Seasonal Antidote

13/12/2012 - Our annual verbal 'middle finger' to the sickly sweet commercialisation of Christmas. Come meet some of our funniest musical friends for a night like no other. More >>



06/12/2012 - SoapBox's last big shindig of the year, a proper good old fashioned kness up so dancing shoes at the ready. More >>


Scroobius Pip

01/12/2012 - At Latitude 2012 Scroobius Pip headlined the spoken word tent on a Saturday night to a crowd of, to his surprise, over 4000 festival goers. More >>


The Anti Poet

15/11/2012 - SoapBox presents... WORDS & VERSES A brand new night of the most exciting spoken word on the UK scene. More >>



08/11/2012 - SoapBox comes back for its third installment of original bands, songwriters, musicians and fun makers from the East at University Campus Suffolk's own student bar, Kai, on the waterfront. More >>


Folk Off

18/10/2012 - FOLK OFF A night of upbeat folk, bluegrass and acoustic music from the regions finest musicians, songwriters and artists. More >>


Open Mic

04/10/2012 - Musicians, wordsmiths, comedians, poets, beat boxers, MC's, all welcome. 15 minutes each maximum (less is fine too). More >>


Dan Le Sac

04/10/2012 - Hot on the heels of his critically acclaimed solo debut, dan le sac will release new single Long Night Of Life on October 22nd as he heads out on his first ‘dan le sac & friends’ tour on October 1st. More >>


Freshers at UCS

25/09/2012 - A night of pure ear sex from... REVEREND & THE MAKERS (DJ set) also featuring four of the most exciting and fun, live bands in the region. More >>


Folk East SoapBox Stage

26/08/2012 - SUNDAY Norwich Ukulele Society The Pancakes Triette Girl In A Thunderbolt Jonathon Marriot Eleanour Lou & Seymour Quigley James Severy dead press presents. More >>


Folk East SoapBox Stage

25/08/2012 - SATURDAY 99echoes Ruby Nectar & The Purple Rats Jason Halls Adam Moss Lewis Mokler Jess Bartlet Robert Castellani dead press presents. More >>


Folk East SoapBox Stage

24/08/2012 - SoapBox's very first festival stage at the lovely Folk East in Somerleyton. 3 days of our favourite musicians, poets and comedians from the past 6 years of SoapBox. More >>


Orla Gartland

09/07/2012 - Orla Gartland is a 17 year old singer/songwriter from Dublin, Ireland. Having gathered a huge army of online supporters for her quirky and highly infectious Folk/Pop music, she is now building towards the release of her new single 'Devil on my Shoulder'. More >>


Girl In A Thunderbolt

06/07/2012 - Another month... and a double header of Furry in association with SoapBox at the weekend! And its part of the brilliant Switch Fringe. More >>


Mark Grist 'Rogue Teacher'

02/07/2012 - Earlier this year, millions watched ex-English teacher Mark Grist defeat a teenage grime artist in a rap battle for Don't Flop. More >>


Chris T-T

29/06/2012 - Over the past decade, writer and musician Chris T-T has been one of the most consistently acclaimed artists in British underground music. More >>



18/05/2012 - Music comes from three amazing female folk/blues/indie singer songwriters who bring their gorgeous voices and heart stopping songs to the May edition. More >>


John Peel Centre

17/05/2012 - STICKS & STONES :: Makes their début visit to the incredible John Peel Centre for Creative Arts in Stowmarket, with a whole crew of the best musicians, poets and comedians who call East Anglia their home. More >>


Scroobius Pip NORWICH

16/05/2012 - STICKS & STONES A unique event that takes the very best musicians, poets and comedians from the region, on tour, to the most beautiful venues in the East. More >>



27/04/2012 - Its my 30th bday so Im occupying the brilliant music pub that is The Grinning Rat. For one night only it will be transformed into a PSYCHEDELIC GYPSY BOUDOIR, think red velvet, sexy bunting, lights, art and pretty things. More >>


A Radical SoapBox

24/03/2012 - SoapBox & Radical Lounge presents... 16+ A very special collaboration, joining forces to bring you an absolutely incredible night of live music, poetry and spoken word from the finest artists in the East. More >>


Sticks & Stones

25/02/2012 - The SoapBox tour network, featuring the very best musicians, poets and comedians from East Anglia on a unique regional tour. More >>


Sticks & Stones

24/02/2012 - The SoapBox tour network, featuring the very best musicians, poets and comedians from East Anglia on a unique regional tour. More >>


Sticks & Stones

23/02/2012 - The SoapBox tour network, featuring the very best musicians, poets and comedians from East Anglia on a unique regional tour. More >>


Sticks & Stones

22/02/2012 - The SoapBox tour network, featuring the very best musicians, poets and comedians from East Anglia on a unique regional tour. More >>



19/02/2012 - An awesome gig from the regions finest original bands in the rather marvellous surroundings of Ipswich Town Hall, in the Council Chambers, as part of Ipswich Borough Council's Access All Areas open weekend of arts & culture. More >>


Open Mic

17/02/2012 - To celebrate the Access All Areas weekend of arts and culture we will be holding and open mic afternoon in the Grand Hall, ooooer missus! Its completely free entry and is part of an awesome (and huge) programme of events showcasing the regions marvellous cultural organisations. More >>



26/01/2012 - Top notch indie outfit and downright incredible band The Kabeedies are touring their brand new album which comes out in January and they are heading to the Suffolk badlands. More >>



20/01/2012 - KILLAMONJAMBO + Lemon Party + Polar Collective FUNK :: SKA :: ROCK :: SKANK :: DANCE :: FUN KILLAMONJAMBO Lock up your daughters! Killamonjambo is an exciting energetic fresh band from the East Anglian music scene, with an extremely unique sound. More >>


Solko + De'Vide + Rayon

13/01/2012 - An AWESOME upbeat night of :: FUNK :: JAZZ :: RNB :: ACOUSTIC :: SOUL :: REGGAE :: DUB :: ROCK from Suffolk's finest. More >>



05/01/2012 - Poetry, prose, rap, covers, originals, all welcome! Come take the microphone for the first time and read your favourite poems, or share with us your own written ramblings and literary linguistics. More >>


Acoustic Gorgeousness

04/01/2012 - Three brilliant acoustic artists playing by candlelight in PJ's Bar, seated show, free cake, 18+ More >>