Events

Sep 2018

Wed 26th September, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

The Blueswater Band

100 years of blues, 90 minutes to play it. From early delta blues to modern artists such as Jack White and Seasick Steve, Blues! plays the songs and tells the stories of the artists that have defined today’s music. Featuring award-winning rhythm and blues band The Blueswater, the show was originally conceived for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and now tours...


Thu 27th September, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

James & Black (USA) plus support, Rae Elias

Bruce James and Bella Black joined musical forces in Austin, Texas in 2011 and have been on a mission spreading the word of “Guerrilla Soul” ever since. The roots of their music spring from the tradition of the Southern Soul from Texas, New Orleans and Memphis, yet they are not a throwback. The foundation of James & Black is the...


Fri 28th September, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

The Urban Voodoo Machine

Please note this is a standing event with chairs down both sides of the Auditorium We know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking: “Why should I care about The Urban Voodoo Machine? They’ve been around for ages, haven’t they? Aren't they a novelty band who wears funny make-up? Don't they sometimes play jazz? Aren’t half of them dead or something?” So...


Sat 29th September, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Edana Minghella Quartet present: The Great American Songbook

Much loved UK vocalist Edana Minghella is the kind of singer who pierces your heart. Celebrated as “flawless, stylish and captivating”, Edana’s talent as a mainstream jazz vocalist has been widely recognised since the release of her debut album, Still on My Feet (2011). Dedicated to her late brother Anthony Minghella, the album featured special guests Guy Barker and Liane...


Oct 2018

Thu 4th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Martin Simpson

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm “Martin Simpson has transcended borders and oceans to quietly become a superb storyteller and musician of great depth and unquestionable taste.” Stephen Fearing The remarkable intimate solo performances Martin gives go from strength to strength - every gig is a masterclass. He travels the length and breadth of the UK...


Fri 5th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Emily Mae Winters

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Fast rising star on the U.K. Alt- Americana/Country scene Emily Mae Winters has that rare quality in a singer that makes critics reach for the superlatives. Described as having a voice that “stops you in your tracks” and “arresting, enthralling, tantalising” by Folk Radio UK, Emily combines straight-to-the-heart bittersweetness with...


Sat 6th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

CoCo and the Butterfields

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm CoCo and the Butterfields are an English indie-pop band, from Canterbury, Kent. The band currently consists of lead vocalist Dulcima Showan, guitarist and vocalist Tom Twyman, keys player Jamie Smith, guitarist Rob Wicks and bass player Patrick Channon. The band have spent much of their time on the road, touring...


Wed 10th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Littlemen & Wildwood Kin

HALF SEATED & HALF STANDING GIG This event is in aid of the Charity ‘Creativity Works’ Littlemen Littlemen: Crafted in the Wiltshire Countryside. intense, passionate and gentle. Their debut album, Long Road Home, was born from the experience that have marked the lives of the musicians who made it, bringing you close to some of their most difficult moments, moments...


Thu 11th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Funke and the Two Tone Baby

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Funke and the Two Tone Baby is a one man sonic explosion. Uncategorized and uncharted. Jammed halfway between frenzied alt-blues and metronomic dance beats. Combining guitar and harmonica with beatboxing and effects that seamlessly collide the organic with the mechanical to create a fresh sound of unstoppable rhythm and unrelenting...


Fri 12th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

Ragged Union with Benny 'Burle' Galloway

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Formed in the winter of 2013, on the Front Range of Colorado, Ragged Union has made a name for itself at renowned festivals and events in the US and the UK, as an ‘updated-traditional’ original bluegrass band. The music sounds of a piece with the bluegrass tradition, with modern and...


Sat 13th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

The Unravelling Wilburys

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm The Unravelling Wilburys - a tribute to The Traveling Wilburys and their rock legend members. Just when they were about to make it to the big time, this band of good ol’ boys from Nashville, Tennessee had a whole bunch of songs (allegedly) stolen by Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne, George...


Mon 15th October, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Wine Tasting – Wines From Special Places

Presented by Phil Cooke Some small wine regions persistently produce wine that is way above average. In this tasting we will have wine from at least 8 of them. At least 8 wines plus quality breads and cheeses.


Thu 18th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£8.00 Advance

Andrew Riverstone

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm A journey through the sounds of late 60's and 70's America with classics songs from Tom Petty, JJ Cale, The Eagles, Crosby Stills & Nash, Lynyrd Skynyrd and original material in similar style. Singer/guitarist Andrew Riverstone is a seasoned professional who worked as a session musician at Abbey Road studios,...


