UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

Sun 22nd September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Two rising artists perform an intimate solo show
Sold out

Sun 22nd September
GREEN NOTE
Folk’s favourite former farmer and secret hit maker!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 23rd September
GREEN NOTE
A celebration of Greek composer Mitsakis presenting some of his classics but also lesser known songs
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 24th September
GREEN NOTE
Everyone welcome! Whether you’re coming along to play or just to chill out in a fun, friendly atmosphere, kick back and enjoy the music...
£ 2.00

Tue 24th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Gifted singer songwriter from Florida making his UK debut!
Sold out

Wed 25th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Fusing Appalachia with home-grown folk... “music as true as it gets” Blues Blast Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 25th September
GREEN NOTE
Soul/blues/Americana singer songwriter from Co. Antrim... "The Muscle Shoals Sessions" - Album Launch Party
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 25th September
PAPER DRESS VINTAGE
"Astounding voice alert, Amy is a great sonic explorer in the tradition of Janis Joplin and John Martyn” BBC NI
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Thu 26th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Imagine a combo of Pink Floyd’s ethereal epic-ness, Jimi Hendrix’s psychedelic soul-funk, a touch of J-Dilla/Madlib beat conducting with a twist of Led Zepellin riffs and you’re half way there!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 26th September
GREEN NOTE
Talentbanq presents... Unbelievable talent from around the globe in this musically varied triple bill.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Fri 27th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
An entirely fresh approach to World Jazz, fusing Klezmer & Arabic melodies with modern dance grooves.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 27th September
GREEN NOTE
"Folk-influenced ethereal pop that delightfully doesn't fit into any existing musical pigeonhole" (R2 Magazine). "Fully immersive and entertaining; seductive and beautiful in equal measure” (Mumble Music).
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 28th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Alice Phelps is back with a lively hot new trio called 'Struttin' Time', paying homage to the music of New Orleans, New York and the Caribbean. Think along the lines of Fats Waller, Louis Armstrong and even some Harry Belafonte.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sat 28th September
GREEN NOTE
Good old fashioned bluegrass songs about whisky, murder, and railroads.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 29th September
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

