Up Coming Events

We host lots of different events from our regular monthly music quiz to beery events and live music. Want to know what is going on? Check out the listing..

**THE CURRENT COVID RESTRICTIONS AND LOCKDOWNS MEAN OUR EVENT PROGRAM IS LIABLE TO CHANGE. PLEASE ALWAYS REFER TO SOCIAL MEDIA FOR UP TO DATE INFORMATION OR GET IN TOUCH WITH US TO MAKE SURE THE EVENT IS TAKING PLACE. SOME OF THE REGULAR EVENTS AS MENTIONED BELOW MAY NOT CURRENTLY BE HAPPENING**

There is always plenty going on at The Tuppenny, from live music to brewery events (See below for latest listings)

Several times a month we host The Thursday Night Music Club, brought to you by the finger-on-the-musical-pulse team at SoPLive, where you will discover the cream of local and national underground music, guaranteed to be incredible and different to any other venue in town. They also bring a more chilled vibe to the second Sunday of the month with The Sunday Social, a family friendly afternoon of live music and general knowledge quizzing.

The last Sunday of the month always brings us the idiocy of the Monthly Music Quiz as the lads from the Swindon Shuffle music festival entertain, educate, argue amongst themselves and raise money for Swindon Mind.

Our resident DJ’s The Avocado Brothers bring us The Playlist, their monthly night of themed musical soundtracking and we host an eclectic mix of DJ’s on other Saturday nights. often playing out vinyl. Dates vary so keep an eye on listings.

We have had live comedy, poetry, literary events, dance and beyond, and are always keen to host new things that fit our vibe. Get in touch if you have an idea! But, if you want to know what is on the slate right now, check below or see the event section of our Facebook page for fuller details.

UPCOMING EVENTS

June 24thThe Thursday Night Music Club with Illustrations. Live music returns! We start with local musical maestros Illustrations who have been described (by Ed) as “The Beach Boys on acid” due to their blend of dreamy, 60s infused psych-pop with a more modern indie vibe…Full information on the event page.

June 27thMusic Quiz. Our monthly mad cap music quiz, back in the bar with all the usual tomfoolery and silliness. Full information on the event page.

July 8thThe Thursday Night Music Club with Hannah Rose Platt + Harmony-Asia. Live music continues with a much anticipated return of singer’ songwriter Hannah for some Americana country music with storytelling at its heart. Full information on the event page.

July 10hBobby The Persuader (DJ Set) Bobby will be celebrating 25 years of Persuadering by soundtracking your evening with his personal selection of psychedelic, soul, motown and indie pop vinyl classics. Full information on the event page.

July 11thThe Sunday Social with Bob Heath. Our chilled family friendly Sunday live music sessions make a return with some folky acoustica from local musican, songwriter and music therapist Bob Heath. More information on the event page.

July 16thElusive Brewing Meet the Brewer & Tap Take Over. We are stoked to be able to welcome the legendary Elusive Brewing crew to The Tuppenny as our first Meet the Brewer and Tap Take Over since lockdown. More information on the event page.

July 22ndThe Thursday Night Music Club with Mark Harrison. This weeks live music is a return for bluesman Mark, a thrilling, rhythmic finger-picker and slide player, with a very distinctive style and sound. More information on the event page.

July 24thThe Playlist from The Avocado Brothers – Big Beats. (DJ Set) For the first Playlist out of lockdown we get anything with a big phat beat – Hip-Hop, Trip-Hop, Big-Beat, all those dance and EDM variants plus some funk, disco etc. More information on the event page.

July 25thMusic Quiz Our monthly mad cap music quiz, back in the bar with all the usual tomfoolery and silliness. Full information on the event page.

July 31stBoogaloo Stoo Destination Anywhere (DJ Set). The Destination Anywhere legend will be sound-tracking your evening with his eclectic selection of Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Funk, Mod Jazz, Boogaloo, Latin and other cool exotica on vinyl. More information on the event page.

August 7thSonic Kitchen (DJ Set).An audio stew of Global Beats & Jazzy Grooves from the Sonic Kitchen head chef as he soundtracks your Saturday night. Tasty!. More information on the event page.

August 8thThe Sunday Social with Fly Yeti Fly. It is a return to the Sunday Session for the brilliant Yetis who bring sensitive vocal harmonies with intricate guitar arrangements, mandolin and harmonica in a sound that is reminiscent of the late-’60s folk scene. More information on the event page.

August 12thThe Thursday Night Music Club with Concrete Prairie + Jol Rose. Finally taking their Thursday Night Music Club bow are Bath based Americana act Concrete Prairie. They utilise guitar, banjo, bass, fiddle and harmonica to make a beautiful heartworn racket. More information on the event page.

August 14thThe Playlist from The Avocado Brothers – Indie Disco. (DJ Set) This month we go back to the Indie Disco for a student union vibe – Indie pop, Alt-Rock, Jangle, Baggy and a bit of alt-danceip-Hop, Big-Beat, all those dance and EDM variants plus some funk, disco etc. More information on the event page.

August 19thThe Thursday Night Music Club with Matt Owens.  It is a more than welcome and long overdue return to The Thursday Night Music Club for Matt Owens, one of the co-founders of Noah and the Whale. Matt’s Music is a rootsy blend of folk, Americana and blues and is influenced by the Great American Songbook. More information on the event page.

August 21stDeathproof Audio. (DJ Set) A night of Electro-Swing, curated by the cooler than Yolanda Deathproof Audio! Vintage swing and jazz mixed with house and hip hop. More information on the event page.

August 28thMoore’s Exotic Reserve. (DJ Set) Get your groove on with the inimitable Jason Moore and his rare blend of Afrobeat, Latin Funk, Cosmic Jazz and other rich global sounds. More information on the event page.

August 29thMusic Quiz Our monthly mad cap music quiz, back in the bar with all the usual tomfoolery and silliness. Full information on the event page.

More 2021 Events to be confirmed soon!