Fri 19th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Amy Mayes Band

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Amy Mayes is a vocal powerhouse who has risen slowly but surely to esteemed accolade. Amy has since not only recorded on Ben Waters' album 'Live in Moscow' but has followed that up by touring with him throughout Europe with his equally impressive band. She has graced the stage at...


Sat 20th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Jo Harman (full band show)

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Widely regarded as one of Europe's finest ever soul/blues fuelled voices, JO HARMAN remains a genre-defying, independently minded artist of rare credibility, who makes sincere and heartfelt music, often compared to that of the 'golden age of music'. Jo recently released her second studio album 'People We Album' to much...


Sun 21st October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Stephen James Smith feat. Enda Reilly plus support: Josie Alford

Acclaimed Writer, Poet and Performer Stephen James Smith proudly announces the forthcoming release of his debut book of poetry entitled ‘Fear Not’. The release of the highly anticipated collection of Stephen’s Poetic works will see him take to the road for a subsequent 29 date live ‘My Ireland’ tour with special guest Enda Reilly. Stephen James Smith is a Dublin...


Thu 25th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

DOUBLE BILL: Adam Holmes and The Embers and Baskery

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Baskery The three sisters can't recall when or why they started playing, the music’s always just been there. In their late teens, the sisters joined forces with their dad, who for decades was a one man band playing old blues and country tunes for a living. This foundation of classic...


Fri 26th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Kent DuChaine the American Delta Bluesman

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Kent was born in Wyzata a town in Minnesota & was taught to play ukulele, guitar & clarinet by his father by the age of 11. He later learned to play piano & electric guitar at school. He played in a local band with school friends performing 60’s music. While...


Sat 27th October, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Sam Kelly's Station House "No Barricades" Tour

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm "No Barricades" is a seriously good album by some of the best - and I mean best - musicians in the UK. Or anywhere, come to that" Paul Jones, BBC Radio 2 Sam Kelly is a professional musician with more than 40 years in the business. His “Station House” band...


Nov 2018

Thu 1st November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£0.00 Advance

ABBA ACOUSTIC Tribute Show

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm “Join Janey, star of the touring Supersonic 70s Show for an evening of ABBA Acoustic bliss! Singing her favourite ABBA songs plus other golden hits from the 70s acoustic style. A fun, spontaneous & musical evening guaranteed with plenty of audience participation!"


Fri 2nd November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

3 Daft Monkeys

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm “Highlight of Glastonbury” Mark Radcliffe BBC2 BEST ALBUM- Spiral Earth (Readers poll) BEST LIVE ACT- Spiral Earth (Readers poll) BEST LIVE ACT- Hancock Awards With Celtic and eastern influences, the 3 Daft Monkeys’ dynamic style of world folk music reflects the global village in which we now live. Their infectious...


Sat 3rd November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Dire Streets – Tribute to Dire Straits

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm This has sold out the last three years, book early! SEATED GIG Dire Streets perfectly capture the distinctive, authentic sound of one of the biggest guitar bands of all time. Fronted by finger picking guitar ace John Brunsdon and his band of accomplished musicians, they play with an attention to...


Sun 4th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£0.00 Advance

Tom Baxter The Other Side of Blue Tour plus support: VASHTI

One of the most distinguished song craftsmen of the 21st century is to make his long-awaited return to record. On 17 August 2018, Tom Baxter will unveil his first official release in a decade, 'The Other Side of Blue.' It was in 2008 that Tom brought out the self-funded 'Skybound,' the follow-up to the 2004 debut 'Feather & Stone,' which...


Fri 9th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

The Superskas

This event is a standing gig with seating down both sides of the Auditorium. The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm The 8-piece Superskas line-up perform a catalogue of hits from the golden ages of Trojan Ska & 2 Tone. Covering Toots & the Maytals and Desmond Dekker, through to The Specials, Madness and The Selecter, The...


Sat 10th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

The Music of OTIS REDDING performed by MUDIBU & THE JEZEBEL SEXTET

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Experience the incredible sound of Otis Redding's music as two of the UK's most exciting raw soul acts join forces to celebrate the King of Soul. Originally commissioned by Soul Cookers Records for Saint Paul Soul Jazz Festival 2008, this uplifting show pairs charismatic Burundian singer songwriter Mudibu with Hammond...


