Fancy some live music this week? Rupert Butterfield, of Rupe's Gig Guide, brings you a list of the best gigs going on in the area over the next seven days.  

Friday 27 November

  • The Jolly Boys @ Belle Vue, Gordon Road, Wycombe, Bucks HP13 6EQ; 9pm   01494-524728
  • RedRocket (Rock Covers, 4-piece) @ O'Neill's, Paul's Row,  Wycombe, Bucks HP11 2HQ: 9.30pm-midnight        01494-532499
  • The Running Guns/ Littlewing/ The Picture Palace/ Haze (£4 Entry, Pop Punk/ Indie) @ Phoenix Bar, Bridge Street, Wycombe;     01494-630706
  • Soul Intentions (Soul, Duo) @ Coopers Coffee Roastery, Marlow, Bucks 8.30-11pm 01628-475266
  • 2 Non-Blonds @ The Red Lion, Penn Road, Knotty Green, Bucks HP9;        01494-680888
  • Home Cookin' (Jazz/ Blues/ Soul, 4-piece) @ The Elephant & Castle, 95-97 High Street, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0DT;  8.30pm-11pm        01494-726410
  • Black Market (Rock Covers, 5 piece) @ Smokey Joe's Roadhouse, 24a Nicholson Lane, Maidenhead, Berks SL6 1LB; 10pm-Midnight;        01628-622682
  • The Marley Motown Experience (Tamla Motown & Soul, 3-piece) @ 95 King Street, Maidenhead, Berks SL6 1DP; 8pm;  £7      01628-620049
  • Solace (Covers, 4-piece) @  Ye Olde Swan, 34 High Street, Burnham, Bucks SL1 7JP;  9pm           01628-666419
  • Ear Candy (Covers 60s-10s, 5-piece) @ The General Eliott, St. Johns Road, Uxbridge, London UB8 2UR; 9pm       01895-237385

Saturday 28 November

  • Papa Truck @ Belle Vue, Gordon Road, Wycombe, Bucks HP13 6EQ; 4-8pm     01494-524728
  • Restless Wilf @ The Hobgoblin, High Street, Wycombe, Bucks HP11 2AG; 9pm-11.55pm        01494-526533
  • Fawesome (Rock Covers, 4-piece) @ O'Neill's, Paul's Row, Wycombe, Bucks HP11 2HQ;  10-12.30am          01494-532499
  • Alvin is Elvis @ The Riverside, St Mary Street, Wycombe Bucks HP11 2HE; 4-7pm £15 tickets           01494-448800/   532158  
  • Alternator Presents: Doomfest (Doom/ Metal) @ Phoenix Bar, Bridge Street, Wycombe, HP11 2EL;        01494-630706
  • Shades of Night (50s & 60s covers band) Members £1, Guests £2 @ Cressex Community Centre and Social Club, 203 Cressex Road, Wycombe HP12 4PZ; Phone number is 01494-440349 & website link is
  • King Loud (Rock covers with a unique twist) @ The Dashwood Arms, Old Oxford Road, Piddington, West Wycombe, Bucks HP14 3BH; 9-12pm       01494-881488
  • The Marley Motown Experience (Tamla Motown & Soul, 3-piece) @ 112 Pinkneys Road, Maidenhead, Berks SL6 5DN; 8pm       01628-620049
  • Horizon (Covers 60s-10S, 5-piece) @ Maidenhead Ivy Leaf Club,  Holmanleaze, Maidenhead, Berks SL6 8AW; 8.30pm-11.30pm        01628-639613
  • "Halloween Show",  Freeway Mad, Cherry Scream, Frowser, The Kaos @ The White Horse, West Wycombe Road, Wycombe; 8pm; £3 entry      07815-681934
  • Chicory Tip (legendary 70's chart-topping group) @ The Royal British Legion Hall, Station Approach, Marlow, Bucks SL7 1NT; Members £5/ non-members £6/  Doors 7pm/  on stage 8.30pm        01628-486659         
  • Connected (Covers, 4-piece) @ The Crowne Plaza, Fieldhouse Lane, Marlow, Bucks SL7 1GL;  £TBC          01628-496800
  • Leech (Rock Covers) @ The White Hart, 30, High Street, Chalfont St Peter, Bucks SL9 9QA;       01753-887725
  • NRG (Covers - various, Duo) @ The Bee, 1-2 Britwell Road, Burnham, Bucks SL1 8AF; 9pm        01628-665789
  • Large Portion (Rock Covers, 4-piece) @ The General Eliott, St. Johns Road, Uxbridge, London UB8 2UR;         01895-237385

Sunday 29 November

  • The Bluestormers (Rock/ Blues, 4-piece) @ Arts4every1 Centre, Old St Johns Church, Desborough Road, Wycombe, Bucks HP12 2PU; 4pm-8pm 01494-445517
  • Nutty Bitch Band @ The Riverside, St Mary Street, Wycombe, Bucks HP11 2HE; 4-7pm; £15 tickets        01494-448800/   532158
  • Bored on Sundays: Board Games all day (Free entry, Geek) @ Phoenix Bar, Bridge Street, Wycombe, HP11 2EL; 01494-630706
  • Ear Candy (Covers 60s - present, 5-piece) @ The Crown, Amersham Road, Hazlemere, Bucks HP15 7QA;        01494-530188
  • The Castaways (Covers, 3-piece) @ Thames Riviera Hotel, The Bridge, Bridge Street, Maidenhead, Berks SL6 8DW;  1pm-4pm        01628-674057
  • Live Music Sundays (Various) @ The George Inn, 20 High Street, Burnham, Bucks SL1 7JH;   3pm       01628-667069
  • KMD Jam/ Open Mic Nights (Open Mic) @ The Chess Suite, The Meadow,  Amy Lane, Chesham, Bucks HP5 1NE;  7.30pm       07903-731123

