Returning to M&P's, Terri is a powerful funky singer as well as being a band-leader, song-writer, who sings a bluesy fusion of deep soul, jazz, funk, rare-groove, reggae and all that is fine, She has a tone ranging from gutsy and raw to lilting and lush.
The Matt & Phreds ALL STAR Jam is hosted by one of the most exciting young Manchester bands, DREAMER.
Alongside DREAMER, we will be inviting Guest Musicians to join the band and Jam with anyone who wants to take part. *Watch this space to see who will be joining Dreamer tonight, it's a good one!*
THE NIGHTCREATURES play New Orleans R&B inspired by the hit HBO series ‘Treme’ and the recordings of Dr John, James Booker and Professor Longhair.
The music will feature Mardi Gras Mambo, Second Line Grooves, Indian Rhythms and Street Beats. Classic parade music from the crescent city of New Orleans and the sounds of Treme performed by The Nightcreatures.
Kyla's monthly residency during 2016 has been very popular with our guests and Kyla's faithful fans and we are happy to announce Kyla and Danny are continuing their residency in 2017.
Last year saw the launch of Kyla's new album, 'Throw Away Your Blues'. If you're at this gig, pick yourself a copy up from Kyla or Danny, it's great and she'll also sign it for you, if you ask nicely!
After the launch of their debut album on 28th July at the Royal Northern College of Music Opera Theatre, Artephis begin their UK album tour at Matt & Phreds.
After the success of Jeremy's early evening solo gigs, we are very happy to welcome Jeremy and his band to the club tonight!
The Castaways Led by trombonist Mel Howard (formerly Freedom Masses & Creation Roots amongst many others), The Castaways brings you Ska, Rocksteady and a touch of Reggae fused with more than a little Jazz. If you love the music of the Studio One days from the likes of the Skatalites, Don Drummond, Desmond Dekker, Toots and the Maytals and many more, you’ll love The Castaways!