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Wrong Jovi / Friday 13th December / Bedford Esquires

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Wrong Jovi are the UK’s newest and finest tribute to rock legends Bon Jovi. Described by tribute band expert (Channel 4’s The Convention Crasher) and TV celebrity Justin Lee-Collins as “the best Bon Jovi tribute band in the world”, Wrong

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BEAK> + The Hysterical Injury

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Holy Fuckballs - The Pad Presents and Club Biscuit have joined forces to somehow bring BEAK> to Bedford for the very first time. Formed in Bristol by Geoff Barrow, Billy Fuller and Will Young, BEAK> are a highly acclaimed electronic

Beans On Toast plus guests

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Beans on Toast "passionate, funny and human, articulating an everyman’s fears about these times." The Guardian Beans on Toast's new album is called ‘The Inevitable Train Wreck’ and will be released on 1st December 2019. For now, he’s holding his

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Saturday Night Christmas Blender

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

A Punky Reggae Christmas party in Holy Molys with The Pride Velvet Sky, The Reformers and DJs 'till late It's pay what you want on the door but please leave your inner Scrooge at home. It's CHRISTMAAAAAAAASS !!

CC Smugglers – Extra Date Added

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

CC SMUGGLERS - SECOND DATE BY PUBLIC DEMAND *SECOND SHOW ADDED* Our December Final Show sold out in 4 hrs. So we added this one for all you who missed out and messaged us. Thanks for caring X Tickets from

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CC SMUGGLERS – The Final Show

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

CC Smugglers - The Final Show - Thursday 19th December - Bedford Esquires A band that we've worked very closely with over the years, CC Smugglers are sadly calling it a day. The band have come under many pressures recently,

Pearl Handled Revolver on the Main Stage

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Pearl Handled Revolver have travelled a long way to get to 2019. Thankfully, over the last decade they have had the decency to send regular updates of their escapades. Their four EPs, two Live albums and three studio albums chart

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The X Certs Sunday Afternoon Christmas Party

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

The x-certs are a Herts-based covers band playing new-wave, power-pop and classic rock from the 60s, 70s and 80s. Thy play the music they  love and it shows.

Free

Christmas Eve with the A BAND

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Join Bruce Murray,Pete Bonas ,Mark Ayles and Richard and Tim Winter and special guests for a special festive Tuesday Afternoon session.

Free

The DekkerTones – Annual Christmas Party

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

THE DEKKERTONES ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY ! 8PM SAT 28TH DECEMBER, ESQUIRES, BEDFORD The DekkerTones are a 9 piece ska / reggae / rocksteady / 2tone covers band playing authentic ska and reggae from the late 60's Trojan and Bluebeat scene

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Full Circle play the Sunday afternoon session

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

The Last Sunday afternoon Session of 2019 Since 1997 Full Circle have been playing live and loud their mix of Blues / Rock / Funk original songs as well as a great mix of covers. Formed by Marc Patching (Guitar/Vocals)

Free

The Workshop Boys New Years Eve Show 2019

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

New Years Eve wouldn't be the same at Esquires without the Workshop Boys playing in the bar Formed by former members of Los Marbles and Cutting Out, The Workshop Boys have fast become one of Bedford's most loved bar bands.

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NYE – IDLES DJ Set + Guests / 31.12.19

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY ft. Joe Talbot (IDLES) DJ set + Sam Voidoid + Guests TBA Well well well! To celebrate the best year we have had at Esquires since taking over in 2016, we wanted to do something really

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Who’s Next? The Premier tribute to The Who

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

From the explosive opening power chords of ‘I Can’t Explain’ to the majestic pomp of ‘Won’t Get Fooled Again’ Who’s Next embody The Who in their prime. Expect to see Daltrey’s swinging microphone and gutsy vocals, Townshend’s trademark windmill guitar

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The Annual Esquires BowieJam

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

On the nearest Sunday to what would have been David Bowie's Birthday... The best of Bedford's local musicians play tribute to the Starman. A great start to the New Year If you would like to take part .. email our

Free

The Quireboys + Support

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

We are pleased to announce that the boys are coming back to their spiritual home, with The Quireboys - This Is Rock And Roll headlining the main stage at Esquires on Friday 10th January. With a sound that harks back

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Never MIND the Music -MIND Charity Event

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Never Mind the music - Friday 10th January - 20:00 - 23:30 A fundraising concert in aid of Mind Tickets £5 via http://nevermindthemusic.eventbrite.co.uk Mind is an amazing charity which helps people with mental health difficulties. With these affecting 1 in

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Dry Cleaning / Sinead O’Brien / Sat 11.01

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Dry Cleaning + SINEAD O'BRIEN - Saturday 11th January - Bedford Esquires We are super stoked to be bringing one of our favourite new bands to Esquires in January for a special warm up show before they go and play

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The Denny Mccaffrey Band play the Sunday Afternoon Session

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

The Denny McCaffrey Band is a 10 piece outfit which was created to perform tracks from Denny's catalouge with the help of fabulous chosen musicians and singers who were keen to share the experience. they play Soul Jazz and Funk.

Free

The Esquires Monthly Music quiz

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Join us for our Monthly Music Quiz. Teams of up to 6 people £2 per person to enter Cash Prize Music from the 50's to the present.

