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Rhythm & Blue Martyn
Apr
26
9:00 PM21:00

Rhythm & Blue Martyn

Ben 'Blue' Martyn's trio (+ occasional guests). Music from the southern states of America, particularly Louisiana. Ben Blue and Emile Martyn moved to New Orleans and spent their teenage years and twenties there but have now been in London for over 10 years playing with many of the Jazz great of that time. While pianist Dean Ross grew up in Kansas City and now also resides in London. Their influences vary from Fats Domino, to Ray Charles, Professor Longhair, Muddy Waters, Kris Kristofferson and beyond. Ben Blue also writes for the band in the style of their heroes mixing Jazz with Rhythm & Blues, Country and early rock n roll. Ben and Emile also run a full six piece band ‘The Fallen Heroes’ which tours the world playing and selling out venues such as New Orleans Jazz and Heritage festival, Cork Festival, Ronnie Scott’s and the 100 Club.

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The Swing Ninjas
Apr
27
9:00 PM21:00

The Swing Ninjas

The Swing Ninjas started life as a busking trio playing small clubs and on the streets of Europe.  From humble beginnings, they’ve now grown into a large band writing and performing original new swing music – drawing on elements of New Orleans swing, spirituals, blues, cajun jazz, all influenced by the UK new swing movement. 

+ LATE SET

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Boneshaker
Apr
28
9:00 PM21:00

Boneshaker

The Boneshaker conjure up a heady cocktail of razzamatazz jazz from the roaring 20s and beyond with exotic rhythms from the Latin quarter, tangos, salsas and mambos.  French chanson rubs shoulders with the Weimar Cabaret while film noir soundtracks mingle with the Klezmer-esque and the quaintly curious confections of the golden age of jazz. The Boneshaker features thrilling three part harmonies, virtuoso romantic violin, soaring sax and clarinet accompanied by a swinging rhythm section featuring vintage percussion to create an inimitable musical and visual Boneshaker event.

+ LATE SET

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Bacardi Cuarto presents Grupo Atlantico
Apr
29
9:00 PM21:00

Bacardi Cuarto presents Grupo Atlantico

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious Rum cocktails courtesy of Bacardi.

Grupo Atlantico are a playing as a duo; together they artfully mix early jazz and ragtime, Brazilian choro, biguine from Martinique and early tango music.

As a result of the generous support of Bacardi we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Bacardi all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Jaz Delorean on Piano
Apr
30
9:00 PM21:00

Jaz Delorean on Piano

Jaz Delorean is an English singer, as well as performing and recording as a solo artist, he is the composer and singer for British band Tankus the Henge. Influenced by charismatic characters such as Jack Kerouac, Tom Waits and Edith Piaf, his music and lyrics often travel down the wistful, broken-hearted route, performed live with a mischievous glint in his eye.

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Havana Club presents Sugar Kings Trio
May
1
9:00 PM21:00

Havana Club presents Sugar Kings Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious rum cocktails courtesy of Havana Club.

From the gambling dens of pre-revolution Havana, where the sweet smell of cigars hung thick in the air and the aged rum flowed, "The Sugar Kings" Cuban trio present Son, vintage Mambo, Guaracha, Bolero and Cha Cha Cha…with vocal harmonies, exciting rhythms and abounding Cuban sunshine.

As a result of the generous support of Havana Club, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Havana Club all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Boneshaker
May
4
9:00 PM21:00

Boneshaker

The Boneshaker conjure up a heady cocktail of razzamatazz jazz from the roaring 20s and beyond with exotic rhythms from the Latin quarter, tangos, salsas and mambos.  French chanson rubs shoulders with the Weimar Cabaret while film noir soundtracks mingle with the Klezmer-esque and the quaintly curious confections of the golden age of jazz. The Boneshaker features thrilling three part harmonies, virtuoso romantic violin, soaring sax and clarinet accompanied by a swinging rhythm section featuring vintage percussion to create an inimitable musical and visual Boneshaker event.

+ LATE SET

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Dixe Ticklers
May
5
9:00 PM21:00

Dixe Ticklers

The Dixie Ticklers are transforming and revisiting classic New Orleans music. This hard working band is building a fierce live reputation within jazz and the vintage scene.

 + Late Set

The Dixie Ticklers will also be playing a Late Set at 11.30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on, or £5 on the door.

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Woodford presents Errol Linton Duo
May
6
9:00 PM21:00

Woodford presents Errol Linton Duo

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious whiskey cocktails courtesy of Woodford Reserve.

We'll have live music from the wonderful Errol Linton duo. Errol fuses his unique Brixton Blues sings of contemporary urban hassles with his distinctive reggae flavoured songs. Playing his rousing harmonica into the night which he mastered and developed through years of entertaining the masses as a busker on the London underground, this is a night to delight.

As a result of the generous support of Woodford Reserve, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Woodford Reserve all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Eric Ranzoni on Piano
May
7
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni on Piano

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around. 

Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."
Blues in Britain

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Chambord Masterclass and TJ Johnson
May
8
7:00 PM19:00

Chambord Masterclass and TJ Johnson

We are delighted to host this masterclass in partnership with Chambord. Guests will learn about the crafting of the brand and be treated to a tasting of expressions of the range.


Tickets are free but we do recommend booking, using the Chambord Masterclass Booking Type, as places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 15 minutes before.

TJ Johnson brings New Orleans to Oriole for this special evening. He will play an extraordinary blend of music that transcends the boundaries of jazz, blues, soul, country and gospel and is influenced by the likes of Ray Charles, Dr John, Louis Armstrong, Johnny Cash, BB King, Nina Simone, Alberta Hunter, Jimmy Witherspoon and many more.  

As a result of the generous support of Chambord, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Chambord all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Boca Nova Trio
May
9
9:00 PM21:00

Boca Nova Trio

Continuing our programme of excellent international music, the Boca Nova group dip into the rich musical heritage of Brazil to bring you a selection of bossa novas, sambas and originals.

Felix Barnes – trumpet, Daniel Nash – guitar; Pablo Blanco – percussion; Nico Cabrera – Bass

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Pinstripe Réduit
May
10
9:00 PM21:00

Pinstripe Réduit

Pinstripe Réduit is a high energy and fun swing quartet featuring piano/vocals, sax, bass and drums. The smaller version of the popular Pinstripe Suit band which has a residency at our sister bar Nightjar, performances feature much of the same repertoire of classic swing music including lots of tunes giving the audience the chance to participate with 'shout outs', such as Just A Gigalo, Minnie the Moocher, Hey Pachuco (as featured in The Mask) and Gimme That Wine.

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Benoit Viellefon and his Orchestra
May
11
9:00 PM21:00

Benoit Viellefon and his Orchestra

In his flagship project, Benoit directs an ensemble of internationally acclaimed musicians in a manner reminiscent of Duke Ellington, Cab Calloway and Charles Trenet at the very height of their popularity. His authentic vocal renditions of French chanson, Swing, Jive, Russian folk, Charleston, Latin American dance music have captivated audiences across the UK and all over Europe, Russia and the Far East.

"Effortlessly sweep you away on sonic gossamer wings to the happy, happy place of your choice"
- Vintage Rock Magazine

+ Late Set

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Rabbit Foot Spasm
May
12
9:00 PM21:00

Rabbit Foot Spasm

This 5-piece band resides in the depths of the West Country, coming to the fore whenever an authentic swing jazz band is called for. A horn section with a Baritone Saxophone (one must have resonance), a Shakespeare-referencing, kazoo-playing bandleader, and an array of talented members with unique 1920s gangster epithets.

 + LATE SET

 The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

“Noisy and raucous and dangerously sexy jazz

— BBC Radio 6

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Hendrick's presents The Shirt Tail Stompers
May
13
9:00 PM21:00

Hendrick's presents The Shirt Tail Stompers

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious cocktails courtesy of Hendrick's.

