Award-winning British contemporary prog rock blues band The Mentulls have carved out a niche for themselves on the international rock scene. With music critics calling them “a band to watch now and for years to come”, “so talented, so good” and “the future of prog rock” the band have earned a reputation for blending original, emotive, bluesy classic rock with progressive rock instrumentality played with gusto and energy. As well as recording three albums to date, with their latest opus…Find out more »
Cracking Rock and Indie covers band. These guys love to get you up dancing and singing to all of your favourite anthems!!Find out more »
Suffolk based, female fronted party and function covers band playing a mix of popular hits and dancefloor fillers from the 60s to the present day. Free entry.Find out more »
Lucy Spraggan is bringing her 2019 UK & Ireland tour to the John Peel Centre for Creative Arts on 26th October 2019. 2019 is proving to be another hugely successful year for Lucy Spraggan. She’s already released her fifth studio album ‘Today Was A Good Day’, played Glastonbury and SXSW, toured Europe and Scandinavia with Melissa Etheridge, and completed her own US and UK headline tours. Now Lucy continues that momentum by announcing a 32-date tour of the UK &…Find out more »
Jazz East is a Sunday evening jazz club, that brings some of the UK’s greatest Jazz musicians to Felixstowe. Taking place in the comfortable surroundings of The Alex Brasserie, you can sit back and enjoy world class music, a great atmosphere and FREE entrance! See Jazz East for the full gig list.Find out more »
Halloween Hootenanny at the Salutation Bar and Diner, Carr Street, Ipswich. Come along and join in the fun of the music of the Sixties - Eighties. Held about every six weeks. Davey the landlord invites you all to come along and make some new friends while dancing and drinking and generally "kickin' back".Find out more »
Albion Mills are a four-piece band from Ipswich specialising in performing music from the golden age of pop / rock music; 1966-1974. Their gig at the Salutation is the latest part of their ongoing mission is to remind you all just how freakin’ great that period was!Find out more »
The brilliant Chuck Will's Widow are a four piece Americana group from Suffolk playing Rock & Roll-A-Billy Country BluesFind out more »
Lucky No. 7 are talented and experienced live performers. They pride themselves in playing a very wide variety of songs, many of which you won’t hear other bands play. The band provides a fully professional, entertaining and engaging experience. Free entry.Find out more »
“Transcending time, culture and genre, Paul James and the Drowned Lovers stretch folk music to the edges of definition; fusing samples, blistering rock, prog, jazz, indie .. and traditional song in a white-hot melting pot of songs about death, love – and death caused by love..” Paul’s solo album ‘The Drowned Lover and Other Dark Tales’ draws on his love of traditional folk songs with strong stories and his ability to bring all kinds of musicians and influences together in…Find out more »
Five piece indie rock outfit with a soft focus. A sound that has heralded comparisons to The National, Suede, The Cure right back to the organic sounding bucolic earthiness of a freshly conceived U2. With shimmering spangly guitars that echo Jonny Marr, underpinned by solid bass and rumbling rolling drums like a storm over the Atlantic. Anthems are their stock in trade and they have them in significant numbers.Find out more »
Matt White and the Emulsion's line-up is something of a who's who of the local music scene. Matt himself has been a hugely popular frontman of various bands over the years. He is joined by Pat Grueber (bass), Paul Read (drums) and Steve Doherty (guitar). Join us for what promises to be a cracking night of top live music. Free entry.Find out more »
Following their highly successful summer gig at the Salutation, we're delighted to welcome back the awesome Joel Fisk & the Breakdown. Joel Fisk & The Breakdown are a a red-hot Blues and Roots band of impressive pedigree who are here to challenge the preconceptions of what modern Blues music is all about and to shake up the British Blues Scene. Joel was nominated nominated three times as Guitarist of The Year in the British Blues Awards (2012, 2013, 2014). He…Find out more »
As they celebrate their 50th anniversary, the Tannahill Weavers are one of Scotland’s premier traditional bands. Their diverse repertoire spans the centuries with fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs, and original ballads and lullabies. Their music demonstrates to old and young alike the rich and varied musical heritage of the Celtic people. These versatile musicians have received worldwide accolades consistently over the years for their exuberant and humorous performances and outstanding recording efforts that seemingly can’t get better…yet continue to do just…Find out more »
Superzeros is a 4-piece covers band for those who miss Scuzz TV. 00’s-present day rock, metal & pop punk.Find out more »
It’s been nearly 30 years since BOB last toured the UK, and with the November re-release of the John Peel favourite single Convenience and the long awaited unreleased album due March 2020, the band have decided to take to the road one more time in November 2019. The show here at John Peel Centre is one of the last shows that BOB will ever perform. BOB’s initial line-up was Richard Blackborow (vocals, keyboards, guitar), Simon Armstrong (guitar, vocals). Jem Morris…Find out more »
Dance the night away to music of the sixties, seventies and eighties, including some Rock n Roll, Country and reggae.Find out more »
Start the Christmas season off with a great night of music from Phoenix Jazz. Phoenix have been entertaining the people of Ipswich and Suffolk for nearly ten years now with a unique blend of jazz, soul and blues standards. Elegant original arrangements from the vaults of Ella Fitzgerald, Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder rub shoulders with modern classics to create a unique mix. Tickets £10 in advance and £12 on the doorFind out more »
Hey you, don't watch that, watch this. The sensational SKA'D 4 LIFE are back at The Tavern playing all the Ska greats from Madness to The Specials to The Beat and Beyond!Find out more »
Join us for the funkiest Christmas party in town with an evening full of disco and funk classics, served with a massive side order of soul, performed by the supremely talented 'Groovy Disco'!Find out more »
XMAS SKA PARTY The brilliant DEKKERTONES return to Ipswich at the Kingfisher...always a great nights entertainment and always rammed...so get your tickets early. Doors 7.30 till late. Tickets available in advance £10 at www.wegottickets.com or in person from the venue.. or it will cost ya an extra fiver...if theres any left!!!Find out more »
Rock/Pop band busting out tunes from some bands from across the decades!Find out more »
salutatsalutaChristmas Cracker at the Salutation Bar and Diner, Carr Street, Ipswich. Come along and join in the fun of the music of the Sixties - Eighties. Held about every six weeks. Davey the landlord invites you all to come along and make some new friends while dancing and drinking and generally "kickin' back".Find out more »
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