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. 

                                                         JUNE 

WED 11th JUNE – WARREN JAMES

http://warrenjamesmusic.wordpress.com/

Skiffle and Acoustic-Roots is going through a revival with many bands and artists out there bringing back the sounds that we all love. Warren James is no exception and has been impressing audiences across the UK, Europe & America, with his unique brand of turbo charged Acoustic-Roots, Rock-A-Billy, Skiffle & Blues.

This is definitely not a night for music lovers to miss!

9pm Free entry

FRI 13th JUNE – SOUL STRUTTERS

https://www.facebook.com/soulstruttersuk?fref=ts

The 'Strutters are a collective made from some of the finest new wave Funk players of the South West who are releasing the beast of Soul Power to Bristol. The Strutters play an eclectic mix of Rare Groove gems, Dirty Funk, Rock, Motown Soul classics and all things in-between. Yes, the music they perform are not originals, but they certainly choose the bangers from the vinyl crate that often get missed when playing live, and one things for sure, they make the track their own and never fail to get the most diverse audiences partying.

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

WED 18th JUNE – TBC

FRI 20th JUNE – MYDESIGN

https://www.facebook.com/mydesignmusic/info

MyDesign' are a hugely hard working rock and pop cover band who offer something a little different! Playing covers from a wide range of artists the crowd are always guaranteed a good time, with plenty of songs to recognise, from the 1980's to bang up to date. A night of pleasing rocked up re-works of classic songs you all wanted to forget!

Free Entry Before 11pm £2 After

WED 25TH JUNE – LIVE @ GLOS ACOUSTIC SHOWCASE

For a couple of years now Joe Banyard has given us these monthly nights, where local, young talented musicians are given a chance to show case what they love to do most. This is the night if you want to see something fresh, new and upcoming!

9pm Free Entry.

FRI 27TH JUNE – MISSIN’ ROSIE

www.missinrosie.co.uk

Missin' Rosie thrill audiences across the South-West of England with their infectious, Irish, Celtic driven, rock music. Mixing originals with folked up covers they get the whole pub dancing and begging for more!

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

 

JULY 

WED 2nd JULY– TBC

TBC

9pm Free entry all night.

FRI 4TH JULY – JOE PRICE

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

WED 9th JULY – LIVE @ GLOS ACOUSTIC SHOWCASE

For a couple of years now Joe Banyard has given us these monthly nights, where local, young talented musicians are given a chance to show case what they love to do most. This is the night if you want to see something fresh, new and upcoming!

9pm Free Entry.

FRI 11th JULY – STEELYARD BLUES

Out of Belgium, the Netherlands and England comes touring band, Steelyard Blues, which promises a real party at Café Rene when it performs its take on standard traditional blues, blues rock, rock ‘n’ roll and boogie woogie.

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

WED 16th JULY – ONGAKU

Gaf and Peach (Ongaku) have years working alongside some of the biggest names in live music. They mix acoustic guitars with technology to bring you some quite beautiful versions of some unexpected songs, from SEAL to massive Attack, they are one to catch if you can!

9pm free entry

 

FRI 18th JULY – RADIO NASTIES

https://www.facebook.com/Radionasties?fref=ts

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 shuffling rhythms!

Free Entry Before 11pm £2 After

WED 23RD JUNE – FRANC CINELLI

www.franccinelli.com

Born in Italy and raised in London Franc grew up listening to his mums music, Springsteen, The Police, Pink Floyd & Bob Marley. He started playing music at the age of 10 and has grown into a successful musician touring the UK, Italy, US and Texas. Melodic, Warm, Insightful songs, with finger plucking guitar styles that pull on the strings of the heart.

9pm free entry

FRI 25TH JULY – LAST EDITION

https://www.facebook.com/lasteditionuk

Since their formation in 2009, Last Edition have upheld and promoted the same, simple message – ‘whatever you’ve been up to, however you feel, put on your dancing shoes and leave your worries at the door’.

Dubbed Leicester’s very own “Ska Punk Party Brigade”, they manage to find new fans and make new friends wherever they go; spreading the good vibes, catchy riffs & “sax-infused stomps” -Kerrang!,

Free entry before 11pm £2 after

 

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

COURTESY OF LIVE @ GLOUCESTER STUDIOS JOE BANYARD