6.30pm - Hamish Smith Trio
Hamish Smith Trio: A newly formed ensemble that see's freshly seasoned bassist Hamish leading a band of some of the most highly acclaimed jazz musicians in town. The show will consist of modern renditions of afro cuban music and jazz standards.
9.00pm - Julia Paul (New Caledonia)
Julia Paul’s trio brings together 3 highly talented artists from different musical backgrounds. With her distinctive vocal timbre characterized by its depth, warmth and energy, Julia demonstrates a strong artistic identity. Her lyrics, both in French and English, reflect upon her life, her roots and her love for New Caledonia.
7.30pm - Thursday Blues
Winter has a way of making everyone feel a little blue sometimes. June 21st we're throwing a big ol' blues bash at Fat Eddies. Featuring the first outing in many moons from Christchurch legends, the BEAGLE BOYS and support from our mates The Bone Shop and Uptown Shakedown, this is not a night to miss. There will be many special guests and cameos, come along to sing and boogie those winter blues away at Fat Eddie's for the THURSDAY BLUES. Because, the blues is our business baby - and business is good!
6.00pm - Soul Kweens
Soul Kweens start it off nice and chill with jazz and soul, then heat it up for the dance floor with some banging beats. Led by Alice Tanner (queen of awkward banter) and backed up by the amazing Chris Wethey (Christchurch's Pino ), Darren Pickering (saucy keys) and Jesse Hughes (holdin the beats down), this is one not to be missed.
8.30pm - Off the Charts
A bit of soul, a bit of swing and a little something something on the side. 'Off The Charts' are the new kids on the block, ready to get you groovin’ anyway they know how! Your favourite party band is here - playing all your favourite pop hits like you’ve never heard them before.
12.00am -Corner Sounds
Mantra of Groove is a 6 piece band made up of some of the best session musicians in Christchurch. You won’t be able to stop yourself dancing to an enticing mix of old and new school music.
6.00pm - Little Big Quartet
Little Big is Shaun Burke on bass, Joseph Bary on drums, Steven Gill on guitar and Rachael Travaille on saxophone. From swinging bop to contemporary grooves, Little Big will bring the standards to keep you moving.
8:30pm - The Bangas Brigade
The Bangas Brigade are the ultimate collaboration of some of your favourite Fat Eddie’s players banding together to play your favourite bangers to boogie down to. If we play something you’ve heard already at Fat Eddie’s, we’ll eat our metaphorical hats. Grooves, horns, vocals - channeling the spirit of Usher all night long (for 3 hours).
12.00am - Gumbo No. 5
Boasting a killer horn section, second line to none! Gumbo No. 5 bring the sounds of southern USA to Fat Eddie’s with a New Zealand take on the traditional New Orleans jazz group. The rhythm section will join as they play funked up arrangements of classic and new tunes that’ll be sure to keep you entertained into the early hours of the morning.
4.00pm - Heather Webb Duo
Heather Webb is here to compliment your Sunday afternoon at Fat Eddies. Come along and relax as you take in their sweet sounds and beautiful river views.