Alan Wilkinson/Lee Boyd Allatson + Daniel Thompson + Sue Lynch/Dawid Frydyk/Guillaume Viltard/Dave Fowler – 30 November 2016

  Sue Lynch/Dawid Frydyk/Guillaume Viltard/Dave Fowler Reed player and Horse Improv organiser brings her new quartet to the club with trumpet/double bass/drums + Daniel Thompson Solo from this excellent acoustic guitarist with a highly original take on the Derek Bailey, John Russell approach to dissonance and attack + Alan Wilkinson/Lee …

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 …