UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

Fri 16th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
Songs from the 30's and 40's - Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday with a modern vibe of appreciation
Sold out

Fri 16th February
GREEN NOTE
Part western balladeer, part borderland chronicler, searching through song to bring to life hidden stories, and to look in new ways at the world we inhabit.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 17th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
"Sarah Vaughan Meets Jimi Hendrix!" M. Small (Michael Bublé band instrumentalist)
Sold out

Sat 17th February
GREEN NOTE
One of the UK's finest West African musicians... “Spectacular Jawdropping Performance” DJ Ritu
Sold out

Sun 18th February
GREEN NOTE
Greek Rebetiko... a series of songs from a selection of the greatest Greek composers...
£ 7.00

Sun 18th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Sold out

Sun 18th February
GREEN NOTE
London-based half South African, half Jamaican musician, whose passion is to use music and creativity to promote human rights and justice-based projects.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 19th February
GREEN NOTE
A combo of new writing along with reworking of old words, a sound is rooted in the rich British song-writing tradition... “They are a seriously talented group of musical raconteurs.” Bright Young Folk
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 20th February
GREEN NOTE
Two time BBC Folk Award winners... one of the most sought after young acts on the English Folk Scene.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 21st February
THE BASEMENT BAR
Rags & early dance tunes from around the world, and jazz standards for foot-operated tuba, banjos, and reeds from this New Orleans band
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 22nd February
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 23rd February
THE BASEMENT BAR
This hot club fusion featuring vocals, accordion and clarinet, combines smooth swing with a dab of French chanson and breathes new life into old favourites and jazz standards with pep!
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Fri 23rd February
GREEN NOTE
A feast of blues & boogie! "a rampaging set of electric blues", "nothing short of classic juke-joint blues from the sticks."
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 24th February
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
Sold out

Sat 24th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
A Piano-Guitar-Vocal-Kazoo-Stompbox Duo steeped in the Barrelhouse Boogie Blues House Party tradition of 1930's downtown Chicago... raggedy boogie woogie piano, riotous vocal and kazoo; rollicking blues guitar; music for dancing, drinking and making merry.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 25th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
An old time Appalachian stringband playing Driving fiddle tunes and songs from the hills and holler's of southwest Virginia.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 25th February
GREEN NOTE
Duo made up of two outstanding Canadian artists - Juno award winning songwriter Lynn Miles and award-winning songwriter Lynne Hanson... fusing tight vocal harmonies with hauntingly gritty lyrics.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 26th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
Expect some unlikely constellations where talent might be the only thing they have in common in this monthly showcase night.
Book Tickets
£ 6.00

Mon 26th February
GREEN NOTE
"...evoking the country quiver of Emmylou Harris circa Pieces of the Sky with her own unique, breathy breaks." ROLLING STONE / "Spence has an angelic singing voice that is enchanting and devastating, elevating her diaristic writing to breathtaking heights." - NO DEPRESSION
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 27th February
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

Wed 28th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
Sensational guitar duo, who play energetic instrumental flamenco and rumba-based music
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 28th February
GREEN NOTE
"Loebe's voice is breathtakingly beautiful, delightful and superb." Huffington Post
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 1st March
GREEN NOTE
“…sounds like a forgotten, American 60s classic with echoes of Dylan, Tom Paxton & Leonard Cohen” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 2nd March
THE BASEMENT BAR
A ragtime country-blues outfit sure to get your feet stomping!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 2nd March
GREEN NOTE
...brilliantly rendered, crowd pleasing cabaret tuneage raised to the level of magnificence by virtuosic playing!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 3rd March
THE BASEMENT BAR
Blues, Ragtime, Hot Jazz, Songs and Dances from long ago.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sun 4th March
THE BASEMENT BAR
An exploration of the ​n​eshama (spirit) of Jewish music. With wit, joy, and sadness in equal measure, they take an audience on an odyssey through the ​D​obridens, ​T​erkishers, ​F​reylekhs, an​d ​Zhoks at the very core of the Klezmer repertoire.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 4th March
GREEN NOTE
Bassist Simon Woof presents his special band featuring the New York based saxophonist Chris Cheek.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 5th March
GREEN NOTE
A Scottish duo rooted in the traditions of Scotland's music and song..."Both mature and deeply rooted in tradition" - Box & Fiddle Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 6th March
GREEN NOTE
'joyous – a loose, jazz, old-time, bluegrass, it, African melange that seems to come from a deep well of the collective unconsciousness.....one of the finest ‘world’ musicians out there' Jeremy Searle, R2 Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 7th March
GREEN NOTE
Renowned Canadian singer-songwriter JANE SIBERRY presents... The Something About Siberry Series. Spanning 3 dates and featuring special guests, this will be a rare intimate performance series by a highly interesting artist.
Book Tickets
£ 20.00

