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.

The Fab Two

Date: 25th April 2019

Time: 21:00

Join us for a cracking night of live music from this fantastic Beatles Tribute Act.

Bowman, Hull & The Instant Band

Date: 2nd May 2019

Time: 21:00

Backed by the extraordinary ‘Instant Band’ with James Pheasant on Ukulele Bass and Jason Allum on drums, Bowman, Hull & The Instant Band deliver stunning performances and display excellent musicianship.

Jade Bowman plays a Gibson 335 improvising sublime solos with subtlety & flair. Chris Hull sings with a rich warm tone and plays acoustic guitar, resonator and electric guitar.

With a repertoire consisting of pieces by rhythm & blues artists Muddy Waters, Son House & Robert Johnson, combined with original compositions both songs & instrumental pieces Bowman & Hull performances are as diverse as they are dynamic.

The Sarah Knight Band ~ Bank Holiday Gig

Date: 5th May 2019

Time: 21:00

A band you absolutely do not want to miss!

The band is a Blues Rock cover band covering artists such as Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Free, The Who, Frank Zappa, Rush, Janis Joplin, Rival Sons, Fleetwood Mac, Band of Skulls, James Brown, Jeff Beck, but also mixing in some more up to date artists such as Portishead, Dusty Springfield and Goldfrapp all done in their own blues style. Sarah Knight fronts the band with stunning vocals that captivate any audience. Lee Kirkman is the man machine holding everyone together with his hard hitting technical style and Liam Gibb provides a seductive and thumping bass that wonders and roams free. The solid rhythm section ensures that Andy Scoffin is free to let that incredible guitar scream and sing for his amazing solos.

So if you fancy some stunning vocals with a modern twist on the classic blues rock bands of the 70s. Hendrix meets Goldfrapp, Bonamassa meets Portishead. Sarah Knight and the Blue Stones are the exciting must see band that you just can’t miss!

The Covers Brothers

Date: 9th May 2019

Time: 21:00

Playing classic songs from the past 6 decades we’re excited to be welcoming The Covers Brothers to the Manvers for the first time.

Rebecca Lomas

Date: 23rd May 2019

Time: 21:00

We’re excited to welcome Rebecca Lomas, with her stunning vocals to the Manvers this May.

The Franchise

Date: 26th May 2019

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.

Baron Lewis

Date: 6th June 2019

Time: 21:00

Join us for an evening of acoustic covers, Baron Lewis return, 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.”

The Moonshiners

Date: 20th June 2019

Time: 21:00

Join us for another great night of Rock & Roll with the ever fantastic Moonshiners – two family guys with a passion for music!

Mainly playing music from the 1950’s era and singing well known harmonies from great performers such as The Everly Brothers and The Beatles, Elvis Presley to name but a few. They also include few modern hits from bands such as Green Day but these are minimal & Chris the bassist writes a lot of his own material which adds a great bonus for the Duo.

This is a band you do not want to miss!

Lady Rose

Date: 4th July 2019

Time: 21:00

Lady Rose perform an eclectic mix of covers from the 50s to present day which touch of various genres from Reggae to Pop to Folk to Jazz and everything between. Impressive Vocals and finely crafted music make for an unforgettable musical experience. With a recent live performance on Notts TV and their debut single appearing on BBC introducing they are one to watch for 2019!


Date: 11th July 2019

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.