Recent History
2016

Dec 10th - Jan 1st: Played Bass in Cinderella. High Wycombe. With Louie Spence, Linda Robson & Bobby Davro

Dec 2nd: Hundred Watt Club. Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Maidenhead

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Nov 28th: Elliot Mason's Open Toed Sandwich. The Elliot Mason Show Episode 6 World Premiere Screening. The Bedford, Balham

Nov 24th: Uploaded 'The Great British Masoff' to Youtube to advertise the Bedford gig. Written by David Goo

Did the animations for 'The Undiscovered Peter Cook' with Justin Mason. Shown on BBC4: 16th Nov

 

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 12th Nov

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 11th Nov

 

Uploaded The Elliot Mason Show Episode 6 Trailer to the Youtubes: 7th Nov

Nov 4th: Wedding, Cheltenham

Oct 14th: Pull The Other One. The Ivy House, Nunhead

Oct 8th: Rah Rah Rooms, Piccadilly

Oct 7th: Rah Rah Rooms, Piccadilly

 

Oct 3rd: Uploaded this advert for The Legendary Bedford Gig to Youtube

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 1st Oct

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 30th Sept

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Secret Location: 27th Sept

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Secret Location: 24th Sept

Rah Rah Rooms, Picadilly, London: 24th Sept

 

Hundred Watt Club. Leamington Assembly, Leamington Spa (Photograph by Lena Mae) : 23rd Sept

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Sept 22nd: Marlene's Marvellous Menagerie, Canary Wharf Spiegeltent

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Sept 11th: The Gilded Merkin, Glee Club, Nottingham

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The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 10th Sept

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 9th Sept

 

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 8th Sept

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Sept 2nd: Kent Comedy Festival, Brenchley

 

August 27th: Frou Frou Club, Hebden Bridge (Fotocad Photography)

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Rah Rah Rooms, Picadilly, London: 26th August

Rah Rah Rooms, Piccadilly, London: 19th August

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 13th August

Rah Rah Rooms, Piccadilly, London: 12th August

Westival. The West End Centre, Aldershot: 23rd July

The Burlesque Show. The Playhouse. Weston-Super-Mare: 22nd July

The Circus. The Aeronaut, Acton: 16th July

International Youth Arts Festival. Rose Theatre, Kingston upon Thames: 16th July

The Circus. The Aeronaut, Acton: 15th July

Beckenham Comedy Cabaret. Everyone's invited. Bromley Shopping Centre: 3rd July

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Secret Location: 2nd July

Chilli Jam Night. Morden Arms, Greenwich: 23rd June

 

Secret House Show, Cheltenham: 18th June

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Croydon Comedy Festival. The Spreadeagle Pub, Croydon: 17th June

The Burlesque Show. Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe: 10th June

Burlesque Show, Ilfracombe. June 2016

June 4th: The Circus. Aeronaut, Acton

May 28th: The Circus. Aeronaut, Acton

May 27th: The Circus. Aeronaut, Acton

May 21st: Simon Drake's House Of Magic, London

 

May 14th: La de da Cabaret. Deda, Derby

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Filmed epic Elliot Mason Show sketch in the garden with lots of lovely people :8th May

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May 7th: A Very British Summer. The Glasshouse, Doncaster (Photography by Mark Clayton)

A Very British Summer. Doncaster. May 2016 (3)

Rob's 40th Birthday Comedy Club. Tring Football Club: 6th May

Elephants Head, Camden: 4th May

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, London: 30th April

 

Ministry of Burlesque, Komedia, Bath (photography by Gary Thatch): 29th April

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Simon Drake's House Of Magic, London: 28th April

 

Played Bass for Colin Blunstone UK Tour: 15th - 24th April

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 The Folly Mixtures & Friends. The Priory Centre, St Neots: 6th April

Monkey Business. Holiday Inn, Camden: 2nd April

Re-uploaded The Video to Jif for it's 6 year anniversary: 17th March

March 6th: Croydon Ukulele Festival. Oval Tavern, Croydon

March 5th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic, London

Feb 13th: Flirty Not Dirty. The Cabbage Patch, Twickenham

Feb 4th - 12th: Played Bass with the Colin Blunstone solo band in Holland

Jan 30th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London

 

Jan 27th: Southampton University

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Jan 9th: The Aeronaut Circus. Acton

Jan 8th: The Aeronaut Circus. Acton

 

Jan 5th: The Distraction Club with Mitch Benn and Desmond O'Connor. The Phoenix, London

