Date/Time Event
Wednesday 29 March 2017
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Godiva Calling : Heat #1

Godiva Calling : Heat #1

Godiva Festival organisers are once again bringing Godiva Calling back, the popular battle of the bands competition which gives local talent the chance to play at Godiva Festival in July.

Thursday 23 March 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Valia Calda

Valia Calda

Valia Calda was founded in London by Thodoris and Nikos Ziarkas. A project that combines their mutual interest for composing music which draws influences from the Greek Folk tradition whilst involves through free improvisation.

Sunday 19 March 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Spotlight presents... JONNY OLLEY

Spotlight presents... JONNY OLLEY

A Spotlight Sessions favourite, Jonny Olley has gone from strength to strength since his last appearance. Catch him here at The Tin Open Mic this Sunday as he stops off in Coventry as part of his UK tour.

Thursday 16 March 2017 - Saturday 18 March 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Night Project Theatre presents: Musicals Discovered II

Night Project Theatre presents: Musicals Discovered II

On Thursday 16th March & Saturday 18th March 4 amazing singers perform songs from musical theatre. Pieces you know, pieces you may not, and brand new works by local composers. A relaxed cabaret atmosphere and great music.

Friday 10 March 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sam Coomes + Chris Cook

Sam Coomes + Chris Cook

Sam Coomes is a musician/producer based in Cascadia. In addition to solo work, SC is also one half of the duo Quasi, with Janet Weiss (Sleater-Kinney) and has recorded and/or toured with Built To Spill, Elliott Smith and Jandek.

Thursday 09 March 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Piano Wire + tenebrous LIAR + Horseflies + Superhooch

Piano Wire + tenebrous LIAR + Horseflies + Superhooch

Massive, chaotic and psychedelic punk rock from Piano Wire + tenebrous LIAR + Horseflies and Superhooch

Sunday 05 March 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Spotlight presents... JIMI MACK

Spotlight presents... JIMI MACK

Jimi Mack brings his folk / jazz / blues fusion to The Tin Open Mic this March. His distinctive style will have you captivated, so don’t miss it!

Saturday 04 March 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Marry Waterson & David A. Jaycock +  Dan Gascgoine and Sarah Bennett

Marry Waterson & David A. Jaycock + Dan Gascgoine and Sarah Bennett

Saturday 4th March 2017 see the nominees for ‘Best Duo’ and ‘Best Original Track’ at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016, Marry Waterson & David A. Jaycock.

Friday 03 March 2017
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
University Of Warwick Symphonic Brass Ensemble presents: Brass On The Water

University Of Warwick Symphonic Brass Ensemble presents: Brass On The Water

Symphonic Brass is an auditioned brass dectet from the University of Warwick, consisting of some of the university’s finest musicians. The band plays a variety of music, ranging from contemporary pieces, which push the boundaries of brass playing, to more traditional classical music and jazz standards. As the premier ensemble of the University of Warwick Brass Society, Symphonic Brass has performed at a number of venues throughout Coventry and Warwickshire since it’s establishment 15 years ago, and has the privileged position of providing musical accompaniment to the graduation ceremonies at the university every year.

Wednesday 01 March 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Courtney Marie Andrews + Izzie Derry

Courtney Marie Andrews + Izzie Derry

American singer-songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews, perhaps currently best known for being Damien Jurado’s lead guitarist, Courtney Marie Andrews has been on the road since she was 16 years old.

Monday 27 February 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Novella + High Knucks

Novella + High Knucks

UK quartet, Novella, fusing krautock sensibilities with Velvet Underground influenced melodies to great effect.

Monday 27 February 2017 - Wednesday 01 March 2017
All Day
Affinity Photography Exhibition

Affinity Photography Exhibition

Student’s from Coventry University bring you Affinity, “The Bonds That Keep Us Together”.
A photography exhibition showcasing work with theme of relationships and intimacy with people and place.

Sunday 26 February 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Spotlight presents... MC TREBLA

Spotlight presents... MC TREBLA

MC Trebla is a recording artist, songwriter and producer from London, with a unique style that it transcends over several genres from RnB & hiphop, to grime and indie/ pop, and we’re very excited to welcome him to The Tin Open Mic for his debut Spotlight Session.

Wednesday 22 February 2017
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Roots to Shoots: Vaguely Romantic

Roots to Shoots: Vaguely Romantic

Short film night Roots to Shoots returns for its first edition for 2017! Since we’re a few days after Valentine’s day, there may or may not be a vague romantic theme…

Sunday 19 February 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Spotlight presents... MYLES MANLEY

Spotlight presents... MYLES MANLEY

As February rolls on, we bring you another quality Spotlight Act in the shape of Irish pop purveyor, Myles Manley. Stopping off at The Tin on his UK tour, this is going to a great night, not to be missed.