One of London's top vintage jazz bands, The Shirt Tail Stompers are heavily influenced by the great American band leaders and musicians of the 20s, 30s and 40s: Fats Waller, Fletcher Henderson, Wingy Manone and others. Performing as a duo, this London-based band are bringing swing music back into the mainstream with their own suave and raucous stamp.

As a result of the generous support of Hendrick's, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Hendrick's all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Christian Prior on Piano
May
14
9:00 PM21:00

Christian Prior on Piano

Christian is a versatile pianist, organist and vocalist specialising in Jazz, Blues and early Rock ’n’ Roll. He is the lead vocalist and pianist/organist for the exciting London based bands, ’The Gin Trap House Band' and 'The Gin Trap Organ Trio'. His vast influences include Ray Charles, Fats Domino, Oscar Peterson, Lennie Tristano, Dr. John and Fats Waller to name a few. He is equally happy grooving to some boogie woogie piano, stomping to some stride or playing some swinging bebop.

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Tanqueray presents Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio
May
15
9:00 PM21:00

Tanqueray presents Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious gin cocktails courtesy of Tanqueray.

The group fronted by the illustrious Fred Snow, and deliver gnarly old barrel house tunes, street smart with a lingering impression of a Hamburg Rough-house. Quoting Woody Guthrie, Tom Waits, Marlene Dietrich, David Bowie, 3 Mustaphas 3, Jacques Brel, Agnes Bernelle, Alex Harvey, Queen, Velvet Underground as fonts of scant reverence. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies exclusive gatherings.

As a result of the generous support of Tanqueray, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Tanqueray all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Madeleine Rose Witney
May
16
9:00 PM21:00

Madeleine Rose Witney

Born and raised in Camden, Madeleine developed a Love for Jazz in her early years.

Drawing influence from Jazz Legends from the 30s-50s such as Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughn, Carmen McRae, Billie Holiday and Anita O'Day.

Madeleine's adoration for Jazz has very much influenced her style and persona, dressing with periodic elegance creating an extremely authentic and nostalgic experience to watch her perform.

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Eric Ranzoni Trio
May
17
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni Trio

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around.

 Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."

Blues in Britain

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Kai Hoffman and her kombo
May
18
9:00 PM21:00

Kai Hoffman and her kombo

Originally from Boston, Massachusetts, Kai is a multiple BBC Jazz Award winner and long-time resident at Ronnie Scott's in Soho.

Come and see one of London's best swing jazz singers perform with her quartet, bringing with her a lot of glamour and not a little sass. 

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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The Kitchen Syncopators
May
19
9:00 PM21:00

The Kitchen Syncopators

Taking songs from the southern states of 1920s and 30s America, The Kitchen  Syncopators play original arrangements of both long forgotten gems and timeless classics. Sit and tap or get up and swing to the sweet vocals backed by banjo, upright bass, drums, washboard, piano and horns.

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Hennessy Jazz Jam
May
20
9:00 PM21:00

Hennessy Jazz Jam

Led by expert multi-instrumentalist Duncan Hemstock, the Hennessy Jazz Jam brings together some of London's best musicians playing vintage jazz music.

The 20s and 30s gave birth to Jazz with large-scale bands accompanying dancing feet well into the early hours of the evening. Big bands travelled across America, Europe and into Asia and were seen as an essential part of an evening out drinking cocktails and dancing the night away.

Thanks to the sponsorship of Hennessy Fine de Cognac, we are able to recreate the thrill and fun of those historic nights, drinking cocktails at happy prices and completely free live music. 

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Tim Penn on Piano
May
21
9:00 PM21:00

Tim Penn on Piano

Tim Penn's influences and repertoire range from ragtime and stride and the old blues songs of the 1920s, the New Orleans rhumba rhythms of Professor Longhair, a pinch of 50s/60s soul-jazz and some straight R&B from the likes of Ray Charles and Amos Milburn. Take all this, and then finally season with a sprinkling of his own songs, which reference styles such as Hoagy Carmichael at one moment and southern Swamp Rock or Bob Dylan the next, and the recipe is complete and ready.

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Gin Mare Masterclass and Fraser and the Alibis
May
22
7:00 PM19:00

Gin Mare Masterclass and Fraser and the Alibis

We are delighted to host this masterclass in partnership with Gin Mare. Guests will learn about the crafting of the brand and be treated to a tasting of expressions of the range.


Tickets are free but we do recommend booking, using the Gin Mare Masterclass Booking Type, as places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 15 minutes before.

London based four piece Fraser & the Alibis play the hippest in Bop, Blues and Boogaloo.Inspired by the big tenor sax sounds of Dexter Gordon and the screaming Organ of Jimmy Smith, the band play original tunes, deeply entrenched in the roots of the music. With a nod to 'Sam Butera and the Winesses',  Fraser & the Alibis channel the intensity and feel good effect of the swing and jive music of the dance hall era, combined with the intricacies and virtuosities of later jazz movements.

As a result of the generous support of Gin Mare, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Gin Mare all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

 

We will also be serving a delicious St Germain Spritz priced at £5 exclusively for festival badge holders of Clerkenwell Design Week.

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St Germain presents 'Designing the World's Best Bars panel discussion'
May
23
4:00 PM16:00

St Germain presents 'Designing the World's Best Bars panel discussion'

During Clerkenwell Design Week, Oriole are delighted to present a panel discussion in partnership with St Germain.

Guests will be treated to a discussion on 'Designing the World's Best Bars' with the design team behind award-winning bars, Oriole and Swift, along with a panel of industry experts.

The panel discussion starts at 4.30pm and last approximately one hour. Please arrive 30 minutes before to receive your welcome drink. 

Tickets are £5, which include a St Germain spritz upon arrival. 

You are welcome to stay with us for the evening. There will be delicious food and a special menu of cocktails at reduced price featuring St Germain. From 9pm, there will be live music for £5, brought to you by one of Oriole's house bands. 

We will also be serving a delicious St Germain Spritz priced at £5 exclusively for festival badge holders of Clerkenwell Design Week.

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The Swing Ninjas
May
24
9:00 PM21:00

The Swing Ninjas

The Swing Ninjas started life as a busking trio playing small clubs and on the streets of Europe.  From humble beginnings, they’ve now grown into a large band writing and performing original new swing music – drawing on elements of New Orleans swing, spirituals, blues, cajun jazz, all influenced by the UK new swing movement. 

 

We will also be serving a delicious St Germain Spritz priced at £5 exclusively for festival badge holders of Clerkenwell Design Week.

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Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band
May
25
9:00 PM21:00

Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band

Re-inventing the Old Style.

They are known for outstanding live shows & their suave appeal for European private events. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies & exclusive gatherings.

The Gothic Gatsbys of the Indy Scene!
— The Candlelight Club
Impeccable tunes are served up with obscene lyrics, a diabolic mash-up of Terry-Thomas and Al Bowlly.
— Ben Chu, The Independent Newspaper
Whatever keeps Fred Snow off the stage is a great victory for social reformers, but a dreadful loss to London
— C.J. Lazaretti, The Erotic Review

The group is fronted by Fred Snow, who has written & recorded original material for TV & award winning movie soundtracks, providing opportunities to visit 6 different continents of the world with his own music, bands & solo acts, having been booked to appear with such luminaries as Lana Del Rey, Brian Ferry, the Buena Vista Social Club as well as Nile Rogers & Chic!

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 The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Belvedere presents Duo Manouche
May
27
9:00 PM21:00

Belvedere presents Duo Manouche

We're delighted to present an evening of jazz and delicious vodka cocktails courtesy of Belvedere.  

