UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

Fri 7th August
"VIRTUALLY GREEN NOTE" (live-stream)
A selection of our favourite artists performing 'in the round'... streamed live from their homes to yours!

Wed 12th August
"VIRTUALLY GREEN NOTE" (live-stream)
A selection of our favourite artists performing 'in the round'... streamed live from their homes to yours!

Fri 14th August
"VIRTUALLY GREEN NOTE" (live-stream)
A selection of our favourite artists performing 'in the round'... streamed live from their homes to yours!

Fri 21st August
"VIRTUALLY GREEN NOTE" (live-stream)
A selection of our favourite artists performing 'in the round'... streamed live from their homes to yours!

Fri 4th September
GREEN NOTE
‘Finely crafted folk is elevated towards greatness by the stunning voice of Alessi Laurent-Marke’ – Clash Magazine
Postponed

Sat 5th September
GREEN NOTE
"Awash with wit, lust and distraction…..the cleverest writer and most magnetic performer of Blues in the UK." MOJO
Postponed

Wed 9th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Tankus the Henge frontman presents his solo work, taking inspiration from bar-room piano players of the Old West, the mournful melodies of his Cypriot ancestry and a patchwork of comic and tragic stories
Postponed

Sat 12th September
GREEN NOTE
'Lovely music … properly steeped in those good folk traditions’ BBC Radio Solent
Postponed

Mon 14th September
THE WATER RATS
Like Simon and Garfunkel lost at sea, salt in their beards, wind at their backs, and whiskey in their bottles...
Postponed

Mon 14th September
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winner and Rough Trade recording artist Josienne Clarke - 'exquisite' The Observer / 'extraordinary' MOJO.
Postponed

Tue 15th September
THE WATER RATS
Top Nashville songwriter returns for a full band show!
Postponed

Wed 16th September
GREEN NOTE
Cellist, singer and songwriter brings her EP to life in its freshest form with her first ever full band gig
Postponed

Thu 17th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Nominated for Acoustic Artist of The Year, alongside Young Artist of the Year in the UK Blues Awards, Bassford's star is firmly on the rise!
Postponed

Sun 20th September
GREEN NOTE
Six invited acts perform original pieces they’ve written under the theme 'Chapters'.
Postponed

Fri 25th September
WATER RATS
Raucous, upbeat folk music, for those who like a drink with their tunes!
Postponed

Mon 28th September
GREEN NOTE
Platinum selling Irish singer-songwriter, performer, raconteur and a whole lot more besides! “A mixture of all the great voices of the 20th Century” 5* The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Tue 29th September
Online (via Zoom)
A virtual version of our usual monthly open mic... everyone welcome!

Wed 30th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
New Roots presents perfect contemporary singer-songwriter double-bills in miniature, tonight with Paul Mosley (‘‘What a voice’ Jools Holland’ / ★★★★ Q Magazine) and Hannah Nicholson .
Postponed

