A HUGE thank you to all the musicians, bands and venues who sent their gigs in throughout 2018.

The Echo gig guide couldn’t exist without your support so keep them coming in to echogigguide@outlook.com and here’s the keeping it live in 2019.

Happy New Year!

FRI 28

Jon Storey Band (Finns, Weymouth)

Milford (Royal Portland Arms, Portland)

Revolution (Golden Lion, Weymouth)

Stacey Lou (Wyke Smugglers, Weymouth)

Roy Charles (Weymouth Working Mens Club)

Hardcoe Troubadours (Gloucester, Weymouth)

Husky Tones (Ropemakers, Bridport)

Billy Solo (Wellington, Weymouth)

Identikit (Belvedere, Weymouth)


Ben Waters Big Band (Weymouth Pavilion)

Tripod (Finns, Weymouth)

Brass Monkeys (Wyke Regis Working Mens Club, Weymouth)

Steve Nicholas (Conservative Club, Weymouth)

Revolution (Golden Lion, Weymouth)

Alan Roberts (Weymouth Working Mens Club)

Drive By Jammin’ (Gloucester, Weymouth)

ExBOSS (Ropemakers, Bridport)

Jazz at Christmas (Star, Weymouth) 4pm.

Nathan and Jon (Gamekeeper, Charminster)


The Rat Pack (Royal Portland Arms, Portland)

Rob Davis (West Bay Hotel, West Bay) 5pm.

Lo Numbers (Gloucester, Weymouth)

The Shakespearos (Bull’s Head, Fordington, Dorchester) from 4pm.

Ricky Solo (Sailor’s Return, Weymouth) From 3pm.

Mark Davis (Black Dog, Weymouth) 4-6pm.

Dorset Wrecks (George, Portland) 4pm


DEC 31

Matt Carbis, Loop, Dora, Wizzy, Minor Fret, Loop, Matt Lock, Rob McIlroy, Surfing Birds and many more (Royal Oak, Weymouth) All dayer in aid of the Lantern Trust.

The Katz (Centenary Club, Weymouth)

The Remedy (Royal Portland Arms, Portland)

The Shakespearos (Wyke Smugglers, Weymouth)

Cherry Pickers (Sailors Return, Weymouth)

V8 Hearts (Golden Lion, Weymouth)

Komakino (Belvedere, Weymouth)

The Silhouettes (Wyke Regis Working Mens Club, Weymouth)

Sticky Jam Band (Weymouth Working Mens Club)

Elvis Pete and Sheryl Lee(Park, Weymouth)

Rapport (Ship Inn, Wool)

The 2UNZ (Drax Arms, Bere Regis)

Skint Imperials (Little Ship, Portland)

Revolution UK (Portland Social Club)

Stacey Lou (Duke of Cornwall, Weymouth)

Acoustic Dolmen (King’s Arms, Weymouth)

Sensation; Abba tribute (Spice Ship, Weymouth)

Regulation 9 (Kimberlin Club, Portland)

Fluke (Duchess of Cornwall, Poundbury, Dorchester)

JAN 2019


Slow Jam (Drax Arms, Bere Regis)

Ricky Solo (Edinburgh House of Sounds, Weymouth) from 4pm.


Wessex Folk Night (Sailors Return, Weymouth) Acoustic folk, here every Wednesday.

Open Mic Night (Rock, Weymouth)

Tim Andrews (Edinburgh House of Sounds, Weymouth)


Ricky Solo (Edinburgh House of Sounds, Weymouth)

Traditional Tune Session (Cove House Inn, ChiswelI, Portland)

Ukulele Sessions (Sailors Return, Weymouth) Strum on down from 8pm.

FRI Jan 4

Stompin’ Dave (Royal Portland Arms, Portland)

Billy Solo (Wellington, Weymouth)

Dean Dallinson (Weymouth Working Mens Club)

Ricky Solo (Edinburgh House of Sounds, Weymouth