There will be free live music from the excellent Duo Manouche, one of the UK’s leading gypsy swing ensembles. They will be performing inspired re-worked classics of Django Reinhardt, in addition to original material penned by their band leader Simon Harris, bringing a unique and contemporary twist to this ever popular genre.

As a result of the generous support of Belvedere, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Belvedere all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Le Tribute presents Hot Rock Pilgrims
May
29
9:00 PM21:00

Le Tribute presents Hot Rock Pilgrims

We're delighted to present an evening of Bluegrass and delicious gin cocktails courtesy of Le Tribute.  

 The Hot Rock Pilgrims, are an old-time supergroup featuring some of the most exciting young pickers in the South East of England, an old-time supergroup featuring some of the most exciting young pickers in the South East of England.

As a result of the generous support of Le Tribute, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Le Tribute Gin all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Ben Somers Trio
May
30
9:00 PM21:00

Ben Somers Trio

The Ben Somer's Trio are three of the best instrumentalists on the UK Americana scene. Keeping American folk culture and political song alive , along with contemporary and original roots music, they use stunning three and four part vocal harmonies to keep their audiences enthralled. 

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Boneshaker
Jun
1
9:00 PM21:00

Boneshaker

The Boneshaker conjure up a heady cocktail of razzamatazz jazz from the roaring 20s and beyond with exotic rhythms from the Latin quarter, tangos, salsas and mambos.  French chanson rubs shoulders with the Weimar Cabaret while film noir soundtracks mingle with the Klezmer-esque and the quaintly curious confections of the golden age of jazz. The Boneshaker features thrilling three part harmonies, virtuoso romantic violin, soaring sax and clarinet accompanied by a swinging rhythm section featuring vintage percussion to create an inimitable musical and visual Boneshaker event.

+ LATE SET

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Appleton presents The Jaybirds
Jun
3
9:00 PM21:00

Appleton presents The Jaybirds

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious rum cocktails courtesy of Appleton.

The Jaybirds a Jazz-Reggae band in the tradition of The Skatelites and Jazz Jamaica will be playing as a duo. Having met at Brixton's legendary Afro-Caribbean music venue, The Effra Tavern, they formed and are to be found gigging on London's vibrant Jazz scene. Their music is guaranteed to put a skip in your step and a smile on your face!

As a result of the generous support of Appleton, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Appleton all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Eric Ranzoni on piano
Jun
4
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni on piano

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around.

 Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."

Blues in Britain

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Campari Masterclass and Sugar Kings
Jun
5
7:00 PM19:00

Campari Masterclass and Sugar Kings

During Negroni Week 2018, we are delighted to announce that Campari will be running a masterclass with us. Guests will learn about the crafting of the brand and be treated to a tasting of expressions of the range.

Tickets are free but we do recommend booking, using the Campari Masterclass booking type (bookings open on the 9th of May), as places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 15 minutes before.

As a result of the generous support of Campari, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Campari all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

From 9pm, we will have live music from The Sugar Kings. Transporting guests into the gambling dens of pre-revolution Havana, where the sweet smell of cigars hung thick in the air and the aged rum flowed, "The Sugar Kings" Cuban trio present their repertoire of son cubano, vintage mambo and cha cha cha. Featuring Flavio Correaon percussion & vocals, Elpidio Caicedo on baby bass & vocals and Daniel Carnago Cuban on tres guitar & vocals.

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Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio
Jun
6
9:00 PM21:00

Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio

The group fronted by the illustrious Fred Snow, and deliver gnarly old barrel house tunes, street smart with a lingering impression of a Hamburg Rough-house. Quoting Woody Guthrie, Tom Waits, Marlene Dietrich, David Bowie, 3 Mustaphas 3, Jacques Brel, Agnes Bernelle, Alex Harvey, Queen, Velvet Underground as fonts of scant reverence. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies exclusive gatherings.

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Benoit Viellefon Hot Club
Jun
8
9:00 PM21:00

Benoit Viellefon Hot Club

Inspired by the swinging music that emerged from the infamous Parisian Cafés and nightclubs of the 1930s and 1940s, Benoit Viellefon presents his Hot Club. A unique ensemble that celebrates the popular songs played by artists like Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli, Louis Armstrong, and Sidney Bechet. With all the romanticism and nostalgia of the French repertoire and with a nod to the American jazz virtuosi who visited Paris, the Hot Club is the perfect mix of European finesse and the restless fervour of American hot jazz.

The Hot Club is made up of the finest musicians on the London jazz scene, all of them bringing their own character and experience, and contributing to the unique identity of the band. Fronted by Benoit himself on guitar and lead vocals, the timeless 2-guitar and double bass format is spiced up with a variety of instruments including violin, clarinet, trumpet and sometimes piano. The band’s repertoire consists of all the popular songs from the classic French, American, Italian and Russian songbooks. Capturing the sights, sounds and sensations, the Hot Club truly embodies the spirit of this bygone era.

+ Late Set

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Rabbit Foot Spasm
Jun
9
9:00 PM21:00

Rabbit Foot Spasm

This 5-piece band resides in the depths of the West Country, coming to the fore whenever an authentic swing jazz band is called for. A horn section with a Baritone Saxophone (one must have resonance), a Shakespeare-referencing, kazoo-playing bandleader, and an array of talented members with unique 1920s gangster epithets.

 + LATE SET

 The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Bombay presents Fraser & The Alibis Trio
Jun
10
9:00 PM21:00

Bombay presents Fraser & The Alibis Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of jazz and delicious gin cocktails courtesy of Bombay.  

London based band Fraser & the Alibis will be playing as a trio, the hippest in Bop, Blues and Boogaloo. Inspired by the big tenor sax sounds of Dexter Gordon and the screaming Organ of Jimmy Smith, the band play original tunes, deeply entrenched in the roots of the music. With a nod to 'Sam Butera and the Winesses',  Fraser & the Alibis channel the intensity and feel good effect of the swing and jive music of the dance hall era, combined with the intricacies and virtuosities of later jazz movements.

As a result of the generous support of Bombay, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Bombay all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Tim Penn on Piano
Jun
11
9:00 PM21:00

Tim Penn on Piano

Tim Penn's influences and repertoire range from ragtime and stride and the old blues songs of the 1920s, the New Orleans rhumba rhythms of Professor Longhair, a pinch of 50s/60s soul-jazz and some straight R&B from the likes of Ray Charles and Amos Milburn. Take all this, and then finally season with a sprinkling of his own songs, which reference styles such as Hoagy Carmichael at one moment and southern Swamp Rock or Bob Dylan the next, and the recipe is complete and ready.

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Freya presents Dom Pipkin Trio
Jun
12
9:00 PM21:00

Freya presents Dom Pipkin Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious cocktails courtesy of Freya.

Taking inspiration from Professor Longhair, Huey "Piano" Smith, Lee Dorsey and James Booker, this is an evening of outstanding New Orleans-style jazz, blues and funk piano.

Dom Pipkin is a piano player from London UK who taught himself the blues alongside "the grades" as a kid, dug into jazz sometime after, and was booted out of the Royal Academy Of Music sometime in '92. 

As a result of the generous support of Freya, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Freya all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Pinstripe Réduit
Jun
14
9:00 PM21:00

Pinstripe Réduit

Pinstripe Réduit is a high energy and fun swing quartet featuring piano/vocals, sax, bass and drums. The smaller version of the popular Pinstripe Suit band which has a residency at our sister bar Nightjar, performances feature much of the same repertoire of classic swing music including lots of tunes giving the audience the chance to participate with 'shout outs', such as Just A Gigalo, Minnie the Moocher, Hey Pachuco (as featured in The Mask) and Gimme That Wine.

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Hennessy Jazz Jam
Jun
17
9:00 PM21:00

Hennessy Jazz Jam

Led by expert multi-instrumentalist Duncan Hemstock, the Hennessy Jazz Jam brings together some of London's best musicians playing vintage jazz music.

