UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

Thu 27th September
GREEN NOTE
Special singer-songwriter double bill featuring two outstanding talents from both sides of the pond... Mean Mary who has “the voice of a ragged Angel combined with the banjo playing of the Devil” + Rebecca Hollweg of whom Uncut said "Carole King couldn't have written a better pop song'"
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 28th September
GREEN NOTE
Special double bill featuring two exciting UK Americana bands...
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 30th September
GREEN NOTE
English singer-songwriter, whose music is influenced by the sounds and storytelling traditions of American and British Folk music, which he uniquely blends into his own distinct fusion of Folk and Americana.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 2nd October
GREEN NOTE
“...brooding soul eloquence, alt-rock wiriness, atmospheric pop sweetening and folk-inflected naturalness" — NPR Music
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 3rd October
GREEN NOTE
Hotly tipped young artist who takes influence and inspiration from old school country and western, modern americana, pop, blues, soul, folk, rock, metal and everything in between.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sat 6th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“A dusty, smoky, roots sound with a hint of 40s noir around the edges. Textured, low down Rhythm and Blues with an old soulfulness and a winning shimmer.” Jamboree
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sun 7th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Sold out

Tue 9th October
GREEN NOTE
Special double bill featuring two outstanding up-and-coming singer-songwriters from both sides of the pond!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 10th October
GREEN NOTE
“Up there with the very best of Mary Chapin Carpenter, Gretchen Peters and Dar Williams” Folking.com, “It’s clear why she’s been compared to the likes of Joni Mitchell and Joan Baez” RnR magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 11th October
GREEN NOTE
"Excellent! A voice full of wonder and humility of the songs it sings.” ****Rolling Stone, "A discovery! Classical touches, Zulu melodies and his thrilling airy voice" Le Monde, France
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 12th October
GREEN NOTE
Following a Summer break, The Magic Numbers' siblings Romeo and Michele Stodart return with their monthly residency presenting acts they admire..
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 14th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
"Wonderfully haunting" Late Night Junction, BBC Radio 3, “Björk-like intensity” Acoustic magazine “...astonishing vocal range... This is an artist who is well worth investigating.” fRoots
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 14th October
GREEN NOTE
“In a world where there’s no shortage of fine female singer-songwriters, make no mistake, de Ridder’s up there with the best of them” - Acoustic Magazine UK
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 16th October
GREEN NOTE
Soul Stripped Sessions: Vol 18. Monthly night featuring the finest hand-picked female soulful singer-songwriters...

Wed 17th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Winner of International Blues Challenge Memphis, Tennessee 2018, Sommer's style is style a cross between Billie Joe Shaver, Taj Mahal, Willie Porter and Steve Howe.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 17th October
GREEN NOTE
“...a folk singer and composer of extraordinary skill.... destined to be a big star" - Sunday Express
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 18th October
GREEN NOTE
Widescreen full-band downtempo alt-folk from Vive La Rose - “Absolutely stunning” Rough Trade.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 21st October
GREEN NOTE
“Gritty and authentic” – A Best of The Year selection - The Telegraph, “Really, really special” BBC Radio Scotland, “A stand-out album – poetry is coursing through his veins” ***** Maverick magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 22nd October
THE LEXINGTON
One of the brightest rising stars on the UK roots music scene + one of Sweden's hottest acts!
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Wed 24th October
GREEN NOTE
“songs that conjure the ghosts of old America” ★★★★ Mojo, “Conjuring Emmylou … could have come from the Louvins’ catalogue … [Harrington is an] angel on earth.” NetRhythms
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 25th 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

