Past Shows

MICHAEL HEAD & THE RED ELASTIC BAND

The Black Box
Tuesday 29th Nov 2022

AOIFE NESSA FRANCES

Ulster Sports Club
Wednesday 23rd Nov 2022

ROSE CITY BAND

The Black Box
Thursday 8th Sep 2022

MINAMI DEUTSCH with Black Bones

Ulster Sports Club
Sunday 21st Aug 2022

LIGHTNING BOLT

The Black Box
Tuesday 16th Aug 2022

ARAB STRAP

Empire Music Hall
Thursday 14th Jul 2022

FOLLAKZOID

Ulster Sports Club
Wednesday 6th Jul 2022

THE BOBBY LEES + Problem Patterns

Ulster Sports Club
Sunday 3rd Jul 2022

SUUNS

Ulster Sports Club
Thursday 26th May 2022

JANE WEAVER + Hyperdawn

The Black Box
Friday 13th May 2022

KATHRYN JOSEPH (in assoc with CQAF)

Deers Head Music Hall
Wednesday 4th May 2022

JOHN FRANCIS FLYNN (in assoc with Moving On Music & CQAF)

The Black Box
Tuesday 3rd May 2022

PROTOMARTYR + Oh Boland

Ulster Sports Club
Saturday 23rd Apr 2022

Mdou Moctar – Postponed

Ulster Sports Club
Saturday 9th Apr 2022

The Mary Wallopers

Empire Music Hall
Thursday 3rd Mar 2022

Steve Gunn * CANCELLED

Ulster Sports Club
Tuesday 8th Feb 2022

The Lost Brothers

Ulster Sports Club
Friday 3rd Dec 2021

A Winged Victory for The Sullen

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

First Church
4th Mar 2020

Black Midi

Black Midi

Ulster Sports Club
15th Feb 2020

Hot Snakes

The Black Box
7th Dec 2019

Jon Spencer + The Hitmakers

Ulster Sports Club
23rd Nov 2019

She Drew The Gun

Voodoo
13th Nov 2019

Lankum

Empire Music Hall
24th Oct 2019

Jah Wobble

Ulster Sports Club
21st Sep 2019

King Khans Louder Than Death

Ulster Sports Club
15th Sep 2019

Wand

Wand

Ulster Sports Club
Tuesday 20th Aug 2019

Mono

Voodoo
16th Jul 2019

The Twilight Sad

Empire Music Hall
7th Jun 2019

Thee Oh Sees

Limelight 1
20th May 2019

Unloved + David Holmes

CQAF Festival Marquee
10th May 2019

Bill Ryder-Jones

The Black Box
21st Feb 2019

The Liminanas

The Liminanas

The Black Box
Tuesday 19th Feb 2019

The Messthetics

The Messthetics (ex Fugazi)

Voodoo
Saturday 2nd Feb 2019

Malcolm Middleton ( Arab Strap)

Voodoo
31st Jan 2019

Kathryn Joseph

The Black Box
Sunday 20th Jan 2019

The Murder Capital

Voodoo
12th Dec 2018

Mac Demarco

Limelight 1
29th Oct 2018

Hannah Peel, Julian House (Ghost Box) @ Gods Waiting Room

The Dockers Club
27th Oct 2018

Boy Azooga

Voodoo
7th Oct 2018

Optimo

The Dockers Club
22nd Sep 2018

Wooden Shjips

Empire Music Hall
17th Sep 2018

Frankie Cosmos

Voodoo
21st Aug 2018

Aidan Moffat + RM Hubbert

The Black Box
25th Jul 2018

CW Stoneking (Rare Solo Show)

The Black Box
17th Jun 2018

Michael Nau

McHughs Basement
6th May 2018

Jeffrey Lewis

The Black Box
6th May 2018

Peter Perrett (In Assoc With Cqaf)

The Black Box
5th May 2018

Bob Log III

Voodoo
10th Mar 2018

Nils Frahm – All Melody

Mandela Hall
27th Feb 2018

Lost Brothers

The Black Box
14th Feb 2018

Moon Duo

The Black Box
27th Jan 2018

Rocket From The Crypt

The Black Box
2nd Dec 2017

Jarvis Cocker + Steve Mackey’s Dancefloor Meditations

Maple Leaf Club
25th Nov 2017

Jane Weaver

Maple Leaf Club
11th Nov 2017

Jah Wobble’s Invaders Of The Heart

Maple Leaf Club
28th Oct 2017

Acid Mothers Temple

The Black Box
26th Oct 2017

Jenny Hval

The Black Box
7th Oct 2017

Micah P. Hinson

Voodoo
5th Oct 2017

Shellac

The Black Box
1st Oct 2017

Melt Banana

Voodoo
21st Jun 2017

Angel Olsen

Empire Music Hall
21st May 2017

The Parrots

Voodoo
4th May 2017

K-X-P

Voodoo
27th Apr 2017

Miss Sharon Jones – The Movie! (in assoc with Belfast Film Festival)

