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Dec 12 @ 8:00 pm
Maria Doyle Kennedy @ The Black Box
Maria Doyle Kennedy The Black Box Wednesday 12th Dec Doors 8pm Tickets at £14.50 (£12 for Black Box Members)   Maria Doyle Kennedy is an acclaimed singer and actor. She has spent 5 years wandering the globe with... Read more »
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »
Christmas with Emma Reynolds Music @ The Green Room
Christmas with Emma Reynolds Music’ is the perfect way to get into the festive spirit by enjoying an afternoon of beautiful music which includes songs from various musical genres including Christmas favourites. Emma Reynolds is... Read more »
Ulster Youth Jazz Orchestra @ The Black Box
Ulster Youth Jazz Orchestra Monday 17 December 2018 £7 pay at door The Ulster Youth Jazz Orchestra was formed in 1993 after a series of workshops held at the Crescent Arts Centre by Ken Jordan.... Read more »
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm
Skull @ The Green Room
Escape the relentless agora in a night of recorded music and live drawing. DJs Jeff Doherty and Stuart Watson develop an aural envelope each evening, whilst illustrator Duncan Ross strives to capture the consciousness of... Read more »
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »
THE OUTCASTS XMAS PARTY #3 (THE SEQUEL SEQUEL) @ The Black Box
THE OUTCASTS XMAS PARTY #3 (THE SEQUEL SEQUEL) with special guests SATURDAY 22 DECEMBER 8PM TO LATE Belfast’s The Outcasts bring the seasonal cheer once more with a fun packed Xmas Party at Belfast’s Black... Read more »
David C Clements and Arco String Quartet @ The Black Box
David C Clements and Arco String Quartet present an evening of original songs and Christmas classics with plenty of festive cheer thrown in for good measure. You’ll go away feeling more festive than a mince... Read more »
Dec 28 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »
OTL-London Astrobeat Orchestra performs Talking Heads @ The Black Box
Friday 4 January, 8.00pm Tickets £13.00 Combining the finest West African musicians on the planet with one of the most critically acclaimed bands of the 20th Century, the London Astrobeat Orchestra will bring their unique... Read more »
Jan 5 @ 2:00 pm
OTL-The Henry Girls @ The Black Box
Sisters Karen, Lorna and Joleen McLaughlin, collectively known as The Henry Girls, make music that will give you goosebumps. The harmonising, lilting, melting voices imbue their music with overwhelming romanticism, although the very classic and... Read more »
Jan 5 @ 9:00 pm
OTL-King Kong Company @ The Black Box
Saturday 5 January, 9.00PM Tickets £16.00  King Kong Company have “21st century swagger” (Irish Times) are “festival legends in the making” (Irish Examiner) and are “the best live act in Ireland today” (Pure M Awards). Described... Read more »
OTL-The Buster Keaton Pictureshow -The General + Live Score by Haiku Salut @ The Black Box
Wednesday 9 January, 7.30PM Tickets £8.00  Out to Lunch is delighted to present a live cinema event celebrating the life and work of comedy legend, Buster Keaton. Keaton’s recently restored comedy masterpiece, The General, will be accompanied... Read more »
Jan 10 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Scott Matthews @ The Black Box
In association with Moving on Music Thursday 10 January, 8.00pm Tickets £12.00 A man. A guitar. And a song.It sounds simple, doesn’t it? And it is. Scott Matthews’ new record, The Great Untold, is a... Read more »
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm
OTL-The Dodge Brothers @ The Black Box
Saturday 12 January, 2.00pm & 8.00pm Afternoon tickets £10.00 Evening tickets £12.00 / £10.00 ”These guys play with dust in their Levis and the road their hearts”. We are delighted to host The Dodge Brothers... Read more »
Jan 12 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-The Dodge Brothers @ The Black Box
Saturday 12 January, 2.00pm & 8.00pm Afternoon tickets £10.00 Evening tickets £12.00 / £10.00 ”These guys play with dust in their Levis and the road their hearts”. We are delighted to host The Dodge Brothers... Read more »
Jan 15 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-CHRIS SMITHER @ The Black Box
Tuesday 15 January, 8.00pm Tickets £15.00 CHRIS SMITHER. Songwriter. Guitarist. Performer. Bluesman. A profound songwriter, Chris Smither draws deeply from the blues, American folk music, modern poets, and philosophers. Reviewers continue to praise his dazzling... Read more »
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-The Sazeracs @ The Black Box
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 »
Jan 17 @ 8:00 pm
OTL- Andy Irvine @ The Black Box
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 19 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Bronagh Gallagher @ The Black Box
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 »
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm
OTL-Kathryn Joseph @ The Black Box
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 »
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-Niamh McGlinchey @ The Black Box
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 »
OTL-Steeleye Span 50th Anniversary @ The Black Box
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 24 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-The Friel Sisters @ The Black Box
Thursday 24 January, 1.00pm Tickets £8.00 (including lunch) Glasgow born sisters Anna, Sheila and Clare Friel are young traditional musicians who use their Donegal ancestral culture to create a sound that encompasses the soul of... Read more »
OTL-Yorkston Thorne Khan @ The Black Box
In association with Moving on Music Thursday 24 January, 8.00pm Tickets £12.50 The second Yorkston/Thorne/Khan album was released by Domino in April and represents a confluence of currents, among them the north Indian sarangi; jazz-tinged bass, reminiscent... Read more »
OTL-The Swingtime Starlets @ The Black Box
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
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 »

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