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Trio Manouche
Aug
15
9:00 PM21:00

Trio Manouche

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.

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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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Boneshaker
Aug
17
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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Dixie Ticklers
Aug
18
9:00 PM21:00

Dixie 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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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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Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band
Aug
24
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!

 + 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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Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys
Aug
25
9:00 PM21:00

Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys

Exploding out of the London Soul and Blues scene, Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys have already earned a well deserved reputation as one of the hottest tickets on the worldwide Blues/Soul circuit.

Miss Hoodoo & The Delta Boys play Blue Note 60’s Grant Green/Lou Donaldson laid back soul/jazz than 70’s funk. The band are supported by the captivating soulful vocals of Bridgette Amofah with upright bass, drums, piano, trumpet/trombone.

 + 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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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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Hepple Gin Masterclass and Jaybirds
Aug
28
7:00 PM19:00

Hepple Gin Masterclass and Jaybirds

We're delighted to announce that Hepple Gin 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 Hepple Gin Masterclass booking type, as places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 15 minutes before.

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

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!

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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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Benoit Viellefon & The Hot Club
Aug
31
9:00 PM21:00

Benoit Viellefon & The Hot Club

Inspired by the swinging music that emerged from the infamous Parisian Cafes 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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Pinstripe Réduit
Sep
1
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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Bulleit presents Duncan Hemstock
Sep
2
9:00 PM21:00

Bulleit presents Duncan Hemstock

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

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.

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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Eric Ranzoni on piano
Sep
3
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
Sep
4
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 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
Sep
7
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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Rabbit Foot Spasm
Sep
8
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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Belvedere presents Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio
Sep
9
9:00 PM21:00

Belvedere presents Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio

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

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 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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Tim Penn on Piano
Sep
10
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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Pinstripe Réduit
Sep
13
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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Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band
Sep
14
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!

 + 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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Kai Hoffman and her kombo
Sep
15
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
Sep
16
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
Sep
17
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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Banks presents Errol Linton Trio
Sep
18
9:00 PM21:00

Banks presents Errol Linton Trio

We're delighted to present an evening of Bluegrass and delicious rum cocktails courtesy of Banks Rum.  

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.

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

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Baraka
Sep
19
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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Eric Ranzoni Trio
Sep
20
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
Sep
21
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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Gin Trap House Band
Sep
22
9:00 PM21:00

Gin Trap House 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.

+ 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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Wild Turkey presents Hot Rock Pilgrims
Sep
25
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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Kourosh Kanani Trio
Sep
26
9:00 PM21:00

Kourosh Kanani Trio

Made up of two acoustic guitars and a double bass, the Kourosh Kanani Trio perform the Parisien sounds of gypsy jazz. The essence of Django Reinhardt and the Hotclub of France is ever present whilst being filtered and improvised by this trio. Expect fiery exchanges of ideas, burning swing rhythms and heart warming ballads that will bring time to a gentle halt.

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Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band
Sep
28
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!

 + 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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Ketel One presents The Shirt Tail Stompers
Sep
30
9:00 PM21:00

Ketel One presents The Shirt Tail Stompers

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

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 Ketel One, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Ketel One all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Eric Ranzoni
Oct
1
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni

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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Fred Snow's Bootleg Trio
Oct
3
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
Oct
5
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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Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys
Oct
6
9:00 PM21:00

Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys

Exploding out of the London Soul and Blues scene, Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys have already earned a well deserved reputation as one of the hottest tickets on the worldwide Blues/Soul circuit.

Miss Hoodoo & The Delta Boys play Blue Note 60’s Grant Green/Lou Donaldson laid back soul/jazz than 70’s funk. The band are supported by the captivating soulful vocals of Bridgette Amofah with upright bass, drums, piano, trumpet/trombone.

