VASILIS XENOPOULOS & MARK EDWARDS QUARTET AT THE VERDICT: 2000
Sax player Vasilis Xenopoulos and pianist Mark Edwards are joined by Nigel Thomas (bass) and Matt Home (drums) to showcase Vasilis’ third album, Dexterity, which celebrates the music and spirit of Dexter Gordon. To get a foretaste, click here. For venue, click here.
Tickets: £15/ £12
COCAINE PISS AT THE LATEST MUSIC BAR: 2030
Belgian band Cocaine Piss are joined by Lower Slaughter and Brighton-based Plastics. For venue, click here.
Tickets: £7 (advance) £9 on the door
WILLIE J HEALEY AT PATTERNS: 1900
Willie J Healey started his musical life touring his native Oxfordshire in a funeral limo. The man described by NME as ‘the Satan-baiting troubadour’ is ‘unconstrained by genre, moving at will between scrappy garage-rock, evocative Americana and sumptuous psychedelia.’ To hear his sound, click here. For venue, click here.
BON JOVI NIGHT FT. BON GIOVI AT CONCORDE 2: 1900-2200
Bon Giovi are billed as the UK’s Premier look-alike and sound alike Tribute to Bon Jovi. Expect the shout-along classics: ‘Living On A Prayer’, ‘It’s My Life,’ ‘Wanted Dead or Alive’ as well as some rarer numbers. For venue, click here.
CALUM GOURLAY QUARTET AT THE VERDICT: 2000
NINE BELOW ZERO AT CONCORDE 2 : 1900-2200
BLACK MONSOON AT THE LATEST MUSIC BAR: 2000
Belgian Punk at the Latest on Friday — Dutch grunge at the Latest on Sunday. They are joined by homegrown, Sussex-based grunge band Gutterflower. For venue, click here.
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.