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Blues at The Fold 5
(Thursday 13 June 2013)
Blues at The Fold Saturday 6th July   Our widely acclaimed sell-out Festival is back for a 5th year!   Blues at The Fold combines the best of The Fold with the best Blues talent...

Callow End Festival
(Thursday 6 June 2013)
Callow End's music festival & family fun day - two stages of bands, entertainment for kids of all ages, the Callow End sports day, market stalls and much, much more... Check it out on Saturday...

Severn Sound Festival
(Monday 27 May 2013)
SevernSounds is a brand new festival coming to Worcester for three days this summer! Supporting local music and local charities SevernSounds aims to engage the community in a one off event to kick...

County Composer set for Royal Variety
(Tuesday 6 November 2012)
A COUNTY composer who penned popular game show theme tunes is now following in the footsteps of Sir Edward Elgar after being asked to compose the music for this year’s Royal Variety...

Snodfest
(Saturday 15 September 2012)
Set in Upton Snodsbury Park, the festival promotes, encourages and showcases musicians, artists, and performers from the local area.  The festival is a charity event, run entirely by...

Norton Theatre Group Open Auditions
(Wednesday 5 September 2012)
A local theatre group is holding open auditions for the annual pantomime Aladdin. Fancy treading the boards, working backstage or generally helping out? check out www.nortontheatregroup.org.uk Info...

The Big Busk
(Sunday 8 July 2012)
City Centre to Explode with Music at The Big Busk Saturday, July 14th 2012 Worcester City Centre There’ll be singing and dancing in the streets on Saturday, July 14th as Worcester Music...

Half Way To New York
(Saturday 7 July 2012)
Fred M Promotions Present   (In association with Backstage Promotions)       Monday 16th July.   Keystones, Worcester.     This British rock band who...

The Cakeman Show on longside radio
(Friday 6 July 2012)
You've eaten his cakes (probably), now you can hear him on his very own internet radio show showcasing some of the areas finest musicians. - The Cake Man Show will air Longside Radio...

The Task In Hand - More than just another gig
(Thursday 21 June 2012)
The Task In Hand are back putting on shows that offer more than just a night of live music The Task in Hand has been dormant for the past couple of years what with a new baby and much traveling, but...

Julilee Jamboree @ The Marrs Bar
(Monday 21 May 2012)
courtesy of www.rhythm-and-booze.co.uk It’s not often that I preview a show here on Rhythm & Booze, but I’ve got to say, if you only attend one gig in Worcester then you really...

The End Festival
(Monday 21 May 2012)
Callow End club present  THE END FESTIVAL Saturday 7th July 2012 A fantastic lineup of acts from across the 2 counties and beyond, for a very VERY reasonable entrance fee. more infio at...

Acoustic Lunch - Sam Holmes, Matt Woosey and more.
(Sunday 20 May 2012)
VERY excited aout this months Acoustic Lunch. 5 truely wonderful live acts performing for your aural pleasure. As always, its free entry and families are welcome. MATT WOOSEY SAM...

Blues at The Fold 4 – The Line Up
(Sunday 13 May 2012)
Saturday 7th July 2012 The Fold, Bransford, Worcester, WR6 5JB www.bluesatthefold.co.uk Following the sell out of 2011, Worcester’s Blues at The Fold 4 will be bigger and better than ever....

Worcester Music Festival at The Hive
(Saturday 7 April 2012)
Saturday, 28 April 2012 (12noon - 7pm) For one day only, the team behind Worcester Music Festival are taking over The Hive, Worcester's newest public building. As with the festival itself, the...

Showaddywaddy come to Worcester
(Saturday 24 March 2012)
Okay, its a massive guilty pleasure, but Showaddywaddy are coming to Worcester. They have long been established as Europe's most successful exponents of retro-inspired Rock & Roll. The...

The Acoustic Lunch Returns
(Sunday 11 March 2012)
Carol Sampson Richard Clarke & The Rafters The KCs Pete Clough Live @ The Old Rectifying House North Parade Worcester Sunday 25th March   Sound supplied by Garrington Tee &...

Worcester Rock City Battle of the Bands
(Sunday 4 March 2012)
The Worcester Rock City BATTLE OF THE BANDS will be held at the Velvet Lounge Nightclub in March/April 2012. The 1st hound heats will be held on Wednesday 28th March, 4th and 11th April 2012.The...

Insanely talented local Blues Rock Trio play The Marrs Bar
(Sunday 4 March 2012)
Friday 16th March sees the immensely talented and critically acclaimed Virgil& The Accelerators take to the stage of one of the area’s finest live music venues. Their critically acclaimed...

“Emma Skipp and Friends” Variety nights
(Friday 24 February 2012)
VARIETY NIGHTS  Mr Creaton’s Coffee Shop Arrow Valley visitors centre, Redditch   Local Singer Emma Skipp who usually can be found on stage at venues such as Wembley Stadium, or...

Clive John and The Spirit Band
(Sunday 19 February 2012)
Clive John brings his own songs to town. Clive is the voice of the critically acclaimed Johnny Cash Roadshow. However he is essentially a songwriter and talented musician. Over the past year Clive...

