A packed week at The Plough... plus the North Devon gig guide

00:01 27 February 2013

Folk maestro Steve Knightley is playing a solo gig at The Plough Arts Centre in Torrington tomorrow (Thursday) at 8pm.

Folk maestro Steve Knightley is playing a solo gig at The Plough Arts Centre in Torrington tomorrow (Thursday) at 8pm.

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North Devon music gigs from 27/02/13 to 05/03/13.

Join North Devon's own blues legend Jim Crawford at Broomhill Art Hotel in Muddiford tomorrow (Thursday) for a gig to raise money for Shelterbox.Join North Devon's own blues legend Jim Crawford at Broomhill Art Hotel in Muddiford tomorrow (Thursday) for a gig to raise money for Shelterbox.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27

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

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic.

Jazz singer songwriter Clare Teal is performing at The Plough Arts Centre in Torrington on Saturday from 8pm, with support from North Devon's Keira Osment.Jazz singer songwriter Clare Teal is performing at The Plough Arts Centre in Torrington on Saturday from 8pm, with support from North Devon's Keira Osment.

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

THE PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Join Torrington’s own Big Al for a mystery Gallery Gig from 8pm. Tickets from 01805 624624.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28

CRABBY DICKS, BIDEFORD: Bideford Folk Club from 8pm. Call 01237 470792 for more info.

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

WESTWARD ARMS, WESTWARD HO: Live music with The Rivals, 8pm.

ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live music Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 8.30pm.

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

THE PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: A free day of events including film, arts workshop and live music from Dogleg, runs until 5pm. More details at www.theploughartscentre.org.uk. Then from 8pm enjoy a solo show by folk legend and one half of Show of Hands, singer songwriter Steve Knightley. Tickets for Steve’s show from 01805 624624.

BROOMHILL ART HOTEL, MUDDIFORD: North Devon’s own top British blues musician Jim Crawford live from 8pm to raise money for the Shelterbox Appeal. Doors 7.30pm, tickets from 01271 850262 or info@broomhillart.co.uk.

GOLDEN LION INN, BARNSTAPLE: Open deck night, free entry from 7pm, age 16+.

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.

COOK ISLAND, MULLACOTT: Open Mike Night, 8.15pm. A variety of local musicians and guests always welcome - if you would like to play, get there early to reserve a spot.

FRIDAY, MARCH 1

FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Madcap bono-style fun with Basil’s Ballsup Band, doors 8pm.

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

GOLDEN LION, NORTHAM: Live music with Dave Rich from 9.30pm.

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

THE PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: London-based band Public Service Broadcasting have been selling out UK venues and are now on a more intimate tour to road test their new album. 8pm, tickets from 01805 624624.

GOLDEN LION INN, BARNSTAPLE: Karaoke with West Coast Entertainment, adm free, followed by disco.

BUNCH OF GRAPES, ILFRACOMBE: Classic rock with guitarist Chris Banderas, 9pm.

SATURDAY, MARCH 2

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Wendy May’s Boom Boom Room, DJ night with ska funk and soul, £3 at door.

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Live music with Red Dirt from 9.30pm.

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

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

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

KINGSLEY INN, NORTHAM: Live covers fun with the popular Revolvin’ Door from 9pm.

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

KINGS ARMS, HOLSWORTHY: Live music with Say Obsidian, adm free.

THE PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Talented jazz singer songwriter Clare Teal is back with a brand new mix of standards, originals and contemporary covers arranged by MD and pianist Grant Windsor and performed to perfection. 8pm, tickets from 01805 624624.

SEVEN STARS, WINKLEIGH: Echoes of Elvis with Brockabilly from 9pm.

GOLDEN LION INN, BARNSTAPLE: Conan Sound jungle to figit sound from 8pm.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Another double header of music with Athletes in Paris + Charmaine Lilly, adm free.

SUNDAY, MARCH 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.

CAFÉ DU PARC, BIDEFORD: Lunchtime jazz with Rob & Steve.

CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Acoustic jam.

COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Live music from 4-6.30pm.

GOLDEN LION INN, BARNSTAPLE: West Coast entertainment with karaoke & disco, until 1.30am.

THE WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Open Mic Night.

THE THATCH, CROYDE: Open mic night.

MONDAY, MARCH 4

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

TUESDAY, MARCH 5

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Jam Night, free entry.

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Tunes Tuesday with Chloe Bix and friends. All instrument players welcome to join Chloe for a night of English, Irish and world music from 8.30pm.

OLD BARN INN, BICKINGTON: Barnstaple Jazz Society’s orchestra has more live new Orleans and Dixieland from 7.30pm.

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

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

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