Stoke and North Staffs Gig Guide

A guide to live music and gigs in the North Staffs area.

12 gigs

Thursday 24th May 2018

The Pluckers acoustic duo. @ The Freebird, Newcastle under Lyme View map - The Freebird Permanent link

New to The 'Bird, The Pluckers continue their 6 month run of shows, fancy a good old Plucking?, starts 9pm, last Thursday of each month.

Saturday 26th May 2018

Soft Machine @ Eleven, Sandyford View map - Eleven Permanent link

Soft Machine

Soft Machine enjoyed two distinct phases in its relatively long existence. The band first emerged in the late 1960s as the most distinctive and original of the "Canterbury school" of progressive rock and became one of the pioneering British psychedelic groups. The band then morphed into a jazz-rock fusion act that, despite incessant personnel changes, continued to produce albums until the early 1990s. Though commercially unsuccessful and largely unknown, Soft Machine retains cult status as one of the most influential and intellectual underground bands of the late 1960s and is noteworthy for having launched the solo careers of founding members Robert Wyatt and Kevin Ayers.

The Canterbury jazz/prog-rockers are back, featuring three of the group's 70s era members: guitarist John Etheridge, drummer John Marshall and bass player Roy Babbington. They're joined by the much in-demand sax, flute and keyboard player Theo Travis and play from their extensive recorded catalogue.

Tickets £15.00

Smoking guns @ The Black Horse Inn, Endon View map - The Black Horse Inn Permanent link

Southern, boogie, rock, blues

Blackmoon Lake @ Ran Ales, Stoke View map - Ran Ales Permanent link

Classic rock n blues

Blackmoon Lake @ The Bridge Inn, Audlem View map - The Bridge Inn Permanent link

Electric blues and classic rock 3pce. 1st time at Audlem Music Festival.

Wednesday 6th Jun 2018

Monthly Acoustic Night, Barracks Rd, town centre @ The Jolly Potter, Newcastle under Lyme View map - The Jolly Potter Permanent link

All musicians and music lovers welcome to this very popular night, now in it’s 10th year. Free hot food for all. 8 30 start.

Saturday 9th Jun 2018

Blackmoon Lake @ The Black Horse Inn, Endon View map - The Black Horse Inn Permanent link

Classic rock n Blues

Friday 22nd Jun 2018

Smoking guns @ The Bellringer, Stoke on Trent View map - The Bellringer Permanent link

Southern, boogie, rock, blues

Friday 29th Jun 2018

Blackmoon Lake @ The Winking Man, Buxton Road View map - The Winking Man Permanent link

Classic rock n Blues

Saturday 30th Jun 2018

Caz Krelle @ Genting Club Stoke, Hanley View map - Genting Club Stoke Permanent link

Caz has over 10 years experience entertaining in a variety of ways. A singer, songwriter, musician, dancer and one third of female vocal harmony group 'The Honeypies' . Caz is a fantastic musician, trained on the piano and a self taught guitarist. Great cozy acoustic set

Saturday 28th Jul 2018

Natalie Knight @ Genting Club Stoke, Hanley View map - Genting Club Stoke Permanent link

International Tribute Singer Natalie Knight returns to Genting Casino Stoke. Her blistering performances have proved without doubt that she is one of the world's best tribute singers. Having worked alongside such artistes as Sir Cliff Richard, Liza Minnelli, Olivia Newton John Tommy Steele and Elton John to name but a few. Showcasing a wide range of the best pop songs of all time, this is one fun packed show not to be missed.

Sunday 29th Jul 2018

Zal Cleminson's Sin Dogs @ Eleven, Sandyford View map - Eleven Permanent link

Zal Cleminson's Sin Dogs

Zal Cleminson, the former guitarist with the Sensational Alex Harvey Band and Nazareth, is back with his new band, Sin Dogs.

Zal Cleminson: Lead Vocals/Guitar
David Cowan: Keyboards/Backing Vocals
Nelson McFarlane: Bass Guitar
Willie McGonagle: Guitar/Backing Vocals
Scott Cowie: Drums

An unmissable gig for any SAHB fan!

+ Long Strung Creatures

Tickets £12.00

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