UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

Sat 1st September
THE BASEMENT BAR
A sound incorporating elements of Gypsy jazz, Classical, Latin and World music
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 1st September
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 2nd September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Jazz Trio who explores a wide mix of jazz repertoire, with interaction, intensity, and playfulness being the key focus
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sun 2nd September
GREEN NOTE
‘An extraordinary performer. His songs are at times heartbreakingly poignant and at others laugh-out-loud funny. Utterly charming, highly recommended’ Edinburgh Festivals Guide Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 3rd September
GREEN NOTE
“Young female quartet the Norfolk Broads are strong storytellers…Their close harmonies brought a witty feminist take to a well-curated set of tales of impotence, greedy landlords, and the joys of a single life.” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Tue 4th September
GREEN NOTE
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 4th September
GREEN NOTE
Heavily influenced by American, Scandinavian and English roots music Ben’s performances are a mix of passionate tradition and exciting improvisation.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 5th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Music by such great jazz composers as Herbie Nichols and Thelonious Monk + original works by top fingerstyle guitarist Duck Baker
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 5th September
GREEN NOTE
Actress Jessie Buckley performs as Rose-Lynn Harlan from the forthcoming feature film Wild Rose, a celebration of Country Music and family life in Glasgow.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 6th September
GREEN NOTE
A special triple bill featuring folk/psyche/punk artist from Orgegon Olivia Awbrey, London-based folk singer-songwriter, Ella Janes, and Zimbabwean artist Amy & The Calamities.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 7th September
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

Fri 7th September
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 8th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Combining 50s Chicago blues with gentle Jamaican reggae rhythms
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sat 8th September
GREEN NOTE
Originals, country classics and obscurities, rocking rhythm and blues and lots of rockabilly favourites. Two acoustic guitars – one electric guitar – and a bunch of foot tapping soulful songs!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 9th September
GREEN NOTE
Greek Rebetiko... a series of songs from a selection of the greatest Greek composers...
£ 7.00

Sun 9th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
A unique brand of gypsy swing, hot jazz & songs of middle-class angst & caddish behaviour.
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Sun 9th September
GREEN NOTE
Special singer-songwriter double bill presented by Folklore
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 10th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
String players from different reaches of the folk tradition with music drawn from Britain & America
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 10th September
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 Holloway Road..
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 11th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
It’s rare that accordion music is described as innovative and fresh, but Tuulikki Barosik specialises in confounding expectations!
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Tue 11th September
GREEN NOTE
A rare intimate solo show from a legendary folk singer, Best known for the three albums she recorded between 1969 and 1972. Affiliated with John Peel - he produced her debut album Ask Me No Questions and released her first 3 albums via his label Dandelion.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Wed 12th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
An exceptional double featuring Canadian folk singer songwriter Erika Kulnys + East London Banjo maestro Russ Chandler
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 12th September
GREEN NOTE
TALENTBANQ presents... Steve Young - Album Launch for  "A Little North of Nowhere", with support from Lisa Wright
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 13th September
GREEN NOTE
Dealing with themes of growing up in a small Irish village, love, betrayal and understanding, Robert John Ardiff “has crafted an album of wistful wee-hour gems” The Sunday Times
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 14th September
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 14th September
GREEN NOTE
Ugandan multi-instrumentalist presents his uplifting songs realised with a full band that speak to the African diaspora
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 15th September
GREEN NOTE
"Bina has such a beautiful voice. She sings with the true sweetness of a magic songbird on a May Morning" Robin Williamson
Book Tickets
£ 13.00

Sat 15th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
An exuberant mix of New Orleans style piano, Barrelhouse, Rhythm and Blues, Rock n Roll, and Boogie Woogie!
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Sat 15th September
GREEN NOTE
Stunning Cape Verdean singer, who fuses her forebear's musical traditions with contemporary jazz, Latin and European music.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sun 16th September
GREEN NOTE
A night celebrating women in music featuring... The Marriage + Austel + Three Little Birds + Hannah Brown + RoseRed & The Butterflies + MIRI
Book Tickets
from £ 10.00

Mon 17th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Award-winning NY chronicler of American experience whose voice recalls the gritty baritone of Leonard Cohen and the wit of Guy Clark... he pens wise, big-hearted, occasionally whimsical, usually melancholic tunes about lonely souls and romantic dreamers.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 17th September
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

Tue 18th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Acoustic free improvisation evening featuring some of the leading players on London’s thriving free jazz scene... Tonight featuring Seb Silas (sax) and Otto Wilberg (bass)
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Tue 18th September
GREEN NOTE
“…the lovechild of John Prine and Mitch Hedberg with a vagabond troubadour edge.” – The Stranger
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 19th September
GREEN NOTE
Soul Stripped Sessions: Vol 17. Monthly night featuring the finest hand-picked female soulful singer-songwriters...

Thu 20th September
THE OLD QUEENS HEAD
Like Simon and Garfunkel lost at sea, salt in their beards, wind at their backs, and whiskey in their bottles...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 20th September
GREEN NOTE
Rising stars in the UK alt-folk world Young Waters, winners of the New Shoots Competition, Bath Folk Festival 2016, supported by new-folk group Bird In The Belly (★★★★★ 'Folk album of the year so far' Sunday Express).
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 21st September
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 21st September
GREEN NOTE
7-piece super-band with transcultural vibes & explosive fusion sound taking in powerful Mediterranean rhythms, mesmerising Arabic vocals & melodies, punchy Balkan horns & floor-shaking bass lines!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 22nd September
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

Sat 22nd September
GREEN NOTE
“like Tom Waits at a gypsy wedding in outer-space.” Rob da Bank, DJ and Bestival organiser
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 23rd September
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
£ 10.00

Sun 23rd September
GREEN NOTE
Entertaining US family band playing everything from fiddle/banjo instrumentals to powerful solos & harmony vocals on blues, classic country, honky tonk, traditional bluegrass numbers, old timey ballads, originals, & mountain gospel songs.
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Mon 24th September
GREEN NOTE
A bold reimagining of Celtic sounds, and a meeting point between virtuosity and curiosity. Firmly rooted in tradition, the trio draw upon elements of classical, jazz and early music in their evocative and exhilarating arrangements.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 25th 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

Wed 26th September
GREEN NOTE
“Harmonies worthy of bluegrass, lyrics of the most bittersweet nature, with tunes of intricacy and panache.” (Maverick)
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Thu 27th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Original and traditional material inspired by English songs, European dance tunes, West African rhythms and more!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

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
THE BASEMENT BAR
Oxford-based Americana duo made up of two brothers - close harmonies, plenty of volume, and more pop-hooks than you could shake a stick at!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

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

Sat 29th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Award winning veteran British bluesman Dave Peabody and classically trained violinist Regina Mudrich join with Green Note regular pianist Tim Penn to perform an entertaining selection of blues, early jazz songs and the odd oddity.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 29th September
GREEN NOTE
The authentic sounds of 1920's and 30's America - Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Ragtime - with a twist!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 30th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Sensational guitar duo, who play energetic instrumental flamenco and rumba-based music
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