Live Bands In Blackpool, mainly free entry local pubs                Archives 2014-2015

Live Bands Blackpool area  2017 Gig Guide                                                                        Archives 2016     

                                                                                                                                               Archives 2017  

Pubs with Live Music. A list of gigs in date order of local bands performing in                   Mark Taylor Facebook Page

Fleetwood - Cleveleys - Bispham - Blackpool - St Annes Lytham area                                Fleetwood Live music fb Page                

Check with Venue before travelling, as there may be changes/ mistakes etc.

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      Most Venues are free, except special events   

* = Venue which normally charges 1-3 entry. Eg  Social Clubs (non members)          

Some of the best pubs, with a stage  for Live Bands         

- The Layton, The Venue Cleveleys, Waterloo, Station Tavern Lytham

Social Clubs with good concert room & stage -

*Marton Institute, *Stanley Ward Con Club, *Highfield SC, Dockers Flwd.

Stanley Park Bandstand, wonderful setting, bring the family, just add the Sun!

- Don't forget something to sit on, sun cream, picnic/ refreshment etc! Free Entry!




Blackpool live bands gig guide -           Start times normally 9.30pm                        

Gigs - 2017    

20th October Friday

Royal Oak Fleetwood                       Midnite Jonny

Steamer Fleetwood                          Flashback

The Venue Cleveleys                       The Heat

The Shovels                                    Rupert Fabulous

21st October Saturday

Steamer Fleetwood                           Hooker

Kings Arms Fleetwood                      Dragstaruk Live

Kings Own Old Comrades Club         Tony Mitchell 8.30pm

The Venue Cleveleys                        Sonic Jam Project

Old Town Hall Poulton                    Twelve Paces

The Layton                                     Troubadour 'Release the Bow' 6

Belle Vue                                        Blue Pig Orchestra

Waterloo                                         The Good Machine, plus Healthy Junkies, Neon Animal

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Ride the Storm fka Rock of Ages

Station Pub & Tavern Lytham          Fate

26th October Thursday

Waterloo                                          Popes of Chillitown

27th October  Friday

Royal Oak Fleetwood                       The Lincolns + James G Creighton

Queens Fleetwood                            Hooker

Steamer Fleetwood                           Bone Yard Zombies (Halloween Fancy Dress)

The Venue Cleveleys                       Monkberry

Burn Naze Pub Thornton                 Elliot Ramsbottom from the Jeps

Bispham Con Club                           Blue Pig Orchestra

Waterloo                                         Lizzie and the Banshees plus Sedated, The Webb, The Cracked

The Links St Annes                         Deadbeats

Station Pub & Tavern Lytham       Robbie Williams Tribute

28th October Saturday

North Euston Fleetwood                      Blue Pig Orchestra

Kings Arms                                        The Stories

The Mount Pub Fleetwood                   Hooker 8-10pm

The Dickens Cleveleys                        The Rattlers

The Venue Cleveleys                           The Tracks

Burn Naze Pub Thornton                     Mikey Lee

Subscription Bowling Club                    SofaKings

Washington                                          Bosh Claret

Boars Head, Preston old Road               Rockorama

Belle Vue                                            Rupert Fabulous Halloween Special

Bloomfied Brewhouse                          Deadbeats

Waterloo                                            Rupert Fabulous Halloween Hootenanny

Stanley Ward Con Club                      The Heat

Station Pub & Tavern Lytham           The Rockits

3rd November Friday

Royal Oak Fleetwood                         3 minute Hero

Ashley Con Club Cleveleys                 Blue Pig Orchestra

Waterloo                                         Roughneck Riot plus Yogurt Weavers, Th13rteen, The Traits

Stanley Ward Con Club                    The Deadbeats (2 non-members)

4th November Saturday


The Venue Cleveleys                      Bartender 10pm

Cleveleys WMC                            Clark & Paige

Old Town Hall Poulton                  The Heat

Raikes Hall                                   AC/DC

Belle Vue                                      Smokin' Monkey

Marton Institute                            Blue Pig Orchestra (3 non Members)

