FRIDAY 24/1

JAZZ

PAUL DUNLEA’S FOUR CORNERS AT THE VERDICT: 1900

‘Modern, high-energy, straight-ahead swing.’ Irish trombonist and bandleader Paul Dunlea performs with pianist Steve Hamilton bass player Michael Janisch and Andrew Bain on drums.  To hear Paul play, click here. For venue, click here.

Tickets: £15/£12

INDIE

THE VEGAN LEATHER AT THE LATEST MUSIC BAR: 1930

Scots band The Vegan Leather formed six years ago. ‘Regardless of personal heroes, the Paisley band have forged their own path to creating infectious pop melodies that retain razor-sharp cultural insight.’ To hear what that sounds like, click here. For venue, click here.

Tickets: £6

POST PUNK / WORLD

JAH WOBBLE & THE INVADERS OF THE HEART AT PATTERNS: 1900

Jac (John) Wobble, is a London-born  bass guitarist, singer, poet and composer. He was the original bass player with Public Image Ltd (PiL) and then pursued a solo career. To hear him play, click here. For venue, click here. 

Tickets: £19.50

SATURDAY 25/1

JAZZ

ROSINA HEPBURN AT THE VERDICT: 2000

With the vintage glamour of a jazz chanteuse, Rosina Hepburn and her band ‘pay homage to the divas who packed Carnegie Hall, Mister Kelly’s and the Village Gate, celebrating the Great American Songbook immortalised by Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, Chris Connor, and Anita O’Day.’ To hear Rosina sing, click here. For venue, click here.

Tickets: £10/£5

HIP-HOP

JAM BAXTER AT PATTERNS:1900

Described as ‘ one of the most outlandish and trailblazing songwriters on UK hip hop scene.’ To hear him in action, click here. For venue, click here.

Tickets: £14.30

SUNDAY 26/1

JAZZ

LIVE SUNDAY JAZZ AT THE HAND IN HAND: 2000-2300

How is it possible to fit so much entertainment into such a tiny, cosy space? The Hand in Hand team explains that the line-up for their weekly Sunday jazz sessions can change right up till the last minute – but neither that, nor much else, really, is a problem at this relaxed pub which specialises in unusual and specialist beers. For venue details, click here.