Hopefully, everything on this site’s bang up to date and 100% accurate.  All the events have come from bands, promoters, landlords, public events on Facebook and websites.  So if anything is missing or wrong please let us know.

If you are making a special trip for an event, please check with the venue that the event has not been changed or cancelled before setting off.  In York though if a gig is cancelled there will probably be another great one just down the road.

May 21 @ 7:30 pm National Centre for Early Music
Celebrating a unique partnership with the NCEM and the communities of York, Manasamitra present a showcase of lullabies and songs, with a soundscape that is unique to York. Lullaby-Sonic Cradle has travelled across the UK, Europe, Scandinavia and Australia. Manasamitra, a Dewsbury based South Indian arts organization invites music lovers to Lullaby – Sonic Cradle, ... Read more
May 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Fossgate Social
Kicking off at 8pm, join us for a candle lit evening showcasing fantastic local talent. Simply enjoy the music and poetry or perform for a free drink.
May 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Spread Eagle, York
JAM NIGHT • ALL STYLES • ALL ABILITIES • ALL WELCOME! ? FREE PINT for performers! ? ★ PINTS from £2.50 ★ Doubles + Mixer from £4 ★ ★ 2 Bottles of Cider £6.50 ★ 3 for £7 on Premium Bottles ★ ★ 2 Bombs for £5.50 ★ 4 Corky’s for £5 ★ 5 Sambucas ... Read more
May 21 @ 9:00 pm Hole In The Wall
About Adam – Combining an eclectic mix of classic rock and acoustic covers with an astonishingly accomplished library of original material, the music essentially speaks for itself. With influences ranging from the gentle sounds of Pink Floyd and Barclay James Harvest, through to contemporary songsmiths such as Damien Rice and Newton Faulkner, Adam’s original material ... Read more
May 21 @ 9:00 pm – May 22 @ 1:00 am Sotano
Open mic at Sotano. Free drink for every performer. Inquiries
May 21 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm Golden Fleece
The Y Street Band –  A diverse four-piece band with a unique sound and energy. Band Members Robin Pickford / Singer Gordon Train / Guitar Chris Bush / Bass John Hunt / Drums
May 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Deramore Arms
Peter Wookie will be hosting the open mic in this lovely pub with a great atmosphere, right next to the University. All types of musicians are welcome – all styles, originals & covers. Free pint or the equivalent for each performer. Sign up early with Peter to avoid disappointment.
May 22 @ 8:30 pm – 11:59 pm The Habit
Open mic tonight at The Habit, 8.30 till 12, bar till 1am.
May 22 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm The Phoenix Inn
Weekly jazz jam with a great resident band. James Lancaster on trumpet, Chris Moore on piano, Christian Topman & George Beastall on bass and Trevor King on drums. All ages and abilities welcome. Free
May 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Royal Oak York
Bill and Del will be performing an eclectic mix of Jazz and Blues. Both legendary musicians, perform an acoustic session with an intimate gathering in the front bar.   Always a popular night so arrive early to secure a seat.