Kate de Freitas & the Babacools -  Swing jazz/funk band
 
Come and see us at our next gig!
 
 Calendar for 2014

Venue                          Date        Type of music       Website 
February

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              13th February 9-111pm                      Jazz, soul and blues and funk with trumpet guest Jonathon Lewis

March

The Paper MIll, Apsley                                   2nd         1.30-4.30pm                   mellow jazz and blues trio

The Paper MIll, Apsley                                   9th         1.30-4.30pm                   mellow jazz and blues trio

The Pheasantry, Kings road rd, Chelsea         10th 8.30pm    Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              6th & 15th March 9-11pm                            Jazz, soul and blues and funk with trumpet guest Jonathon Lewis

The Swan, Hampron Wick,                        25th 8.30pm    Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album


April

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              10th April 9-11pm                            Jazz, soul and blues and funk with trumpet guest Jonathon Lewis

May

Phoenix Festival,Forster Memorial Park,Whitefoot lane, Lewisham BR1 5SQ         10th May                                                                       2.30pm

JuneThe Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              12th 9-11pm                            Jazz, soul and blues and funk 

JulyThe Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              12th 9-11pm                            Jazz, soul and blues and funk 

August

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              23rd 9-10.30pm                    Ploughfest: Babacools Jazz, soul and blues and funk 

The Paper MIll, Apsley                                   24th        1.30-4.30pm                   mellow jazz and blues trio

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              24th 6pm               Ploughfest: Momentum original Jazz, soul and blues and funk 

The Lord Nelson, 9-11 Enfield rd,
Brentford, TW8                                    30th  9-11pm            Babacools jazz, latin, blues & funk   
   www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com

  The Plough, Northfields Ave                                  24th        1.30-4.30pm                   mellow jazz and blues trio
                                                                                               
September

The Paper MIll, Apsley                                   14th        1.30-4.30pm                   mellow jazz and blues trio

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              25th 9-11pm               Babacools  Jazz, soul and blues and funk 

The Plough, Northfields Ave                                  24th        1.30-4.30pm                   mellow jazz and blues trio
 
Private Party                                                          27th                                                                                              
October

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         5th    Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              23rd 9-11pm               Babacools  Jazz, soul and blues and funk 

The Plough, Northfields Ave                                  26th        1.30-4.30pm                   mellow jazz and blues trio
                                    
November

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              27th 9-11pm               Babacools  Jazz, soul and blues and funk 

Kew Gardens                                             30th     4.30-8pm  mellow jazz and blues as part of the Kew Christmas Festival

December


 Calendar for 2013
 
Venue                          Date        Type of music       Website 
 
January

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         23rd    Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

February

The Half Moon,93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    3rd             1-4pm         unusual interpretations of well known songs with guitar and percussion from Spiros Karagkounis and George Biniaris  www.halfmoon.co.uk

Carnival ball for KPH, Brighton                                9th                 Swing jazz and rockerbilly blues.

Jagz, Ascot                                                               21st   Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

 March
The Half Moon,93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    3rd             1-4pm         unusual interpretations of well known songs with guitar and percussion from Spiros Karagkounis and George Biniaris  www.halfmoon.co.uk

The Weir, 24, Market place,                 10th March   2-4pm     Mother's Day special duo  jazz, latin, blues & contemporary   www.theweirbar.co.ukBrentford,TW8 8EQ  
                                                              covers

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         20th 8.30pm    Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album
April
The Half Moon,93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    21st            1-4pm         innovative and atmospheric jazz with Ursula Galle   www.halfmoon.co.uk

May
The Half Moon,93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU  15th            1-4pm           innovative and atmospheric jazz   www.halfmoon.co.uk

Phoenix Festival,Forster Memorial Park,Whitefoot lane, Lewisham BR1 5SQ         11th May                                                                       2.30pm

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         19th     Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

June

Private Party, Boston Manor Park       

Hare & Hounds jazz festival Osterley          
July

Jagz, Ascot                                                               11th   Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album


The New Inn, South Ealing road  12th        swing jazz, funk and blues classics
 August 
 Holidays!!
September

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing                   8th September                             Jazz, soul and blues and funk with trumpet guest JOnathon Lewis

The Spice of Life, Soho                                                 18th   Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

The Half Moon,93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU  22nd            22nd 1-4pm   innovative and atmospheric jazz   www.halfmoon.co.uk

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing                   31st October                             Jazz, soul and blues and funk with trumpet guest Jonathon Lewis


