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Monday 19th February

Children’s Swimming Lessons

WV Active offer swimming lessons for children between the ages of 4 – 16 years old.

What’s it all about?
Children’s swimming lessons take place at Central and Bilston – Bert Williams. We work in partnership with the swimming governing body, Swim England, to offer ..

Sunday 22nd April

Doors 7pm. Midnight Sun onstage at 7.30.

This is a very rare chance to see two of North America’s finest bands share the stage, together with an up and coming British band with an excellent pedigree.

Mystery
Hailing from Quebec, Canada Mystery has become one of the most popular and respected Progressive Rock Band in the world, with a big following all over Europe. ..

Monday 23rd April

THE ONLY MOI/FRANK ZAPPA ALUMNI CONSISTENTLY PERFORMING THE MUSIC OF THE MAESTRO SINCE 2003 with over 500 performances WORLDWIDE.

In 2002 the GMOI gathered for the first time to rehearse the music of the MAESTRO for a 10 year commemoration of his passing. It was to be a one time event at the Gewendhaus in Leipzig Germany, recorded for Warner Bros in EU and filmed for the ARTE CHANNEL. ..

Tuesday 24th April

All seated show

A very special evening with award-winning singer-songwriter Hazel O’Connor, performing here in a captivating acoustic line-up with Cormac de Barra on Irish Harp, her musical partner for some 15 years. The combination of de Barra’s harp with Hazel’s unforgettable voice is truly magical, combining Hazel’s unforgettable voice with the musicianship of Cormac in a ..

Wednesday 25th April

All seated show
On stage 8.30pm

Brian Kennedy survived a childhood on the infamous Falls Road, West Belfast at the height of its hellish history against all the odds to carve an extraordinary career in Music. In his own words he says, “I shouldn’t have become a singer really, given where and how my life started, but my voice had other plans and saved me in the ..

Thursday 26th April

Moretallica on stage 9.30pm
A commitment to play the music to the highest standard is what sets Moretallica above other tributes.
Capturing the raw energy of Metallica’s early career and sustaining that high intensity on the newer material results in a breathtaking show.
Formed in mid-2012, Moretallica are now winning over audiences with their versions of the best ..

Saturday 28th April

Formed in 2008 and now an 8 piece band, ‘Johnny2Bad’ performs the music of UK Reggae legends UB40, presenting their high energy live show doing all the Hits and Classics to audiences in both the UK and Europe.

Featuring all the well loved hits of UB40 including.. ‘Kingston Town’, ‘Red Red Wine’, ‘Can’t Help Falling in Love’, ‘Homely Girl’, ‘Rats in mi ..

Sunday 29th April

LA VILLA STRANGIATO is an Italian project by Gabriele Ferrari and Carlo Fattorini, two professional musicians that have many international experience. The original purpose of La Villa Strangiato was to revive Rush’s music of the ’70s and early ’80s – the period of their maximum popularity.

The band formed in 2010 and, thanks to the contribution of several friends ..

Wednesday 2nd May

BABAJACK is coming to the Robin2 on May 2nd to showcase new material for their upcoming studio album. The BIG EVENT will be recorded live and you will see the new line up BABAJACK as never before. Come and be part of the birth of a new album!

BABAJACK has more than proved its worth on the UK and European touring and festival circuits over the past 6 years. Their unique take on the blues/ ..

Thursday 3rd May

The U.K Subs are unique amongst the original wave of punk bands that emerged circa 1976/77 in that they have continued to gig every year ever since, clocking up thousands of shows. They maintain and pioneer the true spirit of punk rock, without the compromise and watering-down that has affected so many of their contemporaries.

Led by the now legendary Charlie Harper, this incredible ..

Thursday 3rd May

With a 35-year history, IQ are widely regarded as one of the world’s most highly respected progressive rock bands.

The group was formed in 1981 by guitarist Mike Holmes and keyboard player Martin Orford. They recruited bassist Tim Esau that year, followed by vocalist Peter Nicholls and drummer Paul Cook in 1982, when they released their first cassette album ‘Seven Stories Into ..

Friday 4th May

Fronted by UK’s leading Bon Jovi impersonator Gary Williams, The band have not only toured lengthily around the UK, for clients such as Harley Davidson, Sony, Vodafone, Butlins, Chicago Rock Cafes, Yates, Walkabouts, The British Motorcycle Federation and Jack Daniels, but have also performed in over 26 countries, which includes most of the Middle East, tours of Russia, Romania, Slovenia, ..