Mike Harding - "Me, guitar and some more daft stuff"
(Sunday 19 February 2012)
The near legendary Mike Harding is paying a visit to Huntingdon Hall on March 31st "Me, guitar and some more daft stuff" An evening of songs, daft stories and monologues from the man...

Sam Eden @ Live and Unsigned
(Sunday 19 February 2012)
Malvern musician Sam Eden will be performing in the regional finals of Live and Unsigned, the UK’s biggest original music competition. Sam will be competing alongside the regions most...

Olympic Torch Party Funding (Views from the Sauce)
(Sunday 12 February 2012)
From the Worcester Standard - "A COUNCILLOR has slammed Worcester City Council's decision to spend £50,000 on helping to host a huge party to mark the arrival of the Olympic Torch in ...

Early Music event in Worcseter
(Friday 10 February 2012)
Worcestershire Early Music are staging four days of live music and workshops at the Guildhall. The festival begins on Wednesday (February 15) at 7.30pm with guitar duo Dodici Corde who will be...

Room 13 Closes
(Wednesday 8 February 2012)
Room 13 on Farrier Street had become a popular venue for young people to enjoy live music and was looking to expand its activities for the city's youth. But just over three months after...

Local Festivals Galore
(Monday 6 February 2012)
There are a couple of new local festivals happening this year. The first of which is Wu Stock,  a one day event happpening on April 21st, on the grounds of Christopher Whitehead lanuage...

Sunday Tap LIVE
(Sunday 11 December 2011)
The Brewery Tap is reviving  its splendid live music past thanks to Clarquitt Promotions who will be promoting live music every sunday night at the lowesmoor pub/venue. Here's the listings for...

2012 Bob Dylan Weekend
(Sunday 11 December 2011)
The Bob Dylan tribute event is in its 10th year and to celebrate its is bigger, at more venues, over an entire weekend. Hopefully it will also promote a dialogue about Dylan's music, literature,...

Jam / Open Mic Nights In Worcester
(Saturday 10 December 2011)
  Here are just a few of the open mic / jamming nights in the Worcseter area.   The Brewery Tap Jam Every Monday http://www.facebook.com/groups/TheTapJam/   The Cock &...

The last Acoustic Lunch of 2011
(Thursday 17 November 2011)
Possibly the last Acoustic Lunch of 2011, and what what a stonkin' lineup. THE BARFLYS The Barflys are now often...

Richard Clarke exhibition
(Sunday 23 October 2011)
Richard Ckarke says "My first solo exhibition in a very long time, I'm very excited and honoured to be displaying my work in The cellar gallery of the worcester arts workshop. Running from 23rd...

Oxjam Worcester
(Tuesday 4 October 2011)
Boston Tea Party, Worcester is playing host to the acoustic stage of the OXJAM FESTIVAL in th city.   Playing live are ... Sherry Counsellors 7.15 - 7.40 Babble 8-8.30 Ben Green...

Top 10 band Profiles on NJS
(Wednesday 14 September 2011)
There are over 100 artist profiles online right now - These are the most viewed #1 Ronda ; #2 Ria ; #3 Silver Angel ; #4 East Of The Sun  ; #5 Wooden Horse   ; #6...

Babajack Get Signed
(Friday 9 September 2011)
Friends of NJS - BABAJACK, are currently in the process of being signed to CrossBorder Records,  a blues/folk/roots label affiliated to BluesMatters Magazine, and Proper Music Distribution. The...

Ska Special @ Keystones
(Monday 13 June 2011)
In association with SECTION 6 PROMOTIONS & SLAP MAG. The Bunker are proud to announce that we have the fantastic SKAMBOMAMBO, all the way from Poland, as part of the UK Tour helped by Section...

WMF Fundraiser
(Monday 23 May 2011)
Friday 27th May is going to be a fantastic night at Keystones. Not only do we have some fantastic bands (Smokestack, Superkaine, Jakebox, String Theory), but we also have a fantastic drum...

Swapping 'Dirty' for 'Sexy'
(Wednesday 4 May 2011)
Dirty Oyster Caberet have unfortunatly had to pull out of the gig at Keystones  this Friday. So stepping into the gap are Das Sexy Clap, the power duo of Chris Wemyss and Kate Birch -...

LAZY SUNDAY @ CAFE BLISS
(Monday 4 April 2011)
  Worcester Arts Workshop Sansome Street Worcester (opposite Job Centre) ...

PROJECT 3580
(Monday 4 April 2011)
A fundraising music event at the Marrs Bar in Worcester on April 10th and 17th comprising of two all-day concerts featuring over 20 fantastic local acts who have very kindly agreed to play. SUN...

NJS Gig Guide needs you!!!!!
(Thursday 31 March 2011)
NOT JUST SAUCE (http://www.notjustsauce.com) NEEDS YOU!!!! The NJS gig has been DELETED!!! All the gigs for 2011 have GONE!!! We need your help to get the NJS gig guide back up and...

