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Spring-Summer 2018 Menu

Hallouminati + Dirty Bare Feet

HALLOUMINATI have been scurrying round the UK's party scene since 2010, leaving a trail of sweaty dancers, grinning audiences and a faint whiff of olive oil. Since then, their musical reputation has made a dent on the live circuit at boat parties on the Thames, Spiegeltents, European tours and countless beer-soaked watering holes across Great Britain and Ireland! Catch them on their Preston debut, with super-special guests DIRTY BARE FEET! Read more


Rory McLeod

RORY MCLEOD - ex-circus clown and fire eater. A one man soulband, poet and storyteller, singing his own unique upbeat dance stories. A modern travelling troubadour using tap shoes, acappella, harmonica, guitar, trombone, spoons, finger cymbals, bandorea, djembe and various percussion instruments!Rory has travelled the globe, from Asia to the middle East from Gambia to Cuba, Central America, Australia, North America, Canada, Europe and other nooks and crannies of the earth. Read more
 

A Dream of Space 

Preston Jazz and Improvisation Festival presents a mind-blowing bill of improv from some of the Northwest's best. Cold Bath Street present the finale of the 'Dream of Space' concerts which have promoted their Sound Research Rebellion album and seen them working alongside staff of Alston Observatory and visual artist Anne Fox. . Read more

 

Gigs at a Glance

 

World Cup 2018 at The Continental

Every England game shown live on our massive screen. We'll also show other high-profile games - keep an eye on this page and our social media!
 

World Music Club 

New for 2018: A World of Music at The Continental. So far we've had Sierra Leonean Palmwine Music with PAPASAM ALAFIA, Klezmer and Tangos with KLEZMER-ISH and some sizzling Salsa with JULY JULAY & THE MAMBO KINGS. If you missed out on any of these fantastic shows, then don't despair. There's plenty more on the way, with more still to be announced... Get the lowdown here
 

999

Back at the Conti for 2018! 999 is one of the original legendary punk bands from the summer of '77 ... and still angry after all these years! Always a massive hit when they play here, 999 are not to be missed. Read more
 

Joe Clegg Drum Clinic

Ellie Goulding's drummer, JOE CLEGG, comes to Preston to give a drum masterclass, courtesy of Jopson Music Academy. Born in Lancashire, Joe is responsible for all aspects of Ellie’s live shows, and has appeared on Saturday Night Live, The Late Show with David Letterman, Later with Jools Holland, and Jimmy Kimmel Live! Read more
 

The Tebu Project

WORLD MUSIC CLUB: Bandleader Tagné Tebu is well known for his own compositions and collaborations with some of the North West’s jazz greats. His music is powerful and introspective, blending African, Latin and Caribbean musical influences. Read more

 

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