Event listings and gig guide for the coming month in th West Midlands

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Sunday 21 July 2019

Emily Badger
The Kingsford, Wolverley, Kidderminster

THEATRE The Star Project An Ogre's Tale
Artrix, Bromsgrove

The Film Orchestra Concert Band (2:30pm)
Priory Park, Malvern

The Terry Clarke Band
Alestones, Redditch

Parker band + Buzzing hornets
Katie Fitzgeralds, Stourbridge

Ray Stroud
Red Lion, Evesham

OPEN MIC Plug N Play
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Chloe Mogg
The Black Star, Stourport-on-Severn

Sunday Sessions: 1pm-2pm - Tony Gillham 2pm-3pm - Ben Ruggles 3pm-4pm - Town Musicians of Bremen (folk) L Gormley 4pm-5pm - Chloe Elliot (bar open 12-5pm)
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

Through the Decades with Roy Orbison & Buddy Holly
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

Bowl With A Soul
The Price Albert, Stroud

Tony Gillam
Worcester Arts Workshop Sunday Sessions, Worcester

Ray Mytton
Three Kings Inn, Hanley Castle

FESTIVAL MISTER WOLF, 12 Noon.
The Swan Inn - The Upton Blues Festival - 12 Noon., Waterside, Upton Upon Severn, WR8 0JD

Jodie & Quinn
The Lamb & Flag, Worcester

FESTIVAL Upton Blues Festival
Various Venues, Upton on Severn

Black Ridge Remedy (5pm)
The Imperial Tavern, Worcester

FESTIVAL Nozstock
Rowden Paddocks, Bromyard

Dave Onions
The wheelhouse, Upton on Severn

Lewis Barfoot
Hawkwood, Stroud

Nothing Like A Whale
The Chestnut, Worcester

Jay & Eli
The Imperial Tavern (Live at Five), Worcester

Tuesday 23 July 2019

Gary Hall, An Evening of Original Roots Music, 7pm start, tickets £5, www.garyhallmusic.co.uk, Tel. 07831 390194 for more info, The Boat Shack Café, Aztec Adventure, Upton Warren, Bromsgrove, B61 8JZ
The Boat Shack, Upton Warren, Bromsgrove

OPEN MIC Guitar @ The Bar
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

FCS: Infirmities, Saltwounds
Annie's Burger Shack, Worcester

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Blondes with Beards
Carpenters Arms, Miserden, Stroud

The Garry Allcock Trio
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

OPEN MIC Debbie Parry & Andy Lindsay's Open Mic.
The Green Dragon, Malvern

The Roses Choir & Special Guests
Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury

UPHILL AND STILL
Café Rene, Gloucester

Thursday 25 July 2019

THEATRE Oddsocks
Longlands Farm, Whitbourne Estate, Worcester

The Wedding Crashers
The Queens Head, Bromsgrove

Limehouse Lizzy
The Iron Road, Pershore

Gareth Lemon
The Botanist, Cheltenham

Dominic Lash, Mark Sanders, Chris Cundy Trio, Teddy Hunter
Smokey Joe's Coffee Bar, Cheltenham

Kristian Chambers
Katie Fitzgeralds, Stourbridge

Tim Amman Quartet
Baci Ristorante Italiano, Stourbridge

Folk in the Foyer: Susie Dobson
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

Happenstance Morris
The Fleece Inn, Bretforton, Evesham

Alex Chapman
Tank, Gloucester

The Bevvy Sisters
Babar Cafe, Hereford

The Wedding Present
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

FESTIVAL Warwick Folk Festival
Warwick School, Warwick

Acoustic Music Convention presents: Sally Barker
The Old Rec, Worcester

Friday 26 July 2019

The Ferrets
The Millers Arms, Pershore

Gav & Emelye
The Hop Pole, Bewdley

Mister Wolf
The Hop Pole Inn, Bromsgrove

Kringo Blue
No 3a., Bromsgrove

Gary Barlow Tribute Night
Catshill Working Mens Club, Bromsgrove

Corys Angels
Colwall Park Hotel, Malvern

Battle of the Hair Bands
The Hanbury Turn, Bromsgrove

SPOKEN WORD Dead Dads Club
paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

Slagerij, Red Light Rebels, Rebel Station, Terminal Rage, 6foot7
Frog and Fiddle, Cheltenham

