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Tavistock Wharf

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Canal Road, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8AT
  • Box office 01822 611166
  • Box office times Mon–Sat 11.15am–2.15pm & 6–8pm (except Mon); closed Sun.
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  • Website www.tavistockwharf.com
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The Bohemians

The Bohemians

A faithful tribute to golden rockers Queen.

Fri 20 Oct

£22

Bon Giovi

Bon Giovi

Tribute to the New Jersey-based stadium rockers.

Sat 4 Mar

£18.70

CODA: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin

CODA (Led Zeppelin Tribute) - MK11 Milton Keynes

The UK's newest tribute to the mighty Zep play classics such as 'Stairway to Heaven', 'Whole Lotta Love' and 'Rock and Roll'.

Fri 29 Sep

£18.70

The Cuckoo Collective With Support

Local band The Cuckoo Collective are returning to the Wharf to satisfy the many requests to perform again for their loyal and eager fans. Performing an eclectic mix of Soul and Funk classics, this 9- piece band are sure to get you up on your feet moving to the groove and strutting your stuff. Funky Diva Clare Pettinger fronts the band in a unique and energetic display of vocal and visual exuberance, such that you will wonder where the energy comes from. The answer is in the music. Come and experience for yourself the transformative and regenerative impact of a big Funk and Soul sound.

Fri 17 Feb

£13.20

Desperado

Desperado

The ensemble performs Eagles classics.

Sat 25 Feb

£20.90

Dire Streets

Dire Streets

Dire Streets perfectly capture the distinctive, authentic sound of one of the biggest guitar bands of all time. The six-piece band of accomplished musicians play with an attention to detail and musicianship that marks them as the stand-out Dire Straits tribute in the UK.

Fri 31 Mar

£17.60

Dog Of Two Head

The UK's leading Status Quo Tribute to the Frantic Four Era. Accept No Substitute!

Sat 3 Jun

£18.70

ELO Again

ELO Again

Relive the sounds of ELO including classics 'All Over The World', 'Evil Woman', 'Hold On Tight' and 'Roll Over Beethoven'.

Fri 24 Mar

£20.90

Faux Fighters

Faux Fighters UK & Kings Of the Stone Age

Tribute to the Foo Fighters.

Sat 11 Nov

£17.60

Fleetwood Bac

Fleetwood Bac

The ensemble performs rock in tribute to the award-winning band.

Fri 22 Sep

£20.90

The Floyd Effect

The Floyd Effect

A musical tribute to the UK's most famous prog-rock band.

Sat 8 Jul

£25.30

A Foreigner's Journey

A Foreigner's Journey

Two-pronged tribute to soft rock titans Journey and Foreigner.

Fri 28 Apr

£20.90

The Fureys

The Fureys

The Fureys treat their audience to one of popular music’s richest legacies.

They are one of Ireland’s all-time most acclaimed and influential middle of the road, folk and traditional bands. Fureys classics like I Will Love You, When You Were Sweet 16, Red Rose Café, Leaving Nancy, The Old Man, From Clare to Here and The Green Fields of France have become the soundtrack to the lives of fans all over the world.

The Fureys indelible musical footprint is rivalled only by their vast collection of personal stories of their musical experiences and friendships, gathered by Eddie and George Furey along an amazing 45-year journey which shows no signs of reaching a final destination.

The Fureys will jump at any chance to play… not just on stage. Stories of the band striking up spur of the moment music sessions with fellow music stars who happen to be around are legendary. Joe Dolan, Philomena Begley, Tom O'Connor, Chris Rea, the Chieftains, Pete Seeger, Tom Paxton, Liam Clancy and Sean Maguire are just a few of those who have joined The Fureys for their spontaneous sessions, each one with a story begging to be told.

Tue 14 Mar

£24.20

G2 Definitive Genesis

G2 Definitive Genesis

G2 are currently celebrating their 21st anniversary year of playing classic 1970s Genesis. G2 pay tribute to a vintage period in Genesis’ long and colourful history, the four-man “Seconds Out” era, and earlier Gabriel years. With a repertoire extending from the 1970 Trespass album to 1980's Duke, G2 faithfully recreate some of the finest progressive rock ever written.

