Small capacity club and live music venue that is open and busy every night, regularly playing host to some of the best DJs around.
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With a dark new alter ego, Trembling Bells' Alex Neilson pushes himself into uncomfortable places for his bold and brilliant debut as a solo artist The Guardian Alex Rex is the solo project from Alex Neilson (Trembling Bells/ Bonnie 'Prince' Billy) and friends. Singing songs of love, loss and loathing. This is their…
Tue 19 Nov
London-based four-piece playing alternative pop.
Thu 19 Dec
Cancelled / 0131 225 1757
Bronston take to the stage for a headline/hometown show at Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh.
Sat 23 Nov
£5–£10 / 0131 225 1757
Alt.blues guitarist whose influences include punk, rockabilly and trash country.
Wed 27 Nov
£8.97 / 0131 225 1757
Dancefloor friendly underground house, electro, minimal and techno cuts on four dex, FX and laptops from residents Mark Balneaves and Martin Lightbody (Audiablo Trax).
Sat 23 Nov
before midnight free; after midnight £5 / 0131 225 1757
12th birthday party.
- 23:00 – 03:00
Nothing clean about it. Dry Cleaning's divisive, scuzzy indie goodness is coming to you. Good luck trying to get yourself in the know online, they're super elusive, so you best get down there. This is an 18+ event.
Thu 13 Feb 2020
For the Love of Pop: Anna Sweeney, Neon Seas, Man of the Minch
Warm your post-Christmas blues with a triple bill of Scottish pop magic at Edinburgh's Sneaky Pete's on Saturday, December 28th, 2019. Doors 7pm, Curfew 10pm. All general admission tickets £5. Online tickets are labelled by act name to divide artist sales. ANNA SWEENEY "I can hear this all over Radio 1" - Vic…
Sat 28 Dec
£5 / 0131 225 1757
Frankly, The Smiths-Sneaky Pete's
Frankly, The Smiths are a Scottish Smiths tribute act. The band have been together a short time, but have established themselves as Scotland's premier tribute to The Smiths, playing regular shows across the country. The four piece delve deep into the indie legend’s back catalogue, performing lengthy shows that are sure to…
Sat 14 Dec
£12 / 0131 225 1757
The Mansfield singer-songwriter performs her indie-folk songs.
Tue 28 Jan 2020
£9.25 / 0131 225 1757
Welsh rock group from Cardiff in South Wales, formed in 2015. The group currently consists of Mike Griffiths, Joe Williams, Louis Heaps and James Goulbourn.
Mon 18 Nov
£8 / 0131 225 1757
New band formed by the last line-up of The Fall.
Thu 28 Nov
£13.75 / 0131 225 1757
Eclectic indie folk musician, plaintive troubadour and founder of the esteemed Fence Records.
Sun 2 Feb 2020
Mike Mckenzie Feat. Mally Smith and You Are Lost Be Careful
Mike McKenzie feat. Mally Smith and You Are Lost Be Careful
Thu 21 Nov
£5 / 0131 225 1757
Following a sold out show here in February, Nieves are back with a pre Christmas headline gig.
Fri 20 Mar 2020
Public Practice Distance Is a Mirror The debut EP from New York band Public Practice, Distance is a Mirror, is a confident, juried testimony of love steeped in dark optimism. Dry, deadpan vocals chant over skittish guitar and danceable 70s groovessongs snapping like rubber bandsseesawing between post-punk and…
Sun 10 May 2020
£10 / 0131 225 1757
London's rock'n'roll/indie/mod night tours the country.
Fri 29 Nov
£6.60 / 0131 225 1757
TIN PIGEONS, EDINBURGH.
The bouncing two piece indie-pop from the midlands are returning to Scotland this November Be sure to grab a ticket for a taste of the summer
Sun 17 Nov
Prices to be confirmed / 0131 225 1757
Beguiling, fragrant folk sounds from Vetiver, whose line-up sometimes includes Devendra Banhart.
Tue 10 Dec
£14.30 / 0131 225 1757
Glistening guitar pop from the Southampton quartet.
Wed 4 Dec
£7.70 / 0131 225 1757
Reviews & features
Sneaky Pete's: 'If you come along for a dance, have a laugh and be respectful; you'll be part of the family before you know it'4 Sep 2019
Edinburgh's finest sweatbox continues to inspire and impact the city's diverse musical landscape
It would be fair to say that the Edinburgh music scene is having a bit of a moment. Local community radio station EH-FM is continuing to flourish as it celebrates its first birthday, and Paradise Palms is masterfully maintaining its tropical blend of…
Independent Venue Week 2019: Glasgow and Edinburgh Highlights18 Jan 2019
The Vaselines, Makeness and Vital Idles perform in support of small British music venues
Independent Venue Week is upon us once more, as grassroots music venues across the UK play host to emerging and established artists from Mon 28 Jan to Sun 3 Feb. This seven-day nationwide series of gigs pays homage to the small music venues and the…
Edinburgh venue Sneaky Pete's celebrates its 10th birthday11 Jun 2018
Owner Nick Stewart talks about keeping the music live, loud and safe
Much is often made of Edinburgh's legendary 100-capacity 'sweatbox' on the Cowgate and rightly so. Functioning as both a space for live music – with around 250 gigs a year – and also as a busy nightclub seven nights a week, Sneaky Pete's has spent the…
Hogmanay Clubs: Edinburgh 20144 Dec 2014
Featuring Witness, Mungo Hi Fi, Microtrauma, Craig Smith and Gasoline Dance Machine
If Edinburgh's Hogmanay Street Party isn't your cup of champagne and you'd rather see in the new year dancing underground, up close and personal with disco lights for fireworks, here's your guide to the best clubs to get your groove on...
The best club nights and venues in Edinburgh6 Sep 2013
Where to go for the best late-night music and dancing in Scotland's capital
With an eclectic scene that caters for all tastes, Edinburgh’s clubbers are just as happy in dinky wee spaces as they are in superclub caverns. Kirstyn Smith checks out the top haunts