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Music @ ACW

Arts Centre Washington has a thriving live music programme:

Saturday night's we play host to the award winning Davy Lamp Folk Club,

The last Friday of each month sees the some of the regions most exciting new bands take to the stage at Hothouse

Add to this our Recording Studio, Rehearsal Rooms, and participatory activities such as Beat It (drum circle for 8 - 12 year olds) summer schools and our community choir all help make Arts Centre Washington a hub for musicians in the region.

What's On:

Blue Diamond - News Years Eve Party

31 December 2014

The Courtyard Bar welcome back Blue Diamond for their New Year’s Eve Party after the success of last years event!
Blue Diamond play a mix and wide range of predominantly 70’s based rock music – with powerful three part harmonies - acoustic & electric interpretations of rock classics, including Steely Dan, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, Wishbone Ash, Neil Young, Jethro Tull, Pink Floyd.

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The Davy Lamp Folk Club present...

The Mighty Doonans

10 January 2015

Here we go again!
The start of another year with our mates from Jarrow (and beyond)
– who else?
No need to book, just pay on the door.  Come early to avoid disappointment

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Arts Centre Washington in association with The Bunker Sunderland present...

Zeerox plus support

27 March 2015

Zeerox are four men that write, rehearse and record their music in a converted derelict rocking horse factory in Durham. Formed in late 2011, the band developed a raw valve driven melodic noise that has garnered critical acclaim from music journalists such as BAFTA award winner Tony Palmer. 

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