The Black Box
8th Apr 2017

Laetitia Sadier Source Ensemble

The Black Box
7th Apr 2017

God’s Waiting Room With Unloved (Live) + Cats Eyes DJs

Maple Leaf Club
25th Mar 2017

David Holmes God’s Waiting Room Valentines Special

Maple Leaf Club
11th Feb 2017

Steve Davis + Kavus Torabi (in assoc with CQAF)

The Black Box
6th Jan 2017

Andrew Weatherall “Music’s Not For Everyone”

Maple Leaf Club
23rd Dec 2016

Cate Le Bon + Sweet Baboo

The Black Box
19th Oct 2016

David Holmes Late Night Tales Album Launch

Maple Leaf Club
15th Oct 2016

Plaid + Boxcutter

The Black Box
9th Sep 2016

Charlie Parr

Voodoo
26th Aug 2016

Battles

The Black Box
16th Aug 2016

Cw Stoneking

The Black Box
25th Jun 2016

Kid Congo + The Pink Monkey Birds

Voodoo
24th Jun 2016

Daddy Long Legs

The Menagerie
10th Jun 2016

Mudhoney + Bob Log III

The Black Box
7th Jun 2016

Grandmaster Flash

CQAF Festival Marquee
8th May 2016

Jeffrey Lewis + Los Bolts

McHughs Basement
28th Apr 2016

Ought

Voodoo
23rd Apr 2016

King Khan + Bbq Show

Voodoo
20th Apr 2016

Blanck Mass

The Black Box
1st Apr 2016

Meatbodies

Voodoo
1st Apr 2016

Ulrich Schnauss (Live) + Nat Urazmetova (Visuals)

The Hudson
11th Mar 2016

Bob Log III

The Black Box
6th Dec 2015

James Leg (Black Diamond Heavies)

Voodoo
28th Nov 2015

Legendary Shack Shakers

Voodoo
13th Nov 2015

Acid Mothers Temple + The Melting Paraiso UFO

Voodoo
22nd Oct 2015

Kathryn Williams + Michele Stodart

The Black Box
9th Oct 2015

Sleaford Mods

The Black Box
20th Sep 2015

Sam Amidon

The Black Box
15th Sep 2015

Deerhoof

The Black Box
20th Aug 2015

Waxahatchee

McHughs Basement
14th Jun 2015

Swans

Mandela Hall
24th May 2015

Daddy Long Legs

The Menagerie
9th May 2015

Twilight Sad

Voodoo
3rd May 2015

The Unthanks

Empire Music Hall
13th Mar 2015

Sleaford Mods

Voodoo
3rd Dec 2014

Sharon Jones And The Dap Kings

Mandela Hall
25th Oct 2014

Woods

McHughs Basement
24th Sep 2014

Jeffrey Lewis + The Jrams

McHughs Basement
9th Sep 2014

Wye Oak

McHughs Basement
15th Jun 2014

Angel Olsen

McHughs Basement
8th Jun 2014

Ryley Walker / Cian Nugent

McHughs Basement
Saturday 31st May 2014

Electric Eel Shock

Voodoo
31st May 2014

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

The Black Box
13th May 2014

Dum Dum Girls + Crocodiles

The Black Box
8th May 2014

King Khan And The Shrines

The Black Box
20th Apr 2014

September Girls

The Menagerie
1st Feb 2014

Wooden Shjips

The Black Box
13th Dec 2013

Villagers

Limelight 2
12th Dec 2013

Shellac

Limelight 2
21st Nov 2013

Baby Dee + Little Annie

The Black Box
16th Nov 2013

Pokey Lafarge

Limelight 2
7th Nov 2013

Pete Molinari

Auntie Annie’s
27th Oct 2013

Charles Bradley And His Extraordinaires

Empire Music Hall
4th Oct 2013

L O W

Empire Music Hall
21st Aug 2013

Swans

Limelight 2
14th Aug 2013

Nomeansno

Voodoo
25th May 2013

Ulrich Schnauss

The Black Box
17th May 2013

Thee Oh Sees

The Black Box
5th May 2013

Adam Ant + The Good The Mad + The Lovely Posse

CQAF Festival Marquee
4th May 2013

Veronica Falls

Voodoo
19th Apr 2013

The Twilight Sad

Auntie Annie’s
17th Apr 2013

White Hills

Auntie Annie’s
6th Apr 2013

Villagers + Lisa O’Neill

Empire Music Hall
16th Mar 2013

Dan Deacon

The Black Box
10th Feb 2013

James Yorkston

McHughs Basement
8th Feb 2013

Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth) + John Moloney (Sunburned Hand Of The Man)