Waterloo                                       Electrio

Highfield SC                                The Versions

Stanley Ward Con Club                 Don't Panic

Links St Annes                              Electro 80's

Station Pub & Grill Lytham            Touch the Pearl

9th November Thursday


10th November Friday

Hambleton Sports & SC                   Blue Pig Orchestra

Royal Oak Fleetwood                       Intercity Blues Band

Waterloo                                         The Shakers Blues Band

11th November Saturday


Belle Vue                                        Brother Rabbit

Marton Institute                               Touch the Pearl

Waterloo                                         The Heat

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Keytars


Waterloo          Buster Shuffle. Sunday 12th November. Free Entry

16th November Thursday

Layton                                            Wishbone Ash 18


17th November Friday

Royal Oak Fleetwood                        Band of Gypsies

Steamer Fleetwood                           Molly's Chamber

The Venue Cleveleys                        The Rattlers

The Squirrel                                     Blue Pig Orchestra

Dog and Partridge                             Bosh Claret

Friday 17th November - Sunday 19th November

Steamer Fleetwood             Steamerstock Music Festival - Molly's Chamber ++

18th November Saturday

Highbury Club at Fleetwood FC            Blue Pig Orchestra

The Queens Fleetwood                         Missfires

Belle Vue                                            Prime Mover Rock & Soul Band 9pm

Marton Institute                                   Glitterballs

Waterloo                                             Twelve Paces

Stanley Ward Con Club                       The Good Machine

Station Tavern Pub & Grill                  The Versions

24th November Friday

Bloomfield Pub                                   Electro80's

25th November Saturday

The Venue Cleveleys                             Blue Pig Orchestra

Layton                                                 Rupert Fabulous

Genting Club                                        Starfish (Duo)

Belle Vue                                             Dirty Work

Highfield SC                                        The Rattlers

Stanley Ward Con Club                       The Rockitts

Bar Fifteens St Annes                          The SofaKings

Lytham Station Pub & Tavern              Ska Face

1st December Friday

North Euston Fleetwood                      Ska Face

Royal Oak Fleetwood                         Marauders

Twelve Restaurant & Bar Thornton     Blue Pig Orchestra

The Albion                                       AC/BC

Waterloo                                          Discharge plus Avarus, Sick 56

2nd December Saturday

Knott End WMC                                   Blue Pig Orchestra

Royal Oak Fleetwood                         Marauders

Layton                                                 The Rockits

Belle Vue                                              Ska Face

Marton Institute                                     Electro 80'S

Waterloo                                               The Heat

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Rupert Fabulous

Highfield Pub                                        Kazoobian

8th December Friday

Royal Oak Fleetwood                         Smack the Monkey

Bay Horse Cleveleys                             Blue Pig Orchestra

Belle Vue                                               Touch the Pearl

Waterloo                                               The Jam Collective

9th December Saturday

Gillespies                                               Don't Panic

Waterloo                                               Blue Pig Orchestra

Stanley Ward Con Club                          Kazoobian

Station Tavern Lytham                           Free roll

15th December Friday

Royal Oak Fleetwood                         Fogpocket

Twelve Restaurant & Bar Thornton        Blue Pig Orchestra

16th December Saturday

North Euston Fleetwood                        Blue Pig Orchestra

Steamer Fleetwood                                Molly's Chamber

Old Town Hall Poulton                          Kazoobian

Belle Vue                                              The Heat

Waterloo                                               AC/DC

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Rock of Ages

Town House St Annes                           Bosh Claret

22nd December Friday

The Venue Cleveleys                             Blue Pig Orchestra

Belle Vue                                              Rupert Fabulous

23rd December Saturday

12 Restaurant & Bar Cleveleys               Blue Pig Orchestra

The Venue Cleveleys                             Kazoobian

Old Town Hall Poulton                          Free Roll

Gillespies                                              Molly's Chamber

Belle Vue                                              Bob On

Waterloo                                                Dirty Work

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Fifth Element

The Shovels                                           Glitterballs

Station Tavern Lytham                           Contraband

24th December Sunday

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Boombox

26th December Tuesday Boxing Day


Belle Vue                                              AC/BC

29th December Friday

Castle Gardens Poulton                           Blue Pig Orchestra

Belle Vue                                              The deadbeats

30th December Saturday

Belle Vue                                              Blue pig Orchestra

Waterloo                                               Rupert Fabulous

Station Tavern Lytham                           Bob On

31st December Sunday New Years Eve

Hambleton Sports & SC                         Blue Pig Orchestra

Layton                                                  Prime Mover

Old Town Hall Poulton                           Bob On

Genting Club                                        Starfish (Duo)