Sun 29th September
GREEN NOTE
Kerrville folk fest winner described as "the Joan Baez of Baltimore" makes her UK debut.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 30th September
GREEN NOTE
‘This is folk music for everyone – a master-class in proficiency, an exercise in individuality and a declaration of love of the folk tradition from both sides of the Atlantic’ ★★★★★ - Spiral Earth
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 1st October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Widely accepted one of the best interpreters of New Orleans piano in the UK!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 1st October
GREEN NOTE
Full band EP launch show from the Devonshire folk singer-songwriter, Freya Ward. Known for intricate guitar, delicate melodies and captivating lyrics.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 2nd October
THE WATER RATS
"A gorgeously rich slice of crystalline pop that evokes classic records by the Walker Brothers, Love, and Burt Bacharach…" (The Big Issue)
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 2nd October
GREEN NOTE
“Tugging at the heartstrings, is often uplifting, includes gorgeous melodies, great vocals and playing, brilliant arrangements and atmospheres that flow between deep, dark and spooky, as well as eerie and haunting with occasional flashes of light.” AmericanaUK
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Wed 2nd October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Stripped back sound and new arrangements from this widely praised and accomplished musician / "Spine tinglingly beautiful" Bright Young Folk
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 3rd October
THE WATER RATS
Captivating three-time JUNO nominated singer-songwriter plays from her latest album.
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 3rd October
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 3rd October
GREEN NOTE
Special solo show from unique genre-spanning songwriter who embraces elements of electronica, folk, jazz and alt-rock.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 4th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Award winning British bluesman Dave Peabody and classically trained violinist Regina Mudrich perform an entertaining selection of blues, early jazz songs and the odd oddity.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 4th October
GREEN NOTE
Senegalese soul! ‘Most Impressive, echoes a lot of greats like Orchestra Baobab and Youssou N’Dour but with very much it’s own sound’ – Jamie Renton (DJ, fROOTS)
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 5th October
GREEN NOTE
An acoustic-driven sound with strong influences from modern country music... fast becoming one to watch on the UK scene.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 5th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
"Elements of swing, vaudeville, hillbilly and skiffle come together through a quaint collection of songs, delivered with sincerity and relentless enthusiasm" ★★★★★ The Modern Record
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 5th October
GREEN NOTE
"An eclectic fusion of Rock and Blues, always from the heart and guaranteed to raise not only the roof but the Soul. "The best rock voice since Janis Joplin." Roger Daltrey, The Who
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sun 6th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Presenting brand new music, including jazz improvisation, electronic beats and alternative rock.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 6th October
THE OLD QUEEN'S HEAD
Songs with a hint of contemporary—dosed with uncontrolled laughter, deep-rooted couplets and sudden, impromptu shifts—that speak to familiar rhythms of the past.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 6th October
GREEN NOTE
Multi instrumentalist British folk and roots duo combine delicately interweaving vocal harmonies with emotive and evocative songwriting.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 7th October
GREEN NOTE
New trio combining the acclaimed talents of folksinger Rosie Hodgson, traditional fiddler Rowan Piggott, and guitarist-flautist Philippe Barnes. A tapestry of traditional & self-penned songs with a charm and familarity that is usually only found in seasoned line-ups.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 8th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
New Roots presents a very special concert of pre-50s country blues and folk from Jack Harris, a hugely respected figure on the UK roots scene.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 8th October
GREEN NOTE
Drawing inspiration from idol, Billy Bragg, Dave’s music is a form of folk, acoustic rock with his own twist.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 9th October
GREEN NOTE
A one-man-soul-band, and poet.
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Wed 9th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Songs of the human experience in an eclectic range of styles across the folk and roots spectrum
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 9th October
THE SLAUGHTERED LAMB
Singing It All Back Home: Appalachian Ballads of English and Scottish Origin Naomi Bedford and Paul Simmonds.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 10th October
THE ISLINGTON
Two talented Oregon singer-songwriters.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 10th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
An evening of spoken word and music
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Thu 10th October
GREEN NOTE
'An absolutely superb guitarist ... reminiscent of John Martyn" Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2 ''Articulate, compelling ... brilliant'' (Four stars) Mojo Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Fri 11th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
With a sound and style that conjure the golden age of jazz, Miss Rosie & The Moonshyne Runners celebrate the Great American Songbook of Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, and Anita O’Day.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 11th October
GREEN NOTE
Brighton-based contemporary folk group mixing British and American styles... British folk without the stiff upper lip!
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Sat 12th October
GREEN NOTE
Global adventures in rhythm. An exciting and interactive drum workshop presented by Elephant Drums and led by Adam Teixeira.
Book Tickets
£ 17.00

Sat 12th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
A mix of original & standard blues, honey tonk, N'Awlins, ragtime, boogie & more with one of the world's leading blues players on piano & vocals.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 12th October
GREEN NOTE
An international stringband playing a mix of bluegrass, old-time and gospel originals and treasures.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 13th October
GREEN NOTE
Greek Rebetiko... a series of songs from a selection of the greatest Greek composers...
£ 7.00

Sun 13th October
THE LEXINGTON
“Newcastle’s finest swing-honkytonk-rockabilly band” fRoots
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 13th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Long-time friends share the stage in this stylistically eclectic double bill. Music without boundaries... “Nothing short of transportive” Steve LaBate (Paste Magazine)
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 13th October
New England-based singer/songwriter shares his love of music fully and completely, without regard for shading his emotions or tempering his convictions. Sharing the stage with soulful British-Canadian songwriter, singer and multi-instrumentalist.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 14th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Part-concert and part-homage, this celebration of the music and spirit of the iconic legend, a must see show for Cohen lovers and newcomers alike
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Mon 14th October
GREEN NOTE
An intimate deep dive into your favourite songs by your favourite London-Based Singer/Songwriters. Featuring August and After + Si Connelly.
Cancelled

