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

A what's on gig guide for live music & arts events in the West Midlands. If you're looking for live music in Worcestershire, Herefordshire or Gloucestershire, this is your essential list for upcoming gigs & tonight’s live music events.

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Monday 18 February 2019

The Classic Rock Show
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Tuesday 19 February 2019

Bsydes, Ed Poole, Ewan Pollock
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

JOHN ADAMS, Harmarie, Ramona Rose
Frog & Fiddle, Cheltenham

OPEN MIC Plug n Play Tuesday
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Wednesday 20 February 2019

Crazy Goat
The Carpenter's Arms, Miserden, Stroud

Ray Cooper
The Prince Albert, Stroud

JAMIE SMITH’S MABON
The Courtyard, Hereford

VINCENT FLATTS FINAL DRIVE
Café René, Gloucester

Creedence Clearwater Reimagined
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

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

Featuring David Fisher
Dragon Folk Club at The Dragon Inn, Worcester

Ducking Punches, Harker, George Gadd
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

Thursday 21 February 2019

The Music of John Denver Performed by Chris Bannister
The Subscription Rooms, Stroud

Jeremy Tuplin
The Prince Albert, Stroud

Lazybones, Reuben Lovett, Mirages, Gremlins
Frog & Fiddle, Cheltenham

Folk in the Foyer: Jacob & Drinkwater
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

Vinny Peculiar
The Plough, Worcester

Leon Daye
The Tank, Gloucester

Ian Luther
Prince of Wales, Ledbury

Laydee V
Sketch, London

Trevor Babajack Steger
Reet Petite, Leominster

Chloe Mogg acoustic 8:30pm
The Oil Basin Brewhouse, Worcester

YAMATO – THE DRUMMERS OF JAPAN
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Les Carter (Carter USM, Ferocious Dog) & Doozer McDooze, Aka SMOKIN' DONUTS, 8pm
Katie Fitzgeralds, Stourbridge

Fastlove
Te Palace Theatre, Redditch

Friday 22 February 2019

Witcher
Millers Arms, Pershore

Faithful City Shows presents: The Deadnotes, Saltwounds, Kid Dad, Time Of The Mouth
Annie's At The Courtyard, Worcester

Jayne Peters Band
Sadlers Brewhouse & Bar, The Lye, Stourbridge

Mumbo-Jumbo
St Stephens Church, Malvern

The Test Pilots
The Black Star, Stourport-on-Severn

Frazer Lepford
The Pheasant Inn, Toddington

PHASE 2
The Wharf, Stourport-on-Severn

The Blockheads, The Humdrum Express
Robin 2, Bilston

The Follicles
The Lodge, Stourport-on-Severn

Lawson Piano Trio
Artrix, Bromsgrove

The Rock Bottoms
No.3a, Bromsgrove

Mute The Flute
The Hanbury Turn, Bromsgrove

Mitzy
Catshill Working Mens Club, Bromsgrove

The Bob Porter Project
Crown and Sceptre, Stroud

THE LEON DAYE BAND
THE ALEHOUSE, Stroud

THE SWAMP STOMP STRING BAND
Café René, Gloucester

The Rhythm Slingers
The Royal, Cheltenham

Madonna Tribute Evening
Hagley Golf Club, Worcester

Vince Freeman
The Old Courthouse, Cheltenham

Paul Cheif O'Neill
The Bush Inn, St Johns, Worcester

Keith James in Concert - The Songs of Leonard Cohen
Huntingdon Hall, Worcester

George Wilson And His Reggae Vibe
The Gate Inn at Honeybourne, Evesham

The Clone Roses
Guildhall, Gloucester

Michael?® starring Ben - The Magic of Michael Jackson
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Danny McMahon
The Tank, Gloucester

Dudettes
The Doctors, Gloucester

Bity Booker
The Globe, Hay on Wye

Gravelly Hill
Red Lion, Evesham

WORRIED MEN
The Golden Cross, Hereford

We, The Catalyst, Second Self, Balckbird
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Tom Griffin
Left Bank, Hereford

Under The Influence Band
The Red Man, Kidderminster

The Gillies, Bernard Hoskins, John Mosedale & fAITH
The Birch and Stock Folk Club, Kidderminster

