Upcoming gigs and events:

  • BEAT:CANCER LIVE [Syd.31 | Flesh Eating Foundation | Tapewyrm | Beinaheleidenschaftsgegenstand]


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

    Don’t fear the sun, fear this terrifyingly good lineup, all in the name of kicking cancer! Syd.31 Flesh Eating Foundation Tapewyrm Beinaheleidenschaftsgegenstand Tickets are online now at http://beatcancer.info/store (more…)

    2016 Beat Cancer
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • July 31, 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
  • ROXY MUSIQUE


    • July 31, 2016
      7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Roxy Musique is the definitive tribute to Roxy Music, the “most influential band of all time”. Roxy Music are mainly remembered for their timeless hits from the early ’80s like More Than This, Avalon, Oh Yeah and Jealous Guy…but in the ’70s Roxy were truly cutting edge and paved the way for punk (Sex Pistols), (more…)

    2016 Roxy Musique
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • July 31, 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


    • August 1, 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


    • August 1, 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 ROOM [Melodic/Prog Rock]


    • August 3, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    A melodic rock/progressive rock band. Those of you who saw Inglorious at The Brook recently will have seen them supporting. They went over well with the hard rock crowd. They will be followed by some talented local musicians who have got together to play some classic prog just for this event. The band are – (more…)

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


    • August 4, 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
  • DAN HADFIELD [A tribute to Gary Barlow]


    • August 5, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Dan Hadfield is unquestionably the best and most authentic Gary Barlow tribute artiste in the entertainment industry. Recommended and highly praised by Gary himself, Dan performs all over the world with his tribute show, and his uncanny resemblance in looks, mannerisms and vocal performance has left audiences stunned. Working as Gary’s official lookalike, and having (more…)

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


    • August 5, 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
  • MOTOR NEURONE DISEASE ASSOCIATION FUNDRAISER


    • August 6, 2016
      5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    In loving memory of a fallen angel taken from us in 2015. Mr Philip G Bell 4 great bands, BIFROST, PAMMIE MOORE, ZEROFISH AND UPRISING. Raffle and guest speaker. All in aid of raising money and awareness for MND. £5 a ticket or £7 on the door. (more…)

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


    • August 7, 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
  • CARNIVAL OF CARNAGE PRESENTS KINKY PRIDE


    • August 7, 2016
      4:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Sunday 7th August 4pm – 11pm The Talking Heads 16-22 The Polygon, Southampton, SO15 2BN Members £10 Guests £12.50 in advance via PayPal £15 on the door We will be showing our support and love for our local LGBTQ community by hosting August as a kinky PRIDE party! Complimenting a mix of social, music, play (more…)

    2016 Carnival of Carnage
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • August 7, 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


    • August 8, 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
  • MORRISSEY & MARSHALL [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • August 9, 2016
      7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    The Talking Heads Lounge presents the magnificent harmony duo Morrissey & Marshall. Pop on down for some wonderful music, great beer, fine selection of wines/spirits … and a peaceful, welcoming atmosphere! Following their recent and most of all captivating ‘full band performance’ on the Ireland’s legendary Late Late Show, M&M have been inundated with show offers (more…)

    2016 M&M
  • JURASSIC MARK PROMOTIONS [Local band showcase]


    • August 9, 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
  • JAYA THE CAT | Dance Barry Dance | Jenni Casey


    • August 10, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Staying true to their sound, Jaya The Cat play an original blend of reggae, ska and punk rock -dosed with dub and dance hall beats, all blending into a musical soundtrack to support tales filled with drunken sunrises, narrow escapes, dysfunctional love affairs, political disillusionment and optimistically raised glasses, through seedy bars, carnival paradesand late (more…)

    2016 Jaya The Cat
  • GOLDEN GROOVE JAZZ JAM


    • August 10, 2016
      8:00 pm - 11:30 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…)

    Jazz Jam
  • ANNABELLA’S BOW WOW WOW


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

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    2016 Annabella
  • RHYTHM OF THE 90S


    • August 13, 2016
      8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    EARLY BIRD TICKETS (£10.00) AVAILABLE FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY. BOOK NOW – WWW.BOOK.EVENTS/ROT90S-SOUTHAMPTON Rhythm of the 90’s – The Biggest & Best Live 90’s Dance Band on the Planet will play in Southampton for the very first time on Saturday 13th August 2016. The very popular band from Brighton, continue to sell out gigs (more…)

    2016 Rot90s
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • August 14, 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
  • SHAKEN TAILOR | Jeronimo | Blue Stragglers


    • August 14, 2016
      7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    A post hardcore, melancholy grunge night with scents of psychedelic colours. Friends Shaken Tailor (UK) and Jeronimo (Israel) are doing a list of dates in the UK followed by a list of dates in Israel and Blue Stragglers are tagging a long for the ride. (more…)

    2016 Shaken Tailor
  • SOUTHAMPTON MODERN JAZZ CLUB [Free entry front lounge show]


    • August 14, 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


    • August 15, 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


    • August 15, 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
  • SOUTHAMPTON JAZZ CLUB [Simon Spillett / Nigel Price Quartet]


    • August 16, 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 16th August Simon Spillett/Nigel Price Quartet (more…)

    2016 Southampton Jazz Club
  • GRYPHON


    • August 17, 2016
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Gryphon is the oldest and the newest thing – a legendary English band that’s as exhilarating, energetic, unpredictable and addictive now as it was when the boys last toured, in the 1970s. At that time, no-one could pigeonhole Gryphon. When the first album came out, the band appeared on BBC Radios 1, 2, 3 and (more…)

    2016 Gryphon
  • JURASSIC MARK PROMOTIONS [Local band showcase]


    • August 18, 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
  • PAUL YOUNG & FRIENDS [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • August 18, 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
  • WOMEN IN ROCK


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

    The UK’s only live show dedicated to the World’s greatest female rock legend’s. With 2 of the most powerful female singers on the live music scene, together with a professional touring band, Women in Rock deliver a show stopping performance covering all the great female legend’s through the ages. http://www.seetickets.com/event/women-in-rock/talking-heads/1001401 Not just a tribute, but a celebration (more…)

    2016 Women In Rock
  • THE MAPLE LEAF LOUNGE SESSION [Free entry front lounge show!]


    • August 19, 2016
      8:00 pm - 10:30 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]


    • August 21, 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]


    • August 21, 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


    • August 22, 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
  • THE DIRTY SOUTH SESSIONS [Southern Companion | Holloway Road | Beth Thornton]


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

    Southern Companion will be hosting “The Dirty South Sessions” at The Talking Heads in Southampton on 23rd August. Our headline act for the first event will be the fantastic Holloway Road with support from the lovely Beth Thornton. That’s 3 fantastic acts for a £5! (more…)

    2016 Southern Companion
  • TRADITIONAL IRISH FOLK ACOUSTIC SESSION [Front lounge]


    • August 28, 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
  • MEWITHOUTYOU | Yndi Halda


    • August 28, 2016
      7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    It is no mistake that mewithoutYou have become one of today’s most fascinating experimental rock acts. The last 15 years have borne witness to the Philadelphia five-piece exercising stylistic evolutions and aerial dynamics with humbling dexterity and untamed ambition. At their roots may be a theatrical progressive punk/post-hardcore band, but they’ve never been content to (more…)

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


    • August 28, 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


    • August 29, 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


    • August 29, 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 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
  • 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
  • ORGY | + Special Guests


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

    ORGY + Special Guests Thursday 8th September Doors 7.30pm 14 + (more…)

    2016 Orgy
  • 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
  • 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


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

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    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
  • 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
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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.