Upcoming gigs and events:

  • THE SOLENT CITY JAZZMEN


    • August 30, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    You are all welcome to enjoy an evening of superb traditional New Orleans Jazz and dancing with the Solent City Jazzmen. Embracing their years of experience and skill the Jazzmen recreate the intimate atmosphere of an old Orleans Jazz club, so you can revel and dance the night away to those wonderful classic tunes. The (more…)

    2016 Solent City
  • DVL [featuring Guy Forsyth and Members of The Hoax]


    • August 31, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Featuring Guy Forsyth and Members of The Hoax Playing the music of The Red Devils and Lester Butler. In 2013 after a brief dressing room discussion at the Bluesrock festival in Tegelen NL, Guy Forsyth joined The Hoax on stage for a riotous version of Going To The Church by The Red Devils. “We should (more…)

    2016 DVL
  • INTO THE MORNING | One Tonne Son | Bordering Lucidity | Young Brood


    • September 1, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Very excited to showcase the talents of Into The Morning at another of ourMirrorman Events! They will be headlining at The Talking Heads (just up from Southampton Central train station) on Thurs 1st September. Into The Morning: 10.35 – finish One Tonne Son: 9.50 – 10.20 Bordering Lucidity: 9.05 – 9.35 tbc: 8.20 – 8.50 (more…)

    2016 Into The Morning
  • PAUL YOUNG & FRIENDS [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 1, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Paul Young and friends will be performing at The Talking Heads music venue (within the Maple Leaf Lounge). This is a FREE event. For the first time since The Bent Brief, Paul Young will revive his fortnightly appearance at Southampton Modern Jazz Club in the front bar at The Talking Heads! (more…)

    2016 Paul Young
  • THE MAPLE LEAF LOUNGE SESSION [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 2, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    These acoustic, unplugged sessions take place in the Maple Leaf Lounge (a.k.a the quirky and charming front bar of The Talking Heads). Every other Friday night we have three acts, each playing a 45 minute set. It’s a lovely chilled evening filled with candles, fairy lights, beautiful music, a friendly atmosphere and free cupcakes! What (more…)

    2016 Maple Leaf Session
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • September 4, 2016
      2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    You are all welcome to join Pat Begley and friends in the front bar of Talking Heads every Sunday, for a FREE Traditional Irish Acoustic Session, with players, singers and dancers coming from far and wide. Come on down, make some new friends and join in the fun- whether you are playing or just enjoying (more…)

    2016 Irish Session
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show]


    • September 4, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Southampton Modern Jazz Club puts on all sorts of jazz events.Currently we produce “The Sunday Sessions” At The Talking Heads which brings new and exciting genres and musicians every Sunday to the bent brief… ALSO… every other Thursday, see the SMJC house quartet burn the house down… these nights are not to be missed!! Join (more…)

    2016 SMJC Logo
  • THE CANDLE CLUB OPEN MIC


    • September 5, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Candle Club was the first open mic night to be held in Southampton. Established in 1996 by Simeon Hill and Clive Roberts at The Talking Heads in Southampton, the Candle Club takes place every Monday night and has a reputation for encouraging new talent of whatever age or experience. If you think you may (more…)

    2016 CC
  • JURASSIC MARK PROMOTIONS [Local band showcase]


    • September 7, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Jurassic mark presents his super showcase of talented up and coming local bands on the big stage at the Talking Heads! Each show features a variety of exciting young bands, giving them the opportunity to develop their performance using our superb in house sound system and lighting rig. Come on down and see some of (more…)

    2016 Jurassic Mark
  • NEWMAN | Blood Red Saints


    • September 9, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    NEWMAN After an initial few years playing in bands and being disillusioned by record company interest and band conflicts Newman was formed in 1997 by Singer/Guitarist Steve Newman. He enlisted the help of Mark Mulholland (Drums) and William Marshall (Bass) for the first self titled album which was subsequently released through Point Music in Germany (more…)

