Live Music Weekends

Celebrate the weekend at one of the most beautiful venues in Bournemouth with live music every Friday & Saturday evening at Key West on Bournemouth Pier.

Come down, enjoy some tasty food, wonderful cocktails and relax surrounded by spectacular sea views and great music.

FREE ENTRY and 2FOR1 COCKTAILS ALL EVENING

Booking recommended to ensure you get a seat & don’t miss out. We’re open for dinner bookings so why not make an evening of it and join us for an amazing dinner overlooking the sea, watch the sun go down and enjoy 2 for 1 cocktails all evening. Sit back, chill out and have a wonderful evening with us.

 

Bookings will be taken in line with government guidelines at the time. Tables and chairs cannot be moved to add additional people to your table. 

These are fully seated events, please do not dance or interact with other tables.

We’re exciting to announce that Live Music Weekends are returning on Friday 21st May!

May

Friday 21st May

PR Dewhurst will be performing live on Friday 21st May. We’re really excited for him to open our Live Music Weekends 2021!

Phil ‘P.R.’ Dewhurst is a vibrant, exciting singer, guitarist and entertainer based in Dorset, performing a selection of classic covers and modern hits. Since the late 1990s, Phil has played over 3500 live shows throughout the UK, Europe and the USA, from the folk clubs of New York City and the cafes of Paris, to the legendary Royal Albert Hall. He was hugely popular at Key West last year so we’re very excited for him to perform here again this year!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 22nd May

Richard Quain Duo will be performing live on Saturday 22nd May. We’re really excited for them to make their debut at Key West!

Richard Quain is a highly crafted singer/guitarist/songwriter who holds over ten years experience of delighting audiences with exciting, engaging and contemporary live performances. He has an assorted repertoire, enabling him to cater for diverse audiences and performs a varied sets, guaranteed to keep people coming back for more. Richard Quain Duo is a new performer to Key West and we’re thrilled to welcome him to our Live Music Weekends!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Friday 28th May

Danny T will be performing live on Friday 28th May. We’re really excited for him to return to Key West!

Danny T plays a variety of  classic covers from 60’s to present on acoustic guitar and harmonica. He was a big hit at Key West last year and we can’t wait for him to join us again!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 29th May

Tunebox will be performing live on Saturday 29th May. We’re really excited for them to return to Key West!

TuneBox is a music duo with brother and sister Samantha and Tom, and together they perform covers of hit songs from across the decades. With there trusty vocals and acoustic guitar, they create a warm atmosphere wherever they play. Their repertoire spans the genres of pop, rock and soul, which includes classic songs and new favourites. We loved them at Key West last year so we’re excited for them to perform here again this year!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

June

Friday 4th June

Artist performing live on Friday 4th June  is to be confirmed, but we will let you know as soon as it’s confirmed.

 

 

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 5th June

Jonny Phillips Duo will be performing live on Saturday 5th June. We’re really excited for them to return to Key West!

Fusing indie music with folk and rock and then throwing in a hint of roots, Jonny Phillips plays and creates the music he loves. Armed with either his trusty acoustic or electric, he combines intricate melodies with his soft-with-a-touch-of-grit vocals.  We loved him last year so we’re excited for him to join us again this year!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Friday 18th June

Tall Order will be performing live on Friday 18th June. We’re really excited for them to make their debut at Key West!

Tall Order jazz duo comprises singer Kristian Lees-Bell and sax player James Rawlinson. Both musicians have had a very different route into professional music; James has 20 years of music teaching under his belt and studied at the Royal Academy of Music. Kristian learned how to perform in  jazz clubs and jam sessions in China, and has since gained a reputation as a soulful and exciting contemporary jazz singer. They are a new act to perform at Key West and we’re excited to welcome them to our venue!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 19th June

PR Dewhurst will be performing live on Saturday 19th June. We’re really excited for him to return to Key West!

Phil ‘P.R.’ Dewhurst is a vibrant, exciting singer, guitarist and entertainer based in Dorset, performing a selection of classic covers and modern hits. Since the late 1990s, Phil has played over 3500 live shows throughout the UK, Europe and the USA, from the folk clubs of New York City and the cafes of Paris, to the legendary Royal Albert Hall. He was hugely popular at Key West last year so we’re very excited for him to perform here again this year!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Friday 25th June

Emma Hardy Duo will be performing live on Friday 25th June. We’re really excited for them to return to Key West!

