What’s On



Thu 3rd: Kicking off our program of scheduled events we welcome DJ DuVall to our bar stage to spin some easy listening, smooth jazz and ultra lounge to ease us back into the swing of things with the aptly named Easy Tiger. This event will repeat every first Thursday monthly. Sets from 8pm. Free

Fri 4th: Live Americana, Gypsy Jazz, Surf and Swing guitar instrumentals from local guitarist Anth Purdy. Anth’s original music pays tribute to the guitar greats and uses a sound-on-sound technique developed by Les Paul himself back in 1948, creating a unique and fascinating performance loved by fans all over the world.

Sat 5th: Live jazz and blues from Prohibition favourite: singer-songwriter Julija Jacenaite, hailing all the way from Lithuania, JJ is a seasoned jazz pro and will have you toe-tapping and head-nodding all evening with her powerful and immersive performances, joined this evenings by the equally talented and popular Alan Law. This is expected to be the spectacular return to live jazz we’ve all been waiting for! 

Thu 10th: DJ DuVall brings us a second monthly event, Cafe Electrique: a collection of gorgeous mid-low tempo dance, synth and electronica that deserve a spin on the decks. This event repeats every second Thursday monthly. Sets from 8pm. Free

Fri 11th: A wonderful night of live music from solo postmodern jazz singer Faye Aspinall. Faye will treat us to a selection of classic songs brought to life by her enchanting vocals.

Sat 12th: Live music from across the decades from local duo Teresa Danby (vocals) & Bert Louissen (piano). These two produce a wonderful sound together and were very popular when they played for us last year. It’s a pleasure to have them back.

Fri 18th: Always a popular performance of vintage classics from singer Charlotte Forman, a truly talented musician who has graced our stage on many occasions before. The music of the evening will be a mixture of popular hits and Charlotte’s own productions.

Sat 19th: A catalogue of Jazz and blues music awaits from multi-talented local legend Jude Murphy and guest. Expect a great show from a veteran musician who never fails to impress.

Fri 25th: Live acoustic numbers from the ever popular and extremely talented young singer-songwriter Conor Walsh. Be sure not to miss this much anticipated show.

Sat 26th: Brace yourself for an evening of musical merriment at the very capable hands of Prohibition favourite Hildy Harland. From showtunes to American songbook you’d be hard pushed to find a more dedicated performer. We’re glad to have her back on our stage.


Fri 2nd: It’s back! The return of one of our most popular evenings, The Blind Pig Blues Club! King Bees frontman, Michael Littlefield brings us his monthly showcase of LIVE Delta blues with guest artist TBC. FREE / Jar on the Bar. Sets from 8pm.

Sat 3rd: (Bar) 1pm – 5pm. Brand new! Saturday afternoon session from 1960’s jazz and blues DJ’s Club a’GoGo. More details to come.

Sat 3rd: Live performance TBC.

Sun 4th: (Bar) 2pm – 6pm. Oh lawdy, here they come! It’s our first Hound Club of 2021! The Hound Club is a monthly afternoon social for dogs of all ages, shapes and sizes and for their human pals to meet like minded owners. NEW start time of 2pm (when our doors open) gives our four legged pals longer to stay and play. Water bowls, toys and treats provided. No dog required! FREE.

Sun 4th: Venue – 7pm. Beth Macari LIVE! With a love of Soul and Motown always at the forefront of her sound, Beth fuses her old school roots with the contemporary flavours of R&B, Dance and Pop to create a diverse sonic palette of sounds from every decade. We’re delighted to host this intimate show as part of her new UK Tour. See Beth’s website for tickets and more info. 

Fri 9th: A wonderful night of hits from the musicals from local vocalist Beth O’Doherty. Join us for an evening of classic showtunes. FREE / Jar on the Bar. Sets from 8pm.

Sat 10th: Gentlemen, beware your wallets and ladies, keep an eye on your gin! She’s back! Live jazz classics from the American Songbook and beyond from local floozy and vocal powerhouse; Our Delores.  FREE / Jar on the Bar. Sets from 8pm. 

To be continued…


For General Enquiries please drop us a line on: prohibitionnewcastle@gmail.com

For Private Hire or Live booking enquiries it's: prohibitionbookings@gmail.com



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