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Apex Jazz & Blues:
Aug 3 Burton Jazz Club
Aug 21 & Sept 18 CEM Club, Northfield
Sept 3 Jazz-a-matazz
Sept 6 Sutton Trad Jazz Club
Sept 10 Wilbraham Arms, Alsager
Sept 21 Harrisons, Gt Wyrley
Sept 24 Stafford Jazz Society
Sept 27 Risley Park, Derbyshire
07778 464446

Barbara & All That Jazz:
Aug 15 & Sept 19 Boycott
Arms, Claverley
Sept 3 Richmond Club, Hereford
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

Chase Jazzmen:
Aug 5 Clun Village Show
Aug 6 Weston-u-Redcastle Show
Aug 9 & Sept 13 Trumpet, Bilston
Aug 10 Swan, Chaddesley Corbett
Aug 13 Nauls Mill Park, Coventry
Aug 18 The Square, Priory Queensway, B’ham
Aug 26 Samuel Barlow, Alvecote Marina
Aug 31 & Sept 28 Boycott Arms, Claverley
Sept 3 Cricket Ground, Caverhall
Sept 4 CEM Club, Northfield
Sept 9 Sutton Coldfield RBL
01746 712766 - www.chasejazz.co.uk

Fat Chops Big BandFAT CHOPS
Moseley All-Services Club, B13 9EA
Sept 10 Special Guest Martin Williams 12.30pm £10
01675 442050

JB’s Jazz & Blues:
Aug 13 Jazz-a-matazz
Monthly last Sunday JB’s Jazz Club at Cheltenham Area Sports & Soc Club
01452 862328

Midland Youth Jazz OrchestraMYJO
Sept 28 Core Theatre, Solihull - Special Guest Vocalist Claire Martin
Ring 01675 442050 for info

Southside Big Band:The Stadium, Wheelers Lane, Kings Heath, B13 0ST
Sept 13 Guest Vocalist Matt Ford
0121-475 6177

 Steve King Big Band:
Sept 17 Lickey End Social Club 8pm £9
0121 550 1564 - www.stevekingbigband.co.uk

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

Aug/Sept Bands - Aug/Sept Venues - Aug/Sept Festivals
October/November Listings


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


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

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

Trumpet, Bilston
Trumpet, Bilston:
Tue 1 Dutch Lewis Quartet
Wed 2 Patsy Gamble Band
Thu 3 Sheila Fawkes Quintet
Fri 4 Swing Parade
Sat 5 New Orleans Bump
Sun 6 Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio Eve: Ratatouille
Mon 7 Reg & Musti
Tue 8 The Pacitto Legacy
Wed 9 Chase Jazzmen
Thu 10 Bill Hayes Trio
Fri 11 Swing Parade
Sat 12 Vic Evans and the Blue Notes
Sun 13 Lunch: Henry Newman Trio Eve: Bon Accord
Mon 14 Reg & Musti
Tue 15 Sheila Waterfield Band
Wed 16 Mercia Jazz 5
Thu 17 Bescot Bay
Fri 18 Swing Parade
Sat 19 Old Comrades
Sun 20 Lunch: 57 Fury Eve: Tim Amann Xtet
Mon 21 Reg & Musti
Tue 22 Strumpit
Wed 23 Five in Line
Thu 24 Dutch Lewis and His Select Trio
Fri 25 Swing Parade
Sat 26 To be confirmed
Sun 27 Lunch: Bill ‘B’ Trio Eve: Henry Newman Band
Mon 28 Reg & Musti
Tue 29 Style Unlimited
Wed 30 Mike Turner Band
Thu 31 Big ‘B’ Swingtet
Fri 1 Swing Parade
Sat 2 New Orleans Stompers
Sun 3 Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio Eve: Ratatouill
Mon 4 Reg & Musti
Tue 5 Dutch Lewis Quartet
Wed 6 Patsy Gamble Band
Thu 7 Sheila Fawkes Quintet
Fri 8 Swing Parade
Sat 9 Ron Hills and Tony Pipkin Quintet
Sun 10 Lunch: Henry Newman Trio Eve: Bescot Bay
Mon 11 Reg & Musti
Tue 12 The Pacitto Legacy
Wed 13 Chase Jazzmen
Thu 14 Bill Hayes Trio
Fri 15 Swing Parade
Sat 16 Old Comrades
Sun 17 Lunch: Andy Bucknall Blues Band Eve: Tim Amann Xtet
Mon 18 Reg & Musti
Tue 19 Sheila Waterfield Band
Wed 20 Mercia Jazz 5
Thu 21 Dutch Lewis and His Select Trio
Fri 22 Swing Parade
Sat 23 Mike Owen Jazz Band
Sun 24 Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio Eve: Henry Newman Band
Mon 25 Reg & Musti
Tue 26 Style Unlimited
Wed 27 Mike Turner Band
Thu 28 Big ‘B’ Swingtet
Fri 29 Swing Parade
Sat 30 Style Buddies
(01902) 493723


