Listings: Music

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August 17 - August 24 2017

Fri 18 AUG

Replay: Soul and funk covers, the Greystones, 8pm.

LIVE: The Torn (Amazing Doncaster Indie RockNRoll band), Ben Ibbotson (Super talented Sheffield Singer/Songwriter). Maida Vale, West St. Band Session 8-10. Mod For It DJ’s 10-Late. 60’s Mod, Soul, Ska, Britpop, Indie and New Wave etc. Free entry.

Big City: Rockin Rhythm & Blues at The fat Cat, Alma St, S3. EARLIER start! 8pm. Free Admission.

Viva Salsa: with DJ Antonio (Sabroso) at Sheffield’s original Latino Club night. Latin music, Salsa, Samba, Mambo and Bachata - at Cubana (downstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. . 9pm. Free Admission.

Mahogany Newt: Albion Road WMC, Albion Road, Rotherham. S60 2NF. 8:30pm.

Sat 19 AUG

Singer songwriter John Reilly: voice of Boy on a Dolphin and Acoustic Angels celebrates the music of Sir Elton John.With co-writer Lewis Nitikman on piano. Dronfield Hilltop Sports & Social Club. 9pm start. Tickets £12 (£10 members) ring Dick 07779 330825 or Elaine 07918 556552 or pay on the door.

The Recreation/Wax Colour: Manchester indie four piece, the Greystones, 7pm (£3).

Soul FunKtion: Saturday Grooves at Maida Vale Every Week. Resident DJ’s playing Soul, Funk, Disco, 70’s/80’s Rare Groove and Modern Soul Classics. 3-8pm Followed by Saturday Nights at Maida Vale with Resident DJ Paul Fevere playing a fine selection of classics 8-4am. Maida Vale, West St. Free Entry.

Mod For It DJ’s Playing 60’s Soul, Mod, Ska, Britpop, Indie and New Wave: The Green Room, Devonshire Street. 8-1. Free entry.

Brasilica: DJ Ckastley (El Rey del Zongue) playing the perfect party mix up of nu Latin sounds from Brazil to Cuba via the UK and beyond - at Cubana (downstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Saturday August 19th. 9pm. Free Admission.

Sun 20 AUG

Lazy Sunday Afternoon: with Singer songwriter John Reilly (voice of Boy on a Dolphin, Acoustic Angels) and Canadian pianist and co-writer Lewis Nitikman. Grosvenor Casino, Duchess Road Sheffield. 4.30pm start. Tickets £10 from the casino or online at www.artmusicltd.com or ring Elaine 07918 556552.

Deliverance Duo: Denaby & Cadeby Miners Welfare, Tickhill Square, Denaby Main. DN12 4AW. 8:30pm.

Mon 21 AUG

Paul Newman: A cool mix of classic, contemporary and popular songbook favourites - why not request your favourite? - at Cubana (upstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Monday, August 21st. 7.30pm. Free Admission.

Deliverance Duo: Grimethorpe WMC, 4 Brierly Road, Grimethorpe. S72 7EQ. 8:30pm.

Wed 23 AUG

Kirk Brandon: ‘Akoustik live’ – the voice of Spear of Destiny, Theatre of Hate and Dead Men Walking with cello player Sam Sansbury, the Greystones, 8pm (£12).

Andrew Clegg: Andrew plays Spanish Flamenco capturing the soul and passion of the Andalucian gypsies - a fusion of evocative melodies and invigorating rhythms create a unique and exciting sound – at Cubana (upstairs) Wednesday August 23rd. 8pm. Free Admission.

Folk & Roots

Cartwheel 3 Folk Cub: Old Horns High Bradfield Fri.18th August at 8:30pm.This month presents Dogwood Rose, all performers and floor singers welcome.

Paul Pearson: Crookes Folk Club, Princess Royal, Slinn Street, tonight (Thursday), 8.30pm.

Open mic/acoustic: Platform for local talent at the Greystones, Monday, 8pm (free).

Buffalo Skinners/ Robbie Thompson: Songwriting collective based in Sheffield with a shared passion for songwriting and singing in harmony.The band draw influence from 60s rock’n’roll, folk, blues ‘and whatever else they’ve been listening to recently’. The Greystones, next Thursday (August 24), 8pm (£8).

Charlie Osguthorpe: Crookes Folk Club, Princess Royal, Slinn Street, next Thursday, 8.30pm.

Play On Folk Club: upstairs at The Banner Cross Hotel, Ecclesall Road S11 8TN on Sunday 20th August 8.00 pm free entry. Music, spoken word and audience welcome. www.play-on.org

Sheffield City Morris Men: Men’s Morris dance team, doing dances mainly in the ‘Cotswold style’, meets every Monday night, 19:45-21:30, at the Burton Street Centre, S6 2HH (and afterwards in The Gardener’s Rest pub, S3 8AT). All welcome, whether you have previous dance experience or not. For further information contact Dominic Rice, tel: (0114) 2665373, or e-mail info@scmm.co.uk

Jazz

JBT: A great new piano trio with a strong hip hop influence. Formed by a great new talent on the London Jazz scene, and Dankworth Prize winner, James Beckwith (piano) following a period of musical discovery in Canada, the band also features Joe Downard (bass/FX), and Harry Pope (drums), the incredible drummer from World Service Project. If you like the music of Robert Glasper, you’ll love this. Heavy groove-based improvisation, with jazz harmonies. They come to us following appearances last year at both the Manchester and Lancaster Jazz Festivals. The Lescar. 23rd Aug 2017. £7.

Joel White: Soul Blues and Jazz with Joel White on Piano and vocals – at Cubana (downstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Thursday August 17th 7pm. Free admission.

Martin Robinson: Live sax – Jazz, Soul and dance grooves - at Cubana (downstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Thursday August 17th. 9pm. Free Admission.

CubaVida: Manchester based CubaVida duo headed up by Jesus Moreau Batallan offer a unique sound emerging from Latin, Jazz, & Funk Their Latin repertoire includes traditional rhythms such as the “Timba” from Cuba as well as Brazilian Samba, Dominican Merengue and the Cumbia out of Colombia – at Cubana (upstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Thursday, August 17th. 8pm. Free Admission.

Joel White: Soul Blues and Jazz with Joel White on Piano and vocals - at Cubana (downstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Friday August 18th. 7pm. Free Admission.

Martin Robinson: live sax at the live music cocktail chill out - at Cubana (upstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Friday, August 18th. 8.15pm.Free Admission.

Piero Tucci: Live sax at the live music cocktail chill out lounge - at Cubana (upstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Friday August 18th. 10.15pm. Free Admission.

Simon Peat – Live sax in the Cocktail Chill Out Lounge - at Cubana (upstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Saturday August 19th. 9:15pm. Free Admission.

Piero Tucci: Live sax in the Cocktail Chill Out Lounge - at Cubana (upstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Saturday, August 19th. 11:15pm. Free Admission.

Paul Newman: Live Bossa Nova, and Latin Jazz – chilled easy listening with Paul Newman - at Cubana (upstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. Tuesday August 22nd. 8pm. Free Admission.

The Big Swing with live music from Ryan Taylor: Ryan Taylor armed with his Hammond brings an eclectic blend of jazz, swing and Latin music, fused together with a touch of soul. Expect improvised grooves, colourful arrangements and electric solos from Ryan and the boys - at Cubana (downstairs) Leopold Square Sheffield S1. FREE Swing Dance class for beginners from 8pm. Wednesday August 23rd. 8pm. Free Admission.