Round the Town – Sunday 1st April

Round the Town – Sunday 1st April

12pm – 2pmNANTWICH CIVIC HALL
THE SOUTH CHESHIRE GEORGE FORMBY UKELELE SOCIETY  having played at every single festival this tribute society are an annual highlight of the event. Featuring an array of soloists, they are guaranteed to get your feet tapping.

12noon – 2pmTHE BANK STAGE
THE JAKE LEG JUG BAND bring you the authentic sounds of 1920’s and 30’s America – Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Ragtime – and put their own twist on it. Songs of murder, betrayal, gambling, liquor and redemption.

12noon – 2pm THE WHITE HORSE
BRIDGEWATER BLUES BAND pay homage to the blues artists from the 60’s and 70’s.


12noon – 5pm
THE CROWN HOTEL BALLROOM

THE CRY BABY SESSIONS Featuring CRY BABY & THE HOOCHIE COOCHIE BOYS – DIRK DIGGLERS BLUES REVIEW & 3 KINGS DUO. A splendid afternoon of high quality Blues.

1pm – 3pmTHE BOWLING GREEN
JANE AND THE HURRICANES A first time at Nantwich for this great five piece blues band, formed at the beginning of 2016 in Stoke on Trent.

1pm – 3pmTHE CHESHIRE CAT
CHARMAINE BAINES AND THE AFROTATION Charmaine Baines will be performing with Afrotation presenting upbeat Soul Nu-Jazz and reggae.


1pm – 3pm
FIRENZE

THE TRIGGER HOUNDS An afternoon session with this excellent trio who have a huge love for live music and getting the party in full flow. Featuring an opening acoustic set from TONY HASSALL

1pm – 3pmTHE CROWN BAR
KEVIN
HASSETT’S ‘REDUX’ is a Jazz Quartet based in the North West producing accessible, entertaining jazz for thoughtful listeners.

1pm – 3pmTHE MALBANK 

TRIP A three piece Rock and Roll Party Band, with a Rockabilly edge who herald from the City of Lichfield.

1pm – 3pmRESIDENCE
PASTRY SHOES Expect a great sing-along, anything from 1940’s American Songbook standards to lively pop hits from the 60’s onwards.


1pm – 3pm
THE STUDIO

THE ZOE GREEN BAND Zoe Green Band brings its explosive set of originals and covers to the Blues Funk scene with a show that is not to be missed!

1pm – 3pmSTREET
ABBIE OZARD Talented singer guitarist studying song writing at BIMM in Manchester.

1pm – 3pmTALBOT
GOODFELLAS BLUES BAND These Goodfellas have a wide repertoire of material comprising songs from influential blues.

2pm – 4pmTHE BANK STAGE
BOBCAT BILLY’S MOONSHINE MISSION Rockabilly in it’s purest form, driven by rockin’ rhythm and filled by simplicity.


2pm – 4pm
HARRISONS

ELECTRIC POLLEN a dynamic covers duo who will be pollinating the festival for the first time with their blues, soul and rock ‘n’ roll!!

2pm – 4pmTHE RED COW
WHISTLEFISH Featuring the twin talents of Joanna Darlington and Steve Gaffney. A heady mix of guitar, fretless bass and great vocals.

2pm – 4pmTHE WHITE HORSE
MARC GALLAGHER Ukulele Player of humorous covers and heartfelt originals and with a shameless musical upbringing of Queen and NOW CD’s.

3pm – 7pmTHE CHESHIRE CAT
TONE JUNKIES We’re doubling up on The Tone Junkies this year with a four hour extravaganza of this fabulous band!

3pm – 5pmFIRENZE
THE PEDAL TONES 3 young lads who have a huge love for live music and getting the party in full flow.

3pm – 5pmNANTWICH METHODIST CHURCH
THE SALT CITY JAZZMEN Home grown heroes and all time supporters of the Nantwich Festival.

3pm – 5pmRESIDENCE
THE EMMA JONSON TRIO The brilliant boogie-woogie pianist Emma Jonson brings her trio to Nantwich for a second time!

3pm – 5pmTHE STUDIO
THE HEXMEN Founded in the 1970s by harmonica player and vocalist George Hexman. they bring a blend of Old School British Blues with an Indie edge.

3pm – 5pmSTREET
CALLUM JOSEPH WRIGHT Callum is well known on the local music scene, is from Nantwich and has been described as having endless amounts of original talent.

4pm – 6pmTHE BANK STAGE
ELVIS FONTENOT AND THE SUGARBEES Cajun, Zydeco, Swamp ‘n’ Roll from the bayous of Staffordshire. Expect an infectious and danceable good time.”

4pm – 6pmTHE CROWN HOTEL BAR
LUCY LOCKWOOD a vibrant and exuberant Jazz and Blues vocalist, performs with her band.

4pm – 6pmTHE WHITE HORSE
SHAKERMAKER Festival favourites, this local covers band have performed gigs at The Cavern in Liverpool and The Hard Rock Café over the last 12 months.

5pm – 7pmTHE BOWLING GREEN
TRACES OF NUTZ Traces of Nutz are delighted to be back at the Nantwich Jazz, Blues & Music Festival, and looking forward to meeting old friends.

