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Stage Break – Bedford Esquires

NXT News & Features
6 December 2019

Bedford Esquires

Esquires, 60a Bromham Rd, Bedford, MK402QG

Bookings: Gareth Barber

T: 01234 631524   



Capacity: 500+ over 3 rooms, 300 main stage, 170 room 2, 80 bar                      

PA/lights: Yes    

Dressing rooms: 1 per stage    

Booking policy: Emerging artists, Indie, Post Punk, Rock, Hip Hop 

Best unsigned/emerging acts currently playing the venue:
Warmduscher, Squid, Sorry,  Dry Cleaning, BC Camplight, John, Sara, Sarpa Salpa, Alfie Templeman.

The best advice you can give the manager of unsigned/emerging artistes: “Always put your music links in emails, nothing more frustrating than bands and managers sending through vague emails asking bookers to ‘check them out’. Oh, and if your artist gets big, always sending them to Esquires!”

Better known acts who’ve played the venue:
Wolf Alice, Royal Blood, Muse, Kate Tempest, Supergrass, George Ezra, Idles, Coldplay, Metronomy, The Libertines, Franz Ferdinand, Tom Grennan, Elbow, The Murder Capital and many more!

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