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LIVE AT THE BEDFORD

Doors at 7:30
Show starts at 8:00

FREE ENTRY and full menu available

Tonight we have 4 fantastic original artists performing live in the Club Room plus a special early set at 8pm from Dan Patrick

Watch previous shows HERE

8pm EARLY SET - DAN PATRICK


Dan Patrick is a 23-year-old unsigned singer-songwriter currently living in London. Dan has been playing music from a very young age, having been inspired by a wealth of Irish singer-songwriters including Damien Rice, Foy Vance, Glen Hansard, and Van Morrison. Dan also draws inspiration from artists across the Atlantic, citing Howlin’ Wolf, Mahalia Jackson, and Bon Iver as important influences on his reflective and emotive sound. His powerful, soulful vocals are an effective tool for delivering thoughtful and provocative lyrics that range from joyous to melancholic.
Dan has gigged across London, Belfast, and Los Angeles. He recently delivered a compelling performance at Transparence Entertainment Group’s SXSW 2019 showcase in Austin, Texas.
Dan is set to release his debut EP entitled, “Embers” in 2020.

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ROTEM


With her soft but deep and coloUrful voice, and her touching lyrics, the 23-year-old singer-songwriter from Tel-Aviv captures the hearts of her audience. Rotem is currently based in London, playing live shows and recording. She writes her songs out of casual observations, about the simple things in life that inspire her the most. She has travelled extensively, performing her music to appreciative audiences throughout Asia, and now in Europe and the UK. Inspired by artists such as Ben Howard, Tracy Chapman and Bon Iver, she creates intimate shows with her breathy, inviting and comforting sound and energy.

In 2014, After releasing several projects on YouTube including “waterfalls”, Rotem captured the attention of acclaimed Israeli producer Roby Fayer (Composer of the Assassin’s Creed Trailer soundtrack “Ready to fight”). So, began a collaborative association between the two artists. Together they have released the singles “Safety Land” and “Done Better”.

In October 2017 Rotem released her debut single “Hurricane” that had received high rotation on mainstream radio stations across Israel, was featured on “BalconyTV Chamonix”, and is being played on Caffe Nero’s playlist across the UK, Europe and USA. Leading to shows of her acoustic sound on BBC Radio Kent, and some of London’s best venues such as “The Bedford”, “The Half Moon”, “The Finsbury” and many more. 

The vocals are amazing and the harmonies? Dream like.” – Music Injection (“Done Better” Premier AU)

“Rotem has a voice that is luscious and bewitching. It soars and glides with an accent that is difficult to place. Not a single person talking over her music. A truly unique experience.” – Marcus Jamieson-Pond, The REVUE

“Rotem’s soft and warm voice combined with beautiful melodies from unexpected, but perfectly fitting instruments, to make the song magical. Big Star takes you on a journey, that you don’t want to depart from.” – InkFieldsMusic

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CARA HAMMOND


Cara Hammond is an indie pop, singer-songwriter artist, from North Wales now based in London. Her music music can be described as soulful-pop with influence from some of her favorite artists: Amy Winehouse, Lianne La Havas, and Paolo Nutini. Her deep and powerful voice bewitch everyone avid of great music and authenticity. She graduated from the Leeds College of Music with a first in 2017. Cara has self released 3 EP’s, with a series of new singles under the independent label ‘Oswaldo’.

Summer 2019 has been an incredible time for Cara. Alongside performing a lot in London, she played mesmerising sets at several UK festivals including Boomtown, Pennfest, and How The Lights Gets In.
Other highlights of her live performances include playing at Love Supreme, opening for Mahalia and Charlotte Church, and appearing on a BBC Introducing showcase.

Cara is due to release her new EP and she is really excited!

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LUCY MAYHEW


Inspired by artists across the spectrum from Aretha Franklin, Fleetwood Mac and John Martyn, to Maggie Rogers, Massive Attack and The xx, Lucy’s songs have been featured on BBC Introducing Merseyside and around the UK. She’s been included in Dave Monks’ ‘Best of 2018’ shortlist alongside The Wombats, and described by BBC DJ Johnny I’Anson as “a fantastic singer songwriter with really beautiful melodies, interesting and intricate lyrics, and a great indication of the wealth of talent that there is out there right now”.

Prone to playing unlikely covers (including Led Zeppelin and the occasional 90s dance classic), indie-blues songwriter Lucy has been performing since 2014 after teaching herself to play guitar as a student. She’s since performed at Latitude, Folk on the Dock, Smoked and Uncut, Vangollen, Llanfest, FOCUS Wales, Sofar Sounds secret gigs, as well as working with award-winning producer Steve Levine (Culture Club), and is currently recording new material to release later in 2020.

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MATTHEW POAD


Matthew Poad is a singer and pianist based in North London. His intricate piano style draws heavily upon his classical training and experience as a jazz performer, producing a unique brand of piano-driven pop/rock influenced by the likes of Keane and Bon Iver. Expect an intimate set of personal, introspective songs featuring striking melodies and rich, jazz-inflected harmonies.

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