OTL- Andy Irvine @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Thursday 17 January, 8.00PM Tickets £15.00 Andy Irvine is one of the great Irish singers, his voice one of a handful of truly great ones that gets to the very soul of Ireland. He has... Read more »
Jan 18 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-This Is Spinal Tap '35' @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Friday 18 January, 8.00PM Tickets £5.00 Incredibly, 2019 marks the 35th anniversary of the greatest rockumentary, the greatest mockumentary and probably the greatest comedy movie ever made. This is Spinal Tap charts the rise and... Read more »
OTL-Bronagh Gallagher @ The Black Box
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm
OTL-Bronagh Gallagher @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Tickets £14.00 Bronagh Gallagher is a singer, songwriter, and actress from Northern Ireland. She is delighted to bring her new show to the Black Box. Bronagh and her band are currently in the studio recording... Read more »
Jan 19 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Bronagh Gallagher-SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Saturday 19 January, 8.00pm Tickets £14.00 Bronagh Gallagher is a singer, songwriter, and actress from Northern Ireland. She is delighted to bring her new show to the Black Box. Bronagh and her band are currently... Read more »
OTL-Kathryn Joseph @ The Black Box
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm
OTL-Kathryn Joseph @ The Black Box
3:00 pm
In association with Strange Victory Kathryn Joseph with support Brona McVittie Sunday 20 January, 3.00PM Tickets £10.00 Kathryn Joseph is a Scottish singer-songwriter and musician. Her debut album Bones You Have Thrown Me and Blood... Read more »
Bert Jansch: Around the World in 80 Plays Belfast Stopover @ The Green Room
7:00 pm
On 05 December 2018 four guitars were sent on their way around the world by the Bert Jansch Foundation to be played by musicians inspired by Bert Jansch. The guitars have already stopped over with... Read more »
OTL-Niamh McGlinchey @ The Black Box
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-Niamh McGlinchey @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Wednesday 23 January, 1.00pm Tickets £8.00 (including lunch) Hailing from Gulladuff in Co. Derry, Niamh’s first instrument was the Mandolin, from there she moved onto the Tin Whistle and finally settling on the guitar. With... Read more »
Jan 23 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Steeleye Span 50th Anniversary-SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Wednesday 23 January, 8.00pm Tickets £20.00 Space Oddity. Suspicious Minds. Pinball Wizard. Whole Lotta Love. Come Together – 1969 could easily be said to be a vintage year for music, the end of a decade... Read more »
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-The Swingtime Starlets @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Friday 25 January, 1.00PM Tickets £8.00 (including lunch) The Swingtime Starlets are an all-professional close harmony trio, who perform songs from the 40’s Wartime Era, Hollywood’s Golden Age and Retro Pop! Get your toes tapping,... Read more »
OTL-Teddy Thompson with support from Dori Freeman @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Friday 25 January, 8.00pm Tickets £15.00 An acclaimed singer-songwriter with a career that has consistently garnered critical praise. NPR proclaims that he’s “the musical equivalent of an arrow to the heart,” while The New York... Read more »
Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-The Delines-SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
In association with Real Music Club Saturday 26 January, 8.00pm Tickets £15.00 The Delines debut album Colfax surprised fans and critics alike. The band had only been together a week when they went into the studio and cut... Read more »
OTL- The Once @ The Black Box
Jan 27 @ 2:00 pm
OTL- The Once @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Sunday 27 January, 2.00pm Tickets £10.00 Newfoundland has a storied history of stunning songwriters, poets and players. Over the course of the last decade The Once have writ and knit themselves into that story. Within... Read more »
Jan 27 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Mull Historical Society @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Sunday 27 January, 8.00PM Tickets £14.00 Colin MacIntyre – aka Mull Historical Society – has been rather busy these last few years. Most notably, the man responsible for 2001’s gold-selling debut album Loss wrote his... Read more »
Queertopia- The Lab @ the green room
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm
Queertopia- The Lab @ the green room
7:00 pm
