Events

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December 2016

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  • 10th – LEECH – Versatile rock covers band. Non-members £3 on the door.

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  • 17th – NO MUSTANG – The new name for THE COURTELLES but still the same top class, high performance 4-piece band now playing music from the 60s thru to the 80s! They guarantee to have you up dancing from the moment they kick-off and guarantee 100% there’ll be ‘No Mustang…..’! Non-members £3 on the door.

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  • 24th – XMAS EVE disco

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  • 31st – NEW YEAR’S EVE – ALL NIGHT WORKERS – a dynamic 10 piece soul/blues outfit with a 4-piece brass section that has gigged consistently since the 1960s. The BLUES BROTHERS meets THE COMMITMENTS – the hit sounds of Stax never sounded so good! Bring your dancing shoes!! Tickets on sale at the bar – £10 each.   USC Members will receive a full refund of their ticket price upon arrival (sorry no refunds for guest tickets).

January 2017

  • party-07jan20177th – MEMBER’S PARTY

 

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  • 21st – WILLY FINLAYSON & the Hurters “Finlayson plays guitar and sings like God” says former Mean Fiddler promoter Pete Feenstra. Sentiments echoed by the music press including blues magazine Blueprint who said of Finlayson “this man should be a household name”. This charismatic performer, who fronted seminal bands Bees Make Honey and Meal Ticket, is still steamrollering audiences with THAT voice. Non-members £3 on the door.

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  • 28th – HIGHSIDE – the ultimate covers band playing popular music turned up to 11 ! Highside perform the best new music and rock classics geared towards creating an electric atmosphere : “Our aim is to make our audience feel as involved in the performance as the band, we encourage singing, dancing and crowd involvement, after all! we’re all there to have a good time!” Playing covers from bands such as Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters, Queen, Kings of Leon, The Killers, Elvis, Green Day, Thin Lizzy, Stereophonics and Guns ‘N’ Roses to name but a few. Non-members £3 on the door.

February 2017

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  • 4th – BAD PENNY – Fantastic, talented 3-piece rock band led by Jason Stretch (gtr/vocals) with Paul ‘Smiffy’ Smith on bass and Rob Owens on drums. Non-members £3 on the door.

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  • 11th – BROKEN BONES -Broken Bones features Ed Hudson and Smiffy both from legendary London rock band Bad II The Bone plus Les Binks (Judas Priest), Simon J Pinto and Dave Fowler. Classic rock anthems and heavy rock hits such as: HIGHWAY TO HELL /ACE OF SPADES /BORN TO BE WILD /PARANOID / SMOKE ON THE WATER. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • shifty-little-sister-18feb201718th – SHIFTY LITTLE SISTER – Shifty Little Sister are a local 4-piece band playing an eclectic mix of jazz, blues, and latin grooves. Non-members £3 on the door.

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  • 25th – CRY WOLF – Return of this popular rock covers band featuring Pars Evrenos on lead guitar and vocals, The band also features Tom Farmer (bass & vocals) and his twin brother David on drums. Younger brother Gary Farmer on rhythm guitar completes the line up of this classic rock powerhouse!! Non-members £3 on the door.

March 2017

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  • 4th – MIDNIGHT TOKERS – Voted best band of the weekend at the 2013 Hersham Beer Festival, the Midnight Tokers are a ‘power-trio’ playing a wide variety of music, giving their unique take on artists ranging from Elvis to AC/DC. Good music, played well, you’ll go home with your foot tapping and a smile on your face. Non-members £3 on the door.

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  • 11th – MAD WOLF – Excellent local covers band who play great music including classic rock, blues and funk and just about anything else from their extensive song list. Non-members £3 on the door.

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  • 18th – F2 – The Clash of the Guitar Titans – Pars Evrenos and Jason Stretch together!! Classic rock squared! Non-members £3 on the door.

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  • 25th – JOE JAMMER BAND – A welcome return to this rock guitarist from Chicago – legend and showman!! Non-members £3 on the door.

