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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



May Fri 24
@ The Con Club
The Curst Sons have been playing their powerful stripped back take on early American traditional music since 1998. Performing mainly original material with a few distinctive arrangements of traditional songs they have released six full length albums and one 10" vinyl EP on their own Curst Mountain... more
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Sat 25
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed present: The Skatalites (formed in 1963) a pioneering Jamaican ska and reggae group, they are the co-creators of the ska genre with an influence that transcends continents.

The Skatalites are arguably the most prolific band and collective of talented and pioneering... more

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Sun 26
@ The Con Club
Our May "Sundays in the Bar" afternoon features the welcome return of singer/song-writer Hanna Burchell (the Fold, Hanna and the Angels etc).

Hanna's music encompasses a range of styles and moods and her soulful folk compositions brim with seductive melody and catchy grooves. She will be... more

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June Sat 01
@ The Con Club
MORRISSEY INDEED are a tribute band to The Smiths and Morrissey, one of the most influential bands of all time and 'the Real and Proper Poet Laureate'. They play the classic hits of The Smiths and Morrissey.

Whatever happens - the allure of The Smiths and Morrissey will always remain, as the... more

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Sun 02
@ The Con Club
Subhumans are an English punk band formed in the Warminster and Melksham area of Wiltshire in 1980. Dick Lucas joined later in the year, having formerly been in another local band, The Mental. Other members had been in The Stupid Humans. The band's musical style is typically classified as hardcore... more
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Thu 06
@ The Con Club
In the words of the immortal Terry Scott, ooh June, June. Here is another smashing line up for midsummer mayhem, with the multitalented one man variety show that is STEFANO PAOLINI, the wonderful and wise Stand up, TV presenter and author DAVE CHAWNER and headlined by one of the finest comedians on... more
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Sun 09
@ The Con Club
Peter Bruntnell with BJ Cole with support from Sophia Marshall

Peter Bruntnell's music is a cross over blend of Folk, Roots, Pop, Psychedelia and good old electric guitar music.

NME claimed that "Peter Bruntnell's records should be taught in schools". And with 9 studio albums under... more

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Sat 15
@ The Con Club
The rebel Dread Don Letts returns to Lewes after his sold out 2018 show.

+ special guest DJ's

15 + b/f Union Music Lewes and www.wegottickets.com/event/459187


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Sun 16
@ The Con Club
An additioanl Sunday in the Bar this month with club favourites Max and Beth, playing together as the duo Sepia Shadows. Please note the slightly earlier start and finish time.

Max says...

Sepia Shadows bring you an eclectic mix of blues, jazz and R&B classics. We decided to start... more

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Sat 29
@ The Con Club
LOOSE CABOOSE is back for June 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 talc -... more

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Sun 30
@ The Con Club
3:30 to 5:30 pm

"Sundays in the Bar" afternoons are on the last Sunday of each month from 3:30 to 5:30 pm with FREE ENTRY and ALL WELCOME and feature a truly eclectic mix of music. For June we are very pleased to present the return of the Arcelia Trio following their wonderful gig at the Con... more

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DOORS FROM 7:30pm

Armed with unforgettable melodies and catchy choruses, The SoapGirls energy, rawness and authenticity live, has earned a formidable reputation.

Performing internationally and continuously since 2015, these fearless French born sisters Millie and Mie, have slayed... more

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July Sat 06
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed Presents;

Discharge are a British Hardcore Punk band formed in 1977. The band is characterized by a minimalistic approach of music and lyrics. Heavy, distorted, and grinding guitar-driven sound and raw, shouted vocals similar to a political speech, with lyrics on anarchist... more

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Sat 13
@ The Con Club
The Big Blue Shed presents:

Penetration is a punk rock band from County Durham, formed in 1976. They re-formed in 2001 with several new members. Fronted by distinctive singer, Pauline Murray, their debut single, "Don't Dictate", is now acknowledged as a classic punk rock single and their... more

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Sun 14
@ The Con Club
Following the sell out gig last year The Big Blue Shed presents the return of BAD MANNERS

12 singles on the UK Chart
111 weeks in the UK Singles Chart.
Bad Manners
Born in Manor House North London in the late 70s Bad Manners we're at the forefront of the 80s Ska Revival... more

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Sun 28
@ The Con Club
Our July Sundays in the Bar promises to be a great afternoon, a double bill featuring the first public appearance of Steve Williams of the Contenders as a solo artist, and the Seema Tree trio, about whom we've heard many good things! Don't miss it.

3:30 - 5:30 pm FREE ENTRY All... more

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September Thu 05
@ The Con Club
Charlie Parr has been travelling around singing his country-blues tunes ever since leaving Austin, Minnesota in the 1980s. Thirteen recordings, over 250 shows a year, and 200,000 miles on a well broken-in Kia later, Parr is renowned for his exquisite songwriting. As a performer his fingers move... more
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Sat 07
@ The Con Club
OAYSIS, the UK's no.1 OASIS tribute bring the spirit of Knebworth to The Con Club in Lewes on Saturday Sept 7th 2019.

Playing all OASIS anthems live - come singalong to 'Wonderwall', 'Don't Look Back In Anger', 'Supersonic', 'Champagne Supernova' and many more.

Tickets are 15 adv /... more

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Sun 29
@ The Con Club
Our September Sundays in the Bar features the welcome return to the Con Club of blues singer/guitarist Stuart Bligh. Stuart's band 'The Big Blue' used to play regularly at the club, but we haven't seen him for a few years. It's great to have him back!

3:30 - 5:30 pm FREE ENTRY All... more

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November Sun 24
@ The Con Club
Our October Sundays in the Bar features the welcome return of our favourite performer - Steve 'Snips' Parsons of Sharks fame. A gig with Steve is always a special event and this promises to be no exception. Don't miss this!

3:30 - 5:30 pm FREE ENTRY All welcome


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