HOT HATS
Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham

OPEN MIC Lenny James & the Gator Squad
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Tiger by the Tail, Before Me
2 Pigs, Cheltenham

FESTIVAL Vinestock 2019
The Vine, Cheltenham

Third Verse
Red Lion, Evesham

AC/DC UK
The Riverrooms, Stourbridge

Moose Jaw
Worley's at The Swan, Stourport-on-Severn

Ambition Demolition, Air Drawn Dagger, PollyPik Pockets, Purple Flavor Death
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

FESTIVAL Dubtoberfest
CHELTENHAM RACECOURSE, Cheltenham

Locked And Loaded UK
The Black Star, Stourport-on-Severn

Michael Buble Tribute Artist
The Gate Inn, Honeybourne, Evesham

Primetime
Sadlers Brewhouse & Bar - The Lye, Stourbridge

Jake Melles
The Pheasant Inn, Toddington

The Leon Daye Band
Tank, Gloucester

The Reflections
The Sociable Beer Company, Worcester

Shanghai Shuffle
The Cosy Club, Worcester

TCMI
Peppers, Gloucester

Tyler Massey Trio
The Old Nag's Head, Monmouth

NAWR
The Globe, Hay-on-Wye

The Jericho Racks, Hipflask Virgins, Ruben Seabright
Annie's Burger Shack, Worcester

SOLID GONE
Café Rene, Gloucester

Joe Mitchell
Left Bank, Hereford

FESTIVAL Warwick Folk Festival
Warwick School, Warwick

The Lost Chord
The Monument, Hereford

Amaretto lounge
The Spread Eagle, Hereford

Forever Sabbath (Black Sabbath tribute)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Saturday 27 July 2019

Mesma
The Kingsford, Wolverley, Kidderminster

Kharmagheddon
The Cotswold Inn, cheltenham

Bellfest
The Bell At Yarpole, Leominster

LIONFEST 2019
The White Lion, Leominster

Skabucks
Leominster Sports & Social Club, Leominster

Life
The Hop Pole Inn, Bromsgrove

SUE STEVENS
Great Malvern Hotel, Malvern

Neil Diamond Tribute
The Cross Keys, Malvern

Malvern Pride
Priory Park, Malvern

Toby
Brewers Arms, Malvern

Tyler Massey Quartet
St Peter's Church, Malvern

Midnight Sun
Ye Olde Black Cross, Bromsgrove

FaceStealers
The Pillar Of Salt, Droitwich

Polkadot Robot Bandeoke
paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

André Rieu’s 2019 Maastricht Concert: Shall We Dance?
Number 8, Pershore

Whyfest 2019
The Why Not Inn, Redditch

The After Dark Band
Woodland Cottage, Redditch

Frazer Lepford
2 Pigs, Cheltenham

FESTIVAL Vinestock 2019
The Vine, Cheltenham

Saturday Evening MONARCHY – The ultimate Queen tribute band
Welland Steam & Country Rally 2019, Woodside farm Welland Worcestershire WR13 6NG

Harry Baldwin
The Longlands Tavern, Stourbridge

Big Fat Shorty
The Virgin Tavern, Worcester

TOBY WREN SOLO PERFORMER 9PM START
THE BREWERS ARMS, WEST MALVERN

FESTIVAL Dubtoberfest
CHELTENHAM RACECOURSE, Cheltenham

The Melvin Hancox Band
The Black Star, Stourport-on-Severn

Joe elvis
Stourport Marina Clubhouse, Stourport-on-Severn

2Tone Revue
Stourport Cricket Club, Stourport-on-Severn

SPOKEN WORD Licensed to Rhyme
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

OTHER Family: Summer Saturdays Rock Painting. Drop in 11am-1pm.
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

OPEN MIC Beryl Guitars
Beryl Guitars, Kidderminster

The Bob Porter Project
Stroud Brewery, Stroud

HILLS ANGELS
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Shades of Grey
The Vineyard Inn Abbots Salford, Evesham

PEIA, Susie Ro, Elise Yuill Cohen
St Lawrence's Church, Stroud

Play It Again Sam
Sadlers Brewhouse & Bar - The Lye, Stourbridge

Demob plus Anoraks, Chinese Burn. Spider
Guildhall, Gloucester

MEMPHIS LEE AND THE CREEPERS, PLUS BIG COLS BOP SHOP
Gilt Edge Rock n Roll Club, Kidderminster Dy11 7Dy

