North Devon Gig Guide: 03/10/12 to 09/10/12.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3

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, 10pm-2am.

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.

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: Popular local band Gang of Thieves. Doors 8pm.

PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

ROBINS NEST, BIDEFORD FC: Rockin' Shoes Rock 'n' Roll Club.

CREALOCK ARMS, LITTLEHAM: Accomplished North Devon band leader and solo artist Chris Stuckey live from 9pm.

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

SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Live music 8.30pm.

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash - Martin Turner, the definitive voice, creative force and founding member of British rock legends Wishbone Ash, returns with an exciting new band line up. From 8pm. Info/tickets 01805 624624.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

OLIVE BRANCH, BARNSTAPLE: Lively rock with Psylum, 9-11.30pm.

LONDON INN, BRAUNTON: Indie pop rock with Simmer Down from 9pm-late. Covering everything from Pink Floyd to Kings of Leon and Coldplay.

MARINERS ARMS, BRAUNTON: Party time with the reggae/ska inspired Zamba. Free entry, 10pm start.

THE THATCH, CROYDE: He may not have the fame of brother Mick, but the versatile Chris Jagger still knows more than a thing or two about music. Join him and his acoustic trio for an acoustic roots night - guitar, double bass and fiddle combine to offer Chris's own tunes plus a smattering of country, hillbilly and Irish thrown in. From 9.15om.

KINGS ARMS, GEORGEHAM: Great vocals with The Erica Oldham Band, expect raw blues, soulful songs and some rocking for good measure.

RED BARN, WOOLACOMBE: Live music with Hip Route.

SATURDAY

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Wendy May's Boom Boom Room, DJ night of soul, funk and reggae..

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Live music with favourites The Muddy River Band, 9pm approx.

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

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

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

SEAGATE HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Live music, 8.30pm.

NEWMARKET INN, TORRINGTON: Rock covers with Revolvin' Door, 9pm.

GEORGE HOTEL, SOUTH MOLTON: A 'most wanted' musician on the folk scene, Andy Cutting has been described as 'technically outstanding' while his music is warm and emotive at the same time. Gig start 8.30pm - call 01769 572514 for ticket info.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Live music double bill with The Commander in Chief, plus talented young local singer songwriter Kiera Osment.

BUNCH OF GRAPES, ILFRACOMBE: A night of classic rock with guitarist Chris Banderas from 9pm.

BICKFORD ARMS, HOLSWORTHY: Blues spiced rock with Devils Creek, 9pm.

BRADWORTHY INN, HOLSWORTHY: Rock pop with Ophelia, 9pm.

SUNDAY

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: This one has been going all the time, sorry! 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.

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.

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: North Devon Jazz Club hosts another gig, featuring world class trombonist Mark Nightingale. He will be accompanied by Craig Milverton on piano, Coach York on drums and Al Swainger on bass. 8.30pm. Info 01237 421065.

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

THE WAVERLEY, ILFRACOMBE: Chris Sings Country. Every Monday, 9pm.

TUESDAY

WREY ARMS, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Jam Night, free entry.

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

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

OLD BARN INN, BICKINGTON: Barnstaple Jazz Society presents live Dixieland and New Orleans jazz from 7.30pm.

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic.

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