Belle Vue                                              The Monster squad

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Twelve Paces

Station Pub & Grill Lytham                    Ska Face



27th January Saturday

Stanley Ward Con Club                      Electro80's 8.45pm

3rd February

Belle Vue                                         AC/BC

17th February

Waterloo                                          AC/BC

23rd February Saturday

Station Pub Lytham                           Electro80's

!9th May 2018

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Insanity Beach

21st July

Stanley Ward Con Club                    Insanity Beach

More information on local bands -

A must visit facebook page -   Mark Taylor Gig Guide 


Live Bands / Solos, Duos, Trios, live music performing in the Blackpool area

Blackpool, Fleetwood, Thornton-Cleveleys, Poulton, Lytham St Annes..

AC/BC                    - AC/DC Tribute Band             

AC/DC Experience         

Alpha State of Mind - Mainly originals - Rock                  

April Moon           - Classic Rock                                    



Bartender  -                                                                    

Blue Pig Orchestra                      

Bob On                -   Reggae      Bob Marley Tribute


Borders of Dawn           Classic/Modern Rock                      

Bosh Claret                                                                                     

Brother Rabbit      -      Rock, blues, funk, country, folk                

Contraband                    Classic & Modern Rock                     

Coustics               -       Indie/ Rock                                     

Crossroads               - Classic Rock

Chique - Duo                                                                       

Don't Panic              Classic Rock Pop                                  

The Deal                    Rock                                                  

The Deadbeats    -   rock & pop professional partyband                   -

Dirty Work                                                                                 -

Drea Knight               Pop Rock                                                    -

DePalma                    Ska - Dirty Reggae                                        - link broken

5th Element   -           Classic Rock                                       

Free Roll                                                                            


Full Fat Boogie Band -          Tribute Duo 60's 70's                                   

Fogpocket                 Classis Rock Blues                                  

Gatorville        -     Classic Rock     last gig  9/10/15              

Glitterballs -               Glam Rock  -                                        

Ghost Dancer              Rock, Punk, Grunge, Indie                         

Gin Pit Rock Band                                                                

The Good Machine        Rock n Roll                                    

Electro 80's               Electronica 80's                                      


Insanity Beach  -                                                                     

The Heat -                        Pop Rock                                                            

Kazoobian                 - Classic Rock                                       


Kudos                      - Funky Rock Dance Music                    

Mad on Blond                                                                       

Molly's Chamber                                                                   

Night Train                 Blues/Rock                                                broken link

One Cent Magenta     - (Chique with full Band)                       

On the Edge                                                                          

Off the Rails               - Pop Rock                                          

Rampage                      Classic Rock     (See Ghost Dancer) 

Rattlers                       - Pop Rock                                        

Road Trip               -    4 piece rock band                              (site closed) farewell gig 18/04/15 Albion Bispham.

Rock O Rama             vintage rock 'n' roll, blues and soul      

The Rockits               Beatles, Rolling Stones, Elvis, Kinks, Who       

Rupert Fabulous        - Rock Pop                                          

Twelve Paces     - Classic Rock                                             

The Scoundrels     

The Secrets                 - Pop

Senton Bombs              Hard Rock (Blackpool)                    

Sex Pissed Dolls   -  punk ska etc covers - all female band.                No dates for Blackpool at present

Sorted                 (no longer gigging, website closed                       

Ska Face                       Ska                                                  

Starfish Acoustic / Two Blokes                                                 

The Monster Squad  aka TMS (Funk)                                     

Tin Pan Alley               Blues Rock                                           

Touch The Pearl        - Soul                                                    


New Republik                                                                         

The Stories                 - Punk                                                   

The Versions                                                                             

Wyreless Acoustic                                                                     




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