The roots of the band leads back to the 90's when Micky & Karl were performing as a guitar duo playing a mixture of standards and latin jazz. After a few years they took separate paths, Micky touring with Gary Potter for around 4 years and Karl forming 2 different bands who were signed to Ninja Tunes - Super Numeri and LOKA.
The Jamie Brownfield quartet consists of British Jazz Awards rising star, Jamie on Trumpet. Tom kincaid on Piano, Frank Grime on Double Bass, and Jack Cotterill on Drums. The band is a fairly new project, allowing Jamie to have a bit more free range on the front line.
Franny Eubank – the UK’s finest blues singer and harmonica player.
Manchester's one-man blues explosion, Franny plays Harmonica and sings the ORIGINAL Chicago Blues delivering knockout performances with his band and winning the admiration and acclaim of audiences and musicians alike.
The Indigo Kings are a 6 piece band who play original ‘vintage pop’ songs inspired by the jazz, blues and swing beats of yesteryear. They magically fuse together foot-tapping swinging piano, soulful blues guitar & sassy sax; and blend it with dual harmony sweet and saucy vocals.
SOUL SESSIONS BANK HOLIDAY PARTY
A full night of music with the SOUL SESSIONS House Band. Led by Thomas Dibb (Guitar), this is a group of Manchester's finest session musicians. Featuring Craig Hanson (kit), Alan Keary (Bass) and Alex Dee (Guitar/Sax).
Happy Hour 7:30-9
House band The Nightcreatures host a new monthly jam session of music from the Crescent City of New Orleans. Musicians of all kinds are welcome to come and join in performing standard repertoire made famous in The Big Easy as well as other material given the NOLA treatment.
The Sonorous Quartet are a recently formed north west guitar and keyboard led group playing original modern Jazz. With influences ranging from European Jazz to Swing, Bop, Latin and Film Noir their music is diverse and atmospheric . Having played several well received north west gigs , they are sure to provide an evening of compelling emotive music.
Best known for his work with Cinematic Orchestra, guitarist Stuart McCallum has had
a twice monthly residency at the club over the past few years. For this new project,
started during the residency at Matt & Phred's, Stuart teams up his acoustic guitar
with a Manchester tour-de-force - Rioghnach Connolly on vocals, Luke Flowers on drums