Rock City

Rock City
8 Talbot Street, Nottingham, NG1 5GG
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The Nottingham nightclub and music venue opened in the 80s with a gig from the Undertones (after Iron Maiden had to drop out) and has been going strong ever since, The venue has hosted 80s groups like the Human League and the Smiths, through Nirvana and Rage Against the Machine, to Oasis, Pulp and Blur and now sees everyone from Lee Scratch Perry to Scissor Sisters.

The following buses stop near to Rock City: 78, 79, 80, 35 and 36.

Events at this venue

There are 44 events at this location

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Blackberry Smoke

The American band plays Southern rock and country-rock with hints of bluegrass.

Sun 4 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 413 4444

Brothers Osborne

American country music duo composed of brothers TJ and John Osborne.

Fri 30 Nov

£22.50 / 0845 413 4444

Wed 23 May

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

Resident Crisis DJs spin the latest and best chart, cheese, commerical R&B, indie and student anthems.

  • 22:00

Wed 30 May

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

Resident Crisis DJs spin the latest and best chart, cheese, commerical R&B, indie and student anthems.

  • 22:00

Wed 6 Jun

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

Resident Crisis DJs spin the latest and best chart, cheese, commerical R&B, indie and student anthems.

  • 22:00
…and 7 more dates until 25 Jul

Crowbar

Sludge rock/metal quartet from New Orleans, home of sludge rock.

Thu 27 Sep

£19.25 / 0845 413 4444

The Basement

£19.60 / 0845 413 4444

The Decemberists

Folky indie pop from eccentric Oregon tunesmiths who appear to have morphed into early REM on their new, stripped back album.

Sun 11 Nov

£31.35 / 0845 413 4444

The Devil Makes Three

The combo, who originate from Vermont, blends blues, country, folk, rockabilly and Americana music.

Mon 10 Sep

£19.80 / 0845 413 4444

The Basement

£20.16 / 0845 413 4444

The Dualers

The band head to the East Midlands City as part of their hotly anticipated Palm Trees & 80 Degrees Tour

Sat 8 Jun 2019

£22.25 / 0845 413 4444

Editors

Dark and brooding Brum indie outfit.

Tue 9 Oct

£28 / 0845 413 4444

Elvana

Elvis-fronted Nirvana tribute combining rock'n'roll with grunge.

Fri 28 Sep

£14.85 / 0845 413 4444

Europe

The Scandinavian poodle rockers best known for the mighty 'Final Countdown' keep the hard rock flag flying.

Tue 18 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 413 4444

With King King.

Evil Scarecrow

Make-up clad over-the-top metal outfit with a dash of humour amongst the heavy riffs

Sat 6 Oct

£14.56 / 0845 413 4444

Fish

The singer performs his final Marillion album, Clutching at Straws, to mark its 30th anniversary as well as touring his new album Weltschmerz.

Tue 11 Dec

£30.80 / 0845 413 4444

For The Girl

The Nottingham-based five-piece perform indie pop-rock tracks from their Shark Attack EP. With support from The Harmonics, The Mocking Jays and The Chase.

Fri 8 Jun

£11 / 0845 413 4444

The Basement

£11.20 / 0845 413 4444

From the Jam

Now featuring only one member From the Jam. Bruce Foxton is joined by Russell Hastings and drummer Steve 'Smiley' Barnard.

Thu 8 Nov

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0845 413 4444

Sat 1 Dec

£25 / 0845 413 4444

Sat 8 Dec

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0845 413 4444

Garbage

Dark rock as Shirley Manson and co return.

Tue 11 Sep

£36.40 / 0845 413 4444

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic

Recording both as Parliament and Funkadelic, George Clinton revolutionized R&B during the ’70s, twisting soul music into funk.

Fri 6 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 413 4444

With + Support.

George Clinton

R&B legend George Clinton whose career has spanned 50 years and is credited with being a major innovator in sci-fi soul, rock and space funk beams down from the mothership with Parliament Funkadelic in tow.

Fri 6 Jul

£35.75 / 0845 413 4444

Get Lucky

Retro pop and indie classics plus the odd rock, hip hop and cheese tune every week.

Fri 25 May

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

  • 22:00

Fri 1 Jun

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

  • 22:00

Fri 8 Jun

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

  • 22:00
…and 7 more dates until 27 Jul

Ginger Wildheart

Unpretentious rocking from the Britrock stalwart and Wildhearts frontman.

Fri 22 Jun

£16.50 / 0845 413 4444

The Basement

£16.80 / 0845 413 4444

Hey Hey Hey

Resident DJs play alt rock and indie pop classics.

