Events

Jan 2019

Mon 21st January, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Wine Tasting – More Smashing Reds

Presented by Phil Cooke There will be at least 8 smashing Reds. Different grapes or blends, and from around the world. There will be a variety of styles, but the common theme is that they should taste nice. At least 8 wines plus quality breads and cheeses.


Fri 25th January, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Alan West, Steve Black & Adam Sweet - An evening of acoustic Americana

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm They say that, “some things are meant to be”! Nothing could be truer about the coming together of two extraordinary talents that are Alan West and Steve Black. With over 50 years of professional performing between them, they discovered that their unique combination puts a refreshing slant on Country music....


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

I Can't Believe It's Not Buddy

Back, by popular demand at Chapel Arts for a 4th time 'previously sold out' show.   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...


Feb 2019

Fri 1st February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Dessie Magee

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Irish Brighton based troubadour Dessie Magee is a modern Folk-Rock singer-songwriter who incorporates elements of rock, blues, punk and soul. Taking influence from the sound and live energy of Johnny Cash, Mumford & Sons, Ben Howard, The Lumineers & Nathaniel Rateliff, Dessie has been making waves with a sound described...


Sat 2nd February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Ben Waters

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Voted piano player of the year at the prestigious Boisdale awards, Ben Waters will be coming to The Chapel Arts Centre on 2nd February 2019. It will be a real up-beat evening of authentic Boogie, Blues and Rock ‘n Roll. This guy has worked alongside some of the genre’s greatest...


Sun 3rd February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Gaz Brookfield plus support, Chris Webb

Gaz Brookfield is a solo acoustic musician based in Bristol. Since winning Acoustic magazine's 2010 Singer Songwriter of the year, he has spent his time on the road, touring the UK and Europe. In this time he has shared the stage with the likes of The Levellers, Frank Turner, New Model Army, Nick Harper, Newton Faulkner, Miles Hunt, Seth Lakeman...


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...


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

Ma Bessie and her Blues Troupe

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Ma Bessie (Julia Titus) and her Blues Troupe perform to a narrated show about Bessie Smith, featuring music from the era and showcasing many of her songs, whilst chronicling her life from a one-room shack in Blue Goose Hollow, to becoming the highest-paid black entertainer of that time, through to...


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...


Sat 16th February, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Big Boy Bloater & The Limits

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm “One of the great blues men of our time” Jools Holland, BBC “Bloater is a phenomenal guitarist!” Mark Lamarr, BBC Radio 2 “I love this guy…he has a voice that sounds like it’s been soaked in turpentine for the last decade!” Craig Charles, BBC 6 Music “I’m a massive fan...


Mon 18th February, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Wine Tasting – Discover The Wines Of Southern France

Presented by Phil Cooke Southern France is a vast area, with wine laws that encourage innovation. It produces all wine styles; so we will start with a sparkler, taste whites and reds, and finish with a delicious sweetie. At least 8 wines plus quality breads and cheeses.


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

Fri 1st March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

John Adams

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Singer/Songwriter John Adams draws influences from the likes of James Morrison, Sam Smith, David Gray and James Blunt. With emotive and heartfelt narratives woven together as stories, John’s expressive and nuanced vocals compliment his acoustic approach and atmospheric piano accompaniments. His unique and impressive vocals are certainly the focus here,...


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,...


Sat 9th March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys plus DJ Rockaphonic

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Rockinitis Club + Chapel Arts Presents...... Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys plus DJ Rockaphonic Big Sandy is a stone cold legend and has played with everyone from George Jones, Johnny Cash, Morrissey to The Monkees. The Fly-Rite Boys also features stalwart of the UK rocking scene (now resident in...


Tue 12th March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

Juan Martín – Solo

The supreme artist of the flamenco guitar, guitarist/composer Juan Martín plays and introduces his compositions within the forms of the great tradition. His exquisite style is enhanced through minimal amplification to capture his very pure sound; just Juan and his sublime guitar to lift and transport you on a musical journey to through classic Spain with melodic beauty and rhythmic...


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
£0.00 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...


Sat 16th March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

GypsyFingers

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Described with R2 magazine as "A creative collusion of innumerable influence that mesh to create a sort of street-smart, trip-hop and folk influences ethereal pop that delightfully doesn't fit into any existing musical pigeonhole....inventive as anything you'll hear any time soon..." GypsyFingers play as a 4 pieces band, blending the...


Mon 18th March, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Wine Tasting – The Wine Regions Of Australia

Presented by Phil Cooke Australia started the revolution in fruity wines, and catapulted wine into an everyday drink. But things have moved on, and there are now premium wine regions that produce world class wines. At least 8 wines plus quality breads and cheeses.


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...


Fri 22nd March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Bootleg Bee Gees

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Bootleg Bee Gees celebrate 20 years on the road with a special show at Chapel Arts Centre. The band has performed all over the UK and Europe since 1999 and they will be touring around the country throughout 2019 to mark this momentous anniversary. Come and join in the fun...


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

Faeland plus support, Sealionwoman

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
£0.00 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...


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

Elles Bailey plus support: Tamara Stewart

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm They say you get a lifetime to write your first album, then the blink of an eye to make your second. Elles Bailey wins either way and now stands poised to follow her debut hit album Wildfire with Road I Call Home out March 8th 2019 (pre order from 23rd...


Sun 31st March, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

BBC Radio 2 Folk Award for Best Duo – 2016 & 2013 Duos come and duos go… And some nurture and fine tune their art and watch it grow into something totally original, captivating and award-winning. Bonded by an unseen alchemy, Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman have entwined their professional and personal relationship into an enviable class act of imaginative...


Apr 2019

Thu 4th April, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Keith James in concert - The Songs of Leonard Cohen

These remarkable songs - stripped back, desolate, naked and sensual Enigmatic and mysterious, songwriter Leonard Cohen was an unflinching character, with an exact sense of prose, wry humour and courage to wrestle with the unspoken, forgiving human frailty with the stroke of each line. He challenged us to listen more carefully, think more deeply and recognize our own fragility. A...


Fri 5th April, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

John Smith Duo

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm “The future of Folk Music” – John Renbourn Essex-born John Smith has built a reputation as one of the UK’s finest guitarists and songwriters. Raised by the Devon seaside and making his bones in the bars and clubs of Liverpool, John has released five albums with over 10 million Spotify...


Sun 7th April, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Eleanor McEvoy The Gimme Some Wine Tour

The New Year sees Chanteuse multi instrumentalist and Raconteur Eleanor McEvoy departing on her new Gimme Some Wine Tour landing in England in April and taking in Ireland Europe and beyond. After the huge success of her The Thomas Moore Project album, nominated for best Folk Album in The RTE Folk Awards, she moves ever forward with Gimme Some Wine...


Fri 12th April, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

The Rumblestrutters

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm The Rumblestrutters bring you feel-good blues, jazz and ragtime of the Prohibition era. The band’s vivid evocations of the music of the 1920s and ‘30s has earned them a reputation as one of the most authentic and popular roots bands around, with highlights including stellar performances at Birmingham International Jazz...


Sun 14th April, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

John Blek

Ever prolific, Blek has released 5 albums in the last 5 years. Currently he is preparing to release number 6, his new album Thistle & Thorn due on 1st Feb 2019. ‘Salt in the Water’ from Blek’s current album Catharsis Vol.1, was nominated for Song of the Year at the International Folk Music Awards 2018 at Folk Alliance International in...


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...


Fri 26th April, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Marshes (featuring Beth Porter) plus support, STANLAEY

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Marshes is the new incarnation of Beth Porter and the Availables, previously a Bath/Bristol based band. Beth has moved up to Wigtown in South West Scotland where the inspiration for the name came from. The songs are dark, quirky, charming and ethereal and depict themes such as fear, confusion, money,...


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

Fri 3rd May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£18.50 Advance

The Bluejays - Rock and Roll Revolution

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm The Bluejays are the UK’s leading 1950s Rock ‘n’ Roll band playing the biggest hits of Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, The Everly Brothers, Eddie Cochran and many more. They have toured the world, with gigs as far afield as Canada, Australia and China. On a recent trip to...


Sat 4th May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

Joshua Burnell & Band

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm After releasing a folk song every week for a year, 5 star reviews, Radio 2 spins and a roaringly successful festival run, Joshua Burnell & his 6-piece band are taking the show on the road. They’ve set feet stomping and heads banging with riotous fiddle tunes, electric guitars and a...


Thu 9th May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Emma Stevens - The Atoms Tour

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Emma Stevens first picked up a guitar at the age of two and has since learnt cello, piano, banjo, ukulele and mandolin. Playing the majority of the instruments on her albums herself, Emma has achieved four consecutive play-listed singles on BBC Radio 2, extensive international radio...


Sat 11th May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

John Lennon Uk presents 'Lennon Retrospective'

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm John Lennon Tribute UK's show 'Lennon Retrospective' aims to take the audience on a journey through John Lennon's best loved songs starting with his solo work and culminating in the early Beatles classics. JLUK put on a two-hour, fully-costumed show ‘Lennon Retrospective’ covering Lennon’s best known solo work as well...


Sun 12th May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

The Little Unsaid

The Little Unsaid release a new album for Reveal Records (home of Lau, Joan As Police Woman, Eddi Reader and more) in 2018. Fronted by songwriter John Elliott, they are a band with an original sound and international outlook. The Little Unsaid have spent the last year touring Europe, leaving audiences emotionally rapt with a live show that’s been described...


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,...


Sat 18th May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Orphan Colours plus support, Matt Owens

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm "Breezy, carefree and unpretentious songwriting…" CLASH After the indefinite hiatus in 2013 of popular UK alt-country outfit ahab, songwriter Steven Llewellyn went on to form his own band with the help of ahab originator Dave Burn and former bassist Graham Knight. Being firmly part of the London Americana scene made...


Fri 24th May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

Modou Ndiaye (5 piece band)

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Modou Ndiaye aka Mamadou Ndiaye Cissokho is a member of the famous Cissokho family of Griot musicians and oral historians from the Cassamance region of Southern Senegal. Modou is a virtuoso kora player, singer songwriter, drummer and percussionist, with a superb repertoire of rhythms, fusing together modern and traditional beats....


Sat 25th May, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£22.50 Advance

Bye Bye Baby - The Feel-Good Frankie Valli Tribute Show

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Bye Bye Baby are a jaw-dropping tribute to the musical phenomenon ‘Jersey Boys’ and the timeless, iconic music of ‘Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons’. Incredible four part harmonies, roof raising falsetto complete with energetic and stylish choreography ensures that Bye Bye Baby is a show that will make it...


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...


Sat 8th June, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion: "A progressive and provocative 21st Century blues band" – C Michael Bailey, AAJ, USA 2017 “A serious band with unique songs, tight instrumentation, and a powerful woman up front… edgy vocals, and scorching guitar solos.” - Blues Blast Magazine, USA 2017 The whole band, in its...


Thu 13th June, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Woody Mann

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm “..don’t miss a chance to see him; you are unlikely to hear anything – or anyone – better in the field Mann has chosen to master.” - The Times. “Woody Mann is a New Yorker who plays an enticing mix of American acoustic roots, blues and jazz, He plays with...


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...


Jul 2019

Sat 6th July, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Roxy Magic: A Tribute to Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Roxy Magic are the UK's best and longest-running tribute to Roxy Music & Bryan Ferry “Wow!” Bryan Ferry "Awesome" Otis Ferry "It took a long time for there to be a Roxy tribute band; there is one now and it's very good." Roxy Music's Andy Mackay (Ken Bruce Show BBC...


Fri 12th July, 2019
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
£0.00 Advance

Live Lounge Sessions

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Live Lounge Sessions is a new event raising money for charity Dorothy House Hospice, this evening is set to be filled with some great acts; first to be announced is Jordan Luke Gage who is currently starring in Bat Out Of Hell The Musical; playing lead role. Jordan Luke Gage...


Sat 13th July, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Travelin Man The Ricky Nelson Rock n Roll Show

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Travelin Man The Ricky Nelson Rock n Roll Show is the UK's first and only Tribute Show dedicated to rock n roll pioneer Ricky Nelson. 2nd only to Elvis in record sales between 1957-62 this show feature's all the hits and more inc Hello Mary Lou, It's Late, Poor Little...


Fri 26th July, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Peter Bruntnell Band plus support, Sophia Marshall Trio

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm If you ask the likes of Peter Buck, Scott Mccaughey, Willy Vlautin, Jay Farrar, John Murry or Kathleen Edwards they’ll all agree that Peter Bruntnell is a writer with rare and mysterious qualities.There are many influences at work on his records from The Beatles to Big Star to Nick Drake...


Sep 2019

Sat 21st September, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Pop-Up Bowie

The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm Paul Anthony was voted the UK’s No.1 David Bowie Tribute Act at the National Tribute Awards 2016. His act has amazed and entertained audiences throughout the nation. With a full band Paul will perform two hours of Bowie’s biggest hits taking the audience on a musical journey, experiencing the masterpieces...


Nov 2019

Fri 1st November, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

An 80s Night with Smack the 80s Band

Cabaret Seating with Dance Floor The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm SMACK The 80s are famous for delivering a lively, fun-packed, authentic tribute 80s show that always fills the dance floor and creates an event 'back to the future', never to be forgotten. Dressed in 80s stage wear and using electro-wizardry, the Band instantly transcend audiences’...


Sat 2nd November, 2019
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 four 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...