Buble, Bandits and jazz...

Joseph Bulmer

North Devon Gig Guide: 19/10/11 to 25/10

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19

? THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: Karaoke, 9.30pm.

? COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Folk jam.

? KELLY’S BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Disco/quiz.

? PORTOBELLO, BIDEFORD: Karaoke by demand.

THURSDAY

? QUIGLEY’S, BIDEFORD: Sod ’em & Sing Karaoke.

? PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Open Mic.

? THE JOINERS ARMS, BID: Bid Folk Club. 8pm.

? ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Acoustic, 8.30pm.

? COOK ISLAND, MULLACOTT, ILFRACOMBE: Open Mike Night with The Average Blues Band from 8pm.

? THE CHILL BAR @ONEFYFIVE, ILFRACOMBE: Plugged Open Mic with 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 TIVERTON INN, SOUTH MOLTON: Open Mic Night with singer songwriter Sam Dowden. 8.30pm.

? PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Speed the Plough: A Woman’s Voice. The 14th in a series of Plough benefit gigs, featuring Rosa Rebecka, Caroline Cassinelli, Trudi Brown, 3’s Company, Tracy O’Mara & more. Tickets (01805) 624624.

? GEORGE HOTEL, HATHERLEIGH: Josie Lloyd, acoustic, 8.30pm.

? CREALOCK ARMS, LITTLEHAM: Open Mic Night at the venue near Bideford from 8pm.

FRIDAY

? THE PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Maybe Naked from 9pm, �3 entry.

? PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

? FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

? ROBIN’S NEST, BIDEFORD FC: Rockin’ Shoes rock ‘n’ roll club with resident DK. 8pm, all welcome.

? THE SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Ian Hudson & Friends get together for music.

? THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live acoustic with various local musicians. 8.30pm.

? KELLY’S BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Disco 8pm.

? THE CORK & BOTTLE, BARNSTAPLE: Sod ‘em & Sing Karaoke, 8-11pm.

? THE OLIVE BRANCH, BARNSTAPLE: Plamen, the rock fella. Get all manner of rocks off from 9pm.

? THE AGGI, BRAUNTON: Country Roads, 9-11pm.

? THATCHED BARN, CROYDE: Versatile and fresh roots music with an explosive live show, superb slide guitar and vocals.... Wille & the Bandits are back at the Thatch. Not to be missed.

? STOWFORD MEADOWS, BERRY DOWN: The venue near Combe Martin features singer songwriter Milli Taylor from 9-11pm.

? BAR ELECTRIC, WOOLACOMBE: Feenix, indie pop rock 9-11.30pm.

? WREY ARMS, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic Night.

? CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Rock & pop with Ten Feet Tall, 9pm.

SATURDAY

? THE JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Peter Bruntnell & Dave Little.

? PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Beatz Workin’ DJ Night, �3 at door.

? THE ANCHOR INN, BIDEFORD: Planit X Karaoke.

? QUIGLEY’S, BIDEFORD: DJs at Fat Freddy’s.

? THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live acoustic music with various local musicians, from 8.30pm.

? COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Roadkill.

? SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Roger Colome.

? ROYAL ND GOLF CLUB, WESTWARD HO: The Buble Show with Shane Hampsheir, reckoned one of the best Michael Buble tribute and swing performers in the UK. 7.30pm. Tickets from the club on (01237) 473817.

? PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: One of Britain’s best known jazz musicians Digby Fairweather is accompanied by versatile jazz pianist Mark Wallace, playing 20s and 30s hits from Porter, Gershwin and Fats Waller. 8pm start. There will also be a jazz improvisation workshop from 3-5pm hosted by Digby & Mark. Call (01805) 624624 for tickets/info.

? ROYAL BRITISH LEGION, HARTLAND: Brockabilly presents Echoes of Elvis.

? KELLY’S BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Disco/karaoke.

? CORK & BOTTLE, BARNSTAPLE: Gang of Thieves.

? THREE PIGEONS, BISHOPS TAWTON: Live music with surf rockers The Yum Yums from 9pm.

? LANDMARK, ILFRACOMBE: Reggae, carnival and ska party fun with Zamba plus support, 7.30pm.

? PACK O’ CARDS, COMBE MARTIN: Shammick Acoustic Concert Night with Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer, who have developed a reputation for great performances at clubs and festivals throughout the country. Info www.shammickacoustic.org.uk

SUNDAY

? HEAVITREE ARMS, BID: Sod ’em & Sing Karaoke.

? THE JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Baz Bix & Friends, folks, blues & jamming from 3-6pm.

? CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Acoustic jam.

? COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Karaoke disco.

? WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Amy Newton’s Open Mic. Join Amy for a night of jamming.

? THATCHED BARN, CROYDE: Open Mic Night, with regulars Ellis Beeton, Kate Kerslake, Glen Dawson Davey & Richard Newberry. 8.30pm start.

? 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. For info call Mike on 07792 343294.

? INSTOW ARMS: Gentle melodic jazz with Deja Blue 8.30-10.30pm

MONDAY

? THE SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Acoustic jam with local favourite Ian Hudson.

? THE BEAVER INN, APPLEDORE: “Bewitching” young Swedish singer Emilia Martensson is hosted by North Devon Jazz Club tonight. Accompanied by pianist Barry Green and his trio, Emilia draws on dreamy simple Swedish folk melodies and combines them with the jazz greats such as Fitzgerald and Holliday. 8.30pm.

? REFORM INN, PILTON: Open Mic from 9pm.

TUESDAY

? CASTLE INN, LANDKEY: Open Mic.

? THE WREY ARMS, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic Night.

? OLD BARN INN, BICKINGTON: Join Barnstaple Jazz society as it celebrates its third anniversary from 7.30pm. The free fortnightly get together of local jazz musicians and singers is still proving very popular.

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

? CARLTON HOTEL, ILFRACOMBE: Terry Charles.

? THE CHILL BAR @ONEFYFIVE, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic Night from 8.45pm.

? THE JOINERS ARMS, BID: New Tuesday Acoustic Jam Night. 8.30pm, all varieties of music welcome.

? ALVERDISCOTT VILLAGE HALL: Oceanview Country Music Club back at the hall for this week, with live music from First Chapter, 8.30pm.

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