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FEB/MARCH 2017 LISTINGS

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Feb/Mar Bands - Feb/Mar Venues - Feb/Mar Festivals
April/May Listings

BANDS

Apex Jazz & Blues:
Feb 2 Swan, Chaddesley Corbett
Feb 5 Jazz-a-matazz
Feb 10 Coach House, Hednesford
Feb 12 Old Brown Jug, Newcastle UL
Feb 13 Aggborough Jazz Club
Feb 26 Stafford Jazz Society
Mar 12 Wilbraham Arms, Alsager
Mar 20 CEM Club, Northfield
07778 464446

Arthur’s Jazzers:
Monthly First Sunday at Great Stone Inn, Northfield, B31 2LU
3pm 0121-478 1254

Barbara & All That Jazz:
Feb 19 Valentines Concert at Great Wyrley Sports & Social Club
Feb 21 Boycott Arms, Claverley
March 11 Brocton Village Hall
Mar 21 Boycott Arms, Claverley
01543 502997

Silvershine Jazz Club, Bearwood
The Blue Notes

Various dates (see website) - Silvershine Jazz Club, Bearwood Corks Club, Bearwood B66 4BT £5/4(concs) 0121 429 4352

Brian Newton Big Band:
First Monday of the Month at Red Lion, Kings Heath, B14 7LY
Next Concert Dec 7, Note New Venue

Chase Jazzmen:
Feb 8 Trumpet, Bilston
Feb 16 Harrisons, Gt Wyrley
Feb 18 Sutton Coldfield RBL
Feb 26 Tea Dance, Bearwood Library
Feb 28 Boycott Arms, Claverley
01746 712766 - www.chasejazz.co.uk

Fat Chops Big BandFAT CHOPS
Feb 19 Special Guest Pete Long
Mar 19 Special Guest TBA
01675 442050

JB’s Jazz & Blues:
Mar 9 Burton Jazz Club
01452 862328

Midland Youth Jazz OrchestraMYJO
Mar 11 National Agricultural Centre, Stoneleigh
Mar 12 Moseley All-Services Club Special Guest Bobby Shew
Mar 23 Methodist Central Hall, Walsall Special Guest Matt Ford
Mar 26 Westley Hotel, Acocks Green Special Guest Marlene VerPlanck
Ring 01675 442050 for info

Peter Houtman Trio
2nd Thursday monthly - Cafe Espanol Hinkley LE10 7QE

Southside Big Band:The Stadium, Wheelers Lane, Kings Heath, B13 0ST
Feb 8 Guest Vocalist Geoff Hooper
0121-475 6177

SKBB
Steve King Big Band

Feb 27 Aggborough Jazz Club
Mar 12 Stafford Jazz Society
0121 550 1564

Sutton Swing Band:
Second Thursday of the Month at the Toby Inn, Sutton Park

Feb/Mar Bands - Feb/Mar Venues - Feb/Mar Festivals
April/May Listings

VENUES

Where events aren't given please refer to the advert in the magazine or ring the venue.

VARIOUS DAYS

Actress & Bishop, Ludgate Hill, B'ham
Every Sunday - Live Jazz Rhythm ‘n’ Blues & Rock ‘n’ Roll with Great Guest Artists 3-6pm
Every Wednesday - Trevor Burton Band