Doors at 8pm | £1 entry.

Open Mic slots are available on a first come, first serve basis. arrive on time to avoid disappointment.

Friday 17 February 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Estrons + The Prophets + Dusty Buttons

Estrons + The Prophets + Dusty Buttons

Rising Welsh alt. rock band Estrons announce February 2017 tour following the release of their debut EP She’s Here Now.

Sunday 12 February 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Spotlight presents... ANDY JONES

Spotlight presents... ANDY JONES

Andy Jones comes to The Tin Open Mic on the 12th February for his debut Spotlight Session – and it is way overdue. Performing a unique and eclectic blend of tracks, from Liszt to old Welsh accapella numbers, Andy will leave you spellbound from start to finish.

Tuesday 07 February 2017
8:00 pm
Pecha Kucha volume 30 : Tell Us A Story

Pecha Kucha volume 30 : Tell Us A Story

Tell us a story. Any story. Fact, fiction, a bit of both – we don’t mind!

Sunday 05 February 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Spotlight presents... JAKE MELLES

Spotlight presents... JAKE MELLES

The Spotlight train rolls into February, and brings you another awesome talent that is JAKE MELLES. Building a name for himself in Coventry, Leamington and beyond, Jake is talented musician who spreads his feel good vibes wherever he plays. Don’t miss it!

Friday 03 February 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Holy Thief + Dark Actors + The Loaded

Holy Thief + Dark Actors + The Loaded

Holy Thief are hosting a little new year rock n roll drinking party at The Tin. Support comes from the mighty Dark Actors and great Cov veteran showstoppers The Loaded.

Sunday 29 January 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
IVW: Spotlight presents... DOLLY MAVIES

IVW: Spotlight presents... DOLLY MAVIES

With Welsh roots and soulful sounds, Dolly’s music captivates audiences with haunting vocals and ambient tones. Her lyrics are poetic in nature, emotive and channel life, love and loss.

Saturday 28 January 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
IVW: Gunther Prague + The Infinite Three + Fütumche

IVW: Gunther Prague + The Infinite Three + Fütumche

Independent Venue Week 2017: Gunther Prague + The Infinite Three + Fütumche

Friday 27 January 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
IVW: Resurrection Men + Thoria + The Courtesy Group

IVW: Resurrection Men + Thoria + The Courtesy Group

Independent Venue Week 2017: Resurrection Men + Thoria + The Courtesy Group

Tuesday 24 January 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
IVW: SPECTRUM - Nicky Ager + Suzy-Indygo + Calton Kelly

IVW: SPECTRUM - Nicky Ager + Suzy-Indygo + Calton Kelly

On Tuesday 24th January, Spotlight presents the very first SPECTRUM night, featuring an eclectic line up of fantastic local talent, including Nicky Ager, Suzy-Indygo, Jake Melles and Calton Kelly.

Sunday 22 January 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Spotlight presents... ANDY & BOBBIE LORD

Spotlight presents... ANDY & BOBBIE LORD

Husband and wife duo Andy & Bobbie Lord come to The Tin Open Mic to make their Spotlight debut, after breaking onto the scene at the end of 2016.

Friday 20 January 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Amber Arcades + Television Screens

Amber Arcades + Television Screens

Amber Arcades is the moniker of Dutch-born musician Annelotte de Graaf. De Graaf first started writing songs in 2010 while temporarily living in Philadelphia. Back in the Netherlands she put out a first EP in 2012 containing soft-voiced, melancholic folk ballads.

Sunday 15 January 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Spotlight presents... RED SMILE

Spotlight presents... RED SMILE

The Tin Open Mic returns on Sunday 15th January to kick off the new year with the awesome RED SMILE, making their Spotlight debut. Don’t miss it!

Saturday 31 December 2016 - Sunday 01 January 2017
9:00 pm - 2:30 am
NEW YEARS EVE at The Tin

NEW YEARS EVE at The Tin

See out 2016 with a bang and welcome in 2017 at The Tin at the Coal Vaults!

Wednesday 21 December 2016
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Phantasmagorica: The Darling Crew + Spiros Abatis + LeeLee

Phantasmagorica: The Darling Crew + Spiros Abatis + LeeLee

Join three of pagan music’s most exciting up-and-coming acts for Phantasmagorica: a stunning solstice soirée guaranteed to please in an ecstatic union of live music and performance art.

Sunday 18 December 2016
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Tin Open Mic

The Tin Open Mic

Bring a guitar, viola, double bass, your best singing voice or just a pair of ears and enjoy the environs of The Tin on the last night of your weekend.