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The Sixties Invasion

Featuring the original multi-hit makers 'Marmalade' (UK first hit Lovin’ Things), platinum selling 'Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich' (the UK Singles Chart No 1 The Legend of Xanadu) and 'The Tornadoes' (world hit No 1 Telstar), three of the bands that made British pop music the best in the world in the swinging sixties.

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Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 7:30pm

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Music and Word: The Romantics

Event Date: 
26/01/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Venue: 
St Nicholas Priory

Creative Productions SW present an evening of poetry and music of the Romantic era. Join us in exploring the exciting times of Byron, Keats and Shelley, Beethoven, Schubert, Rossini and others for violin, mezzo-soprano and piano.

Enjoy the performance of spoken word and music, evoking the Romantic era and exploring the trials of the ‘Byronic heroes’ and the music of their time.

The Story of Guitar Heroes 2019

Event Date: 
26/01/2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Corn Exchange, Market Street, Exeter

"THE STORY OF GUITAR HEROES"

"If you like music and guitars you will LOVE this show!"

Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Hank Marvin, Brian May and Slash are just some of the outstanding guitar heroes you will have chance to experience in one amazing show!

This phenomenal live concert style 'rockumentry' is performed by the extraordinarily talented and renowned musician: Phil Walker, and his exceptional band.

With over 30 guitars used on stage, the show accurately recreates the sound and ambiance of each guitar hero starting from the 1950's to the present day.

Gothic Dartmoor

Event Date: 
01/02/2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Cygnet Theatre

Friday 1st February      7.30pm

Wren Music
Gothic Dartmoor

Piano and song recital in Sidmouth

Event Date: 
08/02/2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Venue: 
Sidholme Music Room, Elysian Fields, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 8UJ

Alex Wilson (piano) and Alex Poulton (baritone) perform music of the early 20th Century, including rarely heard music by Ivor Gurney, Benjamin Britten and Frederick Septimus Kelly. Come to hear some music that hasn’t been performed in over 100 years in advance of a Toccata Classics CD release of previously unrecorded piano works by F.S.Kelly later in the year.

Entry is Free, with a retiring collection in aid of the Music Room Restoration Fund.

Whitney - Queen of the Night

Event Date: 
10/02/2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Northcott

Taking us on a magical rollercoaster ride through three decades of classic hits that include, I Wanna Dance With Somebody, One Moment In Time, I’m Every Woman, Saving All My Love and so much more.

This award winning production features a sensational line-up of musicians and artistes, and together with a powerhouse and breath-taking performance in the spirit of Whitney, deliver a show that exceeds expectation on every level.

https://exeternorthcott.co.uk/calendar/whitney-queen-of-the-night/

The Big Chris Barber Jazz Band

Event Date: 
15/02/2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Northcott

Jazz Legend, Chris Barber, celebrates his 70th Anniversary as band-leader in 2019 with a Europe-wide concert tour.

Inspired by the ‘King Oliver Creole Jazz Band’, Chris formed his first  Band in 1949, at the age of  just nineteen, and has since gone on to become not only Europe’s most successful and influential bandleaders, but a bona fide jazz legend

The Book of Genesis

Event Date: 
23/02/2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Be prepared for a totally immersive experience when we take you back to the 1970s and celebrate the songs of the influential progressive rock band Genesis. The show accurately recreates the music and songs from 1970 – 1977 complete with period musical instruments, reproduction Gabriel masks and costumes, animated slide show, and atmospheric synchronised lighting in a packed 3-hour show.

The performance features two exceptional drummers who recreate the double drumming experience from Seconds Out and later Genesis shows.

An absolute must for lovers of early Genesis music!

The Bootleg Beatles

Event Date: 
01/03/2019 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Corn Exchange, Market Street, Exeter

The world’s most famous Beatles Tribute band continues to draw critical acclaim from across the globe with their stunning  recreation of  the greatest songbook of all time. Tracing the Fab Four’s journey through the sixties, every tiny detail is meticulously covered from costumes to authentic period instruments; from their witty 'Scouse' banter to their 'inflection perfect' vocal mimicry. Complete with  a little help from their orchestral ensemble,  this is a not-to-be-missed spectacular for ‘Beatlemaniacs' of all ages. 

It's not the Beatles…..but you simply won’t believe it!

My Generation – The Who Story

Event Date: 
02/03/2019 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

My Generation – The Who Story is the ultimate celebration of one of the most iconic bands of our time. The show features full 7-piece band The Who’s recreating the biggest moments and playing the biggest hits from the bands storied career.

Taking you on a journey that begins with the kings of Mod, with the music that inspired youth culture through their major mile stones, the iconic concept albums Tommy and Quadrophenia and right through the years that saw them transform from leaders of a movement to creative geniuses that changed the face of music.

Funke and the Two Tone Baby @ Exeter Cavern

Event Date: 
03/03/2019 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cavern, 83-84 Queen St, Exeter EX4 3RP

Funke and the Two Tone Baby is a one man sonic explosion. Uncategorized and uncharted. Jammed halfway between frenzied alt-blues and metronomic dance beats.

Combining guitar and harmonica with beatboxing and effects that seamlessly collide the organic with the mechanical to create a fresh sound of unstoppable rhythm and unrelenting melody.