Singer/songwriter

Upcoming Events


Amy Wadge plus support, The Æther
Amy Wadge plus support, The Æther - Thu 13th December, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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William Bishop ‘Live in Bath’
William Bishop ‘Live in Bath’ - Sat 19th January, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Playing songs from his new album ‘Second Time Around’ The Cafe is open this evening, last orders at 6.30pm soundcloud.com/william-bishop-8/nicotine-1 There is a melancholy about his songs and delivery. I’ll avoid the obvious references. There’s a harsh honesty about his lyrics - the simplistic sound enhances the depth of the ...

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Dessie Magee
Dessie Magee - Fri 1st February, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Gaz Brookfield plus support, Chris Webb
Gaz Brookfield plus support, Chris Webb - Sun 3rd February, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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John Adams
John Adams - Fri 1st March, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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. ...

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Tilston & Lowe
Tilston & Lowe - Thu 28th March, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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John Smith Duo
John Smith Duo - Fri 5th April, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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, ...

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Eleanor McEvoy The Gimme Some Wine Tour
Eleanor McEvoy The Gimme Some Wine Tour - Sun 7th April, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Emma Stevens - The Atoms Tour
Emma Stevens - The Atoms Tour - Thu 9th May, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Luke Jackson Trio
Luke Jackson Trio - Sat 1st June, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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 ...

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Steve Knightley announces 2019 solo tour ‘Roadworks’
Steve Knightley announces 2019 solo tour ‘Roadworks’ - Thu 20th June, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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. ...

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