Posts tagged ‘birkenhead

Gigs: Peter Price – Birkenhead & Warrington

Posted on: Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012

The Warrington-based acoustic blues guitarist Peter Price has a couple of forthcoming prestigious local gigs, with a new cd launch at the home-town show:       Saturday,  1st December, 2012 “Peter is a guitarist/singer with brilliant international reputation following a musical career which has so far taken him to festivals and concert venues throughout the UK, […]

Gig: Lots of gigs tonight

Posted on: Saturday, Oct 13, 2012

There is loads of music for you to enjoy tonight.  Many of these I haven’t posted before due to being away for a week and a half having fun in the USA. The Hexmen – Swinging Arm, Birkenhead The Alison Horne Band – The Piper, Hoole, Chester Martin Stephenson – Appleton Thorn Nimmo Bros – […]

Gig: March events at Pacific Road, Birkenhead

Posted on: Sunday, Mar 6, 2011

King Pleasure & The Biscuit Boys – 11 Mar 2011 Acknowledged as one of the finest live bands in the country, King Please & The Biscuit Boys have appeared with their full-throttle swinging music at every major jazz festival delighting audiences along the way. A night not to be missed! The Hamsters – 19 Mar […]

Gig: Hexmen Gigs for Sept 2010

Posted on: Friday, Aug 27, 2010

Here are the upcoming gigs for The Hexmen Blues Band.  Please note the new venue Jax Bistro in Bulkeley, Cheshire. Saturday August 28th  9:30pm – 11:00 The Swinging Arm, Birkenhead   Free entry Sunday Sept 5th, 3pm – 5pm The Blundell Arms, Birkdale, Southport      Free Entry Thurs  Sept 9th  9:30pm – 11pm Jaxs Blues Club, Wrexham […]

My old mate from way back Neil Partington is doing a couple of gigs with top Liverpool drummer Lance Donnelly, the son of Supercharge’s Albie Donnelly. You can see the collective band that they have assembled on Thu 04 Mar at The Swinging Arm, Birkenhead.  Expect a night of rock, blues, funk and soul. Free […]

You can have a Bluesy New Year celebration with Liverpool slide guitar/bass guitar blues duo Blue C and harmonica player Dylan on New Year’s Eve, Thursday, December 31st. It’s at the Royal Hotel, Birkenhead/Oxton. More details nearer the time – meanwhile, put the date in your 2009 diary! Blue C are Raphael Callaghan, vocal, slide […]

Gary Murphy Solo 11 Nov 2009 An acoustic performance at Williamson Art Gallery Gary Murphy returns to the International Guitar Festival after his sell out performance of his hit show Guitar Legends last year. Returning as an ambassador of The International Guitar Festival, Gary returns to the Williamson Art Gallery for a very special solo […]

Gig – Catfish Keith – UK Tour 2009

Posted on: Tuesday, Oct 27, 2009

A mammoth tour as ever for Catfish Keith.  Here are the ones in Northwest England and North Wales. October 28th – Bluefunk, Poynton October 31st – Community Hall, Poulton-le-Fylde, nr. Blackpool 2nd November – Victoria Hotel, Menai Bridge, Anglesea 3rd November – Guitar workshop, Menai Bridge, Anglesea 4th November – Theatr Harlech, Harlech 5th November […]

International Guitar Festival of Great Britain

Posted on: Monday, Oct 26, 2009

The 21st International Guitar Festival of Great Britain is being held at various venues in Wirral for three weeks in November. As usual there are blues and rhythm and blues performers, including Woody Man, Catfish Keith, Tom Doughty, Peter Price and Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings with Georgie Fame and Albert Lee. The opening concert is […]

News from The Hexmen

Posted on: Tuesday, Oct 6, 2009

The Hexmen will be playing The Varsity, Hanover St, Liverpool this Thursday at 9:30pm 8th October. The album is on sale currently on itunes for £7.99. A limited edition of albums will be on sale at our gigs for £5 only ! Available by post, payment by cheque, paypal etc  contact : Other gigs […]

Gig: Woody Mann – UK Tour 2009

Posted on: Saturday, Aug 22, 2009

Woody Mann – UK Tour 2009 We have a handful of dates in the region for the renowned guitarist and performer Woody Mann. 16-Oct – Theatre Clywd, Mold 06-Nov – Worthenbury 11-Nov – Bluefunk, Poynton 13-Nov – Grand Theatre Studio, Blackpool 21-Nov – Guitar Festival, Birkenhead 22-Nov – Guitar Festival, Birkenhead Not only was Woody […]

Larry Carlton Trio – Tuesday, 31st March, Pacific Road Arts Centre, Birkenhead Tickets £25 – Box office 0151 666 0000 or book online at

YouTube: Dave Peabody at Pacific Road, Birkenhead

Posted on: Friday, Jan 2, 2009

Another Shertila upload.

Hamster photos from Shertila

Posted on: Thursday, Dec 18, 2008

Shertila was at the recent Hamsters gig in Birkenhead and he has posted some pictures to his Flickr site.

Wilko Johnson Pictures

Posted on: Sunday, Nov 30, 2008

New uploads from Shertila. Wilko Johnson, originally uploaded by shertila.