About our 2019 line up
1.00 Mellow Days
Young men at Stage School, honing their writing and performance skills with fame and fortune ahead…?
2.00 Rory Evans
Virtuoso acoustic guitar player and friend of Woodstock Live…..you saw him here first in 2011 (?).
A genuine wizard of the fretboard with grace, charm and the gift of self effacing humour.
3.00 Little Brother Eli
A perfect fusion of rock & roll, blues, garage and soul – with a bit of hip hop thrown in for good measure. Slick guitar licks, raw vocals and an electric energy…
4.00 Ben Holder
Virtuoso gypsy jazz violinist Ben with his trio. Ben is a breath taking player, raconteur,
wit and a force of nature….
5.00 Holy Fools
Down home 90% proof Americana - original songs with deep traditional roots… fronted by Chris Floyd from deepest Tennessee.
6.00 Nicolas Meier
A true student and master of the guitar, Nicolas has toured as a member of Jeff Beck’s group and has played with a myriad of stars from the world of jazz. His music draws on Turkish, Middle Eastern, Tango and Flamenco influences.
Blues originals and interpretations of blues standards from Claire Crowther and her ‘young’ men….
8.00 Merrick’s Tusk
An intriguing mix of post hardcore, emo, new wave prog and anarchic rock, these guys pull no punches…
9.00 The Shapes
Oxford’s finest purveyors of pop observations of life and love on the Cowley Road and beyond…. shades of Squeeze and The Kinks with cheek and charm…
‘Lazy Sunday Afternoon’ 1.00 - 2.15 with
Colin Greenway: Fabulous in his fifties and sensational in his s………Colin brings humour and a ‘mature energy’ to the party….songs from the 1920’s to Dylan and more…
Rosie Green (Waite) & Greg Hooper
Sensitive interpretations of classic and contemporary songs by local girl Rosie joined by the multi talented composer and musician Greg Hooper…
Kristiyana Petkova & Paul Cattell
Beautiful and sensitive songs from France…
2.15 Inner Edge
A very young band winning high praise and ‘battle of the bands’ competitions all over the place with their catchy tunes and indie rock sensibility. Watch out for these guys…
3.00 Wednesdays Wolves
Chrissy Renker and Isabelle Durant sing with voices that sound as one….beautifully simple with haunting melodies and great textures…
4.00 tp & woodman
Chilled and original sonic soundscapes from the legendary and award winning 12 string guitarist Tony Poole and the soaring strat of woodman (aka Chris Baylis)….shades of Floyd and a nod towards Hank Marvin…
5.00 Amber Dee
Amber fronts her own band performing her original songs that draw from pop, soul and gospel….
Electro acoustic trio from London fronted by ex local man Jack Belmont
7.00 Ryland’s Heath
If you fancy a sing-song, a dance, or simply to lose yourself in some quality left-field pop, then Rylands Heath are for you…
8.00 Gods of Groove
Flares and funk... think Chic, Earth, Wind and Fire etc with the amazing Nina Jade on vocals
9.00 The Ponderosa
A potent mix of folk, blues, country and pop with their individual interpretations of the obscure and the familiar.
9.45 - 10.00 Woodstock 1969 Revisited
A tribute to the spirit of 1969 with The Ponderosa and friends.