Tue 15th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Sold out

Tue 15th October
GREEN NOTE
A double bill featuring both contemporary Motown and Jazz sounds and "Fun, Soulful grooves that won't fail to put a smile on your face!" - Gig Soup
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Wed 16th October
THE WATER RATS
Taking influences from Little Feat, The Band, The Rolling Stones and Crosby, Stills Nash & Young but also mixing it with the eclectic musical backgrounds that each member brings, allows Jawbone to create a very fresh take on rock’n’roll.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Wed 16th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Folk-suffused indie pop songs that are equal parts positive and melancholy, rich with the evocative scent of the past like a warm breeze off the desert.”— Various Small Flames
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 16th October
GREEN NOTE
Combining the magic of old classics with his own original material, Tommy Hare delights audiences with the great American musical traditions of blues, rock & roll, country and soul.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 17th October
OLD QUEEN'S HEAD
One of Sweden's hottest acts!
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 17th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Poetry Jazz Folk… A fascinating voice” Frank Hennessey BBC Radio Wales
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Thu 17th October
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents acclaimed folk-roots Scottish troubadour ADAM BEATTIE (‘incredibly beautiful’ Mary Ann Hobbs, BBC Radio 2) and band, plus support from traditional singer DOMINIE HOOPER.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 18th October
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

Fri 18th October
GREEN NOTE
A new collective of female musicians led by award-winning singer-songwriters Cerian (Radiohead/ U2/ Imogen Heap) and Daisy Chute (All Angels).
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 19th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Fingerpicking country blues guitarist playing original compositions along with arrangements of jazz standards, old ragtime songs and other American roots music.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 19th October
GREEN NOTE
Houserockin', Jumpin' and Lowdown Blues...
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 20th October
GREEN NOTE
A special monthly residency hosted by The Magic Numbers' siblings Romeo and Michele Stodart presenting acts they admire...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 21st October
GREEN NOTE
Award winning female folk trio singing traditional songs about love, loss, death, soldiers and sailors.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 22nd October
GREEN NOTE
Acclaimed songwriters Ben Bedford & Kirsty McGee bring an intimate & memorable live show with tales from both sides of the Atlantic.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 23rd October
ACES & EIGHTS
Sun-shiny songs thriving on dark themes behind irresistible rhythms.
Book Tickets
£ 13.00

Wed 23rd October
THE WATER RATS
“Like the love-child of Steel Pulse, Kate Tempest, and The Sleaford Mods” Tom Robinson, BBC6Music
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Wed 23rd October
...dusty barroom shuffles, sassy two-steps and ethereal country-folk... informed by the vintage duets of George Jones and Melba Montgomery, as well as the more modern pairing of John Prine and Iris DeMent." Chicago Tribune
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 24th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Acoustic free improvisation evening featuring some of the leading players on London’s thriving free jazz scene... Tonight featuring Kim Macari Stone-Lonergan (trumpet) and Bex Burch (Gyil - Ghanaian xylophone).
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Thu 24th October
GREEN NOTE
"20 seconds in and I'm hooked! First, it was the voice, then the songs and then the guitar playing - superb stuff - if my show wasn't full this week I'd play the heck out of this - already in the folder for next week's show and contender for Album of The Week too! Love it!” Bishop FM Blues Show presenter Gary Grainger
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 25th October
THE WATER RATS
A lively evening of music from Eileen Rose and her band... author, singer, songwriter and professional honky tonk girl!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 25th 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
£ 9.00

Fri 25th October
GREEN NOTE
Talented multi-instrumentalist from London performing some of her newest melodic pop music with her band.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 26th October
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

Sat 26th October
GREEN NOTE
One of London’s top London New Orleans R&B bands. Featuring the music of Fats Domino, Dr John, Allen Toussaint and more!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 27th October
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

Sun 27th October
GREEN NOTE
"Porter is a dazzling acoustic guitarist with a moody baritone..." (The Washington Post), "Willy plays rhythms that make me want to crawl inside his guitar and sleep there forever." (Tori Amos), “I found Willy on iTunes six years ago. Went to see him live and joined the converted.“ (Al Kooper - Bob Dylan/Blood, Sweat & Tears)
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 28th October
GREEN NOTE
Hailed as "10 New Country Artists You Need To Know" by Rolling Stone, “Senora May Sounds Like: A mountain music version of Feist’s “Gatekeeper” with the occasional flute. For Fans of: Cat Power, Bright Eyes, Lucinda Williams. ” Rolling Stone Country
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 29th October
GREEN NOTE
Everyone welcome! Whether you’re coming along to play or just to chill out in a fun, friendly atmosphere, kick back and enjoy the music...
£ 2.00

