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2023 Gigs

Ayo Bamidele Live at Map Studio Cafe
7:30 Friday 20th January
Free Entry

A North & East Circles Show


The Sea Enemies

North London Pop & Folk Band to with Sharp songs to shuffle to

Ayo Bamidele

Soul & Folk Songs of life's love losses and Joys


Laid back blues and country

Amor Bandito

Vintage popular Spanish Songs


Loughton Folk Club

7:30 Thursday 2 February

Ayo Bamidele

Playing two 35 minute sets songs from self titled new album
Ayo Bamidele and Lamplight
Plus some old favourites


2022 Gigs

Ayo Bamidele Live at the Luna Lounge

Luna Lounge Leytonstone 7 Church Lane

London E11

7:30 Thursday 8th December 2021

Free Admittance


Redbridge Midsummer Music Fest 2022 Weekend Programme

Organised by Redbridge Music Lounge and Redbridge Green Fair Music Club

I'm on stage at 1pm

‘Our Community Festival’

Redbridge Music Lounge Programme

Barley Lane Recreation Ground (opp.Tesco’s), Barley Lane, Goodmayes IG3 8XD (5 mins Goodmayes Stn. (Elizabeth Line)

Sunday 17 July 2022,

12 – 5pm

Free Admittance.





D Bolly Dance

Bollywood Dance Display (15 mins)


Storm in a Teacup

International folk music - accordion, violins & guitar (30 mins)


Ayo Bamidele

Soulful singer/songwriter and guitarist (20 mins)


RML Players

Pop covers by members of Redbridge Music Lounge (30 mins)


Anything Goes

Guitar/violin duo covering romantic songs & tunes (30 mins)


Dance to Inspire

Bollywood Dance Display (15 mins)


Sam Castell-Ward

Songwriter/poet - raw original material (20 mins)


House of La Touche

Gospel-style choir led by Jenny La Touche (30 mins)


St Barnabas Band

Community band play classical/folk/pop/jazz (30 mins)


Other Gigs

12 June Walled Garden Ilford

17th June Redbridge Green Fair Music Club

25 th June Midsummer Music Ilford

17 th July Goodmayes Festival Goodmayes Redbridge


2021 Gigs


Redbridge Music Lounge Presents

The Cranbrook Session

Sunday 14 November 11:00 – 3pm

Attendance Free. (Please let me know if you’re coming as I

need let the organisers know due covid restrictions)

Ayo Bamidele on Stage 13:00

The Cranbrook Centre, Valentines Park

2 mins from Melbourne Road entrance IG1 4LF.

If you can't be there in person you can be there in person you can watch the gig live at this address, I'm on at 1pm www.bestofthefest.uk.



Black History Month Food Market Ilford

Saturday 16 October 2021 Starts at 11:00 I'm on Stage 12:30


I'm playing at the Fairlop Fair on Saturday, 31st July 2021, on stage a 2:20 pm at the Boat House Stage. Fairlop Waters, Forest Road, Barkingside IG3 6HN. Hope you can make it




Here are the details of the live streamed gig Sunday 11 April 2021 (see line up below). The gig can be accessed via website www.rmluk.org 

11.30am Cathy Wood

11.55am The Happy Couple

12.25pm Arty Parker

12.50pm Rachael Silver

1.15pm Jay Joseph

1.40pm Ayo Bamidele

2.05pm Robin Grey

Welcome back Robin Grey, one of our favourite singer-songwriters, The Happy Couple, distinctive and original instrumental duo, and Rachael Silver, powerfully-voiced solo singer. Ayo Bamidele will be singing and playing original songs from his latest album, and artists brand new to our programmes for this occasion include singer Jay Joseph, violinist Cathy Wood from St Barnabas Band, and original songwriter Arty Parker. All performers will be transmitting from their own homes! John Drummond from the Music Lounge is once again providing his expertise and enthusiasm in coordinating and facilitating this programme, which will be featuring more acts in our next session on 25th April. Please forward the attached flyer for Sunday's event to your own friends and contacts - should be another nice experience to share with other fans of live music! Please help us spread the word!

Meanwhile, still accessible from the RML website www.rmluk.org and from www.bestofthefest.live,


2020 Gigs

Live date on stage 11:00 am Sun 23 Aug 2020

Redbridge Music Lounge and the Green Fair Music Club

Our eighth season of FREE and diverse live music (following relaxation of the Covid !9 Virus lockdown)

The Walled Garden, Valentines Mansion and Gardens

Emerson Road Ilford IG1 4XA

Sunday 23 August 2020 11.00 to 11:30 pm with

Ayo Bamidele - soulful singer/songwriter and guitar

Full Line Up

  • Two’s Company – piano duo, light classics & show hits
  • Lizzie B – Originals & covers with acoustic guitar
  • Storm in a Teacup - folk music from many lands
  • Michelle Rees - fun, singalong, disco/Latin, rock ‘n’ roll
  • Dave Rich – Singer/songwriter blues/jazz/soul songs
  • Déjà vu – beautiful songs of Crosby, Stills & Nash



Ayo Live @ Redbridge Green Fair Showcase

Friday 7th February 2020

Also on the bill Black*Scarr Classic Songs Duo

Hold the phone - Young emerging Rock & Pop Band

Cranbrook Castle Tennis Club St Georges Road Ilford IG1 3PG

Doors Open 7:45 I'm on stage 9:35 Only £5

East and North Circles

Cancelled Gig

Sorry to announce that the Wednesday 18th March at the Harrison has been cancelled