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April 2019

Big Country – 35th Anniversary Steeltown Tour

April 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£23

BIG COUNTRY + guests 35TH ANNIVERSARY OF STEELTOWN 1984 - 2019 8PM, FRIDAY 26TH APRIL, BEDFORD ESQUIRES Following a packed out show at the Bedford Corn Exchange we are bringing Big Country back to Bedford Esquires for a more intimate club show this time performing the classic STEELTOWN album and all the GREATEST HITS Steeltown is the second studio album by Legendary Scottish band Big Country. The album was recorded at ABBA's Polar Studios in Stockholm with Steve Lillywhite producing.…

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Brigade + Fallen Mafia + Joyland

April 27 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£10

Frequently, bands get back together with dodgy motivations or to underwhelming results. Sometimes, though, they come back stronger, more compelling and completely reinvigorated. Following on from their 2011 break-up, UK quintet Brigade definitely fall into this latter category with their new EP, ‘This Is Not For You’. The five-tracker is the most acerbic, riff-ridden work of their career – boasting a darker edge than previous material and a nuanced stylistic shift while retaining everything that made them great in the…

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The Creepshow / The Zipheads

April 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£12

THE PAD PRESENTS www.thepadpresents.com The Creepshow + The Zipheads - Saturday 27th April 2019 We're dead chuffed to be welcoming the return of Canadian “horror punk pyschobilly garage-rock” 5 piece The Creepshow back to Esquires, after they played one of the finest shows on 2017 in the summer of 2017. “One of the top bands you need to know about” – Alternative Press. Formed in the dirty back alleys and dive bars of Toronto, Ontario in 2005, THE CREEPSHOW has…

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Black Honey / Chappaqua Wrestling

April 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£11

The Roar Club & The Pad Presents www.thepadpresents.com BLACK HONEY + Chappaqua Wrestling - Monday 29th April - Bedford Esquires We are thrilled to announce that Black Honey are returning to Esquires at the end of April as part of a small run of intimate shows around the UK. Coming off the back of their critically acclaimed debut album, Black Honey are eager to get back out and invite people into their weird and wonderful world. Lead by Izzy B…

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May 2019

The Bedford Esquires Jam Night!

May 1 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 1, 2020

Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road, MK40 2QG Bedford, Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Free

Have any of you just formed a band and have 2 or 3 songs you’d like to try out? or are you a singer/songwriter that would like to try playing your material with other musicians? You could be a well known local band that may like to get together a few covers,just for fun? or maybe you’ve nearly formed a band and are on the lookout for a Bass Player or guitarist or drummer? Wednesday night at Bedford Esquires is…

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Alabama 3 (Acoustic) + Black Cat Bone

May 3 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£17

The Pad Presents www.thepadpresents.com The Alabama 3 (Acoustic) - Friday 3rd May - Bedford Esquires We can't wait to welcome Alabama 3 back to Esquires, their show back in 2017 was one of the highlights of the entire year! Heeding Woodie Guthrie's maxim, Alabama 3 have never feared the reduction of their technology. Consequently, Alabama 3 acoustic is brave enough to go out on the road armed only with a battered acoustic guitar and harmonica, preaching Guthrie's word that 'this…

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The A Band Present ‘A Drink for Sid’

May 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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It's come round to the time of year again when we raise a glass (or 2) to Bedford's Mr Music,Mr Sid Worth.Sid's old band The A band will be playing an introducing many special guests including Fran Pegg and Pete Bonas and members of the Workshop boys

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Hawxx + Dream Nails Double headline show

May 5 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£10

HAWXX are Anna, Hannah, Jess and Iman. We’re into things like funny voices, feminism, booze, Led Zeppelin, Royal Blood and Skunk Anansie. We originally hail from Greece, Wales, England and Bahrain and we found eachother in the trenches of Earlsfield, South London. HAWXX make hard rock music about getting sacked from your job, the deterioration of the NHS, how love can be a mighty bitch, and giving the finger to institutionalised religion. Expect phat grooves, catchy lyrics, soaring guitar riffs,…

