The return of one of our favourite bands this 10 piece super band will be entertaining you for the night. Groovy, cool and great fun One Foot in The Groove always fit the bill.
The return of this truly epic band, their rebellious pirate vibe is fierce fiddle playing fun all night if you haven't seen them before you will never forget the first time you saw them. Every time they play here we have the best night. Hats off to Eat the Rich!!
The brilliant Laurie Ward and Harry Dearsley front this fantastic reggae band, loads of classic tunes from the legends of reggae including Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, Desmond Dekker and the likes. This promises to be a great night of singing and dancing from these proven performers
Filta have reinvented the traditional covers band; adding our own style to the biggest dance hits and floor fillers, Filta is guaranteed to give you goosebumps!
Don't miss these guys, get in on a good night. This is 2017, let's start it right!
Richard Hawes and the boys explode onto the music scene with this magic new band. Everywhere they play has a great night and we are welcoming them for the forth time at the Grapevine.
"Born from a love of The Small Faces and The Jam, Northern Soul and Tamla Motown, Ben Sherman and Fred Perry, The Who, The Kinks and Fender Guitars, The Real Me are committed to delivering a set of finely honed Mod, Soul, R&B and New Wave classics with a smattering of rarer delicacies to delight and enthrall audiences across the South West."
The Reggaskas have an unique but cheeky ska/reggae vibe. Founded in 2014 by brothers Mike and Steve Bourne (Fester), the Reggaskas originate from Devon in the UK. The brothers grew up listening to reggae and ska, and these genres are the main influences behind the band’s unique sound.
We are really proud to have yet another brilliant Reggae band at the Grapevine.
We are a band that has taken our love for Latin music and culture to fuse it with well known pop songs, both Latin and Western and re-introduce it at the British street level. We love to share and perform the Passion, the uplift, the drive, the romance and pure Rhythm that Latin naturally bring with it.
Back again for another great fun night this band stormed onto the Grapevine stage and stole the show. Great fun and great musicianship make this band a real treat. We have had so many requests for their return. You'll be blown away by their brilliance!
From Teignmouth, Datura (comprising of; Lee Hall (Guitar/ Vocals/ Harmonica/ Meldodica), Shaun Hall (Drums/ Percussion) James Storm Otieno - Sax/Trumpet/Percussion/vocals Amy Ellicott (Bass)) are guaranteed to provide a night of fun, fantastic music.
Combining, Reggae, Dub, Blues and RootsFusion you can find more about them on their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/daturaband/
First Edition really are a first class Devon based band that have been treasured all over Europe. They bring a fun and up-lifting atmosphere through popular covers of hits you'll know from the first few chords. If you want to dance until your feet hurt - this band is the band to do that with!
Check them out here:
Join us for an upbeat and fun night with the Fabulous Five Finger Discount
Five Finger Discount formed in late 2014 following a chance encounter at a one-day music festival.
Featuring Matt Lumsdaine on guitar/vocals, Demelza Jennings on bass/vocals and Matt Jackson on drums/vocals, this upbeat three-piece combine their many shared and varied influences, including hip-hop, ska, drum ‘n’ bass, folk and reggae, to create their own harmonious blend of lyrical Hip-Pop.
This great band are from Exeter and will bring a great crowd with them. Playing blues, rock and roots they will have us stomping the night away. Check out their film "Blind" listed on their FB page below to see just how good they are. Their new album launching soon we are sure will be fantastic. Welcome back the Bears.
For the first time ever here at The Grapevine we introduce this upbeat lively band with a twist, here to show you how to get down and have a true hoe down, Tommy and the gang will show you a real mash up of genres, styles and dance moves! Come and check them out for what is sure to be a crazy night!
Ska, Reggae and 2 tone to get your feet moving. Young and high energy this band from Devon are making waves wherever they play. This quote gives you an idea. "Word is getting around that the In Town Pop Sound is exploding in North Devon. Six troubadours of ska, reggae, rock and good times have been lighting up the stage wherever they perform."
Electric Spank are a 6-piece funk, soul and swing band from mid Devon. They bring a massive sound and a none stop pulsing vibe. Guaranteed to kick your weekend into overdrive. They blew us away with their first visit, and are sure to make some noise with their second. Check them out on the link below.