Wed 30th September
THE OLD QUEEN'S HEAD
The nation’s favourite new British male country artist... ‘It’s great to see Jake Morrell flying the flag for British Country’ Dermot O’Leary, BBC Radio 2
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 30th September
GREEN NOTE
One of the brightest rising stars on the UK roots music scene!
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Fri 2nd October
THE BASEMENT BAR
A unique combo of ratty jazz, drowned pop, magic & mystery inspired by the likes of Tom Waits, Nina Simone, Jaques Brel and the Shangri-Las...
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 2nd October
GREEN NOTE
An innovative interpretation of American Old-Time tradition, blending roots material with fresh arrangements and original compositions.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 3rd October
THE BASEMENT BAR
"A Beguiling Soulfulness" Jazz Times / "Miss Dubé, the first British recipient of the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Award, has a voice of the purest gold." Jazz In Reading, 2019
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 3rd October
GREEN NOTE
“The novelty of frontman Keith Xander’s guitar approach – he lodges a plectrum in the hook of his prosthetic arm – is soon overshadowed by this band’s convincing splice of soul, blues and country.” Classic Rock Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 4th October
GREEN NOTE
Fast-rising alternative folk band from East Yorkshire / "Absolutely wonderful" - Amazing Radio
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 10th October
GREEN NOTE
A heady brew of Irish and American folk music performed with a distinctly English style from this hugely entertaining old-time band!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 12th October
GREEN NOTE
Acclaimed US singer-songwriter plays her London debut
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 14th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Widely accepted one of the best interpreters of New Orleans piano in the UK!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 15th October
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents Leonie Evans (& band) - a superb blend of folk, blues and jazz with a uniquely original songwriting style. ""Like nothing else I've ever heard in my life, I was just blown away by her" Cerys Matthews, BBC 6 Music
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 16th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
An engaging journey through jazz classics. Expect songs from Rodgers, Porter, Gershwin and more..
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Fri 23rd October
GREEN NOTE
Country Blues' like you never heard! There's a hint of Gram, a sniff of Dylan and a twist of Waylon's blues ... Simply put, it's exactly what it says on the tin!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 24th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
An adventurous musical conception playing original music with influences ranging from musette, New Orleans jazz, old time, and European folk traditions!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 25th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
New Roots presents a very special concert of pre-50s folk-blues and other inspirations from Jack Harris, a hugely respected figure on the UK roots scene
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 26th October
GREEN NOTE
Singer-songwriter from West Yorkshire brings a notably British blend of pop and country to the stage
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 30th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Wild Gypsy dances & lighting fast Irish jigs mixed all together with a signature infectious punk energy that has audiences stomping and hollering throughout the night.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 30th October
GREEN NOTE
"Rooted in Bluegrass and UK Folk Music, they're a wonderful bridge across the Atlantic. ” Whispering Bob Harris, OBE BBC 2 Country
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 1st November
GREEN NOTE
Singer and musician, best known as cofounder of Irish super-group, Hot House Flowers plays rare solo intimate show
Book Tickets
£ 20.00

Fri 6th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Modern jazz inspired by melodies and music-making of long ago: Renaissance chant and Baroque themes get a makeover from today’s musical standpoint.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 7th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Hang onto your hats because this genre-bending power duo is ready to take you on a ride!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 11th November
GREEN NOTE
Singer and guitarist of acclaimed alt. country band The Whybirds plays from his critically acclaimed debut solo album
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 13th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
A ragtime country-blues outfit sure to get your feet stomping!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 13th November
BUSH HALL
Sunday Times ‘Breaking Act’ & one of the UK alt-folk’s best kept secrets... “he excels at propulsive, narratively rich folk, delivered in a soaring, clear-as-a-bell singing voice” The Sunday Times
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 14th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Rootsy and rhythmic original songs, Blues and Americana
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 19th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Bawdy blues from the likes of Bessie Smith, Lil Johnson, Blu Lu Barker plus jazz standards to make you laugh and cry. Not for the fainthearted!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 19th November
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents acclaimed London-based Dublin singer-songwriter Louis Brennan, playing a rare full band show. ‘A master storyteller with a voice like rolling thunder’ - GQ Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 21st November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Top piano player whose repertoire covers the stride and barrelhouse piano styles of the 1920s, through to the great New Orleans piano players like Professor Longhair, Fats Domino, and Dr. John.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sat 21st November
GREEN NOTE
The sound of a ragtime street band that walked onto a Hollywood stage in 1933.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 25th November
THE LEXINGTON
Declared by music critics as a cross between Janis Joplin, Florence Welch and Courtney Barnett, Lauren Ruth Ward is a force of nature!
Book Tickets
£ 14.50

Wed 25th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Stand back and light the blues touchpaper for a night of vocal wizardry, stellar slide guitar and compulsive grooves!
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 25th November
GREEN NOTE
A song-centred gig that weaves in acoustic and electronic sounds, samples, field recordings, interviews, collaborations and co-writes featuring Tobias Ben Jacob + John Elliott (The Little Unsaid)
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 27th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Songs from the 30's and 40's - Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday with a modern vibe of appreciation
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 29th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Bringing a quaint British charm to Americana.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Fri 4th December
GREEN NOTE
A fusion of traditional Eastern European, Balkan, Gypsy and Classical Music
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 8th December
GREEN NOTE
Scotland-USA Trans-Atlantic collaboration feat ‘Top 100 Acoustic Guitarist’ Williams + Scottish singer-songwriter Noakes who has more than 50 years and 20 albums under his belt.
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Wed 9th December
GREEN NOTE
Talented songwriter, storyteller & modern day troubadour known for his distinctive voice and understated songwriting. A sensitive singer, with blues and folk leanings, he has been compared to Nick Drake and Richard Hawley. Tonight presenting his new album.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 12th December
GREEN NOTE
1930’s voodoo sounds with a steamy broth of vaudeville, blues, skiffle, early ska, old-timey country and folk.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 13th December
GREEN NOTE
The multi-instrumental half of the west countryʼs award winning acoustic duo, Show of Hands.
Book Tickets
£ 16.00

