Falling Apart does I Will Survive!

Joseph Bulmer

Ilfracombe punksters play fast and hard with Gloria’s 70s classic

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13

? THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: Karaoke.

? COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Folk jam. 8pm.

? PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Sing Zone Karaoke.

? 3 PIGEONS, BISHOPS TAWTON: Open acoustic.

THURSDAY

? PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Join Chloe Bix and her band plus special guests for the launch of her debut album Volcano Child. The North Devon singer songwriter is joined on the night by equally local duo Glow Worms.
Blending rock, folk and flamenco styles for a truly memorable evening. Chloe is a talented classically trained violinist based in Devon and has wowed festival audiences with her roles in The Dambuskers and Fiddlebix. 8pm. Tickets from (01805) 624624.

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

? PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Open Mic with Paul Lewis.

? THE JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Bideford Folk Club. From 8pm.

? THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Tony Finney (of Firewater) & Steve Ruffe (of the Dambuskers) entertain from 8.30pm.

? @ONEFYFIVE, ILFRACOMBE: Well attended weekly Open Mic, 8.30pm.

? THE PIER TAVERN, ILFRACOMBE: Open Mic.

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

FRIDAY

? THE JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Planit X Karaoke.

? PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Sing Zone Karaoke.

? FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke, 8pm.

? THE PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Triple header modern ska night with elements of dance, trance and punk, featuring China Shop Bull plus support from King Tut’s Revenge and Offbeat.

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

? MOVIE MIX, ILFRACOMBE: The High Street store celebrates Record Store Day, with exclusive vinyl releases from the likes of REM, Radiohead and Lady Gaga plus live acoustic music from local singer songwriter Sophie Parry. Runs throughout the day.

? SOLO MUSIC, BARNSTAPLE: The Boutport Street store is also celebrating Record Store Day in style, with all the one off national vinyl releases plus live music sessions from local musicians including Scott Xander Linn, The Confused, Sam Pascoe, Flee Mt Fuji and Sam Dowden. Runs throughout the day.

? RED BARN, WOOLACOMBE: Traditional rock ‘n’ roll band The Elderly Brothers, a local favourite with plenty of classic tracks to boogie to.

? THE CROWN, LYNTON: Ilfracombe punksters Falling Apart with some promised new material from 9pm. Includes a “fast and hard” version of Gloria Gaynor’s 70s disco classic I Will Survive (!)

? THE MARINERS ARMS, BRAUNTON: Indie rock and pop fun from 9.30pm with Feenix.

? THE WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Solo set by highly regarded singer songwriter Amy Newton, who needs little introduction to TWL faithful. Amy’s set will be followed by a selection of her favourite dance tunes from her iPod collection to keep the party going.

SATURDAY

? THE JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Local favourites The Muddy River Band meander back down the Delta aboard their wide blues repertoire.

? THE ANCHOR INN, BIDEFORD: Planit X Karaoke.

? BIDEFORD LIBERAL CLUB: Singer Tamie French performing from 9pm.

? ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Local musicians Steve plus Natalie Simmons entertain from 8.30pm.

? THE SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Let madness rule as The Bedlam Boys are unleashed on their unsuspecting public...

? THE OLIVE BRANCH, BARNSTAPLE: Plamen �- the Rock Fella strolls back to the venue for another popular show from 9pm.

SUNDAY

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

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

? THE CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Jam session, 8pm.

? COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Tony Finney & Friends play blues, bluegrass, folk and contemporary stuff to while away the afternoon. From 4-7pm.

? WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Amy Newton’s Open Mic. Join singer songwriter Amy for a night of jamming and music from 8pm.

? THATCHED BARN, CROYDE: Open mic.

? CEDAR’S INN, BARNSTAPLE: Cedar’s Big Band in concert from 8pm. Admission, as always, is free.

MONDAY

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

KELLY’S BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Sod ‘em & Sing.

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

TUESDAY

? OWL CAFE, BARNSTAPLE: Mike Rigby, classical guitar, 12 noon.

? CASTLE INN, LANDKEY: Join local singer songwriter Brendan Taylor for Open Mic.

? THE CYDER PRESSE, WEARE GIFFARD: Busy Dambusker Steve Ruffe hosts an acoustic night at the venue every week from 8.30pm.

? ALVERDISCOTT VILLAGE HALL: Oceanview Country Music Club is back, with live music from country artists. This week is the turn of Capricorn, from 8.30pm. Info (01271) 378273 or (01805) 601495.

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