Music

  • CARA DILLON Promo1 2018 MUSIC: Cara Dillon and Sam Lakeman | Friday 23 February - Irish singer Cara Dillon will perform traditional songs and her own material with her husband Sam Lakeman. This is an unusual chance to see Cara in a small venue. Cara Dillon occupies an enviable position at the top of her genre. The Irish singer has been captivating audiences and achieving acclaim for over 20 years. […]
  • GP Sunglasses MUSIC FUNDRAISER: Jess Upton and the Guilty Pleasures | Saturday 24 February - Help raise money for new music equipment at the Marine while having a great night out; what’s not to like? Singer Jess Upton leads this popular Dorset band, with a repertoire of soul, disco, and pop classics. The band has played at a host of festivals such Camp Bestival, and the first ever River Cottage […]
  • Neil maya MUSIC: Jazz in the Bar ~ Township Jazz with Neil Maya | Sunday 25 February - Acclaimed jazz pianist Philip Clouts continues his intimate series of shows in our cosy bar. Saxophonist Neil Maya and pianist Philip Clouts have assembled a set which features music from the greats of South Africa including Abdullah Ibrahim, Miriam Makeba, and Hugh Masakela. Philip Clouts was born in Cape Town and has loved South African […]
  • women's choirs MUSIC: Ain’t I a Woman | Thursday 8 March - Ain’t I A Woman is a choir of professional female singers, which performs alongside two community choirs in this unique concert. It marks International Women’s Day as well as celebrating 100 years since women’s vote. They will perform new songs especially for the project about the physicality, spirituality and social context of being a woman, […]
  • Steve Knightley MUSIC: Steve Knightley ‘Songs and Stories’ 2018 Tour | Friday 9 March - In his highly anticipated 2018 solo tour ‘Songs & Stories’, multi-award-winning songwriter Steve Knightley invites his audience on a musical journey, charting the winding roads of his unrivalled career. The Show of Hands frontman (One of the great English bands – Peter Gabriel) showcases a set-list with songs such as Cousin Jack, AIG and Country Life with […]
  • JazzJurassica_logo_clear MUSIC: Jazz Jurassica | Jazz Supper with Duncan Anselm Quartet with Nigel Price| Saturday 10 March - Bandleader and alto saxophonist, Duncan Anselm, recreates the Blue Note era with swinging American standards, alongside his own compositions. This is up-tempo cool jazz with lively solos at their best. For this special show, they’ll be joined by special guest, Nigel Price, one of the most gifted guitarists playing on the UK jazz scene. It promises […]
  • Buster-Shuffle-Press-Shot MUSIC: Buster Shuffle | Friday 16 March - Cockney ska and pop, with an authentic rock and roll sound is served up by dancefloor favourites Buster Shuffle Their new album was mixed by Adele’s producer, Paul Epworth and Jamie Ellis (Florence & The Machine, The Rifles). Their effortless fusion of ska and indie pop (think Madness crossed with Blur) have secured them shows […]
  • image1 MUSIC: Rock for Heroes | Saturday 17 March - Rock For Heroes is a live music event with a professional live band performing rock hits from the 60s to 90s.   Why see 10 tribute acts, when you can see one that performs all the hits, by all the biggest bands? The band will be performing music from artists such as Dire Straits, Status […]
  • DJs MadJeff and Papa Yellow MUSIC: MadJeff’s Reggae Party | Saturday 31 March - Presented by local DJ MadJeff, this is a night of reggae and dub with a live band and DJs Playing the hottest of tunes straight from the islands, Papa Yellow and MadJeff combine to create a unique party atmosphere of toasting, emceeing, and dancing. This time they are joined by live band Jabbrock who have wowed […]
  • logo1 MUSIC: Kusanganisa | Saturday 7 April - World music led by the Zimbabwean musician Chartwell Dutrio Kusanganisa is the Shona word for ‘mixture’ that aptly describes this new music project involving four musicians all from different traditions. Chartwell Dutiro (from Zimbabwe) plays mbira and sings and has been brought up in the Shona tradition. Leandro Maia (from Brazil) is a guitarist, singer and […]
  • AvalonJump-Website MUSIC: Tankus the Henge | Friday 4 May - This is an upbeat festival band that thrills audiences at all of Europe’s biggest shindigs, including Glastonbury, WOMAD, and Montreux Jazz Festival. Most people remember Tankus the Henge for its wild showmanship; frontman Jaz Delorean occupies the stage with jagger-esque aplomb, leaping from on top of a smoking piano and launching into the audience like […]
  • barn dance MUSIC: May Day Weekend Barn Dance | Sunday 6 May - On May Day Bank Holiday weekend, come for a country knees-up with ceilidh band Red Shed. They are playing all night long.   Join us at the Marine as welcome Red Shed back to Lyme Regis; the band has played at the Marine at our New Year parties. Red Shed is a six-piece barn-dance band […]
  • georgie_fame__400dpi_ MUSIC: Georgie Fame | Thursday 24 May - The jazz and rhythm and blues star opens the Jazz Jurassica Festival in a special concert   One of a very select number of UK tour dates, Georgie Fame appears in the intimate setting of Marine Theatre. With a blend of jazz and R&B, Georgie Fame has consistently worked in the highest musical circles and […]
  • Tom-Robinson-2017-Band-Tour MUSIC: Tom Robinson | Friday October 5 - The 70s singer, 6Music DJ, and activist plays the classic album Power In The Darkness, alongside other hits. Born in Cambridge in 1950, Tom Robinson first became known in the late 1970s as a musician and LGBT activist with the Tom Robinson Band (TRB) who were early supporters of Rock Against Racism and Amnesty International. […]