A look back at 2017 music and events
Live Music and Guest DJ’s
01-April | The Flamenco Thief Live Plus DJ Frosty Fresh
The Jube plays host to an amazing talent hailing from Bristol, The Flamenco Their. Expect a blend of blend of gypsy-jazz, rumba and ska. To take us through to the early morning DJ Frosty Fresh will take over proceedings playing a collection of party breaks and bangers.
15-April | Easter Bank Holiday Special, Ella Crossland Live, Plus DJ Adam Neal
The Jube plays host to an amazing local talent. Singer songwriter Ella Crossland will be performing live at the Jube from 7.30pm before the reins are handed over to DJ – Adam Neal taking us through to the early morn with a set full of Funk, Hiphop and Soul.
22-April | Get Your Skank On… John B Presents “The Funky Juke Joint”
Bringing the family back once more!! Saturday night sees the return of the man with the HAT as DJ John B returns to his old stomping ground to spin some classic Ska, Reggae, Northern Soul and Motown joints for the old faithful.
29-April | Amena & Sophie Live Plus DJ Adam Neal
Keeping it local once again. Up and coming local talent Amena & Sophie take to the MIC to showcase their skills with an acoustic set live at the Jube. Expect to be blown away with the girls soulful vocals and the warm mellow tones from the Uke.
06-May | Steve Lay Live Plus DJ Adam Neal
The Jube plays host to a live acoustic performance from local singer songwriter Steve Lay. From then on Adam Neal takes over proceedings on the decks with a set full of Funk, Hiphop and Soul.
13-May | The “Loney” Band Live Plus DJ Adam Neal
UH OH! Things just got real..the boy asked and the girl said YES YES YES…!! Come and join us as we celebrate the engagement of Jason and Chrissy. Entertainment in the form of the Loney Band from 7.30pm before the reins are handed over to DJ Adam Neal taking us through to the small hours.
20-May | John B Presents “The Funky Juke Joint”DJ John B
John B aka “The Man with Hat” returns to the Jube this Saturday to play some classic Ska, Reggae, and Northern Soul for the old faithful as he presents his Funky Juke Joint DJ set. Break Out The Talc – Its Northern Soul Time.
27-May | Pop Up Cocktail Bar with Professional Mixologist. Plus DJ Tom Capron
This week see’s the return of Tom Capron to the Jube lineup. Tom will be spinning the finest selection of Funk, Soul, Disco and House. For your added pleasure and excitement we also have a pop up cocktail bar with a professional mixologist from 7 till late. Cocktails £6.50 each or 2-4-£10. So if you fancy a Lynchburg Lemonade or maybe a Dark n Stormy come and check us out.
03-June | The Flamenco Thief Live Plus DJ Adam Neal
Super excited to announce that, after such an amazing peformance at our launch night, we have the incredible Flamenco Thief back once again to showcase his skills this coming Saturday.
By way of an introduction, Craig Sutton, better known as The Flamenco Thief, delivers a unique blend of gypsy-jazz, rumba and ska fused together with intricate Flamenco guitar techniques. In his live performances he uses the body of his guitar as a percussive instrument, and with a loop station layers metronomic hip-hop beats with mesmorising effect.
10-June | DJ Tom Capron Presents a night of Soul & Funk
17-June | Leonie Laws presents a night of Breakbeat Era, Plus Blowpops’ Dr Moody – Live DJ set
The Jube Presents an exclusive live set from Breakbeat Era’s very own LEONIE LAWS alongside Dope on Plastic’s DR MOODY Breakbeat Era (Roni Size, DJ Die & Leonie Laws) produced one of the groudbreaking drum and bass albums of all time with classics such as ‘UltraObscene’ & ‘BulletProof’. A unique opportunity to catch “The Lion and The Wolf’s” new material as they return to Woolacombe and we can assure sure you all the old belters will be played too!