Emma Hardy is a singer, songwriter and guitarist from Hampshire. Her live music duo set consists of mainly upbeat acoustic covers sprinkled with originals performed either solo or as a member of a duo/trio with either Paul Denson on bass or Sean Samber on lead guitar. Emma has been featured on BBC introducing and has played live on BBC Radio Solent. We can’t wait to welcome them back for another wonderful performance!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 26th June

No live music

July

Friday 2nd July

PR Dewhurst will be performing live on Friday 2nd July. We’re really excited for him to return to Key West!

Phil ‘P.R.’ Dewhurst is a vibrant, exciting singer, guitarist and entertainer based in Dorset, performing a selection of classic covers and modern hits. Since the late 1990s, Phil has played over 3500 live shows throughout the UK, Europe and the USA, from the folk clubs of New York City and the cafes of Paris, to the legendary Royal Albert Hall. He was hugely popular at Key West last year so we’re very excited for him to perform here again this year!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 3rd July

No live music

Friday 9th July

No live music

Saturday 10th July

Danny T will be performing live on Saturday 10th July. We’re really excited for him to return to Key West!

Danny T  plays a variety of  classic covers from 60’s to present on acoustic guitar and harmonica. He was a big hit at Key West last year and we can’t wait for him to join us again!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Friday 16th July

Carley Varley will be performing live on Friday 16th July. We’re really excited for her to return to Key West!

Carley Varley is a full-time musician based in Dorset. She is both a cover artist and also performs her own music during sets, performing upbeat or chilled acoustic sets. As a versatile musician, she can play multiple styles of music and instruments such as piano, ukulele and guitar. In 2018, Carley won The Dorset Venus Award for Musical Talent and has since gone on to perform in famous venues such as The Waldorf and The Ritz in London. Carley has also reached the finals of Open Mic UK, a national singing competition and Boat’s Got Talent in Portland Dorset. She had a great response last year so we’re excited for her to return!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 17th July

Emma Hardy Duo will be performing live on Saturday 17th July. We’re really excited for them to return to Key West!

Emma Hardy is a singer, songwriter and guitarist from Hampshire. Her live music duo set consists of mainly upbeat acoustic covers sprinkled with originals performed either solo or as a member of a duo/trio with either Paul Denson on bass or Sean Samber on lead guitar. Emma has been featured on BBC introducing and has played live on BBC Radio Solent. We can’t wait to welcome them back for another wonderful performance!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Friday 23rd July

Tunebox will be performing live on Friday 23rd July. We’re really excited for them to return to Key West!

TuneBox is a music duo with brother and sister Samantha and Tom, and together they perform covers of hit songs from across the decades. With there trusty vocals and acoustic guitar, they create a warm atmosphere wherever they play. Their repertoire spans the genres of pop, rock and soul, which includes classic songs and new favourites. We loved them at Key West last year so we’re excited for them to perform here again this year!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 24th July

No live music

Live Music November - Lee Rasdall-Dove

Friday 30th July

Lee Rasdall Dove  will be performing live on Friday 30th July. We’re really excited for him to return to Key West!

Lee Rasdall-Dove is a singer/songwriter from Bournemouth. He writes and performs a large range of genres from Indie Folk to Reggae and Pop. His track ‘Pure’ from his EP ‘Head in the Clouds’ gained semi-finalist status in the UK Songwriting Contest 2016. He has featured on BBC Introducing and received several airplays on Kerrang! Radio.  We loved his performance last year and we’re excited for his return in 2021.

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Saturday 31st July

Tom Clements will be performing live on Saturday 31st July. We’re really excited for him to return to Key West!

The genre of Tom’s music is hard to define but could perhaps best be described as acoustic rock with hints of folk and country. He has been called a ‘loop master’ for his excellent use of a loop pedal and his guitar playing draws its influences from Mark Knopfler, Seth Lakeman, Paul Weller and Lindsey Buckingham. He has been a quarter finalist in the Dorset Music Awards and a semi finalist in ‘Bournemouth Unplugged’. He was also runner up in the “Best Male Solo Act” category in the Salisbury music awards 2012. He has a popular performance with us last year so we’re thrilled to welcome him back to round off our July Live Music Weekends!

Music starts at 8.00pm until 10:00pm (with a break)
Last booking time 7:30pm

 

FREE ENTRY

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons