Events

Feb 2017

Mon 20th February, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£18.00 Advance

Wine Tasting - Eastern France

Presented by Phil Cooke The Eastern wine regions in France include Alsace, Burgundy, the Rhone Valley and Provence, plus some lesser-known regions. The most northerly regions are most famous for world-class white wines with reds taking over in the South of Burgundy. The tasting will start with a sparkler, but the rest will depend on what is on offer and...


Fri 24th February, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

Steve Knightley ‘Landlocked’ Tour 2017

In 2014 ‘Show of Hands’ acclaimed frontman Steve Knightley set out on a mission to play 150 village halls and ‘untapped’ grassroots community venues. His hugely successful ‘Grow Your Own Gig’ tour saw him performing at a bedrock of intimate rural venues, drawing on his treasure trove of songs of the English countryside. Then in 2015 he turned his attention...


Sat 25th February, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Rob Heron & the Tea Pad Orchestra

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 Swing, Blues, Gypsy Jazz and Country, or “North Eastern Swing”...


Sun 26th February, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Brooks Williams plus special guest Keith Warmington on harmonica

Brooks Williams is a man on a mission. He not only tours like a hellhound’s on his trail, but creates a super-charged music that is electrifying and fighting fit. His influences fly so fast and furious they blur, yet his sound… Well, no one does it like Brooks Williams. He stands on tradition but he doesn’t stand still. And he...


Mar 2017

Thu 2nd March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Stompin’ Dave

Stompin’ Dave Allen returns to the Chapel Art Centre on Thursday 2nd March. He’s been described by Maverick Magazine as “one of the world's greatest performers“ and by Blues In Britain as “a downright genius.” The Dorset based Stompin' Dave is a vocalist, multi instrumentalist and dancer. He sings and plays guitar, banjo, fiddle, harmonica, piano and tap dances in...


Fri 3rd March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

Ezio

“Easily one of the UK’s best live bands”. The Guardian Recorded in the company of house-trained rabbits on an industrial estate in Cambridge, Daylight Moon, Ezio’s ninth studio album is their most personal yet. The visceral honesty of frontman Ezio Lunedei’s lyrics is laid bare in tracks like ‘Indian’, an ode to feeling overcome by forces beyond his control, and...


Fri 10th March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Jally Kebba Susso

Jally Kebba Susso is a UK-based Gambian kora player and composer. In West African culture, the kora is the traditional harp of the griot. The griot plays a key part by bringing together the skills of a historian, musician, storyteller and diplomat to steer the community and its leadership to a better future. You can only be born a griot, inheritance...


Sun 19th March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Will Johns & Jasmine Rodgers

Will Johns is recognised as one of the most distinctive and exciting performers on the British Blues scene today. His guitar playing is both modern and cutting edge but also steeped in the blues history passed from generation to generation. Hardly surprising as Will has direct heritage to a golden age of music. As well as being a spellbinding live...


Mon 20th March, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£18.00 Advance

Wine Tasting - Portugal: Still Europe’s Secret Wine Region

Portugal has lots of Indigenous grape varieties, and lots of sun. So if you like good wine at affordable prices, don’t ignore Portugese wines. And if you are at the opposite end of the spectrum, and want red wines that reward cellaring, Portugal should be very high on your list. Whilst Port is known worldwide the still wines of Portugal...


Thu 23rd March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

The Jar Family

Hartlepool based The Jar Family are five individual songwriters and musicians, who decided that, rather than strive for success in isolation, they would join forces to pool their talent and create their ‘industrial folk’ sound. The Jar Family have mesmerised, entertained, thrilled and conscripted punters at more than 400 gigs including approximately 75 festival performances. Their fanbase is notoriously loud,...


Fri 24th March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£8.00 Advance

Ranagri plus support, Steve Dagleish

Ranagri (pronounced Ra-na-grye) produce an electrifying mix of virtuosic instrumentals, haunting melodies, vivid storytelling and their unique take on old and new folk songs. The London based band are a combination of Irish and English musicians with voices, guitars, flutes, whistles, electric harp, Irish harp and bodhrán. Ranagri have been making waves on the folk scene, recently appearing at major...