Sat 26 May

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

  • 22:00

Sat 2 Jun

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

  • 22:00

Sat 16 Jun

Free before 11pm / 0845 413 4444

  • 22:00
…and 6 more dates until 28 Jul

Jorja Smith

Gritty soul and R&B vocalist from Walsall who already counts Drake, Dizzee Rascal, Stormzy and Skrillex among her fans.

Sun 14 Oct

£20.35 / 0845 413 4444

Killing Joke

Post punk and rock band originally formed in 1978.

Fri 2 Nov

£32.40 / 0845 413 4444

Kris Barras Band

Inspired by his father at the early age of only Six years-old, Kris was already making an appearance on stage before turning Ten. He has since gone on to spend more than twenty years thrilling audiences throughout the globe playing live. The UK based guitarist has extensive experience touring in various bands…

Thu 21 Jun

£11.20 / 0845 413 4444

Leon Bridges

Soul singer-songwriter from Fort Worth, Texas, who received considerable airplay for his song 'Coming Home'.

Mon 12 Nov

£22 / 0845 413 4444

Lucy Spraggan

X Factor singer-songwriter with a light, observational style.

Fri 19 Oct

£20.16 / 0845 413 4444

Macc Lads

Rock band from Macclesfield.

Sat 1 Dec

£22 / 0845 413 4444

The Magic Gang

Indie-rock quartet from Brighton.

Sat 29 Sep

£14.56 / 0845 413 4444

Ministry

Full-on industrial metal band led by Al Jourgensen, who have been frightening small children since the days before small children started getting into all this nu-goth malarkey.

Tue 17 Jul

£22.50 / 0845 413 4444

New Model Army

Old school political punks.

Sat 22 Dec

£28 / 0845 413 4444

Nine Below Zero

Hard rockin' blues and R&B outfit.

Sat 8 Dec

£25 / 0845 413 4444

Poets Of The Fall

Finnish rock band.

Sat 13 Oct

£20.72 / 0845 413 4444

Public Image Ltd

John Lydon's post-Pistols outfit return, minus Keith Levene and Jah Wobble but still packing a terrific back catalogue.

Fri 29 Jun

£29.15 / 0845 413 4444

Punky Meadows and Frank Dimino of Angel Meet and Greet - Rock City

Must have Admission Ticket sold separately Meet PUNKY MEADOWS and FRANK DIMINO of ANGEL Includes up to 3 personal items signed and a Personal photo taken with Punky, Frank, and the Band

Thu 18 Oct

£50.89 / 0845 413 4444

The Rasmus

Finnish rock band that formed in 1994 in Helsinki.

Sat 20 Oct

£17.92 / 0845 413 4444

Reverend & the Makers

Meat and potatoes musical outlet for Arctic Monkeys guru Jon McClure.

Fri 12 Oct

£20.72 / 0845 413 4444

The Rifles

Leeds indie rockers with mod leanings.

Thu 11 Oct

£19.60 / 0845 413 4444

Royal Republic

Swedish quartet influenced by Britpop, punk and funk.

Sat 19 Jan 2019

£16.80 / 0845 413 4444

Rudimental

South London collective who mix quaking dubstep soundtracks with soul vocals.

Wed 17 Oct

Sold out / 0845 413 4444

Skid Row

Not quite 'Youth Gone Wild' any more but still classic 80s poodle rocker/hair metal all the way, now fronted by Johnny Solinger.

Wed 15 Aug

£28 / 0845 413 4444

St Paul & The Broken Bones

Alabama sextet mixing old time American soul with rock 'n' roll confidence.

Sat 17 Nov

£25.20 / 0845 413 4444

Stone Sour

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor unmasks for his other band of a more compliant rock persuasion.

Tue 19 Jun

£35 / 0870 771 2000

Twisted Wheel

Mancunian indie rockers headed by Jonny Brown.

Thu 31 May

£11 / 0845 413 4444

Basement

£10 / 0845 413 4444

  • 18:30

Twisted Wheel + The Raptors

TWISTED WHEEL Snake and Ladders tour. CAVERN WED 9 MAY Twisted Wheel is back with a tour and new album. Born in the backwaters of Oldham in 2007, the young band, fronted by the feral, precocious Jonny Brown, roared into the race of indie rock with such anthems as 'You Stole The Sun', 'She's a Weapon' and 'Lucy The…

Thu 31 May

The Basement

£11.50 / 0845 413 4444

The Used

Powerful, raw, political metal and punk rock from Bert McCracken and co.

Tue 28 Aug

£25.20 / 0845 413 4444

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