Hump De Bump
The Sociable Beer Company, Worcester

David Laine 60's Music
Gardeners Arms, Droitwich

Voodoo Club, Screamin Abdabz, Chaos Experience,
"INTO THE VALLEY", TRICO STADIUM, REDDITCH

Mumbo Jumbo
St Peter's Arts Centre, Malvern

FOLK THE SYSTEM, plus special guest, Jess Silk, 8pm
Katie Fitzgeralds, Stourbridge

Halfway To Paradise The Billy Fury Story
Te Palace Theatre, Redditch

Elephant Peel EP Party
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

Tankus The Henge
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

THE SOUND AKA + THE BRITANNIA BEAT
The River Rooms, Stourbridge

Saturday 23 February 2019

SCREAMING DEAD & FRIENDS
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Red Line Ratio
Websters Brewhouse, Stourbridge

Wingwalkers
Sadlers Brewhouse & Bar, The Lye, Stourbridge

MAZ MITRENKO BAND
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Sounds of the 60's
The Subscription Rooms, Stroud

Will Killeen
West Malvern Social Club, West Malvern

MzLeadinG
The Nags Head, Cinderford

Free Spirit
The Black Star, Stourport-on-Severn

JOURNEYMAN
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Stevie Gee
Ye Olde New Inn, Bewdley

OTHER Funky Navigation, playing funk, soul, afrobeat and toetapping mashups, from 9pm in the back bar
Heroes, Worcester

Will Killeen
West Malvern Social Club, Malvern

The Whitney Houston Live Experience
Artrix, Bromsgrove

Furlined
The Prince Albert, Stroud

Mister Wolf
Ye Olde Black Cross, Bromsgrove

The Bob Porter Project
Stroud Brewery, Stroud

SPACE
Frog & Fiddle, Cheltenham

After dark
The Wheelhouse, Upton upon Severn

James Gittins
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

Jay & Eli
The Swan Inn, Barbourne, Worcester

The Johnny Cash Story
The Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham

Black Pears
Great Malvern Hotel, Malvern

Joshua Burnell & Band present The Road To Horn Fair
Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham

JibbaFish
The Bayshill, Cheltenham

WAW Live Lounge
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

Dave Onions
COCK AND MAGPIE, Bewdley

Monkey Jam
Harry Cook Free House, Cheltenham

Rock Your Socks Off – with Meat Loud and All-Ways
Swan Theatre, Worcester

The Reflections
Droitwich Hockey Club, Droitwich

Red Hot Boogie – The Rock ‘n’ Roll Era
Huntingdon Hall, Worcester

DODGY - 25th Anniversary HOMEGROWN Tour
O2 Institute, Birmingham

Ruzz Guitar's Blues Revue
The Berkeley Arms, Tewkesbury

Gunnrunner
The Express inn, Malvern

The Skids
Guildhall, Gloucester

Over The Hill
The Kingsholm Inn, Gloucester

The Shaggy Dog Raconteurs
Cross Keys Inn, Gloucester

Dance in Misery
The Pilot Inn, Gloucester

Jay & Eli
The Swan, Barbourne, Worcester

Aarons
Robinswood Hill Social Club, Gloucester

Fracture Zone
Worcester Arts Workshop Live Lounge, Worcester

Foxbite, Apathy Avenue, S K Y L Y T S, Hedgehog and the Clementines. WelterWeight.
Victory, Hereford

Chicken Switch
Golden Fleece, Hereford

Phoenix
The Spread Eagle, Hereford

Groovyhead
The Chestnut, Worcester

Trey Bailey
The Kingsford, Wolverley

Dan & King Rich
Gardeners Arms, Droitwich

The Brubeck Project
The Market Theatre, Ledbury

The Tyler Massey Trio, Amit Dattani
Elmslie House, Malvern

Dead Dads Club, Jim Smith
THE CROSS KEYS INN, MALVERN

The Magic of Motow
Te Palace Theatre, Redditch

English Fiddle Weekend
The Fleece Inn, Bretforton

Without Flight
Woodland Cottage, Redditch

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

THE COMMANDMENTS
The River Rooms, Stourbridge

Sunday 24 February 2019

Paul Stevens
The Hare And Hounds Wollescote, Stourbridge

AL JOLSONS DOG - AFTERNOON GIG
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Female Voices Night: Abi K, Demi Marriner & Chloe Mogg
Tower of Song, Birmingham

