UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

Sat 15th December
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.
Sold out

Sat 15th December
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!
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Sun 16th December
GREEN NOTE
The multi-instrumental half of the west countryʼs award winning acoustic duo, Show of Hands.
Book Tickets
£ 16.00

Sun 16th December
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 17th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 17th December
GREEN NOTE
Award-winning contemporary-folk ensemble re-imagining folk-fables old and giving light to folk-tales new.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 18th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
SECOND DATE ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND! On the night before Professor Longhair's 100th Birthday, piano maestro Dom Pipkin dedicates an evening to the man’s extraordinary music & some of the New Orleans artists he influenced.
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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
THE BASEMENT BAR
On the occasion of Professor Longhair 100th Birthday, piano maestro Dom Pipkin dedicates an evening to the man’s extraordinary music & some of the New Orleans artists he influenced.
Sold out

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 20th 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!
Sold out

Thu 20th December
GREEN NOTE
A rich and varied night of roots music with contemporary folk artist Kat Drake backed by Americana act Tom Mansi & The Icebreakers.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 21st December
THE BASEMENT BAR
Blues, Gospel, Ragtime and Beyond...
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Fri 21st December
GREEN NOTE
Traditional Gypsy and Eastern European tunes shot through with searing jazz improvisation...
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 22nd December
THE BASEMENT BAR
Blues, Ragtime, Hot Jazz, Songs and Dances from long ago.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sat 22nd December
GREEN NOTE
London's premier traditional bluegrass band, paying tribute to the American string bands of the 1940s and '50s.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 4th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
"Sarah Vaughan Meets Jimi Hendrix!" M. Small (Michael Bublé band instrumentalist)
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 4th January
GREEN NOTE
“…a highly impressive pianist… Fans of Diz Watson, Jon Cleary and Dr John, as well as their late predecessors, should keep an eye out for this band.” (Blues In Britain magazine) / “I can’t hold a candle to this guy. He’s a great piano player” (Jamie Cullum, live on Radio 2)
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 5th January
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 5th 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
£ 11.00

Sun 6th January
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

Sun 6th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
Jazz @ Green Note presents exciting and breathtaking Australian jazz singer, Anita Wardell
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Mon 7th January
GREEN NOTE
“Fiery virtuoso” fiddle player Matt Tighe is quickly making a name for himself in the world of folk & trad + Tad Sargent - one of the most versatile bodhran players, accomplished backers, and knowledgeable trad musicians on the London scene.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Tue 8th January
GREEN NOTE
A night of music that celebrates strong songwriting focusing on the genre of Americana and Country hosted by Laura Oakes, featuring special guests Katy Hurt + Frankie Davies
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 8th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
"A dazzling live act! ...A highly accomplished multi-instrumentalist folk duo" Hypercoaster Music
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 9th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
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 - 'Journeys'.
Book Tickets
£ 6.00

Wed 9th January
GREEN NOTE
Music inspired by Americana and yet deeply rooted in the English countryside; with raspy vocals, melodic harmonies
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Thu 10th January
GREEN NOTE
Soul Stripped Sessions: Vol 22. Monthly night featuring the finest hand-picked female soulful singer-songwriters...

Thu 10th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
Join us for a night of spoken wonder as a hand picked curated lineup of guests from the world of comedy, art, literature and poetry take turns to weave a yarn.
Book Tickets
£ 6.00

Fri 11th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
Gently swinging the standards recorded by supreme jazz guitarist Joe Pass and legendary vocalist Ella Fitzgerald
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Fri 11th January
GREEN NOTE
Five-piece all-female band with eclectic influences, from Alice Cooper to Hank Williams, routed via the bluegrass turnpike around the oldtime township of alt-country!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 12th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
A ragtime country-blues outfit sure to get your feet stomping!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 12th January
GREEN NOTE
Extraordinary blend of Americana, toe-tapping folk-jazz and soulful rock... "constantly delights and surprises...” ***** Americana in Technicolour
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