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Frankiie + Guests

May 6 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£7.50

When Tim Burgess recommends a band, you sit up and take notice. That is how FRANKIIE came to the attention of The Roar Club and Club Biscuit, who are bringing the Canadian dream rock outfit to Esquires on the 6th May 2019 as part of their first UK tour. Tim got to know Frankiie when they supported The Charlatans on their recent US tour, which somehow culminated in them covering Carly Rae Jepson's 'Call Me Maybe' together. With a sophisticated…

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The Bedford Esquires Jam Night!

May 8 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 1, 2020

Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road, MK40 2QG Bedford, Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Free

Have any of you just formed a band and have 2 or 3 songs you’d like to try out? or are you a singer/songwriter that would like to try playing your material with other musicians? You could be a well known local band that may like to get together a few covers,just for fun? or maybe you’ve nearly formed a band and are on the lookout for a Bass Player or guitarist or drummer? Wednesday night at Bedford Esquires is…

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Sex Gang Children – Electric Jezebel Tour.

May 9 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£16

Sex Gang Children original members come together for a celebration of their 1983 seminal album Song and Legend. SGC will be performing the Song and Legend album in its entirety, up close and personal. There will be a merch table with T-shirts, CDs, vinyl, photos and original art by Andi Sex Gang (Andi McElligott). www.sexgangchildren.com

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The Smyths

May 10 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road, MK40 2QG Bedford, Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
£14

Following sell-out performances at Esquires in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, The Smyths will be coming 'back to the old house' on Friday the 10th of May 2019. More than a mere tribute band, The Smyths are a joyous celebration of arguably the greatest band of all time. Thrillingly accurate, the group have amassed a huge following and regularly sell out huge venues both here and abroad. You may also know them from their massively popular appearances at the Williams…

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The Bedford Esquires Jam Night!

May 15 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 1, 2020

Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road, MK40 2QG Bedford, Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Free

Have any of you just formed a band and have 2 or 3 songs you’d like to try out? or are you a singer/songwriter that would like to try playing your material with other musicians? You could be a well known local band that may like to get together a few covers,just for fun? or maybe you’ve nearly formed a band and are on the lookout for a Bass Player or guitarist or drummer? Wednesday night at Bedford Esquires is…

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Average Sex + The Courts

May 17 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£8.50

When Average sex played Esquires recently supporting Tim Burgess, we fell for them hard. Buzzsaw indie pop that falls somewhere between The Ramones, Britpop and The Primitives, and in singer Laetitia Bocquet they have a genuine superstar in their midsts. When the Charlatans frontman first heard them he too was smitten, so much so that he signed them to his record label and asked them to be his backing band on his solo tour. Following their gig here on the…

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The Orb – 30th Anniversary Tour

May 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£23.50

One of the most pioneering acts in dance music history The Orb are bringing part 2 of their 30th Anniversary out on the road. To celebrate, the legendary outfit are heading out on the second part of a special tour that will see The Orb deliver a career spanning 30th Anniversary Greatest Hits set which stretches back as far as 1991’s ‘The Orb’s Adventured Beyond The Ultraworld’ all the way to the newest release, 2018’s ‘No Sounds Are Out Of…

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Daddy Long Legs + Guests

May 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£10

“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 of the moment.” -Lenny Kay "…like Chicago blues fired at the moon, played by the demented children of the Pretty Things.” –Rolling Stone This is the third visit to Esquires, if you caught them before, you do not want to miss this (but you already know that). Brooklyn, NY-based trio DADDY LONG LEGS—Brian…

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The Bedford Esquires Jam Night!

