The Noels Arms: ‘Monochrome Days’ 4pm
Loughborough/Derby based band ‘Monochrome Days’ make a welcome return to the Noel Arms on Sunday for the afternoon slot 4-6pm. The band will be playing songs from their album ‘seeing it all monochrome’ (available on itunes, & Spotify) along with a few choice covers. The band consists of seasoned East Midlands musicians; Gerry Farrow, Dave Partridge, Brian Rodwell, Stuart Wood, Morven Harrison, Ted Ragg and Rob Bullock. It promises to be a memorable afternoon.
The Geese and Fountain (Croxton Kerrial): CJ Hatt 5pm
‘CJ Hatt’ returns to the Geese and Fountain for another afternoon of great music and stupendous facial hair. It’s Nick’s unofficial birthday gig, so get here early and there might be some cake!
His repertoire ranges from old classics through to modern hits while keeping you guessing what’s coming next too! in what always proves to be a highly entertaining and high energy performance that sets CJ head and shoulders above other acoustic acts! Not to be missed! As ever, CJ will be bringing you more high quality acoustic tunes! With a passion for pure acoustic music and this shows in his performance. With such an extensive set-list CJ Hatt can accommodate most requests too so come along and get involved. Playing a wide variety of music, from old classics to modern hits with some curve balls thrown in too. His different take on songs and ability make any song sound great acoustically makes him stand out as a unique & talented act. You will see and hear why he stands out from the usual acoustic singers when you see him live! All this, and a really nice guy too. Not to be missed!
The Saddle (Twyford): ‘The Cheeze’ 5pm
‘The Cheeze’ comprises three top Leicestershire musicians – Danny Willson (Guitar/Vocals), Norris (Bass/Vocals), and Gordy Taylor (Drums/Vocals). Covering classic Rock & Pop songs from the last century, (no Kaisers of Leon!), these lads have an impressive musical pedigree that includes Martin Turner’s Wishbone Ash, Showaddywaddy, The Ann Duggan Band and top NWOBHM rockers Brooklyn. A fun-filled guitar-fest of an evening is guaranteed with songs by The Faces, Deep Purple, Hendrix, Santana, Gary Moore & more, plus the odd obscurity from the likes of Edgar Winter & Focus! Requests, heckling & banter are positively encouraged and will be met with either mild abuse or a busked version of your favourite song. The Cheeze – purveyors of creamy, full-flavoured live music & good vibes!
Photo Courtesy of Paul ‘Manny’ Manson
The Generous Briton (Genny B): Open Mic Session Hosed by Shannon and Sian 7pm
THE GENNY B 7-9 it’s all about having a laugh and jamming no matter how good or bad you are the more musicians the better!!! Come on down!!
The Half Moon: ‘Charley Travis’ 8pm
‘I’m ‘Charley Travis’ from Pontefract, West Yorkshire, I perform songs from the 70s to the present day with a little pazazz thrown in, I love to get to know my audience and involve them in my banter, I’m a down to earth West Yorkshire lass, what you see is what you get with me, no airs or graces, I don’t do posh and I’m definitely not shy! I perform at Pubs, Clubs and holiday parks and love every single minute of it x