The Unconventionals Acoustic
The Black Star, Stourport-on-Severn

PAY THE PIPER
The Wharf, Stourport-on-Severn

The Follicles
Ye Olde Crown Inn, Stourport-on-Severn

The Songmen – A Capella Group
Huntingdon Hall, Worcester

Boogie Men (3pm)
Richmond Place Club, Hereford

Jay & Eli
The Bell, St. Johns, Worcester

Adam Higgins
Red Lion, Evesham

Woo Town Hillbillies (5:30pm)
The Chestnut, Worcester

Black Knight (5pm)
Imperial Tavern, Worcester

Melvin Hancox Band (4pm)
Prince of Wales, Ledbury

OPEN MIC Open Mic with James
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

English Fiddle Weekend
The Fleece Inn, Bretforton

Tuesday 26 February 2019

Knight & Spiers
The Fleece Inn, Bretforton

OPEN MIC Plug n Play Tuesday
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Wednesday 27 February 2019

Faithful City Shows present: Heavy Heart, Sick Pins, Swan Prince, Quentin Sauvé
Annie's At The Courtyard, Worcester

Hot Fingers with Emily Campbell, Tom “Spats” Langham, Danny Blyth, Malcolm Sked, Emily Campbell - singer, Much awaited return of this very popular band whose eclectic mix of vintage acoustic music, including the red hot jazz of 1920’s New York and sophisticated 1930’s Swing.
PERSHORE JAZZ CLUB, Pershore Town Football Club Function Room, WR10 1QU, PERSHORE

LEWIS CLARK DUO
Café René, Gloucester

Helen Lloyd...Adventurer
Conquest Theatre, Bromyard

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

James Andrews
The Green Dragon, Malvern

Thursday 28 February 2019

Surprise Attacks presents: Dead Kiwis, A Werewolf, Skora
Annie's At The Courtyard, Worcester

Kent Duchaine, Leadbessie
Crown and Sceptre, Stroud

SOMEONE LIKE YOU
The Courtyard, Hereford

WHAT A FUNK (Italy), Snog The Dog, 2nd Self, Up Shot
Frog & Fiddle, Cheltenham

STEVE TILSTON
The Old Rectifying House, Worcester

Trio Goya
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

George Wilson
The Tank, Gloucester

What A Funk, Snog The Dog, Second Self, Upshot
The Frog & Fiddle, Cheltenham

Tammy Down acoustic 8:30pm
The Oil Basin Brewhouse, Worcester

Maefield, Poppy W.S, Dan James Griffin
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

Friday 01 March 2019

UnCover presents: No Violet, The Jericho Racks, +2 TBA
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

FLEISCH, ELKAPATH, HER DEMISE
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Forty Blue Toes
Millers Arms, Pershore

Sass Brown
Red Lion, Evesham

OxZide, Support from The Mighty Wraith
Claptrap The Venue, Stourbridge

Izzy The push
The Old Bank, Stourbridge

Saturday 02 March 2019

CHIMP ON A BIKE
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

WiTCHER - Charity Gig
The Three Horseshoes, Malvern

Polkadot Robot
The Pillar of Salt, Droitwich

STEVE AJAO BLUES GIANTS
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Cloudbusting: 40 Years Of Kate Bush
Artrix, Bromsgrove

Chimp on a Bike
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

WiTCHER
The Three Horseshoes, Malvern

Wingwalkers
The Express inn, Malvern

Polkadot Robot
The Pillar of Salt, Droitwich

MISTER WOLF
The Wheelhouse Marina, Upton On Severn

Sonic Boom (90s indie rock)
The Golden Cross, Coventry

Gin and Jazz Night with Tom Hill's Jazz Funk Machine
Worcester Arts Workshop, Worcester

Special 2018 Opening Event The Pink Diamond Review and Dead Dad's Club, plus other arts and entertainment
The Barn Ledbury, Ledbury

Forever Queen (Queen tribute)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Sunday 03 March 2019

Jay & Eli
The Morgan, Great Malvern

OPEN MIC Sunday Shenanigans Open MIc
Claptrap The Venue, Stourbridge

OPEN MIC Open Mic with Reuben Lovette
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