Monday 30 November

  • Nick Dow (Other) @ Chesham Folk Club, White Hill Centre, White Hill, Chesham Bucks HP5 1AG;  8.15-11pm;  £9        01494-775190

Tuesday 1 December 

  • Rupe & Friends Blues Jam @ The Cross Keys Function Room, Spittal Street, Marlow; 9-11.20pm       01628-482522

Thursday 3 December

  • Gary Roman (50s-70s classic gold, Solo) @ Dolce Pizzeria, Wooburn Green, Wycombe; 7.30-10.30pm         01628-527942

Friday 4 December

  • Rock of Ages (Rock tribute from the 70's to today!) @ The Dashwood Arms,  Old Oxford Road, Piddington, West Wycombe, Bucks HP14 3BH; 9pm 01494-881488
  • Estrellas (Soul, Trio) @ Coopers Coffee Roastery, Marlow, Bucks; 8.30-11pm      01628-475266
  • Rock of Ages (Chris Watson) (Other) @ The Dashwood Arms, Old Oxford Road, Piddington, West Wycombe, Bucks HP14 3BH; 9pm      01494-881488
  • GraceNote (Acoustic Covers, Duo) @ The Red Lion, Penn Road, Knotty Green;  9pm      01494-680888
  • The Ukaye Ukes (Covers, Duo) @ The Elephant & Castle, 95-97 High Street, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0DT;        01494-726410
  • Recollection (60s-90s Covers, 5-piece) @ The Dolphin, 1 Rockingham Road, Uxbridge, London UB8 2UB;  9pm-11.30pm       01895-232656

These gigs, jams and open mics are on every week

Every Tuesday

  • Cougar Bob’s Open Mic Night @ The Red Lion, Knotty Green, Beaconsfield      01494-680888
  • Hedsor Club (Rock ‘n’ Roll record) hop + lesson + 2 hours of rockin’ dancing music with DJ Jiving George.     07721-842142

Every Wednesday

  • Hedsor Club, Bourne End, Bucks, 8pm-11pm; modern Jive tonight + 2 lessons. Starts 8-30pm. Great dance floor, bar, all welcome, no partner needed.    07721-842142
  • Jam Night @ The Prince of Wales, Station Road, Marlow; 8.30pm     01628-482970
  • Phil Oades Jam @ Sheperd’s Hut, Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick     01753-868644

Every Thursday

  • Andy Barrett's Jam Night @ O'Donoghues, Spittal Street, Marlow; 8.30-11.30pm 01628-478620
  • Matt Bond’s Open Mic @ The Foresters, Cox Green, Maidenhead, 8.30-11pm     01628-670069
  • James Henton’s Open Mic Night @ The Swan, Old Beaconsfield; 8.30 until Late 01494-673800
  • The Clive Burton Quintet Plus Guests (Jazz) @ The Hedsor Social Club, Hedsor Road, Bourne End; 8.30pm; £6     01628-521921
  • Stars In Their Minds karaoke (Karaoke, Solo Artist) @ Magus, 22 Hart Street, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2AU; 11pm-1am      01491-574595
  • The Weathertop Preachers Open Mic @ Old Ticket Hall, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station, Datchet Road, Windsor, Berks; 9pm-1am       01753-854554
  • Rob Lehane Open Mic (Alternative) @ The Misty Moon, High Street, Chesham; 9-12pm      01494-785622

Every Friday

  • DJ's Club every Saturday @ The Cross Keys, Spitall Street, Marlow; 10pm-2.30am 01628-482522
  • Disco Night (60’s-80s covers) @ The George Inn, High Street, Burnham, Bucks SL1 7JH; 8pm ‘til late      01628-667069
  • Dance Parties Plus (Party Night for Over 30s 40s 50s) @ Bird Hills Golf Club, Drift Road, off Hawthorn Hill (A330), Maidenhead, Berks SL6 3ST; 8.30pm-1am; £10    01344-870277 /  07913-400444

Every Saturday

  • DJ's Club every Saturday @ The Cross Keys, Spitall Street, Marlow; 10pm-2.30am 01628-482522/

Every Sunday

  • Karaoke @ The Cross Keys, Spittle Street, Marlow; 8-12pm        01628-482522
  • Murphy James Open Mic Night @ The Corner House, Queen Street, Maidenhead; 8-11pm      01628-637224
  • Live Music Sundays @ The George Inn, High Street, Burnham, Bucks SL1 7JH; 3-6pm      01628-667069
  • KMD Jam/ Open Mic Night @ The Chess Suite, The Meadow,  Amy Lane, Chesham, Bucks HP5 1NE;  7.30pm       07903-731123
  • Paul Green (Blues-Rock) @ The Cock Inn, Church Lane, Sarratt; 3.30-6pm      01923-282908

Rupert Butterfield