Peanut Butter Jam with Will Cleasby
Apr
24
7:00 PM19:00

Peanut Butter Jam with Will Cleasby

We said we never would but, by popular demand, Smitty's will be hosting a monthly jam session. 

The bar will be serving Jackpot Motherfucking Peanut butter infused cocktails all night long and on our infamous basement stage, you can expect to hear the raw talent of London's best musicians, discover as-yet-unheard sounds, and catch special guests from further afield. 

Each month will see a rotating cast of familiar faces and new blood, as Peanut Butter Jam takes both audiences and players to new sticky-sweet musical heights. 

To join in please speak to the bar staff and they'll point you in the right direction.

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The Shed with Binker Golding and Elliot Galvin
Apr
26
7:00 PM19:00

The Shed with Binker Golding and Elliot Galvin

Come and hear the brand new project from Binker Golding and Elliot Galvin. A welcome relief from the mainstream sounds on the scene today, head to Smitty's for an adventurous, exciting and fearless night of music. Both these musicians are known for their original, contemporary sound, with this duo project set to be something very special.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm.

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Sunday Service with Pete Horsfall
Apr
29
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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Open House with Hyphae and Robin Porter Quintet
May
8
7:00 PM19:00

Open House with Hyphae and Robin Porter Quintet

This week's Open House is a double header, with music for Hyphae and the Robin Porter Quintet:

Hyphae

The group plays original music which draws on the music of Brazil in their celebratory and energetic style. Expect to hear propulsive rhythms as well as melodic focus from this four-piece.

Robin Porter Quintet

This five-piece perform band leaders and accomplished saxophonist Robin Porter's original compositions. They combine strong melodies and storytelling with grooves and rhythms inspired by variety of cultures from around the world.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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Sunday Service with Pete Horsfall
May
20
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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Peanut Butter Jam
May
29
7:00 PM19:00

Peanut Butter Jam

We said we never would but, by popular demand, Smitty's will be hosting a monthly jam session. 

The bar will be serving Jackpot Motherfucking Peanut butter infused cocktails all night long and on our infamous basement stage, you can expect to hear the raw talent of London's best musicians, discover as-yet-unheard sounds, and catch special guests from further afield. 

Each month will see a rotating cast of familiar faces and new blood, as Peanut Butter Jam takes both audiences and players to new sticky-sweet musical heights. 

For our inaugural Jam expect a super funky, low volume affair with a very special guest.

To join in please speak to the bar staff and they'll point you in the right direction.

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Open House with TwoSpeak
Jun
12
7:00 PM19:00

Open House with TwoSpeak

TwoSpeak blend both the diverse backgrounds of their players and a wide range of musical influences to bring their groove centred sound to life. The band grew out of experimenting with global sounds, before embarking on a busy tour schedule and releasing a debut self-titled EP. Join them in the basement.

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The Shed with INMIRIAM
Apr
5
7:00 PM19:00

The Shed with INMIRIAM

INMIRIAM returns to The Shed with former fellow Goldsmith student Matt Kirk.


INMIRIAM is the new project from Ellie Rose Rusbridge inspired by the biblical story of poet and prophetess Miriam. She recently completed an MMus in Creative Practice at Goldsmiths University where experimental pop and vocal music were at the forefront of her research and practice :www.inmiriam.com 

“Dusk-lit songs, strong and tender and sung in a voice that curls darkly at the edges in a way that’ll entice fans of Joanna Newsom and Regina Spektor” – Time Out Magazine

 

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=fkw9FMhUUnc

Matt Kirk is a London based producer, writing music for contemporary dance, theatre and clubs.

https://soundcloud.com/mattkirk/emerald-w-james-carey


Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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Wind Up with João Caetano
Apr
1
7:00 PM19:00

Wind Up with João Caetano

João Caetano has been a member of jazz band Incognito for the past six years, and now is excited to launch a new solo project and start his Rhythm and Fado tour. This world music project sees his energetic performance style combine elements of jazz, folk and traditional Portuguese percussion and Fado. Join him for the first show of his tour at Smitty's.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm.

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The Shed with Leo Richardson Quartet
Mar
22
7:00 PM19:00

The Shed with Leo Richardson Quartet

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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Basement Tapes Special with Kansas Smitty's House Band
Mar
21
7:00 PM19:00

Basement Tapes Special with Kansas Smitty's House Band

Get up close with the band as they experiment with new material, invite special guests on stage and try out new set lists and lineups in their very own home. 

This is a unique Smitty’s experience; all the joy of a Kansas Smitty’s House Band show, at the place where the band come to rehearse, meet friends and create their own original kind of jazz.

Two houses, 8pm and 10pm

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Peanut Butter Jam with Will Cleasby
Mar
20
7:00 PM19:00

Peanut Butter Jam with Will Cleasby

We said we never would but, by popular demand, Smitty's will be hosting a monthly jam session. 

The bar will be serving Jackpot Motherfucking Peanut butter infused cocktails all night long and on our infamous basement stage, you can expect to hear the raw talent of London's best musicians, discover as-yet-unheard sounds, and catch special guests from further afield. 

Each month will see a rotating cast of familiar faces and new blood, as Peanut Butter Jam takes both audiences and players to new sticky-sweet musical heights. 

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Sunday Service with Giacomo Smith
Mar
18
7:00 PM19:00

Sunday Service with Giacomo Smith

Kansas Smitty's House Band leader Giacomo Smith 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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Open House with Joe Webb
Mar
13
7:00 PM19:00

Open House with Joe Webb

Our House Band pianist Joe Webb joins us at the Open House, as we invite him to share his newly written solo tracks. Joe's solos are infamous at Smitty's, the best known being at Shoreditch Town Hall last year when he held an 800 strong audience in enraptured silence for an entire solo piece.

Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm

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