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October 2019

Catholic Action + Guests

October 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£7

Catholic Action return to Bedford Esquires on Thursday the 24th of October after a series of brilliant performance here in 2017 and 2018. A product of Glasgow’s famously fertile music scene, Catholic Action are proof that they do indeed write them like that anymore. Big tunes and massive melodies, this is a band for fans of indie heavyweights like Arctic Monkeys, Franz Ferdinand, The Strokes and Belle and Sebastian. Their debut album ‘In Memory Of’ was jam packed with glam…

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Bridges + China Bears

October 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£8

For fans of The National, Manchester Orchestra, Frightened Rabbit, Kings of Leon, Snow Patrol - BRIDGES create transatlantic, guitar driven music. A fresh line up and a new start in 2019. After years of relentlessly touring, supporting notable artists such as We Were Promised Jetpacks, Airways, All Tvvins, and performing at key festivals including Leeds, Glastonbury, 2000 Trees, Isle of Wight - to name just a few. � Hard hitting songs that are honest, raw and heartfelt. Played Esquries as…

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Foreign Beggars > Bedford Esquires

October 25 @ 8:00 pm - 2:00 am
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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She Drew the Gun + Guests

October 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£12

She Drew The Gun make impassioned, hypnotic and darkly ornate psych-pop built around the lyrically evocative songwriting of singer-guitarist Louisa Roach. Under the moniker She Drew The Gun, the Wirral native started playing solo gigs with a handful of songs in 2014. Meeting James Skelly of The Coral in 2015, Louisa began recording with Skelly at Skeleton Key Records and recruiting band members along the way. After touring Europe with Fink in 2015 Louisa emerged in 2016 with debut record…

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The Voodoo Sheiks play the Sunday Afternoon Session

October 27 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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Free

The Voodoo Sheiks are firmly based in the ‘British R&B’ camp with elements of American Blues. A mixture of original material and carefully selected covers form the basis of their albums and every live show! Their latest album ‘Unstoppable’, contains twelve original tracks penned by the band themselves and follows on from their previous releases, ‘Borrowed & New’ (2012) and ‘Voodification’ (2015) Once again, high energy rhythm and blues forms the nucleus of the album, surrounded by catalytic elements of…

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November 2019

The Cureheads vs Siouxsie & the Budgiees – Halloween Special !

November 1 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£12

THE CUREHEADS….VS…. SIOUXSIE & THE BUDGIEES Halloween Special – 8pm Friday 1st November, Main Stage Bedford Esquires + DJs spinning the best in 80’s & Alternative sounds until late 2am As part of Esquires monthly tribute club for May we welcome the return of THE CUREHEADS who will be performing the best of THE CURE live with very special guest support SIOUXSIE & THE BUDGIEES for a Halloween Special, it may be Friday 1st and one day late but it’s…

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The Vistas at Bedford Esquires

November 5 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£7.50

We are very pleased to announced the return of VISTAS to Esquires, having supported Fatherson here recently, and fresh off their UK tour with Circa Waves! “The band are continually reaching for the heights, with each new song seeming to punch further and further.” – Clash Magazine Edinburgh’s Vistas have been surging to the forefront of the indie-rock scene over the last few years with a steady stream of catchy, radio ready releases leading the band to pick up extensive…

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Lucy Spraggan at Esquires | Bedford

November 6 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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Lucy Spraggan is in a good place and wants to share it with you. She is happy in love, life and music: three things that are reflected in the anthemic, upbeat, and infectious sound of her new album. The past few years have been the best of times for the singer-songwriter and Today Was a Good Day sings that message loud. The UK has one of the highest youth suicide rates in the developed world and an ever-growing incidence of…

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The Wave Pictures + Guests

November 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£13.50

Following a brilliant debut performance at Esquires in early 2018, The Roar Club and Club Biscuit are delighted to be bringing The Wave Pictures back to Bedford on Thursday the 7th November. Formed in 1998 in the tiny rural village of Wymeswold in northern Leicestershire, lead singer and guitarist David Tattersall, bassist Franic Rozycki, and drummer Jonny “Huddersfield” Helm were heavily influenced by both the music played by John Peel and their parents classic rock collections. They soon relocated to…

