Upcoming Events

  • Traditional Irish Music Session [Front lounge]

    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 […]

  • Southampton Modern Jazz Club [Free entry front lounge show]

    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… Check out the listings here… http://www.southamptonmodernjazzclub.com THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT…. KEEP LIVE MUSIC ALIVE

  • Southampton Ukulele Jam Rehearsal

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

  • OUT-TAKE Ensemble [Free entry front lounge show]

    OUT-TAKE Ensemble return to the Talking Heads for another concert of contemporary and experimental music. The programme will include Linda Catlin Smith’s ethereal ‘Drifter’ for electric guitar and piano, Oliver Sellwood’s ‘Kollmanskop’ for tuba and electronics, a world premiere performance of Alexander Glyde-Bates’ ‘Snare Dance’ for dancing and speaking percussionist, and some exciting instrumental solos […]

  • The Candle Club Open Mic

    If you think you may be able to entertain by playing an instrument, singing, reciting poetry, monologues, juggling, whatever, but have never been given the chance… well you have now! Come and entertain ‘The Candle Club’ Each ‘act’ gets 10 minutes on stage (8 minutes plus 2 minutes to set-up) which is timed by traffic […]

  • Joseph Limburn Ensemble [Free entry lounge show]

    The Talking Heads Jazz Month presents the Joseph Limburn Ensemble. *Latin* *Funky* *Flunky* As a professional jazz bassist, Joe has played with various jazz artists over the years and continues to perform with great some great names and bands as well as performing in his own jazz trio! Ray Shea (Keys) Lee Goodall (Sax/Fl) Trevor Walker (Trumpet) Eddy White (Guitar) […]

  • PS_PERRYSTONE HILL (Free entry front lounge show)

    PS_ Perrystone Hill Acoustic guitars, harmonica, sax, flute and vocals… performing classic and original numbers in a virtuosic and lighthearted style. “Musical mayhem from 3 maestros – stunning entertainment!” Steve Pitt, The Cellars, Eastney. “Musical mayhem from 2 maestros and Martin!” Jamie Mathieson, The Concorde Club. “Oh my god… you guys are brilliant!” Lance Maleski […]

  • Write A Note [Poetry & Spoken Word; Front Lounge]

    Write a Note Poetry Open Mic is a platform for poets and spoken word artists of all genres to share their work in an intimate and supportive environment. Hosted by local poet Issa Loyaan Farrah, Write a Note is a growing community of performers and appreciators. This month’s musical interlude will be performed by local […]

  • Hotter Than Hell [a tribute to Kiss] | Something for Nothing [Foo Fighters]

  • The Maple Leaf Lounge Session [Free entry front lounge show!]

    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 […]

  • The Uplifter

    Where the Story Begins… This story begins the year 2003, in the city of Southampton, UK. After unknowingly saying “yes” to perform at an ‘open record decks’ event in Southampton at the age of 19, Tom ‘Uplifter’ Earwaker brought along some percussion, a small box of Reggae, Dub & Ska LP’s and a pair of Walkman headphones. That night ignited a spark which not only led to The Uplifter subsequently later becoming a well respected part of the UK Reggae […]

  • Hobgoblin Music Folk Session [Free Entry Lounge Show]

    A Folktastic musical showcase brought to you by the U.K no.1 Folk & Acoustic Musical Instrument Specialists ! This event will be hosted in the Maple Leaf bar at the The Talking Heads Venue. The Event is free entry !! So how is this Folktastic event run you ask? The evening consist of 3 acts playing […]

  • Traditional Irish Music Session [Front lounge]

    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 […]

  • Blue Orchids

    Blue Orchids have recently released their latest album, The Once And Future Thing, which shows Martin Bramah’s songwriting to be as strong and diverse as ever, from the powerful opener “Good Day to Live” to the delicate and sensitive “Rosy Hours” and the twisted English city blues of “Motorway.” Backing Bramah live is a new […]

  • Southampton Modern Jazz Club [Free entry front lounge show]

    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… Check out the listings here… http://www.southamptonmodernjazzclub.com THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT…. KEEP LIVE MUSIC ALIVE

  • Carousel Kings | Home Wrecked | Reckless Intentions | Stable Youth

    Eventide Management Presents: Carousel Kings, Home Wrecked, Reckless Intentions and Stable Youth Monday 30th April at The Talking Heads, £7 Advanced Ticket Link: http://eventidemanagement.bigcartel.com/product/ck-hw-southampton (Show E-mail on Arrival) Carousel Kings: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NpOhloXjY-A Home Wrecked: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NULuYlFrz0 Reckless Intentions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JeCXC47bvLI Stable Youth: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEVOjZLzShU

  • The Candle Club Open Mic [Front Lounge]

    If you think you may be able to entertain by playing an instrument, singing, reciting poetry, monologues, juggling, whatever, but have never been given the chance… well you have now! Come and entertain ‘The Candle Club’ Each ‘act’ gets 10 minutes on stage (8 minutes plus 2 minutes to set-up) which is timed by traffic […]

  • Jurassic Mark Showcase [Local band showcase]

    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 […]