Posts tagged ‘club

STOP PRESS 3Kings bring their brand of North Mississippi Hill Country Blues to the Christmas concert of Going Up The Country at Worthenbury Village Hall this Friday. According to Wikipedia Hill country blues (also known as North Mississippi hill country blues or North Mississippi blues) is a regional style of country blues. It is […]

Mississippi Hill Country Blues trio 3 Kings will take to the stage as part of the all day food and drink festival in Hoole, Chester on Sat 03 Oct. Ten of Chester’s finest bars and pubs will do battle in two competitions – the Mocking Bird Tap, the Oaklands, Luke and Gin Rickeys, Joseph […]

A superb evening’s entertainment last night at Chester’s excellent Live Rooms. Ian Siegal brought his crack European band to town to start the UK leg of his huge European tour. Surprisingly Siegal’s first ever Chester gig. There was not a roots music genre untouched in two hours of the finest entertainment – blues, soul, funk, […]

There is a slab of American rock and roll in Chester on Sunday night.  New York band The Dough Rollers will be playing live at The Compass, Chester. Hot off the back of a support slot with Billy Idol and heading for support slots with The Black Keys – this is sure to be a […]

A rare chance to see some blues at the Cellar Bar, Chester this coming Sat night as 3Kings bring their blend of uptempo Mississippi Hill Country Blues to this lively bar on the outskirts of the city.  10pm start.  Free entry.

Gig: 3 Kings – 2015 dates

Posted on: Saturday, Jan 10, 2015

Three dates so far for 3Kings, featuring’s own Ken Peace on mile wide harmonica and gravelling about 1/3 of the vocals. 23 Jan – Worthenbury Blues Club 28 Feb – Cellar Bar, Chester. 10pm 28 Mar – Kash Taprooms, Chester 4pm Happy Hour. Here’s a taster – one minute of each of five songs. […]

Marcus Bonfanti at Studio 2, Liverpool – 27th November 2014 After a fine opening to the evening’s entertainment by two impressive local bands, New Heys and Midnight Ramble, Marcus Bonfanti took to the stage, supported by an excellent rhythm section of Matthew Waer on bass guitar and Craig Connet on drums. In a single, typically […]

A rare North West gig for John Fairhurst next week in Manchester. John Fairhurst truly epitomises the modern day wandering blues man. Stories of hunger, listlessness, roaming and reckless abandon are just a prelude to John’s story, something that can only be fully understood in the presence of the man. His magnetic raconteur style and […]

Timetable of Events Thursday 13th Nov. Gary Boyle Band – Number 39. Start: 9:00pm Friday 14th Nov Shakatak – Library Theatre. Doors: 7:00pm Start: 7:30pm *This is a ticketed event and is priced at £18.00 advance or £20.00 on the door Gary Hall – The Belgrave. Start 9:00pm Junkhouse Dog Blues Band – The Crown. […]

The Kash Taproom Saturday happy hour sessions continue this week with some up-tempo live blues. Live on stage from 4 pm to 7 pm. North West based trio 3Kings will be featuring for their second visit.  Playing a danceable mixture of lo-fi bluesy material – they are sure to make happy hour pass with a […]

Matt Andersen at Liverpool Marina – 3rd October 2014 On his eagerly awaited return visit to the city, Canada’s finest acoustic blues exponent enraptured a large, enthusiastic audience at Liverpool Marina. The big man’s superb vocals matched his considerable frame and were brilliantly complemented by his exceptional guitarmanship. He set the scene with the upbeat […]

YouTube: The Howlin’ Brothers

Posted on: Sunday, Oct 5, 2014

Appearing at The Compass, Chester on 20th October. I’ll be there – hope you can make it too.

The Citadel Arts Centre, St Helens – Blues Guitarist Aynsley Lister Set For Rousing St. Helens Gig Saturday 20 September, 2014 Aynsley Lister Tickets: £12 in advance, £14 on the door Doors: 7.30pm The Citadel is delighted to announce that leading British blues artist, Aynsley Lister, is performing on Saturday 20 September. When explosive natural […]

Bluefunk Rhythm And Blues Club!gig-list/c6h4 Jim Kirkpatrick plays Rory Gallagher with special guests Barry Barnes of Sinnerboy and Rich Newman of the Rory Gallagher Band and Chris Cliff on bass. When : Thurs Sept 4th Ticket : £10 Where : KIVA, Macclesfield Two of the finest exponents of Rory Gallagher’s  music are joined by […]

Gig: September at BJ’s in Chorley

Posted on: Sunday, Aug 31, 2014

September line up at BJ’s Rock In The Blues Club 4th – Doctor Truth 11th – The Shakers 18th – Rhythm Zoo 25th – Tin Pan Alley Free admission every Thursday 9-30pm to 11-15 pm The Minstrel Eaves Green Road, Chorley PR7 3PQ

YouTube: Matt Anderson

Posted on: Friday, Aug 29, 2014

Here’s a taster for the upcoming gig at Johnny’s Blues Club at Liverpool Marina on 03 Oct. This is the Matt Anderson Band live. Watch this space for the full press release about the Liverpool gig.