Live gigs: Getting back to normal

Grooving with the great Bill Withers in 1989.

Soundcheck with Terry Callier

At the 606 Jazz Club


I have a regular gig at the 606 Jazz Club, 90, Lots Rd, Chelsea with Samara, playing Brazilian music usually on the last Friday of the month.

Some Kinda Wonderful, aka SKW in the listings below is a world class band playing the music of Stevie Wonder with the incomparable singer Noel McCalla.

Forthcoming live dates:



  1. Soft Machine. Cambridge Modern Jazz Club, St Andrews Baptist Church.

15. Alex Hutton, Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Maidenhead. SL6 4PF

20. SKW Boisdale, Canary Wharf

23. Hannah Horton, Haverhill Arts Centre, High St. CB9

29. Samara. 606 Jazz Club, Chelsea.

30. SKW. St George's Theatre, Gt Yarmouth. NR30 2PG


6. Hannah Horton, Chichester Jazz Club,

10. Hannah Horton, 606 Jazz Club, 90, Lots Rd. Chelsea.

11. Ben Crosland. Stratford upon Avon Jazz.

12 & 13. John Etheridge & Paul Jones, The Pheasantry, 152, King's Rd, Chelsea. SW3 4UT

15. SKW. 606 Jazz Club, Chelsea

27. Samara, 606 Jazz Club, Chelsea.


3. SKW Thorington Theatre Suffolk

5. Derek Nash, Chippenham

9. Ben Crosland, Bonington Theatre, Nottingham NG5 7EE

11. SKW, Hampton Hub, Hampton.

17. SKW Wells next the Sea festival.

18 & 19 Andy Sheppard, Lowestoft Festival of Light.

19. SKW Concorde Club, Eastleigh

23. SKW, Torquay.

24. SKW. Barbican Theatre, Plymouth.

25. SKW. Chapel Arts Centre, Bath. BA1 1QR

30. SKW. Stag Theatre, 11, London Rd. Sevenoaks. TN13 1AH


  1. SKW. Southwold Arts Centre, Southwold.

6. SKW Boisdale, Canary Wharf.

10. Soft Machine , Romania.

13. SKW. Pizza Express, 9-12 Bow St. Holborn. WC2E 7AH

15. Ben Crosland, Buxton Festival.

22. Samara 606 Jazz Club, 90, Lots Rd. Chelsea.

29. SKW. Frinton on Sea.

30-6 Aug Dordogne International Jazz Summer School.


7. SKW Chiddington Castle, Edenbridge 1-3pm

11. Joanna Eden, Audley End, Saffron Walden, CB11 4JF

12. SKW Fulham Palace, SW6 6EA

13. SKW Boisdale of Belgravia.

19. SKW. Dartford Working Men's Club

26. Samara, 606 Jazz Club, 90, Lots Rd. Chelsea.

27. SKW The Piano, Smithfield, 14, Long Lane, EC1A 9PN

28. Derek Nash's Funk Experience, Rye Festival.


SKW tour:

10. Southgate Club, 15A Chase Side, London N14 5BP

13. The Swan, High Wycombe.

14. Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage, SG1 1LZ

15. Benn Hall, Rugby CV21 2LN

17. Bedford Corn Exchange, MK40 1 SL

18. Lyceum Theatre, Crewe, WC1V 6BX

20. Alban Arena, St Albans, AL1 3BL

21. Core Theatre, Solihull, B91

22. Bury Met Theatre, BL9 0BW

23. The Deco, Northampton, NN1 4AE

24. The Stables, Wavendon, MK17 8 LU

25. Hannah Horten Qrtet, Scarborough Festival

SKW tour cont...

27. Grove Theatre, Dunstable LU5 4 GP

28. Hazlitt Theatre, Maidstone, ME14 1PL

29. Palace Theatre, Newark, NG24 1JY

30. The Platform, Morcambe. LA4


  1. Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury, SY3 8FT

  2. tbc The Key Theatre, Peterborough

4. Assembly Rooms, Tamworth.

5. The Playhouse, Weston-Super-Mare, BS23 1HP

6. Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne, BH21

7. Princess Theatre, Hunstanton, PE36 5 AH

8. Chequer Mead, East Grinstead. RH 19 3 BS

9. Palace Theatre, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9LA

end of SKW tour.

Soft Machine European tour 18-29 Oct details to follow