LIVE MUSIC @ CAFE RENE

TWICE A WEEK WE HAVE LIVE MUSIC FROM SOME OF THE GREATEST LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL BANDS. FROM REGGAE TO FUNK, BLUES TO ROCK, HIP HOP TO SOUL, WE HAVE AN ECLECTIC AND DIVERSE RANGE OF BANDS THAT PLAY HERE. 

MARCH

 

Fri 20th CAPTAIN ACCIDENT AND THE DISASTERS

http://www.captainaccident.com/

Captain Accident and the disasters bring a fresh Reggae SKA sound jammed with some super sweet vocal harmonies spread over the top of laid back bass riffs and reverb-drenched guitars, which sound like sunshine pouring out of your speakers.

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

Wed 25th BIG JOE BONE

www.bigjoebone.com

"Big Joe Bone" (A.K.A. Danny Wilson) plays what he calls "Blues-Grass" music.....a mix of Delta Blues, Bluegrass, Oldtime, Gospel and Hillbilly music utilizing his raspy vocals, hard driving harmonica rhythms, sublime bottleneck slide guitar playing and lightning finger-picking skills on 5 string banjos.....all held together by a very heavy stomping boot!

9pm free entry

Fri 27th THE JPS

https://www.facebook.com/jpstrio

The J.P's are a dynamic group who aim to please, playing a wide variety of popular tunes you wouldn't usually expect to hear in a blues/rock/soul setting, think Jimi Hendrix playing Michael Jackson and you've got the right idea. Guaranteed to keep you Dancing.

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

 

APRIL

Wed 1ST CAFÉ RENÉ’S 12TH BIRTHDAY PARTY

https://www.facebook.com/events/428126817353965/

Gloucester’s best known secret is 12 years old, and to celebrate we have the illustrious DJ Elle B, playing a fine selection of: Funk, Breaks, House, Hip hop and anthems. The theme for this grand event is ANIMALS! So don your best face paint, animal onsie or get completely creative with it. help us celebrate our birthday in style!

9pm free entry

Fri 3RD – THE SOUL STRUTTERS

www.facebook.com/soulstruttersuk

The Strutters play an eclectic mix of Rare Groove gems, Dirty Funk, Rock, Motown Soul classics and all things in-between. Putting their own flavour on classics that everyone loves and the ones that got forgotten. They never fail to get the most diverse crowds partying.

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

Wed 8th MARY SPENDER

www.maryspender.com

Mary Spender has built up a strong fan base and reputatrion here at Cafe Rene, playing beautiful songs of Blues, Folk and Easy Listening. Fantastic Guitar work and harmonizing vocals. Her album Faux Americana is fantastic and has been getting some amazing reviews, also Described as one to watch by Seasick Steve...

9pm free entry

Fri 10th REGIME

www.regimesound.com

Consisting of two sets of brothers and a Spaniard: Regime play heavy hip-hop mixed with dancehall, reggae and rock. Conscious (and often hilarious) social commentary combined with heavy reggae bass lines, slick hip-hop riffs and a consistently danceable groove make Regime a perfect party/festival band.

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

Wed 15th BOUNDLESS BROTHERS

www.boundlessbrothers.com

Boundless Brothers are a British alternative folk/rock band.

Formerly known as Blue Horyzon, the band originally formed back in 2011 in Penzance and are now based between Cornwall and Gloucestershire. The band changed their name to Boundless Brothers shortly after Dan Browne joined as the fourth band member adding drums and keys to the mix.

9pm free entry

Fri 17th MUCHOS TEQUILAS LATER + SUPPORT

https://www.facebook.com/muchostequilaslater

Muchos Tequilas Later are an indie rock band comprised of four individuals, united by a mutual appreciation of good music. They are bringing brand of zesty rock to Cafe Rene. The tunes are powerful and raw, and yet soulful and smooth, like an unexpected caress from the velvety paw of a grizzly bear wearing shades.

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

Wed 22ND MARY & BROWNE

Polly and Dan (May & Browne) have both grown up in the market town of Tewkesbury and have known each other since the age of three.

“May and Browne” convey a fresh acoustic sound bringing together a unique blend of dulcet vocals, sweet-tempered guitar and mellow keys. The two of them express creativity through all songs they perform, whether originals or covers.

9pm free entry

Fri 24th THE MANIC SHINE + SUPPORT

www.themanicshine.com

In association with Nerva Promotions, we have a very special night for you. Linking alt-rock and ambient sounds with towering riffs and pounding rhythms The Manic Shine take it all in their stride. Never a band to shy away from experimentation, saving British rock one riff at a time. Support TBA

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

Wed 29th LUKE PHILBRICK + DAMON T

Luke Philbrick (Solid Gone) and Damon T come together for a special gig of pure Blues music. With there Jam-style live performance they are two musicians that get completely immersed in the music and deliver a stage show that is as captivating as it is entetaining.

9pm free entry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOCAL BAND 'YOURS' RECORDED THE VIDEO FOR THEIR FIRST SINGLE 'WANTED' HERE @ THE CAFE RENE.

COURTESY OF LIVE @ GLOUCESTER STUDIOS JOE BANYARD