Sunday 6th May

UK symphonic metal band APPARITION host a day of female fronted metal to celebrate the release of their 3rd album ‘THE AWAKENING’

Apparition offer a melodic metal style featuring soaring riffs, energetic drums, passionate vocals and orchestral undertones.

Over the years Apparition, and those part of its history, have supported some very well-known acts such as Delain, ..

Monday 7th May

Plus Special Guest Steve Hill (Canada). The ‘One Man Wrecking Crew’.

Danny Bryant takes his highly anticipated new album, ‘Revelation’, on the road.

Riding high on the European blues scene for over a decade, Danny is acknowledged by those in the business as one of the cream of the crop. Hot on the heels of his successful 2017 live album, BIG, ‘Revelation’ is a musical ..

Wednesday 9th May

Tragedy is back! Fuller, firmer, longer than ever before!

NYC’s Tragedy: All Metal Tribute to the Bee Gees & Beyond, is an over-the-top bombast of Disco, Metal, Glitter and Magic – the #1 Party Band.

LOUDWIRE: “one of the hottest bands on the internet…not just fun and catchy — Tragedy rules!”
ALL ABOUT THE ROCK: “far from being a ..

Thursday 10th May

Roxy Magic are the UK’s best and longest-running tribute to Roxy Music & Bryan Ferry

“Wow!” – Bryan Ferry

“Awesome” – Otis Ferry

“It took a long time for there to be a Roxy tribute band; there is one now and it’s very good.”
Roxy Music’s Andy Mackay – (Ken Bruce Show BBC Radio ..

Friday 11th May

MICHAEL JACKSON will always be remembered for being the greatest entertainer of all time. Whether it is the classic hits, slick dance moves, glitzy outfits or the magnificent production, it was Michael Jackson who broke the mould and set a standard that can never be reached.

There are several tribute shows to Michael Jackson currently performing around the world, but only ONE production ..

Saturday 12th May

Now going into its 7th year Rock For Spon continues to grow stronger every year, with the support of not only local bands but also local people helping wherever they can so as to provide a well-deserved fund-raising night for Compton Hospice.
The event began after the tragic loss of New Saints bassist and founder Andy ‘Spon’ Spencer when he sadly succumbed to cancer after a ..

Sunday 13th May

Pete Boddis Band is a six piece band comprising Pete on vocal/guitar, Marilyn Bose on vocal, Pete Arrowsmith on Lead Guitar, Ken Moore on Sax/Harmonica, Robin Johnson on Bass Guitar and Kevin Bettingham on drums. Formed to play Pete’s original songs written over past 30 years in rock/Americana style with melodic tunes and story telling lyrics.

Freewheelin’ Band consists of ..

Sunday 13th May

11.00am – 3.00pm
£1 Admission
For lovers of vinyl, CDs and music memorabilia
New and used from £1 bargains to top collectibles!

Food/refreshments available throughout

Tuesday 15th May

Respected as one of Australia’s iconic musicians, Ian Moss delivers an unforgettable sound – not only as a telling soloist on guitar but especially with his silken voice, ringing with clarity and resonating with pure soul. While primarily recognised as an axeman of tenacity and sweet melodic sensibility, Ian’s distinctive vocal is the essential signature of his soulful, bluesy muse – as ..

Thursday 17th May

Planet Duran provide a live professional five-piece band and every attention has been made to ensure Planet Duran are the most authentic sounding experience possible.

Planet Duran uniquely recreate the energy and sound of the original band, showcasing all of Duran’s hits from their start to present day, Not only can you expect a 90 minute show packed with instantly recognisable ..

Friday 18th May

ooper’ have built a solid reputation throughout Britain. Their accurate renditions of many of Alice Cooper (Band) shock rock songs with full stage theatrics, including Alice’s own U.K tour snake, 12 foot monsters, a full life size working gallows and many ghouls and gore galore, leave fans with a nightmare to remember.
Expect to hear authentic versions of early classics such as ..

Saturday 19th May

“An epic night of Rock Classics and melodic symphonic rock by the best ELO Tribute Band currently touring the UK and Europe, showcasing the songwriting and genius of Jeff Lynne and Electric Light Orchestra.