November
Private Party,                                                     2nd
Private Party,                                                      9th

December

The Half Moon,93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU  8th             1-4pm   innovative and atmospheric jazz   www.halfmoon.co.uk

Charlie Wrights International jazz bar                                                 8th   Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing                   6th,13th and 20th     9-11pm                          Jazz, soul and blues and funk with trumpet guest Jonathon Lewis

 Calendar for 2012

Venue                          Date        Type of music       Website
 
January
  
The Ritzy Upstairs, Brixton               15th      Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album


The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         31st     Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

February

The Weir, 24, Market place,               12th                            jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                            2-4pm                                      covers

The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    19th             1-4pm         smokey blues and original jazz   

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,         29th       Blues night       www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                9-11pm

 March

The Globe, Windmill rd, Brentford TW8 9NA  3rd         9.30-11.30pm   Blues, rock and funk  www.theglobebrentford.com

The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    4th        1-4pm       latin blues and original jazz guitar       
The Ram Jam at the Grey horse,            7th     1-3pm     Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album
46, Richmond rd, Kingston, KT2 5EE

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,         14th    Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

                                                                                                                        www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                9-11pm

Private party, Isle of dogs                   24th

The Weir, 24, Market place,               25th                             jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                           2-4pm                                      covers

 The George & Dragon                      27th                   Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,         31st       Blut       www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                9-11pm
April

The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    8th            1-4pm         innovative and atmospheric jazz with Ursula Galle   

The Weir, 24, Market place,               29th                           jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                              2-4pm                                      covers

May

The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU  15th            1-4pm           innovative and atmospheric jazz with Slim Estrada   

Phoenix Festival,
Forster Memorial Park,
Whitefoot lane, Lewisham BR1 5SQ         7th    2.30pm             jazz, latin & funk   
                                                                 
The Weir, 24, Market place,                        13th                          jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                              2-4pm                                      covers

Islington private party                      19th                          Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         24th     Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

 private party                                    30th                                 Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album
Kew Steam museum

June
Jubilee private party                          2nd                                 Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album
Jubilee private party                          4th                           original jazz and high octane funk

The Globe, Wingmill rd,   9th         9.30-11.30pm   Blues, rock and funk  www.theglobebrentford.com
Brentford TW8 9NA
July
The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    8th            1-4pm innovative and atmospheric jazz with Spiros Karagkounis &  George Biniaris

Secondo bar,                                  21st                8 til late    soulful jazz & blues,vintage funk classics at this lovely retro venue
642 Voltaire Road  Clapham, London, SW4 6DH

Secondo bar,                                     27th             8 til late     soulful jazz & blues,vintage funk classics at this lovely retro venue
642 Voltaire Road  Clapham, London, SW4 6DH

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         31st     Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album


August
Private Wedding at Devere hotel, Uxbridge  5th         funk jazz and disco pop to guarantee people grooving on down!!
     
The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    8th            1-4pm innovative and atmospheric jazz with Ursula Galle &  George Biniaris
       
September
Private Wedding              15th
The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         26th    Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album
Secondo, Voltaire rd, Clapham                   28th      Party funk grooves

The Globe, Wingmill rd, Brentford TW8 9NA  6th         9.30-11.30pm   Blues, rock and funk  www.theglobebrentford.com
The Half Moon,

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,    9th                9-11pm   Momentum original jazz     www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5   
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    14th            1-4pm innovative and atmospheric jazz with Spiros Karagkounis &  George Biniaris 

Dalston Jazz Bar                                     20th              mellow bossanova and jazz from the Kate de Freitas trio

Private Wedding, Ealing                         27th


The Kings Head Putney                               1st   Launch party for the reopening of the Kings Head with special guest

                                                                                           Vassilis Xenopoulis on sax
The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes         7th     Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

Guesting with Peter Miles at The Swan, Hampton Wick          15th November           Swing jazz with legendary Peter Miles

The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    18th            1-4pm innovative and atmospheric jazz with Ursula Galle &  George Biniaris
The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    2nd           1-4pm innovative and atmospheric jazz with Spiros karagkounis &  George Biniaris

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,     3rd                9-11pm   xmas party time!      www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5    
 
The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,     8th        9-11pm                    Jazz and bossa from Kate, Spiros & George       www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5    
 
Previous gigs in 2011
January 

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,     5th January 9-11pm   Jazz and latin night       www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5    
 