Lewis Leighton
The Fountain Inn, Stroud

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

The Wurzels
Watson Hall, Tewkesbury

Bandeoke with Polkadot Robot
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

Swampcandy
The Fountain, Gloucester

Whalebone Totally Plucked
Huntley Village Hall, Gloucester

Take Cover
The Village Inn, Beoley, Worcester

Sister Sandwich, Capt Roswell, Billy Whizz, Eyes, The Dark Side, Dr Hasbeen
SANDWICHFEST, Nr Tenbury

The Pilot Inn Music Festival
The Pilot Inn, Gloucester

The Boxcar Mavericks
The Whitminster Inn, Gloucester

The Trials of Cato
The Globe, Hay-on-Wye

JOHNNY CASH ROAD SHOW
Courtyard, Hereford

MISTER WOLF
The New Wellington, Brierley Hill

The Filthy Casuals
Cliffords Mesne, Glos

James Harris
Swan Inn, Barbourne, Worcester

FESTIVAL Warwick Folk Festival
Warwick School, Warwick

Rubble
Gordon Bennetts, Hereford

Groovyhead
Worcester Brewing Company, Worcester

The Ferretts
The Chestnut, Worcester

Singled Out
The Wobbly Brewery, Hereford

Mice in a Matchbox
The Volunteer, Hereford

Without Flight, The Power Poom + The Test Tubes
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Gary Priestley
The Sportsman, Kidderminster

CELLO MUSIC FOR OUR TIMES - Tom McMahon & Chris Long
Elmslie House, Malvern

Sunday 28 July 2019

FESTIVAL Your Mum, Marilyn and Her Toy Boys, Witcher, Tone Tanner, FolkLaw, Hump de Bump, The Delray Rockets,
The Bear & Ragged Staff, Bransford

Tony Gold
The Kingsford, Wolverley, Kidderminster

Simon Wallace
Bell Inn, St Johns, Worcester

Polkadot Robot
The Ewe & Lamb Beer Festival, Bromsgrove

Poppy WS (3pm)
No 3a., Bromsgrove

Lucy Shaw & Skye Hadley
Casa Med, Bromsgrove

The Film Orchestra Concert Band (2:30pm)
Priory Park, Malvern

André Rieu’s 2019 Maastricht Concert: Shall We Dance?
Number 8, Pershore

FESTIVAL Vinestock 2019
The Vine, Cheltenham

OPEN MIC Plug N Play
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Mark Hepworth
Red Lion, Evesham

Gary O'Dea (8-10pm)
The Lamb & Flag, Worcester

FESTIVAL Dubtoberfest
CHELTENHAM RACECOURSE, Cheltenham

FESTIVAL Dubtoberfest
CHELTENHAM RACECOURSE, Cheltenham

James Baker
The Black Star, Stourport-on-Severn

SlowJin Acoustic
The Exmouth Arms, Cheltenham

Sunday Sessions: 2pm-4pm - Dharma Bums (bar open 12-5pm)
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

2Tone Revue
Ye Olde Crown Inn, Stourport-on-Severn

The Spooky Men’s Chorale
The Sub Rooms, Stroud

WiTCHER
Bearfest, Bransford, Worcester

Tommy Allen's Blues Duo (3pm)
Richmond Place Club, Hereford

Whetstone, Brinsford. Burgess. Mandy Woods
LittleVic, Stroud

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Will Killeen
Three Kings Inn, Hanley Castle

Burning House, Bleach Boy, Subset
The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

Bearfest Music Festival 2019
Bear and Ragged Staff, Bransford, Worcester

Jack Flint
The Fountain, Gloucester

FESTIVAL Three Choirs Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Female Voices Night
The Tower of Song, Birmingham

Locked and Loaded (5pm)
The Imperial Tavern, Worcester

FESTIVAL Warwick Folk Festival
Warwick School, Warwick

Jenny Hallam (5:30pm)
The Chestnut, Worcester

Forfeits
The Lichfield Vaults, Hereford

The Delray Rockets
The Bear and Ragged Staff, Bransford, Worcester

Monday 29 July 2019

FESTIVAL Dubtoberfest
CHELTENHAM RACECOURSE, Cheltenham

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Will Killleen
The Fountain, Gloucester

