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 Newton Faulkner on Dubai, covering Bohemian Rhapsody and Bananarama Dubai’s best original bands Your World Cup hotspot on a rooftop DJ Martin Solveig on Dubai's party scene 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).