Upcoming events

Venue Hosted Events Live Streamed Events

August 17, 2024

Saturday August 17 2024
18:00 GMT


September 13, 2024

Friday September 13 2024
20:00 GMT

Radical Dance Faction + The Dirt + DJ

September 27, 2024

Friday September 27 2024
20:00 GMT

City Dog live

November 8, 2024

Friday November 8 2024
20:00 GMT

Dirty Laces return to BUMS

Recent News

We have been shortlisted for the Music Week Awards 2024

We have been shortlisted for the Grassroots Venue: Spirit of the Scene award 2024. "The Music Week Awards are the UK's only music awards that recognise labels, publishing, live, retail, A&R, radio, marketing and PR - all parts of this industry we love. Each year...

Exclusive BUMS merch including hoodies online now

MERCHANDISE ONLINE NOW Thanks to our wonderful friends at Custom Threads Cumbria we are excited to be able to offer these unique Tees' created using designs and writing by Kara-Leigh Wilkinson (all art found in the club). As always Custom Threads offer the highest...

Support our venue

You must be a member to attend any event @ BUMS. 2021 annual memberships available below.
By becoming a member you are helping our non profit venue to survive through very difficult times for the live music industry.

Save our Venues

The Music Venue Trust has also provided a Crowdfunder page where you can donate directly to BUMS.


Built from the ground up in 2017 following the passing of David Mancuso, and inspired by his private rent parties and DIY attitude, Barrow Underground Music Society is a private members club hosting intimate and alternative music events.

From live shows to DJ sets showcasing emerging talent and established and international artists of repute, BUMS aims to provide a range of diverse and alternative music for a like minded community to explore, enjoy and contribute to.

Bums.live provides a membership gateway, booking service , and a live streaming platform for our events.

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