    2016 Newman
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • September 11, 2016
      2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    You are all welcome to join Pat Begley and friends in the front bar of Talking Heads every Sunday, for a FREE Traditional Irish Acoustic Session, with players, singers and dancers coming from far and wide. Come on down, make some new friends and join in the fun- whether you are playing or just enjoying (more…)

    2016 Irish Session
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 11, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Southampton Modern Jazz Club puts on all sorts of jazz events.Currently we produce “The Sunday Sessions” At The Talking Heads which brings new and exciting genres and musicians every Sunday to the bent brief… ALSO… every other Thursday, see the SMJC house quartet burn the house down… these nights are not to be missed!! Join (more…)

    2016 SMJC Logo
  • SOUTHAMPTON UKULELE JAM REHEARSAL


    • September 12, 2016
      7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Loving the four stringed wonder? Attached to the central south coast of the UK? Like jam(ming)? You’ve come to the right place… (more…)

    2016 Ukulele
  • THE CANDLE CLUB OPEN MIC


    • September 12, 2016
      8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Candle Club was the first open mic night to be held in Southampton. Established in 1996 by Simeon Hill and Clive Roberts at The Talking Heads in Southampton, the Candle Club takes place every Monday night and has a reputation for encouraging new talent of whatever age or experience. If you think you may (more…)

    2016 CC
  • PSYCHOSTICK | Green Jelly | aAnd?


    • September 13, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    A comedy metal band from Chicago. See more info at psychostick.com (more…)

    2016 Psychostick
  • SPEAR OF DESTINY | Knight$


    • September 14, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    We are very excited to be bringing Spear of Destiny back to Southampton! They will be performing live at The Talking Heads venue as part of their UK tour. Support will come from Knight$ featuring pianist Michael Gilham. Tickets are on sale NOW and are £15adv from our online shop: http://mirrormanshop.bigcartel.com/product/mm-presents-spear-of-destiny-talking-heads-southampton It will be £18 (more…)

    2016 SOD
  • GOLDEN GROOVE JAZZ JAM


    • September 14, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    The Talking Heads Jazz Jam is back on Wednesday July 13th at The Talking Heads! Piano, Bass, Drums, Guitar and PA are provided and we have the perfect setting for an evening of jazz in the cosy front bar at the new venue. Entry is free all night and there are some great drinks prices (more…)

    2016 Jazz Jam
  • SUBMARINER | Wild Front | Temples of Youth | Tommy Hardman


    • September 15, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Very happy to announce that our debut EP ‘In the dark’ will be released on the 15th of September, with our launch taking place at The Talking Heads! We will be joined by Wild Front, Temples of Youth and Tommy Hardman Music. Submariner are an ambient indie rock band from the South coast (UK). In (more…)

    2016 Submariner
  • PAUL YOUNG & FRIENDS [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 15, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Paul Young and friends will be performing at The Talking Heads music venue (within the Maple Leaf Lounge). This is a FREE event. For the first time since The Bent Brief, Paul Young will revive his fortnightly appearance at Southampton Modern Jazz Club in the front bar at The Talking Heads! (more…)

    2016 Paul Young
  • THE MAPLE LEAF LOUNGE SESSION [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 16, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    These acoustic, unplugged sessions take place in the Maple Leaf Lounge (a.k.a the quirky and charming front bar of The Talking Heads). Every other Friday night we have three acts, each playing a 45 minute set. It’s a lovely chilled evening filled with candles, fairy lights, beautiful music, a friendly atmosphere and free cupcakes! What (more…)

    2016 Maple Leaf Session
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • September 18, 2016
      2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    You are all welcome to join Pat Begley and friends in the front bar of Talking Heads every Sunday, for a FREE Traditional Irish Acoustic Session, with players, singers and dancers coming from far and wide. Come on down, make some new friends and join in the fun- whether you are playing or just enjoying (more…)