Ponchartrain are from the mighty Bristol with over 10 years in the business they're sure to impress, with a "rock, country, americana" described sound they're bring a whole new meaning to Friday night live with us. With a 50's feel radiating from their sound you'll be taken back in time to enjoy some true American classics.
Zuri Aura, one of our much loved regular bands returns on the last night of March to blow away the winter. They will amaze you with their Reggae, R&B, D&B, skanking sound. They know how to throw a party. Don't miss this epic band - They'll be the best you've seen in a long time!
The People's String Foundation mix passionate theatrics with an urban gypsy sound.
Mixing artisan flavours withurban/world beats, The People's String Foundation are fast being recognised as the heavyweights of the South West. Their anti-corporate ethos make them the local heroes the community deserves as they have and always will rely solely on the public's support
Versatile,Talented and Unique Acoustic Musical Trio based in Cornwall and Devon!
Rushwood & Co are an acoustic pop trio which cover modern pop along with a range of contemporary folk/rock songs. For example, George Ezra, Mumford and Sons, Queen, Kings of Leon, Bon-jovi, Christina Perry... to name just a few.
They bring with them an intimate, relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere.
A new band for the Grapevine. This very talented singer songwriter and his band will be gracing the GV stage with a big reputation. Beautiful song skilfully crafted are his signature and with the launch of their album in April and a full summer of festival you can garantee these guys won't let us down. Looking forward to seeing what they can do.
This great ska and reggae band from the South West are here after a long absence. Great fun Ska music pork pie hats and a fat brass section. Everyone will be dancing and singing their hearts out on this night not to forget.
Eat Your Greens are an exciting new band based in Bath with a truly global sound. Their worldwide reggae-rock epics have caught the hungry ears of listeners from far and wide, but it is their live show where they really shine. Proud to be the purveyors of the kind of electric energy that will rock even the sleepiest of venues, they have the international festival scene well within their sights. With their charismatic Uruguayan frontman, they manage to bring together a Manu Chau-esq Spanish charm, with a surprising rock rawness that can be labelled truly global, without being caught in ‘world music’.
Five Finger Discount (Matty Matty, Demelza Riddell and Matt Jackson) were formed in late 2014 following a chance encounter at a one-day music festival.
This Westcountry three-piece combine their many varied influences, including hip-hop, ska, drum ‘n’ bass and reggae, to create their own harmonious blend of lyrical Hip-Pop.
Their energetic live performances are gaining rave reviews and a rapidly growing reputation.
“Great live sound, great live performance, they rocked the place....love 'em!” Chagstock Festival.
We've been hard at work over the past few months, and are finally ready to announce our first-ever trip across the Atlantic to tour Ireland and the United Kingdom. Big thanks to Ontario ex-pat Darren Eedens for booking this tour for us: 20 shows lined up in just 1 month of touring. We'll be heading across Ireland, Northern Ireland, Wales, England, and Scotland - with shows in Dublin, London, Glasgow, Cardiff, and more. Check the full list below, and let your friends know if we're headed their way.
The fifth visit by these swampy, lapslide demons of roots music. Always great fun with musical excellence in their hearts. A great night will be had when hosted by the Grizzlies, they have been all over the summer festivals this year so come down for a review.
Another new band for the Grapevine "Kicking Like A Mule" are a swampy Bluegrass band from Devon. They play covers and their own stuff at high tempo. Garanteed to make you dance the night away I have seen these guys in various different bands before but never all together. I think night will be a bit of a classic.
Whipping up the stages in all the best festivals this year, The Three Ones have played with the Blockheads and Glen Tilbrook and featured on albums by Noel Gallagher, Paul Wheller and The Kinks. Expect high tempo grooves, folk, latin and funky R'n'B. They will give you the best night out you will have for a long time.
This fantastic trio describe themselves like this.
"3 piece roots band from the South west. Part of The Uk Roots Movement – using the old working ethic of playing live as much as possible – Feel. Write. Play. Play some more. We are just trying to do the same as everyone else – play as much as possible to as many people that will listen!"