Salisbury Gig Guide
An independent central listing of live music around Salisbury.
Feedback / Contact us


If you have any events that you would like to list on the gig guide, please fill out our contact form or share your event on our Facebook group.

Cancellations or changes to events listed on the gig guide are not in our control. Please check with the venues or event organiser before making travel plans.  Full terms of use.

display next:  3 days | 5 days | 7 days | 14 days

Coming up...


Wed 11 Dec | Thu 12 Dec | Fri 13 Dec

distances shown are from Salisbury centre



WEDNESDAY 11 DECEMBER 2019


Event PosterDate: Wednesday 11 December 2019
Venue:  The Avon Brewery Inn    map
Address:  75 Castle Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 3SP - under ½ mile
Event:  Open Mic Night with Heather McCarnum
- 7.30pm - Free entry - Grab your instruments and get those vocals ready.
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TheAvonBrewery

Godolphin Christmas ConcertDate: Wednesday 11 December 2019
Venue:  Blackledge Theatre    map
Address:  Godolphin School, Milford Hill, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2RA - 1.6 miles
Event:  Godolphin Christmas Concert
- Free entry - For more information visit www.musicinsalisbury.org.uk/?event=godolph... - A light-hearted occasion where festive music can be heard performed by our instrumental ensembles. Mulled wine and mince pies will be served. Location Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School Ticket Prices: Free

Acoustic Folk Sessions in The LoftDate: Wednesday 11 December 2019
Venue:  White Horse    map
Address:  Lower Road, Quidhampton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 9AS - 2.4 miles
Event:  Acoustic Folk Sessions in The Loft
- 7.30pm - Traditional folk music of the British Isles, jigs and reels, old time music hall, occasional trad jazz and blues. Take your melodeon, banjo, guitar, pipes and whistles, or just yourself, along to the new folk sessions in The Loft. From 7.30pm on the second Wednesday of every month, led by Ray, Linda and Heather.
Venue website:  quidhamptonwhitehorse.co.uk
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/quidhamptonpub
Twitter:  @quidhamptonpub

THURSDAY 12 DECEMBER 2019


Event PosterDate: Thursday 12 December 2019
Venue:  Market Place    map
Address:  Guildhall Square, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1TP - under ½ mile
Event:  The Duskers
- 5.30pm - The Duskers will be appearing Live at The Christmas Fayre this Thursday from 5.30pm. They will be outside Frost during the Lantern Parade. Wrap up warm and join them! The Duskers on Facebook: www.facebook.com/theduskers. Country rock band from Salisbury.

Event PosterDate: Thursday 12 December 2019
Venue:  Chapel Nightclub    map
Address:  34 Milford Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2AP - under ½ mile
Event:  The Snowcial 2019: THE DELOREONS
- 7pm-2am - For ticket details or more information visit www.eventbee.com/v/the-snowcial/event?eid=... - THE SNOWCIAL is the ideal festive night out this Christmas. It includes a three-course Festival meal using meat from the award-winning Prichetts Butchers and locally-sourced produce. Vegetarian and Vegan options are available. There will be a welcome glass of Prosecco and live music from The Deloreons. There will be DJs and dancing until late. Charity raffle for Salisbury Hospice Charity. Drinks table service. Games, fun and photos. Tickets are £32.50. Tables of 10 available e-mail thombelk@icloud.com to book.
Venue website:  chapelnightclub.co.uk
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/ChapelNightclub
Twitter:  @chapelnightclub

Facebook event

Event PosterDate: Thursday 12 December 2019
Venue:  Salisbury Cathedral    map
Address:  6 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2EJ - under ½ mile
Event:  Late Night Opening with The Kate Edgar Singers
- 6.30-8pm - Explore Salisbury Cathedral after dark with live festive music from The Kate Edgar Singers. Enjoy mince pies and mulled wine from the Refectory Restaurant, find the perfect Christmas present at the Gift Shop and climb up to the West Window for free to see the Nave from above. Don't forget to leave a message on the prayer tree while you're there.
Venue website:  salisburycathedral.org.uk
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/salisburycathedral
Twitter:  @SalisburyCath