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Jan 5th: Did an interview with the lovely folks at 'How to write a tune' Podcast

'What Did I Do With My Thing?' - Open Toed Sandwich. Live at The Bedford, Balham: 28th Nov

(Featuring Pete Billington: Keys & Oli Dacombe: Drums. Filmed by Spencer Komodromou on his phone)

Did the animations for 'The Undiscovered Peter Cook' with Justin Mason. Shown on BBC4: 16th Nov

 

 The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 12th Nov

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 11th Nov

 

Uploaded The Elliot Mason Show Episode 6 Trailer to the Youtubes: 7th Nov

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 1st Oct

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 30th Sept

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Secret Location: 27th Sept

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Secret Location: 24th Sept

Rah Rah Rooms, Picadilly, London: 24th Sept

 

Hundred Watt Club. Leamington Assembly, Leamington Spa (Photograph by Lena Mae): 23rd Sept

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(Dead in a caravan with Lili La Scala, Glory Pearl, Verity Gray & Scarlett Daggers. Photograph by Lena Mae)

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 10th Sept

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 9th Sept

 

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 8th Sept

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(Soundcheck with additional upside down Jackie Le. Photograph by Louise Holland)

Rah Rah Rooms, Picadilly, London: 26th August

Rah Rah Rooms, Piccadilly, London: 19th August

The Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 13th August

Rah Rah Rooms, Piccadilly, London: 12th August

Westival. The West End Centre, Aldershot: 23rd July

The Burlesque Show. The Playhouse. Weston-Super-Mare: 22nd July

The Circus. The Aeronaut, Acton: 16th July

International Youth Arts Festival. Rose Theatre, Kingston upon Thames: 16th July

The Circus. The Aeronaut, Acton: 15th July

Beckenham Comedy Cabaret. Everyone's invited. Bromley Shopping Centre: 3rd July

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Secret Location: 2nd July

Chilli Jam Night. Morden Arms, Greenwich: 23rd June

 

Secret House Show, Cheltenham: 18th June

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(Photograph by Jessica Stone)

The Circus. Aeronaut, Acton: 4th June

The Circus. Aeronaut, Acton: 28th May

The Circus. Aeronaut, Acton: 27th May

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, London: 21st May

 

La de da Cabaret. Deda, Derby: 14th May

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(With Stage Door Johnny, Mimi Libertine, Eliza DeLite, Chi Chi Revolver, Missy Malone & Scarlett Daggers)

A Very British Summer. The Glasshouse, Doncaster: 7th May

A Very British Summer. Doncaster. May 2016 (3)
(Photograph by Mark Clayton)

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, London: 28th April

 

Played Bass for Colin Blunstone UK Tour: 15th - 24th April

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(Lost in music or drunk?)

Croydon Ukulele Festival. Oval Tavern, Croydon: 6th March

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, London: 5th March

Flirty Not Dirty. The Cabbage Patch, Twickenham: 13th Feb

Played Bass with the Colin Blunstone solo band in Holland: 4th - 12th Fev

Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London: 30th Jan

Southampton University: 27th Jan

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(Backstage with Peggy De Lune, Lena Mae, Pi The Mime & Ness Gracious)

 Did an interview with the lovely folks at 'How to write a tune' Podcast: 5th Jan

Dec 10th - Jan 1st: Played Bass in Cinderella. Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe. With Louie Spence, Linda Robson & Bobby Davro

 

Dec 2: Hundred Watt Club. Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Maidenhead

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(in the toilet with Glory Pearl, Lena Mae, Lili La Scala & Storm Hooper)

Nov 24th: Uploaded 'The Great British Masoff' to advertise the Bedford gig. Written by David Goo

Nov 4th: Wedding, Cheltenham

Oct 14th: Pull The Other One. The Ivy House, Nunhead

Oct 8th: Rah Rah Rooms, Piccadilly

Oct 7th: Rah Rah Rooms, Piccadilly

 

Oct 3rd: Uploaded this advert for The Legendary Bedford Gig to Youtube

Sept 22nd: Marlene's Marvellous Menagerie, Canary Wharf Spiegeltent

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(backstage with Abigail Collins, Claudia Contortionist, Florian Brooks, Sammy Dineen, Neil Kelso, some geezer & Jolie Papillon)

Sept 11th: The Gilded Merkin, Glee Club, Nottingham

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(backstage with Misti Vine, Missy Fatale, Craig The Incredible Hula Boy, Scarlett Daggers & Beau Rocks)

