We have a Brand New Jam, taking place on the 4th Monday of each month, starting Tonight!
The Matt & Phreds ALL STAR Jam will be hosted by one of the most exciting young Manchester bands, DREAMER.
Ben Smith- Piano and Vocals, Craig Hanson- Drums and Percussion
Kyla Brox can be tender, urgent and gritty: she blurs the distinction between pleasure and pain like the soul greats of old. The daughter of blues singer Victor Brox, Kyla started singing on-stage at the age of 12 and has several albums to her name, including the band triumph Coming Home (2004) and the stripped and sensitive Grey Sky Blue (2009).
"The Jamie Brownfield quartet consists of British Jazz Awards rising star, Jamie on Trumpet. Tom Kincaid on Piano, Ken Marley on Double Bass, and Jack Cotterill on Drums. This fresh and exciting quartet have a vast range of experience in different styles of music and have come together to play their own mix of New Orleans street beat, swing & reggae.
“Brilliant!” - Jamie Cullum
“The UK’s rising star of Jazz/Pop” - Music Mag
After a successful first appearance at Matt and Phreds, 21-year-old, award winning, Blues chart selling artist Tom Seals returns to what he describes as his "favourite venue in Manchester!".
Extra Love are a ten-piece band from Manchester who throw a variety of spices into the Reggae/Dub pot, creating their own distinctive and very danceable flavour. With big vibes, grooves to make you move your waist line and deep bass that rolls all the way down your spine...this band is in it's natural habitat when mashing up dance floors all over the land.
After decades of breaking new artists, Manchester’s most prolific live music venue is opening itself up to YOU! All we want is your opinion. We know you’ve got unrivalled taste (you’ve been coming here almost as long as we have!) and that’s why we want you to take the helm. This is your opportunity to take control and push the M&P’s music policy to the next level…
Every 1st Monday of the month is the very popular Blues Jam. Our resident band will jam the night away with players of any standard, so bring your guitars, mouth organs, sticks or vocal chords and play the blues. Just seek out Franny when you arrive and they'll give you the lowdown on how it works. All welcome to join in or kick back and watch the players in action!