North Devon Gig Guide 24/07/13 to 30/07/13.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic.

CORK & BOTTLE, BARNSTAPLE: Live blues soul and jazz with the house band, visiting musicians me to jam, 8pm.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Champ Introduces... Rob Abram & Friends, 9pm, eclectic acoustic rock and pop.

THURSDAY, JULY 25

'NEXT DOOR', CRABBY DICKS, BIDEFORD: Bideford Folk Club from 8pm. More info 01237 470792.

ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: The Wild Hatters live acoustic session, with weekly guest spot.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Blues with Baz Bix from 8.30pm.

WESTWARD ARMS, WESTWARD HO: Live music with 9 Yards from 8.30pm.

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Appledore's electric group Dogleg in a Plough Gallery Gig. Expect original compositions to well known songs and some more obscure, 8.15pm. Tickets and info from 01805 624624 or visit www.theploughartscentre.org.uk

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

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Open Mic Night.

SANDPIPER INN, ILFRACOMBE: Open Music Night from 8.30pm till late.

THE THATCH, CROYDE: Join well known contemporary folk and blues artist James Hollingsworth from 9pm. An original Thatch favourite, fusing everything from Andalusian guitar, psychedelic rock, folk, blues, trance and metal.

FRIDAY, JULY 26

FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: 80s Disco Night with DJ Dude, doors 8pm.

WEST COUNTRY INN, BIDEFORD: Rock on with Ten Feet Tall, 9.30pm.

CAESAR'S PALACE, BIDEFORD: Sod 'em & Sing karaoke from 10pm-midnight, followed by disco.

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

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Sam Dowden, 9pm, energetic acoustic originals and popular covers.

PIER HOUSE, WESTWARD HO: Join Della for a night of top vocals.

MARINERS ARMS, BRAUNTON: Rhythm and blues with The Roadhouse Band from 9pm.

RED BARN, WOOLACOMBE: North Devon singer songwriter Peter Bruntnell is in the house.

SATURDAY, JULY 27

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Rock covers and originals with Rudh from 9.30pm.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Cutting mod beat grooves with The Rivals, doors 8pm.

LACEY'S, BIDEFORD: Lacey's Ale & Cider House with karaoke from 8pm.

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

ANCHOR INN, BIDEFORD: Sod 'em & Sing Karaoke, 9pm-1am.

2DE, BIDEFORD: (Stallones) Club Nite with DJ, 9.30pm-2am.

THE ROYAL, APPLEDORE: The Bude Street venue hosts Base, Buck & Pig from 9-11pm.

ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live music every Saturday, 8.30pm.

BEAVER INN, APPLEDORE: A hometown gig for Dogleg, including male and female vocals plus guitar and violin for a lively session.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: DJ Mau Mau - Roots Reggae, 9pm.

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Music extravaganza Speed the Plough is back for the 15th time, with a line up of young and older North Devon talents including Scott Linn and the Broken Bottles, Chris Millington, Trudie Brown, Dogleg, The Electric Warriors and more. Tickets and info from 01805 624624 or visit www.theploughartscentre.org.uk

KINGS ARMS, HOLSWORTHY: Join regular North Devon visitors Ataraxis Vibration for a live gig, adm free.

BRADWORTHY INN, HOLSWORTHY: Rock guitarist Chris Banderas, 9pm.

THE FOX & HOUNDS, FREMINGTON: Time to party with the Knees Up DJs.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

LONDON INN, BRAUNTON: Rock and blues with Extractor, 9pm.

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Live music with Black Bullets, adm free.

PACK O' CARDS, COMBE MARTIN: Shammick Acoustic presents contemporary folk artist Maurice Dickson from Northern Ireland, with 30 years of experience under his belt. Powerful style of folk and blues, guitar picking and finely crafted lyrics. 8pm, more info from www.shammickacoustic.org.uk.

BRATTON FLEMING SOCIAL CLUB: Beer festival with three live bands plus an open mic stage. Gates open 2pm, performers include The Average Blues Band and The Garden Club, plus barbecue, bouncy castle and more.

SUNDAY, JULY 28

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: The Muso Collective of North Devon will be playing Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band, adm £3.

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, 7.30-11.30pm.

CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Acoustic jam.

COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Tony Finney from 4-6.30pm.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Jam Session, Baz Bix and friends from 7.30pm.

THE WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Open Mic Night.

THE THATCH, CROYDE: Open mic night.

MONDAY, JULY 29

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

BEAVER INN, APPLEDORE: Simon the Harpist - your favourite covers played on the harp.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Music quiz from 8pm.

TUESDAY, JULY 30

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Jam Night, free entry.

ALVERDISCOTT VILLAGE HALL: Change to the summer venue for Oceanview Country Music Club, 8.15pm, live music from Darren Busby. Info 01805 601495 or 01271 378273.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Tunes Tuesday with Chloe Bix and friends from 8.30pm.

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

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic with Karen Marie.

YARDE CAFE, PETERS MARLAND: Music from 1-4pm with Mojo-Rex.