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Friday 29th April - Filta

Another mighty fine Friday night Lagoonies….

FILTA are a 5 piece band who would love to spread their fresh, exciting and contemporary sound to many more beautiful areas around the country.
With a twin keyboard player sounding attack, a rhythm section laying down our grooves for our man at the front to soar through a wealth of classic dance and pop tunes, Filta would like to welcome you to their sound and exciting live experience.

Comprising of Joe Taylor on lead vocals, Marcus Fry on keyboards, Dan Hagan on drums, Calum Meenan-Fry on bass guitar and Huw Weston(Pontypridd based) on keyboards, backing vocals and saxophone, and with a set covering many contemporary songs alongside classic dance anthems, they want to introduce you to a huge completely live sound that is an experience you may not have witnessed before.

Filta had one goal when coming together. Knowing each other, their musical styles and tastes so well, the boys wanted to mix their love for great pop music with their love for huge rhythms, array of varying sounds, soaring melodies and contrasting textures. With memorable hits such as Insomnia, Waiting all night, Summer, Happy, Counting Stars, We found love, Rather Be, Take me home, Outside, Lady, Mr Brightside, Enola Gay, Love me again, Laserlight, Don’t stop believing, Crazy, Titanium, Rhythm is a Dancer, Rollin in the deep, Starlight, Only girl, Pompeii, Everybody’s Changing, Dear Darlin, Born Slippy, Zombie Nation, Firework, Locked out of Heaven/Roxanne, Chasing Stars, I will wait, Set fire to rain, I gotta feel in….

We could go on Lagoonies, but we just know you’re already hooked and you’ll come along to see what else Filta have in store for you!

FREE ENTRY all night

Saturday 30th April - Avalanche - DEBUT

There’s been a lot of debuts for April…have we saved the best ‘til last?!

Avalanche is an established covers band playing the very best of modern and classic rock, pop, funk and indie. This fantastic 4-piece play a wide selection of contemporary and classic rock songs covering everything from Bon Jovi, Queen, Fall Out Boy all the way through to Bruno Mars!

FREE ENTRY all night

http://www.facebook.com/weareAVALANCHE

Tuesday 3rd May - Open Mic Night

Our regular Tuesday night slot where Bristol shows the amazing talents in town!

Everyone is welcome, whether its to sing, play or entertain….Just come on down and show us what you got!

With our regular hosts, Linzi, Sadie & Tom, you’ll find a warm welcome and a FREE DRINK – we’re the home of this original fab incentive!

Starts around 8:30 p.m. and spectators are always welcome – just come along, sit back and enjoy!

Wednesday 4th May - Acoustic Showcase Sessions

Our brand new exciting project that started last month Acoustic Showcase Sessions continues!

Come join us every Wednesday from 8pm – A night to showcase Bristols’ finest acoustic players, songwriters and singers.

This is a fab opportunity to catch local talent in its rawest form, so come down, sit back and enjoy!

If you would like to book a slot to perform, please contact Brian via hogganspromotions@gmail.com

Thursday 5th May - Student Night!

Brand new for Thursdays, our fantastic Student Night isn’t limited to just students!

With some top notch local bands bringing some of the freshest live music in town, cheap drinks and food and a funky atmosphere….this night is one not to be missed!

Band details to follow soon!

Friday 6th May - AngelHeart

AngelHeart is a newly formed Bristol based covers band that covers a multitude of musical genres, from Rock to Funk to Indie to Pop and Dance.

All of the band members have all been involved in the local music scene for many years and their previous experience comes through in their musicianship and stage presence.

The band is fronted by the superb vocalist Suzi Ryan (ex “Angel Up front”), with lead and rhythm guitar roles being shared by Huw Thomas and Andy Smith. Underpinning all of this are Chris Gover on bass and Mal Roberts on drums (both ex “Off The Hook” – a previous Blue Lagoon favourite).

You can expect to hear a wide range of covers including tunes by Whitesnake, Judas Priest, AC/DC, Guns and Roses, Stereophonics, Green Day, Bryan Adams, Thin Lizzy, Joan Jett, No Doubt, Natalie Imbruglia, Wild Cherry, Doobie Brothers – just for starters.

You are guaranteed a great night with a great band……

Saturday 7th May - Alter Ego

Following an amazing debut last year Lagoonies…they’re back!

Alter Ego are coming to our stage and we’re real excited about this rocking’ great band! They’re quite new to the music scene as Alter Ego, but full to the brim with experience, years in the circuits and bounds of talent.

