Gig: Matt Schofield headlines Fleetwoodstock Blues Night – 04 Nov 2011
Posted on: Sunday, Oct 30, 2011
On Friday November 4th, British Blues Awards Guitarist of The Year Matt Schofield will headline the opening night of the annual Fleetwoodstock Music Festival www.fleetwoodstock.info as part of his UK Tour.
Now in it’s 7th year and celebrating the town of Fleetwoods 175th anniversary, Fleetwoodstock charity music festival is pleased to welcome the Matt Schofield Trio for the first time. Fleetwoodstock takes place over the weekend of the 4th, 5th and 6th of November at The Marine Hall, The Esplanade, Fleetwood www.marinehall.co.uk.
Friday the 4th is Blues Night and features the Matt Schofield Trio supported by Snakewater, The Shakers Blues Band and Glyn Bailey. Tickets are £12 in advance/£13 on the door. Doors open 6.30pm
Saturday the 5th is Rock Night featuring the only UK appearance in 2011 of British melodic rock band TEN supported by This Uneven Sky, Counterparts, Escape Artist and Italian rock band Santi. Tickets are £12 in advance/£13 on the door. Doors open 6.30 pm
Sunday the 6th is local bands and performers playing throughout the afternoon and evening headlined by local favourites The Jeps. Doors open 12.30pm
Tickets are £5 for Sunday. A full weekend ticket is £20.
All the organisers of Fleetwoodstock are volunteers and all the local bands and performers give their services free. There will be a raffle with several prizes including a guitar very kindly donated by the Adam Black Guitar Company.
All profits from Fleetwoodstock go to local charities.
Tickets can be booked from the Marine Hall box office on 01253 887693 or online at www.marinehall.co.uk