Event Category: Live music

The Sidemen are an occasional coming together of four great musicians from the Bucks/Berks area for an evening of Blues, Groove and whatever else springs from their creative minds and fingers.

Jason Manners with 3 Buck Shirt – superb blues & boogie guitar. “Dynamic & varied blues from swamp to swing! Jason has an exquisite and intimate style of playing that is rarely heard nowadays”- Swanage Blues Festival

Steve Morano is a singer-songwriter, originally from Buckinghamshire, who lives in Reading. He is one of the busiest gigging musicians locally and it’s a pleasure to have him back at The Retreat. He will be playing with local legend Hugh Turner.

This return visit from the Acoustic Beatles Shambles will be a popular evening. Find out more about then from their Facebook site: www.facebook.com/AcousticBeatlesShambles

It’s Christmas! Rufus Ruffcut will be getting the party underway. There will be mince pies and maybe a couple of Christmas sing-a-long opportunities.