5pm – 7pmFIRENZE
THE DANS Fantastic covers from Dan (vocals) Al (Bass) Nick (Guitar) Sam (Drums) embracing Rock, Funk, Blues & Pop. Always a good night when The Dans are on board playing a mix to entertain everybody.

5pm – 7pmTHE RED COW
TOFTIE AND BENNETT An Acoustic Duo inspired by a mutual desire to produce quality, diverse and well crafted music suited to all audiences.

5pm – 7pmRESIDENCE
RELENTLESS VICTORIAN SOUND SYSTEM Imagine Steampunk meets pirates and plays 80s covers on acoustic instruments. No, really !

5pm – 7pmTHE STUDIO
WAYNE & THE HAIRY PEACHES A five piece with a difference, classics from the 50s through to the present day, performed with a twist that has to be seen and heard to be believed.

5pm – 7pmTHE TALBOT
DR T-BONE fusing jazz, R’n’B and even funk influences. The band has been up and rocking at venues in Cheshire and North Wales.

5pm – 7pmTHE MALBANK
THE V are a band that play an eclectic mix of songs performing numbers to suit every member of the audience. A fun, energetic band that enjoy a bit of banter with the crowd.

6pm – 8pmTHE BANK STAGE
ARCADIA ROOTS Reggae, Dub, Dance, Blues, all that and more. Arcadia Roots are a 4-Piece ‘earthy’ dance band that combine world, reggae and rock music to create a very unique & captivating sound.

6pm – 8pmTHE CROWN HOTEL BALLROOM
GAMBLER Another Festival outing for this fantastic Three Piece Rock Band, musicianship of the highest order, superb vocals and thoroughly entertaining.

6pm – 8pmHARRISONS
THE START Must see local covers band The Start playing songs by the bands you love to dance to. Go and see them, you will not be disappointed!

6pm – 8pmSTREET
BAXTER Hayley Strangelove and Paul Senior are the legendary Baxter , with a set of almost disturbingly quirky covers they entertain fantastically !!!!

6pm – 8pmTHE WHITE HORSE
MALPRACTICE This Feelgood inspired 4 piece are playing the festival for the 3rd year running. Expect 70’s R&B, Blues and RnR played with a pre punk sensibility. Tracks from Wilko , Muddy, Howlin , Bo and Rory with a large slice of Eddie, Gerry, Little Dick and Elvis. This is what pub rock sounded like in 1975..

7.30pm –  9.30pmTHE CHESHIRE CAT
THE PEDAL TONES A quick dash across Welsh row for 3 young lads who have a huge love for live music and getting the party in full flow.

7pm – 9pmFIRENZE
TRIP A quick “Trip” across town (see what we did there) for this 3 piece Rock and Roll Party Band, with a Rockabilly edge who herald from the City of Lichfield.

7pm – 11pmTHE CROWN HOTEL BAR
THE NICK STEED BAND Nick Steed is a freelance keyboardist, piano/vocalist based in Stockport and will be bringing along his band to present a fantastic evening in The Crown Hotel Bar.

7pm – 9pmRESIDENCE
BRASS MONKEES A 9 piece band with a big, big sound playing Soul Motown and modern pop classics it’s party time at the Residence.

7pm – 9pmTHE STUDIO
THE JOHN COLINS BAND Massive Festival favourites and rightly so. A band that plays the music you love, and we love because we keep asking them back.

8pm – 10pmTHE BANK STAGE
DELTA WAVE Formed from the ashes of popular local bands Innuendo, The Resistance, Bedlam to name but a few, you could call The Delta Waves a local 5-piece supergroup.

9pm – 11pmTHE BOWLING GREEN
HOLLIE VEE & THE HUBKAPS Hollie and her Hubkaps will be rocking the joint with some Lo-fi, Rock n Soul & Rockabilly!!

9pm – 11pmTHE CROWN HOTEL BALLROOM
BLUE CARTEL A four piece Blues/Funk/ Soul band. Expect an entertaining evening of quality live music, brought to you by performers that love to play live.

9pm – 11pmRESIDENCE
SHAKERMAKER This local popular covers band perform in a way that is guaranteed to get the joint REALLY pumping it soon becomes clear that the guys are passionate about what they do !

9pm – 11pmTHE STUDIO
SWaY perform well known songs covering the past four decades from The Beatles to Elvis, right up to Kaiser Chiefs and Snow Patrol.

9pm – 11pmTHE WHITE HORSE
ARTIZAN Formed to bring a high octane rock show to the local scene….playing popular anthems from the likes of Bon Jovi Fleetwood Mac Stereophonics ACDC … The list goes on!!

Wristbands

Giving access to over 140 Round the Town gigs and valid all Easter weekend wristbands represent excellent value for money.  You can buy wristbands online, in advance direct from us at £7 each, price at the festival will be £8.  Place your order now 🙂

Please note Ticketline are handling our headline events in 2018 and tickets and may be purchased if you Click Here

Wristbands will not be posted but will be available for collection from The Crown Hotel reception from 10am on Thursday 29th March 2018.

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Please note the Round the Town lineup may be subject to change and timings may vary.