Est. 2007 - York's original House Concert venue - celebrating 10 years, and over 350 artists

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"An awesome night..." [Newton Faulkner].

York's only original House Concert venue, celebrating 10 years, and over 350 artists from around the world through our doors.

The best venue to see artists and full bands up close.

"one of the top 10 venues for up & coming acts" BBC6 Music.

Relaxed vibe / bring your own drinks / great acoustics

For artists there's a full p.a., mixer, backline, and free accommodation.

Also, an acoustic rehearsal space by arrangement.

"A beacon of what music should be about."
[Kathryn Williams]

"Keep being amazing..." [Rae Morris]

"This is the coolest event we've ever played " [Kan Wakan]

"Fantastic... a packed house and a second to none jam to the wee hours and you've got one of the best shows of a very long tour! [Dan Mangan Band].

"It's not every week you get the opportunity to see your favourite artist playing in someone's living room! Claire and I had an amazing night at House Concerts York during the week (and we were lucky enough to get a seat right at the front).  Just an incredible experience."

Just a few miles outside of York, and now in our 10th year, over 350 artists have played in this tiny space - from solo performers to 6 piece full bands, from all parts of the world. They include Newton Faulkner, Rae Morris, Seafret, Skinny Living, Nick Harper, members of Snow Patrol & Razorlight, Kathryn Williams, Dan Mangan, Tom McRae, Jon Gomm, Dan Reed, The Woodentops, Jesca Hoop, Devon Sproule, Sean & Sara Watkins (Nickel Creek), Zoe Keating, to name just a few. Not a normal venue, more like a mix of the Radio One Live Lounge, and hearing every note as if you're sitting in the corner of the artist's recording studio.

All about us, and how to come along to a show...


Ben Kunder & Sarah MacDougall - Nov 2016

"we’re all glad we are part of that select group that not just like music but love it. Love it." read more...

More Reviews:

Newton Faulkner - 2012

Dan Mangan Band

Garrison Starr + P J Pacifico ~ Gin & Juice
(Snoop Dogg cover)

Rae Morris

Coming up

8th December 2017

Cattle & Cane + Beth McCarthy

Please email for any late availability

2017 has been quite a year for Cattle & Cane. Their album hit the top 20 of the Official UK Independent Chart Album, and there have been numerous radio and TV performances.

Live, they have toured with Jake Isaac, Tom Odell and Brian Wilson.

Beth had a monumental start to 2017, with her first single ‘Pretty Lies’ receiving stellar reviews and reaching number 2 in the iTunes singer/songwriter chart. Now, fresh off her biggest tour to date and having released her new single ‘Mr and Mrs Brown’, the “Beth success express” shows no signs of slowing.

Described by Bob Harris as “A new name for 2017”, Beth McCarthy is proving that with her irrepressible passion and refreshing lust for life, she is ready to take the music industry by storm."

to be announced.

“It’s lovely stuff” – Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2

“Might be the best debut CD of the year!” Roots Magazine 2016

Roots Magazine Editors Choice Album Of The Year 2016

Support act to be announced