Gig Guide

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July

 

14 July 7.30pm
Dorset Sinfonia, St Mary’s Church, Dorchester – William Tell Overture by Rossini, 1st Clarinet Concerto by Weber, 5th Symphony by Beethoven

14 July 7.30pm
Geno Washington & the Ram Jam Band. Corn Exchange, Dorchester 01305 266926

14 July 9.30pm
The Relics. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

14 July 9.00pm
Compass. Hardy’s, Dorchester 01305 251046

14 July 8.30pm
Sam Jefferson. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

14 July 9.00pm
The Junko Shakers. Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton 01300 348270

14 July 9.00pm
Harper & Edwards. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

15 July 2.30pm
Million Dollar Bash. Bull’s Head, Fordington, Dorchester 01305 257353

15 July 2.30pm
Durnovaria Silver Band. Bandstand, Borough Gardens, Dorchester 01305 266861

15 July 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

15 July 8.30pm
Fluke. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

15 July 5.00pm
Traditional folk session. Chalk & Cheese, Maiden Newton 01300 321396

16 July 8.00pm
Folk music session. Goldies, Dorchester 01305 458202

18 July 8.30pm
Jazz jam night. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

18 July 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

18 July 8.30pm
Matt Tarling & Friends (Irish Folk Session). The Blue Raddle, Dorchester 01305 267762

18 July 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

19 July 8.30pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Elijah Wolf. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

20 July 7.30pm
Courtney Pine & Omar. Corn Exchange, Dorchester 01305 266926

20 July 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

21 July 9.30pm
The Mad Hatters. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

21 July 9.00pm
Elvis Experience. Hardy’s, Dorchester 01305 251046

22 July 2.30pm
John Mills with the Archaeus String Quartet. Corn Exchange, Dorchester 01305 266926

22 July 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

22 July 7.00pm
John Ramon. Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton 01300 348270

25 July 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

25 July 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

26 July 8.30pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Elijah Wolf. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

27 July 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

28 July 9.30pm
The Elijah Wolf trio. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

28 July 7.30pm
Pelle Van Smith. Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

28 July 9.00pm
The Roughcuts. Hardy’s, Dorchester 01305 251046

29 July 12.00noon
Bowjangles. Whitcombe Manor, Dorchester 01305 266926

29 July 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

29 July 8.30pm
Lost Property, Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

31 July 8.00pm
Folk Night. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

 

August

 

1 August 8.30pm
Traditional Folk Music Session. The Blue Raddle, Dorchester 01305 267762

1 August 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

1 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

3 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

4 August 9.30pm
Tripod. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

4 August 9.00pm
Darren Presley. Hardy’s, Dorchester 01305 251046

5 August 2.30pm
Dalton Town Silver Band. Bandstand, Borough Gardens, Dorchester 01305 266861

5 August 8.30pm
Danny Adams. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

5 August 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

6 August 8.30pm
Troubadour songwriters’ showcase. Hosted by Elijah Wolf. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

6 August 9.00pm
Banjo Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

8 August 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

8 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

9 August 8.30pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Elijah Wolf. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

10 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

11 August 11.00am
One World Festival, Borough Gardens, Dorchester 01305 266861

11 August 9.30pm
The Crack. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

11 August 9.00pm
Mojo. Hardy’s, Dorchester 01305 251046

12 August 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

12 August 7.30pm
The Leggomen acousic. Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton 01300 348270

12 August 8.30pm
Chill. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

13 August 8.00pm
Folk session. Fox & Hounds, Cattistock. 01300 264020

15 August 8.30pm
Jazz jam night. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

15 August 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

15 August 8.30pm
Matt Tarling & Friends (Irish Folk Session). The Blue Raddle, Dorchester 01305 267762

17 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

18 August 9.30pm
Sharpeex. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

18 August 9.00pm
4 Go Mad. Hardy’s, Dorchester 01305 251046

19 August 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

19 August 8.30pm
Truth Seekers. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

19 August 5.00pm
Traditional folk session. Chalk & Cheese, Maiden Newton 01300 321396

22 August 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

22 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

23 August 8.30pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Elijah Wolf. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

24 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

25 August 9.30pm
V8 Hearts. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

25 August 9.00pm
N.U.M.B. Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton 01300 348270

26 August 8.30pm
Freezer. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

26 August 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

29 August 8.00pm
Folk Night. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

29 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

31 August 7.30pm
Elles Bailey. Corn Exchange, Dorchester 01305 266926

31 August 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

31 August 8pm (doors & bar 7.30pm)
Elles Bailey. Blues/country. Dorchester Corn Exchange. £15 / £13 members & concessions

 

September

 

1 September 9.30pm
GBH. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

1 September 9.00pm
The Barefoot Bandit. Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton 01300 348270

2 September 8.30pm
Fluke. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

2 September 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

3 September 8.30pm
Troubadour songwriters’ showcase. Hosted by Elijah Wolf. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

4 September 9.00pm
Adrian Legg. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

5 September 8.30pm
Jazz night with Dave Bowen. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

5 September 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

5 September 8.30pm
Traditional Folk Music Session. The Blue Raddle, Dorchester 01305 267762

5 September 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

6 September 8.30pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Elijah Wolf. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

7 September 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

8 September 9.30pm
Compass. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

9 September 8.30pm
Treble Bass. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

9 September 2.30pm
Durnovaria Silver Band. Bandstand, Borough Gardens, Dorchester 01305 266861

9 September 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

10 September 8.00pm
Folk session. Fox & Hounds, Cattistock. 01300 264020

12 September 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

12 September 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

14 September 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

14 September 9.00pm
Pronghorn. Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton 01300 348270

14 September 7.00pm
I Capuletti e I Montecci (Bellini’s Romeo & Juliet). Corn Exchange, Dorchester 01305 266926

15 September 9.30pm
Zoe Schwarz Blue commotion. Tom Browns pub, Dorchester 01305 264020

16 September 7.30pm
Folk Night (traditional and contemporary folk session). Convivial Rabbit, Dorchester 07747 072306

16 September 8.30pm
Compass (Zak). Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

16 September 5.00pm
Traditional folk session. Chalk & Cheese, Maiden Newton 01300 321396

19 September 9.00pm
Guitar Club. The Drax Arms, Bere Regis 01929 471386

19 September 8.30pm
Jazz jam night. Three Compasses, Charminster 01305 263618

19 September 8.30pm
Matt Tarling & Friends (Irish Folk Session). The Blue Raddle, Dorchester 01305 267762

19 September 8.00pm
Open Mic. Hosted by Alex & Blue Town Rumble. Reloved cellar bar, Dorchester 01929 257070

Telephone numbers are those of the venue/box office/organiser. Dorchester Voice suggests you check for ticket availability and prices (where necessary) before attending. Please note, regular music sessions sometimes vary times or dates.

Telephone numbers are those of the venue/box office/organiser. Dorchester Voice suggests you check for ticket availability and prices (where necessary) before attending. Please note, regular music sessions sometimes vary times or dates.