On Sunday evenings from 8.30pm we have live music in the back bar of the pub from a varied range of local and intertational artists. Expect jazz, blues, folk, funk, swing and much more. Free entry every Sunday, please kindly donate to the hat that circulates for the musicians on the night.


Tango CalorOur live tango night returns - live music from Tango Calor and a taster session from Tango Note, plus tango DJ sets!

Los GusanosVirtuosic Bristol trio combining jazz and blues with traditional Latin sounds.

The Shrinks
Premium exports of Avonicana - a stompin' good-time blues and roots mashup!

GroovelatorJazz funk from some of the best musicians on the Bristol scene, with elements of blues, soul and more.


Smitten We’re smitten with Smitten – the divine duo from Edinburgh combines the effortlessly sultry and rich vocal talents of Nicole Smit with beautifully crafted guitar accompaniment from Charlie Wild. Expect blues, jazz and country influences in their original material, as well as unique covers of old favourites.

Swing with the Schmoozenbergs Bring your dancing shoes and shake off the Sunday blues with the Schmoozenbergs, who provide the live soundtrack to this night of swing dancing!

James Morton Following the release of his highly-praised 2016 album “The Kid”, James brings his saxophone and unique style to the Alma to play an exciting set based in soulful, grooving funk.

The Vipers
This hard-swingin’ band rework the best old blues, jazz and soul music into a good-time set that is guaranteed to have you dancing!

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