FREE 0121-236 742

Harp, Albrighton:
Tues nights & Sun 1pm

Solihull Trad Jazz Club: Royal British Legion, B91 3DH
0121-705 0742

Trumpet, Bilston
Trumpet, Bilston:
1st Patsy Gamble Band
2nd Morgan Lowther White
3rd Swing Parade
4th Dixieland Stompers
5th Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio
Eve: Ratatouille
7th Dutch Lewis Quartet
8th Chase Jazzmen
9th Bill Hayes Trio
10th Swing Parade
11th Mike Owen Band
12th Lunch: Henry Newman Trio
Eve: Strumpit
14th The Pacitto Legacy
15th Mercia Jazz 5
16th Bescot Bay
17th Swing Parade
18th Old Comrades
19th Lunch: Andy Bucknall Blues and R&B Band
Eve: Tim Amann Xtet
21st Dutch Lewis and His Select Trio
22nd Mike Turner Band
23rd Big ‘B’ Swingtet
24th Swing Parade
25th Ron Hills and Tony Pipkin Quintet
26th Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio
Eve: Henry Newman Band
28th Style Unlimited
1st Patsy Gamble Band
2nd Sheila Fawkes Quintet
3rd Swing Parade
4th Pete Carlton’s New Orleans Experience
5th Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio Eve: Ratatouille
7th Dutch Lewis Quartet
8th Chase Jazzmen
9th Bill Hayes Trio
10th Swing Parade
11th Mike Owen band
12th Lunch: Henry Newman
Trio Eve: Strumpit
14th The Pacitto Legacy
15th Mercia Jazz 5
16th Sheila Waterfield Band
17th Swing Parade
18th Old Comrades
19th Lunch: Andy Bucknall Blues and R&B Band
Eve: Tim Amann Xtet
21st Dutch Lewis and His Select Trio
22nd Liam Halloran
23rd Bescot Bay
24th Swing Parade
25th Ron Hills and Tony Pipkin Quintet
26th Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio
28th Style Unlimited
29th Mike Turner Band - Cheese & Jazz with Wolverhampton CAMRA [Bring cheese; biscuits etc. provided]
30th Big ‘B’ Swingtet
31st Swing Parade
(01902) 493723

MONDAYS

The Crown, Post Office Lane, Alrewas
Alt Mons 8.30 FREE

01283 790 328

Hill Social Club, S/C:
Monthly 2nd Monday Second City Jazz Quartet

8.30pm £2 0121-308 2688


Kenilworth Jazz Club
- Glasshouse Lane, CV8 2AJ:
Feb 27 Camilla George 7.45pm £7.50 on door

www.kenilworthjazzclub.co.uk

Market Bosworth Jazz Club: Parish Hall, Park St, CV13 0LL
Feb 13 Le Hot Club de France
07515 275655

Jazz At The Manor
Tamworth Mainstream & Modern
, Bolehall Manor, Amington Rd, B77 3LH
Feb 13 Richard Weatherall, Bill Coleman, Gary Randall, Chris Gumbley
Mar 13 Mark Goodchild Evening
8.30pm 01902 344972

TUESDAYS

Bournville
Bournville Jazz Club, Mary Vale Road
17 th March - Henry Newman Band with Fred Webb (vocs)
14th March - Mercia Jazz Five with Tony Billingsley (tpt)
21st March - Frank Partridge’s Swing Session
28th March - New Orleans Wanderers with Stan Stephens (tbn)

FREE 0121-459 5101

Corner Pocket Jazz & Blues:
Monthly 2nd Tuesday

Monthly Second Tuesday at Standard Triumph Club, Herald Ave, Tile Hill, CV5 6UB 8pm £5

Crown, Stockton:
Folk in the Barn Monthly Last Tuesday
01926 812255

Droitwich Jazz Club: Gaudet Luce Golf Club, WR9 7JR
No Gig in February
Mar 14 Matt Palmer’s Midlands

8pm £8 01905 771528 - www.richardleach.eu

Nothin’ but the Blues:
Every Tuesday at The Asylum 2, 38-43 Hampton St, Hockley, B19 3LS

0121-233 1109

Perry Hill Tavern: Perry Hill Rd, Oldbury
Old Comrades 8.45pm

Regent Sports & Social Club: 102 Regent Rd, Leicester LE1 7DA
Live Jazz Every Tuesday 8pm

spotted dogSpotted Dog: 104 Warwick St, Digbeth, B12 0NH
Every Tuesday 9pm Free entry, Gourmet Barbecue
Every Tuesday 9pm

0121-772 3822 - aspottedblog.wordpress.com

WEDNESDAYS

Dunchurch Jazz Club: Village Hall, Rugby Rd, CV22 6PN
Feb 22 Tribute to Oscar Peterson & Stephane Grappelli
Mar 29 Catherine Sykes Quartet plays A Night of Peggy Lee

07515 275655

Jazz on Tap:
Mar 1 Jamie Brownfield plays A Tribute to Louis Armstrong

07710 545 555 (Paul Jefferies) www.nationalbrewerycentre.co.uk

Leam
Leam-Jazz:
Rugby Club, Kenilworth Rd, CV32 6RG
Feb 15 Mitch Perrins Trio
Mar 15 Richard Baker Quartet

www.leam-jazz.com

Moreton Jazz:
Mar 8 Tom Kincaid Trio plays The Music of Cole Porter

07515 275655

Pershore Jazz Club: Monthly Last Wednesday at New Venue: Pershore Football Club, King Georges Way, WR10 1QU
Feb 22 Fret & Fiddle
Mar 29 Brownfield/Byrne Quintet with Alan Barnes