Thu 15th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Phillip Henry Solo Tour

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm In the autumn of 2018, Phillip Henry will celebrate the release of his long awaited solo album True North with a national tour. Commemorating ten years since his journey to Kolkata to study under the great slide guitarist Pandit Debashish Bhattacharya, True North charts a life spent travelling the globe,...


Fri 16th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

'VISION OF HOPE' AN EVENING OF SONGS POEMS AND WISDOM WITH THE THEME OF PEACE

HOSTED BY INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED, AWARD-WINNING SINGER-SONGWRITER TALLY KOREN AND CONTRIBUTIONS FROM SPIRITUAL SPEAKERS POETS AND GUEST MUSICIANS The Radio 2 Playlisted artist believes her voice is there to be heard and is extremely passionate about using her music as a melodic tool to bridge the gap between different cultures. As Tally says “We all speak the same language through music...


Sat 17th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Dallahan

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Dallahan is one of the most thrilling forces in the international folk music scene; heavily rooted in traditional Irish music, but with hugely diverse backgrounds and influences. They call on their mixed Irish, Scottish and Hungarian heritage to create a unique and seamless musical montage, drawing in influences from jazz,...


Mon 19th November, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Wine Tasting – More Volcanic Wines

Presented by Phil Cooke It has only recently been acknowledged that vineyards with volcanic soil tend to produce high quality grapes. This is a second opportunity to taste volcanic wines, from around the world. At least 8 wines plus quality breads and cheeses.


Thu 22nd November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Rob Heron & the Tea Pad Orchestra

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Rob Heron & the Tea Pad Orchestra are one of the hardest working bands in the UK roots circuit. With thousands of touring miles under their belts, they have earned themselves a sizeable fan base in the UK, Europe and beyond. Rob Heron play their own unique brand of Western...


Fri 23rd November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Roving Crows

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Powerful Celtic undertones and intoxicating tribal rhythms After winning International Artist of the Year at the Australian Celtic Music Awards in 2017 the band completed a 3 week tour in Australia this May supported by the UK Arts Council. Roving Crows push the boundaries of the Celtic Folk genre and...


Sat 24th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Nearly Dan - The spirit & sound of Steely Dan

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm This is a standing gig Nearly Dan featuring ‘Aja’ – 40 years on. Nearly Dan are counting down to the ecstasy of their seventh show in Bath! Less tribute and more homage, Nearly Dan is saviour to the growing legions of Dan fans, desperate to hear the meticulously crafted grooves...


Sun 25th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Andy White

Belfast singer-songwriter Andy White has been producing and writing, and is coming out of hiding to tour the UK and Ireland, late 2018. 22 years after its original release, Andy's debut album 'Rave On Andy White' is reissued on October 5 by Vinyl 180. Latest album 'The Guilty & The Innocent' is now available on CD and LP through Proper....


Wed 28th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Faustus – ‘Cotton Lords’ 2018 tour

‘Ridiculously great band.’ Tom Robinson BBC 6 Music ‘Brilliant performances…Faustus are at their best here.’ **** Songlines ‘One of Britain's outstanding folk bands.’ **** The Guardian Faustus are delighted to announce their UK ‘Cotton Lords’ Tour, during which they will be presenting new tracks from the ongoing Cotton Famine Poetry project. For the last few months Faustus have been sifting...


Thu 29th November, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Jim Moray

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm For 15 years Jim Moray has been at the forefront of a new movement in English traditional music. His debut album Sweet England changed the sound of folk song and won a brace of awards for its innovative melding of orchestration and electronica. Subsequent albums embraced everything from grime to...


Dec 2018

Wed 5th December, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Martin Harley (Solo) plus support - Holly Carter

Martin Harley is a supremely talented acoustic roots and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter with a burgeoning global reputation. Live at Southern Ground, his eagerly anticipated new album was recorded in Nashville in collaboration with Daniel Kimbro (Jerry Douglas, Larkin Poe) on upright bass. As Martin explains “I wanted to make something representative of where I’m at musically at the...


Fri 7th December, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£13.50 Advance

Tankus The Henge

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm This is a standing event with seating down both sides Tankus the Henge is the London based, five wheeled, funk fuelled, open top, custom paint job, rock ‘n’ roll jalopy that comes careering round the corner on a tranquil Summer’s day. Ruining the silence and disturbing the bats. Having played...


Sat 8th December, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Untamed Burlesque!

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Untamed Burlesque presented by Miss Violent May is back for its second ever Christmas show at Chapel Arts Centre! As always we have some badass bootyshakin’ beautiful performers and who are simply Untamed. Come to this show to celebrate Christmas or forget about Christmas - regardless you will have a...