FESTIVAL Three Choirs Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Tuesday 30 July 2019

Tuesday Tribute - Elvis Presley
The Kingsford, Wolverley, Kidderminster

OPEN MIC Guitar @ The Bar
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Hayseed Dixie
The Sub Rooms, Stroud

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Trevor Babajack Steger
The Fountain, Gloucester

FESTIVAL Three Choirs Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

MAMA’S BROKE
Courtyard, Hereford

Wednesday 31 July 2019

Jan Vaisey & Ian Harvey
Carpenters Arms, Miserden, Stroud

Reeds A Plenty, Jeremy Huggett – reeds, Matt Palmer – reeds, Simon Banks – piano, Graham Smith drums, Reeds A Plenty back again doing what they do best., This quartet don’t have the opportunity to perform together very often but when they do its a knockout evening of entertainment.,
PERSHORE JAZZ CLUB, Pershore Town Football Club Function Room, WR10 1QU, PERSHORE

OPEN MIC Debbie Parry & Andy Lindsay's Open Mic.
The Green Dragon, Malvern

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Jazz Club ft. Swing from Paris
Theoc House, Tewkesbury

Greg Brice
The Fountain, Gloucester

FESTIVAL Three Choirs Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Thursday 01 August 2019

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

FESTIVAL Three Choirs Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Friday 02 August 2019

Hannah & Brian
Red Lion, Evesham

Jay & Eli
The Bush Inn, St. Johns, Worcester

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

FESTIVAL Three Choirs Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Fred Zeppelin (Led Zeppelin tribute)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Jay & Eli
The Bush Inn, St. Johns, Worcester

Saturday 03 August 2019

PAUL "CHIEF" O'NEILL
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Laughing In The Face Of, Teresa Banks, Layman's Terms, Horror On The High Seas
The Mitre, Stourbridge

FaceStealers
The Oak Apple, Worcester

OTHER Family: Summer Saturdays Rock Painting. Drop in 11am-1pm.
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

FESTIVAL Three Choirs Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Sunday 04 August 2019

OPEN MIC Plug N Play Sunday
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

FESTIVAL Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival
Various Venues, Gloucester

Tuesday 06 August 2019

OPEN MIC Big Dan's Open Mic Night
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Wednesday 07 August 2019

OPEN MIC Debbie Parry & Andy Lindsay's Open Mic.
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Friday 09 August 2019

MEMPHIS MIKE, THE REFLECTIONS
EVESHAM HOSPITAL CLUB, EVESHAM

WiTCHER
Sociable Beer Company, Worcester

The strangers
Red Lion, Evesham

Saturday 10 August 2019

Gasoline & Matches
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

FaceStealers
The Cross Keys, Malvern

The Bolsheviks, Superseed
The Louisiana, Bristol

Jay & Eli
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Silver Dollar Honkytonk, Ags Connolly, Kate Ellis
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Sunday 11 August 2019

Worcester Show - Band Stand: Amie Woodyatt, Chloe Mogg, Ellisha Green, Kringo Blue, Ruben Seabright
Gheluvelt Park, Worcester

Paul Bridgwater & the Electric Blues Rebellion
JoeJoeJims, Birmingham

Electric Blues Rebellion
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Black Porch (3pm)
Richmond Place Club, Hereford

Griff Collins
Red Lion, Evesham

Worcester Show - Main Stage: The VHT's, The Humdrum Express,) The Connor Maher Quartet, The Strays, The Social Ignition, The Rocker Covers (12-5pm)
Gheluvelt Park, Worcester

Tuesday 13 August 2019

OPEN MIC Big Dan's Open Mic Night
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Wednesday 14 August 2019

OPEN MIC Debbie Parry & Andy Lindsay's Open Mic.
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Thursday 15 August 2019

Just ADAM
Ye Olde Bull Ring Tavern, Ludlow

Jay & Eli
Worleys at The Swan, Stourport

Friday 16 August 2019

The Rooters
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Big Ginge Trio
Red Lion, Evesham

COMEDY Bearded Lady Daytime Comedy Club (parents and baby comedy club)
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

Vintage Inc
Milllers Arms, Pershore

FESTIVAL 135 top class jazz musicians., Wall to wall music with a diverse mixture of jazz styles., Held in the beautiful surroundings of Pershore College Campus (WR10 3JP).
Pershore Jazz Festival, PERSHORE

