The Victoria

The Victoria
88 Victoria Road, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 3BD
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Live music pub with regular punk gigs, tribute acts and indie rock, plus club nights and occasional film screenings.

Less than a mile from Swindon station. Bus routes 1, 9, 10, 12, 22 and 49 all stop near The Victoria as well as night bus services N1, N2 and N3.

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Black Charade & Fell Out Boy

Get set for the ultimate emo and pop punk night with The Black Charade (My Chemical Romance tribute) and Fell Out Boy (Fall Out Boy tribute), playing all the hits and fan favourites.

Fri 12 Jul

£20.40 / 01793 535713

Bowie Experience

Tribute to the late, great David Bowie. Featuring songs including 'Space Oddity', 'Starman', 'Fashion', 'Life on Mars', 'China Girl', 'Rebel Rebel', 'Golden Years' and 'Modern Love'.

Sat 18 May

£11 / 01793 535713

The Britpop Band

An authentic tribute show to the now classic hits of the 90s by Oasis, Blur, Pulp, Supergrass & more.

Sat 7 Sep

£11 / 01793 535713

The Chords Uk + Eddie And The Hot Rods

In 1978 The Chords emerged as one of a handful of successful Mod revival bands in the UK, they had several hits before breaking up in 1981. In 2013 original The Chords guitarist / songwriter Chris Pope formed Chords UK along with drummer Kenny Cooper, guitarist Sandy Mitchie and bassist Mic Stoner they set out to perform…

Sun 10 Nov

£20.40 / 01793 535713


Conflict is an English anarcho-punk band originally based in Eltham in South London. [1] Formed in 1981, the band's original line up consisted of: Colin Jerwood (vocals), Francisco & Paco; Carreno (drums), John (bass guitar), Steve (guitars), Pauline (vocals), Paul a.k.a Nihilistic Nobody; (visuals). [1] Their first…

Fri 21 Jun

£13.20 / 01793 535713

Diversify 2024

Mid Life Krisis are back with a bang and we are ready and eager to kick off Swindons Multi Genre year the only way we know. And that's with a solid line up that we have carefully picked to make sure everyone in the dance gets a full on face full of banging music across the board….

Sat 2 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01793 535713

Enjoy The Silence

Enjoy The Silence UK bring to life the incredible live experience of classic era Depeche Mode with a set which includes many of their iconic hits such as Personal Jesus, People Are People, "Just Cant Get Enough, New Life and many more.

Sat 16 Mar

£11 / 01793 535713

Evanescence Of Fire

Evanescence Of Fire is the UK's leading Evanescence Tribute, the closest experience to Evanescence live! Bringing Evanescence to life with fire to The Victoria for an unmissable night! Expect great energy, powerful sound, headbanging, jumping and singing together, but also heart-melting moments with Evanescence…

Fri 25 Oct

£11 / 01793 535713

Faux Fighters

The UK's biggest and best Foo Fighters tribute return to The Vic with all of the Foos' best tunes. Frontman Jamie Deighton looks and sounds so much like Dave Grohl that after a drink or two, you'll swear you've just seen the real thing!

Sat 11 May

£11 / 01793 535713

Ghost Uk: The Authentic Tribute To Ghost

GHOST UK The Authentic tribute to the band Ghost PHANTOM DROID Phantom Droid are a heavy psychedelic sludge/doom band. fuzzed out riffs & hypnotic drums melt minds

Sat 9 Mar

£11 / 01793 535713

Gypsy Pistoleros + Adam And The Hell Cats

GYPSY PISTOLEROS - Greatest renegade Punk Glam Rock band ever! Gypsy Pistoleros may be best described as being the ideal house band for the fictitious Titty Twister bar of Rodriguez's From Dusk Til Dawn. Between the nods to Morricone's tense, tumbleweed atmospheres and the Gypsy Kings manic Mediterranean energy, a New…

Fri 18 Oct

£11 / 01793 535713

Hex A.d. Feat. Rowan Robertson Of Dio

The English/ Norwegian super group Hex A.D. brings their epic new show to the UK for a string of dates in November and December of 2024. With members from Dio, Jon Lord's band, Paul DiAnno, Blaze Bayley, Ripper Owens's solo band and Bernie Marsden among others, it is safe to say that this band is a force of hard rock…

Sun 1 Dec

£13.20 / 01793 535713

Hung Like Hanratty

HUNG LIKE HANRATTY are the most talked about band on the circuit. They sing about every day life what people get angry at, but say nothing. Like picking dog mess up. People riding mobility scooters when there is nothing wrong with them. Etc. They were voted as the best live band in 2016 by punk planet. There album…

Fri 27 Sep

£11 / 01793 535713

Ion Maiden

Fri 17 May

£11 / 01793 535713

Jordan Red + Black Lakes + Fluff

As featured on BBC Radio 1, Kerrang! Radio, Loudwire, Planet Rock, The Noise & RAMzine, Jordan Red fuse the melodic elements of 21st-century rock and alternative metal with the aggressive high energy pulse of modern punk.