Sept 2nd: Kent Comedy Festival, Brenchley

 

August 27th: Frou Frou Club, Hebden Bridge

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(Photocad Photography)

June 17th: Croydon Comedy Festival. The Spreadeagle Pub, Croydon

 

Jun 10th: The Burlesque Show. Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe

Burlesque Show, Ilfracombe. June 2016
(Having a lovely catch-up with my old pal Lena Mae)

May 8th: Filmed epic Elliot Mason Show sketch in the garden with lots of lovely people

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(With Ian Newman, Charlie Coulson-Smith, James Boston, Anna Thomson, Vix Dimmock & Ben Wren)

May 6th: Rob's 40th Birthday Comedy Club. Tring Football Club

May 4th: Elephants Head, Camden

April 30th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic, London

 

April 29th: Ministry of Burlesque, Komedia, Bath

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(Photograph by Gary Thatch)

April 6th: The Folly Mixtures & Friends. The Priory Centre, St Neots

April 2nd: Monkey Business. Holiday Inn, Camden

March 17th: Re-uploaded The Video to Jif for it's 6 year anniversary

Jan 9th: The Aeronaut Circus. Acton

Jan 8th: The Aeronaut Circus. Acton

Jan 5th: The Distraction Club with Mitch Benn and Desmond O'Connor. The Phoenix, London

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2015

Aeronaut Circus, Acton: 31st Dec

Aeronaut NYE

Uploaded 'Little Baby Jesus' to Youtube: 13th Dec

Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London: 4th Dec

Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London: 3rd Dec

The Aeronaut Circus. Acton: 28th Nov

Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London: 27th Nov

 

Uploaded 'Remembering The Elliot Mason Show' to Youtube: 26th Nov

Simon Drake's House Of Magic: 22nd Oct

Peggy Sued's Variety Pack. Canterbury Festival: 17th Oct

The Burlesque Show. Hall For Cornwall, Truro: 16th Oct

The Hundred Watt Club. The Old Market, Brighton: 10th Oct

Haus Of Kabaret. Soho House, Soho: 5th Oct

 

The Hundred Watt Club. City Hall, Salisbury (photography by Scott Chalmers): 3rd Oct100 Watt Club Salisbury October 2015 (1)
100 Watt Club Salisbury October 2015 (2)

100 Watt Club Salisbury October 2015 (3)

Uploaded 'The Toothpaste Song' to youtube: 27th July

The Oval Tavern, Croydon. Photograph by Vicky Walters: 26th July

Oval Tavern Croydon July 2015

Ivy Paige - Filthy Rich. Hippodrome Casino, London: 22nd July

Ivy Paige Filthy Rich Hippodrome, London July 2015 (1)

Uploaded my new Songwriting Masterclass to the Youtubes: 17th July

The Burlesque Show. Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham: 10th July

Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge: 9th July

Kaff Bar, Brixton: 5th July

 

Appeared in this mini-documentary about life after an important gig: 3rd July

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Kennington: 27th June

 

Supporting The Brothers of Mothershovel. The Oval Tavern, Croydon: 20th June

The Oval Tavern Croydon June 2015

The Aeronaut, Acton: 13th June

Simon Drake's House Of Magic. Kennington: 30th May

The Black Cat Cabaret. The Oscar Wilde Bar, Hotel Cafe Royal, London: 30th May

The Black Cat Cabaret. The Oscar Wilde Bar, Hotel Cafe Royal, London: 29th May

Leilani Restaurant, Clapham: 26th May

The Black Cat Cabaret. Innocent Unplugged Festival, Kent: 24th May

Monkey Business. Tolli, Kentish Town: 23rd May

 

Folly Mixtures Review. Hippodrome, London: 22nd May

Folly Mixtures, London Hippodrome, May 2015

Music Box, The Miller, London Bridge: 15th May

Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge: 14th May

 

Uploaded my first self help video to youtube: 10th May

Life is a cabaret, Hackney Empire: 3rd May

Hackney Empire May 2015

Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge: 23rd April

Erin's Birthday Party, Cheltenham: 21st April

The Aeronaut, Acton: 18th April

 

The Aeronaut, Acton: 10th & 11th April

Aeronaut April 2015

Wrote this song when I should have been having a nap: 5th March

 

 