Thu 8th March
JW3
Featuring Michele Stodart, Jane Siberry, Emily Barker, Kathryn Williams, Ren Harvieu, Karima Francis and Raevennan Husbandes...
Book Tickets
£ 25.00

Thu 8th March
GREEN NOTE
The world’s first “alt-bluegrass” act... demonstrating the power of fiddle, mandolin, banjo, acoustic guitar and doghouse bass when matched with four-part harmonies and memorable melodies!
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Fri 9th March
THE BASEMENT BAR
1920s and 30s jazz and blues
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Fri 9th March
GREEN NOTE
Celebrating the essence of Gypsy and Balkan music with all its fire, charisma and charm!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 10th March
THE BASEMENT BAR
Talented jazz duo present the music of New Orleans ragtime and early jazz pianist and composer Jelly Roll Morton
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 10th March
GREEN NOTE
Old-time/bluegrass supergroup featuring some of the most exciting young pickers in the South East of England!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 11th March
THE BASEMENT BAR
An evening with some of London’s top acoustic blues musicians
Book Tickets
£ 7.00

Sun 11th March
GREEN NOTE
A melting pot of contemporary and traditional styles, traversing the territories between psychedelic folk and cosmic jazz
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Mon 12th March
THE LEXINGTON
"There's some kind of channeling from some other lifetime going on...it must come from some mysterious part of her soul." --Joan Baez / "Diana Jones is one the best songwriters I have heard in a long, long time." --Steve Earle​ / "Diana Jones' "voice", both as a singer and a songwriter, is completely her own--a rarity in today's wold."--Janis Ian
Book Tickets
£ 13.50

Mon 12th March
GREEN NOTE
A folk double bill featuring folk and contemporary Singer Allison Sleator and folksinger and bassist Thom Ashworth
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Tue 13th March
Mississippi Delta songbird whose spine-tingling vocal style has been compared to Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee & Amy Winehouse .“A voice that is timeless in timbre and phrasing” (R2 magazine)
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 14th March
GREEN NOTE
Renowned Canadian singer-songwriter JANE SIBERRY presents... The Something About Siberry Series. Spanning 3 dates and featuring special guests, this will be a rare intimate performance series by a highly interesting artist.
Book Tickets
£ 20.00

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

Thu 15th March
GREEN NOTE
Nashville songwriter (son of legendary songwriter Max D. Barnes) who has written hit songs for country stars including George Jones, Randy Travis and Collin Raye.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 16th March
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 16th March
GREEN NOTE
A night of klezmer + music from the Arabian Middle-East, Turkey, Greece and from the Balkans.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 17th March
GREEN NOTE
Greek Rebetiko... a series of songs from a selection of the greatest Greek composers...
£ 7.00

Sat 17th March
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
£ 8.00

Sat 17th March
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 18th March
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
£ 8.00

Sun 18th March
GREEN NOTE
A fusion of organic progressive folk with undertones of rock, flamenco, classical, bluegrass and jazz... one of the most amazing artists you will ever see. Not simply because he is unique, but rather because he is impossibly talented” (Music Connection Magazine)
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Mon 19th March
GREEN NOTE
“Tannara blend fiddle, guitar, harp and accordion with sensitivity, dynamic variation and tonal awareness”. The Times
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 20th March
GREEN NOTE
Renowned Canadian singer-songwriter JANE SIBERRY presents... The Something About Siberry Series. Spanning 3 dates and featuring special guests, this will be a rare intimate performance series by a highly interesting artist.
Book Tickets
£ 20.00

Wed 21st March
THE BASEMENT BAR
Two young stars of the British blues scene combine for an evening of classic and original roots music.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 22nd March
GREEN NOTE
Newly signed to Rough Trade, alt-folk 4-piece featuring Josienne Clarke (BBC Folk Award Winner 2015/ Nominee 2017) Samantha Whates, Adam Beattie & Sonny Johns (Grammy nominee/ Mercury Prize nominee/ MOBO nominee).
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 23rd March
THE BASEMENT BAR
A blend of original compositions infused with a passion for foot-stomping bluegrass and old time music with traditional songs and tunes.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 23rd March
GREEN NOTE
THE BASEMENT BAR Ranging from Parisian & American Jazz, the Chaabi music of Algeria, Tango from Argentina, Balkan folk melodies through to the early modern & folk music of Western Europe ...this is music for the ears, heart and feet.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 24th March
An exuberant mix of New Orleans style piano, Barrelhouse, Rhythm and Blues, Rock n Roll, and Boogie Woogie!
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 24th March
THE BASEMENT BAR
Widely accepted one of the best interpreters of New Orleans piano in the UK!
Cancelled