Sat 25th March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Oye Santana - Tribute to Carlos Santana

This is a seated Cabaret event with a dance floor. "The first thing that really appealed to me about Carlos Santana was his tone," says Oye Santana’s founder, Milan Webb. "As soon as I heard Samba Pa Ti I knew one day I'd love to be able to play like that." It's a dream he cherished until the time was...


Thu 30th March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.50 Advance

Maddy Prior in concert with Hannah James & Giles Lewin

A true legend of British music, Maddy Prior has built her career on exploring various musical avenues. Latest album 3 For Joy is no exception, a further exploration of the tradition that she loves. Together with new musical partners Giles Lewin (Carnival Band) and young accordion player Hannah James, Maddy returns to perform the music of England, the British Isles...


Fri 31st March, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.50 Advance

Rackhouse Pilfer

RACKHOUSE PILFER are a fiery & exciting band who have been getting rave reviews with their Roots blend of IrishAmericana. The rise of RACKHOUSE PILFER is unstoppable! They have been enthralling crowds throughout Ireland, Europe and Nashville and were Special Guests to Imelda May at SLIGO LIVE where they were a big hit with the audience, so much so that...


Apr 2017

Sat 1st April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Parisian Chanteuse Céline Dommart with Montparnasse

Parisian singer Céline Dommart brings her unique blend of French chanson, Spanish tango and American jazz to Bath’s Chapel Arts Centre. Following airplay on BBC Radio 3 for her debut EP 'La Vie En Rose', Céline has just released an album (Dans Les Cafes Voisins) with her quartet. The band - Montparnasse – features award winning acoustic guitarist Cris Tolley,...


Fri 7th April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

The Signatures, Northern Soul Band

The Signatures, Northern Soul Band have established themselves as the UK’s leading live Northern Soul Band. Bringing their own brand of power and energy which has made them one of the best live acts around. 2017 sees the band working with various UK vocalists on the Northern Soul scene such as Paul Stuart Davies, Johnny Boy, Stefan Taylor along with working...


Sat 8th April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Bob Drury Presents...Viva Neil Diamond

To celebrate the icon's 50 year recording career the UK's very own 'voice of Neil' Bob Drury ('The Neil Diamond Story') takes to the road with 'Viva Neil Diamond', a brand new one-man stage show simply bursting with Neil Diamond gems! Enjoy once more all the hits including Sweet Caroline, Forever In Blue Jeans, Love on the Rocks, America, Hello...


Sun 9th April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Sam Carter

Since being named Best Newcomer at the 2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Sam Carter has been stirring audiences from Camden to Canada, via an attention grabbing appearance on Later… with Jools Holland and a dreams-really-do-come-true performance in a specially assembled band to back Richard Thompson at Shrewsbury Folk Festival. Described as ‘the finest English-style finger-picking guitarist of his generation’...


Mon 10th April, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£18.00 Advance

Wine Tasting - More Prizewinning Wines

Presented by Phil Cooke A good opportunity to taste wines that have been judged better than most others in the same price range. 8 wines plus quality breads and cheeses.


Thu 20th April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Moishe’s Bagel

Thrillingly original cutting-edge klezmer and folk music from some of Scotland’s finest musicians. An intoxicating, life-affirming mix of Eastern European dance music, Middle Eastern rhythms and virtuoso performances. Formed in Edinburgh in 2003, Moishe’s Bagel combines the energy and passion of world folk music with the excitement and soul of improvisation. Boasting some of the best instrumentalists that Scotland has...


Fri 21st April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£17.50 Advance

The Music of James Taylor and Carole King

From the creators of the smash hit WEST END show ‘The Simon & Garfunkel Story’ comes a brand new theatre experience celebrating two of the World’s greatest songwriters of all time - James Taylor and Carole King. Telling the delicate story of friendship, this musical journey intertwines all the hits including ‘I Feel The Earth Move’, ‘Will You Still Love...


