North Devon Gig Guide: 18/07/12 to 24/07/12.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18

SHINTORI, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic Night with Trudi & Jax, 9pm.

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

PORTOBELLO, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

THURSDAY

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

PORTOBELLO INN, BID: Open Mic.

CRABBY DICKS, BIDEFORD: Bideford Folk Club. Open to all – sing, play or just listen, 8pm.

THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live music, 8.30pm.

CREALOCK ARMS, LITTLEHAM: Open Mic Night from 8pm.

OLD BARN INN, BICKINGTON: Open Mic Night, 8pm.

COOK ISLAND, MULLACOTT CROSS: Final Open Mic Night until September. All welcome to sing, play or go along and ensure they go out with a proper party! 8pm.

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Open Mic with Odds & Eight Balls, 8.45pm.

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

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

WAIE INN, ZEAL MONACHORUM: Macmillan Cancer Support charity gig with 4/2 The Bar, rhythm & blues with a hint of jazz from the 1940s-60s. 7.15 for 8pm. Tickets at door or call 01363 85118.

FRIDAY

THE PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Live blues with Howlin Matt, doors 8pm.

PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

ROBINS NEST, BIDEFORD FC: Rockin Shoes Rock ‘n’ Roll Club, resident DJ.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Grand Opening night with The Dambuskers plus local musicians, 8pm.

THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live music, 8.30pm.

SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Time to rock with Slack Alice from 8.30pm.

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: AC/DC tribute from Live/Wire, which covers both the Bon Scott & Brian Johnson eras of the band with two very individual singers in the same show. From 8pm, ticket info 01805 624624.

CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Plamen, the rock fella, from 9pm.

THE GOLDEN LION TAP, BARNSTAPLE: Rock covers with The Roughnecks, doors 8pm.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

SHERRY’S, BARNSTAPLE: Sod ‘em & Sing Karaoke, 10pm-2am.

SHINTORI, BARNSTAPLE: Drenched acoustic set, 9.30pm.

MARINERS ARMS, BRAUNTON: Rock with Ten Feet tall, 9pm.

RED BARN, WOOLACOMBE: Zamba.

SHIP AGROUND, MORTEHOE: Open Mic Night, 9pm approx.

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Rock band Rebel Lust from 10pm.

THE PIER TAVERN, ILFRACOMBE: Open Mic, 8-11pm.

BUDDY’S LIVE LOUNGE, ILFRACOMBE: Funky pop covers band iFunk from 9.30pm.

THE COTTAGE, LYNTON: Join local rock covers band Red Kite from 8.30pm.

SATURDAY

PILTON FESTIVAL, BARNSTAPLE: A packed programme of music from three stages in Pilton Street from 10am onwards. Too many to list, but including The Dambuskers, Chloe Bix and Dan Greenaway. Plus entertainment for all ages, the famous pageant, stalls and much more. Visit www.piltonfestival.co.uk for the full programme.

THE PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: The Roughnecks, doors 8pm.

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Blues time with The Muddy River Band, 9pm.

QUIGLEY’S, BIDEFORD: DJs.

ANCHOR INN, BIDEFORD: Sod ‘em & Sing Karaoke.

FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Plamen does what he does best – rock and blues, 9pm.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: North Devon troubadour Chris Millington from 9pm.

THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live music, 8.30pm.

SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Join Della from 9pm.

VILLAGE INN, WESTWARD HO: Echoes of Elvis with Brockabilly, 9pm.

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: The Yoruba Women Choir – top African gospel choir. From 8pm, ticket info 01805 624624.

FOX & HOUNDS, FREMINGTON: Rhythm and blues with The Roadhouse Band, 9pm.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

THE LAMB, ILFRACOMBE: The Slaughtered Lamb comes to the Lamb, together with The Padawans for a night of rock mayhem! It all kicks off from 8pm…

BUDDY’S LIVE LOUNGE, ILFRACOMBE: DJ Richy J & Guest.

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Funky Fujalada, with playing a fusion of ‘FUnk JAzz LAtin & Dance’. 8pm.

BEGGARS ROOST, BARBROOK: Join Psylum from 9pm.

SUNDAY

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

THE JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Baz Bix & Friends, variety of music & jamming from 3-6pm.

CAFÉ DU PARC, BIDEFORD: Déjà Blue Jazz Duo from 1-3pm. Booking essential on 01237 429317.

CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Acoustic jam.

COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Tony Finney plus guests with a mixed bag from 4-7pm.

THE WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Amy Newton’s Open Mic Night from 8pm.

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

MONDAY

THE ROYAL HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Regular Monday Acoustic Night with Steve “Dambusker” Ruffe plus Tony Finney from 8.30-11pm.

SHERRY’S, BARNSTAPLE: Sod ‘em & Sing Karaoke, 9pm-1am.

TUESDAY

CASTLE INN, LANDKEY: Open Mic Night with local musician Brendan Taylor from 8.30pm.

WREY ARMS, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic.

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

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Contemporary songwriter Jake Cogan and her band bring an original twist of Scots, Americana and folk. From 8pm, ticket info 01805 624624.

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic.

CARLTON HOTEL, ILFRACOMBE: Live music & song with Terry Charles, every week 8.30pm, open to non residents.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Jam Night, free entry.

THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Acoustic folk/blues jamming session with Dogleg, from 8.30pm.

ALVERDISCOTT VILLAGE HALL: Oceanview Country Music Club. Live music from Hombre. 8.15-11.15pm.