A full 8-piece outfit, including the famous string section, gives fresh life to ELO classics including Mr Blue Sky, Evil Woman, Livin’ Thing, Wild West Hero, Don’t Bring Me ..

Sunday 20th May

Pink Floyd. What more could possibly be said about this multi-platinum super-group that hasn’t already been said? They are one of the most creative and enduring bands of all time.

Kent-based Just Floyd are a five piece outfit who pride themselves on capturing the LIVE sound and feel that is the magic of Pink Floyd.

Not just Another Pink Floyd Tribute, they have a lightness ..

Sunday 20th May

Who is Real To Reel….

This is the union of 5 individuals coming from different musical horizons, who decided to use their Tribute experience and their musicianship to re-create and emulate what Marillion left as Legacy between the period 1983 – 1988.

The goal is to reproduce the Sound and the Stage presence of the band during this Era.
Mixing live virtuosity, ..

Monday 21st May

The Rutles have announced details of a rare UK tour to take place in May, 2018.

Widely known as the “Pre-Fab Four”, The Rutles have also been called a “Beatles parody group”, a charge which has been strenuously denied.

The Rutles were originally formed as a spoof by Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band songwriter and musical genius Neil Innes and Monty Python’s Eric ..

Wednesday 23rd May

Selling over 150 millions records, scoring 33 top 40 US hits, and being honoured with 6 Grammy awards, Billy Joel is the sixth best selling music artist of all time, and a singer/songwriter that has forged his position as number 1 commentator on American life. From ‘Piano Man’ to ‘River of Dreams’, his tightly structured songs have been embedded in the psyche of music ..

Thursday 24th May

The Chris Bevington Organisation

In 2014 Chris Bevington realised a lifetimes ambition to record a Blues based album drawing on influences such as Robert Cray, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Walter Trout, Eric Clapton and Joe Bonamassa. After months of hard work, the first album ‘ Chris Bevington and Friends’ was released to critical acclaim here in the UK, USA and globally. The album ..

Friday 25th May

Punk, ska & dirty rock music!

The Sex Pissed Dolls are an all-female rock band and were formed in 2014. Members are Nancy, Anna, Kitty, Connie and Jilly. They exploding onto the scene and quickly gained a reputation as a must see live band with a visual and an energy that few could match. A successful 2015 UK tour followed. Initially the band covered songs by The Clash, The Sex ..

Saturday 26th May

Soul’d Out UK are the best Soul & Motown band in the Midlands!

Astonishingly energetic, entertaining and 100% LIVE, Soul’d Out UK are a 10-13 piece band featuring powerful male and female vocalists, funky rhythm section and a stonking full sax, trumpet and trombone horn section. They WOW audiences with up to 2 hours of partying with soul and motown classics! Unlike other ..

Sunday 27th May

Hysteria have shared stages with Whitesnake UK, Limehouse Lizzy and Dressed To Kill, to name a few. A regular visitor once described them like this “both guitars create a wall of sound”. With a varied set from On Through The Night, High N Dry, Pyromania, Hysteria and beyond – All the hits you would expect to hear from this iconic band, so one question remains – Do you ..

Tuesday 29th May

Emma Stevens on stage 9.45pm

2017 saw the hugely talented British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Emma Stevens release and tour her third album ‘To My Roots’, a collection of songs inspired by the eclectic mix of music she grew up listening to. Everything from James Taylor through Paul Simon to The Dixie Chicks, The Corrs, Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley. “I love ..

Wednesday 30th May

A songwriter genuinely literate, sometimes almost literary, Ian is an original craftsman. Expressed through a distinctive bitter-sweet vocal delivery, Ian’s songs hold nothing back. His ability and willingness to share with his audience, naked honesty and genuine emotion, is what sets him apart.

Ian’s career took off in the summer of 2003, when he signed to Ruf Records following ..

Thursday 31st May

Right now, King King are a band breaking into a swagger. There’s no denying the momentum of the Glasgow rockers saluted as “the best blues-rock band in the world” (Blues Rock Review) – but for Alan Nimmo (vocals/guitar), Lindsay Coulson (bass), Wayne Proctor (drums) and Bob Fridzema (keys), it’s far from mission accomplished. “We’re not stopping to smell the ..

Friday 1st June

Back in 2002, the two pop-punk titans – Green Day & Blink 182 toured America on their eponymous ‘Pop Disaster’ tour. Few dates were played, so we’re bringing the Pop Disaster tour back to life, right here in the UK for 2018!

