Refurbishment at Ryan’s Bar

Sorry to announce that Ryan’s refurb still won’t be finished in time for April’s gig on the 27th, but watch this space coz we’ll be re-opening with a bang on Wednesday 25 May 2016. Line-up revealed very soon!

The Founder Effect + Weavils – 28 October 2015

THE FOUNDER EFFECT: Alan Wilkinson (reeds)/ John Coxon (guitar,lx) / Pat Thomas (keyboards)/ Steve Noble (drums) Sadly the first performance in some time for this great quartet with four of the best improvisers around. + WEAVILS: Mick Beck (tenor sax,bassoon) / Alex Ward (clarinet) / Chris Cundy (bass clarinet) Highly …

Sean Noonan Pavees Dance Electric Trio + Alan Wilkinson/Charles Webber – 30 September 2015

Sean Noonan Pavees Dance Electric Trio: Sean Noonan (drums)/Johnny Richards (keyboards, electronics)/Michael Bardon (bass, electronics). New project from Brooklyn-based drummer who has worked with the likes of Jamaaladeen Tacuma and Marc Ribot with two musicians from Leeds-based Shatner’s Bassoon. Noonan/Tacuma/Buerger: + Alan Wilkinson/Charles Webber Resident Titan of saxes and lately …

Blix + Bitten By A Monkey – 29 July 2015

As usual flimflam takes a break after the July gig and comes back in September. This gig features a fine line-up again, this time curated by Ivor Kallin. Blix: Ivor Kallin (fretless bass) / Graham Painting (guitar) / Jim LeBaigue (drums). Newly configured trio guaranteed to blow some of that …