Sneaky Pete's

Sneaky Pete's
73 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1JW
  • Telephone 0131 225 1757
  • Opening times Mon–Sun 11pm–3am
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Sneaky Pete's

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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Alasdair Roberts

Spectral singer-songwriter with ancient folk leanings.

Sat 19 Oct

£13.75 / 0131 225 1757

Auntie Flo All Night Long

Performance by producer, DJ and 2019 SAY Award winner Auntie Flo.

Sat 21 Sep

£6–£8 / 0131 225 1757

Beach Baby

London-based four-piece playing alternative pop.

Thu 19 Dec

£9 / 0131 225 1757


Indie band from Essex.

Thu 31 Oct

£8.80 / 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

Chance Mccoy (old Crow Medicine Show)

Chance McCoy is a Grammy winning Indie Folk musician from West Virginia. After receiving a grant to study with old master musicians from the Appalachian Mountains, he went on to win the Fiddle, Banjo and Dulcimer championships in his home state. His studies and deep love for the traditional ways of the mountaineer soon…

Sun 6 Oct

£13.50 / 0131 225 1757

Cocaine Piss

Gravy Train x Invisible Llama present COCAINE PISS

Mon 11 Nov

£9 / 0131 225 1757

Dave Arcari

Alt.blues guitarist whose influences include punk, rockabilly and trash country.

Wed 27 Nov

£8.97 / 0131 225 1757

Deco + special guests

Scruff of the Neck presents

Sun 1 Dec

£7.70 / 0131 225 1757

Felix And The Sunsets

Get ready for a night of loud, electrifying garage rock and passionate punk as Felix And The Sunsets play their first Edinburgh headline.

Sat 9 Nov

£6–£7 / 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

Goodnight Louisa

Dark pop artist Goodnight Louisa's debut headline show at Sneaky Pete's. Support from singer songwriter Magpie Blue.

Tue 1 Oct

£5 / 0131 225 1757

Mon 18 Nov

£8 / 0131 225 1757

Honey Lung

Alt-rock four piece.

Tue 3 Dec

Cancelled / 0131 225 1757

Juliana Hatfield


Tue 8 Oct

Cancelled / 0131 225 1757


Four-piece rock group from Rotterdam.

Wed 9 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 1757

  • 19:00


Following a sold out show here in February, Nieves are back with a pre Christmas headline gig.

Fri 20 Mar 2020

£11 / 0131 225 1757

Return To The Sun

Return To The Sun "Dead Already" Single Launch @ Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh

Fri 27 Sep

£6 / 0131 225 1757

Saint Agnes + Dirty Boots


Fri 18 Oct

£9 / 0131 225 1757

The Seamonsters

Quirky Indie-pop Fun

Sat 7 Mar 2020

£7.70 / 0131 225 1757

This Feeling

London's rock'n'roll/indie/mod night tours the country.

Sat 28 Sep

£6.60 / 0131 225 1757

Sat 26 Oct

£6.60 / 0131 225 1757

Fri 29 Nov

£6.60 / 0131 225 1757

Trudy & The Romance

Grungy garage rock and doo-wop from the Liverpudlian three-piece, currently on tour in support of their debut album Sandman.

Fri 11 Oct

£10 / 0131 225 1757

The Vaunts + Support

The Vaunts @ Sneaky Pete’s, Edinburgh along with support from Petty Theives, The Patryns and Filth

Tue 8 Oct

£5.98 / 0131 225 1757


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Tue 10 Dec

£14.30 / 0131 225 1757

Wild Front

Glistening guitar pop from the Southampton quartet.

Wed 4 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 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 Highlights

18 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 birthday

11 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 2014

4 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 Edinburgh

6 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

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