About & FAQ

Record shop by day. Live music venue by night. Raleigh's home for all things music featuring national and locally touring bands and an extensive vinyl record selection.

We love great music, great people, and great drinks at The Pour House Music Hall & Record Shop. We have been Raleigh’s home for live music since 1997 and are focused on bringing you an eclectic mixture of the best local and nationally touring bands. Our 30 drafts rotate monthly and feature an extensive selection of the best beer North Carolina has to offer.

In November 2019, The Pour House converted the second level of the venue into a record shop that features both new and used vinyl. The record shop is open 11am-7pm daily and during select concert performances. The record shop also features a full bar with 5 draft beers, free live performances, album release parties, listening parties, record signings and more!

+ What are your age restrictions?

All concerts are 21+ unless otherwise noted on the event page. People under the age of 21 can attend any performance when accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. A $5 surcharge will be charged at the door for any guests under the age of 21.

The record shop is open to all ages from 11am-7pm.

+ What time are you open until?

Record Shop Hours: 11am-7pm Daily

Concert Hours: The timing of every concert is a little bit different. On each concert event page, we list the time doors open and the time the show starts. In general, concerts end between 11pm-1am depending on the night of the week and how many bands are performing.

+ What order are the bands performing?

The first band listed on the event page is the headliner, who performs last. Any bands listed after the headliner are opening acts. The last band listed on an evening’s lineup will be the first band to take the stage. Typically opening bands perform between 30-60 minutes each.

+ Do you have a full bar?

Yes! We have 30 draft beers with a huge selection from North Carolina, full liquor selection and wine.

+ Is there reserved seating?

The Pour House is a general admission music venue. We have limited seating available on a first come first serve basis. If you’re looking for to snag a seat for the entire night, we recommend arriving when doors open. The balcony offers comfortable seating with great stage views.

+ Want to buy tickets over the phone?

Give us a ring at (919) 821-1120. Please leave a message if we don’t pick up.

+ Do you buy used records?

Yes! If you are looking to sell your records, bring them on down to the shop between 11am and 7pm and we will give you an offer.

+ Looking to book your band?

Read the booking page first.

+ Want to rent the venue?

You can rent the venue for any occassion. Contact adam@the-pour-house.com for more information and availability.

+ Trying to find us?

224 S Blount St. Raleigh, NC 27601

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