    2016 Irish Session
  • BLACK PEAKS | Heck


    • September 18, 2016
      7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    BLACK PEAKS + Heck Sunday 18th September 2016 Doors 19:30 | 14+ show (more…)

    2016 Black Peaks
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 18, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Southampton Modern Jazz Club puts on all sorts of jazz events.Currently we produce “The Sunday Sessions” At The Talking Heads which brings new and exciting genres and musicians every Sunday to the bent brief… ALSO… every other Thursday, see the SMJC house quartet burn the house down… these nights are not to be missed!! Join (more…)

    2016 SMJC Logo
  • THE CANDLE CLUB OPEN MIC


    • September 19, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Candle Club was the first open mic night to be held in Southampton. Established in 1996 by Simeon Hill and Clive Roberts at The Talking Heads in Southampton, the Candle Club takes place every Monday night and has a reputation for encouraging new talent of whatever age or experience. If you think you may (more…)

    2016 CC
  • SOUTHAMPTON JAZZ CLUB [Kristian Borring Quintet]


    • September 20, 2016
      7:15 pm - 10:45 pm

    Welcome to Southampton Jazz Club, one of the oldest continuously-running jazz clubs in the South of England. For over 40 years Southampton Jazz Club has been presenting a superb mix of local, national and international jazz.. Tuesday 20 September Kristian Borring Quintet. Kristian on guitar, Mick Coody on bass, Jon Scott on drums, Arther Lea (more…)

    2016 Southampton Jazz Club
  • JURASSIC MARK PROMOTIONS [Local band showcase]


    • September 21, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Jurassic mark presents his super showcase of talented up and coming local bands on the big stage at the Talking Heads! Each show features a variety of exciting young bands, giving them the opportunity to develop their performance using our superb in house sound system and lighting rig. Come on down and see some of (more…)

    2016 Jurassic Mark
  • THE PAT MCMANUS BAND [Ex Mama’s Boys & Celtus guitarist & violinist]


    • September 22, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    The ‘Pat McManus Band’ are a powerful three piece Blues/Rock Trio, headed up by the former “Mama’s Boys’ and ‘Celtus’ guitarist/violinist virtuoso and true gent Pat McManus (AKA ‘The Professor’).The ‘PMB’ line-up is completed by two other Irish musicians,the powerful drummer Paul Faloon and bassist Marty McDermott,both of whom have served their time with a (more…)

    2016 Pat McManus
  • THE SHARKS


    • September 23, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Sharks attack… again! British rock band Sharks have reformed with three original members – Chris Spedding (guitar), Steve (Snips) Parsons and Nicky Judd (keyboards). Also on board are Sex Pistol/Professionals drummer Paul Cook (drums) and Toshi Ogawa from Kingmob and Hey! Hello! on bass. Sharks were originally formed in 1972 by Andy Fraser after the (more…)

    2016 Sharks
  • VOODOO VEGAS


    • September 24, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    ***Explosive New Young Hard Rockers’ Pledgemusic-Powered Debut Album ‘The Rise Of Jimmy Silver’ Released March 4th Via Cargo Records*** “They’ve the ability to take their Guns N’ Roses and AC/DC influences into their own territory. Keep an eye on ‘em” – Malcolm Dome, Classic Rock “Their attitude-charged brand of bluesy hard rock bowled me right (more…)

    2016 Voodoo Vegas
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • September 25, 2016
      2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    You are all welcome to join Pat Begley and friends in the front bar of Talking Heads every Sunday, for a FREE Traditional Irish Acoustic Session, with players, singers and dancers coming from far and wide. Come on down, make some new friends and join in the fun- whether you are playing or just enjoying (more…)

    2016 Irish Session
  • HANDS OFF GRETEL


    • September 25, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Four piece alt rock/grunge inspired band from South Yorkshire, Hands Off Gretel, founded by Lauren Tate, are a force to be reckoned with. Inspired by the likes of Brody Dalle and Courtney Love, Lauren made it her mission to ensure strong, young women had a voice in today’s music industry, presenting an alternative to mainstream (more…)

