Chaplin’s Cellar Bar is a unique music venue in that we guarantee original live music 7 days a week.



With broad ranging live acts from Rock & Pop to Psychedelia and Experimental Electronic Music, we have the best selection of live music in the Bournemouth area. Have a look at our Listings Page for upcoming music.


Our regular nights; SOLID AIR, RUBBER SOUL, OPEN MIC NIGHT & FORBIDDEN PLANET showcase some of the best local musical talent as well as fantastic artists from far flung corners of the planet. You can often find good quality Jazz on a Sunday evening.

Monthly Listings

Plan your months ahead in music with all the up and coming listings, with links to the artists music to get your juices flowing.

Galleries & Videos

Get a feel for what makes Chaplin's Cellar Bar one of the best live music & entertainment venues on the south coast!