Upcoming Events

Sunday Sessions- Richard Rozze and Tim Robertson

29th October 2017

19:00 - 21:00

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Richard Rozze and Tim Robertson Duo.

 

Richard plays a jazz jam session here on the last sunday of every month.  This time he brings with him Tim Robertson on the double bass.

Tim Robertson:

 

Originally from New Zealand, Tim Robertson has 26 years’ experience as a professional electric and acoustic bassist, performing with such artists as Michael Brecker, Joe la Barbera, Larry Koonse, Dave Liebman, Pete King, John Donaldson, Steve Waterman, Andy Panayi, Mark Lockheart, Denys Baptiste, Bill Cunliffe, John Fedchock, Jon Papenbrook, Till Bronner, Mithoon Sharma, Elaine Page, Dr. Subramanium and many more.

After winning a scholarship to study in The Netherlands with master bass player Hein Van de Geyn, Tim has settled in the UK and is an in demand player and teacher, performing at Jazz festivals and clubs around the UK.

 

Sunday Sessions – Amanda Houghton

5th November 2017

Amanda Houghton

19:00-21:00

 

Originally touring with a London funk band, Amanda has moved back to the coast and is now settling into the local jazz scene. She is a passionate and soulful player, remoulding traditional jazz melodies into smooth easy listening songs. With beautiful piano accompaniment by Joseph shepherd.

Sunday Sessions- Phoebe and the Bear

12th November 2017

20:00 - 22:00

phoebe and the bear

19:00-21:00

Phoebe and the Bear are an acoustic duo consisting of Phoebe Williams and Brian Langston. With over 25 years collective musical and gigging experience they joined together to form Phoebe and the Bear in 2014 and bring you an eclectic mix of new and old songs, all with their own stripped back, acoustic sound.

 

Tuesday Sessions – Jonny Hepbir

14th November 2017

Jonny Hepbir Solo gypsy jazz guitarist (005)

20:00 to 22:00

In the UK, Jonny is regarded as one of the few authentic players on the British Gypsy jazz scene. His background has seen years of experience playing amongst some of the top Gypsy guitarists in the world including Bireli Lagrene, Lulu Reinhardt, Stochelo Rosenberg, Paulus Schafer, Feigeli Prisor and jazz guitarists Mundel Lowe, Martin Taylor and John Etheridge amongst others.
In 2002 Jonny signed a record deal with USA label ‘Refined Records’ and released an album of originals called ‘Turkish Blend’ featuring renowned guitarist Robin Nolan. In 2004, GUITAR magazine referred to Jonny as ‘..the English virtuoso’ .
Over the last 25 years Jonny has played throughout the UK and abroad, including private performances for Sir Paul McCartney, Roman Abramovich, Sir Terence Conran, Paul Merton and Kool & The Gang. Other recent hi-profile appearances include the Django Reinhardt Festival Samois Sur Seine in France 2013, Birmingham International Jazz and Blues Festival 2013 and The Love Supreme Jazz Festival in Sussex 2015.
Audiences can expect to hear a vibrant mix of Gypsy swing, cool jazz and funky latin.

http://www.jonnyhepbir.com/

https://www.facebook.com/JonnyHepbirTrio/

 

Sunday Sessions- Deux Chapeaux

19th November 2017

19:00 - 21:00

deux chapeaux

 

19:00-21:00

Duo playing European and original songs, with accordion, ukulele and vocals.

Andrew Hedges- Accordion

Bill Redfern- Ukelele

@deuxchapeauxduo

 

 

 

Tuesday Sessions – Dave Ferra

21st November 2017

Dave Ferra

20:00 to 22:00

Dave Ferra plays Blues, Spirituals and Ragtimes with guitar, slide and rack harmonica. Playing in England and the Continent he has supported The Blues Band, Kirk Fletcher, Paul Lamb, Babajack, Nine Below Zero, Billy Walton and The Spikedrivers amongst others and is a regular at London’s Ain’t nothin but the Blues Bar.

Wonderful stuff…Great man, great voice, great everything!” – Doug Welch, BBC Radio Kent

“Acoustic Bluesman par excellence” – Blues Matters

http://www.daveferra.co.uk/

Tuesday night is also a Pie and a Pint for just £11!

Festive Parties 2017

1st December 2017

Festive Menu 2017

Festive Menu Booking Form 2017

 

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Sunday Sessions – Gypskazz

3rd December 2017

Gyspkazz

 

19:00 – 21:00

Gypskazz is an exciting project, fusing Gypsy Jazz and Ska with Balkan, Arabic, Reggae, Rock and Latin influences. Referencing everyone from Beethoven to Charlie Parker, Django Reinhardt to Bad Manners, this is music that takes in a waltz, a tango, and a standard and makes it into something fresh and innovative.  Gypskazz also have many of their own original songs and tunes making an interesting and thrilling set.
Gypskazz normally a six piece band, tonight will be downsizing to feature as a trio,  “Gypskazz unplugged.”
Players tonight are leader, MelZebra on Alto Saxophone.  Mel has a unique and elegant style of playing which has led her to play in Edinburgh to Egypt as a soloist or in a band, as well as featuring on many recorded albums. Accordionist and pianist Andrew Hedges, when not off being a busy composer and theatre MD expertly blends the flavours of Paris and Rio into the Gypskazz pot. Guitarist David Reay loves any excuse to mix up jazz, folk, blues, and rock styles. David is well known around Kent as a guitarist in Jazz ensembles and folk bands. Melzebra, David and Andrew are all composers and songwriters and we will be hearing some of their tunes tonight.

http://www.gypskazz.com/

Sunday Sessions – Goose

10th December 2017

Goose Band

 

19:00 to 21:00

Goose are a Pop / Rock acoustic trio based in Kent. They offer up a catchy spin on past and present hits and bring along with them an energetic live performance. Members include Matt Barwell on vocals and guitar, Matt Culver on Bass guitar and vocals plus Steve Lloyd on Percussion.

https://www.facebook.com/gooseband1/?fref=ts

New Year’s Eve

31st December 2017

New Year's Eve Menu 2017

New Year's Eve Booking Form 2017

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