01386 554235 www.pershorejazz.org.uk

 Stratford Jazz: Stratford ArtsHouse, CV37 6LU
Feb 8 Chris Gumbley’s Cannonball Adderley Tribute
Mar 8 Sirkis/Bialas International Quartet
Mar 22 James Girling’s Artephis

Riverside, Tiddington Rd, CV37 7AB
Feb 22 Mammal Hands
8pm £12 01789 207100 - www.stratfordjazz.org.uk

Sutton Coldfield Trad JC Walmley Social Club, Fox Hollies Rd, B76 2RJ
Feb
1 Brian Mellor’s Jazz Ramblers
8 Washington Whirligig
15 Martin Bennett’s Old Green River Band
22 The Jazz Buddies
March
1 The Eagle Jazz Band
8 New Orleans Heat
15 Savannah Jazz Band
22 Wabash Jazzmen
29 Dave Stradwick’s Sussex Jazz Kings

Wednesdays 8.30pm - admission £4.00 (unless stated otherwise) - 8.30pm - 0121-308 4660

THURSDAYS

Silvershine Jazz Club
@ Bearwood Corks Club, Bearwood Road, B66 4BT
Jazz every Thursday - see website for details

Doors 8.30pm Starts 9pm - 0121-429 4352
www.bearwoodjazz.co.uk

Burton Jazz
Burton Jazz Club, Marston's Social Club
FEB
2nd Aces Of Rhythm
9th Merseysippi Jazz Band
16th Mike Owen’s Scarlette’s Serenaders
23rd Wabash Jazz Band with buffet
MARCH
2nd Eagle Jazz Band
9th JB Jazz and Blues Band
16th Martin Bennett’s Old Green River Band
23rd Jazz Buddies
30th New Orleans Heat

George Huxley JC
George Huxley’s Jazz Club Monthly
Solihull British Legion, Union Rd, B91 3DH
Monthly Last Thursday
except August
8.30pm £8/£7 01564 730098

Harrisons Sports & Social Club: Great Wyrley, WS6 6EU
Feb 2 Mike Owen’s Scarlette’s Serenaders
Feb 16 Chase Jazzmen
Mar 2 Bank Street Syncopators
Mar 16 Eureka Jazz Band

Mallory Court, Leamington Spa: Harbury Lane, CV33 9QB
Jazz in the Brasserie Every Last Thusday of the Month

01926 330214 www.mallory.co.uk

Rugby Jazz: New Jazz Night at Rugby Hotel, Sheep St, CV21 3BX
Jazz Thursday with Ian Hill & Friends

07967 620363

FRIDAYS

Bar No 10
Live Jazz Every Friday

0121-271 0600

 Bonded Warehouse: Canal St, Stourbridge, DY8 4LU
Feb 10 Tom Hill Quartet 7.30pm

£8/£4 07766 910 179


Friends of the Upton JF:
Nov 26 30th Anniversary
Feb 24 ‘New Orleans Music for the 21st Century No 18’ Dave Morwood’s Big Bear Stompers £18/£15 incl. fish and chip supper
Mar 10 Alan Barnes Quartet £14/£11

Hanley Castle High School, WR8 0BL 01684 593794

e Monde, Brindley Place:
Every Friday in No 10 Lounge at Brindley Place, B1 2HL 7.30pm

Manhattan Suite Broadway Casino, B’ham B16 8LP
Every Friday

8pm 0121-456 5557

Market Bosworth Jazz Club: Parish Hall, Park St, CV13 0LL
Mar 17 Jazz At The Movies

07515 275655

Severn Jazz Club, Worcester: The Portobello, WR2 4EZ
Feb 3 Chris Hodgkins Trio
Mar 3 Dave Newton Trio

8pm - 01905 748124 - www.severnjazz.org.uk

SATURDAYS

Shrewsbury Jazz Network: The Hive, Belmont, SY1 1TE
Feb 11 Maciek Pysz Quartet
Mar 18 Nikki Iles & Karen Sharp Quartet