The Gilded Merkin. The Glee Club, Nottingham: 1st March

Gilded Merkin, Nottingham March 2015

The Folly Mixtures. The Hippodrome Casino, London: 26th Feb

Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge: 19th Feb

 

Shh! Burlesque, CICCIC, Taunton (Photography by Bertrand Vessier): 13th Feb

Shhh! Burlesque, Taunton, Feb 2015

Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Kennington: 9th Jan

Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge, London: 8th Jan

Dec 18th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London

Dec 16th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London

 

Dec 14th: Re-released Debut album 'The day they turned Jif to Cif'

with splendid new artwork by Jamie Lenman (Available here)

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Dec 11th - Jan 2nd Played Bass in Jack and The Beanstalk. Beck Theatre, Hayes

Dec 10th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London

Dec 9th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic. London

Dec 5th: A F Harrold's Lovely Cabaret. South Street Arts Centre, Reading

 

Dec 5th: Uploaded 'The Toothpaste song (Live at home)' to the youtubes

Nov 21st: The Wet Spot. Belgrave Music Hall & Canteen. Leeds

Nov 16th: The Waterman's Arms,Richmond

Nov 13th: Stage Door Review. Stage Door Theatre, Southampton

Oct 31st: Simon Drake's House Of Magic

Oct 27th: Supported Mat Ricardo's "Showman". Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis

Oct 24th: Supported Mat Ricardo's "Showman". Otley Courthouse Theatre

 

Oct 23rd: Tres Tres Cabaret. Stafford Gatehouse Theatre

Tres Tres Cabaret Oct 2015

Oct 2nd: The Aeronaut Circus, Acton

Sept 26th: Burly Q. Sheffield

Sept 23rd: Crisis Cabaret. Earls Court

Sept 19th: Cabaret Boom Boom. Sheffield

 

Sept 18th: Monkey Business. L'ulivo. Leicester Square

Monkey Business Sept 2015

 

Sept 4th & 5th: The Aeronaut Circus. Acton

Sept 3rd: The Burlesque Show. The Orchard Theatre, Dartford

August 5th: Supported Sara Pascoe. Croydon comedy festival, The Oval Tavern

 

July 31st: Ministry Of Burlesque's Twisted Cabaret. Komedia, Bath. Photo by Andrew Nash

Komedia Bath july 2015

July 25th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic. Kennington

July 24th: The Fainting Couch. Cafe INDIEpendant, Scunthorpe

 

July 23rd: Made this spectacular special effects laden advert for my new cd

July 20th: Released 'Life is like a movie' my second album

July 11th: The Aeronaut, Acton

Aeronaut, July 2015

July 2nd: Elliot Mason's Awkward Handshake at the 150 friends club album launch. The Finsbury, London

The Finsbury, July 2015

June 17th: Played 'Dwight Shmendricks' in this sketch for The 150 Friends Club

May 16th: 'Elliot Mason's Awkward Handshake' first gig (Pete Billington, Keys & Toby Goodman, drums)                         Stranger than paradise. Hootenanny, Brixton.

Awkward Handshake's first gig, Hootanany, Brixton

May 8th & 9th: Aeronaut, Acton

Aeronaut May 2015

April 26th: 4th Band Rehearsal

 

April 25th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Kennington

House of magic April 2015

April 9th: Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge

April 7th: Haus Of Kabaret. Soho House, Soho.

April 5th: Kaff, Brixton

April 4th: Supported Simon Munnery at Monkey Business. Tolli, Kentish Town

April 2nd: The Viaduct, Hanwell

March 28th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Kennington.

March 27th: Supported Simon Munnery at Pull The Other One. The Nun's Head, Nunhead

 

March 20th: Did an in-depth interview for Paul L Martin Click here to read it if you fancy

 

March 26th: 3rd Band Rehearsal

 

March 12th: Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge

 

March 6th & 7th: The Aeronaut, Acton

Aeronaut, Acton March 2015

Feb 28th: The Burlesque Show. The Key Theatre, Peterborough

 

Feb 27th: High Tease, Komedia, Bath (Photography By Andrew Nash)

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Feb 6th & 7th: The Aeronaut, Acton

Feb 5th: Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge

Jan 31st: House Of Burlesque. King's Theatre, Southsea.

Jan 30th: Simon Drake's House Of Magic, Kennington

Jan 22nd: Cabaret Knights. Privee, Knightsbridge.

 

Jan 16th & 17th: The Burlesque Show. Royal & Derngate, Northampton (Photos - Andrew Nash)

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