Fri 26th October
GREEN NOTE
An Irish raconteur with a voice bursting from the soul and the effortless, sensitive vocals of a Yorkshire troubadour. If Tom Yorke, Nick Drake and Van Morrison were to collaborate, this is what it would sound like. A London exclusive during their double header Irish UK Tour.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 28th October
THE LEXINGTON
“country-soul with luminous warmth” Mojo ★★★★ / “finally sets out her true claim for stardom” Q ★★★★
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sun 28th 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 29th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
"Jackie Bristow seems primed for success on the now global Americana Scene with beautifully composed music and straight from the heart lyrics" - PopMatters (USA)
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Mon 29th October
GREEN NOTE
"warm, bright folk-pop songs that feel like letters from a friend.”
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 30th 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

Thu 1st November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Founder member of indie-folk band Noah and the Whale presents his new solo Americana album
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 4th November
GREEN NOTE
NYC singer-songwriter with straightforward lyrical style, sharp ear for wordplay and crisp, lilting vocals... Has drawn comparisons to an up-tempo Mazzy Star 'Fade Into You,' or Jenny Lewis.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 6th November
GREEN NOTE
Fantastic Americana double-bill
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Wed 7th November
THE WATER RATS
Indiana-born singer-songwriter whose raspy vocals and sharp lyrics have drawn comparisons with the likes of Steve Earle, Bob Dylan and early Tom Waits...
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Thu 8th November
GREEN NOTE
A special one-off gig to celebrate the launch of the recent 3CD boxset by Henry's old band Yachts.
Sold out

Thu 8th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Fantastic double-bill out of Asheville, North Carolina... a compelling, acoustic Americana sound from The Moon & You + Indie Appalachian folk duo Tina & Her Pony- tight, sweet harmonies & crafted instrumentation
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 12th November
THE WATER RATS
One of Iceland’s most loved singers... A voice as pure as melt water and a razor-sharp wit, her shows are as memorable as the northern lights!
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Mon 12th November
GREEN NOTE
Two of Scotland’s finest voices, with songs that will touch your soul and take you from Caledonia to the Southern states badlands and back – with their unique blend of Americana, roots, rock and pop grooves
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 14th November
GREEN NOTE
Fragments of abstract songs flowing into a place where folk meets electronica, or, if you like, a meeting of Woody Guthrie and Brian Eno.....to sum up tonight's performance: magical, charming, ethereal and unique but even those do not do it justice.’ Fatea Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 18th November
GREEN NOTE
''An absolutely superb guitarist ... reminiscent of John Martyn" Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2 ''Articulate, compelling ... brilliant'' (Four stars) Mojo Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 22nd November
GREEN NOTE
Ranked in the Top 100 Acoustic Guitarists, he’s a mean finger-picker and a stunning slide guitarist. Plus, “he has a beautiful voice,” says AmericanaUK, “that you just melt into.”
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sun 25th November
THE LEXINGTON
Scandinavian-born singer Benjamin Folke Thomas is excited to announce the release of his new studio album 'Modern Man', out on Aveline Records
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 26th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 26th November
GREEN NOTE
Recently crowned winners of Fender's Undiscovered Artist award of the year award, this duo combine elements of sixties pop, surf, garage and blues.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 28th November
GREEN NOTE
We welcome back iconic and enigmatic Canadian singer-songwriter, Jane Siberry. A rare intimate performance series by a highly interesting artist.
Sold out

Sun 9th December
GREEN NOTE
Nostalgic and contemporary tones that will transport you to 70s deep swamp America, the Irish countryside and the streets of London on a wave of rock, folk and blues...
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 18th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 18th December
GREEN NOTE
Two end-of-tour Christmas shows from this songwriting dream-team... "Excellent words in there, antihistamine and Harold Pinter in the rhyme scheme, that’s very good indeed!" Clive Anderson, Loose Ends, BBC Radio 4
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 19th December
GREEN NOTE
Two end-of-tour Christmas shows from this songwriting dream-team... "Excellent words in there, antihistamine and Harold Pinter in the rhyme scheme, that’s very good indeed!" Clive Anderson, Loose Ends, BBC Radio 4
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 17th January
THE WATER RATS
Special solo show from frontman of Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra. Music rooted in Blues and Gospel, drawing heavily on the roots of what makes American music great.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50