The Trades Club is a socialist members club and music venue in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire.
Built in 1923 as a joint enterprise by half a dozen local trade unions & brought back to life in 1982.
‘Venues like the Trades Club make for one of the greatest small scenes we’ve got’ NME
‘The hippest venue in the North’ The Guardian
The best small venue in the UK’ Q Magazine
Mary Gauthier | St Etienne | The Orielles | Martin Carthy | John Bramwell [I Am Kloot] | Luke Haines | InHeaven | She Drew The Gun | Wolf People | System 7 | NOTS | Mark Eitzel | Eat Static | Roddy Woomble and more..
Recent guests include
Patti Smith | Mark Lanegan | Teenage Fanclub | Laura Marling | Ezra Furman | Loudon Wainwright III | The Fall | Slaves | Edwyn Collins | Killing Joke | The Unthanks | Richard Hawley | Marc Almond | Frank Turner | I Am Kloot | Blossoms | Thurston Moore | The Go! Team | Beth Orton | Tess Parks & Anton Newcombe | Lee Scratch Perry | Fat White Family | Donovan | Moonlandingz | Mick Head | Martha Wainwright | British Sea Power | Julian Cope | CocoRosie | Buzzcocks | Sleaford Mods | Joan As Police Woman | Ian McCulloch | Badly Drawn Boy | Temples | Heaven 17 | Public Service Broadcasting | Cabbage | Blanck Mass | George Ezra | Teleman | Peter Hook & The Light | Ron Sexsmith | Cherry Ghost | The Wedding Present | Robyn Hitchcock | Palma Violets | Rae Morris | Peter Perrett | The Magic Numbers | Laetitia Sadier | Jane Weaver | Kristin Hersh | Wolfgang Flür [Kraftwerk] | Reverend & The Makers | Nic Jones | Hookworms | Villagers | Nots | The Staves | Bill Ryder-Jones | Camera Obscura | WIRE | Teddy Thompson | Josh T Pearson | This Is The Kit | Andrew Weatherall | Terry Hall | Mr Scruff | Loop | Jim Jones Revue | Moon Duo | King Creosote | James Lavelle | Villagers | Wilko Johnson | The High Llamas | Jeffrey Lewis | The Handsome Family | Tracey Thorn | Ed Harcourt | John Bramwell | Damo Suzuki | Clinic | Jon Ronson | Cerys Matthews | The Silver Seas | Steve Tilston | Smoke Fairies | Turin Brakes | Colin Blunstone | Kevin Rowland | Amber Arcades | Glenn Tilbrook | ERC Feat Maxine Peake | Viv Albertine | TOY | Scritti Politti | The Wytches | The Pretty Things | Lloyd Cole | System 7 | The Strypes | Robyn Hitchcock | Mark Thomas | Sonic Boom |Hooton Tennis Club | Mike Watt | Andy Kershaw | Jah Wobble & Keith Levene | Don Letts | Mike Joyce | M O N E Y | Jerry Dammers | Laetitia Sadier | The Orb | Adam Buxton | Chuck Prophet | Laura Veirs | The Voyeurs | Ren Harvieu | Inspiral Carpets | Fairport Convention | Barry Adamson | BC Camplight | Richard Dawson