Fri 27 Oct

£22

Genesis Connected

Genesis Connected

The band plays the hits of Genesis, Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins, featuring 'Sledgehammer', 'In The Air Tonight', 'Over My Shoulder', 'Against All Odds', 'That's All', 'The Living Years' and many more.

Fri 14 Jul

£22

Guitar Legends Show

The 'Guitar Legends' will mesmerise you with the Greatest Guitar Hits of all time… From the early 1950's, right up to the present day - featuring tracks from the Worlds most Legendary Guitarists: Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, BB King, Brian May, Carlos Santana, Van Halen, Dave Gilmour, Stevie Ray Vaughan plus many many more!

Sat 17 Jun

£18.70

Guns 2 Roses

Guns 2 Roses

Welcome to the botanic garden, baby; it's a Guns N' Roses tribute.

Sat 15 Apr

£19.80

The Hayley Griffiths Band

The Hayley Griffiths Band

Fronted by former Karnataka Lead Vocalist Hayley Griffiths, Hayley and her band (including Karnataka ex-members Jimmy Pallagrosi and Cagri Tozluoglu) are thrilled to be performing at The Caves to promote their 2 new albums! On January 20th 2023 Hayley is releasing 2 contrasting albums, Far from Here a beautiful yet epic Celtic release and the bands first studio Rock album! Join us on 19th October 2023 to hear both new albums in their entirety plus a few surprises along the way!

Voted 2nd Female Singer of the Year in the 2019 Classic Rock Society Awards Hayley’s latest single, Haunted went straight to #1 in Amazon’s Rock Charts.

Hayley is an Award Winning Singer. Silver Screen her debut album won Classical Crossover Album of the Year. She co-wrote Karnataka’s ’Secret of Angels’ album, which won Album and Track of the Year at The Classic Rock Society Awards. Hayley is regularly featured in Prog Magazine and was voted by their readers within the Top 10 Female Vocalists of 2018.

Hayley is also the former Lead Singer of the International phenomenon Riverdance and Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance with whom her crystalline voice enchanted audiences across the globe, from Japan to Chile to Russia to Paris, performing in over 400 Cities across 35 Countries and 6 Continents!

An in demand guest vocalist Hayley has recently partnered with ZIO, Karibow and Touchstone for both live and studio performances. The Hayley Griffiths Band have headlined Crescendo Rock de Progressive Festival in France and South America and Hayley has previously performed at Rock au Chateau, HRH Prog, A New Day Festival, Weyfest, Cambridge Rock Festival and Winter’s End. Hayley’s 2023 show is equally dynamic, bold and energetic as it is intimate and breath-taking. From heavy rock anthems to beautiful Celtic ballads combined with virtuoso musicianship and a lot of glamour!

Fri 17 Mar

£17.60

Hells Bells

Hells Bells

Homage to the hard rock legends AC/DC.

Sat 4 Feb

£18.70

Hi-On Maiden

Hi-on Maiden are the worlds longest running and ONLY Iron Maiden tribute band officially endorsed by Iron Maiden themselves. Over the past fifteen years Hi-on Maiden have firmly established themselves as probably the most recognised and popular tribute to the mighty Iron Maiden. Always striving to put on the most accurate and explosive Iron Maiden tribute experience, both visually and musically, has grabbed the attention of Maiden fans all over the world as well as the Maiden boys themselves!
Up the Irons!!

Sat 14 Oct

£19.80

Kick Up the 80s

Kick Up the 80s

Tribute to the tunes and big hair of the 1980s.

Sat 24 Jun

£18.70

Limehouse Lizzy

Limehouse Lizzy

A tribute to the most romantic of hard rock bands, Thin Lizzy, featuring hits such as 'Jailbreak', 'The Boys are Back in Town' and 'Still in Love With You'. It also incorporates tributes to the solo work of Lizzy's bassist, lead singer and songwriter Phil Lynott, and late guitarist Gary Moore.

Fri 24 Feb

£22

Lindisfarne

Lindisfarne

Legendary 70s folk-rock pioneers LINDISFARNE return to form with a classic five-piece line up of long-time members fronted by original founder-member Rod Clements on vocals, mandolin, fiddle and slide guitar.