 + 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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Tim Penn on Piano
Oct
8
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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Pinstripe Réduit
Oct
11
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 & The Hot Club
Oct
12
9:00 PM21:00

Benoit Viellefon & The Hot Club

Inspired by the swinging music that emerged from the infamous Parisian Cafes 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
Oct
13
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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Christian Prior on Piano
Oct
15
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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Havana Club presents Sugar Kings
Oct
16
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" 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
Oct
18
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
Oct
19
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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Boneshaker
Oct
20
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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Bombay presents Fraser and the Alibis
Oct
21
9:00 PM21:00

Bombay presents Fraser and the Alibis

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

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

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Veuve Clicquot Masterclass and Joplin
Oct
23
9:00 PM21:00

Veuve Clicquot Masterclass and Joplin

We're delighted to announce that Veuve Clicquot 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 Veuve Clicquot Masterclass booking type (bookings open on the 29th of August), as places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 15 minutes before.

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

From 9pm we will have live music courtesy of Joplin Parnell.

Joplin Parnell is a prominent pianist and vocalist on London’s Jazz and Blues scene and one half of up and coming duo, Such Sweet Thunder. He has lived a life immersed in music having started out at an early age following his piano playing father around New Orleans parades, jam sessions and bars, snare drum in hand whilst days at home were spent receiving a musical education in the back of his mothers audio engineering studio watching her cut records and listening with keen ears. His sets weave a rich tapestry of New Orleans Rhythm & Blues and Brazilian Choro, New York Stride and French Musette with a Tango or two thrown in for good measure drawing influence from the full breadth of his musical heritage and imparting a deep soulful sensibility onto everything he does.

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Duncan Hemstock Trio
Oct
24
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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Rabbit Foot Spasm
Oct
26
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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Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys
Oct
27
9:00 PM21:00

Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys

Exploding out of the London Soul and Blues scene, Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys have already earned a well deserved reputation as one of the hottest tickets on the worldwide Blues/Soul circuit.

Miss Hoodoo & The Delta Boys play Blue Note 60’s Grant Green/Lou Donaldson laid back soul/jazz than 70’s funk. The band are supported by the captivating soulful vocals of Bridgette Amofah with upright bass, drums, piano, trumpet/trombone.

 + 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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Hennessy Jazz Jam
Oct
28
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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Jaz Delorean on Piano
Oct
29
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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Boneshaker
Nov
2
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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Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band
Nov
3
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!

 + 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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Eric Ranzoni
Nov
5
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni

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
Nov
6
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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Gipsy Dynamite
Nov
7
9:00 PM21:00

Gipsy Dynamite

The soul of Gypsy Dynamite, Filippo and Giulio bring unique and fresh arrangements of traditional Gypsy swing, Italian and Spanish music and memorable ‘million sellers’, Gypsy Dynamite style. The band was originally formed as a duo by Giulio Romano Malaisi and Filippo Dall'Asta in London in 2012. Since then the young and dynamic foundation of Gypsy Dynamite, Giulio and Filippo have been playing in the most prestigious venues across London and in Europe too.

This time for you they will perform as a trio featuring a clarinet.

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Pinstripe Réduit
Nov
8
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 & The Hot Club
Nov
9
9:00 PM21:00

Benoit Viellefon & The Hot Club

Inspired by the swinging music that emerged from the infamous Parisian Cafes 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. 

View Event →
Rabbit Foot Spasm
Nov
10
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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Tim Penn on Piano
Nov
12
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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Eric Ranzoni Trio
Nov
15
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
Nov
16
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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Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band
Nov
17
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!

 + 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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Hennessy Jazz Jam
Nov
18
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
Nov
19
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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Errol Linton Trio
Nov
22
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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Fred Snow's Top Shelf Band
Nov
23
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!

 + 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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Fraser and the Alibis
Nov
29
9:00 PM21:00

Fraser and the Alibis

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.

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Kai Hoffman and her kombo
Nov
30
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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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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Fords Gin presents "The History of Gin According to Cocktails" with Tim Penn on Piano
Aug
13
6:30 PM18:30

Fords Gin presents "The History of Gin According to Cocktails" with Tim Penn on Piano

We are delighted to host this masterclass in partnership with Fords Gin.  Guests will be taken on a journey though the history of Gin, charting its rise, fall and re-emergence through a gin-based cocktail tasting experience.

