Live Music

At the Library we’re all about supporting local musicians and our lower floor is ideal for sweaty rock shows, intimate acoustic performers, and stand-up comedy alike. In the past we’ve had the likes of Cameron AG, Esther Joy Lane, Girl Power, Julia Meijer, Beta Blocker and the Body Clock, and Rainbow Reservoir perform.

If you want to put on a show just drop us an email (, or get in touch with some of the promoters we’ve worked with like Smash Disco, Pin Drop Promotions, Idiot King, and Divine Schism.

Upcoming Live Music

Sun, 14th May, Smash Disco: Spook School, Bad Moves, Rainbow Reservoir, Cheap Date

Upbeat pop punk from Glasgow based Spook School and Bad Moves from Washington DC. Support from local fuzz pop favourites Rainbow Reservoir and lo-fi synth from Cheap Date. Doors 8pm PAY WHAT YOU WANT

Tue 16th May, Pizza Mic (open mic night)

Relaunch of The Library’s open mic night to accompany our popular Tuesday pizza nights. Comedy, poetry, music and everything in between is welcome! 7pm, free drink for performing, sign up early to avoid disappointment

Wed 17th May (and every 3rd Weds of the month),  It’s Debatable (comedy night)

Irreverent and serious topics debated by local comedy talent! Doors 8pm, £5

Mon 22nd May, Haven Club: Grant Sharkey, Beaver Fuel, Beard of Destiny

Upright bass playing raconteur Grant Sharkey brings his observational and often humorous spoken word to The Library basement, with support from local favourites Beaver Fuel and Beard of Destiny. Doors 8pm, £5

Fri 26th May, Divine Schism: The Avulsions, Egrets, Wolfs

Heavy dreamy psych-indie from The Avulsions (Canada) and loacl garage punk from Egrets and Wolfs Doors 7:30pm £5

Thurs 1st June, Smash Disco: Negativ, The Swell, Basic Dicks, Lee Riley

Blistering hardcore from Oslo’s Negativ, support from London’s primitive hardcore troupe The Swell, local punk outfit Basic Dicks and extreme soundscape noise from Lee Riley Doors 8pm FREE ENTRY


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