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Upcoming gigs and events:


    • October 1, 2018 - December 31, 2019
      12:00 am - 11:00 pm

    The Talking Heads is now closed. Please come and see what we’re doing at The 1865 venue in Brunswick Square. (more…)

  • **Moved to the 1865** Mark Chadwick [Frontman of The Levellers]

    • October 18, 2018
      7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    This event has been moved to The 1865 venue. All original tickets are still valid. Please find more information at   One of the UK’s most successful songwriters, Mark Chadwick, has co-written 20 chart singles and 6 Top 40 albums (including a Number 1) as part of the Levellers, the band he has fronted for (more…)

  • Childcare @ Heartbreakers, Southampton

    • October 19, 2018 - October 20, 2018
      7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    The Talking Heads presents: CHILDCARE at Heartbreakers Bar / Venue in Southampton. Tickets £5 Adv. Check out their new single Big Man. Tickets now on sale   It all started when Ed Cares, one of West London’s most in-demand male nannies, was overheard humming a song he had written, by Katie, aged six, who persuaded him to form (more…)

  • **Event Moved to The 1865** The Dualers + Orange Street

    • November 3, 2018
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Due to a huge demand for tickets, this event has been moved to The 1865. (more…)

  • **Moved to the 1865** Soft Machine

    • November 22, 2018
      7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    This event will now be at The 1865 venue. All original tickets are still valid. Please find more information at   Canterbury prog-rockers, named after the book The Soft Machine by William S. Burroughs. Featuring three of the group’s 70s era members: guitarist John Etheridge, drummer John Marshall and bass player Roy Babbington. They’re (more…)

  • **Cancelled** Beltane Fire

    • November 24, 2018
      7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    This event has been cancelled. Please seek refunds for tickets from your point of purchase. (more…)

  • **Moved to The 1865** Wolfsbane

    • December 14, 2018
      7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    This event has been moved to The 1865. All purchased tickets are still valid. Please visit for more information. (more…)

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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.