They’re coming with a huge mixed bag of classic rock and soulful blues covers from “Fleetwood Mac”, “Heart”, “Bad Company”, “Eric Clapton” etc. This amazing band of five have both female and male vocals, a solid rhythm section and exceptional guitar playing.

For a sneaky peek at some of their classics, visit https://www.reverbnation.com/alterego8

Don’t forget FREE ENTRY all night!

Sunday 8th May - Nessie & The SuperLounge 5

Our BRAND new exciting addition for their alternative Sunday slot are Nessie & SuperLounge 5

They’ve got a special guest every time who will be joining them on stage for a fantastic way to chill out and enjoy Sunday live music.

Starts @ 7:30 p.m. so come early, grab a seat and don’t forget our kitchen will still be open so you can also grab a tasty bite to eat!

Tuesday 10th May - Open Mic Night

Our regular Tuesday night slot where Bristol shows the amazing talents in town!

Everyone is welcome, whether its to sing, play or entertain….Just come on down and show us what you got!

With our regular hosts, Linzi, Sadie & Tom, you’ll find a warm welcome and a FREE DRINK – we’re the home of this original fab incentive!

Starts around 8:30 p.m. and spectators are always welcome – just come along, sit back and enjoy!

Wednesday 11th May - Acoustic Showcase Sessions

Our brand new exciting project that started last month Acoustic Showcase Sessions continues!

Come join us every Wednesday from 8pm – A night to showcase Bristols’ finest acoustic players, songwriters and singers.

This is a fab opportunity to catch local talent in its rawest form, so come down, sit back and enjoy!

If you would like to book a slot to perform, please contact Brian via hogganspromotions@gmail.com

Thursday 12th May - Student Night!

Brand new for Thursdays, our fantastic Student Night isn’t limited to just students!

With some top notch local bands bringing some of the freshest live music in town, cheap drinks and food and a funky atmosphere….this night is one not to be missed!

Band details to follow soon!

Friday 13th May - Between Waves DEBUT!

2016 is rolling another fantastic debut out for you lovely Lagoonies!

Between Waves is relatively young in band years, but massive in sound! Formed in 2013, Helen Page (Vocals), Grant Robinson (Drums), Andrew Gordon (Bass), Lee Wood (Lead Guitar) and Richard Wood (Rhythm Guitar/Vocals) came together to form a band built on the premise of creating a distinctive, original and power-full sound. Key word being BIG!!

We feel honoured tonight to present this five piece metal/rock band from South Wales, so come down and have a blast this Friday!

For a sneaky peak :-
http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=WeBqWYiubzM

FREE ENTRY all night!

Saturday 14th May - Tamba

Tamba hit the stage tonight for a fantastic Saturday night crammed full of Soul, Funk and R’N‘B to bring you a mint night of dancin’ and singing along, to keep you going until late!
Starts @ 9 p.m. and FREE entry as always!

For a sneaky peek, visit http://www.myspace.com/tamba2go

Sunday 15th May - Just 3

Do we spoil you or what Lagoonies?!
After a fantastic debut in 2015 for Just 3 we’ve become huge fans and we’re in no doubt you will love these guys!
With their own arrangements of well know soul, gospel, and pop songs and a sounds that’s so sweet, soulful and distinctive, you can’t not love them!

FREE ENTRY all night

Tuesday 17th May - Open Mic Night

Our regular Tuesday night slot where Bristol shows the amazing talents in town!

Everyone is welcome, whether its to sing, play or entertain….Just come on down and show us what you got!

With our regular hosts, Linzi, Sadie & Tom, you’ll find a warm welcome and a FREE DRINK – we’re the home of this original fab incentive!

Starts around 8:30 p.m. and spectators are always welcome – just come along, sit back and enjoy!

Wednesday 18th May - Acoustic Showcase Sessions

Our brand new exciting project that started last month Acoustic Showcase Sessions continues!

Come join us every Wednesday from 8pm – A night to showcase Bristols’ finest acoustic players, songwriters and singers.

This is a fab opportunity to catch local talent in its rawest form, so come down, sit back and enjoy!

If you would like to book a slot to perform, please contact Brian via hogganspromotions@gmail.com

Thursday 19th May - Student Night

Brand new for Thursdays, our fantastic Student Night isn’t limited to just students!

With some top notch local bands bringing some of the freshest live music in town, cheap drinks and food and a funky atmosphere….this night is one not to be missed!