May 22 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 1, 2020

Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road, MK40 2QG Bedford, Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Free

Have any of you just formed a band and have 2 or 3 songs you’d like to try out? or are you a singer/songwriter that would like to try playing your material with other musicians? You could be a well known local band that may like to get together a few covers,just for fun? or maybe you’ve nearly formed a band and are on the lookout for a Bass Player or guitarist or drummer? Wednesday night at Bedford Esquires is…

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King Kurt + special guests The Hillmans

May 24 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£15

Way back when, during the 'Rise of the Machine' some time in the spring of 1981, Rockin' Kurt and his Saur Krauts started pounding the well-rotten boards of the London Rock'n'Roll clubs and pubs. Initially the line up consisted of Jeff Harvey -- vocals, (Handsome) John Reddington -- guitar, Alan (Junior, later aka Maggot) Power -- saxamaphone, Robert (Boppin' Bert) Boustead -- bass, Mark (Rory) Lyons -- drums, and after seeing their second show, Paul (Thwack) Laventhol joined on geeter in time for the third gig in…

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Art Brut + Guests

May 31 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£15

The Roar Club and Club Biscuit are delighted to be bringing one of their all time favourite bands, ART BRUT (Top of the Pops!) back to Bedford Esquires on Friday the 31st May 2019. Art Brut are one of those bands who bring people together, bizarrely not enough people to fill stadiums, but everyone remembers their first Art Brut gig. Describing themselves as 'the sound of a man shouting over the top of some indie racket', Art Brut are actually…

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June 2019

Lost 4 Words play the Sunday Afternoon Session

June 9 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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Carl Linnett,Mike Mckecknie,John Keay and Wayne Breed 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 And it's Mike's Birthday :-)

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SOLD OUT – Gaz Coombes

June 12 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£17.50

The Pad Presents www.thepadpresents.com Gaz Coombes + Guests - Wednesday 12th June - Bedford Esquires We are absolutely thrilled to be bringing one of our absolute faves, es Supergrass main man Gaz Coombes to to Esquires in June! Seventeen years in the same band, and you can start to forget things. Gaz Coombes is recovering a feeling - the moment you first realise that music can give you goose-bumps, make your hair stand on end. He got it aged fourteen,…

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Doctor and the Medics + The Metatrons + Little Chino

June 14 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£17

Dr and the Medics were created almost at the dawn of the 80’s, in 1982 by The Rev Dr. Clive Thomas Jackson. The band has had a very colourful and successful career as both recording artists and performers. Undoubtedly they are been best known for their massive 1986 No 1 “Spirit in the Sky,” which sold over 24 Million copies world wide and was number 1 in 23 countries!! They are also recognized as a great live act, in 1985 the NME referred to them as “THE live band…

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The Jack J Hutchinson Band play the Sunday Session

June 23 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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Jack J Hutchinson is a London based guitarist and singer songwriter. Described by Classic Rock Magazine as “Southern-smoked blues-rock with hooks, choruses, the lot”, his most recent album ‘Paint No Fiction‘ reached #1 in the Amazon Blues Chart and the iTunes Blues Chart Top 5. Born in Leicester, Hutchinson spent his formative years in the north west before moving to London to be an artist and musician. Before long the guitar became his main focus and he recorded an album with…

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July 2019

The Spitfires

July 5 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£13.50

THE SPITFIRES + GUESTS 8pm, Friday 5th July, Bedford Esquires "Watford based 3-piece The Spitfires are songwriter Billy Sullivan on lead vocals and guitar, Sam Long on bass/backing vocals and Matt Johnson on drums. The Spitfires take in a wide range of influences from reggae and ska through to punk and soul. This melting pot has helped infuse the band’s own sharp sound and style. Clash Magazine says it’s “Spiky, rebellious rock ‘n’ roll delivered with no small degree of…

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Sick on the Bus & Guests

July 5 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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A welcome return for Sick on the Bus to Bedford Esquires.These much loved Punksters first played the venue in 1990.It'll be great to have them back.