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Coming soon …

  • Date TBC – THE SHARPEES – top rhythm & blues/rock guitar band (not a cover band) delivering a professional, no compromise performance of some of the best blues and rock music from the eras influenced by Rory Gallagher, Tom Petty, Dr Feelgood, George Thorogood, The Stones….. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – THE SKIN AND BLISTER BAND – talented six-piece Windsor based band with influences from West Coast California to the sound of the Deep South. Good old Southern Country Rock & Blues. Influences include The Eagles, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Rolling Stones, Mamas & Papas, Stealers Wheel, Lynyrd Skynyrd. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – THE BLOX – Ian Dury & the Blockheads tribute band. Oi Oi! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – SWAMPSNAKE – rock covers. This band turned out to be one of the most popular bands we’ve had in recent years when they first played here in September 2013. Don’t miss them this time around!! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – 2 TONES BEYOND – More Mod music than you can shake a stick at!! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – JOHNNY NICKY BAND – this very popular band returns with some excellent rock and soul classics. Featuring the excellent Martin Belmont (guitar) and Kevin Foster (bass). Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – THE LOUDSHIRTSThe LOUDSHIRTS are a hard-rocking, close-harmony, rock covers band and a regular and popular act on the Surrey/Middlesex/London live music scene. Formed in 1988 by guitarist brothers Steve & Jeff Summers, personnel changes over the years has now produced the current line-up of Jeff Summers (guitar), Gary Summers (bass) and Nigel “Reg” Robinson on drums & percussion. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – PREZENCE – classic stadium rock covers such as Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Aerosmith, Bon Jovi and Black Sabbath. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – 3rd DEGREE LEBURN – Everything this band do gonna be FUNKY!! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – FULLY TWISTED – Old school rock. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – CAMILLE and the DAREDEVILS – Rhythm & blues and rocking soul. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – CHARLIE CHANDLERS LITTLE ROCK BAND -Four-piece band, fronted by Miss Max McFadden and Jon Paul Tino and masterminded by the man himself, Charlie Chandler of the ‘Guitar Experience’ Kingston, Surrey, perform songs from the last five decades, by the likes of Adele, AC\DC, Foo Fighters, Tom Petty, Fleetwood Mac, Muse, Rod Stewart, James Brown, Al Green, Stereophonic, Passenger, Van Morrison, ZZ Top, Cyndi Lauper, U2, Anastasia and Texas to name but a few. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – ROCKSTOCKNon-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – GOOD OLD BOYS – originally formed as a vehicle to play live Rock ‘n’ Roll whenever the members were free from touring with their own bands. The astounding response they received has led them to become a successful band in their own right and as a result the combined talents of Alan Barrett (Cliff Bennett & the Rebel Rousers), Nick Simper (Deep Purple), Peter Parks, Simon Bishop and Richard Hudson (Strawbs) provide a perfect blend for the 50s 60s Rock ‘n’ Roll / R&B enthusiast. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – SPY vs SPY – a pairing of New York maestro guitarist Alix Anthony with bass supremo Spy Austin. These boys gonna be funky!
  • Date TBC – TRAKonTRAK– ace drummer Sam Kelly returns to the USC with his party band – should be a fun night! Sam has worked with Chaka Khan, Dr John, Ben E. King, Robert Plant, The Foundations, Gordon Haskell, Billy Ocean, Desmond Dekker, Eddie Floyd, Roger Chapman, Michelle Shocked, Stan Webb, Gary Moore, Paul Jones, Imelda May, Robben Ford, Andy Fairweather Low and Chris Barber ………… to name but a few!
