Slapface and The Hoagies walk to the beat of their own drum. This six-piece man-band featuring vocal harmonies, harmonica, drums, guitars, double bass, banjo and mandolin, will deliver good-mood mix of bluegrass, country and rockin’ hillbilly. 18 November // 7pm – 9pm // Free // The Old Bookshop theoldbookshop.co.uk

We were whisked back in time to the moonshine drinking porches of America’s south at The Tunnels last week, when we saw The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, who joined us from the tail end of an eight-week Europe tour. The band isn’t so big in reality, but their sound most certainly is. Hailing from …