It's a great way for people to either begin a night out or finish their working day.

Tickets are £15, which include a Fords Gin Welcome Punch upon arrival, all tasting cocktails and an Oriole cocktail to finish. What's not to love?

If you would like to purchase a ticket, please use the Fords Gin Masterclass Booking Type, places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 30 minutes before to receive your welcome drink.

From 9pm, there will be free live music brought to you by the wonderful 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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James Brotherston Solo
Aug
12
9:00 PM21:00

James Brotherston Solo

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.

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

Benoit Viellefon & The Hot Club

Inspired by the swinging music that emerged from the infamous Parisian Cafes 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. 

View Event →
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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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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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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Tim Penn on Piano
Aug
6
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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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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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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Kai Hoffman and her kombo
Aug
3
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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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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Appleton Masterclass and Jaybirds
Jul
31
7:00 PM19:00

Appleton Masterclass and Jaybirds

We're delighted to announce that Appleton 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 Appleton Masterclass booking type, as places are limited! The masterclass begins promptly at 7pm, please arrive 15 minutes before.

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

From 9pm we will have live music from Jaybirds, 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!

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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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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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Wandering Soul
Jul
28
9:00 PM21:00

Wandering Soul

Wandering Soul have a vast repertoire of vintage jazz, performing an evening of swinging tunes featuring enticing four part vocal harmonies influenced by Delta Rhythm Boys, Ink Spots and The Mills Brothers.

+ 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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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!

 + 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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Adrian Cox Trio
Jul
25
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 band fire through a programme of jazz and swing standards.

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Tanqueray presents Joplin Parnell's Such Sweet Thunder
Jul
24
9:00 PM21:00

Tanqueray presents Joplin Parnell's Such Sweet Thunder

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

Such Sweet Thunder is a group centered around the Piano/Guitar duo of Jake Steven's and Joplin Parnell featuring a fine selection of soloists and rhythm players to create a unique sound. Their repertoire encompasses innovative original arrangements music of music from the 1910s and 20s through to 50s and 60s; New Orleans R&B, Tangos, Waltzes, Swing, Jazz and Jive. 

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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Eric Ranzoni
Jul
23
9:00 PM21:00

Eric Ranzoni

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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Ketel One presents The Shirt Tail Stompers
Jul
22
9:00 PM21:00

Ketel One presents The Shirt Tail Stompers

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

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 Ketel One, we are also able to offer a special menu of cocktails at reduced prices featuring Ketel One all night along with free live music courtesy of the brand.

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Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys
Jul
21
9:00 PM21:00

Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys

Exploding out of the London Soul and Blues scene, Miss Hoodoo and the Delta Boys have already earned a well deserved reputation as one of the hottest tickets on the worldwide Blues/Soul circuit.

Miss Hoodoo & The Delta Boys play Blue Note 60’s Grant Green/Lou Donaldson laid back soul/jazz than 70’s funk. The band are supported by the captivating soulful vocals of Bridgette Amofah with upright bass, drums, piano, trumpet/trombone.

 + 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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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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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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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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Moët Chandon & Veuve Clicquot presents Champagne Social with Tales & Spirits
Jul
16
9:00 PM21:00

Moët Chandon & Veuve Clicquot presents Champagne Social with Tales & Spirits

We're delighted to present a very special evening in partnership with Moët Chandon & Veuve ClicquotFor one night only we'll be hosting a Champagne Social with a bar takeover from Tales & Spirits featuring not one but two menus of delectable champagne specials; one from Oriole and one from Tales! 

Thanks to the support of the brands we'll have free live gypsy swing from Gypsy Dynamite playing their unique and fresh arrangements of traditional Gypsy swing, Italian and Spanish music. 

Join us to celebrate all things champagne and make the most of the unique opportunity to sample some excellent serves from one of Amsterdam's best bars Tale & Spirits. 

Book your table now to join us on the 16th July for what will be a brilliant night! 

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