  • Date TBC – ENGLISH ROGUES – Hard-working South East based rock band that come highly recommended. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – UP & RUNNING – This band of experienced musicians originally formed in Kew as the Jaguars and have been performing music from the 60s/70s/80s for 40+ years. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – DOUBLE TROUBLE EXPERIENCE – Jason Stretch (Bad Penny) has teamed up with Spy Austin (bass) and Jerome Marcus (drums) to play the music of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimi Hendrix! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – JAMIE MARSHALL – talented singer/songwriter/guitarist Jamie makes his *4th in 2015* visit to Egham to complete our Easter Beer Festival weekend musical line-up.
  • Date TBC – IN TOO CHIC – First visit of this four piece disco / funk covers band.
    Fronted by a female vocalist, the band play the best of late 70’s and early 80’s Disco & Funk classics. The band members have a long background of playing rock covers as well so there may be some surprises! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – CHARLIE CHANDLER’S LITTLE ROCK – Rocking rhythm & blues band that will get you up dancing! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – MICKY MOODY BAND – Micky Moody has reformed the band and the latest line up includes Pete Stroud (bass) and Ali Maas (vocals). Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – THUNDERHEAD – plays a selection of songs by classic artists such as Bad Company, Deep Purple, Free, Joe Walsh, Pink Floyd, The Rolling Stones, Status Quo, Thin Lizzy and many others. The band is a new project by Doug Lipinski (Alternators, ex-Blue Fuses, ex-ZAPPED!) and Keith Elford (Alternators, ex-ZAPPED!) with John Hiles and Nick Potter, also well-established members of the Surrey and south-east music scene. Thunderhead are determined to give audiences a great experience of entertaining and high quality rock.. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – ALLEYCATS – This polished six-piece outfit, plays a very broad cross-section of 50’s rock’n’roll. Their extensive repertoire stretches from rockabilly, through swing-jive, rhythm’n’blues, to doo-wop and includes classic hits from most of the major fifties stars. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – THE GEOFF EVERETT BAND – Return visit of this popular 3 piece Kent based band playing Rocking Rhythm and Blues. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – THE SCALLYWAGS -West London based band known for mixing great music with as much fun as they can possibly cram into every gig! Playing together for over 10 years, The Scallys have a varied set list to cater for all tastes.
    Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – UGLY GUYS – Cosmic American country rock from Southend on Sea led by ex-Kursaal Flyers’ frontman Paul Shuttleworth! “They play like veterans but rock like 18 year olds!” Non-members £3 on the door.
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  • Date TBC – THE MILLER FAMILY – This 6 piece band plays a lively mixture of funk, soul and rock including music from World Party, Stevie Wonder, Sly & The Family Stone and Van Morrison. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – WHO ARE YOU? – Return visit for this WHO covers band – it was VERY BUSY last time so get down early!! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – THE SKIN AND BLISTER BAND – talented six-piece Windsor based band with influences from West Coast California to the sound of the Deep South. Good old Southern Country Rock & Blues. Influences include The Eagles, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Rolling Stones, Mamas & Papas, Stealers Wheel, Lynyrd Skynyrd. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – BAD INFLUENCERock & Blues band with excellent female singer Val Cowell with a voice somewhere between Bonnie Raitt and Janis Joplin! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – BE SHARP – Brilliant Kent based covers band bring stadium rock to Egham!! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – SAM KELLY BAND – top class drummer Sam Kelly returns to the USC with his band – plus special guest ace-guitarist from Germany GREGOR HILDEN! Sam has worked with Chaka Khan, Dr John, Ben E. King, Robert Plant, The Foundations, Gordon Haskell, Billy Ocean, Desmond Dekker, Eddie Floyd, Roger Chapman, Michelle Shocked, Stan Webb, Gary Moore, Paul Jones, Imelda May, Robben Ford, Andy Fairweather Low and Chris Barber ………… to name but a few! Non-members £3 on the door