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Guitar Wolf

November 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£12.50

Formed in 87, Guitar Wolf are revered by all Japanese bands and have released 15 albums. Black leather, sweat, blood, tears and unfiltered pure energy result in wild and destructive Rock’n Roll anthems but Rock’n Roll is not enough for a band like Guitar Wolf and so they launched a whole new genre called "Jet Rock’n Roll“ which depicts the wild mixture of Punk, Rock and Noise! Another coup for Bedford, tickets are only £12.50 and available from Esquires, Slide…

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Dreadzone – Live at Bedford Esquires

November 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£17.50

One of the most energetic, exciting and powerful live bands to emerge from the post-rave scene, Dreadzone have steadily been releasing albums and progressively bettering, refining and perfecting their own unique and inimitable take on dub since their inception in 1993. Still going strong after 25 years in the game they have also long been and still are, one of the best live bands around. In 2019, Dreadzone move forward as a 5 piece, after parting ways with their guitarist…

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Split Whiskers play the Sunday Afternoon Session

November 10 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
Free

Split Whiskers have their roots firmly planted in Chicago blues, crossing boundaries into rock, americana and more than a hint of the Delta. The band’s fame is spreading and they are becoming one of the busiest bands at blues venues around the UK, in particular in great demand on the Festival circuit. Their superb musicianship, along with their infectious humour on stage, promises a great afternoon's entertainment Fronted by Gilby J. Fletcher on vocals & blues harp Johnny 'Magic Boy'…

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The Cosmic Dead // Thee Telepaths at Bedford Esquires

November 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£8.50

KMP Bedford are proud to welcome one of the UK's best loved psych rock acts, The Cosmic Dead, to Esquires. Formed in 2010, The Cosmic Dead are a quartet from Glasgow, Scotland who share their music through good vibes and better vibrations. Known for their improv, chaos strewn, Buckfast smashed against the wall take on space music, they have roamed from Roadburn to Las Vegas, Dundee to Bangalore with each album offering a meditative window into a certain time and…

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John Otway (solo show) + guests – Bedford Esquires

November 15 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£10

JOHN OTWAY (solo show) + guests 8pm, Friday 15th November, Bedford Esquires John Otway is an English singer-songwriter who has built a sizeable cult audience through extensive touring, a surreal sense of humour and a self-deprecating underdog persona. From the age of 9, John Otway knew he wanted to be a pop star. But even at that young age, having listened to his sister's Beatles and Stones records, he knew he would never be able to do what they do.…

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Mused – UK’s Premier MUSE Tribute at Esquires – Sat 16th Nov

November 16 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£10

On the 23rd January 1999 MUSE played Bedford Esquires - THEY NEVER CAME BACK , THEY PROBABLY NEVER WILL. As part of our monthly tribute club we present the band that never came back: MUSED - The UK'S Number 1 Muse Tribute. Mused are a UK based professional tribute act who excel at providing an authentic Muse concert experience. Muse themselves now rarely perform at anything smaller than arena capacity, and Mused offer the opportunity to get up close to…

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Stereo MC’s + Support at Bedford Esquires

November 16 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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Stereo Mc’s formed in mid 80’s, inspired by electronic music and early HipHop.They pressed up their first 12” vinyl and started an independent record label called G Street Records which released many UK hip hop artists and signed US acts such as Jungle Brothers . Shortly after they signed to Island/4th and Broadway records and released their first LP and and toured extensively as a live act , garnering a reputation on multi tours and festivals . Their 3rd LP…

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Tav Falco + Panther Burns

November 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£12.50

The ROAR Club & Keep Music Physical have joined forces to bring Tav to Bedford for the first time in history. Raised in rural Arkansas, Tav Falco embarked on his long and distinguished musical career upon arriving in Memphis in the mid-1970s. Teaming up with local music legend Alex Chilton (The Box Tops/Big Star) in 1978, the duo formed the long-running and still active band Tav Falco’s Panther Burns. Panther Burns thrived on the early 1980s music circuit and were…

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John Power (Cast / The La’s) + Tara Milton

November 21 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£16

JOHN POWER (Cast / The La's) + Tara Milton with the Moon & Boy 7.30pm Thursday 21st November - Bedford Esquires We are very pleased to be able to welcome John Power, the voice of some of indie music's finest ever songs to Esquires for the very first time on Thursday 21st September. With a career spanning decades in the the music industry in not just one, but two influential bands, John's solo sets have seen him tour some of…

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JESUS JONES – Liquidizer Anniversary show!

