#Naughty (House of El 3rd Birthday)

Bristol's finest and DJ to the stars DJ Mac 3 returns to the 'House of El' for our 3rd Birthday celebration to bring you the very best in nineties and naughties R&B, Hip-Hop and Dancehall. Having previously lent his skills to the likes of Ginuwine, Sisqo, P.Diddy, Busta Rhymes, DMX, Beyoncè and many more, he is returning to the Shire to bump and grind with us! If you missed the 90's R&B Throwback Session back in June, now's your chance to make up for it! If you were there, it's time to do it again!!

FREE GLASS OF BUBBLY BEFORE 10PM!!!

Dress code: Sleek and Sexy

9pm-1am • Tickets available here, £6 adv or £8 otd

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Bocabar Jazz Session: La Cubana

La Cubana's music is a fusion of traditional Cuban / Spanish love songs and rhythms, led by Cuban pianist and vocalist, Milly Riquelme.

Milly Riquelme was born in Santiago de Cuba and after studying in Havana toured both throughout Cuba and internationally as a pianist with Conexion Salsera, a well-known salsa band in Cuba.

Having played with members of the prestigious Buena Vista Social Club, Milly now frequently works with her own band 'La Cubana'.

Tickets £15 (gig, table & mezze); £6 (gig only). Please call 01458 440558 or email BocabarGlastonbury@outlook.com to book a table.

7.30-10.30pm • £15 gig, table and mezze; £6 gig only

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Electric Swing Circus

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The Electric Swing Circus is a 6-piece fusion of saucy 20s swing and stomping electro beats. With an explosive sound that reverberates back through time, their own unique style incorporates vintage samples, electro beats, gypsy-jazz guitar, electric double bass, keys, live drums and dirty synths. Fronted by an engaging female double-act, who perform an extensive variety of vocal styles, the ESC delivers a consistently dazzling show and always brings the party!

DJ support • G&T bar • 8pm-1am
Tickets: £8 adv / £10 otd

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Azhaar & Global Wave

With a reputation stretching back to the supercool Latin vibes of Sirius B, singer and jazz violinist Azhaar Saffar’s new project inevitably combines her poised vocal clarity with some pretty catchy grooves. She’s casting a wider net for inspiration these days, with contemporary soul and world music influences as evident as those classic bossa nova rhythms in her original songs.

8pm-1am • Tickets available here, £5 adv

 

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Bocabar Jazz Session: The Jazz Defenders

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This five star quintet needs no defending, and neither does their celebration of the classic Blue Note jazz from the 50s and 60s. Led by accomplished pianist George Cooper they bring to life some well-chosen masterpieces as well as writing their own music in that distinctive style.

7.30-10.30pm • £15 gig, table and mezze; £6 gig only

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Soulphonic DJs

Back once again, this time with two rooms of the finest music. Funk, soul and soulful house.DJ line up to follow...

8pm-1am • Tickets £5 adv.

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Ant Noel + Lonely Tourist

Jersey-born Ant Noel is a Somerset-based musician creating original music which can loosely be described as folk-rock, combining influences from the wider realms of Celtic, Klezmer and Americana music.

Ant has released three albums to date: 'Hurricane Rising' (2010), 'Under City Lights' (2012) and 'The Water's Line' (2014). His new album, 'Ferryman’s Wake’ launches tonight at Bocabar.

Support from Lonely Tourist, Beard-Pop/Pub-Step/trad jazz. Lonely Tourist has supported amongst others Pete Doherty, Babyshambles, Malcolm Middleton, RM Hubbert, Admiral Fallow, Hans Chew, Dark Dark Dark, Langhorne Slim, Beth Hart, Rachel Sermanni, Norman Watt Roy, Jimbob (Carter) and Tom Hingley.

8pm-1am • Ticket info to follow

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Mark Chadwick

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One of the UK’s most successful songwriters, Mark Chadwick, has co-written 20 chart singles and 6 Top 40 albums (including a Number 1) as part of the Levellers, the band he has fronted for over 25 years.Still going strong, the Levellers are festival favourites and have cemented their cherished status with headline performances at Glastonbury, Isle Of Wight, Cambridge Folk Festival, Bestival and Boomtown and many European and UK events and in 2003 they successfully created their own annual Beautiful Days Festival which takes place in August at Escot Park in Devon.

During this time Mark has released two solo albums ‘All the Pieces’ and ‘Moment’ and his upfront and personal solo performance will see him play a mixture of material from these albums and Levellers classics. Be warned, Mark will have you up dancing!

Mark will be supported by Jake Martin, Paul Henshaw, and Nick Parker, making this a night not to be missed.

7pm-1am • Tickets: £12.50 adv, available here or £15 otd (subject to availability)

Retrolicious

8pm-1am • Details to be confirmed.

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Bocabar Jazz Session: Ruth Royall Quartet

Stunning jazz vocalist Ruth Royall will perform some classics made famous by legends such as Nina Simone, Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald.

7.30-10.30pm • Tickets £15 (gig, mezze & table); £6 gig only – call 01458 440558 or email bocabarglastonbury@outlook.com to book a table.

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