Thursday 30th March 8.30pm
Bicton Session Night
An evening of lively, foot-tapping music. Local musicians get together for an open acoustic
session featuring accordions, violins, guitars, banjos, mandolins, bodhrans etc. Anyone can
come and join in, lead a tune or just enjoy listening to the amazing sound created by the
Saturday 1st April 5pm
Blagards & Cowboys
A country/rock duo - Adrian Connery vocals/guitar and Rick Harris vocals/percussion will
be performing a selection of foot-tapping country rock numbers including some of Adrian’s
originals. Adrian is one of the founder members of the original Blagards and Cowboys which
included members who performed with the rock band Deep Purple and the 1960s pop-rock
group Episode Six. Their debut release, "Skulduggery" has received rapturous reviews
from the country music media.
Saturday 1st April 9pm
Don’t miss this amazing Bristol based band who’ll be playing an all acoustic set of ‘vintage
Americana’. They have a real 40s and 50s vibe of honky-tonk, rockabilly, Cajun and blues.
The band comprises front man Paul Godden with Jean Godden on fiddle, Joe Allan on
upright bass, and Stig Manley on mandolin and guitar. Paul has had a notable musical career
backing and supporting legends such as Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee, etc., has toured
and recorded with Van Morrison and appears on two of his albums.
Sunday 2nd April 5pm
Dave Ward and Malcolm Horton
A fabulous double bill! Popular singer/guitarist Dave Ward will be performing some of his
uplifting anthemic rock, pop and folk classics whilst singer, multi-instrumentalist and
songwriter Malcolm Horton will will hold you spellbound when he performs a number of his
own enchanting and thought provoking songs.
Thursday 6th April 8.30pm
Enjoy an evening of lively, foot-tapping music when local musicians get together for an open
acoustic session featuring accordions, violins, guitars, banjos, mandolins, bodhrans etc.
Anyone can come and join in, lead a tune or just enjoy listening to the amazing sound
created by the performers. The session usually includes lots of jigs, reels, polkas, airs and
shanties, but anything can happen!
Friday 7th April 9pm
Talented singer, musician and songwriter Jas has performed at venues and festivals
throughout the South West and produced several successful albums. His original songs
which feature powerful melodies and enchanting lyrics are beautifully rendered by his
versatile voice and intricate guitar style. Today, Jas will play a selection of popular covers
as well as some of his own inspirational songs.
Saturday 8th April 6pm
Various Artists and Guests
A selection of Exmouth’s top musical talent will be presenting an impromptu evening of
eclectic music from 6pm until midnight. The concert will include performances from Reefs
of Moonshine, Behn Wright, Guy Somerfield, Dave Ward, Bongo Pete and Malcolm Horton
to name but a few. If you perform, why not come and join in.
Sunday 9th April 5pm
Nigel is a highly popular musician/singer and a master of country/folk finger style guitar.
He has performed at numerous festivals and venues throughout the South West to
rapturous applause. Today Nigel will be playing some very chilled out country/folk/blues
Thursday13th April 9pm
Open Mic Night
Enjoy an evening of music from anyone who would like to come along and perform in a
relaxed atmosphere. This monthly event has so far included a wide range of musical genres
from classical to pop and performances from solo singers to instrumental ensembles. So if
you have a musical talent to share please come along and join in.
Friday 14th April 9pm
Poppy and Nigel
This fabulous father and daughter duet present an evening of beautiful folk and indie.
Poppy’s angelic voice and Nigel’s intricate guitar playing and vocal combine to create an
enchanting and highly memorable sound.
Saturday 15th April 5pm
Popular singer/songwriter Guy will be performing his unique renditions of covers and
original songs featuring vocal, 12 string guitar and harmonica. Today Guy will be playing a
mixture of folk, rock and pop ballads together with some of his own brilliant songs.
Sunday 16th April 5pm
Top rocker Martin presents a selection of pop and rock covers together with original
songs. A professional singer/songwriter Martin needs little introduction. He has performed
at numerous festivals and venues throughout the uk and abroad and has a number of
successful albums to his name. Today Martin will be performing a selection of rock and
pop classics together with some of his own amazing songs.
Thursday 20th - Sunday 23rd April
St George’s Beer Festival
A 4 day festival to celebrate St George and featuring 20 real ales, craft beers, lagers,
ciders and live music.
Thursday 20th April 8.30pm
Bicton Folk Session
Becky Brooks hosts this popular informal open session. Musicians of all abilities are
welcome to come and perform or join in with others. It usually features lots of toe-tapping
jigs, reels and airs, but anything can happen!. If you sing or play, come and join in the fun
Friday 21st April 9pm
Dave Ward and Malcolm Horton
A special double bill featuring two of Exmouth’s most popular musical talents. Singer
songwriter Malcolm Horton performs some of his own inspirational songs together with
popular pop classics. No one performs anthemic rock songs quite as well as singer, guitarist
Dave Ward. You’ll find yourself tapping your feet and joining in when he performs some
favourites from the 80s, 90s and 00s.
Saturday 22nd April 5pm
Luke Blaber & Phil Cribb
Local musician Luke Blaber performs his own take on a variety of rock, indie and folk
covers from the 90's and 00's. His husky voice and energetic guitar provides a unique
sound to both classic and off the wall tunes. Accompanied by the superb Phil Cribb from
Dartmoor, Phil and Luke are certain to entertain with foot stomping tunes from the last 40
Sunday 23rd April 5pm
You are guaranteed to enjoy young singer Tash Fardell when she performs a selection of
popular contemporary and classic pop and folk. You’ll be entranced by her versatile and
emotive singing and highly original renditions. Tash will be accompanied by her talented
backing band Jas Walker and Ian Davey.
Sunday 23rd April 7.30pm
St George’s Day Celebration
The Bicton Inn Beer Festival culminates with an evening devoted to St George and William
Shakespeare, whose birthday falls on the same day. The celebration will include traditional
music from the Balcony Band, sonnets and brief extracts from Shakespeare, together with
some traditional English food and amazing selection of English ales.
Thursday 27th April 8.30pm
Bicton Folk Night
Exmouth Shanty Man Derek Brooks hosts a traditional folk night when a varied selection of
singers and musicians perform. If you sing or play an instrument why not come along and
join in the session? Otherwise enjoy listening to a selection of lively acoustic music which
usually includes lots of jolly jigs, reels and airs.
Friday 28th April 9pm
Bicton Street Blues
Stompin’ blues/rock performed by stalwarts Dave Gwilliam (vocals & guitar) and Ollie
Davey (mandolin & guitar). Bicton Street Blues is fronted by popular bluesman Dave
Gwilliam and accompanied by talented multi-instrumentalist Olly Davy. Dave originally
fronted Laughing Gravy and the Fourbeats and Olly has played in a variety of folk, and
blues bands including the Junkyard Angels.
Saturday 29th April 5pm
Talented German singer/songwriter Daniela Ruettinger is a truly international artist who
has performed at festivals and venues around the world. Her beautiful singing is
complimented by her competent guitar playing when she performs a selection of folk, rock
and indie covers and some of her own soulful songs.
Sunday 30th April 5pm
Craftsman guitar playing complemented by smoky vocals, Tim stamps his own individual
sound onto a huge repertoire ranging from 60s & 70s rock and pop, 50’s rock 'n' roll,
country, and jukebox favourites through to stompin' 20s & 30s jazz, jive and blues