Take Out with Fabled
Aug
14
7:00 PM19:00

Take Out with Fabled

Five-piece Fabled join us at the Take Out this week. This quintet of young players draws inspiration from music for film, and explores the relationship between music and storytelling with their original pieces. Come and hear this collaborative group as they find their own ways to tell age-old stories.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm.

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Friday Hat Trick: Moonshot
Aug
17
7:00 PM19:00

Friday Hat Trick: Moonshot

Smitty's are teaming up with maverick craft spirits producer That Boutique-y Gin Company to bring you four nights of late night music events throughout August. Expect bold new flavour combinations, paired with hand-picked bands from across London to bring you that summer party vibe. We'll be open until 3am, so join us for gin and jazz.

SEN3 bring the sounds of the universe into our corner of Broadway Market. Join us as we do a bit of astral travelling from the comfort of our own basement.

Doors 7pm, music from 9pm

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Take Out with Uncle Nef
Aug
21
7:00 PM19:00

Take Out with Uncle Nef

Modern, electric rhythm and blues duo Uncle Nef features legendary New Orleans drummer Shannon Powell and New York City guitarist Darren Hoffman. 

Don't miss this rare UK performance by highly-acclaimed Powell at Kansas Smitty's.

For this show, Uncle Nef will be joined by Paul Moran on organ.

With support from Rodney Lister:

Come along early and hear Rodney Lister as he's joined by Giacomo Smith for a warm up set. 

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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The Shed with Dreiklang
Aug
23
7:00 PM19:00

The Shed with Dreiklang

Matthew Read returns after a sell out show earlier this year. This time, he's bringing his piano trio Dreiklang to the bar. Having played with each other in various lineups, the three came together to write new material, rehearse and hone their sound. They've been working on this for a nearly a year, so don't miss it. 

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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Wind Up: Bank Holiday Late Show
Aug
26
7:00 PM19:00

Wind Up: Bank Holiday Late Show

Smitty's are teaming up with maverick craft spirits producer That Boutique-y Gin Company to bring you four nights of late night music events throughout August. Expect bold new flavour combinations, paired with hand-picked bands from across London to bring you that summer party vibe. We'll be open until 3am, so join us for gin and jazz.

Holy Honolulu its a Bank Holiday. It our final blowout party and we’re getting tropical. James
Kitchman will serve up refreshing cuts of island rhythms whilst the Boutique-ey Gin flows.

Doors 7pm, music from 9pm

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Take Out with Lunafruit
Sep
4
7:00 PM19:00

Take Out with Lunafruit

Lunafruit is a dynamic soul-pop trio from London. With members spread between London and Barcelona during production stages of their forthcoming album, the trio have drawn inspiration from the vibrant jazz scenes of South London and Barcelona. Taking influence from RnB, pop and jazz artists like Jordan Rakei, Vulfpeck, Lianne La Havas, Robert Glasper, Hiatus Kaiyote, and Snarky Puppy, their sound is fresh, uplifting and soulful. Join them at Smitty's for their album launch

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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Saturday Night Special with Fraser Smith
Sep
29
7:00 PM19:00

Saturday Night Special with Fraser Smith

Fraser has a Dexter Gordon inspired tenor sound, perfect for the Saturday Night Special. Join him and his band this weekend.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

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The Shed with Rosie Frater-Taylor 'On My Mind' Album Launch
Oct
4
7:00 PM19:00

The Shed with Rosie Frater-Taylor 'On My Mind' Album Launch

For this week's Shed, Rosie Frater-Taylor joins us to celebrate the launch of her new album On My Mind. This 19 year old singer defies genre, as she brings together elements of folk, pop and jazz for this all-original night of music. Come and hear her guitar sounds paired with her evocative lyrics as she makes her Smitty's debut. 

