Blues

Upcoming Events


Amy Mayes Band
Amy Mayes Band - Fri 19th October, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Jo Harman (full band show)
Jo Harman (full band show) - Sat 20th October, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Kent DuChaine the American Delta Bluesman
Kent DuChaine the American Delta Bluesman - Fri 26th October, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Sam Kelly's Station House "No Barricades" Tour
Sam Kelly's Station House "No Barricades" Tour - Sat 27th October, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Rob Heron & the Tea Pad Orchestra
Rob Heron & the Tea Pad Orchestra - Thu 22nd November, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Martin Harley (Solo) plus support - Holly Carter
Martin Harley (Solo) plus support - Holly Carter - Wed 5th December, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Tankus The Henge
Tankus The Henge - Fri 7th December, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Ma Bessie and her Blues Troupe
Ma Bessie and her Blues Troupe - Fri 8th February, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Brooks Williams
Brooks Williams - Sun 10th February, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Big Boy Bloater & The Limits
Big Boy Bloater & The Limits - Sat 16th February, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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The Rumblestrutters
The Rumblestrutters - Fri 12th April, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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