We love live music, which is why, every Thursday evening throughout the year we offer you a live band night.
Take a look at who will be playing over the coming months.

Copper Head Road

Date: 1st February 2018

Time: 21:00

Join us for what promises to be a great night with this fantastic Americana covers band. We’re excited to be welcoming Copper Head Road to the Manvers for the first time. They’ll be bringing a great set that includes covers from the likes of Steve Earl, Tom Petty & Chuck Berry.

Adam Smith

Date: 8th February 2018

Time: 21:00

We’re excited to welcome this outstanding young musician to the Manvers this February. Adam Smith will be joining us, playing a mix of jazz, soul, pop and blues covers. Ranging from old 50s and 60s stuff right through to modern songs.


Date: 15th February 2018

Time: 21:00

Mandarins make a return call to the Manvers this February. This Nottinghamshire based rock covers band play an eclectic mix of music from the 60’s to present day.

Beeston Blues Company

Date: 22nd February 2018

Time: 21:00

A Beeston based Blues combo. So Bluesy they were going to be called Bluesy McBluesface. We’re really looking forward to welcoming these guys back to the Manvers for a great evening of blues.


Date: 1st March 2018

Time: 21:00

MUHA with their newly recorded album REKA meaning River offers a new tradition in contemporary Eastern European music, influenced by the multicultural society in the UK, the band is a brilliant live act. Entertaining with their musicianship through a sound stemming from eastern roots and engaging audiences through a variety of languages and catchy grooves. Combining the melodic beauty of Eastern European folklore, North Indian Kathak rhythms, Cuban beats and original lyrics they mesmerise with a musical feast rooted in the Slavonic tradition but cultured from the world.

MUHA’s musicians come from different walks of life and each one of them combines their expertise to create a truly unique sound. The band formed in 2004 when singer/ songwriter Iryna Muha met guitarist Dmitry Fedotov. Together with Louise Clements on bass/kathak vocals and Nikki Mckenzie percussion, MUHA offers an enthralling fusion of Slavonic-rooted music enhanced with rhythms and global folklore narratives.

The Franchise

Date: 8th March 2018

Time: 21:00

Formed in 2004, The Franchise is a Nottingham-based band who play a varied mix of songs. Given half a chance, they’ll play you some of their own. Join us as we welcome them to Radcliffe for a great night of live music.

Higgs Bo’sun

Date: 16th March 2018

Time: 20:30

Join us for an unmissable start to this years St. Patrick’s weekend, with live music from Higgs Bo’sun.
Guiness will be flowing as will the sound of Irish folk!

Dark Horse

Date: 17th March 2018

Time: 21:00

Dark Horse return to the Manvers this St. Patricks weekend, bringing their fantastic Irish Folk sound with them.


Date: 22nd March 2018

Time: 21:00

Boobadust band perform at The Manvers Arms

RnB band featuring Dick Daniel aka ‘Lightnin’ Dan’, Rich Warren and Pete Tattersall aka ‘George Thunderbird. Together they make a fine combination for RnB blues music. We can’t wait for these guys to return to the Manvers.



Baron Lewis

Date: 29th March 2018

Time: 21:00

“Baron Lewis are an acoustic covers duo playing floor filling hits with soulful vocals and awesome guitar play, you won’t be disappointed, these guys rock!
Barons’ style is wide blend of rock, soul, Latino and country, and it all appears, in various guises, however there is a distinctive theme and thread throughout the music, and that is the beauty of Barons’ voice.”