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Nirvana UK plus support t.b.c

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Nirvana UK are returning to Bedford Esquires on Saturday 18th January following on from their sold out shows in 2015, 2016, and 2018. With an 18 month break from the venue, we can't wait to see these guys again! The

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HIMALAYAS / Sourdough / Berries

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Himalayas are an indie / garage rock band from Cardiff made up of James Goulbourn (drums), Mike Griffiths (Guitar and Vocals), Louis Heaps (Bass) and Joe Williams (Guitar and Vocals). The band create a very cinematic sound and style that

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Noasis – 2nd date added + The Dollymops / Sat 25 Jan

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

NOASIS - (What's The Story) Morning Glory? in full + The hits! + The Dollymops 7.45pm, Saturday 25th January, Bedford Esquires Having sold out Friday 24th January well in advance, we are pleased to announce that Noasis will be back

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TOY / Thursday 30th January 2020 / IVW Show

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

TOY plus guests - Thursday 30th January - Independent Venue Week 2020 We are very excited to announce the first of our IVW shows for 2020, with the amazing TOY making their Esquires debut on Thursday 30th January! Since 2010,

BC Camplight + Katie Malco. Independent Venue Week. SOLD OUT

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

The Roar Club & Club Biscuit are delighted to confirm that BC Camplight will be playing a very special intimate full band performance at Esquires for Independent Venue Week. BC Camplight is the moniker of maverick songsmith Brian Christinzio. The

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Hung Like Hanratty & Support

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

The return of Hung Like Hanratty to Bedford Esquires...One of the highlights of the year and they are coming back for more mayhem. They are the most talked about band on the circuit. stealing the show at the Great British

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Thr3e play the Sunday Afternoon Session at Bedford Esquires

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

​Firmly rooted in 60s/70s British blues but with influences ranging from the old blues to more recent US and British rock & blues, Thr3e do not try to fit into any 'genre'. They just write great songs about their world

Free

Warmduscher + Guests. Independent Venue Week (SOLD OUT)

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

The ROAR Club, Club Biscuit & The Pad Presents www.thepadpresents.com Warmduscher + Guests - Sunday 2nd February - Independent Venue Week 2020 show Warmduscher are Clams Baker (Mutado Pintado/Paranoid London) Lightnin’ Jack Everett (Fat White Family), Quicksand (Fat White Family),

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Daddy Long Legs + Broadway Twisters + Ray Waters

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

BThe Roar Club & Club Biscuit welcome DLL back for a 4th visit. "DADDY LONG LEGS takes the blues and turns them inside out, upside down, round about and renews their primal energy. My favorite rompin’ stompin’ New York band

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Sorry + Support

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Sorry + Guests - Thursday 6th February - Bedford Esquires We are really pleased to be bringing Sorry to Esquires in February, having caught the band open up for Fat White Family earlier this year. These guys are on the

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John + Guests

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

We're super excited to be welcoming JOHN to Esquires on Friday 7th February! Taking the mundane spirit of their name as a manifesto, Crystal Palace based two piece JOHN (both members aptly named John) offer a deadpan approach that has

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Emily Capell plays Bedford Esquires

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Emily Capell + Guests - Saturday 8th February - Room 2, Esquires Emily Capell is a singer songwriter and musician from North West London. With a wide range of influences from Dolly Parton to The Clash, Emily has brought a

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Foo Fighters GB

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

We are excited to announce the return of Foo Fighters GB, following their sold out show at Bedford Esquires in 2018 and 2019. Five musicians at the top of their game, bringing to you the talent and stage presence to

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Lost 4 Words play the Sunday Afternoon Session

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Lost 4 Words return to Esquires Sunday session playing songs by: Joe Bonamassa, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Gary Moore, Jimi Hendrix, Dire Straits, Pink Floyd, Radiohead, Rolling Stones, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Chuck Berry, Kings of Leon

Free

Gill Landry (Old Crow Medicine Show) + My Girl the River

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

On the 13th of February we welcome double grammy award winning singer songwriter GILL LANDRY to Bedford Esquires. Also known by his stage name of Frank Lemon, Louisiana born Gill is a highly acclaimed solo artist as well as being

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Ho99o9 at Bedford Esquires

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Ho99o9 Ho99o9 (pronounced Horror) is an American hip hop/hardcore punk group founded by theOGM and Eaddy in 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. They relocated to Los Angeles in 2014. They attracted a cult following on account of their live performance,

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The Life of Riley – Main Stage, Bedford Esquires

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

THE LIFE OF RILEY ‘Back on the main stage’ 8pm, Saturday 15th February, Bedford Esquires Part of the fabric of Bedford live music scene for over 25 years The Life of Riley make a welcome return to the main stage

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Matt Long and the Revenant Ones at Bedford Esquires

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

25 year old Matt Long has carved himself a reputation as a stellar front man of multi award-winning British Blues band Catfish.  Alongside playing with Catfish, Matt is now also on the road with his own band, Matt Long and

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SHAME. / Assimilate / Alignments / NØISE

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

Hardcore/Metal-core outfit SHAME UK proudly present a 5 band clash up in their hometown of Bedford reeling off the release of the new single “Dead Tired” out now. Supporting artists include the crushing ASSIMILATE. Tech heavy, hard hitting ALIGNMENTS and

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2-Tone All Ska’s

Bedford Esquires 60A Bromham Road, Bedford

THIS. IS. SKA! We welcome back the finest Ska party starters in the business, 2-Tone All Ska's to Bedford Esquires main stage on Friday 21st February! This 6 piece Ska band cover the best in Madness, The Specials, Bad Manners

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