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

Friday 22nd July

Colchester Arts Centre – South African Gospel Singers
Molloy’s – Angel Fire
Roberts Live Lounge – Bouncing Off Concrete
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)
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club – Fleece Jazz: Will Butterworth Trio
The Britannia – Black Cat Bone
The Bull (Main Bar) – Cameron Mackie (5.30pm), Greg Blackman ‘Live @ 6.45’ (6.45pm), The Current
The Bull (The Soundhouse) – Vardo and The Boss EP Launch: Vardo and The Boss, Raidan Koboyashi, Tony Gibson, Pistols and Vultures
The Cherry Tree – The Collective
Tin Pan Alley – The Seasiders
Twisters – Twisters Unplugged: Newtons Apple
Vallies Lounge -Orange Juice: DJ Mark Jones (Gay Night)
V Bar – We Got The Funk!! Housework, Dilute To Taste, DJ Freddy
Victoria Inn – Pure Acoustic Jam Night

Saturday 23rd July
Fashion Caf̩ РAvvee It: DJs Doug Scott, Fingers Malone, Gbj, Chunky Fingers, DJ Baska
Jon Owen Barn, Fordham – Sunset Sessions: AOF, Autobeat, Counterpoint, Krash Williams, Psalmdrummers, Young Fire,
Layer Marney Tower – Valhalla Festival 2011: The Los Palmas 6
Near Colchester! – Freekie Fest 2011: DJs Andy Burr, LittleJoe, Dutchie, Kev C, ARIS, Tom Dove, Jay O’connel, Gavin Rayner, Andy Moore & Doosh, Ray Keith (2 sets), StereoFreakz, CyberDog, Worzal, Matt’ Tha Hatt, Rev Wright, Seffi B, Roachie, Dave ‘Quicklung’ Paris, Stat Ic, Shoesy, Gemison, Floyd Fresh, Danny Oliver
Molloy’s – Cushti
Roberts Live Lounge – 80s 90s Night: DJ Simon Lewis
Route – Get Funk’d: DJ Sammy P, Tinman, Swanky, MC Kie
Silk Road – SlavzIIHouse presents Ibiza Soul
The Bull (Main Bar) – Scooby
The Bull (Soundhouse) – Praying Mantis, Izzy Stone
The Fat Cat – Simon Page
Tin Pan Alley – Rasp Thorne And The Briars, Buddy Dickens
Twisters – DJ Sam Leppard
Vallies Lounge – GaydarRadio Takeover with DJ Phil Marriot (Gay Night)
Victoria Inn – Doll Set Tones
V Bar – The Party: DJ Yoshi

Sunday 24th July
Layer Marney Tower – Valhalla Festival 2011: Surfquake, Saltdog
Lion Walk Shopping Centre – SoUNDAY Shopping: Hatcheck Honeys, Shane Diggens (1pm)
Silk Road – Sunday R.A.W (Dancehall, Reggae, Soca) DJs N.O.D, U.K.S
Slack Space – The Medlars at The Art Auction
Stanway Rovers FC – Colchester Jazz Club:   John Goddard’s Okeh All Stars
Tin Pan Alley – Jam Night hosted by Richard Dobney (7pm)
Victoria Inn – Cold Norton (5pm)

Monday 25th July
Molloy’s – TBC
The Bull – Jam Night hosted by Lee Carter
Twisters – Twisters’ Record Club