Our Open Mic is a friendly and relaxed evening of varied music, every Monday. Bring your guitar, your keyboard, your harp… Play us a song or two, have a drink on us if you do.
Midweek live music normally begins around 9.30pm and features a host of local, national and international talents. Expect folk, jazz, funk, blues & beyond.
There’s an exciting DJ line-up each weekend, mainly sourced from record shops local to us. Expect classic to modern soul, disco to electronica, 80′s/AOR to hip-hop. All DJs play vinyl.
Tuesdays / Galli Live
Featuring the most exciting emerging local, national & international acts. See future stars here first - previous acts include George Ezra, Marlon Williams (NZ), Roo Panes, The Cadbury Sisters, Stevie Parker, Bad Sounds & Alex Burey to name but a few. Always free entry. See full listings
Thursday / The Groove Den
Saxophonist James Morton hosts an evening of live funk, soul & beats with an all-star cast. Regular performers include Ian Matthews (drums) and Garry Alesbrook (trumpet) - both of Kasabian fame, Annie Lennox guitarist Tony Remy, virtuoso violinist John Pierce and Jazz Cafe favourite Marcus Bonfanti. Free entry, as always
Saturday / Centre For Better Grooves DJs
The best in jazz, funk, soul, disco & hip-hop with DJs DWithdrawn, Mont's Mosaic, Skint, Simiah & guests. Heavyweight vinyl from heavyweight vinyl junkies. Early arrival recommended. Free entry. The Centre For Better Grooves record store (1c Cranbrook Road BS6 7BJ)
Sunday / The Bristol SessionsA fortnightly showcase from #TheBristolSessions with their house band featuring: Anders Olinder (keys), Miguel Andrews (drums), Charlie Allen (guitar), Ranoah (vocals), James Paton (vocals) and hosted by Ruth Royall. Expect guest appearances from some of Bristol's biggest and best vocalists and musicians.