Facebook event

Event PosterDate: Thursday 12 December 2019
Venue:  Duck Inn    map
Address:  Laverstock, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1PU - 1.3 miles
Event:  Sarum Live Open Mic and Jam
- 7.30pm - Sarum Live on Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/sarumlive. Open mic. Every second Thursday of the month at The Duck Inn, Laverstock. Names down from 7.30pm, so be early to avoid disappointment. If you play guitar, bass, drums, sing, go along and be a part of a great evening, whatever your style or ability.
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/The-Duck-Inn-Laverstock-121454637913476

Facebook event

Event PosterDate: Thursday 12 December 2019
Venue:  Holiday Inn Salisbury    map
Address:  Mid Summer Place, Solstice Park, Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4 7SQ - 8.9 miles
Event:  Divas Tribute Party Night
- Divas Tribute - £42 p.p. Booking essential Call 01980 677467.
Venue notes: To book for events call 01980 677467.
Venue website:  hisalisbury-stonehenge.co.uk
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/hisalisburystonehenge

Event PosterDate: Thursday 12 December 2019
Venue:  La Lambretta - Traditional Italian Kitchen & Pizza    map
Address:  1 Shaftesbury Street, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 1JF - 10.9 miles
Event:  Guy Halls: Nuevo Flamenco
- 7.30pm - Guy Halls website: www.reverbnation.com/guyhalls. Guy Halls on Facebook: www.facebook.com/GuyHalls.NuevoFlamenco. Professional guitarist combining Latin, pop, jazz and Nuevo Flamenco styles. Guy Halls is a professional guitarist based in Salisbury. With over 30 years of experience of live performances, his repertoire combines Latin, Pop, Jazz and Nuevo Flamenco. Being a multi-instrumentalist, percussion, bass guitar and keyboards, he started producing home recordings of his original compositions.
Venue website:  lambrettafordingbridge.com
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/LaLambrettaItalian

FRIDAY 13 DECEMBER 2019


Event PosterDate: Friday 13 December 2019
Venue:  Qudos    map
Address:  38 Castle Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1BN - under ½ mile
Event:  Big Brass Ska Band
- 9.30-11.30pm - Free entry - Brass ska band - popular ska covers. Big Brass Ska Band on Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/1750167345204504. Big Brass Ska Band website: www.big-brass-ska.com. Big Brass Ska is a new and exciting band which was formed in January 2016. Made up of players from many different styles of music, rock and roll, punk, ska and traditional brass band, the musicians have joined together to form this new group. Big Brass Ska was adopted as the band's new name mainly as a result of having a 4-piece brass section which gives an extra powerfull level to achieve the fantastic ska sound. They cover music from Bad Manners, Madness, The Specials and many more.
Venue website:  qudossalisbury.co.uk
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/QudosSalisbury
Twitter:  @Qudos_MusicBar

Double TroubleDate: Friday 13 December 2019
Venue:  The Avon Brewery Inn    map
Address:  75 Castle Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 3SP - under ½ mile
Event:  Double Trouble
- 9pm - Free entry - Acoustic duo playing soft rock, commercial, jazz and country blues. Double Trouble website: troubleinmind.yolasite.com. Double Trouble is an acoustic version of "Trouble In Mind" - an acoustic duo of guitar/vocals/harmonica/ukelele, plus double bass, playing an eclectic mixture of acoustic soft rock, commercial, jazz and country blues.
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/TheAvonBrewery

Event PosterDate: Friday 13 December 2019
Venue:  Chapel Nightclub    map
Address:  34 Milford Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2AP - under ½ mile
Event:  Fridays - Definition
- For ticket details or more information visit www.chapelnightclub.co.uk/club-nights.html - 10.30pm-3am. Resident DJ Karl West will be delivering the latest and greatest music in The Courtyard in a short, sharp, mash-up format. Expect Hip Hop, R&B, House, Disco, Garage and Old School party music. Free entry before 11pm. £3 until 12.30am. £5 late door charge.
Venue website:  chapelnightclub.co.uk
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/ChapelNightclub
Twitter:  @chapelnightclub

