Bar bands in Dubai Whether you like rock, pop or soulful blues, this city has it all By Time Out Dubai staff 02 November 2010 Live rock, retro & popDrew LiveA mixture of acoustic rock/pop and Celtic tunes.Tue 9pm-midnight, Thu 9.30pm-12.30am. The Irish Village (04 282 4750).EclipseFilipino band playing a variety of popular tunes.Sun-Fri 10.30pm-2am. Chameleon Bar (04 214 7272).EmanuelPop music.Fri 9.30pm-midnight. Barasti (04 399 3333). SIMILAR ARTICLES Jason Manford on being funny and his return to the UAE Take That on Dubai, great albums and dance routines British comedian Russell Kane interview First Look: Inner City Zoo Five-Four BandA Filipino band play selected pop tunes.Sun-Fri 9.45pm-2am. Marbles Lobby Bar (04 222 7171).FloryRock and pop tunes.Thu 8pm-late. Evory Lounge (04 341 0000).Holly MajorThis talented Aussie plays acoustic rock and pop music.Wed 7.30pm-late. Evory Lounge (04 341 0000).Jabu and VibrancySoul, pop and R&B.Tue,Wed and Sat 8.30pm-12.30am, Thu-Fri 8.30pm-2.30am. JamBase (04 366 6914).KrossconnectionJazz, hip hop, rap, reggae and more. Sundays are dedicated to jazz and blues.Sun-Fri 8.30pm till late. Krossroads Bar & Lounge (050 624 7469). Lucky StarA selection of popular Russian music.Daily 9.30pm-3am. Rain (04 334 4088).MarwanInstrumental jazz-rock alternating with Tiger Lili.Thu 10.30pm-2am. Blue Bar (04 332 0000).Matt & MikeElectric acoustic, harmony and indie rock covers.Fri 9pm. The Irish Village (04 282 4750).Michael RossThis Scottish musician plays a range of pop and rock covers.Thu 7pm-midnight. Barasti (04 399 3333).Mike UnpluggedMike plays a selection of classic hits.Sun 9pm-midnight. The Irish Village (04 282 4750).Off The RailsRock, pop and soul from the Brit and Antipodean trio.Daily 9.30pm-3am. Player’s Lounge (04 398 8840). Party PeteAn evening of musical entertainment from the cheerful singer.Tue 7pm-midnight. Barasti (04 399 3333).Peter JVisit this British-style pub to hear a selection of popular tunes from the ’60s to the ’90s.Mon 9pm-midnight. Nelson’s Bar (04 435 0000).Richie DPop and rock classics and modern hits.Mon-Thu 9pm-3am, Fri 4pm-3am. Double Decker (04 321 1111).Ruth and JamesOriginal tracks and covers.Sun-Fri 8.30pm-1.30am. Sherlock Holmes (04 351 9111).Skratch BandRock and pop covers.Fri 6.30pm-9.30pm, Sat 6.30pm-11pm. Barasti (04 399 3333).Sold OutPop and rock tunes.Sat-Thu 10pm-3am. Rock Bottom (04 396 3888).Sugar FreeFor a selection of rock tunes.Wed-Mon 8.45pm-1.15am. Harry’s Place (04 262 5555).White RabbitExpect a wide range of R&B and rock tunes.Sat-Thu 10pm-2.30am. Time Café (04 334 4088).Live jazz & bluesAfif BrothersQuartet Rony and Elie Afif lead the band’s return to this jazz club.Fri 9.30pm-1am. Blue Bar (04 332 0000). JanuaryClassic jazz tunes on piano, with soulful vocals.Sun-Fri 9pm-12.45am. Piano Bar (04 399 5555).KaraPat plays Irish tunes and blues on fiddle, banjo and guitar.Fri 9.30pm-12.30am, Sat 9pm-midnight, Wed 9pm-midnight. The Irish Village (04 282 4750).Ptah BrownThe vocalist and songwriter dazzles with blues, jazz, pop and gospel.Mon and Wed-Sat from 9.15pm. Oeno (04 399 4141).Rachael Calladine and QuartetA fusion of jazz, soul and funk, with some smooth vocals.Sat brunch 12.30pm-3.30pm. Latitude (04 406 8999).Rami and bandAll-male three-piece band playing instrumental jazz.Fri 9am-noon. Bloomingdales (04 362 7500).The Fairplay ProjectA three-piece soul and jazz band with vocals from Rachael Calladine.Fri brunch 1pm-4pm. The Meydan (04 381 3333).Thuli and the BandR&B and soul from this group, with great vocals from Thuli.Fri brunch 12.30pm-3.30pm. Latitude (04 406 8999).UrbanExpect a cool selection of R&B, soul, funk and house tunes at this popular Garhoud bar.Sat-Thu 10.30pm-1am. Warehouse (04 217 0000).Yasmin DuoA range of classic American jazz.Sun-Fri 10pm-2am. Cooz (04 317 1234).Live latin & worldBouzouki BandTraditional Greek taverna tunes with female vocals.Mon-Sat 7pm-1am. Yia Yia (04 346 1111).Kche LiveLatin music.Mon-Sat 9pm-1am. Malecon (04 346 1111).