Sat 22nd April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£18.00 Advance

Pop-Up Bowie

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 that made the late, great David Bowie the immortal legend...


Fri 28th April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Emily Maguire

Best-known for her strong, thought-provoking lyrics and supremely expressive vocals, Emily Maguire’s songs have been played regularly on Radio 2 and have won her fans across the globe. Originally from London, Emily spent four years living in a recycled shack on a farm out in the Australian bush where she made goats cheese to finance her music. Following the release...


Sat 29th April, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£13.00 Advance

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

NEW ALBUM: “Tomorrow Will Follow Today” Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman are proud to announce their album “Tomorrow Will Follow Today”, their boldest musical statement to date. After being voted “Best Duo” in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards in 2013, and also nominated for “Best Original Song” (The Ballad of Andy Jacobs), in ‘Tomorrow Will Follow Today’ they add...


May 2017

Thu 4th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Ben Waters

Ben Waters has had an incredible music career touring all over the world, performing for royalty and working with legendary artists such as Shakin’ Stevens, Jools Holland, The Rolling Stones, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry and Ray Davies. He will be joined on stage by his 16 year old sax playing son, Tom who is now attending the Royal Academy...


Sun 7th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£13.00 Advance

Eleanor McEvoy ‘Naked… Live’ tour

+New Book ‘Naked Music The Songbook’! “Generously soulful”- Hotpress “..simmers and nourishes with reliable ease” – Irish Times “Top Class” Sunday Times Eleanor McEvoy continues her ‘Naked… Live’ tour, which has seen dates across Ireland, Spain, Germany, Australia and Scotland and now with further dates in Ireland, Great Britain and Europe being added in 2017. Naked Music is Eleanor’s new...


Thu 11th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Martin Simpson

“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 and beyond, giving rapt audiences passion, sorrow, love, beauty, tragedy...


Sat 13th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

3 Daft Monkeys

“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-influenced folk music and infectious dancing rhythms will leave you breathless, enthralled and exhilarated. After experiencing the band’s notoriously energetic live performance at Glastonbury...


Mon 15th May, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£18.00 Advance

Wine Tasting - Sicily

Presented by Phil Cooke With 2/3 the vineyard area of Australia, it’s a big wine producer. And there are world class wines and producers. 8 wines plus quality breads and cheeses.


Thu 18th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£13.00 Advance

Lady Maisery plus support, Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith

In an English folk scene currently bursting with bold and innovative folk music, vocal trio Lady Maisery shine brightly. With their unique approach to harmony singing and thoughtful and striking arrangements of both traditional repertoire and original compositions, Hazel Askew, Hannah James and Rowan Rheingans harness and celebrate their united voice. Whether unearthing a feminist twist hidden in a traditional...


Fri 19th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Set Adrift

'Set Adrift' are a fingerstyle singer-songwriter duo (with two of UK's best percussive fingerstyle guitar-singers) based in and around London. What started off as a collaboration idea to write a few songs on a houseboat, resulted in a 5-day tour on the River Thames and an album's worth of material. The album 'Set Adrift' is a combination of originals and...


Sat 20th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Kate Daniels Trio

Hot gypsy Jazz, Cool tangos and Beyond.. “A classy evening of song-cherishing internationalism” John Fordham, The Guardian After a sell-out performance at Chapel Arts three years ago, smoky voiced singer Kate Daniels returns to Bath accompanied by distinguished guitarist Nils Solberg – a musician who has played worldwide with everyone from Bryan Ferry and Ralph McTell to Nigel Kennedy and...


Wed 24th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Chris Wood

Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the un-official history of the English speaking people. With gentle intelligence he weaves the tradition with his own contemporary parables. A self-taught musician, composer and song writer, Chris is a lifelong autodidact whose independent streak shines through everything he does. Always direct and unafraid to speak his mind,...