Fri 10 May

£8.80 / 01793 535713

Kavus Torabi Solo Show

// Kavus Torabi // Kavus Torabi's songs dwell on mortality, love and loss. He uses disquieting themes as a way of establishing a context fortranscendent bliss. Over the last two decades, as one of Britain's most inventive songwriters over numerous bands and projects (including Knifeworld, The Utopia Strong, Gong, Guapo…

Sun 16 Jun

£7.70 / 01793 535713


Formed in 2021, they're already selling out large venues throughout the UK and appeared at numerous UK music festivals. KERRANG'D! cover all your favourite Rock, Emo, Alternative and Metal classics from the 90's & early 00's with a VERY lively stage show!

Fri 28 Jun

£6.60 / 01793 535713

Los Fastidious

Powerful melodic streetska&punk which mixes classical 80's British Punk-Oi from Italy.

Wed 6 Nov

£13.20 / 01793 535713


Mickelson offers fervently emotive vocals and melodic precision that reminds the ears of Steve Earle and Todd Snider. - GLIDE MAGAZINE Scott Mickelson is an artist/producer from San Francisco. His debut release Flickering was on the Grammy ballot for Best Folk Album and Best Roots Music Performance. His follow up…

Thu 25 Apr

£8.80 / 01793 535713


Moretallica are the most exciting Metallica tribute in the UK, giving the most authentic performance! TICKETS £10 adv 8:30pm

Sat 16 Nov

£11 / 01793 535713

Motley Crude

No.1 for that 80's Crue experience Voted the worlds number 1 tribute to Mötley Crüe. Est 2015

Sat 6 Apr

£11 / 01793 535713


Tribute to rock god Lemmy and Motorhead.

Fri 12 Apr

£11 / 01793 535713

Moving Pictures

A Rush tribute at the top of their game. 50 gigs in 2023 incl. Lakeside Park for Neil Peart's family.

Fri 22 Mar

£15.40 / 01793 535713

Oasish & Stereotonics

OASISH The UK's OFFICIAL No.1 Oasis tribute band. STEREOTONICS The UKs finest Stereophonics tribute band yeah they sound just like we did years ago! Kelly Jones

Fri 14 Jun

£11 / 01793 535713

Painted Bird

Painted Bird re 4 musicians dedicated to the recreation of the music of Siouxsie and the Banshees.

Fri 23 Aug

£11 / 01793 535713

Paul Di'anno

original singer on the first 2 iron maiden albums plays a maiden set.

Mon 26 Aug

£24.80 / 01793 535713

Peter And The Test Tube Babies

Original UK PUNK legends

Fri 6 Sep

£13.20 / 01793 535713

Pink Mac

The UKs first Pink Floyd and Fleetwood Mac tribute. Combining two of the most recognisable bands

Sat 4 May

£8.80 / 01793 535713

Preacher Son + Sons Of Liberty

Preacher Stone and Sons of Liberty are excited to announce a limited run of co-headline shows in the UK in July. This pairing re-unites after a blistering run last year, this time with new music from the band's 2024 releases as well as all the hits for 2 headline sets on 'The Devil Makes Work' run 2024 Preacher Stone are…

Thu 18 Jul

£13.20 / 01793 535713


Rammlied – the UK’s number one Rammstein tribute act – have developed and refined their incredible live show with over ten years of touring across UK and Europe. Incorporating the bold electro-metal sound, unique industrial look and the unrivalled stage production of the original “Neue Deutsche Härte” band, Rammlied are…

Sat 20 Jul

£11 / 01793 535713

The Ramonas

The Ramonas - 2023 The Ramonas are the very best in tribute acts to the iconic New York forerunners of punk; The Ramones. The band began in 2004 and has since evolved into the ultimate re-creation of the 1976 spirit of the definite garage rock band. Known for high energy performances that thrill the audiences with all the…

Fri 26 Apr

£11 / 01793 535713

Retro Electro

Retro Electro are an established 5 piece synth-pop tribute to the 80s recreating the music of an iconic decade.

