Welcome To The Stables!
The Stables is one of the UK's leading live music venues, offering excellent live music for all tastes. Our wonderful purpose-built auditorium seats 398 people and is the perfect place not only for concerts, but is also available for conferences.
When The Faces broke up in 1975, Rod Stewart started his own band. One of the most influential guitarists in this line-up was Jim Cregan. With Rod, he co-wrote and performed many of songs of the period between 1976 and 1994. 35 years on, Jim, together with four outstanding musicians, performs that well-loved heritage music under the name Cregan & Co. A fantastic musician in his own right, Jim has worked with the biggest names in the music business, including Art Garfunkel, Ronnie Wood, Ringo Sta
Often quoted as being one of the most formidable acts to emerge from the 1960s progressive rock scene, Caravan have managed to achieve cult status and have maintained a passionate and diehard following. Originally formed in Canterbury in 1968, they were at the heart of the 1970s burgeoning Canterbury rock movement.
Blue Devils Ellington Band was founded in 1989 by lecturer, stride pianist, arranger and Ellington scholar Keith Nichols, the band uses the UK’s leading period musicians on every instrument. The band specialise in recreating the emotional range of Duke Ellington’s music of the 1920s and 30s (especially the legendary five-year Cotton Club residency), playing such masterpieces as Black and Tan Fantasy, Mood Indigo, Solitude and Black Beauty.