March

29

Solstace w/John Turville

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Solstice is an ensemble comprising some of the foremost bandleaders and composers emerging from the thriving East London music scene. Having toured extensively throughout the UK and Eur... more
March

30

Never the Bride

8:30pm - 11:00pm

At the heart of the notorious London rock and roll scene exists a band lead by a whirlwind duo of female energy and ecstasy – meet Never The Bride. Full of awesome energy, their hugel... more
March

31

Reach for It - The Genius of George Duke

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Reach For It - The Genius Of George Duke: A celebration of the master musician, all-round genius and great guy - George Duke. Tracing his work from the Zappa years though a glittering, ... more
April

01

JATB Presents: Luna Cohen’s Brazilian Jazz Night

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Featuring the warm Latin vocals of Brazilian singer Luna Cohen and accompanied by pianist John Crawford, the brilliant Brazilian bassist Matheus Nova and Marius Rodrigues on drums. The ... more
April

02

Cardinal Vaughan Big Band Play The Lunchtime Session

2:30pm - 5:00pm

The Big Band of the Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School will be presenting a special lunchtime show of swing jazz, joined on the day by several special guest vocalists. Six times finalists... more
April

02

The Ellie Bignall Quintet Play The Evening Session

7:30pm - 10:30pm

Led by up and coming young jazz vocalist Ellie Bignall, the quintet plays predominantly jazz standards of the forties and fifties, often with a modern twist, as well as more contemporar... more
April

03

Stormy Monday Club Presents: Gets/z Loose w/Rob & Don Browne

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Mixing Swampy Louisiana style blues with an unexpected Celtic influence, you never forget a Gets/z Loose performance. As Rob Brown says “If you ever liked us, like this. If you ever ... more
April

04

Stealing Dan & Don

8:30pm - 11:00pm

In the 70s and 80s Steely Dan produced a body of recorded work which was hugely influential and still revered today by musicians and audiences alike. Chris Clark’s superb 10/11 piece ... more
April

05

Paulo Losi Trio host The Bulls Head Jam Session (plus a workshop hosted by pianist Dave Jones)

6:00pm - 11:00pm

Expect swinging standards and originals from this expressive and interactive trio, which will bring pianist Paolo Losi back to the Bulls Head stage alongside Eric Ford and Dave Jones. E... more
April

06

7 Star Arts presents: Throwback Lorca

8:30pm - 11:00pm

An evening of theatre tales, poetry and Flamenco with Trader Faulkner, Nesley Joy and Tito Heredia. Veteran actor Trader Faulkner, in conversation with actress Nesley Joy, tells the sto... more
April

07

Sugar T & The Swells

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Inspired by the Jump Blues and classic R’n’B of the 50s and 60s, this authentic eight piece soul band’s slick combination of hard swinging arrangements and irresistible rhythms dr... more
April

08

Mississippi Swamp Dogs

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Mississippi Swamp Dog features top swing trombonist and vocalist, Jeff Williams, and his marvellous five piece New Orleans flavoured jazz and blues outfit. The band represent a riotous ... more
April

09

Get Getz: A celebration of the music of Stan Getz (featuring Katy Jungman, Chris Jerome & Surya-Anita)

2:30pm - 5:00pm

Katy Jungman is a highly lyrical saxophonist with a rich tone and a much sought after performer on the London jazz and world music scene. “Inspired by the great Stan Getz we play some... more
April

10

Stormy Monday Club Presents Joe Jammer’s All-star Chicago Blues Revue

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Described by the Guardian as “Jammer of the gods … “, Joe Jammer breathes fresh life into classic Chicago blues with such passion, conviction, commitment and fun, that every perso... more
April

11

Folk Fusion Showcase with Richard Digance

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Richard celebrates 50 years of performing this year by embarking on a special British Tour from February to June. His career has accumulated a staggering 31 albums, 14 books, an audio b... more
April

12

Dave Jones Nonet

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Bassist Dave Jones leads his nonet featuring some of the finest jazz musicians in the UK including Henry Lowther and Mark Armstrong - Trumpets, Nick Mills - Trombone, Pete Hurt and Tony... more
April