Kenilworth Jazz Club
- Glasshouse Lane, CV8 2AJ:
Sept 4 Nick Dewhurst Quintet
7.45pm £7.50 on door

Jazz At The Manor
Tamworth Mainstream & Modern
, Bolehall Manor, Amington Rd, B77 3LH
Aug 14 Liam Byne, Andrajek Baranek, Tony Ormershaw, Ed Harrison
Sept 11 Dave Newton, Bill Coleman, Nick Millward
8.30pm 01902 344972


Bournville Jazz Club, Mary Vale Road
1 Aug & 5 Sept: Henry Newman with Fred Webb (vocs)
8 Aug & 12 Sept: Mercia Jazz 5 with Tony Billingsley (tpt)
15 Aug & 19 Sept: Frank Partridge’s Swing Session
22 Aug: Bon Accord (gypsy jazz)
29 Aug & 26 Sept: 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

Droitwich Jazz Club: Gaudet Luce Golf Club, WR9 7JR
Aug 8 Richard Leach’s Street Band
Sept 12 Jeff Barnhart and his English Friends

8pm £9 01905 771528 - www.richardleach.eu

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


Dunchurch Jazz Club: Village Hall, Rugby Rd, CV22 6PN
Aug 23 Jazz At The Movies
Sept 13 Jazz Trumpet Legends

07515 275655

Jazz on Tap: National Brewery Centre, Burton on Trent, DE14 1NG
Aug 2 Craig Milverton’s Foursome – Remembering Oscar

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

Rugby Club, Kenilworth Rd, CV32 6RG
Sept 20 Bescot Bay


Pershore Jazz Club: Monthly Last Wednesday at New Venue: Pershore Football Club, King Georges Way, WR10 1QU
Sept 27 Kim Cypher Quintet

01386 554235 www.pershorejazz.org.uk

 Stratford Jazz: Stratford ArtsHouse, CV37 6LU
Sept 13 Full House Quartet
Sept 27 Great B’ham Trombone Co.

8pm £12 01789 207100 - www.stratfordjazz.org.uk

Sutton Coldfield Trad JC Walmley Social Club, Fox Hollies Rd, B76 2RJ
2 Annie Hawkins, Funky Butt Hall Jazzmen
9 Wabash Jazzmen
16 Savannah Jazz Band
23 Richard Leach’s Club House Six
30 Chicago Teddy Bears
6 Apex Jazz & Swing Band
13 Kevin Grenfell’s Jazz Giants (& John Hallam)
20 George Huxley’s All Stars
27 Dart Valley Stompers

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


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

Burton Jazz
Burton Jazz Club, Marston's Social Club
3rd Apex Jazz and Swing Band
10th Richard Leach’s Clubhouse 6
17th The Stackyard Stompers
24th Barry Palser’s Savoy Jazz Band
31st Bank Street Syncopators
7th Bill Bailey’s All Stars
14th Martin Bennett’s Old Green River Band
21st The Old Fashioned Love Band
28th Mart Rodger Manchester Jazz

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
Aug 3 Bank Street Syncopators
Aug 17 Bill Baileys’ All Star Jazz Band
Sept 7 New Orleans Bump Band
Sept 21 Apex Jazz & Swing Band


Bar No 10
Live Jazz Every Friday

0121-271 0600

 Bonded Warehouse: Canal St, Stourbridge, DY8 4LU
June 9 Art Themen Quartet

£8/£4 07766 910 179

Friends of the Upton JF:
Hanley Castle High School, WR8 0BL
Sept 29 Ken Poplowski & Julian Marc Stringle with Craig Milverton Trio

8pm £16/£13 01684 593794

Market Bosworth Jazz Club: Parish Hall, Park St, CV13 0LL
Aug 18 The Piano Legends!
Sept 15 Swinging Vibraphone Spectacular!