My Darling Clementine
The Fleece Inn, Bretforton

Tuesday 05 March 2019

Acoustic/folk session, Every Tuesday
The Plough Inn, Wollaston, Stourbridge

OPEN MIC Plug n Play Tuesday
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Wednesday 06 March 2019

Merrymaker
The Carpenter's Arms, Miserden, Stroud

Featuring: Steve and Julie Wigley
Dragon Folk Club at The Dragon Inn, Worcester

Thursday 07 March 2019

Gavin Miller Acoustic 8:30pm
The Oil Basin Brewhouse, Worcester

Friday 08 March 2019

Jayne Peters Band
Millers Arms, Pershore

RED LIGHT REBELS, FACE UP
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Sun Fire
The Sociable Beer Company, Worcester

THE MARTIN DALY BAND
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Sun Fire
The Sociable Beer Company, Worcester

Folk in the Foyer: Finbar Magee & Breige Quinn
Conquest Theatre, Bromyard

The Sensational 60s Experience
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Woo Town Hillbillies
Red Lion, Evesham

You Dirty Blue, Rubella Moon, eachOne
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

Row for MND - John Davidson talk
Elmslie House, Malvern

MUSED - UK's Number 1 MUSE Tribute Band, The Ellipsis
Zephyr Lounge, Leamington Spa

The Official Receivers
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Saturday 09 March 2019

BLACK SEPTEMBER
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Voodoo Room (Hendrix/Cream)
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

The Best of Wham
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Alden, Patterson & Dashwood
Elmslie House, Malvern

Ital Sounds live band launch featuring Jamie Irie, King David Sound, custom built Reggae Soundsystem, £5 entry 7pm till 12.30am
Malvern Roots Club, Newtown Social Club, Newtown Road, Malvern

Are You Experienced (Jimi Hendrix Tribute)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Sunday 10 March 2019

Chevy Chase Stole my Wife
Annie's At The Courtyard, Worcester

Fugitives (3pm)
Richmond Place Club, Hereford

'Pianoscapes' with Chris Long
Elmslie House, Malvern

OPEN MIC Sunday Shenanigans Open MIc
Claptrap The Venue, Stourbridge

OPEN MIC Open Mic with James
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Ross Ainslie and Ali Hutton’s Symbiosis
The Fleece Inn, Bretforton

Tuesday 12 March 2019

OPEN MIC Plug n Play Tuesday
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Wednesday 13 March 2019

Wildwood Jack
The Carpenter's Arms, Miserden, Stroud

Thursday 14 March 2019

SALLY BARKER
The Old Rectifying House, Worcester

Connor Maher solo 8:30pm
The Oil Basin Brewhouse, Worcester

Friday 15 March 2019

Black Knight
Millers Arms, Pershore

Simon Wallace
Bush Inn, St Johns Worcester

Jay & Eli
The New Inn, Willersey

COMEDY An Evening of Eric and Ern
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Gallowglass
Red Lion, Evesham

Jigantics
White Hart Inn, Winchcombe

Shenanigans Open Mic Showcase
Claptrap The Venue, Stourbridge

You Dirty Blue
"INTO THE VALLEY", TRICO STADIUM, REDDITCH

DIIO (Ronnie James Dio tribute), Black Angus (Bon Scott era AC/DC tribute)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Saturday 16 March 2019

DEATH IS THE GIRL, MALLEN
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

HOPWOOD JUNCTION
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

WiTCHER
The Cavalier, Kidderminster

COMEDY Matt Richardson
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

Jay & Eli
The Cricketers, Angel Street, Worcester

Polkadot Robot
The Wheelhouse Marina, Upton on Severn

Ultimate Coldplay (Coldplay tribute)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Sunday 17 March 2019

Stuart Davies
Red Lion, Evesham

OPEN MIC Sunday Shenanigans Open MIc
Claptrap The Venue, Stourbridge

OPEN MIC Open Mic with Reuben Lovette
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Monday 18 March 2019

Faithful City Shows presents: Katie Ellen (USA), Nuns Of The Tundra + More
Annie's At The Courtyard, Worcester

Tuesday 19 March 2019

OPEN MIC Plug n Play Tuesday
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Wednesday 20 March 2019