Sat 24th March
GREEN NOTE
Authentic Vintage Gospel-infused 1950s Rhythm and Blues!
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 25th March
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 26th March
GREEN NOTE
An award winning UK Folk & Roots duo + a new sound in Manx Music
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 27th March
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

Wed 28th March
GREEN NOTE
Acclaimed Scottish duo whose music lands squarely in the middle of a strange crossroads between bluegrass, post-rock, folk and soul.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 29th March
THE OLD QUEEN'S HEAD
Acclaimed Nashville songwriter with “Beautiful and heartbreaking songs - one of the best on the Americana and folk scene” (Slaid Cleaves), “Mesmerizing” (Rolling Stone), "Major, major talent" (Music Row Magazine)
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 30th March
THE BASEMENT BAR
Hot swinging jazz featuring captivating virtuoso improvisations, traditional manouche songs, Django Reinhardt compositions, as well as originals.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Fri 30th March
GREEN NOTE
Special double bill featuring gorgeous vocals and Americana from Sophia and a refreshing take on modern soul rock and roll from Howard and his new band.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 31st March
THE BASEMENT BAR
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 31st March
GREEN NOTE
Three times winner of ‘UK Blues Harmonica Player of the year’, Errol Linton plays eclectic British blues, but with a nod to his Carribbean heritage.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 1st April
GREEN NOTE
Greek Rebetiko... a series of songs from a selection of the greatest Greek composers...
£ 7.00

Sun 1st April
THE BASEMENT BAR
...a unique blend of jazz, electronic and world music
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 1st April
GREEN NOTE
"Like Jools Holland, if Jools Holland was possessed by Jerry Lee Lewis and The Devil Himself" Evening Standard
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Mon 2nd April
GREEN NOTE
‘A rich Scots voice… deceptively simple, beautiful composition.’ fROOTS Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 3rd April
GREEN NOTE
“...one of those voices you want to crawl up close to the speakers to listen to” (Mojo)
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 4th April
GREEN NOTE
Highly acclaimed up and coming Southern Rock/ Dark Americana artist
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 5th April
THE BASEMENT BAR
2018 8:00 pm THE BASEMENT BAR “Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Sold out

Thu 5th April
GREEN NOTE
Up-and-coming UK country artist influenced by the likes of David Allan Coe, Johnny Paycheck and Dale Watson and Guy Clark,
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Fri 6th April
THE BASEMENT BAR
A ragtime country-blues outfit sure to get your feet stomping!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 6th April
GREEN NOTE
Old-school Blues & hypnotic Saharan grooves featuring musicians from Mali, Algeria and Senegal with virtuoso guitarist Goose.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 7th April
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
£ 8.00

Sat 7th April
GREEN NOTE
Multi award-winning innovative ensemble playing and transforming a wide range of traditional musical forms, from Turkish Fasıl and Greek Rebetiko to Gypsy music and Klezmer!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 8th April
THE BASEMENT BAR
Classic standard Gypsy Jazz tunes and many popular and modern songs arranged in a unique, energetic and powerful style.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 8th April
GREEN NOTE
Special double bill featuring two outstanding UK singer-songwriters
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Mon 9th April
GREEN NOTE
Folk with a contemporary twist... “beautiful and enchanting” (Living Tradition)... “Absolutely captivating” ★★★★ (R2 Magazine)
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 10th April
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
£ 10.00