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

Sun 13th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
Acoustic free improvisation evening featuring some of the leading players on London’s thriving free jazz scene... Tonight featuring Charlotte Keefe (trumpet) + Joe Smith Sands (guitar).
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 13th January
GREEN NOTE
BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winner Josienne Clarke ('gently exquisite' The Observer/ 'a haunted angel' The Financial Times) performs a rare and very special solo show.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 14th January
GREEN NOTE
18th century musics from the British Isles played on original Baroque instruments, forging a new sound for the 21st century.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Tue 15th January
GREEN NOTE
Very special double bill featuring two acclaimed Americana/country artists...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 16th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 16th January
GREEN NOTE
Included in the BBC Introducing ‘Sound of 2017, singer-songwriter Lisa Wright is reminiscent of Alison Krauss, Patty Griffin and John Mayer.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

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

Thu 17th January
GREEN NOTE
Hugely impressive American & English folk mix from fRoots Album Of The Year Editors Choice winners and Folk By The Oak stars Alden Patterson & Dashwood.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 18th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
A unique brand of gypsy swing, hot jazz & songs of middle-class angst & caddish behaviour.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Fri 18th January
GREEN NOTE
Senegalese music inspired by Fula and Mandinka cultures
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 19th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
Memphis Jazz & Hokum Blues! The authentic sounds of 1920s and '30s America!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 19th January
GREEN NOTE
a collective of virtuoso jazz and bluegrass musicians from Brooklyn, NY... Songlines magazine awarded a prized Top Of The World rating to their debut album saying: “it’s a lovely, lively romp through the mind of an exceptionally gifted band leader and composer.”
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sun 20th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
‘wonderful rootsy blues’ (Jazz FM) from Harrison + classical roots fused with folk, blues, rock and jazz from Parrett
Book Tickets
£ 7.00

Sun 20th January
GREEN NOTE
Taking a love of the gypsy jazz tradition and forming a style that brings the music forward into the modern swing scene!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 21st January
GREEN NOTE
An exceptional folk double bill – expect songs and tunes from around the British Isles and further afield
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Tue 22nd January
GREEN NOTE
A special monthly residency hosted by The Magic Numbers' siblings Romeo and Michele Stodart presenting acts they admire...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 23rd January
GREEN NOTE
Quickly earning a reputation in the Flamenco & World Music scene, with sell out shows & rave reviews.
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Thu 24th January
GREEN NOTE
‘Michigan’s Songbird’ and a third of The Sweet Water Warblers... “I’m going to have file May beside all my Nanci Griffith CDs because these two women are gold.” (No Depression)
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Fri 25th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
Possessing the voice of a fired-up Tom Waits-esque Southern preacher and the physical frame of a Culture Club reject, Mad King Ludwig is a striking sight and sound to behold when performing!
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Fri 25th January
GREEN NOTE
‘Bourbon Soaked Gypsy Blues Bop’N’Stroll’ band The Urban Voodoo Machine frontman plays rare solo show!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 26th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
A sound incorporating elements of Gypsy jazz, Classical, Latin and World music
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 26th January
GREEN NOTE
A unique take on Americana mixes traditional roots genres with gutsy live shows and powerful original songs!
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sun 27th January
GREEN NOTE
A night celebrating women in music by bringing the finest crop of rising female music artists to the forefront. Featuring... The Savannahs + Lanre + Bity Booker + Roisin McNeill + Rosered & The Butterflies + MIRI
Book Tickets
from £ 10.00

Mon 28th January
GREEN NOTE
"There are good fiddle players and there are good dancers, but I don’t know anybody in the United States who dances as well as she plays or plays as well as she dances" Jim Wood, five-time Tennessee State Fiddle Champion
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 29th January
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 30th January
THE BASEMENT BAR
A very special one-off concert of pre-50s country blues and folk from Jack Harris, a hugely respected figure on the UK roots scene.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 30th January
GREEN NOTE
“An amazingly astute, moving, intelligent and connected songwriter...a voice like Kate McGarrigle meets Dory Previn. Wonderful.” Mike Harding
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 31st January
GREEN NOTE
Talentbanq presents... a fantastic double bill featuring two hotly-tipped young rising stars
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sat 2nd February
THE BASEMENT BAR
Blues guitarist Barry Jackson teams up with top pianist Bob Morgan for a night of blues, folk and boogie-woogie.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

