Regular Events
Open mic night

Open Mic

Every Tuesday8pm

Wondering how to sign up? -Turn up at 8pm and put yourself down on the list with the Open Mic hostess. House guitar & keyboard can be available on request. Can’t be here? Do not despair! Tune yourself in to BAR LOCO OPEN MIC PODCAST every Tuesday from 8pm.

Chess club

Every Sunday6pm

Bar Loco chess club -Friendly & relaxed atmosphere –  Every Sunday from 6pm- All levels welcome!


Acoustic Magic

We are hosting this evening and bringing you different acoustic artists, doing what they do best. A few different performers at each night..with Dave Cowan

Newcastle Literary Salon: Physical & Mental Health

Wed 31th January19.00

The first salon of the year! This month’s theme is Physical & Mental Health. A free, welcoming evening of spoken words in all their glory: poetry, fiction, you name it we’ll love it! We have booked spoken wordists of all abilities and also open mic. Open mic has no particular… Read more »


Eclectic Bluegraloo

Thu 1th February20.00

Chester & the Fog are hosting a bluegrass, folk & gypsy jazz concert & jam night at Bar Loco on the 1st Thursday of every month at Bar Loco aka Eclectic Bluegraloo!

Bada Boom

Fri 16th February19.00

BADA BOOM is back again for another whole night of FREE live electronic music! – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Lineup – – – – – – – – – – – – – –… Read more »

Dany Aspinall

Leeds acoustic rock singer songwriter Danny Aspinall plays a solo headline show at Bar Loco. Proving it only takes one man and an acoustic guitar to play a rock n roll show, Danny Aspinall is a must see for fans of both rock and acoustic music, offering a unique blend… Read more »


Sat 24th February20.00

GXNG PXRT III – Supreme Graft X Not Grind Newcastle’s Realest We Champion Hip Hop, Trap, R&B, Grime And All Things Urban. Turn Up. Get Wavey. Get GXNG. It’s a Party, and this one is a special edition maybe even a ‘Supreme’ edition if you will………………….. Of course it’s the… Read more »


Free pizza with Alian Pizza Van

Fri 2th March19.00

FREE PIZZA @ BAR LOCO… Yes that’s right!!! FREE PIZZA = = = = = = = = = = = = = LINEUP = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Alian Pizza Van – “Psychedelic Party Punk” duo Alian Pizza… Read more »

ECHO TOWN ‘Rise Up’ UK Tour 2018

Sat 31th March21.00

ECHO TOWN ‘Rise Up’ 2018 UK Tour showcasing brand new material and tracks from ‘Be Strong Troop On’ album. Find tickets near you within the events Echo Town comprises of siblings Ric and Rob Harrison. Unable to fit these two harmonious musical warriors into a general genre, they can only… Read more »

Martin Black

Martin Black

Thu 5th April7pm

Martin Black shows what a heart-warming man he is by touching on every subject and leaving no stone un-turned in his search to become a working class hero. Armed with streets of punk and the folkie hunger for revolution, marrying the two distinctive genres by trying to turn folk on… Read more »

Washboard Resonators

Sun 8th April

The Washboard Resonators are a duo playing foot-stomping blues, Vaudeville, Ragtime, Hokum, Skiffle, Swing and Folk like it was in the 1920s, 30s & 40s. On stage, you can expect a varied and entertaining show with upbeat songs, harmonies, tap dancing and an array of old instruments, including; Washboard, Resonator… Read more »

The Undercover Hippy

Thu 19th April19.00

he Undercover Hippy returns at BarLoco Newcastle as part of his solo tour!! Drum and Bass MC turned singer songwriter Billy Rowan, aka The Undercover Hippy, is definitely not your average singer songwriter. His music brings together soulful vocals, infectious reggae rhythms, and the lyrical delivery of a skilled mc…. Read more »