Mon 14th December
GREEN NOTE
"Every so often a new voice emerges, one so stunning that it knocks you sideways. Jackson has been compared to a young Richard Thompson and for once these are not empty words" Acoustic Magazine... “Jackson is one of the most dynamic and exciting live performers of his generation” Folk Radio
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 16th December
GREEN NOTE
Join Black Eyed Dogs for an intimate trio show helmed by one of the fathers of Americana Ethan Johns.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 16th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
Combines soulful vocals, relatable lyrics and bluesy melodies with influences by great Soul and Blues performers such as Sam Cooke & Ray Charles!
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sat 16th January
The authentic sounds of 1920's and 30's America - Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Ragtime - with a twist!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 24th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
An intimate evening of original jazz tunes and some classic standards from nu jazz singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Faye Patton. Expect bluesy, soulful vocals, blistering piano hooks and glittering guitar magic.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 30th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
An exuberant mix of New Orleans style piano, Barrelhouse, Rhythm and Blues, Rock n Roll, and Boogie Woogie!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 30th January
GREEN NOTE
An eclectic mix of swinging blues from the 20s-50s... "Excellent band...her smoky/laid-back voice does the risqué blues-with-soul stuff with a vengeance." (Blues in the South)
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 6th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
A Tour-de-force with only his guitar, harp, voice and a stompbox... "Howling Wolf meets Screaming Jay Hawkins.....carried on the wings of a wailing slide guitar" Blues in Britain
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Thu 11th March
GREEN NOTE
Two captivating artists share the stage...
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 21st March
GREEN NOTE
Distinctively catchy pop melodies, fused with folk instrumentation and a touch of country.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 23rd March
GREEN NOTE
Kerrville folk fest winner described as "the Joan Baez of Baltimore"
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 26th March
THE 100 CLUB
“Wille and the Bandits are a blues rock powerhouse.” Guitarist Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sat 27th March
GREEN NOTE
Sun-shiny songs thriving on dark themes behind irresistible rhythms.
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Sun 28th March
GREEN NOTE
Singer-songwriter and musician from London with Iraqi and Belarusian heritage
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 13th April
GREEN NOTE
Presented by 'Irish Music and Dance in London (IMDL), this evening Damien O'Reilly will launch his debut solo album 'Dúchas' with accompanist, John Blake plus support.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 14th April
GREEN NOTE
Drawing comparisons with Lucinda Williams and Gillian Welch, Canadian artist Lynn Hansen is know for her hard-living style of music, mixing gritty ballads with driving roots-tinged guitar.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 13th May
GREEN NOTE
“Rebecca Loebe is a woman at the height of her powers.” NPR’s Mountain Stage.... “Mixing resilience, empowerment and just a bit of pissed-off punch…” Rolling Stone
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 19th May
GREEN NOTE
Thunder and Rain finds themselves in a place somewhere between their bluegrass origins, and today’s somewhat undefined Americana market, mixing elements of folk and modern country into their sound.” Bluegrass Today... “The foot-tappingly infectious, often dreamy melodies and tumbling chorus hooks work to soothe and invigorate like clean mountain air.” Folk Radio UK
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sat 5th June
GREEN NOTE
Multi-award winners incl JUNO Award for Instrumental Album of the Year, The Fretless take string music to fascinating places as it transforms Irish fiddle tunes and folk melodies into intricate, beautiful, high-energy arrangements.
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 1st July
GREEN NOTE
US Bluegrass Ambassadors... "Heavenly harmonies on top of furious fingerpicking" (Time Out Chicago)
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Tue 16th November
GREEN NOTE
"One of the hottest new up-and-coming bluegrass bands." Folkandroutes.co.uk
Book Tickets
£ 15.00