8pm - 01743 234970

SUNDAYS

the boatBoat Inn:Newbold on Avon, Rugby, CV21 1HN
Jazzy Jammin Monthly 2nd Sunday


BrooklandsHotel, Shrewsbury, SY3 9JT
Monthly 2nd Sunday Chicago Swing Katz:

01743 344270

The Cross, Moseley: 145-147 Alcester Rd, B13 8JP
Jazz Shark! Every Sunday

Harp, Albrighton
1.00-3.00pm FREE

JAZZAMATAZZ
Jazzamatazz, Coventry:
Westwood Heath Club & Reading Room, Westwood Heath Road Coventry, CV4 8GP
Every Sunday
Feb
5th Apex Jazz & Swing
12th Kevin Grenfell and Richard Hughes
19th Sheila Fawkes
and The Guys including George Huxley
26th Carl Sinclair
March
5th Christine and the Stackyard Stompers
12th Remi Harris Trio
19th Jeremy Huggett’s SwingZing
26th Ian Bateman, Craig Milverton and Tom Hill
Sunday 12.30 to 15.00.£5. Raffle
02476 403707 www.jazzamatazz.org.uk

Jazzy Jamming Rugby: Barley Mow, CV21 1HW
Monthly First Sunday

Jazz in Rugby:
Monthly Third Sunday - Jazz Jam with Ian Hill & Graham Dent
07967620363

Malthouse, B’ham:
Jazzstrata Every Sunday 1pm

Old Brown Jug: Bridge St, Newcastle-Under-Lyme Trad
Jazz Every Sunday From Midday 12.30pm Free

12.30pm Free 07751 964815

Old Joint Stock, B’ham:
Sundays 1-3pm Jazz with House Band

Old Wagon and Horses: Stourbridge Rd, Ismere, Nr Stourbridge
Last Sunday of month Howard Sheldon Ensemble

8.30pm Free 01299 823278

Pickled Plum: 135 High St, Pershore, WR10 1EQ
Every Sunday lunchtime

01386 556645

Rugby Jazz:
Third Sunday of the Month at Rugby Hotel, Sheep St, CV21 3BX

Stafford Jazz Society: White Eagle Club, Riverway, ST16 3TH
FEBRUARY
5 SAVANNAH JAZZ BAND
12**BABY JOOLS & THE JAZZAHOLICS (7-00pm to 9-30pm)
19 ANNIE HAWKINS’ FUNKY BUTT HALL JAZZMEN
26 ROBIN MASON’S APEX JAZZ & SWING BAND
MARCH
5** NEW ORLEANS HEAT (7-00pm to 9-30pm)
12 STEVE KING BIG BAND
19 STICKY WICKET’S SWINGTET featuring CHRIS GUMLEY
26 FROG ISLAND JAZZ BAND

12.30pm 01785 226950

The Establishment: The Old County Hall, Bayley Lane, Coventry, CV1 5RN
Zoots Band & Jentle Jazz, alternate Sundays 12.30pm

Waterside, Stratford on Avon: Monthly Jazz Brunch
Jazz Lunch Every Third Sunday of the Month

01789 298682 - www.theardenhotelstratford.com

Feb/Mar Bands - Feb/Mar Venues - Feb/Mar Festivals
April/May Listings

FESTIVALS & EVENTS

Jacqui Dankworth & Charlie Wood:
Feb 4 Evening of Music at mFestival Drayton Centre, Market Drayton, TF9 3AX 7.30pm
01630 654444 (opt 1) www.festivaldraytoncentre.com

Newcastle Jazz & Blues Festival
May 26th - 29th

Venture Away:
March 3-6, 2017 Royal Bath Hotel, Bournemouth
01305 750797 www.ventureawaymusicweekends.co.uk

John Hallam & Friends:
April 21-23, 2017 Burnside Hotel, Bowness on Windermere
01942 811522 www.johnhallamjazz.co.uk

Kirkcudbright Jazz Festival:
June 8-11 Leon McCaig, 90 St Mary St, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4EJ
01557 330467 www.kirkcudbrightjazzfestival.co.uk

Swanage Jazz Festival:
July 14-16
01929 422215 www.swanagejazz.org.uk

Venture Away:
Oct 13-16, 2017 Royal Bath Hotel, Bournemouth
01305 750797 www.ventureawaymusicweekends.co.uk
Royal Bath Hotel Bournmouth

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