Music At St James’ Weybridge – Live Band Plus Open Mic Night

Friday Night Music At St James' Weybridge - Open Mic Night Free Entry Cash Bar

Music At St James – Live Music from Headline Bands Plus Open Mic Night

Schedule: Monthly on Last Friday of the Month, plus some extra dates (usually Saturdays)
Times: 8pm – 11pm
Where: St James’ Parish Church Centre,
Church Street,
Weybridge,
Surrey KT13 8DE

Friday 22nd February 2019 Headliner: The Monteurs

The Monteurs Band Play in Weybridge - Music at St James Church
The Monteurs Band at G Live Guildford Surrey
Flavours of pop-folk-rock with a distinctly English tinge. Entertainment guaranteed, The Monteurs… bring a smile to your night – any night! The finest electro-acoustic band … a rich mix of well crafted, original songs and richly re-imagined covers.

“On the strength of these songs, we’d be happy to spend an evening in their company – over a decent ale or three.” – Leicester Bangs Music Blog

Open mic from 8pm, The Monteurs from c.9pm. Cash bar, Free entry. Don’t miss it!

Listen to The Monteurs in the videos above (studio) and below (at GLive Beer Fest Guildford).

Music At St James - Live Music from Headline Bands Plus Open Mic Night
Music At St James - Live Music from Headline Bands Plus Open Mic Night

About Music At St James’

We promote musical events which take place in either the church itself, or the parish centre.

Friday Night Music
Every last Friday of the month except August and December in the Parish Centre, this features a headline (usually local) act together with an hour’s open mic.

There is a cash bar and entry is FREE, and the evening runs 8.00 – 11.00pm.

Ticketed Concerts In The Church With Touring Artists
We promote ticketed gigs with touring artists in the church, in partnership with Julian Lewry Music – see information in Programme section below on this page.

Annual Charity Concert
We run an annual charity concert in memory of our dear friend and supporter, Doug Lipinski.

Music at St James’ is provided by St James’ Parish Church, Weybridge

The Monteurs - Live Band Playing Music at St James Church Weybridge Surrey
The Monteurs G Live Beer Festival Guildford Surrey

Open Mic Session – Would You Like To Participate?

At the Friday night music open mic session we invite anyone to sing or play in any genre. The format is usually: open mic session (approx. an hour) then live band/headline act.

Equipment:
PA, two mics and stands, guitar and bass amps are provided for the open mic session – if you need anything else you will need to bring it and do any setting up required as early as possible. If you are interested in being the headline band/act, do get in touch. No requirement to share equipment and PA will be provided.

Programme Of Concerts For 2019

25th January 2019: Goldsworth Gerry - Plus Open Mic Night - Free Friday Night Music Event
Accomplished and busy duo performing rock and pop classics

22nd February 2019: The Monteurs - Plus Open Mic Night - Free Friday Night Music Event
Good time acoustic but full band versions of pop, folk and blues numbers from a Music at St James’ fave act

9th March 2019: Any Colour You Like - Pink Floyd Tribute Band - Special Saturday Ticketed Event
Any Colour You Like is the headline at St. James' Church for the 2019 Doug Lipinski Memorial Concert.
Proceeds from the concert will be split between two charities - Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy and CAFOD (Catholic Agency For Oversea Development). Doors and bar 7.00pm, show 7.45. Tickets £14 advance, £17 on the door.

29th March 2019: The Dutty Rascals - Plus Open Mic Night - Free Friday Night Music Event
The best Motown, soul and funk band around

6th April 2019: Ben Waters - Special Saturday Ticketed Event
Ben is recognised as one of the UK’s supreme boogie piano players and has worked with The Rolling Stones, Ray Davies, Chuck Berry, Jools Holland, Jerry Lee Lewis, Shakin’ Stevens, Screaming Lord Sutch, PJ Harvey, Amy Macdonald, Bobby Womack, Mick Hucknall, Charlie Watts, The Ronnie Wood Band, Paul Weller, Dave Gilmore, Dave Stewart, The Teenagers, Nine Below Zero….and the list keeps growing! This show will be in the church itself. Tickets £14 advance, £17 on door. Doors and bar 19.00, show 19.45.

