Whatʼs on

Bruce Mississippi Johnson


3 shows in May 2019 - Jan 2020

2017 Living Blues Awardee Bruce Mississippi Johnson is bringing his unique brand of contemporary blues soul music to Music Room Maidstone for a night of pure groove. Accompanied by an A list of some of London’s...

Mari Wilson

PizzaExpress Live (Maidstone)


Saturday 1 st June Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Mari Wilson first arrived on the scene in the early 80s with her skyscraper beehive hairdo bizarre sense of fashion and fully choreographed twelve piece band The Wilsations. Mari’s live shows were spoken about as...

Nell Bryden

PizzaExpress Live (Maidstone)


Wednesday 5 th June Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

With this tour, Nell has gone back to her roots and followed the traditional sonic footsteps of her idols Dusty Springfield, Aretha Franklin and Carole King. Having just recorded an album (to tape!) -...

Steve Nichol #InTheEnds


3 shows in Jun - Jul

Steve Nichol, founder and original member of global soul pioneers Loose Ends; is embracing a solo career with a world exclusive UK tour. We welcome you to join Steve Nichol with the exquisite vocals of Ray Estaire and...

Darius Brubeck Quartet


2 shows in Jun

The Darius Brubeck Quartet had an eventful 2018, performing for the first time in Sicily and Poland and for a sold-out Kings Place during the London Jazz Festival. The six-city tour of Poland ended at the Poznan Blue...

Tahirah Memory


5 shows in Jun

Ever relevant singer/songwriter Tahirah Memory is a Portland, Oregon native. Raised by a willful, loving and resourceful mother, and shaped at an early age by the vibration and melodic hands of her jazz trumpeter father,...

Jazz Dynamos featuring Lucy Randell


2 shows in Jun

The Jazz Dynamos Quartet transforms well known songs with a mix of classic jazz and swing, bossa, samba, and contemporary pop music – occasionally all at the same time! The technique, versatility and sheer joy in...

Becki Biggins 'It’s a Man’s World'


Friday 28 th June - Saturday 29 th June

'It’s a Man’s World' is a new project by Award Winning Jazz Singer and Songwriter Becki Biggins. Inspired by blues and gospel music (arriving at gospel-tinged jazz pop) Becki has paired up with Hammond...

Blue Harlem


Friday 5 th July - Sunday 7 th July

Blue Harlem have been widely regarded as one of the top swing/jump-blues bands on the London scene for over 15 years. Their last performance sold out at the club. They enjoy an international reputation - 2007 found...

Tommy Blaize Trio


3 shows in Jun - Jul

Tommy Blaize is quite simply one of the world’s finest vocal talents. As lead singer of the BBC Strictly Come Dancing band, Tommy's powerful yet sensitive performances have helped create some of the most...

Diane Shaw 'Second Chance'


Thursday 18 th July - Saturday 20 th July

Diane Shaw’s 2015 debut album ‘Love, Life & Strings’ was labelled ‘The Best Soul Album of the 21st Century’ by Tower Records in Tokyo. It spent 2 weeks at the top of the UK Soul...

Robyn Bennett

PizzaExpress Live (Maidstone)


Friday 23 rd August Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Like the music that she writes and sings, Robyn Bennett is an energetic burst of joy with great artistic sensitivity. The beautiful redhead spreads her infectious music, catchy melodies, and touching lyrics with her...

Simply Dan play Steely Dan


4 shows in Aug - Dec

The 11-piece band of professional/session musicians, who have toured all over the world with number of famous artists, will be playing two sets of songs from all the eras of Steely Dan plus focusing on an...

Vanessa Haynes

Lead singer with Incognito


Wednesday 4 th September - Friday 6 th September

Vanessa Haynes is a London-based singer/piano player who has been performing worldwide over 15 years. She became one of the lead singers of the internationally acclaimed UK jazz/funk band Incognito in late 2008. The band...