Do you Love Pub Bands, Live Bands? Open Mic Nights, Rock Music? Original Music? Folk Music? Punk Rock? Comedy? Shakespeare in the Park? Poetry? and all kinds a Music? Melton Gig Guide provides weekly information to inform The Good Gig Going folks of Melton Mowbray in The UK FOR FREE! (because we love live Music, and we are like that).

Venues include The Generous Briton (Genny B), The Grapes, The Cutting Room, The Noel’s Arms, The Crown, The Black Swan, The White Lion, The Crown (Asfordby), The Boat, The Stute (Asfordby Hill) The Sugar Loaf (Ab Kettleby) The Roase and Crown (Hose) The Nags Head (Harby),The Carington Arms (Ashby Folville) The Geese and Fountain (Croxton Kerrial), The Saddle (Twyford), The Tavern, Melton Theatre, and any other pop up events within the Borough of #MeltonMowbrayRuralHeartofMusic. If you Can’t Find It? #GigGuideIt

Royal British Legion: ‘Ryan’ Vocalist 7.30pm Non-Members £1 Entry



Join us in our fabulous Concert Room at our great Saturday evening entertainment events for you and your family’s enjoyment.

Class acts to sing and dance to in premier surroundings.

Hygiene rating 5 and Purple Flag award.

There is no fee to the concert room but non members are required to purchase a ticket at the club door for £1.

Three half hour performances by the artist interspersed with one three quarter hour and one half hour interval of bingo and prize draw.

A great time for all to enjoy.

Ryan has rescheduled to the 22nd February.

Doors open at 7p.m.


The Hungry Horse (The Welby): Karaoke 8.30pm


The Noels Arms: ‘Dawson Smith and The Dissenters’ 9pm

Dawson Smith and The Dissenters. Hi-Tone Americana Rock & Roll Boogie Roadhouse Blues Band. Think Stones, Creedence, ZZ Top, Blackberry Smoke and many many more! Untucked Western Shirts, Good Boots and Classic Guitars. Based in Leicester and averaging 100 shows per year! High profile festival appearance 2019. The latest album ‘The Mileage’ received rave national reviews. Dawson Smith is show packed with high energy live show packed with class originals and classic covers. High Energy performances that Rock every Audience.

CD’s for a £5’r Anyone? Dawson Smith from my Archive:



The Genny B: ‘Blackstar’ 9.30pm then DJ

The Blackstar tour bus pulls up to The Genny B in Melton Mowbray on Saturday 22nd. A great venue and lovely people! High quality musicianship with a mix of old school classic rock from the likes of Aerosmith, Thin Lizzy, Gary Moore, ZZ Top etc. Free entry

So there isn’t a video, but there are these amazing photos courtesy of Robert Balmer Photography:


The Grapes ‘Leigh Hitch’ 10pm

Mid Life Crisis cant make it this week, so stepping into their shoes is the Amazing Solo Artist and is a really top guy ‘Leigh Hitch’

The singer/guitarist from Lincolnshire. He likes to entertain his audiences with upbeat pop and rock tunes from all eras tailored to people in the room. His aim is to get you dancing, singing along and reminiscing to all your favourite songs. He uses top quality backing tracks but with 100% live vocals and guitar, you’ll get the next best thing to a live band. With over a decade’s experience, Leigh has entertained audiences all over the country in both public events and private functions as well as spending a summer season in Cyprus last year performing in some of the islands top hotels. During the week, you will find Leigh in primary schools teaching guitar to children with the aim of passing on his passion and knowledge to the next generation. To find out more and for videos you can visit his website at and follow him on all major social networks.



The Black Swan: Disco 2020


The Cutting Room: DJ Wez.


The Half Moon: Tiny Tony and Karaoke




The Half Moon: Tiny Tony and Karaoke 


The White Lion: DJ Simon 


Oh yes my lovelies the weekend is here – have you been hard at it, working of course. Have you a week of battles, trials and tribulations – did you conquer the week and or have you had a tough one. Do you feel you want to hold onto the weekend for the next 3 months and not let it go?? 

Yep me too!!

Well I’m off down the pub – fancy joining me, go on you know you want too!! 

Tell you what, come close, no closer, go on don’t be shy – oi cheeky not that close! Lol😂

Well I’ll be in stage from 9.30pm tonight, we can shake the week off together. 

So what you waiting for getting them dancing shoes on and let’s have fun together!!