The brilliant Oxford duo The August List have long been favorites of Ed’s and he has managed to bag them for a show for us this month – Thursday 22nd June to be precise, from 8.30pm. It is free entry but as always we encourage artist donations.
We are very pleased to be hosting the talents of local singer / songwriter Ali Finneran on Thursday 8th June (yes, election night. Damn government stealing our thunder).
We are very excited to be handing over the bar to the cool dudes from newly established Oxford brewer with a conscience Tap Social Movement. On Thursday 15th June they are coming in to tell us all about their beers and what they do. Read on for more info…
We are very pleased to be able to host a gig from Grant Sharkey, a double bass wielding, musical satirist dealing in insightful social commentary, leftfield musical… Read more “Live Music Session #9 – Grant Sharkey”
One of the events that most destroys the notion that Swindon is a cultural desert is the Swindon Festival of Literature, an event that for two weeks brings together novelists, poets, scientists, philosophers, politicians, historians, artists, storytellers, singers, adventurers, good writers, and plain speakers to talk, to listen, to think, to drink, and also to laugh.
OK, I’ll be honest with you, we forgot to write up a piece about this gig beforehand. But, to appease our OCD we need to make sure we post… Read more “Live Music Session #8 – Luckless + Holly Redford Jones”
So, last night The Tuppenny hosted Swindon Salsa’s weekly dance lessons, and it was ace! If you have ever fancied learning this fun dance, getting out and meeting new people, combining exercise with music and learn a new skill, and enjoy some lovely drinks, the very lovely guys at the Salsa school will be with us every Monday evening with classes ranging from absolute beginners right through to intermediate level.