24-June | 3 kings High – Live Plus DJ Adam Neal
The incredible Three Kings High are a sixpiece band hailing from Bristol. Their sound is a mashed up collection of electric live band performances, mixing soul, funk, indie, rock and a smattering of hip-hop, the sixpiece has been rocking crowds all over the country leaving a tidal wave of energy behind them wherever they go. The kings are an amalgamation of Bristol’s diverse influences with big riff heavy guitars, anthemic choruses and indie sensibilities.
01-July | Stealing Whiskey
Stealing Whiskey Live this Saturday at the Jube. Super excited to share that we welcome our friends, the amazing Stealing Whiskey, to play a summer gig at the Jube. Stealing Whiskey are a modern six-piece folk band hailing from Dorset, playing originals and some unusual twist on covers.
- Rob Jefferies – Guitar, Violin & Vocals
- Joggan Austin – Banjo, Guitar & Vocals
- Al Kerslake – Mandolin & Vocals
- Martin Hawkins – Bass & Accordion
- Becky Bower – Sax
- Nick Russell – Drums & Percussion
06-July | Live Music & Open MIC Night
Live music and Open MIC night on 1st Thursday of every month, hosted by the amazing Richard Newbury and his band.
Full sound system, mic, keyboard, Experienced sound tech, All genres of music welcome, All ages, Bring your instruments & plug & play
08-July | Amena & Sophie Live
“Amena & Sophie” LIVE at the Jube. Super excited to share that we welcome back the gals from Braunton, the amazing Amena & Sophie will be playing a summer gig at the Jube. Sophie Cox (Vocals & Keys) and Amena El Kindy (Vocals & Ukulele)
Amena & Sophie are a modern duo hailing from Braunton North Devon. The girls will take to the MIC once again to showcase their skills with an acoustic set live at the Jube.
Expect to be blown away with the girls soulful vocals and the warm mellow tones from the Uke.
22-July | Steve Lay Live Plus DJ Adam Neal
This Saturday at the Jube local ledgend & singer songwriter Steve Lay will play from 7.30 followed by party flaves from DJ Adam Neal till the early morn…..see ya there folks…
29-July | Jules Moberly Live Plus DJ Paul Turner
This weekend the Jube plays host to the amazing local talent of Jules Moberley. Jules plays the Spanish guitar with a loop pedal and effects to build melodic and rhythmic layers, interweaving elements of Afro-Latin-Jazz, flamenco, funk, dub, folk, prog-rock and soul. This guy is not to be missed.
Then later the reins are handed over to DJ Paul Turner who will ease us into the early morning with a set full of the finest selection of Funk, Soul, Disco and House.
3-August | Open MIC Night
Open MIC night on the 1st Thursday of every month, hosted by the amazing Richard Newbury and his band.
– Full sound system, mics, keyboard
– Experienced sound tech
– All genres of music welcome
– All ages
– Bring your instruments and plug and play
5-August | Ella Crossland Live Plus DJ Adam Neal
This coming Saturday the Jube plays host to an amazing local talent. Singer songwriter Ella Crossland will be performing live at the Jube from 7.30pm onwards.
12-August | The Laird Brothers
Super excited to welcome the Laird Brothers to the Jube this Saturday night. The lads will be bringing it to us with a night full of the finest Soul and Funk party vibes.
19-August | ‘Pete The Temp’ Live – On Ice Until Oct0ber
26-August | ‘The Loney Duo’ Live
Super excited to welcome back Becks and a stripped back Loney Duo this time. Come and join us for some super jazzy piano skills and beautiful vocals…
02-Sept | The Mantic Muddlers
All the way from Petersfield, Hampshire, the Jube welcomes the super talented Mantic Muddlers.
The Mantic Muddlers are a Roots, Rythm & Blues band from Petersfield, Hampshire. Each member holds a love of music in its rawest and most honest form, drawing from musical forces such as the Delta blues, classic Reggae, and Old Time Country. They combine a rich influence of sonic styles with a passion for performing and delivering their craft. These styles, alongside a penchant for pushing the boundaries of song craft, have shaped the Muddlers’ sound into a barrage of infectious grooves and melodies, where heartfelt songs are put forth with instruments like the thunderous Double Bass, the searing Violin and the cry of the slide guitar, all enriched with soulful vocal harmonies to finish.
