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

Friday 15th July
Molloy’s – Batman’s Cat
River Lodge – Stoney Road
Roberts Live Lounge – Wully Bully
Silk Road – SlavzIIhouse Silk Session broadcast on engimalive.com: DJ Hutch and Darryl Wright (7pm)
Silk Road – FunkyFridaze – Prince AKA DJ Nod (Urban Vibes Funky House, Hip Hop, R&B)
Slack Space – Pianofriday (11am-6pm)
Slack Space – June Mini-Fest: Acoustic Sessions with Jon Murfin & Friends
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club – Fleece Jazz: Zoe Gilby Quintet
The Britannia – Blues Night with Richard Townend
The Bull (Main Bar) – Josh Sandifer (5.30pm),   Black Cat Bone (Stripped) (6.45pm), Rekovered
The Bull (The Soundhouse) – Runaway Ducks presents Burn The Headlines, Two Steps Twice, Depth, Bad Sign
The Cherry Tree – Weekend Soundtrack
The Foresters Arms – Hat Check Honeys
Tin Pan Alley – Vintage Circus presents Gypsy Hill
Twisters – We Used To Vacation: DJ Dickie
Vallies Lounge -Orange Juice: DJ Mark Jones (Gay Night)
V Bar – 50s Rock n Roll Night: DJ Freddy
Victoria Inn – Pure Acoustic Jam Night

Saturday 16th July
Colchester Carnival – Throughout the town and in Castle Park
Eight Ash Green Festival – Greg Blackman, Amy Fry, Day Of The Sirens, Ghsot of Men (2pm)
Headgate Theatre – AcoustiCity: 3 Boxes (Clive Gregson, Mark Griffiths, Andy Roberts), Bob Rafkin
Molloy’s – Time Out
Roberts Live Lounge – 80s 90s Night: DJ Buzby
Secret Location – The Purple Party for Nikki McGowan (RIP): New Town Kings, Chasing Tigers, DJs Shock, MashD, Roachie, Cyberdog, Rob Perfect and TC Brown, Collin Patterson, Ket Shah, Ruth McGowan. Call 07827 327229 or 07768 579677 for tickets
Silk Road – Housexy
Sky Rooms – Engima: DJ Ryo (Gay Night)
Slack Space – June Mini-Fest: Later After The Carnival – Dingus Khan, The New Nobodies, The Ocean Red. Powered by eCLECTIC mEDICINAL sYSTEM
The Arena – Jump Back Boogie: The Sugar Foot Stomp
The Bull (Main Bar) – East Of Java
The Bull (Soundhouse) – Essex Rocks and Runaway Ducks presents This Blank Page, IntoTheNorthSea, Collider
The Fat Cat – Stronium Cats
Tin Pan Alley – TBA
Twisters – DJs Sam Leppard and Sean Rigby
Vallies Lounge – DJ Steffy (Gay Night)
V Bar – The Party: DJ Yoshi

Sunday 17th July
Castle Park (Bandstand) – Colne Harmony & Long Melford Silver Band (3pm)
Lion Walk Shopping Centre – SoUNDAY Shopping: Route 134, This Blank Page (1pm)
Silk Road – Sunday R.A.W (Dancehall, Reggae, Soca) DJs N.O.D, U.K.S
Stanway Rovers FC – Colchester Jazz Club: Brian Giles’ Mahogany Hall Stompers
Tin Pan Alley – Jam Night hosted by Richard Dobney (7pm)
Victoria Inn – Josie Vagio (5pm)

Monday 18th July
Molloy’s – Funke and the Two Tone Baby
The Bull – Jam Night hosted by Lee Carter
Twisters – Twisters’ Record Club

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