The Wedgewood Rooms

The Wedgewood Rooms
147b Albert Road, Southsea, Hampshire, PO4 0JW
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Former jazz bar and function room reclaimed and refitted as a live music venue and comedy club in 1992. Everyone from Jo Brand and Michael McIntyre to Muse and Oasis have played at The Wedgewood Rooms over the years. Also showcasing theatre, film and spoken word alongside the 100 capacity mini-venue Edge of the Wedge offering intimate shows and a platform for up-and-coming acts.

Situated about 1.5 miles from Portsmouth & Southsea and less than a mile from Franton rail station. Useful bus routes include the 1, 2, 14, 15,17 and 18.

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There are 44 events at this location

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Andrew WK

Demented punk metaller, once tipped as the next big thing, still on his quest for the ultimate party.

Thu 19 Apr 2018

£22.55 / 023 9286 3911

Belly

The reunited alternative rock outfit from Boston perform in anticipation to the follow up of their 1995 album, King.

Sat 9 Jun 2018

£22.55 / 023 9286 3911

Belly

Tanya Donelly's alt.rockers are back together after a twenty year hiatus.

Sat 9 Jun 2018

£20 / 023 9286 3911

The Bog Rolling Stones & The Silver Beatles: Tribute

A double bill of tributes: The Bog Rolling Stones deliver an authentic Rolling Stones sound whilst the Silver Beatles channel the Fab Four.

Fri 22 Dec

£10 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

Damages And Mirrors

Steve Thompson's sharp, cynical drama about newspaper tabloid morality. Plus Roger Goldsmith's dark and disturbing work.

Wed 22 Nov

£10 / 023 9286 3911

  • 19:30

The Dead South

Four-piece bluegrass/folk band based in Regina, Saskatchewan

Tue 17 Apr 2018

£15.40 / 023 9286 3911

District

Guests and residents spin the best mix of pop-punk, rock, emo, indie, alternative, metalcore and rock.

Sat 25 Nov

Phone for prices / 023 9286 3911

  • 22:30

Dreadzone

Dubby dance beats from Dreadzone who charted in the mid-90s with 'Little Britain' but have been making compelling reggae-rooted soundscapes ever since.

Sat 9 Dec

£18.15 / 023 9286 3911

Eliza Carthy & the Wayward Band

The Scarborough-born singer and fiddler performs traditional English folk, backed by an ensemble which includes members of Bellowhead, Mawkin, Blowzabella, Edward II and more.

Sun 10 Dec

£22.55 / 023 9286 3911

Father Christmas Comes Up Trumps!

Talegate Theatre Productions presents the tale of Father Christmas trying to keep the noise down as he delivers presents.

Tue 19 Dec

£13 (Children £11 under 16s; £44) / 023 9286 3911

  • 14:00

Fleetingwood Mac

A tribute to Stevie Nicks and company's famous blues rockers, covering hits such as The Chain and Rhiannon.

Sat 23 Dec

£9 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

Four Folds Law

The four-piece from Portsmouth play indie rock. With support from Aaron Middleton, Calaveras and Number 9.

Sat 25 Nov

£5 / 023 9286 3911

  • 19:30

Grant Sharkey

The prolific singer-songwriter plays in support of his 10th album, Trollbadour, which contains songs of a political nature.

Wed 29 Nov

£5 / 023 9286 3911

  • 19:30

Jamie Lenman

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Sun 11 Feb 2018

£17.05 / 023 9286 3911

Jamie Lenman

Former frontman with Brit alt.rockers Reuben.

Sun 11 Feb 2018

£15 / 023 9286 3911

Jess Robinson: Here Come The Girls

The award-winning vocal gymnast, who has appeared on ITV's Newzoids and Rory Bremner, performs more musical and celebrity impressions.

Sun 15 Apr 2018

£18 (Children £10 under 15s) / 023 9286 3911

  • 19:30

John Robins: Speakeasy

Storytelling, improvisations and intelligent wordplay.

Sun 4 Mar 2018

£14.50 / 023 9286 3911

John Robins: The Darkness Of Robins

Robins reflects on love, loss, and laments the injustice that you can't break up with yourself.

Sun 4 Mar 2018

£14.50 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

Kojak's Revenge

The popular South Coast party band plays pop covers, as well as glam, punk, rock, ska, funk and more.

Fri 29 Dec

£10 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

Lee 'Scratch' Perry

The godfather of dub, Lee 'Scratch' Perry supplies a night of eccentric reggae sounds.

Wed 28 Mar 2018

£25.30 / 023 9286 3911

Los Hombres

The combo perform music with an original blend of spicy Latin rhythms, reggae, rock and African beats.

Sat 18 Nov

£8 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

Macka B & Roots Ragga Band and Bass Warrior Soundsystem

British-born reggae artist with a career spanning over 30 years.