Si Barron
The Carpenter's Arms, Miserden, Stroud

Featuring: Mike Weaver
Dragon Folk Club at The Dragon Inn, Worcester

Thursday 21 March 2019

COMEDY Dave Spikey: Juggling on a Motorbike
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Ruben Seabright Acoustic 8:30pm
The Oil Basin Brewhouse, Worcester

Friday 22 March 2019

Miss chief and Mr. Meaners
Millers Arms, Pershore

LILITH AND THE KNIGHT, ROLLIN SIXES
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Miranda Sykes
Palace Theatre, Redditch

BLEEDING HEARTS
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

Troubadours
Red Lion, Evesham

The Little Easy Band
Claptrap The Venue, Stourbridge

Fusion - Music Without Boundaries
Stourport Civic Centre, Stourport-on-Severn

Brains For Breakfast, Fix Me Margo, Odd Hours
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

The Vibrators
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Saturday 23 March 2019

Wizards Of Oz (Ozzy Osbourne tribute), Saxonised (Saxon tribute)
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

THE STRAYS, CUPCAKE DIAZ
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

WiTCHER
The Express, Malvern

Witcher
The Express inn, Malvern

Bootleg ABBA
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Blue Magpie Contemporary Craft Fair
Elmslie House, Malvern

Fusion - Music Without Boundaries
Stourport Civic Centre, Stourport-on-Severn

Sunday 24 March 2019

Whisky River (3pm)
Richmond Place Club, Hereford

Blue Magpie Contemporary Craft Fair
Elmslie House, Malvern

OPEN MIC Sunday Shenanigans Open MIc
Claptrap The Venue, Stourbridge

Fusion - Music Without Boundaries
Stourport Civic Centre, Stourport-on-Severn

OPEN MIC Open Mic with James
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Tuesday 26 March 2019

OPEN MIC Plug n Play Tuesday
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

Wednesday 27 March 2019

Saskia Griffiths Moore
The Carpenter's Arms, Miserden, Stroud

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac – 50th Anniversary Tour
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Thursday 28 March 2019

KARIN GRENDAL-PARK & KARL ROBINS
The Old Rectifying House, Worcester

Paul McClure
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

Dinosaur Squeak 9pm
The Oil Basin Brewhouse, Worcester

Friday 29 March 2019

Woo Fest warm up
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Chicago Bytes
Millers Arms, Pershore

UnCover presents: Runrummer + special guests
Annie's At The Courtyard, Worcester

Bandeoke with Polkadot Robot
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

COMEDY Mark Steel: Every Little Thing's Gonna Be Alright
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

FILM Banff Mountain Film Festival
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Lewis Clark & the Essentials
Red Lion, Evesham

Bandeoke with Polkadot Robot
Paradiddles Music Cafe Bar, Worcester

MISTER WOLF
The Hop Pole, Bromsgrove

Saturday 30 March 2019

Lynchfest: The Rocker Covers , The Straight Aces and The Escobars. DJs Ace High, DJ Unextroidaniare, DJ and Compare Big Daddy
The Marrs Bar, Worcester

Polkadot Robot
The Black Star, Stourport

PAUL BRIDGEWATER AND THE ELECTRIC BLUES REBELLION
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

THEATRE AniMalcolm (Pocket Theatre)
Evesham Arts Centre, Evesham

The geckos
The Express inn, Malvern

The Way. Covers and Funk/Rock
The Red Lion, Stiffords Bridge, near Malvern

FILM Banff Mountain Film Festival
Malvern Theatres, Malvern

Polkadot Robot
The Black Star, Stourport on Severn

WiTCHER
Malvern Motorcycle & Light Car Club, Malvern

OTHER Earth Songs singing workshop with Sandra Kerr
Canon Frome Court, Ledbury

The Very Grimm Brothers & SassCapella
Elmslie House, Malvern

The Sex Pistols Experience, Chinese Burn, Dead Beats
Hereford Lads Club, Hereford

Sunday 31 March 2019

TINA LAW SINGS STREISAND - 2:30 GIG
Joe Joe Jims, Birmingham

OPEN MIC Open Mic with Reuben Lovette
The Cotswold Inn, Cheltenham

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