With a repertoire of unforgettable songs like Meet Me On The Corner, Fog On The Tyne, Lady Eleanor and Run For Home and a reputation for live performance second to none, LINDISFARNE’s power to galvanise festival and concert audiences remains undimmed and is guaranteed to get the crowd on its feet and singing along.

Sat 6 May

£27.50

Sun 28 May

£27.50

Live/Wire: AC/DC Tribute

Live/Wire: AC/DC Tribute

Very timely AC/DC tribute act.

Sat 13 May

£19.80

Lucky Man A Tribute To The Late Greg Lake

Lucky Man A Tribute To The Late Greg Lake

Lucky Man A tribute to the Greg Lake

Sat 10 Jun

£19.80

Martin Turner's Wishbone Ash

Martin Turner ex Wishbone Ash

Martin Turner - founding original member, lead vocalist and key creative force of Wishbone Ash - embarks on a busy period of recording and international touring during 2014.

Sat 7 Oct

£22

Metallica Reloaded

Metallica Reloaded

Four-strong tribute to the heavy metal trailblazers.

Sat 6 May

£18.70

Moments of Pleasure: The Music of Kate Bush

Moments of Pleasure: The Music Of Kate Bush

Lisa-Marie Walters performs a tribute to Kate Bush, including popular songs 'The Kick Inside', 'Lionheart', 'Hounds of Love' and more, alongside a five-piece band.

Fri 5 May

£20.90

Moonage - The Best Of Bowie

MOONAGE are a recently formed David Bowie Tribute Band. They comprise experienced musicians who have featured in other tribute bands (Pink Floyd, Queen, Free) and are fronted by an amazing singer, Andrew Walker, who has David Bowie off to a tee.

MOONAGE do not copy Bowie's look and costumes, though images will be projected behind the band, but focus on achieving the sound and feel of the man and his bands.

MOONAGE will play songs from the many eras of Bowie, including Space Oddity, Life on Mars, Ziggy Stardust, Starman, Jean Genie, Let's Dance, China Girl, Ashes to Ashes, Heroes, Fame and more.

The 5 piece band is enhanced by saxophone and female backing vocalist.

Sat 18 Mar

£18.70

Mostly Autumn

Mostly Autumn

Prog rock band from Yorkshire who are also influenced by the folksier sounds of Fleetwood Mac and Fairport Convention.

Sat 1 Apr

£22

Quo Connection

Quo Connection

In answer to overwhelming support, the most recent line-up of John Coghlan’s Quo, Mick Hughes, Rick Chase, Pete Mace and Russ Chadd have reformed under the name of QUO CONNECTION in order to begin the next chapter carrying on the legacy of Status Quo and John Coghlan. JCQ had been in existence for twenty-five years in various forms, and their final gig with John Coghlan on the 24th of September 2022 was quite aptly played at Butlin’s in Minehead where the Quo story first began. The band wish John all the very best with his new projects which can be found on his website and Facebook page. Quo Connection will play many of Quo’s hits plus some incredible album tracks with the same power and passion you have come to expect.

Fri 10 Feb

£19.80

The Rollin' Clones

The Rollin Clones

Tribute to Mick Jagger & Co, celebrating 15 years of The Rollin' Clones and 50 years of music from The Rolling Stones.

Sat 22 Apr

£19.80

Slade UK

Slade Uk (Its Christmas)

Tribute to the glam rock icons.

Fri 22 Dec

£19.80

Spandau Too

Spandau Too

Authentic and faithful, without backing tracks, enjoy more than 40 years of hits from Spandau Ballet in one fantastic evening. Spandau Too takes you on a magical trip down memory lane with top hits like To Cut A Long Story Short, Through The Barricades, Highly Strung, Chant Number 1, Lifeline, Communication, Instinction, With The Pride plus all their biggest hits, such as Gold and True. If you like Spandau Ballet, you'll love Spandau Too. Join us for one of the best nights out re-living an iconic group's music from the 1980s.

Fri 9 Jun

£19.80

Splintering Heart

Splintering Heart pays homage to the type of set youd experience if you were to see Marillion on tour, today.

We cover the rich vein of music created during the past 30+ years everything from Seasons End and Holidays in Eden, through Brave to F.E.A.R. and AHBID plus the Fish-era hits that the band still plays live. If you love Marillion, we know youll love our set!