Tue 29th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
A Westcountry folk duo who bring traditional and contemporary styles on fiddle and guitar to folk tunes and songs from around the British Isles
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 30th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Evans (clarinet) & Csaranko (accordion & piano) are an international klezmer duo, performing the repertoire of clarinet legend Dave Tarras, the man hailed “the Benny Goodman of klezmer".
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 30th October
GREEN NOTE
"Listen to her lyrics. Ana is the folk Nina Simone." - Lucinda Williams / “Ana has the rare gift of being so eloquent and simple that she takes your breath away. I just love her." - Shawn Colvin
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 31st October
GREEN NOTE
A double bill featuring two critically acclaimed musicians. Expect Country, Blues, Americana, and Rock-N-Roll!
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Fri 1st November
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Lovely, unique, & haunting voice.” Penguin Eggs... “Imaginative narratives woven throughout his songs that catch & hold the listener.” Permanent Rain Press... “One of the most unique and captivating singing voices I’ve ever heard” Leader Post Regina
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 1st November
GREEN NOTE
A new show from the voice of Kat&Co centred on her American Blues Roots.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 2nd November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Classic country music from the era of country where it still shared a lot of it's DNA with blues, jazz and Rock n Roll.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 2nd November
GREEN NOTE
The sound of a ragtime street band that walked onto a Hollywood stage in 1933.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 3rd November
GREEN NOTE
Greek Rebetiko... a series of songs from a selection of the greatest Greek composers...
£ 7.00

Sun 3rd November
THE WATER RATS
“A country-folk singer destined for musical stardom…sheer talent & determination…a captivating artist…future big successes to come for this gifted singer-songwriter” – Glamour Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sun 3rd November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Rich music that draws on the vast traditions of jazz, blues, classical and North African/Middle Eastern music on oud & double bass.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 3rd November
GREEN NOTE
Unique intimate evening, only London show of 2019.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 4th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 4th November
GREEN NOTE
With intricately arranged vocal harmonies and expert musicianship, The Chris Cleverley Trio offer a live experience for enthusiasts of contemporary and traditional folk music alike.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 5th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Show of Hands meets Frank Turner... enough to remind you why you got into music in the first place” BBC 6music DJ Tom Robinson.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 5th November
GREEN NOTE
A fantastically exciting, joyous World Music meeting of Ghanaian and contemporary Western folk styles from 6-piece band featuring Grammy nominated Sonny Johns and Ghanaian xylophone master Isaac Birituro.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 6th November
GREEN NOTE
Top Nashville songwriter returns to the Green Note stage.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 7th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Bob Cheevers is one cool scarecrow gypsy poet who writes and sings the romantic, beautiful truth. When he releases a record, I listen.” Ray Wylie Hubbard
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 7th November
GREEN NOTE
“Fiery, socially-conscious bluegrass-folk” No Depression
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Fri 8th 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

