Events in Swansea: music, pubs & bars

See link below for music events in Swansea

https://www.ents24.com/hub/search/near/Swansea/genre/music

 

 

Swansea Jazzland

St James Club, St James Crescent

Just a 20mins walk from our guesthouse

8pm - 11pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Swansea Grand Theatre

Just a 10min walk from our bed and breakfast

http://www.swansea.gov.uk/swanseagrandtheatre

01792 475715

 

 

 

Thursday 7th February

Special Consensus - Rivers and Roads

Taliesin Arts centre, Swansea university - 25mins walk or a short drive from our guesthouse

 

Greg Cahill (banjo/vocals)

 

Rick Faris (guitar/vocals)

 

Dan Eubanks (bass/vocals)

 

Nick Dumas (mandolin/vocals)

 

Award-winning bluegrass band Special Consensus return and they have never sounded better. On their new album RIVERS AND ROADS, Special Consensus shines on a well-curated set of top notch bluegrass songs.

 

Their acoustic bluegrass repertoire will feature traditional standards, original compositions and songs from other musical genres performed in the bluegrass style.

 

From their newly released album; Rivers and Roads. 'Way Down the River Road' demonstrates the depth of their vocal and instrumental mastery whilst 'She Took the Tennessee River' is a tune destined to become a bluegrass classic. Music like this is the reason people come to love bluegrass.

 

Over the past 40+ years, the members of veteran bluegrass outfit Special Consensus have served as evangelists for the genre, bringing their own spin on Mid-Western bluegrass to audiences around the globe. Their commitment and talents have been recognized with a GRAMMY nomination and three IBMA Awards including Instrumental Recorded Performance for “Fireball” from their 2016 release Long I Ride.

 

“[…] The band plays and sings with precision and acuity. […] The vocal prowess of this band is highly remarkable. […] The blend of material, new and old, is top shelf.” BLUEGRASS UNLIMITED

 

Sunday 10th February

Paul Carrack 2019 Tour

Brangwyn Hall - 2mins walk just behind our Bed and breakfast

 

Legendary Sheffield-born singer, songwriter and former front man of Ace, Squeeze and Mike & The Mechanics returns to the road with his band in early 2019, performing in 29 venues across the UK.

 

With a back-catalogue of hits to his name including “How Long”, “Tempted” and “The Living Years”, Paul’s uniquely soulful voice is a must for his millions of fans around the world.

 

His amazing songs have been performed by some of the biggest names in music including The Eagles, Diana Ross and Tom Jones and he is constantly in demand as a session keyboardist, having recorded and toured with Elton John, Van Morrison, Roger Waters and BB King, and most recently on Eric Clapton’s world tour.

 

Dubbed by the BBC as ‘The Man with the Golden Voice’, Paul is undoubtedly a key figure in British pop history, an all-rounded musical talent. And as his devoted fans know all too well, a Paul Carrack show is truly something very special.

 

Tickets

£36.50 – £41.50*

*booking fee applies

 

Thursday 14th to Saturday 16th February

Our House

Swansea Grand Theatre - 10mins walk from our bed and breakfast

 

Presented by the Sir Harry Secombe Trust

 

It must be love.

Harry's welcome you to Our House, an Olivier Award winning musical filled with classic Madness songs including Baggy Trousers, House of Fun, Wings of a Dove and many more. A fun night out that will have you dancing in the aisles.

 

Friday and Saturday, 15th/16th February

Legally Blonde - The Musical

Taliesin Arts centre, Swansea University - 25mins walk or a short drive from our guesthouse

 

Swansea University’s Performing Arts Societies present

 

Legally Blonde - The Musical

 

Presented by the wonderfully talented performing arts societies here at Swansea University, Legally Blonde The Musical follows Elle Woods and her transformation as she tackles stereotypes and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. Bursting with fabulous songs and dynamic dances, this musical is so much fun it should be illegal!

 

Friday 15th: 7.30pm & Saturday 16th: 2.30pm & 7.30pm  

 

Saturday 16th February

Swansea Bay Symphony Orchestra Concert

All Saints Church, Mumbles - 10mins drive around the bay from our hotel

 

Programme:-

Roman Carnival Overture( Berlioz)

Cappriccio Espagnol ( Rimsky-Korsakov)

Meditation from Bernstein’s Mass

Symphony No.2 – Sibelius

 

7pm

Ticket prices- £10 Adults

£8 concessions

£5 students

Under 16s free

 

Saturday 16th February

Samcan presents…. A Funk Soul Hip Hop Hoedown for Secondary1st

Brangwyn Hall - 2mins walk just behind our Bed and breakfast

 

Get your dancing shoes on and join us for a music festival in a night in aid of secondary breast cancer charity Secondary1st. Secondary1st help fund research into the prevention, diagnosis and causes of secondary (metastatic) breast cancer and the development of more effective treatments. Approximately 11,500 people in the UK lose their lives to secondary breast cancer each year, so more funding for research to better understand and then treat this disease is essential.

 

Headliners The Cuban Brothers’ unrivalled funk soul review, blends sexy, soulful music with jaw-dropping b-boy action and riotous comedy. From humble beginnings The Cuban Brothers have grown into a legendary outfit that continuously sells out shows across the globe.

 

They’ll be joined by a multi-award winning British vocal group The Sons of Pitches combine soaring solos with impeccable harmonies and amazing beatboxing, they were the 2015 winners of BBC2’s The Naked Choir hosted by Gareth Malone.

 

The third act in our line-up are local band The Mudskippers. These boys will take you on a rip-snorting journey through the musical genre pool from space-rock, indie-kid and psychedelia, through to traditional skiffle, country blues, reggae, bluegrass to hip-hop. Nothing is safe. All tunes getting the `Skipper-Skiffle treatment of a full stripdown, new bearings, a few sticking plasters and a fresh squirt of grease.

 

Finally rounding things up and gluing things together is DJ Jared. Creator of The Vinyl High Club, Jared has been playing funk, soul, disco and house records for 25 years. He was resident at Swansea’s famous Monkey Bar, is strictly vinyl only and is king of the car boot sale.

 

Get your boogie on at the Brangwyn, it’s going to be a night to remember, all in aid of Secondary1st.

 

We hope you can make it – The Samcan Team

 

Tuesday 19th to Saturday 23rd February

Dirty Dancing

Swansea Grand Theatre - 10mins walk from our hotel

 

Dirty Dancing is back! Exploding with heart-pounding music, breath-taking emotion and sensationally sexy dancing. 12+.

 

Seen by millions across the globe this worldwide smash hit tells the classic story of Baby and Johnny, two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds, who come together in what will be the most challenging and triumphant summer of their lives. Featuring 35 hit songs, including Hungry Eyes, Hey Baby, Do You Love Me? and the heart stopping (I've Had) The Time Of My Life.

Don't miss your chance to see this sensational new production.

 

Evenings: 7.30pm. except Fri 5pm & 8.30pm, Sat 3.00pm.

 

Saturday 11th May

Paul Young 

Brangwyn Hall - 2mins walk just behind our Bed and breakfast

 

On the 11/5/19 the British pop legend Paul Young will lay down his hat and call The Brangwyn Hall his home for a leg of his "35 Years of No Parlez" Pt 2 Tour! Tickets go on-sale this coming Monday at 12.00 midday!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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