Thu 25th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

The Jive Aces – The UK’s No.1 Jive & Swing band

Legendary swing and jive group, The Jive Aces, are renowned worldwide for their high-energy music and spectacular stage show. They are perhaps best known as the first live band to reach the final rounds of “Britain’s Got Talent” and for their award winning viral video,“Bring Me Sunshine”, which has 3 million views online and is so uplifting it’s even been...


Fri 26th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Papillon

Papillon (Anna Phoebe and Nicolas Rizzi), Violin and guitar duo. “See Anna Phoebe as she prowls the stage and you can’t take your eyes off her” - Simon Broughton, Evening Standard. Papillon is the new project by Anna Phoebe and Nicolas Rizzi. It combines raw Eastern inspired violin and guitar melodies set within cinematic soundscapes. Anna Phoebe has performed throughout...


Sat 27th May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

A Bit of Magic with Stu & Friends

A night of comedy, magic, and cabaret, hosted by comedy magician Stu Turner. Bringing a smorgasbord of colourful cabaret acts to the Chapel Arts Centre, comedy magician Stu Turner hosts a brilliant bill packed with talent. Join us for magic, comedy, burlesque, sketches, impressions and more! Stu has performed all over the UK, as well as being a regular in...


Wed 31st May, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

Martin Turner ex Wishbone Ash, Unplugged

An evening of classic Wishbone Ash music...and beyond Including 45th anniversary performance of complete ARGUS album Wishbone Ash was formed by West Country musicians Martin Turner and Steve Upton, who arrived in London in 1969 to embark on their musical journey. Intent on creating a musical sound that was rich in texture and melody, Martin Turner envisaged the band’s innovative...


Jun 2017

Thu 1st June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£17.50 Advance

All You Need Is The Beatles: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert

“It was Fifty Years Ago Today…” Acclaimed tribute band All You Need Is The Beatles celebrate fifty years to the day of the release of The Beatles' seminal Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band LP, widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential albums of all time. This fab two hour show also features many of The Beatles’...


Fri 2nd June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

The Zen Hussies

It has been some time now since the fledgling Zen Hussies emerged as a highly original and stylistically refreshing live act out of the heady musical crucible of Bath and Bristol back in 2001. The six piece energetic musical behemoth draw on various influences including Vintage Rock and Roll, Rhythm and Blues, Ska, Pre-War Jazz, Mariachi Brass and Soulful Latino...


Sat 3rd June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

The Simon and Garfunkel Story (50th Anniversary Tour)

Direct from it’s success in London’s West End, a SOLD OUT UK tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th Anniversary Celebration also features a full live band performing all the hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Bridge Over Troubled Water', 'Homeward Bound' and many...


Tue 6th June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Rachel Newton Trio

Instrumentalist Of The Year We're delighted to share the news that the multi-talented Rachel Newton won the Instrumentalist Of The Year category at MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards at Caird Hall in Dundee on Saturday night! The singer and harpist has won many hearts with her beautiful interpretations of traditional folk songs, in both English and Gaelic, as well...


Thu 8th June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£8.00 Advance

'Love on the Rocks' with Rik van den Bosch and Rainy

Rik van den Bosch Folk music from a globetrotting Dutchman. Rik writes, sings, and plays his own songs on his acoustic guitar, drawing from a wide influence of styles: original folk and blues sounds from way back, sixties’ rock ’n’ roll grooves, and up-to-the-minute pure rock rhythms - with a bit of gypsy and Spanish influence thrown in for good...


Fri 9th June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

One Night of Ska

One Night of Ska is a two hour homage to the music, bands and artistes that influenced two generations of teenagers. Taking the best of the original 1960s Jamaican scene as well as the 2 Tone English Revival of the late 1970s this is crammed full of songs made famous by names such as Prince Buster, Desmond Dekker, Madness, The...


Sat 10th June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

The Flaming Feathers Cabaret Show

The UK’s top showgirl troupe The Flaming Feathers return once again to the Chapel Arts Centre with their sell our cabaret show… As well as them performing an array of popular dance numbers including The Copa Cabana, The Jive, The Charleston, The Samba and The Can-Can, joining them on stage for a top class line up are: Kiki DeVille One...


