A few new faces and old favourites...

Joseph Bulmer

North Devon Gig Guide: 10/08/11 to 16/08/11

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10

? THE Tavern, Barnstaple: Karaoke, 9.30pm.

? Coach & Horses, Appledore: Folk jam.

? Kelly’s BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Disco/quiz.

? Portobello, Bideford: Karaoke by demand.

? THE OLD MILL, WOOLACOMBE: Talented singer songwriter Milli Taylor from 8-10pm.

THURSDAY

? Quigley’s, Bideford: Sod ’em & Sing Karaoke.

? Portobello Inn, Bideford: Open Mic with Archie from Basil’s Blues Band or Stuart Lawrence.

? THE Joiners Arms, Bideford: Folk Club. 8pm.

? THE Royal George, Appledore: Live acoustic music with various local musicians, from 8.30pm.

? THE CHILL BAR @Onefyfive, Ilfracombe: Plugged Open Mic with hosts US The Band from 8.45pm.

? Kelly’s BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Disco 8pm-late.

? THE CEDARS, BARNSTAPLE: Rock ‘n’ Roll Club, with DJ Midnight Shift, 7.30pm-late. 07899 701498.

? THE WREY ARMS, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic Night.

FRIDAY

? The Palladium Club, Bideford: iFunk, �3, 9pm.

? Portobello INN, BidEFORD: Karaoke.

? First In, Last Out, BidEFORD: Karaoke.

? FAT FREDDY’S, Quigley’s, Bideford: Sod ‘em & Sing Karaoke. 10pm-1am.

? THE Seagate Hotel, Appledore: Ian Hudson & Friends get together for music.

? THE Royal George, Appledore: Live acoustic with various local musicians. 8.30pm.

? THE CREALOCK ARMS, LITTLEHAM: The talented Chris Stuckey and the AC Cobras playing live at the venue near Bideford from 9pm.

? Kelly’s BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Disco 8pm.

? RED BARN, WOOLACOMBE: Newton Abbot based Rude Tiger, who blend modern rock with soaring guitar, catchy lyrics and melodic vocals. Apparently, something like The Police fused with Steve Vai thrown into a modern pot of Muse, Kings Of Leon and then stirred thoroughly!

? MARINERS ARMS, BRAUNTON: Indie rock and pop with Feenix from 9pm.

? SHIP & PILOT, ILFRACOMBE: Country Roads, Jo Geraghty & Chris Wing with a mix of old and new country tunes from 9-11.30pm.

? SANDPIPER INN, ILFRACOMBE: Rock covers with local band Psylum, already winning new fans.

? THE FOX & HOUNDS, EGGESFORD: All aboard the Jazz Train from Barnstaple Station at 6.13pm, joined by a popular North Devon jazz band for a musical journey there and back. Arriving, enjoy two more jazz sets before departing at 10.15pm. Booking essential (01769) 580345.

SATURDAY

? THE Joiners Arms, Bideford: Live music.

? The Palladium Club, Bideford: Gang of Thieves.

? The Anchor Inn, Bideford: Planit X Karaoke.

? Quigley’s, Bideford: Guest DJs at Fat Freddy’s.

? POLLYFIELD, BIDEFORD: 60s & 70s music night.

? THE Royal George, Appledore: Live acoustic music with various local musicians, from 8.30pm.

? THE Seagate Hotel, Appledore: The AC Cobras.

? THE COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: The Bedlam Boys.

? THE CAVALIER INN, TORRINGTON: Maybe Naked. 9pm start, free entry.

? SOUTH MOLTON TOWN SQUARE: Milli Taylor from 11am-12 noon.

? THE TALLY HO, HATHERLEIGH: Well received 80s covers band Spaced Invaders.

? ZENA’S RESTAURANT, BARNSTAPLE: Lunchtime music with Songbirds from 12 noon-3pm.

? Kelly’s BAR, BPLE: Disco/karaoke.

? OLD BUS STATION, BARNSTAPLE: Well known North Devon band Frequency play what looks to be their last gig with guitarist Xav and also the last they will be playing covers at. Watch this space. 8.30-11.30pm. DJ Matt Trigg & support TBC.

? White Lion, Braunton: The Slaughtered Lamb, in fact a laid back band, with a blend of covers, classic rock and heavy metal tunes.

? THE CHILL BAR @Onefyfive, Ilfracombe: Music & Dance Night with resident DJ Mista Greensill.

? Portobello INN, BidEFORD: Sing Zone Karaoke.

SUNDAY

? MARSHALL’S, BPLE: Rock ‘n’ roll with Rockola, 3.30pm.

? heavitree ARMS, BidEFORD: Sod ’em & Sing

? THE Joiners Arms, BidEFORD: Baz Bix & Friends, folks, blues and jamming fun from 3-6pm.

? The Palladium Club, Bideford: Singer Songwriter Festival at the venue featuring a wealth of local musicians, including the likes of Chloe Bix. It all starts at 6.30pm.

? Clinton Arms, Frithelstock: Jam session.

? Coach & Horses, appledore: Live music with Tony Finney, 4-7pm.

? BARNSTAPLE SQUARE: Tonnes of live music to coincide with the big Barnstaple Grand Prix of pedal car and lawn mower racing. Event runs from 11am-6pm, with live music from 1.30pm. Featuring The Confused, The Midnight Toys, Maybe Naked & Severe Zero.

? White Lion, Braunton: Amy Newton’s Open Mic. Join Amy for a night of jamming.

? Thatched Barn, Croyde: Open mic.

? WOOLACOMBE BAY HOLIDAY PARK: Maybe Naked, 7-9pm.

? YE OLDE GLOBE, BERRYNARBOR: Open Mic Night with The KnowleBerrys from 9pm. All musicians, singers and audience members welcome.

? INSTOW ARMS, INSTOW: Open Mic Night, 8pm. Venue fully equipped — bring your instrument! For info call Mike on 07792 343294.

MONDAY

? THE Seagate HOTEL, Appledore: Acoustic jam with local favourite Ian Hudson.

? CORK & BOTTLE, BARNSTAPLE: Sod ‘em & Sing — a new venue for the karaoke-meister, so why not hoist a jar and join in?!

? Reform Inn, Pilton: Open Mic from 9pm.

TUESDAY

? Castle Inn, Landkey: Open Mic.

? THE CYDER PRESSE, WEARE GIFFARD: Steve Ruffe’s acoustic night, 8.30pm.

? CARLTON HOTEL, ILFRACOMBE: Terry Charles.

? ALVERDISCOTT HALL: Oceanview Country Music Club, 8.30-11.15pm, live music with .

? THE CHILL BAR @Onefyfive, Ilfracombe: Acoustic Open Mic Night from 8.45pm.

? OLD BARN INN, BICKINGTON: Barnstaple Jazz Society with live new Orleans & Dixieland jazz from 7.30pm.

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