    2016 Hands off Gretel
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 25, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Southampton Modern Jazz Club puts on all sorts of jazz events.Currently we produce “The Sunday Sessions” At The Talking Heads which brings new and exciting genres and musicians every Sunday to the bent brief… ALSO… every other Thursday, see the SMJC house quartet burn the house down… these nights are not to be missed!! Join (more…)

    2016 SMJC Logo
  • SOUTHAMPTON UKULELE JAM REHEARSAL


    • September 26, 2016
      7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Loving the four stringed wonder? Attached to the central south coast of the UK? Like jam(ming)? You’ve come to the right place… (more…)

    2016 Ukulele
  • THE CANDLE CLUB OPEN MIC


    • September 26, 2016
      8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Candle Club was the first open mic night to be held in Southampton. Established in 1996 by Simeon Hill and Clive Roberts at The Talking Heads in Southampton, the Candle Club takes place every Monday night and has a reputation for encouraging new talent of whatever age or experience. If you think you may (more…)

    2016 CC
  • THE SOLENT CITY JAZZ MEN


    • September 27, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    You are all welcome to enjoy an evening of superb traditional New Orleans Jazz and dancing with the Solent City Jazzmen. Embracing their years of experience and skill the Jazzmen recreate the intimate atmosphere of an old Orleans Jazz club, so you can revel and dance the night away to those wonderful classic tunes. The (more…)

    2016 Solent City
  • JURASSIC MARK PROMOTIONS [Local band showcase]


    • September 28, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Jurassic mark presents his super showcase of talented up and coming local bands on the big stage at the Talking Heads! Each show features a variety of exciting young bands, giving them the opportunity to develop their performance using our superb in house sound system and lighting rig. Come on down and see some of (more…)

    2016 Jurassic Mark
  • OVERWORLD | Silk Road | End of Grace | Los Kyoto | Into Dawn


    • September 29, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    OVERWORLD – www.facebook.com/officialoverworld An alternative metal band hailing from Stockholm, Sweden. Since 2012, this award-winning adrenaline orchestra have continuously developed and pushed their boundaries, which is gaining recognition for their explosive live shows, fresh take on the rock/metal genre(s) and the close relationship with their ever-expanding fanbase. After a year of silence the band is (more…)

    2016 Overworld
  • PAUL YOUNG & FRIENDS [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 29, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Paul Young and friends will be performing at The Talking Heads music venue (within the Maple Leaf Lounge). This is a FREE event. For the first time since The Bent Brief, Paul Young will revive his fortnightly appearance at Southampton Modern Jazz Club in the front bar at The Talking Heads! (more…)

    2016 Paul Young
  • THE DIRTY DIESEL OUTLAW ORCHESTRA


    • September 30, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    3 bands for £4 @ the new TALKING HEADS situated at the site of the old Maple Leaf club Polygon Southampton. Dirty Diesel Outlaw Orchestra https://www.facebook.com/DirtyDieselOutlawOrchestra/ The Family https://www.facebook.com/The-Family-21624523056/ The Devils Damned String Band https://www.facebook.com/Devilsdamnedstringband/ Compére for the evening Mr Brett Summers (more…)

    2016 DDOO 2
  • THE MAPLE LEAF LOUNGE SESSION [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • September 30, 2016 - October 1, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    These acoustic, unplugged sessions take place in the Maple Leaf Lounge (a.k.a the quirky and charming front bar of The Talking Heads). Every other Friday night we have three acts, each playing a 45 minute set. It’s a lovely chilled evening filled with candles, fairy lights, beautiful music, a friendly atmosphere and free cupcakes! What (more…)

    2016 Maple Leaf Session
  • THE GUNS N’ ROSES EXPERIENCE UK


    • October 1, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    It does not get any closer than this people. GnRe have the only singer able to deliver the exact same unique vocal style and stage show synonymous with Classic Axl Rose. GnRe have the only tribute band guitarist OFFICIALLY ENDORSED by MARSHALL AMPS, just like the legend SLASH himself. Together with 4 other GnR clones, (more…)

