UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

Tue 3rd August
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents acclaimed Irish singer-songwriter Louis Brennan with his full band, plus support form Michele Stodart (The Magic Numbers). ‘A master storyteller with a voice like rolling thunder’ – GQ Magazine.
Sold out

Thu 5th August
GREEN NOTE
Album launch show for her second LP 'Characters'
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Tue 10th August
GREEN NOTE
Debut EP launch gig
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Wed 11th August
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents a Lunaria Records showcase night featuring the finest in UK blues, jazz and Americana.
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Thu 12th August
GREEN NOTE
Folk-pop duo with influences from Johnny Flynn to Crowded House to Crosby, Stills and Nash and more! A stripped back and acoustic sound with searching melodies, close harmonies and introspective lyrics.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 15th August
GREEN NOTE
Platinum selling Irish singer-songwriter, performer, raconteur and a whole lot more besides! “A mixture of all the great voices of the 20th Century” 5* The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Tue 17th August
GREEN NOTE
Highly acclaimed artist, referred to as a “genius” and a “downtown ringleader” by The New Yorker, and as "one of New York’s more colorful band leaders for more than a decade.” by WNYC’s legendary DJ John Schaefer.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Thu 19th August
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
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Thu 19th August
GREEN NOTE
'Jack Harris is a priest of song who holds himself to a rigorous, ancient code of beauty most of us have forgotten exists.' Anais Mitchell
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Sat 21st August
GREEN NOTE
Singer-songwriter shares tracks from her debut album alongside high energy classics
Cancelled

Tue 24th August
GREEN NOTE
"Every so often a new voice emerges, one so stunning that it knocks you sideways. Jackson has been compared to a young Richard Thompson and for once these are not empty words" Acoustic Magazine... “Jackson is one of the most dynamic and exciting live performers of his generation” Folk Radio
Live Stream
£ 10.00

Wed 25th August
GREEN NOTE
Songwriter and fingerstyle guitarist, marrying the western lyricism of Townes Van Zandt with the very English guitar wizardry of Davy Graham
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 27th August
GREEN NOTE
"Awash with wit, lust and distraction…..the cleverest writer and most magnetic performer of Blues in the UK." MOJO
Live Stream
£ 10.00

Mon 30th August
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents Radio 2 Folk Award winner Josienne Clarke - 'Extraordinary' MOJO / 'Exquisite' The Observer / 'a voice that can trickle back over centuries' Cry Matthews BBC 6 Music
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Tue 31st August
GREEN NOTE
“one of England's best kept musical secrets” - Rolling Stone
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Wed 1st September
GREEN NOTE
**** "A little bit country, a little bit rock and soul" Mojo... "One of Scotland’s best troubadours… fabulous" Bob Harris (BBC Radio 2)
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 2nd September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Double bill featuring Dear Pariah - “A salve on frayed nerves” - and dark humour, lyricism and apocalyptic story-telling from Jack Dean
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 7th September
THE SLAUGHTERED LAMB
JUNO nominated frontman of Canada's The Deep Dark Woods takes up a deep tradition of forlorn storytelling, drawing lines from Celtic folksongs to country blues, John Fahey to Shirley Collins.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 8th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Two US artists who met at Berklee College of Music’s Joni Mitchell Ensemble make their UK debut.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 8th September
GREEN NOTE
Award-winning songwriter. International road warrior. American roots outlaw.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 12th September
GREEN NOTE
Described as the UK’s answer to Emmylou Harris tinged with the dark storytelling prowess of Nick Cave
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 13th September
Talented songwriter, storyteller & modern day troubadour known for his distinctive voice and understated songwriting. A sensitive singer, with blues and folk leanings, he has been compared to Nick Drake and Richard Hawley. Tonight presenting his new album. Plus Ainsley Hamill, described as a mix of Heather Small & Julie Fowlis.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 15th September
GREEN NOTE
Lyrics “gloriously delivered with intonation, inflections and high notes which evoke Joni Mitchell at her very best” - Folk Radio UK
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 16th September
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents Irish roots troubadour and Christy Moore affiliate Rob Corcoran with full five-piece band. “This man can surely sing, and he has a great band behind him. He says some things that need to be said” Christy Moore.
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Tue 21st September
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Utterly spellbinding” The Times / “The next British blues guitar hero” The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 21st September
GREEN NOTE
This ‘rising singer-songwriter had the crowd eating out of her hands’ (The Independent) and is simply ‘not to be missed’ (Time Out). The ‘powerful’ (Evening Standard) songstress defies easy classification, with a sound blending folk, soul, blues and country.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Wed 22nd September
GREEN NOTE
“Sophisticated mix of folk, jazz, pop and rustica.” Independent
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 23rd September
THE BASEMENT BAR
"Bedford is a boon of a storyteller, a true heir to the classic US folk singers" (AmericanaUK), "...something truly special.." 5 stars out of 5 (Rock ‘n Reel)
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 23rd September
GREEN NOTE
An Americana outfit steeped in decades of musical influences from the USA and Ireland.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 26th September
GREEN NOTE
Acclaimed US singer-songwriter plays her London debut
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 30th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
New Roots presents perfect contemporary singer-songwriter double-bills in miniature, tonight with Paul Mosley (‘‘What a voice’ Jools Holland’ / ★★★★ Q Magazine) and Hannah Nicholson.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 7th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“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