Fri 8th November
GREEN NOTE
Conjuring up the mood of 1930s Paris, fused with flavours of Eastern Europe and the energy of a campfire jam session...
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 9th November
GREEN NOTE
An afternoon of folk in this matinee double bill featuring two talented acts.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 9th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Top London Blues guitar player and Singer + multi-award winning harmonica player go back to the roots of Chicago Blues with an original twist
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sat 9th November
GREEN NOTE
Authentic Vintage Gospel-infused 1950s Rhythm and Blues!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 10th November
GREEN NOTE
Legendary songwriter with a "right hand worthy of Broonzy" ...Clapton, Keith Richards and the late John Renbourn all named him as an important early influence.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Mon 11th November
GREEN NOTE
‘Acoustic and electronic, human and machine are all intertwined to make a whole that is bewitching and definitely within the tradition of fine genre straddling music […] there is definitely an otherworldly quality to the best of this album.’ Northern Sky Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Tue 12th November
THE WATER RATS
Imagine if Simon and Garfunkel were lost at sea, salt on their skin, wind in their beards, and whiskey in their bottles. Welcome to the mythic world of Son of Town Hall...
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Tue 12th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Irish Americana/Roots duo known for their tight vocal harmonies and intelligent songwriting
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 12th November
GREEN NOTE
Album release show for Gold of Scar & Shale, the second solo album from traditional folk singer and multi-instrumentalist, Jack Rutter
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 13th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Some of the finest songwriters and performers on the London scene.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 13th November
GREEN NOTE
“[Kim Richey] would rule the charts in a land where Marshall Crenshaw was king, Aimee Mann queen, and the The Beatles never put out another record after Revolver.” Steve Horowitz, popmatters.com
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 14th November
GREEN NOTE
A special monthly residency hosted by The Magic Numbers' siblings Romeo and Michele Stodart presenting acts they admire...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 15th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
A mix of original & standard blues, honey tonk, N'Awlins, ragtime, boogie & more with one of the world's leading blues players on piano & vocals.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 15th November
GREEN NOTE
A rich fusion of musical greats, bearing velvet tones of Joan Armarading and Nina Simone adding a heady, folk-jazz splash of John Martyn thrown in.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 16th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
A journey of the sizzling sounds of swing, playing jazz standards, Latin rhythms and some original material – all under the umbrella of “gypsy jazz”
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 16th November
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

Sun 17th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
A songwriter’s circle featuring two well established American folk singers.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 17th November
GREEN NOTE
A special show as part of the EFG London Jazz Festival.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Mon 18th November
GREEN NOTE
"Will Pound is a master of the mouth harp” UNCUT Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 19th November
BUSH HALL
Acclaimed singer-songwriter with a rare gift for poetic melancholy. “extraordinary” (Mojo) / “gently exquisite” (The Observer) / “full of depth” (The Telegraph)
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Tue 19th November
GREEN NOTE
Join us at Gutter Street for a night of entertainment where poets, musicians and actors have been invited to write and perform a new piece of material based under one collective theme - 'One For The Road'
Book Tickets
£ 6.00

Wed 20th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Their take on the singer-songwriter thing spirals out of a love of jazz, classical and folk music, from Bach to Gershwin, Paco de Lucia to Bob Dylan, Ella Fitzgerald and back again... "Reminiscent of early Joni Mitchell” RnR
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 20th November
GREEN NOTE
A special show as part of the EFG London Jazz Festival.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 21st November
THE OLD QUEENS HEAD
Americana, Folk, and Acoustic Indie Rock sensibilities coexist comfortably in the musical world of The Black Feathers. With songs that are both modern and ancient and a stage chemistry that will rivet and delight their audiences.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 21st November
GREEN NOTE
BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winner and the youngest person ever to be nominated for the prestigious BBC Folk Singer of the Year... Named ‘Brit-folks most forthright new young talent’ by MOJO and ‘inspiring’ by Billy Bragg
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 22nd November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Combining 50s Chicago blues with gentle Jamaican reggae rhythms
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 22nd November
GREEN NOTE
A special show as part of the EFG London Jazz Festival.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sat 23rd November
GREEN NOTE
Original jazz, blues, soul & rock n roll with a vintage-inspired sound
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 24th November
THE WATER RATS
A blend of atmospheric and autobiographical material from one of the UK’s best known finger picking style guitar players.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sun 24th November
GREEN NOTE
A special show as part of the EFG London Jazz Festival.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 25th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
A special evening with BMI award-winning and multi-platinum selling Nashville songwriter Jude Johnstone + Daniel Cainer, himself a multi-award winning songwriter.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 25th November
GREEN NOTE
A double bill featuring two talented singer-songwriters.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 28th November
GREEN NOTE
“This Irish trio stands right at the forefront of contemporary cutting-edge folk and even that description sells it a little short.” AmericanaUK
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 29th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Original arrangements from the early Jazz era (1920s - 40s)... Duke Ellington, Chick Webb, Fats Waller and more.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Fri 29th November
GREEN NOTE
Winners of the 2015 Spiral Earth Award for Best Debut... a unique and powerful combo of dexterous instrumental playing, memorable songwriting and energetic live shows, with roots in bluegrass but collective influences reaching much further...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 30th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
A trio performing numbers reminiscent of the golden era of jazz, covering uptempo dance hall tunes from the 1920's to the 1950's in addition to some well known ballads.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 30th November
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