Sun 11th June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£8.00 Advance

The Undercover Hippy

Billy Salisbury aka The Undercover Hippy has been performing at festivals since 2008, working his way up from being a solo singer-songwriter playing in small marquee stages, to now having a full band of incredible musicians and playing main-stages at some of the Europe's best festivals. They've been regulars at Glastonbury, Secret Garden Party, Boomtown and many more. Politically driven...


Fri 16th June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£16.00 Advance

Travelin Man, The Ricky Nelson Rock n Roll Show

For the 1st time ever a tribute show dedicated to rock n roll pioneer Ricky Nelson Tours the UK. All the hits inc Hello Mary Lou, Fools Rush In, Poor Little Fool, Never Be Anyone Else But You, Travelin Man, Its Late, Just A Little To Much, Im Walkin and many more. 2nd only to Elvis in record sales between...


Sat 17th June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

Steve Rodgers and band

Steve Rodgers, singer songwriter, has just completed recording his much anticipated first album, due for release this year and produced by Ken Nelson (Coldplay, Snow Patrol, Paolo Nutini) mixed by Adrian Bushby (Foo Fighters, Muse). His songs reflect his passion for life’s depth, mystery and wonder, recorded with his band of like-minded musicians. Critics compare his music to a mix...


Mon 19th June, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£18.00 Advance

Wine Tasting - Spain

Presented by Phil Cooke Yes, there will be at least one wine from Rioja, but quality wines from many other regions too. 8 wines plus quality breads and cheeses.  


Fri 23rd June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Miss Hope Springs

The man behind the sequins is composer, lyricist, writer and comic actor Mr Ty Jeffries. Ty is the son of the late, much loved British character actor (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Wrong Arm of the Law, Rocket to the Moon ) and film director (The Railway Children, The Amazing Mr. Blunden) Lionel Jeffries. Ty spent some of his formative years...


Sat 24th June, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£20.00 Advance

Miss Hope Springs

The man behind the sequins is composer, lyricist, writer and comic actor Mr Ty Jeffries. Ty is the son of the late, much loved British character actor (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Wrong Arm of the Law, Rocket to the Moon ) and film director (The Railway Children, The Amazing Mr. Blunden) Lionel Jeffries. Ty spent some of his formative years...


Jul 2017

Thu 13th July, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£8.00 Advance

Lewis Clark & The Essentials

Lewis Clark & The Essentials are an original and exciting Bristol based quintet whose musical style draws on soul and rhythm and blues and explores an eclectic range of influences. These include a love of traditional British folk, American roots music and wider European traditions. Lewis Clark (guitar & vocals), Rob Grist (drums), Max Mees (double bass) and Tommie James...


Thu 20th July, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£5.00 Advance

George Montague plus support, Harry Houseago

Ingenious singer songwriter multi-instrumentalist George Montague is an exceptional musician with immense energy, and countless contagious original songs. Playing piano and guitar, George is known for entertaining and rousing enthusiastic audiences in uplifting song with his versatile vocals. G enhances his phenomenal live shows by featuring live-looping vocal harmonies and beatboxing, creating remarkable hooks to accompany his abiding melodies producing...


Fri 21st July, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

The Salts

The Salts are a co-operative of seasoned musicians, creating what is fast becoming one of the most exciting and energetic folk concepts of recent times. Individually The Salts, fronted by twice BBC Young Folk Finalist Lee Collinson-James, have circumnavigated the Commonwealth with tours of Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, India, Singapore and Hong Kong. http://thesalts.co.uk


Sat 22nd July, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

A Night of Orbison

Featuring the astonishing vocals of Lars Young. Roy Orbison was one of the most successful singer-songwriters of his era recording such iconic hits as ‘Only The Lonely’, ‘Oh, Pretty Woman’, ‘Running Scared’, ‘Dream Baby’, 'Penny Arcade', 'It's Over', 'Claudette' and ‘Crying’. A Night of Orbison reminds us all of these wonderful hits plus many, many more as New Yorker Lars...