Two of the UK’s top tribute bands to Green Day and Blink 182 are uniting for a tour of EPIC proportions. ‘Basket Case’ ..

Saturday 2nd June

Special Kinda Madness perform a truly authentic set from each band, combining the phenomenally energetic stage presence of The Specials with the wonderful iconic tunes of the Madness ‘Nutty Boys’. Playing a set from each band and producing a show that will have the audience up and dancing from the off, Special Kinda Madness will have everyone hankering after that exciting era of 2-Tone and ..

Sunday 3rd June

Mostly Autumn surely deserve to be called “The best band you have never heard”

Winners of Best Track 2017 (Sight of Day) and best female vocalist 2017 (Olivia Sparnenn-Josh) in the CRS awards 2017, Mostly Autumn have built their fan base through the old-fashioned, but highly effective, way of playing live at every opportunity. Counted amongst the top 100 best prog bands of ..

Monday 4th June

No lemon. No salt. No chaser. Melbourne’s Tequila Mockingbyrd are a shot of straight up rock n roll packing a high energy punch that will hit you from the first explosion of sound until long into the after-party. Comprised of Louisa Baker (Lead Vocals, Guitar), Jacinta Jaye (Bass, Backing Vocals) and Josie O’Toole (Drums, Backing Vocals) the band are rapidly becoming known for their ..

Tuesday 5th June

The amazing story & solo tribute to the voice of The Four Seasons by Stephen James
Introducing The Frankie Valli Story – A One-Man “Jersey Boys” style show, brilliantly sewn together chronologically by an American narrator, aided cleverly by video projection, which forms a back drop to the whole show.

The show spands three decades of music, telling the story ..

Wednesday 6th June
Thursday 7th June

Guitarist and singer-songwriter Chantel McGregor released her highly anticipated new album, Lose Control, on Friday 9th October 2015 on her independent boutique label Tis Rock Music, The new album is the follow up to her critically acclaimed 2011 debut solo album, Like No Other.

After four years of touring and festival appearances, Chantel returns with a vengeance with ten new songs that ..

Friday 8th June

Maet Loaf & The Never Neverland Express are back at The Robin 2, this time to celebrate 25 years since the release of Meat Loaf’s only ever UK number 1 ‘I’d Do Anything For Love (But I Won’t Do That) which was released back 1993. The song was the first single to be released from the long awaited second album in the Bat Trilogy, Bat Out Of Hell II: Back Into Hell.

The show ..

Saturday 9th June

Dirty/DC have been playing throughout the UK and Europe since 1988 and have developed a lineup and stage show that has made their reputation seriously strong amongst AC/DC fans, whether die hard fanatics or people who just want a good night out.

Every visual detail has been fine tuned from the wall of Marshalls to Angus’s footwear, but most importantly the music delivery and stage ..

Sunday 10th June

UNREAL CITY
Two years only after “Il Paese del Tramonto”, Unreal City return with a new work, “Frammenti notturni”.

If the two previous albums (the debut album “La Crudeltà di Aprile” was released in 2013) contributed to spread the band’s name all around the international progressive scene, thanks to concerts played in Europe and overseas ..

Sunday 10th June

All seated show

Still today his songs are recorded by major artists; add to this that in in 1992, he became an author. Raymond released his autobiography telling stories of his earlier years in the music business.

An afternoon with RAYMOND FROGGATT and his band is magical.

An afternoon not to be missed.

Wednesday 13th June

Ryan McGarvey is a star on the rise. In just the past few years his accolades have included being selected by Eric Clapton from over 4,000+ artists worldwide to perform at his 2010 Crossroads Guitar Festival in Chicago, to the Guitar Player Magazine’s Annual Readers Choice Award for “Best New Talent” in 2013. 2014 proved to be another epic year for McGarvey as he voted the winner ..

Thursday 14th June

“A band louder than Motorhead, you say?
Step right this way…”
(Kerrang!)

“Late nights, loud amps, red eyes, sore ears, and a sea of empty bottles in the morning”
(Metal Hammer)

“…pulls off the neat trick of being both utterly authentic and thrillingly relevant. The best heavy metal has plenty of dirt under its fingernails: ..

Friday 15th June

The Doors Alive are a British tribute band widely regarded as the closest and most enthralling representation of the legendary 1960’s rock gods The Doors in the world today.