Definitely worth the watch!
23-Sept | John B Presents “The Funky Juke Joint” Live at The Scooter Rally
John B aka “The Man with Hat” returns to the Jube to play an al fresco set (weather permitting) for the Scooter Rally in attendance. Expect the very best of Ska, Reggae, and Northern Soul for the old faithful as he presents his Funky Juke Joint DJ set.
28-Oct | Dark ‘N’ Twisted Halloween Special
DARK ‘N’ TWISTED FANCY DRESS HALLOWEEN PARTY AT THE JUBE.
For added pleasure and entertainment I’m super SUPER excited to announce that we have a total legend on the loop scene playing for us. Pete (the Temp) Bearder is a loop artist and spoken word poet whose work has been featured on BBC national and international TV and Radio. He is a former UK National Poetry Slam Champion has toured a one man show ‘Pete (the Temp) vs Climate Change’. Pete has performed at over 20 UK festivals.
Dress Code: DARK ‘N’ TWISTED
Entertainment: Legendary loop artist ‘Pete the Temp’
Here are some youtube clips to get your teeth into..:
See you there folks..!!
19-Nov | The Great Woolacombe Bake Off
Its that time of year again folks where Wayne hosts Woolacombes answer to the The Great British Bake Off. The format is as usual with categories for..:
– Under 15’s
Judges this year will be Jess Clarke, Andy Bird and Esme French.
This year the event is being run in support of Illfracombe’s Dogs Trust and the overall winners choice of charity.
The night will be concluded with the usual game of bingo.
Please come and support this event and good luck on the night.
See you there folks..!!
24-Nov | The Groovelator Live
Come and join us to celebrate Charl’s birthday at the Jube. To ensure that the night goes off with a bang and that we celebrate her birthday in style we welcome, all the way from Bristol the amazing band, the GROOVELATOR.
The band features virtuosic Hammond Organist John Paul Gard, Tom Gilkes on drums, Mark Lawrence on guitar and Dan Puzey on saxophone with repertoire taken from funk, blues and soul classics, pop hits, sizzlin’ fusion, gospel and jazz.
This one can’t be missed…!!
See ya’ll there peeps.
30-Nov | Woolacombe’s Christmas Fayre
You and your friends are invited to an early Christmas Fayre being held here at the Jube in support of the Alzheimers Society.
Come and enjoy this unique shopping experience where you’ll find local traders, purveyors of fine goods, artisans and artists all selling their wares here at the Jubilee Inn on South Street, Woolacombe.
Free entry fayre opens at 3.30.
25-Dec | Christmas Day Drinks
We are open Christmas day from 12 until 3, so why not come and join us at the Jube for some festive drinks.
P.S. Don’t forget your Christmas jumper!!
26-Dec | Boxing Day Party
Ah Boxing Day. For some it’s a day of food comas and movie marathons, for others it’s a day of getting first dibs on the sales. But for us at the Jube it’s all about the party. We can’t wait to wave Christmas day goodbye, and hit the Jube for a afternoon and night of post-Chrimbo merriment.
Live sports, the biggest Killer pool Competition in North Devon, and DJ Fresh Chris in control of the vibe, this boxing day party is sure to go off!!
29-Dec | The Jube’s Charity Festive Quiz
Come and join us for our 2017 festive Quiz for charity. An entertaining and fun way to enjoy the festive season with your friends and family.
£5 entry fee with all proceeds going to the Air Ambulance. The quiz will start promptly at 19:45 pm and will run for approx 2 hours. There will be 8 rounds in total, 4 question rounds, 1 music round and 3 interactive picture rounds.
Following the quiz there will be a fun filled game of Bingo with Cash Prizes for the winners.
Merry Christmas and see you there!!
31-Dec | New Years Eve Party
We are proud to present a banging NYE party here at the Jube, with 2 DJ’s back2back playing a night of non stop Party Rocking beats until 2am. Drinks promo’s and a HUGE countdown to midnight. Not to be missed.
See you all there!!