The Rogue and Vagabond

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Upcoming Music

  • Dylan Frater (with Georgie Swan - Hay)Thursday 30 June - 9pm Singer-SongwriterSometimes described as cinematic, Dylan Frater’s sound is all about creating worlds – his atmospheric guitar creates landscapes and his narrative lyrical style take listeners on unexpected journeys. Accompanied on ...View on
  • The JB3Friday 1 July - 9pm FunkThey will be smashing The Rogue & Vagabond with Dan Hayles caressing the organ. Shandy Anderson and Jake will round off proceedings on drums and sax and it'll be one for the ages. "I'm expecting good things."View on
  • Darren Watson & The Dangerous ExpertsSaturday 2 July - 10pm BluesDarren Watson & The Dangerous Experts play classic rhythm & blues from the '40s to the '70s alongside Darren's award winning and sometimes 'controversial' original soul blues tunes like his banned satirical work 'Planet ...View on
  • Sunday Jazz - Ben Hunt and FriendsSunday 3 July - 5pm JazzThe Rogue's regular Sunday afternoon Jazz. Funky, jazzy, soulful jazz. Pizza, beer, jazz on a Sunday perfect! This week featuring local trumpeter Ben Hunt and his friends.View on
  • Frank Burkitt's - Wicker MenThursday 7 July - 9pm CountryMany moons ago, it is fabled that 4 young virgins were burnt in sacrifice to the God of Rock, the God of Roll and the God of Mind Bending Blues! From the smoking ashes of those pure maidens arose 4 men that riffed harder ...View on
  • The Razorbacks - Fusion ExtravaganzaSaturday 9 July - 10pm JazzGet ready for a night of grooves like rock beat number one, and the infamous fill now lovingly referred to as "drum & bass". The Razorbacks incorporate modern grooves with traditional improvisational methods. Jazz for ...View on
  • Sunday Jazz - Ayrton FooteSunday 10 July - 5pm JazzThe Rogue's regular Sunday afternoon jazz. Funky, jazzy, soulful jazz. Pizza, beer, jazz on a Sunday perfect! This week featuring Ayrton Foote and the 'Colombo St Quartet'. Come on down, get yourself a beer and listen ...View on
  • Battleska GalacticaSaturday 30 July - 10pm FunkNew Zealand’s Premier Ska Band, an original 7-piece retro futuristic, intergalactic blending of Jamaican and 2-tone ska. Comprised of some of Wellington’s finest musicians, they have been working overtime, skankin it ...View on
  • LTM Soultronic EnsembleSaturday 13 August - 9pm R&B, SoulLTM brings his brand of Soul/R&B/Funk to the Rogue and Vagabond with his band, the Soultronic Ensemble to unleash his original tunes! Join us to witness this epic groove monster unleash! $5 on the door goes STRAIGHT ...View on
  • Ol' King ColeSunday 14 August - 5pm JazzOl’ King Cole are a drum-less trio's toast to perform music inspired by the great Nat ‘King’ Cole and other artists of his era, specifically with a focus on Nat’s early trio which ran from 1943 – 1950. A great ...View on

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Xray Catz

Darren Watson

Lisa Tomlins

Dirty Mike and the Boys

The Richter City Rebels

Uncle Silverback

Bill Hickman

Rowan Clark

Andre Paris

Rhino Boogie

Will Sklenars Trio

Roseneath Centennial Ragtime Quartet

Wellington City Shake ‘Em On Downers

Adam Page

Nils Olsen Trio

Miles Calder & the Rumours

The Jelly Rolls

Carlos Navae Band


The Good Words

The Hip-Town Bangers

Wellington Sea Shanty Society


 The Bandits

 Black Spider Stomp

Mark Sommerville Trio  (The Sommers)

Mashtown County

Ed Zuccollo Trio

Carlos Nave


Dirt Box Charlie

Reece McNaughton

Nick Granville Group

Sam Cole

Tyson Smith trio with Jonathan Crayford and Rik Blimmin Gooch