The Stiff Kitten
22nd Jan 2013

Mmoths

The Black Box
18th Jan 2013

The Strypes

The Black Box
5th Jan 2013

Rodriguez

Empire Music Hall
28th Nov 2012

Villagers + Soak

The Black Box
11th Nov 2012

Pokey Lafarge + The South City Three

Empire Music Hall
25th Oct 2012

Jesca Hoop

Auntie Annie’s
23rd Sep 2012

Beth Jeans Houghton + The Hooves Of Destiny

The Black Box
18th Sep 2012

Jerry Dammers (Dj Set)

The Menagerie
6th Jul 2012

John Cale

CQAF Festival Marquee
3rd May 2012

Michael Gira (Swans)

The Black Box
5th Apr 2012

Daniel Johnston

Empire Music Hall
4th Apr 2012

Pokey Lafarge + The South City Three

The Black Box
18th Mar 2012

Cw Stoneking + His Primitive Horn Orchestra

Spring & Airbrake
27th Jan 2012

Beth Jeans Houghton + The Hooves Of Destiny

The Black Box
24th Jan 2012

Pete Molinari

Auntie Annie’s
20th Jan 2012

Josie Long : The Future Is Another Place

The Black Box
19th Jan 2012

Ulrich Schnauss

The Black Box
17th Dec 2011

Bachelorette

The Pavilion
2nd Dec 2011

Ian Rankin + Willard Grant Conspiracy (in assoc with No Alibis)

Crescent Arts Centre
11th Nov 2011

Acid Mothers Temple + The Melting Paraiso U.f.o.

Auntie Annie’s
10th Nov 2011

Mike Watt + The Missing Men

Auntie Annie’s
16th Oct 2011

Jeffrey Lewis + The Junkyard

Auntie Annie’s
5th Oct 2011

John Vanderslice

Katy Dalys
28th Sep 2011

Junip (feat Jose Gonzalez)

The Black Box
8th Sep 2011

Mark Kozelek

The Black Box
13th Aug 2011

The Vaselines

The Black Box
15th Jul 2011

Gold Panda

Auntie Annie’s
8th Jun 2011

Chain And The Gang

The Menagerie
21st May 2011

A Hawk And A Hacksaw

Auntie Annie’s
16th Apr 2011

The Unthanks

Empire Music Hall
14th Apr 2011

Dum Dum Girls Plus The Fabulous Stains (Movie)

The Black Box
2nd Apr 2011

Deerhunter

The Stiff Kitten
26th Mar 2011

Laetitia Sadier + Andy Votel

The Menagerie
12th Mar 2011

The Phantom Band

The Black Box
22nd Jan 2011

No Means No

Auntie Annie’s
28th Nov 2010

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

Auntie Annie’s
8th Nov 2010

Mudhoney

Limelight 1
3rd Oct 2010

Liars

The Black Box
10th Aug 2010

Calvin Johnson

No Alibis
31st Jul 2010

Bonnie Prince Billy

Empire Music Hall
27th Jul 2010

Turin Brakes

The Black Box
17th Jun 2010

Sam Amidon

The Black Box
3rd Jun 2010

Dan Sartain

Auntie Annie’s
23rd May 2010

Hope Sandoval + The Warm Inventions

The Black Box
6th May 2010

Wooden Shjips

The Black Box
16th Apr 2010

Fairport Convention

The Black Box
9th Mar 2010

Low Anthem

The Black Box
27th Jan 2010

Fuck Buttons

The Black Box
19th Dec 2009

James Yorkston / Alasdair Roberts / Adrian Crowley

The Black Box
5th Dec 2009

The Nightmarchers

The Black Box
18th Nov 2009

Obits

The Black Box
9th Oct 2009

King Khan + The Shrines

The Black Box
6th Oct 2009

Times New Viking

Auntie Annie’s
18th Sep 2009

Willard Grant Conspiracy

Auntie Annie’s
4th Sep 2009

Rise Against

Spring & Airbrake
26th Aug 2009

Owen Pallett / Villagers

Empire Music Hall
4th Aug 2009

Monotonix

The Menagerie
23rd Jul 2009

Deerhunter

The Black Box
21st May 2009

Frightened Rabbit / Sons + Daughters

CQAF Festival Marquee
8th May 2009

Jeffrey Lewis And The Junkyard + Peter Broderick

The Black Box
30th Apr 2009

Earth

Auntie Annie’s
20th Apr 2009

Health

The Menagerie
18th Apr 2009

Animal Collective

The Stiff Kitten
28th Mar 2009

Oxford Collapse

Auntie Annie’s
18th Feb 2009

Crystal Antlers

The Pavilion
31st Jan 2009

Max Tundra

The Black Box
24th Jan 2009

Billy Childish + The Musicians Of The British Empire

The Black Box
24th Jan 2009

Broken Family Band

The Black Box
23rd Jan 2009

Stereolab

The Black Box
14th Dec 2008

Greg Weeks (Espers)

The Black Box
27th Nov 2008

Port O’Brien

The Black Box
28th Oct 2008

Lisa Hannigan

The Black Box
25th Sep 2008

School Of Language + The Dodos

The Black Box
8th Sep 2008