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.
WEDS 4TH DEC – SOUL REMEDY
Formerly known as ‘Renegade’ Soul Remedy are a 4-piece Funk and Soul
band fronted by the amazing Jessica Rhodes. Playing Old
School Soul, funk, Hip Hop, Reggae, Motown,
FRI 6TH DEC – BEAT ROUTE FOUNDATION
The Beat Route
Foundation is an independent centre for music and arts based in Cheltenham,
Gloucestershire. For one night only they are set to take over the Rene
providing Live Music on the main bar and DJ’s til the AM in the Cellar Bar.
WEDS 11TH DEC – GAZ BROOKFIELD
‘Journey Man’ Gaz Brookfield is an uber busy young musician who constantly
tours the UK playing to packed out audiences in each town or city he graces. A
singer song writer telling tales of the modern man, a show not to miss.
FRI 13TH DEC – FOLKLAW
Folklaw are a high
energy Folk trio with edgy
lyrics and vocals that are accompanied by intricate Celtic and American fiddle
and interwoven with wonderfully distinctive vocal harmonies and the Bodhran
WEDS 18TH DEC – LIVE @ GLOUCESTER STUDIO PRESENTS ‘BEST OF
GLOS’ ACOUSTIC NIGHT
FRI 20TH - SONS OF NAVARONE
The Sons of Navarone are a dedicated 6 piece Reggae covers band that literally blow audiences away with their tone perfect renderings of classics like, The Beat, Al Barry and the Cimarons and the Madness. This show is an absolute must for anyone who loves all things with a bit of step to their dub life!
11pm free entry before £2 after
TUES 24TH DEC XMAS EVE - RADIO NASTIES
Retro Garage Rock
is alive and it’s definitely kicking. These guys know how to captivate an
audience into a dancing frenzy filling the venue with upbeat melodies and
WEDS 25TH DEC XMAS DAY – YOUTUBE SHOW!
Christmas Day is the day to be jolly, and with full bellies, glasses
and hearts we let you take over and choose the music for us to listen and keep
the pub going until we just can’t dance no more!
THURS 26TH DEC BOXING DAY – LEWIS CREAVEN BAND http://www.thelewiscreavenband.co.uk/
Lewis and his band have played some amazing shows for us this year, and
whether it’s on the main stage at our Blues Festival, or in the main bar on a
Wednesday night, they put on an amazing night playing originals and covers,
pure Rock, Blues and a bit Funk thrown in for good measure. It seemed only
right to have them play here for our Boxing Day party and we know they are just
as excited as us!
FRI 27TH DEC – THE LAURENCE JONES BAND
LAURENCE JONES & his band have frequented Cafe Rene a few times
over the last 12 months most memorably on stage here at our Rhythm & Blues
Festival 2013 when he got on stage with Ainsley Lister and played with him in
front of our biggest most enthusiastic Blues festival crowd to date!
MON 30TH DEC – MISS FUSION
MissFusion are a fusion of musical backgrounds and influences from
soul, Northern, Motown funk, cool pop and anything with a groove. This 4 piece
covers tracks in their unique style, spanning over 5 decades from the early
masters such as the Temptations and Curtis Mayfield right up to the current day
TEUS 31ST DEC NYE- DJ COLLECTIVE MAIN BAR: In the main bar
we will have two Dj’s on rotation all night to ensure the party is kept going
as hard and as strong as possible! DJ’s on the decks will be: DIRTY LYLE &
DJ POGO playing all the classics and anthems we love. Included in the ticket price will be a hot
HOUSEBOUND CELLAR BAR: HOUSEBOUND will be taking
over the Cellar Bar to throw a huge party to celebrate the massive successful
year we have had down in the deepest underground bar in Gloucester! All year,
every DJ, collective of DJ’s, and all our customers and friends have helped
make it one of the truly unique venues in Gloucester! From 10pm - late expect a
night of Classic, Deep & Underground House from DJ’s Mr Yip & Lil Joey.
WEDS 1ST JAN NYD – SPREAD THE LOVE
FUNKY GROOVE HOUSE WITH LIL JOEY
& MR YIP
LOCAL BAND 'YOURS' RECORDED THE VIDEO FOR THEIR FIRST SINGLE 'WANTED' HERE @ THE CAFE RENE.
COURTESY OF LIVE @ GLOUCESTER STUDIOS JOE BANYARD