Music

Steve Forbert

Singer-songwriter Steve Forbert had his first major hit back in 1979 with ‘Romeo’s Tune’. Forty-plus years later, he’s still writing acclaimed songs With his brash-yet-sensitive take on songwriting, Forbert’s unaffected delivery leads to regular sell out shows all over the world. Forbert is one of the few artists who can mesmerize a crowd with nothing but a distinctive voice, an acoustic guitar and his trusty harmonica slung around his neck, letting the purity of his music stand on its own. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.
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Sunday 2 June, 7.30pm
Bush Hall
£22

Bring a Record / Reggae Heritage Exhibition

‘The Bush’ has a legendary association with Reggae past and present with characters to match and Peckings Studio One at the centre. BassCultureUK are bringing parts of their amazing exhibition about Jamaican music in London and UK to West London's most legendary record shop. Drop in to see pictures, posters and flyers on display AND come and share your own connection: bring a record, flyer or memory and talk about it, join the open-decks and play your favourite tune with us. A joint project by Peckings/Outerglobe/BassCultureUK. Exhibition is open all week at Peckings Record Shop Bring a Record/Open Decks with Debbie Tuesday 4th, Wednesday 5th 3 til 7pm at Peckings
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Tuesday 4 June - Friday 7 June, 3pm - 7pm
Peckings Studio One
Free

Live Nation presents Saara Aalto

X Factor 2016 runner-up Saara Aalto returns to the stage! Fresh from taking over the ice, Saara is back and the UK is ready and waiting for the showstopping ‘An Evening with Saara Aalto’. Currently impressing the judges and a staggering 7 million viewers on ITV’s Dancing on Ice, Saara recently made British TV history, skating & singing concurrently to her own version of the Frozen classic ‘Let It Go’! Public support is red hot for Saara and recent reports have even dubbed her ‘Queen of the Ice’. Saara has starred in the worldclass stage musicals ‘Wicked’ & ‘High School Musical’ and has voiced the iconic Princess Anna in Disney’s Frozen. Expect a night to remember with the fabulous lady herself. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.
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Tuesday 4 June, 7.30pm
Bush Hall
£38.50

Movement classes for families and babies by Music House for Children

Come along to drop-in music and movement classes for babies and young children! Music House for Children is a leading organisation with an extensive range of multi-arts workshops, shows, concerts and music based activities to delight and inspire families and children alike. Many traditional tales are woven into interactive adventures involving composition, dancing and shared creative engagement. There are 3 classes at 40 minutes each: 9.45am, 10.30am and 11.30am (newborns) on Wednesday 5 and Friday 7 June.
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Wednesday 5 and Friday 7 June, 9.45am, 10.30am and 11.30am
Music House for Children

Shows from the Songs of Ireland

Green Curtain Theatre has put together a great collection of stories and Irish songs to make a fantastic show. Their stories are about people who left their native Ireland over the past 60 years to make their home in the UK. They had all sorts of reasons for leaving, so the stories are a mix of sad, funny and touching accounts. These will be mixed in with your favourite Irish songs including Danny Boy, Cockles and Mussels and the Parting Glass. You can sing a long if you like. Why not come along? You are sure to have a great time!
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Friday 7 June, 7.30pm
Irish Cultural Centre
£8.97

'Of Seance and Starfish' - The Church Weekend

Heading up the weekend will be two full band sets. The Saturday evening performance will consist of a special anniversary show of the band’s most iconic album STARFISH [30th anniversary] played in its entirety plus other selected highlights from the band’s career. Sunday sees another exclusive as The Church play their album SEANCE in its entirety for the first time ever in the world, plus further selected highlights from the band’s career. The weekend pass will include access to a packed Sunday daytime programme with all band members performing solo shows as well a selection of Painkiller/Jack Frost/Far Out Corporation songs performed by various members.
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Saturday 8 June - Doors open at 8pm for the first evening live music set. Sunday 9 June - Doors open at 1pm for the daytime programme until 6.30pm. Doors reopen at 7.30pm for the evening live music set.
Bush Hall
Various prices - please see website