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Graeme James Single Launch-SOLD OUT @ The Green Room
Graeme James “The Times Are Changing” single launch The Green Room, Tuesday 21st August Doors 8pm Award winning folk songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Graeme James is bringing captivating live show to Ireland for the very first... Read more »
Aug 23 @ 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 »
Aug 23 @ 8:00 pm
Liú Lúnasa-KNEECAP @ The Black Box
We will have KNEECAP, the newest Hip-Hop trio to come on the scene, known for their controversial song C.E.A.R.T.A, which was banned from RTÉ, (kinda) perform their first full concert in their hometown Belfast. KNEECAP... Read more »
Aug 24 @ 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 »
Aug 29 @ 7:30 pm
Tiernán Heffron Live @ The Green Room
  Tiernán Heffron makes his Black Box debut on Wednesday 29th August, bringing his energetic live show to Belfast for the first time. Tiernán has released two EP’s on his own label TT Music, “Overthinkin”... Read more »
Aug 30 @ 7:45 pm
Marisa Anderson
Marisa Anderson channels the history of the guitar while stretching its boundaries. Her deeply original work applies elements of minimalism, electronic music, drone and 20th century classical to compositions based on blues, jazz, gospel and... Read more »
Aug 31 @ 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 »
Musicians Against Homelessness Charity Gig @ The Black Box
A brilliant line-up of bands kicks off the 1st event for this year’s MAH Campaign, featuring Adam Grant & The Open Doors, Buffalo Bay, The Organauts and those boys with bags of attitude, The Coronations.... Read more »
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm
Death Culture Blues @ The Green Room
The Thin Air’s Brian Coney spins experimental, cosmic and ambient sounds in the vein of Liquid Liquid, Mica Levi, Atlas Sound, Idris Muhammad, Bardo Pond, Alice Coltrane, Xen, White Hills, Sun Araw, Beak>, Maximum Joy,... Read more »
Joe O'Sullivan & Band @ The Black Box
Joe O’Sullivan is delighted to make his Black Box debut to promote his current album ‘Another Light’. Following on from the success of his debut album ‘Take a Deep Breath’ [2015] Joe has developed his... Read more »
Sep 23 @ 9:00 pm
Pilgrim St @ The Black Box
Pilgrim St are a high energy 7 piece bluegrass/folk band. Strongly influenced by Bluegrass, Old Time Country and Folk Music, fused with traditional folk songs from this side of the Atlantic, Pilgrim St bring a... Read more »
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm
SEA PINKS +MUSIC CITY @ The Black Box
Sea Pinks + Music City + Tbc Friday 28th September. Doors 8pm. £7 (Black Box members £5.50) We are delighted to present Belfast’s finest purveyors of bittersweet guitar pop. Sea Pinks perform live at the... Read more »
Sep 29 @ 8:00 pm
Tom Baxter @ The Black Box
Tom Baxter showing at The Black Box Belfast. After hosting so many great shows at Belfasts famous The Black Box Belfast will be the brilliant Tom Baxter. The show is sure to be popular with... Read more »
Luca Stricagnoli UK & Ireland Tour with very special guest Meg Pfeiffer @ The Black Box
Luca Stricagnoli UK & Ireland Tour with very special guest Meg Pfeiffer Doors 7.30pm Music 8pm Promoter: Fr3 Spirit Events Facebook: Sublime Music   (@fr3spiritevents) Facebook: lucastricagnolifanpage Lucastricagnoli.com Prepare yourself for a World Class Acoustic Experience!!! With his... Read more »
Oct 13 @ 8:00 pm
Celtic Soul @ The Black Box
Celtic Soul are the definitive Van Morrison tribute. Fans from around the world acclaim the band’s musicianship and the spirit of their performances. Every show is an homage to Van the Man.   With years... Read more »
EILIDH PATTERSON & Special Guests @ The Black Box
EILIDH PATTERSON Eilidh (pronounced I-Lee) is a warm, engaging performer of startling clarity. With songs that cut straight to the heart, delightfully accurate guitar playing and crystal clear vocals, Eilidh immediately connects with audiences everywhere.... Read more »
Shine Presents: SAINT SISTER & Guests @ The Black Box
Shine Presents: SAINT SISTER & Guests The Black Box, Belfast Saturday October 20th 2018 Doors 7pm Tickets £12.50 + Booking Fee 18+ Only Irish electro-folk duo Saint Sister are pleased to announce a return to... Read more »
Oct 24 @ 8:00 pm
Nerina Pallot @ The Green Room
 “Nerina Pallot has added a second date  at The Green Room Cafe at The Black Box on 25 October. The 24 October show is now completely sold out.”   25th Show starts at 18:30 With her acclaimed new... Read more »
Oct 25 @ 8:00 pm
Nerina Pallot @ The Green Room
 “Nerina Pallot has added a second date  at The Green Room Cafe at The Black Box on 25 October. The 24 October show is now completely sold out.”   25th Show starts at 18:30 With her acclaimed new... Read more »
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm
Police Dog Hogan @ The Black Box
“Police Dog Hogan are a high-energy and eclectic eight-piece, combining fiddle, trumpet, mandolin, drums and guitars with four-part harmonies in an exuberant and genre-defying fusing of country, pop, folk, and rocking urban bluegrass. Much-loved Guardian... Read more »
Derek Ryan Songwriter Sessions @ The Black Box
​Derek Ryan has become Irish country music’s golden boy with chart topping albums, self-written smash hit singles, box office busting live tours and of course – an army of faithful fans around the world. The... Read more »
HORSLIPS CON 2018- SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
HORSLIPS CON 2018   Saturday 24 November 2018   Featuring HORSLIPS plus The Teraways  and  The Poxmen and Q & A with Horslips compered by Nuala McKeever   Black Box Belfast Doors open 6.30  ... Read more »
Dec 2 @ 7:30 pm
Courtney Marie Andrews @ The Black Box
Open House Festival Presents: Courtney Marie Andrews Sunday 2nd Dec Doors 7.30pm Show 8pm Having blown us away with her festival performance in Bangor last August, we are delighted to welcome back Courtney Marie Andrews to... Read more »
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm
MARY COUGHLAN @ The Black Box
MARY COUGHLAN with Jimmy Smyth (Guitar) Johnny Taylor (Piano) Cormac O’Brien (Bass) Dominic Mullan (drums)   www.marycoughlanmusic.com  The grief of Billie Holiday, the soul of Van Morrison and the defiance of Edith Piaf.. “Ireland has... Read more »
A very merry christmas cabaret @ The Black Box
This year prepare to have you bells well and truly jingled at the Black Box’s Chritsmas Cabaret! An extravaganza of festive delights with live music, clowning, burlesque, drag and circus. With performances from Ursula Burns,... Read more »

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The Black Box & Green Room Café
18-22 Hill Street | Belfast | BT1 2LA

Tel: +44 (0) 2890 244400

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Supported by

Belfast City Council ACNI & Lotto John Hewitt Department for Communities Black Bush BFI Cinema SurveyApp