Events

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 host Alex Campbell. 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!


September

Simon Todd & Central Station – Album Release Show #1

Fri 21th September20.00

Simon Todd releases his long-awaited new album ‘Half Empty/Half Full’ (produced by Boo Hewerdine with Chris Pepper) in September. He appears here with a full band to play songs from the album, along with other favourites from his back catalogue. The band – George ‘Geordie’ Waters, Mark Anderson, Michael Bailey… Read more »

Northern Unity

Northern Unity

Sat 22th September14.00

NORTHERN UNITY!!!! BAD SAD PRODUCTIONS BRINGS YOU A FREE EVENT TO FULFILL ALL YOUR SKANKING NEEDS, A PROPER KNEES UP NORTHERN STYLEE!! WE COME TOGETHER TO SHOWCASE LOCAL DJ TALENT FROM ACROSS THE NORTHEAST BRINGING YOU THE BEST OF THE UNDERGROUND FLAVAS! DOWNSTAIRS HOSTED BY Pad Thai HiFi UPSTAIRS HOSTED BY Grown… Read more »

The Peabodys

Sun 23th September19.00

Join us for an evening of live music, amazing harmonies, epic instrumentals and a whole lot of love for live music, the way Sundays should be.

Newcastle Literary Salon: Nostalgia

Newcastle Literary Salon: Nostalgia

Wed 26th September19.00

Spoken word night on the theme of Nostalgia, with special guests Scott Tyrrell and Leanne Moden Plus, we have open mic, not limited to any theme. 7pm for a 7:30 start, first floor lounge (sorry about access, stairs only) Free entry, all welcome Expect poetry, monologue, fiction, memoirs and all… Read more »

Odd Furniture

Fri 28th September20.00

DJ’s Beast Box and Jay Toner present a multi-genre night of music. We’ll be playing a mixed bag of hip-hop, jungle, house, disco, trap, footwork and funk. Free entry. 8pm-1am Get the word out and come down for a night of quality music.

Hair of the Dog w/ Halcyon Jane

Sun 30th September14.00

Halcyon Jane (+ friends) are gonna do a little afternoon ambient live improv at Bar Loco! Like busking or something but indoors! Come chill out with us on a fine Sunday afternoon! we make sounds like THIS https://soundcloud.com/jayne-dent/halcyon-jane-martin-berger

October

Phase Acoustic

Phase to return to Bar Loco for a special acoustic set to celebrate the release of their new single ‘Floral Effect‘ from their long awaited third album ‘Family‘. A long set with their own material and renditions of classic rock numbers they’ve carefully chosen to enrich even the most demanding… Read more »

Ellen Moss EP Launch // feat. Great Waves + more TBA

Sat 6th October19.00

We are delighted to be hosting a launch party at Bar Loco for the release of our debut EP, Eclipse. With support from North-East indie rock stalwarts Great Waves, and with more great bands to be announced, what’s not to love? And the best part? It’s totally free entry (which… Read more »

Deep Blue Sea

Sat 13th October21.00

First time Deep Blue Sea have played Newcastle – really looking forward to this gig – hope to sea a lot of friends – and make a lot of new ones 🙂

GXNG PXRT V – MeCasaSuCasa

Fri 19th October20.00

GXNG PXRT V – MeCasaSuCasa RYZA’S ALBUM LAUNCH PARTYGraft X Not Grind Newcastle’s Realest We Champion Hip Hop, Trap, R&B, Grime And All Things Urban. Turn Up. Get Wavey. It’s a party, and this one see’s the launch of local artist JFK-CEO and NCL donny RYZA’S debut album, With support… Read more »