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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.              

 

Sound of the Sirens

Friday 28th February 2020 | 8pm

Sound of the Sirens

There’s a certain transcendent magic that happens when two contrasting voices coalesce in perfect harmony. Imperceptibly, they can raise you from the temporal to the spiritual in the breath of a song, and... find out more

Harbottle & Jonas Trio

Friday 6th March 2020 | Doors 8pm

Harbottle & Jonas Trio

Harbottle & Jonas return to The Barrel House this March. Partners in life as well as music, Dave and Freya combine a love of the richness of traditional folk with their own original and powerful... find out more

Alice Jemima

Friday 20th March 2020 | 8pm

Alice Jemima

Quietly determined, naturally authentic and with a devastating turn of phrase, Jemima creates songs that speak of universal emotions but in a way that feels direct and personal. Behind it all is Alice Jemima... find out more

The Shakedown Collective - Spring Shenanigans

Saturday 28th March 2020 | 8pm - 12am

The Shakedown Collective - Spring Shenanigans

The Shakedown Collective have been weaving their web of dance floor goodness at The Barrel House Ballroom since 2015, guaranteed to keep you dancing non stop with their electric mix of huge new tunes and dance... find out more

Magic Bus

Friday 10th April 2020 | Doors 8pm

Magic Bus

Magic Bus (featuring Jay Darlington ex Kula Shaker/Oasis) formed in Totnes Devon in 2010. They have released 3 albums to date: ‘Magic Bus’ 2011, ‘Transmission from Sogmore's garden’... find out more

The Allergies - DJ set

Saturday 11th April 2020 | 8pm

The Allergies - DJ set

This April The Allergies are back at one of their favourite venues to do their thing! They’ll be bringing plenty of oversized bags of vinyl and commencing on a 4 hour DJ set in the only way they know how!... find out more

Pale Blue institute of Performing Arts #2

Saturday 18th April 2020 | Doors 8pm

Pale Blue institute of Performing Arts #2

Pale Blue institute of performing arts presents: PBE Keel Her Booshka DJs - Roy Wilkinson / Girl Brutus / Coach Station unicorn Roy Wilkinson's music and nature quiz PBE: Pale Blue Eyes... find out more

Brooks Williams - Work My Claim tour. Whitehouse Sessions Totnes

Wednesday 29th April 2020 | 8pm

Brooks Williams - Work My Claim tour. Whitehouse Sessions Totnes

Brought to you by The Whitehouse Sessions,  we are really excited to welcome Brooks Williams to the Barrel House stage for the first time. Doors 8pm. Much loved Americana, blues and folk singer-songwriter... find out more

3 Daft Monkeys

Friday 30th October 2020 | Doors 8pm

3 Daft Monkeys

3 Daft Monkeys will be celebrating an unbelievable 20 years of musical adventures, and would love to celebrate with you. With a fiery helter-skelter blend of influences from East and West, 3 Daft Monkeys... 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.