Sun 1st December
GREEN NOTE
Special all-ages matinée performance with tongue-in-cheek covers and hilarious banter.
Sold out

Sun 1st December
GREEN NOTE
Special all-ages matinée performance with tongue-in-cheek covers and hilarious banter.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sun 1st December
THE 100 CLUB
At long last, a new album of Eilen Jewell originals is arriving in August, 2019! Eilen is calling this her favorite album yet.
Book Tickets
£ 20.00

Sun 1st December
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Political, poignant....profound” AmericanaUK ... “A natural storyteller and reflective lyricist” Maverick Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 1st December
GREEN NOTE
Rare solo show from Wille & The Bandits frontman!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 2nd December
THE LEXINGTON
“a thumping depth of passion, recalling the intensity and melancholic overtones of Nick Cave and Leonard Cohen.”
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Mon 2nd December
GREEN NOTE
Songs of love, loss and rebellion; tales old and new, each with a modern twist. Described as "beautiful and enchanting” by Living Tradition and "Absolutely captivating” R2 Magazine.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 4th December
GREEN NOTE
“Luft and Edwards sound right at home together, and they may soon join duos like Mandolin Orange and Shovels & Rope among the ranks of Americana prestige.” Paste Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 5th December
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 5th December
GREEN NOTE
“A joyous blend of indie and country” (Daily Record)... “well-crafted songs featuring slick harmonies” (Telegraph)
Sold out

Fri 6th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
A voice and double bass jazz duo
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 7th December
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 7th December
GREEN NOTE
The authentic sounds of 1920's and 30's America - Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Ragtime - with a twist!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 8th December
GREEN NOTE
Greek Rebetiko... a series of songs from a selection of the greatest Greek composers...
£ 7.00

Sun 8th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
A double set Christmas extravaganza from this highly acclaimed artist, referred to as a “genius” and a “downtown ringleader” by The New Yorker, and as "one of New York’s more colorful band leaders for more than a decade.” by WNYC’s legendary DJ John Schaefer.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 8th December
GREEN NOTE
“dynamic hybrid jazz-meets-classical project that explores tango, bossa nova, pop, jazz and world sounds via violin, cello and percussion.” – Time Out
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 9th December
ST PANCRAS OLD CHURCH
Drawing on stories from her own eventful life as well as folklore and myth, Ana’s songs are vignettes, poignant snapshots in time that weave poetry and melody to magical effect.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Tue 10th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 10th December
PAPER DRESS VINTAGE
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
£ 12.00

Tue 10th December
GREEN NOTE
Celebrated songsmith shares sophisticated musical tales of human vulnerability and connection that takes folk music to a realm cinematic in reach and vision.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 12th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
UK-based singer/songwriter... "...unusual, inspiring and totally unique"-The Box fanzine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 12th December
GREEN NOTE
Re-working of old Irish tunes and songs
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 13th December
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 13th December
GREEN NOTE
Senegalese kora virtuoso/singer Kadialy Kouyate showcases his fleet-fingered skills on this mesmerizing instrument, complementing it with his hauntingly, darkly beautiful voice, to create a Toumani Diabate-meets-Youssou N’Dour sound." Time Out
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 14th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
Delightful original music that is influenced by the old sounds of Country, Folk, Country Blues and Bluegrass + traditional Country songs and rip roaring fiddle tunes.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 14th December
GREEN NOTE
Old country, the blues and honky tonk music..."Qualifies as being in the best of British Country Music" British Country Music Show
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 15th December
GREEN NOTE
The multi-instrumental half of the west countryʼs award winning acoustic duo, Show of Hands.
Book Tickets
£ 16.00

Sun 15th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
Classic standard Gypsy Jazz tunes and many popular and modern songs arranged in a unique, energetic and powerful style.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sun 15th December
GREEN NOTE
“Smoky soul, folk-pop and heart-wrenching alt-country, all in a rich voice” - Q Magazine
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£ 12.00

