What's on

The Now legendary Barrel House Ballroom has offered a varied monthly programme of events for many years, always with a strong focus on original live music. Now with an extensive refurbishment including a bespoke state of the art D&B sound system we aim to continue drawing a strong line up of both local and international acts, as well as attracting more established artists. In addition to this we also host regular DJ nights for those looking to go out for a dance.              

 

Jake Morley

Friday 16th November 2018 | 8pm

Jake Morley

Touring some of Britain's best small venues this autumn to deliver up-close performances of new material, Jake Morley is one of the UK’s most distinctive and interesting songwriters at the top of his... find out more

Dizraeli presents: Scan your Biscuits

Saturday 17th November 2018 | 8pm-1am

Dizraeli presents: Scan your Biscuits

Dizraeli presents Scan Your Biscuits : an epic 5-hour DJ set spinning you on a genre-bending journey through hiphop, grime, soul, afrobeat, garage and jungle to launch the party skywards. With live vocals, cuts... find out more

Sheelanagig

Friday 23rd November 2018 | 8pm

Sheelanagig

Sheelanagig return this November... Delivering intricate, rhythmically complex arrangements of original and traditional works in a Balkan style, the band who formed in early 2005 had an instant chemistry,... find out more

45 Live | Jelly Jazz! feat. Boca 45 & Pete Isaac

Saturday 24th November 2018 | 8pm

45 Live | Jelly Jazz! feat. Boca 45 & Pete Isaac

45 Live / Jelly Jazz is BACK at The Barrel House Ballroom! with BOCA 45 (45 Live) PETE ISAAC (45 Live / Jelly Jazz) Fresh from an amazing summer playing festivals around the UK and Europe, Pete and... find out more

Rush Hour

Friday 30th November 2018 | 8pm

Rush Hour

Good old school R&B with a touch of Funk and a hint of New Orleans. Rush Hour; Their continuing mission to explore multiple artists and songwriters; seek out great R&B material from the sixties to the... find out more

GoldDust

Saturday 1st December 2018 | 8pm

GoldDust

GoldDust are back at The Barrel House this December to well and truly kick off the festive season with another night of pure unadulterated disco classics! Throw on your most outrageous glitter/glam garb because... find out more

The Allergies - Christmas Special

Friday 7th December 2018 | 8pm

The Allergies - Christmas Special

This December get ready as The Allergies return one last time this year with their bumper packed Christmas special...   “The Allergies are neck deep in the world of scratchy samples…This... find out more

Martin Harley

Saturday 8th December 2018 | 8pm

Martin Harley

Martin  Harley  is  a  supremely  talented  acoustic  roots  and  blues  guitarist,  singer  and songwriter with a burgeoning global reputation. Live... find out more

Seth Lakeman - SOLD OUT

Thursday 13th December 2018 | 8pm

Seth Lakeman - SOLD OUT

Celebrated singer-songwriter SETH LAKEMAN returns to The Barrel House this December as part of his UK solo tour. Fresh from his whirlwind world tour with rock legend Robert Plant, charismatic singer-songwriter... find out more

Skedaddle

Friday 14th December 2018 | 8pm

Skedaddle

The ultimate good times Jazz band are back with us this christmas - we dare you not to dance to their fabulous mix of New Orleans , Gypsy & Soulful jazz. Think  Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald, Cab... find out more

Bizarre Rituals present 'Deep and Crisp and Even III'

Friday 21st December 2018 | 8 PM

Bizarre Rituals present 'Deep and Crisp and Even III'

Attention revell'rs! There cometh anoth'r party.. The Bizarre Rituals crew return with their annual medieval Christmas party find out more

The Ronnie Jones Quartet

Friday 28th December 2018 | 8pm

The Ronnie Jones Quartet

As part of our christmas programme we are delighted to welcome back The Ronnie Jones Quartet this christmas.  Since we last saw them they have been touring the UK Jazz circuit as well as the Ealing &... find out more

Events Diary

Live music

The South West's best acts

The now legendary Barrel House Ballroom has offered a varied monthly programme of events in Totnes for many years, always with a strong focus on original live music the venue has played host to some of the biggest names in music in its time. Now after an extensive refurbishment and with the addition of our new fully engineered bespoke d&b sound system we aim to continue drawing a strong line up of both local and international acts, as well as attracting more established artists to the stage. In addtion to live music we also host regular DJ nights for those who fancy a dance.