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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Friday Hat Trick: Double Barrel Late Show
Aug
10
7:00 PM19:00

Friday Hat Trick: Double Barrel Late Show

Smitty's are teaming up with maverick craft spirits producer That Boutique-y Gin Company to bring you four nights of late night music events throughout August. Expect bold new flavour combinations, paired with hand-picked bands from across London to bring you that summer party vibe. We'll be open until 3am, so join us for gin and jazz.

Join Artie Zaitz as he brings his T-Bone Walker sounds to the basement. We're turning Smitty's into a shotgun shack, with southern blues until late.

Doors 7pm, music from 9pm

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Basement Tapes with Adrian Cox and Miss Baby Sol
Aug
8
7:00 PM19:00

Basement Tapes with Adrian Cox and Miss Baby Sol

After a full year of touring, including two shows with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, House Band member Adrian Cox brings his new quartet down to Kansas Smitty's. For this new project he teams up with the formidable singing force that is Miss Baby Sol. 

 

Miss Baby Sol has worked with artists including Paloma Faith, Jazz Jamaica, Laura Mvula, and Florence + the Machine. Baby’s music is influenced by artists such as Nina Simone, Eartha Kitt, Grace Jones, Billie Holliday and Sarah Vaughan, and encompasses powerful soul, jazz and reggae.

Two houses:

First House: doors 7pm, music from 8pm.

Second House doors 9.45pm, music from 10.15pm

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Take Out with Harry Diplock
Aug
7
7:00 PM19:00

Take Out with Harry Diplock

Guitarist Harry Diplock celebrates the later musical adventures of Django Reinhardt fusing the hip mid-century sound of Europe and America, intertwining Gypsy Jazz and Bebop. Featuring Dom Pusey on sax and Greg Gottlieb on bass to create the hot swing of Paris with the new language and feel of Bop.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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Friday Hat Trick: Hot Sauce Late Show
Aug
3
7:00 PM19:00

Friday Hat Trick: Hot Sauce Late Show

Smitty's are teaming up with maverick craft spirits producer That Boutique-y Gin Company to bring you four nights of late night music events throughout August. Expect bold new flavour combinations, paired with hand-picked bands from across London to bring you that summer party vibe. We'll be open until 3am, so join us for gin and jazz.

Live music from hot jazz trio led by Smitty’s long time collaborator Harry Sankey.

Doors 7pm, music from 9pm

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Take Out with Bruno Heinen
Jul
31
7:00 PM19:00

Take Out with Bruno Heinen

Bruno Heinen brings his forward-looking, originals quintet to Smitty’s. The group features a stellar line-up of James Copus, Rachael Cohen, Andrea Di Biase and Will Glaser. They will be playing original compositions by Bruno, alongside his arrangement of Monk, Shorter and Walton.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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Take Out with Romarna Campbell
Jul
24
7:00 PM19:00

Take Out with Romarna Campbell

This new trio, made up of Romarna Campbell, Ed Riches and Mutale Chashi, brings three of the UK’s most promising musicians together for their debut show at Kansas Smitty’s. With compositions and arrangements from all three musicians, expect explosive moments mixed with quiet thoughtfulness inspired by a deep-rooted influence of bebop, hip-hop and neo-soul.

Doors 7pm, music from 8pm

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Sunday Service with Pete Horsfall
Jul
22
7:00 PM19:00

Sunday Service with Pete Horsfall

Kansas Smitty's House Band trumpeter Pete Horsfall presents The Sunday Service – a joyous and relaxed evening of swinging southern spirituals, hymns, and gospel tunes.

For fans of a Sunday sing-a-long, you'll be welcome to join in song with the band, as they swing these beautiful melodies for you. Hymn sheets provided!

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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The Shed with Leo Richardson
Jul
19
7:00 PM19:00

The Shed with Leo Richardson

Leo Richardson is widely recognised to be one of London's leading jazz tenor saxophonists, best known for his straight-ahead, contemporary hard-bop style. You'll hear the sounds of John Coltrane, Joe Henderson, Dexter Gordon, Horace Silver and Art Blakey in his playing. Head to Smitty's as he brings his quartet to Broadway Market.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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