Music At St James’ Weybridge – The Dutty Rascals Band Plus Open Mic Night
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
Times: 8pm – 11pm
Where: St James’ Parish Church Centre,
Surrey KT13 8DE
Friday 29th March 2019 Headliner:
The Dutty Rascals
Motown, funk, pop and soul from the Dutty Rascals, making a return after their successful appearance at St James’ last year.
Open mic from 8pm, Dutty Rascals from c.9pm. Cash bar, Free entry. Don’t miss it!
The Dutty Rascals’ are a popular local band, in particular they were a regular favourite at Sullivans Wine Bar. Their repertoire consists of wide a range of tunes with songs from artists like Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, James Brown and Amy Winehouse. Band members are David Zimmerman (Guitar), Massimo Avellano (Bass), Sumantha McMahon/McDutta (Vocals) and Paul White (Drums & Percussion).
Party Like A Rascal!
Listen to The Dutty Rascals in the video above.
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
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.
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 2018
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.