Live Music And More - The Directory Group

Live Music and More!

Hampshire residents are spoiled for choice when it comes to music events right on their doorstep. With the weather expected to improve, it can be a challenge to beat the relaxation of live music in the sunshine. That’s why The Directory Group has highlighted some brilliant locations with excellent live music on offer near you this season…

Live at the Bandstand, Southsea – until 12th August, from 11am

This is a free day for people of all ages. With various styles and genres, there is guaranteed to be something on offer to all interests. From The Fab Beatles to Forever Queen, and Portsmouth University Big Band to the Pedigree Jazz Band. Live music will echo throughout the streets of Southsea every Saturday and Sunday until 12th August. www.visitportsmouth.co.uk

The Lord Raglan, Emsworth

This Fuller’s pub is home to Emsworth’s only waterside garden – making it one of the best places to be on a sunny summer’s day. Over the next season, the pub will be holding outdoor live music, brilliant barbecues and cream teas. From rock bands to acoustic sessions, their programme is weekly released at their Facebook page. www.lord-raglan-emsworth.co.uk

Rosie’s Vineyard, Southsea

Rosie’s is an independent restaurant and wine bar which presents an excellent range of Jazz musicians every week. With an all-year-round programme of jazz, wine tasting, and other special events, this is an intimate location ideal for small gatherings. This is a must-try destination for jazz enthusiasts, and even those with a general appreciation for live music. Jazz is every Friday night from 8:30pm to 11pm, and Sundays between 1:30pm and 4pm. www.rosies-vineyard.co.uk

Stansted Park, Rowlands Castle

Stansted plays host to a multitude of music events throughout its season. But there is no event which trumps the visit of music legend Tom Jones. He is taking his sensational live show to the magnificent stately home this summer. Watch him on 18th July. See more online www.stanstedpark.co.uk

The Directory Group covers the following areas within Hampshire and West Sussex: Petersfield, Clanfield, Hayling Island, Cowplain, Waterlooville, Denmead, Purbrook, Widley, Farlington, Cosham, Drayton, Havant, Rowlands Castle, Emsworth, Southbourne, Westbourne, Bosham, Portsmouth, Alton, Alresford, Bentley, Four Marks and Meon Valley