Fri 31 May

£11 / 01793 535713

The Rolling Clones

HE ROLLING CLONES THE ULTIMATE ROLLING CLONES TRIBUTE SHOW Keith Richards cannot be killed by conventional weapons Del Preston, Wayne's World 2 We're choosing to believe this is true. How else could you explain the fact that, despite almost 60 years of death, drugs and falling out of coconut trees, the greatest show on…

Sat 25 Jan 2025

£13.20 / 01793 535713

Sack Sabbath

Fri 4 Oct

£11 / 01793 535713

Screaming Dead // Picture Frame Seduction // Monkfish

SCREAMING DEAD Screaming Dead are a punk rock band from Cheltenham formed in 1980, who have often been characterized as "horror punk". They released several singles and EPs with indie chart success, before splitting up in 1985. They reformed in 1997, disbanded again in 1999, and reformed with three original members in…

Sun 25 Aug

£11 / 01793 535713

The Scribes

The Scribes are a multi-award-winning hip hop three-piece whose unique blend of beatboxing, off the cuff freestyling and genre-spanning music has created a live show quite unlike any other on the scene today, with appeal ranging far beyond traditional hip hop fare.

Fri 22 Mar

£8.80 / 01793 535713

Sat 27 Apr

£8.80 / 01793 535713

Shades Of Seattle vs Nu-call

90's vs 00's (Grunge vs Nu-Metal) Tribute night SHADES OF SEATTLE Shades of Seattle play tribute to the music of, linked to and inspired by the Seattle "Grunge" scene NU-CALL NU CALL - Nu-Metal Tribute Band, playing all of your favourite Nu-Metal anthems from the early 00s!

Sun 5 May

£6.60 / 01793 535713


The world's ONLY all-female tribute band to legendary 1970's glam rock band, Slade.

Fri 13 Dec

£11 / 01793 535713

Stop Stop!

StOp sToP! A band proving themselves to be a compelling force in todays Rock Scene. Blending their own unique style, already preparing their 6th album. This trio cant be knocked for their passion and dedication. Hailing from Spain, and now residing in the UK, these Three Amigo's whip up an enthralling frenzy on any stage…

Sat 17 Aug

£5.50 / 01793 535713


Since 1980 Subhumans have been delivering their anarcho-punk energy round the planet, with a series of highly regarded albums and over 1200 gigs. Working as DIY as possible, their unique style of punk and socially conscious songs has remained as relevant and energised as 40 years ago. £12 adv.

Thu 4 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01793 535713


Tool Shed - A Tribute to Tool Formed 2018 in the North West | Touring the UK in the Autumn of 2023

Fri 11 Oct

£11 / 01793 535713

The Total Stone Roses & Oaysis Live

The UK’s best Stone Roses Tribute return to the stage after a brief 16 month, covid-induced hiatus. If you love I Am The Resurrection, Made Of Stone, Fools Gold, Waterfall, She Bangs The Drums and many more then do not miss this exclusive opportunity to hear your favourite Stone Roses anthems performed live by the UK’s…

Fri 29 Mar

£19.60–£22.40 / 01793 535713

The Total Stone Roses

Stone Roses tribute act featuring graduates of the Leeds College of Music.

Sat 8 Feb 2025

£19.60–£22.40 / 03333 44 1508

A Tribute To The Human League : Love Distraction - Formerly Dare

A Tribute to The Human League: Love Distraction - formerly Dare

Sat 21 Sep

£11 / 01793 535713

Vicfest 2024 - Day 1 (indie-rock)

CHASING DOLLS Chasing Dolls an alternative punk rock band from the Gloucestershire area.

Thu 28 Mar

£5.50 / 01793 535713

Vicfest 2024 - Day 2 (modern Alt-rock)

RITUAL DIVIDE Alternative rock band from Swindon Progressive-Grunge / Neo-goth / melodic rock.

Fri 29 Mar

£5.50 / 01793 535713

Vicfest 2024 - Day 4

KID KLUMSY kid klumsy,are a noisy fun machine that bringtheir unique brand of pop punk ska metal to the masses VISCERAL NOISE DEPARTMENT Sarcastic Rock Debut album, "Distant Banging": MAD BADGERS A 3 piece Punk Ska band from the…

Sun 31 Mar

£5.50 / 01793 535713

Wrong Jovi

Wrong Jovi are widely considered to be the best Bon Jovi tribute band in the world! So much so, that even the former Bon Jovi guitarist, Richie Sambora, has personally thanked the band for their hard work and unforgettable performances. In their 7 years of touring, the band have performed across the world and featured on…

Sat 20 Apr

£11 / 01793 535713

Xslf (original Guitarist Henry Cluney)

Xslf started in 2013 when I met Jim again after years of not seeing him. I had been doing solo shows for a few years prior and Jim put the idea forward to form a band. We only wanted to play music we were actually involved in and that meant the first three albums. Anything else would have made us a very strange tribute…

Sat 24 Aug

£11 / 01793 535713

Zz Toppd

Fri 3 May

£11 / 01793 535713