Gig: Wyre Blues – Update from Alan Pearson
Posted on: Friday, Feb 6, 2009
From next Thursday, February 12th a brand new monthly blues night will be new starting in Fleetwood.
The Marine Hall in conjunction with Alan Pearson of towerblues will be bring the best in live blues back to the town.
The monthly event which will be called Wyre Blues kicks off in the Wyre Bar at The Marine Hall on Thusday Feb 12th at 9.00pm with the Mark Thornley Band. Mark is well remembered as a lead guitarist member of two popular Fylde Coast blues rock ensembles The Healers, who supported Peter Greens Splinter Group at the Blackpool Opera House and Red Handed who had several successful appearances on BBC Radio Lancashire.
On Thursday 26th March popular Preston based band After Hours Blues Band will be bringing their high powered brand of rockin’ blues to the port.
The following month, Thurs April 23rd sees the long awaited return of Fleetwood favourites The Harpbreakers led by harmonica player Nigel Dunne. The Harpbreakers were regular visitors to the much missed Fleetwood Blues Club.
Loads more excellent bands to come in the following months.Check out www.marinehall.co.uk
or ring 01253 771141 for details.