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WEEKLY UPDATE

MARTHA’S KITCHEN  – SUNDAY LUNCH from 22nd September. Have a look at the mouthwatering menu here. More info soon.

‘A TASTE OF LOUISIANA’ – Sunday 2nd September. SOLD OUT.

 

THE CAT CLUB (Classic Album Thursdays)

We brought author and journalist, Melissa Chemam all the way from Paris, France to present BLUE LINES by MASSIVE ATTACK. Interviewer Chris Madden came all the way from Barnsley, South Yorkshire. It was a wonderful evening with the sell-out audience making it even more memorable as Melissa (author of the new biography of the band) and Chris waxed lyrical about the platter – which sounded marvellous. BIG thanks to everyone involved.


BREAKING NEWS: 

THE WHO ‘LIVE AT LEEDS.’ Thursday 25th October at 7.30pm. TICKETS ON FRIDAY 31st AUGUST at 12 noon.

The legendary live album recorded (less than 20 miles from The CAT Club) at the University Refectory at Leeds on 14 February 1970 is presented in it’s all glory on the original vinyl pressing.

Critic Nick Cohn described the album as “the definitive hard-rock holocaust,” and that just about sums the collective of Pete Townsend, Roger Daltry, John Entwistle and Keith Moon.

Our very special guest presenter is JON ASTLEY who remastered the tapes and produced the de-luxe edition and has worked with The Who for many years supervising mastering all their back catalogue. More info and ticket sales here.

 

THE DOORS. Rearranged date: Thursday 13th September.  Only a few tickets left.

THE DOORS legendary eponymous debut album in it’s all glory. Presented by the highly acclaimed high priestess of the spoken word – the rather wonderful TORIA GARBUTT.

 

WITH THE BEATLES. Wednesday 26th September. SOLD OUT
The leading Beatles authority, MARK LEWISOHN, will be with us to present the Fabs’ second album – a mixture of soul classics and original material.
Mark is the author of several Beatles books and was heavily involved in the terrific Anthology project.
THE BEATLES: ALL THESE YEARS, VOLUME 1 – TUNE IN is one of the finest music books ever written. It numbers close to 1,000 pages and details the story of the boys up to 1962. We can’t wait for
volume 2.
“A DELIGHT – THE STORY IS TOLD SO DEFINITIVELY THAT, AFTER THIS, 
THAT REALLY SHOULD BE IT.” THE GUARDIAN.
THIS EVENT HAS NOW SOLD OUT

 

SOLD OUT: BACK TO BLACK by AMY WINEHOUSE. Thursday 11th October
We have DOM MORLEY with us for this one. Dom is a world renowned producer who has worked with Adele, Jeff Beck, The Verve, Morrisey, Sting, Mark Ronson and many others. He was the engineer on BACK TO BLACK and won a Grammy award for his efforts. We can’t wait!
Just a note to say that the tickets went on sale at 12 noon on 1st August and were sold out at 12.24pm. Phew! Rock and roll.
SOLD OUT.


THE CAT CLUB – LIVE IN CONCERT

MARK HARRISON – SUNDAY 14th OCTOBER.
 ‘Really excellent’ (Paul Jones, BBC Radio 2)
‘One of the UK’s great blues singers and guitarists totally and absolutely original’ (Mike Harding)
‘Wonderful rootsy blues ….. innovative’ (Jazz fm)

More info to follow shortly.

Kevin ReynoldsWEEKLY UPDATE
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