The Adelphi have been putting on a great selection of events pre and post lockdown. And now that the legal lockdown restrictions are being eased, the legendary music venue has now more room to manoeuvre, allowing Hull’s explosive music scene to shine on the road to national recovery. Here’s some of the events happening next month at The Adelphi that we’re excited about…
1. Ulltra Festival 2021
Sunday 29th August 2021 (2pm – 11pm)
“As usual BUD HERON & Soundsphere magazine have tried to combine the best of the Hull bands with ace bands from all over the country. We may well have to operate with a reduced capacity at The New Adelphi Club so don’t delay.”
Ulltra fest is an unmissable event for fans of local alternative music, the festival features a mix of some awesome bands from across the UK and some great local bands from the surrounding area.
the event will still be running at a reduced capacity so be sure to go grab a ticket here for an awesome little festival celebrating UK music.
2. The Guru Guru + Support
Thursday 12th August 2021 (Starts at 7pm)
“Soundsphere Magazine presents a night of alternative rock: The Guru Guru + St Pierre Snake Invasion + Bedsit
“THE GURU GURU have been happily dealing in Borderline Rock. Imagine: lead vocals wearing a multicolored strait-jacket, haunted by feverish guitars and a tormented rhythm section.”
If you want a fun night of music with some awesome bands that won’t disappoint, this Will be the night for you. Make sure you grab a ticket here if you don’t want to miss this.
3. Kingmaker 4AD (30th anniversary)
Saturday 28th August 2021 (starts at 8pm)
“On a hot night in August 1991, a week after having graced the main stage at the Reading Festival for the first time Kingmaker played to a rammed, over-capacity crowd at their spiritual home, the Adelphi. Thirty years later, almost to the day, Kingmaker 4AD will be back at the Adelphi playing all the tracks from Eat Yourself Whole in full, plus a few extras!”
Any fans of Indie will not want to miss this anniversary gig from one of Hull’s own indie bands, King Maker. Grab a ticket here and make sure you’re ready for an amazing gig.
4. Battalions + Regulus + Irontooth
Wednesday 25th August 2021 (Starts at 7pm)
“Tired Bear Booking and Promotions presents: Battalions + Regulus + Irontooth”
Fans of the really heavy genres of metal are definitely going to enjoy this gig, all three bands put some serious volume and riffs so you don’t want to miss it. Grab a ticket here.
5. MING CITY ROCKERS + Supports
Thursday 26th August 2021 (Starts at 7pm)
“We are stoked to welcome back garage punk band, and local legends MING CITY ROCKERS to slay The New Adelphi in Hull once again.
“When they hit it, the hit it at The Adelphi so get your tickets sooner rather than later as this is already looking like another sell out (it has been quite a while since they played Hull), such is the interest.”
Local punk fans are going to be really excited about this gig, all three bands are well worth the money to go see live and they will not disappoint in any way at all, grab a ticket here for this killer show.
6. Saber Cruzer + Bella Ciao
Wednesday 18th August 2021 (Starts at 8pm)
“Saber Cruzer: Hull, East Yorkshire, England, Saber Cruzer take you on a ride through tone driven deserts and melodic sky’s. Formed in 2020 and having already released three singles, Saber Cruzer are a trio consisting of Alex Czapla, Bobbie Bell and Jack Brown. Soundsphere Magazine says – ‘We are big, big fans.’
“Bella Ciao: Forged from previous members of Ming City Rockers, Baby Tooth and Psycle, debuted in June 2021, Bella Ciao are a grunge rock band based in Yorkshire.”
This Hull indie mega gig is going to be unmissable for anyone who loves indie music and local bands, grab a ticket here for this awesome event.
7. The New Republic + The Borders + Nicole Fewster
Thursday 5th August 2021 (Starts at 8pm)
“Punchy riffs. Groovy licks. And bags of infectious energy. The New Republic welcome a breath of fresh air to the indie rock scene with one goal in mind – to get people dancing.
“Stemming from East Yorkshire, with a strong fanbase in the Birmingham region, the band combines the funky backbone of the Red Hot Chili Peppers with crisp, catch melodies reminiscent of The Strokes and Foals.”
Bands supporting are The Borders and Nicole Fewster.
Anyone will enjoy this mega indie/alternative influenced gig, grab a ticket here.
8. Revive Live – Ren Harvieu
Tuesday 24th August 2021 (starts at 8pm)
*“Truly transformative… Ren Harvieu’s second album is something of a rebirth: a rich, gothic record, steeped in sensuality.” – UNCUT
“An exquisite return for an exceptional voice” – THE TELEGRAPH
“This is a celebratory, joyous return” – THE TIMES
Ren Harvieu’s voice is something that can only be heard to be believed, grab a ticket here to see Ren perform her latest album “Revel in the drama” in what is going to be a great show.
9. Black Kes + Chubby Mam + The Plastic Son
Friday 6th August 2021 (starts at 8pm)
“Adelphi Fundraiser £6.00 Tickets. Black Kes + Chubby Mam + The Plastic Son
“Black Kes: A progressive skiffle band from the City of Culture 2017.
”Chubby mam: Chubby Mam are the greatest supergroup ever to come out of the Adelphi car park”.
These guys are all joining together to help raise funds for the Adelphi, in what looks like an amazing gig line up, If you’re looking for some shenanigans all in the name of a good cause, grab a ticket for this great event here.
10. Musicians Night
Monday 2nd August 2021 (starts at 7pm)
“Musicians Night, Established 1984. The place and time to experiment, meet other musicians and be creative!
“The first rule of Monday club is “Only 3 songs, no by 15 minute epics
“Come along and watch some of Hull’s finest and have a go yourself, three songs, poems, readings, rants or dances, the stage is yours.”
Musicians night is for anyone who is creative and wants to be heard and for anyone who is looking for an open mic night that’s different to the norm, entry is free so make sure you get down to The Adelphi.