Saturday 17 August 2019

JOURNEYMAN
The Green Dragon, Malvern

OTHER Worcester Comic Festival
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

Gunnrunner
The Express inn, Malvern

Meg Shaw
Hopley’s, Bewdley

FESTIVAL 135 top class jazz musicians., Wall to wall music with a diverse mixture of jazz styles., Held in the beautiful surroundings of Pershore College Campus (WR10 3JP).
Pershore Jazz Festival, PERSHORE

Sunday 18 August 2019

FESTIVAL Paul Bridgwater & the Electric Blues Rebellion
Old Bush Blues..1.30pm, Callow End

Sun Fire
The Imperial Tavern, Worcester

Meg Shaw
The Black Star, Stourport

Jay & Eli
Worleys at The Swan, Stourport

FESTIVAL 135 top class jazz musicians., Wall to wall music with a diverse mixture of jazz styles., Held in the beautiful surroundings of Pershore College Campus (WR10 3JP).
Pershore Jazz Festival, PERSHORE

Sid Harvey & Steve Kent
Red Lion, Evesham

Tuesday 20 August 2019

OPEN MIC Big Dan's Open Mic Night
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Wednesday 21 August 2019

OPEN MIC Debbie Parry & Andy Lindsay's Open Mic.
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Thursday 22 August 2019

Poquet, Tom Braggins
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Word of Mouth, Luna Orchid, Zetland Road
Babar Cafe, Hereford

Friday 23 August 2019

fAITH folk/rock Duo, Chris Fox, Paul Walker and Karen Pfeiffer, Pete Boddis
The Birch and Stock Folk Club, Kidderminster

Josh Edkins
Red Lion, Evesham

Duane Conn & The Connections
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

FESTIVAL 10CC, Boyzlife, Scouting for Girls, Peter Andre, The Osmonds, Terry Hall (The Specials), The Osmonds, East 17, 911
Sunshine Festival, Upton Upon Severn

FESTIVAL Meet artists and see their work
Worcestershire Open Studios 2019, 83 venues across Worcestershire

Saturday 24 August 2019

THE RAIN TREES (Andy Lindsay & Zoe Devonish)
The Green Dragon, Malvern

WiTCHER
The Cavalier, Kidderminster

Vintage Inc.
Sunshine Festival, Upton Upon Severn

Elkapath
The Cotswolds inn, Cheltenham

UnCover: The Jericho Racks, Echo Gecco, The VHTs, Slow Tapes
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

FESTIVAL Meet artists and see their work
Worcestershire Open Studios 2019, 83 venues across Worcestershire

Sunday 25 August 2019

Keith Boulton
Red Lion, Evesham

Marc Davies Band (3pm)
Richmond Place Club, Hereford

FESTIVAL Meet artists and see their work
Worcestershire Open Studios 2019, 83 venues across Worcestershire

Monday 26 August 2019

FESTIVAL Meet artists and see their work
Worcestershire Open Studios 2019, 83 venues across Worcestershire

Tuesday 27 August 2019

OPEN MIC Big Dan's Open Mic Night
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Wednesday 28 August 2019

OPEN MIC Debbie Parry & Andy Lindsay's Open Mic.
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Thursday 29 August 2019

Wayne Hussey, Evi Vine
Marr's Bar, Worcester

That'll Be The Day 50s 60s & 70s
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Wayne Hussey (The Mission)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Friday 30 August 2019

Gallowglass
Red Lion, Evesham

Punk & Pint Night
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

Jay & Eli
The Bluebell Inn, Malvern

Saturday 31 August 2019

OPEN MIC Beryl Guitars
Beryl Guitars, Kidderminster

The Bitten, Shackleford, Nieviem, Bogans
The Mitre, Stourbridge

WiTCHER
The Black Star, Stourport

Vintage Inc
Virgin Tavern, Worcester

Jay & Eli
The Cricketers, Worcester

Elkapath at the purge party
The lower george inn, Gloucester

Forever Queen (Queen tribute)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Jay & Eli
The Cricketers, Angel Street, Worcester

Sunday 01 September 2019

Adam Higgins
Red Lion, Evesham

Vintage Inc.
Imperial Tavern, Worcester

Jay & Eli
The Morgan, Great Malvern

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