Volume Control returns with very special bursary…

Volume Control is back, and will honour the memory of young music fan with a new bursary.

The Oh Yeah Music Centre in Belfast has announced the return of its award-winning Volume Control with a very special partnership, and brand new opportunity for young people involved in local music.READ MORE

Oh Yeah ‘Highly Commended’ at Arts & Business Awards

Oh Yeah was delighted to pick up a highly commended at last weeks Arts & Business Awards for our new partnership with Blue Moon and the sponsorship of Sound of Belfast Festival incorporating the NI Music Prize in 2016.

The awards recognise the strong creative connections between the world of arts and business. Showcasing the strength and success of commerce and culture when merged, creating something amazing together. The businesses that were shortlisted ranged from the likes of accounting and transport to retail and insurance. Arts entrants covered a diverse variety of art forms ranging from theatre and festival to literature and visual art.READ MORE

Music Potential Mentors Announced

The Oh Yeah Music Centre in Belfast has brought together some leading names in music to facilitate and deliver the upcoming Capital XTRA ‘Music Potential’ programme.

Guest mentors include Ivor Novello winner and Grammy nominated artist, writer, composer and producer Iain Archer (James Bay, Snow Patrol, Jake Bugg, Liam Gallagher), and world class voice and R&B/Jazz artist Leah McFall (The Voice UK, Will.I.Am. MNEK, Ghetts, Ester Dean, Leona Lewis, Arrow Bengamin).

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Output Festival: Daytime Schedule 2018

Output, Ireland’s largest one-day music conference and showcasing event, returns to Belfast on Thursday 8 February 2018.

Organised by Belfast City Council in partnership with Invest Northern Ireland’s Music Business Support Programme, the conference will include panel discussions, music sessions, workshops and speed networking events as well as keynote speeches from award-winning musicians and managers of globally recognised talent.

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Capital XTRA Bootcamps

Are you aged 18-25?

Interested in a career in music production or song writing and performance? Perhaps you’re a budding radio broadcaster/producer, or you’d like to learn more about getting into live events or music industry jobs?

If so, then Music Potential is for you!

Oh Yeah has teamed up with Capital XTRA to deliver Music Potential.

The first bootcamp taster day is Tuesday 30th Jan. Following bootcamp 60 lucky participants will go on to take part in our all expenses paid 10 day MPX course in one of the disciplines mentioned above. All lunches and travel will be covered, you will gain a qualification and will be in with a chance of either performing at, or taking part in, a special showcase at KoKo in London on 31st May 2018.

Places still available.

Register here and we will get in touch – do not miss out on this amazing opportunity.

Registration Form 

Snow Yeah! Christmas Party


Our last gig of 2017 and a celebration of the festive season with some of our favourite artists playing intimate acoustic sets in the Oh Yeah Cafe area. Think cosy Christmas jumpers, mince pies, mulled wine, fairy lights and comfy seats, with original music, Christmas songs and some favourites for you to sing along with.
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Sound of Belfast

Sound of Belfast 2017 – what a week that was – relive it and see it here.

A mighty round up video of the ten days of live music gigs, showcases, industry panels, talks, discussion and workshops, as well as family, youth and community events.

That was the Sound of Belfast.