A gig to raise awareness and money for the mental health charity Mind. This marks a year since our last donation gig and we would like to d the same again. Cameron Ray will always be remembered and this also celebrates his life and his love for music and art.
Uncomfortable Beach Party Promotions present punk rockers Revenge of the Psychotronic Man for their last Ipswich show before they part ways.
An acoustic trio based in Suffolk, Elephant in the Room are Carl Scott on vocals and guitar, Fern Teather on vocals and Sam Thurlow on percussion and vocals.
Spare Room Promotions presents HALLOWEINER a night of ear-embracing musical nutrition. Good times; compulsory, fancy-dress; strongly encouraged.
These Are End Times make few public appearances, so we are delighted to welcome them to the Smokehouse, where they will be launching their new album, ‘Humanity Arrives, Hand in Hand with Trouble’.
Bouquet of Dead Crows hit Ipswich playing tracks from their new album Motus Octo.
Corndog Records present Italian Books - expect eviscerating frequencies and consciousness-altering vibes.
Bad Granola Records Presents an evening of Ska Punk Christmas Madness.
SHTF is a multi-media arts event inspired by the curious subculture of ‘'Preppers'’ and ideas of a dystopian future where humans will have to adapt to survive. Our latest event is themed around the rapid technological advances being made with robotics and automation and how they might impact future society.
We're delighted to welcome award-winning comedy writer Aschlin Ditta to this latest event. Hailing from Ipswich, Aschlin's credits include The Catherine Tate Show, Mr Sloan (with Nick Frost and Olivia Coleman) and recent UK cinema release Swimming With Men, starting Rob Brydon.
Beats Rhymes and Grime present GIRLS DO MUSIC PART 2.0! After noticing a shocking lack of females continually on many major events it's time to show everyone there isn't a lack of girls in music, not in Ipswich not in the UK and not in the world!
Local hero Ches returns to town with his band TUPELO, for one night only. This is also the debut gig for mysterious local electronica freaks DYSTOPIAN SOUND COLLECTIVE
Infamous Alliance present a B-Boy special, 3 hours of rare & classic B-Boy-Drums, Heavy-Funk-Breaks, plus a selection of Sure-Shot Hip-Hop - mixed live over 4 decks.
Elephant Jane are hosting a live night of awesome music and bringing it to The Smokehouse! Leyline Pass will be starting the night off after their news of being played by BBC Introducing, with Denial Twist and their take to Garage Rock and State of Milenia will be finishing the night with their poppy punk spirit!
First Freakverbration gig since December last year, it's an Indie Tracks warm up gig with Happy Accidents and The Baby Seals playing at this year’s Indietracks in Derbyshire. Support from Pale Girls and The International Debt.
OFFWORLD goes off-grid! SHTF is a multi-media arts event inspired by the curious subculture of ‘Preppers’ and ideas of a dystopian future where humans will have to adapt to survive.
Small Fry DIY Circuit present Black Market Beat, with support from In and Out Of Sleep, Vulpine Smile and Short Cuts.
Jimmy Green & DJ Ben Marr (aka Infamous Alliance) proudly celebrate legendary Hip-Hop group: A Tribe Called Quest, with a live 4-deck DJ mix, playing classic tracks, productions and original samples.
The Display Team are an infuriating blend of catchy and off the wall mental. Any fans of the Cardiacs will not want to miss this gig. Horns a plenty, falsetto vocals and a frenzied mess of time changes make up much of their sound.
Spare Room Promotions present pop-punk band In And Out Of Sleep for a headline show
Switch Hop returns to The Smokehouse with another night of live electronica, experimental music and arty nonsense