07515 275655


Shrewsbury Jazz Network: The Hive, Belmont, SY1 1TE
Sept 16 John Law’s Re-Creations’ featuring Sam Crockatt

8pm - 01743 234970


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

01743 344270

Jazzamatazz, Coventry:
Westwood Heath Club & Reading Room, Westwood Heath Road Coventry, CV4 8GP
Every Sunday
6 Swing Kings
13 JB Jazz & Blues
27 Carl Sinclair
3rd Apex Jazz & Swing
10th Sweet & Hot Jeff & Ann Barnheart, Langham & Smith
17th Phoenix Jazzmen
24th Richard Exhall’s Shooting Stars
1st Hot 4 Jazz & Swing band

Sunday 12.30 to 15.00.£5. Raffle
02476 403707 www.jazzamatazz.org.uk

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

Malthouse, B’ham:
Jazzstrata Every Sunday 1pm

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

 Stafford Jazz Society: White Eagle Club, Riverway, ST16 3TH
10 MART RODGER MANCHESTER JAZZ (12-30pm to 2-30pm)
24 ROBIN MASON’S APEX JAZZ & SWING BAND (12-30pm to 2-30pm)

Sundays, 12.30-3.00pm 01785 226950 - www.staffordjazz.org

Aug/Sept Bands - Aug/Sept Venues - Aug/Sept Festivals
October/November Listings


Pershore Jazz Festival:
Aug 18-20
Pershore College, Avonbank, WR10 3JP www.


Alan Barnes - Alan Shipton’s “Buck & Billy” - Amy Roberts - Brownfield Byrne Quintet - Clark Tracey Sextet - Digby Fairweather’s Half Dozen - Dorine de Wit Jabbo 5 - Enrico Tomasso - Fret & Fiddle - “Spats” Langham’s Hot Fingers George Huxley - Jake Leg Jug Band - Jeff & Anne Barnhart (USA) - John Hallam Jeremy HuggeS’s Chosen 5 - Keith Nichols FesVval Orchestras - New Orleans Heat - New Orleans Update - Nick Ward’s Jelly Roll Band – Nicola Farnon Trio Jazz Express - Originals Rags - Paul Sawtell - Reeds United – Remi Harris Trio Sarah Barnwell Quartet - Savannah Jazz Band – Slide By Slide – Shades of Jazz Shirt Tail Stompers - Sinead McCabe - Sunset Café Stompers- Tom Clarke-Hill Washington Whirligig - WYJO - Simon Currie’s 6plus1… and many more
Tickets Fri evening £20 – Sat £32 – Sun £32 (discount of £2 if purchased before 1st August 2017). For more informa@on, updates and booking visit our website www.pershorejazz.org.uk or tel: 01386 554235

WMA Summer School of Music:
Aug 20-27 Ingestre House, Staffs

Bude J F August 17

Venture Away:
Nov 3-6 Grand Hotel, Torquay
01305 750797 www.ventureawaymusicweekends.co.uk

John Hallam & Friends:

Nov 17-19 Burnside Hotel, Bowness on Windermere
01942 811522 www.johnhallamjazz.co.uk

Venture Away:
Nov 17-20 Royal Hotel, Scarborough
01305 750797 www.ventureawaymusicweekends.co.uk

RAF Centenary Concert & Dance:
July 7, 2018 Hangar One, RAF Museum Cosford 0121-780 3333

Aug/Sept Bands - Aug/Sept Venues - Aug/Sept Festivals
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Bearwood Corks Bearwood Jazz