The 20s and 30s gave birth to Jazz with large-scale bands accompanying dancing feet well into the early hours of the evening. Big bands travelled across America, Europe and into Asia and were seen as an essential part of an evening out drinking cocktails and dancing the night away.

Thanks to the sponsorship of Hennessy Fine de Cognac, we are able to recreate the thrill and fun of those historic nights, drinking cocktails at happy prices and completely free live music. 

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Christian Prior on Piano
Jun
18
9:00 PM21:00

Christian Prior on Piano

Christian is a versatile pianist, organist and vocalist specialising in Jazz, Blues and early Rock ’n’ Roll. He is the lead vocalist and pianist/organist for the exciting London based bands, ’The Gin Trap House Band' and 'The Gin Trap Organ Trio'. His vast influences include Ray Charles, Fats Domino, Oscar Peterson, Lennie Tristano, Dr. John and Fats Waller to name a few. He is equally happy grooving to some boogie woogie piano, stomping to some stride or playing some swinging bebop.

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Grey Goose presents Mademoiselle Lou Lou
Jun
19
9:00 PM21:00

Grey Goose presents Mademoiselle Lou Lou

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious vodka cocktails courtesy of Grey Goose.

Mlle. Loulou is a French accordionist and singer who plays with the finest jazz musicians of London. The band conjures a romantic, vintage Parisian spirit, taking the audience back to bygone era. Their expansive repertoire ranges from the French 'titi' to the irresistible dance grooves of South America. Expect Swing, Tango, Cumbia, French Chanson and Musette music, the occasional Forro and even some 50's Rock 'n' Roll!

As a result of the generous support of Grey Goose, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Grey Goose all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Eric Ranzoni Trio
Jun
21
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni Trio

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around.

 Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."

Blues in Britain

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St Germain presents Trio Manouche
Jun
26
9:00 PM21:00

St Germain presents Trio Manouche

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious cocktails courtesy of St Germain.

Trio Manouche, one of the UK’s leading gypsy swing ensembles. They will be performing inspired re-worked classics of Django Reinhardt, in addition to original material penned by their band leader Simon Harris, bringing a unique and contemporary twist to this ever popular genre.

As a result of the generous support of St Germain, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring St Germain all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Duncan Hemstock Trio
Jun
27
9:00 PM21:00

Duncan Hemstock Trio

Master of our monthly Hennessy Jazz Jams, Duncan Hemstock is a band leader like no other. He brings his joy for life and music to every performance, always delivering with a smile and a cheeky quip or two. His clarinet playing is not only influenced by Goodman, but also the fiery intent of Edmond Hall, while his Tenor Saxophone approach is inspired by the great Lester Young.

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The Swing Ninjas
Jun
28
9:00 PM21:00

The Swing Ninjas

The Swing Ninjas started life as a busking trio playing small clubs and on the streets of Europe.  From humble beginnings, they’ve now grown into a large band writing and performing original new swing music – drawing on elements of New Orleans swing, spirituals, blues, cajun jazz, all influenced by the UK new swing movement. 

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Kai Hoffman and her kombo
Jun
29
9:00 PM21:00

Kai Hoffman and her kombo

Originally from Boston, Massachusetts, Kai is a multiple BBC Jazz Award winner and long-time resident at Ronnie Scott's in Soho.

Come and see one of London's best swing jazz singers perform with her quartet, bringing with her a lot of glamour and not a little sass. 

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Havana Club presents Sugar Kings Trio
Jul
3
9:00 PM21:00

Havana Club presents Sugar Kings Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious rum cocktails courtesy of Havana Club.

From the gambling dens of pre-revolution Havana, where the sweet smell of cigars hung thick in the air and the aged rum flowed, "The Sugar Kings" Cuban trio present Son, vintage Mambo, Guaracha, Bolero and Cha Cha Cha…with vocal harmonies, exciting rhythms and abounding Cuban sunshine.

As a result of the generous support of Havana Club, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Havana Club all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Eric Ranzoni Trio
Jul
4
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni Trio

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around.

 Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."

Blues in Britain

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Boneshaker
Jul
6
9:00 PM21:00

Boneshaker

The Boneshaker conjure up a heady cocktail of razzamatazz jazz from the roaring 20s and beyond with exotic rhythms from the Latin quarter, tangos, salsas and mambos.  French chanson rubs shoulders with the Weimar Cabaret while film noir soundtracks mingle with the Klezmer-esque and the quaintly curious confections of the golden age of jazz. The Boneshaker features thrilling three part harmonies, virtuoso romantic violin, soaring sax and clarinet accompanied by a swinging rhythm section featuring vintage percussion to create an inimitable musical and visual Boneshaker event.

+ LATE SET

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Pinstripe Réduit
Jul
7
9:00 PM21:00

Pinstripe Réduit

Pinstripe Réduit is a high energy and fun swing quartet featuring piano/vocals, sax, bass and drums. The smaller version of the popular Pinstripe Suit band which has a residency at our sister bar Nightjar, performances feature much of the same repertoire of classic swing music including lots of tunes giving the audience the chance to participate with 'shout outs', such as Just A Gigalo, Minnie the Moocher, Hey Pachuco (as featured in The Mask) and Gimme That Wine.

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Hennessy Jazz Jam
Jul
8
9:00 PM21:00

Hennessy Jazz Jam

Led by expert multi-instrumentalist Duncan Hemstock, the Hennessy Jazz Jam brings together some of London's best musicians playing vintage jazz music.

The 20s and 30s gave birth to Jazz with large-scale bands accompanying dancing feet well into the early hours of the evening. Big bands travelled across America, Europe and into Asia and were seen as an essential part of an evening out drinking cocktails and dancing the night away.

Thanks to the sponsorship of Hennessy Fine de Cognac, we are able to recreate the thrill and fun of those historic nights, drinking cocktails at happy prices and completely free live music. 

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TJ Johnson Trio
Jul
10
9:00 PM21:00

TJ Johnson Trio

TJ Johnson's Trio brings New Orleans to Oriole for this special evening. They will play an extraordinary blend of music that transcends the boundaries of jazz, blues, soul, country and gospel and is influenced by the likes of Ray Charles, Dr John, Louis Armstrong, Johnny Cash, BB King, Nina Simone, Alberta Hunter, Jimmy Witherspoon and many more. 

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Pinstripe Réduit
Jul
12
9:00 PM21:00

Pinstripe Réduit

Pinstripe Réduit is a high energy and fun swing quartet featuring piano/vocals, sax, bass and drums. The smaller version of the popular Pinstripe Suit band which has a residency at our sister bar Nightjar, performances feature much of the same repertoire of classic swing music including lots of tunes giving the audience the chance to participate with 'shout outs', such as Just A Gigalo, Minnie the Moocher, Hey Pachuco (as featured in The Mask) and Gimme That Wine.

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Benoit Viellefon Hot Club
Jul
13
9:00 PM21:00

Benoit Viellefon Hot Club

Inspired by the swinging music that emerged from the infamous Parisian Cafés and nightclubs of the 1930s and 1940s, Benoit Viellefon presents his Hot Club. A unique ensemble that celebrates the popular songs played by artists like Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli, Louis Armstrong, and Sidney Bechet. With all the romanticism and nostalgia of the French repertoire and with a nod to the American jazz virtuosi who visited Paris, the Hot Club is the perfect mix of European finesse and the restless fervour of American hot jazz.

