The Empty Glass:

Live Music 7 days a Week!
Located under a three story house jacked up in the air at 410 Elizabeth Street in Charleston West Virginia's historically diverse East End. Here you will find delicious food, great conversation, friendly spirits and live original music from all over the planet!

We also serve the tastiest Thin Crust Pizza and Buffalo Wings in the Universe from open till close daily.
CALL US FOR CARRY-OUT @ 304-345-3914

Monday: Charleston WV's Longest Running Open Mic Night
First Monday Hosted By Pepper Fandango
Second Monday Hosted by A Taste of Charleston
Third Monday Hosted by Gyspy Rhythm
Fourth Monday Hosted by Groove Heavy

Come down and Jam with all of our Talented Hosts

Open Mic night is always FREE

Tuesday: NO COVER with The Spurgie Hankins Band~ Original Singer Songwriter from Charleston WV. Check out his Great Original Songs and you Might Hear a Cover or two as well
 Happy Hour Prices all night Long!

Wednesday: Is a Showcase for the Best local and Occasionally you can see a Great Touring Band on Wednesday Nights as well!  
NO COVER (Cover May vary for Special Events)

Thursday: See the best Touring and Local bands routing through Charleston
FOR FREE on Thursdays. Some of the Most Talented bands To ever Play Charleston have come through Charleston at amazing prices because we are a great routing point for Touring Bands.
NO COVER (Cover on special events may vary) 

Friday and Saturday: The Party is at the Empty Glass every weekend!!! We always have the best Best Most Ecclectic Entertainment Available starting with Free Happy Hour Jazz Every Friday Featuring Dugan Carter and Friends! After Happy Hour Ends at 9pm The Party Kicks in with the best Local and Touring acts available! Average cover on the weekends is $7 but may be more or less Depending on the Entertainment.

Sunday: On nights when there is a Mountain Stage recording we have the Post Mountain Stage Jam Hosted by the Carpenter Ants. Acts are always invited down to hang out and Jam after the Mountain Stage Recordings and alot of times they show up. In the Past we have had acts such as Cake, Joss Stone, Jacob Dylan, Jason Isbell, Govt. Mule, and many more show up and Hang out and Jam. This is where the Magic Happens! Cover on Mtn Stage Nights is $6 or $4 if you attented the Mtn Stage Recording. On nights when there isnt a Mtn Stage Recording there will be other Events scheduled.

Whats Happening


Wednesday October 7th Big Something!!! 

Big Something Blew the Roof off the Place last show!
They will be back Wednesday Oct 7th
Tickets Available now!
Click on the Pic to Buy Tickets.
Named Best Rising Artist of 2014 by Live Music Daily, Big Something is one of the most 

exciting new bands to emerge from the Southeast. A 6 piece powerhouse with a sound 

that is both unique and timeless, BIG Something fuses elements of rock, pop, funk, and 

improvisation to take listeners on a journey through a myriad of musical styles. Soaring 

guitars, synths, horns
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Sunday October 11th Post Mountain Stage Jam Hosted by the Carpenter Ants 

You never know who might stop down and Jam with the Carpenter Ants

on this show

Sonny Landreth
 - Louisiana guitarist Sonny Landreth has become one of the most respected and in-demand slide players in the business. Landreth served as a sideman with Clifton Chenier, John Mayall, Kenny Loggins and John Hiatt. On his solo releases, Landreth has shown that he’s also an expert songwriter, using a blazing technique and a variety of tunings to spice up songs that combine Cajun, swamp-rock and country. None other… Read more

New Close The Hatch Single and Video Shoot! Podcast

Check out the new Close the Hatch Single Streaming now!
The NightTime Pugilist
is the first single off their upcoming release 
Death and Resistance

On November 18th They will be Recording a Live Music Video
at the Empty Glass for this Song

Check it out now and come down for the show


Mark Hosler of Negativland Sunday November 8th 7pm 

Mark Hosler of Negativland
Sunday November 8th 
(Click Pic for Ticket Info)

Mark Hosler is a founding member of the American audio visual collage group Negativland.
Since 1980 Negativland have been creating records, video, visual art works, radio, and live performance, using appropriated sound, image and text. Taken mostly from corporately owned mass culture, Negativland re-arranges these found bits and pieces to make them say and suggest things that they never intended to. In doing this kind of cultural… Read more

Live at The Empty Glass Now Available at these locations 

After a brief Shipping delay 
The copies of Live At The Empty Glass Volume One are in!
They will be Available at
The Empty Glass
Budget Tapes and Records
& Sullivans Records
Starting this Evening
Digital Version and Mail Order is available right here on the website!
Vinyl will hopefully be in by Record Store Day


The new iOS App Is up and Ready to download 

It took a little while but the App has been approved and available for download on the Apple App store
Download it for free to keep up with the schedule and more!
Click on the pic to goto the App Store


Download the New Empty Glass App now! 

Anyone who has an android Device hop over to the Google Play Store and download the new Empty Glass App. Its up and Ready to go!
An iOS version will be available in a couple weeks in the App Store (Apple takes longer to process) We will let you know when it is available. We hope you like the new App!

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