November 22 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£16.50

After two sold out appearances at Bedford Esquires in 2016 and 2018, we are excited to confirm that indie dance pioneers JESUS JONES will be returning to the venue on FRIDAY the 22nd of November for a very special gig celebrating 30 years of their debut album LIQUIDIZER! 2019 will commemorate the 30th anniversary of Jesus Jones's debut Album Liquidizer, an album that blended rock, rave and techno and helped changed the face of alternative music forever. To celebrate this…

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The Hooten Hallers / Friday 22nd November / Bedford Esquires

November 22 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£9.00

We are very pleased to be bringing The Hooten Hallers to Esquires in November, having been blown away by the band on The Dead South tour earlier this year. These guys kick some SERIOUS, make sure you make the effort to catch them. Columbia, Missouri trio The Hooten Hallers are a high-energy blues-rock band known for hard-traveling and wild live shows, with a seemingly endless tour schedule. The myriad of influences in their music incorporates elements of rhythm & blues,…

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Brix & The Extricated -Plus Guests (tbc)

November 23 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£15

Calling all fans of THE FALL & POST-PUNK - The Roar Club & Pad Presents join forces again to bring Brix to Esquires. Brix E. Smith surely needs no introduction and those lucky enough to have seen her support the Jesus & Mary Chain in September last year know this is not to be missed. Brix & The Extricated were formed in 2014 by vocalist/guitarist Brix Smith-Start and the legendary bass player Stephen Hanley. Stephen’s brother Paul joined on drums…

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Kid Klumsy with Dead Objectives and Spring Park

November 24 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£8

Based in and around Coalville,Leicestershire. Kid Klumsy have been together a little while but are now heading further afield with their own headline shows around the Uk alongside some fantastic festival slots, all day slots and support slots at larger shows. The bands latest release ' Spit Your Dummy Out' is released on May 27th 2018 via STP Records and is available on Spotify, ITunes, Amazon etc etc. The bands earlier ep releases can be listened to and downloaded on…

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Lips Can Kill Tour – Healthy Junkies,Tokyo Taboo,Yer Mum,PollyP

November 28 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£8

The LIPS CAN KILL TOUR . The Four most outstanding bands bringing it together on one night in Bedford four bands that take no prisoners . Four bands doing their thing and kicking ass . this night is gonna rock its gonna shock and jaws will be left on the floor . If you miss this you will regret it because all four bands are destined for greatness. Women in rock ! these girls are paving the way for future…

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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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December 2019

Southbound play the Sunday Afternoon Session

December 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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Free

Southbound, the upcoming blues-rock band based in London, are kicking up quite a storm. Bringing an exclusive take on British Blues, audiences are enthralled by the unique sounds and grooves that the band create on stage. With inspirations drawing from blues, rock, jazz, funk and soul, Tom (vocals), Elliot (rhythm and lead guitar), Jordan (rhythm and lead guitar), Dan (bass) and Aaron (drums) each bring something distinctive to the table that could only be described as the sound of Southbound;…

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Wrong Jovi / Friday 13th December / Bedford Esquires

December 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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£10

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 Jovi features some of the UKs finest professional musicians. With a set list crammed full of sing-along anthems, live favourites and rarities, audiences are guaranteed the ultimate Bon Jovi experience. Featuring Ally Ward (X Factor, The Singer Takes It All…

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BEAK> + Guests

December 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bedford Esquires, 60A Bromham Road
Bedford, MK40 2QG United Kingdom
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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 (PORTISHEAD), Billy Fury (Robert Plant) and Will Young (no, not that one - Moon Gangs), BEAK> are a highly acclaimed electronic outfit influenced by psychedelia, krautrock and seventies movie soundtracks. Initially considered a side project of Geoff's other, hugely influential band, over the past ten years BEAK> have evolved into one…

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