Sep 2017

Fri 22nd September, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

The Urban Voodoo Machine

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 bear with us, sunshine, cos you clearly need educating. The story starts with Paul-Ronney Angel,...


Thu 28th September, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£14.00 Advance

Megson

‘Simply Brilliant’ The Sunday Express ‘A force in the folk revival’ Neil Spencer – The Observer ‘The most original duo on the British folk scene.’ Robin Denslow – The Guardian Three times nominated in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and double winners of the Spiral Earth Awards Megson draw heavily on their Teesside heritage to create a truly unique...


Fri 29th September, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

The Goat Roper Rodeo Band

With just an upright bass, two old guitars and a bucketful of aching harmony, THE GOAT ROPER RODEO BAND are preaching ‘Country Blues’ like you never heard… It’s up, it’s down, it’s soft and loud, it’s dark and lonesome too, there’s hurt and shame and some mean old pain but there’s love in what they do! There’s a hint of...


Sat 30th September, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

Roxy Magic – The sounds of Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry

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 Radio 2) "There`s only one Bryan Ferry, but if there were...


Oct 2017

Sat 7th October, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£15.00 Advance

All or Nothing: Edana Minghella Quartet celebrates Billie Holiday

Recently described as “flawless, stylish and captivating” (The Critic, Brighton Argus), Edana Minghella is a highly successful jazz vocalist, regularly playing at festivals and to full houses at home and abroad. Her debut CD, Still on my Feet, was dedicated to her brother, Oscar-winning director Anthony Minghella. Her second album, All or Nothing, was launched at London’s famous Pizza Express...


Thu 12th October, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£13.00 Advance

Pierre Bensusan

“How the guitar would want to sound if it could play itself”... Pierre Bensusan is back in the UK & Ireland. Over the past 44 years, acoustic guitar virtuoso and vocalist Pierre Bensusan has taken his unique sound to all corners of the globe. Winner of the 2014 Independent Music Award in the Live Performance Album category for his triple...


Fri 13th October, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£10.00 Advance

The Epstein

The Epstein are an integral part of the ever burgeoning Oxford roots/Americana scene, alongside numerous luminaries such as The Dreaming Spires, The August List, Ags Connolly and The Great Western Tears to name but a few! Regular touring around Britain and Europe in the last few years has honed their sound as well as the band’s live shows and has...


Wed 25th October, 2017
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...


Sat 28th October, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£18.00 Advance

Dire Streets – Tribute to Dire Straits

This has sold out the last two years, book early! 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 detail and musicianship that marks them as the stand-out Dire Straits tribute...


Nov 2017

Sat 11th November, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£17.50 Advance

Tribute To Otis Redding

Tribute To Otis Redding Performed by Mudibu & The Jezebel Sextet Experience the incredible sound of Otis Redding as two of the UK's most exciting raw soul acts join forces to create the world’s funkiest Otis tribute! Originally commissioned by Soul Cookers Records for Saint Paul Soul Jazz Festival 2008, this truly uplifting show pairs the astonishing soul vocals of...


Fri 17th November, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£12.00 Advance

Roving Crows

Powerful Celtic undertones and intoxicating tribal rhythms. Roving Crows push the boundaries of the Celtic Folk genre and play with genuine passion, energy and soul – a must see live act. A vibrant mix of Celtic-inspired fiddle alongside original and intelligent lyrics backed by pounding, tribal and electronica infused dance grooves; the band comprises fiddle, electric and acoustic guitar, electric...


Sat 18th November, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
£17.50 Advance

The Alter Eagles - Tribute to The Eagles

"One of the Eagles' great strengths is that they make everything sound so simple, but when you come to pick it apart, you realise how much is going on and what great songs they really are," says Sam Confrey, lead singer of the Alter Eagles. "And it's always a thrill to play those classic songs in front of a live...