UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

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
GREEN NOTE
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.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

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 OLD QUEEN'S HEAD
Two talented Oregon singer-songwriters.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 10th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
An evening of spoken word and music
Book Tickets
£ 6.00

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
Sold out

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.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 15th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

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
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
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

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
...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