  • Date TBC – PURPLE HAZE – new band that covers Deep Purple and Jimi Hendrix. Features Paul ‘Smiffy’ Smith from Bad Penny and Broken Bones. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – WILLY FINLAYSON & the Hurters “Finlayson plays guitar and sings like God” says former Mean Fiddler promoter Pete Feenstra. Sentiments echoed by the music press including blues magazine Blueprint who said of Finlayson “this man should be a household name”. This charismatic performer, who fronted seminal bands Bees Make Honey and Meal Ticket, is still steamrollering audiences with THAT voice. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – STEVIE & THE SHAKEDOWN a night of hot rockin’, jump blues, swing, R’n’B and good old Rock ‘n’ Roll!
  • Date TBC – ALL NIGHT WORKERS – a dynamic 10 piece soul/blues outfit with a 4-piece brass section that has gigged consistently since the 1960s. The BLUES BROTHERS meets THE COMMITMENTS – the hit sounds of Stax never sounded so good!
  • Date TBC – BARRY VENN’S FALSE PRETENCES – Talented bluesy rock band featuring Barry Venn (slide gtr), Jerome Marcus (drums), Spy Austin (bass) and Gary Sanford (guitar). Barry Venn has played with David Gilmour (Pink Floyd), Mick Ralphs (Mott the Hoople & Bad Company), Robin Lumley (Brand X) and Steve Simpson (Ronnie Lane’s Slim Chance). Gary Sanford has played with Aztec Camera and Joe Jackson. Jerome and Spy have played with many bands and have played at the USC several times too. Non-members £3 on the door.
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  • Date TBC – MISSION SMS – Jason Stretch (Bad Penny) originally teamed up with Spy Austin (bass) and Jerome Marcus (drums) to form a power trio to play the music of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimi Hendrix. Recently the band has added keyboard player Mark Preston and expanded the material. This will be a rockin’ night out! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC –  JUICY LUCY – Now in it’s 47th year, Juicy Lucy were originally formed in 1969 and very quickly had a hit record with Who Do You Love. They had a successful re-launch at the famous Eel Pie Club in Twickenham in 2005 and have supported Nazereth, Wishbone Ash and Saxon on countrywide tours. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – BROKEN BONES -Broken Bones features Ed Hudson and Smiffy both from legendary London rock band Bad II The Bone plus Les Binks (Judas Priest), Simon J Pinto and Dave Fowler. Classic rock anthems and heavy rock hits such as: HIGHWAY TO HELL /ACE OF SPADES /BORN TO BE WILD /PARANOID / SMOKE ON THE WATER. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – MEMENTO – A new classic rock covers collaboration featuring the best talent from many of the live music circuit’s best bands. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – KAPTAIN KRUNCH & THE KILLER HEELS Acoustic rock from Skin & Blister sisters Avril and Rosie along with guitar supremo Pars Evrenos (Cry Wolf). Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – NO MUSTANG – The new name for THE COURTELLES but still the same top class, high performance 4-piece band now playing music from the 60s thru to the 80s! They guarantee to have you up dancing from the moment they kick-off and guarantee 100% there’ll be ‘No Mustang…..’! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – MIDNIGHT TOKERS – Voted best band of the weekend at the 2013 Hersham Beer Festival, the Midnight Tokers are a ‘power-trio’ playing a wide variety of music, giving their unique take on artists ranging from Elvis to AC/DC. Good music, played well, you’ll go home with your foot tapping and a smile on your face. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – KAPTAIN KRUNCH – Finest classic rock/metal duo featuring ‘Kaptain’ Grant Chambers of the “Land Of Cain” on vocals and Pars ‘Krunch’ Evrenos of “Cry Wolf” on lead guitars.. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC –  GEOFF EVERETT – Return visit of this popular Kent based band with a new line up but still playing Rocking Rhythm and Blues. The band is completed by Pete Shaw on bass (ex Chris Rea, etc) and Bob Langridge on drums. Special guest joining the band this Saturday is renowned harmonica player Alan Glen (ex Yardbirds, Nine Below Zero etc)  Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – STEVE CARROLL & MEGAN LUNA RHODES – Please join us for some Irish entertainment with USC favourite Steve plus Megan. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – VINYL FRONTIER – Classic rock covers from the 60’s to the present.
