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00:01 30 January 2013

Steel guitar maestro Kent Duchaine is back at The Plough Arts Centre in Torrington on Saturday by popular demand.

Steel guitar maestro Kent Duchaine is back at The Plough Arts Centre in Torrington on Saturday by popular demand.

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North Devon Gig Guide: 30/1/13 to 5/2/13.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30

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

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Jamioke, 8.30pm.

THE PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: A Plough Gallery Gig with singer songwriter Kiera Osment, who also happens to be just 12-years-old, but vastly talented beyond her years. 8pm, tickets from 01805 624624.

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 31

CRABBY DICKS, BIDEFORD: ‘Next Door’ at Crabby Dicks and Bideford Folk Club from 8pm. Call 01237 470792 for more info.

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

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: from 8pm Tickets from 01805 624624.

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, FEBRUARY 1

FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Top tribute fun with The ZZ Tops. Doors 8pm, tickets from the club on 01237 478860 or Solo, Barnstaple on 01271 325274.

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

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

THE CHAMP, APPLEDORE: Gez’s Classic Vinyl Night, 9pm.

THE PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Another Gallery Gig with Swing Twenty Ten, a local trio which plays in the swing style of the 20s and 30s, 8pm. Tickets from 01805 624624.

CORK & BOTTLE, BARNSTAPLE: Classic rock with Chris Banderas, 9pm.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 2

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Wendy May’s Boom Boom Room, soul, ska and funk with DJ Wendy May, doors 8pm.

PORTOBELLO, BIDEFORD: Banish the winter blues with Knees Up Night, featuring DJs Professor Simpkins and President Ford. A wide range of music from funk, punk, soul and ska to Irish folk and Whiskey in the Jar, 7pm onwards…

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

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

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Live music from the Black Lightening Boys, local musicians Chris Stuckey & Gerry Lindley, 9.30pm.

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

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

THE PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Back by popular demand, steel guitar legend Kent Duchaine plus his faithful Leadbessie guitar bring their wild style back to the Plough. 8.30pm. Tickets from 01805 624624.

BICKFORD ARMS, HOLSWORTHY: Scrumpy ‘n’ Western with The Cornish Hillbillies from 9pm.

KINGS ARMS, HOLSWORTHY: Live music with talented North Devon folk artist Chris Millington.

GEORGE HOTEL, SOUTH MOLTON: Peter Knight’s Gigspanner. Join the legendary fiddle player from Steeleye Span for an innovative night of British, European and African-influenced music with guitarist Roger Flack and percussionist Vincent Salzfaas. 8.30pm, tickets and info from 01769 572514.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Rock covers with the lively Psylum.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 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.

CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Acoustic jam.

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

THE WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Open Mic Night.

THE THATCH, CROYDE: Open mic night.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Music quiz, 8pm.

BEAVER INN, APPLEDORE: Join top Italian alto saxophonist and band, The Tommaso Starace Quartet at North Devon Jazz Club from 8.30pm. Adm free, but a collection taken for the band, info 01237 421065.

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

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5

WREY ARMS, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic.

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.

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

OLD BARN INN, BICKINGTON: Barnstaple Jazz Society with live new Orleans and Dixieland Jazz from 7.30pm.

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

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