The band re-create the sound, look, presence and magic of a real 1960’s Doors concert, perfectly and effortlessly transporting the audience back in time with classic hits such as ‘Light My ..

Saturday 16th June

The Ska45’s are a young and energetic band covering the best of British Ska & 2-tone

The band have really made there mark on the UK Ska scene are currently hold the title of the UK’s youngest tribute to Ska being ages 18 to 30 and an average age of 25 The Ska45’s have had an amazing 12 months playing a string of support shows with Legends The Beat Ft Dave Wakeling, Bad ..

Saturday 16th June

Now in its 4th year, the festival just gets bigger and better!

Situated in the secluded grounds of Wolverhampton Rugby Club in a mahoosive 1,000 capacity marquee, the festival showcases the best in Birmingham & Black Country talent.

No matter what the weather, we have it covered – no wellies required at this festival!

We have 2 stages – one for live bands in ..

Sunday 17th June

Keep it CASH have been performing their Johnny Cash tribute show since 2002. The band began playing in small venues and have now performed hundreds of sold out shows to thousands of people across: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Australia, Germany, America, Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales

The band is fronted by Dave Burnham, who has been booked by 20th Century Fox, Sony and the BBC as ..

Tuesday 19th June

Richie Kotzen has never been an artist known for playing by the rules. And for this ever adventurous triple-threat songwriter/guitarist/vocalist, that meant putting on the brakes after a nonstop flurry of band-related activity in order to refuel the creative process for the ten heartfelt and hard-hitting songs that comprise his vibrant new solo album, Salting Earth, out April 14 via his own ..

Wednesday 20th June

Jamie Flanagan performs as Michael Bublé in the accredited tribute show with his ” BIG Band ” Jamie has created a world class tribute show based on Bublé’s live shows. With performances spanning Europe from nightclubs to cruise ships Jamie has spent years earning his apprenticeship as a live performer with meticulous attention to detail.

Immerse yourself in the show ..

Thursday 21st June

The hard driving/country flavoured rock & roll legend

Performing classic S.G.B. material from the past 4 decades inc ‘TULANE’

Words such as artistry, charisma, endurance and integrity are often used in describing a legend. They all apply to Steve Gibbons, who has been in the music business for over four decades, surviving the ever-changing trends by being ..

Friday 22nd June

The Jam’d have built a huge following and have gained a reputation for being the finest tribute to ‘The Jam’.

Gigging up and down the UK at outdoor festivals, scooter rallies and some of the UK’s top tribute venues & events!

Plus!….The Jam’d are the only ‘Jam tribute’ to play at Claridges, one of the most reputable hotels on Mayfair.

The brilliance of ..

Saturday 23rd June

Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive, well and dominating stages worldwide. The band have also added a tribute into their show to ex-Thin Lizzy guitarist (and world renowned solo artist) Gary Moore.

From their Official PRS award, performing for Virgin Atlantic in Barbados, T.V. appearances (BBC 2’s ‘Arena’ ..

Wednesday 27th June

BOOTLEG BLONDIE is the official Debbie Harry & Blondie tribute band, the only Blondie tribute to play the legendary CBGB’s in New York City before it’s demise in 2006 and to have the honour to be mentioned on Blondie’s 11th album ‘Pollinator’.

Lead vocalist Debbie Harris appeared on two shows for BBC1 when she was picked out of 15,000 applicants to represent Debbie ..

Thursday 28th June

“Memories fade, but some linger for a reason. The Skids was the definitive part of my early life. A brilliant adventure into the world of creativity and adulthood”, reflected Richard Jobson recently, ” I was a kid when I joined the band in 1977 – 16 years old. By the time the adventure had run aground, I was a dazed and confused young man. We were fearless in the beginning, ..

Friday 29th June

Anyone seeing and hearing Quill in concert will wonder at the magic of the performance! Quill has developed a unique musical style that has captured many varied influences, plying Celtic folk hued Fleetwood Mac-ish rock before the Corrs were invented

DANNI G is a female singer-songwriter who’s unique brand of rock n’roll fuses her influences ranging from Led Zeppelin and Julie ..

Saturday 30th June

Kick up the 80’s are now celebrating their 18th year together and continue to perform 80’s classics from icons of the era such as Duran Duran, Madness, Adam Ant, Depeche Mode, Soft Cell, The Jam and many many more….”