    2016 GnR Exp
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • October 2, 2016
      2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    You are all welcome to join Pat Begley and friends in the front bar of Talking Heads every Sunday, for a FREE Traditional Irish Acoustic Session, with players, singers and dancers coming from far and wide. Come on down, make some new friends and join in the fun- whether you are playing or just enjoying (more…)

    2016 Irish Session
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • October 2, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Southampton Modern Jazz Club puts on all sorts of jazz events.Currently we produce “The Sunday Sessions” At The Talking Heads which brings new and exciting genres and musicians every Sunday to the bent brief… ALSO… every other Thursday, see the SMJC house quartet burn the house down… these nights are not to be missed!! Join (more…)

    2016 SMJC Logo
  • THE CANDLE CLUB OPEN MIC


    • October 3, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Candle Club was the first open mic night to be held in Southampton. Established in 1996 by Simeon Hill and Clive Roberts at The Talking Heads in Southampton, the Candle Club takes place every Monday night and has a reputation for encouraging new talent of whatever age or experience. If you think you may (more…)

    2016 CC
  • ROB HERON & THE TEA PAD ORCHESTRA


    • October 6, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Rob Heron & the Tea Pad Orchestra are one of the hardest working bands in the UK roots circuit. With thousands of touring miles under their belts, they have earned themselves a sizeable fan base in the UK, Europe and beyond. Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne, they play their own brand of Western Swing, Blues, (more…)

    2016 Rob Heron
  • ROMEO’S DAUGHTER


    • October 7, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    This UK AOR band is fronted by female vocalist Leigh Matty, expertly backed by songwriter and guitarist Craig Joiner, Ed Poole on bass and drummer Andy Wells. The band came together under the direction of producer Robert ‘Mutt’ Lange who along with John Parr and Craig, worked hard on the songs/production and armed with a (more…)

    2016 Romeos Daughter
  • THE MONOCHROME SET | Accrington Stanley


    • October 8, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    The Monochrome Set feature original members Bid (Vocals) and Andy Warren (Bass) with Steve Brummell on drums and John Paul Moran on keyboards. Formed in 1976 as The B-Sides with Adam Ant as an original member, the band soon became The Monochrome Set and were heavily influential in the “post punk” scene that evolved after (more…)

    2016 Monochrome Set
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • October 9, 2016
      2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    You are all welcome to join Pat Begley and friends in the front bar of Talking Heads every Sunday, for a FREE Traditional Irish Acoustic Session, with players, singers and dancers coming from far and wide. Come on down, make some new friends and join in the fun- whether you are playing or just enjoying (more…)

    2016 Irish Session
  • LAKE KOMO


    • October 9, 2016
      7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

    “Thrillingly beautiful” – The Sunday Times Culture “Superb” – Shortlist “Electrifying” – The Line of Best Fit “Mysterious, illusive yet seductive pop music” – Clash Manchester based four-piece Lake Komo have today announced dates for their October headline tour of the UK. The band recently released their brand new track Milwaukee on Columbia Records. The (more…)

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  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show]


    • October 9, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Southampton Modern Jazz Club puts on all sorts of jazz events.Currently we produce “The Sunday Sessions” At The Talking Heads which brings new and exciting genres and musicians every Sunday to the bent brief… ALSO… every other Thursday, see the SMJC house quartet burn the house down… these nights are not to be missed!! Join (more…)

    2016 SMJC Logo
  • SOUTHAMPTON UKULELE JAM REHEARSAL


    • October 10, 2016
      7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Loving the four stringed wonder? Attached to the central south coast of the UK? Like jam(ming)? You’ve come to the right place… (more…)