The Hot Club is made up of the finest musicians on the London jazz scene, all of them bringing their own character and experience, and contributing to the unique identity of the band. Fronted by Benoit himself on guitar and lead vocals, the timeless 2-guitar and double bass format is spiced up with a variety of instruments including violin, clarinet, trumpet and sometimes piano. The band’s repertoire consists of all the popular songs from the classic French, American, Italian and Russian songbooks. Capturing the sights, sounds and sensations, the Hot Club truly embodies the spirit of this bygone era.

+ Late Set

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Rabbit Foot Spasm
Jul
14
9:00 PM21:00

Rabbit Foot Spasm

This 5-piece band resides in the depths of the West Country, coming to the fore whenever an authentic swing jazz band is called for. A horn section with a Baritone Saxophone (one must have resonance), a Shakespeare-referencing, kazoo-playing bandleader, and an array of talented members with unique 1920s gangster epithets.

 + LATE SET

 The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Grey Goose presents Mademoiselle Lou Lou
Jul
15
9:00 PM21:00

Grey Goose presents Mademoiselle Lou Lou

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious vodka cocktails courtesy of Grey Goose in celebration of Bastille Day.

Mlle. Loulou is a French accordionist and singer who plays with the finest jazz musicians of London. The band conjures a romantic, vintage Parisian spirit, taking the audience back to bygone era. Their expansive repertoire ranges from the French 'titi' to the irresistible dance grooves of South America. Expect Swing, Tango, Cumbia, French Chanson and Musette music, the occasional Forro and even some 50's Rock 'n' Roll!

As a result of the generous support of Grey Goose, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Grey Goose all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Christian Prior on Piano
Jul
16
9:00 PM21:00

Christian Prior on Piano

Christian is a versatile pianist, organist and vocalist specialising in Jazz, Blues and early Rock ’n’ Roll. He is the lead vocalist and pianist/organist for the exciting London based bands, ’The Gin Trap House Band' and 'The Gin Trap Organ Trio'. His vast influences include Ray Charles, Fats Domino, Oscar Peterson, Lennie Tristano, Dr. John and Fats Waller to name a few. He is equally happy grooving to some boogie woogie piano, stomping to some stride or playing some swinging bebop.

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Bacardi Presents Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio
Jul
17
9:00 PM21:00

Bacardi Presents Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious Rum cocktails courtesy of Bacardi.

The group fronted by the illustrious Fred Snow, and deliver gnarly old barrel house tunes, street smart with a lingering impression of a Hamburg Rough-house. Quoting Woody Guthrie, Tom Waits, Marlene Dietrich, David Bowie, 3 Mustaphas 3, Jacques Brel, Agnes Bernelle, Alex Harvey, Queen, Velvet Underground as fonts of scant reverence. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies exclusive gatherings.

As a result of the generous support of Bacardi we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Bacardi all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Errol Linton Trio
Jul
19
9:00 PM21:00

Errol Linton Trio

We'll have live music from the wonderful Errol Linton trio. Errol fuses his unique Brixton Blues sings of contemporary urban hassles with his distinctive reggae flavoured songs. Playing his rousing harmonica into the night which he mastered and developed through years of entertaining the masses as a busker on the London underground, this is a night to delight.

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Kai Hoffman and her kombo
Jul
20
9:00 PM21:00

Kai Hoffman and her kombo

Originally from Boston, Massachusetts, Kai is a multiple BBC Jazz Award winner and long-time resident at Ronnie Scott's in Soho.

Come and see one of London's best swing jazz singers perform with her quartet, bringing with her a lot of glamour and not a little sass. 

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Hendrick's presents The Shirt Tail Stompers
Jul
22
9:00 PM21:00

Hendrick's presents The Shirt Tail Stompers

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious cocktails courtesy of Hendrick's.

One of London's top vintage jazz bands, The Shirt Tail Stompers are heavily influenced by the great American band leaders and musicians of the 20s, 30s and 40s: Fats Waller, Fletcher Henderson, Wingy Manone and others. Performing as a duo, this London-based band are bringing swing music back into the mainstream with their own suave and raucous stamp.

As a result of the generous support of Hendrick's, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Hendrick's all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Tanqueray presents Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio
Jul
24
9:00 PM21:00

Tanqueray presents Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious gin cocktails courtesy of Tanqueray.

The group fronted by the illustrious Fred Snow, and deliver gnarly old barrel house tunes, street smart with a lingering impression of a Hamburg Rough-house. Quoting Woody Guthrie, Tom Waits, Marlene Dietrich, David Bowie, 3 Mustaphas 3, Jacques Brel, Agnes Bernelle, Alex Harvey, Queen, Velvet Underground as fonts of scant reverence. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies exclusive gatherings.

As a result of the generous support of Tanqueray, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Tanqueray all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band
Jul
27
9:00 PM21:00

Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band

Re-inventing the Old Style.

They are known for outstanding live shows & their suave appeal for European private events. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies & exclusive gatherings.

The group is fronted by Fred Snow, who has written & recorded original material for TV & award winning movie soundtracks, providing opportunities to visit 6 different continents of the world with his own music, bands & solo acts, having been booked to appear with such luminaries as Lana Del Rey, Brian Ferry, the Buena Vista Social Club as well as Nile Rogers & Chic!

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 The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Tin Pan
Jul
28
9:00 PM21:00

Tin Pan

Tin Pan connotes a world from the past – the most dominant and enlightened strains of American music of the early part of the 20th century – jazz, blues and American popular song. The Tin Pan Band from New York play their unique take on Dixieland – effortless, wondrous and festive, feeling much like, as the band describes themselves, Ray Charles and Tom Waits at a Bourbon Street Parade.

Comprised of Jesse Selengut on trumpet, lead vocals and compositions, Clifton Hyde on guitar and hollerin’, Stefan Zeniuk on reeds and boy soprano vocals, and Peter “Baby Hands” Maness on bass and some singin’, Tin Pan evokes everything from Fats Waller and Louis Armstrong to Irving Berlin and Hoagy Carmichael.

+ Late Set 

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Belvedere presents Duo Manouche
Jul
29
9:00 PM21:00

Belvedere presents Duo Manouche

We're delighted to present an evening of jazz and delicious vodka cocktails courtesy of Belvedere.  

There will be free live music from the excellent Duo Manouche, one of the UK’s leading gypsy swing ensembles. They will be performing inspired re-worked classics of Django Reinhardt, in addition to original material penned by their band leader Simon Harris, bringing a unique and contemporary twist to this ever popular genre.

As a result of the generous support of Belvedere, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Belvedere all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Jaz Delorean on Piano
Jul
30
9:00 PM21:00

Jaz Delorean on Piano

Jaz Delorean is an English singer, as well as performing and recording as a solo artist, he is the composer and singer for British band Tankus the Henge. Influenced by charismatic characters such as Jack Kerouac, Tom Waits and Edith Piaf, his music and lyrics often travel down the wistful, broken-hearted route, performed live with a mischievous glint in his eye.

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Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio
Aug
1
9:00 PM21:00

Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio

The group fronted by the illustrious Fred Snow, and deliver gnarly old barrel house tunes, street smart with a lingering impression of a Hamburg Rough-house. Quoting Woody Guthrie, Tom Waits, Marlene Dietrich, David Bowie, 3 Mustaphas 3, Jacques Brel, Agnes Bernelle, Alex Harvey, Queen, Velvet Underground as fonts of scant reverence. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies exclusive gatherings.

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Boneshaker
Aug
3
9:00 PM21:00

Boneshaker

The Boneshaker conjure up a heady cocktail of razzamatazz jazz from the roaring 20s and beyond with exotic rhythms from the Latin quarter, tangos, salsas and mambos.  French chanson rubs shoulders with the Weimar Cabaret while film noir soundtracks mingle with the Klezmer-esque and the quaintly curious confections of the golden age of jazz. The Boneshaker features thrilling three part harmonies, virtuoso romantic violin, soaring sax and clarinet accompanied by a swinging rhythm section featuring vintage percussion to create an inimitable musical and visual Boneshaker event.