Wed 11th April
GREEN NOTE
"The Hottest New Group out of Northern Ireland" Chicago Irish American News
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 12th April
GREEN NOTE
Politically driven acoustic roots reggae folk-hop, with feel good vibes and a sly sense of humour.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 13th April
THE BASEMENT BAR
Rootsy and rhythmic original songs, Blues and Americana
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 13th April
GREEN NOTE
Hank Wangford, the godfather of British alt-country, presents his bass combo - twin bass guitars drilling their way through sad songs of lost love, breakups and betrayal...
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sat 14th April
THE BASEMENT BAR
Widely accepted one of the best interpreters of New Orleans piano in the UK!
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 14th April
GREEN NOTE
A smoky, sassy sound, preserving the tradition of the Blues, whilst also bringing it into the modern age...
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 15th April
GREEN NOTE
A night celebrating women in music by bringing the finest crop of rising female music artists to the forefront. Featuring... Sophia Marshall, Rhiannon Scutt, Gitta de Ridder, Lyla Foy, RoseRed & The Butterflies + MIRI
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Mon 16th April
THE LEXINGTON
...deep and delicate songs that dance between left-of-the-middle pop and 60's inspired rock.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 16th April
GREEN NOTE
Traditional music elevated to new heights of sturdy beauty and sophistication.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 17th April
GREEN NOTE
fRoots Magazine presents a special intimate talk and Q&A with legendary record producer JOE BOYD... “Folk Rock from Newport to Fairport”
Book Tickets
£ 20.00

Thu 19th April
GREEN NOTE
Cajun & New Orleans inspired folk-soul/blues from Dai & The Ramblers featuring members of Paul McCartney, Van Morrison & Loudon Wainwright's 's bands
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 20th April
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 20th April
GREEN NOTE
Sweet and nutty pop songs from the 30s and 40s - old-timey swing tunes to fill your boots with dances and your heart with gladness…
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 21st April
THE BASEMENT BAR
Combining 50s Chicago blues with gentle Jamaican reggae rhythms
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 21st April
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
£ 10.00

Sun 22nd April
THE BASEMENT BAR
Guitarist Patrick Naylor plays songs from his Daily Telegraph Best of 2015 album 'Days of Blue'... "Virtuoso guitar" Time Out
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 22nd April
GREEN NOTE
“Voices just born to sing bluegrass and old-time” Fatea magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 23rd April
GREEN NOTE
Presenting England's traditional songs with a bold and fresh approach, The Dovetail Trio explores familiar narratives and modern themes with infectious energy and a passion for musical heritage.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 24th April
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

Wed 25th April
THE BASEMENT BAR
Irish Americana/Roots duo known for their tight vocal harmonies and intelligent songwriting
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 25th April
GREEN NOTE
Highly accomplished bassist and songwriter who has has played for the likes of Sting, Imelda May and Newton Faulkner. delivers his debut solo album 'Reclamation'.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 26th April
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 27th April
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

Fri 27th April
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
£ 10.00

Sat 28th April
THE BASEMENT BAR
Vaudevillian blues, jazz and folk music with guitars, banjos and a washboard.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 28th April
GREEN NOTE
“Quite simply one of the finest musical ensembles playing today” – Mary Ann Kennedy, BBC Radio 3
Book Tickets
£ 17.50

Sun 29th April
GREEN NOTE
Scottish singer, storyteller, harper & cofounder of the Incredible String Band + special guest longtime musical partner, singer & multi-instrumentalist Bina Williamson.
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Sun 29th April
THE LEXINGTON
"Playfully croons through tales of love and mischief with girlish breath and devilish twang." Rolling Stone
Book Tickets
£ 13.00

Sun 29th April
THE BASEMENT BAR
A unique brand of gypsy swing, hot jazz & songs of middle-class angst & caddish behaviour.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Mon 30th April
THE LEXINGTON
"Raw musical excellence... guitar, fiddle and double bass played to within an inch of their inanimate lives." - 4000 Miles to Nashville / "Definitely on the top of the Americana list penned by any serious connoisseur of roots music this year." - Portland Tribune
Book Tickets
£ 13.50

Mon 30th April
GREEN NOTE
Songs from Corsica, the Republic of Georgia, Bulgaria, Quebec, and Basque country, as well as traditional and original American folk music
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 1st May
GREEN NOTE
A special double bill of two critically acclaimed folk artists who both record for Nonesuch Records. This evening is in support of fRoots Magazine.
Sold out

Tue 8th May
GREEN NOTE
“An intoxicating blend of rural and urban stringband, country blues and jug band music.” Maverick
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 10th May
GREEN NOTE
Special double bill featuring two new stars of Bluegrass
Book Tickets
£ 13.50

Mon 14th May
THE LEXINGTON
Green Note favourites... “A prodigiously soulful husband-wife folk duo.” (Slant Magazine)... “Nero and Russell make rainy and sunny days feel the same – like treasures.” (Daytrotter)
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sat 2nd June
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