“Meet on the Ridge”

      - every second Friday of the month throughout the year.

“Meet on the Ridge” is our monthly get together at Doveridge Village Club. The event is held every second Friday of the month and features the Vice-Bishops plus a guest artist or band (usually for a meagre £3 on the door!)

Our previous guests have included:-

Gavin Sutherland (from the “Sutherland Brothers” who’s hits included Arms of Mary, Sailing etc) - now recording solo and with a prolific output of his own songs - an old friend of the band.

Derek Holt (Founder member of the Climax Blues Band who’s hits included “Couldn’t Get it Right, and I Love You) - another long time friend and musical collaborator.

The B.D.Lenz trio, The incredibly talented New York based Jazz Rock trio on tour in the UK Absolute coup to get them at Doveridge! Great friend to the band.

Dave Day - Dave is an accomplished professional musician who has worked with many name musicians including Amy Winehouse, Pixie Lot and many others - featured his excellent Acoustic band at Doveridge.

Pete “Sarge” Frampton - Most notable for his work with the country band “Poacher” and latterly with his own band The Escape Committee. Pete is an incredible guitarist who we have known for many years.

Radio Mary - ever popular local band fronted by Singer Songwriter Kevin Hand - long time friend of the band and fellow member of “Yeah Jazz”.

Big Stone Gap - another local band featuring with a decidedly country / bluegrass repertoire and stunning vocals - more friends of the band who just get better and better.

Den Coultas and Carl Damiano - Singer Songwriter Den Coultas has crafted some fine songs over the years and has great taste in material. Friend of the band since schooldays.

The Idioms - Featuring Gillie Nicholls (Albion Band), music globetrotter Gary Hurlstone, and the talented violin player, Jamie Parkes.

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