+ LATE SET

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Pinstripe Réduit
Aug
4
9:00 PM21:00

Pinstripe Réduit

Pinstripe Réduit is a high energy and fun swing quartet featuring piano/vocals, sax, bass and drums. The smaller version of the popular Pinstripe Suit band which has a residency at our sister bar Nightjar, performances feature much of the same repertoire of classic swing music including lots of tunes giving the audience the chance to participate with 'shout outs', such as Just A Gigalo, Minnie the Moocher, Hey Pachuco (as featured in The Mask) and Gimme That Wine.

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Bacardi Presents Grupo Atlantico
Aug
5
9:00 PM21:00

Bacardi Presents Grupo Atlantico

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious Rum cocktails courtesy of Bacardi.

Grupo Atlantico are a playing as a duo; together they artfully mix early jazz and ragtime, Brazilian choro, biguine from Martinique and early tango music.

As a result of the generous support of Bacardi we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Bacardi all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Eric Ranzoni on piano
Aug
6
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni on piano

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around.

 Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."

Blues in Britain

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Havana Club presents Sugar Kings Trio
Aug
7
9:00 PM21:00

Havana Club presents Sugar Kings Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious rum cocktails courtesy of Havana Club.

From the gambling dens of pre-revolution Havana, where the sweet smell of cigars hung thick in the air and the aged rum flowed, "The Sugar Kings" Cuban trio present Son, vintage Mambo, Guaracha, Bolero and Cha Cha Cha…with vocal harmonies, exciting rhythms and abounding Cuban sunshine.

As a result of the generous support of Havana Club, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Havana Club all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Baraka
Aug
8
9:00 PM21:00

Baraka

Baraka is a London-based jazz band, creating and performing their own material. You'll hear sounds and influences from South African swing, Caribbean shuffle and Brazilian beats, all fused in London's musical melting pot. Listen to Baraka on Soundcloud and follow on Facebook.

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Pinstripe Réduit
Aug
9
9:00 PM21:00

Pinstripe Réduit

Pinstripe Réduit is a high energy and fun swing quartet featuring piano/vocals, sax, bass and drums. The smaller version of the popular Pinstripe Suit band which has a residency at our sister bar Nightjar, performances feature much of the same repertoire of classic swing music including lots of tunes giving the audience the chance to participate with 'shout outs', such as Just A Gigalo, Minnie the Moocher, Hey Pachuco (as featured in The Mask) and Gimme That Wine.

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Benoit Viellefon Hot Club
Aug
10
9:00 PM21:00

Benoit Viellefon Hot Club

Inspired by the swinging music that emerged from the infamous Parisian Cafés and nightclubs of the 1930s and 1940s, Benoit Viellefon presents his Hot Club. A unique ensemble that celebrates the popular songs played by artists like Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli, Louis Armstrong, and Sidney Bechet. With all the romanticism and nostalgia of the French repertoire and with a nod to the American jazz virtuosi who visited Paris, the Hot Club is the perfect mix of European finesse and the restless fervour of American hot jazz.

The Hot Club is made up of the finest musicians on the London jazz scene, all of them bringing their own character and experience, and contributing to the unique identity of the band. Fronted by Benoit himself on guitar and lead vocals, the timeless 2-guitar and double bass format is spiced up with a variety of instruments including violin, clarinet, trumpet and sometimes piano. The band’s repertoire consists of all the popular songs from the classic French, American, Italian and Russian songbooks. Capturing the sights, sounds and sensations, the Hot Club truly embodies the spirit of this bygone era.

+ Late Set

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Rabbit Foot Spasm
Aug
11
9:00 PM21:00

Rabbit Foot Spasm

This 5-piece band resides in the depths of the West Country, coming to the fore whenever an authentic swing jazz band is called for. A horn section with a Baritone Saxophone (one must have resonance), a Shakespeare-referencing, kazoo-playing bandleader, and an array of talented members with unique 1920s gangster epithets.

 + LATE SET

 The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Grey Goose presents Tj Johnson Trio
Aug
14
9:00 PM21:00

Grey Goose presents Tj Johnson Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious vodka cocktails courtesy of Grey Goose.

TJ Johnson's Trio brings New Orleans to Oriole for this special evening. They will play an extraordinary blend of music that transcends the boundaries of jazz, blues, soul, country and gospel and is influenced by the likes of Ray Charles, Dr John, Louis Armstrong, Johnny Cash, BB King, Nina Simone, Alberta Hunter, Jimmy Witherspoon and many more. 

As a result of the generous support of Grey Goose, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Grey Goose all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Eric Ranzoni Trio
Aug
16
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni Trio

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around.

Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."

Blues in Britain

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Kai Hoffman and her kombo
Aug
17
9:00 PM21:00

Kai Hoffman and her kombo

Originally from Boston, Massachusetts, Kai is a multiple BBC Jazz Award winner and long-time resident at Ronnie Scott's in Soho.

Come and see one of London's best swing jazz singers perform with her quartet, bringing with her a lot of glamour and not a little sass. 

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Hennessy Jazz Jam
Aug
19
9:00 PM21:00

Hennessy Jazz Jam

Led by expert multi-instrumentalist Duncan Hemstock, the Hennessy Jazz Jam brings together some of London's best musicians playing vintage jazz music.

The 20s and 30s gave birth to Jazz with large-scale bands accompanying dancing feet well into the early hours of the evening. Big bands travelled across America, Europe and into Asia and were seen as an essential part of an evening out drinking cocktails and dancing the night away.

Thanks to the sponsorship of Hennessy Fine de Cognac, we are able to recreate the thrill and fun of those historic nights, drinking cocktails at happy prices and completely free live music. 

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Christian Prior on Piano
Aug
20
9:00 PM21:00

Christian Prior on Piano

Christian is a versatile pianist, organist and vocalist specialising in Jazz, Blues and early Rock ’n’ Roll. He is the lead vocalist and pianist/organist for the exciting London based bands, ’The Gin Trap House Band' and 'The Gin Trap Organ Trio'. His vast influences include Ray Charles, Fats Domino, Oscar Peterson, Lennie Tristano, Dr. John and Fats Waller to name a few. He is equally happy grooving to some boogie woogie piano, stomping to some stride or playing some swinging bebop.

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Wild Turkey presents Hot Rock Pilgrims
Aug
21
9:00 PM21:00

Wild Turkey presents Hot Rock Pilgrims

We're delighted to present an evening of Bluegrass and delicious bourbon cocktails courtesy of Wild Turkey.  

 The Hot Rock Pilgrims, are an old-time supergroup featuring some of the most exciting young pickers in the South East of England.an old-time supergroup featuring some of the most exciting young pickers in the South East of England.

As a result of the generous support of Wild Turkey, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Wild Turkey all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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The Swing Ninjas
Aug
23
9:00 PM21:00

The Swing Ninjas

The Swing Ninjas started life as a busking trio playing small clubs and on the streets of Europe.  From humble beginnings, they’ve now grown into a large band writing and performing original new swing music – drawing on elements of New Orleans swing, spirituals, blues, cajun jazz, all influenced by the UK new swing movement. 

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Havana Club presents Sugar Kings
Aug
26
9:00 PM21:00

Havana Club presents Sugar Kings

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious rum cocktails courtesy of Havana Club.

From the gambling dens of pre-revolution Havana, where the sweet smell of cigars hung thick in the air and the aged rum flowed, "The Sugar Kings" Cuban duo present Son, vintage Mambo, Guaracha, Bolero and Cha Cha Cha…with vocal harmonies, exciting rhythms and abounding Cuban sunshine.