Thu 13th December, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£0.00 Advance

Amy Wadge plus support, The Æther

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Grammy Award winner Amy returns for a rare solo appearance. Grammy winner Amy Wadge is widely regarded as one of the country's most successful female singer/songwriters. Over the course of five solo albums, two collaborations, numerous compositions for other artists and hundreds of live performances all over the globe, she...


Fri 21st December, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

Clyve's Funky Christmas Party

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Clyve, is back at Chapel Arts for his 4th Special Christmas Show for an evening of soul, funk and seasonal favourites. Over the past 5 years he has performed to thousands all over the UK, as well as in the USA, and with his band, create a brand of neo...


Jan 2019

Thu 10th January, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Damian Wilson & Adam Wakeman

Rescheduled from March 2018. The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Damian Wilson & Adam Wakeman embark on their second full UK tour. Featuring Damian on vocals and acoustic guitar and Adam on piano, vocals and acoustic guitar. They’ll play songs from their individual back catalogues and artists they have worked with, along with tracks from their...


Fri 11th January, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Wolf and Moon

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Traveling duo making folky pop with electronic sprinkles Who has never had the feeling of wanderlust and the love for adventure? Instead of looking out through our window into the concrete jungle, just sail the sea of our dreams. Only the ones that are not deterred by their doubts and...


Sat 12th January, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£13.50 Advance

Son Yambu - red hot rhythms straight from the streets of Eastern Cuba

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm This is a mainly dancing event, with tables and chairs down both sides of the Auditorium only! **** ‘Son Yambu are an acoustic septet with the real sound of Santiago De Cuba.’ Simon Broughton, London Evening Standard, September 2012 'The UK's very own Buena Vista band….absolutely tremendous…. if you don't...


Sat 26th January, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

I Can't Believe It's Not Buddy

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Buddy Holly & The Crickets are brought back to life as they looked and sounded on their first tour of the UK in 1958 by the outstanding Spencer J & the Copy-Cat Crickets. Taking you back to the age of the soda shop, the drive through diner and the record...


Feb 2019

Thu 7th February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Ezio

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm “Easily one of the UK’s best live bands”. The Guardian In their 26-year career, the band have made a habit of dabbling in any style of music that takes their fancy; Daylight Moon is no different. From the crunching blues-rock guitars of ‘Crushed’ to the jazz rhythms of ‘The Gypsy...


Sun 10th February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Brooks Williams

At the crossroads of blues and American roots music you’ll find Brooks Williams. “Setting new standards and a fresh direction for the blues,” says Blues In Britain, and creating a “beautiful fusion” (Keys And Chords). Just when you think he can’t sing a blues-ier note, he sings it. Just when you think he can’t strum a deeper groove, he strums...


Thu 21st February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Track Dogs

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Sun-shiny songs thriving on dark themes behind irresistible rhythms. Track Dogs are a four piece based in Madrid but hail from Ireland, the US and UK. Taking their name from the NY subway maintenance teams this closely-knit group of ex-pats have opted for cajón instead of drums and trumpet in...


Fri 22nd February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£17.50 Advance

Alter Eagles

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Since 2004, the six piece Alter Eagles have established themselves as the UK's most faithful tribute to the one of the most popular bands of all time, playing all the Eagles' biggest hits like Hotel California, Life In The Fast Lane, One Of These Nights, Lyin' Eyes, and New Kid...


Sat 23rd February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Miss Rosie & The Moonshyne Runners

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm With a sound and style that conjure the golden age of jazz, Miss Rosie and the Moonshyne Runners pay homage to the divas who packed Carnegie Hall, Mister Kelly’s and the Village Gate, celebrating the Great American Songbook immortalised by Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, and Anita O’Day. The band has...


Wed 27th February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Peter Knight(ex Steeleye Span) and John Spiers(ex-Bellowhead)

On a Summer's day in 2016, the organisers of FolkEast Festival masterminded one of the most intriguing and exciting collaborations on today's folk scene. Peter Knight, legendary violinist and ex-member of folk-rock band Steeleye Span was paired with leading melodeon player and ex-Bellowhead member, John Spiers, for a special one-off performance which left audiences in awe. With no space to...


