Live Music

Wednesday Evening – Jam & Open Mic Night

Musicians come & join in – ALL genres welcome – backline provided which includes 1 x Drum kit, 1 x bass amp plus 1 x guitar amp, please bring own instruments. 8.30pm start.

Jam Night is on a Wednesday evening, we welcome and look forward to seeing all the regulars and any musicians visiting for the first time.

8.30pm start


Saturday 1st July 2017

The Nicol Band

(Blues / Rock)

The lean, raw spirit of the blues runs through the core of this Hull quartet, playing tracks by Hendrix, Clapton, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Stevie Winwood and others, plus a few of their own compositions, this well-seasoned bunch show how it’s done.  They are a fantastic band with Les Nicol, who has a musical pedigree as long as his arm, must be one of the finest blues guitarists to grace any stage.

9.00pm start

Saturday 8th July 2017

Skeleton Crew

(Classic Rock / Rock)

With two self produced albums’, Bring It On’ and ‘Theatre Of War’ under their belt, Skeleton Crew UK are currently recording their third album The Front Line. Twin Guitars, Great hooks, and thundering drums and not to forget beat perfect bass. Classic home grown hard rock at its finest.

9.00pm start

Saturday 15th July 2017

Nomads Rock

(Rock Covers)

Nomads Rock are a 5 piece rock covers band based in Grimsby our music covers the 60’s to present day including artists such as Eric Clapton , Free, Kings of Leon, The Faces, The Rolling Stones, Oasis and many more.

9.00pm start

Saturday 22nd July 2017

Riff Raff

(Prehistoric Crunchy Rock)

Old Nicks welcome the return of this brilliant rock covers band .  They will be playing covers from AC/DC, early Quo, Wishbone Ash, Hawkwind, Pink Floyd and all that kind of stuff!  One definitely not to miss!

9.00pm start

Wednesday 26th July 2017

The Detuners featuring at Jam & Open Mic Night

(Punk Rock Classics)

This 4 piece Lincolnshire band are back for a special performance at the end of our open mic night as Matt is back from America for a visit, they will play an hours set at the end of the evening playing an authentic selection of punk rock classics covering such bands as The Damned, The Jam, The Stooges, The Clash, Sex Pistols, 999, The Stranglers, Ramones, UK Subs, SLF, Dead Kennedys and many more The Detuners are bowing out.  Well worth coming down for as they have always given a brilliant performance, this one will be no exception and will be a great reunion!!!

Open Mic and Jam Night will still run beforehand and will be a great lead up to The Detuners

9.00pm start

Saturday 29th July 2017

Merlin’s Keep

(Celtic Rock / Folk)

Old Nicks welcome back this very talented Grimsby based band. An exuberant mix of original material with three- and four-part harmonies, covers of old favourites, and foot-stomping traditional fiddle tunes.

9.00pm start


Saturday 5th August 2017


(Rock / Indie Rock Covers)

A four-piece band from Boston called ‘CROSSFIRE ‘. They play an array of songs that span through all the decades. From the likes of ‘The Killers’ to ‘Queen’ and even a bit of ‘Tiffany’ thrown in. They are four local lads who play bass / guitar / drums / vocals.

9.00pm start

Saturday 12th August 2017

Feel The Noize

(Classic Rock / Rock)

A rock band based in Lincolnshire playing a wide variety of rock covers from Thin Lizzy, Metallica,to the Stones,kings of leon plus many more.

9.00pm start

Saturday 19th August 2017

Internal Combustion

(Rock Covers)

This very talented Rock band based in Lincoln perform professionally and with passion, their influences include Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Metallica, Guns N Roses, Velvet Revolver, Judas Priest, Ozzy and many more.  One definitely NOT to miss!!

9.00pm start

Saturday 26th August 2017


(Heavy Rock)

We look forward to this 5 piece band from Peterborough who are re-visiting Old Nicks on this Saturday.  They play anything metal. From 80s to today, stuff like Iron Maiden, Ozzy, Metallica, and a lot more. They are a band of the twenty-first century; fresh, loud (not excessively so) and extremely enjoyable. One definitely NOT to miss!!

9.00pm start

Sunday 27th August 2017

Big Arvo 12

(A Charity Event)

An event in support of Wish Upon A Star…….a mini fest of live music from 12pm to 11pm – 8 Bands, Real Ales, BBQ, Face Painting plus Raffle with Great Prizes. Gold coin donation entry. A great way to enjoy a bank holiday Sunday with the family. An ALL AGES event! For more details contact Old Nicks on 01507 526862 or visit our website at

This Year’s Line Up:
Skeleton Crew / Damned Deceiver / Jester / Riff Raff / Izengard / Itchy Fingers / Katie Abbott & Mel / Old Nick’s Jammers.

12.00pm start until 11pm