The Lab is BACK with a gaggle of gorgeous new entertainers and performers to keep your queer juices flowing! With the usual antics from Dick and C*nt, we have new faces galore giving drag, poetry,... Read more »
Jan 31 @ 8:00 pm
Epicycle – Gyda Valtysdottir (mūm) @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Gyða Valtýsdottir is the founding member of one of the biggest success stories in the history of Icelandic music, mūm. Her Epicycle project is the product of those teenage years and the time thereafter, honing... Read more »
The Casualties, Takers & Users, Buck Eejit Belfast @ The Black Box
8:30 pm
Shizznigh Promotions presents: The Casualties Plus: Takers & Users Buck Eejit More tba* Friday 1st Feb 2019 Doors 8:30pm / Tickets on sale now via wegottickets.com Ticket link: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/456643 THE CASUALTIES have been an American... Read more »
Bone Machine @ The Black Box
Feb 2 @ 8:00 pm
Bone Machine @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
There are songs that have defined our lives through the good times and the bad, you have heard them sheltering at the crossroads of misery and abandon, you have heard them at the alter of... Read more »
Rory & the island @ The Black Box
Feb 7 @ 7:30 pm
Rory & the island @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
1st major solo Belfast gig for Rory ft. the fantastic Sean Magee on fiddle . Always a feel good party night out with Rory & the island playing all the songs from the collection some... Read more »
Bastion / Hail to The Thieves / MOSA / Mickey Madden @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Bastion – Bastion Hail to the Thieves – Francis Cassidy Music MOSA – MOSA Mickey Madden – Mickey Madden An eclectic mix featuring lots of Originals and Covers.
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL-Nico & Martin present SPACE @ The Black Box
11:00 am
Nico & Martin present SPACE Saturday 16 February 11.00am – 12.00pm & 1.00 – 2.00pm Suitability: 4-12 Yrs Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian £5. Booking essential. Nico & Martin invite you... Read more »
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL-Nico & Martin present SPACE @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Nico & Martin present SPACE Saturday 16 February 11.00am – 12.00pm & 1.00 – 2.00pm Suitability: 4-12 Yrs Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian £5. Booking essential. Nico & Martin invite you... Read more »
NISF-Neuromusicology @ The Black Box
Feb 17 @ 4:00 pm
NISF-Neuromusicology @ The Black Box
4:00 pm
Join Neuroscientist Dr Niamh Kennedy and professional Harpist Ursula Burns as they explore the neuroscience of music and how the brain controls movement. Building on Dr Kennedy’s research where she imaged the brains of harpists,... Read more »
Feb 21 @ 8:00 pm
Strange Victory Presents BILL RYDER-JONES @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Strange Victory Presents BILL RYDER-JONES Thursday 21st February 2019 / Doors 8pm Tickets https://www.ticketweb.ie/event/bill-ryder-jones-the-black-box-tickets/8770775?pl=SV As co-founder and former guitarist of The Coral, Bill Ryder-Jones is pretty much Merseyside music royalty. Multi-instrumentalist, producer, string-arranger and composer,... Read more »
NISF-Why do Guitars Taste of Hops? - The Science of Beer @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Your brain is lying to you. You have more than five senses. And you can hear the difference between IPA and stout. Pete Brown has been running experimental beer tastings pairing top tunes and beers... Read more »
The Comet is Coming @ The Black Box
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm
The Comet is Coming @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
The Comet is Coming As Part of Brilliant Corners Jazz Festival SAT 2 MAR | BLACK BOX | 8PM, £16 / £12 conc Debuting music from their forthcoming Impulse! records release (March 2019) The Comet... Read more »
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm
BELFAST CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL- Mini Moon @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Mini Moon The Balck Box Sunday 10th March, 1-3pm If you have a young child with any kind of disability, why not join Mini Moon for an afternoon boogie? The music will be low, there... Read more »
Rhiannon Giddens & Francesco Turrisi
8:00 pm
Rhiannon Giddens voice/fiddle/banjo Francesco Turrisi percussion/accordion/una corda Grammy Award-winning songstress and multi-instrumentalist Rhiannon Giddens, and Italian jazz maestro Francesco Turrisi take you on a musical voyage of discovery from Africa and the Middle East across to Europe... Read more »

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