PROOF POSITIVE 13 – Monday 11th April 2016


Please welcome two live electronica acts making their debut at Proof Positive.

worriedaboutsatan arrive as part of their UK tour: an electronica duo from Yorkshire who make atmospheric techno that contains a strong element of live performance.

And in support, they have asked their friend Sunset Graves to play:

Tom Rogerson opens.

Hope to see you there – usual place, Servant Jazz Quarters, 8pm.


PROOF POSITIVE 12 – Monday 15th February 2016


We’re back for another year with three PP alumni.

Johnny Broke is the new analogue synth solo project of Shitwife’s Wayne Adams.

And Three Trapped Tigers drummer Adam Betts returns for another gig following his storming debut last Summer a taste of which can be seen here:

Tom Rogerson (also of Three Trapped Tigers) opens on piano.

Hope to see you there!

PROOF POSITIVE 11 – Tuesday 16th June 2015

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Proof Positive returns with two of the best drummers in London.

Charles Hayward is one of the most reputed and prolific improvisers in the country having forged a career over 40 years, originating with his work in legendary post-punk pioneers This Heat and successors Camberwell Now.

Adam Betts is best-known as the drummer with Three Trapped Tigers and Emperor Yes, but has also worked with artists as diverse as Ghostpoet and Brian Eno, as well as performing the complete live recreation of Goldie’s Timeless at the Festival Hall last Summer. He will be debuting a new solo project.



Tom Rogerson supports on piano.

Hope you can make it.

PROOF POSITIVE 10 – Monday 9th MARCH 2015


We’re delighted to welcome back two PP veterans and friends, Dan Nicholls and Chris Sharkey.

Dan’s band Strobes is about to record their debut album: expect thrash-metallic polyrhythmic world spazz of this sort –

And Chris has played twice before, once as solo guitarist, once with his incredible band Shiver, and now he brings us his latest solo project, Survival Skills which can be heard below:

Hope to see you there.

Proof Positive RETURNS – 21st October 2014


After a long break for the Summer, Proof Positive returns with drum/laptop electronic noise duo Shitwife, and solo synth/drone improv from christopher alcock.

See clips of Shitwife here:

christopher alcock’s music can be heard here:

Tom Rogerson opens on piano and here’s a clip of his latest performance:

Doors at 8pm at Servant Jazz Quarters. £5. See you there!

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Proof Positive 7 – June 11th

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Following his stellar performance last year, acclaimed guitarist Chris Sharkey returns to Proof Positive this time with his new trio, Shiver (also featuring Andy Champion on bass and Joost Hendrickx on drums) who have just completed their UK tour in support of Polar Bear.

Check them out here:

Tom Rogerson will open on the piano with another support act to be confirmed.


Doors 8pm at Servant Jazz Quarters.