What’s On

Discover the original and unique at Metronome in Nottingham. Find out what’s on here featuring music, live gigs, spoken word, comedy and more.

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Skinny Pelembe

Skinny Pelembe has been tipped by The Observer and featured on BBC 6 Music’s A list. Debut album 'Dreaming is Dead' released on Gilles Peterson's Brownswood label is unwaveringly cool afro psychedelic soul music.

Snapped Ankles

Welcome to the curious world of Snapped Ankles. Their idiosyncratic art rock sound is marking them out as the exciting new band which is transforming modern British music. DHP presents

Just the Tonic Comedy Club

Join us for our brand new exciting residency with Just the Tonic Comedy Club. Performing: Steve Harris, Jacob Hawley, Rob Rouse and Pete Otway. 

BBC Introducing

BBC Introducing returns at Metronome to give you access to the best live and local music, for free. The show will be recorded for radio broadcast.  More details soon.  Discover the best new act here.


Flamingods fuse Western psychedelia, jazz and indie with music from the East. Championed by the Guardian and BBC 6 Music, the band create a potent sound of ‘Exotic Psychedelia’.


HÆLOS trip hop/electronic music has been been played on the radio worldwide from LA to Australia. Not only did the  hit #1 on Hype Machine but they've also received strong support from Zane Lowe and Annie Mac. DHP presents 

Dustbowl Revival

Dustbowl Revival are an eight-piece Americana Soul band from Venice, CA Known for their joyous live shows. Expect a modern soul sound with their mixture of New Orleans sounds, a little blues, and roots-rock. DHP presents

Children of Zeus

Soulful beats and lyrics from one of the UK’s most loved hip hop groups project featuring Konny Kon & Tyler Daley. OnPoint presents


Join us for our brand new exciting residency with Just the Tonic Comedy Club. Performing: Reginald D Hunter, Anth Young, Scott Bennett, Dave Longley 

Rhymes Against Humanity

Rhymes Against Humanity is the Midlands’ highly acclaimed improvised musical. No scripts, no pre-prepared tunes. Just a non-stop joyride of musical hilarity that’s all being created in the moment.

The Delines

Cosmic Americana presents The Delines. Country meets soul and makes a new sweet golden sound, receiving support from Uncut and Q magazine ★★★★ Q ★★★★Uncut

Led Bib

Led Bib are known for their boundary stretching rock and jazz, that garnered them a Mercury Prize nomination and a fistful of prestigious awards. Jazz Steps presents

Celestial – Paul K Joyce

Ivor Novello award-winning composer premieres his moving and powerful new work: CELESTIAL – songs and words inspired by the poems of Johnnie Douglas-Pennant. Featuring the voice of Michael Sheen.

[SOLD OUT] The Comet is Coming

Mercury prize nominated The Comet is Coming bring their incredible live show to Metronome. Featuring Shabaka Hutchings on Sax, the vibrant act have been championed by BBC 6 Music, Pitchfork and the Guardian.


With a rich Americana soul sound, Georgie has supported the likes of Jake Bugg and Blossoms resulting in songwriters all over the world wanting to work with her including the legendary Matthew E White who recorded her debut single. DHP

Tom Robinson Band- 70th Birthday tour

The veteran BBC 6 Music broadcaster and songwriter will mark 70 years on the planet by embarking on a month-long tour with his live band, playing highlights from his own 45 year career in music.