Event PosterDate: Friday 13 December 2019
Venue:  Winchester Gate    map
Address:  Rampart Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1JA - under ½ mile
Event:  Voodoo Rays
- 8pm - Alt/psych/post punk/rock/pop band. Voodoo Rays on Facebook: www.facebook.com/VoodouRays. Voodoo Rays website: voodoorays.bandcamp.com. Described as early Pink Floyd played by Sonic Youth, Voodoo Rays is a noisy, experimental 3-piece rock band from East London. Formed in 2010, the Voodoo Rays, named after the seminal track by A Guy Called Gerald, have already released several albums and are continuing to gig around London, building-up a fearsome reputation by word of mouth alone. If you do see them live, don't expect constancy; the Rays play hard and fast with their back catalogue, whilst constantly adding new songs to their repertoire.
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/winchestergate

Facebook event

Event PosterDate: Friday 13 December 2019
Venue:  Michael Herbert Hall    map
Address:  South Street, Wilton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 0JS - 3.5 miles
Event:  Salisbury Jazz Club: SUSSEX JAZZ KINGS
- Doors 7pm - Music 8-10.30pm - Closing the club's first year at the delightful Michael Herbert Hall will be the SUSSEX JAZZ KINGS. Tickets (£10) can be obtained by ringing 01672 564241 or e-mailing lawrence.jazz4us@gmail.com. Doors open 7pm. Music 8-10.30pm. Excellent sprung dance floor. Raffle in interval. Disabled access and toilet facilities. TAKE YOUR OWN DRINKS AND GLASSES and snacks if you wish - local shops are only a short walk away if you forget! Patrons are asked to please take their litter home at the end of the evening. Plenty of free parking at the hall and in adjacent council car park. The club looks forward to welcoming you and your friends and hope you enjoy the evening. If you miss this one, the bands books for 2020 can be found on the club's website at www.southwilts.com/site/Salisbury-Jazz-Club - or by e-mailing lawrence.jazz4us@gmail.com.
Venue website:  wiltonhouse.co.uk/local-area/michael-herbert-hall

Event PosterDate: Friday 13 December 2019
Venue:  Alderbury Sports & Social Club    map
Address:  Rectory Road, Alderbury, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 3AD - 4.8 miles
Event:  Break Cover
- 8.30pm - 60s to the present day pop and rock covers band. Break Cover on Facebook: www.facebook.com/BreakCover. Break Cover website: www.breakcoverband.com. Break Cover bring you classic rock covers from the 50s to the present day. With the addition of the fantastic Amber Coleman, these guys pride themselves on giving the audience a top notch, quality performance at 100% to get people up dancing and having a great time.
Venue website:  alderburyvillagehall.org.uk

Facebook event

Event PosterDate: Friday 13 December 2019
Venue:  Holiday Inn Salisbury    map
Address:  Mid Summer Place, Solstice Park, Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4 7SQ - 8.9 miles
Event:  Divas Tribute Party Night
- Divas Tribute - £42 p.p. Booking essential Call 01980 677467.
Venue notes: To book for events call 01980 677467.
Venue website:  hisalisbury-stonehenge.co.uk
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/hisalisburystonehenge

Event PosterDate: Friday 13 December 2019
Venue:  West Dean Club    map
Address:  Hillside Close, West Dean, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 1EX - 9.1 miles
Event:  The Rift and The Rioteers
- 8pm - Free entry. Pizza van on site. Two local groups playing live.
Venue Facebook:  facebook.com/West-Dean-Club-84548127175

Facebook event

 

Display all events in December

 

 

Back to top


Please note: As per our terms of use, the events listed are not in our control, so they could be changed. Also, some venues may charge an entrance fee to certain music events. In either case, we recommend that you contact the venues before making your arrangements.

Guest | Login

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sounds of Salisbury Podcast - A podcast has been launched by Alex Morgan-Wardrop for promoting live music in Salisbury by interviewing the bands and musicians involved in our local music scene. Subscribe to the Podcast and join the Sounds of Salisbury Facebook page for news of upcoming interviews.


Salisbury Open Mics - There are many open mic nights in and around Salisbury where performers can meet and share their music. Mike Clipson has created a Facebook group dedicated to these events. Join the group on Facebook: Salisbury Open Mic Nights

Upcoming open mics: Search: open mic

 


 

Spotlight

 

SATURDAY 14 DECEMBER 2019

Venue:
Five Bells
Event:
Bitter and Twisted

Details:
8.30pm