Lanes Bar Live is starting in May
(Sunday 20 March 2011)
Lanes Bar are looking for Bands to play at the new St.Johns live music venue on Saturdays, and also on the Monday nights Lanes Bar is pushing forward to be another big player in the worcester music...

The Only Alternative for new music
(Wednesday 9 March 2011)
The Only Alternative for new music . New and unsigned bands plus DJ Club Night. £2 all night.   Come and join us at Kesytones this Friday (11th March) for a fantastic array of live...

Live @ Boston - This Saturday Night
(Wednesday 9 March 2011)
Boston Tea Party once again opens its doors to Live Music. This month sees Paul Jefferys and his band of psychodelic folky troubadours entertain and enthral with the quite wonderful support of...

NJS FEST ...sort of.
(Sunday 6 March 2011)
A whole weekend of NJS live music next week. Like a mini music festival...sort of. Featuring ... The Vault Of Eagles The Callout Zim Zim King Dave Andy Coleman The Players Stompin' On...

New NJS Shop
(Sunday 20 February 2011)
NJS now has an online shop. Gig tickets are available for next Boston Tea Party show on Saturday 12th March, featuring Stompin' On Spiders and The Players.  The shop can be found at...

Mudball, The Modern & Glamour Chase @ Keystones
(Thursday 17 February 2011)
Every Friday night. Just a reminder that tomorrow is Friday. That means even more live original music at keystones, worcester. This week its the fantastic grunge pop punk worcestereans...

The Bunker Moves to Fridays!!
(Sunday 23 January 2011)
  The Bunker @ Keystones Live, unsigned, original bands, every Friday night   February 4th sees the first of a fantastically exciting new club night in Worcester. Promoted by both...

DPL Records Launch @ Keystones.
(Sunday 23 January 2011)
Come to keystones this Wednesday for a very special Bunker.  Not only is it the last one on a Wednesday before it moves to Fridays in February, but it is also the launch party/gig of new label DPL...

Worcester Music Festival on Facebook
(Wednesday 10 November 2010)
Plans for the 2011 Worcester Music Festival are well under way and we now have the Facebook Page set up, and we will be looking for acts soon. Goto...

Boozestock Is Back
(Wednesday 10 November 2010)
Boozestock is set to return to the Marrs Bar for its 12th (YES, 12TH) year, orgainised by not one, not two, but hopefully THREE promoters. Not Just Sauce, The Little Hellfire Club and Rhythm and...

Official Recievers @ Keystones
(Monday 8 November 2010)
Backstage Promotions are very proud to announce that the OFFICIAL RECEIVERS will be playing a very special one off performance on our Saturdays Live Bill @ Keystones with their high energy Soul Show...

V2A sign to NOITEKK label, Germany
(Monday 8 November 2010)
Worester Goth, Cyber Punk EBM band V2A proudly announce their signing of their new label contract with major German alternative label  NOITEKK - (part of Black Rain Media Group)...

The Bunker Hits The Weekend
(Saturday 6 November 2010)
The popular wednesday night orginal band night at Keystones has been so popular recently that they are now being moved to Friday Nights Starting in February 2011, Friday night @ Keystones will...

Only two weeks until the NJS All-Dayer.
(Saturday 6 November 2010)
Saturday 20th November sees the Worcester Arts Workshop taken over Not Just Sauce for a day of live music, local band videos (courtesy of ther King Dave Exhibition) and...

Malvern Oxjam
(Sunday 24 October 2010)
What is Oxjam? Oxjam is Oxfam's month-long music festival. It runs all through October with hundreds of events around the UK, all organised by people who know and love their local music scene. More...

Coming Up - Not Just Sauce projects...
(Tuesday 12 October 2010)
Not Just Sauce is not just an online gig guide. We also put on shows, help out bands to get gigs in the area, and beyond, write for the local papers  and much more. here are just a few...

Worcester Online News Mag - new edition
(Monday 20 September 2010)
Issue 5 of Worcester's monthly online news mag is now online. It features pics, videos and stories from this years Worcester Music Festival it looks great. check it out at...

The Uniting Elements @ AiR
(Thursday 16 September 2010)
Uniting Elements is an organisation formed by like-minded members of the Worcester community devoted to the creation of fundraising events for smaller local charities within the Worcestershire area...

Acoustic Lunch Rerturns
(Thursday 16 September 2010)
  The Acoustic Lunch returns for a new season on great live music at lunchtime at one of Worcesters finest venues. To kick things off we have the wonderful Robinson and his fine band of...

The Message - single release
(Sunday 5 September 2010)
Kevin Tudge, he of Malvern based band Rhonnda is releasing the song 'The Message' which Features the beautiful vocals of Laura Thompson & the guitar playing of Lewis Boulton. It will be...

The Pyramid Weekend - Lineup announced
(Sunday 5 September 2010)
The Pyramid Weekend is a three day music event at the Lamb in West Malvern, with the best bands and performers from Malvern and the surrounding area. The event has the Pyramid Stage, the Garden Stage...

NJS - The Future
(Saturday 4 September 2010)
Here at Not Just Sauce towers (well, small corner of a second floor flat, a slow internet connection and a leaky garage.) we are preparing for world domination. That may be a long way off, so for now...