Fri 8th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
"A Beguiling Soulfulness" Jazz Times / "Miss Dubé, the first British recipient of the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Award, has a voice of the purest gold." Jazz In Reading, 2019
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 11th October
GREEN NOTE
Americana singer-songwriter's emotional and seductive vocals take you into a world of private beauty, reflection and feelings; the music is always intimate and evocative – you listen and want to be there.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 12th October
GREEN NOTE
One of the brightest rising stars on the UK roots music scene!
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Wed 13th October
THE LEXINGTON
Declared by music critics as a cross between Janis Joplin, Florence Welch and Courtney Barnett, Lauren Ruth Ward is a force of nature!
Book Tickets
£ 14.50

Wed 13th October
GREEN NOTE
"Now and again you stumble across a rare talent of such sheer genius that you actually wonder whether what you have witnessed can possibly be for real. Dom Martin is one such talent" Blues in Britain Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Thu 14th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Green Note debut from acclaimed Belfast-based songwriter... 'Like James Taylor meets John Prine... in a second hand bookshop'
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 14th October
GREEN NOTE
Scots troubadour Adam Beattie brings his full six piece band for a genre-crossing roots and electric folk-jazz spectacular. 'Incredibly beautiful' Mary Anne Hobbs (BBC 6 Music).
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Tue 19th October
GREEN NOTE
Summoning the same heart-stopping purity as Sandy Denny, by way of Emmylou Harris and Kate Bush!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 20th October
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents a superb double bill with two of the UK's finest contemporary singer-songwriters. ★★★★ Uncut / ★★★★★ Independent on Sunday / ★★★★ The Telegraph
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Thu 21st October
PAPER DRESS VINTAGE
The nation’s favourite new British male country artist... ‘It’s great to see Jake Morrell flying the flag for British Country’ Dermot O’Leary, BBC Radio 2
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 21st October
GREEN NOTE
A one-man-soul-band, and poet.
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 21st October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Up-and-coming London-based singer-songwriter performing meaningfully written songs with a powerful and soulful voice
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 28th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Inspired to produce music in spite of the pandemic lockdown, American singer-songwriter shares his latest album
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 31st 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

Wed 3rd November
THE WATER RATS
“A thumping depth of passion, recalling the intensity and melancholic overtones of Nick Cave and Leonard Cohen.”
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Wed 3rd November
GREEN NOTE
Double-bill featuring Findlay Napier & Megan Henwood- two of Britain's finest songwriter... Join them on an informative performance journey through time and space, blending music, laughter, lasers and maybe one or two vaguely interesting facts.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 7th November
GREEN NOTE
"Smoky soul, folk-pop and heart-wrenching alt-country, all in a rich voice” (Q Magazine)
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 11th November
THE WATER RATS
Sunday Times ‘Breaking Act’ & one of the UK alt-folk’s best kept secrets... “he excels at propulsive, narratively rich folk, delivered in a soaring, clear-as-a-bell singing voice” The Sunday Times
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 11th November
GREEN NOTE
"A force of nature" The Irish Times... "a master of subtlety in realms of folk-informed pop." The Thin Air
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 16th November
THE WATER RATS
“Gibbs’ songwriting is deeply personal and profound. It’s plain to see Otis Gibbs is a man you should give a damn about. ” – Rolling Stone
Book Tickets
£ 16.00

Mon 22nd November
GREEEN NOTE
Singer-songwriter's hauntingly beautiful voice creates vividly intelligent emotional landscapes in her confessional song-writing.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 24th November
GREEN NOTE
Critically acclaimed singer-songwriter plays from her latest album. “A heartfelt, timeless, and captivating release” - Folk Radio UK
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Wed 26th January
GREEN NOTE
Winner of the Indie Acoustic Award’s Americana Album of the Year award
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 9th February
GREEN NOTE
Songwriting which fuses conversational narratives with modern-folk textures in the vein of Gregory Alan Isakov, The Tallest Man On Earth, and Noah Gundersen - rich in emotional detail
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 13th February
GREEN NOTE
Formerly of Oysterband fame, "Ray is one of those songsmiths who possesses the ability to really get inside the characters - his insights are penetrating ... majestic, full bodied, confidently widescreen in nature". fROOTS
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 5th May
GREEN NOTE
"Jerry Leger has that spark in him that all the great songwriters have. He's the real deal." - Ron Sexsmith
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 12th May
GREEN NOTE
“Rebecca Loebe is a woman at the height of her powers.” NPR’s Mountain Stage.... “Mixing resilience, empowerment and just a bit of pissed-off punch…” Rolling Stone
Book Tickets
£ 12.00