Interesting gigs in Hertfordshire in February

Thought we would try a new feature this year. A roundup of music around Hertfordshire for the next month. Hopefully we can keep this going.

Gig of the Month

1st Feb – Warmduscher. The Horn
Killer gig at the Horn for Independent Venue Week. Warmduscher are an eccentric and brilliant live band.


4th Feb – Battle of the Bands. The Horn
The Horn continues with their annual Battle of the Bands competition. Winners play the Wilkestock main stage in August.

5th – Emily Capell, Joe Slater. The Horn
Emily is a singer songwriter from London. It sounds like she is heavily country influenced.

Highly Recommended
6th – Strange Bones, Friends Fatale. The Horn
I saw Strange Bones at Wilkestock. They were excellent live. Support is from a regular at the Horn, Friends Fatale. This looks a good lineup.

Strange Bones

9th – de Havilland Philharmonic Orchestra
Solo oboist, Jonathan Small with Czech classics from Dvorák and Martinú

12th – Blackwaters. The Horn

14th – Swanvesta Social Club. The Horn
Valentine’s Day, why not get into the Cuban grove

Velvet insane, Joanovarc, India. Club 85
70s inspired glam rock

15th – Professor Elemental. Club 85
Chap hop evening at Club 85

16th – Grimethorpe Colliery Band – Harpenden Public Halls
Sunday afternoon brass band concert concert

20th – Howlers. The Horn

21st – Joe Brown. St Albans Arena
Celebrating 60 years in the music business.

Highly Recommended
24th – Lucia and the Best Boys. The Horn

26th – Julie Felix, Harpenden Public Halls

29th – Howl. The Horn

Paul Carrack, Gordon Craig Theatre