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World On Your Street: The Global Music Challenge
On Your Street: Hertfordshire
Discover the music of the world on your doorstep. Try out the local venues suggested by visitors to this website. Send us your review:
Describe the atmosphere and live music at a local pub, restaurant, festival, church or temple, club night... inspire other people to check it out!
Venue Music Review
Old Town Hall,
High Street, Hemel Hemstead, HP1 3AE.
01442 228091
Jazz, mixed Well supported but a small venue. Jazz in local pubs is very popular (Jean Smith)      Add Your Comments
Courtyard Arts Centre,
Courtvale, Hartford, Herts, SG14 3AA.
01992 509596
Bit of everything Friendly (Katherine Owen)      Add Your Comments
Barnet Folk Club - first Saturday each month (8pm) at The Bull,
68 High Street,

Folk, roots and rock 'n' roll Relaxed (free admission) small enthusiastic informal gathering. "Bringing folk music into the 21st century" (Mike Young)

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East Barnet Festival
Sat. July 5th, 2003 (folk and roots)
Sun. July 6th 2003 (rock 'n' roll)
Oak Hill Park,
Church Hill Road,
East Barnet,
Herts. EN4


Folk, roots and rock 'n' roll Two days of live open air music. Well organised free festival, drew 25,000+ visitors last year. All age groups, "a great day out" ×2. Music for everyone. Music in the sunshine. Music of the people. (Mike Young)

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The Rose and Crown,
St. Michaels,
nr. St. Albans,

Thursday nights
Traditional Irish A 'real' and 'proper' pub where there is great music every Thursday night until after 11pm. Good beer and other drinks, a well run and friendly pub and relaxed atmosphere. (Andy Benstead)

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Bishop Blues Club,
The Half Moon,
Bishops Stortford
Blues - traditional and contemporary Intimate and friendly. Enthusiastic audience. Music ranges from touring American Delta Bluesmen to Jazz inflected electric Blues. (Richard Pavitt)

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Red Note
The Maltings
Zairean dance / African
Jazz Funk
1) Soukous Kambele, and 2) Denis Rollins' Bad Bone & Co: both bands give you a brilliant night out! (N. Dugan)

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Bishops Blues Club
The Half Moon
North Street
Bishop's Stortford
CM23 2LD
Blues / Reggae All types of Blues in a small almost purpose-built venue at the back of this pub. Great atmosphere, real ales, jam nights on Wednesdays and monthly gigs by world class acts. (Richard Pavitt)

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