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The Annual Esquires BeatleJam

July 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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For over 5 years now the first Sunday afternoon session in July at Esquires is reserved for our annual BeatleJam. Many of Bedford's top local performers take part performing on their own as part of a group, performing their favourite Beatles songs. If you would like to take part contact Mat Roberts at matrobertsmusic@aol.com

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Cult Fiction + Live and Let Rock

July 12 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£11

Cult Fiction are a 5 piece UK/Midlands based tribute band celebrating the music of The Cult right across their career up to and including the latest album. If you want Sanctuary...They sell it! Live And let Rock are quite simply the Ultimate Tribute to Rock, playing the largest anthems from the rock spectrum. Originally brought to life in 2010 the band has organically metamorphosed into the premier Rock Act we see today with the new 2014 line up of Mark,…

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Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever + Support ***SOLD OUT***

July 19 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£15

The Roar Club and Club Biscuit are delighted to announce that ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER will be appearing at Esquires on Friday the 19th July 2019 for a special intimate show prior to their appearance at the Latitude Festival! The Australian five piece have been gaining plaudits across the globe ever since the release of their still brilliant 'French Press' single back in 2017. Often compared to bands like R.E.M, The Strokes, The Go-Betweens and War on Drugs, their debut…

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Altered Images + Live and Let Rock + The Metatrons

July 26 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£20

CLARE has worked extensively in Music, Film, Television, Theatre and Radio for 30+ years. The summer she left school her band ALTERED IMAGES were signed to Sony Records and Clare appeared in the BAFTA winning comedy GREGORY’S GIRL directed by Bill Forsyth. ALTERED IMAGES quickly had worldwide success, selling millions of records, which topped the charts in several countries. They recorded 3 Top 10 Albums and had 6 UK TOP 40 hits. They were voted BEST NEW GROUP at the…

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August 2019

HR from Bad Brains

August 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
£18

The Pad Presents www.thepadpresents.com HR (Human Rights) - Founder and Vocalist from BAD BRAINS - Thursday 8th August - Bedford Esquires The word 'Legend' gets thrown around far too often these days, but this booking brings Esquires exactly that, with vocalist and founder of US hardcore punk band Bad Brains stopping off at Esquires for a rare and intimate UK show. Full support line up to be announced Tickets are £18 adv, on sale now from Seetickets here: https://www.seetickets.com/event/hr-bad-brains-/bedford-esquires/1294716 Tickets…

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Pottery + Guests

August 28 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£8

One of the break-out acts of SXSW this year, the fabulously skittery post punk disco of POTTERY will delight the Esquires audience in August as part of a handful of intimate club dates inbetween some high profile festival appearances (Green Man, End of the Road, Iceland Airways, Rock En Seine). Hailing from across Canada and the UK, Montreal’s Pottery consists of core writers Austin Boylan and Jacob Shepansky, along with Peter Baylis, Paul Jacobs, and Tom Gould. Initially bonding over…

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Bodega / Working Men’s Club

August 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£12.50

The Pad Presents www.thepadpresents.com BODEGA + Working Men’s Club - Thursday 29th August - Bedford Esquires “BODEGA’s attack on digital life comes wrapped in winning post-punk noise” – Sunday Times “Streamlined and minimal but bursting with intelligence, humour and ideas, BODEGA are the real deal” – DIY – 5/5 New York art-punks BODEGA released their debut album Endless Scroll earlier this year to rave reviews from the likes of Observer, Guardian, Independent, Financial Times, The Times, DIY, Uncut and more.…

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November 2019

Chris Difford (Squeeze)

November 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£22.50

One of the UK's finest songwriters will be coming to Bedford Esquires on Thursday the 30th May 2019 for a special intimate performance. Chris Difford, along with his Squeeze co-founder Glen Tilbrook, has written some of most enduring and best loved songs of our time. Songs like 'Up the Junction', 'Cool for Cats', 'Tempted', 'Labelled with Love' and many, many others. A Grammy nominated and double Ivor Novello Award winning lyricist, Chris will be bringing his 'Up the Junction' tour…

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