Category Archives: Local music

What’s coming up – Jan/Feb highlights

Highlights for the rest of January …. Thursday 24 January In Their Own Words with Damian O’Vitch Friday 25 January Moving Voices open mic with special guest Stephen Ripper Mizen Saturday 26 January Mara Simpson (folk/storyteller) Thursday 31 January Music: … Continue reading

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This week at The Art House – to Sunday 20/1/19

Crafty Cafe every Wednesday 2.45 – 5.45pm, drop in, by donation Facebook event here The Art House Photography group, second Thursday monthly, 7.30pm Facebook event here Wassailing The Art House with Ancasta Rising, Friday 18 January from 7pm Facebook event … Continue reading

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Taking risks on unknown artists (or Burritos = Art)

Something that we are very fortunate to be able to do, as a not-for-profit venue, is take a chance on new or unusual artists. Whether it’s hosting somebody’s very first exhibition to showcasing a scratch performance destined for the Edinburgh … Continue reading

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Anja McCloskey & Her Band + Mikey Kenney & Ottersgear \\ Art House \\ Sat 7th Feb

Anja McCloskey & Her Band + Mikey Kenney & Ottersgear \\ Art House \\ Sat 7th Feb The Art House Gallery, Cafe & Venue Saturday, 7 February 2015 from 19:30 to 22:30 (GMT) Southampton, United Kingdom Tickets and info from: http://mccloskey1502.eventbrite.com/?aff=WebContinue reading

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From these Three Monkeys, you will hear no evil.

Great things have come of standing in our doorway and having random chats with delightful people. One of those chats was about four years ago with a chap called Steve Lowis. Steve is a bit of a local legend as … Continue reading

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Poetry, music and a mechanical maid. Oh yes, it’s that time again!

You know we can’t just do things the ordinary way here at The Art House. Why have a run-of-the mill night, with a run-of-the mill host, when you can have a mechanical maid? Exactly.  We knew you’d get it. Moving … Continue reading

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The Shimmering Bees, live at the Dolphin Pub, Friday 4th March 2011

The Art House’s very own Bik and Jani will be creating a buzz with the Shimmering Bees at the Dolphin Pub, on the evening of Friday 4th March 2011, playing rootsy tunes and songs with drones and drums for you … Continue reading

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Moving Voices Poetry Cafe

Moving Voices Poetry Cafe Friday, February 25, 2011 from 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM  Moving Voices is on open mic night, open to all poets and musicians! A mixture of original and well-known work is on offer, from the serious … Continue reading

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Improvisers Orchestra

The Improvisers Orchestra got together on Tuesday evening.  They were upstairs in the Art House, and I know because I was there! The thought of creating and inventing music with other people enticed me but I have to admit it … Continue reading

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