As a result of the generous support of Havana Club, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Havana Club all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Duncan Hemstock Trio
Aug
29
9:00 PM21:00

Duncan Hemstock Trio

Master of our monthly Hennessy Jazz Jams, Duncan Hemstock is a band leader like no other. He brings his joy for life and music to every performance, always delivering with a smile and a cheeky quip or two. His clarinet playing is not only influenced by Goodman, but also the fiery intent of Edmond Hall, while his Tenor Saxophone approach is inspired by the great Lester Young.

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Errol Linton Trio
Aug
30
9:00 PM21:00

Errol Linton Trio

We'll have live music from the wonderful Errol Linton trio. Errol fuses his unique Brixton Blues sings of contemporary urban hassles with his distinctive reggae flavoured songs. Playing his rousing harmonica into the night which he mastered and developed through years of entertaining the masses as a busker on the London underground, this is a night to delight.

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Duncan Hemstock Trio
Apr
25
9:00 PM21:00

Duncan Hemstock Trio

Master of our monthly Hennessy Jazz Jams, Duncan Hemstock is a band leader like no other. He brings his joy for life and music to every performance, always delivering with a smile and a cheeky quip or two. His clarinet playing is not only influenced by Goodman, but also the fiery intent of Edmond Hall, while his Tenor Saxophone approach is inspired by the great Lester Young.

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Napue Masterclass and James Brotherston
Apr
24
7:00 PM19:00

Napue Masterclass and James Brotherston

We are delighted to host this masterclass in partnership with Napue gin . Guests will learn about the crafting of the brand and be treated to a tasting of expressions of the range.


Tickets are free but we do recommend booking, using the Napue Gin Masterclass booking type, as places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 15 minutes before.

James Brotherston cut his teeth as a pianist, bandleader and arranger as a student in Edinburgh before moving to East London in 2006. His idiosyncratic, New Orleans-infected piano and vocal style incorporates elements of James Booker, Fats Waller, Charles Brown and Amos Milburn.

As a result of the generous support of Napue, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Napue all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Christian Prior on Piano
Apr
23
9:00 PM21:00

Christian Prior on Piano

Christian is a versatile pianist, organist and vocalist specialising in Jazz, Blues and early Rock ’n’ Roll. He is the lead vocalist and pianist/organist for the exciting London based bands, ’The Gin Trap House Band' and 'The Gin Trap Organ Trio'. His vast influences include Ray Charles, Fats Domino, Oscar Peterson, Lennie Tristano, Dr. John and Fats Waller to name a few. He is equally happy grooving to some boogie woogie piano, stomping to some stride or playing some swinging bebop.

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Wild Turkey presents Hot Rock Pilgrims
Apr
22
9:00 PM21:00

Wild Turkey presents Hot Rock Pilgrims

We're delighted to present an evening of Bluegrass and delicious bourbon cocktails courtesy of Wild Turkey.  

 The Hot Rock Pilgrims, are an old-time supergroup featuring some of the most exciting young pickers in the South East of England.an old-time supergroup featuring some of the most exciting young pickers in the South East of England.

As a result of the generous support of Wild Turkey, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Wild Turkey all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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The Kitchen Syncopators
Apr
21
9:00 PM21:00

The Kitchen Syncopators

Taking songs from the southern states of 1920s and 30s America, The Kitchen  Syncopators play original arrangements of both long forgotten gems and timeless classics. Sit and tap or get up and swing to the sweet vocals backed by banjo, upright bass, drums, washboard, piano and horns.

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Kai Hoffman & her Kombo
Apr
20
9:00 PM21:00

Kai Hoffman & her Kombo

Kai loves the music of the 50s – from rhythm and blues to rockabilly, rock ‘n’ roll to New Orleans, with a sprinkling of mambo and a dash of Kai’s own vintage-inspired original material.

Kai Hoffman and her Kombo is made up of Kai Hoffman, lead vocals, Dan Faulkner on saxophone (Glenn Miller Orchestra), Simon Picton on guitar (Sugar T and the Swells), Liam Dunachie on piano (Jivestar), Dave O’Brien on bass (Basin Street Brawlers), and Mez Clough on drums (Si Cranstoun).  

+ LATE SET

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

The Queen of Swing!
— Ian Shaw, BBC Radio
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Eric Ranzoni Trio
Apr
19
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni Trio

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around.

 Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."

Blues in Britain

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Tanqueray presents Fred Snow & The Bootleg Trio
Apr
17
9:00 PM21:00

Tanqueray presents Fred Snow & The Bootleg Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious gin cocktails courtesy of Tanqueray.

The group fronted by the illustrious Fred Snow, and deliver gnarly old barrel house tunes, street smart with a lingering impression of a Hamburg Rough-house. Quoting Woody Guthrie, Tom Waits, Marlene Dietrich, David Bowie, 3 Mustaphas 3, Jacques Brel, Agnes Bernelle, Alex Harvey, Queen, Velvet Underground as fonts of scant reverence. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies exclusive gatherings.

As a result of the generous support of Tanqueray, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Tanqueray all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Tim Penn on Piano
Apr
16
9:00 PM21:00

Tim Penn on Piano

Tim Penn's influences and repertoire range from ragtime and stride and the old blues songs of the 1920s, the New Orleans rhumba rhythms of Professor Longhair, a pinch of 50s/60s soul-jazz and some straight R&B from the likes of Ray Charles and Amos Milburn. Take all this, and then finally season with a sprinkling of his own songs, which reference styles such as Hoagy Carmichael at one moment and southern Swamp Rock or Bob Dylan the next, and the recipe is complete and ready.

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Hennessy Jazz Jam
Apr
15
9:00 PM21:00

Hennessy Jazz Jam

Led by expert multi-instrumentalist Duncan Hemstock, the Hennessy Jazz Jam brings together some of London's best musicians playing vintage jazz music.

The 20s and 30s gave birth to Jazz with large-scale bands accompanying dancing feet well into the early hours of the evening. Big bands travelled across America, Europe and into Asia and were seen as an essential part of an evening out drinking cocktails and dancing the night away.

Thanks to the sponsorship of Hennessy Fine de Cognac, we are able to recreate the thrill and fun of those historic nights, drinking cocktails at happy prices and completely free live music. 

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Rabbit Foot Spasm
Apr
14
9:00 PM21:00

Rabbit Foot Spasm

This 5-piece band resides in the depths of the West Country, coming to the fore whenever an authentic swing jazz band is called for. A horn section with a Baritone Saxophone (one must have resonance), a Shakespeare-referencing, kazoo-playing bandleader, and an array of talented members with unique 1920s gangster epithets.

 + LATE SET

 The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

“Noisy and raucous and dangerously sexy jazz

— BBC Radio 6

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Benoit Viellefon and his Orchestra
Apr
13
9:00 PM21:00

Benoit Viellefon and his Orchestra

In his flagship project, Benoit directs an ensemble of internationally acclaimed musicians in a manner reminiscent of Duke Ellington, Cab Calloway and Charles Trenet at the very height of their popularity. His authentic vocal renditions of French chanson, Swing, Jive, Russian folk, Charleston, Latin American dance music have captivated audiences across the UK and all over Europe, Russia and the Far East.

"Effortlessly sweep you away on sonic gossamer wings to the happy, happy place of your choice"
- Vintage Rock Magazine

+ Late Set

The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Pinstripe Réduit
Apr
12
9:00 PM21:00

Pinstripe Réduit

Pinstripe Réduit is a high energy and fun swing quartet featuring piano/vocals, sax, bass and drums. The smaller version of the popular Pinstripe Suit band which has a residency at our sister bar Nightjar, performances feature much of the same repertoire of classic swing music including lots of tunes giving the audience the chance to participate with 'shout outs', such as Just A Gigalo, Minnie the Moocher, Hey Pachuco (as featured in The Mask) and Gimme That Wine.