    2016 Ukulele
  • THE CANDLE CLUB OPEN MIC


    • October 10, 2016
      8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Candle Club was the first open mic night to be held in Southampton. Established in 1996 by Simeon Hill and Clive Roberts at The Talking Heads in Southampton, the Candle Club takes place every Monday night and has a reputation for encouraging new talent of whatever age or experience. If you think you may (more…)

    2016 CC
  • THE LOUNGE KITTENS [Sequins and C-Bombs Tour]


    • October 11, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    THE LOUNGE KITTENS – SEQUINS AND C-BOMBS TOUR! + guests TUESDAY 11TH OCTOBER 2016 Doors 19:30 Ages 14+ TICKETS: http://goo.gl/2G8jia (more…)

    2016 Lounge Kittens
  • THE RUTLES


    • October 12, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    BREAKING NEWS!! THE RUTLES WILL BE APPEARING ON THEIR 2016 WORLD TOUR: BRAND ON THE RUN The Rutles are a rock band known for their visual and aural pastiches and parodies of the Beatles. This originally fictional band, created by Eric Idle and Neil Innes for 1970s television programming, became an actual group (while remaining (more…)

    2016 Rutles
  • YASHIN | Vampires Everywhere | Firstborn


    • October 13, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Scotland’s finest YASHIN and Los Angeles’s VAMPIRES EVERYWHERE join forces for their 2016 european tour in Autumn. YASHIN VAMPIRES EVERYWHERE FIRSTBORN THURSDAY 13TH OCTOBER Doors 19:30 | 14+ show (more…)

    2016 Yashin
  • PAUL YOUNG & FRIENDS [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • October 13, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Paul Young and friends will be performing at The Talking Heads music venue (within the Maple Leaf Lounge). This is a FREE event. For the first time since The Bent Brief, Paul Young will revive his fortnightly appearance at Southampton Modern Jazz Club in the front bar at The Talking Heads! (more…)

    2016 Paul Young
  • PETER & THE TEST TUBE BABIES | The Lurkers | 5 Go Mad


    • October 14, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Peter and the Test Tube Babies, from conception onwards Make no mistake! Peter And The Test Tube babies have written some of the best punk songs ever. In the early ’80s they stood out, above all other bands to emerge, with their tales of the hazards of being young punks in Brighton – “Banned From (more…)

    2016 PatTTB
  • THE MAPLE LEAF LOUNGE SESSION [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • October 14, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    These acoustic, unplugged sessions take place in the Maple Leaf Lounge (a.k.a the quirky and charming front bar of The Talking Heads). Every other Friday night we have three acts, each playing a 45 minute set. It’s a lovely chilled evening filled with candles, fairy lights, beautiful music, a friendly atmosphere and free cupcakes! What (more…)

    2016 Maple Leaf Session
  • TURNOVER [WTF FEST]


    • October 15, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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    2016 Turnover
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • October 16, 2016
      2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    You are all welcome to join Pat Begley and friends in the front bar of Talking Heads every Sunday, for a FREE Traditional Irish Acoustic Session, with players, singers and dancers coming from far and wide. Come on down, make some new friends and join in the fun- whether you are playing or just enjoying (more…)

    2016 Irish Session
  • JURASSIC MARK PROMOTIONS [Local band showcase]


    • October 16, 2016
      7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jurassic mark presents his super showcase of talented up and coming local bands on the big stage at the Talking Heads! Each show features a variety of exciting young bands, giving them the opportunity to develop their performance using our superb in house sound system and lighting rig. Come on down and see some of (more…)

    2016 Jurassic Mark
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show]


    • October 16, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Southampton Modern Jazz Club puts on all sorts of jazz events.Currently we produce “The Sunday Sessions” At The Talking Heads which brings new and exciting genres and musicians every Sunday to the bent brief… ALSO… every other Thursday, see the SMJC house quartet burn the house down… these nights are not to be missed!! Join (more…)