Band details to follow soon!

Friday 20th May - The Raskals

We’ve missed these fantastic guys, and tonight they’re back!

The Raskals are an amazing 5 piece rock covers band, and we’re so sure you will not want anything more from your Friday night!

Ryan, Shaun, Andy, Neal and Karl will be bringing their ultimate bag of covers, including the likes of The Kinks, Kings Of Leon, The Verve, The Stereophonics, The Clash, Franz Ferdinand, The Undertones and so many more!

For more info :-
http://www.theraskals.co.uk

FREE ENTRY all night!

Saturday 21st May - The Love Vultures PLUS DJ Top Rank

It’s party time tonight at ours, and there’s no other band better than The Love Vultures to keep you on your feet and swinging and dancin’ til dawn!

Bringing their fantastic mix of pop, reggae and soul covers, ranging from the 60’s to current, this huge band of 8 is a great favourite of ours.

Also spinning his tunes to keep the dancing going is DJ Top Rank with his mighty bag of hits!

Check out http://www.lovevultures.co.uk/ for more info and to have a look at the line-up.

Starts @ 9:30p.m., entry is FREE as always!

http://www.lovevultures.co.uk/

Sunday 22nd May - Nessie & The SuperLounge 5

Our BRAND new exciting addition for their alternative Sunday slot are Nessie & SuperLounge 5

They’ve got a special guest every time who will be joining them on stage for a fantastic way to chill out and enjoy Sunday live music.

Starts @ 7:30 p.m. so come early, grab a seat and don’t forget our kitchen will still be open so you can also grab a tasty bite to eat!

Tuesday 24th May - Open Mic Night

Our regular Tuesday night slot where Bristol shows the amazing talents in town!

Everyone is welcome, whether its to sing, play or entertain….Just come on down and show us what you got!

With our regular hosts, Linzi, Sadie & Tom, you’ll find a warm welcome and a FREE DRINK – we’re the home of this original fab incentive!

Starts around 8:30 p.m. and spectators are always welcome – just come along, sit back and enjoy!

Wednesday 25th May - Acoustic Showcase Sessions

Our brand new exciting project that started last month Acoustic Showcase Sessions continues!

Come join us every Wednesday from 8pm – A night to showcase Bristols’ finest acoustic players, songwriters and singers.

This is a fab opportunity to catch local talent in its rawest form, so come down, sit back and enjoy!

If you would like to book a slot to perform, please contact Brian via hogganspromotions@gmail.com

Thursday 26th May - Student Night!

Brand new for Thursdays, our fantastic Student Night isn’t limited to just students!

With some top notch local bands bringing some of the freshest live music in town, cheap drinks and food and a funky atmosphere….this night is one not to be missed!

Band details to follow soon!

Friday 27th May - Rumdog Billionaire

We can expect some fab fun on this Friday – No better way to start your Bank Holiday weekend!

Rumdog Billionaire are a bristol-based, acoustic, live-lounge style wedding and party band who perform an eclectic cocktail of classics and clever mash-ups through the ages. They serve up a slice of the Bee Gees with a sprinkling of Jay-Z, a squeeze of Dolly Parton, a dash of Lady Gaga, and a shot of MC Hammer, a wee dram of Paolo Nutini, topped off with a garnish of Beyonce. Expect novelty wigs, rapping, glorious 3 part harmonies, plenty of percussion and groin-grabblingly good fun!

FREE ENTRY all night!

Saturday 28th May - The WonderSmiths DEBUT

It’s a smashing Saturday Lagoonies – With yet another debut for bands at The Blue Lagoon in 2016, The WonderSmiths are LIVE tonight from 9pm!

This high-energy Indie five piece band from Luton and Brighton, formed in 2009 and have already been gaining a huge reputation on the music scene. With their modern take on brit-pop and influences including Supergrass, The Kooks, Franz Ferdinand, Jessie J, Kasabian, Incubus and The Fratellis – this is a night not to miss!

Website: http://www.thewondersmiths.com/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/the-wondersmiths

FREE ENTRY all night!

Tuesday 31st May - Open Mic Night

Our regular Tuesday night slot where Bristol shows the amazing talents in town!

Everyone is welcome, whether its to sing, play or entertain….Just come on down and show us what you got!

With our regular hosts, Linzi, Sadie & Tom, you’ll find a warm welcome and a FREE DRINK – we’re the home of this original fab incentive!

Starts around 8:30 p.m. and spectators are always welcome – just come along, sit back and enjoy!