26th April 2019: Headline Act To Be Confirmed - Plus Open Mic Night - Free Friday Night Music Event

11th May 2019: Genesis Legacy - Special Saturday Ticketed Event
The music of the members of Genesis live in the church.
Genesis Legacy is a unique band that pays respects to the prominent members of UK Prog Rock band “Genesis” and the music that they have created either as solo artists or in other groups. Tickets £16 advance, £19 on the door. Doors and bar 7.00pm, show 7.45pm.

31st May 2019: Blue Hayz - Plus Open Mic Night - Free Friday Night Music Event
Rock, pop and blues covers performed by veterans of the Surrey music scene

28th June 2019: Keith Elford and the Weekend Kings 
Keith’s 60th birthday celebration: includin album launch. Features set of original songs and set of covers: classic rock! No open mic.

19th October 2019: The Marrakesh Express - Special Saturday Ticketed Event
A tribute to the Byrds and Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young performed brilliantly by John Butler, Rick Wilson, and Adam Ellis. Take the classic music of the Woodstock hippy era when American music delivered its response to the British Invasion. Marrakesh Express mix it all up with jangling six string guitars, cut glass harmonies and you have one of the greatest West Coast shows ever. Tickets: £16 adv (£17.60 online inc. bkg fee) / £19 door. 7.00 doors and bar, 7.45 show

9th November 2019: Beatlemania - Special Saturday Ticketed Event
One of the leading Beatles tribute acts plays live at St James'. The show will be in the church itself. Tickets £20 advance, £24 on the door. Doors and bar 7.00pm, show 7.45pm.

Tickets For Saturday Concerts

Buy tickets for all the Saturday concerts online at wegottickets.com, or (cash only) from the St James’ Parish Office (open 9.30 – 12.30 weekdays, not Weds).

Tickets are also available from French Fancy’s Tea Salon, 9 Church Street, Weybridge, KT13 8DE – Weybridge’s premier teashop!

St James' Church Parish Centre (Church Hall)
Parking: There’s a public car park next to the entrance of the Parish Centre (behind Weybridge Library) for convenient parking,

Archive - 2018 Events

26th January 2018 –  Adam Giles Levy – Plus Open Mic Night – Free Friday Night Music Event
Up and coming, earthy singer-songwriter just back from Barcelona

23rd February 2018 – The Dutty Rascals Plus Open Mic Night – Free Friday Night Music Event
The best Motown, soul and funk band around

24th March (Saturday, not Friday) – The Doug Lipinski Memorial Charity Concert with Thunderhead, The Weekend Kings and friends
Classic rock, blues and acoustic music in support of Nordoff Robbins (music therapy) and Christian Aid.
Tickets £10 in advance, £12 on the door. Available online WeGotTickets.com/Event/423332  or from the Parish Office (cash).

14th April 2018 – The KT Bush Band – Ticketed Saturday Concert By Touring Band
Music at St James’ and Julian Lewry Music are delighted to present the KT Bush Band performing the songs of Kate Bush live in the church at St James’, Weybridge.
Full details on page coming soon!

27th April 2018 – The J45s Plus Open Mic Night – Free Friday Night Music Event
Top quality, good time American country soul and rock

25th May 2018 – Goldsworth Gerry Plus Open Mic Night – Free Friday Night Music Event
Accomplished and busy duo performing rock and pop classics

29th  June 2018 –  The Jake Fryer Quartet Plus Open Mic Night – Free Friday Night Music Event
Jake has headlined in New York on 52nd Street. He has also performed at Ronnie Scotts as part of the Brit Fest celebrating the club’s golden anniversary

27th July 2018 – The Jam Pact – Free Friday Night Music Event
Playing blues and classic rock tunes.

28th September 2018 – The Sepia Swing Show Twins Plus Open Mic Night – Free Friday Night Music Event
Authentic blues from a most accomplished duo

6th October 2018 – Sounds Of Simon – Ticketed Saturday Concert By Touring Band
Music at St James’ and Julian Lewry Music are pleased to present Britain’s premier Paul Simon tribute act featuring his solo material and the Simon and Garfunkel classics. As seen on the One Show.
Full details on page coming soon!

26th October 2018 – The Higgibillies Skiffle Orchestra Plus Open Mic Night – Free Friday Night Music Event
Irresistible, infectious versions of songs from the age of skiffle

30th November 2018 – Shifty Little Sister Plus Open Mic Night – Free Friday Night Music Event
Jazz, blues and Latin grooves from one of our favourite bands

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