  • Date TBC – FOWOKAN – excellent reggae band featuring Sam Kelly on Drums plus Spy Austin, one of the best reggae/soul bassists in the business who has worked with Desmond Dekker, Gregory Isaacs and Dandy Livingstone.
  • Date TBC – BAD PENNY – Fantastic, talented 3-piece rock band led by Jason Stretch (gtr/vocals) with Paul ‘Smiffy’ Smith on bass and Rob Owens on drums.
  • Date TBC – LEECH – Versatile rock covers band. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – TEX, DOUG & ROCK n ROLLMartin Belmont (Ducks Deluxe, Graham Parker & the Rumour, Elvis Costello) joins up with Phil Rambow (The Winkies, Kirsty McColl) for an evening of original songs, country classics, rocking rhythm & blues, rockabilly and some Elvis classics! One acoustic guitar .. one electric guitar .. one bunch of foot tapping songs! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – STEVIE & THE SHAKEDOWN a night of hot rockin’, jump blues, swing, R’n’B and good old Rock ‘n’ Roll! Non-members £3 on the door.
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  • Date TBC – JASON STRETCH ALL STARS – Jason Stretch (Bad Penny) has teamed up with Mark Preston (keyboards) and Alistair Martin (bass) with this new vehicle to play great classic rock! Replaces MISSION SMS. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – REV – top quality trio playing classic hits from yesteryear to get you up on the dance floor. Sing, party and dance as you’ll be ‘shakin all over’ and ‘rockin around the clock’! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC –  JUICY LUCY – Now in it’s 47th year, Juicy Lucy were originally formed in 1969 and very quickly had a hit record with Who Do You Love. They had a successful re-launch at the famous Eel Pie Club in Twickenham in 2005 and have supported Nazereth, Wishbone Ash and Saxon on countrywide tours. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – NEMESIS – Rock band playing tunes such as Paranoia, Smoke on the Water, Paint It Black, Johnny Be Goode and everything in between. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – HIGHSIDE – the ultimate covers band playing popular music turned up to 11 ! Highside perform the best new music and rock classics geared towards creating an electric atmosphere : “Our aim is to make our audience feel as involved in the performance as the band, we encourage singing, dancing and crowd involvement, after all! we’re all there to have a good time!” Playing covers from bands such as Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters, Queen, Kings of Leon, The Killers, Elvis, Green Day, Thin Lizzy, Stereophonics and Guns ‘N’ Roses to name but a few. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – JOE JAMMER BAND – A welcome return to this rock guitarist from Chicago – legend and showman!! Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC –  THE SCOUNDRELS – highly polished, rocking covers band delivering a high-energy sound … playing pop, rock and funk … from classics to charts.
  • Date TBC – KATIE BRADLEY BLUES EXPERIENCE – Katie Bradley has been twice voted the UK’s best Blues Singer/Songwriter (in 2012 & 2015). Check out this amazing Blues/Soul Singer and her fantastic band you will not be disappointed! Katie’s love for many different styles reveals her to be a very exciting artist who can cover and write in a myriad of different Blues disciplines. Her range will haunt you deep down into the spirit of the Delta Blues and at the same time, raise your spirits up as she leads her great Band of musicians including: Kevin Dore (bass), James Fairfoul (guitar) and Andrew McGuinness (drums).
  • Date TBC – BROKEN BONES -Broken Bones features Ed Hudson and Smiffy both from legendary London rock band Bad II The Bone plus Les Binks (Judas Priest), Simon J Pinto and Dave Fowler. Classic rock anthems and heavy rock hits such as: HIGHWAY TO HELL /ACE OF SPADES /BORN TO BE WILD /PARANOID / SMOKE ON THE WATER. Non-members £3 on the door.
  • Date TBC – MAD WOLF – Excellent local covers band who play great music including classic rock, blues and funk and just about anything else from their extensive song list. Non-members £3 on the door.