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A private members club open to members and guests. Situated in Lewes, East Sussex, the Club comprises a large and spacious bar area, professional music stage, dining section and gardens. 139 High Street Lewes BN7 1XS 01273 473 076 lewesconclub.com



September Fri 20
@ The Con Club
Once again The Con Club plays host to local bands The Manatees and Caburn, this time in aid of Southover Bonfire Society.
The Manatees are a genre-defying band, writing and performing original songs with hints of 60's surf and Dylan.
And Caburn will be playing the Conclub for the third time... more

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Sat 21
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed presents: Geno Washington & The Ram Jam Band

Geno Washington and The Ram Jam Band had two of the biggest selling UK albums of the sixties. Amazingly both of these were live albums. Hand Clappin, Foot Stompin, Funky Butt Live was in the album charts for 48 weeks of the year... more

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Fri 27
@ The Con Club
Stomping Backwoods Americana

The Curst Sons unique sound mixes traditional American roots genres with powerful original songs and gutsy live shows. Their inspiration is the pre Rock n' Roll world of Blues, Gospel and Old Time - given a jolt of electricity and a kick-ass stomp.

Since... more

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Sun 29
@ The Con Club
Our September Sundays in the Bar Sunday afternoon gig features the welcome return to the Con Club of blues singer/guitarist Stuart Bligh.

Stuart, of local Blues/Rock band,The Big Blue, will be playing an acoustic solo set of classic tunes and cool Blues.

Expect a wide ranging set of... more

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October Thu 03
@ The Con Club
Comedy at the Con returns after the summer break, acts to be announced later.


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Fri 04
@ The Con Club
This is Dende's official celebration of playing music together for 10 years and it will be so good to be back in our home town of Lewes!

Dende is a 9 piece fun-fuelled positive party band playing an up-for-it mix of tunes with a firm rooting in Afro-Latin rhythms. From Cumbia to Calypso,... more

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Sun 06
@ The Con Club
A COMPLETE HISTORY OF SOUL MUSIC!

Performed by Steve 'Snips' Parsons and The Chain Gang with very special guests The Paddock Choir, directed by Ruth Kerr

A Con Club Sunday Afternoon Concert presented by The Ripple

From 2pm until 4 30 pm

Tickets 6 in advance / 7 on the... more

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Thu 10
@ The Con Club
Mojo Music Present: Funke and the Two Tone Baby - A one man sonic explosion. Uncategorized and uncharted. Jammed halfway between frenzied alt-blues and metronomic dance beats. Combining guitar and harmonica with beatboxing and effects that seamlessly collide the organic with the mechanical to... more
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Fri 11
@ The Con Club
The Total Stone Roses play a 90min set of all of the best roses material including 'She Bangs The Drums', 'Fools Gold', 'Waterfall, 'I Wanna Be Adored' and 'Love Spreads'

Throughout the last year or so, The Total Stone Roses have been playing gigs and stunning audiences throughout the... more

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Sat 12
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed presents: Rory Mcleod - ex-circus clown and fire eater. A one man soulband, poet and storyteller, singing his own unique upbeat dance stories. A modern travelling troubadour using tap shoes, acappella, harmonica, guitar, trombone, spoons, finger cymbals, bandorea, djembe and... more
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Wed 16
@ The Con Club
Dictionary Pudding proudly present... Rozi Plain

After a sold out Brighton gig at The Hope & Ruin in April, we are delighted to bring Rozi and her band to Lewes for a very special show at the Con Club [where you may previously have seen her as part of This Is The Kit!]

+ Support... more

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Sat 19
@ The Con Club
UK Electronic pioneers Sunscreem are back with their live show at Lewes Con Club. 21 years after their classic debut album O3 the band are still writing and creating new tracks as well as performing their much loved early material.

Lewes Con Club
Saturday 19th October
7.30pm -... more

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Sun 20
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed Present the The Polecats - formed in 1977. The original line-up was Tim Worman (a.k.a Tim Polecat, vocalist), Martin "Boz" Boorer, (guitarist and vocalist), Phil Bloomberg (bassist), and Chris Hawkes (drummer), who originally played under the name "Cult Heroes." Finding difficulty... more
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Thu 24
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed presents:

Worry Dolls are an exciting duo born out of the joint talents of multi-instrumentalists Zoe Nicol and Rosie Jones, whose debut album Go Get Gone was released earlier this year.

Serendipity brought Zoe and Rosie together at an open mic when they were 18,... more

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Fri 25
@ The Con Club
High energy Rhythm & Blues played the Canvey Island way, recreating the unmistakable sounds of 1970's Dr Feelgood.

A packed house last year, be great to see YOU again! The Feelgood Band! With a seal of approval from Wilko Johnson, Sparko and Figure!
"Man, it's great. It's just what it... more

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Sat 26
@ The Con Club
LOOSE CABOOSE is back following the Summer break with its usual mix of 60's Soul, Northern, R&B, Latin & Jazz.

Guest DJ for the night and residents Rachelle Piper and Martin Jackson seducing you onto the dance floor with their tunes.

6 on the door. 7:30pm to 12:00

Strictly no... more

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Sun 27
@ The Con Club
For our "Sundays in the Bar" afternoon for October, we welcome Lewes's very own Contenders. As always, great beer drinking music - just make sure you're there!

Live music 3:30 to 5:30pm, free entry all welcome


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November Sat 02
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed Presents: The Guana Batz are an English psychobilly band that was formed in 1982 in Feltham, West London. It was one of the first psychobilly bands and is considered influential to its scene. The band is most well known for its frequent appearances at the Klub Foot, an early... more
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Sun 10
@ The Con Club
The Woodentops, a band from London that doesn't sound like your band, or your friends one. Started 1982/3, seen some outstanding musicians come and go, yet still has some sort of magic. Victories, hits and accolades are documented online and easy to find.

www.facebook.com/WoodentopsOfficial/... more

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Fri 15
@ The Con Club
The Elevators return to the Lewes Con Club . More to follow

www.elevatorsweb.com

Bar is open from 4:30pm so come and enjoy a drink before - Doors 8:00 to 11:30pm.


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