Empire Music Hall
Opened in 1987 the Empire is small to medium sized venues specialising in live music and stand-up comedy. Sigur Rós played their debut Irish date at the venue and the stage has also seen the likes of Billy Bragg, Snow Patrol, Ash, The Divine Comedy and REM’s Peter Buck. The venue is known as the launch pad for The Hole in the Wall Gang and has also hosted gigs by Ardal O’Hanlon Dara O’Briain, Lee Evans and Michael McIntyre. Other entertainment at the Empire includes blues nights, salsa evenings, live sport of the big screen and pub quizzes.
Events at this venue
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Chicago-based electro pop singer-songwriter.
The Bon Jovi Experience
Tribute to the New Jersey rockers.
The Lurgan duo takes Mississippi Hill blues and punk rock and mix into their own unique dark Northern Irish punk-blues stew. With support from James Leg and The Groundlings.
The Boss UK
Bruce Springsteen tribute act.
CC Houlihan & TCB Elvis Spectacular Band: Elvis Presley Tribute
The singer and band perform the music of the King of Rock'n'Roll.
Sat 26 Aug
£11 / 028 9024 9276
Dirty DC: AC/DC Tribute
Tribute band who have been playing throughout the UK and Europe since 1998.
The acclaimed veteran punk rockers perform songs on anarchist and pacific themes. Hornets, Suckin' Diesel and Lawf**ker support.
Contemporary folk by Joshua Burnside, Jamie Neish and Callum Stewart.
Guns Vs Roses: Guns N Roses Tribute
The band performs classic rock covers in the style of Axl Rose's popular US group.
Hats Off to Led Zeppelin
One of the top UK Zeppelin tribute bands, managed by no other than the real band's manager's son.
Glasgow-based grunge rock duo featuring Cat Myers on drums and Stina Tweeddale on guitar and vocals.
The singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist shows off his skills on guitar, saxophone, drums and piano.
The Jive Aces
High-energy action from this six-piece ensemble taking you through a blend of swing, R&B, Rock'n'Roll, Boogie Woogie and Jump Blues – get those toes tapping.
Ken Haddock's Supper Club
Empire's Sunday night resident hero, folk singer-songwriter Ken Haddock and his band of seasoned musicians make the short hop from the basement to the Music Hall. With support from Amanda Agnew.
Kings of Lyon
Kings of Leon tribute act.
Kings Of Lyon: Kings Of Leon Tribute
The band plays Kings Of Leon covers, with support from Scribble Victory.
Mack Fleetwood: Fleetwood Mac Tribute
The soft rock and blues veterans have their extensive back catalogue performed.
Fuzzy dream rock from Mitski, taking on everything from the realities of happiness to anxiety in her latest release, Puberty 2.
The Belfast-based four-piece plays alt rock. Support from Via:Barvikha and Crying Scene.
Pop and rock anthems and chart-toppers from the 80s.
Pleasuredome Christmas Cracker
80s music and nostalgia night.
Raised On Rock
Classic rock covers from the likes of Foreigner, Bon Jovi, AC/DC, Def Leppard, Whitesnake, and many more.
Leeds indie rockers with mod leanings.
Small Fakers Xmas Show
Small Fakers, The worlds best Tribute to The Sensational Small Faces. Coming to Belfast as their last show of the year Celebrating 10years of faking Small Faces
Join Belfast based sisters Philippa and Jolene O'Hara and their 6 piece band for a night of entertainment featuring some of the country's finest musicians. Sit back and enjoy a new twist on your favourite tunes sprinkled with some brand new, original material. This promises to be an evening full of fun, great music and…
Soni Easter Rocks
Rock music from up-and-coming bands, featuring Stormzone.
Northern soul band from the Midlands, rocking the old school rhythm'n'blues sound on Hammond and horns.
Irish power metal trio who have been at this game for a mighty long time now.
These Charming Men: The Smiths Tribute
A tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey from Dublin, Ireland were formed in 1995 and to this day continue to charm fans of The Smiths and Morrissey all around the globe with their live shows.
Tina Turner: Simply The Best
Rebecca O'Connor performs all the hits.