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Waqar Masterclass and Eric Ranzoni
Apr
10
7:00 PM19:00

Waqar Masterclass and Eric Ranzoni

 

We are delighted to host this masterclass in partnership with Waqar. Guests will learn about the crafting of the brand and be treated to a tasting of expressions of the range.


Tickets are free but we do recommend booking, using the Waqar Masterclass booking type, as places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 15 minutes before.

From 9pm, there will be free live music on the house. Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest blues piano players around. Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

As a result of the generous support of Waqar, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Waqar all night.

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Bulleit presents Absentees Duo
Apr
8
9:00 PM21:00

Bulleit presents Absentees Duo

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious whiskey cocktails courtesy of Bulleit.

The Absentees duo offer an exciting blend of traditional Bluegrass and Delta numbers with more original interpretations has been taking the London scene by storm. 

As a result of the generous support of Bulleit, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Bulleit all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Pinstripe Réduit
Apr
7
9:00 PM21:00

Pinstripe Réduit

Pinstripe Réduit is a high energy and fun swing quartet featuring piano/vocals, sax, bass and drums. The smaller version of the popular Pinstripe Suit band which has a residency at our sister bar Nightjar, performances feature much of the same repertoire of classic swing music including lots of tunes giving the audience the chance to participate with 'shout outs', such as Just A Gigalo, Minnie the Moocher, Hey Pachuco (as featured in The Mask) and Gimme That Wine.

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Boom La Tete
Apr
6
9:00 PM21:00

Boom La Tete

Stephane Bourquin learned his trade in Paris amongst blues and gypsy musicians, while Crispin Forster played in the world of jazz fusion in London.

As Boom Le Tete Stephane and Crispin bring together gypsy swing and rock'n roll resulting in a mixture of original and  modified covers showing all the passion and affinity they share for these diverse styles of music.

+ Late Set

The band will be playing  Late Set from 11:30pm. £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door. 

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Fred Snow & The Bootleg Trio
Apr
4
9:00 PM21:00

Fred Snow & The Bootleg Trio

The group fronted by the illustrious Fred Snow, and deliver gnarly old barrel house tunes, street smart with a lingering impression of a Hamburg Rough-house. Quoting Woody Guthrie, Tom Waits, Marlene Dietrich, David Bowie, 3 Mustaphas 3, Jacques Brel, Agnes Bernelle, Alex Harvey, Queen, Velvet Underground as fonts of scant reverence. Usually found loitering in High Society weddings, Shanghai award ceremonies exclusive gatherings.

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Havana Club presents The Sugar Kings
Apr
3
9:00 PM21:00

Havana Club presents The Sugar Kings

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious rum cocktails courtesy of Havana Club.

From the gambling dens of pre-revolution Havana, where the sweet smell of cigars hung thick in the air and the aged rum flowed, "The Sugar Kings" Cuban present Son, vintage Mambo, Guaracha, Bolero and Cha Cha Cha…with vocal harmonies, exciting rhythms and abounding Cuban sunshine.

As a result of the generous support of Havana Club, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Havana Club all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Eric Ranzoni on Piano
Apr
2
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni on Piano

British born to Italian parents, Blues piano player and singer Eric Ranzoni is one of the finest around. 

Solo or accompanied by excellent musicians, Eric has played the Blues (and Roots music in general) with artists such as Eric Clapton, Memphis Slim, Dr. John, Freddie King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jools Holland and George Harrison, just to mention a few, as well as sessions with Mud Morganfield (the eldest son of Muddy Waters), Big Joe Louis, Bill Hurley (‘The Inmates’ singer) and guitar ace Otis Grand.

"...his menacing left hand and rolling right, just like Otis Spann."
Blues in Britain

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Martini presents The Jaybirds
Apr
1
9:00 PM21:00

Martini presents The Jaybirds

We're delighted to present an evening of live music and delicious cocktails courtesy of Martini

The Jaybirds are a Jazz-Reggae band in the tradition of The Skatelites and Jazz Jamaica. Having met at Brixton's legendary Afro-Caribbean music venue, The Effra Tavern, they formed and are to be found gigging on London's vibrant Jazz scene. Their music is guaranteed to put a skip in your step and a smile on your face!

As a result of the generous support of Martini, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Martini all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Gin House Trap Band
Mar
31
9:00 PM21:00

Gin House Trap Band

The Gin Trap House Band are staging a revival of the best rhythm 'n' blues, jump-blues, and jazz of the 40s, 50s, and 60s. The band is a coming together of some the mightiest musicians in London. Their stompin' rhythms, infectious horns, and soulful vocals will make you want to dance all night long with their authentic versions of the real, original dance music. They play a whole host of tunes that you already love, and some tunes that you don’t know yet, but as soon as you hear them you’ll wonder why they aren’t already staples of your own collection. If you like the music of Ray Charles, Fats Domino, or Nina Simone you're in for a real treat.

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 The band will also be playing a Late Set from 11:30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on and £5 on the door.

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Cosimo Matassa Project
Mar
30
9:00 PM21:00

Cosimo Matassa Project

The Cosimo Matassa Project are a group of musicians who share a love of early rhythm and blues. They pay homage to legendary New Orleans record producer Cosimo Matassa (1926 - 2014) and the artists who passed through his studios, such as Fats Domino, Big Joe Turner, Dave Bartholomew and Alan Tussaint.

The band attempt to capture the spirit, soulfulness and groove of the hundreds of great records that emerged from Cosimo's studios in the late 1940s and onwards.

+ Late Set

 The band will also be playing a Late Set at 11.30pm. Cover will be charged at £4 for guests staying on, or £5 on the door.

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Rhythm & Blue Martyn
Mar
29
9:00 PM21:00

Rhythm & Blue Martyn

Ben 'Blue' Martyn's trio (+ occasional guests). Music from the southern states of America, particularly Louisiana. Ben Blue and Emile Martyn moved to New Orleans and spent their teenage years and twenties there but have now been in London for over 10 years playing with many of the Jazz great of that time. While pianist Dean Ross grew up in Kansas City and now also resides in London. Their influences vary from Fats Domino, to Ray Charles, Professor Longhair, Muddy Waters, Kris Kristofferson and beyond. Ben Blue also writes for the band in the style of their heroes mixing Jazz with Rhythm & Blues, Country and early rock n roll. Ben and Emile also run a full six piece band ‘The Fallen Heroes’ which tours the world playing and selling out venues such as New Orleans Jazz and Heritage festival, Cork Festival, Ronnie Scott’s and the 100 Club.

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Adrian Cox Trio
Mar
28
9:00 PM21:00

Adrian Cox Trio

A wonderful evening of swinging jazz from The Adrian Cox Trio.

Led by Adrian Cox on Clarinet and Saxophone, the Adrian Cox Trio play a mix of jazz and swing celebrating the great small band era. Adrian is inspired by greats such as Jonny Hodges, Ed Hall, Barney Bigard, Earl Bostic who all broke away at one time or another to explore the sounds of smaller line ups. One of these was the side by side and back to back sessions that came from Jonny Hodges and longtime band leader Duke Ellington.

Adrian draws a mix of influences into his playing all of which resound as the quartet fire through a programme of jazz and swing standards.

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Bulleit masterclass and The Dixie Ticklers
Mar
27
7:00 PM19:00

Bulleit masterclass and The Dixie Ticklers

For international Whiskey day, Bulleit will be running a masterclass with us. If you would like to join, please book via the website using the Bulleit masterclass booking type - places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm. Please arrive 30 minutes before. 

There will be a free live set from the wonderful The Dixie Ticklers playing as a trio. The band are transforming and revisiting classic New Orleans music. This hard working band is building a fierce live reputation within jazz and the vintage scene.

As a result of the generous support of Bulleit, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Bulleit all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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