Tuesday 7th June - Open Mic Night

Our regular Tuesday night slot where Bristol shows the amazing talents in town!

Everyone is welcome, whether its to sing, play or entertain….Just come on down and show us what you got!

With our regular hosts, Linzi, Sadie & Tom, you’ll find a warm welcome and a FREE DRINK – we’re the home of this original fab incentive!

Starts around 8:30 p.m. and spectators are always welcome – just come along, sit back and enjoy!

Friday 10th June - Elevation

Elevation are coming to you LIVE tonight with a huge mixed bag playing fab covers from the likes of U2 to Queen, The Beatles to The Stereophonics,
Oasis to Kings of Leon and loads more.

With a line up of Darren Addicott – Lead Vocals / Guitar, Stuart Creese – Lead Guitar,
Stephen Pailing – Bass Guitar / Backing Vocals and Colin Davis – Drums / Backing Vocals, its going to be one hell of a good rock and pop night!

FREE entry all night!

Saturday 11th June - Silvertrain

A great new band for us in 2016 Lagoonies, and they’re back!

SilverTrain are a 3-piece band based in Bristol performing Rock, Pop, Blues & Ska all around the UK, and we’re chuffed to the rafters they’re joining us for 2016.

Formed from the ashes of rockabilly band “The Tonemasters” whom original bassist Julian Bailey and Craig were the rhythm section, SilverTrain was formed in September 2011 when they hooked up with ex-BlueStorm guitarist Rob Harris. A host of mainly ’80’s rock, pop and ska covers was created in addition to an array of rhythm & blues tracks to establish a set that caters for a very wide audience.
Gigs began in November of the same year debuting at the Cat & Wheel in Bristol and since then the band have performed at all kinds of venues and events including Daz’s Rock 4 Charity 4 Kerry which took place on Weston’s Grand Pier in front of 1500 people in January 2012. Further R4C gigs on the Grand Pier and at the Bristol Colston Hall followed in amongst a busy pub and private gig schedule. Julian left the band in March 2014 making way for new bassist Steve Dunk formerly of The Alligators.

Expect classics from The Specials, The Police, The Clash, Madness, The Rolling Stones, Stray Cats, The Black Keys to name just a few.

FREE ENTRY all night

Sunday 12th June - Sean Heath

Hailing from Devon, Sean Heath has had a passion for music since before he was 8 years old!

Join us tonight for a special treat, as Sean delights with his astounding acoustic guitar and vocals, and some classics including Bob Dylan, Bowie and original music.

FREE ENTRY

Friday 17th June - Trip For Biscuits

Following their amazing debut at the beginning of this year, we couldn’t think of anyone else for this Fab Friday!

Step back in time tonight to the rip-roaring 1920’s and join us for Trip For Biscuits – There’s toe tapping, tassel shaking covers, with some of those well loved tunes but not as you know them.

FREE ENTRY all night!

Saturday 18th June - The Riff Toads

Do we spoil you or what?!

The Riff Toads are live on stage tonight, and we couldn’t be more excited! The hugely talented great 5 piece band consisting of Ian, Ben, Neil, Pete and Phil are bringing to our stage a night full of classic covers from Blues, Pop, Rock to Ska – all to keep you dancing the night away!

Don’t forget it’s always FREE entry, so get your butts down and party!

Friday 24th June - Victoria Klewin and the True Tones

With their unique brand of catchy motown/soul inspired tunes that also draw on elements of jazz and blues, VICTORIA KLEWIN & THE TRUETONES have been making waves both locally and nationally. It’s a very classy affair, oozing style and sass in a similar vein to contemporary artists such as Imelda May and Caro Emerald. “The songs sound as if they were written in the 60’s”, says producer Rob Williams (Ruby Music). But this is far from a nostalgic tribute act. It is as if the band take the very best bits from old soul, jazz and blues and wrap them up in a new package. It’s pop in the best sense of the word – catchy, finely-crafted tunes with a wealth of musical heritage and depth behind them.

“From the very first strum of the guitar, my doubts melted away, only to be replaced with pure, groove-filled, joy.”
femalearts.com
“The essence of motown blues with a modern twist. Fun, refreshing and full of spirit.”
FLUX Magazine
“What a voice!”
Jazz FM

LISTEN TO (and download for free!) THE LATEST SINGLE – https://victoriaklewinandthetruetones.bandcamp.com/track/got-a-question-new-single

WEBSITE: www.vk-tt.com

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