Keep Colchester Cool’s guide to Gigs and Music Events in Colchester this weekend

Friday 30th September
Bar Nineteen – Caribbean Love: DJs Kevin, J Dhocks (Soca, Dance Hall, Reggae)
Greenlands – Freestyle House Syndicate
Hidden Kiosks РThe Bike Guru Caf̩ Opening Party: Ed Pattle (Acoustic)
Molloy’s – Batman’s Cat
Qube – SHAFT: Soul Classics, Jazz, Funk, Weekender Anthems, RnB – DJs Gilly, Jimmi Dixon, Chaz J
Roberts Live Lounge – FX Band
Slack Space – Pianofriday (11am-6pm)
Slug and Lettuce – GrownSoul presents The Slug Sessions: DJ CantCutCarwyn
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club – Fleece Jazz: Kevin Flanagan
The Bull (Main Bar) – Park & Ride (5.30pm), Lady Bird & The Larks (6.45pm), Jukebox Fury
The Bull (The Soundhouse) – Friday Night Blues Jam
The Judge and Jury – Criminal Chaos presents Governors Luck, The Chambers, Wideboy Generation
Tin Pan Alley – Gentleman Tim and The Contenders
Twisters – Howard and Huffle’s High Fidelity: DJs Ben Howard and Matt Huffle
Vallies Lounge – Orange Juice: DJ Mark Jones (Gay Night)
V Bar – DJ Freddy
Victoria Inn – Pinkie’s Speakeasy

Saturday 1st October
Colchester Arts Centre – Freedom Sounds Reggae Market Launch Event: Wayne MacAuthor & The Universal Players
King Edward’s Quay at The Hythe – Party On The Boat: drift_, Jamie Williams Roots Collective (Cosmic Puffin 2012 Fundraiser)
Molloy’s – Was 3000
Roberts Live Lounge – Full Phat 5
Route (Main Room)- Hed Kandi: World Series Barcelona – DJs Jamie Richards, Stu Odulay
Route (Room Two) – A Journey Back 2 House: DJs John Martin, Les Broughton, Gem Jr, Harry Hibbs, Will Roberts
Sky Rooms – THE BIG LICK: DJ Yoshi, Oxy, Rev (Metal/Rock/Alternative Night)
The Bull (Main Bar) – Undercover
The Bull (Soundhouse) – Surfquake
The Fat Cat – Live Music TBC
The Layer Fox – Voodoo Child
The Judge and Jury – The Downsetters
Tin Pan Alley – Live Music TBC
Twisters – DJ Sam Leppard
Vallies Lounge – DJ Steffy (Gay Night)
V Bar – Noughties Night

Sunday 2nd October
Stanway Rovers FC – Colchester Jazz Club: Mysto’s Hot Lips
Victoria Inn – Ash Mandrake (5pm)

Monday 3rd October
Colchester Arts Centre – Colchester Folk Club: Martin Simpson
Molloy’s – Acoustic Night TBC
The Bull – Jam Night
Twisters – Twisters’ Record Club