The Toulouse Lautrec Brasserie         8th January 8pm     jazz piano and vocals   www.brasserietoulouselautrec.co.uk
140, Newington Butts, Kennington SE11 4RN

The Weir, 24, Market place,               16th January       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                              2-4pm                                      covers

The Stationhouse,Churchfield rd,        16th January      jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers guitar and vocals   
Acton                                                      5pm-7.30pm
The Toulouse Lautrec Brasserie           22nd January 8pm      jazz piano and vocals   www.brasserietoulouselautrec.co.uk
140, Newington Butts, Kennington SE11 4RN

The Weir, 24, Market place,               29th January       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                             9.30-11.30pm                                      covers

The Weir, 24, Market place,               30th January       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                              2-4pm                                      covers

February


The Weir, 24, Market place,               13th February       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                              2-4pm                                      covers

The Toulouse Lautrec Brasserie          19th February 8pm     jazz piano and vocals   www.brasserietoulouselautrec.co.uk
140, Newington Butts, Kennington SE11 4RN

The Weir, 24, Market place,               27th February       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                              2-4pm                                      covers

 March
The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,     2nd March 9-11pm   Jazz and latin night       www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5    
The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    6th March 1.30pm           jazz, blues and latin          www.halfmoon.co.uk

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     13th March       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     20th March       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     26th March        Latin night at the Weir! www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   9-11pm                                     

April

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     3rd April       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers

The Stationhouse,Churchfield rd,            9th April     Momentum album launch
Acton                                                        7.30pm
The Weir, 24, Market place,                     16th April        Latin night at the Weir! www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   9-11pm                                     

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,          20th April    Re opening party!!!!    www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                9-11pm   

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     24th April       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers

May
Phoenix Festival,
Forster Memorial Park,
Whitefoot lane, Lewisham BR1 5SQ         7th May     
                                                                  2.30pm
The Weir, 24, Market place,                     14th May       latin night at the Weir! www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   9-11pm                                     

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     15th May        jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,          20th April       Jazz and latin night       www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                9-11pm   
The Weir, 24, Market place,                     28th May         jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     29th May         jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                  private party                                    covers


June

 Private Party                                             13th June
Private Party                                             19th June


July

Private Party, Boston Manor Park                 9th July


The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU       17th July 1.30pm           jazz, blues and latin          www.halfmoon.co.uk


The Lord Nelson, 9-11 Enfield rd,
Brentford, TW8                                    22nd July  9-11pm            jazz, latin, and pretty       www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com
                                                                                                     much everything else
The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,          27th Julyl         Momentum origianl jazz      www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                9-11pm  

The Horse Guardsman, Ealing rd, Brentford    23rd July  3-6pm      jazz, latin, and pretty     
                                                                                                   much everything else
The Weir, 24, Market place,                     24th July                blues & contemporary         www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers



August

Edinburgh Jazz Festival,                          7th August                                     The Outhouse with Fat Sam's Band
North Berwick on Sea  Festival                8-10th August                                Billie Holidayesque big band jazz with
                                                                                                                        Fat Sam's Band
                     
September

The Kings Head, Acton High Street                   4th September                                 Jazz, soul and blues
Private party-wedding reception, The Great
  Conservatory, Syon Park                                   11th September                      swing jazz, soul and latin

The Bulls Head, Barnes                                    26th September                          Momentum original jazz
October
The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,          26th October       Blues night       www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                9-11pm  

November
 Guesting with Peter Miles at Battersea Barge          3rd November           Swing jazz with legendary Peter Miles

Supporting Dana GiIlespie at St Paul's Church,       11th November        Soulful blues & contemporary
Brentford,TW8 OPN                                                                                  www.helenmartinproductions.com

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,          24th November         Rockerbilly night come and Imelda May your heart out!!!
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                9-11pm 

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes          29th November     Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album



December

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     4th December       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers


The Kings Head, Acton High Street                   4th December                                 Jazz, soul and blues

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing                   8th December                             Jazz, soul and blues

The Royal Horse Guardsmen, Ealing rd, Brentford   9th December                      contemporary covers jazz & blue

Brentford High Street Christmas Party,              10th December                             Christmassy Jazz & Blues
Brentford Market Place

The Lord Nelson, 9-11 Enfield rd,
Brentford, TW8                                           17th December       jazz, blues, and pretty       www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com

The Weir, 24, Market place,                     18th December       jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                   2-4pm                                      covers

