Special Valentines gig guide
00:01 13 February 2013
North Devon gig guide 13/2/13 to 19/2/13.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13
COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Folk jam, 8pm.
BEAVER INN, APPLEDORE: Quiz & Music Bingo, 7pm.
CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic.
CORK & BOTTLE, BARNSTAPLE: Live blues soul and jazz with the house band, visiting musicians welcome to jam, 8pm.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14
CRABBY DICKS, BIDEFORD: 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: Valentines Night special with gabby Young and Other Animals. World class circus swing from Gabby and the band on a night of romance and music, 7pm. Tickets from 01805 624624.
LANGTREE PARISH HALL: Valentines Day music and meal with the popular Johnny Cowling. Two courses and a glass of bubbly, doors open 7pm. Tickets from 01805 601602.
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. Valentine Special plus ninth year anniversary.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15
JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Knees Up night with DJs Professor Simpkins and President Ford serving up choice cuts of good times grooves, from funk, soul and ska to Irish folk and Whisky in the Jar.
FIRST IN, LAST OUT, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.
PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: High energy rockabilly with the Flamin’ Ratrods , doors 8pm.
ROBINS NEST, BIDEFORD FC: Rockin’ Shoes Rock ‘n’ Roll Club.
THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live music every Friday, 8.30pm.
THE PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: In case you forgot the occasion - it happens all over again with a Late Late Valentines Night special with Gabby Young and Other Animals. World class circus swing from Gabby and the band on a night of romance and music, 7pm. Tickets from 01805 624624.
THE COACHING INN, SOUTH MOLTON: On the Rocks and Little Debs Open Mic Night, 8pm.
CASTLE INN, LANDKEY: Classic rock with Chris Banderas, 9pm.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16
PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: A top tribute to the musical genius of Kate Bush with Cloudbusting.
JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Live music with Geoff ‘the Horse’ Horsey 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 resident DJ, 9.30pm-2am.
ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live music every Saturday, 8.30pm.
BEAVER INN, APPLEDORE: Valentines special with acoustic singer songwriter Rich Narbett, from 8.30pm, adm free.
KINGS ARMS, HOLSWORTHY: Live music with Digital Natives, adm free.
HOLSWORTHY MEMORIAL HALL: Charity gig for Help For Heroes, live music with Feedback, covering the 60s to the present. From 9pm, tickets from the White Hart on 01409 253475 or 01822 359222.
GEORGE HOTEL, SOUTH MOLTON: A special concert celebrating the rich tradition of Devon folk music to mark the 150th anniversary of the Devonshire Association. The Living Tradition features some top local musicians including Amy Birch, Matt Norman & Mike Bond, The Orchard Family, Pam ’n’ Al, Tony Piper & Rupert Kirby and Marilyn Tucker. From 8pm, tickets from 01271 882366 or 01769 572514.
OLD BUS STATION, BARNSTAPLE: Rocking Fundraiser for Bex Dyment. Live Music from DJ Matt the Hat,
Like Ninjas, Couch, Roholio The Great, Captal, Redkite and The Slaughtered Lamb. Bex, from Exeter, is paralysed from the neck down. Fairy tale theme (optional), £5 entry, raffle & prize for best fancy dress. Any local businesses wishing to donate prizes for the raffle please call The Old Bus Station on 01271 372975.
THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.
BRAUNTON INN: The Erica Oldham Band, 7.30pm.
CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Live music with BB Blackdog, adm free.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17
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.
MARSHALS, BARNSTAPLE: Afternoon gig with Plamen, the rock fella, 4.30pm.
THE WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Open Mic Night.
THE THATCH, CROYDE: Open mic night.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18
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 presents talented band leader and drummer David Hamblett and his band The David Hamblett Group, favourites on the London jazz scene. From 8.30pm, entry is free but a collection is taken for the band.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19
OLD BARN INN, BICKINGTON: Barnstaple Jazz Society with live New Orleans and Dixieland jazz from 7.30pm.
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.
THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic with Karen Marie.