Mon 16th December
GREEN NOTE
A show of varied entertainment with an emphasis on melody and meaningful lyrics and also a bit of jovial banter to ease the proceedings along with a titter.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 19th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Exceptional new singer” Hitchin Folk Club
Book Tickets
£ 8.50

Fri 20th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
1920s and 30s jazz and blues
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 4th January
GREEN NOTE
World-class gypsy swing ensemble performing the works of Django Reinhardt and their own up-beat quirky original compositions in the style of Hot Club de France
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 9th January
GREEN NOTE
Stripped back set from this talented alternative blues singer. Expect new music and new sounds.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 10th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
The hippest in Blues, Bop and Boogaloo... fiery, fresh jazz from a foundation deeply entrenched in the roots of the genre.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 10th January
GREEN NOTE
Taking inspiration from the 1940's jazz of Billie, the blues grit of the Wolf, and the genre sidestepping of Waits... broken down roots music!
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Sat 11th January
GREEN NOTE
...brilliantly rendered, crowd pleasing cabaret tuneage raised to the level of magnificence by virtuosic playing!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 12th January
GREEN NOTE
Greek Rebetiko... a series of songs from a selection of the greatest Greek composers...
£ 7.00

Tue 14th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 17th January
GREEN NOTE
Irish Mountain Music for City Folk... "They really pack a punch with their full-on rocking acoustic bluegrassy folk” Folk Radio UK
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 18th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
Jazz, blues, rock and gypsy incorporated into a unique sound.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sat 18th January
THE WATER RATS
“In between the country-pop music of today and the gritty sound of yesterday you find The Honeycutters with a country-Americana sound that catches the ears of both the young and old. Musically, they make a traditional, honky-tonk-flavored sound bursting with driving rhythmic ambition, enchanting melodies and deeply poetic lyrics.” Maverick Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Tue 21st January
GREEN NOTE
Special double-bill featuring two top US songwriters.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Fri 24th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
"World-class vocalist with the ability to delve deep into the meanings of the lyrics of the great jazz songbooks, and then to improvise over them with fluency, fluidity and a horn-like intonation, accompanied by the piano artistry of Robin Aspland."
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 24th January
GREEN NOTE
Down and dirty savage swamp infested gypsy blues
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 25th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
A ragtime country-blues outfit sure to get your feet stomping!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 25th January
GREEN NOTE
Harmony driven Alternative-Americana band with soul!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 26th January
GREEN NOTE
Celebrated guitarist on both sides of the Atlantic / “Distinctly British-accented melancholy – that seemingly courses through the bloodline.” - Uncut
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 31st January
THE SLAUGHTERED LAMB
'A warm treat...his melodies reminiscent of Leonard Cohen with lyrical nods to Bob Dylan, and his voice has echoes of Tim Hardin' The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 31st January
GREEN NOTE
...sorrowful harmonies, driving rhythms and break-neck fiddle to keep you dancing and sobbing into the night in equal measure.
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Tue 11th February
THE WATER RATS
"With a sound both soaring and sad, the Texas-based Baker sings in a raspy talk-whisper that makes you stop what you're doing, sit down and listen" - Scott Stroud, The Associated Press
Book Tickets
£ 17.00

Sat 15th February
GREEN NOTE
“...a gritty, rootsy mélange full of sweeping licks, pumping bass lines and tasty harmonies, successfully blending a modern country twang with rollicking bluegrass.” – Steve Harvey, editor, Acoustic Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 21st February
GREEN NOTE
Raucous, upbeat folk music, for those who like a drink with their tunes!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 23rd February
GREEN NOTE
Sally Barker and Anna Ryder are delighted to bring some of the songs of both Joni Mitchell and Sandy Denny to the stage, exploring the singer/songwriter legacy that was forged in the early '70s.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sat 7th March
GREEN NOTE
One of the most exciting, virtuosic and entertaining young bands working on the British Folk scene... taking influence from Folk, Bluegrass, Country and Western Swing!
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Sat 28th March
GREEN NOTE
Old-time party tunes and songs taking inspiration from the high energy music of fiddle heroes from the 1800's...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 19th April
GREEN NOTE
A singer and songwriter who writes from her own life’s struggles and experiences, delivering her stories with unforgettable power and emotion.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50