14

Bank Holiday Blues Special With Blues & Soul Patrol

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Contemporary outfit, Blues & Soul Patrol are led by the outstanding vocalist, Andy Roberts (ex-Atlantic Soul Machine & Storm Warming); followed by guitarist, Tony Pow (Stray, Ha... more
April

15

Peter King Quartet

8:30pm - 11:00pm

“The finest alto saxophonist that Britain has ever produced and one of the finest in the world today … ” - Dave Gelly, The Giants Of Jazz. He has been a major influence on the Bri... more
April

16

The Moonshyne Runners Play the Easter Sunday Lunchtime Swing Session

2:30pm - 5:00pm

Inspired by the great vocalists from the golden age of jazz, bandleader and singer, Miss Rosie, assembled The Moonshyne Runners in the spring of 2016 with a mission to resurrect the spi... more
April

17

Stormy Monday Club presents: Uncle Buck (A Journey Through Americana)

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Join the all-star, Uncle Buck, on a musical journey heading south from Detroit to Chicago and through to Memphis, stopping off at Muscle Shoals in Alabama, before riding-on down to New ... more
April

18

Humphrey Lyttelton Band

8:30pm - 11:00pm

The Humphrey Lyttelton Band continues present Humph’s music while showcasing his vast music library, the repertoire of which extends from early traditional to modern by way of Ellingt... more
April

19

Jac Jones and Brigitte Beraha Quintet

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Led by composer Jac Jones on saxophone and the ‘most muscianly’ Brigitte Beraha on vocals and supported by John Turville on piano, Dave Mannington on bass and Tim Giles on drums, th... more
April

20

Zena James’ Jazz Groove Trio

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Soulful jazz singer Zena James brings catchy grooves and infectious energy to the Bulls Head. Inspired as much by 70s soul as by the jazz greats, Zena has had great reviews for her funk... more
April

21

Art Themen Quartet

8:30pm - 11:00pm

“One of the tiny handful of undeniably perfect jazz musicians … ” Dave Gelly - The Observer. A huge figure on the British jazz scene since the early 60s, Art Themen has continued ... more
April

22

All-star Benefits Concert in Aid of Jim Mullen

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Over many decades, Glasgow-born Jim Mullen has been widely considered UK's greatest jazz guitarist. His years spent with Kokomo (still touring), Average White Band and legendary jaz... more
April

23

The Haywood Sisters

2:30pm - 5:00pm

The Haywood Sisters are London's top close harmony trio. Inspired by The Andrews Sisters, The Boswell Sisters, The Ronettes and The Shirelles, they have taken the UK by storm. Recen... more
April

24

Stormy Monday Club presents: Back To The Flamingo Club With The Flamingo All-stars with Special Guests

8:30pm - 11:00pm

The Flamingo Allstars pay homage to the famous Rick Gunnell Club in Wardour Street, founded in 1957, which was the place to play and be seen at in the 60s. The Flamingo Allstars include... more
April

26

Torus

8:30pm - 11:00pm

The illustrious Torus features four fine musicians in the form of Gary Plumley on saxophone, Jonathan Gee on piano, Mick Sexton on bass and Trevor Taylor on drums. Expect acoustic fusio... more
April

27

Zoot Money

8:30pm - 11:00pm

One of the biggest characters in British blues, the vocalist, keyboardist and bandleader is best known for his powerful playing of the Hammond organ with his renowned Big Roll Band. Fro... more
April

29

Paul Carella

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Just back from a highly successful European tour, singer songwriter Carella has had countless comparisons to Bruce Springsteen over the years as he and his highly rated country blues ba... more
April

30

Barnes Blues Band

2:00pm - 5:00pm

BBB deliver high calibre rock blues and was formed by vocalist and guitarist Bobby Tench (best known for his work with The Jeff Beck Group, Humble Pie, Streetwalkers and Hummingbird), a... more
May

05

An Evening with The Rebecca Turner Quintet

8:30pm - 11:00pm

Presenting this much talked about new talent who has been described by critics as “the new Carol King”. Multi-talented Rebecca is a singer, pianist and composer who has been delight... more
May

13

Katriona Taylor

8:30pm - 11:00pm

A regular on the UK and international festival circuits where she has received countless plaudits for her polished live performances, Katriona has also supported the legendary, nine tim... more