Saturday 23May

SONG BY TOAD: BAT BIKE, LUSH PURR & YOUNGSTRR JOEY

19.00-22.00

Trailblazing Edinburgh blog-turned label Song by Toad presents Bat Bike,  Lush Purr and Youngstrr Joey as part of the Bongo Lives! x Hidden Door Festival 2015.  Numbers Are Futile, Supermoon, Le Thug, Garden of Elks (acoustic) and Adam Stafford are all playing at the Secret Courtyard (King’s Stables Road).  Buy tickets for that (or the full HD festival ticket, which includes access to this event) here.

£5 (door) / £4 (adv) / free with HD combined ticket
Saturday 23May

MUMBO JUMBO

23:00 - 03:00

From funk and hip hop to house and electronica care of resident DJs Trendy Wendy and Steve Austin.

£3 b4 midnight, £7 after (£5 conc)
Sunday 24May

ALTERNATIVE ORCHESTRA AFTER-PARTY

22.00-02.00

Tinderbox’s Sunday night live fiesta comes to the Bongo for some late night action featuring live sets from Victorian Trout Conspiracy (below) and The Black Diamond Express (above), followed by DJ Nikki Kent and dancing till late, as part of our Bongo Lives! x Hidden Door 2015 Festival.

£7 (door) / £5 (adv) / Free with HD combined ticket
Monday 25May

DECAGRAM: MIRACLE STRIP & BLACK LANTERN MUSIC: LOKI + MORE

19.00 - 22.00 / 23.00-03.00

DECAGRAM is… from DECAGRAM on Vimeo.

Decagram presents Miracle Strip and Black Lantern Music presents Loki + more as part of the Bongo Lives! x Hidden Door Festival 2015.  An epic 8-hour audio-visual culture clash for the urgent attention of all Holidaying Bankers in The Disunited Queendom, Earth.  Presented by central belt pioneers DECAGRAM and BLACK LANTERN MUSIC.

£5 (door) / £4 (adv) / free with HD combined ticket
Tuesday 26May

I LOVE HIP HOP – every Tuesday

23:00 - 03:00

It’s at The Bongo Club every Tuesday – for those who want to celebrate the hip hop classics, but just as importantly the brand new! Tracks ranging from Big Daddy Kane, Odd Future, Slick Rick, Wiz Khalifa, Biggy, Wu Tang, Cool Kids, Lil Wayne, Mack Maine, Outkast, Biz Markie, J Dilla, Rick Ross, Styles P, The Dream, Kool G Rap, Kanye, Gangstarr, Clipse, Evidence, Big L, Strong Arm Steady…. Live performances, guest DJs & more

£3 (£2 guest-list: see Facebook)
Tuesday 26May

ARTCORE LIVE (WITH VERDEN STUDIOS)

19.00-22.00

Edinburgh’s freshest young bands take to the stage for #artcore LIVE, a night of exciting unsigned acts from Verden Studios‘ DEMO project.

See performers from North Edinburgh Arts, WHALE Arts Agency and Verden Studios take to the stage at The Bongo Club as part of the Bongo Lives! festival.

£3 (on the door)
Wednesday 27May

CREATIVE ELECTRIC

19:00 - 21:00

Drama & theatre workshops for ages 16+, £5 with bursaries available: Creative Electric create contemporary performance based on real experiences. Often our work is interactive, sometimes its personal, at times its one to one. Our work has been performed in both Scotland and Sweden, in theatres, studios, art galleries, nightclubs, on trains, in fields, city centre squares and on rooftops.

£5 with bursaries available

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Bongo Lives! x Hidden Door Festival, Fri 22nd - Sat 30th May

Bongo Lives! x Hidden Door Festival, Fri 22nd - Sat 30th May
So, the full extent of this year’s Hidden Door festival line-up has now been announced. We’ll be officially hosting the third stage here at The Bongo Club, with live gigs happening here every night...

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