Live Music Venue in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

JULY

Harry Houseago


HARRY HOUSEAGO



Music has been one of the primary forces in 

Harry's life for as long as he can remember. 

From growing up in the London live scene, playing original music from age 11, to venues such as the Hammersmith Apollo and the O2 Indigo, his 

journeys and his music have taken him further 

than most.

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Wednesday 3rd July @ 9pm - Free entry! 

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Find out more at his official website


The Andy Quick Band


ANDY QUICK BAND



A multi-faceted songwriter hailing from Plymouth, Andy and his band create a cocktail of feel good Funk, Roots, and wild Blues. Think soulful vocals, 

playful lyricism, and enormous choruses wrapped around big beats and throbbing bass. The band is tight and the hype is growing!

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Friday 5th July @ 11pm 

Free entry before 11pm, £3 after.

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Find out more at their official website.


Rodney Branigan (Image © The Merch Girl SA)


RODNEY BRANIGAN


Implausibly mastering the playing of two instruments at once, Rodney manages to create 

a piano-like quality. merging genres from rock through folk, flamenco, bluegrass, classical, and jazz to mesmerising effect. A real musician with extraordinary talent. Make no mistake, this is 

no novelty act!

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Wednesday 10th July @ 9pm - Free entry!
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Find out more at his official website.


Lewis Clark & The Essentials


LEWIS CLARK & THE


ESSENTIALS


Playing here there and everywhere in his bid for freedom and combining a virtuosic blend of honed lyricism with the distinct artistry of a folk and blues musician, Lewis’ music makes for a unique melange that strikes of honesty and a bygone era.


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Friday 12th July @ 11pm 

Free entry before 11pm, £3 after.

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The People's String Foundation


THE PEOPLE'S STRING


FOUNDATION


Mixing artisan flavours with urban/world beats, 

The People's String Foundation are fast being recognised as the heavyweights of the South 

West. Led by the virtuoso violin stylings of Ben Sutcliffe.


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Wednesday 17th July @ 9pm  - Free entry!

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Find out more at their official website.


Septabeat


SEPTABEAT



Septabeat is the stage name of UK based 

drummer and music producer Sam Gardner. He writes and plays live Drum & Bass and other electronic styles using acoustic drums and a multitude of live electronic FX - a fusion of explosive drumming and electronic sounds.


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Friday 19th July @ 11pm 

Free entry before 11pm, £3 after.

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Uphill And Still


UPHILL AND STILL



Though their sound is not entirely traditional, 

Uphill and Still have sprung out from a life of perpetual movement, reflective of old-time wanderers bound to a life on the road. raw, commanding vocals combined with strings, household percussion and influences of home drawn from opposite sides of the Atlantic.

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Wednesday 24th July @ 9pm - Free entry!

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Find out more at their official website


Solid Gone (Image © AJK Creative)


SOLID GONE



Drawing on traditional blues and folk influences, Solid Gone mix together powerful vocals, raw Delta Blues guitar and an almost tribal foot-stomping beat to create their original Skiffle-Blues blend. Long-sercing mainstays of the Gloucester scene, they grow stronger with every live performance.


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Friday 26th July @ 11pm 

Free entry before 11pm, £3 after.

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CAFÉ RENÉ RHYTHM


& BLUES FESTIVAL 2019


From local circuit heroes to international touring powerhouses, we've geared 

up a whopping 7 days of live music for the Café René Rhythm & Blues Festival 2019. With over 15 acts, an outdoor bar and BBQ, and 7 days of music this is a week not to miss. And most importantly of all, it’s free entry all week!

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Monday 29th July - Thurs 1st August: Music indoors @ 9pm - Free Entry

Friday 2nd August: Music on The Green from 2pm - Free entry before 11pm

Saturday 3rd August: Music on The Green from 2pm - Free entry before 11pm

Sunday 4th August: Music on The Green from 2pm - Free entry

For more information, check our Facebook event.


AUGUST

Big Joe Bone


BIG JOE BONE



Pioneering his own brand of ‘Blues - Grass’ Music, Big Joe Bone mixes up Delta Blues, Bluegrass, oldtime, Gospel and hillbilly with rasping vocals, sublime slide guitar and a very heavy stomping boot! PLaying a blend of originals and standards from the greats, Big Joe Bone has been wowing audiences since 2012.


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Wednesday 7th August @ 9pm - Free Entry

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Find out more about Howlin' Mat here.


Hired Guns


HIRED GUNS



Gloucester’s heroes of Hard Rock, Hired guns’ anthemic sound is rooted in big grooves and powerful vocal melodies, with a pinch of southern grit for flavour. Taking cues from classic rock to country, they will have your hips shaking and your head banging from the word go!



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Friday 9th August @ 11pm 

Free entry before 11pm, £3 after.

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Kris Dollimore


KRIS DOLLIMORE



With a career in music spanning four decades, Kris has graced some of the world’s finest stages and played with international artists at all levels.

performing as a solo artist he has toured relentlessly across the UK and Europe, his acoustic Blues earning a hard core of loyal fans that grows by the day.


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Wednesday 14th August @ 9pm - Free Entry! 

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Find out more about Kris Dollimore here.


PIzzatramp


PIZZATRAMP +


SUPPORT


Foul-mouthed and full of hell, these South Wales Thrash-Punks are a three piece with two chords, one-minute songs and no idea. Specializing in blasts of full throttle Punk noise and whipping audiences across the country into a frenzy, this 

one is not one for the faint of heart.

Support TBC.

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Friday 16th August @ 11pm

Free entry before 11pm, £3 after.

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The Washboard Resonators


THE WASHBOARD


RESONATORS


Hailing from Leeds, The Washboard Resonators are best described as ‘a Ragtime street band meets a Hollywood musical on a theatre stage somewhere in around 1932’. Mixing up Jazz, Ragtime, Comedy and Vaudeville, This pair of entertainers and their collection of old time instruments conjure up a stomping good time.

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Wednesday 21st August @ 9pm - Free entry!

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More info about The Washboard Resonators here.


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Friday 23rd August @ 11:00pm 

Free entry before 11pm, £3 after.



Mother Vulture


MOTHER VULTURE +


DEATH IS A GIRL


Storming stages since 2015, Raucous Rock ‘n’ Roll Hellraisers Mother Vulture bring their high-energy riffing, anthemic hooks, and chaotic live show to Cafe Rene. The best band to have ever existed (at least so they tell us), they’re not to be missed. support from Cheltenham'alt-rock heroes 

Death Is A Girl.

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Wednesday 28th August @ 9pm - Free Entry!

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Hear more from Mother Vulture here.


The Heavy Rain Band


THE HEAVY RAIN


BAND


Steadily making a name for themselves and impressing audiences up and down the country, The Heavy Rain band always deliver. With a range of Rock and Pop covers from AC/DC to Led Zeppelin, Beth Hart to Joan Jett, Stereophonics to Guns & Roses, and all your sing-along favourites to boot!


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Friday 30th August @ 11pm 

Free entry before 11pm, £3 after.

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WANT TO PERFORM AT CAFÉ RENÉ?


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