North Devon Gig Guide 10/10/12 to 16/10/12.

Join many headed marsupial Kangaroo Moon at The Thatch in Croyde on Friday (October 12).Join many headed marsupial Kangaroo Moon at The Thatch in Croyde on Friday (October 12).

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10

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

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

Tribute band The Darkside of Pink Floyd will be playing at The Palladium Club in Bideford on Saturday (October 13).Tribute band The Darkside of Pink Floyd will be playing at The Palladium Club in Bideford on Saturday (October 13).

PORTOBELLO, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

THURSDAY

PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Open Mic.

NEXT DOOR, BIDEFORD: Bideford Folk Club, from 8pm.

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

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

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

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

WHITE HORSE, BARNSTAPLE: Andy Casey and Richard Fay of Maybe Naked and iFunk fame, with acoustic guitar and vocals, 9pm.

BURRINGTON VILLAGE HALL: Fiery fiddling Celtic vibe with The Roving Crows. The lively band also draw influences from jazz, ska, folk and blues. A Beaford Arts event, 8pm, tickets from 01769 520241.

COOK ISLAND, MULLACOTT: Cook Island Open Mike Night, with plenty of local musos. 8.30pm, get there early if you want to play.

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Open Mic, 8.45pm.

FRIDAY

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Rockabilly fun with The Flamin’ Ratrods. Doors 8pm.

PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

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

SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Brockabilly is back with Echoes of Elvis.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: The Dambuskers ninth anniversary gig, back where it all began at the very first gig, from 9pm.

MOLESWORTH ARMS, HOLSWORTHY: Semi acoustic electric rock and pop with Lovesick Pony from 9pm.

RYDON INN, HOLSWORTHY: The Jefferson Archive, 9pm.

GEORGE HOTEL, SOUTH MOLTON: More live music at the George with folk revival duo Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker. The classically trained pair are already winning acclaim on the festival circuit and look set to be rising stars. Gig start 8.30pm – call 01769 572514 for ticket info.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

THE THATCH, CROYDE: The many headed marsupial of Kangaroo Moon returns to the venue with a pool of musicians blending world, rock, folk and dance with acoustic and electronic influences into a funky, psychedelic sound. From 9pm.

KINGS ARMS, GEORGEHAM: Acoustic indie rock with Laura Lost.

RED BARN, WOOLACOMBE: Party time with Zamba from 9.30pm.

LANDMARK THEATRE, ILFRACOMBE: Eight piece London Hip-Hop collective Lazy Habits on their UK tour, with hard hitting beats and slick lyrics. Back by popular demand from 8pm. Tickets and info from 01271 324242.

SATURDAY

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Top UK tribute act The Darkside of Pink Floyd with that distinctive Floyd sound. Tickets £10 from the club on 01237 478860 or Solo Music, Barnstaple 01271 325274.

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Live musical mayhem with Basil’s Blues Band – should be enjoyed at least once! 9pm approx.

QUIGLEY’S, BIDEFORD: Live DJ in Fat Freddies, 9pm-2am.

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

PORTOBELLO, BIDEFORD: Live solo acoustic session with Mike Woodland, from 9.30pm.

THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: (Irsha St), Live music with Firewater, 9pm.

CAVALIER INN, TORRINGTON: Distinctive covers and originals with the reggae influenced Zamba.

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: The Piper Calls, a gallery gig offering songs of love, struggle and resistance with Dave Clinch and friends. From 8pm. Info/tickets 01805 624624.

SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Live music, 8.30pm.

GEORGE HOTEL, SOUTH MOLTON: Cutting-edge American blues singer, songwriter and bottleneck slide guitarist Catfish Keith brings a Delta blues feast to the George. Gig start 8.30pm – call 01769 572514 for ticket info.

WEST BUCKLAND VILLAGE HALL: A second gig for lively Celtic band The Roving Crows, kicking off at 7.30pm. A Beaford Arts event, tickets from 01598 760437. (BYOB!)

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

MARINERS ARMS, BRAUNTON: Live tunes with The Grumpy Old Men.

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Live music charity night.

PACK O’ CARDS, COMBE MARTIN: Shammick Acoustic open night from 8pm, with an open invitation to sing, play, perform or listen.

BEGGARS ROOST, BARBROOK: The Erica Oldham Band.

SUNDAY

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Music and Song session with Baz Bix and friends from 3-6pm, musicians and singers welcome.

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

CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Acoustic jam.

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Short Sharp Shanties as a crew of international singers and musicians perform the songs of England’s most famous shanty man, John Short of Watchet. From 7.30pm. Info/tickets 01805 624624.

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

TALLY HO, HATHERLEIGH: Acoustic blues with Josie Lloyd from 8.30pm.

MARSHALLS, BARNSTAPLE: The Grumpy Old Men, 3.30pm approx.

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

THE THATCH, CROYDE: Open mic night.

MONDAY

QUIGLEY’S, BIDEFORD: Open mic night from 7.30pm with your host Nick the Book.

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

BEAVER INN, APPLEDORE: Another top offering from North Devon Jazz Club, with Disassembler. Leader and guitarist Trevor Warren writes music of almost trance-like nature, surprisingly gentle and danceable. Tenor saxist Pete Wareham (of Acoustic Ladyland fame) and top trombonist Annie Whitehead interweave solos with bass lines and percussive shuffles created by bassist Dudley Phillips and drummer Winston Clifford. 8.30pm. Info 01237 421065.

TUESDAY

WREY ARMS, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Jam Night, free entry.

PIER HOUSE, WESTWARD HO: Oceanview Country Music Club. Live music from Hombre. 8.15-11.15pm.

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

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic.

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