Mar 2019

Sat 2nd March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

Elvis vs Jerry Lee Lewis

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Who was the real king of rock ‘n’ roll? Elvis the Pelvis? Or The Killer – Jerry Lee Lewis? This is your opportunity to decide as the two come head to head! Be excited once more by the sheer energy of Elvis’ hits such as Hound Dog, All Shook Up,...


Thu 14th March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Mawkin

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm NOTE THIS WILL BE A STANDING GIG Mawkin’s extraordinary brand of boisterous folk music is one to warm hearts, minds and feet. Built on a solid traditional foundation and influenced by the swagger of 90s indie rock and Bellowhead-style brouhaha, this five-piece’s sound comes alive with a large dose of...


Fri 15th March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Peter Donegan & Penny Jayne Black plus The Four Shots Band

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Peter Donegan & Penny Jayne Black, rising stars in the British Country Music scene will be performing at Chapel Arts Centre Bath on Friday 15th March 2019 backed by The Four Shots Band. Peter Donegan Almost inevitably, Peter Donegan has been performing since the age of five, given that the...


Thu 21st March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Miranda Sykes - Behind the Wall: 2019

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Building on the success of her Borrowed Places tour, Miranda Sykes is back with a completely new project: Behind The Wall. Where Borrowed Places opened a window into the past, explaining where she had been, physically & spiritually, Behind The Wall is a Roller Coaster Ride exploring where we are...


Sat 23rd March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£8.00 Advance

Faeland

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Faeland: Songs for the spirit, folk-pop with Celtic and Americana influences. Fusing deep folk tradition and acoustic instrumentation, Faeland bring their innovative and subtly experimental approach to contemporary folk music. Hear the acclaimed debut album "All My Swim" performed on an all-acoustic line-up including: guitars, beautiful vocals, double bass, violins,...


Sun 24th March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Adyn Townes

At the place where endings become beginnings, you’ll find Adyn Townes. He turned a fall into the ocean and months of recovery into his jumping off point. His music is challenging. Alternative indie-folk with raw and honest lyrics. Like finding your feet just before you fall, his songwriting is the gravity that pulls you back to earth. Inspired by the...


Thu 28th March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Tilston & Lowe

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm TWO OF THE UK’S FINEST SINGER SONGSMITHS AND GUITARISTS IN THEIR FIRST JOINT SONGWRITING VENTURE “(Steve Tilston)… is a fine guitarist and lyricist… his (most recent solo album ‘Truth To Tell’)… is full of beautifully delivered, personally touched compositions” (Jude Rogers, The Guardian) “(Jez Lowe) … there is a deep...


Fri 29th March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

Anita Harris in Concert - legendary star of the 60s

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Anita Harris, who was recently seen on ITV's LAST LAUGH IN VEGAS has had a breathtaking career spanning over fifty years which includes treading the boards in Las Vegas as a mere teenager, starring in two Carry On films, gracing the top of the pop charts with hits such as...


Apr 2019

Thu 25th April, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

Holder & Smith

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm An evening with the music of the Guitar and Violin virtuosi Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli played by two of this country’s finest exponents of this style. Expect to be flown back in time to the dance halls of the 1940s with this homage to the Quintet of the hot...


Sat 27th April, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Daria Kulesh & Marina Osman

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Beguiling and enchanting Daria Kulesh's collaboration with the extraordinary pianist Marina Osman offers a fantastic variety for every listener regardless of their language and cultural background. Expect plenty of authentic Russian flavour, superb musicianship, multilingual banter and heaps of heartfelt, infectious energy. "The songs aren't just sung, but lived." (FATEA...


May 2019

Thu 16th May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Edgelarks

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm In April 2018, Edgelarks (Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin) retreated to a remote cottage in Ulpha, western Cumbria. They breathed in the mountain view, banked up the fire, and took their instruments out of their cases. Then they sat down, and wrote. In escaping the everyday chaos of busy lives,...


Jun 2019

Sat 1st June, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Luke Jackson Trio

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Luke Jackson is an un-pidgeonhole-able (is that a word?) singer songwriter who has travelled a fair few thousand miles around the British Isles, initially with his dad Paul into pubs and bars, well run house concerts and more recently into folk & blues clubs, venues and festivals. Luke’s songwriting draws...


Thu 20th June, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£18.00 Advance

Steve Knightley announces 2019 solo tour ‘Roadworks’

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm As a long-serving troubadour of the folk and acoustic music scene, master songwriter and storyteller Steve Knightley has spent much of his life on the road, collecting songs, stories, anecdotes and observations – with the odd disaster along the way. Best known for his work with the award-winning acoustic roots...