Blues

Upcoming Events


Ben Waters
Ben Waters - Sat 2nd February, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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. ...

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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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Elles Bailey plus support: Tamara Stewart
Elles Bailey plus support: Tamara Stewart - Sat 30th March, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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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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Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion
Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion - Sat 8th June, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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.” - ...

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Woody Mann
Woody Mann - Thu 13th June, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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