    
The Lord Nelson, 9-11 Enfield rd,
Brentford, TW8                                           31st December       jazz, blues, and pretty       www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com

                                                                                                much everything else
 Previous gigs in 2010

The Lord Nelson, 9-11 Enfield rd,
Brentford, TW8                                       23rd January       jazz, blues, and pretty       www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com
                                                                                              much everything else
 
The George IV, Chiswick high rd,W4     13th February       blues & soul                       www.georgeiv.fullers.co.uk
 
Private party at the Jewel bar, Piccadilly  23rd February    latin,funk, soul & rock            
 
The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,           10th March        Latin night!                   www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5        
 
The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,
St. Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                           24th March       Momentum original music and
                                                                                            jazz standards in sax led band
 
Private party, Ealing                                  17th April           folk/rock, blues and bluegrass
 
The Stationhouse,Churchfield rd,              18th April           jazz & blues duo
Acton
 
The Lord Nelson                                         24th April           jazz, soul, blues and           www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com
                                                                                              pretty much everything
 
The Ram Jam at the Grey horse,            6th May 1-3pm      jazz, blues & Latin              www.grey-horse.co.uk
46, Richmond rd, Kingston, KT2 5EE
 
Private Party, Holland Park                      22nd May               jazz, soul, funk/rock
 
 
The Stationhouse,Churchfield rd,             6th June                jazz & blues duo
Acton
 
Private Party, Chiswick                           18th June                jazz
 
Private Party, Brentford                          19th June 3-6pm          Latin jazz and pop rock
 
The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,            30th June                Latin night!                     www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5      
 
The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,
St. Mary's rd, Ealing, W5                           7th July               Momentum original music and
                                                                                            jazz standards in sax led band
 
The Kings Arms, Acton High Street           9th July                Jazz & Blues & Soul


The Stationhouse,Churchfield rd,              18th july             jazz & blues duo (piano & vocals)
Acton
.
 
The Kings Arms, Acton High Street           18th July               Momentum original music and
                                                                                            jazz standards in sax led band

 
The Stationhouse, Churchfield rd,           15th August             jazz & blues duo (guitar & vocals)
Acton


The Brentford Festival                      5th September              jazz, latin & blues band    www.brentfordfestival.org.uk
 
 
The Lord Nelson                              5th September 9pm          jazz, soul, blues and           www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com
                                                                                              pretty much everything
 
 
The Stationhouse, Churchfield rd,           12th September             jazz & blues duo (guitar & vocals)
Acton
 
Jazz after Dark, Greek st, Soho              7th October                 jazz, blues and soul classics

The Weir, 24, Market place,                   10th October                jazz, latin, blues & contemporary www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                                                    covers

Private Party, Brentford                           16th October              soul and contemporary covers

The George IV, Chiswick high rd,W4       18th October              Momentum original music and
                                                                                                    jazz standards in sax led band

The Stationhouse, Churchfield rd,           24th October             jazz & blues duo (guitar & vocals)
Acton

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,            27th October         Jazz & Latin night!                     www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5      
The Lord Nelson                                   30th October              jazz, soul, blues and           www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com
                                                                                                  pretty much everything

The Stationhouse, Churchfield rd,           7th November            jazz & blues duo (guitar & vocals)
Acton

   
The Weir, 24, Market place,                 14th November          jazz, latin, blues & contemporary   www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                                                covers
 
The Stationhouse, Churchfield rd,           21st November             jazz & blues duo (guitar & vocals)
Acton

The  Rose & Crown, Church Walk,            25th November         Thanksgiving American Blues night!                   www.roseandcrownealing.fullers.co.uk
St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5     

The Globe, Windmill road, Brentford        26th November            Original Rhythm & Blues band

The Weir, 24, Market place,                 10th December          jazz, latin, blues & contemporary   www.theweirbar.co.uk
Brentford,TW8 8EQ                                                                covers


The Greyhorse, 46, Richmond rd,        14thDecember      Groovetime blues & funk band      www.grey-horse.co.uk                                                     
Kingston KT2 5EE
 
The Lord Nelson                                    18th December             jazz, soul, blues and           www.thelordnelsonbrentford.com

The Half Moon,
93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    19th December 1.30pm           jazz, blues and latin          www.halfmoon.co.uk

The Plough, Northfields ave, Ealing              13th February                            Jazz, soul and blues and funk with trumpet guest Jonathon Lewis
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