What’s On at The John Peel Centre

emerge (new bands night) @ John Peel Centre
After asking for submissions from local, new, up-and-coming bands and artists, we now have our line-up! Pet Needs, Kulk, The Torsion Field, and Rosie Hiskey will all be performing at the first ever “emerge” night[...]
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm
The Vinyl Lounge @ John Peel Centre
A fabulous night of sharing your vinyl. Vinyl: “Because life has background noise” – John Peel Dust off your singles, 12″, and LPs and bring them to the John Peel Centre to share with friends[...]
Apr 29 @ 7:15 pm
The Caverners @ John Peel Centre
Stowmarket & District Lions proudly present a great foot tapping sing along evening which Lions, family, and friends will all enjoy. Harry and Alan: The Caverners – 60’s duo band Set includes a tribute to[...]
Charity Wedding, Prom, & Celebration Event @ John Peel Centre
Join Emaline Weddings for this special event. There will be stalls featuring wedding, prom, and formal dresses, hair and beauty, hen and craft party ideas, and more to give inspiration for your celebration. The ticket[...]
Mad Dog Mcrea + Park and Ride @ John Peel Centre
Mad Dog Mcrea, from Plymouth, blend a unique mixture of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz, bluegrass and ‘shake your ass’ music. From self-penned songs of adventure, drinking, love and life, to traditional songs of gypsies,[...]
Desert Mountain Tribe + Pet Needs + Tropic of Xhao @ John Peel Centre
Establishing themselves in the current psych-rock scene in 2014 with the release of their debut ‘DMT EP’, the London-based trio Desert Mountain Tribe have subsequently proved themselves a formidable live presence after sharing stages with[...]
Mark Thomas: A Show that Gambles on the Future @ John Peel Centre for Creative Arts
MARK THOMAS: A Show that Gambles on the Future (Work in Progress) Few predicted the events of 2016. And even fewer seem to know where we are going. Mark Thomas sets out to discover what[...]
Sharkmuffin + Off The Wall + Tundra @ John Peel Centre
Sharkmuffin is Tarra Thiessen, Natalie Kirch, a duo of Brooklynite sirens bred from the waves of the Jersey shore. Influenced by everyone from Nirvana to The Ronettes, Sharkmuffin adds a unique jagged edge onto ‘60s[...]
May 19 @ 7:00 pm
Nostaglia 2017 @ John Peel Centre
Bands performing will include (in no particular order): Subwoofer The Orangutans Intervention   Suffolk One Year 13 music gig – This event is in aid of Autism Anglia. Doors 7pm Tickets £3 in advance |[...]
May 20 @ 7:00 pm
A Gig For Guy @ John Peel Centre
The Makeshifts with 3 Cornered Wheel and guests Soundtrack including Operation Rock and Oblivion (A Blast From The Past) Profits going to the John Peel Centre. Licensed Bar.
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Suffolk Poetry Festival @ John Peel Centre
4th Festival of Suffolk Poetry Gregory Warren Wilson  –  Nancy Mattson Headlining the festival will be an old friend of SPS, Gregory Warren Wilson. Gregory is a professional violinist, a dancer and a poet. He[...]
May 28 @ 5:30 pm
The Secret Garden @ John Peel Centre
Spinning Wheel Theatre present The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett Adapted and Directed by Amy Wyllie Designed by Becca Gibbs When Mary Lennox is orphaned she is bundled off to live with her uncle[...]
May 31 – Jun 3 all-day
Art Variations Exhibition @ John Peel Centre
Art Variations Exhibition of 100 works daily. A new exciting exhibition from an established Suffolk Artist! 10am to 6pm each day. Malcolm Buntrock, 77 year old retired London Advertising Art Director has created paintings in[...]
Jun 17 @ 7:30 pm
UB42 @ John Peel Centre
Viva La Revolution in assocation with the Mad March Hares present UB42 “Europe’s best tribute band to UB40” – Steve Foster, BBC Radio Suffolk Tickets available from the box office: £10 in advance.    [...]
The Collectors: Solidarity Charity Gig @ John Peel Centre
The Collectors and The Right Combination Soul Club Hosted by Solidarity Scooter Club in aid of AJ’s Legacy 60s, 70s, 80s Soul 7pm to Midnight Licensed Bar Please note that this event has not been[...]
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm
Emma @ John Peel Centre
DOT Productions returns with a sparkling new stage adaptation of the Jane Austen classic ‘Emma’. Emma Woodhouse has the world at her fingertips. Life seems pretty good – if a bit boring – and so[...]