We kicked this project off in 2019 and like so many other hard-working bands, we were hit by the pandemic but it's given us the time to put together a top band and a cracking live show. All the musicians come from various backgrounds in the music industry and have all played professionally both touring and studio work with their own bands and name artists.

Rich Harding has sung with Marillion and has performed with Steve Rothery as guest with another of his projects, based in Norway.

We're Marillion fans first and foremost and we hope you'll join us to share our love of this band's amazing work, which very definitely didn't stop in 1989.

Sat 25 Mar

£18.70

Straighten Out

Straighten Out

Straighten Out are the premier Stranglers tribute band out there…with an extensive set-list that spans two solid hours as they re-create the 'early years' sound of The Stranglers, complete with a keyboard rig that is the same model as the original used by Mr. Greenfield himself in the 1970's…! The growling bass sound and the quirky guitar riffs are all there to be heard as is the dual vocal 'attack' from the two frontmen a la Burnel-Cornwell as they rip through all the classics: 'Peaches', 'Hanging Around', 'No More Heroes', '5 Minutes', 'The Raven', 'Walk On By', 'Straighten Out', 'Down In The Sewer' and many more as they cover virtually the whole of the first three Stranglers' albums and beyond…Straighten Out - live and unleashed - will take you on a nostalgia trip that transports you back to those raw, powerful, exhilarating times when The Stranglers emerged through the quagmire of mediocrity to produce some of the finest tunes ever written…Straighten Out will put you back in that place…!

Sat 30 Sep

£18.70

T-Rextasy

T-Rextasy

Longstanding, respected T-Rex tribute act. Glam rockers, brace yourselves.

Sat 11 Feb

£20.90

The Total Who Show

The Total Who Show

Hits from The Who's early years including Tommy, Live at Leeds, Quadrophenia and many more.

Sat 11 Mar

£22

The U2 Experience

The U2 Experience

Based at their own recording studios in The Midlands, and therefore centrally placed to travel to any corner of the UK and beyond, the band are acclaimed for their attention to detail and the authenticity of their sound, and indeed have been described as the most authentic sounding tribute to U2 anywhere in the UK, and possibly the world.

Faithfully recreating U2's plethora of hit singles spanning the years, but also a wide selection of their best loved album tracks and live recordings, The U2 Experience are much more than a 'greatest hits' band, and will thrill the most ardent and discerning of U2 fans, as is clearly demonstrated by their reviews.

The U2 Experience show is enhanced with sequenced lighting, backdrop visuals and special effects to complement the stage and audio experience, all combining to deliver a simple message - if the real U2 aren't available, go for The U2 Experience!

Sat 6 May

£19.80

Sat 29 Jul

£19.80

Ultimate Coldplay

Ultimate Coldplay

Tribute to British rockers Coldplay.

Fri 21 Apr

£17.60

When Rivers Meet

When Rivers Meet Live At Chinnerys Southend

Since bursting on to the UK Blues scene with their debut record The Uprising EP in April 2019 followed by their second EP Innocence Of Youth in May 2020, Grace and Aaron have been going from strength to strength. The British husband and wife duo have an ever-growing online fan base and have gained the attention of Planet Rock and BBC Radio 2.

Their unique harmonic vocal-led approach to song writing, dirty electric guitar, slide resonator mandolin and fiddle create a unique distinctive and contemporary blues rock sound that echoes classic rock with hints of the blues that inspire them.

When Rivers Meet, are the first British Blues band to win four awards in the same year at the 2021 UK Blues Awards. Hosted by the legendary Blues musician Paul Jones, the band won Best Blues Album Of The Year, Blues Band Of The Year, Emerging Blues Artist Of The Year, and Most Inspirational Online Performance Of The Year.

Sun 14 May

£24.75

Housed in a converted 18th century industrial centre located next to the canal, Tavistock Wharf is a multi-use arts centre offering film screenings, live music, theatre performances, art exhibitions and other events, with a roster that includes local performers and artists as well as touring acts. There is also an on-site coffee shop, as well as a licensed bar.

Tavistock Wharf arts centre is located two minutes walking distance from the Tavistock Bus Station, and also has free parking.

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