Sat 2 Dec

£17.05 / 0844 415 5221

Making Waves- Awards And Screening

This years Making Waves awards are to be hosted at The Wedgewood rooms! Hosted by Chris Mills and Jessica Hunt from Stream Now Music Television. Before hand there will also be a talk on pitching and film funding from Pitch beat Course. All of the short listed films will be screened and the awards being given out for… BEST…

Mon 27 Nov

£4.40 / 023 9286 3911

Mark Morriss

The Bluetones frontman performs with a live band.

Thu 28 Dec

£10 / 023 9286 3911

  • 19:30

Nerina Pallot

Laura Ashley-floaty songstress takes a break from writing and recording the follow up to Year of the Wolf to play a few live shows.

Mon 23 Apr 2018

£20.90 / 023 9286 3911

Oasish

A soundalike-y group encompassing the Gallaghers' swagger.

Fri 8 Dec

£12 / 023 9286 3911

Obsidian Son

Singer-songwriter Sean Patrick Garvey draws on his farming inheritance in the vineyards of Northern California with influences from country, soul and Americana. With support from Horseflies and Battery Hens.

Tue 28 Nov

£5 / 023 9286 3911

  • 19:30

Ohasis: Oasis Tribute

The covers outfit play songs by the Manchester band.

Fri 8 Dec

£12 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

Paradise Lost

Darkwave metal overlords from Halifax, aka goth central, celebrating their 25th anniversary.

Fri 16 Feb 2018

£18 / 023 9286 3911

Paul Draper

Alt.rock / indie singer-songwriter and former frontman of Mansun.

Tue 20 Feb 2018

£19.80 / 023 9286 3911

Paul Foot: Tis a Pity She's a Piglet

Surreal and chaotic humour from the 2013 Sydney Comedy Award-winning stand-up.

Sun 19 Nov

£14 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

Pele

The indie-rock band, formed in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire in 1990 by Ian Prowse and Andrew Roberts, go back on the road with their original material.

Sat 5 May 2018

£11 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

Rocket From The Crypt

Garage-punk band from San Diego.

Thu 30 Nov

£22.55 / 023 9286 3911

The Sherlocks

Four piece indie/rock band from Sheffield.

Wed 7 Feb 2018

£15.40 / 023 9286 3911

Simon Evans: Genius

Sardonic and supercilious humour brought to the stage by the Radio 4 regular and writer.

Sun 8 Apr 2018

£14 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

The Skids

The influential Dunfermline art punk rockers have been in the game over 40 years now.

Wed 27 Jun 2018

£29.15 / 023 9286 3911

The Smyths

Accurate Smiths soundalike outfit on their Strangeways Here We Come tour

Fri 24 Nov

£12 / 023 9286 3911

The Southsea Alternative Choir

The outfit, formed in 2010 out of a group of Southsea buskers and local music lovers, performs in aid of charity.

Sat 16 Dec

£10 / 023 9286 3911

  • 20:00

STAR WARS PARTY // DISTRICT Portsmouth at The Wedgewood Rooms

DISTRICT is Portsmouth's new monthly alternative, rock & indie club night

Sat 25 Nov

£4 / 023 9286 3911

Submariner

The South Coast four-piece plays ambient indie rock and are currently working on their debut EP. With support from Bel Esprit and Ivi.

Tue 5 Dec

£5 / 023 9286 3911

  • 19:30

Fri 1 Dec

Edge Of The Wedge

Free / 023 9286 3911

Pete Scathe is the host for a night of the best in head banging rock, metal and alternative sounds.

  • 22:00

Turin Brakes

The acoustic guitar-toting English duo take some new tunes on the road, along with their decade-strong back catalogue in tow.

Sat 31 Mar 2018

£22.55 / 023 9286 3911

Wedge Comedy Club

A night of comedy with a different lineup each time.

Fri 1 Dec

£8 / 023 9286 3911

MC Dinga hosts an all-star stand-up show.

  • 19:30

Fri 15 Dec

£8 / 023 9286 3911

MC Dinga hosts a stand-up show featuring Tom Deacon, Jason Paterson and others.

  • 19:30

Fri 24 Nov

Edge of the Wedge

Free / 023 9286 3911

Resident DJs supply a blend of rock and indie from the 1960s to the present day, spinning the likes of Rancid, The Kinks, Foo Fighters, Mumford And Sons and Kasabian.

  • 22:00

Fri 8 Dec

Edge of the Wedge

Free / 023 9286 3911

Resident DJs supply a blend of rock and indie from the 1960s to the present day, spinning the likes of Rancid, The Kinks, Foo Fighters, Mumford And Sons and Kasabian.

  • 22:00

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