    2016 SMJC Logo
  • THE CANDLE CLUB OPEN MIC


    • October 17, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Candle Club was the first open mic night to be held in Southampton. Established in 1996 by Simeon Hill and Clive Roberts at The Talking Heads in Southampton, the Candle Club takes place every Monday night and has a reputation for encouraging new talent of whatever age or experience. If you think you may (more…)

    2016 CC
  • SOUTHAMPTON JAZZ CLUB [Josh Kemp Quartet]


    • October 18, 2016
      7:15 pm - 10:45 pm

    Welcome to Southampton Jazz Club, one of the oldest continuously-running jazz clubs in the South of England. For over 40 years Southampton Jazz Club has been presenting a superb mix of local, national and international jazz.. Tuesday 18th October Josh Kemp Quartet. (more…)

    2016 Southampton Jazz Club
  • FLIGHT BRIGADE


    • October 19, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    With ‘glorious folk-tinged stadium anthems’ (Record of The day) Flight Brigade is the coming together of two families. Lead singer Oliver Baines grew up on a farm in Ohio, before moving to the UK, where he first met fellow band member Miriam (now his wife) when they were kids. Her sister Dorry plays violin and (more…)

    2016 Flight Brigade
  • JURASSIC MARK PROMOTIONS [Local band showcase]


    • October 20, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Jurassic mark presents his super showcase of talented up and coming local bands on the big stage at the Talking Heads! Each show features a variety of exciting young bands, giving them the opportunity to develop their performance using our superb in house sound system and lighting rig. Come on down and see some of (more…)

    2016 Jurassic Mark
  • THE SEX PISSED DOLLS


    • October 21, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Edgy all female band playing covers of the Sex Pistols, The Jam, The Clash, The Selecter, The Specials and lots more. (more…)

    Sex Pissed Dolls
  • SMERINS ANTI SOCIAL CLUB


    • October 22, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Renowned for their explosive live shows, Smerins Anti-Social Club have long been firing up festival crowds and gig-goers throughout the UK. The 10 piece lineup use the raw ingredients of ska, funk, dub, drum’n’bass and swing to full effect in their epic, brass-heavy instrumentals. Regular guest vocalists – including sassy Aussie songstress Nuala Honan – (more…)

    2016 Smerins
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • October 23, 2016
      2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    You are all welcome to join Pat Begley and friends in the front bar of Talking Heads every Sunday, for a FREE Traditional Irish Acoustic Session, with players, singers and dancers coming from far and wide. Come on down, make some new friends and join in the fun- whether you are playing or just enjoying (more…)

    2016 Irish Session
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show]


    • October 23, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Southampton Modern Jazz Club puts on all sorts of jazz events.Currently we produce “The Sunday Sessions” At The Talking Heads which brings new and exciting genres and musicians every Sunday to the bent brief… ALSO… every other Thursday, see the SMJC house quartet burn the house down… these nights are not to be missed!! Join (more…)

    2016 SMJC Logo
  • SOUTHAMPTON UKULELE JAM REHEARSAL


    • October 24, 2016
      7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Loving the four stringed wonder? Attached to the central south coast of the UK? Like jam(ming)? You’ve come to the right place… (more…)

    2016 Ukulele
  • THE CANDLE CLUB OPEN MIC


    • October 24, 2016
      8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Candle Club was the first open mic night to be held in Southampton. Established in 1996 by Simeon Hill and Clive Roberts at The Talking Heads in Southampton, the Candle Club takes place every Monday night and has a reputation for encouraging new talent of whatever age or experience. If you think you may (more…)

    2016 CC
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RECENTLY MOVED TO A NEW PREMISES IN CENTRAL SOUTHAMPTON

The Talking Heads has a legacy of being the South’s most eclectic live music venue. There’s live entertainment every night of the week, including regular Jazz, Irish-Folk, Singer-Songwriter Sessions and Open Mics. With two bars and two performance spaces, The Talking Heads is a regular stop-off for local, national and international bands alike. 

The multi-functional space is also ideal for parties, cabaret and corporate events, and all enquiries into venue hire are welcome.