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

Sun 3rd February
GREEN NOTE
Multiple award-winning & Grammy nominated US Bluegrass band. "One of the longest-running and best-respected outfits in bluegrass history" Chicago Reader
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Mon 4th February
GREEN NOTE
Named Best New Artist of the Year at the Swedish Folk & World Music Awards 2016. With their strong stage presence, and a magical combination of hurdy-gurdy and accordion, the duo performs in a way that you’ve never heard before, taking their audience on a moving and dreamy musical journey.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 5th February
GREEN NOTE
"One of England's best kept musical secrets" Rolling Stone 
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Wed 6th February
GREEN NOTE
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 7th February
GREEN NOTE
Known on the American roots music scene for top-notch songwriting, and undeniably steeped in old-time music, bluegrass and country, The Honey Dewdrops manage to encompass both traditional and modern in their distinctive sound.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 8th February
GREEN NOTE
Raucous, upbeat folk music, for those who like a drink with their tunes!
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Fri 8th February
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 9th February
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 9th February
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
£ 12.00

Mon 11th February
GREEN NOTE
Beautiful contemporary alt-folk from The Guardian's 'Top 50 Independent Artists In The World' listed Brooke Sharkey & trio.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 15th February
THE BASEMENT BAR
A heady fusion of gypsy-jazz and chanson favourites
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 15th February
GREEN NOTE
‘a confident and distinctive blend of American bluegrass and Irish sensibility…something special’ The Irish Times
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sat 16th February
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 17th February
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 17th February
GREEN NOTE
A unique fusion of blues slide guitar, Hindustani classical guitar and tabla rhythms!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 22nd February
WATER RATS
“Newcastle’s finest swing-honkytonk-rockabilly band” fRoots
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 23rd February
GREEN NOTE
Down and dirty savage swamp infested gypsy blues
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 25th February
GREEN NOTE
Belles and Gals presents a bill of the hottest up-and-coming Country music...
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sat 2nd March
THE BASEMENT BAR
Vintage French jazz and Musette music from the 1920s to 50s.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 4th March
THE BASEMENT BAR
Erin Harpe is known for her soulful vocals and accomplished acoustic blues fingerpicking. She will be performing with her husband, Jim Countryman, on bass, with support from Blue John.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 6th March
GREEN NOTE
“There’s so much soul pouring out of this guy’s pores you could bathe in it. It’s like hearing Al Green for the first time.” No Depression
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 10th March
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
£ 12.00

Sun 17th March
THE BASEMENT BAR
Sensational guitar duo, who play energetic instrumental flamenco and rumba-based music
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 20th March
GREEN NOTE
“Five accomplished bluegrass musicians who write, sing, and play like the wind - serious players who have serious fun. Mile Twelve is a group to watch in the coming decade!” Tim O’Brien
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 27th March
GREEN NOTE
Double-bill featuring Findlay Napier & Megan Henwood- two of Britain's finest songwriter.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 29th March
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

Sun 31st March
GREEN NOTE
Award-winning US songwriter and internationally recognized singer in concert with her full band, celebrating the release of her fifth studio album Give Up Your Ghosts
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 31st March
GREEN NOTE
Award-winning US songwriter and internationally recognized singer in concert with her full band, celebrating the release of her fifth studio album Give Up Your Ghosts
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 4th April
GREEN NOTE
“The simplicity of these songs is deceiving; as sparse as they feel, her voice draws you in until you realize you are at the heart of the storm.” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 17th April
THE OLD QUEEN'S HEAD
Welcoming back one of Canada’s premier folk bands, known for their three-part harmonies, constant instrument swapping and witty on stage banter!
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sat 27th April
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 28th April
GREEN NOTE
Politically driven acoustic roots reggae folk-hop, with feel good vibes and a sly sense of humour.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00