The Engine Room is GRASSROOTS MUSIC VENUE located in the underground cellar of The Old Maltings, a Grade II listed building near the historic Fish Quay area on the banks of the river Tyne at North Shields. Previously part of an old malting house and with subsequent uses as fish processing and as part of a grinding works, this new venture as a small, quirky, fully licensed Grassroots Music [and arts] Venue.

Q: How many people does it hold? – A: = 60

Q: When does it open? – A: It was due to open in spring 2020, but the official opening has been delayed due to Covid19

Q: What about Accessibility? – A: Go HERE for info

Q: What sort of things can we see there? – A: Live music, bands. Comedy. Spoken Word. Talks & discussions. All sorts really. For more info check our Listings page by Clicking HERE