Posts tagged ‘club

Review: Dani Wilde – True Blues Club, Earlestown

Posted on: Friday, Jun 22, 2012

Friday, 15th June, 2012 Dani Wilde – True Blues Club, Earlestown The second part of this unplugged blues show was performed by the headliners, The Dani Wilde Band. Dani and her band have had some success over the past few years, and has toured part of the USA and parts of Europe, but Dani is […]

Gigs: The Producers – Chester & Crewe

Posted on: Wednesday, Jun 20, 2012

**REMINDER: TOMORROW AND SUNDAY** One of the most exciting and stylish bands on the circuit, Bournemouth based The Producers are among the leaders of the the current blues phenomenon topped  by Joe Bonamassa and John Mayer.  The Producers are something really something special, playing the freshest live blues in Britain today. Concerned with feel and […]

Gig: Dani Wilde – True Blues Club, Earlestown

Posted on: Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012

Friday, 15th June, 2012 True Blues Club at Earlestown Conservative Club An audience with Dani Wilde: ‘Live and Unplugged’ – featuring Will Wilde and Stuart Dixon Ruf Records blues and soul star Dani Wilde is back with her exciting new album, “Juice Me Up”. Having toured 200 dates worldwide in 2011, the British vocalist and […]

Thursday, 5th July, 2012 Texas guitarist Jim Suhler, brings his band, Monkey Beat to Bluefunk @ Poynton WMC as one of only five UK dates on a European tour. Suhler, hailing from Dallas, is also currently a member of George Thorogood’s Destroyers. Tickets are £13, doors 8 pm – contact Garry White on 07818884324, or […]

Gig: Forty 4 – Alexander’s, Chester

Posted on: Saturday, May 26, 2012

**Tomorrow night** Sunday, 27th May, 2012 Alexander’s, Chester – Rufus Court (CH1 2JW) **Tickets available on the door** The excellent Forty 4 have kindly agreed to play at a fundraiser for the Senior Section of the Deva Girl Guides, to raise funds for a trip to Jamboree 2012 in Denmark this summer. Once again Pauline […]

Gig: Dave Kelly & Bob Hall – Malpas, Cheshire

Posted on: Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Thursday, 31st May, 2012 Malpas Sports & Social Club, Wrexham Road These two legends of the British blues will be appearing at The Malpas Arts Festival, in the festival marquee at Malpas Sports & Social Club in Wrexham Road, at 9.15 pm . . . the gig having been arranged by ‘Goin’ Up The Country’ […]

**Reminder: Early bird tickets available until 15th June** The lineup of the Worthenbury Festival has been announced. You can download the flyer here.

Gig update: Rhythm Zoo – Amuse, Macclesfield

Posted on: Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Please note Rhythm Zoo are playing Amuse in Macclesfield this Saturday,  19th May, not the 18th as originally posted in the previous Bluefunk listings.

Gig: John Emil – Ellesmere, Shropshire

Posted on: Wednesday, May 16, 2012

News just in from Pete Evans: The outstanding American acoustic guitarist John Emil who played a superb set at the Bangor on Dee Blues Festival last Saturday is back in the area this coming Friday 18th May at 8pm at: Greenhill Bank and Dudleston Heath Workingmen’s Club, near Ellesmere, Shropshire SY12 9LU. This new venue […]

**TOMORROW** THUR 17th MAY – BILL SHEFFIELD + DAVE SAUNDERS Alexanders Jazz Cafe + Bar, Rufus Court, Chester. CH1 2JW  01244 340005 Adv £8.00      Door £10.00       Doors 8pm Although the foundation for Bill Sheffield’s music is the Blues, the live concert contains elements of many other genres’; folk, country and gospel. Classifying it as […]

Friday, 11th May, 2012 What a fantastic night’s entertainment again at this brilliant club. The band After Hours took to the stage and wowed the audience. If you didn’t go you missed a treat. This blues trio from Preston in Lancashire, played a great mix of blues standards from the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Stevie […]

Review: Marcus Bonfanti at Eric’s, Liverpool

Posted on: Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Marcus Bonfanti returned to Liverpool, his spiritual home, to deliver a splendid performance of his own music to an appreciative audience at one of the city’s iconic venues, Eric’s. The singer/guitarist from London, a former student at LIPA, was backed by a superb rhythm section that boasted the considerable skills of drummer Alex Reeves and […]

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Friday, 13th April, 2012 This fantastic venue at Earlestown is without doubt one of the most sophisticated of its type, bar none, and attracts many a top notch band to entertain its faithful audience. I was privileged to be in that club to witness a remarkable set of musicians by the name of The Midnite […]

Review: Rhythm Zoo – BJs Blues Club, Chorley

Posted on: Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Thursday, 5th April, 2012 This five piece band travelled from Shrewsbury, Cheshire and Derbyshire to entertain the packed crowd at Chorley and they were not disappointed. The band gave a good account of themselves and their stage craft was of the highest order. Andrea Jones, known as Andi, has a rich blues soulful voice and […]

Thursday, 12th April, 2012 Peter ‘Sarge’ Frampton on lead guitar and vocals formed The Escape Committee some twenty odd years ago, the personnel might have changed over the years but the standard of musicianship has not, this is a ‘power pack’ foursome of the finest quality. John Gibson on bass guitar has been with the […]

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